Period
to 26 January 2020

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

Internet
England > North West
6 months to
26 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 179 108 155
Rank change year-on-year -71 +47 -46
Permanent jobs citing Internet 123 302 267
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.43% 2.88% 2.09%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.58% 16.27% 15.07%
Number of salaries quoted 84 261 192
North West median annual salary £46,250 £52,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.90% +31.25% -
10th Percentile £21,363 £28,250 £24,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £75,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £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 1,163 1,856 1,772
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 13.49% 17.69% 13.88%
Number of salaries quoted 929 1,553 1,400
North West median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50% +5.26%
10th Percentile £23,500 £22,750 £22,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £66,250 £61,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £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 26 January 2020.

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 26 January 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
Manchester -74 62 £50,000 -4.76% 32
Cheshire -4 35 £32,500 -27.78% 13
Merseyside +9 14 £41,250 +1.11% 6
Lancashire +1 11 £60,607 +73.16% 3
Cumbria -20 1 £32,000 -
Internet
England

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 North West region with a requirement for Internet.

1 42 (34.15%) Windows
2 37 (30.08%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (27.64%) Microsoft
4 28 (22.76%) Internet of Things
5 26 (21.14%) Problem-Solving
6 25 (20.33%) Microsoft Office
7 23 (18.70%) Git (software)
7 23 (18.70%) Azure
8 22 (17.89%) Analytical Skills
9 21 (17.07%) Analytics
9 21 (17.07%) JavaScript
9 21 (17.07%) Active Directory
10 20 (16.26%) SQL Server
10 20 (16.26%) Management Information System
10 20 (16.26%) AngularJS
11 19 (15.45%) Big Data
11 19 (15.45%) Degree
12 18 (14.63%) Firewall
12 18 (14.63%) .NET
12 18 (14.63%) Windows Server
13 17 (13.82%) C#
14 16 (13.01%) Finance
14 16 (13.01%) Manufacturing
14 16 (13.01%) Windows Server 2012
15 15 (12.20%) Data Analytics
15 15 (12.20%) Law
15 15 (12.20%) ITIL
15 15 (12.20%) Microsoft Certification
16 14 (11.38%) C
16 14 (11.38%) Continuous Integration

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 11 (8.94%) IIS
2 10 (8.13%) MS Exchange
2 10 (8.13%) SharePoint
3 5 (4.07%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (4.07%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 25 (20.33%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (5.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.44%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
3 1 (0.81%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.81%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 23 (18.70%) Azure
2 14 (11.38%) Office 365
3 8 (6.50%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (4.88%) Dynamics 365
4 6 (4.88%) GitHub
5 5 (4.07%) AWS
6 3 (2.44%) SaaS
7 2 (1.63%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (1.63%) IaaS
8 1 (0.81%) AWS IoT
8 1 (0.81%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (14.63%) Firewall
2 12 (9.76%) TCP/IP
3 11 (8.94%) SNA
4 10 (8.13%) Wi-Fi
5 9 (7.32%) Broadband
6 7 (5.69%) DNS
6 7 (5.69%) MPLS
6 7 (5.69%) Wireless
7 6 (4.88%) Bluetooth
7 6 (4.88%) DHCP
7 6 (4.88%) LTE
7 6 (4.88%) MQTT
8 5 (4.07%) LAN
8 5 (4.07%) Skype
8 5 (4.07%) WAN
9 4 (3.25%) Intranet
9 4 (3.25%) PBX
9 4 (3.25%) VPN
10 3 (2.44%) Ethernet
10 3 (2.44%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (16.26%) SQL Server
2 19 (15.45%) Big Data
3 13 (10.57%) SQL Server 2016
4 11 (8.94%) Data Mining
5 2 (1.63%) Azure SQL Database
5 2 (1.63%) Data Lake
5 2 (1.63%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.63%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.81%) SAP HANA
6 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 23 (18.70%) Git (software)
2 6 (4.88%) Eclipse
2 6 (4.88%) GCC
General
1 16 (13.01%) Finance
1 16 (13.01%) Manufacturing
2 15 (12.20%) Law
3 8 (6.50%) Marketing
4 7 (5.69%) Retail
4 7 (5.69%) Telecoms
5 5 (4.07%) Digital Economy
6 4 (3.25%) Electronics
6 4 (3.25%) Public Sector
7 3 (2.44%) Games
7 3 (2.44%) Legal
8 2 (1.63%) Aerospace
8 2 (1.63%) Automotive
9 1 (0.81%) Billing
Job Titles
1 32 (26.02%) Developer
2 13 (10.57%) Full Stack Developer
2 13 (10.57%) JavaScript Developer
3 11 (8.94%) Java Developer
3 11 (8.94%) Java Engineer
3 11 (8.94%) JavaScript Engineer
3 11 (8.94%) Technical Support
4 8 (6.50%) Network Engineer
4 8 (6.50%) Team Leader
5 7 (5.69%) .NET Developer
5 7 (5.69%) Technical Advisor
5 7 (5.69%) Technical Support Advisor
6 6 (4.88%) Firmware Developer
6 6 (4.88%) Help Desk Engineer
7 5 (4.07%) Architect
7 5 (4.07%) Data Governance Analyst
7 5 (4.07%) Data Governance Manager
7 5 (4.07%) Data Manager
7 5 (4.07%) Senior Network Engineer
7 5 (4.07%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (16.26%) AngularJS
2 18 (14.63%) .NET
3 13 (10.57%) Node.js
4 11 (8.94%) Middleware
4 11 (8.94%) Natural Language Processing
5 10 (8.13%) RESTful
6 6 (4.88%) ASP.NET
6 6 (4.88%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (4.88%) ASP.NET Web API
7 4 (3.25%) Backbone.js
7 4 (3.25%) Ember.js
7 4 (3.25%) React
8 3 (2.44%) ASP.NET Core
8 3 (2.44%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 3 (2.44%) KnockoutJS
8 3 (2.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (1.63%) .NET Core
10 1 (0.81%) .NET Framework
10 1 (0.81%) React Native
10 1 (0.81%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 28 (22.76%) Internet of Things
2 22 (17.89%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (16.26%) Management Information System
4 11 (8.94%) e-Health
4 11 (8.94%) Social Media
4 11 (8.94%) Social Network
5 7 (5.69%) Self-Motivation
6 6 (4.88%) Wiki
7 5 (4.07%) Data Protection Act
7 5 (4.07%) Video Conferencing
8 4 (3.25%) Driving Licence
8 4 (3.25%) Greenfield Project
9 3 (2.44%) Blackberry
9 3 (2.44%) Client/Server
9 3 (2.44%) Data Structures
9 3 (2.44%) Fat Client
9 3 (2.44%) Thin Client
10 2 (1.63%) Embedded Systems
10 2 (1.63%) Security Operations Centre
10 2 (1.63%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 42 (34.15%) Windows
2 18 (14.63%) Windows Server
3 16 (13.01%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (7.32%) Windows 10
4 9 (7.32%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (4.88%) Windows 7
5 6 (4.88%) Windows 8
6 5 (4.07%) Linux
7 2 (1.63%) Windows 2000
7 2 (1.63%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.63%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (30.08%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (21.14%) Problem-Solving
3 21 (17.07%) Analytics
4 15 (12.20%) Data Analytics
4 15 (12.20%) ITIL
5 14 (11.38%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (11.38%) TDD
6 13 (10.57%) Coaching
6 13 (10.57%) Service Delivery
7 12 (9.76%) Project Management
8 11 (8.94%) Artificial Intelligence
8 11 (8.94%) Complex Event Processing
8 11 (8.94%) Data Integration
8 11 (8.94%) Data Visualisation
8 11 (8.94%) ETL
8 11 (8.94%) Logistics
8 11 (8.94%) Mentoring
8 11 (8.94%) Predictive Analytics
8 11 (8.94%) Visualisation
8 11 (8.94%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 21 (17.07%) JavaScript
2 17 (13.82%) C#
3 14 (11.38%) C
4 12 (9.76%) Java
5 10 (8.13%) C++
6 7 (5.69%) SQL
7 6 (4.88%) Embedded C
8 5 (4.07%) Python
9 2 (1.63%) Perl
9 2 (1.63%) PHP
9 2 (1.63%) Ruby
10 1 (0.81%) Apple Swift
10 1 (0.81%) Kotlin
10 1 (0.81%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.81%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 19 (15.45%) Degree
2 15 (12.20%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (4.88%) A+ Certification
3 6 (4.88%) DBS Check
3 6 (4.88%) MCITP
3 6 (4.88%) MCSA
4 5 (4.07%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (3.25%) CISM
5 4 (3.25%) CISSP
5 4 (3.25%) MCTS
6 3 (2.44%) CCNA
6 3 (2.44%) CCNP
6 3 (2.44%) GIAC
6 3 (2.44%) Security Cleared
7 2 (1.63%) CCENT
7 2 (1.63%) CESG Certified Professional
7 2 (1.63%) CLAS
7 2 (1.63%) IISP
7 2 (1.63%) OSCP
7 2 (1.63%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (2.44%) SLA
3 2 (1.63%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.63%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 2 (1.63%) ISO 14001
3 2 (1.63%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.63%) RMADS
4 1 (0.81%) NIST
4 1 (0.81%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.81%) QA
System Software
1 21 (17.07%) Active Directory
2 6 (4.88%) Firmware
3 4 (3.25%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (1.63%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.63%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (1.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (4.07%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (3.25%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (1.63%) AirWatch
3 2 (1.63%) DameWare
3 2 (1.63%) OpenView
3 2 (1.63%) OVSD
3 2 (1.63%) SCCM
4 1 (0.81%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 34 (27.64%) Microsoft
2 8 (6.50%) Cisco
3 7 (5.69%) HP
4 6 (4.88%) Salesforce.com
4 6 (4.88%) Symantec
5 5 (4.07%) Apple
5 5 (4.07%) Citrix
5 5 (4.07%) VMware
6 4 (3.25%) Meraki
7 3 (2.44%) Adobe
7 3 (2.44%) Aerohive Networks
7 3 (2.44%) BiZZdesign
7 3 (2.44%) Fortinet
7 3 (2.44%) Juniper
7 3 (2.44%) Proofpoint
7 3 (2.44%) SAP
7 3 (2.44%) Sonus
7 3 (2.44%) Sparx
8 2 (1.63%) Dell
8 2 (1.63%) McAfee