Period
to 22 October 2019

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 22 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
UK
6 months to
22 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 849 990 1106
Rank change year-on-year +141 +116 -75
Permanent jobs citing BT 212 190 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.15% 0.12% 0.062%
As % of the Vendors category 0.36% 0.27% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 146 149 75
UK median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% -5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £21,755 £8,775 £25,350
90th Percentile £71,250 £90,000 £86,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £31,500 £37,750 £47,500
% change year-on-year -16.56% -20.53% +18.75%

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.

All Vendors
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 58,490 70,653 77,559
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.76% 42.87% 44.46%
Number of salaries quoted 44,569 54,771 59,952
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%
10th Percentile £27,000 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +1.19%

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 22 October 2019.

Salary histogram for BT in the UK

BT
Top 16 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 22 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
England +96 190 £45,000 - 66
UK excluding London +90 143 £31,500 -16.56% 38
London +88 68 £47,500 -5.00% 31
North of England +74 60 £31,500 +172.73% 7
North West +72 46 £38,045 +38.34% 5
South East +69 36 £65,000 +1.96% 9
Wales - 18 £22,558 - 2
South West -22 11 £45,000 -47.06% 7
Midlands +39 9 £22,000 +90.48% 9
Yorkshire +14 8 £31,500 -32.62% 1
North East +22 6 £31,500 +172.73% 1
East of England +48 5 £45,000 +289.61% 3
West Midlands +27 5 £40,000 +246.32% 7
East Midlands +22 4 £22,000 +90.48% 1
Scotland +25 2 £37,500 +84.55% 1
Northern Ireland - 2 £28,750 -

For the 6 months to 22 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 with a requirement for BT.

1 95 (44.81%) Telecoms
2 74 (34.91%) Broadband
2 74 (34.91%) Openreach
3 43 (20.28%) Microsoft
4 35 (16.51%) Internet
5 32 (15.09%) Agile Software Development
6 29 (13.68%) Mathematics
7 28 (13.21%) B2B
8 26 (12.26%) Virgin Media
8 26 (12.26%) Driving Licence
9 25 (11.79%) Problem-Solving
9 25 (11.79%) Cisco
10 24 (11.32%) Project Management
10 24 (11.32%) Service Delivery
10 24 (11.32%) Migration
11 23 (10.85%) Microsoft Excel
12 22 (10.38%) Microsoft Office
12 22 (10.38%) DevOps
13 20 (9.43%) Business Agility
13 20 (9.43%) Monetization
13 20 (9.43%) IBM
13 20 (9.43%) WAN
13 20 (9.43%) Retail
14 19 (8.96%) Marketing
14 19 (8.96%) Fibre Optics
14 19 (8.96%) Mentoring
14 19 (8.96%) Coaching
15 18 (8.49%) Analytical Skills
15 18 (8.49%) Billing
15 18 (8.49%) DNS

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 14 (6.60%) Smallworld
2 10 (4.72%) SharePoint
3 7 (3.30%) Apache Spark
4 5 (2.36%) IIS
4 5 (2.36%) MS Exchange
5 4 (1.89%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 23 (10.85%) Microsoft Excel
2 22 (10.38%) Microsoft Office
3 14 (6.60%) AutoCAD
4 7 (3.30%) Gephi
5 3 (1.42%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 2 (0.94%) InfoPath
6 2 (0.94%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.89%) Eikon
2 1 (0.47%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 17 (8.02%) SaaS
2 15 (7.08%) Azure
3 13 (6.13%) IaaS
3 13 (6.13%) PaaS
4 12 (5.66%) Office 365
5 7 (3.30%) AWS
6 6 (2.83%) Power Platform
7 2 (0.94%) GCP
7 2 (0.94%) npm
7 2 (0.94%) Yarn
8 1 (0.47%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 74 (34.91%) Broadband
2 35 (16.51%) Internet
3 20 (9.43%) WAN
4 18 (8.49%) DNS
5 17 (8.02%) Ethernet
5 17 (8.02%) Wi-Fi
6 16 (7.55%) Firewall
6 16 (7.55%) GPON
7 14 (6.60%) LAN
8 13 (6.13%) MPLS
9 11 (5.19%) PSTN
9 11 (5.19%) SSL
9 11 (5.19%) VoIP
10 10 (4.72%) RTMP
10 10 (4.72%) TCP/IP
11 9 (4.25%) ADSL
11 9 (4.25%) BGP
11 9 (4.25%) OSPF
12 8 (3.77%) VPN
13 7 (3.30%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (7.55%) GIS
2 7 (3.30%) Apache Hive
2 7 (3.30%) Big Data
2 7 (3.30%) Impala
3 6 (2.83%) Power BI
3 6 (2.83%) Qlik Sense
4 3 (1.42%) SQL Server
5 2 (0.94%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (0.94%) DTS
5 2 (0.94%) MS Access
5 2 (0.94%) Oracle Database
5 2 (0.94%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (0.94%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (1.42%) Jenkins
2 2 (0.94%) ERwin
2 2 (0.94%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.94%) Mocha
2 2 (0.94%) Selenium
2 2 (0.94%) WebDriver
General
1 95 (44.81%) Telecoms
2 20 (9.43%) Retail
3 19 (8.96%) Marketing
4 18 (8.49%) Billing
5 14 (6.60%) Local Government
6 13 (6.13%) Finance
7 10 (4.72%) Public Sector
8 6 (2.83%) Advertising
8 6 (2.83%) Banking
9 4 (1.89%) Back Office
9 4 (1.89%) Digital Economy
9 4 (1.89%) Housing Association
9 4 (1.89%) Welsh Language
10 2 (0.94%) Electronics
10 2 (0.94%) Environmental Health
11 1 (0.47%) Games
11 1 (0.47%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.47%) Legal
11 1 (0.47%) Police
Job Titles
1 27 (12.74%) Network Engineer
2 24 (11.32%) Analyst
3 17 (8.02%) Developer
4 15 (7.08%) Trainee
4 15 (7.08%) Trainee Network Engineer
5 13 (6.13%) Coordinator
5 13 (6.13%) Development Manager
6 12 (5.66%) Customer Service Advisor
7 10 (4.72%) C++ Developer
8 7 (3.30%) Data Scientist
8 7 (3.30%) Delivery Manager
8 7 (3.30%) Designer
8 7 (3.30%) Operations Engineer
8 7 (3.30%) Service Manager
9 6 (2.83%) Fibre Planner
9 6 (2.83%) Solutions Analyst
9 6 (2.83%) Solutions Designer
9 6 (2.83%) Team Leader
9 6 (2.83%) Technical Delivery Manager
9 6 (2.83%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (4.72%) FFmpeg
1 10 (4.72%) KML
1 10 (4.72%) OpenCV
1 10 (4.72%) WebSockets
2 8 (3.77%) .NET
3 7 (3.30%) ASP.NET
3 7 (3.30%) Elastic Stack
3 7 (3.30%) Kafka
4 5 (2.36%) .NET Framework
4 5 (2.36%) HTML
4 5 (2.36%) Node.js
4 5 (2.36%) RabbitMQ
5 4 (1.89%) JMS
5 4 (1.89%) JSON
5 4 (1.89%) XML
6 3 (1.42%) 802.1X
6 3 (1.42%) CSS
7 2 (0.94%) DOM
7 2 (0.94%) RESTful
7 2 (0.94%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 26 (12.26%) Driving Licence
2 19 (8.96%) Fibre Optics
3 18 (8.49%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (6.13%) Self-Motivation
5 10 (4.72%) Management Information System
6 7 (3.30%) Cybercrime
7 6 (2.83%) Data Centre
7 6 (2.83%) Video Conferencing
7 6 (2.83%) Virtual Team
8 4 (1.89%) BBC
8 4 (1.89%) e-Health
8 4 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.89%) Greenfield Project
8 4 (1.89%) iSeries
9 3 (1.42%) Cyber Kill Chain
9 3 (1.42%) PKI
9 3 (1.42%) User Experience
10 2 (0.94%) e-Learning
11 1 (0.47%) CCTV
11 1 (0.47%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 18 (8.49%) Windows
2 16 (7.55%) Windows Server
3 12 (5.66%) Linux
4 8 (3.77%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (3.77%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (1.89%) Windows 10
5 4 (1.89%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.94%) Unix
7 1 (0.47%) CentOS
7 1 (0.47%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.47%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (15.09%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (13.68%) Mathematics
3 28 (13.21%) B2B
4 25 (11.79%) Problem-Solving
5 24 (11.32%) Migration
5 24 (11.32%) Project Management
5 24 (11.32%) Service Delivery
6 22 (10.38%) DevOps
7 20 (9.43%) Business Agility
7 20 (9.43%) Monetization
8 19 (8.96%) Coaching
8 19 (8.96%) Mentoring
9 17 (8.02%) Network Design
10 16 (7.55%) Business Intelligence
10 16 (7.55%) CAD
10 16 (7.55%) Network Planning
11 14 (6.60%) ITIL
11 14 (6.60%) Software Engineering
11 14 (6.60%) Test Automation
11 14 (6.60%) Value Proposition
Programming Languages
1 12 (5.66%) JavaScript
2 11 (5.19%) SQL
3 10 (4.72%) C++
4 7 (3.30%) C#
4 7 (3.30%) R
5 3 (1.42%) ES6
5 3 (1.42%) Java
5 3 (1.42%) PL/SQL
6 2 (0.94%) C
6 2 (0.94%) VBA
7 1 (0.47%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.47%) Perl
7 1 (0.47%) Python
Qualifications
1 17 (8.02%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (6.60%) Degree
3 11 (5.19%) CCNP
4 10 (4.72%) CCNA
5 9 (4.25%) Security Cleared
6 7 (3.30%) DV Cleared
7 6 (2.83%) JNCIP
7 6 (2.83%) JNCIS
8 5 (2.36%) Computer Science Degree
8 5 (2.36%) JNCIA
9 4 (1.89%) HND
10 3 (1.42%) Master's Degree
10 3 (1.42%) MBA
11 2 (0.94%) CCIE
11 2 (0.94%) OCA
11 2 (0.94%) Oracle Certification
12 1 (0.47%) BPSS Clearance
12 1 (0.47%) CIPD
12 1 (0.47%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (7.55%) SLA
2 15 (7.08%) QA
3 4 (1.89%) ISO 9001
3 4 (1.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.42%) Data Quality
4 3 (1.42%) GDPR
4 3 (1.42%) ISO 22301
5 1 (0.47%) Solvency II
System Software
1 13 (6.13%) Active Directory
2 7 (3.30%) Apache Flume
3 5 (2.36%) Hyper-V
4 4 (1.89%) KVM
4 4 (1.89%) Samba
4 4 (1.89%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (1.89%) VirtualBox
5 2 (0.94%) Docker
6 1 (0.47%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (3.30%) Kibana
1 7 (3.30%) Oozie
2 6 (2.83%) SCCM
3 4 (1.89%) Proxmox
4 2 (0.94%) CloudHub
4 2 (0.94%) Nagios
5 1 (0.47%) Ansible
5 1 (0.47%) OpenNMS
5 1 (0.47%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.47%) Puppet
Vendors
1 74 (34.91%) Openreach
2 43 (20.28%) Microsoft
3 26 (12.26%) Virgin Media
4 25 (11.79%) Cisco
5 20 (9.43%) IBM
6 15 (7.08%) Fujitsu
7 14 (6.60%) Facebook
7 14 (6.60%) Twitter
8 12 (5.66%) Google
8 12 (5.66%) Juniper
8 12 (5.66%) YouTube
9 11 (5.19%) Instagram
10 10 (4.72%) Mapinfo
11 8 (3.77%) CheckPoint
11 8 (3.77%) F5
11 8 (3.77%) Meraki
11 8 (3.77%) VMware
12 7 (3.30%) Oracle
12 7 (3.30%) Splunk
13 6 (2.83%) Huawei