Period
to 25 May 2018

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 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Internet
UK
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 188 149 150
Rank change year-on-year -39 +1 -35
Permanent jobs citing Internet 3,239 3,927 4,647
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.86% 2.32% 2.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.34% 14.57% 13.68%
Number of salaries quoted 2,532 3,245 3,880
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +3.45%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -2.44% +2.50%

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 26,251 26,951 33,973
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.10% 15.94% 16.92%
Number of salaries quoted 20,829 21,968 28,197
UK median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.22% - +2.27%
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,500 £25,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 25 May 2018.

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 May 2018. 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 -37 3,101 £47,500 +5.56% 540
UK excluding London -19 1,959 £42,500 +6.25% 394
London -60 1,219 £58,000 +5.45% 180
South East -24 667 £40,000 -5.88% 108
North of England -48 392 £40,000 +6.67% 114
East of England +26 300 £43,750 +9.38% 54
Midlands +14 278 £40,000 +6.67% 53
South West -46 236 £45,000 +12.50% 30
North West -42 231 £45,000 +12.50% 80
West Midlands +28 196 £40,000 +6.67% 36
Yorkshire -32 147 £38,000 +8.57% 24
East Midlands -2 80 £40,000 -3.03% 17
Scotland -51 56 £42,500 -5.56% 17
Wales -4 26 £42,500 +46.55% 11
North East -34 14 £60,000 +60.00% 10
Northern Ireland +3 5 £35,000 -22.22% 6

For the 6 months to 25 May 2018, 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 1,046 (32.29%) Agile Software Development
2 648 (20.01%) Windows
3 625 (19.30%) Linux
4 624 (19.27%) SQL Server
5 622 (19.20%) Microsoft
6 611 (18.86%) .NET
7 610 (18.83%) C#
8 587 (18.12%) JavaScript
9 576 (17.78%) Degree
10 544 (16.80%) Java
11 526 (16.24%) Finance
12 498 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
13 492 (15.19%) MVC
14 477 (14.73%) HTML
15 476 (14.70%) TDD
16 450 (13.89%) SQL
16 450 (13.89%) ASP.NET
17 423 (13.06%) Python
18 393 (12.13%) ASP.NET MVC
19 384 (11.86%) Amazon AWS
20 383 (11.82%) Firewall
21 379 (11.70%) CSS
22 374 (11.55%) Scrum
22 374 (11.55%) BDD
23 361 (11.15%) Software Engineering
24 356 (10.99%) Cisco
25 353 (10.90%) Continuous Integration
26 344 (10.62%) Internet of Things
26 344 (10.62%) Analytical Skills
27 331 (10.22%) AngularJS

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
1 139 (4.29%) Apache
2 126 (3.89%) Tomcat
3 116 (3.58%) SharePoint
4 115 (3.55%) IIS
5 101 (3.12%) MS Exchange
6 100 (3.09%) CMS
7 57 (1.76%) JBoss
8 56 (1.73%) WebSphere
9 55 (1.70%) Elasticsearch
10 54 (1.67%) Confluence
11 41 (1.27%) nginx
12 38 (1.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 37 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2010
13 37 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2013
14 29 (0.90%) Jetty
15 24 (0.74%) EPiServer
16 23 (0.71%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 23 (0.71%) Apache Solr
16 23 (0.71%) Apache Spark
17 20 (0.62%) WebLogic
Applications
1 239 (7.38%) Microsoft Office
2 128 (3.95%) Microsoft Excel
3 71 (2.19%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 45 (1.39%) MS Visio
5 27 (0.83%) Microsoft Project
6 20 (0.62%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 19 (0.59%) Photoshop
8 16 (0.49%) Adobe Illustrator
9 13 (0.40%) Acrobat
10 11 (0.34%) InVision
11 8 (0.25%) InfoPath
11 8 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
11 8 (0.25%) UXPin
12 6 (0.19%) OmniGraffle
13 4 (0.12%) AutoCAD
14 3 (0.093%) Adobe Premiere
14 3 (0.093%) LibreOffice
14 3 (0.093%) Mozilla Thunderbird
15 1 (0.031%) Chatbot
15 1 (0.031%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 29 (0.90%) SAP Hybris
2 21 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 21 (0.65%) SAP ERP
3 18 (0.56%) MetaTrader
3 18 (0.56%) Remedy ITSM
4 15 (0.46%) Magento
5 14 (0.43%) Dynamics AX
6 12 (0.37%) Distributed Ledger
7 11 (0.34%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 8 (0.25%) SDL Web 8
9 7 (0.22%) NetSuite
9 7 (0.22%) Payment Gateway
10 6 (0.19%) Ripple
10 6 (0.19%) Unit4 Business World
11 5 (0.15%) Oracle EBS
11 5 (0.15%) Workfront
12 3 (0.093%) BASE24
12 3 (0.093%) Maximo
12 3 (0.093%) OPENHousing
12 3 (0.093%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 384 (11.86%) Amazon AWS
2 258 (7.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 163 (5.03%) Office 365
4 119 (3.67%) SaaS
5 75 (2.32%) Cloud Computing
6 62 (1.91%) IaaS
7 57 (1.76%) Google Cloud Platform
8 34 (1.05%) GitHub
9 28 (0.86%) PaaS
10 25 (0.77%) Amazon EC2
11 22 (0.68%) Loggly
11 22 (0.68%) Sumo Logic
12 21 (0.65%) AWS CloudFormation
13 20 (0.62%) NuGet
14 19 (0.59%) G Suite
15 18 (0.56%) Serverless
16 14 (0.43%) npm
17 13 (0.40%) Akamai
17 13 (0.40%) Slack
18 11 (0.34%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 383 (11.82%) Firewall
2 281 (8.68%) TCP/IP
3 278 (8.58%) DNS
4 217 (6.70%) HTTP
5 216 (6.67%) VPN
6 191 (5.90%) WAN
7 160 (4.94%) Wireless
8 157 (4.85%) LAN
9 142 (4.38%) Intranet
10 129 (3.98%) Network Security
11 126 (3.89%) DHCP
12 107 (3.30%) MPLS
13 102 (3.15%) Hyperconnected
14 99 (3.06%) SSL
15 98 (3.03%) BGP
16 90 (2.78%) VoIP
17 85 (2.62%) SAN
18 77 (2.38%) OSPF
19 68 (2.10%) VLAN
20 62 (1.91%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 624 (19.27%) SQL Server
2 264 (8.15%) SQL Server 2016
3 210 (6.48%) MySQL
4 127 (3.92%) Big Data
5 124 (3.83%) NoSQL
6 117 (3.61%) SQL Server 2014
7 96 (2.96%) MongoDB
8 90 (2.78%) Relational Database
9 83 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
10 64 (1.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 58 (1.79%) Apache Cassandra
12 53 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
13 50 (1.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 39 (1.20%) Hadoop
15 37 (1.14%) RDBMS
16 36 (1.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 34 (1.05%) Microsoft Analysis Services
18 33 (1.02%) HBase
19 30 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
20 29 (0.90%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 309 (9.54%) Git (software)
2 132 (4.08%) Jenkins
3 130 (4.01%) JIRA
4 102 (3.15%) Maven
5 72 (2.22%) Selenium
6 59 (1.82%) Eclipse
6 59 (1.82%) TeamCity
7 57 (1.76%) Cucumber
8 56 (1.73%) Subversion
9 48 (1.48%) IntelliJ
9 48 (1.48%) Visual Studio
10 45 (1.39%) Team Foundation Server
11 44 (1.36%) NUnit
12 40 (1.23%) Hudson
12 40 (1.23%) JUnit
13 34 (1.05%) PHPUnit
14 32 (0.99%) NetBeans
15 30 (0.93%) Rhino Mocks
16 29 (0.90%) WebDriver
17 27 (0.83%) CA Release Automation
General
1 526 (16.24%) Finance
2 170 (5.25%) Games
2 170 (5.25%) Retail
3 167 (5.16%) Marketing
4 162 (5.00%) Telecoms
5 106 (3.27%) Banking
6 74 (2.28%) Advertising
7 68 (2.10%) Manufacturing
8 60 (1.85%) Legal
9 56 (1.73%) Electronics
10 40 (1.23%) Investment Banking
10 40 (1.23%) Law
11 38 (1.17%) Financial Institution
12 34 (1.05%) Back Office
13 30 (0.93%) German Language
14 28 (0.86%) Publishing
15 21 (0.65%) French Language
16 12 (0.37%) Multimedia
17 11 (0.34%) Local Government
17 11 (0.34%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 942 (29.08%) Developer
2 405 (12.50%) .NET Developer
3 314 (9.69%) Analyst
4 180 (5.56%) Architect
5 169 (5.22%) Support Engineer
6 158 (4.88%) Internet Developer
7 154 (4.75%) Network Engineer
8 149 (4.60%) C# Developer
9 145 (4.48%) Java Developer
9 145 (4.48%) Software Engineer
10 137 (4.23%) C# .NET Developer
11 118 (3.64%) Consultant
12 113 (3.49%) Senior Developer
13 110 (3.40%) DevOps Engineer
14 105 (3.24%) ASP.NET Developer
15 101 (3.12%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 94 (2.90%) PHP Developer
17 91 (2.81%) Agile Developer
18 86 (2.66%) Junior
19 82 (2.53%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 611 (18.86%) .NET
2 477 (14.73%) HTML
3 450 (13.89%) ASP.NET
4 393 (12.13%) ASP.NET MVC
5 379 (11.70%) CSS
6 331 (10.22%) AngularJS
7 325 (10.03%) Web Services
8 295 (9.11%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 286 (8.83%) RESTful
10 274 (8.46%) ASP.NET Web API
11 224 (6.92%) REST
12 202 (6.24%) WCF
13 192 (5.93%) HTML5
14 177 (5.46%) Node.js
15 163 (5.03%) XML
16 162 (5.00%) jQuery
17 148 (4.57%) KnockoutJS
17 148 (4.57%) Spring
18 145 (4.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 144 (4.45%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 344 (10.62%) Analytical Skills
1 344 (10.62%) Internet of Things
2 285 (8.80%) Computer Science
3 204 (6.30%) Greenfield Project
4 195 (6.02%) Management Information System
5 185 (5.71%) Data Centre
6 182 (5.62%) Self-Motivation
7 166 (5.13%) User Experience
8 129 (3.98%) Mobile App
9 104 (3.21%) Enterprise Software
10 84 (2.59%) Fintech
11 81 (2.50%) Social Media
12 56 (1.73%) Algorithms
13 52 (1.61%) Driving Licence
14 50 (1.54%) Virtual Team
15 47 (1.45%) RIA
16 44 (1.36%) Client/Server
17 41 (1.27%) Public Cloud
18 39 (1.20%) Blog
19 38 (1.17%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 648 (20.01%) Windows
2 625 (19.30%) Linux
3 234 (7.22%) Windows Server
4 193 (5.96%) Unix
5 129 (3.98%) Windows 7
6 124 (3.83%) Windows Server 2012
7 116 (3.58%) Windows 10
8 107 (3.30%) Windows Server 2008
9 104 (3.21%) Android
10 61 (1.88%) Apple iOS
11 50 (1.54%) CentOS
12 43 (1.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 40 (1.23%) Windows 8
13 40 (1.23%) Windows XP
14 37 (1.14%) Solaris
15 29 (0.90%) Windows Server 2003
16 25 (0.77%) Debian
17 24 (0.74%) Ubuntu
18 21 (0.65%) Mac OS X
19 19 (0.59%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,046 (32.29%) Agile Software Development
2 498 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
3 492 (15.19%) MVC
4 476 (14.70%) TDD
5 374 (11.55%) BDD
5 374 (11.55%) Scrum
6 361 (11.15%) Software Engineering
7 353 (10.90%) Continuous Integration
8 323 (9.97%) Web Application Development
9 300 (9.26%) ITIL
10 290 (8.95%) OO
11 272 (8.40%) DevOps
12 243 (7.50%) Project Management
13 221 (6.82%) Open Source
14 196 (6.05%) Web Development
15 191 (5.90%) Kanban
16 185 (5.71%) Test Automation
17 182 (5.62%) E-Commerce
18 173 (5.34%) Mentoring
19 166 (5.13%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 610 (18.83%) C#
2 587 (18.12%) JavaScript
3 544 (16.80%) Java
4 450 (13.89%) SQL
5 423 (13.06%) Python
6 222 (6.85%) PHP
7 193 (5.96%) Ruby
8 157 (4.85%) Bash Shell
9 150 (4.63%) PowerShell
10 146 (4.51%) Perl
11 133 (4.11%) C++
12 108 (3.33%) C
13 87 (2.69%) T-SQL
14 53 (1.64%) VB.NET
15 48 (1.48%) Groovy
16 47 (1.45%) Go
17 44 (1.36%) Shell Script
18 39 (1.20%) VB
19 34 (1.05%) R
20 33 (1.02%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 576 (17.78%) Degree
2 183 (5.65%) Cisco Certification
3 139 (4.29%) Computer Science Degree
4 114 (3.52%) CCNP
5 111 (3.43%) CCNA
6 97 (2.99%) CISSP
7 94 (2.90%) Microsoft Certification
8 92 (2.84%) Security Cleared
9 80 (2.47%) MCSE
10 53 (1.64%) CISM
11 52 (1.61%) Master's Degree
12 46 (1.42%) SC Cleared
13 42 (1.30%) CCIE
14 34 (1.05%) MCSA
15 30 (0.93%) CISA
16 29 (0.90%) ITIL Certification
17 28 (0.86%) PhD
17 28 (0.86%) PMI Certification
18 26 (0.80%) PMP
19 25 (0.77%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 133 (4.11%) QA
2 87 (2.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 86 (2.66%) SLA
4 74 (2.28%) PCI DSS
5 61 (1.88%) GDPR
6 28 (0.86%) Cyber Essentials
7 24 (0.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 19 (0.59%) Data Quality
9 18 (0.56%) GCP
10 17 (0.52%) COBIT
11 15 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
12 14 (0.43%) ISO 9001
13 13 (0.40%) HMG Security Policy Framework
14 9 (0.28%) RMADS
15 8 (0.25%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
15 8 (0.25%) ISO 14001
16 7 (0.22%) MiFID
17 4 (0.12%) FIPS 140-2
17 4 (0.12%) ISO 22301
17 4 (0.12%) PMO
System Software
1 303 (9.35%) Active Directory
2 185 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 147 (4.54%) Docker
4 97 (2.99%) Hyper-V
5 45 (1.39%) vSphere
6 42 (1.30%) Firmware
7 34 (1.05%) VMware ESXi
8 32 (0.99%) Virtual Machines
9 28 (0.86%) HDFS
10 17 (0.52%) Virtual Servers
11 14 (0.43%) NFS
11 14 (0.43%) XenApp
12 13 (0.40%) KVM
12 13 (0.40%) Terminal Server
13 12 (0.37%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 11 (0.34%) Apache ZooKeeper
14 11 (0.34%) VMware NSX
15 10 (0.31%) Virtual Desktop
16 8 (0.25%) Ceph
16 8 (0.25%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 135 (4.17%) Puppet
2 118 (3.64%) Opscode Chef
3 75 (2.32%) Ansible
4 63 (1.95%) Terraform
5 50 (1.54%) Nagios
6 47 (1.45%) SCCM
7 37 (1.14%) Kubernetes
7 37 (1.14%) vCenter Server
8 32 (0.99%) logstash
9 30 (0.93%) ZABBIX
10 27 (0.83%) Kibana
11 22 (0.68%) Microsoft Clustering
12 21 (0.65%) Prometheus
12 21 (0.65%) Salt
13 19 (0.59%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 19 (0.59%) Oracle Identity Manager
14 18 (0.56%) Perfmon
14 18 (0.56%) Single Sign-On
15 15 (0.46%) Cisco IPCC
16 14 (0.43%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 622 (19.20%) Microsoft
2 356 (10.99%) Cisco
3 266 (8.21%) VMware
4 183 (5.65%) Oracle
5 123 (3.80%) Google
6 121 (3.74%) Juniper
7 108 (3.33%) HP
8 98 (3.03%) SAP
9 95 (2.93%) Citrix
10 90 (2.78%) CheckPoint
11 83 (2.56%) IBM
12 70 (2.16%) Splunk
13 67 (2.07%) F5
14 61 (1.88%) Adobe
15 59 (1.82%) SolarWinds
16 57 (1.76%) Palo Alto
17 53 (1.64%) TIBCO
18 50 (1.54%) Red Hat
19 48 (1.48%) Xamarin
20 44 (1.36%) Apple