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 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
4G
Rank 804 824 798
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -26
Permanent jobs citing 4G 95 102 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.10% 0.099% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.61% 0.58% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 69 68 92
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,800 £40,000 £24,108
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £51,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +25.00%
4G
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
15504 17517 19397
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.90% 17.04% 17.81%
Number of salaries quoted 12999 14444 15609
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 27 July 2016.

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 27 July 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 +22 66 £48,000 -4.00% 8
London +34 22 £65,000 +30.00% 3
South West +15 6 £55,000 +17.02% 1
West Midlands - 1 £40,000 -
4G
UK

4G
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, 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.

1 156 (62.65%) 3G
2 146 (58.63%) Telecoms
3 79 (31.73%) LTE
4 78 (31.33%) Wi-Fi
5 61 (24.50%) MPLS
6 59 (23.69%) Cisco
7 57 (22.89%) 2G
8 55 (22.09%) Firewall
9 52 (20.88%) Network Design
9 52 (20.88%) VoIP
9 52 (20.88%) WAN
10 51 (20.48%) LAN
10 51 (20.48%) Wireless
11 40 (16.06%) Broadband
12 38 (15.26%) Data Centre
13 36 (14.46%) Windows
13 36 (14.46%) OSPF
14 35 (14.06%) BGP
15 34 (13.65%) Unified Communications
16 33 (13.25%) VoLTE
16 33 (13.25%) Juniper
16 33 (13.25%) Linux
17 32 (12.85%) Microsoft
17 32 (12.85%) Product Management
18 31 (12.45%) Degree
18 31 (12.45%) Cisco Certification
18 31 (12.45%) Internet
19 30 (12.05%) SS7
20 29 (11.65%) Ethernet
21 28 (11.24%) CRM

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 10 (4.02%) Skype for Business
2 8 (3.21%) Apache
2 8 (3.21%) Apache Spark
3 6 (2.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (0.80%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 12 (4.82%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.20%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.80%) MS Office
4 1 (0.40%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.21%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (3.21%) Amazon EC2
1 8 (3.21%) Amazon S3
1 8 (3.21%) Cloud Computing
1 8 (3.21%) Google Cloud Platform
1 8 (3.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.80%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 156 (62.65%) 3G
2 79 (31.73%) LTE
3 78 (31.33%) Wi-Fi
4 61 (24.50%) MPLS
5 57 (22.89%) 2G
6 55 (22.09%) Firewall
7 52 (20.88%) VoIP
7 52 (20.88%) WAN
8 51 (20.48%) LAN
8 51 (20.48%) Wireless
9 40 (16.06%) Broadband
10 36 (14.46%) OSPF
11 35 (14.06%) BGP
12 34 (13.65%) Unified Communications
13 33 (13.25%) VoLTE
14 31 (12.45%) Internet
15 30 (12.05%) SS7
16 29 (11.65%) Ethernet
17 27 (10.84%) DNS
17 27 (10.84%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (3.21%) Hadoop
2 5 (2.01%) Big Data
3 3 (1.20%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 146 (58.63%) Telecoms
2 22 (8.84%) Marketing
3 14 (5.62%) Retail
4 8 (3.21%) Electronics
4 8 (3.21%) Finance
5 7 (2.81%) Billing
6 3 (1.20%) Advertising
6 3 (1.20%) Automotive
6 3 (1.20%) Back Office
6 3 (1.20%) Legal
7 2 (0.80%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.40%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 37 (14.86%) Network Engineer
2 35 (14.06%) Analyst
3 29 (11.65%) Product Manager
4 24 (9.64%) Design Engineer
5 18 (7.23%) Senior Network Engineer
6 17 (6.83%) Architect
7 16 (6.43%) Account Manager
7 16 (6.43%) Consultant
7 16 (6.43%) Test Analyst
8 15 (6.02%) Telecoms Manager
9 14 (5.62%) Support Engineer
10 13 (5.22%) Ericsson Engineer
11 12 (4.82%) Designer
12 11 (4.42%) Implementation Engineer
12 11 (4.42%) OSS Engineer
13 10 (4.02%) Operations Analyst
13 10 (4.02%) Sales Manager
13 10 (4.02%) Senior Manager
13 10 (4.02%) Technical Analyst
13 10 (4.02%) Technical Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (3.61%) 802.1X
1 9 (3.61%) SOAP
2 4 (1.61%) XML
3 3 (1.20%) HTML
3 3 (1.20%) Regular Expression
4 1 (0.40%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 38 (15.26%) Data Centre
2 22 (8.84%) Management Information System
3 20 (8.03%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (7.23%) Smartphone
5 16 (6.43%) PKI
6 9 (3.61%) Computer Science
6 9 (3.61%) Visualisation
7 8 (3.21%) Mathematics
7 8 (3.21%) Public Cloud
7 8 (3.21%) Smart Meter
8 7 (2.81%) Handset
9 6 (2.41%) Blackberry
9 6 (2.41%) BYOD
9 6 (2.41%) Enterprise Storage
9 6 (2.41%) iPad
9 6 (2.41%) iPhone
10 5 (2.01%) Virtual Team
11 4 (1.61%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 3 (1.20%) Algorithms
12 3 (1.20%) Machine to Machine
Operating Systems
1 36 (14.46%) Windows
2 33 (13.25%) Linux
3 17 (6.83%) Android
4 10 (4.02%) Mac OS
5 9 (3.61%) Unix
6 8 (3.21%) Windows 7
6 8 (3.21%) Windows Server
6 8 (3.21%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (2.81%) Windows 10
7 7 (2.81%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (2.01%) Windows 8
9 3 (1.20%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.80%) VMS
11 1 (0.40%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.40%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.40%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.40%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (20.88%) Network Design
2 32 (12.85%) Product Management
3 28 (11.24%) CRM
4 22 (8.84%) Defect Management
4 22 (8.84%) Service Management
5 21 (8.43%) ITIL
5 21 (8.43%) Network Architecture
6 19 (7.63%) Operations Management
7 17 (6.83%) Project Management
7 17 (6.83%) WAN Optimisation
8 16 (6.43%) Change Control
8 16 (6.43%) Performance Management
8 16 (6.43%) Stakeholder Management
9 14 (5.62%) Test Planning
10 13 (5.22%) B2B
10 13 (5.22%) Load Balancing
11 12 (4.82%) Continuous Improvement
11 12 (4.82%) Information Management
11 12 (4.82%) Validation
12 11 (4.42%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (4.42%) SQL
2 10 (4.02%) Java
3 9 (3.61%) MATLAB
3 9 (3.61%) Python
4 5 (2.01%) C
5 4 (1.61%) Perl
6 1 (0.40%) C++
6 1 (0.40%) PHP
Qualifications
1 31 (12.45%) Cisco Certification
1 31 (12.45%) Degree
2 23 (9.24%) ISEB
3 19 (7.63%) ISTQB
4 18 (7.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 8 (3.21%) Security Cleared
6 7 (2.81%) CCNA
7 5 (2.01%) CCIE
7 5 (2.01%) CCNP
8 3 (1.20%) DV Cleared
8 3 (1.20%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (1.20%) PhD
8 3 (1.20%) SC Cleared
9 2 (0.80%) HNC
9 2 (0.80%) HND
9 2 (0.80%) MCP
9 2 (0.80%) MCSE
9 2 (0.80%) PMP
10 1 (0.40%) CISSP
10 1 (0.40%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (7.23%) SLA
2 6 (2.41%) QA
3 1 (0.40%) GMP
System Software
1 11 (4.42%) Active Directory
2 10 (4.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (3.21%) Virtual Servers
3 8 (3.21%) VMware ESX
4 5 (2.01%) Squid
5 2 (0.80%) Firmware
5 2 (0.80%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.80%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 12 (4.82%) Cisco Prime
1 12 (4.82%) SolarWinds Orion
2 8 (3.21%) BMC PATROL
3 3 (1.20%) Amdocs OSS
4 1 (0.40%) HP NNM
4 1 (0.40%) Nessus
4 1 (0.40%) Netcool
Vendors
1 59 (23.69%) Cisco
2 33 (13.25%) Juniper
3 32 (12.85%) Microsoft
4 25 (10.04%) HP
5 21 (8.43%) Ericsson
6 18 (7.23%) F5
7 16 (6.43%) Polycom
8 15 (6.02%) VMware
9 14 (5.62%) Google
9 14 (5.62%) SolarWinds
10 13 (5.22%) Barracuda Networks
10 13 (5.22%) Oracle
10 13 (5.22%) Palo Alto
10 13 (5.22%) Redback
11 10 (4.02%) BroadSoft
11 10 (4.02%) Openreach
12 8 (3.21%) BMC
12 8 (3.21%) Mitel
13 7 (2.81%) Huawei
13 7 (2.81%) Nokia
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