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 16 April 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
4G
Rank 64 - 107
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing 4G 66 0 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 3.25% - 0.77%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.08% - 4.56%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 10
Average salary £52,250 - £47,500
90% offered a salary of more than £50,050 - £36,350
10% offered a salary of more than £54,450 - £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +5.55%
Communications & Networking Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
346 262 307
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 17.06% 14.22% 16.86%
Number of salaries quoted 210 209 260
Average salary £38,500 £41,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.09% +10.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £28,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
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 16 April 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 89 (63.12%) Telecoms
2 42 (29.79%) SIGTRAN
3 33 (23.40%) Finance
3 33 (23.40%) Project Management
4 32 (22.70%) LTE
4 32 (22.70%) Radio Access Network
5 25 (17.73%) Supplier Management
5 25 (17.73%) Network Design
5 25 (17.73%) Ericsson
5 25 (17.73%) LDAP
5 25 (17.73%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
6 24 (17.02%) Network Architecture
6 24 (17.02%) Erlang
7 22 (15.60%) UNIX
8 21 (14.89%) TCP/IP
9 17 (12.06%) SS7
10 14 (9.93%) UTRAN
10 14 (9.93%) GSM
10 14 (9.93%) UMTS
10 14 (9.93%) 2G
11 13 (9.22%) Windows
12 12 (8.51%) LAN
12 12 (8.51%) VPN
12 12 (8.51%) TCAP
12 12 (8.51%) INAP
13 11 (7.80%) MPLS
13 11 (7.80%) B2B
14 10 (7.09%) Service Management
15 9 (6.38%) Firewall
15 9 (6.38%) VMware

4G
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 7 (4.96%) SAS
2 4 (2.84%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 42 (29.79%) SIGTRAN
2 32 (22.70%) LTE
2 32 (22.70%) Radio Access Network
3 25 (17.73%) LDAP
4 21 (14.89%) TCP/IP
5 17 (12.06%) SS7
6 14 (9.93%) UTRAN
6 14 (9.93%) GSM
6 14 (9.93%) UMTS
6 14 (9.93%) 2G
7 12 (8.51%) LAN
7 12 (8.51%) VPN
7 12 (8.51%) TCAP
7 12 (8.51%) INAP
8 11 (7.80%) MPLS
9 9 (6.38%) Firewall
9 9 (6.38%) Network Security
9 9 (6.38%) iSCSI
9 9 (6.38%) SAN
9 9 (6.38%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.84%) MySQL
General
1 89 (63.12%) Telecoms
2 33 (23.40%) Finance
3 8 (5.67%) Marketing
3 8 (5.67%) Retail
4 2 (1.42%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 60 (42.55%) Designer
2 30 (21.28%) Senior Designer
3 17 (12.06%) Network Designer
4 16 (11.35%) Network Planner
5 15 (10.64%) Analyst
6 13 (9.22%) Support Engineer
6 13 (9.22%) Senior Support Engineer
7 11 (7.80%) Consultant
8 9 (6.38%) Security Consultant
8 9 (6.38%) Solutions Designer
8 9 (6.38%) Solutions Consultant
8 9 (6.38%) Systems Designer
8 9 (6.38%) Developer
9 8 (5.67%) Business Analyst
9 8 (5.67%) Senior Manager
10 7 (4.96%) Data Analyst
10 7 (4.96%) Data Integrity Analyst
11 6 (4.26%) Delivery Manager
12 5 (3.55%) Test Engineer
12 5 (3.55%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.84%) HTML
1 4 (2.84%) J2EE
1 4 (2.84%) CSS
1 4 (2.84%) JSP
1 4 (2.84%) XML
1 4 (2.84%) XSL
1 4 (2.84%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.38%) Cryptography
2 8 (5.67%) Management Information System
3 7 (4.96%) Reference Data
4 4 (2.84%) IVR
4 4 (2.84%) PKI
5 2 (1.42%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.71%) PDA
6 1 (0.71%) Statistics
6 1 (0.71%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 22 (15.60%) UNIX
2 13 (9.22%) Windows
3 9 (6.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (6.38%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (4.96%) Linux
5 5 (3.55%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (23.40%) Project Management
2 25 (17.73%) Supplier Management
2 25 (17.73%) Network Design
3 24 (17.02%) Network Architecture
4 11 (7.80%) B2B
5 10 (7.09%) Service Management
6 9 (6.38%) Information Security
6 9 (6.38%) Infrastructure Management
7 8 (5.67%) UML
7 8 (5.67%) Load Balancing
7 8 (5.67%) Information Management
7 8 (5.67%) Requirements Analysis
7 8 (5.67%) Use Case
8 7 (4.96%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (4.96%) Analytics
9 5 (3.55%) ITIL
10 4 (2.84%) PRINCE2
10 4 (2.84%) RAD
10 4 (2.84%) Risk Analysis
10 4 (2.84%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 24 (17.02%) Erlang
2 4 (2.84%) Java
2 4 (2.84%) PHP
2 4 (2.84%) SQL
3 2 (1.42%) Python
3 2 (1.42%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (6.38%) Microsoft Certification
1 9 (6.38%) MCSE
1 9 (6.38%) MCSA
2 3 (2.13%) Degree
3 2 (1.42%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.71%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (0.71%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.38%) PCI DSS
1 9 (6.38%) SLA
2 2 (1.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (6.38%) vSphere
1 9 (6.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (6.38%) WSUS
2 3 (2.13%) Cacti
2 3 (2.13%) Netcool
Vendors
1 25 (17.73%) Ericsson
1 25 (17.73%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 9 (6.38%) VMware
2 9 (6.38%) Citrix
3 4 (2.84%) Oracle
3 4 (2.84%) SAP
4 3 (2.13%) NetScout
5 2 (1.42%) Perforce
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