Period
to 21 August 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 21 August 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
UK
6 months to
21 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1058 1039 953
Rank change year-on-year -19 -86 +86
Permanent jobs citing BT 129 220 353
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.073% 0.11% 0.16%
As % of the Vendors category 0.16% 0.25% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 85 149 292
UK median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £19,500 £23,900 £20,350
90th Percentile £61,250 £67,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £30,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -18.67% +7.14% -12.50%

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.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 78348 87613 101336
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 44.51% 44.46% 46.42%
Number of salaries quoted 60961 71245 81872
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -

BT
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing BT as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for BT in the UK

BT
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for BT in the UK

BT
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing BT over the 6 months to 21 August 2017.

Salary histogram for BT in the UK

BT
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BT within the UK over the 6 months to 21 August 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
England -15 123 £42,500 - 19
UK excluding London +19 75 £30,500 -18.67% 5
London +19 49 £47,500 -9.52% 14
South East +46 20 £50,000 - 1
South West +12 20 £21,000 -34.46%
Midlands +29 17 £52,500 +16.67%
North of England -26 17 £42,500 +13.33% 2
North West -34 13 £42,500 +13.33% 1
East Midlands +38 12 £52,500 +16.67%
West Midlands +2 5 £24,000 -56.36%
Yorkshire +17 4 £45,500 +62.50% 1
Scotland +8 1 £65,000 -

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 with a requirement for BT.

1 40 (31.01%) Finance
2 38 (29.46%) Telecoms
3 36 (27.91%) Cisco
4 31 (24.03%) Broadband
4 31 (24.03%) Cisco Certification
4 31 (24.03%) Firewall
5 29 (22.48%) Linux
6 25 (19.38%) Degree
7 23 (17.83%) VoIP
8 22 (17.05%) CCNP
8 22 (17.05%) MPLS
8 22 (17.05%) BGP
9 21 (16.28%) VPN
9 21 (16.28%) LAN
9 21 (16.28%) Java
10 20 (15.50%) High Availability
11 19 (14.73%) Juniper
11 19 (14.73%) Agile Software Development
12 18 (13.95%) OSPF
12 18 (13.95%) Change Management
12 18 (13.95%) Windows
13 16 (12.40%) ITIL
13 16 (12.40%) CCNA
13 16 (12.40%) BBC
14 15 (11.63%) Unix
14 15 (11.63%) Project Management
15 13 (10.08%) C#
15 13 (10.08%) Oracle
15 13 (10.08%) WAN
15 13 (10.08%) Ethernet

BT
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 3 (2.33%) WebSphere
1 3 (2.33%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (1.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (2.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (2.33%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (1.55%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.78%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.88%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (3.88%) Office 365
2 2 (1.55%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.78%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (24.03%) Broadband
1 31 (24.03%) Firewall
2 23 (17.83%) VoIP
3 22 (17.05%) BGP
3 22 (17.05%) MPLS
4 21 (16.28%) LAN
4 21 (16.28%) VPN
5 18 (13.95%) OSPF
6 13 (10.08%) Cisco ASA
6 13 (10.08%) Ethernet
6 13 (10.08%) WAN
7 12 (9.30%) VRRP
8 10 (7.75%) Cisco Nexus
8 10 (7.75%) L2TP
9 9 (6.98%) DHCP
9 9 (6.98%) HSRP
9 9 (6.98%) Internet
9 9 (6.98%) IPv4
9 9 (6.98%) IPv6
9 9 (6.98%) RSVP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.10%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.55%) MySQL
2 2 (1.55%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.78%) Geospatial Data
3 1 (0.78%) GIS
3 1 (0.78%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 12 (9.30%) Moq
2 10 (7.75%) Mockito
2 10 (7.75%) Selenium
3 8 (6.20%) Cucumber
4 5 (3.88%) Git (software)
5 4 (3.10%) Jenkins
6 3 (2.33%) Grunt
6 3 (2.33%) webpack
7 2 (1.55%) Mercurial
7 2 (1.55%) NUnit
7 2 (1.55%) VersionOne
General
1 40 (31.01%) Finance
2 38 (29.46%) Telecoms
3 5 (3.88%) Back Office
3 5 (3.88%) Billing
4 4 (3.10%) Advertising
4 4 (3.10%) Financial Institution
4 4 (3.10%) Retail
5 3 (2.33%) Front Office
5 3 (2.33%) Games
5 3 (2.33%) Law
5 3 (2.33%) Legal
5 3 (2.33%) Marketing
6 2 (1.55%) Banking
7 1 (0.78%) Electronics
7 1 (0.78%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 22 (17.05%) Developer
2 17 (13.18%) Network Engineer
3 13 (10.08%) IP Engineer
4 11 (8.53%) Cisco Engineer
5 10 (7.75%) Developer in Test
5 10 (7.75%) Graduate
6 9 (6.98%) Operations Engineer
7 8 (6.20%) Implementation Engineer
7 8 (6.20%) Juniper Engineer
8 7 (5.43%) DevOps Developer
9 6 (4.65%) 2nd Line Support
9 6 (4.65%) Consultant
10 5 (3.88%) IT Manager
10 5 (3.88%) Project Manager
10 5 (3.88%) Support Engineer
11 4 (3.10%) Architect
11 4 (3.10%) Enterprise Architect
11 4 (3.10%) Senior Developer
11 4 (3.10%) Telecoms Engineer
11 4 (3.10%) Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (9.30%) RESTful
2 10 (7.75%) Web Services
2 10 (7.75%) XML
3 9 (6.98%) 802.1X
4 8 (6.20%) HTML
5 5 (3.88%) AngularJS
5 5 (3.88%) CSS
6 4 (3.10%) Middleware
6 4 (3.10%) React
7 3 (2.33%) Ajax
7 3 (2.33%) Hibernate
7 3 (2.33%) J2EE
7 3 (2.33%) Java SE
7 3 (2.33%) JMS
7 3 (2.33%) JSF
7 3 (2.33%) JSP
7 3 (2.33%) PrimeFaces
7 3 (2.33%) Sass
7 3 (2.33%) Spring
7 3 (2.33%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 16 (12.40%) BBC
2 13 (10.08%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (9.30%) Cybercrime
4 11 (8.53%) Data Centre
5 10 (7.75%) New Media
6 8 (6.20%) Management Information System
7 7 (5.43%) Machine to Machine
8 6 (4.65%) Hedge funds
9 4 (3.10%) Digital Media
9 4 (3.10%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (2.33%) Computer Science
10 3 (2.33%) Greenfield Project
11 2 (1.55%) Handset
11 2 (1.55%) NHS
12 1 (0.78%) CCTV
12 1 (0.78%) Public Cloud
12 1 (0.78%) User Experience
12 1 (0.78%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 29 (22.48%) Linux
2 18 (13.95%) Windows
3 15 (11.63%) Unix
4 8 (6.20%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (3.10%) CentOS
5 4 (3.10%) Mac OS
5 4 (3.10%) Windows 7
5 4 (3.10%) Windows 8
5 4 (3.10%) Windows Server
5 4 (3.10%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (3.10%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (2.33%) Solaris
6 3 (2.33%) SUSE
6 3 (2.33%) Windows 10
7 2 (1.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.78%) Android
8 1 (0.78%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.78%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (15.50%) High Availability
2 19 (14.73%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (13.95%) Change Management
4 16 (12.40%) ITIL
5 15 (11.63%) Project Management
6 12 (9.30%) Migration
6 12 (9.30%) Prototyping
6 12 (9.30%) SDLC
6 12 (9.30%) Waterfall
7 11 (8.53%) Kalman Filter
7 11 (8.53%) OO
7 11 (8.53%) TDD
8 10 (7.75%) Business Process Modelling
8 10 (7.75%) Data Migration
8 10 (7.75%) Mentoring
8 10 (7.75%) Software Testing
8 10 (7.75%) Stakeholder Management
8 10 (7.75%) Test Automation
9 9 (6.98%) Network Virtualisation
9 9 (6.98%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (16.28%) Java
2 13 (10.08%) C#
3 9 (6.98%) C
3 9 (6.98%) C++
3 9 (6.98%) Python
4 8 (6.20%) Ruby
5 7 (5.43%) JavaScript
5 7 (5.43%) SQL
6 5 (3.88%) PHP
7 4 (3.10%) Shell Script
8 3 (2.33%) Bourne shell
8 3 (2.33%) C-shell
8 3 (2.33%) Korn
8 3 (2.33%) Perl
9 2 (1.55%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.78%) Apple Swift
10 1 (0.78%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.78%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 31 (24.03%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (19.38%) Degree
3 22 (17.05%) CCNP
4 16 (12.40%) CCNA
5 12 (9.30%) Security Cleared
6 8 (6.20%) JNCIP
7 5 (3.88%) CISSP
7 5 (3.88%) JNCIA
8 4 (3.10%) CCDP
8 4 (3.10%) CCIE
8 4 (3.10%) CEH
8 4 (3.10%) JNCIS
9 3 (2.33%) Computer Science Degree
9 3 (2.33%) GIAC
9 3 (2.33%) Postgraduate
9 3 (2.33%) SSCP
10 2 (1.55%) CISM
11 1 (0.78%) MCSE
11 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (0.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (5.43%) ISO 9001
2 7 (5.43%) QA
2 7 (5.43%) SLA
3 2 (1.55%) Cyber Essentials
3 2 (1.55%) GDPR
3 2 (1.55%) ISO 22301
3 2 (1.55%) ISO 31000
3 2 (1.55%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 9 (6.98%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.10%) Docker
2 4 (3.10%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.78%) Firmware
3 1 (0.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (7.75%) FortiGate
2 9 (6.98%) Cacti
2 9 (6.98%) SolarWinds Orion
3 4 (3.10%) Puppet
4 3 (2.33%) Ansible
5 2 (1.55%) MobiControl
6 1 (0.78%) CA Spectrum
6 1 (0.78%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (0.78%) Nagios
6 1 (0.78%) SCCM
Vendors
1 36 (27.91%) Cisco
2 19 (14.73%) Juniper
3 13 (10.08%) Oracle
4 10 (7.75%) McAfee
5 9 (6.98%) SolarWinds
6 7 (5.43%) Avaya
6 7 (5.43%) GENBAND
7 6 (4.65%) Mitel
8 5 (3.88%) Infoblox
8 5 (3.88%) Nortel
8 5 (3.88%) Redback
8 5 (3.88%) VMware
9 4 (3.10%) Citrix
9 4 (3.10%) Ericsson
9 4 (3.10%) Huawei
9 4 (3.10%) Microsoft
9 4 (3.10%) Red Hat
10 3 (2.33%) Bloomberg
10 3 (2.33%) Patsystems
10 3 (2.33%) Reuters