The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of BT products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BT over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within BT Group plc.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
BT
Rank 220 200 206
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +6
Permanent jobs citing BT 6 10 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.11% 0.19% 0.037%
As % of the Vendors category 0.22% 0.37% 0.073%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 2
Average salary £47,500 £55,000 £39,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% +40.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,600 £27,500 £36,650
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £55,000 £41,850
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £48,750
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -28.20%
BT
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Vendors Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2712 2726 2746
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 47.70% 50.74% 50.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2232 2262 2359
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

BT
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing BT across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

BT Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

BT
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

BT Salary Trend in the West Midlands

BT
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BT across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

BT Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

BT
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BT within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Bromwich - 2 £60,000 -
Herefordshire - 1 £50,000 -
Shropshire - 1 £37,500 -
BT
England

BT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing BT 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 BT.

1 12 (60.00%) IBM
2 7 (35.00%) Cisco
2 7 (35.00%) ITIL
2 7 (35.00%) Telecoms
2 7 (35.00%) SCCM
3 6 (30.00%) Intershop
3 6 (30.00%) WebSphere
3 6 (30.00%) Actinic
3 6 (30.00%) hybris
3 6 (30.00%) Venda
3 6 (30.00%) Demandware
3 6 (30.00%) ATG
3 6 (30.00%) Retail
3 6 (30.00%) E-Commerce
3 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (30.00%) MPLS
4 5 (25.00%) Project Management
5 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (20.00%) CCNP
5 4 (20.00%) Windows
5 4 (20.00%) PRINCE2
5 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 4 (20.00%) Coaching
6 3 (15.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 3 (15.00%) xDSL
6 3 (15.00%) SaaS
6 3 (15.00%) Lync
6 3 (15.00%) IaaS

BT
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing BT 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 BT. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (30.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (15.00%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (15.00%) SaaS
2 3 (15.00%) IaaS
3 1 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (30.00%) MPLS
2 3 (15.00%) OSPF
2 3 (15.00%) BGP
2 3 (15.00%) Firewall
2 3 (15.00%) VoIP
2 3 (15.00%) WAN
2 3 (15.00%) Ethernet
2 3 (15.00%) VPN
2 3 (15.00%) SAN
2 3 (15.00%) VPLS
2 3 (15.00%) xDSL
3 1 (5.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) LoadRunner
1 1 (5.00%) Selenium
1 1 (5.00%) Rational Performance Tester
1 1 (5.00%) Cucumber
General
1 7 (35.00%) Telecoms
2 6 (30.00%) Retail
3 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Project Manager
2 5 (25.00%) Consultant
3 3 (15.00%) Senior Project Manager
3 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 3 (15.00%) Architect
3 3 (15.00%) Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 3 (15.00%) Sales Consultant
3 3 (15.00%) Senior Manager
3 3 (15.00%) Enterprise Architect
3 3 (15.00%) Pre Sales Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Test Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Business Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Delivery Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Service Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Performance Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Performance Test Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Automation Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) EPoS
1 3 (15.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) ITIL
2 6 (30.00%) E-Commerce
3 5 (25.00%) Project Management
4 4 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 4 (20.00%) Coaching
5 3 (15.00%) Information Security
5 3 (15.00%) CRM
5 3 (15.00%) Incident Management
5 3 (15.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (15.00%) TOGAF
5 3 (15.00%) Supplier Management
6 2 (10.00%) Web Analytics
6 2 (10.00%) Analytics
7 1 (5.00%) Line Management
7 1 (5.00%) IT Governance
7 1 (5.00%) Time Management
7 1 (5.00%) Asset Management
7 1 (5.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) CCNP
1 4 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (15.00%) CCIP
2 3 (15.00%) CCIE
3 2 (10.00%) PMP
4 1 (5.00%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (15.00%) VMware ESX
1 3 (15.00%) XenApp
1 3 (15.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (35.00%) SCCM
2 3 (15.00%) Cacti
2 3 (15.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 3 (15.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 12 (60.00%) IBM
2 7 (35.00%) Cisco
3 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (30.00%) ATG
3 6 (30.00%) Actinic
3 6 (30.00%) hybris
3 6 (30.00%) Venda
3 6 (30.00%) Demandware
3 6 (30.00%) Intershop
4 3 (15.00%) SolarWinds
4 3 (15.00%) ServiceNow
4 3 (15.00%) VMware
4 3 (15.00%) AppSense
4 3 (15.00%) Remedy
4 3 (15.00%) Autodesk
4 3 (15.00%) Dell
4 3 (15.00%) Citrix
4 3 (15.00%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (10.00%) Reuters
5 2 (10.00%) Cognizant