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 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
4G
Rank 775 828 623
Rank change year-on-year
+53 -205
Permanent jobs citing 4G 148 114 363
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.11% 0.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.89% 0.61% 1.87%
Number of salaries quoted 119 42 73
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £33,000 £32,600
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £82,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +15.38%
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
16715 18781 19368
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.40% 18.26% 17.41%
Number of salaries quoted 14012 14957 15415
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,597 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 4 May 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 4 May 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 +12 57 £50,000 +11.11% 3
London +17 44 £55,000 -29.03%
Yorkshire +23 19 £50,000 -
East of England +32 18 £52,000 -20.00%
South West +14 17 £38,500 -71.48% 4
West Midlands -11 11 £50,000 +81.81%
North West +14 2 £50,424 +26.06%
4G
UK

4G
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 May 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.

1 159 (62.85%) 3G
2 155 (61.26%) Telecoms
3 67 (26.48%) Cisco
4 57 (22.53%) 2G
5 56 (22.13%) MPLS
6 55 (21.74%) LTE
7 54 (21.34%) Network Design
8 47 (18.58%) Wireless
8 47 (18.58%) VoIP
9 46 (18.18%) Wi-Fi
10 44 (17.39%) VoLTE
11 41 (16.21%) Juniper
12 39 (15.42%) Data Centre
13 38 (15.02%) LAN
13 38 (15.02%) Firewall
14 37 (14.62%) WAN
15 36 (14.23%) Cisco Certification
16 35 (13.83%) Unified Communications
17 34 (13.44%) OSPF
17 34 (13.44%) Ethernet
17 34 (13.44%) Windows
18 33 (13.04%) BGP
18 33 (13.04%) Microsoft
18 33 (13.04%) Product Management
19 31 (12.25%) Linux
19 31 (12.25%) VPN
20 30 (11.86%) HTTP
20 30 (11.86%) TCP/IP
21 29 (11.46%) CRM
22 27 (10.67%) Broadband

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 16 (6.32%) Skype for Business
2 4 (1.58%) Apache
2 4 (1.58%) Apache Spark
3 3 (1.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (1.19%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.40%) Confluence
4 1 (0.40%) IIS
Applications
1 17 (6.72%) MS Excel
2 9 (3.56%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (1.19%) MS Office
4 1 (0.40%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.98%) Office 365
2 4 (1.58%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.58%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (1.58%) Amazon S3
2 4 (1.58%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (1.58%) Google Cloud Platform
2 4 (1.58%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 159 (62.85%) 3G
2 57 (22.53%) 2G
3 56 (22.13%) MPLS
4 55 (21.74%) LTE
5 47 (18.58%) VoIP
5 47 (18.58%) Wireless
6 46 (18.18%) Wi-Fi
7 44 (17.39%) VoLTE
8 38 (15.02%) Firewall
8 38 (15.02%) LAN
9 37 (14.62%) WAN
10 35 (13.83%) Unified Communications
11 34 (13.44%) Ethernet
11 34 (13.44%) OSPF
12 33 (13.04%) BGP
13 31 (12.25%) VPN
14 30 (11.86%) HTTP
14 30 (11.86%) TCP/IP
15 27 (10.67%) Broadband
16 25 (9.88%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (1.98%) Big Data
1 5 (1.98%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.58%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.40%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (0.40%) JIRA
General
1 155 (61.26%) Telecoms
2 23 (9.09%) Marketing
2 23 (9.09%) Retail
3 21 (8.30%) Finance
4 14 (5.53%) Billing
5 10 (3.95%) Electronics
6 5 (1.98%) Back Office
7 4 (1.58%) Advertising
8 3 (1.19%) Automotive
9 1 (0.40%) Legal
Job Titles
1 35 (13.83%) Product Manager
2 27 (10.67%) Designer
3 25 (9.88%) Architect
3 25 (9.88%) Design Engineer
4 23 (9.09%) Network Engineer
5 22 (8.70%) Analyst
5 22 (8.70%) Consultant
6 20 (7.91%) Telecoms Manager
7 19 (7.51%) Account Manager
7 19 (7.51%) Ericsson Engineer
8 18 (7.11%) Solutions Architect
9 17 (6.72%) Implementation Engineer
9 17 (6.72%) Solutions Designer
10 15 (5.93%) Sales Manager
11 14 (5.53%) Senior Manager
11 14 (5.53%) Support Engineer
12 13 (5.14%) Senior Product Manager
13 12 (4.74%) Senior Network Engineer
14 9 (3.56%) Operations Analyst
14 9 (3.56%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (5.93%) SOAP
2 4 (1.58%) 802.1X
2 4 (1.58%) XML
3 3 (1.19%) HTML
4 1 (0.40%) SPML
4 1 (0.40%) WAP
4 1 (0.40%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 39 (15.42%) Data Centre
2 27 (10.67%) Management Information System
3 17 (6.72%) Computer Science
4 11 (4.35%) Enterprise Storage
5 10 (3.95%) Mathematics
5 10 (3.95%) PKI
6 7 (2.77%) Visualisation
7 5 (1.98%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (1.98%) Smart Meter
8 4 (1.58%) Blackberry
8 4 (1.58%) Public Cloud
9 3 (1.19%) Algorithms
9 3 (1.19%) BYOD
9 3 (1.19%) EPoS
9 3 (1.19%) Handset
9 3 (1.19%) iPad
9 3 (1.19%) Machine to Machine
9 3 (1.19%) Smartphone
9 3 (1.19%) User Experience
9 3 (1.19%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 34 (13.44%) Windows
2 31 (12.25%) Linux
3 18 (7.11%) Unix
4 15 (5.93%) Android
5 11 (4.35%) Windows Server
6 10 (3.95%) Windows 10
7 9 (3.56%) Mac OS
7 9 (3.56%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (3.16%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (2.37%) Windows 7
10 5 (1.98%) Windows 8
11 4 (1.58%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.40%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.40%) BlackBerry OS
12 1 (0.40%) Solaris
12 1 (0.40%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.40%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.40%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (0.40%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (21.34%) Network Design
2 33 (13.04%) Product Management
3 29 (11.46%) CRM
4 22 (8.70%) Network Architecture
5 20 (7.91%) Defect Management
5 20 (7.91%) Service Management
6 19 (7.51%) Performance Management
7 18 (7.11%) Stakeholder Management
8 15 (5.93%) ITIL
9 14 (5.53%) Project Management
10 13 (5.14%) Cybersecurity
10 13 (5.14%) Information Security
10 13 (5.14%) Information Security Management
10 13 (5.14%) Security Management
10 13 (5.14%) Test Management
11 12 (4.74%) B2B
11 12 (4.74%) Change Control
11 12 (4.74%) Operations Management
11 12 (4.74%) WAN Optimisation
12 11 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 9 (3.56%) SQL
2 8 (3.16%) C
2 8 (3.16%) Java
3 7 (2.77%) Python
4 5 (1.98%) MATLAB
4 5 (1.98%) Perl
5 4 (1.58%) C++
6 3 (1.19%) PHP
7 1 (0.40%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.40%) C#
7 1 (0.40%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 36 (14.23%) Cisco Certification
2 27 (10.67%) Degree
3 21 (8.30%) ISEB
4 18 (7.11%) ISTQB
5 13 (5.14%) CCNA
6 11 (4.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 7 (2.77%) CCIE
7 7 (2.77%) CCNP
7 7 (2.77%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (2.37%) HNC
8 6 (2.37%) HND
8 6 (2.37%) MCSE
9 3 (1.19%) CCIP
9 3 (1.19%) JNCIS
9 3 (1.19%) PhD
9 3 (1.19%) Security Cleared
10 2 (0.79%) MCP
10 2 (0.79%) PMI Certification
10 2 (0.79%) PMP
11 1 (0.40%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (5.93%) SLA
2 11 (4.35%) QA
3 1 (0.40%) GMP
System Software
1 8 (3.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (2.37%) Active Directory
3 5 (1.98%) Squid
4 3 (1.19%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.79%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 8 (3.16%) CiscoWorks
1 8 (3.16%) SolarWinds Orion
2 2 (0.79%) Amdocs OSS
3 1 (0.40%) HP NNM
3 1 (0.40%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.40%) Netcool
Vendors
1 67 (26.48%) Cisco
2 41 (16.21%) Juniper
3 33 (13.04%) Microsoft
4 26 (10.28%) Ericsson
5 20 (7.91%) HP
6 19 (7.51%) Polycom
6 19 (7.51%) Redback
7 16 (6.32%) BroadSoft
8 14 (5.53%) Huawei
9 10 (3.95%) Agilent
9 10 (3.95%) F5
9 10 (3.95%) Oracle
9 10 (3.95%) VMware
10 9 (3.56%) Openreach
10 9 (3.56%) SolarWinds
11 8 (3.16%) Barracuda Networks
11 8 (3.16%) Nokia
11 8 (3.16%) Palo Alto
12 7 (2.77%) Google
13 4 (1.58%) Virgin Media
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