Period
to 11 May 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 11 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Internet
England > South East
6 months to
11 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 236 175 198
Rank change year-on-year -61 +23 -40
Permanent jobs citing Internet 144 302 438
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 1.10% 1.68% 1.66%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.49% 9.74% 10.10%
Number of salaries quoted 105 254 360
10th Percentile £28,250 £25,000 £23,500
25th Percentile £37,500 £31,500 £31,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +6.25%
75th Percentile £58,750 £65,000 £55,063
90th Percentile £74,500 £75,000 £68,875
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

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 1,923 3,101 4,336
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 14.73% 17.23% 16.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1,477 2,461 3,389
10th Percentile £29,000 £27,000 £26,250
25th Percentile £37,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% +2.27%
75th Percentile £62,250 £62,500 £60,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £72,500 £71,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% -

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 11 May 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 11 May 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 -33 67 £45,000 -21.74% 22
Berkshire +5 45 £40,000 -27.27% 12
Hampshire -14 34 £50,000 +25.00% 10
West Sussex +14 22 £52,500 +16.67% 6
Oxfordshire -11 16 £50,000 +11.11% 6
Kent +4 9 £30,500 +10.91% 5
Surrey -18 9 £65,000 +44.44% 5
Buckinghamshire +4 6 £45,000 -35.71% 4
Internet
England

For the 6 months to 11 May 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 38 (26.39%) Firewall
2 35 (24.31%) VPN
3 34 (23.61%) Azure
4 33 (22.92%) Windows
5 32 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 32 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
5 32 (22.22%) Social Skills
6 31 (21.53%) DNS
6 31 (21.53%) AWS
7 29 (20.14%) Data Centre
8 28 (19.44%) Cisco
9 26 (18.06%) Agile Software Development
9 26 (18.06%) Git (software)
10 24 (16.67%) JavaScript
11 23 (15.97%) Python
11 23 (15.97%) Cisco Certification
12 22 (15.28%) Linux
12 22 (15.28%) Palo Alto
13 21 (14.58%) TCP/IP
13 21 (14.58%) Wireless
14 20 (13.89%) CCNP
14 20 (13.89%) ITIL
14 20 (13.89%) WAN
14 20 (13.89%) Degree
15 19 (13.19%) Java
15 19 (13.19%) VMware
16 18 (12.50%) Oracle
16 18 (12.50%) Juniper
16 18 (12.50%) MPLS
17 17 (11.81%) CheckPoint

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 8 (5.56%) Tomcat
2 6 (4.17%) WordPress
3 3 (2.08%) Apache
3 3 (2.08%) IIS
3 3 (2.08%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.39%) JBoss
4 2 (1.39%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.69%) Confluence
5 1 (0.69%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.69%) Jetty
5 1 (0.69%) nginx
5 1 (0.69%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.69%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 11 (7.64%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (5.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 6 (4.17%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.69%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.69%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.69%) InDesign
5 1 (0.69%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.69%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (0.69%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (0.69%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (0.69%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.69%) Oracle E-Business Tax
2 1 (0.69%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.69%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (0.69%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.69%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (0.69%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 34 (23.61%) Azure
2 31 (21.53%) AWS
3 11 (7.64%) GitHub
3 11 (7.64%) SaaS
4 9 (6.25%) AWS Lambda
4 9 (6.25%) Microsoft 365
4 9 (6.25%) Serverless
5 8 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (4.17%) Amazon SQS
6 6 (4.17%) IaaS
6 6 (4.17%) PaaS
7 5 (3.47%) Amazon EC2
7 5 (3.47%) Amazon S3
7 5 (3.47%) npm
7 5 (3.47%) Power Platform
7 5 (3.47%) PowerApps
7 5 (3.47%) Route 53
8 3 (2.08%) Azure Functions
8 3 (2.08%) Cloudflare
8 3 (2.08%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 38 (26.39%) Firewall
2 35 (24.31%) VPN
3 31 (21.53%) DNS
4 21 (14.58%) TCP/IP
4 21 (14.58%) Wireless
5 20 (13.89%) WAN
6 18 (12.50%) MPLS
7 17 (11.81%) DHCP
7 17 (11.81%) LAN
8 16 (11.11%) BGP
9 14 (9.72%) Network Security
9 14 (9.72%) OSPF
10 13 (9.03%) Wi-Fi
11 11 (7.64%) HTTP
11 11 (7.64%) VLAN
12 10 (6.94%) IPsec
13 8 (5.56%) SAN
14 7 (4.86%) SD-WAN
14 7 (4.86%) SSL
15 6 (4.17%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (11.81%) SQL Server
2 12 (8.33%) Relational Database
3 7 (4.86%) MySQL
4 6 (4.17%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 6 (4.17%) Oracle Database
4 6 (4.17%) RDBMS
5 4 (2.78%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (2.78%) Oracle Database 12c
5 4 (2.78%) Oracle Exadata
5 4 (2.78%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (2.78%) TKPROF
6 3 (2.08%) Big Data
6 3 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (2.08%) OLTP
6 3 (2.08%) Snowflake Schema
6 3 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.39%) Power BI
7 2 (1.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.69%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 26 (18.06%) Git (software)
2 10 (6.94%) Jenkins
3 8 (5.56%) NUnit
3 8 (5.56%) TeamCity
4 6 (4.17%) Maven
5 4 (2.78%) JIRA
6 2 (1.39%) Selenium
6 2 (1.39%) Zephyr
7 1 (0.69%) Appium
7 1 (0.69%) Babel
7 1 (0.69%) Cypress.io
7 1 (0.69%) GitLab
7 1 (0.69%) JMeter
7 1 (0.69%) Postman
7 1 (0.69%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.69%) Travis CI
General
1 32 (22.22%) Social Skills
2 13 (9.03%) Finance
3 11 (7.64%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (4.86%) Law
5 6 (4.17%) Local Government
5 6 (4.17%) Presentation Skills
5 6 (4.17%) Public Sector
6 5 (3.47%) Marketing
6 5 (3.47%) Telecoms
7 3 (2.08%) Electronics
7 3 (2.08%) French Language
7 3 (2.08%) German Language
8 2 (1.39%) Back Office
9 1 (0.69%) Banking
9 1 (0.69%) Documentation Skills
9 1 (0.69%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.69%) Police
Job Titles
1 37 (25.69%) Developer
2 31 (21.53%) Network Engineer
3 11 (7.64%) Senior Network Engineer
4 9 (6.25%) .NET Developer
5 8 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (5.56%) Network Operations Engineer
5 8 (5.56%) Operations Engineer
6 7 (4.86%) C# Developer
6 7 (4.86%) Java Developer
6 7 (4.86%) Junior
7 6 (4.17%) Architect
7 6 (4.17%) C# .NET Developer
7 6 (4.17%) Cloud Engineer
7 6 (4.17%) Full Stack Developer
7 6 (4.17%) Juniper Engineer
7 6 (4.17%) SQL Developer
7 6 (4.17%) SQL Server Developer
7 6 (4.17%) WordPress Developer
8 5 (3.47%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (3.47%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (10.42%) Web Services
2 14 (9.72%) .NET
2 14 (9.72%) CSS
3 12 (8.33%) HTML
4 10 (6.94%) .NET Core
4 10 (6.94%) Node.js
4 10 (6.94%) React
5 8 (5.56%) AngularJS
5 8 (5.56%) jQuery
6 7 (4.86%) Spring
7 6 (4.17%) CSS3
7 6 (4.17%) REST
8 5 (3.47%) Laravel
8 5 (3.47%) Sass
8 5 (3.47%) Symfony
9 4 (2.78%) LDAP
9 4 (2.78%) Oracle GoldenGate
10 3 (2.08%) Ajax
10 3 (2.08%) Middleware
10 3 (2.08%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 29 (20.14%) Data Centre
2 13 (9.03%) Internet of Things
3 10 (6.94%) Self-Motivation
4 9 (6.25%) Management Information System
5 8 (5.56%) User Experience
6 7 (4.86%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 6 (4.17%) Mobile App
8 5 (3.47%) BYOD
8 5 (3.47%) Client/Server
8 5 (3.47%) Hybrid Cloud
8 5 (3.47%) Video Conferencing
9 4 (2.78%) Cloud Native
9 4 (2.78%) Driving Licence
9 4 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (2.78%) Replication
10 2 (1.39%) CCTV
10 2 (1.39%) Data Protection Act
10 2 (1.39%) Robotics
10 2 (1.39%) Social Media
10 2 (1.39%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 33 (22.92%) Windows
2 22 (15.28%) Linux
3 12 (8.33%) Unix
4 6 (4.17%) Windows Server
5 4 (2.78%) Android
5 4 (2.78%) Apple iOS
5 4 (2.78%) Windows 10
6 3 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (2.08%) Windows 7
6 3 (2.08%) Windows Server 2016
7 2 (1.39%) CentOS
7 2 (1.39%) Debian
7 2 (1.39%) Solaris
7 2 (1.39%) Ubuntu
7 2 (1.39%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.69%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.69%) Fedora
8 1 (0.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
2 26 (18.06%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (13.89%) ITIL
4 14 (9.72%) Computer Science
4 14 (9.72%) Configuration Management
4 14 (9.72%) Service Delivery
5 13 (9.03%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 13 (9.03%) Performance Tuning
5 13 (9.03%) Test Automation
6 12 (8.33%) Network Management
7 11 (7.64%) Analytics
7 11 (7.64%) DevOps
7 11 (7.64%) Information Security
7 11 (7.64%) Network Monitoring
7 11 (7.64%) Project Management
8 10 (6.94%) Artificial Intelligence
8 10 (6.94%) Front End Development
8 10 (6.94%) Software Engineering
9 9 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
9 9 (6.25%) Technology Roadmap
Programming Languages
1 24 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 23 (15.97%) Python
3 19 (13.19%) Java
4 17 (11.81%) PowerShell
5 13 (9.03%) SQL
6 12 (8.33%) C#
7 11 (7.64%) ES6
8 8 (5.56%) TypeScript
9 7 (4.86%) Bash Shell
9 7 (4.86%) C
9 7 (4.86%) Ruby
10 6 (4.17%) PHP
10 6 (4.17%) PL/SQL
10 6 (4.17%) T-SQL
11 4 (2.78%) Go
12 2 (1.39%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.69%) Java 8
13 1 (0.69%) Perl
13 1 (0.69%) Rust
13 1 (0.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 23 (15.97%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (13.89%) CCNP
2 20 (13.89%) Degree
3 17 (11.81%) Security Cleared
4 14 (9.72%) CCNA
5 9 (6.25%) SC Cleared
6 6 (4.17%) DBS Check
6 6 (4.17%) JNCIS
7 5 (3.47%) CCIE
7 5 (3.47%) Computer Science Degree
8 4 (2.78%) CISSP
8 4 (2.78%) Master's Degree
9 3 (2.08%) CCIE Service Provider
9 3 (2.08%) DV Cleared
9 3 (2.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 3 (2.08%) JNCIP
10 2 (1.39%) CCDP
10 2 (1.39%) ISTQB
10 2 (1.39%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 2 (1.39%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (9.72%) SLA
2 9 (6.25%) QA
3 5 (3.47%) GDPR
4 4 (2.78%) GRC
4 4 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (2.78%) NCSC
5 3 (2.08%) PMO
6 2 (1.39%) NIST
6 2 (1.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 17025
7 1 (0.69%) ISO17020
7 1 (0.69%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 17 (11.81%) Active Directory
1 17 (11.81%) Docker
2 14 (9.72%) Firmware
3 13 (9.03%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (2.78%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (2.08%) VMware NSX
6 2 (1.39%) iptables
6 2 (1.39%) Postfix
6 2 (1.39%) Sendmail
6 2 (1.39%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.69%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 12 (8.33%) Terraform
2 7 (4.86%) Ansible
3 6 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (4.17%) Puppet
4 5 (3.47%) Cisco CUCM
5 4 (2.78%) Data Guard
5 4 (2.78%) Kubernetes
5 4 (2.78%) Oracle RMAN
6 3 (2.08%) FortiGate
6 3 (2.08%) McAfee ePO
6 3 (2.08%) Nessus
7 2 (1.39%) HP Data Protector
7 2 (1.39%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 2 (1.39%) SCDPM
8 1 (0.69%) HP ALM
8 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Clustering
8 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Intune
8 1 (0.69%) NetApp OnCommand
8 1 (0.69%) ServerView Suite
Vendors
1 32 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 28 (19.44%) Cisco
3 22 (15.28%) Palo Alto
4 19 (13.19%) VMware
5 18 (12.50%) Juniper
5 18 (12.50%) Oracle
6 17 (11.81%) CheckPoint
7 12 (8.33%) McAfee
7 12 (8.33%) ServiceNow
8 9 (6.25%) Blue Coat
9 7 (4.86%) SolarWinds
10 6 (4.17%) Citrix
10 6 (4.17%) NEC
10 6 (4.17%) Northgate
11 5 (3.47%) Sage
11 5 (3.47%) Splunk
11 5 (3.47%) Zend
12 4 (2.78%) Apple
13 3 (2.08%) Forcepoint
13 3 (2.08%) Symantec