The table below looks at the statistics for 3G skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 3G over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
3G
Rank 123 123 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Permanent jobs citing 3G 8 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.39% 0.11% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.63% 0.69% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 0
Average salary £50,000 £27,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+81.81% -
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -11.11%
3G
West Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
304 289 316
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 14.95% 15.93% 21.01%
Number of salaries quoted 266 265 265
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

3G
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

3G Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

3G
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

3G Salary Trend in Birmingham

3G
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing 3G 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 3G.

1 9 (100.00%) VPN
2 8 (88.89%) SONET
2 8 (88.89%) MPLS
2 8 (88.89%) OSPF
2 8 (88.89%) BGP
2 8 (88.89%) ATM
2 8 (88.89%) Packet Switching
2 8 (88.89%) SDH
2 8 (88.89%) Ethernet
2 8 (88.89%) TCP/IP
2 8 (88.89%) RSVP
2 8 (88.89%) SS7
2 8 (88.89%) VRRP
2 8 (88.89%) Juniper
2 8 (88.89%) Ericsson
2 8 (88.89%) Frame Relay
2 8 (88.89%) Telecoms
2 8 (88.89%) Redback
2 8 (88.89%) Network Design
2 8 (88.89%) GGSN
2 8 (88.89%) SGSN
2 8 (88.89%) Network Architecture
2 8 (88.89%) 4G
2 8 (88.89%) HSRP
2 8 (88.89%) VoLTE
2 8 (88.89%) VoWiFi
3 1 (11.11%) Email Filtering
3 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
3 1 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (11.11%) iManage

3G
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing 3G 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 3G. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2000
1 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) VPN
2 8 (88.89%) 4G
2 8 (88.89%) ATM
2 8 (88.89%) BGP
2 8 (88.89%) Ethernet
2 8 (88.89%) Frame Relay
2 8 (88.89%) GGSN
2 8 (88.89%) HSRP
2 8 (88.89%) MPLS
2 8 (88.89%) OSPF
2 8 (88.89%) Packet Switching
2 8 (88.89%) RSVP
2 8 (88.89%) SDH
2 8 (88.89%) SGSN
2 8 (88.89%) SONET
2 8 (88.89%) SS7
2 8 (88.89%) TCP/IP
2 8 (88.89%) VoLTE
2 8 (88.89%) VoWiFi
2 8 (88.89%) VRRP
General
1 8 (88.89%) Telecoms
2 1 (11.11%) Law
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Design Engineer
1 8 (88.89%) Ericsson Engineer
1 8 (88.89%) Implementation Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) IT Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Service Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows 2000
1 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
1 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Network Architecture
1 8 (88.89%) Network Design
2 1 (11.11%) CRM
2 1 (11.11%) Document Management
2 1 (11.11%) Email Filtering
2 1 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Ericsson
1 8 (88.89%) Juniper
1 8 (88.89%) Redback
2 1 (11.11%) Apple
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco
2 1 (11.11%) Citrix
2 1 (11.11%) iManage
2 1 (11.11%) Interwoven
2 1 (11.11%) LANDesk
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Vodafone
Salary: £Attractive, plus shift allowance and annual bonus
Posted: 20 days ago