Period
to 21 May 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 21 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Internet
UK
6 months to
21 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 185 187 150
Rank change year-on-year +2 -37 -2
Permanent jobs citing Internet 2,692 3,210 3,917
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.87% 1.87% 2.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.00% 12.35% 14.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2,012 2,511 3,221
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £24,500 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -2.44%

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 22,435 25,999 27,006
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.56% 15.14% 15.99%
Number of salaries quoted 16,987 20,639 21,996
UK median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.44% - -
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,000 £25,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
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 21 May 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 21 May 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 -7 2,512 £47,500 - 238
UK excluding London +5 1,702 £42,500 - 192
London -2 936 £55,000 -4.35% 69
North of England +45 469 £42,500 +6.25% 57
South East -50 424 £43,500 +8.75% 31
Midlands +32 286 £33,250 -16.88% 32
North West +24 233 £50,000 +24.41% 34
Yorkshire +59 230 £40,000 +5.57% 17
West Midlands +41 223 £35,000 -12.50% 23
East of England +29 213 £52,500 +22.09% 27
South West -6 179 £45,000 - 22
Scotland +32 78 £42,500 - 14
East Midlands +14 63 £31,750 -20.63% 9
Northern Ireland -3 34 £37,500 +7.14% 3
Wales +9 18 £29,709 -30.10% 5
Isle of Man - 8 £42,500 - 1
North East +11 6 £55,000 -8.33% 6

For the 6 months to 21 May 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.

1 708 (26.30%) Agile Software Development
2 655 (24.33%) Windows
3 556 (20.65%) Microsoft
4 491 (18.24%) Degree
5 474 (17.61%) Linux
6 465 (17.27%) Firewall
7 462 (17.16%) Internet of Things
8 430 (15.97%) Problem-Solving
9 392 (14.56%) C#
10 390 (14.49%) Microsoft Azure
11 386 (14.34%) Java
12 384 (14.26%) Amazon AWS
13 383 (14.23%) SQL Server
14 379 (14.08%) ITIL
15 370 (13.74%) .NET
16 365 (13.56%) Active Directory
17 360 (13.37%) Finance
18 353 (13.11%) JavaScript
19 338 (12.56%) WAN
20 325 (12.07%) SQL
21 316 (11.74%) Python
22 314 (11.66%) TCP/IP
23 308 (11.44%) Cisco
24 305 (11.33%) DNS
25 302 (11.22%) Cisco Certification
26 294 (10.92%) TDD
27 288 (10.70%) Telecoms
28 282 (10.48%) HTML
29 277 (10.29%) LAN
29 277 (10.29%) Project Management

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
1 138 (5.13%) IIS
2 128 (4.75%) MS Exchange
3 111 (4.12%) Apache
4 104 (3.86%) SharePoint
5 67 (2.49%) CMS
6 59 (2.19%) Elasticsearch
7 57 (2.12%) Tomcat
8 49 (1.82%) WordPress
9 44 (1.63%) Apache Solr
10 41 (1.52%) Apache Spark
10 41 (1.52%) Skype for Business
11 36 (1.34%) nginx
12 34 (1.26%) Exchange Server 2010
13 30 (1.11%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 27 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2013
14 27 (1.00%) WebLogic
15 22 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2003
16 21 (0.78%) Confluence
17 19 (0.71%) ExpressionEngine
18 18 (0.67%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 208 (7.73%) Microsoft Office
2 82 (3.05%) Microsoft Excel
3 33 (1.23%) MS Visio
4 22 (0.82%) Microsoft Project
5 20 (0.74%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 14 (0.52%) Acrobat
7 6 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
8 5 (0.19%) Photoshop
8 5 (0.19%) Sketch
9 4 (0.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 1 (0.037%) Adobe After Effects
10 1 (0.037%) Adobe Illustrator
10 1 (0.037%) Chatbot
10 1 (0.037%) InVision
10 1 (0.037%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 35 (1.30%) SAP Hybris
2 25 (0.93%) Magento
3 23 (0.85%) SDL Web 8
4 17 (0.63%) SAP ERP
5 16 (0.59%) Distributed Ledger
6 13 (0.48%) Sage X3
6 13 (0.48%) SAP S/4HANA
7 12 (0.45%) Remedy ITSM
8 10 (0.37%) R3 Corda
9 8 (0.30%) Dynamics GP
10 5 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
10 5 (0.19%) Payment Gateway
11 3 (0.11%) Adobe Campaign
11 3 (0.11%) SAP Business ByDesign
11 3 (0.11%) WebTrends
12 2 (0.074%) Infor SunSystems
12 2 (0.074%) PeopleSoft Financials
12 2 (0.074%) SAP Business One
13 1 (0.037%) Oracle Cash Management
13 1 (0.037%) Sage 300 ERP
Cloud Services
1 390 (14.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 384 (14.26%) Amazon AWS
3 255 (9.47%) Office 365
4 93 (3.45%) SaaS
5 62 (2.30%) Cloud Computing
6 52 (1.93%) Azure Active Directory
6 52 (1.93%) IaaS
7 39 (1.45%) AWS CloudFormation
8 37 (1.37%) GitHub
9 30 (1.11%) Google Cloud Platform
9 30 (1.11%) PaaS
10 27 (1.00%) Serverless
11 19 (0.71%) AWS Lambda
12 16 (0.59%) npm
13 15 (0.56%) Amazon EC2
14 14 (0.52%) Power Platform
15 13 (0.48%) OneDrive
15 13 (0.48%) OpenShift
16 11 (0.41%) Salesforce Service Cloud
17 10 (0.37%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 465 (17.27%) Firewall
2 338 (12.56%) WAN
3 314 (11.66%) TCP/IP
4 305 (11.33%) DNS
5 277 (10.29%) LAN
6 234 (8.69%) VPN
7 233 (8.66%) MPLS
8 184 (6.84%) Network Security
9 177 (6.58%) Wireless
10 149 (5.53%) BGP
11 142 (5.27%) DHCP
12 136 (5.05%) VoIP
13 127 (4.72%) OSPF
14 119 (4.42%) HTTP
15 107 (3.97%) SMTP
15 107 (3.97%) SSL
15 107 (3.97%) Wi-Fi
16 102 (3.79%) VLAN
17 101 (3.75%) Intranet
18 74 (2.75%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 383 (14.23%) SQL Server
2 164 (6.09%) SQL Server 2016
3 155 (5.76%) Big Data
4 125 (4.64%) MySQL
5 97 (3.60%) Relational Database
6 94 (3.49%) MongoDB
7 90 (3.34%) NoSQL
8 63 (2.34%) Hadoop
9 54 (2.01%) Apache Cassandra
10 51 (1.89%) HBase
11 48 (1.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 48 (1.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 39 (1.45%) PostgreSQL
13 38 (1.41%) RDBMS
14 36 (1.34%) Blockchain
15 35 (1.30%) Data Warehouse
16 25 (0.93%) Flink
17 23 (0.85%) Amazon Redshift
17 23 (0.85%) Endeca
17 23 (0.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 171 (6.35%) Git (software)
2 100 (3.71%) Jenkins
3 76 (2.82%) JIRA
4 58 (2.15%) Visual Studio
5 42 (1.56%) Team Foundation Server
6 33 (1.23%) Maven
7 29 (1.08%) Selenium
8 25 (0.93%) Subversion
9 19 (0.71%) Vagrant
10 18 (0.67%) Visual Studio Team System
11 16 (0.59%) TeamCity
12 15 (0.56%) Hudson
12 15 (0.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 13 (0.48%) Ant
14 12 (0.45%) WebDriver
15 11 (0.41%) GitLab
16 10 (0.37%) Gradle
16 10 (0.37%) webpack
17 9 (0.33%) Mockito
17 9 (0.33%) TestNG
General
1 360 (13.37%) Finance
2 288 (10.70%) Telecoms
3 185 (6.87%) Retail
4 146 (5.42%) Marketing
5 122 (4.53%) Games
6 109 (4.05%) Banking
7 95 (3.53%) Law
8 51 (1.89%) Publishing
9 49 (1.82%) Automotive
10 39 (1.45%) Manufacturing
11 34 (1.26%) Advertising
11 34 (1.26%) Electronics
12 23 (0.85%) Billing
13 22 (0.82%) Investment Banking
13 22 (0.82%) Legal
13 22 (0.82%) Retail Banking
14 18 (0.67%) Local Government
14 18 (0.67%) Pharmaceutical
15 15 (0.56%) Military
16 14 (0.52%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 581 (21.58%) Developer
2 271 (10.07%) Analyst
3 263 (9.77%) Network Engineer
4 208 (7.73%) Architect
5 205 (7.62%) .NET Developer
6 119 (4.42%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 119 (4.42%) C# Developer
7 104 (3.86%) Consultant
8 103 (3.83%) Support Engineer
9 89 (3.31%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
10 88 (3.27%) IT Support
11 83 (3.08%) Java Developer
12 81 (3.01%) Software Engineer
13 80 (2.97%) Project Engineer
14 78 (2.90%) Support Analyst
15 74 (2.75%) Security Engineer
16 72 (2.67%) ASP.NET Developer
16 72 (2.67%) C# .NET Developer
16 72 (2.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 72 (2.67%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 370 (13.74%) .NET
2 282 (10.48%) HTML
3 267 (9.92%) ASP.NET
4 224 (8.32%) CSS
5 188 (6.98%) ASP.NET MVC
6 182 (6.76%) AngularJS
7 161 (5.98%) Web Services
8 143 (5.31%) RESTful
9 127 (4.72%) Spring
10 124 (4.61%) Node.js
11 120 (4.46%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 108 (4.01%) REST
13 106 (3.94%) ASP.NET Web API
14 99 (3.68%) XML
15 89 (3.31%) HTML5
15 89 (3.31%) jQuery
16 88 (3.27%) WCF
17 80 (2.97%) KnockoutJS
18 73 (2.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 59 (2.19%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 462 (17.16%) Internet of Things
2 277 (10.29%) Analytical Skills
3 245 (9.10%) Management Information System
4 170 (6.32%) Self-Motivation
5 169 (6.28%) Data Centre
6 120 (4.46%) Greenfield Project
7 99 (3.68%) Fintech
7 99 (3.68%) User Experience
8 77 (2.86%) Mobile App
9 70 (2.60%) Virtual Team
10 69 (2.56%) Security Operations Centre
11 53 (1.97%) Smartphone
12 48 (1.78%) Linux Command Line
12 48 (1.78%) Public Cloud
13 45 (1.67%) RIA
14 42 (1.56%) Online Banking
15 38 (1.41%) e-Learning
16 34 (1.26%) Clustering
17 33 (1.23%) Driving Licence
18 32 (1.19%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 655 (24.33%) Windows
2 474 (17.61%) Linux
3 267 (9.92%) Windows Server
4 152 (5.65%) Unix
5 141 (5.24%) Windows 10
6 126 (4.68%) Windows 7
7 121 (4.49%) Windows Server 2008
8 102 (3.79%) Windows Server 2012
9 88 (3.27%) Android
10 65 (2.41%) Apple iOS
11 55 (2.04%) Windows 8
12 48 (1.78%) Mac OS
13 44 (1.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 24 (0.89%) Windows Server 2003
15 22 (0.82%) Windows XP
16 20 (0.74%) AIX
17 15 (0.56%) Mac OS X
18 14 (0.52%) CentOS
19 13 (0.48%) Embedded Linux
20 12 (0.45%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 708 (26.30%) Agile Software Development
2 430 (15.97%) Problem-Solving
3 379 (14.08%) ITIL
4 294 (10.92%) TDD
5 277 (10.29%) Project Management
6 253 (9.40%) Cybersecurity
7 247 (9.18%) DevOps
8 243 (9.03%) Software Engineering
9 215 (7.99%) Scrum
10 213 (7.91%) OO
11 209 (7.76%) MVC
12 200 (7.43%) Computer Science
13 195 (7.24%) BDD
14 193 (7.17%) Presales
15 168 (6.24%) Analytics
16 154 (5.72%) Web Application Development
17 148 (5.50%) Information Security
18 139 (5.16%) Continuous Integration
19 132 (4.90%) Web Development
20 131 (4.87%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 392 (14.56%) C#
2 386 (14.34%) Java
3 353 (13.11%) JavaScript
4 325 (12.07%) SQL
5 316 (11.74%) Python
6 169 (6.28%) C
7 121 (4.49%) PHP
8 120 (4.46%) PowerShell
9 100 (3.71%) C++
10 97 (3.60%) Perl
11 94 (3.49%) Bash Shell
12 92 (3.42%) Ruby
13 66 (2.45%) T-SQL
14 49 (1.82%) Go
15 48 (1.78%) Scala
16 32 (1.19%) TypeScript
17 29 (1.08%) R
18 24 (0.89%) Shell Script
19 21 (0.78%) ES6
20 15 (0.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 491 (18.24%) Degree
2 302 (11.22%) Cisco Certification
3 223 (8.28%) CCNP
4 201 (7.47%) CCNA
5 158 (5.87%) Computer Science Degree
6 104 (3.86%) CISSP
7 89 (3.31%) Microsoft Certification
8 85 (3.16%) Security Cleared
9 59 (2.19%) ITIL Certification
10 51 (1.89%) Numerate Degree
11 50 (1.86%) SC Cleared
12 46 (1.71%) MCSE
13 44 (1.63%) CEH
14 40 (1.49%) CCIE
15 34 (1.26%) CISM
16 32 (1.19%) SANS
17 29 (1.08%) A+ Certification
18 28 (1.04%) MCSA
19 27 (1.00%) CCSP
20 26 (0.97%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 153 (5.68%) SLA
2 100 (3.71%) GDPR
3 76 (2.82%) QA
4 70 (2.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 19 (0.71%) Cyber Essentials
6 18 (0.67%) PCI DSS
7 16 (0.59%) ISO 9001
8 12 (0.45%) GAMP
9 11 (0.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 10 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
11 9 (0.33%) 21 CFR Part 11
11 9 (0.33%) HMG Security Policy Framework
11 9 (0.33%) ISO 22301
11 9 (0.33%) RMADS
12 7 (0.26%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
13 4 (0.15%) MiFID
13 4 (0.15%) NEBOSH
14 3 (0.11%) PMO
15 2 (0.074%) PSD2
15 2 (0.074%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 365 (13.56%) Active Directory
2 199 (7.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 133 (4.94%) Docker
4 93 (3.45%) vCloud
5 86 (3.19%) Hyper-V
6 38 (1.41%) Firmware
6 38 (1.41%) NFS
7 35 (1.30%) XenApp
8 26 (0.97%) Samba
8 26 (0.97%) vSphere
9 25 (0.93%) iptables
9 25 (0.93%) Postfix
10 24 (0.89%) Virtual Servers
10 24 (0.89%) VMware Server
11 18 (0.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 18 (0.67%) VMware ESXi
12 17 (0.63%) LXC
12 17 (0.63%) XenDesktop
13 16 (0.59%) Apache Flume
14 11 (0.41%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 99 (3.68%) Puppet
2 67 (2.49%) Kubernetes
3 56 (2.08%) Terraform
4 54 (2.01%) Opscode Chef
5 47 (1.75%) Ansible
6 43 (1.60%) SCCM
7 35 (1.30%) Microsoft Intune
8 23 (0.85%) FortiGate
9 19 (0.71%) Hadoop YARN
10 17 (0.63%) Data Guard
11 16 (0.59%) Nagios
11 16 (0.59%) Oozie
12 15 (0.56%) WSUS
13 14 (0.52%) Backup Exec
14 10 (0.37%) Cisco Prime
14 10 (0.37%) RANCID
14 10 (0.37%) SCOM
15 9 (0.33%) Single Sign-On
16 8 (0.30%) cPanel
16 8 (0.30%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 556 (20.65%) Microsoft
2 308 (11.44%) Cisco
3 275 (10.22%) VMware
4 147 (5.46%) Oracle
5 132 (4.90%) Citrix
6 120 (4.46%) Juniper
7 90 (3.34%) SAP
8 89 (3.31%) Adobe
9 72 (2.67%) Google
9 72 (2.67%) Palo Alto
10 65 (2.41%) Salesforce.com
11 62 (2.30%) F5
12 60 (2.23%) Meraki
13 56 (2.08%) CheckPoint
14 48 (1.78%) Fortinet
15 40 (1.49%) Red Hat
16 38 (1.41%) HP
16 38 (1.41%) hybris
16 38 (1.41%) SolarWinds
17 34 (1.26%) Xamarin