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 3 months to 25 June 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
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 263 221 240
Rank change year-on-year -42 +19  
Permanent jobs citing BT 8 13 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.12% 0.23% 0.17%
As % of the Vendors category 0.26% 0.54% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 8 13 11
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% +36.36%  
UK excluding London median salary £26,500 £37,500 £33,250
% change year-on-year -29.33% +12.78%  

BT is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 3103 2389 2872
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 45.94% 43.11% 45.02%
Number of salaries quoted 2468 1958 2302
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,674
% change year-on-year - +1.98%  

BT
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing BT as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

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 3 months to 25 June 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 3 months to 25 June 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
Manchester -28 6 £42,500 +13.33%
Cheshire - 1 £30,000 -
Lancashire - 1 £27,500 -
BT
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 7 (70.00%) Firewall
2 6 (60.00%) BT 21CN
2 6 (60.00%) Cisco ASA
2 6 (60.00%) Cacti
2 6 (60.00%) SolarWinds
2 6 (60.00%) SolarWinds Orion
2 6 (60.00%) HSRP
2 6 (60.00%) FortiGate
2 6 (60.00%) Broadband
2 6 (60.00%) VPN
2 6 (60.00%) Cisco
2 6 (60.00%) IPv4
2 6 (60.00%) IPv6
2 6 (60.00%) Juniper
2 6 (60.00%) OSPF
2 6 (60.00%) BGP
2 6 (60.00%) L2TP
2 6 (60.00%) RSVP
3 5 (50.00%) VRRP
3 5 (50.00%) IPsec
3 5 (50.00%) Ethernet
3 5 (50.00%) MPLS
3 5 (50.00%) CCNP
3 5 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (50.00%) LAN
3 5 (50.00%) Unix
3 5 (50.00%) Linux
3 5 (50.00%) C
3 5 (50.00%) Multicast
3 5 (50.00%) Junos

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 7 (70.00%) Firewall
2 6 (60.00%) BGP
2 6 (60.00%) Broadband
2 6 (60.00%) BT 21CN
2 6 (60.00%) Cisco ASA
2 6 (60.00%) HSRP
2 6 (60.00%) IPv4
2 6 (60.00%) IPv6
2 6 (60.00%) L2TP
2 6 (60.00%) OSPF
2 6 (60.00%) RSVP
2 6 (60.00%) VPN
3 5 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 5 (50.00%) FabricPath
3 5 (50.00%) IPsec
3 5 (50.00%) Junos
3 5 (50.00%) LAN
3 5 (50.00%) MPLS
3 5 (50.00%) Multicast
3 5 (50.00%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) MySQL
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
1 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) IP Engineer
1 6 (60.00%) Operations Engineer
2 5 (50.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 5 (50.00%) Implementation Engineer
2 5 (50.00%) Juniper Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Junior
4 1 (10.00%) Junior Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Mitel Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Mitel Support
4 1 (10.00%) PHP Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) 802.1X
2 1 (10.00%) Middleware
2 1 (10.00%) React
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) BBC
1 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Linux
1 5 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
1 5 (50.00%) Web Filtering
2 2 (20.00%) Project Management
2 2 (20.00%) Project Planning
2 2 (20.00%) Resource Management
2 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (10.00%) Microservices
3 1 (10.00%) MVC
3 1 (10.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) C
2 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (10.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) CCNP
1 5 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (50.00%) JNCIP
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (60.00%) Cacti
1 6 (60.00%) FortiGate
1 6 (60.00%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Cisco
1 6 (60.00%) Juniper
1 6 (60.00%) SolarWinds
2 1 (10.00%) Mitel
2 1 (10.00%) Redback