Period
to 16 September 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 16 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Internet
UK
6 months to
16 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 189 179 170
Rank change year-on-year -10 -9 -28
Permanent jobs citing Internet 2,712 3,149 3,832
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.93% 1.90% 2.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.28% 12.68% 13.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1,978 2,443 3,189
UK median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,500 £25,400
90th Percentile £78,750 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% +9.76% -2.38%

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 22,083 24,834 27,970
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.68% 14.99% 15.86%
Number of salaries quoted 16,703 19,731 22,696
UK median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +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 16 September 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 16 September 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 -11 2,506 £45,800 -8.40% 520
UK excluding London +3 1,703 £42,500 -5.56% 420
London -2 960 £57,500 - 143
North of England +44 495 £40,000 -14.39% 112
South East -37 411 £47,500 - 89
Yorkshire +96 313 £40,000 -5.88% 44
South West +16 266 £45,000 +12.50% 50
Midlands -29 220 £35,000 -12.50% 73
North West -24 178 £38,750 -22.50% 61
East of England +24 150 £55,000 +10.00% 54
West Midlands -22 141 £35,000 -12.50% 43
Scotland +49 94 £48,000 +1.05% 29
East Midlands -6 79 £35,000 -11.39% 30
Northern Ireland +17 41 £65,124 +44.72% 1
Wales +10 23 £21,755 -48.81% 13
Isle of Man +7 7 £51,000 -24.44%
North East -4 4 £26,000 -42.22% 7

For the 6 months to 16 September 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.

1 686 (25.29%) Agile Software Development
2 583 (21.50%) Microsoft
3 556 (20.50%) Windows
4 527 (19.43%) Firewall
5 492 (18.14%) Cisco Certification
6 485 (17.88%) WAN
7 442 (16.30%) AWS
8 428 (15.78%) Linux
9 423 (15.60%) CCNP
10 412 (15.19%) Degree
11 411 (15.15%) Internet of Things
12 404 (14.90%) CCNA
13 400 (14.75%) MPLS
14 393 (14.49%) Azure
15 376 (13.86%) Problem-Solving
16 357 (13.16%) ITIL
17 349 (12.87%) Finance
18 343 (12.65%) JavaScript
19 339 (12.50%) Python
20 334 (12.32%) .NET
21 329 (12.13%) SQL
22 324 (11.95%) Cisco
23 318 (11.73%) Presales
24 308 (11.36%) C#
25 307 (11.32%) Java
26 306 (11.28%) LAN
27 304 (11.21%) Active Directory
28 292 (10.77%) SQL Server
29 287 (10.58%) Windows Server
30 283 (10.44%) Management Information System

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
1 105 (3.87%) SharePoint
2 99 (3.65%) CMS
3 98 (3.61%) IIS
4 88 (3.24%) MS Exchange
5 77 (2.84%) Apache
6 66 (2.43%) Skype for Business
7 57 (2.10%) Apache Solr
8 51 (1.88%) nginx
9 39 (1.44%) Tomcat
10 37 (1.36%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 34 (1.25%) Apache Spark
11 34 (1.25%) Elasticsearch
12 31 (1.14%) WordPress
13 26 (0.96%) Confluence
13 26 (0.96%) EPiServer
14 22 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2013
15 17 (0.63%) SharePoint 2013
15 17 (0.63%) WebSphere
16 15 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2010
16 15 (0.55%) OpenStack
Applications
1 216 (7.96%) Microsoft Office
2 100 (3.69%) Microsoft Excel
3 49 (1.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 40 (1.47%) MS Visio
5 27 (1.00%) Microsoft Project
6 21 (0.77%) Adobe Illustrator
7 17 (0.63%) Photoshop
8 16 (0.59%) Acrobat
9 15 (0.55%) Spreadsheet
10 12 (0.44%) InDesign
11 7 (0.26%) OmniGraffle
12 6 (0.22%) Sketch
13 3 (0.11%) InVision
13 3 (0.11%) Simulink
14 1 (0.037%) Adobe After Effects
14 1 (0.037%) Chatbot
14 1 (0.037%) FrameMaker
14 1 (0.037%) PaintShop Pro
14 1 (0.037%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 49 (1.81%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
2 43 (1.59%) Magento
3 37 (1.36%) SDL Web 8
4 35 (1.29%) SAP Hybris
5 24 (0.88%) SAP S/4HANA
6 10 (0.37%) Dynamics GP
7 9 (0.33%) SAP ERP
8 7 (0.26%) Sage X3
9 6 (0.22%) Salesforce.com CRM
10 5 (0.18%) PeopleSoft Financials
11 4 (0.15%) NetSuite
11 4 (0.15%) Payment Gateway
12 3 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
12 3 (0.11%) SAP Business ByDesign
12 3 (0.11%) SAP HCM
12 3 (0.11%) SAP Payroll
13 2 (0.074%) Dynamics CRM
14 1 (0.037%) Actimize
14 1 (0.037%) Dynamics NAV
14 1 (0.037%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 442 (16.30%) AWS
2 393 (14.49%) Azure
3 252 (9.29%) Office 365
4 140 (5.16%) SaaS
5 98 (3.61%) Cloud Computing
6 89 (3.28%) GCP
7 85 (3.13%) Serverless
8 54 (1.99%) PaaS
9 42 (1.55%) GitHub
10 37 (1.36%) Azure Active Directory
11 33 (1.22%) IaaS
12 30 (1.11%) Amazon EC2
13 28 (1.03%) AWS Lambda
13 28 (1.03%) G Suite
14 25 (0.92%) OpenShift
15 22 (0.81%) Amazon ECS
16 19 (0.70%) AWS CloudFormation
17 18 (0.66%) OneDrive
18 14 (0.52%) Power Platform
19 10 (0.37%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 527 (19.43%) Firewall
2 485 (17.88%) WAN
3 400 (14.75%) MPLS
4 306 (11.28%) LAN
5 272 (10.03%) VPN
6 268 (9.88%) TCP/IP
7 265 (9.77%) DNS
8 226 (8.33%) Network Security
9 191 (7.04%) BGP
10 184 (6.78%) Wireless
11 149 (5.49%) DHCP
12 132 (4.87%) OSPF
13 127 (4.68%) HTTP
14 108 (3.98%) VoIP
15 103 (3.80%) Wi-Fi
16 85 (3.13%) IPsec
17 84 (3.10%) Intrusion Detection
17 84 (3.10%) VLAN
18 75 (2.77%) Broadband
18 75 (2.77%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 292 (10.77%) SQL Server
2 164 (6.05%) Big Data
3 154 (5.68%) MySQL
4 101 (3.72%) Relational Database
5 88 (3.24%) SQL Server 2016
6 68 (2.51%) PostgreSQL
7 57 (2.10%) Hadoop
7 57 (2.10%) NoSQL
8 54 (1.99%) MongoDB
9 47 (1.73%) RDBMS
10 38 (1.40%) SQL Server 2012
11 37 (1.36%) Endeca
12 34 (1.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 31 (1.14%) Blockchain
14 30 (1.11%) SAP HANA
15 27 (1.00%) Apache Cassandra
15 27 (1.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 25 (0.92%) Azure SQL Database
16 25 (0.92%) Redis
17 23 (0.85%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 176 (6.49%) Git (software)
2 79 (2.91%) JIRA
3 67 (2.47%) Visual Studio
4 57 (2.10%) Jenkins
5 48 (1.77%) Subversion
6 32 (1.18%) Maven
7 29 (1.07%) Team Foundation Server
8 27 (1.00%) Visual Studio Team System
9 19 (0.70%) GitLab
10 17 (0.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 13 (0.48%) webpack
12 12 (0.44%) Bitbucket
12 12 (0.44%) Gradle
13 11 (0.41%) Sonatype Nexus
14 10 (0.37%) Eclipse
15 9 (0.33%) JUnit
15 9 (0.33%) Rational DOORS
16 8 (0.29%) TeamCity
17 7 (0.26%) Axure RP
17 7 (0.26%) Grunt
General
1 349 (12.87%) Finance
2 244 (9.00%) Telecoms
3 136 (5.01%) Marketing
4 120 (4.42%) Games
5 100 (3.69%) Retail
6 96 (3.54%) Banking
7 81 (2.99%) Public Sector
8 65 (2.40%) Manufacturing
9 64 (2.36%) Law
10 51 (1.88%) Advertising
11 49 (1.81%) Electronics
12 47 (1.73%) Military
13 36 (1.33%) Aerospace
14 29 (1.07%) Pharmaceutical
15 27 (1.00%) Automotive
16 26 (0.96%) Retail Banking
17 22 (0.81%) Billing
17 22 (0.81%) Local Government
18 15 (0.55%) Publishing
19 14 (0.52%) Legal
Job Titles
1 484 (17.85%) Developer
2 412 (15.19%) Network Engineer
3 228 (8.41%) Architect
4 215 (7.93%) Analyst
5 189 (6.97%) Consultant
6 180 (6.64%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 172 (6.34%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
8 145 (5.35%) .NET Developer
9 143 (5.27%) Support Engineer
10 113 (4.17%) Project Engineer
11 110 (4.06%) Software Engineer
12 102 (3.76%) Senior Developer
13 92 (3.39%) Solutions Architect
14 82 (3.02%) Security Engineer
15 81 (2.99%) IT Support
16 77 (2.84%) Cloud Engineer
17 72 (2.65%) C# Developer
18 70 (2.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
19 64 (2.36%) DevOps Engineer
20 61 (2.25%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 334 (12.32%) .NET
2 270 (9.96%) HTML
3 236 (8.70%) CSS
4 188 (6.93%) ASP.NET
5 148 (5.46%) Web Services
6 138 (5.09%) REST
7 129 (4.76%) XML
8 120 (4.42%) ASP.NET MVC
9 116 (4.28%) Node.js
10 115 (4.24%) Spring
11 105 (3.87%) AngularJS
12 94 (3.47%) HTML5
13 86 (3.17%) RESTful
14 80 (2.95%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 72 (2.65%) jQuery
16 68 (2.51%) WCF
17 67 (2.47%) SOAP
18 64 (2.36%) CSS3
18 64 (2.36%) JSON
19 62 (2.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 411 (15.15%) Internet of Things
2 283 (10.44%) Management Information System
3 263 (9.70%) Analytical Skills
4 185 (6.82%) Data Centre
5 141 (5.20%) Self-Motivation
6 117 (4.31%) User Experience
7 90 (3.32%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 80 (2.95%) Greenfield Project
9 69 (2.54%) Smartphone
10 63 (2.32%) Virtual Team
11 61 (2.25%) Mobile App
12 52 (1.92%) Driving Licence
13 51 (1.88%) Online Banking
14 39 (1.44%) Linux Command Line
15 38 (1.40%) Public Cloud
15 38 (1.40%) Security Operations Centre
16 34 (1.25%) Embedded Systems
17 29 (1.07%) PKI
18 28 (1.03%) Algorithms
19 25 (0.92%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 556 (20.50%) Windows
2 428 (15.78%) Linux
3 287 (10.58%) Windows Server
4 155 (5.72%) Windows 10
5 152 (5.60%) Unix
6 136 (5.01%) Windows 7
7 128 (4.72%) Windows Server 2012
8 117 (4.31%) Windows Server 2008
9 73 (2.69%) Android
10 66 (2.43%) Apple iOS
11 49 (1.81%) Windows 8
12 31 (1.14%) Windows Server 2003
13 28 (1.03%) Ubuntu
14 25 (0.92%) CentOS
15 23 (0.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 23 (0.85%) Windows XP
16 21 (0.77%) Mac OS X
17 20 (0.74%) CatOS
18 18 (0.66%) Debian
18 18 (0.66%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 686 (25.29%) Agile Software Development
2 376 (13.86%) Problem-Solving
3 357 (13.16%) ITIL
4 318 (11.73%) Presales
5 281 (10.36%) Cybersecurity
6 267 (9.85%) Project Management
7 266 (9.81%) DevOps
8 257 (9.48%) Software Engineering
9 232 (8.55%) OO
10 225 (8.30%) Validation
11 213 (7.85%) TDD
12 176 (6.49%) Analytics
13 171 (6.31%) Scrum
14 170 (6.27%) MVC
15 159 (5.86%) Web Development
16 148 (5.46%) Computer Science
16 148 (5.46%) Continuous Integration
17 144 (5.31%) IT Strategy
18 142 (5.24%) Continuous Improvement
19 140 (5.16%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 343 (12.65%) JavaScript
2 339 (12.50%) Python
3 329 (12.13%) SQL
4 308 (11.36%) C#
5 307 (11.32%) Java
6 198 (7.30%) C
7 143 (5.27%) C++
7 143 (5.27%) PHP
8 115 (4.24%) PowerShell
9 72 (2.65%) Bash Shell
10 64 (2.36%) Perl
11 63 (2.32%) Go
12 54 (1.99%) Ruby
13 48 (1.77%) T-SQL
14 32 (1.18%) TypeScript
15 27 (1.00%) Shell Script
16 18 (0.66%) Scala
17 17 (0.63%) VB
18 16 (0.59%) Java 8
19 14 (0.52%) XPath
Qualifications
1 492 (18.14%) Cisco Certification
2 423 (15.60%) CCNP
3 412 (15.19%) Degree
4 404 (14.90%) CCNA
5 110 (4.06%) Security Cleared
6 79 (2.91%) Computer Science Degree
7 78 (2.88%) Microsoft Certification
8 68 (2.51%) CISSP
9 54 (1.99%) SC Cleared
10 47 (1.73%) MCP
11 46 (1.70%) DV Cleared
12 45 (1.66%) CCIE
13 42 (1.55%) JNCIS
14 33 (1.22%) CCSA
14 33 (1.22%) MCSE
15 32 (1.18%) JNCIP
16 28 (1.03%) HND
16 28 (1.03%) JNCIA
17 24 (0.88%) CCSE
17 24 (0.88%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 116 (4.28%) SLA
2 78 (2.88%) QA
3 73 (2.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 60 (2.21%) GDPR
5 29 (1.07%) NIST
6 24 (0.88%) PCI DSS
7 15 (0.55%) Cyber Essentials
8 14 (0.52%) ISO 9001
9 10 (0.37%) 21 CFR Part 11
9 10 (0.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 9 (0.33%) MiFID
11 8 (0.29%) ISO 22301
12 7 (0.26%) NEBOSH
13 5 (0.18%) PSD2
14 3 (0.11%) COBIT
14 3 (0.11%) GPG13
14 3 (0.11%) HMG Infosec
14 3 (0.11%) ISO 31000
14 3 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27005
14 3 (0.11%) PMO
System Software
1 304 (11.21%) Active Directory
2 208 (7.67%) vCloud
3 170 (6.27%) VMware Infrastructure
4 144 (5.31%) Docker
5 64 (2.36%) Hyper-V
6 25 (0.92%) VMware ESXi
7 22 (0.81%) Firmware
8 20 (0.74%) vSphere
9 18 (0.66%) XenApp
10 16 (0.59%) LXC
11 13 (0.48%) NFS
12 12 (0.44%) Samba
12 12 (0.44%) Virtual Machines
13 10 (0.37%) iptables
13 10 (0.37%) Varnish
14 9 (0.33%) Microsoft App-V
15 8 (0.29%) Terminal Services
15 8 (0.29%) XenDesktop
16 6 (0.22%) Postfix
16 6 (0.22%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 120 (4.42%) Kubernetes
2 83 (3.06%) Ansible
3 64 (2.36%) Terraform
4 60 (2.21%) SCCM
5 45 (1.66%) Puppet
6 36 (1.33%) Opscode Chef
7 24 (0.88%) Prometheus
8 23 (0.85%) FortiGate
8 23 (0.85%) WSUS
9 22 (0.81%) Microsoft Intune
10 16 (0.59%) Norton AntiVirus
10 16 (0.59%) RANCID
11 15 (0.55%) Nagios
12 14 (0.52%) Grafana
13 13 (0.48%) Hadoop YARN
13 13 (0.48%) Mesos
13 13 (0.48%) Single Sign-On
14 12 (0.44%) Salt
15 9 (0.33%) Backup Exec
15 9 (0.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 583 (21.50%) Microsoft
2 324 (11.95%) Cisco
3 224 (8.26%) VMware
4 156 (5.75%) Oracle
5 139 (5.13%) Juniper
6 123 (4.54%) Google
7 115 (4.24%) SAP
8 113 (4.17%) Citrix
9 109 (4.02%) Salesforce.com
10 90 (3.32%) Adobe
11 78 (2.88%) Palo Alto
12 66 (2.43%) CheckPoint
13 60 (2.21%) Fortinet
14 59 (2.18%) Meraki
15 50 (1.84%) Splunk
16 49 (1.81%) Sparx
17 48 (1.77%) hybris
18 47 (1.73%) Apple
19 45 (1.66%) BiZZdesign
20 41 (1.51%) Huawei