The table below looks at the statistics for 2G skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 2G over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
2G
Rank 191 184 188
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +4
Permanent jobs citing 2G 3 2 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.075% 0.050% 0.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.32% 0.24% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 7
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-37.77% -
2G
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
949 846 1190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 23.68% 20.98% 28.97%
Number of salaries quoted 804 709 980
Average salary £42,000 £37,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% -8.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,600 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

2G
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

2G Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

2G
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

2G Salary Trend in Hampshire

2G
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 2G within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. 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
Southampton - 3 £50,000 -
2G
South East

2G
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 5 (100.00%) 3G
2 4 (80.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) 4G
3 3 (60.00%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (60.00%) Signal Processing
3 3 (60.00%) MFC
3 3 (60.00%) STL
3 3 (60.00%) C#
3 3 (60.00%) C++
3 3 (60.00%) UML
3 3 (60.00%) EMC
3 3 (60.00%) Bluetooth
3 3 (60.00%) Handset
3 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (60.00%) Business Development
3 3 (60.00%) Degree
3 3 (60.00%) ZigBee
3 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (20.00%) C
5 1 (20.00%) Digital Media
5 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
5 1 (20.00%) Android
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (20.00%) CentOS
5 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (20.00%) SIGTRAN
5 1 (20.00%) GSM
5 1 (20.00%) ISDN

2G
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) 3G
2 4 (80.00%) 4G
3 3 (60.00%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (60.00%) Bluetooth
3 3 (60.00%) ZigBee
4 1 (20.00%) SIGTRAN
4 1 (20.00%) GSM
4 1 (20.00%) ISDN
4 1 (20.00%) VoIP
4 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (20.00%) SS7
General
1 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Architect
1 3 (60.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Test Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Field Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) MFC
1 3 (60.00%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Handset
2 1 (20.00%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (20.00%) Android
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (20.00%) CentOS
1 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Signal Processing
1 3 (60.00%) UML
1 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (60.00%) Business Development
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) C++
3 1 (20.00%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
1 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) EMC
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat