The table below looks at the statistics for 4G 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 4G over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
4G
Rank 257 309 303
Rank change year-on-year
+52 -6
Permanent jobs citing 4G 8 9 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.12% 0.087% 0.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.80% 0.47% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 1
Average salary £47,500 £31,000 £102,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.22% -69.75%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £40,000 £49,750
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -19.59%
4G
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
997 1917 1666
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 14.94% 18.46% 15.79%
Number of salaries quoted 901 1639 1415
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

4G
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing 4G across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

4G Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

4G
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing 4G across the City of London region.

4G Salary Trend in the City of London

4G
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing 4G across the City of London region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

4G Salary Histogram in the City of London

4G
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the City of London region citing 4G 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 4G.

1 9 (100.00%) 3G
2 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) VMware
2 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (44.44%) Office 365
2 4 (44.44%) Windows 10
3 3 (33.33%) Diameter Protocol
3 3 (33.33%) Huawei
3 3 (33.33%) Network Design
3 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 3 (33.33%) 2G
3 3 (33.33%) SQL
3 3 (33.33%) Citrix
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
4 2 (22.22%) Information Security Management
4 2 (22.22%) Security Management
4 2 (22.22%) HTTP
4 2 (22.22%) HTTPS
4 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
4 2 (22.22%) Information Security
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (22.22%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (11.11%) Migration
5 1 (11.11%) HP

4G
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the City of London region citing 4G 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 4G. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) 3G
2 3 (33.33%) 2G
2 3 (33.33%) Diameter Protocol
3 2 (22.22%) HTTP
3 2 (22.22%) HTTPS
4 1 (11.11%) WAN
4 1 (11.11%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) 3G Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) 4G Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Design Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Office 365 Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Telecoms Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) VMware Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Citrix Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Active Directory Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server Engineer
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
1 4 (44.44%) Windows 10
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Network Design
2 2 (22.22%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (22.22%) Information Security
2 2 (22.22%) Information Security Management
2 2 (22.22%) Security Management
3 1 (11.11%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) VMware
2 3 (33.33%) Citrix
2 3 (33.33%) Huawei
3 1 (11.11%) HP