Period
to 1 August 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 1 August 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Internet
England > South East
6 months to
1 Aug 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 237 187 203
Rank change year-on-year -50 +16 -39
Permanent jobs citing Internet 204 163 419
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 1.24% 1.39% 1.59%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.79% 7.82% 9.85%
Number of salaries quoted 131 148 345
10th Percentile £28,250 £25,000 £23,500
25th Percentile £33,750 £35,000 £31,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
75th Percentile £59,500 £67,500 £62,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £84,500 £75,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +16.67% -10.00%

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 2,320 2,084 4,254
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 14.13% 17.80% 16.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1,686 1,708 3,363
10th Percentile £26,250 £28,000 £26,250
25th Percentile £34,250 £35,525 £33,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -
75th Percentile £62,500 £62,000 £61,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £72,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year - +8.70% -3.16%

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 1 August 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 1 August 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 -31 102 £45,000 -25.00% 34
Berkshire 0 75 £38,750 -35.42% 15
Hampshire -73 44 £45,000 - 19
Oxfordshire -13 24 £50,000 +25.00% 10
West Sussex +8 22 £52,500 +10.53% 4
Surrey -33 20 £60,000 +14.29% 10
Kent -19 12 £35,250 -33.80% 6
Buckinghamshire -53 3 £26,500 -62.81% 9
East Sussex -22 1 £26,000 -35.00% 4
Internet
England

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 60 (29.41%) Social Skills
2 55 (26.96%) VPN
2 55 (26.96%) Firewall
3 54 (26.47%) Windows
4 49 (24.02%) Degree
5 48 (23.53%) Azure
6 46 (22.55%) Linux
7 42 (20.59%) AWS
8 41 (20.10%) Cisco
8 41 (20.10%) Problem-Solving
9 39 (19.12%) Docker
9 39 (19.12%) DNS
10 37 (18.14%) Microsoft
10 37 (18.14%) JavaScript
11 35 (17.16%) Java
11 35 (17.16%) Computer Science
12 34 (16.67%) Web Services
12 34 (16.67%) Data Centre
13 33 (16.18%) Oracle
13 33 (16.18%) Git (software)
14 32 (15.69%) Agile Software Development
15 31 (15.20%) ITIL
16 30 (14.71%) BGP
17 29 (14.22%) TCP/IP
17 29 (14.22%) Full Stack Development
18 28 (13.73%) VMware
18 28 (13.73%) Cloud Computing
19 27 (13.24%) Security Cleared
19 27 (13.24%) IPsec
19 27 (13.24%) Self-Motivation

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 11 (5.39%) Tomcat
2 7 (3.43%) SharePoint
3 6 (2.94%) WordPress
4 4 (1.96%) MS Exchange
5 3 (1.47%) Apache
5 3 (1.47%) IIS
6 2 (0.98%) JBoss
7 1 (0.49%) CMS
7 1 (0.49%) Confluence
7 1 (0.49%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.49%) Jetty
7 1 (0.49%) nginx
7 1 (0.49%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.49%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 20 (9.80%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (5.39%) Microsoft Excel
3 10 (4.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (1.96%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.49%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.49%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.49%) InDesign
5 1 (0.49%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (0.98%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.49%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (0.49%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (0.49%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (0.49%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.49%) Oracle E-Business Tax
2 1 (0.49%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.49%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (0.49%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.49%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (0.49%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 48 (23.53%) Azure
2 42 (20.59%) AWS
3 28 (13.73%) Cloud Computing
4 22 (10.78%) Microsoft 365
5 13 (6.37%) GitHub
5 13 (6.37%) SaaS
6 10 (4.90%) npm
7 8 (3.92%) Google Workspace
8 7 (3.43%) Amazon SQS
8 7 (3.43%) AWS Lambda
8 7 (3.43%) Serverless
9 6 (2.94%) Amazon EC2
9 6 (2.94%) Amazon S3
9 6 (2.94%) IaaS
9 6 (2.94%) PaaS
9 6 (2.94%) Route 53
10 5 (2.45%) Azure Active Directory
10 5 (2.45%) Cloudflare
10 5 (2.45%) GCP
10 5 (2.45%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 55 (26.96%) Firewall
1 55 (26.96%) VPN
2 39 (19.12%) DNS
3 30 (14.71%) BGP
4 29 (14.22%) TCP/IP
5 27 (13.24%) IPsec
6 26 (12.75%) Wi-Fi
7 25 (12.25%) LAN
8 23 (11.27%) WAN
9 22 (10.78%) SAN
10 20 (9.80%) MPLS
11 19 (9.31%) OSPF
12 18 (8.82%) Wireless
13 16 (7.84%) HTTP
14 15 (7.35%) DHCP
14 15 (7.35%) Network Security
15 13 (6.37%) VLAN
16 8 (3.92%) Cisco ASA
16 8 (3.92%) SD-WAN
16 8 (3.92%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (10.78%) SQL Server
2 16 (7.84%) Big Data
2 16 (7.84%) MySQL
3 12 (5.88%) Relational Database
4 8 (3.92%) Oracle Database
5 7 (3.43%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 6 (2.94%) RDBMS
7 5 (2.45%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (1.96%) Oracle Database 11g
8 4 (1.96%) Oracle Database 12c
8 4 (1.96%) Oracle Exadata
8 4 (1.96%) TKPROF
9 3 (1.47%) Data Lake
9 3 (1.47%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (1.47%) OLTP
9 3 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (0.98%) Power BI
10 2 (0.98%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (0.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (0.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 33 (16.18%) Git (software)
2 12 (5.88%) Jenkins
3 10 (4.90%) NUnit
3 10 (4.90%) TeamCity
4 9 (4.41%) Selenium
5 8 (3.92%) JIRA
6 7 (3.43%) Maven
7 6 (2.94%) Android Studio
7 6 (2.94%) WinDbg
7 6 (2.94%) Xcode
8 4 (1.96%) webpack
8 4 (1.96%) Zephyr
9 3 (1.47%) Cypress.io
9 3 (1.47%) PHPUnit
9 3 (1.47%) SoapUI
10 1 (0.49%) Appium
10 1 (0.49%) GitLab
10 1 (0.49%) JMeter
10 1 (0.49%) Travis CI
10 1 (0.49%) Visual Studio
General
1 60 (29.41%) Social Skills
2 19 (9.31%) Finance
2 19 (9.31%) Law
3 18 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (6.86%) Marketing
5 11 (5.39%) Legal
5 11 (5.39%) Presentation Skills
5 11 (5.39%) Telecoms
6 6 (2.94%) Games
6 6 (2.94%) Local Government
6 6 (2.94%) Public Sector
7 4 (1.96%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 2 (0.98%) Back Office
8 2 (0.98%) Billing
8 2 (0.98%) Documentation Skills
8 2 (0.98%) Electronics
8 2 (0.98%) French Language
8 2 (0.98%) German Language
8 2 (0.98%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.98%) Retail
Job Titles
1 53 (25.98%) Developer
2 30 (14.71%) Network Engineer
3 14 (6.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 14 (6.86%) Senior Network Engineer
4 12 (5.88%) Analyst
5 11 (5.39%) .NET Developer
5 11 (5.39%) Consultant
6 10 (4.90%) Junior
7 8 (3.92%) C# .NET Developer
7 8 (3.92%) C# Developer
7 8 (3.92%) Full Stack Developer
7 8 (3.92%) Java Developer
7 8 (3.92%) Software Engineer
7 8 (3.92%) SQL Developer
7 8 (3.92%) SQL Server Developer
8 7 (3.43%) Senior Software Engineer
8 7 (3.43%) Support Engineer
9 6 (2.94%) Infrastructure Manager
9 6 (2.94%) Junior Developer
9 6 (2.94%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (16.67%) Web Services
2 24 (11.76%) .NET
3 18 (8.82%) HTML
4 17 (8.33%) Laravel
5 14 (6.86%) CSS
6 13 (6.37%) Node.js
6 13 (6.37%) React
7 12 (5.88%) jQuery
8 11 (5.39%) .NET Core
9 9 (4.41%) Vue.js
10 8 (3.92%) ASP.NET
10 8 (3.92%) REST
10 8 (3.92%) Spring
11 7 (3.43%) iOS SDK
12 6 (2.94%) CSS3
12 6 (2.94%) Sass
12 6 (2.94%) Symfony
13 5 (2.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 4 (1.96%) Apache Flex
14 4 (1.96%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 34 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 27 (13.24%) Self-Motivation
3 12 (5.88%) Client/Server
3 12 (5.88%) Management Information System
4 9 (4.41%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 9 (4.41%) Hybrid Cloud
4 9 (4.41%) Internet of Things
5 8 (3.92%) User Experience
6 7 (3.43%) Driving Licence
6 7 (3.43%) Video Conferencing
7 6 (2.94%) BYOD
8 5 (2.45%) PKI
8 5 (2.45%) Social Media
9 4 (1.96%) Data Protection Act
9 4 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (1.96%) Linux Command Line
9 4 (1.96%) Mobile App
10 3 (1.47%) Acoustics
10 3 (1.47%) Greenfield Project
10 3 (1.47%) Smart City
Operating Systems
1 54 (26.47%) Windows
2 46 (22.55%) Linux
3 18 (8.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 15 (7.35%) Windows Server
5 14 (6.86%) Fedora
6 13 (6.37%) Windows 10
7 12 (5.88%) Android
8 11 (5.39%) Apple iOS
8 11 (5.39%) Unix
9 10 (4.90%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (2.45%) Windows 7
10 5 (2.45%) Windows Server 2016
11 4 (1.96%) Alpine Linux
11 4 (1.96%) VMS
12 2 (0.98%) CentOS
12 2 (0.98%) Debian
12 2 (0.98%) Solaris
12 2 (0.98%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.98%) Windows Server 2008
12 2 (0.98%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (20.10%) Problem-Solving
2 35 (17.16%) Computer Science
3 32 (15.69%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (15.20%) ITIL
5 29 (14.22%) Full Stack Development
6 25 (12.25%) Project Management
7 21 (10.29%) Load Balancing
8 20 (9.80%) Capacity Planning
9 19 (9.31%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 18 (8.82%) Software Engineering
11 16 (7.84%) Change Management
11 16 (7.84%) Software Testing
12 15 (7.35%) OOP
12 15 (7.35%) Performance Tuning
12 15 (7.35%) Technical Architecture
12 15 (7.35%) Test Automation
13 14 (6.86%) Build Automation
13 14 (6.86%) Demand Forecasting
13 14 (6.86%) Performance Analysis
13 14 (6.86%) Site Reliability Engineering
Programming Languages
1 37 (18.14%) JavaScript
2 35 (17.16%) Java
3 22 (10.78%) C#
4 21 (10.29%) SQL
5 20 (9.80%) PowerShell
5 20 (9.80%) Python
6 18 (8.82%) PHP
7 14 (6.86%) C
8 13 (6.37%) ES6
9 9 (4.41%) Bash Shell
9 9 (4.41%) TypeScript
10 8 (3.92%) T-SQL
11 7 (3.43%) C++
12 6 (2.94%) Apple Swift
12 6 (2.94%) Objective-C
12 6 (2.94%) PL/SQL
13 3 (1.47%) Ruby
14 2 (0.98%) VB.NET
14 2 (0.98%) VBScript
15 1 (0.49%) Perl
Qualifications
1 49 (24.02%) Degree
2 27 (13.24%) Security Cleared
3 23 (11.27%) Cisco Certification
4 20 (9.80%) CCNP
5 15 (7.35%) CCNA
6 13 (6.37%) Computer Science Degree
7 8 (3.92%) CISSP
7 8 (3.92%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (3.92%) SC Cleared
8 6 (2.94%) A+ Certification
8 6 (2.94%) DBS Check
8 6 (2.94%) SANS
9 4 (1.96%) CCIE
9 4 (1.96%) CCIE Service Provider
9 4 (1.96%) ISTQB
9 4 (1.96%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 4 (1.96%) JNCIP
9 4 (1.96%) Master's Degree
10 3 (1.47%) JNCIS
10 3 (1.47%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (7.84%) QA
2 13 (6.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (6.37%) SLA
3 7 (3.43%) GDPR
4 5 (2.45%) NCSC
5 4 (1.96%) PMO
6 3 (1.47%) GRC
6 3 (1.47%) NIST
6 3 (1.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.98%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.49%) Accessibility
System Software
1 39 (19.12%) Docker
2 23 (11.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (10.78%) Active Directory
4 16 (7.84%) Hyper-V
5 10 (4.90%) Firmware
6 4 (1.96%) Oracle RAC
6 4 (1.96%) VMware NSX
7 2 (0.98%) iptables
7 2 (0.98%) Postfix
7 2 (0.98%) Sendmail
7 2 (0.98%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.98%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 19 (9.31%) Ansible
2 16 (7.84%) Terraform
3 6 (2.94%) Cisco CUCM
4 5 (2.45%) FortiGate
5 4 (1.96%) Data Guard
5 4 (1.96%) Microsoft Intune
5 4 (1.96%) Oracle RMAN
6 3 (1.47%) Kubernetes
6 3 (1.47%) McAfee ePO
6 3 (1.47%) Nessus
6 3 (1.47%) SCCM
7 2 (0.98%) Backup Exec
7 2 (0.98%) Grafana
7 2 (0.98%) HP Data Protector
7 2 (0.98%) Icinga
7 2 (0.98%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (0.98%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 2 (0.98%) Prometheus
7 2 (0.98%) Puppet
7 2 (0.98%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 41 (20.10%) Cisco
2 37 (18.14%) Microsoft
3 33 (16.18%) Oracle
4 28 (13.73%) VMware
5 19 (9.31%) CheckPoint
5 19 (9.31%) Palo Alto
6 13 (6.37%) Juniper
7 10 (4.90%) Google
8 9 (4.41%) ServiceNow
9 8 (3.92%) McAfee
10 7 (3.43%) Citrix
11 6 (2.94%) Blue Coat
11 6 (2.94%) Meraki
11 6 (2.94%) NEC
11 6 (2.94%) NetMotion Wireless
11 6 (2.94%) Northgate
11 6 (2.94%) Sage
11 6 (2.94%) Zend
12 5 (2.45%) Darktrace
12 5 (2.45%) Veeam