The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Hertfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
4G
Rank 139 132 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Permanent jobs citing 4G 6 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.24% 0.28% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.06% 1.13% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 0
Average salary £65,250 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+86.42% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £53,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-24.52% +17.77%
Communications & Networking Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
567 529 585
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 22.90% 24.86% 22.07%
Number of salaries quoted 455 348 441
Average salary £46,000 £42,500 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.23% +3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
4G
East of England

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 30 July 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 - 6 £65,250 - 1
4G
East of England

4G
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 67 (68.37%) Telecoms
2 60 (61.22%) Erlang
3 51 (52.04%) Network Architecture
4 43 (43.88%) SIGTRAN
5 41 (41.84%) SS7
6 30 (30.61%) TCAP
6 30 (30.61%) INAP
7 15 (15.31%) LTE
8 14 (14.29%) Radio Access Network
9 13 (13.27%) Linux
9 13 (13.27%) 3G
10 12 (12.24%) Solaris
11 11 (11.22%) 2G
12 8 (8.16%) GSM
13 7 (7.14%) UMTS
13 7 (7.14%) Broadband
14 6 (6.12%) Security Cleared
14 6 (6.12%) Finance
14 6 (6.12%) Project Management
15 5 (5.10%) 3GPP
15 5 (5.10%) Java
15 5 (5.10%) Android
16 4 (4.08%) Demand Management
16 4 (4.08%) Apple iOS
16 4 (4.08%) Mobile Device Management
16 4 (4.08%) Smartphone
16 4 (4.08%) Risk Analysis
16 4 (4.08%) Degree
16 4 (4.08%) Network Design
16 4 (4.08%) MS PowerPoint

4G
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 (2.04%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 4 (4.08%) MS PowerPoint
1 4 (4.08%) MS Office
1 4 (4.08%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 43 (43.88%) SIGTRAN
2 41 (41.84%) SS7
3 30 (30.61%) TCAP
3 30 (30.61%) INAP
4 15 (15.31%) LTE
5 14 (14.29%) Radio Access Network
6 13 (13.27%) 3G
7 11 (11.22%) 2G
8 8 (8.16%) GSM
9 7 (7.14%) UMTS
9 7 (7.14%) Broadband
10 5 (5.10%) 3GPP
11 4 (4.08%) GPRS
11 4 (4.08%) WCDMA
12 3 (3.06%) LAN
13 2 (2.04%) SCTP
13 2 (2.04%) GGSN
13 2 (2.04%) SGSN
13 2 (2.04%) Wireshark
13 2 (2.04%) DWDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.02%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 1 (1.02%) Git (software)
General
1 67 (68.37%) Telecoms
2 6 (6.12%) Finance
3 4 (4.08%) Law
4 3 (3.06%) Advertising
5 1 (1.02%) Billing
Job Titles
1 35 (35.71%) Designer
2 19 (19.39%) Developer
2 19 (19.39%) Senior Developer
3 18 (18.37%) Test Engineer
4 17 (17.35%) Senior Test Engineer
5 9 (9.18%) Support Engineer
6 7 (7.14%) Senior Designer
6 7 (7.14%) Integration Engineer
6 7 (7.14%) Test and Integration Engineer
7 6 (6.12%) Senior Integration Engineer
7 6 (6.12%) Architect
8 4 (4.08%) Principal Engineer
8 4 (4.08%) Technical Architect
9 2 (2.04%) Core Network Engineer
9 2 (2.04%) Technical Design Authority
9 2 (2.04%) Delivery Manager
9 2 (2.04%) Senior Network Engineer
9 2 (2.04%) Network Designer
9 2 (2.04%) Principle Engineer
9 2 (2.04%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.04%) HTML5
1 2 (2.04%) REST
1 2 (2.04%) CSS3
1 2 (2.04%) jQuery
1 2 (2.04%) CSS
1 2 (2.04%) HTML
2 1 (1.02%) Google Maps API
2 1 (1.02%) JNI
2 1 (1.02%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.08%) Smartphone
1 4 (4.08%) Blackberry
2 2 (2.04%) PKI
3 1 (1.02%) Statistics
3 1 (1.02%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 13 (13.27%) Linux
2 12 (12.24%) Solaris
3 5 (5.10%) Android
4 4 (4.08%) Apple iOS
4 4 (4.08%) Windows
5 1 (1.02%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (52.04%) Network Architecture
2 6 (6.12%) Project Management
3 4 (4.08%) Demand Management
3 4 (4.08%) Mobile Device Management
3 4 (4.08%) Risk Analysis
3 4 (4.08%) Network Design
3 4 (4.08%) Service Management
4 3 (3.06%) Risk Management
4 3 (3.06%) B2B
4 3 (3.06%) System Testing
5 2 (2.04%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (2.04%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (2.04%) Programme Management
5 2 (2.04%) Supplier Management
5 2 (2.04%) Software Engineering
5 2 (2.04%) Use Case
5 2 (2.04%) Resource Management
5 2 (2.04%) Load Balancing
5 2 (2.04%) E-Commerce
5 2 (2.04%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 60 (61.22%) Erlang
2 5 (5.10%) Java
3 1 (1.02%) C++
3 1 (1.02%) Python
3 1 (1.02%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 6 (6.12%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.02%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.02%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (2.04%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
1 2 (2.04%) hybris
1 2 (2.04%) Ericsson
2 1 (1.02%) VMware
2 1 (1.02%) SAP
2 1 (1.02%) Cisco
2 1 (1.02%) HP
2 1 (1.02%) Agilent
2 1 (1.02%) Google
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
EE
Salary: £Competitive+benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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EE
Salary: Competitive+benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
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Posted: 15 days ago
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Salary: Competitive+benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
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