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 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Loop Unbundling (LLU)
Rank 908 949 992
Rank change year-on-year
+41 +43
Permanent jobs citing LLU 32 18 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.031% 0.016% 0.006%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.18% 0.090% 0.034%
Number of salaries quoted 32 18 7
Median salary £20,480 £20,475 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.02% -50.06%
UK excluding London median salary - £59,500 £21,000
% change year-on-year
- +183.33%

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
17642 20011 20591
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.21% 18.11% 17.16%
Number of salaries quoted 14649 15894 16366
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £62,500 £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 2 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 6 May 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
London +36 32 £20,480 +0.02%
England +25 32 £20,480 +0.02%

LLU
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 40 (97.56%) Telecoms
2 39 (95.12%) Internet
3 38 (92.68%) Windows
3 38 (92.68%) Broadband
4 30 (73.17%) VoIP
5 23 (56.10%) ADSL
6 21 (51.22%) POP3
6 21 (51.22%) SMTP
6 21 (51.22%) DNS
7 19 (46.34%) IMAP
8 14 (34.15%) Wireless
9 13 (31.71%) Kalman Filter
10 10 (24.39%) Firewall
10 10 (24.39%) PSTN
10 10 (24.39%) DHCP
10 10 (24.39%) CRM
11 9 (21.95%) LAN
11 9 (21.95%) WAN
11 9 (21.95%) Linux
11 9 (21.95%) B2B
11 9 (21.95%) 3G
11 9 (21.95%) Wi-Fi
11 9 (21.95%) 2G
11 9 (21.95%) Time Management
11 9 (21.95%) Android
11 9 (21.95%) LTE
11 9 (21.95%) Mac OS
11 9 (21.95%) 4G
11 9 (21.95%) Openreach
12 6 (14.63%) BT

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 6 (14.63%) MS Office
2 3 (7.32%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 39 (95.12%) Internet
2 38 (92.68%) Broadband
3 30 (73.17%) VoIP
4 23 (56.10%) ADSL
5 21 (51.22%) DNS
5 21 (51.22%) POP3
5 21 (51.22%) SMTP
6 19 (46.34%) IMAP
7 14 (34.15%) Wireless
8 10 (24.39%) DHCP
8 10 (24.39%) Firewall
8 10 (24.39%) PSTN
9 9 (21.95%) 2G
9 9 (21.95%) 3G
9 9 (21.95%) 4G
9 9 (21.95%) LAN
9 9 (21.95%) LTE
9 9 (21.95%) WAN
9 9 (21.95%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (7.32%) VPN
General
1 40 (97.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (46.34%) 1st/2nd Line Support
1 19 (46.34%) 1st/2nd Line Technical Support
1 19 (46.34%) 2nd Line Support
1 19 (46.34%) 2nd Line Technical Support
1 19 (46.34%) Technical Advisor
1 19 (46.34%) Technical Support
1 19 (46.34%) Technical Support Advisor
2 16 (39.02%) Technical Customer Support
3 9 (21.95%) Analyst
3 9 (21.95%) Operations Analyst
3 9 (21.95%) Technical Analyst
3 9 (21.95%) Technical Operations Analyst
4 2 (4.88%) Graduate
4 2 (4.88%) Graduate Technical Support
5 1 (2.44%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (2.44%) Architect
5 1 (2.44%) Network Engineer
5 1 (2.44%) Network Support
5 1 (2.44%) Network Support Engineer
5 1 (2.44%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 38 (92.68%) Windows
2 9 (21.95%) Android
2 9 (21.95%) Linux
2 9 (21.95%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (31.71%) Kalman Filter
2 10 (24.39%) CRM
3 9 (21.95%) B2B
3 9 (21.95%) Time Management
4 1 (2.44%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (2.44%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (2.44%) Fault Management
4 1 (2.44%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 3 (7.32%) CCNA
1 3 (7.32%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.44%) CCNP
2 1 (2.44%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) SLA
Vendors
1 9 (21.95%) Openreach
2 6 (14.63%) BT
2 6 (14.63%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.32%) Cisco
3 3 (7.32%) Nokia
4 1 (2.44%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.44%) F5
4 1 (2.44%) Juniper
4 1 (2.44%) Meraki