The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of BT products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BT over the 3 months to 27 January 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 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
BT
Rank 185 - 194
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing BT 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.025% - 0.023%
As % of the Vendors category 0.060% - 0.051%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £50,000 - £17,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £33,924 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+54.75% -16.23%
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 Manchester region.

Vendors Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1662 1666 1957
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 42.15% 44.56% 45.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1436 1431 1693
Average salary £37,500 £38,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

BT
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

BT Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

BT
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

BT Salary Trend in Manchester

BT
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BT within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 27 January 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
Cheadle - 1 £50,000 -
BT
North West

BT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) IPstream
2 2 (66.67%) MPLS
2 2 (66.67%) OSPF
2 2 (66.67%) BGP
2 2 (66.67%) Broadband
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Ethernet
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) CCNA
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Juniper
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) RIP
3 1 (33.33%) SNMP
3 1 (33.33%) ADSL
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) SMTP
3 1 (33.33%) DSLAM
3 1 (33.33%) ICMP
3 1 (33.33%) Q.931
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Redback
3 1 (33.33%) VLAN

BT
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 2 (66.67%) Broadband
1 2 (66.67%) Ethernet
1 2 (66.67%) VPN
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
1 2 (66.67%) MPLS
1 2 (66.67%) OSPF
1 2 (66.67%) BGP
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) IPstream
2 1 (33.33%) ADSL
2 1 (33.33%) VLAN
2 1 (33.33%) DSLAM
2 1 (33.33%) ICMP
2 1 (33.33%) Q.931
2 1 (33.33%) Internet
2 1 (33.33%) RIP
2 1 (33.33%) SNMP
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) SMTP
General
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CCNA
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Juniper
2 1 (33.33%) Redback