Period
to 21 July 2018

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 21 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Internet
England > North West
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 154 143 121
Rank change year-on-year -11 -22 -3
Permanent jobs citing Internet 258 280 293
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 2.06% 2.12% 2.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.61% 13.85% 16.74%
Number of salaries quoted 188 240 280
North West median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% - -
10th Percentile £22,850 £25,000 £20,675
90th Percentile £75,000 £57,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 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 1,766 2,021 1,750
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 14.13% 15.30% 15.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1,405 1,620 1,466
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.90% +2.67%
10th Percentile £21,250 £23,250 £22,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £57,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 21 July 2018.

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 21 July 2018. 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 +9 163 £48,750 +14.71% 53
Cheshire -3 59 £55,000 +57.14% 5
Merseyside -2 17 £39,000 +11.43% 6
Lancashire -1 10 £35,000 +3.70% 5
Cumbria - 8 £25,000 - 1
Internet
England

For the 6 months to 21 July 2018, 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 North West region with a requirement for Internet.

1 91 (35.27%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (24.42%) C#
2 63 (24.42%) .NET
3 62 (24.03%) MVC
4 61 (23.64%) SQL Server
5 57 (22.09%) TDD
6 53 (20.54%) JavaScript
6 53 (20.54%) Degree
6 53 (20.54%) Problem-Solving
7 51 (19.77%) DevOps
7 51 (19.77%) ASP.NET
8 50 (19.38%) HTML
9 49 (18.99%) Continuous Integration
10 48 (18.60%) Microsoft
11 46 (17.83%) Internet of Things
12 45 (17.44%) ASP.NET MVC
13 43 (16.67%) CSS
14 40 (15.50%) RESTful
15 39 (15.12%) AngularJS
16 37 (14.34%) Scrum
17 36 (13.95%) Java
18 33 (12.79%) SQL Server 2016
19 32 (12.40%) Windows
19 32 (12.40%) Linux
20 30 (11.63%) Firewall
20 30 (11.63%) Amazon AWS
20 30 (11.63%) Analytics
21 29 (11.24%) DNS
21 29 (11.24%) Configuration Management
22 28 (10.85%) Project Management

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 20 (7.75%) Apache
2 13 (5.04%) nginx
3 11 (4.26%) MS Exchange
4 8 (3.10%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (3.10%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (2.33%) SharePoint
5 6 (2.33%) Skype for Business
6 5 (1.94%) Cloud Foundry
6 5 (1.94%) Confluence
7 4 (1.55%) Apache Spark
7 4 (1.55%) IIS
8 3 (1.16%) Apache Solr
8 3 (1.16%) CMS
8 3 (1.16%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (0.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 2 (0.78%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.78%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.78%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (0.39%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 13 (5.04%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (1.94%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (1.55%) InVision
3 4 (1.55%) OmniGraffle
3 4 (1.55%) UXPin
4 1 (0.39%) Acrobat
4 1 (0.39%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.39%) InDesign
4 1 (0.39%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (3.10%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (0.39%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 30 (11.63%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (6.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (5.04%) PaaS
4 9 (3.49%) SaaS
5 7 (2.71%) Office 365
6 5 (1.94%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (1.16%) IaaS
7 3 (1.16%) npm
8 2 (0.78%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.78%) OpenShift
9 1 (0.39%) Amazon EMR
9 1 (0.39%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.39%) GitHub
9 1 (0.39%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 30 (11.63%) Firewall
2 29 (11.24%) DNS
3 25 (9.69%) Broadband
4 23 (8.91%) HTTP
5 19 (7.36%) SSL
6 15 (5.81%) Hyperconnected
6 15 (5.81%) Intranet
6 15 (5.81%) TCP/IP
7 14 (5.43%) WAN
8 13 (5.04%) Network Security
9 9 (3.49%) SAN
9 9 (3.49%) VPN
10 5 (1.94%) Intrusion Detection
10 5 (1.94%) IPsec
10 5 (1.94%) LAN
11 4 (1.55%) VoIP
11 4 (1.55%) Wireless
12 3 (1.16%) DHCP
12 3 (1.16%) SMTP
12 3 (1.16%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (23.64%) SQL Server
2 33 (12.79%) SQL Server 2016
3 19 (7.36%) NoSQL
4 12 (4.65%) Apache Cassandra
4 12 (4.65%) MySQL
4 12 (4.65%) PostgreSQL
5 11 (4.26%) Big Data
6 5 (1.94%) CouchDB
6 5 (1.94%) MongoDB
6 5 (1.94%) Relational Database
7 4 (1.55%) Hadoop
8 2 (0.78%) Apache Hive
8 2 (0.78%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.78%) RDBMS
8 2 (0.78%) Redis
9 1 (0.39%) Amazon Athena
9 1 (0.39%) Amazon Redshift
9 1 (0.39%) DB2
9 1 (0.39%) Flink
9 1 (0.39%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 19 (7.36%) Git (software)
2 10 (3.88%) Jenkins
3 5 (1.94%) JIRA
4 4 (1.55%) Axure RP
4 4 (1.55%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 4 (1.55%) Bitbucket
4 4 (1.55%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (1.16%) Selenium
5 3 (1.16%) Visual Studio
6 2 (0.78%) Log4j
6 2 (0.78%) Log4Net
6 2 (0.78%) SonarQube
6 2 (0.78%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (0.78%) Subversion
6 2 (0.78%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.39%) Gradle
7 1 (0.39%) Jasmine
7 1 (0.39%) Sikuli
7 1 (0.39%) SpecFlow
7 1 (0.39%) Travis CI
General
1 20 (7.75%) Finance
2 18 (6.98%) Games
3 15 (5.81%) Law
4 13 (5.04%) Banking
5 12 (4.65%) Investment Banking
6 11 (4.26%) Legal
6 11 (4.26%) Retail
7 10 (3.88%) Marketing
7 10 (3.88%) Military
8 6 (2.33%) German Language
8 6 (2.33%) Publishing
9 5 (1.94%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.78%) Advertising
10 2 (0.78%) Automotive
10 2 (0.78%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.78%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.39%) Billing
Job Titles
1 88 (34.11%) Developer
2 44 (17.05%) .NET Developer
3 32 (12.40%) Analyst
4 22 (8.53%) Internet Developer
5 18 (6.98%) Architect
6 16 (6.20%) DevOps Engineer
7 14 (5.43%) Support Engineer
7 14 (5.43%) Technical Support
8 12 (4.65%) C# Developer
9 11 (4.26%) Consultant
10 10 (3.88%) 1st Line Engineer
10 10 (3.88%) 1st Line Support
10 10 (3.88%) ASP.NET Developer
10 10 (3.88%) Solutions Architect
11 9 (3.49%) 1st Line Support Engineer
11 9 (3.49%) 2nd Line Support
11 9 (3.49%) C# .NET Developer
11 9 (3.49%) PHP Developer
11 9 (3.49%) Senior Analyst
11 9 (3.49%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (24.42%) .NET
2 51 (19.77%) ASP.NET
3 50 (19.38%) HTML
4 45 (17.44%) ASP.NET MVC
5 43 (16.67%) CSS
6 40 (15.50%) RESTful
7 39 (15.12%) AngularJS
8 27 (10.47%) ASP.NET Web API
9 25 (9.69%) WCF
10 20 (7.75%) HTML5
11 17 (6.59%) WPF
12 16 (6.20%) Servlets
13 15 (5.81%) React
13 15 (5.81%) Web Services
13 15 (5.81%) WinForms
14 14 (5.43%) .NET Core
14 14 (5.43%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 12 (4.65%) jQuery
16 10 (3.88%) .NET Framework
16 10 (3.88%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 46 (17.83%) Internet of Things
2 22 (8.53%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (6.98%) Computer Science
4 15 (5.81%) Self-Motivation
5 14 (5.43%) Greenfield Project
5 14 (5.43%) User Experience
6 13 (5.04%) Data Centre
6 13 (5.04%) Management Information System
7 12 (4.65%) Driving Licence
8 10 (3.88%) Industrial Internet of Things
9 9 (3.49%) FMCG
10 8 (3.10%) Mobile App
10 8 (3.10%) Virtual Team
11 6 (2.33%) Fintech
11 6 (2.33%) PKI
12 4 (1.55%) Fat Client
12 4 (1.55%) Linux Command Line
12 4 (1.55%) RIA
12 4 (1.55%) Social Media
12 4 (1.55%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 32 (12.40%) Linux
1 32 (12.40%) Windows
2 23 (8.91%) Windows Server
3 17 (6.59%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (5.81%) Windows 7
5 13 (5.04%) Windows 10
6 10 (3.88%) Android
6 10 (3.88%) Apple iOS
7 8 (3.10%) Unix
8 7 (2.71%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (1.55%) Solaris
10 2 (0.78%) CentOS
10 2 (0.78%) Debian
10 2 (0.78%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.78%) Windows Mobile
10 2 (0.78%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.78%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.39%) DC/OS
11 1 (0.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.39%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (35.27%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (24.03%) MVC
3 57 (22.09%) TDD
4 53 (20.54%) Problem-Solving
5 51 (19.77%) DevOps
6 49 (18.99%) Continuous Integration
7 37 (14.34%) Scrum
8 30 (11.63%) Analytics
9 29 (11.24%) Configuration Management
10 28 (10.85%) Kanban
10 28 (10.85%) Project Management
11 27 (10.47%) BDD
12 23 (8.91%) ITIL
12 23 (8.91%) Test Automation
13 20 (7.75%) B2B
13 20 (7.75%) Dependency Injection
13 20 (7.75%) ERP
13 20 (7.75%) Web Application Development
14 19 (7.36%) Deployment Automation
15 18 (6.98%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 63 (24.42%) C#
2 53 (20.54%) JavaScript
3 36 (13.95%) Java
4 25 (9.69%) SQL
5 17 (6.59%) Python
6 12 (4.65%) Bash Shell
7 10 (3.88%) PHP
8 4 (1.55%) PL/SQL
8 4 (1.55%) Ruby
8 4 (1.55%) TypeScript
9 3 (1.16%) Shell Script
10 2 (0.78%) C
10 2 (0.78%) COBOL
10 2 (0.78%) JCL
10 2 (0.78%) Jython
10 2 (0.78%) Scala
10 2 (0.78%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.39%) C++
11 1 (0.39%) PHP 5
11 1 (0.39%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 53 (20.54%) Degree
2 11 (4.26%) MCSE
2 11 (4.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (3.88%) Security Cleared
4 9 (3.49%) CISSP
4 9 (3.49%) MCITP
5 8 (3.10%) CISM
5 8 (3.10%) Computer Science Degree
6 7 (2.71%) CISA
7 5 (1.94%) SAFe Agilist
8 3 (1.16%) AWS Certification
8 3 (1.16%) SC Cleared
9 2 (0.78%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.39%) CCDP
10 1 (0.39%) CCNA
10 1 (0.39%) CCNP
10 1 (0.39%) GCFA
10 1 (0.39%) GCIH
10 1 (0.39%) MCSA
10 1 (0.39%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.43%) SLA
2 11 (4.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (3.10%) GDPR
4 6 (2.33%) Cyber Essentials
4 6 (2.33%) Data Quality
5 5 (1.94%) COBIT
5 5 (1.94%) ISO 9001
5 5 (1.94%) PCI DSS
6 4 (1.55%) FISMA
7 3 (1.16%) GCP
7 3 (1.16%) PMO
7 3 (1.16%) QA
8 1 (0.39%) NEBOSH
System Software
1 28 (10.85%) Active Directory
2 10 (3.88%) Hyper-V
3 9 (3.49%) Docker
3 9 (3.49%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (1.94%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (1.55%) vSphere
6 3 (1.16%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 2 (0.78%) Terminal Services
7 2 (0.78%) XenApp
7 2 (0.78%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.39%) NFS
8 1 (0.39%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 1 (0.39%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 16 (6.20%) Opscode Chef
2 14 (5.43%) Puppet
3 8 (3.10%) Salt
3 8 (3.10%) Single Sign-On
4 5 (1.94%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (1.55%) SmoothWall
5 4 (1.55%) vCenter Server
6 3 (1.16%) Cobbler
6 3 (1.16%) Nessus
6 3 (1.16%) Nexpose
6 3 (1.16%) Nmap
6 3 (1.16%) QRadar
6 3 (1.16%) Tivoli
6 3 (1.16%) WSUS
7 2 (0.78%) McAfee ePO
7 2 (0.78%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 1 (0.39%) AirWatch
8 1 (0.39%) IBM BigFix
8 1 (0.39%) Kubernetes
8 1 (0.39%) Mesos
Vendors
1 48 (18.60%) Microsoft
2 19 (7.36%) Cisco
3 18 (6.98%) Google
4 16 (6.20%) Xamarin
5 12 (4.65%) VMware
6 10 (3.88%) Siemens
7 9 (3.49%) HP
7 9 (3.49%) Salesforce.com
8 8 (3.10%) SAP
9 6 (2.33%) McAfee
9 6 (2.33%) Remedy
9 6 (2.33%) SonicWALL
10 5 (1.94%) Aruba
10 5 (1.94%) CheckPoint
10 5 (1.94%) Symantec
11 4 (1.55%) Oracle
11 4 (1.55%) Splunk
11 4 (1.55%) Trend Micro
11 4 (1.55%) Twitter
12 3 (1.16%) Facebook