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 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Local Loop Unbundling (LLU)
UK
Rank 841 923 948
Rank change year-on-year
+82 +25
Permanent jobs citing LLU 5 10 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.006% 0.010% 0.011%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.037% 0.057% 0.062%
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 10
Median salary - £20,480 £20,475
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +0.02%
UK excluding London median salary - £72,500 £22,000
% change year-on-year
- +229.54%

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
13570 17522 19474
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.16% 17.14% 18.24%
Number of salaries quoted 11104 14559 15746
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,450 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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 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 23 February 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 +85 5 - -
North West - 5 - -
Manchester - 5 - -
Rochdale - 4 - -
Salford - 1 - -

LLU
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 5 (83.33%) Telecoms
1 5 (83.33%) Internet
2 4 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 4 (66.67%) Change Management
2 4 (66.67%) GAP Analysis
2 4 (66.67%) Supplier Management
2 4 (66.67%) Incident Management
2 4 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (66.67%) ITIL
2 4 (66.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (16.67%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Python
3 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
3 1 (16.67%) Broadband
3 1 (16.67%) SMTP
3 1 (16.67%) Ethernet
3 1 (16.67%) HTTP
3 1 (16.67%) SSL
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) CCIE
3 1 (16.67%) CCNP
3 1 (16.67%) CISSP
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (16.67%) Juniper
3 1 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) CCVP
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) JNCIP
3 1 (16.67%) JNCIE

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 1 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) Internet
2 1 (16.67%) Broadband
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (16.67%) DWDM
2 1 (16.67%) Ethernet
2 1 (16.67%) HTTP
2 1 (16.67%) IOS XR
2 1 (16.67%) MPLS
2 1 (16.67%) NX-OS
2 1 (16.67%) SMTP
2 1 (16.67%) SS7
2 1 (16.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
General
1 5 (83.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Head of Operations
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Designer
2 1 (16.67%) Network Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Network Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Change Management
1 4 (66.67%) GAP Analysis
1 4 (66.67%) Incident Management
1 4 (66.67%) ITIL
1 4 (66.67%) PRINCE2
1 4 (66.67%) Service Delivery
1 4 (66.67%) Supplier Management
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C#
1 1 (16.67%) C++
1 1 (16.67%) Java
1 1 (16.67%) Perl
1 1 (16.67%) PHP
1 1 (16.67%) Python
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CCIE
1 1 (16.67%) CCNP
1 1 (16.67%) CCVP
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (16.67%) CISSP
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
1 1 (16.67%) JNCIE
1 1 (16.67%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (16.67%) Xen
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco
1 1 (16.67%) F5
1 1 (16.67%) Juniper
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle
1 1 (16.67%) VMware