The first table below looks at the demand for 2G skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 2G over the 3 months to 16 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 Cambridgeshire region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
2G
Rank 147 139 135
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -4
Permanent jobs citing 2G 1 8 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.039% 0.28% 0.69%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.18% 1.42% 3.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 18
Average salary £42,500 £33,500 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.86% -23.42%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -10.52%
Communications & Networking Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
550 564 592
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 21.50% 19.94% 19.31%
Number of salaries quoted 450 437 501
Average salary £42,500 £39,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.59% -7.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,712
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,000 £58,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
2G
East of England

2G
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing 2G across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

2G Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

2G
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing 2G across the Cambridgeshire region.

2G Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

2G
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 2G within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +11 1 £42,500 -
2G
East of England

2G
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) 3G
2 4 (80.00%) 3GPP
2 4 (80.00%) MKS
2 4 (80.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (80.00%) Bugzilla
3 3 (60.00%) Handset
3 3 (60.00%) LTE
3 3 (60.00%) DHCP
3 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (60.00%) ClearQuest
3 3 (60.00%) RTP
3 3 (60.00%) UNIX
4 2 (40.00%) Eclipse
4 2 (40.00%) Python
4 2 (40.00%) Data Management
5 1 (20.00%) Subversion
5 1 (20.00%) SSH
5 1 (20.00%) Maven
5 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Wireshark
5 1 (20.00%) QA
5 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
5 1 (20.00%) Valgrind
5 1 (20.00%) OOD
5 1 (20.00%) UML
5 1 (20.00%) OO
5 1 (20.00%) C++

2G
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) 3G
2 4 (80.00%) 3GPP
3 3 (60.00%) LTE
3 3 (60.00%) DHCP
3 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (60.00%) RTP
4 1 (20.00%) SSH
4 1 (20.00%) Wireshark
4 1 (20.00%) Radio Access Network
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Bugzilla
2 3 (60.00%) ClearQuest
3 2 (40.00%) Eclipse
4 1 (20.00%) Subversion
4 1 (20.00%) Maven
4 1 (20.00%) Valgrind
4 1 (20.00%) JUnit
4 1 (20.00%) Redmine
4 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (80.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Support Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Professional Services Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Automation Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Test Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Test Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Test Automation Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Handset
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Data Management
2 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (20.00%) OOD
2 1 (20.00%) UML
2 1 (20.00%) OO
2 1 (20.00%) Validation
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Python
2 1 (20.00%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) MKS