The first table below looks at the demand for NGN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NGN over the 3 months to 17 April 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 Cambridge region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Next Generation Network (NGN)
Rank 117 124 127
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +3
Permanent jobs citing NGN 3 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.17% 0.15% 0.047%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.72% 0.73% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 1
Average salary £65,000 £70,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +55.55%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-17.64% -15.00%
Communications & Networking Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
418 409 384
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 23.15% 20.58% 18.13%
Number of salaries quoted 344 301 314
Average salary £42,500 £39,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.91% -0.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,250 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
NGN
Cambridgeshire

NGN
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

NGN Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

NGN
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

NGN Salary Trend in Cambridge

NGN
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing NGN across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

NGN Salary Histogram in Cambridge

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing NGN 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 NGN.

1 5 (83.33%) Java
1 5 (83.33%) J2EE
1 5 (83.33%) SS7
1 5 (83.33%) Telecoms
2 3 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) VPN
2 3 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (33.33%) LTE
3 2 (33.33%) VoLTE
3 2 (33.33%) Open Source
3 2 (33.33%) Network Architecture
3 2 (33.33%) Software Architecture
3 2 (33.33%) French Language
3 2 (33.33%) German Language
3 2 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Degree
4 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
4 1 (16.67%) Physics
4 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
4 1 (16.67%) Device Driver
4 1 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (16.67%) C
4 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 1 (16.67%) Firmware
4 1 (16.67%) Embedded C
4 1 (16.67%) Assembly Language
4 1 (16.67%) PhD
4 1 (16.67%) Ethernet
4 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP

NGN
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing NGN 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 NGN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) SS7
2 3 (50.00%) VPN
3 2 (33.33%) LTE
3 2 (33.33%) VoLTE
4 1 (16.67%) Ethernet
4 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
General
1 5 (83.33%) Telecoms
2 2 (33.33%) French Language
2 2 (33.33%) German Language
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Sales Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Pre Sales Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Software Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Integration Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Firmware Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Programmer
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (16.67%) Firmware
2 1 (16.67%) Device Driver
2 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
2 1 (16.67%) Physics
2 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
1 3 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
1 2 (33.33%) Network Architecture
1 2 (33.33%) Software Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) Embedded C
2 1 (16.67%) Assembly Language
2 1 (16.67%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) PhD
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Red Hat