The first table below looks at the demand for 4G skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 4G over the 3 months to 30 July 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
4G
Rank 107 106 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs citing 4G 15 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.82% 0.68% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.68% 4.60% -
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 0
Average salary £24,000 £60,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-60.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £53,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-24.52% +17.77%
Communications & Networking Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
264 239 248
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 14.49% 14.77% 15.78%
Number of salaries quoted 217 202 198
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 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
4G
South West

4G
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing 4G across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

4G Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

4G
Salary Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing 4G across the Bristol region.

4G Salary Trend in Bristol

4G
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol region citing 4G 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 4G.

1 64 (73.56%) Telecoms
2 32 (36.78%) Erlang
3 31 (35.63%) Network Architecture
4 26 (29.89%) SIGTRAN
5 25 (28.74%) LTE
6 22 (25.29%) SS7
7 16 (18.39%) TCAP
7 16 (18.39%) INAP
8 14 (16.09%) 3G
8 14 (16.09%) 2G
8 14 (16.09%) Radio Access Network
9 12 (13.79%) Finance
9 12 (13.79%) Project Management
10 11 (12.64%) B2B
11 10 (11.49%) UMTS
11 10 (11.49%) GSM
11 10 (11.49%) Service Management
12 8 (9.20%) LAN
12 8 (9.20%) MPLS
12 8 (9.20%) Load Balancing
13 6 (6.90%) Solaris
13 6 (6.90%) Linux
14 5 (5.75%) Business Intelligence
14 5 (5.75%) SAS
14 5 (5.75%) Broadband
14 5 (5.75%) Reference Data
14 5 (5.75%) Analytics
15 4 (4.60%) Performance Engineering
15 4 (4.60%) Risk Analysis
15 4 (4.60%) NetScout

4G
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol region citing 4G 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 4G. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (5.75%) SAS
2 4 (4.60%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 26 (29.89%) SIGTRAN
2 25 (28.74%) LTE
3 22 (25.29%) SS7
4 16 (18.39%) TCAP
4 16 (18.39%) INAP
5 14 (16.09%) 3G
5 14 (16.09%) 2G
5 14 (16.09%) Radio Access Network
6 10 (11.49%) UMTS
6 10 (11.49%) GSM
7 8 (9.20%) LAN
7 8 (9.20%) MPLS
8 5 (5.75%) Broadband
9 4 (4.60%) SCTP
9 4 (4.60%) MRTG
9 4 (4.60%) 3GPP
9 4 (4.60%) LDAP
9 4 (4.60%) OSPF
9 4 (4.60%) RSVP
9 4 (4.60%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.60%) MySQL
General
1 64 (73.56%) Telecoms
2 12 (13.79%) Finance
3 2 (2.30%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 31 (35.63%) Designer
2 10 (11.49%) Developer
3 8 (9.20%) Senior Manager
3 8 (9.20%) Project Coordinator
3 8 (9.20%) Coordinator
3 8 (9.20%) Senior Designer
4 6 (6.90%) Test Engineer
4 6 (6.90%) Delivery Manager
4 6 (6.90%) Senior Test Engineer
4 6 (6.90%) Senior Developer
5 5 (5.75%) Analyst
5 5 (5.75%) Data Analyst
5 5 (5.75%) Data Integrity Analyst
6 4 (4.60%) Performance Engineer
6 4 (4.60%) Network Designer
7 3 (3.45%) Network Planner
7 3 (3.45%) Project Engineer
8 2 (2.30%) Test Manager
9 1 (1.15%) Network Engineer
9 1 (1.15%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.60%) XHTML
1 4 (4.60%) HTML
1 4 (4.60%) J2EE
1 4 (4.60%) CSS
1 4 (4.60%) JSP
1 4 (4.60%) XML
1 4 (4.60%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.75%) Reference Data
2 4 (4.60%) PKI
2 4 (4.60%) IVR
3 1 (1.15%) Handset
3 1 (1.15%) PDA
3 1 (1.15%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.90%) Solaris
1 6 (6.90%) Linux
2 4 (4.60%) UNIX
2 4 (4.60%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (35.63%) Network Architecture
2 12 (13.79%) Project Management
3 11 (12.64%) B2B
4 10 (11.49%) Service Management
5 8 (9.20%) Load Balancing
6 5 (5.75%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (5.75%) Analytics
7 4 (4.60%) Performance Engineering
7 4 (4.60%) Risk Analysis
7 4 (4.60%) Waterfall
7 4 (4.60%) RAD
7 4 (4.60%) PRINCE2
7 4 (4.60%) Network Design
7 4 (4.60%) Supplier Management
8 3 (3.45%) Programme Management
8 3 (3.45%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (1.15%) Validation
9 1 (1.15%) Incident Management
9 1 (1.15%) Capacity Management
9 1 (1.15%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 32 (36.78%) Erlang
2 4 (4.60%) Java
2 4 (4.60%) PHP
2 4 (4.60%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (1.15%) ISEB Practitioner
1 1 (1.15%) ISEB
1 1 (1.15%) Degree
Systems Management
1 4 (4.60%) Netcool
Vendors
1 4 (4.60%) NetScout
1 4 (4.60%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
1 4 (4.60%) Oracle
1 4 (4.60%) SAP
1 4 (4.60%) Ericsson
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