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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
4G
Rank 310 319 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Permanent jobs citing 4G 8 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.071% 0.067% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.42% 0.45% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 0
Average salary £61,000 £55,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.90% -
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £52,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-25.96% +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
1895 1774 2403
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 16.91% 14.89% 19.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1607 1580 2158
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £72,000 £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 1 October 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 1 October 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 17 (73.91%) Telecoms
2 12 (52.17%) 3G
2 12 (52.17%) Network Architecture
3 9 (39.13%) SS7
3 9 (39.13%) Erlang
4 7 (30.43%) Degree
5 6 (26.09%) SIGTRAN
5 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (26.09%) TCAP
5 6 (26.09%) INAP
6 5 (21.74%) Java
6 5 (21.74%) XML
6 5 (21.74%) 2G
7 4 (17.39%) Software Engineering
7 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
7 4 (17.39%) LTE
8 3 (13.04%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (13.04%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (13.04%) MVNO
8 3 (13.04%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (13.04%) Tcl
8 3 (13.04%) Internet
8 3 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (13.04%) ITIL
8 3 (13.04%) UNIX
8 3 (13.04%) Windows
8 3 (13.04%) Perl
8 3 (13.04%) SQL
8 3 (13.04%) Oracle
8 3 (13.04%) Business Objects

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

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 (4.35%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 12 (52.17%) 3G
2 9 (39.13%) SS7
3 6 (26.09%) SIGTRAN
3 6 (26.09%) TCAP
3 6 (26.09%) INAP
4 5 (21.74%) 2G
5 4 (17.39%) LTE
6 3 (13.04%) MVNO
6 3 (13.04%) Internet
7 2 (8.70%) 3GPP
7 2 (8.70%) GSM
7 2 (8.70%) RTP
7 2 (8.70%) VoLTE
8 1 (4.35%) LAN
8 1 (4.35%) WAN
8 1 (4.35%) DHCP
8 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
8 1 (4.35%) DNS
8 1 (4.35%) Firewall
8 1 (4.35%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) Data Warehouse
General
1 17 (73.91%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.70%) Multimedia
3 1 (4.35%) Investment Banking
3 1 (4.35%) Banking
3 1 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (26.09%) Designer
2 4 (17.39%) Architect
3 3 (13.04%) Network Architect
3 3 (13.04%) Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Systems Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Senior Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Software Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Technical Implementation Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Project Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Voice Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Voice Specialist
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Implementation Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Technical Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) XML
2 2 (8.70%) JSON
2 2 (8.70%) ActiveMQ
2 2 (8.70%) STL
2 2 (8.70%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.70%) User Experience
3 1 (4.35%) Blackberry
3 1 (4.35%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) UNIX
1 3 (13.04%) Windows
2 2 (8.70%) Android
2 2 (8.70%) Linux
2 2 (8.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) Network Architecture
2 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (17.39%) Software Engineering
4 3 (13.04%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (13.04%) ITIL
5 2 (8.70%) Network Design
5 2 (8.70%) Use Case
5 2 (8.70%) Multithreading
5 2 (8.70%) OO
5 2 (8.70%) Configuration Management
5 2 (8.70%) Network Management
6 1 (4.35%) Coaching
6 1 (4.35%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (4.35%) Stress Testing
6 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (39.13%) Erlang
2 5 (21.74%) Java
3 3 (13.04%) Tcl
3 3 (13.04%) Perl
3 3 (13.04%) SQL
3 3 (13.04%) Python
3 3 (13.04%) Ruby
4 2 (8.70%) Groovy
4 2 (8.70%) C++
4 2 (8.70%) Scala
Qualifications
1 7 (30.43%) Degree
2 3 (13.04%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.04%) Oracle
2 3 (13.04%) Business Objects
3 1 (4.35%) Progress
3 1 (4.35%) BT
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