The table below looks at the statistics for 2G skills in IT jobs advertised for the Amersham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 2G over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
2G
Rank 4 12 11
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -1
Permanent jobs citing 2G 9 1 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Amersham 18.75% 3.70% 16.07%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 40.91% 16.67% 52.94%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 9
Average salary - £46,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -16.36%
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-37.77% -
2G
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Amersham region.

Communications & Networking Category
Amersham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
22 6 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Amersham 45.83% 22.22% 30.36%
Number of salaries quoted 12 4 17
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -27.27%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

2G
Jobs Demand Trend in Amersham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing 2G across the Amersham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

2G Jobs Demand Trend in Amersham

2G
Salary Trend in Amersham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing 2G across the Amersham region.

2G Salary Trend in Amersham

2G
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Amersham

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Amersham region citing 2G also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited 2G.

1 10 (90.91%) 3G
2 9 (81.82%) 4G
3 8 (72.73%) Telecoms
4 7 (63.64%) Radio Access Network
5 5 (45.45%) LTE
6 4 (36.36%) Finance
6 4 (36.36%) Internet
6 4 (36.36%) Broadband
6 4 (36.36%) GPRS
6 4 (36.36%) GSM
6 4 (36.36%) UMTS
7 3 (27.27%) Service Management
8 2 (18.18%) SQL
8 2 (18.18%) ITIL
8 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
8 2 (18.18%) Progress
8 2 (18.18%) Ericsson
8 2 (18.18%) BT
8 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (18.18%) Degree
8 2 (18.18%) Problem Management
8 2 (18.18%) Huawei
8 2 (18.18%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
9 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
9 1 (9.09%) Fault Management
9 1 (9.09%) Netcool
9 1 (9.09%) Business Objects
9 1 (9.09%) SLA
9 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery

2G
Top Related IT Skills in Amersham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Amersham region citing 2G also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited 2G. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (90.91%) 3G
2 9 (81.82%) 4G
3 7 (63.64%) Radio Access Network
4 5 (45.45%) LTE
5 4 (36.36%) Internet
5 4 (36.36%) Broadband
5 4 (36.36%) GPRS
5 4 (36.36%) GSM
5 4 (36.36%) UMTS
General
1 8 (72.73%) Telecoms
2 4 (36.36%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (18.18%) Junior
1 2 (18.18%) Analyst
1 2 (18.18%) Network Manager
1 2 (18.18%) Financial Analyst
1 2 (18.18%) Buyer
1 2 (18.18%) Commercial Buyer
1 2 (18.18%) Junior Buyer
1 2 (18.18%) Commercial Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Head of Service Delivery
2 1 (9.09%) Problem Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Incident Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Performance Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Service Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Senior Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Service Management
2 2 (18.18%) ITIL
2 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (18.18%) Problem Management
3 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
3 1 (9.09%) Fault Management
3 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
3 1 (9.09%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Netcool
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Progress
1 2 (18.18%) Ericsson
1 2 (18.18%) BT
1 2 (18.18%) Huawei
1 2 (18.18%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 1 (9.09%) Business Objects