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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
3G
Rank 246 275 228
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -47
Permanent jobs citing 3G 16 19 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.21% 0.22% 0.50%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.04% 1.07% 2.28%
Number of salaries quoted 14 14 31
Average salary £37,000 £36,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.77% +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,250 £43,550 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,475 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-11.82% -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
1539 1783 1888
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 20.41% 20.62% 22.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1182 1385 1540
Average salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 21 April 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 21 April 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
Bedfordshire +24 8 £31,500 -1.56% 1
Cambridgeshire +23 7 £47,500 +9.82% 2
Hertfordshire -12 1 - - 3
3G
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 (56.52%) LTE
2 23 (50.00%) Wireless
3 22 (47.83%) 2G
4 17 (36.96%) 4G
5 16 (34.78%) Telecoms
6 10 (21.74%) GSM
7 9 (19.57%) 3GPP
7 9 (19.57%) C++
7 9 (19.57%) JavaScript
7 9 (19.57%) Computer Science
8 8 (17.39%) Validation
8 8 (17.39%) C
8 8 (17.39%) UNIX
8 8 (17.39%) Embedded Systems
9 7 (15.22%) Linux
9 7 (15.22%) ADSL
9 7 (15.22%) HTML
9 7 (15.22%) ISO 9001
9 7 (15.22%) EMC
9 7 (15.22%) Games
9 7 (15.22%) Electronics
10 6 (13.04%) Degree
10 6 (13.04%) Software Engineering
10 6 (13.04%) Python
11 5 (10.87%) Windows
11 5 (10.87%) HNC
11 5 (10.87%) Data Modelling
11 5 (10.87%) C#
11 5 (10.87%) VB
11 5 (10.87%) .NET

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

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 2 (4.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (6.52%) MS Office
2 2 (4.35%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.35%) MS Visio
2 2 (4.35%) FrameMaker
2 2 (4.35%) XMetaL
3 1 (2.17%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 26 (56.52%) LTE
2 23 (50.00%) Wireless
3 22 (47.83%) 2G
4 17 (36.96%) 4G
5 10 (21.74%) GSM
6 9 (19.57%) 3GPP
7 7 (15.22%) ADSL
8 5 (10.87%) Radio Access Network
9 4 (8.70%) Wireshark
9 4 (8.70%) VoIP
9 4 (8.70%) DHCP
10 3 (6.52%) RIP
10 3 (6.52%) TCP/IP
10 3 (6.52%) VPN
10 3 (6.52%) DNS
10 3 (6.52%) SAN
10 3 (6.52%) Internet
10 3 (6.52%) MPLS
10 3 (6.52%) OSPF
10 3 (6.52%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.87%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.35%) MongoDB
2 2 (4.35%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (4.35%) XMLSpy
General
1 16 (34.78%) Telecoms
2 7 (15.22%) Games
2 7 (15.22%) Electronics
3 4 (8.70%) Multimedia
4 2 (4.35%) Retail
5 1 (2.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (17.39%) Systems Engineer
2 7 (15.22%) Author
2 7 (15.22%) Technical Author
2 7 (15.22%) Design Engineer
2 7 (15.22%) Electronics Engineer
2 7 (15.22%) Development Engineer
3 5 (10.87%) Performance Engineer
3 5 (10.87%) Test Engineer
4 4 (8.70%) IT Support Technician
4 4 (8.70%) Software Engineer
4 4 (8.70%) Network Engineer
4 4 (8.70%) Support Technician
4 4 (8.70%) Architect
4 4 (8.70%) IT Support
4 4 (8.70%) Wireless Architect
4 4 (8.70%) Support Manager
4 4 (8.70%) IT Support Manager
5 3 (6.52%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) Support Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) Test Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (15.22%) HTML
2 5 (10.87%) .NET
2 5 (10.87%) Classic ASP
2 5 (10.87%) ASP.NET
2 5 (10.87%) CSS
2 5 (10.87%) Web Services
2 5 (10.87%) Ajax
2 5 (10.87%) jQuery
3 2 (4.35%) XML
4 1 (2.17%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.57%) Computer Science
2 8 (17.39%) Embedded Systems
3 4 (8.70%) Algorithms
3 4 (8.70%) Smartphone
4 2 (4.35%) Wiki
4 2 (4.35%) Blog
4 2 (4.35%) FMCG
4 2 (4.35%) E-Learning
5 1 (2.17%) Internet of Things
5 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.17%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.17%) Physics
5 1 (2.17%) Device Driver
5 1 (2.17%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 8 (17.39%) UNIX
2 7 (15.22%) Linux
3 5 (10.87%) Windows
4 4 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (17.39%) Validation
2 6 (13.04%) Software Engineering
3 5 (10.87%) Requirements Analysis
3 5 (10.87%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (10.87%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (10.87%) Data Modelling
3 5 (10.87%) Configuration Management
4 4 (8.70%) Digital Signal Processing
4 4 (8.70%) Signal Processing
5 3 (6.52%) Project Management
6 2 (4.35%) B2B
6 2 (4.35%) Workflow
6 2 (4.35%) Content Management
6 2 (4.35%) Automated Testing
6 2 (4.35%) Test Automation
6 2 (4.35%) Project Planning
7 1 (2.17%) Software Testing
7 1 (2.17%) Multithreading
7 1 (2.17%) Time Management
7 1 (2.17%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 9 (19.57%) C++
1 9 (19.57%) JavaScript
2 8 (17.39%) C
3 6 (13.04%) Python
4 5 (10.87%) VB
4 5 (10.87%) C#
4 5 (10.87%) VB6
5 4 (8.70%) MATLAB
6 1 (2.17%) Embedded C
6 1 (2.17%) Embedded C++
6 1 (2.17%) SQL
6 1 (2.17%) TTCN
Qualifications
1 6 (13.04%) Degree
2 5 (10.87%) HNC
3 3 (6.52%) CCIE
3 3 (6.52%) CCNA
3 3 (6.52%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.17%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (15.22%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 3 (6.52%) Cacti
1 3 (6.52%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 7 (15.22%) EMC
2 5 (10.87%) Oracle
3 3 (6.52%) Cisco
3 3 (6.52%) Crossbeam
3 3 (6.52%) SolarWinds
3 3 (6.52%) F5
3 3 (6.52%) Juniper
3 3 (6.52%) CheckPoint
4 2 (4.35%) Perforce
4 2 (4.35%) Microsoft
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