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 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Local Loop Unbundling (LLU)
UK
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 876 895 955
Rank change year-on-year +19 +60  
Permanent jobs citing LLU 7 28 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.008% 0.028% 0.018%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.049% 0.17% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1 28 18
Median salary £57,500 £20,480 £20,475
Median salary % change year-on-year +180.76% +0.02%  
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £60,000 £62,000
% change year-on-year -4.16% -3.22%  

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

Communications & Computer Network Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 14196 16683 19335
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 16.14% 16.94% 17.43%
Number of salaries quoted 11554 13858 15753
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

LLU
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing LLU as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

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 5 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 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +31 7 £57,500 +180.76% 2
Manchester -21 7 £57,500 -4.16% 2
North West -36 7 £57,500 -4.16% 2
Salford - 5 - -
Rochdale -4 1 £57,500 -4.16% 1

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT jobs citing LLU 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 LLU.

1 9 (90.00%) Ethernet
1 9 (90.00%) Telecoms
2 8 (80.00%) SQL
3 7 (70.00%) .NET
3 7 (70.00%) Oracle
3 7 (70.00%) C#
3 7 (70.00%) C++
3 7 (70.00%) Java
3 7 (70.00%) .NET Framework
3 7 (70.00%) Degree
4 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (50.00%) SDLC
4 5 (50.00%) UML
4 5 (50.00%) MS Visio
5 2 (20.00%) Broadband
5 2 (20.00%) OSPF
5 2 (20.00%) BGP
6 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
6 1 (10.00%) DSLAM
6 1 (10.00%) TACACS
6 1 (10.00%) VRRP
6 1 (10.00%) VoIP
6 1 (10.00%) Python
6 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
6 1 (10.00%) Change Management
6 1 (10.00%) Firewall
6 1 (10.00%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (10.00%) Perl
6 1 (10.00%) PHP

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:

Applications
1 5 (50.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 9 (90.00%) Ethernet
2 2 (20.00%) BGP
2 2 (20.00%) Broadband
2 2 (20.00%) OSPF
3 1 (10.00%) Asterisk PBX
3 1 (10.00%) DNS
3 1 (10.00%) DSLAM
3 1 (10.00%) Firewall
3 1 (10.00%) HSRP
3 1 (10.00%) Internet
3 1 (10.00%) IPv6
3 1 (10.00%) Junos
3 1 (10.00%) MRTG
3 1 (10.00%) SNMP
3 1 (10.00%) TACACS
3 1 (10.00%) VLAN
3 1 (10.00%) VoIP
3 1 (10.00%) VPN
3 1 (10.00%) VRRP
3 1 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (90.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Designer
2 7 (70.00%) Solutions Designer
3 1 (10.00%) Head of Operations
3 1 (10.00%) Lead Designer
3 1 (10.00%) Network Designer
3 1 (10.00%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) .NET
1 7 (70.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (50.00%) SDLC
1 5 (50.00%) UML
2 1 (10.00%) Change Management
2 1 (10.00%) Coaching
2 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (10.00%) GAP Analysis
2 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL
2 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (10.00%) Network Management
2 1 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (10.00%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) SQL
2 7 (70.00%) C#
2 7 (70.00%) C++
2 7 (70.00%) Java
3 1 (10.00%) Perl
3 1 (10.00%) PHP
3 1 (10.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (10.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Cacti
1 1 (10.00%) Nagios
1 1 (10.00%) OpenNMS
1 1 (10.00%) Puppet
1 1 (10.00%) RANCID
1 1 (10.00%) SCCM
1 1 (10.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) Brocade
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco
2 1 (10.00%) Ericsson
2 1 (10.00%) Foundry
2 1 (10.00%) Huawei
2 1 (10.00%) Juniper
2 1 (10.00%) ZyXEL
Rochdale, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + pension + biannual salary reviews + free par
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
IQ Telecom
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago