Period
to 25 November 2020

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 November 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Internet
UK > England
6 months to
25 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 228 174 168
Rank change year-on-year -54 -6 +7
Permanent jobs citing Internet 734 2,514 3,078
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 1.47% 2.02% 2.07%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.69% 13.01% 13.77%
Number of salaries quoted 675 1,931 2,570
Median annual salary £52,500 £49,145 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.83% -1.71% +11.11%
10th Percentile £31,250 £25,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £81,250 £75,000
UK median annual salary £53,250 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +12.11% -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 7,575 19,328 22,345
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 15.12% 15.50% 15.02%
Number of salaries quoted 6,129 15,202 17,692
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £29,000 £26,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £81,250 £77,500 £75,000
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 November 2020.

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 November 2020. 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 -56 285 £60,000 +9.09% 70
South West +11 110 £57,500 +27.78% 28
South East -12 109 £62,500 +38.89% 55
North of England -36 96 £46,000 +8.24% 42
Midlands -30 71 £52,500 +32.03% 20
North West +25 50 £47,500 +17.28% 17
West Midlands -22 46 £52,500 +31.25% 9
East of England +53 40 £38,500 -23.00% 13
Yorkshire -43 40 £46,750 +10.00% 20
East Midlands +20 25 £41,250 +17.86% 11
North East +17 6 £36,250 +20.83% 5
Internet
UK

For the 6 months to 25 November 2020, 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.

1 205 (27.93%) Microsoft
2 185 (25.20%) Azure
3 180 (24.52%) Agile Software Development
4 162 (22.07%) Firewall
5 155 (21.12%) Windows
6 140 (19.07%) Python
7 131 (17.85%) Linux
8 125 (17.03%) DNS
9 124 (16.89%) AWS
10 122 (16.62%) DevOps
10 122 (16.62%) Internet of Things
11 116 (15.80%) JavaScript
12 114 (15.53%) Cybersecurity
13 113 (15.40%) Active Directory
14 106 (14.44%) Finance
14 106 (14.44%) Degree
15 101 (13.76%) Cisco
16 99 (13.49%) Problem-Solving
17 88 (11.99%) C#
17 88 (11.99%) VMware
17 88 (11.99%) Security Cleared
18 87 (11.85%) SQL
19 86 (11.72%) Office 365
20 83 (11.31%) PowerShell
21 79 (10.76%) .NET
22 77 (10.49%) SQL Server
22 77 (10.49%) WAN
23 75 (10.22%) Cisco Certification
24 73 (9.95%) TCP/IP
24 73 (9.95%) VPN

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 38 (5.18%) IIS
2 20 (2.72%) SharePoint
3 16 (2.18%) MS Exchange
4 15 (2.04%) Apache
5 13 (1.77%) CMS
6 11 (1.50%) WordPress
7 10 (1.36%) Apache Spark
7 10 (1.36%) EPiServer
8 9 (1.23%) Confluence
8 9 (1.23%) Elasticsearch
9 7 (0.95%) Headless CMS
9 7 (0.95%) Kentico
9 7 (0.95%) Sitecore CMS
9 7 (0.95%) Umbraco
10 6 (0.82%) OpenStack
11 5 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2003
11 5 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2013
11 5 (0.68%) Jupyter
12 4 (0.54%) Drupal
13 3 (0.41%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 64 (8.72%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (1.23%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (0.54%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (0.41%) Adobe Captivate
4 3 (0.41%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.41%) Sketch
4 3 (0.41%) Zeplin
5 1 (0.14%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 11 (1.50%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
2 4 (0.54%) Distributed Ledger
2 4 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.41%) Carpe Diem
3 3 (0.41%) Magento
3 3 (0.41%) Oracle Cash Management
3 3 (0.41%) Shopify
4 2 (0.27%) SAP S/4HANA
5 1 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.14%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.14%) Q-Pulse
5 1 (0.14%) SAP Hybris
5 1 (0.14%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 185 (25.20%) Azure
2 124 (16.89%) AWS
3 86 (11.72%) Office 365
4 51 (6.95%) SaaS
5 46 (6.27%) PaaS
6 44 (5.99%) IaaS
7 36 (4.90%) Power Platform
8 33 (4.50%) PowerApps
9 32 (4.36%) AWS Lambda
9 32 (4.36%) Serverless
10 31 (4.22%) Azure Functions
11 20 (2.72%) Cloud Computing
12 18 (2.45%) GCP
13 12 (1.63%) Azure Active Directory
14 10 (1.36%) G Suite
15 9 (1.23%) GitHub
16 6 (0.82%) Dynamics 365
16 6 (0.82%) Mimecast
17 5 (0.68%) Amazon EC2
17 5 (0.68%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 162 (22.07%) Firewall
2 125 (17.03%) DNS
3 77 (10.49%) WAN
4 73 (9.95%) TCP/IP
4 73 (9.95%) VPN
5 69 (9.40%) Network Security
6 65 (8.86%) LAN
7 60 (8.17%) Wireless
8 56 (7.63%) Wi-Fi
9 48 (6.54%) DHCP
10 47 (6.40%) MPLS
11 46 (6.27%) VoIP
12 41 (5.59%) VLAN
13 37 (5.04%) BGP
14 30 (4.09%) HTTP
15 28 (3.81%) Ethernet
15 28 (3.81%) OSPF
16 21 (2.86%) IPv6
16 21 (2.86%) SAN
17 18 (2.45%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (10.49%) SQL Server
2 67 (9.13%) Big Data
3 30 (4.09%) MySQL
4 21 (2.86%) NoSQL
5 15 (2.04%) Relational Database
6 12 (1.63%) SQL Server 2019
7 10 (1.36%) Redis
7 10 (1.36%) SQL Server 2012
8 9 (1.23%) MongoDB
9 8 (1.09%) PostgreSQL
10 7 (0.95%) Data Lake
10 7 (0.95%) Hadoop
11 6 (0.82%) RDBMS
12 5 (0.68%) Amazon Athena
12 5 (0.68%) CouchDB
13 4 (0.54%) Tableau
14 3 (0.41%) Power BI
14 3 (0.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 2 (0.27%) Apache Ignite
15 2 (0.27%) Cosmos DB
Development Applications
1 66 (8.99%) Git (software)
2 22 (3.00%) JIRA
3 21 (2.86%) Visual Studio
4 12 (1.63%) Jenkins
5 9 (1.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 7 (0.95%) Selenium
7 6 (0.82%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (0.82%) webpack
8 5 (0.68%) Babel
9 4 (0.54%) Cucumber
9 4 (0.54%) Cypress.io
10 3 (0.41%) GitLab
10 3 (0.41%) TeamCity
11 2 (0.27%) Bitbucket
11 2 (0.27%) Burp Suite
11 2 (0.27%) Gradle
11 2 (0.27%) Maven
11 2 (0.27%) Postman
11 2 (0.27%) Xdebug
12 1 (0.14%) REST Assured
General
1 106 (14.44%) Finance
2 73 (9.95%) Telecoms
3 65 (8.86%) Marketing
4 48 (6.54%) Public Sector
5 45 (6.13%) Manufacturing
6 44 (5.99%) Electronics
7 40 (5.45%) Law
8 29 (3.95%) Local Government
9 28 (3.81%) Legal
10 25 (3.41%) Games
11 18 (2.45%) Retail
12 15 (2.04%) Aerospace
13 12 (1.63%) Police
14 10 (1.36%) Banking
15 5 (0.68%) Advertising
16 4 (0.54%) Back Office
16 4 (0.54%) Billing
16 4 (0.54%) French Language
17 2 (0.27%) Spanish Language
18 1 (0.14%) German Language
Job Titles
1 151 (20.57%) Developer
2 74 (10.08%) Architect
3 50 (6.81%) Security Engineer
4 48 (6.54%) Network Engineer
5 44 (5.99%) Analyst
6 37 (5.04%) IT Engineer
7 34 (4.63%) Solutions Architect
8 33 (4.50%) Senior Developer
9 32 (4.36%) .NET Developer
9 32 (4.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 28 (3.81%) Operations Engineer
11 26 (3.54%) Support Engineer
12 24 (3.27%) Cloud Engineer
13 23 (3.13%) Consultant
14 22 (3.00%) Security Specialist
14 22 (3.00%) Software Developer
14 22 (3.00%) Systems Engineer
15 21 (2.86%) Data Scientist
16 20 (2.72%) Cloud Specialist
16 20 (2.72%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (10.76%) .NET
2 73 (9.95%) HTML
3 72 (9.81%) CSS
4 51 (6.95%) AngularJS
5 49 (6.68%) Node.js
6 41 (5.59%) .NET Core
7 37 (5.04%) ASP.NET
7 37 (5.04%) React
8 36 (4.90%) RESTful
9 33 (4.50%) Web Services
10 28 (3.81%) .NET Framework
11 27 (3.68%) Spring
12 24 (3.27%) REST
13 22 (3.00%) ASP.NET Web API
13 22 (3.00%) Vue.js
14 21 (2.86%) Spring Boot
15 19 (2.59%) XML
16 18 (2.45%) ASP.NET MVC
16 18 (2.45%) jQuery
17 15 (2.04%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 122 (16.62%) Internet of Things
2 66 (8.99%) Management Information System
3 54 (7.36%) Analytical Skills
4 39 (5.31%) Data Centre
5 35 (4.77%) Cloud Native
5 35 (4.77%) Greenfield Project
6 28 (3.81%) Self-Motivation
7 27 (3.68%) Cybercrime
7 27 (3.68%) User Experience
8 23 (3.13%) Mobile App
9 16 (2.18%) Algorithms
10 12 (1.63%) Clustering
11 11 (1.50%) Client/Server
11 11 (1.50%) Video Conferencing
12 10 (1.36%) Public Cloud
13 8 (1.09%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 8 (1.09%) Online Banking
13 8 (1.09%) Security Operations Centre
14 7 (0.95%) PKI
14 7 (0.95%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 155 (21.12%) Windows
2 131 (17.85%) Linux
3 67 (9.13%) Windows Server
4 35 (4.77%) Unix
5 27 (3.68%) Windows Server 2012
6 26 (3.54%) Windows 10
7 24 (3.27%) Android
8 19 (2.59%) Ubuntu
9 18 (2.45%) CentOS
10 17 (2.32%) Windows Server 2008
10 17 (2.32%) Windows Server 2016
11 16 (2.18%) Windows 7
12 14 (1.91%) Apple iOS
13 10 (1.36%) Windows Server 2019
14 9 (1.23%) Mac OS
14 9 (1.23%) Windows 8
15 8 (1.09%) Fedora
16 7 (0.95%) Windows XP
17 5 (0.68%) Check Point GAiA
18 4 (0.54%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 180 (24.52%) Agile Software Development
2 122 (16.62%) DevOps
3 114 (15.53%) Cybersecurity
4 99 (13.49%) Problem-Solving
5 61 (8.31%) Microservices
6 60 (8.17%) Project Management
7 59 (8.04%) ITIL
8 56 (7.63%) Analytics
9 52 (7.08%) IT Strategy
10 49 (6.68%) Machine Learning
11 47 (6.40%) Digital Marketing
11 47 (6.40%) Mentoring
11 47 (6.40%) Scrum
12 46 (6.27%) Enterprise Architecture
12 46 (6.27%) Information Security
13 45 (6.13%) Service Design
14 43 (5.86%) Business Intelligence
15 42 (5.72%) Task Automation
16 41 (5.59%) Front End Development
16 41 (5.59%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 140 (19.07%) Python
2 116 (15.80%) JavaScript
3 88 (11.99%) C#
4 87 (11.85%) SQL
5 83 (11.31%) PowerShell
6 68 (9.26%) Java
7 44 (5.99%) C
8 41 (5.59%) PHP
9 29 (3.95%) TypeScript
10 27 (3.68%) Shell Script
11 26 (3.54%) C++
11 26 (3.54%) Perl
12 25 (3.41%) Ruby
13 24 (3.27%) Bash Shell
14 14 (1.91%) Go
15 13 (1.77%) T-SQL
16 6 (0.82%) VB
17 5 (0.68%) MATLAB
18 4 (0.54%) VB.NET
18 4 (0.54%) VB6
Qualifications
1 106 (14.44%) Degree
2 88 (11.99%) Security Cleared
3 75 (10.22%) Cisco Certification
4 57 (7.77%) CCNA
5 53 (7.22%) SC Cleared
6 38 (5.18%) Microsoft Certification
7 37 (5.04%) CCNP
8 23 (3.13%) DV Cleared
9 21 (2.86%) Computer Science Degree
9 21 (2.86%) MCSE
9 21 (2.86%) SANS
10 17 (2.32%) MCP
11 15 (2.04%) CISSP
11 15 (2.04%) MCITP
12 14 (1.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 11 (1.50%) MCSA
14 9 (1.23%) Network+ Certification
15 7 (0.95%) ITIL Certification
15 7 (0.95%) LPIC
15 7 (0.95%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (3.27%) SLA
2 21 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 17 (2.32%) GDPR
4 12 (1.63%) NIST
4 12 (1.63%) QA
5 10 (1.36%) NIST 800
6 9 (1.23%) PCI DSS
7 6 (0.82%) COBIT
8 4 (0.54%) ISO 20022
8 4 (0.54%) ISO 9001
8 4 (0.54%) PSD2
8 4 (0.54%) TARGET2
9 3 (0.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 2 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 1 (0.14%) Cyber Essentials
11 1 (0.14%) IEC 62304
11 1 (0.14%) ISO 13485
11 1 (0.14%) NCSC
11 1 (0.14%) PMO
System Software
1 113 (15.40%) Active Directory
2 53 (7.22%) Docker
2 53 (7.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (3.68%) Hyper-V
4 16 (2.18%) vSphere
5 9 (1.23%) Firmware
6 8 (1.09%) KVM
6 8 (1.09%) Xen
7 7 (0.95%) VMware Workstation
7 7 (0.95%) XenApp
8 6 (0.82%) Virtual Servers
8 6 (0.82%) VMware ESXi
9 5 (0.68%) oVirt
9 5 (0.68%) Slurm Workload Manager
10 4 (0.54%) Virtual Machines
11 3 (0.41%) Btrfs
11 3 (0.41%) Ceph
11 3 (0.41%) DFS Replication
11 3 (0.41%) DRBD
11 3 (0.41%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 48 (6.54%) Terraform
2 37 (5.04%) Kubernetes
3 32 (4.36%) Ansible
4 19 (2.59%) QRadar
5 17 (2.32%) Puppet
6 10 (1.36%) SCCM
7 9 (1.23%) Nagios
7 9 (1.23%) Opscode Chef
8 7 (0.95%) Cisco CUCM
8 7 (0.95%) WSUS
8 7 (0.95%) ZABBIX
9 6 (0.82%) FortiGate
9 6 (0.82%) Host Intrusion Detection System
9 6 (0.82%) Network Intrusion Detection System
10 5 (0.68%) Cisco CME
10 5 (0.68%) Nessus
10 5 (0.68%) Observium
10 5 (0.68%) Red Hat Spacewalk
10 5 (0.68%) Salt
11 3 (0.41%) Mesos
Vendors
1 205 (27.93%) Microsoft
2 101 (13.76%) Cisco
3 88 (11.99%) VMware
4 44 (5.99%) Palo Alto
5 43 (5.86%) SAP
6 42 (5.72%) CheckPoint
7 32 (4.36%) IBM
8 31 (4.22%) Juniper
9 27 (3.68%) Google
10 25 (3.41%) HP
11 21 (2.86%) Citrix
12 20 (2.72%) BeyondTrust
12 20 (2.72%) CyberArk
13 19 (2.59%) ArcSight
13 19 (2.59%) Bomgar
13 19 (2.59%) LogRhythm
13 19 (2.59%) NetWitness
13 19 (2.59%) Splunk
13 19 (2.59%) Thycotic
14 18 (2.45%) Oracle