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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
4G
Rank 259 187 266
Rank change year-on-year
-72 +79
Permanent jobs citing 4G 3 97 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.040% 1.13% 0.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.19% 5.43% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 5
Average salary £65,000 £40,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+62.50% -38.46%
UK excluding London average salary £48,750 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+21.87% -15.78%
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
1573 1787 1885
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 20.80% 20.75% 22.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1195 1385 1546
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,150 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,700
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.75%

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
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 24 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
Cambridgeshire - 2 £65,000 - 1
Suffolk - 1 £55,000 -
4G
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 16 (94.12%) 3G
2 13 (76.47%) LTE
3 8 (47.06%) 2G
4 7 (41.18%) JavaScript
5 6 (35.29%) C
5 6 (35.29%) UNIX
5 6 (35.29%) Wireless
6 5 (29.41%) Web Services
6 5 (29.41%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (29.41%) Validation
6 5 (29.41%) Games
6 5 (29.41%) Requirements Analysis
6 5 (29.41%) jQuery
6 5 (29.41%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (29.41%) VB6
6 5 (29.41%) Ajax
6 5 (29.41%) Classic ASP
6 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET
6 5 (29.41%) CSS
6 5 (29.41%) C#
6 5 (29.41%) C++
6 5 (29.41%) HTML
6 5 (29.41%) VB
6 5 (29.41%) .NET
6 5 (29.41%) Configuration Management
6 5 (29.41%) Oracle
6 5 (29.41%) Data Modelling
6 5 (29.41%) 3GPP
6 5 (29.41%) Radio Access Network
7 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 16 (94.12%) 3G
2 13 (76.47%) LTE
3 8 (47.06%) 2G
4 6 (35.29%) Wireless
5 5 (29.41%) Radio Access Network
5 5 (29.41%) 3GPP
6 4 (23.53%) VoIP
6 4 (23.53%) ADSL
7 2 (11.76%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (5.88%) Frame Relay
8 1 (5.88%) Bluetooth
8 1 (5.88%) Broadband
8 1 (5.88%) GPRS
8 1 (5.88%) GSM
8 1 (5.88%) SSL
8 1 (5.88%) RTP
8 1 (5.88%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) MySQL
General
1 5 (29.41%) Games
2 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
3 2 (11.76%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Systems Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Performance Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Development Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) IT Support
3 4 (23.53%) Support Manager
3 4 (23.53%) IT Support Manager
3 4 (23.53%) Support Technician
3 4 (23.53%) IT Support Technician
4 3 (17.65%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Test Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Systems Test Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Test Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Architect
5 2 (11.76%) Software Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Wireless Architect
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) HTML
1 5 (29.41%) .NET
1 5 (29.41%) Classic ASP
1 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET
1 5 (29.41%) CSS
1 5 (29.41%) Web Services
1 5 (29.41%) Ajax
1 5 (29.41%) jQuery
2 1 (5.88%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Smartphone
1 2 (11.76%) Algorithms
2 1 (5.88%) Device Driver
2 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.88%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (5.88%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 6 (35.29%) UNIX
2 4 (23.53%) Windows
2 4 (23.53%) Linux
2 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Data Modelling
1 5 (29.41%) Configuration Management
1 5 (29.41%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (29.41%) Validation
1 5 (29.41%) Requirements Analysis
1 5 (29.41%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (23.53%) Software Engineering
3 2 (11.76%) Digital Signal Processing
3 2 (11.76%) Signal Processing
4 1 (5.88%) Embedded Software Development
4 1 (5.88%) Mobile Development
4 1 (5.88%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 7 (41.18%) JavaScript
2 6 (35.29%) C
3 5 (29.41%) C#
3 5 (29.41%) C++
3 5 (29.41%) VB6
3 5 (29.41%) VB
4 2 (11.76%) Python
4 2 (11.76%) MATLAB
5 1 (5.88%) Embedded C
5 1 (5.88%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Oracle
2 2 (11.76%) Perforce