The table below looks at the statistics for 3G skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 3G over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
3G
Rank 253 265 220
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -45
Permanent jobs citing 3G 14 12 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.19% 0.15% 0.51%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.94% 0.73% 2.32%
Number of salaries quoted 11 7 28
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +21.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,600 £24,550
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £42,000 £63,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +5.88%
3G
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1487 1653 1855
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 20.48% 20.92% 21.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1138 1324 1510
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

3G
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

3G Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

3G
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

3G Salary Trend in the East of England

3G
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing 3G across the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

3G Salary Histogram in the East of England

3G
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 3G within the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. 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
Cambridgeshire +20 8 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Bedfordshire +18 4 £31,500 -12.50% 1
Hertfordshire -4 2 £37,500 -11.76%
3G
England

3G
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 26 (54.17%) LTE
2 25 (52.08%) Wireless
3 22 (45.83%) 2G
4 19 (39.58%) 4G
5 15 (31.25%) Telecoms
6 13 (27.08%) GSM
7 9 (18.75%) 3GPP
7 9 (18.75%) JavaScript
7 9 (18.75%) Project Management
8 8 (16.67%) C++
8 8 (16.67%) UNIX
8 8 (16.67%) Validation
8 8 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
9 7 (14.58%) Electronics
9 7 (14.58%) Games
9 7 (14.58%) Linux
9 7 (14.58%) ADSL
9 7 (14.58%) HTML
9 7 (14.58%) C
9 7 (14.58%) ISO 9001
9 7 (14.58%) EMC
10 6 (12.50%) Bluetooth
10 6 (12.50%) Python
10 6 (12.50%) Software Engineering
11 5 (10.42%) Disaster Recovery
11 5 (10.42%) Ajax
11 5 (10.42%) VB6
11 5 (10.42%) Dynamics AX
11 5 (10.42%) Requirements Analysis
11 5 (10.42%) Degree

3G
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (10.42%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (6.25%) MS Office
2 2 (4.17%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.08%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.08%) FrameMaker
3 1 (2.08%) XMetaL
3 1 (2.08%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (10.42%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 26 (54.17%) LTE
2 25 (52.08%) Wireless
3 22 (45.83%) 2G
4 19 (39.58%) 4G
5 13 (27.08%) GSM
6 9 (18.75%) 3GPP
7 7 (14.58%) ADSL
8 6 (12.50%) Bluetooth
9 5 (10.42%) Radio Access Network
10 4 (8.33%) Wireshark
10 4 (8.33%) VoIP
10 4 (8.33%) DHCP
11 3 (6.25%) RIP
11 3 (6.25%) TCP/IP
11 3 (6.25%) VPN
11 3 (6.25%) DNS
11 3 (6.25%) SAN
11 3 (6.25%) Internet
11 3 (6.25%) MPLS
11 3 (6.25%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.42%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.17%) MongoDB
2 2 (4.17%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.08%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.08%) XMLSpy
General
1 15 (31.25%) Telecoms
2 7 (14.58%) Games
2 7 (14.58%) Electronics
3 3 (6.25%) Multimedia
4 2 (4.17%) Retail
5 1 (2.08%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
2 7 (14.58%) Design Engineer
2 7 (14.58%) Electronics Engineer
2 7 (14.58%) Development Engineer
3 6 (12.50%) Support Engineer
4 5 (10.42%) Test Engineer
4 5 (10.42%) Network Engineer
4 5 (10.42%) Performance Engineer
5 4 (8.33%) Technical Manager
5 4 (8.33%) Support Manager
5 4 (8.33%) IT Support Manager
5 4 (8.33%) IT Support
5 4 (8.33%) Technical Project Manager
5 4 (8.33%) Support Technician
5 4 (8.33%) Project Manager
5 4 (8.33%) Software Engineer
5 4 (8.33%) IT Support Technician
6 3 (6.25%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) Architect
6 3 (6.25%) Author
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.58%) HTML
2 5 (10.42%) .NET
2 5 (10.42%) Classic ASP
2 5 (10.42%) ASP.NET
2 5 (10.42%) CSS
2 5 (10.42%) Web Services
2 5 (10.42%) Ajax
2 5 (10.42%) jQuery
3 1 (2.08%) XML
3 1 (2.08%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
2 5 (10.42%) Computer Science
3 3 (6.25%) Smartphone
3 3 (6.25%) Algorithms
4 2 (4.17%) Blog
4 2 (4.17%) FMCG
5 1 (2.08%) Wiki
5 1 (2.08%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.08%) Physics
5 1 (2.08%) Device Driver
5 1 (2.08%) Handset
5 1 (2.08%) E-Learning
5 1 (2.08%) Internet of Things
5 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.67%) UNIX
2 7 (14.58%) Linux
3 5 (10.42%) Windows
4 4 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (18.75%) Project Management
2 8 (16.67%) Validation
3 6 (12.50%) Software Engineering
4 5 (10.42%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (10.42%) Data Modelling
4 5 (10.42%) B2B
4 5 (10.42%) Configuration Management
4 5 (10.42%) Requirements Analysis
4 5 (10.42%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (8.33%) Software Licensing
6 3 (6.25%) Digital Signal Processing
6 3 (6.25%) Signal Processing
7 2 (4.17%) Project Planning
7 2 (4.17%) Automated Testing
7 2 (4.17%) Test Automation
8 1 (2.08%) Multithreading
8 1 (2.08%) Time Management
8 1 (2.08%) Embedded Software Development
8 1 (2.08%) Performance Engineering
8 1 (2.08%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (18.75%) JavaScript
2 8 (16.67%) C++
3 7 (14.58%) C
4 6 (12.50%) Python
5 5 (10.42%) VB
5 5 (10.42%) C#
5 5 (10.42%) VB6
6 4 (8.33%) SQL
7 3 (6.25%) MATLAB
8 1 (2.08%) TTCN
8 1 (2.08%) Embedded C
8 1 (2.08%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 5 (10.42%) Degree
2 3 (6.25%) CCIE
2 3 (6.25%) CCNA
2 3 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (4.17%) HNC
4 1 (2.08%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.58%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 3 (6.25%) Cacti
1 3 (6.25%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 7 (14.58%) EMC
2 5 (10.42%) Oracle
3 3 (6.25%) Cisco
3 3 (6.25%) Crossbeam
3 3 (6.25%) SolarWinds
3 3 (6.25%) F5
3 3 (6.25%) Juniper
3 3 (6.25%) CheckPoint
4 2 (4.17%) Perforce
4 2 (4.17%) Microsoft
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