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 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
4G
Rank 781 826 714
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -112
Permanent jobs citing 4G 107 111 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.11% 0.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.68% 0.62% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 75 63 71
Median salary £49,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,750 £77,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,250
% change year-on-year
- +8.10%
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
15623 17996 19594
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.02% 17.36% 17.62%
Number of salaries quoted 13119 14748 15750
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 29 June 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 29 June 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 +48 68 £47,500 -5.00% 1
London +9 23 £24,000 -57.14% 1
South West +29 12 £55,000 +17.02%
East of England +30 4 £54,500 +11.22%
West Midlands - 3 £50,000 -
Yorkshire +25 2 £50,000 -
4G
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4G
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 June 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.

1 170 (66.41%) 3G
2 156 (60.94%) Telecoms
3 77 (30.08%) LTE
4 66 (25.78%) Wi-Fi
5 62 (24.22%) 2G
6 61 (23.83%) Cisco
7 60 (23.44%) MPLS
8 56 (21.88%) Network Design
9 48 (18.75%) Wireless
10 45 (17.58%) VoIP
11 44 (17.19%) Firewall
12 42 (16.41%) LAN
12 42 (16.41%) WAN
13 39 (15.23%) OSPF
13 39 (15.23%) Juniper
13 39 (15.23%) VoLTE
14 38 (14.84%) BGP
14 38 (14.84%) Broadband
15 37 (14.45%) Data Centre
16 36 (14.06%) Unified Communications
16 36 (14.06%) Microsoft
17 35 (13.67%) Ethernet
18 34 (13.28%) Windows
18 34 (13.28%) Product Management
18 34 (13.28%) Degree
19 33 (12.89%) Linux
20 32 (12.50%) VPN
20 32 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
20 32 (12.50%) Internet
20 32 (12.50%) SS7

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 13 (5.08%) Skype for Business
2 8 (3.13%) Apache
2 8 (3.13%) Apache Spark
3 6 (2.34%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (1.17%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (1.17%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.39%) Confluence
5 1 (0.39%) IIS
Applications
1 14 (5.47%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.17%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.78%) MS Office
4 1 (0.39%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (3.13%) Amazon EC2
1 8 (3.13%) Amazon S3
1 8 (3.13%) Cloud Computing
1 8 (3.13%) Google Cloud Platform
1 8 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 170 (66.41%) 3G
2 77 (30.08%) LTE
3 66 (25.78%) Wi-Fi
4 62 (24.22%) 2G
5 60 (23.44%) MPLS
6 48 (18.75%) Wireless
7 45 (17.58%) VoIP
8 44 (17.19%) Firewall
9 42 (16.41%) LAN
9 42 (16.41%) WAN
10 39 (15.23%) OSPF
10 39 (15.23%) VoLTE
11 38 (14.84%) BGP
11 38 (14.84%) Broadband
12 36 (14.06%) Unified Communications
13 35 (13.67%) Ethernet
14 32 (12.50%) Internet
14 32 (12.50%) SS7
14 32 (12.50%) VPN
15 29 (11.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (3.13%) Hadoop
2 5 (1.95%) Big Data
2 5 (1.95%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.39%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.39%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (0.39%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.39%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.39%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (0.39%) JIRA
General
1 156 (60.94%) Telecoms
2 24 (9.38%) Marketing
3 13 (5.08%) Billing
4 12 (4.69%) Finance
5 10 (3.91%) Retail
6 9 (3.52%) Electronics
7 4 (1.56%) Back Office
8 3 (1.17%) Automotive
9 2 (0.78%) Advertising
10 1 (0.39%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.39%) Legal
10 1 (0.39%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 37 (14.45%) Network Engineer
2 32 (12.50%) Product Manager
3 31 (12.11%) Analyst
4 29 (11.33%) Design Engineer
5 22 (8.59%) Consultant
6 20 (7.81%) Architect
7 19 (7.42%) Designer
8 18 (7.03%) Ericsson Engineer
9 16 (6.25%) Implementation Engineer
9 16 (6.25%) Senior Network Engineer
10 15 (5.86%) Account Manager
10 15 (5.86%) Support Engineer
10 15 (5.86%) Telecoms Manager
11 14 (5.47%) Test Analyst
12 13 (5.08%) Senior Manager
13 11 (4.30%) OSS Engineer
14 10 (3.91%) Sales Manager
14 10 (3.91%) Systems Engineer
14 10 (3.91%) Technical Analyst
14 10 (3.91%) Technical Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (5.08%) SOAP
2 7 (2.73%) 802.1X
3 4 (1.56%) XML
4 3 (1.17%) HTML
5 2 (0.78%) Regular Expression
6 1 (0.39%) SPML
6 1 (0.39%) WAP
6 1 (0.39%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 37 (14.45%) Data Centre
2 22 (8.59%) Management Information System
3 20 (7.81%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (7.03%) Smartphone
5 15 (5.86%) PKI
6 12 (4.69%) Computer Science
7 9 (3.52%) Mathematics
7 9 (3.52%) Visualisation
8 8 (3.13%) Enterprise Storage
8 8 (3.13%) Public Cloud
9 6 (2.34%) Blackberry
9 6 (2.34%) BYOD
9 6 (2.34%) Handset
9 6 (2.34%) iPad
9 6 (2.34%) iPhone
9 6 (2.34%) Smart Meter
10 4 (1.56%) Virtual Team
11 3 (1.17%) Algorithms
11 3 (1.17%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 3 (1.17%) Machine to Machine
Operating Systems
1 34 (13.28%) Windows
2 33 (12.89%) Linux
3 18 (7.03%) Android
4 14 (5.47%) Unix
5 10 (3.91%) Mac OS
6 9 (3.52%) Windows Server
6 9 (3.52%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (3.13%) Windows 10
7 8 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (1.95%) Windows 7
8 5 (1.95%) Windows 8
9 4 (1.56%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.78%) VMS
11 1 (0.39%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.39%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.39%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.39%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (21.88%) Network Design
2 34 (13.28%) Product Management
3 27 (10.55%) CRM
4 26 (10.16%) Network Architecture
5 24 (9.38%) Defect Management
6 21 (8.20%) Service Management
7 20 (7.81%) ITIL
8 17 (6.64%) Operations Management
8 17 (6.64%) Project Management
9 16 (6.25%) Change Control
9 16 (6.25%) Performance Management
9 16 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
9 16 (6.25%) WAN Optimisation
10 14 (5.47%) Test Planning
11 13 (5.08%) B2B
11 13 (5.08%) Continuous Improvement
11 13 (5.08%) Cybersecurity
11 13 (5.08%) Information Security
11 13 (5.08%) Information Security Management
11 13 (5.08%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (4.69%) Java
2 11 (4.30%) Python
3 9 (3.52%) MATLAB
4 6 (2.34%) C
4 6 (2.34%) SQL
5 5 (1.95%) Perl
6 2 (0.78%) C++
6 2 (0.78%) PHP
7 1 (0.39%) C#
Qualifications
1 34 (13.28%) Degree
2 32 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
3 25 (9.77%) ISEB
4 22 (8.59%) ISTQB
5 17 (6.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 8 (3.13%) CCNA
7 7 (2.73%) Security Cleared
8 6 (2.34%) CCNP
9 5 (1.95%) CCIE
10 4 (1.56%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (1.17%) DV Cleared
11 3 (1.17%) HNC
11 3 (1.17%) HND
11 3 (1.17%) MCSE
11 3 (1.17%) PhD
11 3 (1.17%) SC Cleared
12 2 (0.78%) CCIP
12 2 (0.78%) MCP
12 2 (0.78%) PMI Certification
12 2 (0.78%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (6.64%) SLA
2 9 (3.52%) QA
3 1 (0.39%) GMP
System Software
1 9 (3.52%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.95%) Squid
3 3 (1.17%) Hyper-V
3 3 (1.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.78%) VMware Server
5 1 (0.39%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 12 (4.69%) Cisco Prime
1 12 (4.69%) SolarWinds Orion
2 2 (0.78%) Amdocs OSS
3 1 (0.39%) HP NNM
3 1 (0.39%) Nessus
3 1 (0.39%) Netcool
Vendors
1 61 (23.83%) Cisco
2 39 (15.23%) Juniper
3 36 (14.06%) Microsoft
4 24 (9.38%) Ericsson
5 23 (8.98%) HP
6 19 (7.42%) Polycom
7 18 (7.03%) Redback
8 17 (6.64%) F5
9 14 (5.47%) Google
10 13 (5.08%) Barracuda Networks
10 13 (5.08%) BroadSoft
10 13 (5.08%) Palo Alto
10 13 (5.08%) SolarWinds
11 10 (3.91%) Openreach
12 8 (3.13%) Agilent
12 8 (3.13%) Huawei
13 7 (2.73%) Nokia
14 6 (2.34%) Apple
14 6 (2.34%) Citrix
14 6 (2.34%) MobileIron
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