Period
to 17 October 2019

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 17 October 2019 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
17 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 270 348 352
Rank change year-on-year +78 +4 -12
Permanent jobs citing BT 48 15 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.48% 0.13% 0.11%
As % of the Vendors category 1.17% 0.29% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 15 10 15
North West median annual salary £38,045 £27,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +38.34% -35.29% +13.33%
10th Percentile £20,000 £23,000 £29,250
90th Percentile £43,750 £44,496 £48,750
England median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.27% -7.37% +5.56%

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 4,089 5,247 5,931
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 40.47% 44.62% 46.38%
Number of salaries quoted 3,002 4,157 4,588
North West median annual salary £42,500 £43,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.86% +2.94% +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,750 £24,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,010 £66,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

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 17 October 2019.

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 17 October 2019. 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
Cheshire +51 22 - -
Manchester +29 15 £29,772 +8.26% 8
Lancashire - 10 £39,155 -
Merseyside - 1 £37,500 -
BT
England

For the 6 months to 17 October 2019, IT jobs citing BT also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the North West region with a requirement for BT.

1 29 (60.42%) Telecoms
2 23 (47.92%) B2B
3 22 (45.83%) DevOps
3 22 (45.83%) Monetization
3 22 (45.83%) Business Agility
4 18 (37.50%) Broadband
5 17 (35.42%) Retail
6 15 (31.25%) Billing
6 15 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (31.25%) Cisco
7 14 (29.17%) Openreach
8 12 (25.00%) Self-Motivation
8 12 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
8 12 (25.00%) Waterfall
9 11 (22.92%) Internet
9 11 (22.92%) Service Delivery
10 10 (20.83%) Migration
10 10 (20.83%) Cisco Certification
10 10 (20.83%) WAN
10 10 (20.83%) LAN
10 10 (20.83%) Windows
11 9 (18.75%) CCNA
11 9 (18.75%) VMware
11 9 (18.75%) Management Information System
11 9 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
11 9 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
11 9 (18.75%) Windows Server
12 8 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
12 8 (16.67%) Nimsoft
13 7 (14.58%) Mentoring

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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (10.42%) IIS
1 5 (10.42%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (14.58%) Microsoft Excel
1 7 (14.58%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.42%) Azure
1 5 (10.42%) Office 365
1 5 (10.42%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 18 (37.50%) Broadband
2 11 (22.92%) Internet
3 10 (20.83%) LAN
3 10 (20.83%) WAN
4 7 (14.58%) VoIP
5 6 (12.50%) Ethernet
5 6 (12.50%) Firewall
5 6 (12.50%) PSTN
5 6 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
6 5 (10.42%) ADSL
6 5 (10.42%) DNS
6 5 (10.42%) DSLAM
6 5 (10.42%) IP Telephony
6 5 (10.42%) MPLS
6 5 (10.42%) Network Security
6 5 (10.42%) PBX
6 5 (10.42%) SSL
6 5 (10.42%) VLAN
6 5 (10.42%) Wireless
7 4 (8.33%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.42%) Power BI
1 5 (10.42%) Qlik Sense
2 2 (4.17%) Relational Database
General
1 29 (60.42%) Telecoms
2 17 (35.42%) Retail
3 15 (31.25%) Billing
4 6 (12.50%) Advertising
5 1 (2.08%) Finance
5 1 (2.08%) Local Government
5 1 (2.08%) Police
5 1 (2.08%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 12 (25.00%) Analyst
2 6 (12.50%) Delivery Manager
2 6 (12.50%) Designer
2 6 (12.50%) Solutions Analyst
2 6 (12.50%) Solutions Designer
2 6 (12.50%) Systems Analyst
2 6 (12.50%) Technical Delivery Manager
2 6 (12.50%) Technical Manager
3 5 (10.42%) IP Engineer
3 5 (10.42%) Service Desk Manager
3 5 (10.42%) Service Manager
4 4 (8.33%) Business Analytics Analyst
4 4 (8.33%) Coordinator
4 4 (8.33%) Network Engineer
4 4 (8.33%) Network Security Engineer
4 4 (8.33%) Security Engineer
5 2 (4.17%) Engagement Manager
5 2 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (4.17%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (4.17%) Telecoms Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.33%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 12 (25.00%) Self-Motivation
2 9 (18.75%) Management Information System
3 8 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (12.50%) Driving Licence
5 4 (8.33%) PKI
6 3 (6.25%) Data Centre
7 1 (2.08%) e-Learning
7 1 (2.08%) Fibre Optics
Operating Systems
1 10 (20.83%) Windows
2 9 (18.75%) Windows Server
2 9 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (47.92%) B2B
2 22 (45.83%) Business Agility
2 22 (45.83%) DevOps
2 22 (45.83%) Monetization
3 15 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
4 12 (25.00%) Waterfall
5 11 (22.92%) Service Delivery
6 10 (20.83%) Migration
7 7 (14.58%) Coaching
7 7 (14.58%) Mentoring
7 7 (14.58%) Project Management
8 6 (12.50%) Analytics
8 6 (12.50%) Business Analysis
8 6 (12.50%) Collaborative Working
8 6 (12.50%) ITIL
8 6 (12.50%) Line Management
8 6 (12.50%) PRINCE2
8 6 (12.50%) Six Sigma
8 6 (12.50%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.42%) SQL
2 1 (2.08%) C
2 1 (2.08%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (20.83%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (18.75%) CCNA
3 5 (10.42%) CCNP
3 5 (10.42%) JNCIA
4 2 (4.17%) Degree
5 1 (2.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.42%) SLA
2 4 (8.33%) GDPR
2 4 (8.33%) ISO 22301
2 4 (8.33%) ISO 9001
2 4 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 5 (10.42%) Active Directory
1 5 (10.42%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.08%) Nagios
1 1 (2.08%) OpenNMS
Vendors
1 15 (31.25%) Cisco
2 14 (29.17%) Openreach
3 9 (18.75%) VMware
4 8 (16.67%) Nimsoft
5 7 (14.58%) Meraki
5 7 (14.58%) Microsoft
5 7 (14.58%) Virgin Media
6 5 (10.42%) Ericsson
6 5 (10.42%) Huawei
6 5 (10.42%) Juniper
6 5 (10.42%) Redback
6 5 (10.42%) Sophos
7 4 (8.33%) IBM
7 4 (8.33%) Lavastorm
7 4 (8.33%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.08%) CheckPoint
8 1 (2.08%) F5
8 1 (2.08%) Oracle
8 1 (2.08%) Tableau