Period
to 20 November 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 20 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Internet
England > West Midlands
6 months to
20 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 103 98 149
Rank change year-on-year -5 +51 +25
Permanent jobs citing Internet 185 249 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 2.53% 2.94% 2.07%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.62% 16.44% 13.19%
Number of salaries quoted 103 176 193
West Midlands median annual salary £39,764 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.59% +6.67% -16.67%
10th Percentile £19,900 £19,500 £21,450
90th Percentile £57,500 £57,500 £61,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -5.26%

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 advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1,466 1,515 1,585
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 20.02% 17.86% 15.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1,038 1,121 1,287
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.43% +7.79% -1.28%
10th Percentile £24,750 £24,000 £23,900
90th Percentile £65,000 £66,000 £60,700
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Internet
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Internet as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Internet in the West Midlands

Internet
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Internet in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for Internet in the West Midlands

Internet
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Internet in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 20 November 2019.

Salary histogram for Internet in the West Midlands

Internet
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Internet within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 20 November 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
Warwickshire -10 73 £43,750 -2.78% 10
Coventry +4 30 £39,764 +76.73% 4
Birmingham +28 21 £40,000 -23.81% 11
Staffordshire +6 20 £40,000 - 3
Worcestershire -37 17 £19,000 -52.50% 3
Shropshire +2 11 £24,000 +20.00% 4
Solihull -21 5 £40,000 +48.15%
West Bromwich - 4 £57,500 -
Wolverhampton +17 2 £48,000 +37.14%
Dudley - 1 £29,250 -
Internet
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Internet.

1 63 (34.05%) Microsoft
2 59 (31.89%) Windows
3 40 (21.62%) Management Information System
4 39 (21.08%) .NET
5 36 (19.46%) CSS
5 36 (19.46%) Agile Software Development
6 35 (18.92%) JavaScript
7 34 (18.38%) C#
7 34 (18.38%) Cisco
8 33 (17.84%) SharePoint
8 33 (17.84%) SQL
8 33 (17.84%) Firewall
8 33 (17.84%) Mentoring
9 30 (16.22%) SQL Server
10 29 (15.68%) Linux
10 29 (15.68%) Self-Motivation
11 26 (14.05%) Active Directory
12 24 (12.97%) Microsoft Certification
12 24 (12.97%) ITIL
12 24 (12.97%) HTML
12 24 (12.97%) LAN
12 24 (12.97%) DNS
13 23 (12.43%) MCP
13 23 (12.43%) Web Services
13 23 (12.43%) Visual Studio
13 23 (12.43%) Project Management
13 23 (12.43%) Continuous Improvement
13 23 (12.43%) Degree
13 23 (12.43%) Information Architecture
13 23 (12.43%) Problem-Solving

Internet
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 33 (17.84%) SharePoint
2 13 (7.03%) IIS
3 12 (6.49%) SharePoint Server
4 9 (4.86%) TPMS
5 5 (2.70%) Apache
6 4 (2.16%) Tomcat
7 3 (1.62%) MS Exchange
8 2 (1.08%) Totara
9 1 (0.54%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 17 (9.19%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (3.24%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (2.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (1.62%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.54%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.54%) Primavera
2 1 (0.54%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 16 (8.65%) Office 365
2 12 (6.49%) Azure
3 5 (2.70%) AWS
4 3 (1.62%) Google Analytics
4 3 (1.62%) IaaS
4 3 (1.62%) PaaS
5 2 (1.08%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (1.08%) OneDrive
6 1 (0.54%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (0.54%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.54%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.54%) CloudFront
6 1 (0.54%) G Suite
6 1 (0.54%) iTunes
6 1 (0.54%) Mimecast
6 1 (0.54%) Route 53
6 1 (0.54%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 33 (17.84%) Firewall
2 24 (12.97%) DNS
2 24 (12.97%) LAN
3 18 (9.73%) VoIP
4 16 (8.65%) WAN
5 15 (8.11%) Wireless
6 14 (7.57%) DHCP
6 14 (7.57%) TCP/IP
7 13 (7.03%) Network Security
7 13 (7.03%) SAN
8 9 (4.86%) Broadband
8 9 (4.86%) Intranet
9 8 (4.32%) HTTP
9 8 (4.32%) MPLS
10 7 (3.78%) DSL
11 6 (3.24%) Intrusion Detection
12 5 (2.70%) IPv4
12 5 (2.70%) VPN
13 4 (2.16%) Ethernet
13 4 (2.16%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (16.22%) SQL Server
2 13 (7.03%) MySQL
3 12 (6.49%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (3.78%) Relational Database
4 7 (3.78%) SQLite
5 6 (3.24%) MariaDB
5 6 (3.24%) RDBMS
6 5 (2.70%) DataStage
6 5 (2.70%) IBM PureData
7 4 (2.16%) NoSQL
7 4 (2.16%) Oracle Database
8 3 (1.62%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (1.08%) Big Data
10 1 (0.54%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.54%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.54%) Redis
10 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 23 (12.43%) Visual Studio
2 6 (3.24%) Babel
2 6 (3.24%) webpack
3 4 (2.16%) Git (software)
3 4 (2.16%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (1.08%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.54%) Jenkins
General
1 21 (11.35%) Public Sector
2 17 (9.19%) Telecoms
3 9 (4.86%) Legal
3 9 (4.86%) Retail
4 7 (3.78%) Finance
5 6 (3.24%) Aerospace
6 4 (2.16%) Publishing
7 3 (1.62%) Back Office
7 3 (1.62%) Law
8 2 (1.08%) Digital Economy
8 2 (1.08%) Marketing
9 1 (0.54%) Advertising
9 1 (0.54%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.54%) Police
Job Titles
1 38 (20.54%) Developer
2 20 (10.81%) Analyst
3 17 (9.19%) Technical Specialist
4 16 (8.65%) Network Engineer
5 13 (7.03%) Software Developer
6 12 (6.49%) SharePoint Developer
7 11 (5.95%) SharePoint Analyst
7 11 (5.95%) Support Engineer
8 10 (5.41%) Architect
9 9 (4.86%) Applications Support
9 9 (4.86%) Designer
9 9 (4.86%) Support Specialist
9 9 (4.86%) UX Designer
10 8 (4.32%) Applications Specialist
10 8 (4.32%) Applications Support Specialist
10 8 (4.32%) Data Warehouse Specialist
10 8 (4.32%) IT Engineer
10 8 (4.32%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
10 8 (4.32%) Senior Technical Specialist
10 8 (4.32%) Senior Unix Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (21.08%) .NET
2 36 (19.46%) CSS
3 24 (12.97%) HTML
4 23 (12.43%) Web Services
5 22 (11.89%) ASP.NET
6 17 (9.19%) ASP.NET MVC
6 17 (9.19%) REST
7 15 (8.11%) AngularJS
7 15 (8.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 14 (7.57%) jQuery
9 12 (6.49%) .NET Framework
10 9 (4.86%) Angular 2
11 7 (3.78%) .NET Core
11 7 (3.78%) HTML5
12 6 (3.24%) GraphQL
12 6 (3.24%) Redux
12 6 (3.24%) Semantic HTML
12 6 (3.24%) Spring
12 6 (3.24%) Vue.js
12 6 (3.24%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 40 (21.62%) Management Information System
2 29 (15.68%) Self-Motivation
3 16 (8.65%) Data Centre
4 15 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (8.11%) User Experience
5 12 (6.49%) Driving Licence
6 9 (4.86%) Internet of Things
6 9 (4.86%) SCADA
7 8 (4.32%) Linux Command Line
8 6 (3.24%) Security Operations Centre
8 6 (3.24%) Virtual Team
9 5 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (1.08%) e-Learning
10 2 (1.08%) Learning Management System
10 2 (1.08%) N-Tier
10 2 (1.08%) Smartphone
10 2 (1.08%) Social Network
11 1 (0.54%) CCTV
11 1 (0.54%) Graphic Design
11 1 (0.54%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 59 (31.89%) Windows
2 29 (15.68%) Linux
3 20 (10.81%) Windows Server
4 10 (5.41%) Unix
5 8 (4.32%) Apple iOS
6 6 (3.24%) Mac OS
6 6 (3.24%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (2.16%) Solaris
7 4 (2.16%) Windows 10
7 4 (2.16%) Windows 7
8 2 (1.08%) Android
8 2 (1.08%) CentOS
8 2 (1.08%) Mac OS X
8 2 (1.08%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.54%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.54%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (19.46%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (17.84%) Mentoring
3 24 (12.97%) ITIL
4 23 (12.43%) Continuous Improvement
4 23 (12.43%) Information Architecture
4 23 (12.43%) Problem-Solving
4 23 (12.43%) Project Management
5 21 (11.35%) Coaching
5 21 (11.35%) MVC
6 19 (10.27%) Collaborative Working
7 17 (9.19%) Change Management
7 17 (9.19%) Web Development
8 14 (7.57%) Document Management
9 13 (7.03%) Responsive Web Design
10 12 (6.49%) Front End Development
10 12 (6.49%) Workflow
11 11 (5.95%) Computer Science
11 11 (5.95%) DevOps
11 11 (5.95%) SDLC
12 10 (5.41%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 35 (18.92%) JavaScript
2 34 (18.38%) C#
3 33 (17.84%) SQL
4 10 (5.41%) PowerShell
5 8 (4.32%) Python
6 7 (3.78%) TypeScript
7 6 (3.24%) ES6
8 4 (2.16%) Java
8 4 (2.16%) Korn
9 3 (1.62%) C
9 3 (1.62%) PHP
9 3 (1.62%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.08%) C++
10 2 (1.08%) Go
10 2 (1.08%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.54%) ActionScript
11 1 (0.54%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.54%) Perl
11 1 (0.54%) VB
Qualifications
1 24 (12.97%) Microsoft Certification
2 23 (12.43%) Degree
2 23 (12.43%) MCP
3 14 (7.57%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (5.41%) CCNA
5 9 (4.86%) Security Cleared
6 8 (4.32%) CCNP
7 7 (3.78%) HND
8 6 (3.24%) CREST Certified
8 6 (3.24%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 5 (2.70%) CISSP
9 5 (2.70%) Computer Science Degree
10 4 (2.16%) SC Cleared
11 3 (1.62%) BC Cleared
11 3 (1.62%) CISA
11 3 (1.62%) IRCA
11 3 (1.62%) NVQ Level 3
12 2 (1.08%) A+ Certification
12 2 (1.08%) CCDP
12 2 (1.08%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (11.35%) SLA
2 10 (5.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (4.86%) QA
4 5 (2.70%) PCI DSS
5 4 (2.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (1.62%) GPG13
6 3 (1.62%) HMG Infosec
6 3 (1.62%) ISO 31000
6 3 (1.62%) ISO/IEC 27005
6 3 (1.62%) NEBOSH
6 3 (1.62%) NIST
7 2 (1.08%) Cyber Essentials
7 2 (1.08%) GDPR
8 1 (0.54%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.54%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.54%) ISO 9002
8 1 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 17025
System Software
1 26 (14.05%) Active Directory
2 15 (8.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (4.32%) XenApp
4 4 (2.16%) NFS
4 4 (2.16%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 3 (1.62%) Docker
5 3 (1.62%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (1.62%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.54%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.54%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 8 (4.32%) Cisco Prime
1 8 (4.32%) McAfee ePO
1 8 (4.32%) SCOM
2 6 (3.24%) SCCM
3 4 (2.16%) Oracle ZFS
3 4 (2.16%) Simpana
4 3 (1.62%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (1.08%) FTK
6 1 (0.54%) Ansible
6 1 (0.54%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.54%) EnCase
6 1 (0.54%) HAProxy
6 1 (0.54%) QRadar
6 1 (0.54%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 63 (34.05%) Microsoft
2 34 (18.38%) Cisco
3 16 (8.65%) Juniper
4 15 (8.11%) VMware
5 13 (7.03%) Oracle
6 12 (6.49%) IBM
7 11 (5.95%) Citrix
8 10 (5.41%) SolarWinds
9 9 (4.86%) Netezza
10 8 (4.32%) Cognos
10 8 (4.32%) HP
10 8 (4.32%) McAfee
11 4 (2.16%) CommVault
11 4 (2.16%) Google
11 4 (2.16%) Palo Alto
11 4 (2.16%) Sun
11 4 (2.16%) Veritas
12 3 (1.62%) CheckPoint
12 3 (1.62%) Forcepoint
12 3 (1.62%) Zscaler