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

Internet
UK
6 months to
25 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 185 186 193
Rank change year-on-year +1 +7 -40
Permanent jobs citing Internet 1,696 2,704 3,239
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 1.84% 1.86% 1.86%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.35% 11.99% 12.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1,464 2,161 2,641
Median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +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 13,736 22,559 26,245
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 14.89% 15.55% 15.09%
Number of salaries quoted 10,758 17,137 20,823
Median annual salary £50,000 £46,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.53% +1.09% +2.22%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,000 £26,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

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 25 May 2020.

Salary histogram for Internet in the UK

Internet
Top 18 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 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 +9 1,596 £50,000 - 151
UK excluding London +1 976 £45,000 +5.88% 109
London +14 680 £60,000 +9.09% 53
South East +23 272 £47,500 +5.56% 18
North of England -40 200 £50,000 +17.65% 24
Work from Home +52 174 £52,500 +5.00% 13
Midlands +25 173 £42,500 +21.43% 24
South West +37 149 £47,500 +5.56% 22
West Midlands +23 141 £42,500 +21.43% 13
East of England +15 121 £42,500 -19.05% 10
North West -6 111 £50,000 - 18
Yorkshire -21 80 £45,000 +12.50% 4
Scotland +24 36 £47,600 +9.24% 8
East Midlands +7 32 £40,000 +25.98% 11
Wales +10 19 £47,500 +59.88% 1
Northern Ireland -3 11 £50,000 +33.33% 2
North East +20 9 £60,607 +10.19% 2
Isle of Man -2 1 £33,000 -22.35%

For the 6 months to 25 May 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.

1 426 (25.12%) Microsoft
2 416 (24.53%) Windows
3 351 (20.70%) Agile Software Development
4 350 (20.64%) Firewall
5 339 (19.99%) JavaScript
6 325 (19.16%) Azure
7 296 (17.45%) Finance
8 291 (17.16%) AWS
9 270 (15.92%) C#
10 260 (15.33%) Linux
11 231 (13.62%) Problem-Solving
12 225 (13.27%) SQL Server
13 222 (13.09%) .NET
14 220 (12.97%) SQL
15 217 (12.79%) Degree
16 212 (12.50%) WAN
17 200 (11.79%) Cisco
18 198 (11.67%) DNS
18 198 (11.67%) LAN
19 197 (11.62%) TCP/IP
20 195 (11.50%) Python
21 191 (11.26%) Active Directory
21 191 (11.26%) Internet of Things
22 182 (10.73%) DevOps
22 182 (10.73%) Microsoft Office
23 180 (10.61%) Office 365
24 178 (10.50%) Java
25 174 (10.26%) ITIL
26 170 (10.02%) Git (software)
27 169 (9.96%) Windows Server

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 86 (5.07%) IIS
2 69 (4.07%) SharePoint
3 67 (3.95%) MS Exchange
4 62 (3.66%) Elasticsearch
5 58 (3.42%) Skype for Business
6 40 (2.36%) CMS
7 37 (2.18%) Exchange Server 2010
8 30 (1.77%) Apache
9 28 (1.65%) EPiServer
9 28 (1.65%) nginx
10 19 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2013
11 18 (1.06%) WebLogic
12 17 (1.00%) WordPress
13 16 (0.94%) OpenStack
14 15 (0.88%) Confluence
15 11 (0.65%) Oracle Application Server
16 10 (0.59%) Drupal
16 10 (0.59%) Tomcat
17 9 (0.53%) WebLogic Portal
18 7 (0.41%) ThingWorx
Applications
1 182 (10.73%) Microsoft Office
2 71 (4.19%) Microsoft Excel
3 45 (2.65%) MS Visio
4 34 (2.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 12 (0.71%) Sketch
6 8 (0.47%) Chatbot
7 7 (0.41%) Microsoft Project
8 6 (0.35%) InVision
9 4 (0.24%) Zeplin
10 3 (0.18%) Adobe Illustrator
10 3 (0.18%) Figma
10 3 (0.18%) Marvel
10 3 (0.18%) Photoshop
11 2 (0.12%) InDesign
12 1 (0.059%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 20 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (0.71%) Oracle EBS
2 12 (0.71%) Oracle EBS R12
3 10 (0.59%) SAP S/4HANA
4 6 (0.35%) Payment Gateway
5 5 (0.29%) SAP HCM
6 4 (0.24%) Infor M3
6 4 (0.24%) SAP Payroll
7 3 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
7 3 (0.18%) NetSuite
8 2 (0.12%) SAP CRM
9 1 (0.059%) Elite 3E
9 1 (0.059%) Oracle ERP
9 1 (0.059%) Q-Pulse
9 1 (0.059%) SAP BPC
9 1 (0.059%) SAP CO
9 1 (0.059%) SAP EWM
9 1 (0.059%) SAP FI
9 1 (0.059%) SAP FI/CO
9 1 (0.059%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 325 (19.16%) Azure
2 291 (17.16%) AWS
3 180 (10.61%) Office 365
4 100 (5.90%) SaaS
5 48 (2.83%) Cloud Computing
5 48 (2.83%) GitHub
6 42 (2.48%) IaaS
7 38 (2.24%) PaaS
8 31 (1.83%) Azure Active Directory
9 28 (1.65%) Dynamics 365
10 25 (1.47%) GCP
10 25 (1.47%) Power Platform
11 21 (1.24%) Serverless
12 18 (1.06%) AWS Lambda
13 17 (1.00%) G Suite
13 17 (1.00%) Mimecast
13 17 (1.00%) npm
13 17 (1.00%) PowerApps
14 16 (0.94%) OpenShift
15 15 (0.88%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 350 (20.64%) Firewall
2 212 (12.50%) WAN
3 198 (11.67%) DNS
3 198 (11.67%) LAN
4 197 (11.62%) TCP/IP
5 129 (7.61%) Wi-Fi
6 119 (7.02%) VPN
7 112 (6.60%) Wireless
8 106 (6.25%) MPLS
9 103 (6.07%) DHCP
10 96 (5.66%) BGP
11 91 (5.37%) Network Security
12 88 (5.19%) VoIP
13 81 (4.78%) VLAN
14 73 (4.30%) HTTP
15 69 (4.07%) OSPF
16 63 (3.71%) Skype
17 62 (3.66%) Intranet
18 44 (2.59%) Intrusion Detection
19 40 (2.36%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 225 (13.27%) SQL Server
2 78 (4.60%) MongoDB
3 67 (3.95%) Big Data
4 62 (3.66%) NoSQL
5 58 (3.42%) SQL Server 2019
6 51 (3.01%) MySQL
7 49 (2.89%) SQL Server 2016
8 41 (2.42%) Relational Database
9 35 (2.06%) SQL Server 2012
10 30 (1.77%) Data Warehouse
11 25 (1.47%) PostgreSQL
12 23 (1.36%) GIS
13 20 (1.18%) Oracle Database
14 19 (1.12%) Amazon RDS
15 15 (0.88%) Apache Cassandra
16 13 (0.77%) Blockchain
16 13 (0.77%) Oracle Reports
16 13 (0.77%) RDBMS
17 12 (0.71%) Oracle Database 12c
18 10 (0.59%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 170 (10.02%) Git (software)
2 71 (4.19%) Jenkins
3 48 (2.83%) JIRA
4 33 (1.95%) Visual Studio
5 30 (1.77%) Octopus Deploy
6 28 (1.65%) TeamCity
7 21 (1.24%) Eclipse
8 17 (1.00%) Sonatype Nexus
9 16 (0.94%) GCC
10 14 (0.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 13 (0.77%) Oracle APEX
11 13 (0.77%) webpack
12 11 (0.65%) Oracle Forms
13 9 (0.53%) Fiddler
13 9 (0.53%) PHPUnit
13 9 (0.53%) Xdebug
14 8 (0.47%) Babel
14 8 (0.47%) EasyMock
14 8 (0.47%) Mockito
15 7 (0.41%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 296 (17.45%) Finance
2 157 (9.26%) Telecoms
3 104 (6.13%) Games
4 93 (5.48%) Public Sector
5 83 (4.89%) Marketing
6 65 (3.83%) Retail
7 44 (2.59%) Legal
7 44 (2.59%) Manufacturing
8 39 (2.30%) Banking
8 39 (2.30%) Electronics
9 35 (2.06%) Law
10 31 (1.83%) Billing
11 29 (1.71%) Local Government
12 27 (1.59%) Digital Economy
13 19 (1.12%) Retail Banking
14 16 (0.94%) Aerospace
15 14 (0.83%) Back Office
15 14 (0.83%) Military
16 13 (0.77%) Automotive
16 13 (0.77%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 394 (23.23%) Developer
2 138 (8.14%) Network Engineer
3 124 (7.31%) .NET Developer
4 101 (5.96%) Analyst
5 86 (5.07%) Senior Developer
6 78 (4.60%) Support Engineer
7 70 (4.13%) Architect
8 68 (4.01%) IT Engineer
9 65 (3.83%) Consultant
10 63 (3.71%) C# Developer
11 61 (3.60%) IT Support
12 56 (3.30%) Security Engineer
13 53 (3.13%) C# .NET Developer
14 52 (3.07%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 48 (2.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 45 (2.65%) Software Developer
16 45 (2.65%) Software Engineer
17 44 (2.59%) PHP Developer
18 41 (2.42%) DevOps Engineer
19 38 (2.24%) Data Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 222 (13.09%) .NET
2 164 (9.67%) Node.js
3 157 (9.26%) HTML
4 150 (8.84%) React
5 147 (8.67%) AngularJS
6 143 (8.43%) ASP.NET
7 135 (7.96%) CSS
8 110 (6.49%) Web Services
9 106 (6.25%) .NET Framework
10 86 (5.07%) XML
11 82 (4.83%) Vue.js
12 80 (4.72%) .NET Core
12 80 (4.72%) ASP.NET Web API
13 77 (4.54%) ASP.NET MVC
14 69 (4.07%) Entity Framework
15 64 (3.77%) REST
16 60 (3.54%) Spring
17 58 (3.42%) JSON
18 49 (2.89%) RESTful
19 47 (2.77%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 191 (11.26%) Internet of Things
2 145 (8.55%) Data Centre
3 139 (8.20%) User Experience
4 138 (8.14%) Analytical Skills
5 120 (7.08%) Management Information System
6 102 (6.01%) Self-Motivation
7 95 (5.60%) Greenfield Project
8 88 (5.19%) Mobile App
9 68 (4.01%) Video Conferencing
10 38 (2.24%) Public Cloud
11 34 (2.00%) Linux Command Line
12 32 (1.89%) Social Media
13 29 (1.71%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
14 28 (1.65%) Online Games
15 27 (1.59%) Client/Server
15 27 (1.59%) Driving Licence
16 23 (1.36%) RIA
17 22 (1.30%) Blackberry
17 22 (1.30%) Data Protection Act
17 22 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 416 (24.53%) Windows
2 260 (15.33%) Linux
3 169 (9.96%) Windows Server
4 101 (5.96%) Windows 10
5 92 (5.42%) Windows Server 2012
6 66 (3.89%) Windows 7
7 60 (3.54%) Unix
8 51 (3.01%) Apple iOS
9 46 (2.71%) Android
10 45 (2.65%) Windows Server 2008
11 43 (2.54%) Windows Server 2016
12 39 (2.30%) Windows 8
13 22 (1.30%) Windows Server 2019
14 19 (1.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 18 (1.06%) Mac OS X
16 16 (0.94%) Mac OS
17 12 (0.71%) Solaris
18 11 (0.65%) Debian
19 10 (0.59%) Embedded Linux
19 10 (0.59%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 351 (20.70%) Agile Software Development
2 231 (13.62%) Problem-Solving
3 182 (10.73%) DevOps
4 174 (10.26%) ITIL
5 167 (9.85%) Cybersecurity
6 153 (9.02%) Mentoring
6 153 (9.02%) TDD
7 141 (8.31%) MVC
8 132 (7.78%) Scrum
9 130 (7.67%) Software Engineering
10 123 (7.25%) Computer Science
11 108 (6.37%) Project Management
12 107 (6.31%) Information Security
12 107 (6.31%) Microservices
13 104 (6.13%) OO
14 97 (5.72%) Analytics
15 89 (5.25%) BDD
15 89 (5.25%) Front End Development
16 88 (5.19%) Coaching
17 85 (5.01%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 339 (19.99%) JavaScript
2 270 (15.92%) C#
3 220 (12.97%) SQL
4 195 (11.50%) Python
5 178 (10.50%) Java
6 108 (6.37%) C
7 99 (5.84%) PHP
8 94 (5.54%) PowerShell
9 88 (5.19%) TypeScript
10 84 (4.95%) C++
11 71 (4.19%) Bash Shell
12 52 (3.07%) Ruby
13 36 (2.12%) Embedded C
14 31 (1.83%) Perl
15 28 (1.65%) Go
16 26 (1.53%) XPath
17 17 (1.00%) ES6
17 17 (1.00%) Shell Script
18 15 (0.88%) Scala
18 15 (0.88%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 217 (12.79%) Degree
2 156 (9.20%) Cisco Certification
3 110 (6.49%) Security Cleared
4 99 (5.84%) CCNA
5 89 (5.25%) CCNP
6 85 (5.01%) Microsoft Certification
7 72 (4.25%) SC Cleared
8 42 (2.48%) CISSP
9 41 (2.42%) JNCIA
10 40 (2.36%) MCSE
11 35 (2.06%) JNCIS
12 29 (1.71%) Computer Science Degree
13 28 (1.65%) MCP
14 27 (1.59%) DV Cleared
15 26 (1.53%) CISM
16 22 (1.30%) MCSA
17 19 (1.12%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
18 17 (1.00%) HND
18 17 (1.00%) SANS
19 16 (0.94%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 91 (5.37%) SLA
2 47 (2.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 37 (2.18%) GDPR
4 32 (1.89%) QA
5 22 (1.30%) PCI DSS
6 21 (1.24%) NIST
7 15 (0.88%) COBIT
8 14 (0.83%) Actionable Recommendations
9 11 (0.65%) Data Quality
9 11 (0.65%) PMO
10 10 (0.59%) NIST 800
11 9 (0.53%) ISO 22301
11 9 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 20000
12 6 (0.35%) MISRA
13 5 (0.29%) AICPA
13 5 (0.29%) Government Security Classifications
13 5 (0.29%) HMG Security Policy Framework
13 5 (0.29%) NCSC
14 3 (0.18%) GxP
14 3 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 191 (11.26%) Active Directory
2 103 (6.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 95 (5.60%) Docker
4 58 (3.42%) Hyper-V
5 44 (2.59%) Firmware
6 23 (1.36%) vSphere
7 21 (1.24%) XenApp
8 12 (0.71%) Virtual Desktop
8 12 (0.71%) Virtual Machines
9 10 (0.59%) VMware Workstation
10 9 (0.53%) VMware ESXi
11 8 (0.47%) KVM
12 6 (0.35%) Ceph
12 6 (0.35%) oVirt
13 5 (0.29%) XenDesktop
14 3 (0.18%) Microsoft App-V
15 2 (0.12%) LXC
15 2 (0.12%) ProxySG
15 2 (0.12%) Terminal Server
15 2 (0.12%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 94 (5.54%) Kubernetes
2 80 (4.72%) Terraform
3 72 (4.25%) Ansible
4 35 (2.06%) SCCM
5 31 (1.83%) Puppet
6 28 (1.65%) SCOM
7 26 (1.53%) Opscode Chef
8 25 (1.47%) McAfee ePO
9 24 (1.42%) Backup Exec
10 23 (1.36%) Cisco Prime
11 17 (1.00%) Microsoft Intune
12 12 (0.71%) logstash
12 12 (0.71%) Packer
13 11 (0.65%) AirWatch
13 11 (0.65%) Cloudify
14 10 (0.59%) Microsoft Clustering
15 9 (0.53%) FortiGate
15 9 (0.53%) Oracle Identity Management
16 7 (0.41%) QRadar
16 7 (0.41%) WSUS
Vendors
1 426 (25.12%) Microsoft
2 200 (11.79%) Cisco
3 150 (8.84%) VMware
4 134 (7.90%) Juniper
5 81 (4.78%) Citrix
6 55 (3.24%) Google
7 51 (3.01%) Oracle
8 50 (2.95%) HP
9 47 (2.77%) SAP
10 42 (2.48%) Salesforce.com
11 35 (2.06%) CheckPoint
11 35 (2.06%) Palo Alto
12 32 (1.89%) SolarWinds
12 32 (1.89%) Sophos
13 31 (1.83%) Apple
14 30 (1.77%) McAfee
15 28 (1.65%) Red Hat
16 27 (1.59%) Fortinet
17 26 (1.53%) BT
18 25 (1.47%) ServiceNow