The table below looks at the statistics for 3G skills in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 3G over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
3G
Rank 103 91 115
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +24
Permanent jobs citing 3G 20 33 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.98% 1.78% 0.76%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.19% 8.29% 3.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1 12 12
Average salary £24,000 £51,250 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-53.17% -6.81%
UK excluding London average salary £34,250 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-23.88% +12.50%
3G
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
323 398 437
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 15.90% 21.44% 23.65%
Number of salaries quoted 239 301 381
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

3G
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

3G Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

3G
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

3G Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

3G
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 3G within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 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 +5 9 - -
Chesham - 1 - -
Milton Keynes - 1 £24,000 -
3G
South East

3G
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing 3G 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 3G.

1 26 (92.86%) 2G
2 22 (78.57%) 4G
3 20 (71.43%) Telecoms
4 13 (46.43%) Radio Access Network
5 12 (42.86%) Service Management
6 11 (39.29%) GPRS
6 11 (39.29%) LTE
7 10 (35.71%) Problem Management
7 10 (35.71%) SLA
8 9 (32.14%) GSM
8 9 (32.14%) UMTS
8 9 (32.14%) ITIL
8 9 (32.14%) Change Management
9 8 (28.57%) Fault Management
10 4 (14.29%) Finance
10 4 (14.29%) Internet
10 4 (14.29%) Broadband
11 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
11 3 (10.71%) SQL
11 3 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (10.71%) Performance Management
11 3 (10.71%) Network Planning
11 3 (10.71%) Network Performance Management
12 2 (7.14%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
12 2 (7.14%) Degree
12 2 (7.14%) Huawei
12 2 (7.14%) NSN NetAct
12 2 (7.14%) Netcool
12 2 (7.14%) BT
12 2 (7.14%) Business Objects

3G
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing 3G 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 3G. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 26 (92.86%) 2G
2 22 (78.57%) 4G
3 13 (46.43%) Radio Access Network
4 11 (39.29%) LTE
4 11 (39.29%) GPRS
5 9 (32.14%) GSM
5 9 (32.14%) UMTS
6 4 (14.29%) Broadband
6 4 (14.29%) Internet
7 1 (3.57%) ATM
7 1 (3.57%) RNC
7 1 (3.57%) Ethernet
General
1 20 (71.43%) Telecoms
2 4 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (39.29%) Service Manager
2 8 (28.57%) Operations Manager
2 8 (28.57%) Service Operations Manager
2 8 (28.57%) Network Manager
3 7 (25.00%) Performance Manager
4 3 (10.71%) Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Junior
5 2 (7.14%) Financial Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Buyer
5 2 (7.14%) Commercial Buyer
5 2 (7.14%) Junior Buyer
5 2 (7.14%) Service Performance Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Commercial Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Network Operations Manager
6 1 (3.57%) IT Support Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Head of Service Delivery
6 1 (3.57%) IT Support
6 1 (3.57%) Transmission Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Transmission Planning Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Telecoms Project Manager
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.57%) Windows
1 1 (3.57%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) Service Management
2 10 (35.71%) Problem Management
3 9 (32.14%) Change Management
3 9 (32.14%) ITIL
4 8 (28.57%) Fault Management
5 3 (10.71%) Performance Management
5 3 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (10.71%) Network Planning
5 3 (10.71%) Network Performance Management
6 1 (3.57%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (3.57%) Performance Improvement
6 1 (3.57%) Incident Management
6 1 (3.57%) Programme Management
6 1 (3.57%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.57%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.71%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (35.71%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) Netcool
1 2 (7.14%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 2 (7.14%) Ericsson
1 2 (7.14%) BT
1 2 (7.14%) Huawei
1 2 (7.14%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
1 2 (7.14%) Business Objects
1 2 (7.14%) Progress
2 1 (3.57%) Cisco