The table below looks at the statistics for 3G skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 3G over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
3G
Rank 568 578 576
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -2
Permanent jobs citing 3G 44 50 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.10% 0.12% 0.073%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.59% 0.74% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 37 21 23
Average salary £52,500 £37,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.89% -29.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,100 £21,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £58,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
3G
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 London region.

Communications & Networking Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
7413 6764 8400
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 17.62% 15.72% 19.05%
Number of salaries quoted 6197 5463 7034
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

3G
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

3G Jobs Demand Trend in London

3G
Salary Trend in London

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

3G Salary Trend in London

3G
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing 3G across the London region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

3G Salary Histogram in London

3G
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 3G within the London region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. 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
City of London +8 16 £49,250 +61.47% 2
3G
England

3G
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 62 (63.92%) Telecoms
2 47 (48.45%) 4G
3 45 (46.39%) 2G
4 33 (34.02%) Windows
5 29 (29.90%) Degree
6 28 (28.87%) Network Architecture
7 27 (27.84%) VPN
8 25 (25.77%) Blackberry
9 23 (23.71%) Finance
10 21 (21.65%) Internet
11 20 (20.62%) SS7
12 19 (19.59%) Citrix
12 19 (19.59%) Windows 7
13 18 (18.56%) MVNO
14 15 (15.46%) Linux
14 15 (15.46%) SQL
15 14 (14.43%) ITIL
15 14 (14.43%) Cisco
15 14 (14.43%) iPhone
15 14 (14.43%) Wireless
16 13 (13.40%) Java
16 13 (13.40%) Oracle
17 12 (12.37%) Lotus
17 12 (12.37%) Microsoft
17 12 (12.37%) IBM Notes
17 12 (12.37%) ADSL
17 12 (12.37%) Software Engineering
17 12 (12.37%) Huawei
17 12 (12.37%) iPad
18 11 (11.34%) LTE

3G
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 12 (12.37%) IBM Notes
2 8 (8.25%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
3 5 (5.15%) WorkSite
3 5 (5.15%) Apache Spark
4 2 (2.06%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.03%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.03%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.03%) Lync
5 1 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 11 (11.34%) MS Excel
2 8 (8.25%) MS Office
3 5 (5.15%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.03%) CSG Singleview
1 1 (1.03%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.06%) SaaS
2 1 (1.03%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 47 (48.45%) 4G
2 45 (46.39%) 2G
3 27 (27.84%) VPN
4 21 (21.65%) Internet
5 20 (20.62%) SS7
6 18 (18.56%) MVNO
7 14 (14.43%) Wireless
8 12 (12.37%) ADSL
9 11 (11.34%) Firewall
9 11 (11.34%) LTE
10 10 (10.31%) MPLS
10 10 (10.31%) Ethernet
11 9 (9.28%) BGP
11 9 (9.28%) Radio Access Network
12 8 (8.25%) TCP/IP
13 7 (7.22%) Cisco ASA
13 7 (7.22%) HSRP
13 7 (7.22%) EIGRP
13 7 (7.22%) RTP
13 7 (7.22%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.28%) Oracle Database
2 5 (5.15%) Hadoop
2 5 (5.15%) Big Data
3 1 (1.03%) DTS
3 1 (1.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 62 (63.92%) Telecoms
2 23 (23.71%) Finance
3 10 (10.31%) Banking
4 9 (9.28%) Billing
4 9 (9.28%) Marketing
5 8 (8.25%) Legal
6 3 (3.09%) Law
7 2 (2.06%) Investment Banking
7 2 (2.06%) Electronics
7 2 (2.06%) Advertising
8 1 (1.03%) Manufacturing
8 1 (1.03%) German Language
Job Titles
1 13 (13.40%) Operations Manager
2 12 (12.37%) Architect
3 10 (10.31%) Analyst
4 9 (9.28%) Support Specialist
4 9 (9.28%) Network Architect
5 6 (6.19%) Support Analyst
6 5 (5.15%) Consultant
6 5 (5.15%) Product Manager
6 5 (5.15%) IT Support
7 4 (4.12%) Team Leader
7 4 (4.12%) Technical Leader
7 4 (4.12%) Network Engineer
7 4 (4.12%) Software Engineer
7 4 (4.12%) Project Manager
7 4 (4.12%) IT Support Analyst
8 3 (3.09%) Desktop Engineer
8 3 (3.09%) Service Analyst
8 3 (3.09%) Developer
8 3 (3.09%) Senior Developer
8 3 (3.09%) Network Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.22%) XML
2 5 (5.15%) ActiveMQ
2 5 (5.15%) JSON
2 5 (5.15%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 5 (5.15%) STL
3 2 (2.06%) Web Services
3 2 (2.06%) REST
3 2 (2.06%) J2EE
3 2 (2.06%) SOAP
4 1 (1.03%) HTML
4 1 (1.03%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 25 (25.77%) Blackberry
2 14 (14.43%) iPhone
3 12 (12.37%) iPad
4 11 (11.34%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (8.25%) Smartphone
6 5 (5.15%) Clustering
6 5 (5.15%) Algorithms
7 4 (4.12%) Computer Science
8 2 (2.06%) Management Information System
8 2 (2.06%) Handset
9 1 (1.03%) Client/Server
9 1 (1.03%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (1.03%) Psychology
9 1 (1.03%) Open Source
9 1 (1.03%) Social Media
9 1 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 33 (34.02%) Windows
2 19 (19.59%) Windows 7
3 15 (15.46%) Linux
4 11 (11.34%) UNIX
5 10 (10.31%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (8.25%) Windows XP
7 7 (7.22%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (5.15%) Android
9 2 (2.06%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (1.03%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.03%) BlackBerry OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (28.87%) Network Architecture
2 14 (14.43%) ITIL
3 12 (12.37%) Software Engineering
4 10 (10.31%) Project Management
5 9 (9.28%) Disaster Recovery
5 9 (9.28%) Strategic Planning
5 9 (9.28%) Capacity Planning
6 7 (7.22%) Change Control
6 7 (7.22%) Validation
7 6 (6.19%) OO
7 6 (6.19%) Change Management
7 6 (6.19%) Network Design
8 5 (5.15%) Fault Management
8 5 (5.15%) Multithreading
8 5 (5.15%) Operations Management
8 5 (5.15%) Time Management
8 5 (5.15%) Machine Learning
8 5 (5.15%) Analytics
9 4 (4.12%) CRM
9 4 (4.12%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (15.46%) SQL
2 13 (13.40%) Java
3 9 (9.28%) Shell Script
4 7 (7.22%) C++
5 5 (5.15%) Perl
5 5 (5.15%) Groovy
5 5 (5.15%) Scala
6 2 (2.06%) Python
6 2 (2.06%) C#
7 1 (1.03%) C
7 1 (1.03%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.03%) Tcl
7 1 (1.03%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 29 (29.90%) Degree
2 6 (6.19%) CCNA
2 6 (6.19%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (4.12%) CCDA
4 3 (3.09%) CCNP
4 3 (3.09%) Security Cleared
4 3 (3.09%) VCP4
5 1 (1.03%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (1.03%) HND
5 1 (1.03%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.03%) PMP
5 1 (1.03%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.22%) SLA
2 5 (5.15%) QA
System Software
1 10 (10.31%) Active Directory
2 5 (5.15%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 4 (4.12%) Terminal Services
4 3 (3.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 19 (19.59%) Citrix
2 14 (14.43%) Cisco
3 13 (13.40%) Oracle
4 12 (12.37%) Lotus
4 12 (12.37%) Microsoft
4 12 (12.37%) Huawei
5 9 (9.28%) Juniper
5 9 (9.28%) Ericsson
5 9 (9.28%) Veritas
6 7 (7.22%) Fortinet
7 5 (5.15%) VMware
8 3 (3.09%) LANDesk
9 1 (1.03%) Cerillion
9 1 (1.03%) Comverse
9 1 (1.03%) Facebook
9 1 (1.03%) Twitter
9 1 (1.03%) PeopleSoft
9 1 (1.03%) Progress
9 1 (1.03%) Apple
9 1 (1.03%) Sage
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