The table below looks at the statistics for NGN 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 NGN over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Next Generation Network (NGN)
Rank 307 331 328
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -3
Permanent jobs citing NGN 1 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.010% 0.024% 0.008%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.069% 0.15% 0.053%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 1
Average salary £75,000 £72,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +81.25%
UK excluding London average salary £63,750 £60,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +50.00%
NGN
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
1448 2048 1890
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 13.90% 16.54% 15.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1235 1716 1688
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

NGN Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

NGN
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

NGN Salary Trend in the City of London

NGN
Top 26 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing NGN 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 NGN.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Dell
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) Legal
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (100.00%) Brocade
1 1 (100.00%) Veeam
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Lync
1 1 (100.00%) vCloud
1 1 (100.00%) IaaS
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Management
1 1 (100.00%) Private Cloud
1 1 (100.00%) Zerto
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre

NGN
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing NGN 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 NGN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Lync
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (100.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Private Cloud
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) vCloud
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Dell
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Brocade
1 1 (100.00%) Veeam
1 1 (100.00%) Zerto