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 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Next Generation Network (NGN)
Rank 827 823 873
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +50
Permanent jobs citing NGN 24 28 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.024% 0.029% 0.013%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.13% 0.17% 0.067%
Number of salaries quoted 9 19 14
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,600 £24,300 £26,600
10% offered a salary of more than £74,500 £65,000 £130,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £38,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-9.67% -13.88%
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
17809 16800 20822
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 18.10% 17.34% 19.90%
Number of salaries quoted 14558 13262 17410
Average salary £44,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £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 January 2015.

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 January 2015. 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 -25 15 - - 1
London +6 6 £57,500 -4.16% 4
North West -7 2 £26,000 -
East of England -13 1 £50,000 -23.07%
NGN
UK

NGN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 61 (83.56%) Telecoms
2 26 (35.62%) Service Management
3 25 (34.25%) Wireless
4 23 (31.51%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 23 (31.51%) Ericsson
5 22 (30.14%) Broadband
5 22 (30.14%) Marketing
6 21 (28.77%) Business Development
7 18 (24.66%) Product Management
8 17 (23.29%) ATM
9 16 (21.92%) DSLAM
10 15 (20.55%) CDMA
10 15 (20.55%) UMTS
11 14 (19.18%) Alcatel-Lucent
11 14 (19.18%) Huawei
12 12 (16.44%) CRM
13 11 (15.07%) SDH
13 11 (15.07%) Business Intelligence
13 11 (15.07%) SS7
14 10 (13.70%) UNIX
14 10 (13.70%) Windows
14 10 (13.70%) Analytics
14 10 (13.70%) SIGTRAN
15 9 (12.33%) Radio Access Network
15 9 (12.33%) Cloud Computing
15 9 (12.33%) Sybase
15 9 (12.33%) 3GPP
15 9 (12.33%) GPRS
15 9 (12.33%) WCDMA
16 8 (10.96%) WLAN

NGN
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 9 (12.33%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (4.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (34.25%) Wireless
2 22 (30.14%) Broadband
3 17 (23.29%) ATM
4 16 (21.92%) DSLAM
5 15 (20.55%) CDMA
5 15 (20.55%) UMTS
6 11 (15.07%) SDH
6 11 (15.07%) SS7
7 10 (13.70%) SIGTRAN
8 9 (12.33%) Radio Access Network
8 9 (12.33%) 3GPP
8 9 (12.33%) GPRS
8 9 (12.33%) WCDMA
9 8 (10.96%) WLAN
10 5 (6.85%) WAN
11 3 (4.11%) MVNO
11 3 (4.11%) MPLS
11 3 (4.11%) LAN
12 2 (2.74%) DSL
12 2 (2.74%) VoIP
General
1 61 (83.56%) Telecoms
2 22 (30.14%) Marketing
3 1 (1.37%) Finance
3 1 (1.37%) Multimedia
3 1 (1.37%) Billing
Job Titles
1 21 (28.77%) Account Manager
2 16 (21.92%) Sales Manager
3 9 (12.33%) Junior
3 9 (12.33%) Business Development Executive
3 9 (12.33%) CS Core Engineer
4 5 (6.85%) Senior Manager
5 4 (5.48%) Analyst
5 4 (5.48%) Consultant
5 4 (5.48%) Project Manager
5 4 (5.48%) Business Analyst
5 4 (5.48%) Enterprise Account Manager
5 4 (5.48%) Telecoms Business Analyst
5 4 (5.48%) Junior Account Manager
6 3 (4.11%) Telecoms Project Manager
6 3 (4.11%) Architect
6 3 (4.11%) Business Consultant
7 2 (2.74%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (2.74%) Programme Manager
7 2 (2.74%) Security Manager
7 2 (2.74%) Information Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.11%) Doctrine
2 1 (1.37%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.48%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.11%) Handset
3 1 (1.37%) IVR
3 1 (1.37%) STB
3 1 (1.37%) IPTV
3 1 (1.37%) Statistics
3 1 (1.37%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.37%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (13.70%) UNIX
1 10 (13.70%) Windows
2 1 (1.37%) Android
2 1 (1.37%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.37%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (35.62%) Service Management
2 21 (28.77%) Business Development
3 18 (24.66%) Product Management
4 12 (16.44%) CRM
5 11 (15.07%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (13.70%) Analytics
7 6 (8.22%) Project Management
8 5 (6.85%) Requirements Management
9 4 (5.48%) Business Analysis
9 4 (5.48%) PRINCE2
9 4 (5.48%) UML
9 4 (5.48%) Six Sigma
9 4 (5.48%) BPMN
10 3 (4.11%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (4.11%) Validation
11 2 (2.74%) Information Security
12 1 (1.37%) PLM
12 1 (1.37%) Network Design
12 1 (1.37%) Penetration Testing
12 1 (1.37%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.37%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (6.85%) Postgraduate
1 5 (6.85%) Degree
2 3 (4.11%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (2.74%) CCIE
3 2 (2.74%) CCDP
4 1 (1.37%) CISSP
4 1 (1.37%) CCNP
4 1 (1.37%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.37%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.37%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (4.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.37%) Netcool
Vendors
1 23 (31.51%) Ericsson
1 23 (31.51%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 14 (19.18%) Huawei
2 14 (19.18%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 9 (12.33%) Sybase
4 5 (6.85%) Nokia
4 5 (6.85%) Siemens
5 3 (4.11%) Cisco
5 3 (4.11%) VMware
6 2 (2.74%) Citrix
6 2 (2.74%) NetApp
7 1 (1.37%) BT
7 1 (1.37%) Avaya
7 1 (1.37%) Juniper
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