Period
to 20 October 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South 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 20 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Internet
England > South West
6 months to
20 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 107 112 127
Rank change year-on-year +5 +15 +3
Permanent jobs citing Internet 92 262 242
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 2.75% 2.73% 2.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.79% 15.17% 15.25%
Number of salaries quoted 98 168 246
Median annual salary £58,750 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.56% - +20.00%
10th Percentile £35,000 £27,125 £26,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £57,500 £55,000
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 South West with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 548 1,727 1,587
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 16.37% 18.00% 15.51%
Number of salaries quoted 452 1,376 1,273
Median annual salary £43,000 £42,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.38% -1.18% +6.25%
10th Percentile £28,525 £25,500 £24,750
90th Percentile £71,250 £62,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £46,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +12.90% -2.11% +5.56%

Internet
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Internet in the South West

Internet
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Internet in the South West

Internet
Salary Histogram in the South West

Salary distribution for jobs citing Internet in the South West over the 6 months to 20 October 2020.

Salary histogram for Internet in the South West

Internet
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Internet within the South West region over the 6 months to 20 October 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
Devon +28 27 £65,000 +253.37% 7
Gloucestershire +43 19 £72,500 +74.70% 3
Bristol +6 15 £61,250 +36.11% 2
Somerset +23 9 £47,500 +5.56% 3
Dorset +29 6 £40,000 +19.40% 5
Wiltshire +7 3 £50,000 -21.57% 2
Internet
England

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 West region with a requirement for Internet.

1 37 (40.22%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (36.96%) Cybersecurity
3 33 (35.87%) Internet of Things
3 33 (35.87%) IT Strategy
4 30 (32.61%) Big Data
5 28 (30.43%) Enterprise Architecture
5 28 (30.43%) Security Cleared
5 28 (30.43%) Service Design
6 27 (29.35%) Degree
6 27 (29.35%) Azure
7 26 (28.26%) DevOps
8 24 (26.09%) Finance
9 22 (23.91%) Manufacturing
10 21 (22.83%) DNS
11 20 (21.74%) Python
11 20 (21.74%) ITIL
11 20 (21.74%) Linux
11 20 (21.74%) Firewall
11 20 (21.74%) Thought Leadership
12 19 (20.65%) Public Sector
12 19 (20.65%) Scrum
12 19 (20.65%) Telecoms
13 18 (19.57%) Management Information System
13 18 (19.57%) Zachman Framework
13 18 (19.57%) TOGAF
13 18 (19.57%) Local Government
13 18 (19.57%) IT4IT
14 17 (18.48%) Scaled Agile Framework
14 17 (18.48%) Marketing
14 17 (18.48%) Digital Marketing

Internet
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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 1 (1.09%) Apache
1 1 (1.09%) Apache Spark
1 1 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (1.09%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.09%) OpenStack
1 1 (1.09%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (11.96%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 27 (29.35%) Azure
2 16 (17.39%) AWS
3 11 (11.96%) SaaS
4 8 (8.70%) Power Platform
5 7 (7.61%) AWS Lambda
5 7 (7.61%) Azure Functions
5 7 (7.61%) IaaS
5 7 (7.61%) PaaS
5 7 (7.61%) PowerApps
5 7 (7.61%) Serverless
6 4 (4.35%) GCP
7 3 (3.26%) Office 365
8 1 (1.09%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 21 (22.83%) DNS
2 20 (21.74%) Firewall
3 8 (8.70%) DHCP
4 6 (6.52%) Intrusion Detection
5 4 (4.35%) Network Security
5 4 (4.35%) TCP/IP
6 3 (3.26%) HTTP
6 3 (3.26%) SMTP
7 1 (1.09%) BGP
7 1 (1.09%) Broadband
7 1 (1.09%) Ethernet
7 1 (1.09%) LAN
7 1 (1.09%) MPLS
7 1 (1.09%) OSPF
7 1 (1.09%) Spanning Tree
7 1 (1.09%) SSL
7 1 (1.09%) Unified Communications
7 1 (1.09%) VPN
7 1 (1.09%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (1.09%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (32.61%) Big Data
2 3 (3.26%) Amazon Athena
3 2 (2.17%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (2.17%) MongoDB
3 2 (2.17%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.09%) Data Lake
4 1 (1.09%) MySQL
4 1 (1.09%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.09%) OLAP
4 1 (1.09%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.09%) Power BI
4 1 (1.09%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (4.35%) Visual Studio
2 3 (3.26%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.17%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.09%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.09%) Hudson
4 1 (1.09%) Oracle Forms
General
1 24 (26.09%) Finance
2 22 (23.91%) Manufacturing
3 19 (20.65%) Public Sector
3 19 (20.65%) Telecoms
4 18 (19.57%) Local Government
5 17 (18.48%) Electronics
5 17 (18.48%) Marketing
6 5 (5.43%) Police
7 3 (3.26%) Retail
8 1 (1.09%) Banking
8 1 (1.09%) Games
Job Titles
1 27 (29.35%) Architect
2 16 (17.39%) Solutions Architect
3 12 (13.04%) Developer
4 11 (11.96%) Security Specialist
5 9 (9.78%) Azure Developer
5 9 (9.78%) Lead Developer
6 8 (8.70%) Cloud Architect
6 8 (8.70%) IT Engineer
7 7 (7.61%) Cloud Specialist
7 7 (7.61%) Consultant
8 6 (6.52%) Analyst
8 6 (6.52%) Linux Engineer
8 6 (6.52%) Operations Engineer
8 6 (6.52%) Security Engineer
8 6 (6.52%) Software Engineer
8 6 (6.52%) Technical Consultant
9 5 (5.43%) Enterprise Architect
9 5 (5.43%) Network Engineer
9 5 (5.43%) Senior Network Engineer
9 5 (5.43%) TOGAF Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (13.04%) .NET
2 11 (11.96%) CSS
2 11 (11.96%) HTML
3 9 (9.78%) .NET Core
3 9 (9.78%) .NET Framework
3 9 (9.78%) AngularJS
3 9 (9.78%) Apache Flex
4 4 (4.35%) Silverlight
4 4 (4.35%) Universal Windows Platform
4 4 (4.35%) WPF
5 1 (1.09%) CSS3
5 1 (1.09%) Express
5 1 (1.09%) HTML5
5 1 (1.09%) jQuery
5 1 (1.09%) Node.js
5 1 (1.09%) Razor View Engine
5 1 (1.09%) REST
5 1 (1.09%) RESTful
5 1 (1.09%) Sass
5 1 (1.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 33 (35.87%) Internet of Things
2 18 (19.57%) Management Information System
3 8 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (7.61%) Cloud Native
5 5 (5.43%) PKI
6 3 (3.26%) Clustering
6 3 (3.26%) Data Centre
6 3 (3.26%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (2.17%) Algorithms
7 2 (2.17%) Mobile App
7 2 (2.17%) Robotics
7 2 (2.17%) SCADA
8 1 (1.09%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (1.09%) Industrial Internet of Things
8 1 (1.09%) N-Tier
8 1 (1.09%) Online Banking
8 1 (1.09%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 20 (21.74%) Linux
2 13 (14.13%) Windows
3 8 (8.70%) Ubuntu
4 5 (5.43%) Unix
5 4 (4.35%) CentOS
6 3 (3.26%) Fedora
7 2 (2.17%) Android
7 2 (2.17%) Windows Server
8 1 (1.09%) AIX
8 1 (1.09%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.09%) Debian
8 1 (1.09%) Solaris
8 1 (1.09%) Windows 10
8 1 (1.09%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (1.09%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (40.22%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (36.96%) Cybersecurity
3 33 (35.87%) IT Strategy
4 28 (30.43%) Enterprise Architecture
4 28 (30.43%) Service Design
5 26 (28.26%) DevOps
6 20 (21.74%) ITIL
6 20 (21.74%) Thought Leadership
7 19 (20.65%) Scrum
8 18 (19.57%) IT4IT
8 18 (19.57%) TOGAF
8 18 (19.57%) Zachman Framework
9 17 (18.48%) Business Intelligence
9 17 (18.48%) Digital Marketing
9 17 (18.48%) Programme Management
9 17 (18.48%) Scaled Agile Framework
9 17 (18.48%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 17 (18.48%) Stakeholder Management
10 15 (16.30%) Information Security
11 14 (15.22%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (21.74%) Python
2 15 (16.30%) C
2 15 (16.30%) PowerShell
3 11 (11.96%) C#
3 11 (11.96%) TypeScript
4 6 (6.52%) Shell Script
5 4 (4.35%) Bash Shell
5 4 (4.35%) PHP
5 4 (4.35%) VB
5 4 (4.35%) VB6
6 3 (3.26%) JavaScript
6 3 (3.26%) Perl
7 2 (2.17%) C++
7 2 (2.17%) Java
7 2 (2.17%) Ruby
7 2 (2.17%) SQL
8 1 (1.09%) Go
8 1 (1.09%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 28 (30.43%) Security Cleared
2 27 (29.35%) Degree
3 12 (13.04%) DV Cleared
4 6 (6.52%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (5.43%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 5 (5.43%) CISSP
6 2 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (2.17%) PhD
7 1 (1.09%) A+ Certification
7 1 (1.09%) CCNA
7 1 (1.09%) CCNP
7 1 (1.09%) CCSP
7 1 (1.09%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (1.09%) LPIC
7 1 (1.09%) MCITP
7 1 (1.09%) MCP
7 1 (1.09%) MCSE
7 1 (1.09%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.43%) GDPR
1 5 (5.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (5.43%) NIST
1 5 (5.43%) NIST 800
2 3 (3.26%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (9.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (5.43%) Hyper-V
2 5 (5.43%) KVM
2 5 (5.43%) Xen
3 3 (3.26%) Btrfs
3 3 (3.26%) Ceph
3 3 (3.26%) Docker
3 3 (3.26%) DRBD
3 3 (3.26%) oVirt
3 3 (3.26%) Slurm Workload Manager
3 3 (3.26%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.09%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.09%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (1.09%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 10 (10.87%) Terraform
2 4 (4.35%) Ansible
2 4 (4.35%) ZABBIX
3 3 (3.26%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 3 (3.26%) Nagios
3 3 (3.26%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 3 (3.26%) Observium
3 3 (3.26%) Oracle ZFS
3 3 (3.26%) Puppet
3 3 (3.26%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 1 (1.09%) Data Guard
4 1 (1.09%) Grafana
4 1 (1.09%) Kubernetes
4 1 (1.09%) Prometheus
4 1 (1.09%) Rancher
Vendors
1 17 (18.48%) SAP
2 11 (11.96%) BiZZdesign
2 11 (11.96%) Sparx
3 9 (9.78%) VMware
4 7 (7.61%) Microsoft
5 4 (4.35%) Google
6 3 (3.26%) Dell
6 3 (3.26%) SaltStack
7 2 (2.17%) Citrix
7 2 (2.17%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.09%) CA
8 1 (1.09%) Cisco
8 1 (1.09%) Databricks
8 1 (1.09%) Forcepoint
8 1 (1.09%) Fortinet
8 1 (1.09%) Oracle
8 1 (1.09%) Palo Alto
8 1 (1.09%) Tableau