The table below looks at the statistics for 3G skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 3G over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
3G
Rank 76 71 77
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +6
Permanent jobs citing 3G 2 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 0.28% 0.16% 0.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.06% 1.08% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Average salary £33,000 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.53% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £47,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-12.76% +13.25%
3G
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Dorset region.

Communications & Networking Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
97 93 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 13.80% 14.69% 25.92%
Number of salaries quoted 84 67 107
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

3G
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

3G Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

3G
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

3G Salary Trend in Dorset

3G
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 3G within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth - 2 £33,000 -
3G
South West

3G
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset region citing 3G 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 3G.

1 2 (66.67%) ADSL
1 2 (66.67%) GSM
1 2 (66.67%) LAN
1 2 (66.67%) Ethernet
1 2 (66.67%) Internet
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) VLAN
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Vista
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Android
2 1 (33.33%) iPhone
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) iPad
2 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (33.33%) 4G
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
2 1 (33.33%) Multicast
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) VMware ESX
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Workstation
2 1 (33.33%) IP Telephony
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Apple
2 1 (33.33%) IPv6
2 1 (33.33%) CCNP
2 1 (33.33%) MPLS
2 1 (33.33%) OSPF

3G
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset region citing 3G 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 3G. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) ADSL
1 2 (66.67%) GSM
1 2 (66.67%) LAN
1 2 (66.67%) Internet
1 2 (66.67%) Ethernet
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) VLAN
2 1 (33.33%) 4G
2 1 (33.33%) Multicast
2 1 (33.33%) IP Telephony
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) IPv6
2 1 (33.33%) MPLS
2 1 (33.33%) OSPF
2 1 (33.33%) BGP
2 1 (33.33%) VRRP
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) 1st Line Support
1 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Network Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Network Support
1 1 (33.33%) Implementation Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) iPhone
1 1 (33.33%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Vista
1 1 (33.33%) Android
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
1 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCNP
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) VMware ESX
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Workstation
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Apple
2 1 (33.33%) VMware