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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
4G
Rank 137 97 169
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +72
Permanent jobs citing 4G 6 32 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.26% 1.59% 0.068%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.24% 7.00% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 2
Average salary £70,000 £48,750 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+43.58% +11.42%
UK excluding London average salary £37,740 £52,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-27.42% +15.55%
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
484 457 687
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 20.91% 22.65% 23.34%
Number of salaries quoted 385 316 496
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £27,400
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 4G within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 16 September 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 -10 6 £70,000 +12.00%
4G
East of England

4G
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 59 (67.05%) Telecoms
2 58 (65.91%) Erlang
3 48 (54.55%) Network Architecture
4 43 (48.86%) SIGTRAN
5 41 (46.59%) SS7
6 30 (34.09%) Agile Software Development
6 30 (34.09%) TCAP
6 30 (34.09%) INAP
7 12 (13.64%) Solaris
7 12 (13.64%) Linux
7 12 (13.64%) Radio Access Network
8 9 (10.23%) 3G
8 9 (10.23%) 2G
8 9 (10.23%) Finance
9 7 (7.95%) Smartphone
9 7 (7.95%) Blackberry
9 7 (7.95%) Windows
9 7 (7.95%) Android
9 7 (7.95%) LTE
9 7 (7.95%) Mobile Device Management
9 7 (7.95%) Apple iOS
9 7 (7.95%) Degree
10 6 (6.82%) Project Management
11 5 (5.68%) Resource Management
11 5 (5.68%) Security Cleared
12 4 (4.55%) 3GPP
12 4 (4.55%) Java
12 4 (4.55%) Network Design
13 3 (3.41%) Broadband
13 3 (3.41%) GSM

4G
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.27%) Adobe CQ
Communications & Networking
1 43 (48.86%) SIGTRAN
2 41 (46.59%) SS7
3 30 (34.09%) TCAP
3 30 (34.09%) INAP
4 12 (13.64%) Radio Access Network
5 9 (10.23%) 3G
5 9 (10.23%) 2G
6 7 (7.95%) LTE
7 4 (4.55%) 3GPP
8 3 (3.41%) Broadband
8 3 (3.41%) GSM
8 3 (3.41%) LAN
8 3 (3.41%) UMTS
9 2 (2.27%) DHCP
9 2 (2.27%) RSVP
9 2 (2.27%) DWDM
9 2 (2.27%) MPLS
9 2 (2.27%) OSPF
9 2 (2.27%) GPRS
9 2 (2.27%) LDAP
General
1 59 (67.05%) Telecoms
2 9 (10.23%) Finance
Job Titles
1 33 (37.50%) Designer
2 19 (21.59%) Developer
2 19 (21.59%) Senior Developer
3 12 (13.64%) Test Engineer
3 12 (13.64%) Senior Test Engineer
4 9 (10.23%) Support Engineer
4 9 (10.23%) Architect
5 7 (7.95%) Technical Architect
6 5 (5.68%) Senior Designer
6 5 (5.68%) Technical Design Authority
7 2 (2.27%) Delivery Manager
7 2 (2.27%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (2.27%) Software Engineer
7 2 (2.27%) Principle Engineer
7 2 (2.27%) Network Designer
8 1 (1.14%) Senior Integration Engineer
8 1 (1.14%) Test and Integration Engineer
8 1 (1.14%) Senior Architect
8 1 (1.14%) Senior Manager
8 1 (1.14%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.27%) HTML
1 2 (2.27%) CSS
1 2 (2.27%) jQuery
1 2 (2.27%) REST
1 2 (2.27%) CSS3
1 2 (2.27%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.95%) Smartphone
1 7 (7.95%) Blackberry
2 2 (2.27%) PKI
3 1 (1.14%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 12 (13.64%) Solaris
1 12 (13.64%) Linux
2 7 (7.95%) Windows
2 7 (7.95%) Android
2 7 (7.95%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (54.55%) Network Architecture
2 30 (34.09%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (7.95%) Mobile Device Management
4 6 (6.82%) Project Management
5 5 (5.68%) Resource Management
6 4 (4.55%) Network Design
7 2 (2.27%) E-Commerce
7 2 (2.27%) Data Modelling
7 2 (2.27%) SOA
7 2 (2.27%) Software Engineering
7 2 (2.27%) Supplier Management
7 2 (2.27%) Workflow
7 2 (2.27%) Service Management
7 2 (2.27%) Load Balancing
7 2 (2.27%) Use Case
7 2 (2.27%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 1 (1.14%) Capacity Management
8 1 (1.14%) Black-Box Testing
8 1 (1.14%) Coaching
8 1 (1.14%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 58 (65.91%) Erlang
2 4 (4.55%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (7.95%) Degree
2 5 (5.68%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.14%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (2.27%) Ericsson
1 2 (2.27%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
1 2 (2.27%) hybris
2 1 (1.14%) VMware
2 1 (1.14%) SAP
2 1 (1.14%) Cisco
2 1 (1.14%) HP
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
EE
Salary: £Competitive+benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Borehamwood
Everything Everywhere
Salary: £Competitive+benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
EE
Salary: £Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago