The table below looks at the statistics for 4G 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 4G over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
4G
Rank 225 190 272
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +82
Permanent jobs citing 4G 31 57 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.41% 0.80% 0.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.00% 3.76% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 23 6 8
Average salary £55,000 £42,500 £56,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% -24.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,250 £37,750
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £56,250 £63,450
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £52,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-25.96% +30.00%
4G
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
1550 1517 1896
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 20.47% 21.32% 20.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1244 1228 1499
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

4G
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing 4G across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

4G Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

4G
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing 4G across the East of England region.

4G Salary Trend in the East of England

4G
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing 4G across the East of England region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

4G Salary Histogram in the East of England

4G
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 4G within the East of England region over the 3 months to 1 October 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 +6 17 £50,000 -
Hertfordshire -53 8 - - 2
Bedfordshire -11 6 £61,250 +75.00%
4G
England

4G
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the East of England region citing 4G 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 4G.

1 62 (73.81%) Telecoms
2 40 (47.62%) Network Architecture
3 38 (45.24%) Erlang
4 34 (40.48%) SS7
5 29 (34.52%) 3G
6 27 (32.14%) 2G
6 27 (32.14%) SIGTRAN
6 27 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
7 22 (26.19%) LTE
8 21 (25.00%) TCAP
8 21 (25.00%) INAP
9 19 (22.62%) Linux
10 17 (20.24%) GSM
10 17 (20.24%) UMTS
11 16 (19.05%) Wireless
11 16 (19.05%) Radio Access Network
12 14 (16.67%) Project Management
13 13 (15.48%) Perl
14 12 (14.29%) Python
14 12 (14.29%) C
15 11 (13.10%) C++
15 11 (13.10%) Software Engineering
15 11 (13.10%) Degree
16 10 (11.90%) Bash Shell
16 10 (11.90%) Java
17 9 (10.71%) Embedded C
17 9 (10.71%) 3GPP
18 8 (9.52%) Middleware
18 8 (9.52%) MySQL
18 8 (9.52%) Wi-Fi

4G
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the East of England region citing 4G 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 4G. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.19%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 34 (40.48%) SS7
2 29 (34.52%) 3G
3 27 (32.14%) 2G
3 27 (32.14%) SIGTRAN
4 22 (26.19%) LTE
5 21 (25.00%) TCAP
5 21 (25.00%) INAP
6 17 (20.24%) GSM
6 17 (20.24%) UMTS
7 16 (19.05%) Wireless
7 16 (19.05%) Radio Access Network
8 9 (10.71%) 3GPP
9 8 (9.52%) Wi-Fi
10 6 (7.14%) Ethernet
10 6 (7.14%) VoIP
10 6 (7.14%) SMS
11 5 (5.95%) Network Security
11 5 (5.95%) TCP/IP
12 4 (4.76%) SNMP
12 4 (4.76%) GPRS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.52%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (4.76%) CppUnit
1 4 (4.76%) Valgrind
1 4 (4.76%) Jenkins
2 3 (3.57%) CruiseControl
3 2 (2.38%) Ant
3 2 (2.38%) Subversion
3 2 (2.38%) Maven
3 2 (2.38%) CMake
3 2 (2.38%) Hudson
3 2 (2.38%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.19%) Bugzilla
General
1 62 (73.81%) Telecoms
2 7 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (21.43%) Designer
2 16 (19.05%) Developer
3 14 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 10 (11.90%) Support Engineer
5 9 (10.71%) Architect
6 8 (9.52%) Test Engineer
7 7 (8.33%) Software Engineer
7 7 (8.33%) Technical Architect
8 6 (7.14%) Network Engineer
8 6 (7.14%) Wireless Engineer
8 6 (7.14%) Senior Test Engineer
8 6 (7.14%) Operations Engineer
8 6 (7.14%) Network Operations Engineer
9 5 (5.95%) Technical Design Authority
9 5 (5.95%) Project Manager
10 4 (4.76%) Technical Project Manager
10 4 (4.76%) Technical Manager
10 4 (4.76%) Lead Network Engineer
11 3 (3.57%) Senior RAN Engineer
11 3 (3.57%) RAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (9.52%) Middleware
2 2 (2.38%) J2EE
2 2 (2.38%) CGI
2 2 (2.38%) HTML
2 2 (2.38%) Hibernate
2 2 (2.38%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (1.19%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.52%) Device Driver
2 7 (8.33%) Smartphone
2 7 (8.33%) Blackberry
3 6 (7.14%) Computer Science
4 5 (5.95%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.38%) Open Source
5 2 (2.38%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 19 (22.62%) Linux
2 7 (8.33%) Apple iOS
2 7 (8.33%) Android
2 7 (8.33%) Windows
3 6 (7.14%) Solaris
4 2 (2.38%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (1.19%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.19%) Debian
5 1 (1.19%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (47.62%) Network Architecture
2 27 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (16.67%) Project Management
4 11 (13.10%) Software Engineering
5 8 (9.52%) High Availability
6 7 (8.33%) Mobile Device Management
7 5 (5.95%) Performance Management
7 5 (5.95%) Resource Management
8 4 (4.76%) Configuration Management
9 3 (3.57%) Network Management
10 2 (2.38%) Network Design
10 2 (2.38%) Web Development
10 2 (2.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 2 (2.38%) Mentoring
11 1 (1.19%) Software Testing
11 1 (1.19%) Requirements Analysis
11 1 (1.19%) Continuous Integration
11 1 (1.19%) Validation
11 1 (1.19%) OOD
11 1 (1.19%) OO
Programming Languages
1 38 (45.24%) Erlang
2 13 (15.48%) Perl
3 12 (14.29%) Python
3 12 (14.29%) C
4 11 (13.10%) C++
5 10 (11.90%) Bash Shell
5 10 (11.90%) Java
6 9 (10.71%) Embedded C
7 5 (5.95%) Embedded C++
8 2 (2.38%) PHP
8 2 (2.38%) JavaScript
8 2 (2.38%) Ruby
8 2 (2.38%) Groovy
9 1 (1.19%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (13.10%) Degree
2 5 (5.95%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (7.14%) VMware
2 4 (4.76%) Coverity
3 2 (2.38%) Perforce
3 2 (2.38%) MKS
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