The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Manchester region.

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

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
BT
Rank 175 178 167
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -11
Permanent jobs citing BT 8 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.20% 0.12% 0.21%
As % of the Vendors category 0.46% 0.28% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 6
Average salary £31,250 £37,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £34,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £58,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £51,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-31.70% +36.66%
Vendors Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1743 1799 1889
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 43.46% 44.36% 49.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1396 1517 1628
Average salary £35,000 £39,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.39% +5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
BT
North West

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 1 August 2014. 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
Bolton - 1 £26,500 -
BT
North West

BT
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 7 (70.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (40.00%) NEC
2 4 (40.00%) Project Management
2 4 (40.00%) Service Delivery
2 4 (40.00%) MS Office
2 4 (40.00%) DECT
2 4 (40.00%) VoIP
3 3 (30.00%) Ethernet
3 3 (30.00%) Broadband
3 3 (30.00%) VPN
3 3 (30.00%) DNS
3 3 (30.00%) Cisco
3 3 (30.00%) CCNA
3 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (30.00%) OSPF
3 3 (30.00%) BGP
3 3 (30.00%) Firewall
4 2 (20.00%) IPstream
4 2 (20.00%) Retail
4 2 (20.00%) DSLAM
4 2 (20.00%) ICMP
4 2 (20.00%) Internet
4 2 (20.00%) ADSL
4 2 (20.00%) RIP
4 2 (20.00%) SNMP
4 2 (20.00%) SMTP
5 1 (10.00%) Linux
5 1 (10.00%) MPLS

BT
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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.

Applications
1 4 (40.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) DECT
1 4 (40.00%) VoIP
2 3 (30.00%) Ethernet
2 3 (30.00%) Broadband
2 3 (30.00%) VPN
2 3 (30.00%) DNS
2 3 (30.00%) OSPF
2 3 (30.00%) BGP
2 3 (30.00%) Firewall
3 2 (20.00%) IPstream
3 2 (20.00%) DSLAM
3 2 (20.00%) ICMP
3 2 (20.00%) Internet
3 2 (20.00%) ADSL
3 2 (20.00%) RIP
3 2 (20.00%) SNMP
3 2 (20.00%) SMTP
4 1 (10.00%) MPLS
General
1 7 (70.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Network Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Account Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Sales Manager
4 1 (10.00%) IT Sales Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Sales Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) IT Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Sales Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Consultant
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Project Management
1 4 (40.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) CCNA
1 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) NEC
2 3 (30.00%) Cisco