Period
to 27 January 2022

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with an option to work from home (WFH) and 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 27 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Internet
UK > Work from Home
6 months to
27 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 226 177 129
Rank change year-on-year -49 -48 -18
Permanent jobs citing Internet 411 178 170
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 1.39% 1.59% 2.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.41% 11.88% 16.60%
Number of salaries quoted 234 137 143
10th Percentile £32,500 £41,150 £33,750
25th Percentile £40,532 £45,000 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% +10.00% -
75th Percentile £75,000 £83,750 £67,500
90th Percentile £100,000 £90,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

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 WFH option and a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Work from Home
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 3,065 1,498 1,024
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 10.34% 13.40% 14.06%
Number of salaries quoted 2,355 1,322 895
10th Percentile £35,750 £33,750 £34,750
25th Percentile £43,750 £42,500 £43,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.55% - -4.35%
75th Percentile £72,500 £67,875 £68,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +1.00% +5.26% -

Internet
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option citing Internet as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Internet trend for jobs with a WFH option

Internet
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average salary quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing Internet.

Internet salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

Internet
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing Internet over the 6 months to 27 January 2022.

Internet salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

For the 6 months to 27 January 2022, Internet job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent jobs with a WFH option and a requirement for Internet.

1 117 (28.47%) Social Skills
2 115 (27.98%) Agile Software Development
3 99 (24.09%) JavaScript
4 89 (21.65%) Windows
5 84 (20.44%) Electronics
5 84 (20.44%) Azure
6 81 (19.71%) Android
7 77 (18.73%) HTML
7 77 (18.73%) Apple
8 74 (18.00%) Finance
9 68 (16.55%) Software Engineering
10 67 (16.30%) Games
11 66 (16.06%) Smartphone
11 66 (16.06%) Data Entry
12 63 (15.33%) Microsoft
12 63 (15.33%) Full Stack Development
13 62 (15.09%) SQL
14 60 (14.60%) CSS
15 57 (13.87%) Internet of Things
16 56 (13.63%) Degree
16 56 (13.63%) Linux
17 54 (13.14%) Web Development
17 54 (13.14%) CI/CD
18 52 (12.65%) Python
19 51 (12.41%) .NET
20 50 (12.17%) Broadband
20 50 (12.17%) Test Automation
21 47 (11.44%) Microservices
21 47 (11.44%) C#
21 47 (11.44%) Telecoms

Internet
Co-occurring IT Skills with a WFH Option 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 15 (3.65%) WordPress
2 6 (1.46%) CMS
2 6 (1.46%) Confluence
2 6 (1.46%) Drupal
3 5 (1.22%) IIS
3 5 (1.22%) Kentico
3 5 (1.22%) SharePoint
4 3 (0.73%) DNN
4 3 (0.73%) OpenStack
5 2 (0.49%) Apache
5 2 (0.49%) PrestaShop
6 1 (0.24%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.24%) Jadu
6 1 (0.24%) ThingWorx
6 1 (0.24%) WebSphere
Applications
1 12 (2.92%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (1.70%) Sketch
3 3 (0.73%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.24%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (1.70%) Magento
2 3 (0.73%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.49%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.49%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.49%) MFGPRO
3 2 (0.49%) NetSuite
3 2 (0.49%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (0.49%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 84 (20.44%) Azure
2 46 (11.19%) AWS
3 29 (7.06%) PaaS
4 28 (6.81%) SaaS
5 20 (4.87%) GCP
6 18 (4.38%) IaaS
7 17 (4.14%) Figma
8 16 (3.89%) Serverless
9 7 (1.70%) Microsoft 365
9 7 (1.70%) Miro
10 6 (1.46%) AWS Lambda
11 5 (1.22%) Amazon Kinesis
11 5 (1.22%) AWS CloudFormation
11 5 (1.22%) Azure Data Factory
11 5 (1.22%) Azure Functions
11 5 (1.22%) OneDrive
12 4 (0.97%) AWS IoT
13 3 (0.73%) Cloud Computing
13 3 (0.73%) Dynamics 365
13 3 (0.73%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 50 (12.17%) Broadband
2 34 (8.27%) Firewall
3 26 (6.33%) TCP/IP
4 23 (5.60%) Wireless
5 22 (5.35%) DNS
6 20 (4.87%) MPLS
7 18 (4.38%) Wi-Fi
8 17 (4.14%) IPv6
9 16 (3.89%) WAN
10 15 (3.65%) Ethernet
10 15 (3.65%) Wireshark
11 14 (3.41%) HTTP
11 14 (3.41%) Network Security
12 13 (3.16%) DHCP
12 13 (3.16%) Intrusion Detection
12 13 (3.16%) ZigBee
13 10 (2.43%) SD-WAN
14 9 (2.19%) 3GPP
14 9 (2.19%) Bluetooth
14 9 (2.19%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (9.00%) SQL Server
2 25 (6.08%) MySQL
3 17 (4.14%) Azure SQL Database
4 13 (3.16%) PostgreSQL
5 10 (2.43%) NoSQL
6 9 (2.19%) Big Data
7 7 (1.70%) Blockchain
8 5 (1.22%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 4 (0.97%) Data Lake
9 4 (0.97%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (0.97%) SQL Server 2014
9 4 (0.97%) SQL Server 2016
10 3 (0.73%) Relational Database
11 2 (0.49%) MariaDB
11 2 (0.49%) RDBMS
11 2 (0.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 1 (0.24%) Apache Cassandra
12 1 (0.24%) BusinessObjects
12 1 (0.24%) MongoDB
12 1 (0.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 32 (7.79%) Git (software)
2 15 (3.65%) JIRA
3 8 (1.95%) GCC
3 8 (1.95%) GDB
4 6 (1.46%) TeamCity
5 5 (1.22%) Octopus Deploy
5 5 (1.22%) Postman
6 4 (0.97%) TestRail
7 3 (0.73%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (0.49%) Cucumber
8 2 (0.49%) PHPUnit
8 2 (0.49%) Selenium
8 2 (0.49%) WiX
9 1 (0.24%) Bitbucket
9 1 (0.24%) GoogleTest
9 1 (0.24%) JMeter
9 1 (0.24%) JUnit
9 1 (0.24%) LoadRunner
9 1 (0.24%) Maven
9 1 (0.24%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 117 (28.47%) Social Skills
2 84 (20.44%) Electronics
3 74 (18.00%) Finance
4 67 (16.30%) Games
5 47 (11.44%) Telecoms
6 45 (10.95%) Analytical Skills
7 26 (6.33%) Marketing
8 14 (3.41%) Public Sector
9 12 (2.92%) Military
9 12 (2.92%) Retail
10 11 (2.68%) Local Government
11 10 (2.43%) Inclusion and Diversity
12 8 (1.95%) Back Office
13 7 (1.70%) Banking
13 7 (1.70%) Law
13 7 (1.70%) Presentation Skills
14 5 (1.22%) Influencing Skills
14 5 (1.22%) Legal
14 5 (1.22%) Manufacturing
14 5 (1.22%) Social Housing
Job Titles
1 116 (28.22%) Developer
2 66 (16.06%) Data Entry Clerk
3 34 (8.27%) Architect
4 28 (6.81%) Python Developer
5 25 (6.08%) PHP Developer
6 23 (5.60%) Analyst
7 22 (5.35%) Technical Leader
8 18 (4.38%) Solutions Architect
9 16 (3.89%) Backend Developer
9 16 (3.89%) Senior Developer
9 16 (3.89%) Software Engineer
10 13 (3.16%) Full Stack Developer
10 13 (3.16%) Lead Developer
10 13 (3.16%) Technical Manager
11 12 (2.92%) Azure Developer
11 12 (2.92%) Cloud Developer
11 12 (2.92%) Cybersecurity Engineer
11 12 (2.92%) Security Engineer
11 12 (2.92%) Technical Architect
11 12 (2.92%) Technical Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (18.73%) HTML
2 60 (14.60%) CSS
3 51 (12.41%) .NET
4 39 (9.49%) React
5 38 (9.25%) Node.js
6 28 (6.81%) .NET Core
7 26 (6.33%) Laravel
7 26 (6.33%) Web Services
8 22 (5.35%) Vue.js
9 21 (5.11%) Next.js
10 19 (4.62%) RESTful
11 16 (3.89%) Django
11 16 (3.89%) NumPy
11 16 (3.89%) Pandas
12 13 (3.16%) JWT
12 13 (3.16%) Sass
13 11 (2.68%) JSON
13 11 (2.68%) Reactive Extensions
14 10 (2.43%) jQuery
14 10 (2.43%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 66 (16.06%) Smartphone
2 57 (13.87%) Internet of Things
3 46 (11.19%) Mobile App
3 46 (11.19%) Self-Motivation
4 45 (10.95%) User Experience
5 17 (4.14%) Cyberattack
5 17 (4.14%) Virtual Team
6 16 (3.89%) Data Centre
6 16 (3.89%) Pricing Data
7 12 (2.92%) Embedded Systems
8 10 (2.43%) Home Automation
8 10 (2.43%) Raspberry Pi
9 8 (1.95%) MPEG
9 8 (1.95%) NHS
10 7 (1.70%) Algorithms
10 7 (1.70%) Graphic Design
10 7 (1.70%) Public Cloud
10 7 (1.70%) Video\Live Streaming
11 6 (1.46%) Greenfield Project
11 6 (1.46%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 89 (21.65%) Windows
2 81 (19.71%) Android
3 56 (13.63%) Linux
4 14 (3.41%) Apple iOS
5 10 (2.43%) Embedded Linux
5 10 (2.43%) Unix
5 10 (2.43%) Windows Server
6 6 (1.46%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.49%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.49%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.24%) CatOS
8 1 (0.24%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (27.98%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (16.55%) Software Engineering
3 66 (16.06%) Data Entry
4 63 (15.33%) Full Stack Development
5 54 (13.14%) CI/CD
5 54 (13.14%) Web Development
6 50 (12.17%) Test Automation
7 47 (11.44%) Microservices
7 47 (11.44%) Problem-Solving
8 42 (10.22%) User Stories
9 38 (9.25%) DevOps
10 37 (9.00%) BDD
11 36 (8.76%) Energy Management
12 35 (8.52%) Clean Code
12 35 (8.52%) Cybersecurity
13 32 (7.79%) Scrum
14 29 (7.06%) Fintech
15 28 (6.81%) Analytics
16 27 (6.57%) MVC
16 27 (6.57%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 99 (24.09%) JavaScript
2 62 (15.09%) SQL
3 52 (12.65%) Python
4 47 (11.44%) C#
5 37 (9.00%) PHP
6 34 (8.27%) Java
7 31 (7.54%) Go
8 25 (6.08%) C
9 22 (5.35%) TypeScript
10 17 (4.14%) T-SQL
11 14 (3.41%) C++
12 13 (3.16%) PowerShell
13 11 (2.68%) Ruby
14 5 (1.22%) Dart
15 4 (0.97%) Rust
16 3 (0.73%) ES6
16 3 (0.73%) ES7
16 3 (0.73%) Scala
17 1 (0.24%) Bash
17 1 (0.24%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 56 (13.63%) Degree
2 12 (2.92%) Security Cleared
3 11 (2.68%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (1.95%) CCNP
5 7 (1.70%) CISSP
5 7 (1.70%) GIAC
6 6 (1.46%) CEH
6 6 (1.46%) DBS Check
7 5 (1.22%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (1.22%) SC Cleared
8 4 (0.97%) CCNA
8 4 (0.97%) CISM
8 4 (0.97%) Computer Science Degree
8 4 (0.97%) GCFE
8 4 (0.97%) GISP
8 4 (0.97%) GSEC
9 3 (0.73%) Master's Degree
10 1 (0.24%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.16%) Accessibility
2 7 (1.70%) WCAG
3 5 (1.22%) QA
4 3 (0.73%) GAMP
4 3 (0.73%) GDPR
4 3 (0.73%) PSD2
5 2 (0.49%) SLA
6 1 (0.24%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 23 (5.60%) Docker
2 21 (5.11%) Firmware
3 13 (3.16%) Active Directory
4 5 (1.22%) Virtual Desktop
4 5 (1.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (1.22%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (2.68%) Nmap
1 11 (2.68%) Terraform
2 6 (1.46%) Kubernetes
3 4 (0.97%) QRadar
4 1 (0.24%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.24%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (0.24%) Grafana
4 1 (0.24%) Graphite
4 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (0.24%) Nagios
4 1 (0.24%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 77 (18.73%) Apple
2 63 (15.33%) Microsoft
3 23 (5.60%) Google
4 16 (3.89%) Palo Alto
5 15 (3.65%) Cisco
6 11 (2.68%) Xamarin
7 10 (2.43%) Oracle
8 9 (2.19%) Fortinet
8 9 (2.19%) VMware
9 8 (1.95%) Cognizant
9 8 (1.95%) EMC
10 7 (1.70%) NEC
10 7 (1.70%) YouTube
11 6 (1.46%) Juniper
12 4 (0.97%) BT
12 4 (0.97%) Databricks
12 4 (0.97%) Splunk
13 3 (0.73%) Rackspace
13 3 (0.73%) Salesforce.com
13 3 (0.73%) SAP