Period
to 26 September 2021

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 26 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Internet
UK > Work from Home
6 months to
26 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 243 146 181
Rank change year-on-year -97 +35 -34
Permanent jobs citing Internet 327 85 122
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 1.25% 1.56% 1.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.53% 11.21% 10.94%
Number of salaries quoted 188 74 114
10th Percentile £31,017 £41,250 £37,500
25th Percentile £41,011 £43,750 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £56,250 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -6.67% +2.27% +10.00%
75th Percentile £73,750 £86,250 £70,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £75,875
UK median annual salary £50,196 £53,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.29% +17.78% -10.00%

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 2,837 758 1,115
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 10.89% 13.94% 14.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2,195 663 863
10th Percentile £32,000 £35,750 £35,000
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year - -4.35% +4.55%
75th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £75,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £82,500 £87,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,024
% change year-on-year -4.76% +16.61% -5.21%

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 26 September 2021.

Internet salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

For the 6 months to 26 September 2021, 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.

1 160 (48.93%) Social Skills
2 85 (25.99%) JavaScript
3 79 (24.16%) HTML
4 71 (21.71%) Microsoft
5 64 (19.57%) User Experience
6 62 (18.96%) Agile Software Development
7 61 (18.65%) Software Engineering
8 54 (16.51%) Google
9 50 (15.29%) Apple
10 49 (14.98%) DNS
10 49 (14.98%) Marketing
10 49 (14.98%) Web Development
11 48 (14.68%) .NET
11 48 (14.68%) CSS
11 48 (14.68%) Internet of Things
11 48 (14.68%) Git (software)
11 48 (14.68%) Azure
12 45 (13.76%) Problem-Solving
13 43 (13.15%) Driving Licence
14 42 (12.84%) Firewall
14 42 (12.84%) Wireless
15 40 (12.23%) C#
15 40 (12.23%) React
15 40 (12.23%) Coaching
16 39 (11.93%) WordPress
16 39 (11.93%) MPLS
17 38 (11.62%) Ethernet
17 38 (11.62%) AWS
17 38 (11.62%) Mobile App
18 36 (11.01%) RESTful

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 39 (11.93%) WordPress
2 14 (4.28%) IIS
3 5 (1.53%) nginx
3 5 (1.53%) SharePoint
4 4 (1.22%) Apache
4 4 (1.22%) CMS
4 4 (1.22%) Tomcat
5 3 (0.92%) DNN
5 3 (0.92%) Kentico
6 2 (0.61%) Drupal
6 2 (0.61%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (0.61%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.31%) Appian
7 1 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 24 (7.34%) Microsoft Office
2 20 (6.12%) Figma
3 3 (0.92%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.92%) Sketch
4 2 (0.61%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (0.61%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.31%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.31%) Final Cut Pro
5 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.31%) OmniGraffle
5 1 (0.31%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (3.06%) Magento
2 2 (0.61%) Relativity
3 1 (0.31%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 48 (14.68%) Azure
2 38 (11.62%) AWS
3 19 (5.81%) GCP
4 12 (3.67%) Amazon S3
4 12 (3.67%) GitHub
4 12 (3.67%) Microsoft 365
4 12 (3.67%) npm
4 12 (3.67%) SaaS
5 11 (3.36%) Amazon EC2
6 10 (3.06%) Route 53
7 8 (2.45%) PaaS
8 5 (1.53%) OneDrive
9 4 (1.22%) Cloud Functions
9 4 (1.22%) Firebase
10 3 (0.92%) Power Platform
11 2 (0.61%) Azure Active Directory
11 2 (0.61%) Google Analytics
11 2 (0.61%) Google Sheets
11 2 (0.61%) prismic.io
11 2 (0.61%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 49 (14.98%) DNS
2 42 (12.84%) Firewall
2 42 (12.84%) Wireless
3 39 (11.93%) MPLS
4 38 (11.62%) Ethernet
5 32 (9.79%) Intranet
5 32 (9.79%) IPv6
6 28 (8.56%) DHCP
7 27 (8.26%) Broadband
8 26 (7.95%) VLAN
9 25 (7.65%) 3GPP
9 25 (7.65%) IPv4
10 20 (6.12%) HTTP
10 20 (6.12%) Wi-Fi
11 17 (5.20%) BGP
11 17 (5.20%) TCP/IP
11 17 (5.20%) WAN
12 15 (4.59%) SD-WAN
13 13 (3.98%) OSPF
14 12 (3.67%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (10.40%) SQL Server
2 13 (3.98%) MySQL
3 6 (1.83%) NoSQL
4 4 (1.22%) Big Data
4 4 (1.22%) BigQuery
4 4 (1.22%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (1.22%) SQL Server 2014
4 4 (1.22%) SQL Server 2016
4 4 (1.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (1.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (0.92%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 3 (0.92%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.61%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (0.61%) MongoDB
6 2 (0.61%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.61%) Redis
6 2 (0.61%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (0.61%) SQL Server 2019
6 2 (0.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.31%) Metadata
Development Applications
1 48 (14.68%) Git (software)
2 16 (4.89%) JIRA
3 5 (1.53%) TeamCity
4 4 (1.22%) Bitbucket
4 4 (1.22%) Jenkins
4 4 (1.22%) NUnit
5 3 (0.92%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (0.61%) Cypress.io
6 2 (0.61%) Selenium
6 2 (0.61%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (0.61%) Zephyr
7 1 (0.31%) Katalon Studio
7 1 (0.31%) Maven
7 1 (0.31%) Postman
General
1 160 (48.93%) Social Skills
2 49 (14.98%) Marketing
3 34 (10.40%) Retail
4 31 (9.48%) Advertising
4 31 (9.48%) Finance
5 21 (6.42%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (3.98%) Telecoms
7 12 (3.67%) Automotive
7 12 (3.67%) Electronics
8 10 (3.06%) Military
8 10 (3.06%) Organisational Skills
9 8 (2.45%) Inclusion and Diversity
10 7 (2.14%) Brand Awareness
10 7 (2.14%) Law
11 6 (1.83%) Local Government
12 5 (1.53%) Banking
12 5 (1.53%) Legal
12 5 (1.53%) Public Sector
13 4 (1.22%) Influencing Skills
14 3 (0.92%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 93 (28.44%) Developer
2 31 (9.48%) Development Manager
3 29 (8.87%) Business Development Manager
3 29 (8.87%) Business Manager
4 27 (8.26%) Architect
5 26 (7.95%) Senior Developer
5 26 (7.95%) Systems Engineer
6 25 (7.65%) Chief Systems Engineer
7 21 (6.42%) Solutions Architect
7 21 (6.42%) Web Developer
8 15 (4.59%) Full Stack Developer
8 15 (4.59%) Software Engineer
9 14 (4.28%) Senior Web Developer
10 13 (3.98%) Security Engineer
10 13 (3.98%) Support Technician
10 13 (3.98%) Technical Architect
11 12 (3.67%) Field Support Technician
11 12 (3.67%) Linux Engineer
11 12 (3.67%) Senior Linux Engineer
11 12 (3.67%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (24.16%) HTML
2 48 (14.68%) .NET
2 48 (14.68%) CSS
3 40 (12.23%) React
4 36 (11.01%) RESTful
5 35 (10.70%) Sass
6 30 (9.17%) COM
7 25 (7.65%) 802.1X
8 22 (6.73%) Next.js
9 21 (6.42%) .NET Core
10 19 (5.81%) Laravel
11 18 (5.50%) GatsbyJS
12 14 (4.28%) AngularJS
12 14 (4.28%) Web Services
13 13 (3.98%) Node.js
14 11 (3.36%) SOAP
15 10 (3.06%) CSS3
15 10 (3.06%) REST
15 10 (3.06%) Symfony
15 10 (3.06%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 64 (19.57%) User Experience
2 48 (14.68%) Internet of Things
3 43 (13.15%) Driving Licence
4 38 (11.62%) Mobile App
5 33 (10.09%) Social Media
6 32 (9.79%) Virtual Team
7 22 (6.73%) Data Centre
8 18 (5.50%) Self-Motivation
9 12 (3.67%) CAN bus
10 10 (3.06%) BYOD
10 10 (3.06%) Cyberattack
10 10 (3.06%) Home Automation
11 7 (2.14%) Public Cloud
12 5 (1.53%) Cloud Native
12 5 (1.53%) NHS
12 5 (1.53%) RIA
13 4 (1.22%) Housing Association
13 4 (1.22%) Management Information System
14 3 (0.92%) Embedded Systems
14 3 (0.92%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 33 (10.09%) Linux
2 27 (8.26%) Windows
3 22 (6.73%) Android
4 18 (5.50%) Apple iOS
5 10 (3.06%) Embedded Linux
6 8 (2.45%) Windows Server
7 6 (1.83%) Debian
7 6 (1.83%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.92%) Unix
8 3 (0.92%) Windows 10
9 2 (0.61%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.31%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (18.96%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (18.65%) Software Engineering
3 49 (14.98%) Web Development
4 45 (13.76%) Problem-Solving
5 40 (12.23%) Coaching
6 36 (11.01%) Full Stack Development
7 35 (10.70%) Business Development
7 35 (10.70%) Mentoring
7 35 (10.70%) Time Management
8 34 (10.40%) Microservices
9 32 (9.79%) Digital Marketing
10 30 (9.17%) B2B
10 30 (9.17%) DevOps
10 30 (9.17%) Display Advertising
10 30 (9.17%) Pay per click
10 30 (9.17%) Test Automation
11 29 (8.87%) B2B Sales
12 25 (7.65%) Storage Management
13 24 (7.34%) BDD
13 24 (7.34%) Clean Code
Programming Languages
1 85 (25.99%) JavaScript
2 40 (12.23%) C#
3 35 (10.70%) PHP
4 31 (9.48%) Python
5 21 (6.42%) Java
6 20 (6.12%) Go
6 20 (6.12%) SQL
7 18 (5.50%) ES6
8 17 (5.20%) C
9 16 (4.89%) PowerShell
10 15 (4.59%) TypeScript
11 14 (4.28%) Bash Shell
12 12 (3.67%) C++
12 12 (3.67%) T-SQL
13 7 (2.14%) ES7
13 7 (2.14%) PHP 5
13 7 (2.14%) PHP 7
14 6 (1.83%) Rust
15 5 (1.53%) Ruby
16 4 (1.22%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 30 (9.17%) Degree
2 6 (1.83%) DBS Check
3 5 (1.53%) PhD
4 4 (1.22%) CISSP
4 4 (1.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 3 (0.92%) CEH
5 3 (0.92%) CISM
5 3 (0.92%) GCFE
5 3 (0.92%) GIAC
5 3 (0.92%) GISP
5 3 (0.92%) GSEC
5 3 (0.92%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.92%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.61%) CCNP
6 2 (0.61%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.31%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.28%) Accessibility
2 7 (2.14%) WCAG
3 5 (1.53%) QA
4 3 (0.92%) GAMP
4 3 (0.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.61%) HL7
6 1 (0.31%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 35 (10.70%) Docker
2 18 (5.50%) Firmware
3 11 (3.36%) Active Directory
4 6 (1.83%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (1.53%) vSphere
6 4 (1.22%) iptables
6 4 (1.22%) KVM
6 4 (1.22%) QEMU
6 4 (1.22%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (0.31%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (2.45%) Kubernetes
1 8 (2.45%) Nmap
1 8 (2.45%) ZABBIX
2 4 (1.22%) Galera Cluster
2 4 (1.22%) Graylog
2 4 (1.22%) HAProxy
2 4 (1.22%) Terraform
3 3 (0.92%) Ansible
3 3 (0.92%) Puppet
3 3 (0.92%) QRadar
4 2 (0.61%) Microsoft Intune
4 2 (0.61%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.31%) SCCM
Vendors
1 71 (21.71%) Microsoft
2 54 (16.51%) Google
3 50 (15.29%) Apple
4 34 (10.40%) Facebook
5 21 (6.42%) Palo Alto
6 19 (5.81%) Juniper
7 16 (4.89%) Cisco
8 14 (4.28%) Fortinet
9 11 (3.36%) Oracle
10 10 (3.06%) Sage
10 10 (3.06%) Zend
11 9 (2.75%) Xamarin
12 7 (2.14%) Arista
12 7 (2.14%) Nokia
12 7 (2.14%) VMware
13 4 (1.22%) Cognizant
13 4 (1.22%) GENBAND
13 4 (1.22%) HP
13 4 (1.22%) Mitel
13 4 (1.22%) Percona