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 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
3G
Rank 758 781 615
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -166
Permanent jobs citing 3G 127 170 359
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.17% 0.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.83% 0.99% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 88 127 171
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +26.86%
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
15217 17223 19766
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.83% 16.87% 18.21%
Number of salaries quoted 12692 14353 15722
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +28 77 £45,000 - 5
London +7 27 £52,500 +40.00%
South West +21 13 £23,000 -54.00%
East Midlands - 7 £35,000 - 1
North West +19 1 - - 1
West Midlands -4 1 £40,000 +46.78%
East of England -12 1 - -
3G
UK

3G
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 164 (60.29%) 4G
2 123 (45.22%) Telecoms
3 105 (38.60%) LTE
4 88 (32.35%) Wi-Fi
5 76 (27.94%) 2G
6 71 (26.10%) Windows
6 71 (26.10%) Degree
7 64 (23.53%) MPLS
8 63 (23.16%) Cisco
9 60 (22.06%) Cisco Certification
9 60 (22.06%) LAN
9 60 (22.06%) VoIP
9 60 (22.06%) WAN
10 56 (20.59%) Wireless
11 55 (20.22%) Ethernet
12 53 (19.49%) Firewall
13 52 (19.12%) Linux
14 51 (18.75%) Network Design
15 50 (18.38%) VPN
16 47 (17.28%) GPRS
16 47 (17.28%) Microsoft
17 46 (16.91%) Juniper
18 44 (16.18%) BGP
19 42 (15.44%) TCP/IP
20 41 (15.07%) ADSL
20 41 (15.07%) IPsec
21 38 (13.97%) Internet
21 38 (13.97%) Data Centre
22 35 (12.87%) SSL
23 33 (12.13%) Broadband

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 10 (3.68%) MS Exchange
2 9 (3.31%) Apache
3 8 (2.94%) Apache Spark
4 6 (2.21%) IBM Notes
5 5 (1.84%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.37%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.37%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.37%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 20 (7.35%) MS Office
2 14 (5.15%) MS Excel
3 9 (3.31%) Mozilla Thunderbird
4 4 (1.47%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.74%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.74%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.74%) SketchUp
6 1 (0.37%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.37%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 3 (1.10%) Infor M3
2 1 (0.37%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 15 (5.51%) Cloud Computing
2 9 (3.31%) Office 365
3 8 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (2.94%) Amazon EC2
3 8 (2.94%) Amazon S3
3 8 (2.94%) Google Cloud Platform
3 8 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 164 (60.29%) 4G
2 105 (38.60%) LTE
3 88 (32.35%) Wi-Fi
4 76 (27.94%) 2G
5 64 (23.53%) MPLS
6 60 (22.06%) LAN
6 60 (22.06%) VoIP
6 60 (22.06%) WAN
7 56 (20.59%) Wireless
8 55 (20.22%) Ethernet
9 53 (19.49%) Firewall
10 50 (18.38%) VPN
11 47 (17.28%) GPRS
12 44 (16.18%) BGP
13 42 (15.44%) TCP/IP
14 41 (15.07%) ADSL
14 41 (15.07%) IPsec
15 38 (13.97%) Internet
16 35 (12.87%) SSL
17 33 (12.13%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (3.31%) Big Data
2 8 (2.94%) Hadoop
3 7 (2.57%) SQL Server
4 5 (1.84%) GIS
5 4 (1.47%) MongoDB
5 4 (1.47%) MySQL
5 4 (1.47%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (1.10%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.37%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.37%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (2.21%) Visual Studio
2 4 (1.47%) Android Studio
2 4 (1.47%) Gradle
3 1 (0.37%) CMake
3 1 (0.37%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.37%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.37%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.37%) Xcode
General
1 123 (45.22%) Telecoms
2 32 (11.76%) Electronics
3 24 (8.82%) Marketing
4 15 (5.51%) Military
5 13 (4.78%) Games
6 10 (3.68%) Finance
7 7 (2.57%) Automotive
8 5 (1.84%) Back Office
9 4 (1.47%) German Language
9 4 (1.47%) Italian Language
9 4 (1.47%) Manufacturing
10 3 (1.10%) Advertising
10 3 (1.10%) Legal
11 2 (0.74%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.74%) Banking
12 1 (0.37%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.37%) Law
12 1 (0.37%) Retail
Job Titles
1 54 (19.85%) Network Engineer
2 37 (13.60%) Analyst
3 33 (12.13%) Design Engineer
4 23 (8.46%) Senior Network Engineer
5 22 (8.09%) Architect
6 19 (6.99%) Support Engineer
7 17 (6.25%) Developer
8 16 (5.88%) Consultant
9 14 (5.15%) Development Engineer
9 14 (5.15%) OSS Engineer
10 13 (4.78%) Sales Manager
11 11 (4.04%) IT Engineer
11 11 (4.04%) Support Analyst
12 10 (3.68%) Diagnostic Engineer
13 9 (3.31%) Customer Engineer
13 9 (3.31%) Ericsson Engineer
13 9 (3.31%) Graduate
13 9 (3.31%) Technical Analyst
13 9 (3.31%) Technical Operations Analyst
13 9 (3.31%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (4.78%) 802.1X
2 11 (4.04%) XML
3 10 (3.68%) RESTful
4 9 (3.31%) HTML
5 6 (2.21%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 6 (2.21%) SOAP
6 5 (1.84%) HEVC
7 4 (1.47%) OAuth
8 2 (0.74%) CGI
8 2 (0.74%) JSON
8 2 (0.74%) Software Packaging
9 1 (0.37%) Ajax
9 1 (0.37%) CSS
9 1 (0.37%) iOS SDK
9 1 (0.37%) jQuery
9 1 (0.37%) RabbitMQ
9 1 (0.37%) Regular Expression
9 1 (0.37%) REST
9 1 (0.37%) Symfony
9 1 (0.37%) Twig
Miscellaneous
1 38 (13.97%) Data Centre
2 29 (10.66%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (8.09%) Management Information System
4 19 (6.99%) Computer Science
4 19 (6.99%) IPTV
5 14 (5.15%) PKI
6 13 (4.78%) Smartphone
7 12 (4.41%) iPhone
8 8 (2.94%) Blackberry
8 8 (2.94%) Machine to Machine
8 8 (2.94%) Public Cloud
8 8 (2.94%) Visualisation
8 8 (2.94%) Web 2.0
9 7 (2.57%) Algorithms
9 7 (2.57%) Internet of Things
10 6 (2.21%) Driving Licence
10 6 (2.21%) Mathematics
10 6 (2.21%) Mobile App
10 6 (2.21%) PDA
11 4 (1.47%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 71 (26.10%) Windows
2 52 (19.12%) Linux
3 23 (8.46%) Windows Server 2008
4 20 (7.35%) Windows 7
5 19 (6.99%) Windows Server
6 17 (6.25%) Android
7 16 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
8 15 (5.51%) Windows CE
9 14 (5.15%) Windows XP
10 13 (4.78%) Windows Server 2003
11 11 (4.04%) Windows 10
11 11 (4.04%) Windows 8
12 9 (3.31%) Mac OS
13 8 (2.94%) Apple iOS
14 7 (2.57%) Unix
15 2 (0.74%) VMS
16 1 (0.37%) VxWorks
16 1 (0.37%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (18.75%) Network Design
2 29 (10.66%) Network Architecture
3 27 (9.93%) ITIL
4 26 (9.56%) Validation
5 24 (8.82%) Project Management
6 23 (8.46%) Time Management
7 20 (7.35%) CRM
8 19 (6.99%) Operations Management
8 19 (6.99%) Product Management
9 17 (6.25%) Customer Engagement
9 17 (6.25%) Presales
9 17 (6.25%) WAN Optimisation
10 16 (5.88%) Analytics
10 16 (5.88%) Change Control
10 16 (5.88%) Migration
11 15 (5.51%) Load Balancing
11 15 (5.51%) Performance Management
11 15 (5.51%) System Testing
12 14 (5.15%) Defect Management
13 13 (4.78%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 26 (9.56%) C++
2 18 (6.62%) C
3 15 (5.51%) C#
3 15 (5.51%) VC++
4 11 (4.04%) SQL
5 10 (3.68%) Python
6 9 (3.31%) Java
6 9 (3.31%) MATLAB
7 4 (1.47%) VB
8 3 (1.10%) Perl
9 2 (0.74%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.37%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.37%) Delphi
10 1 (0.37%) Embedded C
10 1 (0.37%) Embedded C++
10 1 (0.37%) PHP
10 1 (0.37%) PHP 5
10 1 (0.37%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 71 (26.10%) Degree
2 60 (22.06%) Cisco Certification
3 21 (7.72%) CCIE
3 21 (7.72%) CCNP
4 20 (7.35%) CCNA
5 15 (5.51%) ISEB
5 15 (5.51%) Microsoft Certification
6 14 (5.15%) ISTQB
6 14 (5.15%) MCSA
7 13 (4.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 12 (4.41%) CCSA
8 12 (4.41%) CCSP
9 9 (3.31%) Security Cleared
10 3 (1.10%) DV Cleared
10 3 (1.10%) NVQ Level 3
10 3 (1.10%) PhD
10 3 (1.10%) SC Cleared
11 2 (0.74%) MCP
11 2 (0.74%) MCSE
12 1 (0.37%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (6.99%) ISO 9001
1 19 (6.99%) SLA
2 5 (1.84%) QA
3 4 (1.47%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 26 (9.56%) Active Directory
2 12 (4.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (2.21%) KVM
4 5 (1.84%) Squid
4 5 (1.84%) Terminal Services
5 4 (1.47%) Firmware
6 3 (1.10%) Hyper-V
6 3 (1.10%) VMware ESX
7 2 (0.74%) VMware Server
7 2 (0.74%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 13 (4.78%) Cisco Prime
1 13 (4.78%) SolarWinds Orion
2 7 (2.57%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (2.57%) Puppet
3 6 (2.21%) Ansible
4 4 (1.47%) Backup Exec
4 4 (1.47%) TrustSec
5 3 (1.10%) Amdocs OSS
6 1 (0.37%) Cisco IPCC
6 1 (0.37%) Nessus
Vendors
1 63 (23.16%) Cisco
2 47 (17.28%) Microsoft
3 46 (16.91%) Juniper
4 20 (7.35%) Nokia
5 19 (6.99%) HP
6 18 (6.62%) Citrix
7 17 (6.25%) CheckPoint
7 17 (6.25%) F5
8 16 (5.88%) Ericsson
8 16 (5.88%) VMware
9 14 (5.15%) Barracuda Networks
9 14 (5.15%) Palo Alto
9 14 (5.15%) SolarWinds
10 11 (4.04%) Huawei
11 9 (3.31%) EMC
11 9 (3.31%) Openreach
11 9 (3.31%) Redback
12 8 (2.94%) Google
12 8 (2.94%) Oracle
13 7 (2.57%) Nortel
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