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 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
3G
Rank 754 756 767
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +11
Permanent jobs citing 3G 169 187 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.18% 0.18% 0.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.01% 1.00% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 134 90 114
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,350 £27,150
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £73,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -11.76%
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
16715 18781 19368
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.40% 18.26% 17.41%
Number of salaries quoted 14012 14957 15415
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,597 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 4 May 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 4 May 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 +9 83 £47,000 +10.58% 4
London +15 59 £47,500 -5.00% 1
South West +7 17 £38,500 +40.00% 1
Yorkshire +18 14 £50,000 -
West Midlands -13 12 £50,000 +132.55%
East of England -1 3 £55,000 +71.87%
North West +17 1 £57,500 +43.75%
3G
UK

3G
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 May 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.

1 159 (51.62%) 4G
2 119 (38.64%) Telecoms
3 90 (29.22%) Windows
4 88 (28.57%) 2G
5 85 (27.60%) LTE
6 74 (24.03%) VoIP
6 74 (24.03%) VPN
7 70 (22.73%) Cisco
8 69 (22.40%) Degree
9 68 (22.08%) MPLS
10 67 (21.75%) Firewall
10 67 (21.75%) Cisco Certification
11 64 (20.78%) Wireless
11 64 (20.78%) Network Design
12 62 (20.13%) Juniper
13 59 (19.16%) TCP/IP
13 59 (19.16%) Ethernet
14 57 (18.51%) Wi-Fi
15 53 (17.21%) Linux
16 51 (16.56%) WAN
17 50 (16.23%) GPRS
18 49 (15.91%) LAN
18 49 (15.91%) BGP
19 45 (14.61%) Microsoft
20 41 (13.31%) HTTP
20 41 (13.31%) OSPF
21 40 (12.99%) GSM
22 39 (12.66%) Active Directory
23 36 (11.69%) DNS
23 36 (11.69%) ADSL

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 18 (5.84%) MS Exchange
2 16 (5.19%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (2.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 7 (2.27%) Apache
5 4 (1.30%) Apache Spark
5 4 (1.30%) IBM Notes
6 3 (0.97%) IIS
7 2 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.32%) CMS
8 1 (0.32%) Confluence
8 1 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.32%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.32%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.32%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 29 (9.42%) MS Office
2 24 (7.79%) MS Excel
3 9 (2.92%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.65%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.32%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.32%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 11 (3.57%) Office 365
2 6 (1.95%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (1.95%) Amazon S3
2 6 (1.95%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (1.30%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (1.30%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (1.30%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.65%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 2 (0.65%) Amazon SQS
4 2 (0.65%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (0.65%) AWS OpsWorks
5 1 (0.32%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 159 (51.62%) 4G
2 88 (28.57%) 2G
3 85 (27.60%) LTE
4 74 (24.03%) VoIP
4 74 (24.03%) VPN
5 68 (22.08%) MPLS
6 67 (21.75%) Firewall
7 64 (20.78%) Wireless
8 59 (19.16%) Ethernet
8 59 (19.16%) TCP/IP
9 57 (18.51%) Wi-Fi
10 51 (16.56%) WAN
11 50 (16.23%) GPRS
12 49 (15.91%) BGP
12 49 (15.91%) LAN
13 41 (13.31%) HTTP
13 41 (13.31%) OSPF
14 40 (12.99%) GSM
15 36 (11.69%) ADSL
15 36 (11.69%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (4.22%) SQL Server
2 6 (1.95%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (1.95%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (1.62%) MySQL
3 5 (1.62%) Oracle Database
4 4 (1.30%) Hadoop
5 3 (0.97%) MongoDB
5 3 (0.97%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (0.65%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (0.65%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (0.65%) Big Data
7 1 (0.32%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.32%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 13 (4.22%) Visual Studio
2 8 (2.60%) Eclipse
3 4 (1.30%) Android Studio
3 4 (1.30%) Gradle
4 2 (0.65%) CppUnit
4 2 (0.65%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.32%) CMake
5 1 (0.32%) Hudson
5 1 (0.32%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.32%) JIRA
5 1 (0.32%) Subversion
5 1 (0.32%) Xcode
General
1 119 (38.64%) Telecoms
2 30 (9.74%) Electronics
3 20 (6.49%) Finance
4 17 (5.52%) Marketing
5 14 (4.55%) Billing
6 12 (3.90%) Games
7 10 (3.25%) Back Office
7 10 (3.25%) Legal
8 9 (2.92%) Retail
9 7 (2.27%) Automotive
10 6 (1.95%) Banking
11 3 (0.97%) Advertising
11 3 (0.97%) German Language
11 3 (0.97%) Investment Banking
11 3 (0.97%) Italian Language
11 3 (0.97%) Law
12 2 (0.65%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.65%) Multimedia
13 1 (0.32%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 35 (11.36%) Consultant
2 33 (10.71%) Support Engineer
3 31 (10.06%) Network Engineer
4 28 (9.09%) Analyst
5 26 (8.44%) Design Engineer
6 24 (7.79%) Implementation Engineer
7 21 (6.82%) Developer
8 19 (6.17%) Ericsson Engineer
9 18 (5.84%) Architect
10 15 (4.87%) Firmware Engineer
10 15 (4.87%) Network Manager
10 15 (4.87%) Software Engineer
11 14 (4.55%) Field Engineer
12 13 (4.22%) 1st/2nd Line Support
12 13 (4.22%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
12 13 (4.22%) 2nd Line Engineer
12 13 (4.22%) 2nd Line Support
12 13 (4.22%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
12 13 (4.22%) Senior Network Engineer
13 12 (3.90%) Field Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (5.52%) SOAP
2 12 (3.90%) 802.1X
3 11 (3.57%) RESTful
3 11 (3.57%) XML
4 10 (3.25%) HTML
5 5 (1.62%) HEVC
5 5 (1.62%) OAuth
6 4 (1.30%) .NET
7 3 (0.97%) Web Services
8 2 (0.65%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 2 (0.65%) CSS
8 2 (0.65%) jQuery
8 2 (0.65%) JSON
8 2 (0.65%) OpenRasta
8 2 (0.65%) POSIX
8 2 (0.65%) RabbitMQ
8 2 (0.65%) REST
8 2 (0.65%) ServiceStack
8 2 (0.65%) STL
8 2 (0.65%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 33 (10.71%) Management Information System
2 31 (10.06%) Data Centre
3 30 (9.74%) Computer Science
4 19 (6.17%) Blackberry
5 18 (5.84%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (3.90%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 12 (3.90%) iPhone
7 11 (3.57%) IPTV
7 11 (3.57%) Mathematics
8 10 (3.25%) Mobile App
9 8 (2.60%) iPad
9 8 (2.60%) Machine to Machine
9 8 (2.60%) Web 2.0
10 7 (2.27%) Algorithms
10 7 (2.27%) PKI
10 7 (2.27%) Visualisation
11 6 (1.95%) Cybercrime
11 6 (1.95%) User Experience
12 5 (1.62%) Clustering
12 5 (1.62%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 90 (29.22%) Windows
2 53 (17.21%) Linux
3 35 (11.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 29 (9.42%) Windows 7
4 29 (9.42%) Windows Server
5 23 (7.47%) Android
6 22 (7.14%) Unix
6 22 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
7 19 (6.17%) Windows 8
8 18 (5.84%) Windows XP
9 17 (5.52%) Windows Server 2003
10 13 (4.22%) Apple iOS
11 11 (3.57%) Windows 10
12 9 (2.92%) Mac OS
13 8 (2.60%) VxWorks
14 2 (0.65%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.65%) Windows Phone
15 1 (0.32%) BlackBerry OS
15 1 (0.32%) Solaris
15 1 (0.32%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (20.78%) Network Design
2 33 (10.71%) Network Architecture
3 32 (10.39%) Project Management
4 30 (9.74%) ITIL
5 29 (9.42%) Software Engineering
6 22 (7.14%) CRM
7 21 (6.82%) Migration
8 19 (6.17%) Agile Software Development
8 19 (6.17%) Cybersecurity
8 19 (6.17%) Information Security
8 19 (6.17%) Product Management
8 19 (6.17%) Stakeholder Management
8 19 (6.17%) Time Management
9 18 (5.84%) Presales
9 18 (5.84%) Service Management
10 17 (5.52%) Defect Management
10 17 (5.52%) Software Delivery
11 15 (4.87%) Performance Management
11 15 (4.87%) Validation
12 14 (4.55%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 36 (11.69%) C
2 26 (8.44%) C++
3 22 (7.14%) SQL
4 9 (2.92%) Embedded C
4 9 (2.92%) Java
5 8 (2.60%) Delphi
5 8 (2.60%) Python
6 6 (1.95%) C#
6 6 (1.95%) Perl
7 5 (1.62%) PHP
8 4 (1.30%) MATLAB
9 2 (0.65%) Embedded C++
9 2 (0.65%) JavaScript
9 2 (0.65%) PHP 5
9 2 (0.65%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.32%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 69 (22.40%) Degree
2 67 (21.75%) Cisco Certification
3 33 (10.71%) CCNA
4 25 (8.12%) CCNP
5 24 (7.79%) Microsoft Certification
6 20 (6.49%) CCIE
7 18 (5.84%) ISEB
7 18 (5.84%) ISTQB
8 17 (5.52%) MCSA
9 15 (4.87%) Security Cleared
10 12 (3.90%) CCSA
10 12 (3.90%) CCSP
11 11 (3.57%) MCSE
12 8 (2.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 6 (1.95%) HNC
13 6 (1.95%) HND
14 5 (1.62%) DV Cleared
14 5 (1.62%) PMI Certification
14 5 (1.62%) PMP
15 4 (1.30%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (10.71%) SLA
2 13 (4.22%) QA
System Software
1 39 (12.66%) Active Directory
2 16 (5.19%) Firmware
3 15 (4.87%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (4.55%) Terminal Services
5 5 (1.62%) Squid
5 5 (1.62%) VMware ESX
6 4 (1.30%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.65%) VMware Server
7 2 (0.65%) XenApp
8 1 (0.32%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (0.32%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (2.92%) CiscoWorks
2 8 (2.60%) SolarWinds Orion
3 3 (0.97%) TrustSec
4 2 (0.65%) Amdocs OSS
4 2 (0.65%) Grafana
4 2 (0.65%) Graphite
4 2 (0.65%) HAProxy
4 2 (0.65%) logstash
4 2 (0.65%) Nagios
4 2 (0.65%) SCCM
4 2 (0.65%) ZABBIX
4 2 (0.65%) Zenoss
5 1 (0.32%) Cisco IPCC
5 1 (0.32%) DameWare
5 1 (0.32%) HP NNM
5 1 (0.32%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.32%) Netcool
5 1 (0.32%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.32%) Puppet
Vendors
1 70 (22.73%) Cisco
2 62 (20.13%) Juniper
3 45 (14.61%) Microsoft
4 28 (9.09%) Citrix
4 28 (9.09%) Ericsson
5 23 (7.47%) Nokia
6 21 (6.82%) Huawei
7 20 (6.49%) HP
8 19 (6.17%) BT
8 19 (6.17%) Redback
9 18 (5.84%) VMware
10 16 (5.19%) CheckPoint
11 15 (4.87%) Oracle
12 11 (3.57%) F5
12 11 (3.57%) SolarWinds
13 10 (3.25%) Agilent
14 9 (2.92%) Openreach
15 8 (2.60%) Barracuda Networks
15 8 (2.60%) Palo Alto
16 7 (2.27%) Fortinet
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