Period
to 18 November 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 November 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 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1032 984 973
Rank change year-on-year -48 -11 +39
Permanent jobs citing BT 145 240 342
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.081% 0.13% 0.16%
As % of the Vendors category 0.18% 0.29% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 91 161 245
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +26.67% -11.76%
10th Percentile £23,000 £23,500 £20,350
90th Percentile £87,500 £68,750 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £43,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year +9.83% +8.13% -

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 79646 83241 100156
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 44.51% 43.84% 45.72%
Number of salaries quoted 61613 67223 81581
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 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

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 November 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 November 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 -74 135 £48,000 +1.05% 7
UK excluding London +15 71 £47,500 +9.83% 3
London -47 71 £57,500 +21.05% 4
South East +3 25 £52,000 +4.00%
Midlands +30 17 £50,000 +11.11%
North of England +4 15 £45,000 +20.00% 2
North West -23 12 £42,500 +13.33% 1
West Midlands +16 9 £27,000 -43.16%
East Midlands +45 8 £51,250 +20.59%
Scotland -6 4 £47,500 -
South West -16 4 £50,000 +56.04% 1
Yorkshire +34 3 £47,500 +37.68% 1
East of England -1 3 £57,500 +31.43%
Wales - 3 £41,000 -

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 45 (31.03%) BBC
2 43 (29.66%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (28.97%) Finance
4 37 (25.52%) Cisco
5 33 (22.76%) SQL
5 33 (22.76%) Telecoms
6 32 (22.07%) LAN
7 29 (20.00%) Software Engineering
8 28 (19.31%) Oracle
8 28 (19.31%) Python
9 27 (18.62%) Linux
9 27 (18.62%) WAN
9 27 (18.62%) STB
9 27 (18.62%) Firewall
9 27 (18.62%) Open Source
9 27 (18.62%) Arqiva
10 26 (17.93%) Microsoft
11 25 (17.24%) Cisco Certification
12 22 (15.17%) JavaScript
12 22 (15.17%) C#
12 22 (15.17%) HTML
13 21 (14.48%) Git (software)
14 20 (13.79%) RESTful
14 20 (13.79%) VoIP
15 19 (13.10%) HTML5
16 18 (12.41%) Test Automation
16 18 (12.41%) CCNP
16 18 (12.41%) MPLS
16 18 (12.41%) VPN
16 18 (12.41%) CSS

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 11 (7.59%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (5.52%) Skype for Business
3 5 (3.45%) Apache Solr
4 4 (2.76%) MS Exchange
5 2 (1.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (2.07%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.38%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (1.38%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.69%) Revit
Business Applications
1 1 (0.69%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
Cloud Services
1 14 (9.66%) Amazon AWS
1 14 (9.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (7.59%) Amazon EC2
2 11 (7.59%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 11 (7.59%) Amazon S3
2 11 (7.59%) AWS Lambda
2 11 (7.59%) Serverless
3 6 (4.14%) Amazon SQS
4 5 (3.45%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 5 (3.45%) Amazon Kinesis
4 5 (3.45%) AWS CloudFormation
4 5 (3.45%) GitHub
5 1 (0.69%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.69%) IaaS
5 1 (0.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 32 (22.07%) LAN
2 27 (18.62%) Firewall
2 27 (18.62%) WAN
3 20 (13.79%) VoIP
4 18 (12.41%) MPLS
4 18 (12.41%) VPN
5 17 (11.72%) Broadband
6 16 (11.03%) Ethernet
7 15 (10.34%) BGP
8 12 (8.28%) DVB
9 11 (7.59%) Internet
9 11 (7.59%) OSPF
9 11 (7.59%) Unified Communications
10 10 (6.90%) Cisco ASA
11 9 (6.21%) IPv4
11 9 (6.21%) Skype
12 8 (5.52%) Cisco IOS
12 8 (5.52%) DHCP
12 8 (5.52%) DNS
12 8 (5.52%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (10.34%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (7.59%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 11 (7.59%) Amazon RDS
3 6 (4.14%) Azure SQL Database
3 6 (4.14%) SQL Server
4 5 (3.45%) Amazon Redshift
4 5 (3.45%) Big Data
4 5 (3.45%) MySQL
4 5 (3.45%) NoSQL
5 4 (2.76%) RDBMS
5 4 (2.76%) Relational Database
5 4 (2.76%) SQLite
6 3 (2.07%) Geospatial Data
6 3 (2.07%) GIS
7 2 (1.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.69%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 21 (14.48%) Git (software)
2 12 (8.28%) Jenkins
2 12 (8.28%) JIRA
2 12 (8.28%) Selenium
3 11 (7.59%) Cucumber
3 11 (7.59%) Moq
4 8 (5.52%) Subversion
5 6 (4.14%) Calabash
5 6 (4.14%) gulp
5 6 (4.14%) JUnit
5 6 (4.14%) Mockito
5 6 (4.14%) Sinon.JS
6 5 (3.45%) NUnit
7 3 (2.07%) GoCD
7 3 (2.07%) Maven
7 3 (2.07%) Mercurial
7 3 (2.07%) SpecFlow
7 3 (2.07%) WebDriver
8 2 (1.38%) VersionOne
General
1 42 (28.97%) Finance
2 33 (22.76%) Telecoms
3 8 (5.52%) Multimedia
4 7 (4.83%) Banking
5 5 (3.45%) Investment Banking
6 4 (2.76%) Financial Institution
7 3 (2.07%) Billing
7 3 (2.07%) Marketing
8 2 (1.38%) Back Office
8 2 (1.38%) Legal
9 1 (0.69%) Electronics
9 1 (0.69%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 39 (26.90%) Developer
2 20 (13.79%) Architect
3 15 (10.34%) Data Warehouse Developer
4 14 (9.66%) Developer in Test
5 12 (8.28%) Software Engineer
6 9 (6.21%) Solutions Architect
7 7 (4.83%) Cisco Engineer
7 7 (4.83%) Network Engineer
8 6 (4.14%) Bid Director
8 6 (4.14%) Cloud Engineer
8 6 (4.14%) DevOps Developer
8 6 (4.14%) IP Engineer
8 6 (4.14%) Operations Engineer
8 6 (4.14%) Presales Solution Architect
8 6 (4.14%) Support Engineer
8 6 (4.14%) Technical Architect
8 6 (4.14%) Telecoms Architect
9 5 (3.45%) Graduate
9 5 (3.45%) Java Developer
9 5 (3.45%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (15.17%) HTML
2 20 (13.79%) RESTful
3 19 (13.10%) HTML5
4 18 (12.41%) CSS
5 15 (10.34%) .NET
6 12 (8.28%) D-Bus
7 11 (7.59%) .NET Framework
7 11 (7.59%) ASP.NET Web API
7 11 (7.59%) CSS3
7 11 (7.59%) Entity Framework
7 11 (7.59%) Node.js
8 10 (6.90%) XML
9 9 (6.21%) AngularJS
10 8 (5.52%) GStreamer
10 8 (5.52%) HEVC
10 8 (5.52%) OpenGL
10 8 (5.52%) Qt
10 8 (5.52%) XMPP
11 7 (4.83%) jQuery
12 6 (4.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 45 (31.03%) BBC
2 27 (18.62%) STB
3 13 (8.97%) Digital TV
4 12 (8.28%) IPTV
5 11 (7.59%) Management Information System
6 8 (5.52%) Media Streaming
6 8 (5.52%) MPEG
7 7 (4.83%) Computer Science
7 7 (4.83%) Data Centre
7 7 (4.83%) Machine to Machine
8 6 (4.14%) New Media
8 6 (4.14%) Virtual Team
9 5 (3.45%) Handset
10 4 (2.76%) Embedded Systems
10 4 (2.76%) Hedge funds
10 4 (2.76%) Linux Command Line
10 4 (2.76%) Video Conferencing
11 3 (2.07%) PlayStation
11 3 (2.07%) User Experience
12 2 (1.38%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 27 (18.62%) Linux
2 16 (11.03%) Unix
3 8 (5.52%) CentOS
3 8 (5.52%) Embedded Linux
4 6 (4.14%) Windows
5 4 (2.76%) Fedora
5 4 (2.76%) Ubuntu
5 4 (2.76%) Windows 7
5 4 (2.76%) Windows 8
5 4 (2.76%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (2.76%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (2.07%) Solaris
6 3 (2.07%) SUSE
6 3 (2.07%) Windows 10
7 2 (1.38%) Android
7 2 (1.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.69%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.69%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (29.66%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 27 (18.62%) Open Source
4 18 (12.41%) Test Automation
5 16 (11.03%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (10.34%) ITIL
6 15 (10.34%) Project Management
7 13 (8.97%) OO
8 12 (8.28%) DevOps
8 12 (8.28%) Microservices
9 11 (7.59%) Migration
9 11 (7.59%) TDD
9 11 (7.59%) Unit Testing
10 10 (6.90%) Business Process Modelling
10 10 (6.90%) High Availability
10 10 (6.90%) Software Testing
11 9 (6.21%) MVC
11 9 (6.21%) Scrum
11 9 (6.21%) Time Management
12 8 (5.52%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 33 (22.76%) SQL
2 28 (19.31%) Python
3 22 (15.17%) C#
3 22 (15.17%) JavaScript
4 16 (11.03%) Java
5 15 (10.34%) C
6 13 (8.97%) Bash Shell
7 11 (7.59%) Clojure
7 11 (7.59%) Go
8 9 (6.21%) C++
9 7 (4.83%) Perl
10 6 (4.14%) TypeScript
11 5 (3.45%) Shell Script
12 4 (2.76%) PHP
12 4 (2.76%) Ruby
13 3 (2.07%) Bourne shell
13 3 (2.07%) C-shell
13 3 (2.07%) Korn
13 3 (2.07%) T-SQL
14 2 (1.38%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 25 (17.24%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (12.41%) CCNP
3 14 (9.66%) Degree
4 9 (6.21%) CCNA
5 8 (5.52%) CCIE
6 6 (4.14%) CISSP
7 5 (3.45%) JNCIP
8 4 (2.76%) CCDP
8 4 (2.76%) CCNP Voice
8 4 (2.76%) CCVP
8 4 (2.76%) ISTQB
9 3 (2.07%) CCIE Collaboration
9 3 (2.07%) CEH
9 3 (2.07%) CISM
9 3 (2.07%) Computer Science Degree
9 3 (2.07%) GIAC
9 3 (2.07%) SSCP
10 1 (0.69%) DBS Check
10 1 (0.69%) MCSE
10 1 (0.69%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (4.83%) ISO 9001
3 6 (4.14%) SLA
4 4 (2.76%) OIPF
4 4 (2.76%) QA
5 2 (1.38%) Cyber Essentials
5 2 (1.38%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (1.38%) GDPR
5 2 (1.38%) ISO 22301
5 2 (1.38%) ISO 31000
5 2 (1.38%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 14 (9.66%) Docker
2 9 (6.21%) Active Directory
3 5 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (2.76%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.38%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 7 (4.83%) FortiGate
2 6 (4.14%) Cacti
2 6 (4.14%) SolarWinds Orion
3 5 (3.45%) Puppet
3 5 (3.45%) Terraform
4 4 (2.76%) Ansible
4 4 (2.76%) Cisco CUCM
4 4 (2.76%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (2.76%) systemd
5 3 (2.07%) Cisco UCCE
5 3 (2.07%) Cisco UCCX
6 2 (1.38%) Cisco Prime
7 1 (0.69%) CA Spectrum
7 1 (0.69%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (0.69%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.69%) Nagios
7 1 (0.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 37 (25.52%) Cisco
2 28 (19.31%) Oracle
3 27 (18.62%) Arqiva
4 26 (17.93%) Microsoft
5 10 (6.90%) Juniper
5 10 (6.90%) McAfee
6 9 (6.21%) Avaya
6 9 (6.21%) CA
7 8 (5.52%) Apple
7 8 (5.52%) Openreach
7 8 (5.52%) Red Hat
8 7 (4.83%) GENBAND
8 7 (4.83%) Mitel
9 6 (4.14%) SolarWinds
9 6 (4.14%) Yahoo!
10 5 (3.45%) Panasonic
10 5 (3.45%) VMware
10 5 (3.45%) Xamarin
11 4 (2.76%) Broadcom
11 4 (2.76%) Red Box