The table below looks at the statistics for 3G skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 3G over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
3G
Rank 104 110 109
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -1
Permanent jobs citing 3G 17 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.94% 0.25% 0.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.94% 1.52% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 17 4 3
Average salary £24,000 £45,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-46.66% -14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £34,250 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-23.88% +12.50%
3G
South West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
245 263 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 13.54% 16.69% 16.32%
Number of salaries quoted 209 212 205
Average salary £36,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,200 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

3G
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

3G Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

3G
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

3G Salary Trend in Bristol

3G
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 19 (95.00%) Telecoms
1 19 (95.00%) 2G
1 19 (95.00%) LTE
1 19 (95.00%) 4G
2 2 (10.00%) GSM
2 2 (10.00%) UMTS
2 2 (10.00%) Advertising
2 2 (10.00%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (5.00%) Windows
3 1 (5.00%) Linux
3 1 (5.00%) ADSL
3 1 (5.00%) LAN
3 1 (5.00%) WLAN
3 1 (5.00%) WAN
3 1 (5.00%) DHCP
3 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.00%) VPN
3 1 (5.00%) DNS
3 1 (5.00%) SSL
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (5.00%) ISEB
3 1 (5.00%) Telnet
3 1 (5.00%) X.509
3 1 (5.00%) Firewall
3 1 (5.00%) IPsec
3 1 (5.00%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (5.00%) SSH
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco ASA

3G
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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.

Communications & Networking
1 19 (95.00%) 2G
1 19 (95.00%) LTE
1 19 (95.00%) 4G
2 2 (10.00%) Radio Access Network
2 2 (10.00%) GSM
2 2 (10.00%) UMTS
3 1 (5.00%) WLAN
3 1 (5.00%) WAN
3 1 (5.00%) DHCP
3 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.00%) VPN
3 1 (5.00%) DNS
3 1 (5.00%) SSL
3 1 (5.00%) Telnet
3 1 (5.00%) X.509
3 1 (5.00%) Firewall
3 1 (5.00%) IPsec
3 1 (5.00%) LAN
3 1 (5.00%) SSH
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
General
1 19 (95.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (10.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Coordinator
1 11 (55.00%) Project Coordinator
2 6 (30.00%) Project Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Test Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Network Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Project Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Programme Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Network Support
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Programme Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Test Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Programme Test Manager
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
1 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (5.00%) Test Strategy
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) ISEB
1 1 (5.00%) ISEB Practitioner
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) Cisco
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Car & Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago