Period
to 19 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for knowledge and experience of BT products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited BT over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

BT
England > North West
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 355 348 354
Rank change year-on-year -7 +6 +8
Permanent jobs citing BT 11 15 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.084% 0.12% 0.100%
As % of the Vendors category 0.18% 0.27% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 12 14 16
North West median annual salary £42,500 £38,750 £31,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.68% +24.00% -10.71%
10th Percentile £29,250 £24,091 £15,750
90th Percentile £48,750 £51,975 £43,750
England median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +1.05% +26.67% -15.25%

BT is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in the North West.

All Vendors
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 6122 5513 5676
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 46.66% 44.55% 43.60%
Number of salaries quoted 4744 4395 4534
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £23,500 £24,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £60,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

BT
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing BT as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for BT in the North West

BT
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for BT in the North West

BT
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing BT in the North West over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for BT in the North West

BT
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BT within the North West region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -21 7 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Merseyside +23 3 £31,000 -38.00%
Lancashire +2 1 £27,500 -18.28%
BT
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT jobs citing BT also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for BT.

1 8 (72.73%) Ethernet
2 7 (63.64%) VPN
2 7 (63.64%) LAN
2 7 (63.64%) Cisco
2 7 (63.64%) IPv6
2 7 (63.64%) MPLS
2 7 (63.64%) OSPF
2 7 (63.64%) BGP
2 7 (63.64%) Firewall
2 7 (63.64%) IPsec
3 5 (45.45%) JNCIP
3 5 (45.45%) BT 21CN
3 5 (45.45%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (45.45%) Cacti
3 5 (45.45%) SolarWinds
3 5 (45.45%) SolarWinds Orion
3 5 (45.45%) Junos
3 5 (45.45%) Cisco Nexus
3 5 (45.45%) HSRP
3 5 (45.45%) FortiGate
3 5 (45.45%) Multicast
3 5 (45.45%) Kalman Filter
3 5 (45.45%) 802.1X
3 5 (45.45%) Web Filtering
3 5 (45.45%) FabricPath
3 5 (45.45%) Cisco IOS
3 5 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (45.45%) Juniper
3 5 (45.45%) L2TP
3 5 (45.45%) RSVP

BT
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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:

Communications & Networking
1 8 (72.73%) Ethernet
2 7 (63.64%) BGP
2 7 (63.64%) Firewall
2 7 (63.64%) IPsec
2 7 (63.64%) IPv6
2 7 (63.64%) LAN
2 7 (63.64%) MPLS
2 7 (63.64%) OSPF
2 7 (63.64%) VPN
3 5 (45.45%) Broadband
3 5 (45.45%) BT 21CN
3 5 (45.45%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (45.45%) Cisco IOS
3 5 (45.45%) Cisco Nexus
3 5 (45.45%) HSRP
3 5 (45.45%) IPv4
3 5 (45.45%) Junos
3 5 (45.45%) L2TP
3 5 (45.45%) RSVP
3 5 (45.45%) VRRP
General
1 4 (36.36%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Cisco Engineer
1 5 (45.45%) Implementation Engineer
1 5 (45.45%) IP Engineer
1 5 (45.45%) Juniper Engineer
1 5 (45.45%) Operations Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Contracts Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Junior
3 1 (9.09%) Junior Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Mitel Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Mitel Support
3 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Linux
1 5 (45.45%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Kalman Filter
1 5 (45.45%) Web Filtering
2 2 (18.18%) Network Design
3 1 (9.09%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) CCNP
1 5 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (45.45%) JNCIP
Systems Management
1 5 (45.45%) Cacti
1 5 (45.45%) FortiGate
1 5 (45.45%) SolarWinds Orion
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Cisco
2 5 (45.45%) Juniper
2 5 (45.45%) SolarWinds
3 3 (27.27%) Openreach
4 1 (9.09%) Mitel
4 1 (9.09%) NEC