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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
4G
Rank 812 821 710
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -111
Permanent jobs citing 4G 65 117 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.077% 0.12% 0.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.45% 0.70% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 50 81 97
Median salary £65,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £41,750
% change year-on-year
- +19.76%
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
14446 16636 19457
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.19% 16.78% 18.25%
Number of salaries quoted 11825 13866 15748
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
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 10 December 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 10 December 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
London +32 35 £65,000 +8.33% 2
South East +30 24 £50,000 -11.11% 3
East of England +18 2 £41,250 +17.85%
South West +13 2 £50,000 - 2
West Midlands -14 1 £80,000 - 1
East Midlands - 1 - - 1
4G
UK

4G
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 10 December 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.

1 135 (72.58%) 3G
2 114 (61.29%) Telecoms
3 60 (32.26%) Wi-Fi
4 58 (31.18%) VMware
5 55 (29.57%) VoIP
5 55 (29.57%) VMware Infrastructure
6 50 (26.88%) Firewall
7 48 (25.81%) Linux
7 48 (25.81%) LTE
8 47 (25.27%) LAN
9 45 (24.19%) WAN
10 40 (21.51%) GSM
11 39 (20.97%) 2G
12 37 (19.89%) MPLS
13 35 (18.82%) Degree
14 32 (17.20%) Wireless
15 30 (16.13%) C
15 30 (16.13%) SQL
15 30 (16.13%) Radio Access Network
16 29 (15.59%) KVM
16 29 (15.59%) Multithreading
16 29 (15.59%) C++
17 28 (15.05%) Boost C++ Libraries
17 28 (15.05%) Puppet
17 28 (15.05%) OpenFlow
17 28 (15.05%) Ansible
17 28 (15.05%) Opscode Chef
18 27 (14.52%) Retail
19 26 (13.98%) Oracle
20 25 (13.44%) Cisco

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 3 (1.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 3 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (1.61%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.54%) Apache
2 1 (0.54%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 3 (1.61%) Mozilla Thunderbird
2 1 (0.54%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.54%) MS Office
2 1 (0.54%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.54%) CSG Singleview
1 1 (0.54%) PeopleSoft CRM
Cloud Services
1 23 (12.37%) IBM Cloud
2 13 (6.99%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (1.61%) Office 365
4 1 (0.54%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.54%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.54%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.54%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 135 (72.58%) 3G
2 60 (32.26%) Wi-Fi
3 55 (29.57%) VoIP
4 50 (26.88%) Firewall
5 48 (25.81%) LTE
6 47 (25.27%) LAN
7 45 (24.19%) WAN
8 40 (21.51%) GSM
9 39 (20.97%) 2G
10 37 (19.89%) MPLS
11 32 (17.20%) Wireless
12 30 (16.13%) Radio Access Network
13 28 (15.05%) OpenFlow
14 23 (12.37%) Broadband
15 20 (10.75%) TCP/IP
16 19 (10.22%) DNS
17 17 (9.14%) IPsec
18 15 (8.06%) DHCP
18 15 (8.06%) SS7
18 15 (8.06%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (9.68%) Big Data
2 5 (2.69%) GIS
3 2 (1.08%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.54%) BODI
4 1 (0.54%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.54%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.54%) MS Access
4 1 (0.54%) MySQL
4 1 (0.54%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (0.54%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 114 (61.29%) Telecoms
2 27 (14.52%) Retail
3 13 (6.99%) Marketing
4 5 (2.69%) Banking
4 5 (2.69%) Finance
5 4 (2.15%) Advertising
5 4 (2.15%) Billing
6 3 (1.61%) Electronics
7 2 (1.08%) Back Office
7 2 (1.08%) Legal
8 1 (0.54%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 29 (15.59%) Developer
2 28 (15.05%) C++ Developer
3 27 (14.52%) Network Engineer
4 23 (12.37%) Programme Manager
5 19 (10.22%) 3G Engineer
6 18 (9.68%) 4G Engineer
6 18 (9.68%) Linux Developer
6 18 (9.68%) Telecoms Developer
7 16 (8.60%) Analyst
8 15 (8.06%) Architect
8 15 (8.06%) Infrastructure Manager
8 15 (8.06%) Infrastructure Programme Manager
9 13 (6.99%) Lead Developer
10 12 (6.45%) C Developer
10 12 (6.45%) C/C++ Developer
10 12 (6.45%) Field Engineer
10 12 (6.45%) Trainee
11 10 (5.38%) Junior 4G Engineer
11 10 (5.38%) Junior Field Engineer
11 10 (5.38%) OSS Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (15.05%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 4 (2.15%) 802.1X
3 2 (1.08%) Regular Expression
3 2 (1.08%) XML
4 1 (0.54%) Ajax
4 1 (0.54%) CGI
4 1 (0.54%) JSON
4 1 (0.54%) RESTful
4 1 (0.54%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (10.22%) Data Centre
2 18 (9.68%) Computer Science
3 15 (8.06%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (7.53%) Internet of Things
4 14 (7.53%) PKI
5 13 (6.99%) Management Information System
6 12 (6.45%) IPTV
6 12 (6.45%) Smartphone
7 10 (5.38%) Handset
8 7 (3.76%) Contactless
9 4 (2.15%) Smart Meter
9 4 (2.15%) Smartcard
10 3 (1.61%) Blackberry
10 3 (1.61%) BYOD
10 3 (1.61%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 3 (1.61%) iPad
10 3 (1.61%) iPhone
10 3 (1.61%) Virtual Team
11 2 (1.08%) Machine to Machine
12 1 (0.54%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 48 (25.81%) Linux
2 18 (9.68%) Windows
3 6 (3.23%) Android
3 6 (3.23%) Unix
4 3 (1.61%) Mac OS
4 3 (1.61%) Windows 10
4 3 (1.61%) Windows 7
4 3 (1.61%) Windows Server
4 3 (1.61%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (1.61%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (1.61%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (15.59%) Multithreading
2 24 (12.90%) Translating Business Requirements
3 23 (12.37%) Business Continuity
3 23 (12.37%) Disaster Recovery
3 23 (12.37%) Penetration Testing
4 20 (10.75%) Network Design
5 17 (9.14%) ITIL
6 16 (8.60%) Analytics
7 14 (7.53%) Load Balancing
7 14 (7.53%) Operations Management
8 13 (6.99%) Business Development
8 13 (6.99%) Information Management
8 13 (6.99%) WAN Optimisation
9 12 (6.45%) Change Control
9 12 (6.45%) Customer Engagement
9 12 (6.45%) Presales
10 11 (5.91%) Network Management
11 10 (5.38%) CRM
11 10 (5.38%) Incident Management
12 9 (4.84%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 30 (16.13%) C
1 30 (16.13%) SQL
2 29 (15.59%) C++
3 5 (2.69%) Python
4 4 (2.15%) MATLAB
4 4 (2.15%) VB
5 3 (1.61%) Java
6 2 (1.08%) Perl
7 1 (0.54%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.54%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.54%) Ruby
7 1 (0.54%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.54%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 35 (18.82%) Degree
2 23 (12.37%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (3.76%) CCNA
3 7 (3.76%) Security Cleared
4 5 (2.69%) DV Cleared
4 5 (2.69%) NVQ Level 3
5 4 (2.15%) CCENT
5 4 (2.15%) ISEB
5 4 (2.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (1.61%) CCNP
6 3 (1.61%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.54%) CCIE
7 1 (0.54%) CCSP
7 1 (0.54%) CISM
7 1 (0.54%) CISSP
7 1 (0.54%) CRISC
7 1 (0.54%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.54%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.54%) PMP
7 1 (0.54%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.99%) SLA
2 1 (0.54%) QA
System Software
1 55 (29.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 29 (15.59%) KVM
3 23 (12.37%) Virtual Servers
3 23 (12.37%) VMware ESX
4 9 (4.84%) Active Directory
5 4 (2.15%) Firmware
6 3 (1.61%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 28 (15.05%) Ansible
1 28 (15.05%) Opscode Chef
1 28 (15.05%) Puppet
2 23 (12.37%) BMC PATROL
3 12 (6.45%) Cisco Prime
3 12 (6.45%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (0.54%) Amdocs OSS
4 1 (0.54%) Nessus
Vendors
1 58 (31.18%) VMware
2 26 (13.98%) Oracle
3 25 (13.44%) Cisco
4 23 (12.37%) BMC
4 23 (12.37%) Mitel
5 14 (7.53%) F5
5 14 (7.53%) SolarWinds
6 13 (6.99%) Juniper
7 12 (6.45%) Barracuda Networks
7 12 (6.45%) Palo Alto
8 8 (4.30%) HP
9 6 (3.23%) Citrix
9 6 (3.23%) Empirix
9 6 (3.23%) Velocent
10 5 (2.69%) EMC
10 5 (2.69%) Mapinfo
10 5 (2.69%) Microsoft
11 4 (2.15%) Apple
11 4 (2.15%) Google
12 3 (1.61%) Huawei
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