The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 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 Buckinghamshire region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
2G
Rank 113 114 132
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +18
Permanent jobs citing 2G 19 6 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.91% 0.31% 0.53%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.43% 1.53% 2.28%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 8
Average salary - £62,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.63%
UK excluding London average salary £31,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-31.11% -
Communications & Networking Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
350 392 438
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 16.78% 20.05% 23.11%
Number of salaries quoted 272 309 380
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,850 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
2G
South East

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 31 July 2014. 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 9 - -
Chesham - 1 - -
2G
South East

2G
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 26 (96.30%) 3G
2 22 (81.48%) 4G
3 20 (74.07%) Telecoms
4 14 (51.85%) Radio Access Network
5 12 (44.44%) LTE
5 12 (44.44%) Service Management
6 11 (40.74%) GPRS
6 11 (40.74%) Problem Management
7 10 (37.04%) GSM
7 10 (37.04%) UMTS
7 10 (37.04%) SLA
8 9 (33.33%) ITIL
8 9 (33.33%) Change Management
9 8 (29.63%) Fault Management
10 4 (14.81%) Finance
10 4 (14.81%) MS Excel
10 4 (14.81%) SQL
10 4 (14.81%) Broadband
10 4 (14.81%) Internet
11 3 (11.11%) Netcool
11 3 (11.11%) Business Objects
11 3 (11.11%) Network Planning
11 3 (11.11%) Performance Management
11 3 (11.11%) Network Performance Management
12 2 (7.41%) Huawei
12 2 (7.41%) Degree
12 2 (7.41%) NSN NetAct
12 2 (7.41%) BT
12 2 (7.41%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
12 2 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management

2G
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 4 (14.81%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 26 (96.30%) 3G
2 22 (81.48%) 4G
3 14 (51.85%) Radio Access Network
4 12 (44.44%) LTE
5 11 (40.74%) GPRS
6 10 (37.04%) GSM
6 10 (37.04%) UMTS
7 4 (14.81%) Broadband
7 4 (14.81%) Internet
8 1 (3.70%) ATM
8 1 (3.70%) Ethernet
8 1 (3.70%) RNC
General
1 20 (74.07%) Telecoms
2 4 (14.81%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (40.74%) Service Manager
2 8 (29.63%) Operations Manager
2 8 (29.63%) Network Manager
2 8 (29.63%) Service Operations Manager
3 7 (25.93%) Performance Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Commercial Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Financial Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Buyer
4 2 (7.41%) Commercial Buyer
4 2 (7.41%) Junior Buyer
4 2 (7.41%) Service Performance Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Network Operations Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Junior
4 2 (7.41%) Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Problem Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Incident Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Transmission Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Transmission Planning Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (44.44%) Service Management
2 11 (40.74%) Problem Management
3 9 (33.33%) ITIL
3 9 (33.33%) Change Management
4 8 (29.63%) Fault Management
5 3 (11.11%) Network Planning
5 3 (11.11%) Performance Management
5 3 (11.11%) Network Performance Management
6 2 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (3.70%) Service Delivery
7 1 (3.70%) Network Architecture
7 1 (3.70%) Incident Management
7 1 (3.70%) Performance Improvement
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.81%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (37.04%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) Netcool
2 2 (7.41%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 3 (11.11%) Business Objects
2 2 (7.41%) Huawei
2 2 (7.41%) BT
2 2 (7.41%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 2 (7.41%) Ericsson
2 2 (7.41%) Progress