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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
2G
Rank 131 117 119
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +2
Permanent jobs citing 2G 3 19 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.13% 0.91% 0.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.78% 5.31% 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
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
383 358 385
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 16.84% 17.13% 19.75%
Number of salaries quoted 300 278 303
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £23,500 £27,900
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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 4 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 -4 1 - -
High Wycombe - 1 - -
2G
South East

2G
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 4 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 18 (100.00%) 3G
2 17 (94.44%) 4G
3 16 (88.89%) Radio Access Network
4 8 (44.44%) Continuous Improvement
4 8 (44.44%) Capacity Planning
5 7 (38.89%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 7 (38.89%) Telecoms
6 6 (33.33%) Strategic Planning
6 6 (33.33%) MPLS
6 6 (33.33%) Ethernet
7 4 (22.22%) Performance Monitoring
7 4 (22.22%) Migration
8 2 (11.11%) Capacity Management
8 2 (11.11%) Degree
8 2 (11.11%) SLA
9 1 (5.56%) PMI
9 1 (5.56%) PMI Certification
9 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2
9 1 (5.56%) Data Modelling
9 1 (5.56%) GPRS
9 1 (5.56%) GSM
9 1 (5.56%) UMTS
9 1 (5.56%) Benchmarking
9 1 (5.56%) Project Management
9 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
9 1 (5.56%) Change Management
9 1 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
9 1 (5.56%) Project Planning
9 1 (5.56%) Finance
9 1 (5.56%) Validation

2G
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 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 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 18 (100.00%) 3G
2 17 (94.44%) 4G
3 16 (88.89%) Radio Access Network
4 6 (33.33%) Ethernet
4 6 (33.33%) MPLS
5 1 (5.56%) LTE
5 1 (5.56%) GPRS
5 1 (5.56%) GSM
5 1 (5.56%) UMTS
General
1 7 (38.89%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Head of Capacity Planning
2 5 (27.78%) Technical Leader
3 4 (22.22%) Designer
4 3 (16.67%) Senior Designer
5 2 (11.11%) Technical Designer
5 2 (11.11%) Transmission Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Transmission Planning Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Lead Designer
6 1 (5.56%) Network Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Network Designer
6 1 (5.56%) Services Delivery Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Service Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Network Designer
6 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Telecoms Project Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Principal Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Capacity Planning Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Project Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Delivery Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Capacity Planning
1 8 (44.44%) Continuous Improvement
2 7 (38.89%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 6 (33.33%) Strategic Planning
4 4 (22.22%) Migration
4 4 (22.22%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (11.11%) Capacity Management
6 1 (5.56%) People Management
6 1 (5.56%) Change Control
6 1 (5.56%) Project Planning
6 1 (5.56%) Performance Management
6 1 (5.56%) Customer Engagement
6 1 (5.56%) Network Architecture
6 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2
6 1 (5.56%) Data Modelling
6 1 (5.56%) Benchmarking
6 1 (5.56%) Project Management
6 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
6 1 (5.56%) Change Management
6 1 (5.56%) Validation
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) SLA