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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
4G
Rank 307 327 322
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -5
Permanent jobs citing 4G 7 15 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.064% 0.12% 0.017%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.38% 0.79% 0.083%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 2
Average salary £75,000 - £60,500
90% offered a salary of more than £51,000 - £56,100
10% offered a salary of more than £79,000 - £64,900
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £55,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +37.50%
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
1861 1900 2415
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 16.90% 15.63% 20.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1627 1665 2154
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £32,500 £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

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 21 November 2014.

4G Salary Histogram in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 13 (86.67%) 3G
2 12 (80.00%) Telecoms
3 10 (66.67%) Degree
4 6 (40.00%) Software Engineering
4 6 (40.00%) LTE
4 6 (40.00%) 2G
5 4 (26.67%) Internet
5 4 (26.67%) SS7
5 4 (26.67%) Windows
5 4 (26.67%) Network Architecture
5 4 (26.67%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (26.67%) MVNO
5 4 (26.67%) Network Design
6 3 (20.00%) ActiveMQ
6 3 (20.00%) JSON
6 3 (20.00%) Computer Science
6 3 (20.00%) Multithreading
6 3 (20.00%) Scala
6 3 (20.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 3 (20.00%) Groovy
6 3 (20.00%) Linux
6 3 (20.00%) OO
6 3 (20.00%) C++
6 3 (20.00%) Java
6 3 (20.00%) STL
6 3 (20.00%) XML
6 3 (20.00%) Configuration Management
7 2 (13.33%) RTP
7 2 (13.33%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (13.33%) GSM

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 (6.67%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 13 (86.67%) 3G
2 6 (40.00%) 2G
2 6 (40.00%) LTE
3 4 (26.67%) MVNO
3 4 (26.67%) SS7
3 4 (26.67%) Internet
4 2 (13.33%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (13.33%) VoLTE
4 2 (13.33%) RTP
4 2 (13.33%) GSM
4 2 (13.33%) 3GPP
5 1 (6.67%) WAN
5 1 (6.67%) DHCP
5 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
5 1 (6.67%) DNS
5 1 (6.67%) LAN
5 1 (6.67%) Radio Access Network
5 1 (6.67%) Wireless
5 1 (6.67%) Firewall
General
1 12 (80.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (13.33%) Multimedia
3 1 (6.67%) Investment Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Finance
3 1 (6.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Architect
2 4 (26.67%) Network Architect
3 3 (20.00%) Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Implementation Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Performance Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Lead Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Voice Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Voice Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Implementation Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) STL
1 3 (20.00%) XML
1 3 (20.00%) ActiveMQ
1 3 (20.00%) JSON
1 3 (20.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (13.33%) User Experience
3 1 (6.67%) Blackberry
3 1 (6.67%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Windows
2 3 (20.00%) Linux
3 2 (13.33%) Android
3 2 (13.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (26.67%) Network Design
2 4 (26.67%) Network Architecture
2 4 (26.67%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (20.00%) Multithreading
3 3 (20.00%) OO
3 3 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (13.33%) Use Case
4 2 (13.33%) Network Management
5 1 (6.67%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (6.67%) Coaching
5 1 (6.67%) Performance Management
5 1 (6.67%) Stress Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Problem Management
5 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (6.67%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) C++
1 3 (20.00%) Java
1 3 (20.00%) Groovy
1 3 (20.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 10 (66.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Progress
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (6.67%) BT
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