The table below looks at the statistics for 3G skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 3G over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
3G
Rank 781 782 644
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -138
Permanent jobs citing 3G 123 157 321
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.15% 0.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.79% 0.90% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 97 103 163
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £69,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £36,250
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +10.34%
3G
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Communications & Networking Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
15488 17414 19599
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.89% 16.99% 17.88%
Number of salaries quoted 12978 14401 15775
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

3G
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing 3G as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

3G Jobs Demand Trend in England

3G
Salary Trend in England

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

3G Salary Trend in England

3G
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing 3G across the England region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

3G Salary Histogram in England

3G
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 3G within the England region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +31 77 £45,000 +2.85% 6
London +25 27 £52,500 +40.00% 1
South West +16 15 £25,622 -41.43%
Yorkshire +36 3 £25,000 -
West Midlands -7 1 £40,000 +46.78%
3G
UK

3G
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, IT jobs citing 3G also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for 3G.

1 158 (54.67%) 4G
2 117 (40.48%) Telecoms
3 111 (38.41%) LTE
4 88 (30.45%) Wi-Fi
5 86 (29.76%) Windows
6 81 (28.03%) 2G
7 71 (24.57%) MPLS
7 71 (24.57%) Degree
8 68 (23.53%) Cisco
9 67 (23.18%) Cisco Certification
10 65 (22.49%) Wireless
11 64 (22.15%) LAN
11 64 (22.15%) WAN
12 63 (21.80%) VoIP
13 61 (21.11%) VPN
14 59 (20.42%) Ethernet
14 59 (20.42%) Firewall
15 56 (19.38%) Network Design
16 53 (18.34%) GPRS
16 53 (18.34%) Juniper
17 51 (17.65%) Microsoft
18 49 (16.96%) BGP
18 49 (16.96%) Linux
19 48 (16.61%) TCP/IP
20 41 (14.19%) ADSL
20 41 (14.19%) IPsec
21 39 (13.49%) Internet
21 39 (13.49%) Data Centre
22 37 (12.80%) Network Architecture
23 36 (12.46%) OSPF

3G
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 14 (4.84%) MS Exchange
2 10 (3.46%) Apache
3 9 (3.11%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (2.77%) Apache Spark
5 6 (2.08%) IBM Notes
6 4 (1.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.35%) CMS
7 1 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.35%) IIS
7 1 (0.35%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.35%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.35%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 26 (9.00%) MS Office
2 20 (6.92%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.04%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.69%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.69%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.69%) SketchUp
5 1 (0.35%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.35%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.35%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.11%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (3.11%) Amazon S3
1 9 (3.11%) Cloud Computing
1 9 (3.11%) Office 365
2 8 (2.77%) Amazon EC2
2 8 (2.77%) Google Cloud Platform
2 8 (2.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.35%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 1 (0.35%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (0.35%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (0.35%) AWS OpsWorks
3 1 (0.35%) Mimecast
3 1 (0.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 158 (54.67%) 4G
2 111 (38.41%) LTE
3 88 (30.45%) Wi-Fi
4 81 (28.03%) 2G
5 71 (24.57%) MPLS
6 65 (22.49%) Wireless
7 64 (22.15%) LAN
7 64 (22.15%) WAN
8 63 (21.80%) VoIP
9 61 (21.11%) VPN
10 59 (20.42%) Ethernet
10 59 (20.42%) Firewall
11 53 (18.34%) GPRS
12 49 (16.96%) BGP
13 48 (16.61%) TCP/IP
14 41 (14.19%) ADSL
14 41 (14.19%) IPsec
15 39 (13.49%) Internet
16 36 (12.46%) DSL
16 36 (12.46%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (3.11%) SQL Server
2 8 (2.77%) Hadoop
3 5 (1.73%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (1.73%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (1.38%) Oracle Database
5 3 (1.04%) MongoDB
5 3 (1.04%) MySQL
6 2 (0.69%) Big Data
7 1 (0.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (0.35%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.35%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.35%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (2.08%) Visual Studio
2 4 (1.38%) Android Studio
2 4 (1.38%) Gradle
3 2 (0.69%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.35%) CMake
4 1 (0.35%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.35%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.35%) Xcode
General
1 117 (40.48%) Telecoms
2 33 (11.42%) Electronics
3 23 (7.96%) Marketing
4 16 (5.54%) Games
5 15 (5.19%) Finance
5 15 (5.19%) Military
6 9 (3.11%) Legal
7 7 (2.42%) Automotive
8 6 (2.08%) Back Office
9 4 (1.38%) Billing
9 4 (1.38%) German Language
9 4 (1.38%) Italian Language
9 4 (1.38%) Manufacturing
10 3 (1.04%) Advertising
11 2 (0.69%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.69%) Banking
11 2 (0.69%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.69%) Law
12 1 (0.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 51 (17.65%) Network Engineer
2 40 (13.84%) Analyst
3 34 (11.76%) Design Engineer
4 24 (8.30%) Consultant
4 24 (8.30%) Senior Network Engineer
5 23 (7.96%) Support Engineer
6 21 (7.27%) Architect
7 15 (5.19%) Sales Manager
8 14 (4.84%) Developer
8 14 (4.84%) Development Engineer
9 13 (4.50%) Ericsson Engineer
9 13 (4.50%) Network Manager
9 13 (4.50%) OSS Engineer
10 12 (4.15%) IT Engineer
11 11 (3.81%) Account Manager
11 11 (3.81%) Implementation Engineer
11 11 (3.81%) Support Analyst
12 10 (3.46%) Operations Analyst
12 10 (3.46%) Technical Analyst
12 10 (3.46%) Technical Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (5.88%) 802.1X
2 11 (3.81%) SOAP
2 11 (3.81%) XML
3 10 (3.46%) HTML
3 10 (3.46%) RESTful
4 5 (1.73%) HEVC
4 5 (1.73%) OAuth
5 2 (0.69%) CSS
5 2 (0.69%) Doctrine
5 2 (0.69%) jQuery
5 2 (0.69%) JSON
5 2 (0.69%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (0.69%) REST
5 2 (0.69%) Software Packaging
5 2 (0.69%) Symfony
5 2 (0.69%) Twig
6 1 (0.35%) .NET
6 1 (0.35%) CGI
6 1 (0.35%) Regular Expression
6 1 (0.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 39 (13.49%) Data Centre
2 27 (9.34%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (9.34%) Management Information System
3 14 (4.84%) IPTV
4 13 (4.50%) Computer Science
4 13 (4.50%) iPhone
4 13 (4.50%) PKI
5 12 (4.15%) Smartphone
6 10 (3.46%) Blackberry
7 8 (2.77%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 8 (2.77%) Machine to Machine
7 8 (2.77%) Mathematics
7 8 (2.77%) Public Cloud
7 8 (2.77%) Visualisation
7 8 (2.77%) Web 2.0
8 7 (2.42%) Algorithms
9 6 (2.08%) Cybercrime
9 6 (2.08%) Driving Licence
9 6 (2.08%) Mobile App
9 6 (2.08%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 86 (29.76%) Windows
2 49 (16.96%) Linux
3 29 (10.03%) Windows Server 2008
4 23 (7.96%) Windows 7
5 21 (7.27%) Windows Server
6 20 (6.92%) Windows Server 2012
7 18 (6.23%) Android
8 17 (5.88%) Windows XP
9 15 (5.19%) Windows CE
9 15 (5.19%) Windows Server 2003
10 12 (4.15%) Windows 8
11 11 (3.81%) Windows 10
12 10 (3.46%) Mac OS
13 8 (2.77%) Apple iOS
13 8 (2.77%) Unix
14 2 (0.69%) VMS
15 1 (0.35%) VxWorks
15 1 (0.35%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (19.38%) Network Design
2 37 (12.80%) Network Architecture
3 30 (10.38%) ITIL
4 28 (9.69%) Project Management
4 28 (9.69%) Validation
5 26 (9.00%) Time Management
6 23 (7.96%) CRM
6 23 (7.96%) Product Management
7 19 (6.57%) Defect Management
7 19 (6.57%) Operations Management
8 18 (6.23%) Migration
9 17 (5.88%) Cybersecurity
9 17 (5.88%) Information Security
9 17 (5.88%) Performance Management
9 17 (5.88%) System Testing
9 17 (5.88%) WAN Optimisation
10 16 (5.54%) Change Control
10 16 (5.54%) Load Balancing
10 16 (5.54%) Mentoring
10 16 (5.54%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 21 (7.27%) C++
2 16 (5.54%) C
2 16 (5.54%) C#
3 15 (5.19%) VC++
4 13 (4.50%) SQL
5 10 (3.46%) Java
6 9 (3.11%) Python
7 8 (2.77%) MATLAB
8 4 (1.38%) Perl
9 3 (1.04%) PHP
10 2 (0.69%) JavaScript
10 2 (0.69%) PHP 5
11 1 (0.35%) Delphi
11 1 (0.35%) Embedded C
11 1 (0.35%) Embedded C++
11 1 (0.35%) Ruby
11 1 (0.35%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 71 (24.57%) Degree
2 67 (23.18%) Cisco Certification
3 26 (9.00%) CCNA
3 26 (9.00%) CCNP
4 23 (7.96%) CCIE
5 21 (7.27%) Microsoft Certification
6 20 (6.92%) ISEB
7 19 (6.57%) ISTQB
8 18 (6.23%) MCSA
9 16 (5.54%) CCSA
9 16 (5.54%) CCSP
10 15 (5.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 13 (4.50%) Security Cleared
12 4 (1.38%) DV Cleared
12 4 (1.38%) MCSE
12 4 (1.38%) PMP
12 4 (1.38%) SC Cleared
13 3 (1.04%) PhD
13 3 (1.04%) PMI Certification
14 2 (0.69%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (9.34%) SLA
2 19 (6.57%) ISO 9001
3 7 (2.42%) QA
4 4 (1.38%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 34 (11.76%) Active Directory
2 9 (3.11%) Terminal Services
3 7 (2.42%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (1.73%) Squid
5 4 (1.38%) VMware ESX
6 3 (1.04%) Hyper-V
6 3 (1.04%) XenApp
7 2 (0.69%) Firmware
7 2 (0.69%) VMware Server
8 1 (0.35%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 13 (4.50%) Cisco Prime
2 12 (4.15%) SolarWinds Orion
3 4 (1.38%) Backup Exec
3 4 (1.38%) TrustSec
4 3 (1.04%) Amdocs OSS
5 1 (0.35%) Cisco IPCC
5 1 (0.35%) Grafana
5 1 (0.35%) Graphite
5 1 (0.35%) HAProxy
5 1 (0.35%) logstash
5 1 (0.35%) Nagios
5 1 (0.35%) Nessus
5 1 (0.35%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.35%) Puppet
5 1 (0.35%) SCCM
5 1 (0.35%) ZABBIX
5 1 (0.35%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 68 (23.53%) Cisco
2 53 (18.34%) Juniper
3 51 (17.65%) Microsoft
4 26 (9.00%) Nokia
5 24 (8.30%) Citrix
6 23 (7.96%) Ericsson
7 21 (7.27%) CheckPoint
7 21 (7.27%) HP
8 17 (5.88%) F5
9 15 (5.19%) Huawei
10 14 (4.84%) SolarWinds
11 13 (4.50%) Barracuda Networks
11 13 (4.50%) Palo Alto
11 13 (4.50%) Redback
12 11 (3.81%) BT
12 11 (3.81%) VMware
13 10 (3.46%) Openreach
14 9 (3.11%) Oracle
15 8 (2.77%) Google
16 7 (2.42%) Velocent
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