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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Next Generation Network (NGN)
Rank 848 834 828
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -6
Permanent jobs citing NGN 18 53 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.018% 0.049% 0.030%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.11% 0.27% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 16 53 22
Average salary £33,649 £55,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.82% +37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £50,000 £37,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,283 £75,000 £57,250
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £62,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-16.00% +56.25%
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
17088 19633 17873
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.80% 18.19% 17.83%
Number of salaries quoted 14296 15644 14529
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 3 September 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 3 September 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
London -16 16 £33,649 -38.82% 1
South East +4 2 £52,500 -38.23%
NGN
UK

NGN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 12 (54.55%) Wireless
2 11 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 10 (45.45%) DHCP
3 10 (45.45%) OSPF
3 10 (45.45%) DNS
3 10 (45.45%) User Experience
4 8 (36.36%) Telecoms
5 7 (31.82%) Network Management
6 6 (27.27%) Network Design
7 5 (22.73%) Unified Communications
8 4 (18.18%) MPLS
8 4 (18.18%) Network Security
8 4 (18.18%) CCNP
8 4 (18.18%) CCNA
8 4 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (18.18%) CRM
8 4 (18.18%) Broadband
8 4 (18.18%) VoIP
9 3 (13.64%) SDH
9 3 (13.64%) ATM
9 3 (13.64%) Degree
9 3 (13.64%) Service Management
9 3 (13.64%) DSLAM
9 3 (13.64%) Marketing
9 3 (13.64%) Product Management
10 2 (9.09%) DWDM
10 2 (9.09%) VPN
10 2 (9.09%) VMware
10 2 (9.09%) Linux
10 2 (9.09%) SQL

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Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.55%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.55%) CMS
1 1 (4.55%) Lync
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.55%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (54.55%) Wireless
2 11 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 10 (45.45%) DNS
3 10 (45.45%) DHCP
3 10 (45.45%) OSPF
4 5 (22.73%) Unified Communications
5 4 (18.18%) MPLS
5 4 (18.18%) Network Security
5 4 (18.18%) VoIP
5 4 (18.18%) Broadband
6 3 (13.64%) ATM
6 3 (13.64%) SDH
6 3 (13.64%) DSLAM
7 2 (9.09%) DWDM
7 2 (9.09%) VPN
8 1 (4.55%) WCDMA
8 1 (4.55%) GSM
8 1 (4.55%) ISDN
8 1 (4.55%) Internet
8 1 (4.55%) MGCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) MySQL
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (36.36%) Telecoms
2 3 (13.64%) Marketing
3 1 (4.55%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Network Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Technical Support
2 4 (18.18%) Support Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Technical Support Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Technical Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Account Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Network Technician
5 1 (4.55%) Business Development Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Development Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Business Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Voice Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Core Network Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Software Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 10 (45.45%) User Experience
2 1 (4.55%) Private Cloud
2 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.55%) STB
2 1 (4.55%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Linux
2 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) Network Management
2 6 (27.27%) Network Design
3 4 (18.18%) CRM
4 3 (13.64%) Service Management
4 3 (13.64%) Product Management
5 1 (4.55%) Customer Engagement
5 1 (4.55%) OO
5 1 (4.55%) Capacity Management
5 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (4.55%) Mentoring
5 1 (4.55%) Scrum
5 1 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.55%) OOD
5 1 (4.55%) Software Engineering
5 1 (4.55%) Incident Management
5 1 (4.55%) Requirements Management
5 1 (4.55%) Business Development
5 1 (4.55%) Problem Management
5 1 (4.55%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.09%) SQL
2 1 (4.55%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) CCNP
1 4 (18.18%) CCNA
1 4 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (13.64%) Degree
3 1 (4.55%) MCSE
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.55%) Avaya Certification
3 1 (4.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (4.55%) vCloud
Vendors
1 2 (9.09%) VMware
2 1 (4.55%) Huawei
2 1 (4.55%) Brocade
2 1 (4.55%) Veeam
2 1 (4.55%) Zerto
2 1 (4.55%) Cisco
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.55%) HP
2 1 (4.55%) Dell
2 1 (4.55%) Avaya
2 1 (4.55%) Juniper
2 1 (4.55%) Ericsson
2 1 (4.55%) Nokia
2 1 (4.55%) Anite
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Salary: to £40k + stock options
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £17000 - £18000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
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Salary: £31,804 - 35,494 per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago