The table below looks at the statistics for 3G skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 3G over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
3G
Rank 133 125 122
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -3
Permanent jobs citing 3G 13 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.53% 0.33% 0.056%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.47% 2.11% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 13 6 1
Median salary £50,000 £22,250 £21,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+124.71% +4.70%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -11.76%
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
375 285 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 15.23% 15.50% 14.33%
Number of salaries quoted 286 231 232
Median salary £45,000 £38,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.88% +4.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £24,900
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

3G
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region citing 3G as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing 3G across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

3G Salary Histogram in Birmingham

3G
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs citing 3G also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for 3G.

1 18 (94.74%) TCP/IP
2 17 (89.47%) VPN
2 17 (89.47%) Juniper
2 17 (89.47%) Ericsson
2 17 (89.47%) ATM
2 17 (89.47%) Packet Switching
2 17 (89.47%) SDH
2 17 (89.47%) Ethernet
2 17 (89.47%) SONET
2 17 (89.47%) MPLS
2 17 (89.47%) OSPF
2 17 (89.47%) BGP
2 17 (89.47%) RSVP
2 17 (89.47%) SS7
2 17 (89.47%) VRRP
2 17 (89.47%) Frame Relay
2 17 (89.47%) Telecoms
2 17 (89.47%) Redback
2 17 (89.47%) Network Design
2 17 (89.47%) GGSN
2 17 (89.47%) SGSN
2 17 (89.47%) Network Architecture
2 17 (89.47%) 4G
2 17 (89.47%) HSRP
2 17 (89.47%) VoLTE
2 17 (89.47%) VoWiFi
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007

3G
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Dynamics GP
Communications & Networking
1 18 (94.74%) TCP/IP
2 17 (89.47%) 4G
2 17 (89.47%) ATM
2 17 (89.47%) BGP
2 17 (89.47%) Ethernet
2 17 (89.47%) Frame Relay
2 17 (89.47%) GGSN
2 17 (89.47%) HSRP
2 17 (89.47%) MPLS
2 17 (89.47%) OSPF
2 17 (89.47%) Packet Switching
2 17 (89.47%) RSVP
2 17 (89.47%) SDH
2 17 (89.47%) SGSN
2 17 (89.47%) SONET
2 17 (89.47%) SS7
2 17 (89.47%) VoLTE
2 17 (89.47%) VoWiFi
2 17 (89.47%) VPN
2 17 (89.47%) VRRP
General
1 17 (89.47%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (89.47%) Design Engineer
1 17 (89.47%) Ericsson Engineer
1 17 (89.47%) Implementation Engineer
2 1 (5.26%) Project Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
1 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
1 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
1 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (5.26%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (89.47%) Network Architecture
1 17 (89.47%) Network Design
2 1 (5.26%) Business Continuity
2 1 (5.26%) CRM
2 1 (5.26%) Incident Management
2 1 (5.26%) Service Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 17 (89.47%) Ericsson
1 17 (89.47%) Juniper
1 17 (89.47%) Redback
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco
2 1 (5.26%) Kofax
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) Siebel
2 1 (5.26%) Veritas