The table below looks at the statistics for 2G skills in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 2G over the 3 months to 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
2G
Rank 132 109 103
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -6
Permanent jobs citing 2G 5 19 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.23% 0.91% 0.98%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.35% 5.62% 4.62%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 7
Average salary - - £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £31,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+29.03% -31.11%
2G
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
371 338 390
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 16.84% 16.26% 21.14%
Number of salaries quoted 273 253 296
Average salary £47,500 £44,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.34% +4.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £62,250
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

2G
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

2G Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

2G
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

2G Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

2G
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 2G within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Amersham -3 3 - -
High Wycombe - 1 - -
2G
South East

2G
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 13 (100.00%) 3G
2 12 (92.31%) 4G
3 11 (84.62%) Radio Access Network
4 9 (69.23%) Telecoms
5 7 (53.85%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (38.46%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (23.08%) Strategic Planning
7 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 3 (23.08%) MPLS
8 2 (15.38%) Ethernet
8 2 (15.38%) SLA
8 2 (15.38%) Degree
8 2 (15.38%) Capacity Management
9 1 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
9 1 (7.69%) Project Planning
9 1 (7.69%) Change Control
9 1 (7.69%) Performance Monitoring
9 1 (7.69%) People Management
9 1 (7.69%) Performance Management
9 1 (7.69%) LTE
9 1 (7.69%) Customer Engagement
9 1 (7.69%) Finance
9 1 (7.69%) Validation
9 1 (7.69%) Migration
9 1 (7.69%) PMI
9 1 (7.69%) PMI Certification
9 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
9 1 (7.69%) Data Modelling
9 1 (7.69%) GPRS
9 1 (7.69%) GSM

2G
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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.

Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 13 (100.00%) 3G
2 12 (92.31%) 4G
3 11 (84.62%) Radio Access Network
4 3 (23.08%) MPLS
5 2 (15.38%) Ethernet
6 1 (7.69%) LTE
6 1 (7.69%) GPRS
6 1 (7.69%) GSM
6 1 (7.69%) UMTS
General
1 9 (69.23%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Head of Capacity Planning
2 2 (15.38%) Transmission Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Transmission Planning Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Capacity Planning Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Lead Designer
3 1 (7.69%) Network Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Services Delivery Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Service Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Designer
3 1 (7.69%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Contracts Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Leader
3 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Telecoms Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Principal Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Designer
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Designer
3 1 (7.69%) Vendor Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (38.46%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 3 (23.08%) Strategic Planning
4 2 (15.38%) Capacity Management
5 1 (7.69%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (7.69%) People Management
5 1 (7.69%) Project Planning
5 1 (7.69%) Performance Management
5 1 (7.69%) Customer Engagement
5 1 (7.69%) Change Control
5 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
5 1 (7.69%) Data Modelling
5 1 (7.69%) Benchmarking
5 1 (7.69%) Project Management
5 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
5 1 (7.69%) Change Management
5 1 (7.69%) Validation
5 1 (7.69%) Migration
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) SLA