The table below looks at the statistics for NGN skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NGN over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Next Generation Network (NGN)
Rank 844 835 853
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +18
Permanent jobs citing NGN 33 43 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.031% 0.042% 0.020%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.17% 0.24% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 13 30 18
Average salary £72,500 £60,000 £46,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.83% +28.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £29,550 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £86,250
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £61,250 £29,000
% change year-on-year
-51.02% +111.20%
NGN
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
18900 18070 21932
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.93% 17.47% 20.04%
Number of salaries quoted 15222 14513 18232
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

NGN
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing NGN across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

NGN Jobs Demand Trend in England

NGN
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing NGN across the England region.

NGN Salary Trend in England

NGN
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing NGN across the England region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014.

NGN Salary Histogram in England

NGN
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NGN within the England region over the 3 months to 26 November 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East -9 20 - - 2
London +6 10 £72,500 +61.11% 2
North West - 2 £26,000 -
West Midlands - 1 £30,000 -
NGN
UK

NGN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing NGN 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 NGN.

1 75 (86.21%) Telecoms
2 32 (36.78%) Business Development
3 30 (34.48%) Ericsson
3 30 (34.48%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 24 (27.59%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 23 (26.44%) Service Management
6 21 (24.14%) Wireless
6 21 (24.14%) Broadband
7 20 (22.99%) Marketing
8 17 (19.54%) Product Management
9 15 (17.24%) ATM
9 15 (17.24%) Cloud Computing
9 15 (17.24%) Radio Access Network
10 14 (16.09%) CDMA
10 14 (16.09%) UMTS
10 14 (16.09%) DSLAM
10 14 (16.09%) SS7
11 11 (12.64%) WLAN
11 11 (12.64%) CRM
11 11 (12.64%) Huawei
12 10 (11.49%) SDH
12 10 (11.49%) Business Intelligence
13 9 (10.34%) Nokia
13 9 (10.34%) Siemens
13 9 (10.34%) Project Management
13 9 (10.34%) Analytics
14 7 (8.05%) UNIX
14 7 (8.05%) Windows
14 7 (8.05%) SIGTRAN
15 6 (6.90%) Degree

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Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing NGN 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 NGN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 15 (17.24%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (24.14%) Broadband
1 21 (24.14%) Wireless
2 15 (17.24%) ATM
2 15 (17.24%) Radio Access Network
3 14 (16.09%) CDMA
3 14 (16.09%) UMTS
3 14 (16.09%) DSLAM
3 14 (16.09%) SS7
4 11 (12.64%) WLAN
5 10 (11.49%) SDH
6 7 (8.05%) SIGTRAN
7 6 (6.90%) 3GPP
7 6 (6.90%) GPRS
7 6 (6.90%) WCDMA
8 5 (5.75%) LTE
9 4 (4.60%) VoLTE
10 3 (3.45%) LAN
10 3 (3.45%) MVNO
10 3 (3.45%) WAN
10 3 (3.45%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.30%) MySQL
General
1 75 (86.21%) Telecoms
2 20 (22.99%) Marketing
3 2 (2.30%) Billing
4 1 (1.15%) Electronics
4 1 (1.15%) Finance
4 1 (1.15%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.15%) French Language
4 1 (1.15%) German Language
Job Titles
1 23 (26.44%) Account Manager
2 22 (25.29%) Sales Manager
3 15 (17.24%) Business Development Executive
4 12 (13.79%) Junior
5 8 (9.20%) Consultant
6 7 (8.05%) Project Manager
7 6 (6.90%) CS Core Engineer
8 5 (5.75%) Pre Sales Consultant
8 5 (5.75%) Sales Consultant
8 5 (5.75%) Senior Manager
9 4 (4.60%) Technical Manager
9 4 (4.60%) Architect
9 4 (4.60%) Technical Project Manager
9 4 (4.60%) Junior Account Manager
10 3 (3.45%) Telecoms Project Manager
10 3 (3.45%) Telecoms Business Analyst
10 3 (3.45%) Solutions Architect
10 3 (3.45%) Analyst
10 3 (3.45%) Business Analyst
10 3 (3.45%) Business Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.60%) J2EE
2 1 (1.15%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.75%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.45%) Handset
3 2 (2.30%) IVR
4 1 (1.15%) Statistics
4 1 (1.15%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.15%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.05%) UNIX
1 7 (8.05%) Windows
2 2 (2.30%) Solaris
2 2 (2.30%) Linux
3 1 (1.15%) Android
3 1 (1.15%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.15%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (36.78%) Business Development
2 23 (26.44%) Service Management
3 17 (19.54%) Product Management
4 11 (12.64%) CRM
5 10 (11.49%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (10.34%) Project Management
6 9 (10.34%) Analytics
7 5 (5.75%) PRINCE2
8 4 (4.60%) Requirements Management
8 4 (4.60%) Requirements Analysis
8 4 (4.60%) Network Architecture
9 3 (3.45%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (3.45%) Business Analysis
9 3 (3.45%) BPMN
9 3 (3.45%) Validation
9 3 (3.45%) UML
9 3 (3.45%) Six Sigma
10 2 (2.30%) ITIL
10 2 (2.30%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (2.30%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.60%) Java
2 2 (2.30%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (6.90%) Degree
2 5 (5.75%) Postgraduate
3 4 (4.60%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (3.45%) CCIE
4 3 (3.45%) CCDP
5 2 (2.30%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.15%) CISM
6 1 (1.15%) CISSP
6 1 (1.15%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.15%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.15%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 3 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.15%) Netcool
Vendors
1 30 (34.48%) Ericsson
1 30 (34.48%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 24 (27.59%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 11 (12.64%) Huawei
4 9 (10.34%) Nokia
4 9 (10.34%) Siemens
5 6 (6.90%) Sybase
6 4 (4.60%) Cisco
7 3 (3.45%) Citrix
7 3 (3.45%) NetApp
7 3 (3.45%) VMware
8 2 (2.30%) Oracle
9 1 (1.15%) Juniper
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