Period
to 22 February 2020

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 22 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Internet
England > South East
6 months to
22 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 169 193 144
Rank change year-on-year +24 -49 -3
Permanent jobs citing Internet 396 459 728
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.75% 1.71% 2.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.13% 10.65% 13.34%
Number of salaries quoted 319 361 575
South East median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -10.11%
10th Percentile £24,960 £24,250 £24,000
90th Percentile £72,100 £68,000 £67,000
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 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 3,908 4,308 5,457
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 17.27% 16.03% 17.29%
Number of salaries quoted 3,027 3,338 4,263
South East median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.44% +5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,925 £24,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £66,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Internet
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Internet as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Internet in the South East.

Salary trend for Internet in the South East

Internet
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Internet in the South East over the 6 months to 22 February 2020.

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 22 February 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
Thames Valley +59 164 £55,000 +13.40% 42
Hampshire +1 95 £50,000 +17.65% 21
Berkshire +22 83 £36,250 -23.68% 15
Surrey -14 77 £47,500 +18.75% 11
Oxfordshire +38 51 £60,000 +9.09% 15
Buckinghamshire +9 30 £67,500 +42.11% 12
West Sussex +15 25 £45,000 +35.34% 5
Kent -2 20 £34,088 +31.11% 11
East Sussex -2 5 £57,500 +15.00% 3
Home Counties - 4 £150,000 -
M4 Corridor - 3 £101,250 -
Internet
England

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 South East region with a requirement for Internet.

1 128 (32.32%) Windows
2 122 (30.81%) Linux
3 119 (30.05%) Firewall
4 100 (25.25%) Microsoft
5 97 (24.49%) Problem-Solving
6 88 (22.22%) Cisco
7 84 (21.21%) DNS
8 78 (19.70%) TCP/IP
8 78 (19.70%) Analytical Skills
9 75 (18.94%) SQL
10 73 (18.43%) Cisco Certification
11 72 (18.18%) Juniper
12 69 (17.42%) LAN
13 61 (15.40%) Agile Software Development
13 61 (15.40%) Azure
14 60 (15.15%) VMware
15 59 (14.90%) Degree
16 56 (14.14%) BGP
16 56 (14.14%) WAN
17 55 (13.89%) Data Centre
18 54 (13.64%) Windows Server
18 54 (13.64%) CCNA
19 53 (13.38%) ITIL
20 51 (12.88%) Python
21 50 (12.63%) CCNP
21 50 (12.63%) AWS
22 49 (12.37%) VPN
23 47 (11.87%) DHCP
23 47 (11.87%) VMware Infrastructure
24 45 (11.36%) SQL Server

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 42 (10.61%) IIS
2 23 (5.81%) Apache
3 20 (5.05%) MS Exchange
4 18 (4.55%) SharePoint
5 15 (3.79%) WebLogic
6 10 (2.53%) WordPress
7 8 (2.02%) CMS
8 6 (1.52%) ThingWorx
8 6 (1.52%) Tomcat
9 5 (1.26%) Elasticsearch
10 4 (1.01%) JBoss
10 4 (1.01%) SharePoint 2013
11 3 (0.76%) EPiServer
11 3 (0.76%) Kentico
11 3 (0.76%) nginx
11 3 (0.76%) Sitecore CMS
11 3 (0.76%) WebSphere
12 2 (0.51%) Skype for Business
13 1 (0.25%) Apache Solr
13 1 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 43 (10.86%) Microsoft Office
2 41 (10.35%) Microsoft Excel
3 29 (7.32%) MS Visio
4 25 (6.31%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 6 (1.52%) Adobe Illustrator
5 6 (1.52%) Photoshop
6 5 (1.26%) Microsoft Project
7 2 (0.51%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 4 (1.01%) Payment Gateway
1 4 (1.01%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (0.25%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.25%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.25%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 61 (15.40%) Azure
2 50 (12.63%) AWS
3 31 (7.83%) SaaS
4 29 (7.32%) Office 365
5 10 (2.53%) PaaS
6 8 (2.02%) G Suite
6 8 (2.02%) GitHub
7 7 (1.77%) Power Platform
8 6 (1.52%) GCP
8 6 (1.52%) PowerApps
9 5 (1.26%) IaaS
9 5 (1.26%) OneDrive
9 5 (1.26%) Slack
10 4 (1.01%) Serverless
11 3 (0.76%) Azure Active Directory
12 2 (0.51%) Apple Pay
12 2 (0.51%) Google Pay
13 1 (0.25%) AWS IoT
13 1 (0.25%) Dynamics 365
13 1 (0.25%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 119 (30.05%) Firewall
2 84 (21.21%) DNS
3 78 (19.70%) TCP/IP
4 69 (17.42%) LAN
5 56 (14.14%) BGP
5 56 (14.14%) WAN
6 49 (12.37%) VPN
7 47 (11.87%) DHCP
8 38 (9.60%) OSPF
9 36 (9.09%) Wireless
10 25 (6.31%) SAN
11 23 (5.81%) Network Security
12 22 (5.56%) VoIP
13 20 (5.05%) VLAN
14 19 (4.80%) Intranet
15 15 (3.79%) IPsec
15 15 (3.79%) SSL
16 14 (3.54%) HTTP
16 14 (3.54%) MPLS
17 13 (3.28%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (11.36%) SQL Server
2 19 (4.80%) MySQL
3 12 (3.03%) Oracle Database
4 8 (2.02%) Big Data
4 8 (2.02%) NoSQL
5 7 (1.77%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (1.26%) Apache Cassandra
6 5 (1.26%) SQL Server 2016
7 4 (1.01%) Azure SQL Database
7 4 (1.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (0.76%) GIS
8 3 (0.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (0.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.51%) Electronic Patient Records
9 2 (0.51%) Power BI
9 2 (0.51%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.25%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.25%) MariaDB
10 1 (0.25%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 1 (0.25%) Redis
Development Applications
1 25 (6.31%) Git (software)
2 8 (2.02%) Octopus Deploy
2 8 (2.02%) TeamCity
3 7 (1.77%) JIRA
4 5 (1.26%) gulp
4 5 (1.26%) Oracle APEX
5 3 (0.76%) Chocolatey
5 3 (0.76%) Jenkins
5 3 (0.76%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (0.76%) Visual Studio
5 3 (0.76%) Visual Studio Team System
6 2 (0.51%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (0.51%) Subversion
7 1 (0.25%) Grunt
7 1 (0.25%) Maven
7 1 (0.25%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.25%) TortoiseSVN
7 1 (0.25%) webpack
General
1 42 (10.61%) Finance
2 31 (7.83%) Telecoms
3 20 (5.05%) Public Sector
4 13 (3.28%) Retail
5 10 (2.53%) Legal
5 10 (2.53%) Local Government
5 10 (2.53%) Marketing
6 8 (2.02%) Electronics
7 5 (1.26%) Games
7 5 (1.26%) Pharmaceutical
7 5 (1.26%) Spanish Language
8 4 (1.01%) Aerospace
8 4 (1.01%) Back Office
8 4 (1.01%) Billing
8 4 (1.01%) French Language
8 4 (1.01%) German Language
8 4 (1.01%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.76%) Czech Language
9 3 (0.76%) Publishing
10 2 (0.51%) Police
Job Titles
1 68 (17.17%) Network Engineer
2 44 (11.11%) Developer
3 40 (10.10%) Support Engineer
4 38 (9.60%) Analyst
4 38 (9.60%) Architect
5 22 (5.56%) Technical Support
6 21 (5.30%) Senior Network Engineer
7 18 (4.55%) IT Manager
8 17 (4.29%) Operations Engineer
8 17 (4.29%) Security Engineer
9 16 (4.04%) Support Analyst
10 15 (3.79%) IT Support
10 15 (3.79%) Software Engineer
10 15 (3.79%) Technical Engineer
11 13 (3.28%) Network Security Engineer
12 12 (3.03%) Consultant
12 12 (3.03%) Systems Engineer
13 11 (2.78%) Project Manager
13 11 (2.78%) Senior Developer
13 11 (2.78%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (9.60%) .NET
2 36 (9.09%) HTML
3 29 (7.32%) CSS
4 26 (6.57%) Web Services
5 17 (4.29%) Spring
6 16 (4.04%) RESTful
7 15 (3.79%) XML
8 13 (3.28%) AngularJS
9 12 (3.03%) ASP.NET
10 11 (2.78%) LAMP
11 10 (2.53%) 802.1X
11 10 (2.53%) Node.js
11 10 (2.53%) Spring Boot
12 9 (2.27%) LDAP
13 8 (2.02%) REST
14 7 (1.77%) LEMP Stack
15 6 (1.52%) ASP.NET Web API
15 6 (1.52%) Laravel
15 6 (1.52%) React
15 6 (1.52%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 78 (19.70%) Analytical Skills
2 55 (13.89%) Data Centre
3 30 (7.58%) Management Information System
4 29 (7.32%) Self-Motivation
5 25 (6.31%) Internet of Things
6 19 (4.80%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 14 (3.54%) User Experience
8 12 (3.03%) Public Cloud
9 11 (2.78%) Driving Licence
10 9 (2.27%) Linux Command Line
11 8 (2.02%) Enterprise Storage
11 8 (2.02%) Mobile App
12 7 (1.77%) Enterprise Cloud
12 7 (1.77%) Security Operations Centre
13 5 (1.26%) EMC VNX
13 5 (1.26%) EMV
13 5 (1.26%) PKI
14 4 (1.01%) Client/Server
14 4 (1.01%) Contactless
14 4 (1.01%) CUDA
Operating Systems
1 128 (32.32%) Windows
2 122 (30.81%) Linux
3 54 (13.64%) Windows Server
4 44 (11.11%) Unix
5 22 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 17 (4.29%) Windows Server 2008
7 16 (4.04%) Windows 10
8 10 (2.53%) Windows 7
9 8 (2.02%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (1.77%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (1.52%) Windows XP
12 4 (1.01%) Android
12 4 (1.01%) Windows 8
13 2 (0.51%) CentOS
13 2 (0.51%) Windows 2000
14 1 (0.25%) Embedded Linux
14 1 (0.25%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.25%) Solaris
14 1 (0.25%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.25%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (24.49%) Problem-Solving
2 61 (15.40%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (13.38%) ITIL
4 39 (9.85%) Computer Science
5 36 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
6 34 (8.59%) Incident Management
6 34 (8.59%) Information Security
7 33 (8.33%) Project Management
8 31 (7.83%) Configuration Management
9 28 (7.07%) DevOps
10 24 (6.06%) TDD
11 23 (5.81%) Network Design
12 22 (5.56%) Load Balancing
12 22 (5.56%) Mentoring
13 20 (5.05%) Mathematics
13 20 (5.05%) Project Delivery
14 19 (4.80%) Front End Development
14 19 (4.80%) Network Management
15 18 (4.55%) E-Commerce
16 17 (4.29%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 75 (18.94%) SQL
2 51 (12.88%) Python
3 35 (8.84%) C#
3 35 (8.84%) JavaScript
4 33 (8.33%) PHP
5 32 (8.08%) Java
6 26 (6.57%) C
7 21 (5.30%) Bash Shell
8 19 (4.80%) PowerShell
9 17 (4.29%) C++
9 17 (4.29%) Perl
10 9 (2.27%) Ruby
10 9 (2.27%) VB.NET
11 6 (1.52%) TypeScript
12 5 (1.26%) Go
13 4 (1.01%) ES6
13 4 (1.01%) PL/SQL
14 3 (0.76%) T-SQL
14 3 (0.76%) VBA
15 2 (0.51%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 73 (18.43%) Cisco Certification
2 59 (14.90%) Degree
3 54 (13.64%) CCNA
4 50 (12.63%) CCNP
5 41 (10.35%) Security Cleared
6 38 (9.60%) JNCIS
7 27 (6.82%) Microsoft Certification
7 27 (6.82%) SC Cleared
8 23 (5.81%) JNCIA
9 20 (5.05%) Computer Science Degree
10 17 (4.29%) JNCIE
11 16 (4.04%) CCIE
11 16 (4.04%) CISSP
12 15 (3.79%) MCSE
13 12 (3.03%) DBS Check
14 11 (2.78%) CCSA
14 11 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
14 11 (2.78%) MCP
15 8 (2.02%) CISM
15 8 (2.02%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (7.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 21 (5.30%) SLA
3 15 (3.79%) PCI DSS
4 9 (2.27%) ISO 22301
4 9 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 8 (2.02%) QA
6 6 (1.52%) GDPR
7 4 (1.01%) Cyber Essentials
7 4 (1.01%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 3 (0.76%) PMO
9 2 (0.51%) GxP
9 2 (0.51%) RMADS
10 1 (0.25%) COBIT
10 1 (0.25%) JSP 440
10 1 (0.25%) NIST
10 1 (0.25%) PSD2
10 1 (0.25%) WCAG
System Software
1 47 (11.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 44 (11.11%) Active Directory
3 18 (4.55%) Docker
4 13 (3.28%) Firmware
4 13 (3.28%) Hyper-V
4 13 (3.28%) Terminal Services
5 6 (1.52%) NFS
6 5 (1.26%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (0.76%) LXC
8 2 (0.51%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (0.51%) OpenSIPS
8 2 (0.51%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.25%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (0.25%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 31 (7.83%) Ansible
2 18 (4.55%) Terraform
3 13 (3.28%) Puppet
4 9 (2.27%) Norton AntiVirus
4 9 (2.27%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (2.02%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 7 (1.77%) Kubernetes
6 7 (1.77%) WSUS
7 6 (1.52%) cPanel
7 6 (1.52%) FortiGate
8 5 (1.26%) Microsoft Intune
8 5 (1.26%) SCCM
8 5 (1.26%) vRealize
9 4 (1.01%) MIMEsweeper
9 4 (1.01%) Nessus
10 3 (0.76%) Kibana
10 3 (0.76%) logstash
10 3 (0.76%) SCOM
11 2 (0.51%) Icinga
11 2 (0.51%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 100 (25.25%) Microsoft
2 88 (22.22%) Cisco
3 72 (18.18%) Juniper
4 60 (15.15%) VMware
5 39 (9.85%) CheckPoint
6 36 (9.09%) Oracle
7 31 (7.83%) Citrix
8 25 (6.31%) Palo Alto
9 23 (5.81%) Brocade
9 23 (5.81%) Google
10 22 (5.56%) Red Hat
11 20 (5.05%) HP
12 18 (4.55%) F5
13 16 (4.04%) Blue Coat
14 15 (3.79%) Salesforce.com
15 14 (3.54%) Fortinet
15 14 (3.54%) SAP
16 12 (3.03%) 3PAR
16 12 (3.03%) Foundry
17 10 (2.53%) Meraki