The table below looks at the statistics for 3G 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 3G over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
3G
Rank 295 330 315
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -15
Permanent jobs citing 3G 19 11 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.17% 0.091% 0.076%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.01% 0.58% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 15 4 7
Average salary £55,000 £43,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.43% -20.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £42,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £56,550 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,250 £47,500 £44,500
% change year-on-year
-11.05% +6.74%
3G
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
1890 1887 2485
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 17.16% 15.65% 21.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1647 1654 2201
Average salary £48,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £32,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

3G
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

3G Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

3G
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

3G Salary Trend in the City of London

3G
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing 3G across the City of London region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014.

3G Salary Histogram in the City of London

3G
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 34 (75.56%) Telecoms
2 29 (64.44%) 2G
3 21 (46.67%) SS7
4 16 (35.56%) Degree
5 14 (31.11%) Network Architecture
6 13 (28.89%) Radio Access Network
6 13 (28.89%) Linux
7 12 (26.67%) Windows
7 12 (26.67%) SQL
7 12 (26.67%) 4G
8 11 (24.44%) MVNO
8 11 (24.44%) Oracle
8 11 (24.44%) UNIX
8 11 (24.44%) Shell Script
8 11 (24.44%) Billing
9 10 (22.22%) Huawei
9 10 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
9 10 (22.22%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
9 10 (22.22%) Veritas
9 10 (22.22%) Oracle Database
10 8 (17.78%) Blackberry
10 8 (17.78%) VPN
11 7 (15.56%) TCAP
11 7 (15.56%) Clustering
11 7 (15.56%) SIGTRAN
11 7 (15.56%) Windows 7
11 7 (15.56%) LTE
11 7 (15.56%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 6 (13.33%) Ericsson
12 6 (13.33%) Citrix

3G
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 10 (22.22%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
2 5 (11.11%) IBM Notes
3 2 (4.44%) MS Exchange
3 2 (4.44%) WorkSite
4 1 (2.22%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (6.67%) MS Office
2 1 (2.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) CSG Singleview
Communications & Networking
1 29 (64.44%) 2G
2 21 (46.67%) SS7
3 13 (28.89%) Radio Access Network
4 12 (26.67%) 4G
5 11 (24.44%) MVNO
6 8 (17.78%) VPN
7 7 (15.56%) TCAP
7 7 (15.56%) SIGTRAN
7 7 (15.56%) LTE
8 6 (13.33%) Internet
9 4 (8.89%) Firewall
10 3 (6.67%) Wireless
10 3 (6.67%) SGSN
11 2 (4.44%) 2.5G
11 2 (4.44%) Wi-Fi
11 2 (4.44%) SCCP
11 2 (4.44%) 3GPP
11 2 (4.44%) TCP/IP
11 2 (4.44%) GPRS
11 2 (4.44%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (22.22%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.22%) DTS
2 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (4.44%) JIRA
General
1 34 (75.56%) Telecoms
2 11 (24.44%) Billing
3 5 (11.11%) Finance
4 1 (2.22%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (15.56%) Test Engineer
1 7 (15.56%) Network Manager
2 6 (13.33%) Operations Manager
3 5 (11.11%) Architect
4 4 (8.89%) Tester
4 4 (8.89%) Support Specialist
4 4 (8.89%) Systems Manager
4 4 (8.89%) Network Architect
5 3 (6.67%) Support Analyst
5 3 (6.67%) Software Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) Analyst
5 3 (6.67%) Network Operations Manager
6 2 (4.44%) IT Support
6 2 (4.44%) IT Support Analyst
6 2 (4.44%) RAN Engineer
7 1 (2.22%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 1 (2.22%) Implementation Consultant
7 1 (2.22%) Technical Implementation Consultant
7 1 (2.22%) Network Implementation Engineer
7 1 (2.22%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.67%) STL
1 3 (6.67%) XML
1 3 (6.67%) ActiveMQ
1 3 (6.67%) JSON
1 3 (6.67%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.78%) Blackberry
2 7 (15.56%) Clustering
3 4 (8.89%) iPhone
3 4 (8.89%) iPad
4 3 (6.67%) Computer Science
5 2 (4.44%) Handset
6 1 (2.22%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 13 (28.89%) Linux
2 12 (26.67%) Windows
3 11 (24.44%) UNIX
4 7 (15.56%) Windows 7
5 3 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (4.44%) Apple iOS
6 2 (4.44%) Windows XP
6 2 (4.44%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (31.11%) Network Architecture
2 10 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (8.89%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (8.89%) Software Engineering
3 4 (8.89%) Strategic Planning
4 3 (6.67%) Multithreading
4 3 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (6.67%) Network Design
4 3 (6.67%) OO
4 3 (6.67%) Configuration Management
5 2 (4.44%) Software Architecture
5 2 (4.44%) Test Strategy
5 2 (4.44%) ITIL
6 1 (2.22%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (2.22%) Coaching
6 1 (2.22%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (2.22%) Performance Management
6 1 (2.22%) Problem Management
6 1 (2.22%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.22%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (26.67%) SQL
2 11 (24.44%) Shell Script
3 3 (6.67%) Groovy
3 3 (6.67%) Scala
3 3 (6.67%) C++
3 3 (6.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 16 (35.56%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (15.56%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 2 (4.44%) Terminal Services
2 2 (4.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 11 (24.44%) Oracle
2 10 (22.22%) Veritas
2 10 (22.22%) Huawei
3 6 (13.33%) Citrix
3 6 (13.33%) Ericsson
4 5 (11.11%) Lotus
5 4 (8.89%) Cisco
5 4 (8.89%) Microsoft
6 2 (4.44%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (4.44%) VMware
6 2 (4.44%) LANDesk
7 1 (2.22%) Cerillion
7 1 (2.22%) Comverse
7 1 (2.22%) Fortinet
7 1 (2.22%) Sage
7 1 (2.22%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (2.22%) Progress
7 1 (2.22%) Siemens
7 1 (2.22%) Juniper
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Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 16 days ago
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Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago