The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of BT products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BT over the 3 months to 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
BT
Rank - 101 77
Permanent jobs citing BT 0 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent - 0.44% 0.12%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.94% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 1
Average salary - £30,000 £17,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +76.47%
UK excluding London average salary £42,947 £32,853 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+30.72% -24.47%
BT
South East

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

Vendors Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
491 530 381
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 49.40% 46.25% 46.58%
Number of salaries quoted 443 425 310
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £72,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

BT
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

BT Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

BT
Salary Trend in Kent

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

BT Salary Trend in Kent

BT
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 5 (100.00%) WAN
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (80.00%) Avaya
2 4 (80.00%) Juniper
2 4 (80.00%) CheckPoint
2 4 (80.00%) Aruba
3 3 (60.00%) Polycom
3 3 (60.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (20.00%) Firewall
4 1 (20.00%) Wireless
4 1 (20.00%) Ethernet
4 1 (20.00%) SNMP
4 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (20.00%) VPN
4 1 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) ADSL
4 1 (20.00%) Broadband
4 1 (20.00%) LAN
4 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (20.00%) SHDSL
4 1 (20.00%) CCNA
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (20.00%) OSPF
4 1 (20.00%) BGP

BT
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) WAN
2 1 (20.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (20.00%) SNMP
2 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (20.00%) VPN
2 1 (20.00%) OSPF
2 1 (20.00%) BGP
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) Wireless
2 1 (20.00%) SHDSL
2 1 (20.00%) ADSL
2 1 (20.00%) Broadband
2 1 (20.00%) LAN
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Network Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Network Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Network Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Field Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Technical Consultant
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CCNA
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (80.00%) Avaya
2 4 (80.00%) Juniper
2 4 (80.00%) CheckPoint
2 4 (80.00%) Aruba
3 3 (60.00%) Polycom