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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
3G
Rank 261 236 243
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +7
Permanent jobs citing 3G 3 27 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.043% 0.37% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.21% 1.81% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 3 21 6
Average salary £62,500 £40,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+56.25% -3.03%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £44,750
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -10.61%
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
1411 1495 1394
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 20.09% 20.41% 20.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1149 1183 1053
Average salary £43,500 £43,900 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.91% +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 2016. 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
Hertfordshire -5 2 £62,500 +56.25%
Cambridgeshire -5 1 £35,000 -22.22%
3G
England

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

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 9 (45.00%) Telecoms
2 8 (40.00%) Computer Science
3 7 (35.00%) LAN
4 6 (30.00%) 4G
5 5 (25.00%) F5
5 5 (25.00%) High Availability
5 5 (25.00%) Syclo
5 5 (25.00%) HSRP
5 5 (25.00%) GLBP
5 5 (25.00%) Wireshark
5 5 (25.00%) Cacti
5 5 (25.00%) SolarWinds
5 5 (25.00%) Apple iOS
5 5 (25.00%) Structured Programming
5 5 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 5 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 5 (25.00%) Multicast
5 5 (25.00%) MEAP
5 5 (25.00%) Data Centre
5 5 (25.00%) GPRS
5 5 (25.00%) GSM
5 5 (25.00%) Sybase
5 5 (25.00%) ADSL
5 5 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (25.00%) Juniper
5 5 (25.00%) SAN
5 5 (25.00%) CheckPoint
5 5 (25.00%) MPLS
5 5 (25.00%) VRRP
5 5 (25.00%) DHCP

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

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 4 (20.00%) MS Office
2 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (35.00%) LAN
2 6 (30.00%) 4G
3 5 (25.00%) ADSL
3 5 (25.00%) BIG-IP
3 5 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (25.00%) DHCP
3 5 (25.00%) DNS
3 5 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 5 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 5 (25.00%) GLBP
3 5 (25.00%) GPRS
3 5 (25.00%) GSM
3 5 (25.00%) HSRP
3 5 (25.00%) MPLS
3 5 (25.00%) Multicast
3 5 (25.00%) SAN
3 5 (25.00%) VLAN
3 5 (25.00%) VPN
3 5 (25.00%) VRRP
3 5 (25.00%) Wireshark
General
1 9 (45.00%) Telecoms
2 5 (25.00%) Games
2 5 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 5 (25.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 5 (25.00%) Consultant
1 5 (25.00%) Network Engineer
1 5 (25.00%) Project Manager
1 5 (25.00%) SAN Engineer
1 5 (25.00%) Solutions Consultant
2 3 (15.00%) Author
2 3 (15.00%) Technical Author
3 1 (5.00%) Coordinator
3 1 (5.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Junior
3 1 (5.00%) Junior Project Manager
3 1 (5.00%) Project Coordinator
3 1 (5.00%) Senior Cisco Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Software Consultant
3 1 (5.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Telecoms Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) MEAP
2 3 (15.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Android
1 5 (25.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) Business Analysis
1 5 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (25.00%) High Availability
1 5 (25.00%) Network Design
1 5 (25.00%) Project Planning
1 5 (25.00%) Structured Programming
1 5 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
2 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (10.00%) Project Management
3 2 (10.00%) Service Management
4 1 (5.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) C
1 1 (5.00%) C++
1 1 (5.00%) Embedded C
1 1 (5.00%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (25.00%) Degree
2 4 (20.00%) CCNA
3 3 (15.00%) DBS Check
3 3 (15.00%) HNC
4 1 (5.00%) CCNP
Systems Management
1 5 (25.00%) Cacti
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) CheckPoint
1 5 (25.00%) Cisco
1 5 (25.00%) Crossbeam
1 5 (25.00%) F5
1 5 (25.00%) Juniper
1 5 (25.00%) SolarWinds
1 5 (25.00%) Sybase
1 5 (25.00%) Syclo