The table below looks at the statistics for 4G skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 4G over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
4G
Rank 153 104 136
Rank change year-on-year
-49 +32
Permanent jobs citing 4G 2 49 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.083% 1.87% 0.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.33% 7.54% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 0
Average salary £38,000 £65,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.76% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -27.27%
4G
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
599 650 596
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 24.85% 24.86% 26.06%
Number of salaries quoted 406 483 406
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,750
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

4G
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing 4G across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

4G Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

4G
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing 4G across the Hertfordshire region.

4G Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

4G
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing 4G 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 4G.

1 2 (66.67%) 3G
2 1 (33.33%) S-PLUS
2 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (33.33%) 2G
2 1 (33.33%) Advertising
2 1 (33.33%) RNC
2 1 (33.33%) Huawei
2 1 (33.33%) VLAN
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) ADSL
2 1 (33.33%) Broadband
2 1 (33.33%) VoIP
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) Ericsson
2 1 (33.33%) Nokia
2 1 (33.33%) Internet

4G
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing 4G 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 4G. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) S-PLUS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) 3G
2 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (33.33%) 2G
2 1 (33.33%) RNC
2 1 (33.33%) VLAN
2 1 (33.33%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (33.33%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (33.33%) ADSL
2 1 (33.33%) Broadband
2 1 (33.33%) VoIP
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Advertising
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Support Technician
1 1 (33.33%) IT Support Technician
1 1 (33.33%) Support Manager
1 1 (33.33%) IT Support Manager
1 1 (33.33%) RAN Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) IT Support
1 1 (33.33%) IT Technician
1 1 (33.33%) Senior RAN Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Ericsson
1 1 (33.33%) Nokia
1 1 (33.33%) Huawei