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 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
3G
Rank 778 741 601
Rank change year-on-year
-37 -140
Permanent jobs citing 3G 98 191 391
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.19% 0.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.65% 1.12% 1.99%
Number of salaries quoted 74 132 173
Median salary £51,750 £45,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,100 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £107,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +28.57%
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
14993 17001 19656
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.96% 16.73% 18.42%
Number of salaries quoted 12378 14204 15585
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 1 October 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 1 October 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 +21 43 £53,750 +19.44% 3
London +3 28 £60,000 +20.00% 3
South West - 12 £23,000 - 3
East Midlands - 11 £35,000 -
East of England +12 3 £51,250 +62.69%
North West - 1 - - 1
3G
UK

3G
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

1 151 (65.09%) 4G
2 109 (46.98%) Telecoms
3 80 (34.48%) LTE
4 70 (30.17%) Wi-Fi
5 66 (28.45%) Degree
6 59 (25.43%) 2G
7 55 (23.71%) LAN
8 53 (22.84%) Cisco
9 52 (22.41%) Windows
10 50 (21.55%) WAN
11 47 (20.26%) VoIP
11 47 (20.26%) Ethernet
11 47 (20.26%) Cisco Certification
12 46 (19.83%) MPLS
12 46 (19.83%) Linux
13 43 (18.53%) TCP/IP
14 41 (17.67%) Wireless
15 40 (17.24%) Microsoft
16 38 (16.38%) Firewall
17 37 (15.95%) Network Design
17 37 (15.95%) Radio Access Network
18 36 (15.52%) VPN
18 36 (15.52%) GSM
19 35 (15.09%) SSL
19 35 (15.09%) Juniper
20 34 (14.66%) GPRS
21 33 (14.22%) ADSL
21 33 (14.22%) IPsec
22 32 (13.79%) BGP
22 32 (13.79%) Data Centre

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 9 (3.88%) Apache
1 9 (3.88%) MS Exchange
2 8 (3.45%) Apache Spark
3 6 (2.59%) IBM Notes
4 4 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (0.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.43%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.43%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.43%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 19 (8.19%) MS Office
2 11 (4.74%) MS Excel
3 5 (2.16%) Mozilla Thunderbird
4 4 (1.72%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.86%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.86%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.86%) SketchUp
6 1 (0.43%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.43%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 5 (2.16%) Infor M3
2 1 (0.43%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 21 (9.05%) Cloud Computing
2 9 (3.88%) Office 365
3 8 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (3.45%) Amazon EC2
3 8 (3.45%) Amazon S3
3 8 (3.45%) Google Cloud Platform
3 8 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 151 (65.09%) 4G
2 80 (34.48%) LTE
3 70 (30.17%) Wi-Fi
4 59 (25.43%) 2G
5 55 (23.71%) LAN
6 50 (21.55%) WAN
7 47 (20.26%) Ethernet
7 47 (20.26%) VoIP
8 46 (19.83%) MPLS
9 43 (18.53%) TCP/IP
10 41 (17.67%) Wireless
11 38 (16.38%) Firewall
12 37 (15.95%) Radio Access Network
13 36 (15.52%) GSM
13 36 (15.52%) VPN
14 35 (15.09%) SSL
15 34 (14.66%) GPRS
16 33 (14.22%) ADSL
16 33 (14.22%) IPsec
17 32 (13.79%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (6.03%) Big Data
2 8 (3.45%) Hadoop
3 5 (2.16%) GIS
4 2 (0.86%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.43%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.43%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.43%) MS Access
5 1 (0.43%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.43%) Git (software)
General
1 109 (46.98%) Telecoms
2 25 (10.78%) Electronics
3 20 (8.62%) Marketing
4 15 (6.47%) Military
5 10 (4.31%) Games
6 5 (2.16%) Back Office
7 4 (1.72%) Finance
7 4 (1.72%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.86%) Advertising
8 2 (0.86%) Aerospace
8 2 (0.86%) Automotive
8 2 (0.86%) Banking
9 1 (0.43%) German Language
9 1 (0.43%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.43%) Italian Language
9 1 (0.43%) Law
9 1 (0.43%) Legal
9 1 (0.43%) Retail
Job Titles
1 49 (21.12%) Network Engineer
2 33 (14.22%) Analyst
3 29 (12.50%) Design Engineer
4 20 (8.62%) Senior Network Engineer
5 17 (7.33%) Architect
6 14 (6.03%) Developer
6 14 (6.03%) Development Engineer
6 14 (6.03%) OSS Engineer
7 13 (5.60%) 3G Engineer
7 13 (5.60%) Support Engineer
8 12 (5.17%) C++ Developer
8 12 (5.17%) IT Engineer
9 11 (4.74%) 4G Engineer
9 11 (4.74%) Graduate
9 11 (4.74%) Support Analyst
10 10 (4.31%) Diagnostic Engineer
10 10 (4.31%) Systems Engineer
11 9 (3.88%) Customer Engineer
11 9 (3.88%) Linux Developer
11 9 (3.88%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (5.60%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 11 (4.74%) 802.1X
3 4 (1.72%) XML
4 3 (1.29%) HTML
5 2 (0.86%) CGI
5 2 (0.86%) JSON
5 2 (0.86%) SOAP
5 2 (0.86%) Software Packaging
6 1 (0.43%) Ajax
6 1 (0.43%) CSS
6 1 (0.43%) Doctrine
6 1 (0.43%) jQuery
6 1 (0.43%) OAuth
6 1 (0.43%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (0.43%) Regular Expression
6 1 (0.43%) REST
6 1 (0.43%) RESTful
6 1 (0.43%) Symfony
6 1 (0.43%) Twig
Miscellaneous
1 32 (13.79%) Data Centre
2 28 (12.07%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (9.05%) Computer Science
4 19 (8.19%) IPTV
5 16 (6.90%) Management Information System
6 14 (6.03%) PKI
7 13 (5.60%) Smartphone
8 12 (5.17%) Internet of Things
8 12 (5.17%) iPhone
9 8 (3.45%) Blackberry
9 8 (3.45%) Public Cloud
9 8 (3.45%) Visualisation
10 6 (2.59%) Handset
10 6 (2.59%) PDA
11 5 (2.16%) CPLD
11 5 (2.16%) Driving Licence
11 5 (2.16%) Embedded Systems
12 4 (1.72%) iPad
12 4 (1.72%) Mathematics
13 3 (1.29%) Contactless
Operating Systems
1 52 (22.41%) Windows
2 46 (19.83%) Linux
3 15 (6.47%) Windows CE
3 15 (6.47%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (6.03%) Windows 7
5 13 (5.60%) Windows Server
6 12 (5.17%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (4.74%) Windows XP
8 9 (3.88%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (3.45%) Windows 10
9 8 (3.45%) Windows 8
10 6 (2.59%) Unix
11 5 (2.16%) Android
11 5 (2.16%) Mac OS
12 2 (0.86%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (15.95%) Network Design
2 27 (11.64%) Validation
3 25 (10.78%) ITIL
4 24 (10.34%) Analytics
5 21 (9.05%) Network Architecture
6 19 (8.19%) Operations Management
6 19 (8.19%) Presales
7 17 (7.33%) Customer Engagement
7 17 (7.33%) WAN Optimisation
8 16 (6.90%) Change Control
8 16 (6.90%) Project Management
9 15 (6.47%) Load Balancing
9 15 (6.47%) System Testing
10 13 (5.60%) Information Management
10 13 (5.60%) Multithreading
11 12 (5.17%) Business Development
11 12 (5.17%) Network Management
11 12 (5.17%) Translating Business Requirements
12 10 (4.31%) Defect Management
12 10 (4.31%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 28 (12.07%) C++
2 16 (6.90%) C
3 15 (6.47%) C#
3 15 (6.47%) VC++
4 12 (5.17%) Python
5 11 (4.74%) MATLAB
5 11 (4.74%) SQL
6 9 (3.88%) Java
7 4 (1.72%) VB
8 3 (1.29%) Perl
9 2 (0.86%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.43%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.43%) PHP
10 1 (0.43%) PHP 5
10 1 (0.43%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 66 (28.45%) Degree
2 47 (20.26%) Cisco Certification
3 18 (7.76%) CCNA
3 18 (7.76%) CCNP
4 12 (5.17%) MCSA
4 12 (5.17%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (4.31%) CCIE
5 10 (4.31%) CCSA
5 10 (4.31%) CCSP
5 10 (4.31%) ISEB
5 10 (4.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 9 (3.88%) ISTQB
7 5 (2.16%) NVQ Level 3
8 4 (1.72%) Security Cleared
9 3 (1.29%) PhD
10 2 (0.86%) MCSE
10 2 (0.86%) SC Cleared
11 1 (0.43%) CISM
11 1 (0.43%) CompTIA Security+
11 1 (0.43%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (8.19%) ISO 9001
2 17 (7.33%) SLA
3 4 (1.72%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.43%) QA
System Software
1 23 (9.91%) Active Directory
2 16 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (5.60%) KVM
4 5 (2.16%) Firmware
5 4 (1.72%) Terminal Services
6 3 (1.29%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.86%) Squid
7 2 (0.86%) XenApp
8 1 (0.43%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 13 (5.60%) Cisco Prime
1 13 (5.60%) SolarWinds Orion
2 12 (5.17%) Ansible
2 12 (5.17%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (5.17%) Puppet
3 4 (1.72%) Backup Exec
3 4 (1.72%) TrustSec
4 2 (0.86%) Amdocs OSS
5 1 (0.43%) Cisco IPCC
5 1 (0.43%) Nessus
Vendors
1 53 (22.84%) Cisco
2 40 (17.24%) Microsoft
3 35 (15.09%) Juniper
4 19 (8.19%) VMware
5 17 (7.33%) Citrix
6 16 (6.90%) F5
6 16 (6.90%) Nokia
7 15 (6.47%) CheckPoint
8 14 (6.03%) Barracuda Networks
8 14 (6.03%) Palo Alto
8 14 (6.03%) SolarWinds
9 12 (5.17%) HP
10 9 (3.88%) Ericsson
11 8 (3.45%) EMC
11 8 (3.45%) Google
12 7 (3.02%) Empirix
12 7 (3.02%) Huawei
12 7 (3.02%) Nortel
12 7 (3.02%) Velocent
13 6 (2.59%) Lotus
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