The table below looks at the statistics for 2G skills in IT jobs advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 2G over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
2G
Rank 71 80 82
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +2
Permanent jobs citing 2G 1 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 0.16% 0.39% 0.53%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.84% 2.08% 3.03%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-30.00% -11.11%
2G
Surrey

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Guildford region.

Communications & Networking Category
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
119 144 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 19.51% 18.53% 17.39%
Number of salaries quoted 108 121 121
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

2G
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing 2G across the Guildford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

2G Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

2G
Salary Trend in Guildford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing 2G across the Guildford region.

2G Salary Trend in Guildford

2G
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Guildford region citing 2G 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 2G.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Business Objects
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) SNMP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Nortel
1 1 (100.00%) Ericsson
1 1 (100.00%) 3G
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Telnet
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (100.00%) Huawei
1 1 (100.00%) Greenplum
1 1 (100.00%) BusinessObjects XI

2G
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Guildford region citing 2G 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 2G. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) SNMP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) 3G
1 1 (100.00%) Telnet
1 1 (100.00%) LTE
1 1 (100.00%) 4G
1 1 (100.00%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (100.00%) BusinessObjects XI
1 1 (100.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Talend Open Studio
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Dimensional Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Business Objects
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Nortel
1 1 (100.00%) Ericsson
1 1 (100.00%) Huawei
1 1 (100.00%) Greenplum
1 1 (100.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
1 1 (100.00%) Talend