Period
to 25 February 2020

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

Internet
UK
6 months to
25 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 180 175 177
Rank change year-on-year -5 +2 -27
Permanent jobs citing Internet 2,369 3,006 3,441
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.92% 2.00% 1.98%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.77% 13.28% 13.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1,741 2,277 2,748
UK median annual salary £49,362 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.28% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% -

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 18,557 22,639 26,477
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.03% 15.06% 15.20%
Number of salaries quoted 14,642 17,715 21,378
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £77,000 £76,250 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +4.94% +1.25%

Internet
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Internet in the UK

Internet
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Internet in the UK

Internet
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Internet over the 6 months to 25 February 2020.

Salary histogram for Internet in the UK

Internet
Top 16 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 25 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
England -6 2,220 £49,362 -1.28% 488
UK excluding London -8 1,362 £45,000 - 395
London +2 950 £55,000 - 132
South East +27 400 £45,000 +12.50% 89
Midlands +2 284 £40,000 +14.29% 70
North of England -58 229 £47,500 -5.00% 109
West Midlands +6 228 £41,500 +18.57% 52
South West +38 203 £45,000 - 42
East of England -6 146 £42,500 -19.05% 46
North West -59 119 £50,000 -4.76% 58
Yorkshire -7 95 £47,500 +11.76% 44
Scotland +27 61 £48,800 +8.44% 20
East Midlands +12 56 £34,684 +15.18% 18
Wales +20 37 £42,500 +40.26% 11
North East +16 15 £30,000 -40.00% 7
Northern Ireland -4 5 £35,000 -6.67% 8

For the 6 months to 25 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 with a requirement for Internet.

1 597 (25.20%) Windows
2 575 (24.27%) Microsoft
3 565 (23.85%) Agile Software Development
4 546 (23.05%) Firewall
5 435 (18.36%) JavaScript
6 394 (16.63%) Problem-Solving
7 390 (16.46%) Azure
8 372 (15.70%) Linux
9 361 (15.24%) Degree
10 359 (15.15%) Finance
11 357 (15.07%) WAN
12 344 (14.52%) C#
13 339 (14.31%) .NET
14 332 (14.01%) SQL Server
14 332 (14.01%) LAN
15 322 (13.59%) Cisco
16 319 (13.47%) AWS
17 317 (13.38%) SQL
18 316 (13.34%) TCP/IP
19 298 (12.58%) DNS
20 297 (12.54%) Office 365
21 279 (11.78%) Active Directory
22 272 (11.48%) ITIL
23 269 (11.36%) Cisco Certification
24 256 (10.81%) Java
25 252 (10.64%) Python
26 251 (10.60%) Telecoms
27 243 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
28 238 (10.05%) HTML
29 220 (9.29%) Project Management

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
1 122 (5.15%) IIS
2 102 (4.31%) MS Exchange
3 93 (3.93%) SharePoint
4 72 (3.04%) CMS
5 71 (3.00%) Skype for Business
6 63 (2.66%) Elasticsearch
7 61 (2.57%) nginx
8 57 (2.41%) EPiServer
9 56 (2.36%) Apache
10 40 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2010
11 32 (1.35%) Tomcat
12 28 (1.18%) WebLogic
13 22 (0.93%) OpenStack
14 18 (0.76%) Apache Solr
14 18 (0.76%) Confluence
14 18 (0.76%) WordPress
15 17 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2013
16 15 (0.63%) Adobe Experience Manager
17 14 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2003
18 13 (0.55%) WebSphere
Applications
1 207 (8.74%) Microsoft Office
2 95 (4.01%) Microsoft Excel
3 68 (2.87%) MS Visio
4 50 (2.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 22 (0.93%) Microsoft Project
6 8 (0.34%) Acrobat
6 8 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
7 6 (0.25%) Adobe Illustrator
7 6 (0.25%) Photoshop
8 4 (0.17%) InVision
9 3 (0.13%) Chatbot
9 3 (0.13%) Sketch
10 1 (0.042%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 20 (0.84%) Magento
2 16 (0.68%) SAP S/4HANA
3 13 (0.55%) SDL Web 8
4 12 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
4 12 (0.51%) Oracle EBS R12
5 11 (0.46%) SAP Hybris
6 10 (0.42%) Oracle EBS
7 6 (0.25%) SAP HCM
8 5 (0.21%) SAP Payroll
9 4 (0.17%) Payment Gateway
9 4 (0.17%) Salesforce.com CRM
10 3 (0.13%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
10 3 (0.13%) WebTrends
11 2 (0.084%) Infor M3
11 2 (0.084%) SAP MM
11 2 (0.084%) Unit4 Business World
12 1 (0.042%) Oracle Applications
12 1 (0.042%) Oracle ERP
12 1 (0.042%) SAP CRM
12 1 (0.042%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 390 (16.46%) Azure
2 319 (13.47%) AWS
3 297 (12.54%) Office 365
4 95 (4.01%) SaaS
5 71 (3.00%) Cloud Computing
6 62 (2.62%) GitHub
7 52 (2.20%) GCP
8 50 (2.11%) G Suite
9 41 (1.73%) PaaS
10 36 (1.52%) IaaS
11 35 (1.48%) Serverless
12 23 (0.97%) Azure Active Directory
13 22 (0.93%) OpenShift
14 21 (0.89%) OneDrive
15 20 (0.84%) Power Platform
16 15 (0.63%) AWS Lambda
17 13 (0.55%) Dynamics 365
17 13 (0.55%) PowerApps
18 12 (0.51%) AWS CloudFormation
19 11 (0.46%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 546 (23.05%) Firewall
2 357 (15.07%) WAN
3 332 (14.01%) LAN
4 316 (13.34%) TCP/IP
5 298 (12.58%) DNS
6 215 (9.08%) MPLS
7 202 (8.53%) Wireless
8 192 (8.10%) VPN
9 170 (7.18%) DHCP
10 164 (6.92%) VoIP
11 142 (5.99%) BGP
12 136 (5.74%) Wi-Fi
13 125 (5.28%) Network Security
14 121 (5.11%) HTTP
15 103 (4.35%) OSPF
16 101 (4.26%) VLAN
17 85 (3.59%) SSL
18 83 (3.50%) Skype
19 73 (3.08%) Intranet
20 67 (2.83%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 332 (14.01%) SQL Server
2 104 (4.39%) SQL Server 2016
3 102 (4.31%) Big Data
4 95 (4.01%) MySQL
5 66 (2.79%) Relational Database
6 56 (2.36%) MongoDB
7 55 (2.32%) NoSQL
8 46 (1.94%) PostgreSQL
9 42 (1.77%) SQL Server 2019
10 39 (1.65%) SQL Server 2012
11 33 (1.39%) Data Warehouse
12 31 (1.31%) Blockchain
13 29 (1.22%) Oracle Database
14 26 (1.10%) RDBMS
15 23 (0.97%) Amazon RDS
16 18 (0.76%) SAP HANA
17 16 (0.68%) GIS
18 15 (0.63%) Redis
19 13 (0.55%) Endeca
20 12 (0.51%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 195 (8.23%) Git (software)
2 84 (3.55%) Jenkins
3 56 (2.36%) JIRA
4 50 (2.11%) Visual Studio
5 28 (1.18%) Octopus Deploy
5 28 (1.18%) TeamCity
6 26 (1.10%) Eclipse
6 26 (1.10%) Maven
7 25 (1.06%) Subversion
8 22 (0.93%) Team Foundation Server
9 21 (0.89%) webpack
10 19 (0.80%) Sonatype Nexus
11 16 (0.68%) Gradle
11 16 (0.68%) Selenium
12 15 (0.63%) Visual Studio Team System
13 14 (0.59%) gulp
13 14 (0.59%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 13 (0.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 13 (0.55%) GCC
14 13 (0.55%) Jasmine
General
1 359 (15.15%) Finance
2 251 (10.60%) Telecoms
3 158 (6.67%) Games
4 118 (4.98%) Public Sector
5 106 (4.47%) Marketing
6 103 (4.35%) Retail
7 62 (2.62%) Law
8 60 (2.53%) Legal
9 49 (2.07%) Manufacturing
10 48 (2.03%) Billing
11 43 (1.82%) Electronics
12 42 (1.77%) Banking
13 32 (1.35%) Military
14 27 (1.14%) Local Government
15 24 (1.01%) Aerospace
16 21 (0.89%) Digital Economy
17 19 (0.80%) Publishing
18 18 (0.76%) Advertising
19 16 (0.68%) Back Office
20 14 (0.59%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 529 (22.33%) Developer
2 235 (9.92%) Network Engineer
3 178 (7.51%) .NET Developer
4 163 (6.88%) Analyst
5 146 (6.16%) Support Engineer
6 106 (4.47%) Senior Developer
7 104 (4.39%) Architect
8 102 (4.31%) Consultant
9 91 (3.84%) IT Support
10 81 (3.42%) Software Engineer
11 77 (3.25%) C# Developer
12 73 (3.08%) Security Engineer
13 72 (3.04%) IT Engineer
14 71 (3.00%) C# .NET Developer
15 65 (2.74%) IT Manager
16 63 (2.66%) DevOps Engineer
16 63 (2.66%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
17 60 (2.53%) Software Developer
18 59 (2.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
19 56 (2.36%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 339 (14.31%) .NET
2 238 (10.05%) HTML
3 204 (8.61%) CSS
4 198 (8.36%) ASP.NET
5 189 (7.98%) AngularJS
6 175 (7.39%) Node.js
7 144 (6.08%) Web Services
8 133 (5.61%) React
8 133 (5.61%) XML
9 125 (5.28%) ASP.NET MVC
10 119 (5.02%) .NET Framework
11 113 (4.77%) REST
12 92 (3.88%) Spring
13 88 (3.71%) ASP.NET Web API
13 88 (3.71%) RESTful
14 84 (3.55%) Vue.js
15 71 (3.00%) .NET Core
16 70 (2.95%) HTML5
17 68 (2.87%) ASP.NET MVC 5
18 66 (2.79%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 243 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
2 218 (9.20%) Data Centre
2 218 (9.20%) Internet of Things
3 160 (6.75%) Management Information System
4 157 (6.63%) Self-Motivation
5 143 (6.04%) User Experience
6 115 (4.85%) Greenfield Project
7 85 (3.59%) Mobile App
8 78 (3.29%) Video Conferencing
9 50 (2.11%) Public Cloud
10 48 (2.03%) Linux Command Line
11 47 (1.98%) Driving Licence
12 45 (1.90%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 45 (1.90%) Virtual Team
13 33 (1.39%) Replication
14 32 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
15 30 (1.27%) Algorithms
15 30 (1.27%) Social Media
16 26 (1.10%) Blackberry
17 25 (1.06%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 597 (25.20%) Windows
2 372 (15.70%) Linux
3 211 (8.91%) Windows Server
4 142 (5.99%) Windows 10
5 130 (5.49%) Unix
6 94 (3.97%) Windows Server 2012
7 77 (3.25%) Android
8 75 (3.17%) Windows 7
9 74 (3.12%) Windows Server 2008
10 72 (3.04%) Apple iOS
11 37 (1.56%) Windows 8
12 27 (1.14%) Mac OS
12 27 (1.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 25 (1.06%) Mac OS X
14 23 (0.97%) Windows XP
15 15 (0.63%) Solaris
16 12 (0.51%) Debian
16 12 (0.51%) Windows Server 2003
17 10 (0.42%) CentOS
18 9 (0.38%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 565 (23.85%) Agile Software Development
2 394 (16.63%) Problem-Solving
3 272 (11.48%) ITIL
4 220 (9.29%) Project Management
5 218 (9.20%) DevOps
6 213 (8.99%) MVC
7 206 (8.70%) Scrum
8 202 (8.53%) Mentoring
9 198 (8.36%) TDD
10 194 (8.19%) Cybersecurity
11 175 (7.39%) Computer Science
12 167 (7.05%) OO
12 167 (7.05%) Software Engineering
13 156 (6.59%) Analytics
14 135 (5.70%) Microservices
15 134 (5.66%) Information Security
16 132 (5.57%) Web Application Development
17 125 (5.28%) Continuous Integration
18 122 (5.15%) BDD
19 121 (5.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 435 (18.36%) JavaScript
2 344 (14.52%) C#
3 317 (13.38%) SQL
4 256 (10.81%) Java
5 252 (10.64%) Python
6 141 (5.95%) C
7 128 (5.40%) PHP
8 114 (4.81%) C++
9 106 (4.47%) PowerShell
10 93 (3.93%) Bash Shell
11 89 (3.76%) TypeScript
12 54 (2.28%) Go
13 44 (1.86%) Perl
14 43 (1.82%) Ruby
15 33 (1.39%) XPath
16 29 (1.22%) ES6
17 25 (1.06%) Embedded C
18 24 (1.01%) T-SQL
19 20 (0.84%) VB.NET
20 19 (0.80%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 361 (15.24%) Degree
2 269 (11.36%) Cisco Certification
3 171 (7.22%) CCNA
4 167 (7.05%) Security Cleared
5 165 (6.96%) CCNP
6 116 (4.90%) Microsoft Certification
7 112 (4.73%) SC Cleared
8 70 (2.95%) JNCIS
9 66 (2.79%) CISSP
10 65 (2.74%) JNCIA
11 61 (2.57%) Computer Science Degree
12 58 (2.45%) CCIE
13 51 (2.15%) DV Cleared
14 46 (1.94%) DBS Check
15 44 (1.86%) CISM
16 41 (1.73%) Master's Degree
16 41 (1.73%) MCSA
17 37 (1.56%) MCSE
18 33 (1.39%) CCDP
19 27 (1.14%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 128 (5.40%) SLA
2 98 (4.14%) QA
3 77 (3.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 31 (1.31%) PCI DSS
5 21 (0.89%) GDPR
6 12 (0.51%) PMO
7 11 (0.46%) Data Quality
7 11 (0.46%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 11 (0.46%) NCSC
8 10 (0.42%) RMADS
9 9 (0.38%) Cyber Essentials
9 9 (0.38%) ISO 22301
9 9 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 9 (0.38%) NIST
10 7 (0.30%) COBIT
11 6 (0.25%) Actionable Recommendations
12 5 (0.21%) Government Security Classifications
12 5 (0.21%) ISO 9001
12 5 (0.21%) WCAG
13 4 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 279 (11.78%) Active Directory
2 137 (5.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 121 (5.11%) Docker
4 53 (2.24%) Hyper-V
5 42 (1.77%) XenApp
6 39 (1.65%) Firmware
7 35 (1.48%) vSphere
8 22 (0.93%) Virtual Machines
9 15 (0.63%) Terminal Services
10 14 (0.59%) XenDesktop
11 12 (0.51%) Virtual Desktop
12 9 (0.38%) KVM
12 9 (0.38%) VMware ESXi
13 7 (0.30%) Ceph
13 7 (0.30%) NFS
13 7 (0.30%) oVirt
13 7 (0.30%) Terminal Server
13 7 (0.30%) VirtualBox
14 5 (0.21%) Microsoft App-V
15 4 (0.17%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 104 (4.39%) Ansible
2 102 (4.31%) Kubernetes
3 76 (3.21%) Terraform
4 62 (2.62%) Puppet
5 61 (2.57%) SCCM
6 46 (1.94%) Opscode Chef
7 30 (1.27%) Microsoft Intune
7 30 (1.27%) SCOM
8 27 (1.14%) McAfee ePO
9 25 (1.06%) Cisco Prime
10 20 (0.84%) Backup Exec
11 17 (0.72%) logstash
11 17 (0.72%) Norton AntiVirus
12 14 (0.59%) Packer
13 13 (0.55%) AirWatch
13 13 (0.55%) FortiGate
13 13 (0.55%) Mesos
13 13 (0.55%) WSUS
14 12 (0.51%) Cloudify
14 12 (0.51%) Nessus
Vendors
1 575 (24.27%) Microsoft
2 322 (13.59%) Cisco
3 200 (8.44%) Juniper
4 193 (8.15%) VMware
5 129 (5.45%) Citrix
6 116 (4.90%) Google
7 100 (4.22%) Oracle
8 80 (3.38%) HP
8 80 (3.38%) SAP
9 72 (3.04%) Palo Alto
10 67 (2.83%) CheckPoint
11 53 (2.24%) Apple
12 48 (2.03%) Salesforce.com
13 47 (1.98%) SolarWinds
14 42 (1.77%) IBM
15 41 (1.73%) McAfee
15 41 (1.73%) Red Hat
16 40 (1.69%) Fortinet
17 36 (1.52%) Meraki
18 34 (1.44%) Mitel