Period
to 2 April 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Fibre Optics in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Fibre Optics over the 6 months to 2 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Fibre Optics
England > North East
6 months to
2 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank - 110 127
Permanent jobs citing Fibre Optics 0 1 1
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East - 0.075% 0.054%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.19% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Median annual salary - - £11,550
England median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% -2.78% +10.77%

Fibre Optics is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
North East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 492 513 556
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 37.70% 38.31% 29.76%
Number of salaries quoted 371 394 484
Median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £28,750 £22,250 £24,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £71,017 £60,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +1.01%

Fibre Optics
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Fibre Optics as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for Fibre Optics in the North East

Fibre Optics
Salary Trend in the North East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Fibre Optics in the North East.

Salary trend for Fibre Optics in the North East