The first table below looks at the demand for 2G skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 2G over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Bristol region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
2G
Rank 111 118 116
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -2
Permanent jobs citing 2G 12 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.66% 0.062% 0.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.65% 0.42% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 12 1 3
Average salary £24,000 £60,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-60.00% +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £31,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-31.11% -
Communications & Networking Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
258 239 246
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 14.25% 14.90% 15.70%
Number of salaries quoted 214 203 196
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £26,350
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
2G
South West

2G
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

2G Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

2G
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

2G Salary Trend in Bristol

2G
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 15 (100.00%) 3G
1 15 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 15 (100.00%) 4G
2 14 (93.33%) LTE
3 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (13.33%) Radio Access Network
3 2 (13.33%) MVNO
3 2 (13.33%) GSM
3 2 (13.33%) UMTS
3 2 (13.33%) Advertising
4 1 (6.67%) Validation
4 1 (6.67%) Handset
4 1 (6.67%) ISEB
4 1 (6.67%) Service Management
4 1 (6.67%) Test Strategy
4 1 (6.67%) Network Architecture
4 1 (6.67%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (6.67%) PDA
4 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
4 1 (6.67%) Performance Management

2G
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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.

Communications & Networking
1 15 (100.00%) 3G
1 15 (100.00%) 4G
2 14 (93.33%) LTE
3 2 (13.33%) Radio Access Network
3 2 (13.33%) MVNO
3 2 (13.33%) GSM
3 2 (13.33%) UMTS
General
1 15 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (13.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Project Coordinator
1 9 (60.00%) Coordinator
2 3 (20.00%) Project Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Test Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Network Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Programme Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Programme Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Test Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Programme Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Handset
1 1 (6.67%) PDA
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (6.67%) Validation
2 1 (6.67%) Service Management
2 1 (6.67%) Test Strategy
2 1 (6.67%) Network Architecture
2 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
2 1 (6.67%) Performance Management
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) ISEB
1 1 (6.67%) ISEB Practitioner
Bristol
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago