Period
to 22 January 2022

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 22 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Internet
England > Midlands
6 months to
22 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 200 204 114
Rank change year-on-year +4 -90 +5
Permanent jobs citing Internet 143 41 279
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 1.38% 0.74% 2.65%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.99% 4.57% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 80 35 183
10th Percentile £25,500 £35,000 £22,550
25th Percentile £30,475 £37,205 £29,083
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £41,250 £45,000 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year -8.33% +12.50% +6.67%
75th Percentile £47,500 £53,750 £52,500
90th Percentile £59,164 - £58,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% -

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 the Midlands with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1,590 898 1,952
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 15.34% 16.22% 18.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1,059 714 1,466
10th Percentile £25,500 £26,275 £23,500
25th Percentile £31,250 £33,250 £31,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
75th Percentile £55,000 £55,000 £53,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £70,000 £61,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

Internet
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Internet in the Midlands

Internet
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for Internet in the Midlands

Internet
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing Internet in the Midlands over the 6 months to 22 January 2022.

Salary histogram for Internet in the Midlands

Internet
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Internet within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 22 January 2022. 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
Jobs
West Midlands -13 90 £42,500 -19.05% 28
East Midlands -14 53 £37,500 -12.79% 16
Internet
England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2022, 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Internet.

1 42 (29.37%) Windows
2 33 (23.08%) JavaScript
3 32 (22.38%) HTML
4 30 (20.98%) SQL
4 30 (20.98%) CSS
4 30 (20.98%) Smartphone
5 28 (19.58%) Degree
6 25 (17.48%) Games
6 25 (17.48%) PHP
6 25 (17.48%) Apple
7 24 (16.78%) Linux
7 24 (16.78%) Social Skills
8 23 (16.08%) Azure
9 21 (14.69%) Data Entry
9 21 (14.69%) MySQL
10 20 (13.99%) Electronics
10 20 (13.99%) Android
10 20 (13.99%) Problem-Solving
11 19 (13.29%) Self-Motivation
11 19 (13.29%) Web Development
11 19 (13.29%) DNS
11 19 (13.29%) Cisco
11 19 (13.29%) MVC
12 18 (12.59%) Firewall
12 18 (12.59%) Analytical Skills
13 17 (11.89%) Full Stack Development
14 16 (11.19%) Microsoft 365
14 16 (11.19%) TCP/IP
14 16 (11.19%) Java
14 16 (11.19%) Finance

Internet
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 5 (3.50%) Apache
1 5 (3.50%) Confluence
1 5 (3.50%) Elasticsearch
1 5 (3.50%) IBM Domino
1 5 (3.50%) WordPress
2 4 (2.80%) IIS
3 3 (2.10%) OpenStack
4 2 (1.40%) CMS
4 2 (1.40%) Drupal
4 2 (1.40%) JBoss
4 2 (1.40%) Kentico
4 2 (1.40%) PrestaShop
4 2 (1.40%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.40%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.70%) NetWeaver
5 1 (0.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (4.20%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (3.50%) Spreadsheet
3 4 (2.80%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (2.10%) Sketch
5 1 (0.70%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 5 (3.50%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
1 5 (3.50%) Magento
2 2 (1.40%) Shopify
3 1 (0.70%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 23 (16.08%) Azure
2 16 (11.19%) Microsoft 365
3 5 (3.50%) AWS
3 5 (3.50%) Power Platform
4 3 (2.10%) Figma
4 3 (2.10%) Miro
5 2 (1.40%) npm
5 2 (1.40%) Rubrik
5 2 (1.40%) Serverless
6 1 (0.70%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.70%) Azure Key Vault
6 1 (0.70%) Azure Monitor
6 1 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.70%) GCP
6 1 (0.70%) GitHub
6 1 (0.70%) Power Automate
6 1 (0.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (13.29%) DNS
2 18 (12.59%) Firewall
3 16 (11.19%) TCP/IP
4 14 (9.79%) HTTP
5 13 (9.09%) BGP
5 13 (9.09%) OSPF
5 13 (9.09%) VPN
6 12 (8.39%) IPsec
6 12 (8.39%) MPLS
7 11 (7.69%) Broadband
7 11 (7.69%) SMTP
8 10 (6.99%) VoIP
9 9 (6.29%) EIGRP
9 9 (6.29%) WAN
10 8 (5.59%) RIP
11 7 (4.90%) ADSL
12 6 (4.20%) Wi-Fi
13 5 (3.50%) 3G
13 5 (3.50%) SSH
13 5 (3.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (14.69%) MySQL
2 11 (7.69%) Blockchain
3 9 (6.29%) Relational Database
4 7 (4.90%) SQL Server
5 6 (4.20%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (3.50%) NoSQL
6 5 (3.50%) Power BI
7 4 (2.80%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.40%) Big Data
8 2 (1.40%) MariaDB
8 2 (1.40%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.40%) Redis
9 1 (0.70%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.70%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.70%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.70%) SAP BW
9 1 (0.70%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 7 (4.90%) Git (software)
1 7 (4.90%) JIRA
1 7 (4.90%) PHPUnit
2 2 (1.40%) Cucumber
2 2 (1.40%) Grunt
2 2 (1.40%) gulp
2 2 (1.40%) Selenium
2 2 (1.40%) WiX
3 1 (0.70%) Maven
General
1 25 (17.48%) Games
2 24 (16.78%) Social Skills
3 20 (13.99%) Electronics
4 18 (12.59%) Analytical Skills
5 16 (11.19%) Finance
6 14 (9.79%) Marketing
7 12 (8.39%) Presentation Skills
8 11 (7.69%) Telecoms
9 7 (4.90%) Public Sector
10 6 (4.20%) Influencing Skills
11 5 (3.50%) Automotive
12 4 (2.80%) Organisational Skills
12 4 (2.80%) Retail
13 3 (2.10%) Aerospace
13 3 (2.10%) Back Office
13 3 (2.10%) Local Government
14 2 (1.40%) Publishing
15 1 (0.70%) Advertising
15 1 (0.70%) Billing
15 1 (0.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 40 (27.97%) Developer
2 20 (13.99%) Data Entry Clerk
2 20 (13.99%) PHP Developer
3 14 (9.79%) Analyst
4 11 (7.69%) Support Engineer
5 10 (6.99%) IT Technician
6 9 (6.29%) Network Engineer
7 8 (5.59%) Cisco Engineer
7 8 (5.59%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 8 (5.59%) Designer
7 8 (5.59%) IP Engineer
7 8 (5.59%) IP Network Engineer
7 8 (5.59%) Juniper Engineer
8 7 (4.90%) Data Analyst
8 7 (4.90%) IT Support
9 6 (4.20%) Architect
9 6 (4.20%) Full Stack Developer
10 5 (3.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 5 (3.50%) IT Support Technician
10 5 (3.50%) Video Editor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (22.38%) HTML
2 30 (20.98%) CSS
3 14 (9.79%) Laravel
4 12 (8.39%) Vue.js
5 11 (7.69%) Web Services
6 10 (6.99%) Node.js
7 8 (5.59%) REST
8 6 (4.20%) RESTful
9 5 (3.50%) JSON
9 5 (3.50%) XML
10 4 (2.80%) AngularJS
11 3 (2.10%) ActiveMQ
11 3 (2.10%) Elastic Stack
11 3 (2.10%) gRPC
11 3 (2.10%) jQuery
11 3 (2.10%) Kafka
11 3 (2.10%) LAPP Stack
12 2 (1.40%) Gherkin
12 2 (1.40%) HTML5
12 2 (1.40%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 30 (20.98%) Smartphone
2 19 (13.29%) Self-Motivation
3 12 (8.39%) Internet of Things
4 11 (7.69%) Raspberry Pi
5 10 (6.99%) Social Media
6 9 (6.29%) Data Protection Act
6 9 (6.29%) User Experience
7 8 (5.59%) Driving Licence
8 5 (3.50%) Digital Media
8 5 (3.50%) Industry 4.0
8 5 (3.50%) iPhone
8 5 (3.50%) Photography
9 4 (2.80%) Data Centre
10 3 (2.10%) Graphic Design
10 3 (2.10%) NHS
10 3 (2.10%) Tandem
10 3 (2.10%) Virtual Team
11 2 (1.40%) Cloud Native
11 2 (1.40%) RIA
11 2 (1.40%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 42 (29.37%) Windows
2 24 (16.78%) Linux
3 20 (13.99%) Android
4 12 (8.39%) Windows 10
5 10 (6.99%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (5.59%) Unix
7 7 (4.90%) Windows Server 2016
8 6 (4.20%) Windows Server
9 5 (3.50%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (1.40%) Ubuntu
10 2 (1.40%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.70%) AIX
11 1 (0.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (14.69%) Data Entry
2 20 (13.99%) Problem-Solving
3 19 (13.29%) MVC
3 19 (13.29%) Web Development
4 17 (11.89%) Full Stack Development
5 14 (9.79%) E-Commerce
5 14 (9.79%) Presales
6 12 (8.39%) Business Intelligence
6 12 (8.39%) Stakeholder Management
7 11 (7.69%) Deepfake
7 11 (7.69%) Product Analysis
7 11 (7.69%) Product Management
7 11 (7.69%) Time Management
7 11 (7.69%) Workflow
8 10 (6.99%) B2B
8 10 (6.99%) Data Analysis
8 10 (6.99%) OO
9 9 (6.29%) Analytics
9 9 (6.29%) Business Analysis
9 9 (6.29%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 33 (23.08%) JavaScript
2 30 (20.98%) SQL
3 25 (17.48%) PHP
4 16 (11.19%) Java
5 13 (9.09%) Python
6 8 (5.59%) Go
7 4 (2.80%) Bash
8 3 (2.10%) C++
8 3 (2.10%) R
8 3 (2.10%) Ruby
8 3 (2.10%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.40%) C#
9 2 (1.40%) C-shell
9 2 (1.40%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.40%) Scala
10 1 (0.70%) Kotlin
10 1 (0.70%) Ladder Logic
Qualifications
1 28 (19.58%) Degree
2 14 (9.79%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (9.09%) CCNA
4 10 (6.99%) CCNP
5 8 (5.59%) JNCIA
6 4 (2.80%) Security Cleared
7 3 (2.10%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (0.70%) AWS Certification
8 1 (0.70%) CCSA
8 1 (0.70%) CEH
8 1 (0.70%) CISM
8 1 (0.70%) CISSP
8 1 (0.70%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
8 1 (0.70%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.70%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.20%) QA
2 5 (3.50%) Accessibility
2 5 (3.50%) PCI DSS
3 4 (2.80%) GDPR
4 3 (2.10%) SLA
4 3 (2.10%) WCAG
5 1 (0.70%) COBIT
5 1 (0.70%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.70%) ISO 22301
5 1 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 27005
5 1 (0.70%) PMO
System Software
1 12 (8.39%) Docker
2 11 (7.69%) Active Directory
3 10 (6.99%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (5.59%) Firmware
5 3 (2.10%) Hyper-V
5 3 (2.10%) NFS
5 3 (2.10%) VirtualBox
6 2 (1.40%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (1.40%) vSphere
7 1 (0.70%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 6 (4.20%) Kubernetes
2 4 (2.80%) Terraform
3 2 (1.40%) Data Guard
3 2 (1.40%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 1 (0.70%) Ansible
4 1 (0.70%) Cisco CME
4 1 (0.70%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.70%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (0.70%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (0.70%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.70%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.70%) SCOM
Vendors
1 25 (17.48%) Apple
2 19 (13.29%) Cisco
3 15 (10.49%) Microsoft
4 13 (9.09%) Fortinet
4 13 (9.09%) Juniper
5 12 (8.39%) Palo Alto
5 12 (8.39%) VMware
6 8 (5.59%) Meraki
7 3 (2.10%) Avaya
7 3 (2.10%) Mitel
7 3 (2.10%) NEC
7 3 (2.10%) Rackspace
8 2 (1.40%) Google
8 2 (1.40%) OpenText
8 2 (1.40%) Oracle
8 2 (1.40%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.40%) ServiceNow
8 2 (1.40%) SolarWinds
8 2 (1.40%) Sophos
8 2 (1.40%) WatchGuard