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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Local Loop Unbundling (LLU)
UK
Rank 845 927 939
Rank change year-on-year
+82 +12
Permanent jobs citing LLU 4 12 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.012% 0.011%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.028% 0.072% 0.063%
Number of salaries quoted 0 12 9
Median salary - £20,480 £20,475
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +0.02%
UK excluding London median salary - £45,000 -

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
14124 16758 18949
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.74% 16.76% 18.01%
Number of salaries quoted 11537 13913 15380
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
Top 4 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 20 January 2017. 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 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 +80 4 - -
North West - 4 - -
Rochdale - 4 - -
Manchester - 4 - -

LLU
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 10 (100.00%) Internet
2 7 (70.00%) Telecoms
3 6 (60.00%) Broadband
3 6 (60.00%) SMTP
4 4 (40.00%) ITIL
4 4 (40.00%) PRINCE2
4 4 (40.00%) Service Delivery
4 4 (40.00%) Change Management
4 4 (40.00%) GAP Analysis
4 4 (40.00%) Supplier Management
4 4 (40.00%) Incident Management
4 4 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (30.00%) Cisco IOS
5 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (30.00%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (30.00%) LTE
5 3 (30.00%) 4G
5 3 (30.00%) F5
5 3 (30.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (30.00%) Line Management
5 3 (30.00%) IOS XR
5 3 (30.00%) NX-OS
5 3 (30.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 3 (30.00%) Xen
5 3 (30.00%) IMAP
5 3 (30.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (30.00%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (30.00%) Firewall
5 3 (30.00%) Perl
5 3 (30.00%) PHP

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:

Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 3 (30.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) Internet
2 6 (60.00%) Broadband
2 6 (60.00%) SMTP
3 3 (30.00%) 3G
3 3 (30.00%) ADSL
3 3 (30.00%) DNS
3 3 (30.00%) DWDM
3 3 (30.00%) Firewall
3 3 (30.00%) HTTP
3 3 (30.00%) IOS XR
3 3 (30.00%) LAN
3 3 (30.00%) MPLS
3 3 (30.00%) NX-OS
3 3 (30.00%) POP3
3 3 (30.00%) PSTN
3 3 (30.00%) SS7
3 3 (30.00%) SSL
3 3 (30.00%) VoIP
3 3 (30.00%) WAN
3 3 (30.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) MySQL
General
1 7 (70.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Head of Operations
2 3 (30.00%) Architect
2 3 (30.00%) Network Architect
2 3 (30.00%) Senior Architect
2 3 (30.00%) Senior Network Architect
2 3 (30.00%) Technical Advisor
2 3 (30.00%) Technical Support
2 3 (30.00%) Technical Support Advisor
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 3 (30.00%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Linux
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Change Management
1 4 (40.00%) GAP Analysis
1 4 (40.00%) Incident Management
1 4 (40.00%) ITIL
1 4 (40.00%) PRINCE2
1 4 (40.00%) Service Delivery
1 4 (40.00%) Supplier Management
2 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) Perl
1 3 (30.00%) PHP
1 3 (30.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) CCIE
1 3 (30.00%) CCNP
1 3 (30.00%) CCVP
1 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (30.00%) CISSP
1 3 (30.00%) JNCIE
1 3 (30.00%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (30.00%) Xen
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Cisco
1 3 (30.00%) F5
1 3 (30.00%) Juniper
1 3 (30.00%) VMware