The first table below looks at the demand for 4G skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 4G over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
4G
Rank 583 778 825
Rank change year-on-year
+195 +47
Permanent jobs citing 4G 338 85 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.30% 0.080% 0.053%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.73% 0.40% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 71 55 52
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £38,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +5.55%
Communications & Networking Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
19540 21218 21275
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.09% 20.02% 17.97%
Number of salaries quoted 15531 17216 17879
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
4G
UK

4G
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing 4G across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 16 April 2014.

4G Salary Histogram in England

4G
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 4G within the England region over the 3 months to 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
South East +58 101 £37,500 -18.47% 11
East of England +59 80 £40,000 -38.46% 20
South West +59 79 £27,500 -42.10% 14
London -2 60 £60,000 +14.28% 16
North East - 14 - -
4G
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4G
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing 4G 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 4G.

1 464 (66.00%) Telecoms
2 219 (31.15%) LTE
3 186 (26.46%) 3G
4 117 (16.64%) Network Architecture
5 112 (15.93%) SIGTRAN
6 108 (15.36%) Finance
7 106 (15.08%) Erlang
8 88 (12.52%) 2G
9 86 (12.23%) Project Management
10 77 (10.95%) Radio Access Network
11 76 (10.81%) Billing
12 70 (9.96%) SS7
12 70 (9.96%) GSM
13 68 (9.67%) UNIX
14 66 (9.39%) Degree
15 64 (9.10%) Linux
16 61 (8.68%) INAP
17 60 (8.53%) TCP/IP
18 54 (7.68%) Broadband
19 53 (7.54%) Microsoft
19 53 (7.54%) Retail
20 51 (7.25%) Marketing
21 50 (7.11%) TCAP
22 45 (6.40%) Ericsson
22 45 (6.40%) QA
23 44 (6.26%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
24 43 (6.12%) GPRS
25 42 (5.97%) HP
25 42 (5.97%) ISEB
25 42 (5.97%) HP Quality Center

4G
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing 4G 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 4G. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 22 (3.13%) SAS
2 4 (0.57%) Apache
3 2 (0.28%) Adobe CQ
4 1 (0.14%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.14%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.14%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (0.14%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 24 (3.41%) MS Office
2 17 (2.42%) MS Excel
3 6 (0.85%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 36 (5.12%) JDE OneWorld
2 1 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.43%) SaaS
2 1 (0.14%) IaaS
2 1 (0.14%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 219 (31.15%) LTE
2 186 (26.46%) 3G
3 112 (15.93%) SIGTRAN
4 88 (12.52%) 2G
5 77 (10.95%) Radio Access Network
6 70 (9.96%) SS7
6 70 (9.96%) GSM
7 61 (8.68%) INAP
8 60 (8.53%) TCP/IP
9 54 (7.68%) Broadband
10 50 (7.11%) TCAP
11 43 (6.12%) GPRS
12 41 (5.83%) Internet
13 40 (5.69%) LDAP
14 39 (5.55%) UMTS
15 38 (5.41%) Wireless
16 34 (4.84%) Wi-Fi
16 34 (4.84%) WCDMA
17 32 (4.55%) 3GPP
18 30 (4.27%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (3.56%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (1.14%) SQL Server
3 5 (0.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (0.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (0.57%) MySQL
5 1 (0.14%) EDMS
5 1 (0.14%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.14%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.14%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.14%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 41 (5.83%) TestDirector
2 11 (1.56%) Subversion
3 10 (1.42%) JIRA
4 6 (0.85%) Git (software)
5 4 (0.57%) Visual Studio
6 3 (0.43%) Eclipse
7 2 (0.28%) Valgrind
7 2 (0.28%) CppUnit
8 1 (0.14%) Jenkins
General
1 464 (66.00%) Telecoms
2 108 (15.36%) Finance
3 76 (10.81%) Billing
4 53 (7.54%) Retail
5 51 (7.25%) Marketing
6 12 (1.71%) Multimedia
7 9 (1.28%) Back Office
8 5 (0.71%) Manufacturing
8 5 (0.71%) Advertising
8 5 (0.71%) Law
9 2 (0.28%) Legal
9 2 (0.28%) Banking
10 1 (0.14%) Electronics
10 1 (0.14%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 133 (18.92%) Designer
2 93 (13.23%) Analyst
3 66 (9.39%) Developer
4 54 (7.68%) Architect
5 53 (7.54%) Test Engineer
6 51 (7.25%) Senior Designer
7 50 (7.11%) Senior Test Engineer
8 44 (6.26%) Test Analyst
9 43 (6.12%) Consultant
10 36 (5.12%) Integration Engineer
11 33 (4.69%) Test and Integration Engineer
12 32 (4.55%) Senior Integration Engineer
13 26 (3.70%) Support Engineer
14 25 (3.56%) Senior Developer
14 25 (3.56%) Principal Developer
15 24 (3.41%) Network Designer
16 23 (3.27%) Manual Test Analyst
16 23 (3.27%) Product Manager
17 22 (3.13%) Network Planner
18 20 (2.84%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (1.28%) COM
1 9 (1.28%) XML
2 7 (1.00%) POSIX
2 7 (1.00%) CSS
2 7 (1.00%) HTML
3 5 (0.71%) WebRTC
4 4 (0.57%) J2EE
4 4 (0.57%) JSP
4 4 (0.57%) SOAP
4 4 (0.57%) WSH
4 4 (0.57%) XSL
4 4 (0.57%) XHTML
5 3 (0.43%) jQuery
5 3 (0.43%) HTML5
5 3 (0.43%) REST
6 2 (0.28%) CSS3
7 1 (0.14%) Android SDK
7 1 (0.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (0.14%) Google Maps API
7 1 (0.14%) JNI
Miscellaneous
1 31 (4.41%) IVR
2 21 (2.99%) Handset
3 16 (2.28%) Smartphone
3 16 (2.28%) Management Information System
4 14 (1.99%) Smartcard
5 9 (1.28%) Cryptography
5 9 (1.28%) Digital Media
5 9 (1.28%) Embedded Systems
6 8 (1.14%) DTV
6 8 (1.14%) Mathematics
7 7 (1.00%) Reference Data
7 7 (1.00%) Open Source
8 6 (0.85%) Computer Science
8 6 (0.85%) Economics
8 6 (0.85%) PKI
9 5 (0.71%) Statistics
10 4 (0.57%) Mobile App
10 4 (0.57%) Device Driver
10 4 (0.57%) Credit Risk
10 4 (0.57%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 68 (9.67%) UNIX
2 64 (9.10%) Linux
3 35 (4.98%) Windows
4 21 (2.99%) Solaris
4 21 (2.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 19 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (1.14%) Android
7 6 (0.85%) Windows 7
8 5 (0.71%) Mac OS X
8 5 (0.71%) Embedded Linux
9 3 (0.43%) Apple iOS
9 3 (0.43%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.14%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.14%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (16.64%) Network Architecture
2 86 (12.23%) Project Management
3 42 (5.97%) Network Design
4 41 (5.83%) Software Testing
5 40 (5.69%) Risk Management
6 37 (5.26%) Supplier Management
7 34 (4.84%) Risk Analysis
8 32 (4.55%) ITIL
9 31 (4.41%) Demand Management
10 29 (4.13%) Continuous Improvement
11 28 (3.98%) CRM
12 21 (2.99%) Analytics
13 20 (2.84%) B2B
14 19 (2.70%) Software Engineering
15 18 (2.56%) E-Commerce
16 17 (2.42%) Business Intelligence
16 17 (2.42%) Service Management
16 17 (2.42%) System Testing
16 17 (2.42%) Waterfall
17 15 (2.13%) Product Marketing
Programming Languages
1 106 (15.08%) Erlang
2 34 (4.84%) C
3 30 (4.27%) SQL
4 24 (3.41%) Python
5 20 (2.84%) Java
6 19 (2.70%) C++
7 18 (2.56%) PHP
8 13 (1.85%) Perl
9 10 (1.42%) JavaScript
10 9 (1.28%) PL/SQL
11 6 (0.85%) VBA
12 3 (0.43%) C#
12 3 (0.43%) Bash Shell
13 2 (0.28%) Ruby
13 2 (0.28%) Embedded C
13 2 (0.28%) Embedded C++
13 2 (0.28%) Tcl
14 1 (0.14%) MATLAB
14 1 (0.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 66 (9.39%) Degree
2 42 (5.97%) ISEB
3 14 (1.99%) MCSA
3 14 (1.99%) Microsoft Certification
4 13 (1.85%) MCSE
5 11 (1.56%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (1.56%) ITIL Certification
6 8 (1.14%) Security Cleared
7 7 (1.00%) HND
8 6 (0.85%) CCNA
8 6 (0.85%) RHCE
9 5 (0.71%) HNC
10 4 (0.57%) CCNP
10 4 (0.57%) CISSP
10 4 (0.57%) CISM
10 4 (0.57%) SC Cleared
11 3 (0.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 1 (0.14%) ISEB Practitioner
12 1 (0.14%) MCITP
12 1 (0.14%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (6.40%) QA
2 40 (5.69%) SLA
3 9 (1.28%) PCI DSS
4 7 (1.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 6 (0.85%) Data Quality
System Software
1 14 (1.99%) Active Directory
2 13 (1.85%) vSphere
3 1 (0.14%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (0.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.14%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 42 (5.97%) HP Quality Center
2 27 (3.84%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 13 (1.85%) WSUS
4 8 (1.14%) Netcool
5 6 (0.85%) Cacti
6 2 (0.28%) NSN NetAct
7 1 (0.14%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 53 (7.54%) Microsoft
2 45 (6.40%) Ericsson
3 44 (6.26%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 42 (5.97%) HP
5 28 (3.98%) Genesys
6 18 (2.56%) Cisco
7 16 (2.28%) Red Hat
7 16 (2.28%) VMware
7 16 (2.28%) Huawei
8 14 (1.99%) Citrix
9 12 (1.71%) Oracle
10 11 (1.56%) Nokia
11 9 (1.28%) Salesforce.com
12 6 (0.85%) BT
12 6 (0.85%) Business Objects
12 6 (0.85%) SAP
12 6 (0.85%) CA
12 6 (0.85%) NetScout
13 5 (0.71%) Agilent
13 5 (0.71%) Riverbed
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens+bonus
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
MJH Personnel Associates
Salary: Excellent + bens
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Highbury Consulting
Salary: US$65K + Bonus + full medical + pension + relocation - 100% TAX FREE
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bristol, Somerset
EE
Posted: 17 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
EE
Salary: £Competitive+benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
EE
Salary: benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
EE
Salary: £Competitive+benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bristol, Somerset
EE
Salary: £Competitive+benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
EE
Salary: £Competitive+benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
EE
Salary: £Competitive+benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
EE
Salary: £Competitive+benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bristol, Somerset
EE
Salary: benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
EE
Salary: Competitive+benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
EE
Salary: £Competitive+benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
EE
Salary: benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
South West London
Blue Personnel
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hatstand Limited
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Posted: 5 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + £6k Car Allow + Bonus to 20%
Posted: 5 days ago