Period
to 25 February 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Internet skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Internet over the 6 months to 25 February 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Internet
UK > England
6 months to
25 Feb 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 261 180 174
Rank change year-on-year -81 -6 0
Permanent jobs citing Internet 789 2,220 2,853
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 1.19% 1.95% 2.04%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.85% 12.86% 13.41%
Number of salaries quoted 699 1,832 2,344
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +10.74%
10th Percentile £29,000 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £78,750 £77,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +11.11%

Internet is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 8,911 17,258 21,283
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 13.40% 15.13% 15.24%
Number of salaries quoted 7,022 13,998 16,967
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Internet
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Internet as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Internet in England

Internet
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Internet in England.

Salary trend for Internet in England

Internet
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Internet in England over the 6 months to 25 February 2021.

Salary histogram for Internet in England

Internet
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Internet within the England region over the 6 months to 25 February 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -120 246 £55,000 -1.79% 87
South West +22 159 £47,500 +5.56% 31
South East -35 135 £55,000 +22.22% 44
North of England -25 101 £47,500 - 51
Yorkshire +21 66 £47,500 - 16
East of England +4 49 £38,500 -9.41% 20
Midlands -119 42 £52,500 +26.51% 32
North West -20 32 £45,000 -10.00% 28
West Midlands -98 28 £52,500 +23.53% 20
East Midlands +6 14 £43,500 +24.29% 12
North East 0 3 £40,000 +33.33% 7
Internet
UK

For the 6 months to 25 February 2021, IT jobs citing Internet also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for Internet.

1 210 (26.62%) Agile Software Development
2 176 (22.31%) Microsoft
3 175 (22.18%) Python
4 174 (22.05%) Azure
5 157 (19.90%) Linux
6 153 (19.39%) Firewall
7 151 (19.14%) Degree
8 148 (18.76%) Windows
9 147 (18.63%) Internet of Things
10 136 (17.24%) JavaScript
11 128 (16.22%) AWS
12 117 (14.83%) Problem-Solving
13 115 (14.58%) Active Directory
14 114 (14.45%) DNS
15 113 (14.32%) VMware
16 110 (13.94%) DevOps
17 103 (13.05%) Software Engineering
18 101 (12.80%) Java
19 100 (12.67%) Analytics
20 97 (12.29%) Cisco
21 92 (11.66%) Docker
22 87 (11.03%) WAN
23 86 (10.90%) PowerShell
24 85 (10.77%) C#
24 85 (10.77%) SQL
25 84 (10.65%) HTML
25 84 (10.65%) Finance
26 83 (10.52%) LAN
27 82 (10.39%) Computer Science
28 81 (10.27%) Cybersecurity

Internet
Co-occurring IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 30 (3.80%) IIS
2 25 (3.17%) Apache
3 23 (2.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 20 (2.53%) MS Exchange
5 18 (2.28%) SharePoint
6 12 (1.52%) Apache Spark
7 11 (1.39%) OpenStack
8 10 (1.27%) WordPress
9 9 (1.14%) Elasticsearch
10 8 (1.01%) nginx
11 7 (0.89%) Confluence
11 7 (0.89%) Tomcat
12 6 (0.76%) CMS
12 6 (0.76%) ejabberd
13 5 (0.63%) Drupal
13 5 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2003
13 5 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2013
14 4 (0.51%) SharePoint Server
15 3 (0.38%) Apache Airflow
16 2 (0.25%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 26 (3.30%) Microsoft Office
2 19 (2.41%) Microsoft Excel
3 12 (1.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (0.63%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.38%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.25%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.13%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.13%) Adobe XD
7 1 (0.13%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 8 (1.01%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
2 5 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.38%) Distributed Ledger
3 3 (0.38%) Oracle Cash Management
4 2 (0.25%) Magento
4 2 (0.25%) SAP S/4HANA
4 2 (0.25%) Shopify
5 1 (0.13%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.13%) Maximo
5 1 (0.13%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (0.13%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.13%) Oracle E-Business Tax
5 1 (0.13%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.13%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.13%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.13%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.13%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.13%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.13%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.13%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 174 (22.05%) Azure
2 128 (16.22%) AWS
3 71 (9.00%) Microsoft 365
4 70 (8.87%) SaaS
5 48 (6.08%) PaaS
6 41 (5.20%) IaaS
7 31 (3.93%) GCP
8 29 (3.68%) Power Platform
9 28 (3.55%) Cloud Computing
10 23 (2.92%) PowerApps
11 21 (2.66%) Serverless
12 20 (2.53%) AWS Lambda
13 19 (2.41%) Azure Functions
14 17 (2.15%) GitHub
15 10 (1.27%) Azure Active Directory
16 9 (1.14%) G Suite
17 7 (0.89%) Amazon EC2
17 7 (0.89%) AWS CloudFormation
18 4 (0.51%) Amazon S3
18 4 (0.51%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 153 (19.39%) Firewall
2 114 (14.45%) DNS
3 87 (11.03%) WAN
4 83 (10.52%) LAN
5 75 (9.51%) Wireless
6 69 (8.75%) TCP/IP
7 65 (8.24%) VPN
8 64 (8.11%) DHCP
9 63 (7.98%) MPLS
10 55 (6.97%) VLAN
11 50 (6.34%) Network Security
11 50 (6.34%) Wi-Fi
12 41 (5.20%) BGP
13 35 (4.44%) Ethernet
14 33 (4.18%) HTTP
15 29 (3.68%) IPv6
15 29 (3.68%) OSPF
15 29 (3.68%) VoIP
16 27 (3.42%) IPv4
17 25 (3.17%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (10.14%) Big Data
2 66 (8.37%) SQL Server
3 28 (3.55%) MySQL
3 28 (3.55%) NoSQL
4 13 (1.65%) PostgreSQL
4 13 (1.65%) Relational Database
5 12 (1.52%) Data Lake
6 8 (1.01%) CouchDB
6 8 (1.01%) Power BI
7 7 (0.89%) Redis
8 5 (0.63%) Amazon Athena
8 5 (0.63%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (0.63%) Oracle Database
8 5 (0.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (0.63%) Tableau
9 4 (0.51%) Blockchain
9 4 (0.51%) Hadoop
9 4 (0.51%) MongoDB
9 4 (0.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (0.38%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 52 (6.59%) Git (software)
2 23 (2.92%) JIRA
3 14 (1.77%) Jenkins
4 9 (1.14%) Cypress.io
4 9 (1.14%) Visual Studio
5 6 (0.76%) Selenium
5 6 (0.76%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (0.63%) Cucumber
6 5 (0.63%) PHPUnit
7 4 (0.51%) Gradle
7 4 (0.51%) Postman
7 4 (0.51%) RSpec
8 3 (0.38%) AccuRev
8 3 (0.38%) GitLab
8 3 (0.38%) webpack
9 2 (0.25%) Burp Suite
9 2 (0.25%) Fiddler
9 2 (0.25%) Maven
9 2 (0.25%) Protractor
9 2 (0.25%) TeamCity
General
1 84 (10.65%) Finance
2 47 (5.96%) Telecoms
3 33 (4.18%) Marketing
4 32 (4.06%) Electronics
5 29 (3.68%) Local Government
6 24 (3.04%) Public Sector
7 18 (2.28%) Games
7 18 (2.28%) Law
8 17 (2.15%) Legal
9 12 (1.52%) Manufacturing
10 11 (1.39%) Aerospace
11 10 (1.27%) Banking
11 10 (1.27%) Retail
12 7 (0.89%) French Language
13 6 (0.76%) German Language
13 6 (0.76%) Police
14 4 (0.51%) Advertising
14 4 (0.51%) Back Office
14 4 (0.51%) Spanish Language
15 3 (0.38%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 166 (21.04%) Developer
2 65 (8.24%) Network Engineer
3 55 (6.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 48 (6.08%) Cloud Engineer
5 47 (5.96%) Architect
6 44 (5.58%) Analyst
7 39 (4.94%) Cloud Developer
8 38 (4.82%) IT Engineer
8 38 (4.82%) Systems Engineer
9 34 (4.31%) Senior Developer
10 33 (4.18%) Consultant
11 32 (4.06%) Full Stack Developer
12 30 (3.80%) Security Engineer
12 30 (3.80%) Support Engineer
13 29 (3.68%) DevOps Engineer
14 27 (3.42%) Software Developer
14 27 (3.42%) Software Engineer
15 25 (3.17%) Linux Engineer
16 22 (2.79%) IT Support
16 22 (2.79%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (10.65%) HTML
2 78 (9.89%) CSS
3 65 (8.24%) React
4 59 (7.48%) Web Services
5 56 (7.10%) .NET
6 45 (5.70%) REST
7 44 (5.58%) AngularJS
7 44 (5.58%) RESTful
8 40 (5.07%) Node.js
9 31 (3.93%) 802.1X
10 25 (3.17%) .NET Core
10 25 (3.17%) .NET Framework
11 21 (2.66%) Vue.js
12 20 (2.53%) Elastic Stack
12 20 (2.53%) JSON
12 20 (2.53%) XML
13 17 (2.15%) HTML5
14 16 (2.03%) Apache Flex
15 15 (1.90%) Spring
16 14 (1.77%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 147 (18.63%) Internet of Things
2 79 (10.01%) Data Centre
3 61 (7.73%) Management Information System
4 57 (7.22%) Analytical Skills
5 50 (6.34%) Algorithms
6 43 (5.45%) Mobile App
7 41 (5.20%) Public Cloud
8 31 (3.93%) User Experience
9 30 (3.80%) Self-Motivation
10 29 (3.68%) Data Structures
11 24 (3.04%) Cloud Native
11 24 (3.04%) Greenfield Project
12 20 (2.53%) Smart Home
13 17 (2.15%) Enterprise Software
14 13 (1.65%) Replication
15 12 (1.52%) Driving Licence
16 11 (1.39%) Clustering
16 11 (1.39%) Virtual Team
17 10 (1.27%) Home Automation
18 8 (1.01%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 157 (19.90%) Linux
2 148 (18.76%) Windows
3 54 (6.84%) Windows Server
4 42 (5.32%) Android
5 34 (4.31%) Apple iOS
5 34 (4.31%) Unix
6 29 (3.68%) Windows 10
7 25 (3.17%) Ubuntu
8 22 (2.79%) Windows 7
9 20 (2.53%) Windows Server 2012
10 19 (2.41%) Windows Server 2008
11 18 (2.28%) CentOS
12 15 (1.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 15 (1.90%) Windows Server 2016
13 13 (1.65%) Debian
14 9 (1.14%) Fedora
14 9 (1.14%) Windows Server 2019
15 6 (0.76%) Mac OS X
15 6 (0.76%) Windows 8
16 5 (0.63%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 210 (26.62%) Agile Software Development
2 117 (14.83%) Problem-Solving
3 110 (13.94%) DevOps
4 103 (13.05%) Software Engineering
5 100 (12.67%) Analytics
6 82 (10.39%) Computer Science
7 81 (10.27%) Cybersecurity
8 64 (8.11%) Microservices
9 63 (7.98%) Mentoring
10 62 (7.86%) Machine Learning
11 60 (7.60%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 58 (7.35%) Data Science
13 57 (7.22%) ITIL
13 57 (7.22%) Project Management
14 56 (7.10%) Coaching
14 56 (7.10%) Use Case
15 54 (6.84%) Continuous Integration
16 49 (6.21%) Test Automation
17 48 (6.08%) Information Security
18 43 (5.45%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 175 (22.18%) Python
2 136 (17.24%) JavaScript
3 101 (12.80%) Java
4 86 (10.90%) PowerShell
5 85 (10.77%) C#
5 85 (10.77%) SQL
6 68 (8.62%) C
7 62 (7.86%) TypeScript
8 55 (6.97%) Go
9 48 (6.08%) PHP
10 42 (5.32%) Perl
10 42 (5.32%) Ruby
11 37 (4.69%) Shell Script
12 30 (3.80%) Bash Shell
13 28 (3.55%) C++
14 8 (1.01%) Embedded C++
15 6 (0.76%) Erlang
15 6 (0.76%) Scala
15 6 (0.76%) VB.NET
16 5 (0.63%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 151 (19.14%) Degree
2 68 (8.62%) Computer Science Degree
3 60 (7.60%) Cisco Certification
4 58 (7.35%) Security Cleared
5 40 (5.07%) Master's Degree
6 38 (4.82%) SC Cleared
7 37 (4.69%) CCNA
7 37 (4.69%) CCNP
8 27 (3.42%) DV Cleared
9 18 (2.28%) CISSP
10 17 (2.15%) Microsoft Certification
11 11 (1.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 10 (1.27%) DBS Check
13 9 (1.14%) CCIE
13 9 (1.14%) MCITP
14 7 (0.89%) PhD
15 6 (0.76%) CISM
16 5 (0.63%) ISSAP
16 5 (0.63%) JNCIP
16 5 (0.63%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (3.68%) QA
1 29 (3.68%) SLA
2 23 (2.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (1.39%) PCI DSS
4 9 (1.14%) GDPR
5 6 (0.76%) NIST
6 5 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 5 (0.63%) PMO
7 4 (0.51%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 4 (0.51%) NIST 800
7 4 (0.51%) RMADS
8 3 (0.38%) ISO 20022
8 3 (0.38%) PSD2
8 3 (0.38%) TARGET2
9 2 (0.25%) ISO 22301
10 1 (0.13%) Data Quality
10 1 (0.13%) EMIR
10 1 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 17025
10 1 (0.13%) ISO17020
10 1 (0.13%) NCSC
System Software
1 115 (14.58%) Active Directory
2 92 (11.66%) Docker
3 72 (9.13%) VMware Infrastructure
4 30 (3.80%) KVM
5 26 (3.30%) Hyper-V
6 24 (3.04%) Firmware
7 13 (1.65%) vSphere
8 12 (1.52%) Xen
9 11 (1.39%) XenDesktop
10 8 (1.01%) XenApp
11 7 (0.89%) Kamailio
11 7 (0.89%) VMware ESXi
12 6 (0.76%) iptables
12 6 (0.76%) Postfix
12 6 (0.76%) QEMU
13 5 (0.63%) oVirt
13 5 (0.63%) Slurm Workload Manager
14 4 (0.51%) Btrfs
14 4 (0.51%) Ceph
14 4 (0.51%) DRBD
Systems Management
1 69 (8.75%) Kubernetes
2 43 (5.45%) Terraform
3 36 (4.56%) Puppet
4 34 (4.31%) Ansible
5 26 (3.30%) Opscode Chef
6 13 (1.65%) ZABBIX
7 12 (1.52%) CFEngine
7 12 (1.52%) Demisto
8 10 (1.27%) FortiGate
8 10 (1.27%) Nagios
9 9 (1.14%) HAProxy
10 8 (1.01%) NetBackup
10 8 (1.01%) Norton AntiVirus
10 8 (1.01%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 6 (0.76%) Galera Cluster
11 6 (0.76%) Salt
12 5 (0.63%) Check_MK
12 5 (0.63%) Observium
12 5 (0.63%) Red Hat Spacewalk
12 5 (0.63%) SCCM
Vendors
1 176 (22.31%) Microsoft
2 113 (14.32%) VMware
3 97 (12.29%) Cisco
4 74 (9.38%) Oracle
5 54 (6.84%) Juniper
6 52 (6.59%) Google
7 50 (6.34%) Citrix
8 32 (4.06%) HP
9 30 (3.80%) Palo Alto
10 25 (3.17%) PagerDuty
11 24 (3.04%) CheckPoint
12 20 (2.53%) Xamarin
13 19 (2.41%) ServiceNow
14 18 (2.28%) EMC
14 18 (2.28%) Red Hat
14 18 (2.28%) Splunk
15 14 (1.77%) ArcSight
15 14 (1.77%) Mitel
16 12 (1.52%) Brocade
16 12 (1.52%) Salesforce.com