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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
2G
Rank 73 57 68
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +11
Permanent jobs citing 2G 2 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 0.27% 0.38% 0.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.32% 1.74% 2.22%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -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
152 115 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 20.62% 21.99% 20.27%
Number of salaries quoted 130 97 127
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £28,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £65,000
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 18 December 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 3 (100.00%) 3G
1 3 (100.00%) 4G
2 2 (66.67%) PRINCE
2 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 2 (66.67%) Customer Insight
2 2 (66.67%) Business Development
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (66.67%) PMI
2 2 (66.67%) PMI Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) Huawei
3 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (33.33%) Validation
3 1 (33.33%) Ericsson
3 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (33.33%) Telnet
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) Perl
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) Business Objects
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) XML

2G
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 (33.33%) MS Office
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) 3G
1 3 (100.00%) 4G
2 1 (33.33%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (33.33%) Telnet
2 1 (33.33%) LTE
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) SNMP
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (33.33%) BusinessObjects XI
1 1 (33.33%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Project Manager
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Manager
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Database Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) UNIX
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (66.67%) Business Development
1 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 2 (66.67%) Customer Insight
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) Dimensional Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) Validation
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) C++
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) Perl
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 2 (66.67%) PMI Certification
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) Business Objects
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Nortel
1 1 (33.33%) Ericsson
1 1 (33.33%) Huawei
1 1 (33.33%) Greenplum
1 1 (33.33%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
1 1 (33.33%) Talend