The table below looks at the statistics for LLU skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LLU over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Loop Unbundling (LLU)
Rank - 241 -
Permanent jobs citing LLU 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - 0.015% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.11% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £30,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £22,000 £42,500 £56,250
% change year-on-year
-48.23% -24.44%
LLU
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

Communications & Networking Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1101 932 1243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 16.28% 14.16% 17.43%
Number of salaries quoted 871 766 986
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

LLU
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LLU across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

LLU Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

LLU
Salary Trend in the North West

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

LLU Salary Trend in the North West

LLU
Top 25 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing LLU 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 LLU.

1 6 (100.00%) CCNP
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (100.00%) Juniper
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco
3 4 (66.67%) Internet
4 3 (50.00%) Project Management
5 2 (33.33%) Technical Analysis
5 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (33.33%) VoIP
5 2 (33.33%) Change Management
5 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
5 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
5 2 (33.33%) Redback
5 2 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (33.33%) Huawei
5 2 (33.33%) Fujitsu
5 2 (33.33%) Cacti
5 2 (33.33%) Zenoss
5 2 (33.33%) SolarWinds
5 2 (33.33%) MPLS
5 2 (33.33%) HNC
5 2 (33.33%) HND
5 2 (33.33%) MS Visio
6 1 (16.67%) Broadband
6 1 (16.67%) Network Design

LLU
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing LLU 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 LLU. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (33.33%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) Internet
2 2 (33.33%) VoIP
2 2 (33.33%) MPLS
3 1 (16.67%) Broadband
General
1 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) IP Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) IP Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) Technical Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) CCNP
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (33.33%) HNC
2 2 (33.33%) HND
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Cacti
1 2 (33.33%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Juniper
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco
3 2 (33.33%) Redback
3 2 (33.33%) Huawei
3 2 (33.33%) Fujitsu
3 2 (33.33%) SolarWinds