The table below looks at the statistics for LLU skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LLU over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Loop Unbundling (LLU)
Rank 911 958 996
Rank change year-on-year
+47 +38
Permanent jobs citing LLU 25 17 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.026% 0.015% 0.008%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.15% 0.089% 0.048%
Number of salaries quoted 25 15 10
Median salary £20,480 £20,475 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.02% -50.06%
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £66,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-9.77% +90.00%

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

Communications & Networking Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
16648 19152 20975
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.01% 17.27% 17.42%
Number of salaries quoted 13840 15616 16765
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

LLU
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing LLU as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

LLU Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

LLU
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LLU within the UK.

LLU Salary Trend in the UK

LLU
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LLU over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 within the UK.

LLU Salary Histogram in the UK

LLU
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LLU within the UK over the 3 months to 30 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +52 25 £20,480 +0.02%
London +36 20 £20,480 +0.02%
North West - 5 £60,000 -
Rochdale - 5 £60,000 -
Manchester - 5 £60,000 -

LLU
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, IT jobs citing LLU also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for LLU.

1 44 (100.00%) Broadband
1 44 (100.00%) Internet
1 44 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 39 (88.64%) Windows
3 34 (77.27%) VoIP
4 28 (63.64%) DNS
5 26 (59.09%) ADSL
6 23 (52.27%) POP3
6 23 (52.27%) SMTP
6 23 (52.27%) IMAP
7 16 (36.36%) Wireless
7 16 (36.36%) Kalman Filter
8 15 (34.09%) Firewall
8 15 (34.09%) Wi-Fi
9 13 (29.55%) DHCP
10 12 (27.27%) LAN
11 10 (22.73%) PSTN
11 10 (22.73%) CRM
11 10 (22.73%) Linux
11 10 (22.73%) WAN
11 10 (22.73%) B2B
11 10 (22.73%) 2G
11 10 (22.73%) 3G
11 10 (22.73%) Time Management
11 10 (22.73%) Android
11 10 (22.73%) LTE
11 10 (22.73%) Openreach
11 10 (22.73%) 4G
11 10 (22.73%) Mac OS
12 5 (11.36%) Git (software)

LLU
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 44 (100.00%) Broadband
1 44 (100.00%) Internet
2 34 (77.27%) VoIP
3 28 (63.64%) DNS
4 26 (59.09%) ADSL
5 23 (52.27%) IMAP
5 23 (52.27%) POP3
5 23 (52.27%) SMTP
6 16 (36.36%) Wireless
7 15 (34.09%) Firewall
7 15 (34.09%) Wi-Fi
8 13 (29.55%) DHCP
9 12 (27.27%) LAN
10 10 (22.73%) 2G
10 10 (22.73%) 3G
10 10 (22.73%) 4G
10 10 (22.73%) LTE
10 10 (22.73%) PSTN
10 10 (22.73%) WAN
11 5 (11.36%) HSRP
Development Applications
1 5 (11.36%) Git (software)
General
1 44 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (36.36%) 1st/2nd Line Support
1 16 (36.36%) 1st/2nd Line Technical Support
1 16 (36.36%) 2nd Line Support
1 16 (36.36%) 2nd Line Technical Support
1 16 (36.36%) Technical Advisor
1 16 (36.36%) Technical Customer Support
1 16 (36.36%) Technical Support
1 16 (36.36%) Technical Support Advisor
2 10 (22.73%) Analyst
2 10 (22.73%) Operations Analyst
2 10 (22.73%) Technical Analyst
2 10 (22.73%) Technical Operations Analyst
3 4 (9.09%) Network Engineer
4 2 (4.55%) Design Engineer
4 2 (4.55%) Lead Network Engineer
4 2 (4.55%) Network Design Engineer
5 1 (2.27%) Designer
5 1 (2.27%) Lead Designer
5 1 (2.27%) Network Designer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.36%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.55%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 39 (88.64%) Windows
2 10 (22.73%) Android
2 10 (22.73%) Linux
2 10 (22.73%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (36.36%) Kalman Filter
2 10 (22.73%) B2B
2 10 (22.73%) CRM
2 10 (22.73%) Time Management
3 5 (11.36%) Configuration Management
3 5 (11.36%) Network Management
4 4 (9.09%) Network Design
5 3 (6.82%) Network Planning
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.36%) Perl
1 5 (11.36%) PHP
1 5 (11.36%) Python
1 5 (11.36%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (4.55%) CCNP
1 2 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (4.55%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.36%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (11.36%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (11.36%) Cacti
1 5 (11.36%) Nagios
1 5 (11.36%) OpenNMS
1 5 (11.36%) Puppet
1 5 (11.36%) RANCID
1 5 (11.36%) SCCM
1 5 (11.36%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (22.73%) Openreach
2 5 (11.36%) Brocade
2 5 (11.36%) Cisco
2 5 (11.36%) Ericsson
2 5 (11.36%) Foundry
2 5 (11.36%) Huawei
2 5 (11.36%) Juniper
2 5 (11.36%) ZyXEL