The table below looks at the statistics for 4G skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 4G over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
4G
Rank 125 137 100
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -37
Permanent jobs citing 4G 3 1 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.18% 0.053% 1.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.15% 0.30% 8.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 18
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +108.33%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £65,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-19.23% +68.83%
4G
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
262 336 262
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 15.72% 17.93% 14.64%
Number of salaries quoted 221 306 215
Median salary £37,500 £38,750 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% +15.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,820 £52,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

4G
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of job ads across the Bristol region citing 4G as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 28 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, IT jobs citing 4G 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 Bristol region with a requirement for 4G.

1 14 (93.33%) Telecoms
2 10 (66.67%) 2G
2 10 (66.67%) Radio Access Network
3 7 (46.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 7 (46.67%) LTE
4 6 (40.00%) VoLTE
4 6 (40.00%) Network Design
4 6 (40.00%) GSM
4 6 (40.00%) WCDMA
4 6 (40.00%) 3G
5 5 (33.33%) 5G
6 4 (26.67%) High Availability
6 4 (26.67%) Huawei
6 4 (26.67%) Nokia
7 3 (20.00%) Wireshark
7 3 (20.00%) HSPA
7 3 (20.00%) Actix
7 3 (20.00%) Nortel
7 3 (20.00%) Ericsson
8 2 (13.33%) MPLS
8 2 (13.33%) Service Management
8 2 (13.33%) VMS
8 2 (13.33%) MGW
8 2 (13.33%) Fault Management
8 2 (13.33%) Network Architecture
9 1 (6.67%) QA
9 1 (6.67%) HP
9 1 (6.67%) Software Testing

4G
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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:

Communications & Networking
1 10 (66.67%) 2G
1 10 (66.67%) Radio Access Network
2 7 (46.67%) LTE
3 6 (40.00%) 3G
3 6 (40.00%) GSM
3 6 (40.00%) VoLTE
3 6 (40.00%) WCDMA
4 5 (33.33%) 5G
5 3 (20.00%) HSPA
5 3 (20.00%) Wireshark
6 2 (13.33%) MGW
6 2 (13.33%) MPLS
General
1 14 (93.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Designer
1 7 (46.67%) Senior Designer
2 2 (13.33%) Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Mobile Designer
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Mobile Designer
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Test Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Telecoms Designer
3 1 (6.67%) Test Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 6 (40.00%) Network Design
3 4 (26.67%) High Availability
4 2 (13.33%) Fault Management
4 2 (13.33%) Network Architecture
4 2 (13.33%) Service Management
5 1 (6.67%) Software Testing
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Huawei
1 4 (26.67%) Nokia
2 3 (20.00%) Actix
2 3 (20.00%) Ericsson
2 3 (20.00%) Nortel
3 1 (6.67%) HP