Period
to 21 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for LLU skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited LLU over the 6 months to 21 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Local Loop Unbundling (LLU)
UK
6 months to
21 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1140 1194 1236
Rank change year-on-year +54 +42 +45
Permanent jobs citing LLU 1 8 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.001% 0.004% 0.009%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.004% 0.028% 0.053%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 17
UK median annual salary - £61,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +53.13% +95.31%
UK excluding London median annual salary - £61,250 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +2.08% +200.00%

LLU is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 24,245 28,178 31,844
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 14.87% 15.56% 16.86%
Number of salaries quoted 19,131 22,883 26,070
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,750 £26,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

LLU
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for LLU in the UK

LLU
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for LLU in the UK

LLU
Top 4 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LLU within the UK over the 6 months to 21 November 2018. 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
UK excluding London +59 1 - - 4
England +56 1 - - 5
North of England +14 1 - - 4
North West +5 1 - - 2

For the 6 months to 21 November 2018, IT jobs citing LLU 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 LLU.

1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Broadband
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Billing
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (100.00%) Resource Management
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Pega
1 1 (100.00%) CentOS
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement

LLU
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 1 (100.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (100.00%) Billing
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Applications Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) CentOS
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Pega