Period
to 16 October 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 16 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Internet
UK > England
6 months to
16 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 253 223 188
Rank change year-on-year -30 -35 -9
Permanent jobs citing Internet 1,507 675 2,529
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 1.38% 1.53% 1.99%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.53% 9.96% 12.69%
Number of salaries quoted 900 581 1,880
10th Percentile £28,975 £31,361 £25,500
25th Percentile £36,250 £41,000 £34,066
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £51,500 £52,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year -1.90% +16.67% -10.00%
75th Percentile £71,248 £70,500 £65,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £86,250 £80,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +16.67% -10.00%

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 14,317 6,774 19,923
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 13.07% 15.37% 15.69%
Number of salaries quoted 9,907 5,575 15,663
10th Percentile £27,500 £30,000 £25,750
25th Percentile £36,250 £37,500 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £52,500 £46,500
Median % change year-on-year -4.76% +12.90% -2.11%
75th Percentile £68,750 £68,750 £62,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,800
% change year-on-year - +9.17% -3.58%

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 16 October 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 16 October 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 -55 627 £62,500 +3.31% 154
North of England -20 244 £47,500 +5.56% 77
South East -34 238 £50,000 -16.67% 69
South West -26 160 £45,000 -21.74% 35
North West -32 124 £45,000 - 34
Midlands -85 112 £38,750 -22.50% 64
Yorkshire -35 106 £46,221 +0.48% 35
East of England -57 83 £37,500 +3.45% 40
West Midlands -88 58 £45,000 -14.29% 40
East Midlands -49 54 £35,000 -17.65% 24
North East -4 34 £45,000 +50.00% 8
Internet
UK

For the 6 months to 16 October 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.

1 508 (33.71%) Social Skills
2 347 (23.03%) Agile Software Development
3 324 (21.50%) JavaScript
4 288 (19.11%) Microsoft
5 274 (18.18%) AWS
6 269 (17.85%) Azure
7 241 (15.99%) Problem-Solving
8 236 (15.66%) Software Engineering
9 235 (15.59%) HTML
10 232 (15.39%) Firewall
11 217 (14.40%) Windows
12 202 (13.40%) Python
13 196 (13.01%) Degree
14 188 (12.48%) Internet of Things
15 184 (12.21%) DNS
16 181 (12.01%) Cisco
17 179 (11.88%) Linux
18 176 (11.68%) Java
19 175 (11.61%) CSS
20 169 (11.21%) DevOps
21 167 (11.08%) Finance
22 159 (10.55%) TCP/IP
23 156 (10.35%) Marketing
23 156 (10.35%) Docker
24 150 (9.95%) Analytics
25 149 (9.89%) SQL
26 143 (9.49%) React
27 140 (9.29%) MPLS
28 139 (9.22%) Microsoft 365
29 137 (9.09%) Mentoring

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 45 (2.99%) IBM Domino
1 45 (2.99%) SharePoint
2 43 (2.85%) IIS
3 37 (2.46%) Tomcat
4 32 (2.12%) WordPress
5 30 (1.99%) Elasticsearch
6 29 (1.92%) Apache
7 25 (1.66%) Confluence
8 24 (1.59%) MS Exchange
9 21 (1.39%) JBoss
10 20 (1.33%) Apache Spark
11 18 (1.19%) nginx
12 17 (1.13%) WebLogic
13 14 (0.93%) CMS
14 9 (0.60%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 9 (0.60%) Tornado
15 8 (0.53%) Ethereum
15 8 (0.53%) OpenStack
16 7 (0.46%) LiveCycle
17 5 (0.33%) Drupal
Applications
1 112 (7.43%) Microsoft Office
2 46 (3.05%) Spreadsheet
3 39 (2.59%) Microsoft Excel
4 26 (1.73%) Figma
5 23 (1.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 13 (0.86%) Photoshop
7 10 (0.66%) Adobe Illustrator
8 5 (0.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 5 (0.33%) Adobe XD
8 5 (0.33%) Microsoft Project
8 5 (0.33%) MS Visio
9 4 (0.27%) Adobe After Effects
9 4 (0.27%) Adobe Premiere
9 4 (0.27%) Sketch
10 3 (0.20%) InDesign
11 2 (0.13%) OmniGraffle
12 1 (0.066%) Chatbot
12 1 (0.066%) Final Cut Pro
12 1 (0.066%) InVision
Business Applications
1 25 (1.66%) Magento
2 8 (0.53%) Adobe Campaign
2 8 (0.53%) Payment Gateway
3 6 (0.40%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
4 5 (0.33%) NetSuite
5 4 (0.27%) Maximo
6 3 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (0.20%) Relativity
6 3 (0.20%) Sage 200
7 2 (0.13%) Oracle BPM
7 2 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
7 2 (0.13%) Shopify
8 1 (0.066%) CA PPM
8 1 (0.066%) Carpe Diem
8 1 (0.066%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.066%) Elite 3E
8 1 (0.066%) MFGPRO
8 1 (0.066%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.066%) Oracle ERP
8 1 (0.066%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 274 (18.18%) AWS
2 269 (17.85%) Azure
3 139 (9.22%) Microsoft 365
4 115 (7.63%) GCP
5 46 (3.05%) Serverless
6 43 (2.85%) SaaS
7 41 (2.72%) Cloud Computing
8 29 (1.92%) IaaS
9 28 (1.86%) GitHub
10 26 (1.73%) npm
11 25 (1.66%) Amazon S3
12 24 (1.59%) Amazon EC2
12 24 (1.59%) Azure Active Directory
13 21 (1.39%) Amazon SQS
13 21 (1.39%) AWS Lambda
14 19 (1.26%) Akamai
14 19 (1.26%) Power Platform
15 18 (1.19%) PaaS
16 16 (1.06%) Amazon CloudWatch
17 15 (1.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 232 (15.39%) Firewall
2 184 (12.21%) DNS
3 159 (10.55%) TCP/IP
4 140 (9.29%) MPLS
5 130 (8.63%) WAN
6 120 (7.96%) Wireless
7 111 (7.37%) LAN
8 107 (7.10%) VPN
9 88 (5.84%) DHCP
10 85 (5.64%) BGP
11 84 (5.57%) Wi-Fi
12 77 (5.11%) VLAN
13 75 (4.98%) HTTP
14 72 (4.78%) Ethernet
15 68 (4.51%) OSPF
16 63 (4.18%) IPv6
17 60 (3.98%) Network Security
18 52 (3.45%) Broadband
19 49 (3.25%) Cisco IOS
20 46 (3.05%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 103 (6.83%) MySQL
1 103 (6.83%) SQL Server
2 100 (6.64%) Relational Database
3 50 (3.32%) Big Data
3 50 (3.32%) PostgreSQL
4 41 (2.72%) NoSQL
5 31 (2.06%) Amazon RDS
6 23 (1.53%) MongoDB
7 22 (1.46%) Hadoop
8 20 (1.33%) Apache Cassandra
9 19 (1.26%) Data Warehouse
9 19 (1.26%) Redis
10 18 (1.19%) Blockchain
11 17 (1.13%) Oracle Database
12 16 (1.06%) Amazon Aurora
12 16 (1.06%) HBase
13 15 (1.00%) Apache Hive
13 15 (1.00%) DB2
14 12 (0.80%) Data Lake
14 12 (0.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 116 (7.70%) Git (software)
2 93 (6.17%) JIRA
3 72 (4.78%) Jenkins
4 20 (1.33%) PHPUnit
4 20 (1.33%) Visual Studio
5 18 (1.19%) webpack
6 16 (1.06%) Maven
6 16 (1.06%) Selenium
7 12 (0.80%) Bitbucket
8 11 (0.73%) IBM UrbanCode
8 11 (0.73%) SoapUI
8 11 (0.73%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 9 (0.60%) fastlane
9 9 (0.60%) Postman
10 8 (0.53%) Eclipse
10 8 (0.53%) IntelliJ
11 7 (0.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 6 (0.40%) Cypress.io
12 6 (0.40%) TeamCity
12 6 (0.40%) WinDbg
General
1 508 (33.71%) Social Skills
2 167 (11.08%) Finance
3 156 (10.35%) Marketing
4 115 (7.63%) Analytical Skills
5 88 (5.84%) Banking
6 80 (5.31%) Retail
7 79 (5.24%) Telecoms
8 63 (4.18%) Presentation Skills
9 48 (3.19%) Advertising
10 38 (2.52%) Legal
11 37 (2.46%) Games
12 32 (2.12%) Electronics
12 32 (2.12%) Public Sector
13 31 (2.06%) Organisational Skills
14 29 (1.92%) Manufacturing
15 27 (1.79%) Influencing Skills
15 27 (1.79%) Law
16 23 (1.53%) Automotive
17 22 (1.46%) Documentation Skills
17 22 (1.46%) Military
Job Titles
1 272 (18.05%) Developer
2 110 (7.30%) Analyst
3 94 (6.24%) Software Engineer
4 88 (5.84%) Network Engineer
5 81 (5.37%) Architect
6 69 (4.58%) Senior Developer
7 59 (3.92%) Support Engineer
8 48 (3.19%) DevOps Engineer
9 47 (3.12%) IT Support
10 45 (2.99%) Consultant
10 45 (2.99%) Video Editor
11 44 (2.92%) Full Stack Developer
12 42 (2.79%) Development Manager
13 40 (2.65%) Support Technician
14 35 (2.32%) Security Engineer
15 34 (2.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 34 (2.26%) Site Reliability Engineer
16 33 (2.19%) Java Developer
17 31 (2.06%) Business Manager
17 31 (2.06%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 235 (15.59%) HTML
2 175 (11.61%) CSS
3 143 (9.49%) React
4 116 (7.70%) REST
4 116 (7.70%) RESTful
5 113 (7.50%) .NET
6 104 (6.90%) Node.js
7 102 (6.77%) Web Services
8 68 (4.51%) JSON
9 59 (3.92%) Spring
10 57 (3.78%) SOAP
11 52 (3.45%) Vue.js
12 46 (3.05%) GraphQL
13 43 (2.85%) Kafka
14 41 (2.72%) 802.1X
15 40 (2.65%) Sass
16 38 (2.52%) RabbitMQ
17 37 (2.46%) AngularJS
17 37 (2.46%) XML
18 35 (2.32%) .NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 188 (12.48%) Internet of Things
2 136 (9.02%) User Experience
3 109 (7.23%) Data Centre
4 99 (6.57%) Social Media
5 95 (6.30%) Self-Motivation
6 80 (5.31%) Mobile App
7 73 (4.84%) iPhone
8 60 (3.98%) Driving Licence
9 53 (3.52%) Smartphone
10 49 (3.25%) Virtual Team
11 47 (3.12%) Management Information System
12 46 (3.05%) Photography
13 40 (2.65%) Online Banking
14 39 (2.59%) Enterprise Software
15 37 (2.46%) Cloud Native
15 37 (2.46%) Smart Home
15 37 (2.46%) Video Conferencing
16 36 (2.39%) Home Automation
17 31 (2.06%) iPad
18 30 (1.99%) CUDA
Operating Systems
1 217 (14.40%) Windows
2 179 (11.88%) Linux
3 113 (7.50%) Android
4 85 (5.64%) Windows Server
5 77 (5.11%) Windows 10
6 74 (4.91%) Apple iOS
6 74 (4.91%) Unix
7 38 (2.52%) Windows Server 2012
8 36 (2.39%) Windows 7
9 30 (1.99%) Windows Server 2019
10 29 (1.92%) Windows Server 2016
11 27 (1.79%) Mac OS X
12 21 (1.39%) Windows 8
13 20 (1.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 16 (1.06%) Windows Server 2008
15 13 (0.86%) Fedora
16 11 (0.73%) CentOS
16 11 (0.73%) Embedded Linux
17 8 (0.53%) Debian
18 7 (0.46%) CatOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 347 (23.03%) Agile Software Development
2 241 (15.99%) Problem-Solving
3 236 (15.66%) Software Engineering
4 169 (11.21%) DevOps
5 150 (9.95%) Analytics
6 137 (9.09%) Full Stack Development
6 137 (9.09%) Mentoring
7 124 (8.23%) Artificial Intelligence
8 116 (7.70%) Cybersecurity
9 115 (7.63%) Computer Science
10 110 (7.30%) OO
10 110 (7.30%) Project Management
11 107 (7.10%) Microservices
11 107 (7.10%) Test Automation
12 99 (6.57%) Continuous Improvement
13 98 (6.50%) ITIL
14 96 (6.37%) Coaching
15 95 (6.30%) Scrum
16 78 (5.18%) Continuous Integration
17 77 (5.11%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 324 (21.50%) JavaScript
2 202 (13.40%) Python
3 176 (11.68%) Java
4 149 (9.89%) SQL
5 116 (7.70%) C#
6 83 (5.51%) PHP
7 77 (5.11%) TypeScript
8 76 (5.04%) C++
9 72 (4.78%) PowerShell
10 69 (4.58%) C
11 56 (3.72%) ES6
12 46 (3.05%) Go
13 37 (2.46%) Bash Shell
13 37 (2.46%) R
14 30 (1.99%) Shell Script
15 21 (1.39%) ES7
15 21 (1.39%) Rust
16 20 (1.33%) Ruby
17 17 (1.13%) C-shell
18 14 (0.93%) VB
Qualifications
1 196 (13.01%) Degree
2 92 (6.10%) Cisco Certification
3 60 (3.98%) CCNP
4 55 (3.65%) CCNA
4 55 (3.65%) Security Cleared
5 49 (3.25%) Computer Science Degree
6 35 (2.32%) SC Cleared
7 32 (2.12%) Microsoft Certification
8 23 (1.53%) CISSP
9 22 (1.46%) JNCIA
10 20 (1.33%) MCSE
11 18 (1.19%) CCIE
12 17 (1.13%) MCSA
13 16 (1.06%) CISM
14 15 (1.00%) SANS
15 14 (0.93%) DBS Check
16 11 (0.73%) PhD
17 9 (0.60%) CISA
18 8 (0.53%) A+ Certification
18 8 (0.53%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (4.11%) QA
2 35 (2.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 33 (2.19%) SLA
4 27 (1.79%) GDPR
5 16 (1.06%) Accessibility
5 16 (1.06%) PCI DSS
6 15 (1.00%) NIST
7 8 (0.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 7 (0.46%) PMO
9 6 (0.40%) Data Quality
9 6 (0.40%) NCSC
10 5 (0.33%) HAZOP
10 5 (0.33%) IEC 61508
10 5 (0.33%) IFRS
10 5 (0.33%) ISO 26262
10 5 (0.33%) Solvency II
11 4 (0.27%) WCAG
12 3 (0.20%) Cyber Essentials
12 3 (0.20%) ISO 9001
12 3 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27005
System Software
1 156 (10.35%) Docker
2 128 (8.49%) Active Directory
3 76 (5.04%) VMware Infrastructure
4 49 (3.25%) Hyper-V
5 48 (3.19%) Firmware
6 10 (0.66%) HDFS
6 10 (0.66%) vSphere
7 5 (0.33%) iptables
7 5 (0.33%) Kamailio
7 5 (0.33%) Virtual Desktop
8 4 (0.27%) KVM
8 4 (0.27%) OpenSIPS
8 4 (0.27%) Varnish
8 4 (0.27%) Virtual Machines
8 4 (0.27%) VMware NSX
9 3 (0.20%) BitLocker
9 3 (0.20%) Postfix
9 3 (0.20%) QEMU
9 3 (0.20%) Virtual Servers
9 3 (0.20%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 129 (8.56%) Kubernetes
2 53 (3.52%) Terraform
3 34 (2.26%) Ansible
4 22 (1.46%) Opscode Chef
5 17 (1.13%) Grafana
5 17 (1.13%) Puppet
5 17 (1.13%) SCCM
6 16 (1.06%) Microsoft Intune
7 15 (1.00%) ZABBIX
8 10 (0.66%) Nmap
9 9 (0.60%) Cisco CUCM
9 9 (0.60%) Kibana
9 9 (0.60%) Prometheus
10 8 (0.53%) Cacti
10 8 (0.53%) FortiGate
10 8 (0.53%) Graphite
10 8 (0.53%) logstash
11 7 (0.46%) Nagios
12 6 (0.40%) Cisco Prime
12 6 (0.40%) Salt
Vendors
1 288 (19.11%) Microsoft
2 181 (12.01%) Cisco
3 130 (8.63%) Google
4 128 (8.49%) Apple
5 102 (6.77%) VMware
6 61 (4.05%) Oracle
7 59 (3.92%) Juniper
8 51 (3.38%) Palo Alto
9 41 (2.72%) Splunk
10 38 (2.52%) Facebook
11 37 (2.46%) Citrix
12 36 (2.39%) Adobe
13 29 (1.92%) Fortinet
13 29 (1.92%) Meraki
13 29 (1.92%) Salesforce.com
13 29 (1.92%) Veeam
14 25 (1.66%) CheckPoint
15 24 (1.59%) SolarWinds
16 23 (1.53%) ServiceNow
17 20 (1.33%) Spotify