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 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
3G
Rank 227 223 264
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +41
Permanent jobs citing 3G 35 29 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.44% 0.41% 0.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.23% 2.02% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 31 16 19
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £31,750 £32,900
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £40,000 £74,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +5.55%
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
1571 1438 1932
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 19.81% 20.30% 21.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1240 1088 1543
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 25 November 2014.

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 25 November 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
Cambridgeshire +17 25 £51,250 +32.25% 1
Bedfordshire -5 5 £28,000 -13.84%
Hertfordshire -27 3 £40,000 - 1
Suffolk +12 2 - -
3G
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, 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 65 (77.38%) 2G
2 59 (70.24%) Telecoms
3 49 (58.33%) LTE
4 35 (41.67%) 4G
5 31 (36.90%) Degree
6 26 (30.95%) Computer Science
7 24 (28.57%) XML
8 23 (27.38%) Wireless
8 23 (27.38%) XMetaL
9 19 (22.62%) C
10 18 (21.43%) Linux
10 18 (21.43%) GSM
11 17 (20.24%) Python
11 17 (20.24%) C++
12 15 (17.86%) Perl
12 15 (17.86%) Project Management
13 14 (16.67%) Java
14 13 (15.48%) Software Engineering
15 11 (13.10%) Embedded C
16 10 (11.90%) MySQL
16 10 (11.90%) Bash Shell
17 9 (10.71%) Middleware
17 9 (10.71%) 3GPP
18 8 (9.52%) FrameMaker
18 8 (9.52%) Device Driver
18 8 (9.52%) High Availability
18 8 (9.52%) Jenkins
18 8 (9.52%) Smartphone
18 8 (9.52%) Content Management
19 7 (8.33%) Embedded Systems

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

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, 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 4 (4.76%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.38%) Apache
3 1 (1.19%) GlassFish
Applications
1 23 (27.38%) XMetaL
2 8 (9.52%) FrameMaker
3 7 (8.33%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.19%) MS Office
4 1 (1.19%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.19%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (4.76%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 65 (77.38%) 2G
2 49 (58.33%) LTE
3 35 (41.67%) 4G
4 23 (27.38%) Wireless
5 18 (21.43%) GSM
6 9 (10.71%) 3GPP
7 7 (8.33%) UMTS
8 6 (7.14%) Bluetooth
9 4 (4.76%) SNMP
9 4 (4.76%) Radio Access Network
10 3 (3.57%) RNC
10 3 (3.57%) DHCP
10 3 (3.57%) RANAP
10 3 (3.57%) Wireshark
11 2 (2.38%) Ethernet
11 2 (2.38%) RTP
11 2 (2.38%) TCP/IP
11 2 (2.38%) Broadband
11 2 (2.38%) ZigBee
11 2 (2.38%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (11.90%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (9.52%) Jenkins
2 7 (8.33%) XMLSpy
3 6 (7.14%) Bugzilla
3 6 (7.14%) Subversion
3 6 (7.14%) Maven
4 5 (5.95%) Ant
4 5 (5.95%) Valgrind
4 5 (5.95%) Hudson
4 5 (5.95%) CMake
5 4 (4.76%) CruiseControl
5 4 (4.76%) CppUnit
6 2 (2.38%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.19%) JUnit
7 1 (1.19%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.19%) Redmine
7 1 (1.19%) TestLink
General
1 59 (70.24%) Telecoms
2 7 (8.33%) Finance
3 5 (5.95%) Electronics
4 4 (4.76%) Marketing
5 3 (3.57%) Games
6 1 (1.19%) Retail
6 1 (1.19%) Multimedia
6 1 (1.19%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 24 (28.57%) Author
1 24 (28.57%) Technical Author
2 18 (21.43%) Junior
3 15 (17.86%) Junior Technical Author
4 10 (11.90%) Architect
5 9 (10.71%) Project Manager
5 9 (10.71%) Software Engineer
6 7 (8.33%) Technical Architect
6 7 (8.33%) Technical Project Manager
6 7 (8.33%) Technical Manager
7 6 (7.14%) Design Engineer
8 5 (5.95%) Support Engineer
8 5 (5.95%) Test Engineer
8 5 (5.95%) Electronics Engineer
8 5 (5.95%) Release Engineer
8 5 (5.95%) Technical Design Authority
8 5 (5.95%) Build and Release Engineer
9 4 (4.76%) Network Engineer
10 3 (3.57%) Core Network Engineer
10 3 (3.57%) Senior Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (28.57%) XML
2 9 (10.71%) Middleware
3 5 (5.95%) HTML
3 5 (5.95%) Ruby on Rails
4 2 (2.38%) Web Services
4 2 (2.38%) jQuery
4 2 (2.38%) .NET
4 2 (2.38%) J2EE
4 2 (2.38%) Classic ASP
4 2 (2.38%) ASP.NET
4 2 (2.38%) CSS
4 2 (2.38%) Hibernate
4 2 (2.38%) Ajax
4 2 (2.38%) CGI
5 1 (1.19%) STL
5 1 (1.19%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 26 (30.95%) Computer Science
2 8 (9.52%) Device Driver
2 8 (9.52%) Smartphone
3 7 (8.33%) E-Learning
3 7 (8.33%) Blackberry
3 7 (8.33%) Embedded Systems
4 3 (3.57%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 2 (2.38%) Handset
5 2 (2.38%) Open Source
6 1 (1.19%) Blog
6 1 (1.19%) FMCG
6 1 (1.19%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.19%) CCTV
6 1 (1.19%) SCADA
6 1 (1.19%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 18 (21.43%) Linux
2 7 (8.33%) Windows
2 7 (8.33%) Android
2 7 (8.33%) Apple iOS
3 5 (5.95%) UNIX
4 2 (2.38%) Debian
4 2 (2.38%) Ubuntu
4 2 (2.38%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (17.86%) Project Management
2 13 (15.48%) Software Engineering
3 8 (9.52%) Content Management
3 8 (9.52%) High Availability
4 7 (8.33%) Mobile Device Management
4 7 (8.33%) Workflow
4 7 (8.33%) Configuration Management
5 6 (7.14%) Validation
5 6 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (5.95%) Resource Management
7 4 (4.76%) B2B
7 4 (4.76%) Software Licensing
8 3 (3.57%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (3.57%) Network Management
8 3 (3.57%) Requirements Analysis
8 3 (3.57%) Web Development
9 2 (2.38%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (2.38%) Project Planning
9 2 (2.38%) Fault Management
9 2 (2.38%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (22.62%) C
2 17 (20.24%) C++
2 17 (20.24%) Python
3 15 (17.86%) Perl
4 14 (16.67%) Java
5 11 (13.10%) Embedded C
6 10 (11.90%) Bash Shell
7 6 (7.14%) Embedded C++
7 6 (7.14%) SQL
8 5 (5.95%) PHP
8 5 (5.95%) Ruby
9 4 (4.76%) JavaScript
10 3 (3.57%) Assembly Language
11 2 (2.38%) Groovy
11 2 (2.38%) VB6
11 2 (2.38%) C#
11 2 (2.38%) VB
12 1 (1.19%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 31 (36.90%) Degree
2 5 (5.95%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.38%) HNC
4 1 (1.19%) CCIE
4 1 (1.19%) CCNA
4 1 (1.19%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.14%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.19%) Cacti
1 1 (1.19%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 7 (8.33%) MKS
2 6 (7.14%) VMware
2 6 (7.14%) EMC
3 5 (5.95%) Perforce
4 4 (4.76%) Coverity
5 2 (2.38%) Oracle
6 1 (1.19%) Cisco
6 1 (1.19%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.19%) Juniper
6 1 (1.19%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.19%) Crossbeam
6 1 (1.19%) SolarWinds
6 1 (1.19%) Tektronix
6 1 (1.19%) F5
Watford, United Kingdom
Camelot
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 26 days ago