The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of BT products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BT over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within BT Group plc.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
BT
Rank 116 117 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs citing BT 4 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.24% 0.34% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.53% 0.81% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 0
Average salary £43,750 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -15.78%
BT
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Vendors Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
749 741 849
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 45.70% 41.42% 46.60%
Number of salaries quoted 592 541 666
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

BT
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing BT across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

BT Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

BT
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing BT across the Cheshire region.

BT Salary Trend in Cheshire

BT
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BT across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015.

BT Salary Histogram in Cheshire

BT
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BT within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester - 1 £37,500 -
Nantwich - 1 £37,500 -
Warrington - 1 £50,000 -
BT
North West

BT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing BT also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited BT.

1 10 (55.56%) Billing
2 9 (50.00%) Degree
3 7 (38.89%) Computer Science
3 7 (38.89%) Telecoms
3 7 (38.89%) Java
3 7 (38.89%) RPG
3 7 (38.89%) LAN
3 7 (38.89%) WAN
4 6 (33.33%) SLA
4 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 6 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 6 (33.33%) Windows
4 6 (33.33%) VMware
4 6 (33.33%) iSeries
5 5 (27.78%) Avaya
5 5 (27.78%) Line Management
6 4 (22.22%) RPG/400
6 4 (22.22%) Technical Analysis
6 4 (22.22%) Synon
6 4 (22.22%) Cisco
6 4 (22.22%) Swing
6 4 (22.22%) JMS
6 4 (22.22%) SQL
6 4 (22.22%) Web Services
6 4 (22.22%) AS400
7 3 (16.67%) SSL
7 3 (16.67%) Firewall
7 3 (16.67%) Wireless
7 3 (16.67%) Toshiba
7 3 (16.67%) Validation

BT
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing BT also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited BT. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (16.67%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (38.89%) LAN
1 7 (38.89%) WAN
2 3 (16.67%) SSL
2 3 (16.67%) Firewall
2 3 (16.67%) Wireless
2 3 (16.67%) VoIP
2 3 (16.67%) DHCP
2 3 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 3 (16.67%) VPN
2 3 (16.67%) DNS
2 3 (16.67%) Broadband
2 3 (16.67%) Intranet
2 3 (16.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 3 (16.67%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Synon
2 3 (16.67%) JIRA
General
1 10 (55.56%) Billing
2 7 (38.89%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (22.22%) Software Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Technical Support
2 3 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
2 3 (16.67%) Production Manager
2 3 (16.67%) IT Infrastructure Manager
2 3 (16.67%) 3rd Line Technical Support
3 1 (5.56%) Operations Team Leader
3 1 (5.56%) Team Leader
3 1 (5.56%) Software Support Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Support Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Network Consultant
3 1 (5.56%) Consultant
3 1 (5.56%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) Swing
1 4 (22.22%) JMS
1 4 (22.22%) Web Services
2 3 (16.67%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Computer Science
2 6 (33.33%) iSeries
3 4 (22.22%) AS400
4 3 (16.67%) Mathematics
4 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (33.33%) Windows
2 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Line Management
2 4 (22.22%) Technical Analysis
3 3 (16.67%) Validation
3 3 (16.67%) Product Management
3 3 (16.67%) Unit Testing
3 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 3 (16.67%) Incident Management
3 3 (16.67%) ITIL
3 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 3 (16.67%) Project Management
3 3 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 3 (16.67%) Server Building
3 3 (16.67%) SDLC
4 1 (5.56%) Supplier Management
4 1 (5.56%) Network Design
4 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.56%) B2B
4 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) Java
1 7 (38.89%) RPG
2 4 (22.22%) RPG/400
2 4 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (33.33%) SLA
2 2 (11.11%) ISO 9001
2 2 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (16.67%) XenApp
2 3 (16.67%) XenServer
2 3 (16.67%) XenDesktop
2 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 6 (33.33%) VMware
2 5 (27.78%) Avaya
3 4 (22.22%) Cisco
4 3 (16.67%) Toshiba
4 3 (16.67%) Perforce
4 3 (16.67%) Oracle
4 3 (16.67%) Citrix