Period
to 18 October 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 18 October 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
18 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1055 980 983
Rank change year-on-year -75 +3 +81
Permanent jobs citing BT 108 237 334
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.062% 0.12% 0.15%
As % of the Vendors category 0.14% 0.28% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 75 158 250
UK median annual salary £47,500 £44,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.95% +17.33% -8.54%
10th Percentile £25,350 £24,175 £20,340
90th Percentile £86,500 £67,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £40,500 £36,250
% change year-on-year +17.28% +11.72% -9.38%

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 77546 84020 100311
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 44.40% 43.83% 46.06%
Number of salaries quoted 59993 67844 81556
UK median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -

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 18 October 2017.

Salary histogram for BT in the UK

BT
Top 14 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 18 October 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 -53 102 £47,500 +5.56% 22
UK excluding London +2 56 £47,500 +17.28% 14
London -62 50 £57,500 +21.05% 8
South East +27 20 £50,000 - 1
North of England +14 16 £42,500 +13.33% 4
North West -7 14 £42,500 +13.33% 3
Midlands +34 13 £50,000 -4.76% 1
East Midlands +58 8 £51,250 +7.89%
West Midlands +16 5 £38,500 -30.00% 1
Scotland -7 3 £47,500 -
Yorkshire +22 2 £47,500 +11.76% 1
South West -1 2 £50,000 +56.04% 6
East of England +6 1 £45,000 -12.20% 2
Wales - 1 £41,000 -

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 (37.04%) Finance
2 34 (31.48%) Cisco
3 29 (26.85%) Cisco Certification
3 29 (26.85%) Firewall
4 26 (24.07%) Telecoms
5 24 (22.22%) LAN
5 24 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (20.37%) CCNP
7 21 (19.44%) VPN
7 21 (19.44%) Oracle
7 21 (19.44%) BBC
8 20 (18.52%) SQL
9 18 (16.67%) Broadband
9 18 (16.67%) MPLS
9 18 (16.67%) BGP
10 17 (15.74%) C#
11 16 (14.81%) ITIL
11 16 (14.81%) VoIP
11 16 (14.81%) WAN
12 15 (13.89%) Juniper
13 14 (12.96%) OSPF
13 14 (12.96%) Ethernet
14 13 (12.04%) Microsoft
14 13 (12.04%) Linux
14 13 (12.04%) Project Management
14 13 (12.04%) Cisco ASA
15 12 (11.11%) Software Engineering
15 12 (11.11%) Degree
15 12 (11.11%) OO
15 12 (11.11%) Java

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 6 (5.56%) Skype for Business
2 3 (2.78%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (1.85%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.85%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.93%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 3 (2.78%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (2.78%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (1.85%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.93%) Revit
Business Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
Cloud Services
1 11 (10.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (4.63%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.78%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (2.78%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 3 (2.78%) Amazon S3
3 3 (2.78%) AWS Lambda
3 3 (2.78%) Serverless
4 2 (1.85%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (0.93%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (0.93%) Amazon Kinesis
5 1 (0.93%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.93%) GitHub
5 1 (0.93%) IaaS
5 1 (0.93%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 29 (26.85%) Firewall
2 24 (22.22%) LAN
3 21 (19.44%) VPN
4 18 (16.67%) BGP
4 18 (16.67%) Broadband
4 18 (16.67%) MPLS
5 16 (14.81%) VoIP
5 16 (14.81%) WAN
6 14 (12.96%) Ethernet
6 14 (12.96%) OSPF
7 13 (12.04%) Cisco ASA
8 11 (10.19%) Cisco IOS
8 11 (10.19%) Unified Communications
9 10 (9.26%) Cisco Nexus
9 10 (9.26%) L2TP
10 9 (8.33%) BT 21CN
10 9 (8.33%) HSRP
10 9 (8.33%) IPv4
10 9 (8.33%) IPv6
10 9 (8.33%) RSVP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.26%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (4.63%) Azure SQL Database
3 4 (3.70%) SQL Server
4 3 (2.78%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 3 (2.78%) Amazon RDS
4 3 (2.78%) Geospatial Data
4 3 (2.78%) GIS
4 3 (2.78%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.85%) MySQL
6 1 (0.93%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (0.93%) Big Data
6 1 (0.93%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 10 (9.26%) Moq
2 9 (8.33%) Selenium
3 7 (6.48%) Cucumber
3 7 (6.48%) Mockito
4 5 (4.63%) Git (software)
5 3 (2.78%) Mercurial
5 3 (2.78%) NUnit
6 2 (1.85%) Calabash
6 2 (1.85%) gulp
6 2 (1.85%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.85%) JUnit
6 2 (1.85%) Sinon.JS
6 2 (1.85%) VersionOne
7 1 (0.93%) GoCD
7 1 (0.93%) Maven
7 1 (0.93%) SpecFlow
7 1 (0.93%) WebDriver
General
1 40 (37.04%) Finance
2 26 (24.07%) Telecoms
3 7 (6.48%) Banking
4 5 (4.63%) Financial Institution
4 5 (4.63%) Investment Banking
5 3 (2.78%) Billing
5 3 (2.78%) Marketing
6 2 (1.85%) Back Office
6 2 (1.85%) Legal
7 1 (0.93%) Electronics
7 1 (0.93%) Local Government
7 1 (0.93%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (26.85%) Developer
2 12 (11.11%) Architect
3 11 (10.19%) Cisco Engineer
3 11 (10.19%) Developer in Test
4 10 (9.26%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 9 (8.33%) IP Engineer
5 9 (8.33%) Network Engineer
5 9 (8.33%) Operations Engineer
6 8 (7.41%) Implementation Engineer
6 8 (7.41%) Juniper Engineer
7 7 (6.48%) DevOps Developer
8 5 (4.63%) Graduate
8 5 (4.63%) Graduate Developer
8 5 (4.63%) Support Engineer
8 5 (4.63%) Technical Architect
9 4 (3.70%) 2nd Line Support
9 4 (3.70%) C# Developer
9 4 (3.70%) Java Developer
9 4 (3.70%) Junior
9 4 (3.70%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (10.19%) RESTful
1 11 (10.19%) XML
2 10 (9.26%) .NET
3 9 (8.33%) 802.1X
4 8 (7.41%) .NET Framework
4 8 (7.41%) ASP.NET Web API
4 8 (7.41%) CSS
4 8 (7.41%) Entity Framework
4 8 (7.41%) HTML
5 7 (6.48%) AngularJS
5 7 (6.48%) Web Services
6 5 (4.63%) CSS3
6 5 (4.63%) HTML5
6 5 (4.63%) jQuery
6 5 (4.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (3.70%) XMPP
8 3 (2.78%) ASP.NET
8 3 (2.78%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (2.78%) NHibernate
8 3 (2.78%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 21 (19.44%) BBC
2 10 (9.26%) Management Information System
3 7 (6.48%) Computer Science
3 7 (6.48%) Data Centre
3 7 (6.48%) Machine to Machine
3 7 (6.48%) New Media
4 5 (4.63%) Hedge funds
5 4 (3.70%) Handset
5 4 (3.70%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (2.78%) STB
6 3 (2.78%) User Experience
7 2 (1.85%) Over-the-Top Content
7 2 (1.85%) Streaming Video
7 2 (1.85%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.93%) CCTV
8 1 (0.93%) Digital TV
8 1 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.93%) NHS
8 1 (0.93%) PlayStation
8 1 (0.93%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 13 (12.04%) Linux
2 11 (10.19%) Unix
3 6 (5.56%) Windows
4 4 (3.70%) CentOS
4 4 (3.70%) Windows 7
4 4 (3.70%) Windows 8
4 4 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (2.78%) Solaris
5 3 (2.78%) SUSE
5 3 (2.78%) Windows 10
6 2 (1.85%) Android
6 2 (1.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.93%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.93%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (14.81%) ITIL
3 13 (12.04%) Project Management
4 12 (11.11%) High Availability
4 12 (11.11%) OO
4 12 (11.11%) Software Engineering
5 11 (10.19%) Business Process Modelling
5 11 (10.19%) Kalman Filter
5 11 (10.19%) Test Automation
6 10 (9.26%) Migration
7 9 (8.33%) DevOps
7 9 (8.33%) MVC
7 9 (8.33%) Time Management
7 9 (8.33%) Waterfall
8 8 (7.41%) Change Control
8 8 (7.41%) Web Filtering
9 7 (6.48%) Data Migration
9 7 (6.48%) Microservices
9 7 (6.48%) Software Testing
9 7 (6.48%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (18.52%) SQL
2 17 (15.74%) C#
3 12 (11.11%) Java
4 11 (10.19%) Python
5 10 (9.26%) C
6 9 (8.33%) JavaScript
7 5 (4.63%) PHP
8 3 (2.78%) Bourne shell
8 3 (2.78%) Clojure
8 3 (2.78%) C-shell
8 3 (2.78%) Go
8 3 (2.78%) Korn
8 3 (2.78%) Perl
8 3 (2.78%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.85%) Apple Swift
9 2 (1.85%) Objective-C
9 2 (1.85%) TypeScript
10 1 (0.93%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.93%) C++
10 1 (0.93%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 29 (26.85%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (20.37%) CCNP
3 12 (11.11%) Degree
4 10 (9.26%) CCNA
5 8 (7.41%) CCIE
5 8 (7.41%) JNCIP
6 5 (4.63%) CISSP
7 4 (3.70%) CCDP
7 4 (3.70%) CCNP Voice
7 4 (3.70%) CCVP
8 3 (2.78%) CCIE Collaboration
8 3 (2.78%) CEH
8 3 (2.78%) Computer Science Degree
8 3 (2.78%) GIAC
8 3 (2.78%) SSCP
9 2 (1.85%) CISM
10 1 (0.93%) MCSE
10 1 (0.93%) MCTS
10 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (6.48%) ISO 9001
2 7 (6.48%) SLA
3 4 (3.70%) QA
4 2 (1.85%) Cyber Essentials
4 2 (1.85%) GDPR
4 2 (1.85%) ISO 22301
4 2 (1.85%) ISO 31000
4 2 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 7 (6.48%) Active Directory
2 5 (4.63%) Docker
3 3 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.85%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.93%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 10 (9.26%) FortiGate
2 9 (8.33%) Cacti
2 9 (8.33%) SolarWinds Orion
3 4 (3.70%) Cisco CUCM
4 3 (2.78%) Cisco UCCE
4 3 (2.78%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (0.93%) CA Spectrum
5 1 (0.93%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (0.93%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.93%) Nagios
5 1 (0.93%) Puppet
5 1 (0.93%) SCCM
5 1 (0.93%) Terraform
Vendors
1 34 (31.48%) Cisco
2 21 (19.44%) Oracle
3 15 (13.89%) Juniper
4 13 (12.04%) Microsoft
5 11 (10.19%) McAfee
6 9 (8.33%) SolarWinds
7 7 (6.48%) GENBAND
8 6 (5.56%) Avaya
8 6 (5.56%) Infoblox
9 5 (4.63%) Citrix
9 5 (4.63%) Mitel
9 5 (4.63%) Openreach
9 5 (4.63%) Yahoo!
10 4 (3.70%) Red Box
10 4 (3.70%) Red Hat
11 3 (2.78%) Bloomberg
11 3 (2.78%) Patsystems
11 3 (2.78%) Reuters
11 3 (2.78%) Splunk
11 3 (2.78%) VMware