The table below looks at the statistics for 2G skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 2G over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
2G
Rank 306 303 313
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +10
Permanent jobs citing 2G 4 11 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.039% 0.11% 0.009%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.22% 0.68% 0.043%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Average salary £56,250 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
2G
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Communications & Networking Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1814 1613 2299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 17.62% 15.56% 21.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1560 1381 2029
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

2G
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

2G Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

2G
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

2G Salary Trend in the City of London

2G
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 14 (100.00%) 3G
1 14 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 11 (78.57%) Network Architecture
3 8 (57.14%) Billing
3 8 (57.14%) Shell Script
3 8 (57.14%) SQL
3 8 (57.14%) Oracle
3 8 (57.14%) UNIX
4 7 (50.00%) Veritas
4 7 (50.00%) Linux
4 7 (50.00%) SS7
4 7 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (50.00%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
4 7 (50.00%) Huawei
4 7 (50.00%) MVNO
4 7 (50.00%) Oracle Database
5 6 (42.86%) Degree
6 5 (35.71%) Ericsson
7 4 (28.57%) LTE
7 4 (28.57%) 4G
8 3 (21.43%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (21.43%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 3 (21.43%) SIGTRAN
8 3 (21.43%) Internet
8 3 (21.43%) TCAP
8 3 (21.43%) Clustering
9 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
10 1 (7.14%) Finance
10 1 (7.14%) Advertising
10 1 (7.14%) CSG Singleview

2G
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

Application Platforms
1 7 (50.00%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
2 1 (7.14%) IBM Notes
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) CSG Singleview
Communications & Networking
1 14 (100.00%) 3G
2 7 (50.00%) SS7
2 7 (50.00%) MVNO
3 4 (28.57%) LTE
3 4 (28.57%) 4G
4 3 (21.43%) SIGTRAN
4 3 (21.43%) Internet
4 3 (21.43%) TCAP
5 1 (7.14%) GGSN
5 1 (7.14%) SGSN
5 1 (7.14%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (7.14%) DTS
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 14 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 8 (57.14%) Billing
3 1 (7.14%) Finance
3 1 (7.14%) Advertising
3 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Operations Manager
2 3 (21.43%) Network Architect
2 3 (21.43%) Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Systems Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Network Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Lead Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (57.14%) UNIX
2 7 (50.00%) Linux
3 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Network Architecture
2 7 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (21.43%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (7.14%) SOA
5 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
5 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.14%) TOGAF
5 1 (7.14%) Business Development
5 1 (7.14%) Matrix Management
5 1 (7.14%) Waterfall
5 1 (7.14%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) Shell Script
1 8 (57.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) PMP
2 1 (7.14%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Veritas Volume Manager
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Oracle
2 7 (50.00%) Veritas
2 7 (50.00%) Huawei
3 5 (35.71%) Ericsson
4 1 (7.14%) Progress
4 1 (7.14%) Lotus
4 1 (7.14%) Sage
4 1 (7.14%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (7.14%) Cerillion
4 1 (7.14%) Comverse
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago