The table below looks at the statistics for NGN skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NGN over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Next Generation Network (NGN)
Rank 878 932 943
Rank change year-on-year
+54 +11
Permanent jobs citing NGN 14 5 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.015% 0.005% 0.026%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.088% 0.027% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 20
Median salary £73,750 - £44,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 - £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 - £47,350
UK excluding London median salary £75,000 £75,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +92.30%
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
15833 18307 19639
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.23% 17.90% 17.55%
Number of salaries quoted 13268 14778 15763
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

NGN
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing NGN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 29 May 2016.

NGN Salary Histogram in England

NGN
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NGN within the England region over the 3 months to 29 May 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
East of England - 5 £75,000 -
London - 4 £35,000 - 1
South East +31 3 - -
West Midlands - 2 £25,000 -
NGN
UK

NGN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, IT jobs citing NGN 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 NGN.

1 30 (54.55%) Degree
2 26 (47.27%) Telecoms
3 19 (34.55%) Finance
3 19 (34.55%) SS7
4 18 (32.73%) Network Security
5 14 (25.45%) Computer Science
5 14 (25.45%) Presales
6 13 (23.64%) Intelligent Network
6 13 (23.64%) Unified Communications
7 12 (21.82%) Java
7 12 (21.82%) J2EE
7 12 (21.82%) WAN
7 12 (21.82%) Network Architecture
7 12 (21.82%) LTE
7 12 (21.82%) Requirements Analysis
7 12 (21.82%) VoLTE
7 12 (21.82%) Data Centre
8 11 (20.00%) Statistics
8 11 (20.00%) Packet Switching
8 11 (20.00%) DWDM
8 11 (20.00%) MPLS
8 11 (20.00%) VoIP
9 10 (18.18%) LAN
9 10 (18.18%) VPN
9 10 (18.18%) Infrastructure Management
10 9 (16.36%) SLA
10 9 (16.36%) Oracle
10 9 (16.36%) Avaya
11 8 (14.55%) Asset Management
11 8 (14.55%) HP

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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 6 (10.91%) CMS
2 3 (5.45%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Payment Gateway
Communications & Networking
1 19 (34.55%) SS7
2 18 (32.73%) Network Security
3 13 (23.64%) Intelligent Network
3 13 (23.64%) Unified Communications
4 12 (21.82%) LTE
4 12 (21.82%) VoLTE
4 12 (21.82%) WAN
5 11 (20.00%) DWDM
5 11 (20.00%) MPLS
5 11 (20.00%) Packet Switching
5 11 (20.00%) VoIP
6 10 (18.18%) LAN
6 10 (18.18%) VPN
7 7 (12.73%) CDMA
7 7 (12.73%) GPRS
7 7 (12.73%) GSM
7 7 (12.73%) ISDN
7 7 (12.73%) MGCP
7 7 (12.73%) UMTS
7 7 (12.73%) WCDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.73%) Oracle Database
2 2 (3.64%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.82%) Relational Database
General
1 26 (47.27%) Telecoms
2 19 (34.55%) Finance
3 4 (7.27%) Financial Institution
3 4 (7.27%) Retail
4 3 (5.45%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.82%) French Language
5 1 (1.82%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (23.64%) Support Engineer
2 12 (21.82%) Consultant
2 12 (21.82%) Presales Consultant
2 12 (21.82%) VoLTE Consultant
3 9 (16.36%) Technical Engineer
4 8 (14.55%) C++ Developer
4 8 (14.55%) Developer
5 7 (12.73%) C Developer
5 7 (12.73%) C/C++ Developer
5 7 (12.73%) Technical Support
5 7 (12.73%) Technical Support Engineer
6 6 (10.91%) Voice Engineer
6 6 (10.91%) Voice Support Engineer
7 5 (9.09%) Graduate
7 5 (9.09%) Graduate C++ Developer
7 5 (9.09%) Graduate Developer
7 5 (9.09%) Junior
7 5 (9.09%) Junior C Developer
7 5 (9.09%) Junior C++ Developer
7 5 (9.09%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (21.82%) J2EE
2 2 (3.64%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (25.45%) Computer Science
2 12 (21.82%) Data Centre
3 11 (20.00%) Statistics
4 8 (14.55%) Data Structures
5 7 (12.73%) Algorithms
6 4 (7.27%) Equities
6 4 (7.27%) Fixed Income
7 3 (5.45%) IVR
8 1 (1.82%) CCTV
8 1 (1.82%) Clustering
8 1 (1.82%) Driving Licence
8 1 (1.82%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (1.82%) Handset
8 1 (1.82%) IPTV
8 1 (1.82%) STB
Operating Systems
1 8 (14.55%) Unix
2 7 (12.73%) Solaris
3 4 (7.27%) Linux
4 2 (3.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (25.45%) Presales
2 12 (21.82%) Network Architecture
2 12 (21.82%) Requirements Analysis
3 10 (18.18%) Infrastructure Management
4 8 (14.55%) Asset Management
4 8 (14.55%) ITIL
5 7 (12.73%) Data Analysis
5 7 (12.73%) Software Engineering
6 6 (10.91%) Change Control
6 6 (10.91%) Change Management
6 6 (10.91%) Coaching
7 4 (7.27%) Deep Packet Inspection
7 4 (7.27%) Security Architecture
8 3 (5.45%) Fault Analysis
8 3 (5.45%) High Availability
9 2 (3.64%) Network Design
9 2 (3.64%) Product Management
9 2 (3.64%) Release Management
9 2 (3.64%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (3.64%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 12 (21.82%) Java
2 8 (14.55%) C
2 8 (14.55%) C++
3 4 (7.27%) SQL
4 1 (1.82%) Python
4 1 (1.82%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 30 (54.55%) Degree
2 4 (7.27%) CCIE
2 4 (7.27%) CCNP
2 4 (7.27%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (7.27%) CISM
2 4 (7.27%) CISSP
3 3 (5.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (16.36%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (10.91%) Firmware
2 3 (5.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.82%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (1.82%) Docker
Vendors
1 9 (16.36%) Avaya
1 9 (16.36%) Oracle
2 8 (14.55%) HP
3 7 (12.73%) Sybase
4 6 (10.91%) Cisco
4 6 (10.91%) LANDesk
5 3 (5.45%) Microsoft
5 3 (5.45%) Mitel
5 3 (5.45%) VMware
6 2 (3.64%) Ericsson
6 2 (3.64%) Nokia
6 2 (3.64%) Nortel