Period
to 18 September 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 18 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Internet
England > North West
6 months to
18 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 142 174 151
Rank change year-on-year +32 -23 +14
Permanent jobs citing Internet 63 177 255
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North West 1.54% 1.68% 2.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.71% 10.01% 13.49%
Number of salaries quoted 48 138 225
Median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -20.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £21,625 £25,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £60,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +15.79% -5.00% +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 649 1,768 1,890
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 15.85% 16.79% 15.81%
Number of salaries quoted 527 1,144 1,551
Median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,396
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% +0.25% +8.71%
10th Percentile £27,400 £23,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £66,250 £65,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £45,800 £47,500
% change year-on-year +14.63% -3.58% +5.56%

Internet
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Internet as a proportion 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

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

Salary trend for Internet in the North West

Internet
Salary Histogram in the North West

Salary distribution for jobs citing Internet in the North West over the 6 months to 18 September 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 18 September 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
Merseyside +46 29 £53,500 +22.29% 2
Manchester +19 19 £43,750 -2.78% 12
Cheshire +36 14 £43,750 +34.62% 2
Internet
England

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 35 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 30 (47.62%) Microsoft Office
3 24 (38.10%) SQL Server
3 24 (38.10%) Windows
4 22 (34.92%) SharePoint
4 22 (34.92%) Legal
4 22 (34.92%) Cloud Computing
5 21 (33.33%) ITIL
5 21 (33.33%) IIS
6 19 (30.16%) Finance
6 19 (30.16%) Azure
7 17 (26.98%) Windows Server
8 16 (25.40%) SQL Server 2012
9 15 (23.81%) MCP
9 15 (23.81%) ITIL V3
9 15 (23.81%) Degree
9 15 (23.81%) Release Management
10 14 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
10 14 (22.22%) Dynamics 365
11 13 (20.63%) Law
12 12 (19.05%) Cybersecurity
13 11 (17.46%) GDPR
13 11 (17.46%) Practice Management
13 11 (17.46%) Python
13 11 (17.46%) Computer Science
13 11 (17.46%) Investment Management
14 10 (15.87%) SC Cleared
14 10 (15.87%) Security Cleared
14 10 (15.87%) Service Design
14 10 (15.87%) Threat 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 22 (34.92%) SharePoint
2 21 (33.33%) IIS
3 5 (7.94%) Jupyter
4 3 (4.76%) MS Exchange
5 2 (3.17%) CMS
5 2 (3.17%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.59%) Apache
6 1 (1.59%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.59%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 30 (47.62%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (4.76%) Adobe Captivate
3 2 (3.17%) Chatbot
4 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 4 (6.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (4.76%) Carpe Diem
3 2 (3.17%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 22 (34.92%) Cloud Computing
2 19 (30.16%) Azure
3 14 (22.22%) Dynamics 365
4 8 (12.70%) AWS
5 6 (9.52%) Office 365
6 3 (4.76%) AWS IoT
7 2 (3.17%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (1.59%) GitHub
8 1 (1.59%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.11%) Wireless
2 5 (7.94%) Network Security
3 4 (6.35%) LAN
3 4 (6.35%) WAN
4 3 (4.76%) Bluetooth
4 3 (4.76%) Firewall
4 3 (4.76%) Intranet
4 3 (4.76%) Skype
4 3 (4.76%) VPN
5 2 (3.17%) BGP
5 2 (3.17%) Ethernet
5 2 (3.17%) ICMP
5 2 (3.17%) MPLS
5 2 (3.17%) OSPF
5 2 (3.17%) Software-Defined Networking
5 2 (3.17%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.59%) Broadband
6 1 (1.59%) DNS
6 1 (1.59%) HTTP
6 1 (1.59%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (38.10%) SQL Server
2 16 (25.40%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (6.35%) SQL Server 2016
4 3 (4.76%) RDBMS
4 3 (4.76%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.17%) Big Data
5 2 (3.17%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (3.17%) SAP HANA
6 1 (1.59%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (1.59%) Blockchain
6 1 (1.59%) Data Lake
6 1 (1.59%) MySQL
6 1 (1.59%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (7.94%) JIRA
2 4 (6.35%) GitLab
3 3 (4.76%) Git (software)
3 3 (4.76%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.59%) Grunt
4 1 (1.59%) gulp
4 1 (1.59%) Jasmine
General
1 22 (34.92%) Legal
2 19 (30.16%) Finance
3 13 (20.63%) Law
4 5 (7.94%) Police
5 4 (6.35%) Marketing
6 3 (4.76%) Electronics
7 2 (3.17%) Banking
7 2 (3.17%) Local Government
7 2 (3.17%) Public Sector
7 2 (3.17%) Telecoms
8 1 (1.59%) Financial Institution
8 1 (1.59%) Games
8 1 (1.59%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (25.40%) Analyst
2 13 (20.63%) Applications Support
3 12 (19.05%) Support Analyst
4 10 (15.87%) Applications Support Analyst
4 10 (15.87%) Developer
5 5 (7.94%) Data Scientist
5 5 (7.94%) Senior Data Scientist
5 5 (7.94%) Support Officer
6 4 (6.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (6.35%) Team Leader
7 3 (4.76%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 3 (4.76%) IT Trainer
7 3 (4.76%) Software Developer
7 3 (4.76%) Systems Support
7 3 (4.76%) Trainer
8 2 (3.17%) Cloud Engineer
8 2 (3.17%) Full Stack Developer
8 2 (3.17%) NOC Engineer
8 2 (3.17%) Senior Cloud Engineer
8 2 (3.17%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.11%) AngularJS
2 6 (9.52%) React
3 5 (7.94%) CSS
3 5 (7.94%) HTML
4 4 (6.35%) .NET
4 4 (6.35%) Ember.js
4 4 (6.35%) Web Services
5 3 (4.76%) CSS3
5 3 (4.76%) HTML5
5 3 (4.76%) Laravel
5 3 (4.76%) Node.js
5 3 (4.76%) Vue.js
6 2 (3.17%) ASP.NET
6 2 (3.17%) JSON
6 2 (3.17%) MEAN Stack
6 2 (3.17%) Middleware
6 2 (3.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (1.59%) Apache Flex
7 1 (1.59%) RESTful
7 1 (1.59%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.87%) Cybercrime
2 9 (14.29%) Internet of Things
3 8 (12.70%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (12.70%) User Experience
4 6 (9.52%) Management Information System
5 4 (6.35%) Data Centre
5 4 (6.35%) Mobile App
5 4 (6.35%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (4.76%) e-Learning
6 3 (4.76%) Industrial Internet of Things
6 3 (4.76%) Learning Management System
7 2 (3.17%) CCTV
7 2 (3.17%) Clustering
7 2 (3.17%) Fat Client
7 2 (3.17%) Private Cloud
7 2 (3.17%) Smartphone
7 2 (3.17%) Thin Client
8 1 (1.59%) Driving Licence
8 1 (1.59%) Online Games
8 1 (1.59%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 24 (38.10%) Windows
2 17 (26.98%) Windows Server
3 14 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (12.70%) Linux
5 5 (7.94%) Windows 2000
6 2 (3.17%) Unix
6 2 (3.17%) Windows 7
6 2 (3.17%) Windows 8
6 2 (3.17%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (3.17%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (3.17%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.59%) Android
7 1 (1.59%) CentOS
7 1 (1.59%) Fedora
7 1 (1.59%) Mac OS
7 1 (1.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (33.33%) ITIL
2 15 (23.81%) ITIL V3
2 15 (23.81%) Release Management
3 12 (19.05%) Cybersecurity
4 11 (17.46%) Computer Science
4 11 (17.46%) Investment Management
4 11 (17.46%) Practice Management
5 10 (15.87%) Service Design
5 10 (15.87%) Threat Management
6 8 (12.70%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (12.70%) DevOps
6 8 (12.70%) Machine Learning
7 7 (11.11%) Mentoring
8 6 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (9.52%) CRM
8 6 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 5 (7.94%) Cryptocurrency
9 5 (7.94%) Customer Engagement
9 5 (7.94%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (7.94%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (17.46%) Python
2 9 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 6 (9.52%) SQL
4 4 (6.35%) C#
4 4 (6.35%) C++
4 4 (6.35%) PHP
5 3 (4.76%) C
5 3 (4.76%) ES6
6 2 (3.17%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.59%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.59%) Groovy
7 1 (1.59%) Java
7 1 (1.59%) Java 8
7 1 (1.59%) Ruby
7 1 (1.59%) Scala
7 1 (1.59%) TypeScript
7 1 (1.59%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (23.81%) Degree
1 15 (23.81%) MCP
2 10 (15.87%) SC Cleared
2 10 (15.87%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (4.76%) MOS
4 2 (3.17%) CCNA
4 2 (3.17%) MCSA
4 2 (3.17%) SAP Certification
5 1 (1.59%) CISA
5 1 (1.59%) CISM
5 1 (1.59%) CISSP
5 1 (1.59%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.59%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (17.46%) GDPR
2 2 (3.17%) COBIT
3 1 (1.59%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (1.59%) IEC 62304
3 1 (1.59%) ISO 13485
3 1 (1.59%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.59%) NIST
3 1 (1.59%) QA
3 1 (1.59%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (12.70%) Active Directory
2 5 (7.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.17%) Docker
4 1 (1.59%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (6.35%) Ansible
1 4 (6.35%) Terraform
2 2 (3.17%) DameWare
2 2 (3.17%) Kubernetes
2 2 (3.17%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (3.17%) OpenView
2 2 (3.17%) OVSD
2 2 (3.17%) SCCM
3 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 35 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.94%) Adobe
2 5 (7.94%) Salesforce.com
2 5 (7.94%) VMware
3 3 (4.76%) BT
3 3 (4.76%) Cisco
3 3 (4.76%) Citrix
3 3 (4.76%) Siemens
4 2 (3.17%) Ericsson
4 2 (3.17%) HP
4 2 (3.17%) Huawei
4 2 (3.17%) Juniper
4 2 (3.17%) McAfee
4 2 (3.17%) Nasuni
4 2 (3.17%) SAP
4 2 (3.17%) Symantec
5 1 (1.59%) Avature
5 1 (1.59%) Databricks
5 1 (1.59%) Facebook
5 1 (1.59%) Workday