The table below looks at the statistics for 3G skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 3G 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
3G
Rank 560 524 656
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +132
Permanent jobs citing 3G 359 354 236
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.33% 0.36% 0.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.84% 2.01% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 171 199 179
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,150 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £62,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +12.50%
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
19538 17652 20409
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.98% 17.73% 18.50%
Number of salaries quoted 15610 14350 16905
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

3G
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing 3G across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 August 2014.

3G Salary Histogram in England

3G
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 3G within the 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
South East -19 200 £45,000 -10.00% 20
London +31 72 £45,000 - 6
East of England -30 53 £32,500 -13.33% 5
South West -4 23 £24,000 -31.42%
West Midlands -31 3 £39,250 +15.44%
East Midlands -19 1 £50,000 - 2
North West -21 1 £50,000 +177.77%
Yorkshire -45 1 £80,000 +247.82%
3G
UK

3G
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing 3G 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 3G.

1 392 (65.33%) Telecoms
2 277 (46.17%) 4G
3 206 (34.33%) LTE
4 202 (33.67%) Broadband
5 188 (31.33%) 2G
6 180 (30.00%) Internet
7 169 (28.17%) Smartphone
8 108 (18.00%) Degree
9 88 (14.67%) Radio Access Network
10 81 (13.50%) Windows
11 79 (13.17%) Microsoft
12 71 (11.83%) Project Management
13 68 (11.33%) ITIL
14 61 (10.17%) Cisco
15 58 (9.67%) Marketing
16 54 (9.00%) MS Excel
17 50 (8.33%) Linux
18 49 (8.17%) SLA
19 47 (7.83%) GSM
19 47 (7.83%) UMTS
20 46 (7.67%) Computer Science
20 46 (7.67%) Network Architecture
21 45 (7.50%) XML
22 44 (7.33%) Java
22 44 (7.33%) SQL
22 44 (7.33%) Wireless
23 43 (7.17%) VoIP
24 41 (6.83%) LAN
24 41 (6.83%) Firewall
25 39 (6.50%) Windows 7

3G
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing 3G 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 3G. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 28 (4.67%) CMS
2 16 (2.67%) MS Exchange
2 16 (2.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 8 (1.33%) SAS
4 7 (1.17%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
4 7 (1.17%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (0.83%) IIS
5 5 (0.83%) WorkSite
6 3 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2000
6 3 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (0.50%) Apache
7 1 (0.17%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.17%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.17%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.17%) GlassFish
7 1 (0.17%) Lync
Applications
1 54 (9.00%) MS Excel
2 39 (6.50%) MS Office
3 34 (5.67%) XMetaL
4 24 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 17 (2.83%) MS Visio
6 14 (2.33%) FrameMaker
7 5 (0.83%) AutoCAD
8 3 (0.50%) Quicktime
8 3 (0.50%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 5 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.67%) CSG Singleview
3 1 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.17%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.50%) Office 365
2 2 (0.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 277 (46.17%) 4G
2 206 (34.33%) LTE
3 202 (33.67%) Broadband
4 188 (31.33%) 2G
5 180 (30.00%) Internet
6 88 (14.67%) Radio Access Network
7 47 (7.83%) GSM
7 47 (7.83%) UMTS
8 44 (7.33%) Wireless
9 43 (7.17%) VoIP
10 41 (6.83%) LAN
10 41 (6.83%) Firewall
11 39 (6.50%) TCP/IP
12 37 (6.17%) MVNO
12 37 (6.17%) VoLTE
13 36 (6.00%) DNS
14 35 (5.83%) MPLS
15 33 (5.50%) WAN
15 33 (5.50%) GPRS
16 31 (5.17%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (2.83%) DB2
1 17 (2.83%) Oracle ODI
2 15 (2.50%) Oracle Database
3 12 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (1.33%) MySQL
5 7 (1.17%) Oracle Reports
5 7 (1.17%) Big Data
6 6 (1.00%) SQL Server
7 3 (0.50%) Data Mining
8 2 (0.33%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (0.33%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.17%) EDMS
9 1 (0.17%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.17%) BusinessObjects XI
9 1 (0.17%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 13 (2.17%) XMLSpy
1 13 (2.17%) Subversion
2 9 (1.50%) Jenkins
3 8 (1.33%) JIRA
3 8 (1.33%) Bugzilla
4 7 (1.17%) Maven
4 7 (1.17%) Valgrind
5 6 (1.00%) Hudson
5 6 (1.00%) CMake
5 6 (1.00%) CppUnit
5 6 (1.00%) Ant
6 5 (0.83%) CruiseControl
7 3 (0.50%) Dreamweaver
8 2 (0.33%) Redmine
8 2 (0.33%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.17%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.17%) JUnit
9 1 (0.17%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 392 (65.33%) Telecoms
2 58 (9.67%) Marketing
3 25 (4.17%) Billing
4 22 (3.67%) Finance
5 18 (3.00%) Electronics
6 9 (1.50%) Multimedia
7 6 (1.00%) Retail
7 6 (1.00%) Manufacturing
8 5 (0.83%) Law
8 5 (0.83%) Back Office
9 4 (0.67%) Banking
9 4 (0.67%) Games
9 4 (0.67%) French Language
10 3 (0.50%) Advertising
11 2 (0.33%) Legal
11 2 (0.33%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.33%) Military
11 2 (0.33%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.33%) Portuguese Language
12 1 (0.17%) German Language
Job Titles
1 78 (13.00%) Analyst
2 43 (7.17%) Architect
3 41 (6.83%) Network Manager
4 37 (6.17%) Service Manager
5 35 (5.83%) Author
5 35 (5.83%) Technical Author
6 30 (5.00%) Consultant
6 30 (5.00%) Design Engineer
7 26 (4.33%) Solutions Architect
8 25 (4.17%) Development Manager
9 23 (3.83%) Service Desk Analyst
9 23 (3.83%) Service Analyst
10 21 (3.50%) Network Engineer
11 20 (3.33%) Project Manager
11 20 (3.33%) Junior
12 19 (3.17%) Network Operator
13 18 (3.00%) Test Analyst
13 18 (3.00%) Support Engineer
13 18 (3.00%) Test Engineer
13 18 (3.00%) Architecture Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (7.50%) XML
2 20 (3.33%) HTML
3 17 (2.83%) CGI
4 8 (1.33%) Middleware
5 7 (1.17%) STL
6 6 (1.00%) Ruby on Rails
7 5 (0.83%) Web Services
8 4 (0.67%) ActiveMQ
8 4 (0.67%) JSON
8 4 (0.67%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 3 (0.50%) Flash
9 3 (0.50%) MFC
10 2 (0.33%) Unity (Game Engine)
10 2 (0.33%) Apache Flex
11 1 (0.17%) FIX Protocol
11 1 (0.17%) Java EE
11 1 (0.17%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 169 (28.17%) Smartphone
2 46 (7.67%) Computer Science
3 32 (5.33%) Blackberry
4 31 (5.17%) Social Media
5 17 (2.83%) Mainframe
6 15 (2.50%) Handset
6 15 (2.50%) Digital Media
6 15 (2.50%) Smart Meter
7 14 (2.33%) PDA
8 13 (2.17%) E-Learning
9 9 (1.50%) Embedded Systems
10 8 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
11 7 (1.17%) Streaming Video
11 7 (1.17%) Clustering
11 7 (1.17%) Internet of Things
12 6 (1.00%) iPhone
12 6 (1.00%) Blog
12 6 (1.00%) Device Driver
13 5 (0.83%) Physics
13 5 (0.83%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 81 (13.50%) Windows
2 50 (8.33%) Linux
3 39 (6.50%) Windows 7
4 34 (5.67%) Windows XP
5 32 (5.33%) UNIX
6 31 (5.17%) Windows Server 2003
7 24 (4.00%) Android
8 21 (3.50%) Apple iOS
9 14 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (1.00%) Windows 8
11 5 (0.83%) Windows Phone
12 3 (0.50%) Debian
12 3 (0.50%) Ubuntu
12 3 (0.50%) Windows 2000
13 2 (0.33%) Windows NT
13 2 (0.33%) Solaris
13 2 (0.33%) Windows Mobile
13 2 (0.33%) Windows Phone 8
14 1 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (11.83%) Project Management
2 68 (11.33%) ITIL
3 46 (7.67%) Network Architecture
4 35 (5.83%) SEO
5 34 (5.67%) Software Testing
6 33 (5.50%) Service Management
6 33 (5.50%) Service Delivery
7 29 (4.83%) Content Management
8 27 (4.50%) Continuous Improvement
9 26 (4.33%) Validation
10 25 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
11 22 (3.67%) E-Commerce
11 22 (3.67%) Agile Software Development
12 21 (3.50%) Software Engineering
13 20 (3.33%) Network Design
13 20 (3.33%) Change Management
13 20 (3.33%) Capacity Management
14 19 (3.17%) Web Design
15 17 (2.83%) Asset Management
15 17 (2.83%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 44 (7.33%) Java
1 44 (7.33%) SQL
2 36 (6.00%) C++
3 33 (5.50%) Perl
4 30 (5.00%) C
5 29 (4.83%) Python
6 22 (3.67%) PowerHouse
7 13 (2.17%) Embedded C
7 13 (2.17%) C#
8 9 (1.50%) Ruby
9 8 (1.33%) Shell Script
9 8 (1.33%) Bash Shell
10 6 (1.00%) Groovy
10 6 (1.00%) PHP
11 4 (0.67%) Scala
12 3 (0.50%) Embedded C++
12 3 (0.50%) Assembly Language
12 3 (0.50%) Tcl
13 2 (0.33%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 108 (18.00%) Degree
2 37 (6.17%) Cisco Certification
3 30 (5.00%) CCNP
4 29 (4.83%) HNC
5 19 (3.17%) CCNA
6 18 (3.00%) HND
7 17 (2.83%) Microsoft Certification
8 14 (2.33%) MCSE
9 13 (2.17%) Security Cleared
10 9 (1.50%) ITIL Certification
11 5 (0.83%) SC Cleared
12 4 (0.67%) APMP
12 4 (0.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 4 (0.67%) ISEB
13 3 (0.50%) CISSP
13 3 (0.50%) PMP
13 3 (0.50%) PMI Certification
13 3 (0.50%) CISM
13 3 (0.50%) MBA
13 3 (0.50%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (8.17%) SLA
2 28 (4.67%) QA
3 5 (0.83%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.17%) Basel III
4 1 (0.17%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 28 (4.67%) Active Directory
2 17 (2.83%) NDS
3 14 (2.33%) XenApp
4 7 (1.17%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 6 (1.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (0.83%) Terminal Services
7 2 (0.33%) VMware ESX
7 2 (0.33%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.17%) Xen
Systems Management
1 17 (2.83%) Tivoli
2 4 (0.67%) NSN NetAct
3 3 (0.50%) SCCM
4 2 (0.33%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.33%) Netcool
4 2 (0.33%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.17%) WSUS
5 1 (0.17%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.17%) Sysprep
5 1 (0.17%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.17%) SAP Afaria
Vendors
1 79 (13.17%) Microsoft
2 61 (10.17%) Cisco
3 36 (6.00%) Huawei
4 32 (5.33%) Oracle
5 31 (5.17%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
6 24 (4.00%) Citrix
7 23 (3.83%) Ericsson
8 21 (3.50%) Juniper
9 17 (2.83%) Nokia
9 17 (2.83%) T-Plan
9 17 (2.83%) LANDesk
10 14 (2.33%) McAfee
10 14 (2.33%) Business Objects
11 12 (2.00%) EMC
11 12 (2.00%) BT
11 12 (2.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
12 10 (1.67%) VMware
13 9 (1.50%) MKS
14 8 (1.33%) TIBCO
14 8 (1.33%) MicroStrategy
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Connectus
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
Edissero Ltd
Salary: good benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
The F10 Group
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum + Shift Allowance + Superb Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + FANTASTIC PROSPECTS
Posted: Yesterday
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Three
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Comvergent Limited
Salary: Attractive Salary + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Yoh Company
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
UK Broadband
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £67000 - £75000 per annum + £6k Car Allow + Bonus to 20%
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + £6k Car Allow + Bonus to 20%
Posted: 3 days ago
Daventry
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Salary: £35000.0000 - £45000.0000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
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Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
The People Network
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + 10% Bonus, Medical
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Emsworth
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
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Chertsey
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + car, fuel, bonus, pension
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Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
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London
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Company Car
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UK Broadband
Posted: 26 days ago
West London
UK Broadband
Posted: 26 days ago