The table below looks at the statistics for 3G skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 3G over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
3G
Rank 130 121 157
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +36
Permanent jobs citing 3G 10 9 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.42% 0.44% 0.35%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.00% 1.79% 1.55%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 9
Average salary £65,250 £48,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.84% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £37,750 £41,300
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £59,750 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,250 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-23.88% +12.50%
3G
East of England

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

Communications & Networking Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
499 503 645
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 20.71% 24.75% 22.62%
Number of salaries quoted 394 329 485
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

3G
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

3G Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

3G
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

3G Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

3G
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 3G within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 21 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
Hemel Hempstead -5 9 £65,250 +4.40%
3G
East of England

3G
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing 3G 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 3G.

1 11 (91.67%) 2G
2 10 (83.33%) 4G
3 7 (58.33%) Windows
3 7 (58.33%) Blackberry
3 7 (58.33%) Smartphone
3 7 (58.33%) Android
3 7 (58.33%) Apple iOS
3 7 (58.33%) Mobile Device Management
4 5 (41.67%) Finance
4 5 (41.67%) Degree
4 5 (41.67%) Resource Management
4 5 (41.67%) Security Cleared
5 4 (33.33%) Telecoms
5 4 (33.33%) LTE
6 3 (25.00%) 3GPP
6 3 (25.00%) Network Architecture
7 2 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (16.67%) Network Design
7 2 (16.67%) Agilent
7 2 (16.67%) Wireshark
7 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 1 (8.33%) Perl
8 1 (8.33%) UNIX
8 1 (8.33%) Linux
8 1 (8.33%) UMTS
8 1 (8.33%) VPN
8 1 (8.33%) ISUP
8 1 (8.33%) INAP
8 1 (8.33%) Service Management
8 1 (8.33%) Change Management

3G
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing 3G 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 3G. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 11 (91.67%) 2G
2 10 (83.33%) 4G
3 4 (33.33%) LTE
4 3 (25.00%) 3GPP
5 2 (16.67%) Wireshark
5 2 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (8.33%) Radio Access Network
6 1 (8.33%) GGSN
6 1 (8.33%) SGSN
6 1 (8.33%) NGN
6 1 (8.33%) UMTS
6 1 (8.33%) VPN
6 1 (8.33%) ISUP
6 1 (8.33%) INAP
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 4 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (8.33%) Advertising
3 1 (8.33%) Billing
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Architect
2 7 (58.33%) Technical Architect
3 5 (41.67%) Technical Design Authority
4 2 (16.67%) Test Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (16.67%) Integration Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Solutions Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Test and Integration Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Integration Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Core Network Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Operations Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Service Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Network Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Test Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Service Operations Manager
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) Blackberry
1 7 (58.33%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Windows
1 7 (58.33%) Android
1 7 (58.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (8.33%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Mobile Device Management
2 5 (41.67%) Resource Management
3 3 (25.00%) Network Architecture
4 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (16.67%) Network Design
5 1 (8.33%) Supplier Management
5 1 (8.33%) Service Management
5 1 (8.33%) Change Management
5 1 (8.33%) Migration
5 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
5 1 (8.33%) Integration Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) Degree
1 5 (41.67%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Agilent
2 1 (8.33%) Nokia Solutions and Networks