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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
3G
Rank 121 127 132
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +5
Permanent jobs citing 3G 16 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.71% 0.32% 0.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.05% 1.80% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 4
Average salary £45,000 £55,000 £45,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% +21.54%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -15.78%
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
395 388 381
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 17.47% 17.78% 18.66%
Number of salaries quoted 296 323 307
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 22 May 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
Beaconsfield - 3 £45,000 -
Amersham +1 1 - -
3G
South East

3G
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 21 (80.77%) 4G
2 18 (69.23%) Radio Access Network
3 16 (61.54%) 2G
4 14 (53.85%) MPLS
5 13 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
6 9 (34.62%) Ethernet
6 9 (34.62%) Telecoms
7 7 (26.92%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 7 (26.92%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (23.08%) Capacity Management
8 6 (23.08%) Strategic Planning
9 5 (19.23%) Nagios
9 5 (19.23%) OSPF
9 5 (19.23%) BGP
9 5 (19.23%) L2TP
9 5 (19.23%) Cisco
9 5 (19.23%) TCP/IP
9 5 (19.23%) VPN
9 5 (19.23%) DNS
9 5 (19.23%) SSL
9 5 (19.23%) Linux
9 5 (19.23%) Network Design
9 5 (19.23%) IPsec
9 5 (19.23%) Firewall
9 5 (19.23%) Migration
9 5 (19.23%) OpenVPN
9 5 (19.23%) FreeRADIUS
9 5 (19.23%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (15.38%) Performance Monitoring
11 3 (11.54%) LTE

3G
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.85%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (3.85%) SharePoint Server
1 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.85%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.85%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 21 (80.77%) 4G
2 18 (69.23%) Radio Access Network
3 16 (61.54%) 2G
4 14 (53.85%) MPLS
5 9 (34.62%) Ethernet
6 5 (19.23%) OSPF
6 5 (19.23%) BGP
6 5 (19.23%) L2TP
6 5 (19.23%) TCP/IP
6 5 (19.23%) VPN
6 5 (19.23%) DNS
6 5 (19.23%) SSL
6 5 (19.23%) IPsec
6 5 (19.23%) Firewall
6 5 (19.23%) OpenVPN
6 5 (19.23%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (11.54%) LTE
7 3 (11.54%) GPRS
7 3 (11.54%) GSM
7 3 (11.54%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (34.62%) Telecoms
2 2 (7.69%) Finance
3 1 (3.85%) Automotive
3 1 (3.85%) Retail
3 1 (3.85%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (26.92%) Head of Capacity Planning
2 6 (23.08%) Network Engineer
3 5 (19.23%) Design Engineer
3 5 (19.23%) Technical Leader
3 5 (19.23%) Network Design Engineer
3 5 (19.23%) Transmission Engineer
3 5 (19.23%) Transmission Planning Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Designer
5 3 (11.54%) Principal Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Senior Designer
6 2 (7.69%) Lead Designer
6 2 (7.69%) Service Manager
6 2 (7.69%) Services Delivery Manager
6 2 (7.69%) Senior Network Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Technical Designer
6 2 (7.69%) Delivery Manager
6 2 (7.69%) Vendor Manager
7 1 (3.85%) Capacity Planning Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Design Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) HTML5
1 1 (3.85%) .NET Framework
1 1 (3.85%) WCF
1 1 (3.85%) HTML
1 1 (3.85%) .NET
1 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET
1 1 (3.85%) COM
1 1 (3.85%) CSS
1 1 (3.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 5 (19.23%) Linux
2 1 (3.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 7 (26.92%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 7 (26.92%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (23.08%) Capacity Management
3 6 (23.08%) Strategic Planning
4 5 (19.23%) Network Design
4 5 (19.23%) Migration
5 4 (15.38%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (7.69%) Service Delivery
6 2 (7.69%) Change Management
6 2 (7.69%) Validation
6 2 (7.69%) Network Architecture
7 1 (3.85%) Customer Engagement
7 1 (3.85%) Change Control
7 1 (3.85%) People Management
7 1 (3.85%) Workflow
7 1 (3.85%) Project Planning
7 1 (3.85%) Performance Management
7 1 (3.85%) OO
7 1 (3.85%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (19.23%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 5 (19.23%) Nagios
2 1 (3.85%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 5 (19.23%) Cisco
2 2 (7.69%) Huawei
3 1 (3.85%) Nintex
3 1 (3.85%) BT
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft