Period
to 22 January 2022

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Internet
UK
6 months to
22 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 273 274 184
Rank change year-on-year +1 -90 -4
Permanent jobs citing Internet 1,682 737 2,436
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 1.31% 1.16% 1.93%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.78% 8.23% 12.86%
Number of salaries quoted 913 555 1,786
10th Percentile £27,750 £28,600 £25,750
25th Percentile £38,750 £37,500 £33,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
75th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £67,438
90th Percentile £86,250 £83,750 £79,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -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 with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 17,204 8,956 18,946
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.35% 14.11% 15.02%
Number of salaries quoted 10,960 7,170 15,129
10th Percentile £27,750 £28,975 £26,000
25th Percentile £36,250 £37,500 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +1.00% +5.26% -
75th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

Internet
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Internet as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Internet in the UK

Internet
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Internet in the UK

Internet
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Internet over the 6 months to 22 January 2022.

Salary histogram for Internet in the UK

Internet
Top 17 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Internet within the UK over the 6 months to 22 January 2022. 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
Jobs
England 0 1,438 £52,500 - 409
UK excluding London -6 854 £47,500 -5.00% 279
London +12 669 £62,500 +8.70% 162
Work from Home -45 404 £60,000 +9.09% 68
North of England +20 268 £50,000 +11.11% 79
South East -29 201 £55,000 - 61
Yorkshire +12 145 £55,000 +15.79% 38
Midlands +4 143 £41,250 -8.33% 44
North West +1 114 £43,500 -3.33% 30
West Midlands -13 90 £42,500 -19.05% 28
South West -63 85 £47,500 -9.52% 32
Scotland -15 74 £66,500 +66.25% 21
East of England -71 73 £41,500 +7.79% 30
East Midlands -14 53 £37,500 -12.79% 16
Wales -21 28 £75,000 +150.00% 3
North East -10 25 £45,000 +50.00% 11
Northern Ireland -24 12 £40,000 -11.11% 9

For the 6 months to 22 January 2022, 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 with a requirement for Internet.

1 463 (27.53%) Social Skills
2 362 (21.52%) JavaScript
3 354 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
4 323 (19.20%) Software Engineering
5 297 (17.66%) Microsoft
6 288 (17.12%) Python
7 274 (16.29%) Windows
8 267 (15.87%) Azure
9 260 (15.46%) AWS
9 260 (15.46%) Problem-Solving
10 247 (14.68%) React
11 245 (14.57%) Internet of Things
11 245 (14.57%) HTML
12 241 (14.33%) Finance
13 231 (13.73%) Java
14 225 (13.38%) Degree
15 221 (13.14%) Full Stack Development
16 213 (12.66%) Linux
17 211 (12.54%) CSS
18 205 (12.19%) Cisco
19 199 (11.83%) Firewall
20 186 (11.06%) DevOps
21 185 (11.00%) Node.js
22 182 (10.82%) SQL
23 173 (10.29%) DNS
24 169 (10.05%) Artificial Intelligence
25 168 (9.99%) TCP/IP
25 168 (9.99%) Apple
25 168 (9.99%) Analytical Skills
26 165 (9.81%) Mentoring

Internet
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 58 (3.45%) SharePoint
2 57 (3.39%) IBM Domino
3 40 (2.38%) Elasticsearch
4 31 (1.84%) MS Exchange
5 29 (1.72%) Apache Spark
6 28 (1.66%) IIS
7 24 (1.43%) Confluence
8 23 (1.37%) Tomcat
9 22 (1.31%) WordPress
10 18 (1.07%) WebLogic
11 17 (1.01%) JBoss
12 14 (0.83%) Ethereum
13 13 (0.77%) CMS
14 12 (0.71%) Apache
15 9 (0.54%) Tornado
16 8 (0.48%) Drupal
17 6 (0.36%) Adobe Experience Manager
17 6 (0.36%) LiveCycle
17 6 (0.36%) WebSphere
18 5 (0.30%) Kentico
Applications
1 113 (6.72%) Microsoft Office
2 57 (3.39%) Spreadsheet
3 41 (2.44%) Microsoft Excel
4 10 (0.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 10 (0.59%) Photoshop
5 8 (0.48%) Adobe Illustrator
6 7 (0.42%) Sketch
7 5 (0.30%) Adobe XD
7 5 (0.30%) Microsoft Project
7 5 (0.30%) MS Visio
8 4 (0.24%) Adobe After Effects
8 4 (0.24%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 4 (0.24%) Adobe Premiere
9 3 (0.18%) InDesign
10 1 (0.059%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 17 (1.01%) Magento
2 9 (0.54%) Payment Gateway
3 8 (0.48%) Adobe Campaign
3 8 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
4 7 (0.42%) NetSuite
4 7 (0.42%) Shopify
5 5 (0.30%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
6 3 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
6 3 (0.18%) Remedy ITSM
7 2 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.12%) Elite 3E
7 2 (0.12%) MFGPRO
7 2 (0.12%) PlanetPress Connect
7 2 (0.12%) Sage 200
8 1 (0.059%) CA PPM
8 1 (0.059%) Carpe Diem
8 1 (0.059%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 1 (0.059%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.059%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (0.059%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 267 (15.87%) Azure
2 260 (15.46%) AWS
3 144 (8.56%) Microsoft 365
4 113 (6.72%) GCP
5 63 (3.75%) npm
6 62 (3.69%) SaaS
7 58 (3.45%) Serverless
8 44 (2.62%) PaaS
9 41 (2.44%) Amazon EC2
10 38 (2.26%) IaaS
11 37 (2.20%) Cloud Computing
12 30 (1.78%) Amazon S3
12 30 (1.78%) Slack
13 28 (1.66%) AWS Lambda
14 27 (1.61%) Azure Active Directory
15 26 (1.55%) Figma
16 24 (1.43%) Power Platform
17 20 (1.19%) AWS CloudFormation
18 18 (1.07%) OneDrive
19 16 (0.95%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 199 (11.83%) Firewall
2 173 (10.29%) DNS
3 168 (9.99%) TCP/IP
4 157 (9.33%) Wireless
5 128 (7.61%) MPLS
6 121 (7.19%) WAN
7 101 (6.00%) LAN
8 99 (5.89%) DHCP
9 86 (5.11%) VPN
10 84 (4.99%) VLAN
11 81 (4.82%) BGP
12 77 (4.58%) Broadband
12 77 (4.58%) OSPF
12 77 (4.58%) Wi-Fi
13 76 (4.52%) HTTP
14 69 (4.10%) Network Security
15 68 (4.04%) IPv6
16 60 (3.57%) Ethernet
17 59 (3.51%) Cisco IOS
18 51 (3.03%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (5.35%) SQL Server
2 88 (5.23%) PostgreSQL
3 83 (4.93%) Blockchain
3 83 (4.93%) MySQL
4 70 (4.16%) Relational Database
5 68 (4.04%) Big Data
6 35 (2.08%) NoSQL
7 29 (1.72%) Redis
8 21 (1.25%) Power BI
9 19 (1.13%) Amazon RDS
9 19 (1.13%) Data Warehouse
10 18 (1.07%) Tableau
11 17 (1.01%) Azure SQL Database
12 16 (0.95%) DB2
12 16 (0.95%) Neo4j
13 15 (0.89%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 13 (0.77%) Data Lake
15 11 (0.65%) MongoDB
15 11 (0.65%) Oracle Database
16 9 (0.54%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 125 (7.43%) Git (software)
2 94 (5.59%) JIRA
3 61 (3.63%) webpack
4 51 (3.03%) Jenkins
5 16 (0.95%) CircleCI
5 16 (0.95%) Postman
5 16 (0.95%) RSpec
6 15 (0.89%) Maven
7 14 (0.83%) Selenium
8 13 (0.77%) SoapUI
9 10 (0.59%) fastlane
10 9 (0.54%) JMeter
11 8 (0.48%) GCC
11 8 (0.48%) GDB
12 7 (0.42%) Appium
12 7 (0.42%) Cypress.io
12 7 (0.42%) PHPUnit
12 7 (0.42%) Sonatype Nexus
13 6 (0.36%) TeamCity
14 5 (0.30%) Jasmine
General
1 463 (27.53%) Social Skills
2 241 (14.33%) Finance
3 168 (9.99%) Analytical Skills
4 133 (7.91%) Telecoms
5 110 (6.54%) Marketing
6 109 (6.48%) Electronics
7 99 (5.89%) Games
8 94 (5.59%) Banking
9 70 (4.16%) Retail
10 68 (4.04%) Presentation Skills
11 54 (3.21%) Legal
12 34 (2.02%) Manufacturing
13 29 (1.72%) Law
13 29 (1.72%) Organisational Skills
14 26 (1.55%) Public Sector
15 24 (1.43%) Advertising
15 24 (1.43%) Influencing Skills
16 23 (1.37%) Military
17 18 (1.07%) Documentation Skills
18 15 (0.89%) Inclusion and Diversity
Job Titles
1 311 (18.49%) Developer
2 128 (7.61%) Analyst
3 110 (6.54%) Architect
4 106 (6.30%) Full Stack Developer
5 104 (6.18%) Software Engineer
6 90 (5.35%) Network Engineer
7 83 (4.93%) Senior Developer
8 57 (3.39%) Video Editor
9 55 (3.27%) Data Entry Clerk
10 42 (2.50%) Senior Full Stack Developer
11 38 (2.26%) Support Engineer
12 35 (2.08%) IT Engineer
12 35 (2.08%) IT Support
12 35 (2.08%) Senior Software Engineer
13 33 (1.96%) PHP Developer
13 33 (1.96%) Security Engineer
13 33 (1.96%) Site Reliability Engineer
14 32 (1.90%) DevOps Engineer
14 32 (1.90%) Solutions Architect
15 30 (1.78%) Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 247 (14.68%) React
2 245 (14.57%) HTML
3 211 (12.54%) CSS
4 185 (11.00%) Node.js
5 108 (6.42%) Vue.js
6 103 (6.12%) AngularJS
7 98 (5.83%) REST
8 97 (5.77%) .NET
9 96 (5.71%) RESTful
10 90 (5.35%) Web Services
11 76 (4.52%) Sass
12 54 (3.21%) Backbone.js
13 49 (2.91%) JSON
14 48 (2.85%) .NET Core
15 46 (2.73%) GraphQL
16 45 (2.68%) Spring
17 41 (2.44%) 802.1X
18 40 (2.38%) Redux
19 37 (2.20%) SOAP
20 36 (2.14%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 245 (14.57%) Internet of Things
2 164 (9.75%) User Experience
3 127 (7.55%) Smartphone
4 103 (6.12%) Mobile App
5 89 (5.29%) Self-Motivation
6 79 (4.70%) iPhone
7 73 (4.34%) Data Centre
8 72 (4.28%) Social Media
9 57 (3.39%) Photography
10 55 (3.27%) Virtual Team
11 43 (2.56%) Management Information System
12 35 (2.08%) Cloud Native
12 35 (2.08%) Cyberattack
13 34 (2.02%) Enterprise Software
14 33 (1.96%) Online Banking
14 33 (1.96%) Private Cloud
15 31 (1.84%) Digital Signage
16 30 (1.78%) Algorithms
17 29 (1.72%) CUDA
18 25 (1.49%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 274 (16.29%) Windows
2 213 (12.66%) Linux
3 126 (7.49%) Android
4 95 (5.65%) Windows Server
5 66 (3.92%) Unix
6 62 (3.69%) Windows 10
7 59 (3.51%) Apple iOS
8 33 (1.96%) Windows Server 2012
9 30 (1.78%) Windows Server 2019
10 29 (1.72%) Windows Server 2016
11 25 (1.49%) Windows 7
12 23 (1.37%) Mac OS X
13 16 (0.95%) Windows Server 2008
14 14 (0.83%) Windows 8
15 12 (0.71%) Ubuntu
16 11 (0.65%) Embedded Linux
17 9 (0.54%) Solaris
18 8 (0.48%) CatOS
19 7 (0.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 6 (0.36%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 354 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
2 323 (19.20%) Software Engineering
3 260 (15.46%) Problem-Solving
4 221 (13.14%) Full Stack Development
5 186 (11.06%) DevOps
6 169 (10.05%) Artificial Intelligence
7 165 (9.81%) Mentoring
8 143 (8.50%) CI/CD
9 142 (8.44%) Analytics
9 142 (8.44%) Computer Science
10 121 (7.19%) Microservices
11 118 (7.02%) Cybersecurity
12 106 (6.30%) Data Science
13 102 (6.06%) SDLC
14 101 (6.00%) Scrum
15 100 (5.95%) Front End Development
15 100 (5.95%) ITIL
16 96 (5.71%) Web Development
17 95 (5.65%) Project Management
18 92 (5.47%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 362 (21.52%) JavaScript
2 288 (17.12%) Python
3 231 (13.73%) Java
4 182 (10.82%) SQL
5 132 (7.85%) Go
6 114 (6.78%) TypeScript
7 92 (5.47%) C#
8 88 (5.23%) ES6
9 85 (5.05%) PHP
10 80 (4.76%) C
11 48 (2.85%) Ruby
12 47 (2.79%) C++
13 37 (2.20%) PowerShell
13 37 (2.20%) R
14 30 (1.78%) Bash
15 22 (1.31%) Shell Script
16 19 (1.13%) T-SQL
17 17 (1.01%) C-shell
17 17 (1.01%) Rust
18 16 (0.95%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 225 (13.38%) Degree
2 115 (6.84%) Cisco Certification
3 85 (5.05%) CCNP
4 76 (4.52%) Computer Science Degree
5 64 (3.80%) CCNA
6 37 (2.20%) Microsoft Certification
7 36 (2.14%) Security Cleared
8 31 (1.84%) CISSP
9 30 (1.78%) CCIE
9 30 (1.78%) MCSE
10 23 (1.37%) MCP
11 22 (1.31%) SC Cleared
12 19 (1.13%) CISM
13 16 (0.95%) LPIC
14 13 (0.77%) CEH
15 12 (0.71%) DBS Check
16 11 (0.65%) JNCIP
17 10 (0.59%) MCSA
18 9 (0.54%) GIAC
18 9 (0.54%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (2.50%) SLA
2 39 (2.32%) QA
3 31 (1.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 26 (1.55%) GDPR
5 25 (1.49%) Accessibility
6 22 (1.31%) PCI DSS
7 20 (1.19%) NIST
8 10 (0.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 8 (0.48%) WCAG
10 7 (0.42%) Data Quality
10 7 (0.42%) ISO 9001
10 7 (0.42%) PMO
11 5 (0.30%) HIPAA
11 5 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
12 3 (0.18%) COBIT
12 3 (0.18%) Cyber Essentials
12 3 (0.18%) GAMP
12 3 (0.18%) ISO 22301
12 3 (0.18%) PSD2
13 2 (0.12%) Actionable Recommendations
System Software
1 140 (8.32%) Active Directory
2 113 (6.72%) Docker
3 80 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
4 64 (3.80%) Firmware
5 27 (1.61%) Hyper-V
6 17 (1.01%) vSphere
7 6 (0.36%) VMware Workstation
8 5 (0.30%) OpenAM
8 5 (0.30%) OpenIDM
8 5 (0.30%) RACF
8 5 (0.30%) Virtual Desktop
9 4 (0.24%) BitLocker
9 4 (0.24%) NFS
9 4 (0.24%) Terminal Services
9 4 (0.24%) Virtual Machines
10 3 (0.18%) HDFS
10 3 (0.18%) Virtual Servers
10 3 (0.18%) VirtualBox
10 3 (0.18%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (0.18%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 127 (7.55%) Kubernetes
2 70 (4.16%) Terraform
3 31 (1.84%) Ansible
4 14 (0.83%) Opscode Chef
5 13 (0.77%) Single Sign-On
6 11 (0.65%) Nmap
7 10 (0.59%) FortiGate
8 9 (0.54%) Grafana
8 9 (0.54%) Microsoft Intune
8 9 (0.54%) SCCM
9 7 (0.42%) Cacti
10 6 (0.36%) Active Directory Federation Services
10 6 (0.36%) Cisco CUCM
10 6 (0.36%) MobiControl
10 6 (0.36%) Nagios
10 6 (0.36%) Prometheus
10 6 (0.36%) Puppet
11 5 (0.30%) CA Single Sign-On
11 5 (0.30%) Oracle Identity Management
11 5 (0.30%) QRadar
Vendors
1 297 (17.66%) Microsoft
2 205 (12.19%) Cisco
3 168 (9.99%) Apple
4 122 (7.25%) Google
5 102 (6.06%) VMware
6 50 (2.97%) Oracle
7 46 (2.73%) CheckPoint
7 46 (2.73%) Juniper
8 45 (2.68%) Palo Alto
9 35 (2.08%) Citrix
10 34 (2.02%) Dell
11 30 (1.78%) Salesforce.com
12 29 (1.72%) Adobe
13 28 (1.66%) F5
13 28 (1.66%) ServiceNow
14 27 (1.61%) Red Hat
15 25 (1.49%) Fortinet
15 25 (1.49%) Meraki
15 25 (1.49%) Splunk
16 24 (1.43%) Extreme Networks