Period
to 15 November 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London 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 15 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Internet
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
15 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 164 165 170
Rank change year-on-year +1 +5 -27
Permanent jobs citing Internet 1,639 1,912 2,174
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 2.09% 2.09% 2.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.39% 13.05% 13.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1,125 1,502 1,783
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +9.76% -7.87%
10th Percentile £23,250 £24,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £68,000 £66,250
UK median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -2.17%

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 UK excluding London with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
UK excluding London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 13,228 14,652 16,726
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 16.89% 16.00% 16.62%
Number of salaries quoted 9,971 11,353 13,573
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £24,750 £24,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £66,250 £62,500
UK median annual salary £47,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -1.05% +5.56% -

Internet
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings citing Internet as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London.

Job vacancy trend for Internet in the UK excluding London

Internet
Salary Trend in the UK excluding London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Internet in the UK excluding London.

Salary trend for Internet in the UK excluding London

Internet
Salary Histogram in the UK excluding London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Internet in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 15 November 2019.

Salary histogram for Internet in the UK excluding London

Internet
Job Locations in the UK excluding London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Internet within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 15 November 2019. 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
South East -19 425 £45,000 - 85
North of England +8 395 £40,250 -19.50% 113
South West +17 269 £45,000 +5.88% 64
Midlands -9 267 £36,903 -7.16% 57
Yorkshire +96 245 £42,500 -4.49% 30
West Midlands -3 181 £39,764 -0.59% 38
North West -70 142 £34,500 -31.00% 72
East of England +7 133 £52,500 -4.55% 51
Scotland +37 92 £50,000 +9.89% 30
East Midlands +10 86 £31,500 -10.00% 19
Wales +31 34 £22,558 -43.61% 12
Northern Ireland +5 21 - - 1
North East +4 8 £30,000 -33.33% 11
Isle of Man +2 3 £51,000 -24.44%
Internet
UK

For the 6 months to 15 November 2019, 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 UK excluding London region with a requirement for Internet.

1 421 (25.69%) Windows
2 372 (22.70%) Microsoft
3 352 (21.48%) Agile Software Development
4 319 (19.46%) Cisco Certification
4 319 (19.46%) Firewall
5 298 (18.18%) WAN
6 283 (17.27%) Linux
7 257 (15.68%) CCNP
8 253 (15.44%) Problem-Solving
9 251 (15.31%) CCNA
10 241 (14.70%) Internet of Things
11 237 (14.46%) Degree
12 233 (14.22%) ITIL
13 232 (14.15%) Cisco
14 221 (13.48%) DNS
15 220 (13.42%) MPLS
16 215 (13.12%) Active Directory
16 215 (13.12%) TCP/IP
17 212 (12.93%) Azure
18 201 (12.26%) SQL
18 201 (12.26%) Windows Server
19 198 (12.08%) Management Information System
20 192 (11.71%) Telecoms
21 185 (11.29%) C#
22 181 (11.04%) AWS
23 179 (10.92%) .NET
24 177 (10.80%) LAN
24 177 (10.80%) Analytical Skills
25 175 (10.68%) JavaScript
26 174 (10.62%) SQL Server

Internet
Co-occurring IT Skills in the UK excluding London 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 99 (6.04%) IIS
2 86 (5.25%) SharePoint
3 53 (3.23%) MS Exchange
4 49 (2.99%) Apache
5 24 (1.46%) CMS
6 18 (1.10%) Tomcat
7 15 (0.92%) Confluence
8 14 (0.85%) WebLogic
9 12 (0.73%) Oracle Workflow
9 12 (0.73%) SharePoint 2013
9 12 (0.73%) SharePoint Server
9 12 (0.73%) Umbraco
10 11 (0.67%) IBM Notes
10 11 (0.67%) Sitecore CMS
11 10 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2013
12 9 (0.55%) TPMS
12 9 (0.55%) WordPress
13 8 (0.49%) nginx
14 6 (0.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 6 (0.37%) JBoss
Applications
1 111 (6.77%) Microsoft Office
2 65 (3.97%) Microsoft Excel
3 43 (2.62%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 29 (1.77%) MS Visio
5 20 (1.22%) Photoshop
6 16 (0.98%) Adobe Illustrator
6 16 (0.98%) Microsoft Project
7 10 (0.61%) Acrobat
7 10 (0.61%) Spreadsheet
8 5 (0.31%) InDesign
8 5 (0.31%) Sketch
9 3 (0.18%) Simulink
10 1 (0.061%) FrameMaker
10 1 (0.061%) PaintShop Pro
10 1 (0.061%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 21 (1.28%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
2 9 (0.55%) SAP S/4HANA
3 6 (0.37%) Magento
4 5 (0.31%) Oracle EBS R12
4 5 (0.31%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 4 (0.24%) NetSuite
6 3 (0.18%) Payment Gateway
6 3 (0.18%) Sage X3
6 3 (0.18%) WebTrends
7 2 (0.12%) Remedy ITSM
7 2 (0.12%) Unit4 Business World
8 1 (0.061%) Dynamics CRM
8 1 (0.061%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.061%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (0.061%) Primavera
8 1 (0.061%) SAP BPC
8 1 (0.061%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 212 (12.93%) Azure
2 181 (11.04%) AWS
3 147 (8.97%) Office 365
4 92 (5.61%) SaaS
5 50 (3.05%) Serverless
6 45 (2.75%) GCP
7 40 (2.44%) PaaS
8 28 (1.71%) GitHub
9 21 (1.28%) Azure Active Directory
10 20 (1.22%) IaaS
11 16 (0.98%) Amazon EC2
11 16 (0.98%) Amazon ECS
12 15 (0.92%) AWS Lambda
13 12 (0.73%) Cloud Computing
13 12 (0.73%) Power Platform
14 9 (0.55%) Dynamics 365
15 8 (0.49%) OneDrive
16 7 (0.43%) PowerApps
17 6 (0.37%) G Suite
18 4 (0.24%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 319 (19.46%) Firewall
2 298 (18.18%) WAN
3 221 (13.48%) DNS
4 220 (13.42%) MPLS
5 215 (13.12%) TCP/IP
6 177 (10.80%) LAN
7 144 (8.79%) DHCP
8 143 (8.72%) BGP
9 139 (8.48%) Wireless
10 128 (7.81%) VPN
11 97 (5.92%) VoIP
12 95 (5.80%) Network Security
13 90 (5.49%) OSPF
14 70 (4.27%) VLAN
15 65 (3.97%) Broadband
16 64 (3.90%) Intrusion Detection
17 60 (3.66%) Intranet
18 55 (3.36%) SAN
19 49 (2.99%) HTTP
20 48 (2.93%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 174 (10.62%) SQL Server
2 97 (5.92%) MySQL
3 74 (4.51%) Big Data
4 42 (2.56%) Relational Database
5 34 (2.07%) NoSQL
6 27 (1.65%) PostgreSQL
7 26 (1.59%) MongoDB
7 26 (1.59%) SQL Server 2016
8 23 (1.40%) Data Warehouse
9 19 (1.16%) Azure SQL Database
10 16 (0.98%) Oracle Database
11 13 (0.79%) Hazelcast
12 12 (0.73%) RDBMS
12 12 (0.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 11 (0.67%) MariaDB
13 11 (0.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 11 (0.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 10 (0.61%) BigQuery
15 9 (0.55%) Apache Cassandra
15 9 (0.55%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 106 (6.47%) Git (software)
2 41 (2.50%) Visual Studio
3 33 (2.01%) Jenkins
3 33 (2.01%) JIRA
4 31 (1.89%) Maven
5 27 (1.65%) Subversion
6 20 (1.22%) Visual Studio Team System
7 16 (0.98%) Gradle
7 16 (0.98%) Rational DOORS
8 13 (0.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 13 (0.79%) Eclipse
9 12 (0.73%) Ant
9 12 (0.73%) GitLab
9 12 (0.73%) Team Foundation Server
10 8 (0.49%) webpack
11 7 (0.43%) Oracle Forms
12 6 (0.37%) Chocolatey
12 6 (0.37%) Mercurial
12 6 (0.37%) Rational Quality Manager
13 5 (0.31%) Rational Team Concert
General
1 192 (11.71%) Telecoms
2 151 (9.21%) Finance
3 63 (3.84%) Public Sector
4 51 (3.11%) Electronics
4 51 (3.11%) Marketing
5 50 (3.05%) Retail
6 47 (2.87%) Military
7 45 (2.75%) Aerospace
8 44 (2.68%) Manufacturing
9 26 (1.59%) Games
10 25 (1.53%) Law
11 23 (1.40%) Legal
12 20 (1.22%) Automotive
13 14 (0.85%) Billing
14 13 (0.79%) Pharmaceutical
15 10 (0.61%) Back Office
15 10 (0.61%) Banking
15 10 (0.61%) Japanese Language
16 9 (0.55%) Local Government
17 6 (0.37%) French Language
Job Titles
1 290 (17.69%) Network Engineer
2 229 (13.97%) Developer
3 130 (7.93%) Analyst
4 126 (7.69%) Support Engineer
5 121 (7.38%) Architect
6 108 (6.59%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 98 (5.98%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
8 67 (4.09%) .NET Developer
9 65 (3.97%) Senior Developer
10 61 (3.72%) Software Engineer
11 60 (3.66%) IT Support
12 58 (3.54%) Consultant
13 56 (3.42%) Security Engineer
14 47 (2.87%) Cloud Engineer
15 43 (2.62%) Project Engineer
15 43 (2.62%) Systems Engineer
16 41 (2.50%) IT Manager
17 36 (2.20%) Integration Engineer
17 36 (2.20%) Technical Support
17 36 (2.20%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 179 (10.92%) .NET
2 119 (7.26%) CSS
3 98 (5.98%) HTML
4 81 (4.94%) Web Services
5 77 (4.70%) ASP.NET
6 67 (4.09%) Node.js
7 65 (3.97%) AngularJS
8 61 (3.72%) Spring
9 58 (3.54%) XML
10 53 (3.23%) jQuery
10 53 (3.23%) REST
11 50 (3.05%) RESTful
12 47 (2.87%) ASP.NET MVC
13 37 (2.26%) .NET Framework
14 36 (2.20%) React
15 31 (1.89%) HTML5
15 31 (1.89%) RabbitMQ
16 28 (1.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 27 (1.65%) 802.1X
17 27 (1.65%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 241 (14.70%) Internet of Things
2 198 (12.08%) Management Information System
3 177 (10.80%) Analytical Skills
4 135 (8.24%) Data Centre
5 87 (5.31%) Self-Motivation
6 57 (3.48%) User Experience
7 49 (2.99%) Driving Licence
8 40 (2.44%) Embedded Systems
9 36 (2.20%) Smartphone
10 31 (1.89%) Mobile App
11 29 (1.77%) Algorithms
11 29 (1.77%) Linux Command Line
12 28 (1.71%) Security Operations Centre
13 23 (1.40%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
14 20 (1.22%) Cyberthreat
14 20 (1.22%) PKI
15 19 (1.16%) Public Cloud
16 18 (1.10%) Client/Server
16 18 (1.10%) Greenfield Project
17 17 (1.04%) Smart City
Operating Systems
1 421 (25.69%) Windows
2 283 (17.27%) Linux
3 201 (12.26%) Windows Server
4 133 (8.11%) Unix
5 91 (5.55%) Windows 10
6 84 (5.13%) Windows Server 2012
7 81 (4.94%) Windows Server 2008
8 71 (4.33%) Windows 7
9 44 (2.68%) Android
10 42 (2.56%) Apple iOS
11 26 (1.59%) Windows Server 2003
12 24 (1.46%) Windows 8
13 16 (0.98%) Windows XP
14 14 (0.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 13 (0.79%) Windows 2000
16 12 (0.73%) CatOS
16 12 (0.73%) Ubuntu
17 10 (0.61%) Windows Vista
18 9 (0.55%) Mac OS X
19 8 (0.49%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 352 (21.48%) Agile Software Development
2 253 (15.44%) Problem-Solving
3 233 (14.22%) ITIL
4 171 (10.43%) Presales
5 168 (10.25%) Project Management
6 159 (9.70%) Validation
7 143 (8.72%) Cybersecurity
8 138 (8.42%) Mentoring
9 137 (8.36%) DevOps
10 136 (8.30%) Software Engineering
11 104 (6.35%) Analytics
12 103 (6.28%) Information Security
13 98 (5.98%) Scrum
14 95 (5.80%) Change Management
15 91 (5.55%) Continuous Integration
15 91 (5.55%) TDD
16 87 (5.31%) Incident Management
16 87 (5.31%) MVC
17 85 (5.19%) Continuous Improvement
18 81 (4.94%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 201 (12.26%) SQL
2 185 (11.29%) C#
3 175 (10.68%) JavaScript
4 161 (9.82%) Python
5 129 (7.87%) C
6 112 (6.83%) Java
7 86 (5.25%) C++
8 72 (4.39%) PowerShell
9 68 (4.15%) PHP
10 36 (2.20%) Perl
11 34 (2.07%) Bash Shell
12 28 (1.71%) Ruby
13 24 (1.46%) Go
14 23 (1.40%) T-SQL
15 20 (1.22%) TypeScript
16 13 (0.79%) VB
17 11 (0.67%) VB.NET
18 10 (0.61%) Shell Script
19 8 (0.49%) ES6
19 8 (0.49%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 319 (19.46%) Cisco Certification
2 257 (15.68%) CCNP
3 251 (15.31%) CCNA
4 237 (14.46%) Degree
5 121 (7.38%) Security Cleared
6 78 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
7 67 (4.09%) SC Cleared
8 53 (3.23%) JNCIS
9 52 (3.17%) CISSP
10 48 (2.93%) DV Cleared
11 47 (2.87%) CCIE
12 41 (2.50%) Computer Science Degree
13 37 (2.26%) MCP
14 33 (2.01%) JNCIA
15 30 (1.83%) JNCIE
16 28 (1.71%) MCSA
17 24 (1.46%) JNCIP
18 23 (1.40%) MCSE
19 21 (1.28%) CISM
20 19 (1.16%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 76 (4.64%) SLA
2 68 (4.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 40 (2.44%) QA
4 26 (1.59%) NIST
5 23 (1.40%) PCI DSS
6 20 (1.22%) GDPR
7 8 (0.49%) Cyber Essentials
7 8 (0.49%) ISO 9001
8 7 (0.43%) NCSC
9 5 (0.31%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 5 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 4 (0.24%) ISO 14001
10 4 (0.24%) RMADS
11 3 (0.18%) 21 CFR Part 11
11 3 (0.18%) GPG13
11 3 (0.18%) HMG Infosec
11 3 (0.18%) ISO 31000
11 3 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27005
11 3 (0.18%) NEBOSH
12 2 (0.12%) PMO
System Software
1 215 (13.12%) Active Directory
2 137 (8.36%) vCloud
3 136 (8.30%) VMware Infrastructure
4 60 (3.66%) Docker
5 51 (3.11%) Hyper-V
6 18 (1.10%) Firmware
7 17 (1.04%) Terminal Services
8 13 (0.79%) Virtual Machines
9 12 (0.73%) VMware ESXi
9 12 (0.73%) vSphere
9 12 (0.73%) XenApp
10 11 (0.67%) LXC
11 10 (0.61%) NFS
12 9 (0.55%) VirtualBox
13 4 (0.24%) Corosync
13 4 (0.24%) DRBD
13 4 (0.24%) FreeRADIUS
13 4 (0.24%) Samba
13 4 (0.24%) Terminal Server
13 4 (0.24%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 42 (2.56%) SCCM
2 41 (2.50%) Kubernetes
3 38 (2.32%) Ansible
4 25 (1.53%) Terraform
5 22 (1.34%) Norton AntiVirus
6 19 (1.16%) WSUS
7 17 (1.04%) Prometheus
7 17 (1.04%) Puppet
8 15 (0.92%) Opscode Chef
9 13 (0.79%) Grafana
10 12 (0.73%) FortiGate
10 12 (0.73%) SCOM
10 12 (0.73%) vRealize
11 10 (0.61%) Single Sign-On
12 9 (0.55%) Microsoft Intune
13 8 (0.49%) Cisco Prime
13 8 (0.49%) McAfee ePO
13 8 (0.49%) RANCID
13 8 (0.49%) Tivoli Storage Manager
14 7 (0.43%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 372 (22.70%) Microsoft
2 232 (14.15%) Cisco
3 162 (9.88%) VMware
4 118 (7.20%) Juniper
5 100 (6.10%) Oracle
6 74 (4.51%) Citrix
7 59 (3.60%) CheckPoint
7 59 (3.60%) SAP
8 56 (3.42%) Palo Alto
9 54 (3.29%) Google
10 39 (2.38%) Fortinet
11 38 (2.32%) Meraki
12 35 (2.14%) Splunk
13 30 (1.83%) HP
14 29 (1.77%) Apple
14 29 (1.77%) Blue Coat
14 29 (1.77%) Brocade
14 29 (1.77%) Salesforce.com
15 28 (1.71%) Adobe
15 28 (1.71%) BT