Period
to 19 February 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 19 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Internet
UK
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 175 141 142
Rank change year-on-year -34 +1 -34
Permanent jobs citing Internet 3,506 3,998 5,053
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 2.00% 2.31% 2.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.16% 13.86% 14.42%
Number of salaries quoted 2,798 3,324 4,143
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,000 £23,300
90th Percentile £75,000 £73,750 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £40,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year -1.23% -3.57% +9.38%

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 26,641 28,854 35,047
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.18% 16.64% 16.62%
Number of salaries quoted 21,509 23,436 29,073
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £73,750 £72,500 £70,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 19 February 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 19 February 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 -25 3,369 £45,000 - 584
UK excluding London -10 2,102 £40,000 -1.23% 415
London -40 1,353 £53,000 -3.64% 197
South East -3 738 £40,000 -10.11% 86
North of England -42 423 £37,500 -6.25% 110
East of England +49 309 £45,000 +12.50% 69
Midlands +27 292 £35,000 -12.50% 72
North West -45 267 £40,000 - 68
South West -7 245 £42,500 -3.41% 49
West Midlands +19 192 £32,500 -13.91% 52
Yorkshire -24 149 £35,000 - 35
East Midlands +27 99 £35,750 -10.63% 20
Scotland -61 63 £42,500 -5.56% 18
Wales -14 30 £42,500 +25.93% 7
North East -27 5 £35,000 - 7
Northern Ireland -29 2 £40,500 -4.71% 4

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 1,138 (32.46%) Agile Software Development
2 797 (22.73%) SQL Server
3 783 (22.33%) .NET
4 755 (21.53%) C#
5 726 (20.71%) Windows
6 722 (20.59%) JavaScript
7 678 (19.34%) MVC
8 661 (18.85%) TDD
9 660 (18.82%) Linux
10 648 (18.48%) Microsoft
11 621 (17.71%) Degree
12 612 (17.46%) ASP.NET
13 593 (16.91%) Java
14 578 (16.49%) HTML
15 554 (15.80%) ASP.NET MVC
16 547 (15.60%) SQL
17 519 (14.80%) Finance
18 486 (13.86%) BDD
19 482 (13.75%) Firewall
20 478 (13.63%) CSS
21 433 (12.35%) Cisco
22 429 (12.24%) Web Application Development
23 428 (12.21%) Scrum
24 422 (12.04%) OO
25 412 (11.75%) AngularJS
26 409 (11.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
27 401 (11.44%) Python
28 381 (10.87%) Web Services
28 381 (10.87%) Software Engineering
29 363 (10.35%) TCP/IP

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
1 159 (4.54%) IIS
2 150 (4.28%) Apache
3 132 (3.76%) MS Exchange
4 109 (3.11%) Tomcat
5 103 (2.94%) SharePoint
6 71 (2.03%) CMS
7 55 (1.57%) Exchange Server 2013
8 53 (1.51%) Exchange Server 2010
9 47 (1.34%) Confluence
10 44 (1.25%) OpenStack
11 43 (1.23%) nginx
12 40 (1.14%) Elasticsearch
13 38 (1.08%) JBoss
14 35 (1.00%) Jetty
14 35 (1.00%) Skype for Business
14 35 (1.00%) WebSphere
15 34 (0.97%) Apache Spark
16 27 (0.77%) WordPress
17 26 (0.74%) WebLogic
18 25 (0.71%) EPiServer
Applications
1 234 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
2 116 (3.31%) Microsoft Excel
3 41 (1.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 36 (1.03%) MS Visio
5 25 (0.71%) Photoshop
6 21 (0.60%) Adobe Illustrator
7 18 (0.51%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 8 (0.23%) Microsoft Project
9 5 (0.14%) Acrobat
10 3 (0.086%) Adobe Premiere
10 3 (0.086%) AutoCAD
10 3 (0.086%) InfoPath
10 3 (0.086%) LibreOffice
10 3 (0.086%) Mozilla Thunderbird
11 2 (0.057%) Chatbot
11 2 (0.057%) OmniGraffle
11 2 (0.057%) Spreadsheet
12 1 (0.029%) GIMP
12 1 (0.029%) InDesign
12 1 (0.029%) Revit
Business Applications
1 20 (0.57%) SAP Hybris
2 18 (0.51%) SAP ERP
3 14 (0.40%) MetaTrader
4 9 (0.26%) Magento
4 9 (0.26%) Payment Gateway
5 7 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
5 7 (0.20%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 5 (0.14%) Ripple
7 4 (0.11%) Oracle EBS
7 4 (0.11%) Shopify
8 3 (0.086%) BASE24
8 3 (0.086%) Distributed Ledger
8 3 (0.086%) Dynamics AX
8 3 (0.086%) NetSuite
8 3 (0.086%) Postilion
8 3 (0.086%) SDL Web 8
8 3 (0.086%) Unit4 Business World
9 2 (0.057%) OPENHousing
9 2 (0.057%) SAP S/4HANA
9 2 (0.057%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 329 (9.38%) Amazon AWS
2 278 (7.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 219 (6.25%) Office 365
4 101 (2.88%) SaaS
5 72 (2.05%) Cloud Computing
6 60 (1.71%) GitHub
7 45 (1.28%) Google Cloud Platform
8 38 (1.08%) IaaS
9 25 (0.71%) PaaS
10 21 (0.60%) Google Analytics
11 20 (0.57%) AdWords
12 16 (0.46%) Amazon EC2
13 15 (0.43%) G Suite
14 13 (0.37%) Akamai
15 11 (0.31%) Amazon S3
16 10 (0.29%) OpenShift
16 10 (0.29%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 8 (0.23%) AWS CloudFormation
17 8 (0.23%) Google Drive
17 8 (0.23%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 482 (13.75%) Firewall
2 363 (10.35%) TCP/IP
3 342 (9.75%) DNS
4 274 (7.82%) WAN
5 264 (7.53%) HTTP
6 240 (6.85%) LAN
7 220 (6.27%) VPN
8 200 (5.70%) Wireless
9 181 (5.16%) MPLS
10 164 (4.68%) Network Security
11 157 (4.48%) DHCP
12 151 (4.31%) SSL
13 147 (4.19%) Intranet
14 141 (4.02%) BGP
15 118 (3.37%) Hyperconnected
16 115 (3.28%) VoIP
17 112 (3.19%) OSPF
18 98 (2.80%) Cisco ASA
19 83 (2.37%) Wi-Fi
20 82 (2.34%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 797 (22.73%) SQL Server
2 275 (7.84%) SQL Server 2016
3 249 (7.10%) MySQL
4 246 (7.02%) SQL Server 2014
5 163 (4.65%) NoSQL
6 126 (3.59%) Big Data
7 94 (2.68%) Relational Database
8 91 (2.60%) PostgreSQL
9 88 (2.51%) MongoDB
10 85 (2.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 80 (2.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 65 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
13 64 (1.83%) Hadoop
14 55 (1.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 53 (1.51%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 46 (1.31%) Apache Cassandra
17 45 (1.28%) SQL Server 2012
18 42 (1.20%) Redis
18 42 (1.20%) SQL Server 2008
19 39 (1.11%) HBase
Development Applications
1 342 (9.75%) Git (software)
2 143 (4.08%) Jenkins
3 135 (3.85%) JIRA
4 107 (3.05%) Subversion
5 83 (2.37%) Selenium
6 79 (2.25%) NUnit
6 79 (2.25%) Visual Studio
7 78 (2.22%) Maven
8 77 (2.20%) Team Foundation Server
9 69 (1.97%) Cucumber
10 68 (1.94%) JUnit
11 59 (1.68%) Rhino Mocks
12 45 (1.28%) PHPUnit
13 41 (1.17%) Eclipse
14 40 (1.14%) WebDriver
15 39 (1.11%) IntelliJ
16 36 (1.03%) Bitbucket
17 34 (0.97%) Hudson
18 33 (0.94%) Ant
19 31 (0.88%) SoapUI
General
1 519 (14.80%) Finance
2 230 (6.56%) Telecoms
3 217 (6.19%) Games
4 193 (5.50%) Retail
5 188 (5.36%) Marketing
6 138 (3.94%) Banking
7 68 (1.94%) Advertising
8 58 (1.65%) Manufacturing
9 48 (1.37%) Electronics
10 46 (1.31%) Back Office
11 45 (1.28%) Law
12 42 (1.20%) Publishing
13 39 (1.11%) Legal
14 28 (0.80%) Financial Institution
15 27 (0.77%) German Language
15 27 (0.77%) Investment Banking
16 18 (0.51%) Billing
17 14 (0.40%) Multimedia
17 14 (0.40%) Russian Language
18 12 (0.34%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 1,201 (34.26%) Developer
2 539 (15.37%) .NET Developer
3 296 (8.44%) Analyst
4 223 (6.36%) C# Developer
5 209 (5.96%) Internet Developer
6 196 (5.59%) C# .NET Developer
7 188 (5.36%) Java Developer
8 178 (5.08%) Network Engineer
9 167 (4.76%) Support Engineer
10 165 (4.71%) Architect
11 160 (4.56%) Senior Developer
12 156 (4.45%) Software Engineer
13 149 (4.25%) Agile Developer
14 148 (4.22%) Consultant
15 125 (3.57%) Junior
16 118 (3.37%) ASP.NET Developer
16 118 (3.37%) C# ASP.NET Developer
17 114 (3.25%) DevOps Engineer
18 104 (2.97%) Administrator
19 100 (2.85%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 783 (22.33%) .NET
2 612 (17.46%) ASP.NET
3 578 (16.49%) HTML
4 554 (15.80%) ASP.NET MVC
5 478 (13.63%) CSS
6 412 (11.75%) AngularJS
7 409 (11.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 381 (10.87%) Web Services
9 330 (9.41%) RESTful
10 288 (8.21%) jQuery
11 287 (8.19%) ASP.NET Web API
12 265 (7.56%) WCF
13 246 (7.02%) HTML5
14 244 (6.96%) REST
15 226 (6.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 214 (6.10%) XML
17 200 (5.70%) KnockoutJS
18 191 (5.45%) Spring
19 180 (5.13%) JSON
20 155 (4.42%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 346 (9.87%) Analytical Skills
2 341 (9.73%) Computer Science
3 315 (8.98%) Internet of Things
4 301 (8.59%) Greenfield Project
5 169 (4.82%) Data Centre
6 148 (4.22%) User Experience
7 133 (3.79%) Management Information System
8 117 (3.34%) Mobile App
9 106 (3.02%) Fintech
10 99 (2.82%) Enterprise Software
11 86 (2.45%) RIA
11 86 (2.45%) Social Media
12 66 (1.88%) Driving Licence
13 59 (1.68%) Blog
14 54 (1.54%) Public Cloud
14 54 (1.54%) Virtual Team
15 52 (1.48%) Client/Server
16 48 (1.37%) Algorithms
17 44 (1.25%) Private Cloud
18 39 (1.11%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 726 (20.71%) Windows
2 660 (18.82%) Linux
3 254 (7.24%) Windows Server
4 227 (6.47%) Unix
5 120 (3.42%) Windows 7
6 116 (3.31%) Windows Server 2012
7 102 (2.91%) Windows Server 2008
8 92 (2.62%) Windows 10
9 89 (2.54%) Android
10 68 (1.94%) Apple iOS
11 54 (1.54%) Windows 8
12 53 (1.51%) CentOS
12 53 (1.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 46 (1.31%) Windows XP
14 37 (1.06%) Solaris
15 33 (0.94%) Ubuntu
16 32 (0.91%) Debian
17 30 (0.86%) Windows Server 2003
18 23 (0.66%) Mac OS X
19 20 (0.57%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,138 (32.46%) Agile Software Development
2 678 (19.34%) MVC
3 661 (18.85%) TDD
4 486 (13.86%) BDD
5 429 (12.24%) Web Application Development
6 428 (12.21%) Scrum
7 422 (12.04%) OO
8 381 (10.87%) Software Engineering
9 345 (9.84%) Continuous Integration
10 298 (8.50%) ITIL
11 265 (7.56%) DevOps
12 236 (6.73%) E-Commerce
13 233 (6.65%) Test Automation
14 229 (6.53%) Open Source
15 226 (6.45%) Project Management
16 225 (6.42%) Web Development
17 183 (5.22%) Kanban
18 158 (4.51%) SDLC
19 157 (4.48%) CQRS
20 154 (4.39%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 755 (21.53%) C#
2 722 (20.59%) JavaScript
3 593 (16.91%) Java
4 547 (15.60%) SQL
5 401 (11.44%) Python
6 246 (7.02%) PHP
7 180 (5.13%) Ruby
8 164 (4.68%) C++
9 157 (4.48%) PowerShell
10 151 (4.31%) Perl
11 134 (3.82%) Bash Shell
12 127 (3.62%) C
13 114 (3.25%) T-SQL
14 75 (2.14%) VB.NET
15 62 (1.77%) VB
16 47 (1.34%) TypeScript
17 43 (1.23%) Groovy
18 42 (1.20%) Shell Script
19 38 (1.08%) Go
20 37 (1.06%) Scala
Qualifications
1 621 (17.71%) Degree
2 234 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
3 166 (4.73%) Computer Science Degree
4 158 (4.51%) CCNA
5 152 (4.34%) CCNP
6 120 (3.42%) Security Cleared
7 114 (3.25%) Microsoft Certification
8 99 (2.82%) CISSP
9 76 (2.17%) MCSE
10 68 (1.94%) SC Cleared
11 57 (1.63%) CISM
12 46 (1.31%) Master's Degree
13 44 (1.25%) CISA
14 42 (1.20%) MCSA
15 38 (1.08%) CCIE
16 33 (0.94%) DV Cleared
17 29 (0.83%) SANS
18 25 (0.71%) JNCIP
18 25 (0.71%) PMI Certification
19 22 (0.63%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 161 (4.59%) QA
2 96 (2.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 63 (1.80%) SLA
4 58 (1.65%) PCI DSS
5 23 (0.66%) GDPR
6 21 (0.60%) Cyber Essentials
7 16 (0.46%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 14 (0.40%) RMADS
9 13 (0.37%) ISO 9001
10 12 (0.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 11 (0.31%) Data Quality
11 11 (0.31%) GCP
12 9 (0.26%) COBIT
12 9 (0.26%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
12 9 (0.26%) GAMP
12 9 (0.26%) ISO 14001
13 7 (0.20%) PMO
14 6 (0.17%) GxP
15 5 (0.14%) FIPS 140-2
15 5 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 315 (8.98%) Active Directory
2 213 (6.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 140 (3.99%) Docker
4 120 (3.42%) Hyper-V
5 40 (1.14%) vSphere
6 29 (0.83%) VMware ESXi
7 28 (0.80%) XenApp
8 25 (0.71%) Firmware
8 25 (0.71%) VMware Workstation
9 24 (0.68%) HDFS
9 24 (0.68%) Virtual Machines
10 15 (0.43%) NFS
11 14 (0.40%) KVM
11 14 (0.40%) VMware NSX
12 13 (0.37%) Microsoft App-V
13 10 (0.29%) XenDesktop
14 9 (0.26%) Ceph
14 9 (0.26%) VirtualBox
15 8 (0.23%) Apache Flume
15 8 (0.23%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 134 (3.82%) Puppet
2 91 (2.60%) Opscode Chef
3 73 (2.08%) Ansible
4 44 (1.25%) SCCM
5 42 (1.20%) Kubernetes
5 42 (1.20%) Terraform
6 34 (0.97%) Nagios
7 22 (0.63%) logstash
7 22 (0.63%) vCenter Server
8 18 (0.51%) Salt
9 17 (0.48%) Cisco CUCM
9 17 (0.48%) Kibana
10 15 (0.43%) Icinga
10 15 (0.43%) SCOM
10 15 (0.43%) ZABBIX
11 14 (0.40%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 14 (0.40%) Perfmon
12 13 (0.37%) Single Sign-On
13 12 (0.34%) vRealize
14 11 (0.31%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 648 (18.48%) Microsoft
2 433 (12.35%) Cisco
3 324 (9.24%) VMware
4 213 (6.08%) Oracle
5 175 (4.99%) Juniper
6 152 (4.34%) Google
7 118 (3.37%) Citrix
8 102 (2.91%) F5
9 100 (2.85%) CheckPoint
10 98 (2.80%) HP
11 86 (2.45%) SAP
12 60 (1.71%) Red Hat
13 57 (1.63%) IBM
14 56 (1.60%) Apple
15 50 (1.43%) Palo Alto
15 50 (1.43%) Sophos
16 49 (1.40%) SolarWinds
17 48 (1.37%) Adobe
18 46 (1.31%) Splunk
19 41 (1.17%) Dell