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 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
3G
Rank 775 780 640
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -140
Permanent jobs citing 3G 86 154 325
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.10% 0.15% 0.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.58% 0.93% 1.66%
Number of salaries quoted 69 107 129
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,900 £26,300 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £69,500
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £41,500 £43,750
% change year-on-year
-6.02% -5.14%
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
14720 16603 19591
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.27% 16.69% 18.19%
Number of salaries quoted 12038 13846 15850
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 5 December 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 5 December 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
London +41 42 £65,000 +18.18% 3
South East +41 31 £35,000 -9.09% 3
East of England -3 6 £52,500 +9.37% 1
South West +10 3 £25,000 -44.44% 1
West Midlands -14 2 £19,000 - 1
East Midlands - 2 £35,000 -
3G
UK

3G
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 December 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.

1 138 (64.49%) 4G
2 112 (52.34%) Telecoms
3 60 (28.04%) LTE
4 57 (26.64%) Degree
4 57 (26.64%) Linux
5 53 (24.77%) Wi-Fi
6 50 (23.36%) 2G
6 50 (23.36%) LAN
7 47 (21.96%) GSM
8 46 (21.50%) Ethernet
9 45 (21.03%) Windows
9 45 (21.03%) Cisco
10 44 (20.56%) WAN
10 44 (20.56%) VoIP
11 41 (19.16%) C++
12 38 (17.76%) Wireless
13 37 (17.29%) TCP/IP
13 37 (17.29%) Cisco Certification
14 34 (15.89%) VMware
14 34 (15.89%) Firewall
15 32 (14.95%) Radio Access Network
16 31 (14.49%) VMware Infrastructure
17 30 (14.02%) ADSL
17 30 (14.02%) GPRS
18 29 (13.55%) VPN
18 29 (13.55%) SSL
18 29 (13.55%) C
19 28 (13.08%) MPLS
19 28 (13.08%) Multithreading
19 28 (13.08%) KVM

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 3 (1.40%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (1.40%) MS Exchange
2 2 (0.93%) Apache
2 2 (0.93%) Apache Spark
2 2 (0.93%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 15 (7.01%) MS Office
2 8 (3.74%) MS Excel
3 5 (2.34%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.40%) Mozilla Thunderbird
5 2 (0.93%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.47%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 5 (2.34%) Infor M3
2 1 (0.47%) CSG Singleview
2 1 (0.47%) PeopleSoft CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (7.01%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (1.87%) Office 365
3 2 (0.93%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.93%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (0.93%) Amazon S3
3 2 (0.93%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (0.93%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 138 (64.49%) 4G
2 60 (28.04%) LTE
3 53 (24.77%) Wi-Fi
4 50 (23.36%) 2G
4 50 (23.36%) LAN
5 47 (21.96%) GSM
6 46 (21.50%) Ethernet
7 44 (20.56%) VoIP
7 44 (20.56%) WAN
8 38 (17.76%) Wireless
9 37 (17.29%) TCP/IP
10 34 (15.89%) Firewall
11 32 (14.95%) Radio Access Network
12 30 (14.02%) ADSL
12 30 (14.02%) GPRS
13 29 (13.55%) SSL
13 29 (13.55%) VPN
14 28 (13.08%) MPLS
15 27 (12.62%) OpenFlow
16 25 (11.68%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (6.54%) Big Data
2 5 (2.34%) GIS
3 2 (0.93%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (0.93%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.47%) BODI
4 1 (0.47%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.47%) MS Access
4 1 (0.47%) MySQL
4 1 (0.47%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (0.47%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 112 (52.34%) Telecoms
2 22 (10.28%) Electronics
3 15 (7.01%) Marketing
4 13 (6.07%) Military
5 10 (4.67%) Games
6 9 (4.21%) Finance
7 5 (2.34%) Banking
8 4 (1.87%) Retail
9 2 (0.93%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.93%) Back Office
10 1 (0.47%) Billing
10 1 (0.47%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 43 (20.09%) Network Engineer
2 28 (13.08%) Developer
3 27 (12.62%) C++ Developer
4 26 (12.15%) Design Engineer
5 19 (8.88%) 3G Engineer
6 18 (8.41%) 4G Engineer
7 17 (7.94%) Linux Developer
7 17 (7.94%) Telecoms Developer
8 16 (7.48%) Analyst
9 15 (7.01%) Graduate
10 14 (6.54%) Support Engineer
11 13 (6.07%) Architect
11 13 (6.07%) Field Engineer
11 13 (6.07%) Lead Developer
11 13 (6.07%) Senior Network Engineer
12 12 (5.61%) Development Engineer
12 12 (5.61%) Trainee
13 11 (5.14%) C Developer
13 11 (5.14%) C/C++ Developer
13 11 (5.14%) OSS Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (12.62%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 11 (5.14%) 802.1X
3 2 (0.93%) CGI
3 2 (0.93%) Software Packaging
3 2 (0.93%) Web Services
3 2 (0.93%) XML
4 1 (0.47%) Ajax
4 1 (0.47%) JSON
4 1 (0.47%) Regular Expression
4 1 (0.47%) RESTful
4 1 (0.47%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 28 (13.08%) Data Centre
2 19 (8.88%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (8.88%) Computer Science
3 17 (7.94%) Management Information System
4 15 (7.01%) IPTV
5 14 (6.54%) Internet of Things
5 14 (6.54%) PKI
6 12 (5.61%) Smartphone
7 10 (4.67%) Blackberry
8 7 (3.27%) Handset
9 6 (2.80%) iPhone
10 5 (2.34%) CPLD
10 5 (2.34%) Embedded Systems
10 5 (2.34%) iPad
11 4 (1.87%) Driving Licence
11 4 (1.87%) Video Conferencing
12 3 (1.40%) Contactless
12 3 (1.40%) Virtual Team
13 2 (0.93%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 2 (0.93%) Machine to Machine
Operating Systems
1 57 (26.64%) Linux
2 45 (21.03%) Windows
3 13 (6.07%) Windows CE
4 12 (5.61%) Windows Server
5 11 (5.14%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (4.21%) Windows 7
6 9 (4.21%) Windows XP
7 8 (3.74%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (2.80%) Unix
8 6 (2.80%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (2.34%) Windows 10
10 4 (1.87%) Android
11 3 (1.40%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.47%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (13.08%) Multithreading
2 26 (12.15%) Validation
3 23 (10.75%) Translating Business Requirements
4 21 (9.81%) ITIL
5 19 (8.88%) Network Design
6 18 (8.41%) Analytics
7 16 (7.48%) Presales
8 14 (6.54%) Load Balancing
8 14 (6.54%) Network Architecture
8 14 (6.54%) Operations Management
8 14 (6.54%) System Testing
9 13 (6.07%) Business Development
9 13 (6.07%) Customer Engagement
9 13 (6.07%) Information Management
9 13 (6.07%) WAN Optimisation
10 12 (5.61%) Change Control
10 12 (5.61%) Network Management
11 11 (5.14%) Incident Management
11 11 (5.14%) Migration
11 11 (5.14%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 41 (19.16%) C++
2 29 (13.55%) C
3 13 (6.07%) C#
3 13 (6.07%) VC++
4 10 (4.67%) SQL
5 6 (2.80%) Python
6 5 (2.34%) MATLAB
7 4 (1.87%) Java
7 4 (1.87%) VB
8 2 (0.93%) Perl
9 1 (0.47%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.47%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.47%) Ruby
9 1 (0.47%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.47%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 57 (26.64%) Degree
2 37 (17.29%) Cisco Certification
3 18 (8.41%) CCNA
4 14 (6.54%) CCNP
5 10 (4.67%) CCSA
6 8 (3.74%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (3.74%) Security Cleared
7 7 (3.27%) CCSP
8 6 (2.80%) MCSA
8 6 (2.80%) SC Cleared
9 5 (2.34%) NVQ Level 3
10 4 (1.87%) CCENT
10 4 (1.87%) CCIE
10 4 (1.87%) CCNP Voice
10 4 (1.87%) ISEB
10 4 (1.87%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 3 (1.40%) ISTQB
11 3 (1.40%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (0.93%) MCP
12 2 (0.93%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (8.41%) SLA
2 13 (6.07%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.47%) QA
System Software
1 31 (14.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 28 (13.08%) KVM
3 18 (8.41%) Active Directory
4 7 (3.27%) Firmware
4 7 (3.27%) Terminal Services
5 3 (1.40%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.93%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 27 (12.62%) Ansible
1 27 (12.62%) Opscode Chef
1 27 (12.62%) Puppet
2 12 (5.61%) Cisco Prime
2 12 (5.61%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (0.47%) AirWatch
3 1 (0.47%) Amdocs OSS
3 1 (0.47%) Nessus
3 1 (0.47%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 45 (21.03%) Cisco
2 34 (15.89%) VMware
3 25 (11.68%) Juniper
4 24 (11.21%) Microsoft
5 17 (7.94%) F5
6 15 (7.01%) Citrix
7 14 (6.54%) SolarWinds
8 12 (5.61%) Barracuda Networks
8 12 (5.61%) CheckPoint
8 12 (5.61%) Palo Alto
9 11 (5.14%) EMC
9 11 (5.14%) HP
10 9 (4.21%) Nokia
11 7 (3.27%) Empirix
11 7 (3.27%) Velocent
12 6 (2.80%) Oracle
12 6 (2.80%) Sophos
13 5 (2.34%) Intel Security
13 5 (2.34%) Mapinfo
14 3 (1.40%) Dell
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