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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
4G
Rank 234 205 278
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +73
Permanent jobs citing 4G 25 41 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.32% 0.57% 0.078%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.55% 2.67% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 20 6 5
Average salary £58,750 £42,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.23% -22.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,550 £31,250 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,700
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £52,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-25.48% +15.55%
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
1616 1534 1772
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 20.77% 21.44% 19.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1317 1229 1435
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £55,000 £57,500
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 29 August 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 29 August 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 -10 11 £40,000 -
Hertfordshire -33 9 £65,250 +33.84% 2
Bedfordshire +5 5 £65,000 +85.71%
4G
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 77 (70.64%) Telecoms
2 58 (53.21%) Erlang
3 54 (49.54%) Network Architecture
4 47 (43.12%) SS7
5 43 (39.45%) SIGTRAN
6 30 (27.52%) TCAP
6 30 (27.52%) INAP
7 23 (21.10%) 3G
7 23 (21.10%) LTE
8 21 (19.27%) Linux
8 21 (19.27%) 2G
9 17 (15.60%) UMTS
9 17 (15.60%) Radio Access Network
10 16 (14.68%) GSM
11 15 (13.76%) Project Management
12 13 (11.93%) Java
13 12 (11.01%) Degree
13 12 (11.01%) Solaris
13 12 (11.01%) 3GPP
14 10 (9.17%) Perl
14 10 (9.17%) C++
15 9 (8.26%) C
15 9 (8.26%) Software Engineering
15 9 (8.26%) Finance
16 8 (7.34%) Wireless
16 8 (7.34%) Python
17 7 (6.42%) Windows
17 7 (6.42%) Blackberry
17 7 (6.42%) Embedded C
17 7 (6.42%) Wi-Fi

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 2 (1.83%) Adobe CQ
2 1 (0.92%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 47 (43.12%) SS7
2 43 (39.45%) SIGTRAN
3 30 (27.52%) TCAP
3 30 (27.52%) INAP
4 23 (21.10%) 3G
4 23 (21.10%) LTE
5 21 (19.27%) 2G
6 17 (15.60%) UMTS
6 17 (15.60%) Radio Access Network
7 16 (14.68%) GSM
8 12 (11.01%) 3GPP
9 8 (7.34%) Wireless
10 7 (6.42%) Wi-Fi
11 6 (5.50%) SMS
12 5 (4.59%) VoIP
12 5 (4.59%) Ethernet
13 4 (3.67%) SNMP
13 4 (3.67%) TCP/IP
13 4 (3.67%) Network Security
13 4 (3.67%) GPRS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (3.67%) CppUnit
1 4 (3.67%) Valgrind
1 4 (3.67%) Jenkins
2 3 (2.75%) CruiseControl
3 2 (1.83%) Subversion
3 2 (1.83%) Maven
3 2 (1.83%) Ant
3 2 (1.83%) Hudson
3 2 (1.83%) CMake
4 1 (0.92%) Bugzilla
General
1 77 (70.64%) Telecoms
2 9 (8.26%) Finance
3 2 (1.83%) Advertising
4 1 (0.92%) Billing
Job Titles
1 33 (30.28%) Designer
2 21 (19.27%) Developer
3 19 (17.43%) Senior Developer
4 16 (14.68%) Test Engineer
5 13 (11.93%) Senior Test Engineer
6 9 (8.26%) Support Engineer
6 9 (8.26%) Architect
7 7 (6.42%) Software Engineer
7 7 (6.42%) Technical Architect
8 6 (5.50%) Network Engineer
9 5 (4.59%) Senior Designer
9 5 (4.59%) Technical Design Authority
9 5 (4.59%) Wireless Engineer
9 5 (4.59%) Network Operations Engineer
9 5 (4.59%) Operations Engineer
10 3 (2.75%) Lead Network Engineer
10 3 (2.75%) Integration Engineer
10 3 (2.75%) Test and Integration Engineer
11 2 (1.83%) Senior Integration Engineer
11 2 (1.83%) C Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.50%) Middleware
2 2 (1.83%) Ruby on Rails
2 2 (1.83%) jQuery
2 2 (1.83%) HTML5
2 2 (1.83%) REST
2 2 (1.83%) CSS3
2 2 (1.83%) HTML
2 2 (1.83%) CSS
2 2 (1.83%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.42%) Blackberry
1 7 (6.42%) Smartphone
2 6 (5.50%) Device Driver
3 5 (4.59%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.67%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.83%) PKI
5 2 (1.83%) Open Source
6 1 (0.92%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 21 (19.27%) Linux
2 12 (11.01%) Solaris
3 7 (6.42%) Windows
3 7 (6.42%) Android
3 7 (6.42%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.92%) UNIX
4 1 (0.92%) Debian
4 1 (0.92%) Ubuntu
4 1 (0.92%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (49.54%) Network Architecture
2 15 (13.76%) Project Management
3 9 (8.26%) Software Engineering
4 7 (6.42%) Mobile Device Management
5 6 (5.50%) High Availability
6 5 (4.59%) Resource Management
7 4 (3.67%) Performance Management
7 4 (3.67%) Configuration Management
7 4 (3.67%) Network Design
8 3 (2.75%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (1.83%) Supplier Management
9 2 (1.83%) Requirements Analysis
9 2 (1.83%) Load Balancing
9 2 (1.83%) Service Management
9 2 (1.83%) Workflow
9 2 (1.83%) OO
9 2 (1.83%) E-Commerce
9 2 (1.83%) Data Modelling
9 2 (1.83%) OOD
9 2 (1.83%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 58 (53.21%) Erlang
2 13 (11.93%) Java
3 10 (9.17%) Perl
3 10 (9.17%) C++
4 9 (8.26%) C
5 8 (7.34%) Python
6 7 (6.42%) Embedded C
7 6 (5.50%) Bash Shell
8 3 (2.75%) Embedded C++
9 2 (1.83%) Ruby
9 2 (1.83%) PHP
9 2 (1.83%) Groovy
10 1 (0.92%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (11.01%) Degree
2 5 (4.59%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.92%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (3.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.92%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (4.59%) VMware
2 4 (3.67%) Coverity
3 2 (1.83%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 2 (1.83%) hybris
3 2 (1.83%) Ericsson
3 2 (1.83%) MKS
3 2 (1.83%) Perforce
4 1 (0.92%) SAP
4 1 (0.92%) Cisco
4 1 (0.92%) HP
4 1 (0.92%) Agilent
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