Period
to 22 January 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 22 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Internet
UK
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 170 180 150
Rank change year-on-year +10 -30 -12
Permanent jobs citing Internet 3,064 3,477 4,000
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 2.02% 2.00% 2.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.40% 13.21% 13.69%
Number of salaries quoted 2,338 2,781 3,349
UK median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +6.25%

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 22,865 26,321 29,208
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.06% 15.17% 16.73%
Number of salaries quoted 17,889 21,350 23,716
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £26,000
90th Percentile £76,250 £72,500 £72,500
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 22 January 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 22 January 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 +9 2,920 £50,000 +11.11% 507
UK excluding London +13 1,799 £45,000 +12.50% 355
London -6 1,200 £55,000 +4.76% 183
South East -43 477 £45,000 +12.50% 84
North of England +44 469 £50,000 +31.58% 95
Midlands +40 325 £37,500 +7.14% 60
North West +48 308 £52,500 +31.25% 53
West Midlands +47 248 £40,000 +17.65% 40
East of England +10 238 £55,000 +22.22% 43
South West +13 199 £45,000 +5.88% 44
Yorkshire +18 142 £42,500 +21.43% 35
East Midlands -2 77 £32,000 -8.57% 20
Scotland -1 65 £45,000 +5.88% 12
Northern Ireland +11 22 £40,000 - 10
North East +22 18 £50,000 +42.86% 7
Wales -5 16 £30,300 -28.71% 8
Isle of Man - 1 £67,500 -

For the 6 months to 22 January 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.

1 993 (32.41%) Agile Software Development
2 849 (27.71%) Windows
3 692 (22.58%) Microsoft
4 538 (17.56%) C#
5 537 (17.53%) SQL Server
6 523 (17.07%) .NET
7 519 (16.94%) Linux
8 504 (16.45%) Firewall
9 501 (16.35%) Java
10 499 (16.29%) Degree
11 496 (16.19%) JavaScript
12 495 (16.16%) Problem-Solving
13 475 (15.50%) TDD
14 466 (15.21%) Finance
15 463 (15.11%) SQL
16 447 (14.59%) TCP/IP
17 443 (14.46%) Microsoft Azure
18 435 (14.20%) Amazon AWS
19 410 (13.38%) Active Directory
20 409 (13.35%) Internet of Things
21 381 (12.43%) ITIL
22 380 (12.40%) ASP.NET
23 369 (12.04%) DNS
24 368 (12.01%) MVC
25 361 (11.78%) HTML
26 328 (10.70%) Python
27 323 (10.54%) VMware
28 322 (10.51%) Git (software)
29 313 (10.22%) ASP.NET MVC
30 311 (10.15%) RESTful

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
1 210 (6.85%) IIS
2 140 (4.57%) MS Exchange
3 109 (3.56%) SharePoint
4 96 (3.13%) CMS
5 93 (3.04%) Apache
6 84 (2.74%) Elasticsearch
7 60 (1.96%) WordPress
8 54 (1.76%) Tomcat
9 53 (1.73%) Apache Solr
9 53 (1.73%) Exchange Server 2010
10 51 (1.66%) Exchange Server 2013
11 48 (1.57%) Confluence
12 43 (1.40%) Apache Spark
13 40 (1.31%) WebLogic
14 33 (1.08%) SharePoint 2013
15 30 (0.98%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 30 (0.98%) Skype for Business
16 29 (0.95%) OpenStack
17 28 (0.91%) ExpressionEngine
18 25 (0.82%) WebSphere
Applications
1 232 (7.57%) Microsoft Office
2 80 (2.61%) Microsoft Excel
3 25 (0.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 23 (0.75%) Spreadsheet
5 22 (0.72%) MS Visio
6 16 (0.52%) Microsoft Project
7 13 (0.42%) Acrobat
8 11 (0.36%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 9 (0.29%) Photoshop
10 3 (0.098%) 3ds Max
10 3 (0.098%) Adobe Illustrator
10 3 (0.098%) AutoCAD
10 3 (0.098%) Maya
10 3 (0.098%) Simulink
11 1 (0.033%) InVision
11 1 (0.033%) OmniGraffle
11 1 (0.033%) SPSS
11 1 (0.033%) Stata
Business Applications
1 27 (0.88%) SAP Hybris
2 20 (0.65%) SDL Web 8
3 18 (0.59%) Magento
4 17 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
5 14 (0.46%) Distributed Ledger
5 14 (0.46%) Remedy ITSM
6 11 (0.36%) SAP S/4HANA
7 10 (0.33%) SAP ERP
8 9 (0.29%) R3 Corda
9 4 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
10 3 (0.098%) Adobe Campaign
10 3 (0.098%) Oracle Cash Management
10 3 (0.098%) Salesforce.com CRM
10 3 (0.098%) WebTrends
11 2 (0.065%) Dynamics NAV
11 2 (0.065%) Infor SunSystems
11 2 (0.065%) Maximo
11 2 (0.065%) NetSuite
11 2 (0.065%) Oracle ERP
12 1 (0.033%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 443 (14.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 435 (14.20%) Amazon AWS
3 225 (7.34%) Office 365
4 151 (4.93%) SaaS
5 97 (3.17%) IaaS
6 88 (2.87%) Cloud Computing
7 74 (2.42%) AWS CloudFormation
8 48 (1.57%) PaaS
9 46 (1.50%) Google Cloud Platform
10 39 (1.27%) Azure Active Directory
11 32 (1.04%) Amazon EC2
11 32 (1.04%) GitHub
12 21 (0.69%) npm
13 19 (0.62%) Amazon EMR
14 16 (0.52%) NuGet
14 16 (0.52%) Serverless
15 15 (0.49%) iTunes
16 13 (0.42%) G Suite
17 11 (0.36%) Google Analytics
17 11 (0.36%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 504 (16.45%) Firewall
2 447 (14.59%) TCP/IP
3 369 (12.04%) DNS
4 272 (8.88%) LAN
5 268 (8.75%) WAN
6 228 (7.44%) VPN
7 194 (6.33%) Wireless
8 185 (6.04%) Network Security
9 158 (5.16%) DHCP
10 155 (5.06%) HTTP
11 154 (5.03%) VoIP
12 134 (4.37%) Wi-Fi
13 128 (4.18%) MPLS
14 114 (3.72%) BGP
15 112 (3.66%) Intranet
16 100 (3.26%) VLAN
17 99 (3.23%) SSL
18 96 (3.13%) OSPF
19 69 (2.25%) Ethernet
20 68 (2.22%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 537 (17.53%) SQL Server
2 268 (8.75%) SQL Server 2016
3 210 (6.85%) MySQL
4 154 (5.03%) Big Data
5 134 (4.37%) NoSQL
6 132 (4.31%) Relational Database
7 131 (4.28%) MongoDB
8 80 (2.61%) PostgreSQL
9 68 (2.22%) Hadoop
10 60 (1.96%) Apache Cassandra
11 52 (1.70%) Data Warehouse
11 52 (1.70%) HBase
12 49 (1.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 48 (1.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 45 (1.47%) Oracle Database
15 34 (1.11%) RDBMS
16 32 (1.04%) Flink
17 31 (1.01%) SQL Server 2008
18 30 (0.98%) Amazon Redshift
19 25 (0.82%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 322 (10.51%) Git (software)
2 93 (3.04%) Jenkins
3 92 (3.00%) JIRA
4 89 (2.90%) Visual Studio
5 82 (2.68%) Team Foundation Server
6 50 (1.63%) Subversion
7 48 (1.57%) Maven
8 44 (1.44%) TeamCity
9 37 (1.21%) PHPUnit
10 34 (1.11%) Selenium
11 27 (0.88%) Vagrant
12 26 (0.85%) Octopus Deploy
13 25 (0.82%) Cucumber
14 23 (0.75%) Visual Studio Team System
15 18 (0.59%) JUnit
16 16 (0.52%) Visual Studio Code
17 15 (0.49%) Chocolatey
18 14 (0.46%) InstallShield
18 14 (0.46%) WebDriver
19 12 (0.39%) Oracle APEX
General
1 466 (15.21%) Finance
2 291 (9.50%) Telecoms
3 193 (6.30%) Retail
4 165 (5.39%) Games
5 155 (5.06%) Marketing
6 102 (3.33%) Banking
7 81 (2.64%) Law
8 72 (2.35%) Publishing
9 51 (1.66%) Electronics
10 49 (1.60%) Legal
11 44 (1.44%) Manufacturing
12 41 (1.34%) Automotive
13 38 (1.24%) Back Office
14 33 (1.08%) Advertising
15 26 (0.85%) Investment Banking
16 24 (0.78%) French Language
17 23 (0.75%) Billing
18 21 (0.69%) Financial Institution
19 15 (0.49%) German Language
20 13 (0.42%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 816 (26.63%) Developer
2 298 (9.73%) .NET Developer
3 283 (9.24%) Analyst
4 208 (6.79%) Architect
5 177 (5.78%) Network Engineer
6 152 (4.96%) C# Developer
7 136 (4.44%) Consultant
8 131 (4.28%) Support Engineer
9 129 (4.21%) Java Developer
10 121 (3.95%) Senior Developer
11 117 (3.82%) Internet Developer
12 108 (3.52%) IT Support
13 101 (3.30%) Administrator
14 100 (3.26%) C# .NET Developer
15 97 (3.17%) DevOps Engineer
16 96 (3.13%) ASP.NET Developer
16 96 (3.13%) C# ASP.NET Developer
17 86 (2.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
17 86 (2.81%) Software Engineer
18 81 (2.64%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 523 (17.07%) .NET
2 380 (12.40%) ASP.NET
3 361 (11.78%) HTML
4 313 (10.22%) ASP.NET MVC
5 311 (10.15%) RESTful
6 305 (9.95%) AngularJS
7 264 (8.62%) CSS
8 232 (7.57%) Web Services
9 215 (7.02%) ASP.NET Web API
10 184 (6.01%) Node.js
11 175 (5.71%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 173 (5.65%) XML
13 152 (4.96%) WCF
14 148 (4.83%) REST
15 146 (4.77%) Spring
16 143 (4.67%) KnockoutJS
17 131 (4.28%) HTML5
18 130 (4.24%) jQuery
19 120 (3.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 97 (3.17%) React
Miscellaneous
1 409 (13.35%) Internet of Things
2 255 (8.32%) Analytical Skills
3 228 (7.44%) Management Information System
4 203 (6.63%) Data Centre
5 188 (6.14%) Greenfield Project
6 178 (5.81%) Self-Motivation
7 121 (3.95%) User Experience
8 101 (3.30%) Fintech
9 75 (2.45%) Mobile App
10 63 (2.06%) Security Operations Centre
11 62 (2.02%) Public Cloud
12 60 (1.96%) Virtual Team
13 56 (1.83%) Linux Command Line
13 56 (1.83%) Video Conferencing
14 55 (1.80%) Client/Server
15 53 (1.73%) Enterprise Software
16 51 (1.66%) Clustering
17 48 (1.57%) RIA
18 47 (1.53%) Replication
19 46 (1.50%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 849 (27.71%) Windows
2 519 (16.94%) Linux
3 288 (9.40%) Windows Server
4 200 (6.53%) Unix
5 168 (5.48%) Windows 10
6 139 (4.54%) Windows 7
7 124 (4.05%) Windows Server 2008
8 122 (3.98%) Windows Server 2012
9 91 (2.97%) Android
10 83 (2.71%) Apple iOS
11 77 (2.51%) Windows 8
12 54 (1.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 50 (1.63%) Mac OS
14 33 (1.08%) Solaris
15 31 (1.01%) Windows XP
16 27 (0.88%) Windows Server 2003
17 25 (0.82%) Mac OS X
18 23 (0.75%) CentOS
19 22 (0.72%) AIX
19 22 (0.72%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 993 (32.41%) Agile Software Development
2 495 (16.16%) Problem-Solving
3 475 (15.50%) TDD
4 381 (12.43%) ITIL
5 368 (12.01%) MVC
6 308 (10.05%) Scrum
7 294 (9.60%) OO
8 280 (9.14%) BDD
9 279 (9.11%) Project Management
10 269 (8.78%) DevOps
11 265 (8.65%) Continuous Integration
12 247 (8.06%) Web Application Development
13 236 (7.70%) Software Engineering
14 214 (6.98%) Cybersecurity
15 206 (6.72%) Information Security
16 193 (6.30%) Computer Science
16 193 (6.30%) Web Development
17 169 (5.52%) Analytics
18 160 (5.22%) Configuration Management
19 143 (4.67%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 538 (17.56%) C#
2 501 (16.35%) Java
3 496 (16.19%) JavaScript
4 463 (15.11%) SQL
5 328 (10.70%) Python
6 255 (8.32%) PowerShell
7 178 (5.81%) C
8 136 (4.44%) Ruby
9 134 (4.37%) PHP
10 133 (4.34%) C++
11 120 (3.92%) Bash Shell
12 91 (2.97%) Perl
13 81 (2.64%) T-SQL
14 70 (2.28%) Shell Script
15 67 (2.19%) Scala
16 42 (1.37%) Go
17 35 (1.14%) TypeScript
17 35 (1.14%) VBScript
18 24 (0.78%) ES6
19 20 (0.65%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 499 (16.29%) Degree
2 221 (7.21%) Cisco Certification
3 140 (4.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 128 (4.18%) CISSP
5 120 (3.92%) Computer Science Degree
6 119 (3.88%) CCNP
7 117 (3.82%) CCNA
8 113 (3.69%) Security Cleared
9 86 (2.81%) MCSE
10 84 (2.74%) ITIL Certification
11 66 (2.15%) CISM
12 63 (2.06%) MCSA
13 62 (2.02%) MCP
14 61 (1.99%) SC Cleared
15 57 (1.86%) CEH
16 55 (1.80%) Numerate Degree
17 47 (1.53%) A+ Certification
18 44 (1.44%) SSCP
19 42 (1.37%) SANS
20 31 (1.01%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 125 (4.08%) SLA
2 112 (3.66%) QA
3 79 (2.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 78 (2.55%) GDPR
5 18 (0.59%) ISO 9001
6 17 (0.55%) Cyber Essentials
7 16 (0.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 15 (0.49%) PMO
9 14 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 13 (0.42%) PCI DSS
11 11 (0.36%) GAMP
11 11 (0.36%) HMG Security Policy Framework
12 8 (0.26%) RMADS
13 7 (0.23%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
13 7 (0.23%) FISMA
14 6 (0.20%) Data Quality
14 6 (0.20%) HIPAA
15 5 (0.16%) COBIT
15 5 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 20000
16 2 (0.065%) WCAG
System Software
1 410 (13.38%) Active Directory
2 226 (7.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 192 (6.27%) Docker
4 114 (3.72%) Hyper-V
5 39 (1.27%) Firmware
6 33 (1.08%) VMware ESXi
7 32 (1.04%) vSphere
8 29 (0.95%) VirtualBox
9 27 (0.88%) XenApp
10 23 (0.75%) Virtual Servers
11 20 (0.65%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 17 (0.55%) LXC
13 15 (0.49%) Apache Flume
13 15 (0.49%) VMware Workstation
14 13 (0.42%) NFS
15 12 (0.39%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 11 (0.36%) Xen
17 10 (0.33%) XenDesktop
18 9 (0.29%) HDFS
18 9 (0.29%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 165 (5.39%) Puppet
2 126 (4.11%) Opscode Chef
3 85 (2.77%) Ansible
4 65 (2.12%) Terraform
5 53 (1.73%) SCCM
6 52 (1.70%) Kubernetes
7 30 (0.98%) Single Sign-On
8 27 (0.88%) SCOM
9 23 (0.75%) Nagios
9 23 (0.75%) ZABBIX
10 21 (0.69%) WMI
11 16 (0.52%) Backup Exec
12 15 (0.49%) Cisco Prime
12 15 (0.49%) McAfee ePO
13 14 (0.46%) Cobbler
14 13 (0.42%) Cisco CUCM
14 13 (0.42%) Hadoop YARN
14 13 (0.42%) Microsoft Intune
15 12 (0.39%) FortiGate
15 12 (0.39%) Salt
Vendors
1 692 (22.58%) Microsoft
2 323 (10.54%) VMware
3 298 (9.73%) Cisco
4 249 (8.13%) Oracle
5 124 (4.05%) Citrix
6 94 (3.07%) Google
7 88 (2.87%) CheckPoint
8 79 (2.58%) SAP
9 77 (2.51%) Juniper
9 77 (2.51%) Palo Alto
10 62 (2.02%) HP
11 61 (1.99%) F5
11 61 (1.99%) Remedy
12 60 (1.96%) Apple
13 57 (1.86%) Adobe
14 55 (1.80%) Red Hat
14 55 (1.80%) SolarWinds
15 51 (1.66%) Meraki
16 49 (1.60%) IBM
17 43 (1.40%) Salesforce.com