Period
to 13 November 2019

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 13 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Internet
UK
6 months to
13 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 175 173 177
Rank change year-on-year -2 +4 -32
Permanent jobs citing Internet 2,755 3,254 3,746
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 2.00% 2.00% 2.09%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.92% 13.40% 13.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1,950 2,536 3,088
UK median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -2.17%
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,001
% change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% -10.11%

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 21,320 24,292 28,036
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.50% 14.91% 15.61%
Number of salaries quoted 16,542 19,177 22,796
UK median annual salary £47,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,750 £25,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £71,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

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 13 November 2019.

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 13 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
England -2 2,553 £47,500 -5.00% 512
UK excluding London -2 1,639 £42,500 -5.56% 411
London -1 1,054 £57,000 +3.64% 146
South East -19 423 £45,000 -5.26% 85
North of England +12 402 £40,000 -20.00% 108
South West +11 267 £45,000 +5.88% 59
Midlands -7 262 £36,500 -7.59% 62
Yorkshire +103 253 £42,500 -1.73% 27
West Midlands -18 177 £39,764 -0.59% 40
North West -48 143 £35,500 -29.00% 72
East of England 0 130 £52,500 -4.55% 53
Scotland +55 95 £50,000 +5.26% 29
East Midlands +6 85 £32,000 -8.57% 22
Wales +25 34 £22,558 -43.61% 14
Northern Ireland +7 23 - - 1
North East -6 6 £30,000 -33.33% 9
Isle of Man +2 3 £51,000 -24.44%

For the 6 months to 13 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 with a requirement for Internet.

1 731 (26.53%) Agile Software Development
2 618 (22.43%) Microsoft
3 602 (21.85%) Windows
4 594 (21.56%) Firewall
5 497 (18.04%) WAN
6 455 (16.52%) Cisco Certification
7 439 (15.93%) Degree
8 426 (15.46%) AWS
9 421 (15.28%) Problem-Solving
10 417 (15.14%) Azure
11 413 (14.99%) Linux
12 392 (14.23%) JavaScript
13 378 (13.72%) .NET
13 378 (13.72%) MPLS
14 359 (13.03%) CCNP
15 353 (12.81%) Cisco
15 353 (12.81%) ITIL
16 348 (12.63%) Finance
17 347 (12.60%) Internet of Things
18 344 (12.49%) C#
18 344 (12.49%) SQL Server
18 344 (12.49%) CCNA
19 336 (12.20%) SQL
20 335 (12.16%) LAN
21 323 (11.72%) TCP/IP
22 319 (11.58%) Active Directory
23 310 (11.25%) DNS
24 308 (11.18%) Java
25 299 (10.85%) Python
26 288 (10.45%) Office 365

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 (4.43%) IIS
2 114 (4.14%) SharePoint
3 104 (3.77%) CMS
4 94 (3.41%) MS Exchange
5 69 (2.50%) Apache
6 59 (2.14%) nginx
7 54 (1.96%) Skype for Business
8 49 (1.78%) Apache Solr
8 49 (1.78%) EPiServer
9 43 (1.56%) Tomcat
10 39 (1.42%) Elasticsearch
11 34 (1.23%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 32 (1.16%) Confluence
13 24 (0.87%) Apache Spark
14 22 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2010
14 22 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2013
15 21 (0.76%) WordPress
16 20 (0.73%) WebSphere
17 16 (0.58%) OpenStack
17 16 (0.58%) Umbraco
Applications
1 206 (7.48%) Microsoft Office
2 97 (3.52%) Microsoft Excel
3 55 (2.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 52 (1.89%) MS Visio
5 34 (1.23%) Microsoft Project
6 23 (0.83%) Adobe Illustrator
7 20 (0.73%) Photoshop
8 18 (0.65%) Acrobat
9 14 (0.51%) Spreadsheet
10 12 (0.44%) InDesign
11 7 (0.25%) OmniGraffle
12 6 (0.22%) Sketch
13 4 (0.15%) InVision
14 3 (0.11%) Simulink
15 1 (0.036%) FrameMaker
15 1 (0.036%) PaintShop Pro
15 1 (0.036%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 44 (1.60%) Magento
2 34 (1.23%) SDL Web 8
2 34 (1.23%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
3 26 (0.94%) SAP Hybris
4 22 (0.80%) SAP S/4HANA
5 6 (0.22%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 5 (0.18%) Dynamics GP
7 4 (0.15%) Dynamics CRM
7 4 (0.15%) NetSuite
7 4 (0.15%) Oracle EBS R12
7 4 (0.15%) SAP HCM
7 4 (0.15%) SAP Payroll
8 3 (0.11%) Payment Gateway
8 3 (0.11%) PeopleSoft Financials
8 3 (0.11%) Sage X3
8 3 (0.11%) WebTrends
9 2 (0.073%) SAP ERP
9 2 (0.073%) Unit4 Business World
10 1 (0.036%) Remedy ITSM
10 1 (0.036%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 426 (15.46%) AWS
2 417 (15.14%) Azure
3 288 (10.45%) Office 365
4 156 (5.66%) SaaS
5 102 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
6 95 (3.45%) GCP
7 93 (3.38%) Serverless
8 54 (1.96%) PaaS
9 51 (1.85%) GitHub
10 47 (1.71%) G Suite
11 35 (1.27%) Azure Active Directory
11 35 (1.27%) IaaS
12 30 (1.09%) AWS Lambda
13 23 (0.83%) Amazon EC2
14 19 (0.69%) Amazon ECS
14 19 (0.69%) OneDrive
15 18 (0.65%) OpenShift
16 14 (0.51%) Power Platform
17 12 (0.44%) AWS CloudFormation
18 10 (0.36%) BrowserStack
Communications & Networking
1 594 (21.56%) Firewall
2 497 (18.04%) WAN
3 378 (13.72%) MPLS
4 335 (12.16%) LAN
5 323 (11.72%) TCP/IP
6 310 (11.25%) DNS
7 256 (9.29%) VPN
8 205 (7.44%) Wireless
9 198 (7.19%) DHCP
10 195 (7.08%) Network Security
11 185 (6.72%) BGP
12 150 (5.44%) VoIP
13 134 (4.86%) HTTP
14 116 (4.21%) OSPF
15 100 (3.63%) SSL
16 93 (3.38%) Wi-Fi
17 92 (3.34%) Broadband
17 92 (3.34%) VLAN
18 86 (3.12%) IPsec
19 81 (2.94%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 344 (12.49%) SQL Server
2 152 (5.52%) MySQL
3 150 (5.44%) Big Data
4 109 (3.96%) SQL Server 2016
5 106 (3.85%) Relational Database
6 62 (2.25%) PostgreSQL
7 55 (2.00%) NoSQL
8 46 (1.67%) RDBMS
9 43 (1.56%) Hadoop
10 40 (1.45%) MongoDB
11 38 (1.38%) Blockchain
11 38 (1.38%) SQL Server 2012
12 34 (1.23%) Endeca
13 32 (1.16%) Redis
14 28 (1.02%) SAP HANA
15 26 (0.94%) Data Warehouse
16 22 (0.80%) Amazon RDS
17 21 (0.76%) Azure SQL Database
17 21 (0.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 20 (0.73%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 188 (6.82%) Git (software)
2 79 (2.87%) JIRA
3 70 (2.54%) Visual Studio
4 65 (2.36%) Jenkins
5 52 (1.89%) Subversion
6 37 (1.34%) Maven
7 32 (1.16%) Team Foundation Server
8 24 (0.87%) Visual Studio Team System
9 22 (0.80%) GitLab
10 19 (0.69%) webpack
11 17 (0.62%) Gradle
12 16 (0.58%) Rational DOORS
12 16 (0.58%) Selenium
13 15 (0.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 15 (0.54%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 14 (0.51%) Eclipse
14 14 (0.51%) JUnit
14 14 (0.51%) TeamCity
15 13 (0.47%) Octopus Deploy
16 12 (0.44%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 348 (12.63%) Finance
2 266 (9.66%) Telecoms
3 155 (5.63%) Games
4 130 (4.72%) Marketing
5 103 (3.74%) Retail
6 87 (3.16%) Public Sector
7 72 (2.61%) Banking
8 62 (2.25%) Manufacturing
9 60 (2.18%) Military
10 59 (2.14%) Law
11 56 (2.03%) Electronics
12 48 (1.74%) Aerospace
13 41 (1.49%) Advertising
14 38 (1.38%) Billing
15 30 (1.09%) Automotive
16 29 (1.05%) Legal
17 19 (0.69%) Pharmaceutical
18 17 (0.62%) Local Government
19 13 (0.47%) Back Office
19 13 (0.47%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 509 (18.48%) Developer
2 382 (13.87%) Network Engineer
3 201 (7.30%) Architect
4 192 (6.97%) Analyst
5 181 (6.57%) Consultant
6 170 (6.17%) Support Engineer
7 167 (6.06%) .NET Developer
8 118 (4.28%) Software Engineer
9 117 (4.25%) Senior Developer
10 116 (4.21%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 105 (3.81%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
12 88 (3.19%) IT Support
13 86 (3.12%) Solutions Architect
14 85 (3.09%) Security Engineer
15 79 (2.87%) Cloud Engineer
16 75 (2.72%) Infrastructure Engineer
17 74 (2.69%) C# Developer
18 67 (2.43%) DevOps Engineer
19 64 (2.32%) Junior
20 63 (2.29%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 378 (13.72%) .NET
2 264 (9.58%) HTML
3 234 (8.49%) CSS
4 194 (7.04%) ASP.NET
5 146 (5.30%) Web Services
6 144 (5.23%) Node.js
7 143 (5.19%) REST
8 139 (5.05%) XML
9 134 (4.86%) ASP.NET MVC
10 131 (4.75%) AngularJS
11 120 (4.36%) Spring
12 107 (3.88%) RESTful
13 98 (3.56%) HTML5
14 90 (3.27%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 74 (2.69%) jQuery
15 74 (2.69%) React
15 74 (2.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 72 (2.61%) CSS3
17 71 (2.58%) JSON
18 69 (2.50%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 347 (12.60%) Internet of Things
2 279 (10.13%) Analytical Skills
3 269 (9.76%) Management Information System
4 218 (7.91%) Data Centre
5 169 (6.13%) Self-Motivation
6 131 (4.75%) User Experience
7 89 (3.23%) Greenfield Project
8 79 (2.87%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 76 (2.76%) Mobile App
10 67 (2.43%) Virtual Team
11 65 (2.36%) Driving Licence
12 45 (1.63%) Smartphone
13 44 (1.60%) Public Cloud
14 40 (1.45%) Embedded Systems
15 38 (1.38%) Algorithms
16 36 (1.31%) Replication
17 34 (1.23%) Video Conferencing
18 32 (1.16%) Linux Command Line
19 30 (1.09%) PKI
20 29 (1.05%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 602 (21.85%) Windows
2 413 (14.99%) Linux
3 278 (10.09%) Windows Server
4 175 (6.35%) Unix
5 153 (5.55%) Windows 10
6 123 (4.46%) Windows Server 2012
7 115 (4.17%) Windows 7
8 112 (4.07%) Windows Server 2008
9 77 (2.79%) Android
10 75 (2.72%) Apple iOS
11 40 (1.45%) Windows 8
12 31 (1.13%) Windows Server 2003
13 29 (1.05%) Windows XP
14 27 (0.98%) Ubuntu
15 23 (0.83%) Mac OS X
16 20 (0.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 19 (0.69%) CentOS
17 19 (0.69%) Mac OS
18 17 (0.62%) Debian
19 15 (0.54%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 731 (26.53%) Agile Software Development
2 421 (15.28%) Problem-Solving
3 353 (12.81%) ITIL
4 285 (10.34%) Project Management
5 269 (9.76%) DevOps
6 265 (9.62%) Cybersecurity
6 265 (9.62%) Presales
7 249 (9.04%) Software Engineering
8 223 (8.09%) OO
9 212 (7.70%) TDD
10 211 (7.66%) MVC
11 197 (7.15%) Scrum
12 189 (6.86%) Analytics
13 184 (6.68%) Mentoring
14 176 (6.39%) Validation
15 168 (6.10%) Continuous Integration
15 168 (6.10%) Web Development
16 163 (5.92%) Computer Science
17 155 (5.63%) Information Security
18 151 (5.48%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 392 (14.23%) JavaScript
2 344 (12.49%) C#
3 336 (12.20%) SQL
4 308 (11.18%) Java
5 299 (10.85%) Python
6 189 (6.86%) C
7 142 (5.15%) C++
8 141 (5.12%) PHP
9 115 (4.17%) PowerShell
10 80 (2.90%) Bash Shell
11 67 (2.43%) Go
12 52 (1.89%) Perl
13 46 (1.67%) Ruby
14 43 (1.56%) TypeScript
15 32 (1.16%) T-SQL
16 22 (0.80%) Java 8
16 22 (0.80%) XPath
17 21 (0.76%) ES6
18 20 (0.73%) Shell Script
19 15 (0.54%) VB
Qualifications
1 455 (16.52%) Cisco Certification
2 439 (15.93%) Degree
3 359 (13.03%) CCNP
4 344 (12.49%) CCNA
5 141 (5.12%) Security Cleared
6 97 (3.52%) Microsoft Certification
7 82 (2.98%) Computer Science Degree
8 79 (2.87%) SC Cleared
9 77 (2.79%) CCIE
10 75 (2.72%) CISSP
11 63 (2.29%) JNCIS
12 60 (2.18%) DV Cleared
13 45 (1.63%) MCP
14 44 (1.60%) JNCIA
15 39 (1.42%) JNCIP
16 36 (1.31%) JNCIE
16 36 (1.31%) MCSE
17 34 (1.23%) DBS Check
18 33 (1.20%) CCDP
18 33 (1.20%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 116 (4.21%) SLA
2 114 (4.14%) QA
3 80 (2.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 36 (1.31%) GDPR
5 31 (1.13%) NIST
5 31 (1.13%) PCI DSS
6 14 (0.51%) Cyber Essentials
7 9 (0.33%) ISO 9001
7 9 (0.33%) NCSC
7 9 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 7 (0.25%) MiFID
9 5 (0.18%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 5 (0.18%) PSD2
9 5 (0.18%) RMADS
10 4 (0.15%) ISO 14001
10 4 (0.15%) NEBOSH
10 4 (0.15%) PMO
11 3 (0.11%) 21 CFR Part 11
11 3 (0.11%) COBIT
11 3 (0.11%) WCAG
System Software
1 319 (11.58%) Active Directory
2 166 (6.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 147 (5.34%) Docker
4 144 (5.23%) vCloud
5 64 (2.32%) Hyper-V
6 27 (0.98%) XenApp
7 22 (0.80%) vSphere
8 19 (0.69%) Firmware
9 18 (0.65%) Terminal Services
9 18 (0.65%) Virtual Machines
10 17 (0.62%) VMware ESXi
11 13 (0.47%) LXC
12 12 (0.44%) XenDesktop
13 10 (0.36%) NFS
13 10 (0.36%) VirtualBox
14 8 (0.29%) Terminal Server
14 8 (0.29%) Varnish
15 6 (0.22%) Microsoft App-V
15 6 (0.22%) Samba
16 5 (0.18%) iptables
Systems Management
1 119 (4.32%) Kubernetes
2 101 (3.67%) Ansible
3 79 (2.87%) SCCM
4 73 (2.65%) Terraform
5 58 (2.11%) Puppet
6 45 (1.63%) Opscode Chef
7 25 (0.91%) Microsoft Intune
7 25 (0.91%) Norton AntiVirus
8 24 (0.87%) Prometheus
9 21 (0.76%) Mesos
9 21 (0.76%) WSUS
10 18 (0.65%) FortiGate
11 17 (0.62%) Single Sign-On
12 16 (0.58%) Grafana
12 16 (0.58%) Salt
13 13 (0.47%) Consul
13 13 (0.47%) SCOM
14 12 (0.44%) vRealize
15 10 (0.36%) HP ALM
15 10 (0.36%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 618 (22.43%) Microsoft
2 353 (12.81%) Cisco
3 215 (7.80%) VMware
4 171 (6.21%) Juniper
5 169 (6.13%) Oracle
6 147 (5.34%) Google
7 129 (4.68%) Citrix
8 107 (3.88%) SAP
9 99 (3.59%) Salesforce.com
10 92 (3.34%) Palo Alto
11 83 (3.01%) CheckPoint
12 82 (2.98%) Adobe
13 66 (2.40%) Apple
14 63 (2.29%) Splunk
15 55 (2.00%) Meraki
16 52 (1.89%) HP
17 50 (1.81%) Fortinet
18 44 (1.60%) Blue Coat
19 38 (1.38%) Elastic Path
20 36 (1.31%) hybris