Period
to 23 September 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 23 September 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Internet
England > North West
6 months to
23 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 163 111 108
Rank change year-on-year -52 -3 -14
Permanent jobs citing Internet 241 317 366
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.85% 2.65% 2.78%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.87% 16.67% 18.86%
Number of salaries quoted 193 298 331
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -5.66%
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,500 £20,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 North West with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 2030 1902 1941
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 15.58% 15.92% 14.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1645 1588 1546
North West median annual salary £39,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.30% +2.67% +1.35%
10th Percentile £22,750 £22,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Internet
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Internet as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Internet in the North West

Internet
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Internet in the North West.

Salary trend for Internet in the North West

Internet
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Internet in the North West over the 6 months to 23 September 2017.

Salary histogram for Internet in the North West

Internet
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Internet within the North West region over the 6 months to 23 September 2017. 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
Manchester -68 140 £45,000 - 13
Cheshire -23 55 £42,500 +70.00% 6
Merseyside -10 23 £35,000 -30.00%
Lancashire 0 9 £38,500 +79.07%
Internet
England

For the 6 months to 23 September 2017, IT jobs citing Internet also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Internet.

1 74 (30.71%) SQL Server
2 68 (28.22%) Agile Software Development
3 56 (23.24%) HTML
4 55 (22.82%) .NET
5 52 (21.58%) JavaScript
6 49 (20.33%) Git (software)
7 46 (19.09%) TDD
8 45 (18.67%) CSS
9 43 (17.84%) SQL Server 2016
10 42 (17.43%) C#
11 41 (17.01%) MVC
12 39 (16.18%) Node.js
13 38 (15.77%) SQL
13 38 (15.77%) ASP.NET
14 37 (15.35%) BDD
15 35 (14.52%) RESTful
15 35 (14.52%) jQuery
15 35 (14.52%) WAN
16 33 (13.69%) ASP.NET MVC
17 32 (13.28%) ASP.NET Web API
17 32 (13.28%) ASP.NET MVC 5
18 31 (12.86%) Windows
18 31 (12.86%) Linux
19 30 (12.45%) AngularJS
20 29 (12.03%) PCI DSS
20 29 (12.03%) Degree
20 29 (12.03%) Java
21 28 (11.62%) Active Directory
21 28 (11.62%) Finance
21 28 (11.62%) Web Application Development

Internet
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 9 (3.73%) MS Exchange
1 9 (3.73%) SharePoint
2 8 (3.32%) IIS
3 4 (1.66%) Apache
3 4 (1.66%) JBoss
3 4 (1.66%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 4 (1.66%) Skype for Business
3 4 (1.66%) Tomcat
4 3 (1.24%) Confluence
4 3 (1.24%) WordPress
5 2 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (0.83%) nginx
6 1 (0.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.41%) Drupal
6 1 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.41%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.41%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (0.41%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.41%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (0.83%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.41%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (1.66%) Magento
2 2 (0.83%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.41%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 19 (7.88%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (4.56%) SaaS
3 4 (1.66%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (1.66%) Amazon S3
3 4 (1.66%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (1.24%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.24%) Office 365
4 3 (1.24%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 35 (14.52%) WAN
2 25 (10.37%) Firewall
3 24 (9.96%) MPLS
4 20 (8.30%) LAN
5 17 (7.05%) Broadband
6 15 (6.22%) Ethernet
7 14 (5.81%) DNS
8 13 (5.39%) BGP
9 12 (4.98%) Intrusion Detection
10 10 (4.15%) Unified Communications
10 10 (4.15%) VoIP
11 9 (3.73%) SNMP
11 9 (3.73%) TCP/IP
11 9 (3.73%) Wi-Fi
12 8 (3.32%) HTTP
13 7 (2.90%) ICMP
13 7 (2.90%) Network Security
13 7 (2.90%) OSPF
13 7 (2.90%) TACACS
13 7 (2.90%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (30.71%) SQL Server
2 43 (17.84%) SQL Server 2016
3 27 (11.20%) NoSQL
4 16 (6.64%) MySQL
5 15 (6.22%) Data Warehouse
5 15 (6.22%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 15 (6.22%) SQL Server 2014
5 15 (6.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 15 (6.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 15 (6.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 11 (4.56%) Relational Database
7 9 (3.73%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (2.49%) MongoDB
9 5 (2.07%) DB2
10 2 (0.83%) MariaDB
10 2 (0.83%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.41%) Couchbase
11 1 (0.41%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (0.41%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 49 (20.33%) Git (software)
2 13 (5.39%) Jenkins
3 11 (4.56%) Jasmine
4 6 (2.49%) SoapUI
5 5 (2.07%) Bitbucket
5 5 (2.07%) Gradle
5 5 (2.07%) Grunt
5 5 (2.07%) JIRA
5 5 (2.07%) Selenium
5 5 (2.07%) Vagrant
5 5 (2.07%) Visual Studio
6 4 (1.66%) Eclipse
6 4 (1.66%) MSTest
6 4 (1.66%) SpecFlow
7 3 (1.24%) GitLab
7 3 (1.24%) gulp
7 3 (1.24%) Maven
7 3 (1.24%) SonarQube
7 3 (1.24%) Sonatype Nexus
8 2 (0.83%) Subversion
General
1 28 (11.62%) Finance
2 24 (9.96%) Telecoms
3 14 (5.81%) Retail
4 10 (4.15%) Banking
5 9 (3.73%) Games
6 8 (3.32%) Marketing
7 5 (2.07%) Advertising
7 5 (2.07%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.66%) Investment Banking
9 3 (1.24%) Back Office
9 3 (1.24%) Billing
9 3 (1.24%) Legal
10 2 (0.83%) Law
11 1 (0.41%) Interactive Media
Job Titles
1 96 (39.83%) Developer
2 31 (12.86%) .NET Developer
3 25 (10.37%) C# .NET Developer
3 25 (10.37%) C# Developer
4 20 (8.30%) ASP.NET Developer
4 20 (8.30%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 18 (7.47%) Internet Developer
5 18 (7.47%) SQL Developer
5 18 (7.47%) SQL Server Developer
6 17 (7.05%) Architect
7 16 (6.64%) Analyst
7 16 (6.64%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 16 (6.64%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 15 (6.22%) Solutions Architect
9 12 (4.98%) Project Manager
10 11 (4.56%) Network Engineer
10 11 (4.56%) Security Manager
11 10 (4.15%) Network Architect
11 10 (4.15%) VMware Engineer
11 10 (4.15%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (23.24%) HTML
2 55 (22.82%) .NET
3 45 (18.67%) CSS
4 39 (16.18%) Node.js
5 38 (15.77%) ASP.NET
6 35 (14.52%) jQuery
6 35 (14.52%) RESTful
7 33 (13.69%) ASP.NET MVC
8 32 (13.28%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 32 (13.28%) ASP.NET Web API
9 30 (12.45%) AngularJS
10 26 (10.79%) WCF
11 23 (9.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 22 (9.13%) HTML5
13 18 (7.47%) CSS3
14 17 (7.05%) KnockoutJS
14 17 (7.05%) REST
14 17 (7.05%) Web Services
15 16 (6.64%) SOAP
16 12 (4.98%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 16 (6.64%) Blog
1 16 (6.64%) Digital Media
2 15 (6.22%) User Experience
3 14 (5.81%) Internet of Things
3 14 (5.81%) RIA
4 11 (4.56%) Data Centre
4 11 (4.56%) Driving Licence
5 10 (4.15%) Greenfield Project
5 10 (4.15%) Mobile App
6 9 (3.73%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (3.32%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 8 (3.32%) Management Information System
8 6 (2.49%) Client/Server
8 6 (2.49%) Computer Science
9 4 (1.66%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (1.66%) Fintech
10 3 (1.24%) Blackberry
10 3 (1.24%) iPad
11 2 (0.83%) Replication
11 2 (0.83%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 31 (12.86%) Linux
1 31 (12.86%) Windows
2 12 (4.98%) Windows Server
3 9 (3.73%) Unix
4 7 (2.90%) Windows 7
5 4 (1.66%) Android
5 4 (1.66%) Apple iOS
6 3 (1.24%) Mac OS
7 2 (0.83%) CentOS
7 2 (0.83%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.83%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.41%) Debian
8 1 (0.41%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.41%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (28.22%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (19.09%) TDD
3 41 (17.01%) MVC
4 37 (15.35%) BDD
5 28 (11.62%) Web Application Development
6 23 (9.54%) DevOps
6 23 (9.54%) Information Security
7 22 (9.13%) Configuration Management
7 22 (9.13%) Front End Development
7 22 (9.13%) Project Management
8 19 (7.88%) Web Development
9 18 (7.47%) ITIL
9 18 (7.47%) Test Automation
10 17 (7.05%) Business Intelligence
10 17 (7.05%) SDLC
11 16 (6.64%) Continuous Integration
11 16 (6.64%) PRINCE2
12 15 (6.22%) Functional Testing
12 15 (6.22%) Open Source
13 14 (5.81%) OO
Programming Languages
1 52 (21.58%) JavaScript
2 42 (17.43%) C#
3 38 (15.77%) SQL
4 29 (12.03%) Java
5 27 (11.20%) Ruby
6 18 (7.47%) PHP
7 16 (6.64%) Python
7 16 (6.64%) T-SQL
8 10 (4.15%) PowerShell
9 9 (3.73%) ES6
10 8 (3.32%) Perl
11 6 (2.49%) Bash Shell
12 4 (1.66%) VB
13 1 (0.41%) ActionScript
13 1 (0.41%) Go
13 1 (0.41%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 29 (12.03%) Degree
2 22 (9.13%) CISSP
3 20 (8.30%) CISA
3 20 (8.30%) CISM
4 16 (6.64%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (4.56%) CCNP
6 10 (4.15%) CRISC
6 10 (4.15%) JNCIP
6 10 (4.15%) PMI Certification
6 10 (4.15%) PMP
6 10 (4.15%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 9 (3.73%) CISMP
7 9 (3.73%) SANS
8 8 (3.32%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
9 5 (2.07%) CCNA
10 3 (1.24%) CCDP
10 3 (1.24%) CCIE
11 2 (0.83%) MCITP
11 2 (0.83%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (0.83%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (12.03%) PCI DSS
2 26 (10.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 12 (4.98%) GDPR
4 9 (3.73%) ISO 22301
5 7 (2.90%) QA
6 1 (0.41%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (0.41%) ISO 14001
6 1 (0.41%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 28 (11.62%) Active Directory
2 12 (4.98%) Docker
3 11 (4.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (3.73%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.41%) NFS
5 1 (0.41%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.41%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.41%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 20 (8.30%) Puppet
2 17 (7.05%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (3.32%) Nagios
3 8 (3.32%) SCCM
4 7 (2.90%) OpenNMS
5 6 (2.49%) Ansible
5 6 (2.49%) Cacti
5 6 (2.49%) RANCID
5 6 (2.49%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 5 (2.07%) Kubernetes
6 5 (2.07%) Packer
6 5 (2.07%) Salt
6 5 (2.07%) Terraform
7 2 (0.83%) SCOM
8 1 (0.41%) AirWatch
8 1 (0.41%) Data Guard
8 1 (0.41%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 1 (0.41%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.41%) Oracle Identity Management
8 1 (0.41%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 23 (9.54%) Microsoft
2 16 (6.64%) Cisco
3 14 (5.81%) Juniper
4 13 (5.39%) Oracle
4 13 (5.39%) VMware
5 10 (4.15%) Ericsson
6 8 (3.32%) Veeam
6 8 (3.32%) Zerto
7 6 (2.49%) Huawei
7 6 (2.49%) SaltStack
8 4 (1.66%) Brocade
8 4 (1.66%) CheckPoint
8 4 (1.66%) Foundry
8 4 (1.66%) Redback
9 3 (1.24%) Nortel
9 3 (1.24%) Palo Alto
9 3 (1.24%) WatchGuard
10 2 (0.83%) Apigee
10 2 (0.83%) MuleSoft
10 2 (0.83%) Samsung