Period
to 26 November 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 November 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Internet
England > South East
6 months to
26 Nov 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 256 196 184
Rank change year-on-year -60 -12 -15
Permanent jobs citing Internet 210 107 422
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 1.13% 1.22% 1.69%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.19% 6.21% 10.08%
Number of salaries quoted 116 96 329
10th Percentile £26,250 £29,000 £22,950
25th Percentile £33,688 £36,125 £31,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £58,750 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year -14.89% +30.56% -5.26%
75th Percentile £65,000 £86,563 £62,500
90th Percentile £68,125 £91,250 £83,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +10.53% -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 South East with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 2,563 1,723 4,188
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 13.85% 19.71% 16.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1,739 1,408 3,346
10th Percentile £25,500 £28,000 £25,000
25th Percentile £32,500 £35,525 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% -
75th Percentile £63,000 £61,250 £61,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

Internet
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Internet in the South East

Internet
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Internet in the South East

Internet
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Internet in the South East over the 6 months to 26 November 2021.

Salary histogram for Internet in the South East

Internet
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Internet within the South East region over the 6 months to 26 November 2021. 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
Thames Valley -56 96 £45,000 -28.00% 24
Berkshire -46 59 £38,000 -57.78% 10
Hampshire -95 32 £36,250 +3.57% 14
Surrey -49 27 £57,500 +6.98% 5
Oxfordshire -23 23 £45,000 -28.00% 6
West Sussex +10 22 £65,000 +23.81% 6
East Sussex -23 17 - - 4
Buckinghamshire -47 16 £52,500 -8.70% 8
Kent -42 14 £42,500 -48.48% 13
Internet
England

For the 6 months to 26 November 2021, 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 South East region with a requirement for Internet.

1 59 (28.10%) Windows
1 59 (28.10%) Linux
2 58 (27.62%) Firewall
2 58 (27.62%) Social Skills
3 57 (27.14%) Azure
4 47 (22.38%) Degree
5 43 (20.48%) Microsoft
6 39 (18.57%) VPN
7 36 (17.14%) Cisco
7 36 (17.14%) Marketing
8 35 (16.67%) AWS
9 33 (15.71%) Microsoft 365
9 33 (15.71%) Windows Server
10 32 (15.24%) Self-Motivation
10 32 (15.24%) DNS
11 31 (14.76%) TCP/IP
12 30 (14.29%) Active Directory
12 30 (14.29%) VMware
13 29 (13.81%) LAN
14 28 (13.33%) Java
14 28 (13.33%) Load Balancing
14 28 (13.33%) Problem-Solving
14 28 (13.33%) Site Reliability Engineering
15 27 (12.86%) Oracle
16 26 (12.38%) IPsec
16 26 (12.38%) Presentation Skills
17 25 (11.90%) Wi-Fi
17 25 (11.90%) SQL Server
17 25 (11.90%) ITIL
17 25 (11.90%) WAN

Internet
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 16 (7.62%) IBM Domino
2 12 (5.71%) SharePoint
3 7 (3.33%) MS Exchange
4 6 (2.86%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 6 (2.86%) LiveCycle
5 5 (2.38%) Tomcat
6 4 (1.90%) IIS
6 4 (1.90%) JBoss
6 4 (1.90%) WebLogic
7 3 (1.43%) ColdFusion
8 1 (0.48%) CMS
8 1 (0.48%) ThingWorx
Applications
1 21 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
2 16 (7.62%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (1.43%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.48%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.48%) Adobe XD
4 1 (0.48%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.48%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (3.81%) Adobe Campaign
2 5 (2.38%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.48%) Magento
3 1 (0.48%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.48%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 57 (27.14%) Azure
2 35 (16.67%) AWS
3 33 (15.71%) Microsoft 365
4 18 (8.57%) Cloud Computing
5 12 (5.71%) Amazon S3
5 12 (5.71%) Azure Active Directory
6 10 (4.76%) Amazon EC2
6 10 (4.76%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 6 (2.86%) Google Workspace
7 6 (2.86%) OneDrive
7 6 (2.86%) Serverless
8 5 (2.38%) IaaS
8 5 (2.38%) Power Platform
8 5 (2.38%) SaaS
9 4 (1.90%) PaaS
10 3 (1.43%) npm
10 3 (1.43%) Taleo
11 2 (0.95%) AWS Lambda
11 2 (0.95%) Power Automate
11 2 (0.95%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 58 (27.62%) Firewall
2 39 (18.57%) VPN
3 32 (15.24%) DNS
4 31 (14.76%) TCP/IP
5 29 (13.81%) LAN
6 26 (12.38%) IPsec
7 25 (11.90%) WAN
7 25 (11.90%) Wi-Fi
8 21 (10.00%) BGP
8 21 (10.00%) HTTP
9 16 (7.62%) SAN
9 16 (7.62%) VLAN
9 16 (7.62%) Wireless
10 12 (5.71%) SSL
11 11 (5.24%) DHCP
11 11 (5.24%) Extranet
12 10 (4.76%) Reverse Proxy
12 10 (4.76%) VoIP
12 10 (4.76%) Wireshark
13 9 (4.29%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (11.90%) SQL Server
2 14 (6.67%) Big Data
3 11 (5.24%) Data Lake
4 8 (3.81%) Relational Database
5 6 (2.86%) MySQL
6 5 (2.38%) Oracle Database
7 4 (1.90%) NoSQL
7 4 (1.90%) SQL Server 2014
7 4 (1.90%) SQL Server 2016
8 3 (1.43%) DB2
8 3 (1.43%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (1.43%) Power BI
8 3 (1.43%) Tableau
9 2 (0.95%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (0.95%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (0.95%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (0.95%) Oracle Database 12c
9 2 (0.95%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.95%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (0.95%) SQL Server 2019
Development Applications
1 10 (4.76%) Git (software)
1 10 (4.76%) Selenium
2 8 (3.81%) JIRA
3 5 (2.38%) SoapUI
4 4 (1.90%) Android Studio
4 4 (1.90%) Visual Studio
4 4 (1.90%) WinDbg
4 4 (1.90%) Xcode
5 3 (1.43%) webpack
6 2 (0.95%) Cypress.io
6 2 (0.95%) Jenkins
6 2 (0.95%) PHPUnit
6 2 (0.95%) Zephyr
7 1 (0.48%) Appium
7 1 (0.48%) JMeter
7 1 (0.48%) NUnit
7 1 (0.48%) Postman
7 1 (0.48%) Storybook
7 1 (0.48%) TeamCity
General
1 58 (27.62%) Social Skills
2 36 (17.14%) Marketing
3 26 (12.38%) Presentation Skills
4 22 (10.48%) Finance
5 21 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
6 16 (7.62%) Legal
7 14 (6.67%) Telecoms
8 12 (5.71%) Law
9 11 (5.24%) Games
10 5 (2.38%) Advertising
10 5 (2.38%) Influencing Skills
11 3 (1.43%) Organisational Skills
12 2 (0.95%) Automotive
12 2 (0.95%) Documentation Skills
12 2 (0.95%) Public Sector
12 2 (0.95%) Retail
13 1 (0.48%) Banking
13 1 (0.48%) Billing
13 1 (0.48%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 25 (11.90%) Developer
2 24 (11.43%) Network Engineer
3 18 (8.57%) Analyst
4 16 (7.62%) Video Editor
5 14 (6.67%) DevOps Engineer
5 14 (6.67%) Site Reliability Engineer
6 11 (5.24%) Architect
6 11 (5.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 11 (5.24%) Project Manager
6 11 (5.24%) Senior Manager
6 11 (5.24%) Senior Project Manager
6 11 (5.24%) Senior Technical Manager
6 11 (5.24%) Senior Technical Project Manager
6 11 (5.24%) Technical Manager
6 11 (5.24%) Technical Project Manager
7 10 (4.76%) Support Engineer
8 9 (4.29%) 3rd Line Support
9 8 (3.81%) Administrator
9 8 (3.81%) IT Manager
10 7 (3.33%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (9.52%) Web Services
2 18 (8.57%) .NET
3 13 (6.19%) HTML
4 8 (3.81%) Laravel
5 6 (2.86%) jQuery
5 6 (2.86%) Vue.js
6 5 (2.38%) CSS
6 5 (2.38%) iOS SDK
6 5 (2.38%) WebRTC
7 4 (1.90%) ASP.NET
7 4 (1.90%) LDAP
7 4 (1.90%) Middleware
7 4 (1.90%) Node.js
7 4 (1.90%) React
7 4 (1.90%) REST
7 4 (1.90%) Velocity
7 4 (1.90%) WSH
8 3 (1.43%) COM
8 3 (1.43%) SAML
8 3 (1.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 32 (15.24%) Self-Motivation
2 18 (8.57%) Social Media
3 17 (8.10%) Data Centre
4 16 (7.62%) iPhone
4 16 (7.62%) Photography
4 16 (7.62%) Smartphone
5 15 (7.14%) Client/Server
6 12 (5.71%) Internet of Things
7 11 (5.24%) Acoustics
8 10 (4.76%) Management Information System
9 9 (4.29%) Driving Licence
10 8 (3.81%) PKI
11 7 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
11 7 (3.33%) Linux Command Line
12 5 (2.38%) Clustering
12 5 (2.38%) Mobile App
12 5 (2.38%) Video Conferencing
13 4 (1.90%) Mainframe
13 4 (1.90%) Video\Live Streaming
13 4 (1.90%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 59 (28.10%) Linux
1 59 (28.10%) Windows
2 33 (15.71%) Windows Server
3 21 (10.00%) Windows 10
4 16 (7.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (6.19%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (5.71%) Android
6 12 (5.71%) Fedora
7 11 (5.24%) Apple iOS
7 11 (5.24%) Unix
8 9 (4.29%) Windows Server 2019
9 6 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (2.38%) Windows 7
11 4 (1.90%) Windows Server 2016
12 3 (1.43%) AIX
12 3 (1.43%) Alpine Linux
12 3 (1.43%) VMS
12 3 (1.43%) zOS
13 1 (0.48%) CentOS
13 1 (0.48%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (13.33%) Load Balancing
1 28 (13.33%) Problem-Solving
1 28 (13.33%) Site Reliability Engineering
2 25 (11.90%) ITIL
2 25 (11.90%) Project Management
3 24 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (10.95%) Analytics
5 22 (10.48%) Computer Science
6 20 (9.52%) Artificial Intelligence
6 20 (9.52%) Workflow
7 19 (9.05%) Change Management
7 19 (9.05%) Disaster Recovery
8 18 (8.57%) DevOps
9 17 (8.10%) Data Security
9 17 (8.10%) Software Engineering
10 16 (7.62%) Post-Production
11 14 (6.67%) CRM
11 14 (6.67%) Full Stack Development
11 14 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 13 (6.19%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 28 (13.33%) Java
2 24 (11.43%) SQL
3 21 (10.00%) JavaScript
4 20 (9.52%) C
5 18 (8.57%) Python
6 12 (5.71%) PHP
7 11 (5.24%) C#
8 10 (4.76%) PowerShell
9 9 (4.29%) C++
10 8 (3.81%) VBScript
11 7 (3.33%) Shell Script
12 6 (2.86%) Bash Shell
13 4 (1.90%) Apple Swift
13 4 (1.90%) C-shell
13 4 (1.90%) Objective-C
13 4 (1.90%) R
13 4 (1.90%) Ruby
13 4 (1.90%) VB
14 1 (0.48%) Java 8
14 1 (0.48%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 47 (22.38%) Degree
2 23 (10.95%) Cisco Certification
3 18 (8.57%) CCNA
4 17 (8.10%) CCNP
5 13 (6.19%) Security Cleared
6 12 (5.71%) Microsoft Certification
7 10 (4.76%) Computer Science Degree
8 9 (4.29%) SANS
9 8 (3.81%) MCSE
10 7 (3.33%) CISSP
11 6 (2.86%) A+ Certification
12 5 (2.38%) MCSA
13 4 (1.90%) CCIE
13 4 (1.90%) CISM
13 4 (1.90%) HND
14 3 (1.43%) CCA
14 3 (1.43%) PMI Certification
14 3 (1.43%) PMP
15 2 (0.95%) HNC
15 2 (0.95%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (10.00%) QA
2 16 (7.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (4.76%) GDPR
4 8 (3.81%) PCI DSS
5 6 (2.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 5 (2.38%) NIST
7 4 (1.90%) SLA
8 3 (1.43%) HIPAA
8 3 (1.43%) ISO 9001
8 3 (1.43%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 2 (0.95%) Accessibility
9 2 (0.95%) Actionable Recommendations
10 1 (0.48%) NCSC
System Software
1 30 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 22 (10.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (8.10%) Docker
4 16 (7.62%) Hyper-V
5 10 (4.76%) vSphere
6 6 (2.86%) Firmware
7 4 (1.90%) Virtual Desktop
8 3 (1.43%) OpenAM
8 3 (1.43%) OpenIDM
8 3 (1.43%) RACF
8 3 (1.43%) VMware Workstation
9 2 (0.95%) DFS Replication
10 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.48%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 1 (0.48%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.48%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 15 (7.14%) Terraform
2 13 (6.19%) Ansible
3 6 (2.86%) Microsoft Intune
3 6 (2.86%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (2.86%) Single Sign-On
4 4 (1.90%) Backup Exec
4 4 (1.90%) Cisco CUCM
4 4 (1.90%) SCCM
5 3 (1.43%) Active Directory Federation Services
5 3 (1.43%) CA Single Sign-On
5 3 (1.43%) MobiControl
5 3 (1.43%) Oracle Identity Management
6 2 (0.95%) Grafana
6 2 (0.95%) Icinga
6 2 (0.95%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 2 (0.95%) Prometheus
7 1 (0.48%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.48%) Nagios
7 1 (0.48%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.48%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 43 (20.48%) Microsoft
2 36 (17.14%) Cisco
3 30 (14.29%) VMware
4 27 (12.86%) Oracle
5 20 (9.52%) Apple
6 18 (8.57%) Adobe
7 15 (7.14%) Citrix
8 11 (5.24%) Salesforce.com
9 9 (4.29%) Juniper
10 8 (3.81%) EMC
10 8 (3.81%) Palo Alto
11 7 (3.33%) CheckPoint
12 6 (2.86%) Google
13 5 (2.38%) Dell
13 5 (2.38%) Veeam
14 4 (1.90%) Arista
14 4 (1.90%) Automation Anywhere
14 4 (1.90%) Avaya
14 4 (1.90%) Blue Prism
14 4 (1.90%) NetMotion Wireless