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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
3G
Rank 235 246 241
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -5
Permanent jobs citing 3G 24 11 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.33% 0.16% 0.34%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.60% 0.76% 1.62%
Number of salaries quoted 19 6 15
Average salary £45,000 £41,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +26.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £45,750 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
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
1501 1438 1724
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 20.54% 20.42% 20.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1165 1116 1416
Average salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £55,000
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 27 February 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 February 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 +13 15 £45,000 +2.85%
Hertfordshire -4 9 £37,500 -6.25% 1
3G
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 30 (55.56%) Wireless
1 30 (55.56%) 2G
2 28 (51.85%) LTE
3 25 (46.30%) 4G
4 22 (40.74%) Telecoms
5 14 (25.93%) GSM
6 12 (22.22%) Project Management
7 11 (20.37%) Linux
7 11 (20.37%) JavaScript
8 10 (18.52%) C
8 10 (18.52%) Python
8 10 (18.52%) Software Engineering
8 10 (18.52%) Embedded Systems
9 9 (16.67%) C++
9 9 (16.67%) HTML
10 8 (14.81%) 3GPP
11 7 (12.96%) Electronics
11 7 (12.96%) Validation
11 7 (12.96%) Games
11 7 (12.96%) Degree
11 7 (12.96%) UNIX
11 7 (12.96%) ADSL
11 7 (12.96%) ISO 9001
11 7 (12.96%) EMC
12 6 (11.11%) Bluetooth
12 6 (11.11%) Computer Science
13 5 (9.26%) Ajax
13 5 (9.26%) Dynamics AX
13 5 (9.26%) Requirements Analysis
13 5 (9.26%) VB6

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (9.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (7.41%) XMetaL
2 3 (5.56%) MS Office
3 2 (3.70%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.85%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (9.26%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 30 (55.56%) Wireless
1 30 (55.56%) 2G
2 28 (51.85%) LTE
3 25 (46.30%) 4G
4 14 (25.93%) GSM
5 8 (14.81%) 3GPP
6 7 (12.96%) ADSL
7 6 (11.11%) Bluetooth
8 5 (9.26%) Radio Access Network
9 4 (7.41%) Wireshark
9 4 (7.41%) VoIP
9 4 (7.41%) DHCP
10 3 (5.56%) RIP
10 3 (5.56%) TCP/IP
10 3 (5.56%) VPN
10 3 (5.56%) DNS
10 3 (5.56%) BIG-IP
10 3 (5.56%) VRRP
10 3 (5.56%) Firewall
10 3 (5.56%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.26%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.56%) MySQL
3 2 (3.70%) MongoDB
3 2 (3.70%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Git (software)
General
1 22 (40.74%) Telecoms
2 7 (12.96%) Electronics
2 7 (12.96%) Games
3 2 (3.70%) Retail
3 2 (3.70%) Multimedia
3 2 (3.70%) Finance
4 1 (1.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (14.81%) Systems Engineer
2 7 (12.96%) Design Engineer
2 7 (12.96%) Project Manager
2 7 (12.96%) Software Engineer
2 7 (12.96%) Technical Project Manager
2 7 (12.96%) Technical Manager
2 7 (12.96%) Electronics Engineer
2 7 (12.96%) Development Engineer
3 5 (9.26%) Performance Engineer
3 5 (9.26%) Network Engineer
3 5 (9.26%) Support Engineer
4 4 (7.41%) Support Technician
4 4 (7.41%) Test Engineer
4 4 (7.41%) Author
4 4 (7.41%) Technical Author
4 4 (7.41%) Junior
4 4 (7.41%) Support Manager
4 4 (7.41%) IT Support Manager
4 4 (7.41%) IT Support Technician
4 4 (7.41%) Junior Technical Author
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (16.67%) HTML
2 5 (9.26%) .NET
2 5 (9.26%) Ajax
2 5 (9.26%) jQuery
2 5 (9.26%) Classic ASP
2 5 (9.26%) ASP.NET
2 5 (9.26%) CSS
2 5 (9.26%) Web Services
3 4 (7.41%) XML
4 2 (3.70%) CGI
4 2 (3.70%) Middleware
4 2 (3.70%) Hibernate
4 2 (3.70%) J2EE
5 1 (1.85%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.52%) Embedded Systems
2 6 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.56%) Device Driver
4 2 (3.70%) Blog
4 2 (3.70%) FMCG
4 2 (3.70%) Smartphone
4 2 (3.70%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.85%) Internet of Things
5 1 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.85%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 11 (20.37%) Linux
2 7 (12.96%) UNIX
3 4 (7.41%) Windows
3 4 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.85%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (22.22%) Project Management
2 10 (18.52%) Software Engineering
3 7 (12.96%) Validation
4 5 (9.26%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (9.26%) Data Modelling
4 5 (9.26%) B2B
4 5 (9.26%) Configuration Management
4 5 (9.26%) Requirements Analysis
4 5 (9.26%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (7.41%) Software Licensing
6 2 (3.70%) Automated Testing
6 2 (3.70%) Project Planning
6 2 (3.70%) Web Development
6 2 (3.70%) Test Automation
6 2 (3.70%) Network Management
6 2 (3.70%) Digital Signal Processing
6 2 (3.70%) Signal Processing
6 2 (3.70%) High Availability
7 1 (1.85%) Embedded Software Development
7 1 (1.85%) Performance Engineering
Programming Languages
1 11 (20.37%) JavaScript
2 10 (18.52%) C
2 10 (18.52%) Python
3 9 (16.67%) C++
4 5 (9.26%) C#
4 5 (9.26%) VB6
4 5 (9.26%) VB
5 4 (7.41%) Bash Shell
5 4 (7.41%) Perl
5 4 (7.41%) SQL
6 3 (5.56%) Embedded C
6 3 (5.56%) Embedded C++
7 2 (3.70%) MATLAB
7 2 (3.70%) Java
8 1 (1.85%) TTCN
Qualifications
1 7 (12.96%) Degree
2 3 (5.56%) CCIE
2 3 (5.56%) CCNA
2 3 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.85%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.96%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (5.56%) Cacti
1 3 (5.56%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 7 (12.96%) EMC
2 5 (9.26%) Oracle
3 3 (5.56%) Cisco
3 3 (5.56%) Crossbeam
3 3 (5.56%) SolarWinds
3 3 (5.56%) F5
3 3 (5.56%) Juniper
3 3 (5.56%) CheckPoint
4 2 (3.70%) Perforce
4 2 (3.70%) VMware
4 2 (3.70%) Microsoft
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Arqiva
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago