The table below looks at the statistics for 4G skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 4G over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
4G
UK / England
Rank 758 817 783
Rank change year-on-year
+59 -34
Permanent jobs citing 4G 82 101 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.10% 0.11% 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.62% 0.65% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 67 73 75
Median salary £62,500 £52,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% +31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £38,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £76,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%

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
13236 15583 17957
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.75% 16.88% 18.26%
Number of salaries quoted 10869 13060 14678
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

4G
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing 4G as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

4G Jobs Demand Trend in England

4G
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing 4G across the England region.

4G Salary Trend in England

4G
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing 4G across the England region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

4G Salary Histogram in England

4G
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 4G within the England region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 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 +64 41 £65,000 +8.33% 2
South East +30 24 £46,250 -7.50% 6
East of England +29 9 £27,500 -35.29%
South West +17 4 - - 1
West Midlands -5 2 £80,000 +60.00%
North West - 2 £22,500 -
4G
UK

4G
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, IT jobs citing 4G 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 4G.

1 141 (79.66%) 3G
2 112 (63.28%) Telecoms
3 59 (33.33%) VMware
3 59 (33.33%) Linux
4 57 (32.20%) VMware Infrastructure
5 51 (28.81%) VoIP
6 47 (26.55%) GSM
6 47 (26.55%) C
6 47 (26.55%) Wi-Fi
7 43 (24.29%) C++
8 40 (22.60%) Multithreading
8 40 (22.60%) KVM
9 39 (22.03%) OpenFlow
9 39 (22.03%) Ansible
9 39 (22.03%) Opscode Chef
9 39 (22.03%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 39 (22.03%) Puppet
10 37 (20.90%) LAN
11 34 (19.21%) Degree
11 34 (19.21%) WAN
12 33 (18.64%) TCP/IP
12 33 (18.64%) Firewall
12 33 (18.64%) LTE
12 33 (18.64%) Translating Business Requirements
13 29 (16.38%) 2G
13 29 (16.38%) MPLS
14 25 (14.12%) Wireless
15 24 (13.56%) SQL
16 23 (12.99%) Radio Access Network
17 20 (11.30%) Cisco Certification

4G
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 2 (1.13%) Apache
1 2 (1.13%) CMS
1 2 (1.13%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (1.13%) IIS
1 2 (1.13%) JBoss
1 2 (1.13%) MS Exchange
1 2 (1.13%) SharePoint
1 2 (1.13%) SharePoint 2013
1 2 (1.13%) WordPress
2 1 (0.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 3 (1.69%) MS Office
2 2 (1.13%) Mozilla Thunderbird
3 1 (0.56%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.56%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.13%) CSG Singleview
1 2 (1.13%) PeopleSoft CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (8.47%) IBM Cloud
2 12 (6.78%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (2.26%) Office 365
4 2 (1.13%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 141 (79.66%) 3G
2 51 (28.81%) VoIP
3 47 (26.55%) GSM
3 47 (26.55%) Wi-Fi
4 39 (22.03%) OpenFlow
5 37 (20.90%) LAN
6 34 (19.21%) WAN
7 33 (18.64%) Firewall
7 33 (18.64%) LTE
7 33 (18.64%) TCP/IP
8 29 (16.38%) 2G
8 29 (16.38%) MPLS
9 25 (14.12%) Wireless
10 23 (12.99%) Radio Access Network
11 19 (10.73%) DNS
12 17 (9.60%) Broadband
13 16 (9.04%) DHCP
14 14 (7.91%) 5G
14 14 (7.91%) Ethernet
14 14 (7.91%) Value-Added Service
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (9.60%) Big Data
2 5 (2.82%) GIS
3 3 (1.69%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (1.69%) MySQL
4 2 (1.13%) BODI
4 2 (1.13%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (1.13%) JasperReports
4 2 (1.13%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.56%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.56%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 3 (1.69%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (1.13%) Eclipse
2 2 (1.13%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.56%) LabVIEW
3 1 (0.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 112 (63.28%) Telecoms
2 19 (10.73%) Retail
3 14 (7.91%) Marketing
4 8 (4.52%) Finance
5 7 (3.95%) Banking
6 4 (2.26%) Advertising
6 4 (2.26%) Electronics
7 3 (1.69%) Billing
7 3 (1.69%) Military
8 2 (1.13%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 40 (22.60%) Developer
2 35 (19.77%) C++ Developer
3 22 (12.43%) Linux Developer
4 21 (11.86%) Telecoms Developer
5 20 (11.30%) 3G Engineer
6 19 (10.73%) 4G Engineer
7 18 (10.17%) Lead Developer
8 16 (9.04%) Network Engineer
9 15 (8.47%) Programme Manager
10 13 (7.34%) Architect
11 12 (6.78%) C Developer
11 12 (6.78%) C/C++ Developer
11 12 (6.78%) Field Engineer
11 12 (6.78%) Trainee
12 11 (6.21%) Infrastructure Manager
12 11 (6.21%) Infrastructure Programme Manager
13 10 (5.65%) Junior 3G Engineer
13 10 (5.65%) Junior 4G Engineer
13 10 (5.65%) Senior C++ Developer
13 10 (5.65%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (22.03%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 5 (2.82%) XML
3 2 (1.13%) .NET
4 1 (0.56%) Ajax
4 1 (0.56%) CGI
4 1 (0.56%) JSON
4 1 (0.56%) RESTful
4 1 (0.56%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (10.73%) Computer Science
2 17 (9.60%) Data Centre
3 14 (7.91%) Internet of Things
3 14 (7.91%) Management Information System
4 12 (6.78%) IPTV
5 11 (6.21%) PKI
6 8 (4.52%) Handset
7 7 (3.95%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (3.39%) Contactless
9 3 (1.69%) iPhone
9 3 (1.69%) Smartcard
9 3 (1.69%) Smartphone
10 2 (1.13%) Clustering
10 2 (1.13%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (1.13%) Machine to Machine
10 2 (1.13%) Replication
11 1 (0.56%) CCTV
11 1 (0.56%) iPad
11 1 (0.56%) Mathematics
11 1 (0.56%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 59 (33.33%) Linux
2 15 (8.47%) Windows
3 8 (4.52%) Unix
4 6 (3.39%) Android
4 6 (3.39%) Windows Server
5 4 (2.26%) Mac OS
5 4 (2.26%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (2.26%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (1.69%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.13%) Windows 10
7 2 (1.13%) Windows Phone
7 2 (1.13%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.56%) Windows CE
8 1 (0.56%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (22.60%) Multithreading
2 33 (18.64%) Translating Business Requirements
3 18 (10.17%) Network Design
4 17 (9.60%) Disaster Recovery
5 16 (9.04%) Business Development
5 16 (9.04%) ITIL
6 15 (8.47%) Analytics
6 15 (8.47%) Business Continuity
6 15 (8.47%) Network Segmentation
6 15 (8.47%) Penetration Testing
7 13 (7.34%) Information Management
8 12 (6.78%) Customer Engagement
8 12 (6.78%) Presales
9 11 (6.21%) Change Control
9 11 (6.21%) Load Balancing
9 11 (6.21%) Network Management
9 11 (6.21%) Operations Management
9 11 (6.21%) WAN Optimisation
10 8 (4.52%) CRM
11 7 (3.95%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 47 (26.55%) C
2 43 (24.29%) C++
3 24 (13.56%) SQL
4 6 (3.39%) Python
4 6 (3.39%) VB
5 5 (2.82%) Java
6 3 (1.69%) C#
6 3 (1.69%) MATLAB
6 3 (1.69%) PHP
7 2 (1.13%) Perl
7 2 (1.13%) PowerShell
7 2 (1.13%) Ruby
7 2 (1.13%) Tcl
7 2 (1.13%) VB6
8 1 (0.56%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.56%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 34 (19.21%) Degree
2 20 (11.30%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (5.08%) Security Cleared
4 8 (4.52%) CCNA
5 5 (2.82%) NVQ Level 3
6 4 (2.26%) CCENT
6 4 (2.26%) DV Cleared
7 3 (1.69%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (1.69%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.56%) CCIE
8 1 (0.56%) CCNP
8 1 (0.56%) CCSP
8 1 (0.56%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (0.56%) PhD
8 1 (0.56%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.78%) SLA
2 3 (1.69%) Def Stans
3 1 (0.56%) QA
System Software
1 57 (32.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 40 (22.60%) KVM
3 15 (8.47%) Virtual Servers
3 15 (8.47%) VMware ESX
4 5 (2.82%) Active Directory
5 4 (2.26%) Hyper-V
6 3 (1.69%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 39 (22.03%) Ansible
1 39 (22.03%) Opscode Chef
1 39 (22.03%) Puppet
2 15 (8.47%) BMC PATROL
3 11 (6.21%) Cisco Prime
3 11 (6.21%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 59 (33.33%) VMware
2 18 (10.17%) Oracle
3 17 (9.60%) Cisco
4 15 (8.47%) BMC
4 15 (8.47%) Mitel
5 12 (6.78%) SolarWinds
6 11 (6.21%) Barracuda Networks
6 11 (6.21%) F5
6 11 (6.21%) Juniper
6 11 (6.21%) Palo Alto
7 8 (4.52%) EMC
8 5 (2.82%) Mapinfo
9 3 (1.69%) Draytek
10 2 (1.13%) Acronis
10 2 (1.13%) BT
10 2 (1.13%) Citrix
10 2 (1.13%) Empirix
10 2 (1.13%) Huawei
10 2 (1.13%) Openreach
10 2 (1.13%) Salesforce.com
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