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 18 September 2014 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
BT
Rank 92 92 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Permanent jobs citing BT 1 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.10% 0.19% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.20% 0.49% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Average salary £72,500 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+81.25% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
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
507 410 393
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 51.79% 39.35% 50.19%
Number of salaries quoted 420 352 340
Average salary £41,000 £42,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% +8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

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 22 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 15 (100.00%) WAN
1 15 (100.00%) Cisco
1 15 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 14 (93.33%) Project Management
2 14 (93.33%) Firewall
2 14 (93.33%) Telecoms
2 14 (93.33%) CCNA
2 14 (93.33%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (93.33%) LAN
2 14 (93.33%) Firmware
2 14 (93.33%) CCSA
2 14 (93.33%) Network Management
2 14 (93.33%) Change Control
3 7 (46.67%) Coaching
3 7 (46.67%) Network Design
4 5 (33.33%) ITIL
4 5 (33.33%) PRINCE2
5 2 (13.33%) Finance
6 1 (6.67%) Avaya
6 1 (6.67%) Juniper
6 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (6.67%) Aruba

BT
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 15 (100.00%) WAN
2 14 (93.33%) Firewall
2 14 (93.33%) LAN
General
1 14 (93.33%) Telecoms
2 2 (13.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Network Engineer
2 7 (46.67%) Senior Network Engineer
3 6 (40.00%) Consultant
3 6 (40.00%) Technical Consultant
4 5 (33.33%) Technical Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Network Consultant
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Technical Consultant
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Network Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 14 (93.33%) Firmware
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) Project Management
1 14 (93.33%) Network Management
1 14 (93.33%) Change Control
2 7 (46.67%) Coaching
2 7 (46.67%) Network Design
3 5 (33.33%) ITIL
3 5 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Architecture
Qualifications
1 14 (93.33%) CCNA
1 14 (93.33%) Cisco Certification
1 14 (93.33%) CCSA
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Cisco
1 15 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (6.67%) Avaya
2 1 (6.67%) Juniper
2 1 (6.67%) Aruba