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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Next Generation Network (NGN)
Rank 827 825 841
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +16
Permanent jobs citing NGN 49 41 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.046% 0.040% 0.024%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.25% 0.23% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 39 32 22
Average salary £60,000 £58,750 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.12% -2.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,250 £69,750
UK excluding London average salary £24,250 £61,250 £54,000
% change year-on-year
-60.40% +13.42%
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
19221 17728 20919
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.98% 17.44% 19.62%
Number of salaries quoted 15309 14445 17200
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +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 24 October 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 24 October 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
London +42 37 £60,000 +42.85% 1
South East -14 11 £18,500 -75.33%
West Midlands - 1 £30,000 - 1
NGN
UK

NGN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 67 (87.01%) Telecoms
2 32 (41.56%) Business Development
3 27 (35.06%) Ericsson
3 27 (35.06%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 24 (31.17%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 16 (20.78%) Broadband
6 15 (19.48%) Cloud Computing
6 15 (19.48%) Radio Access Network
7 14 (18.18%) Marketing
7 14 (18.18%) Service Management
8 12 (15.58%) Wireless
9 11 (14.29%) Product Management
9 11 (14.29%) WLAN
9 11 (14.29%) SS7
10 10 (12.99%) Nokia
11 9 (11.69%) Siemens
11 9 (11.69%) ATM
11 9 (11.69%) CRM
12 8 (10.39%) DSLAM
12 8 (10.39%) Project Management
13 7 (9.09%) CDMA
13 7 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
13 7 (9.09%) UMTS
13 7 (9.09%) Degree
13 7 (9.09%) Analytics
14 6 (7.79%) Analytical Skills
14 6 (7.79%) SDH
15 5 (6.49%) Cisco Certification
15 5 (6.49%) Postgraduate
15 5 (6.49%) VoIP

NGN
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 (19.48%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 16 (20.78%) Broadband
2 15 (19.48%) Radio Access Network
3 12 (15.58%) Wireless
4 11 (14.29%) SS7
4 11 (14.29%) WLAN
5 9 (11.69%) ATM
6 8 (10.39%) DSLAM
7 7 (9.09%) UMTS
7 7 (9.09%) CDMA
8 6 (7.79%) SDH
9 5 (6.49%) VoIP
10 4 (5.19%) VoLTE
10 4 (5.19%) LTE
11 3 (3.90%) MVNO
11 3 (3.90%) SIGTRAN
11 3 (3.90%) 3GPP
11 3 (3.90%) GPRS
11 3 (3.90%) ISDN
11 3 (3.90%) LAN
11 3 (3.90%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.60%) MySQL
General
1 67 (87.01%) Telecoms
2 14 (18.18%) Marketing
3 2 (2.60%) Billing
4 1 (1.30%) Electronics
4 1 (1.30%) Finance
4 1 (1.30%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.30%) French Language
4 1 (1.30%) German Language
Job Titles
1 22 (28.57%) Sales Manager
2 16 (20.78%) Account Manager
3 15 (19.48%) Business Development Executive
4 9 (11.69%) Junior
5 7 (9.09%) Consultant
6 6 (7.79%) Project Manager
7 5 (6.49%) Sales Consultant
7 5 (6.49%) Senior Manager
7 5 (6.49%) Pre Sales Consultant
8 4 (5.19%) Architect
8 4 (5.19%) Technical Manager
8 4 (5.19%) Technical Project Manager
9 3 (3.90%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (3.90%) Analyst
9 3 (3.90%) CS Core Engineer
10 2 (2.60%) Business Analyst
10 2 (2.60%) Programme Manager
10 2 (2.60%) Business Consultant
10 2 (2.60%) Security Manager
10 2 (2.60%) Information Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.19%) J2EE
2 1 (1.30%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.79%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.90%) Handset
3 2 (2.60%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.30%) IVR
4 1 (1.30%) STB
4 1 (1.30%) IPTV
4 1 (1.30%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.19%) UNIX
2 3 (3.90%) Windows
3 2 (2.60%) Solaris
3 2 (2.60%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (41.56%) Business Development
2 14 (18.18%) Service Management
3 11 (14.29%) Product Management
4 9 (11.69%) CRM
5 8 (10.39%) Project Management
6 7 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (9.09%) Analytics
7 4 (5.19%) PRINCE2
7 4 (5.19%) Network Architecture
7 4 (5.19%) Requirements Analysis
8 3 (3.90%) Information Security
9 2 (2.60%) Validation
9 2 (2.60%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (2.60%) UML
9 2 (2.60%) ITIL
9 2 (2.60%) Six Sigma
9 2 (2.60%) Business Analysis
9 2 (2.60%) Requirements Management
9 2 (2.60%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (2.60%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.19%) Java
2 2 (2.60%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (9.09%) Degree
2 5 (6.49%) Postgraduate
2 5 (6.49%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (3.90%) CCDP
3 3 (3.90%) CCIE
4 2 (2.60%) CISSP
4 2 (2.60%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (2.60%) CISM
5 1 (1.30%) CISA
5 1 (1.30%) CCNP
5 1 (1.30%) CCNA
5 1 (1.30%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.30%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.30%) ISO 14001
1 1 (1.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.30%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (3.90%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.30%) Netcool
Vendors
1 27 (35.06%) Ericsson
1 27 (35.06%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 24 (31.17%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 10 (12.99%) Nokia
4 9 (11.69%) Siemens
5 5 (6.49%) Huawei
5 5 (6.49%) Cisco
6 3 (3.90%) Sybase
6 3 (3.90%) NetApp
6 3 (3.90%) Citrix
6 3 (3.90%) VMware
7 2 (2.60%) Oracle
8 1 (1.30%) Nortel
8 1 (1.30%) Juniper
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Salary: £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
London
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Salary: £45000 - £52500 per annum + 10% bonus + bens
Posted: 17 days ago
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ECM Selection
Salary: c£50k DoE + top benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
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ECM Selection
Salary: c£60k DoE + top benefits
Posted: 26 days ago