Period
to 20 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Virgin Media products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Virgin Media over the 6 months to 20 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 Virgin Media.

Virgin Media
UK
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1132 1159 1262
Rank change year-on-year +27 +103 -19
Permanent jobs citing Virgin Media 57 60 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.032% 0.032% 0.022%
As % of the Vendors category 0.071% 0.073% 0.049%
Number of salaries quoted 28 51 26
UK median annual salary £42,000 £39,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.33% -12.22% -21.74%
10th Percentile £21,250 £19,250 £19,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £55,500 £68,625
UK excluding London median annual salary £35,000 £29,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +20.69% -35.56% -21.74%

Virgin Media 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 80053 82031 99991
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 44.53% 43.85% 45.72%
Number of salaries quoted 61918 66235 81408
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%

Virgin Media
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Virgin Media in the UK

Virgin Media
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Virgin Media in the UK

Virgin Media
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Virgin Media over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Virgin Media in the UK

Virgin Media
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Virgin Media within the UK over the 6 months to 20 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 +46 55 £42,000 +6.33% 18
UK excluding London +35 51 £35,000 +20.69% 14
Yorkshire +35 29 £60,000 +140.00% 12
North of England +30 29 £60,000 +140.00% 12
East of England +12 12 £45,000 +11.80%
Midlands +15 8 £35,000 -11.39%
West Midlands +13 8 £35,000 -11.39%
London -6 6 £75,000 +76.47% 5
East Midlands +26 2 £35,000 -11.39%
Scotland -17 2 - - 1

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT jobs citing Virgin Media 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 Virgin Media.

1 38 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 37 (64.91%) Degree
3 34 (59.65%) Mentoring
4 31 (54.39%) Analytical Skills
4 31 (54.39%) Business Intelligence
5 13 (22.81%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (21.05%) Cisco
7 11 (19.30%) OO
7 11 (19.30%) BBC
8 10 (17.54%) MPLS
8 10 (17.54%) SQL
8 10 (17.54%) Git (software)
9 9 (15.79%) TDD
9 9 (15.79%) .NET
9 9 (15.79%) C#
9 9 (15.79%) ASP.NET
9 9 (15.79%) Telecoms
9 9 (15.79%) ASP.NET Web API
10 8 (14.04%) LAN
11 7 (12.28%) NUnit
11 7 (12.28%) Retail
11 7 (12.28%) JSON
11 7 (12.28%) Test Automation
11 7 (12.28%) Open Source
11 7 (12.28%) Inversion of Control
11 7 (12.28%) Cucumber
11 7 (12.28%) BDD
11 7 (12.28%) REST
11 7 (12.28%) SpecFlow
11 7 (12.28%) Gherkin

Virgin Media
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 5 (8.77%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (17.54%) MPLS
2 8 (14.04%) LAN
3 6 (10.53%) WAN
4 5 (8.77%) Skype
4 5 (8.77%) Unified Communications
4 5 (8.77%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (7.02%) Internet
5 4 (7.02%) TCP/IP
6 3 (5.26%) Ethernet
6 3 (5.26%) HTTP
6 3 (5.26%) IPv4
6 3 (5.26%) VLAN
6 3 (5.26%) VoIP
7 2 (3.51%) Firewall
7 2 (3.51%) Wireless
8 1 (1.75%) BGP
8 1 (1.75%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (1.75%) EIGRP
8 1 (1.75%) OSPF
8 1 (1.75%) RIP
Development Applications
1 10 (17.54%) Git (software)
2 7 (12.28%) Cucumber
2 7 (12.28%) NUnit
2 7 (12.28%) SpecFlow
3 2 (3.51%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (3.51%) TeamCity
General
1 9 (15.79%) Telecoms
2 7 (12.28%) Finance
2 7 (12.28%) Games
2 7 (12.28%) Retail
3 4 (7.02%) Electronics
4 1 (1.75%) Legal
4 1 (1.75%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 31 (54.39%) Consultant
1 31 (54.39%) Graduate
1 31 (54.39%) Graduate Consultant
1 31 (54.39%) Graduate IT Consultant
1 31 (54.39%) IT Consultant
1 31 (54.39%) IT Graduate
2 9 (15.79%) Developer
3 8 (14.04%) C# Developer
4 6 (10.53%) C# Software Developer
4 6 (10.53%) Software Developer
5 4 (7.02%) Analyst
5 4 (7.02%) Communications Analyst
6 3 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (5.26%) Senior C# Developer
6 3 (5.26%) Senior C# Software Developer
6 3 (5.26%) Senior Communications Analyst
6 3 (5.26%) Senior Developer
6 3 (5.26%) Senior Software Developer
7 2 (3.51%) Azure Developer
7 2 (3.51%) Unified Communications Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (15.79%) .NET
1 9 (15.79%) ASP.NET
1 9 (15.79%) ASP.NET Web API
2 7 (12.28%) Gherkin
2 7 (12.28%) JSON
2 7 (12.28%) REST
2 7 (12.28%) XML
3 3 (5.26%) Hibernate
3 3 (5.26%) Spring
4 2 (3.51%) ASP.NET Core
4 2 (3.51%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 31 (54.39%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (19.30%) BBC
3 5 (8.77%) Video on Demand
4 3 (5.26%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (5.26%) User Experience
4 3 (5.26%) Video\Live Streaming
5 2 (3.51%) Fintech
6 1 (1.75%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.75%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.75%) Internet of Things
6 1 (1.75%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.51%) Windows
2 1 (1.75%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 34 (59.65%) Mentoring
3 31 (54.39%) Business Intelligence
4 13 (22.81%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (19.30%) OO
6 9 (15.79%) TDD
7 7 (12.28%) API Testing
7 7 (12.28%) BDD
7 7 (12.28%) Inversion of Control
7 7 (12.28%) Open Source
7 7 (12.28%) Test Automation
8 6 (10.53%) Agile Testing
8 6 (10.53%) Scenario Testing
8 6 (10.53%) SDET
8 6 (10.53%) Test Scripting
8 6 (10.53%) User Stories
9 4 (7.02%) Mathematics
9 4 (7.02%) Mobile Device Management
10 3 (5.26%) Problem Management
10 3 (5.26%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (17.54%) SQL
2 9 (15.79%) C#
3 3 (5.26%) Java
4 1 (1.75%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 37 (64.91%) Degree
2 6 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (7.02%) CCNA
3 4 (7.02%) CCNP
3 4 (7.02%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.26%) SLA
2 1 (1.75%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 12 (21.05%) Cisco
2 6 (10.53%) Microsoft
3 5 (8.77%) Apple
3 5 (8.77%) Mitel
4 4 (7.02%) HP
4 4 (7.02%) Remedy
5 3 (5.26%) BT
5 3 (5.26%) Ciena
5 3 (5.26%) Meraki
5 3 (5.26%) Openreach
5 3 (5.26%) VMware
5 3 (5.26%) Xamarin
6 1 (1.75%) Nokia