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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
3G
Rank 99 92 95
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +3
Permanent jobs citing 3G 3 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.28% 0.10% 0.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.55% 0.45% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 1
Average salary £30,000 £47,500 £25,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.84% +84.46%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £33,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+34.32% -25.55%
3G
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 Kent region.

Communications & Networking Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
193 223 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 17.92% 22.37% 19.76%
Number of salaries quoted 180 179 190
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,250 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

3G
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

3G Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

3G
Salary Trend in Kent

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

3G Salary Trend in Kent

3G
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 3 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (66.67%) 4G
2 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (66.67%) Wireless
2 2 (66.67%) Firmware
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) Avaya
3 1 (33.33%) Mac OS X
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) McAfee
3 1 (33.33%) Sophos
3 1 (33.33%) Blackberry
3 1 (33.33%) Terminal Services
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) WorkSite
3 1 (33.33%) iPhone
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) iPad
3 1 (33.33%) Office 365
3 1 (33.33%) Patch Management

3G
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) WorkSite
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (66.67%) Wireless
2 2 (66.67%) 4G
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
General
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Technical Support Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Technical Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Technical Support
3 1 (33.33%) Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Support Technician
3 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Help Desk Technician
3 1 (33.33%) IT Support
3 1 (33.33%) IT Technician
3 1 (33.33%) Desktop Technician
3 1 (33.33%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) IT Support Technician
3 1 (33.33%) IT Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) iPhone
2 1 (33.33%) iPad
2 1 (33.33%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
1 1 (33.33%) Mac OS X
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Patch Management
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Firmware
2 1 (33.33%) Terminal Services
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) Avaya
2 1 (33.33%) McAfee
2 1 (33.33%) Sophos