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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Next Generation Network (NGN)
Rank 844 821 858
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +37
Permanent jobs citing NGN 19 36 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.019% 0.037% 0.014%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.10% 0.21% 0.069%
Number of salaries quoted 5 28 13
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -26.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,400 £24,013 £43,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £61,500 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £56,250 £35,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+60.71% -22.22%
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
18163 16838 20270
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 18.21% 17.18% 20.08%
Number of salaries quoted 14710 13238 16651
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £62,500
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 27 February 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 27 February 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 -18 11 £62,500 +78.57%
London +16 7 £45,000 -25.00% 1
East of England -5 1 £50,000 -23.07% 1
NGN
UK

NGN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 38 (73.08%) Telecoms
2 29 (55.77%) Service Management
3 26 (50.00%) Wireless
4 23 (44.23%) ATM
5 22 (42.31%) Broadband
5 22 (42.31%) DSLAM
6 21 (40.38%) Product Management
7 19 (36.54%) Marketing
8 17 (32.69%) SDH
9 16 (30.77%) CDMA
9 16 (30.77%) UMTS
10 15 (28.85%) Huawei
11 14 (26.92%) CRM
12 13 (25.00%) Windows
13 11 (21.15%) SS7
13 11 (21.15%) SIGTRAN
14 10 (19.23%) UNIX
15 9 (17.31%) 3GPP
15 9 (17.31%) GPRS
15 9 (17.31%) Sybase
15 9 (17.31%) WCDMA
15 9 (17.31%) Ericsson
15 9 (17.31%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
16 7 (13.46%) Analytics
16 7 (13.46%) Business Intelligence
17 6 (11.54%) IPTV
17 6 (11.54%) STB
18 5 (9.62%) Requirements Management
18 5 (9.62%) Degree
18 5 (9.62%) WAN

NGN
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 3 (5.77%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (50.00%) Wireless
2 23 (44.23%) ATM
3 22 (42.31%) Broadband
3 22 (42.31%) DSLAM
4 17 (32.69%) SDH
5 16 (30.77%) CDMA
5 16 (30.77%) UMTS
6 11 (21.15%) SS7
6 11 (21.15%) SIGTRAN
7 9 (17.31%) GPRS
7 9 (17.31%) 3GPP
7 9 (17.31%) WCDMA
8 5 (9.62%) WAN
9 4 (7.69%) Firewall
10 3 (5.77%) VLAN
10 3 (5.77%) MPLS
10 3 (5.77%) DNS
10 3 (5.77%) IPv4
10 3 (5.77%) IPv6
10 3 (5.77%) LAN
General
1 38 (73.08%) Telecoms
2 19 (36.54%) Marketing
3 1 (1.92%) Advertising
3 1 (1.92%) Billing
Job Titles
1 22 (42.31%) Account Manager
2 9 (17.31%) CS Core Engineer
3 5 (9.62%) Junior Account Manager
3 5 (9.62%) Junior
4 4 (7.69%) Enterprise Account Manager
5 3 (5.77%) Telecoms Business Analyst
5 3 (5.77%) Analyst
5 3 (5.77%) Consultant
5 3 (5.77%) Architect
5 3 (5.77%) Project Manager
5 3 (5.77%) Business Analyst
6 2 (3.85%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (3.85%) Business Consultant
6 2 (3.85%) Telecoms Project Manager
7 1 (1.92%) Coordinator
7 1 (1.92%) Senior Account Manager
7 1 (1.92%) OSS Architect
7 1 (1.92%) Voice Engineer
7 1 (1.92%) Senior Voice Engineer
7 1 (1.92%) CRM Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.85%) Doctrine
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.54%) STB
1 6 (11.54%) IPTV
2 3 (5.77%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (5.77%) User Experience
3 2 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.92%) IVR
4 1 (1.92%) Statistics
4 1 (1.92%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 13 (25.00%) Windows
2 10 (19.23%) UNIX
3 1 (1.92%) Android
3 1 (1.92%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.92%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (55.77%) Service Management
2 21 (40.38%) Product Management
3 14 (26.92%) CRM
4 7 (13.46%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (13.46%) Analytics
5 5 (9.62%) Requirements Management
6 4 (7.69%) Service Delivery
6 4 (7.69%) Migration
7 3 (5.77%) Six Sigma
7 3 (5.77%) PRINCE2
7 3 (5.77%) UML
7 3 (5.77%) Project Management
7 3 (5.77%) Business Analysis
7 3 (5.77%) Customer Engagement
7 3 (5.77%) BPMN
8 2 (3.85%) Validation
8 2 (3.85%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (1.92%) Time Management
9 1 (1.92%) Business Development
9 1 (1.92%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.92%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (9.62%) Degree
2 3 (5.77%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (3.85%) CCIE
3 2 (3.85%) CCDP
4 1 (1.92%) CCNP
4 1 (1.92%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.92%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (5.77%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.92%) Netcool
Vendors
1 15 (28.85%) Huawei
2 9 (17.31%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 9 (17.31%) Ericsson
2 9 (17.31%) Sybase
3 3 (5.77%) Cisco
3 3 (5.77%) VMware
4 2 (3.85%) Citrix
4 2 (3.85%) NetApp
5 1 (1.92%) BT
5 1 (1.92%) Avaya
5 1 (1.92%) Juniper
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