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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
4G
Rank 311 319 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Permanent jobs citing 4G 9 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.078% 0.059% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.46% 0.39% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 0
Average salary £63,000 £55,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.54% -
UK excluding London average salary £38,120 £52,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-26.69% +30.00%
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
1944 1787 2275
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 16.88% 15.11% 18.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1635 1585 2031
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,000 £32,300
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £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 19 September 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 19 September 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 24 (68.57%) Telecoms
2 18 (51.43%) Network Architecture
3 17 (48.57%) Erlang
4 15 (42.86%) SS7
5 12 (34.29%) 3G
5 12 (34.29%) SIGTRAN
6 10 (28.57%) TCAP
6 10 (28.57%) INAP
6 10 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (22.86%) Degree
8 5 (14.29%) 2G
8 5 (14.29%) SQL
8 5 (14.29%) Java
8 5 (14.29%) XML
8 5 (14.29%) UNIX
8 5 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (11.43%) Linux
9 4 (11.43%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (11.43%) Microsoft
9 4 (11.43%) Software Engineering
9 4 (11.43%) LTE
10 3 (8.57%) Capacity Planning
10 3 (8.57%) Ruby
10 3 (8.57%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (8.57%) MVNO
10 3 (8.57%) Finance
10 3 (8.57%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (8.57%) Tcl
10 3 (8.57%) Internet
10 3 (8.57%) SAS

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 3 (8.57%) SAS
2 1 (2.86%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 15 (42.86%) SS7
2 12 (34.29%) SIGTRAN
2 12 (34.29%) 3G
3 10 (28.57%) TCAP
3 10 (28.57%) INAP
4 5 (14.29%) 2G
5 4 (11.43%) LTE
6 3 (8.57%) MVNO
6 3 (8.57%) Internet
7 2 (5.71%) GSM
7 2 (5.71%) 3GPP
7 2 (5.71%) VoLTE
7 2 (5.71%) RTP
8 1 (2.86%) Firewall
8 1 (2.86%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (2.86%) WAN
8 1 (2.86%) DHCP
8 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
8 1 (2.86%) DNS
8 1 (2.86%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
General
1 24 (68.57%) Telecoms
2 3 (8.57%) Finance
3 2 (5.71%) Banking
3 2 (5.71%) Retail
3 2 (5.71%) Multimedia
3 2 (5.71%) Marketing
4 1 (2.86%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (28.57%) Designer
2 6 (17.14%) Analyst
3 5 (14.29%) Developer
3 5 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 4 (11.43%) Architect
5 3 (8.57%) Systems Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) SAS Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) Network Architect
6 2 (5.71%) Data Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Test Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Software Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Senior Test Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) SAS Data Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Quality Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Data Quality Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) Voice Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Voice Specialist
7 1 (2.86%) Capacity Manager
7 1 (2.86%) Technical Implementation Consultant
7 1 (2.86%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.29%) XML
2 2 (5.71%) ActiveMQ
2 2 (5.71%) JSON
2 2 (5.71%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 2 (5.71%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.57%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (5.71%) User Experience
2 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.71%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.86%) Credit Risk
3 1 (2.86%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.86%) Smartphone
3 1 (2.86%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.29%) UNIX
2 4 (11.43%) Linux
3 3 (8.57%) Windows
4 2 (5.71%) Solaris
4 2 (5.71%) Android
4 2 (5.71%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (51.43%) Network Architecture
2 10 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (11.43%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (11.43%) Software Engineering
4 3 (8.57%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (8.57%) ITIL
5 2 (5.71%) OO
5 2 (5.71%) Configuration Management
5 2 (5.71%) Change Management
5 2 (5.71%) Network Management
5 2 (5.71%) Use Case
5 2 (5.71%) Multithreading
5 2 (5.71%) Time Management
5 2 (5.71%) Business Transformation
5 2 (5.71%) Network Design
6 1 (2.86%) Analytics
6 1 (2.86%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (2.86%) Coaching
6 1 (2.86%) Stress Testing
6 1 (2.86%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 17 (48.57%) Erlang
2 5 (14.29%) Java
2 5 (14.29%) SQL
3 3 (8.57%) Python
3 3 (8.57%) Tcl
3 3 (8.57%) Ruby
3 3 (8.57%) Perl
4 2 (5.71%) Groovy
4 2 (5.71%) Scala
4 2 (5.71%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (22.86%) Degree
2 3 (8.57%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 4 (11.43%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.57%) Oracle
2 3 (8.57%) Business Objects
3 1 (2.86%) Progress
3 1 (2.86%) BT
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