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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
3G
Rank 556 552 580
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +28
Permanent jobs citing 3G 73 75 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.17% 0.16% 0.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.05% 0.97% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 61 60 41
Average salary £45,000 £48,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £32,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+38.46% -27.77%
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
6970 7711 7130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 15.89% 16.77% 16.27%
Number of salaries quoted 5963 6366 5968
Average salary £51,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 +16 12 £32,500 -23.52%
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 £55,000 -
Croydon - 1 £23,533 -
3G
England

3G
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 57 (48.31%) 4G
2 47 (39.83%) Telecoms
3 45 (38.14%) 2G
4 36 (30.51%) Degree
5 35 (29.66%) Cisco
6 34 (28.81%) Firewall
7 32 (27.12%) ITIL
8 30 (25.42%) ADSL
8 30 (25.42%) MPLS
9 28 (23.73%) Juniper
9 28 (23.73%) Network Architecture
10 26 (22.03%) Cisco Certification
10 26 (22.03%) Windows
11 25 (21.19%) Linux
11 25 (21.19%) VPN
11 25 (21.19%) Ethernet
11 25 (21.19%) OSPF
11 25 (21.19%) BGP
11 25 (21.19%) Fortinet
11 25 (21.19%) Cisco ASA
12 24 (20.34%) SS7
13 22 (18.64%) CCNA
14 21 (17.80%) Citrix
14 21 (17.80%) Internet
14 21 (17.80%) UNIX
14 21 (17.80%) HSRP
15 18 (15.25%) EIGRP
15 18 (15.25%) RTP
15 18 (15.25%) Blackberry
15 18 (15.25%) SNMP

3G
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 7 (5.93%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 6 (5.08%) MS Exchange
3 4 (3.39%) WorkSite
4 3 (2.54%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
5 2 (1.69%) IIS
5 2 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 14 (11.86%) MS Office
2 11 (9.32%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.69%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.69%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (2.54%) CSG Singleview
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.78%) Office 365
2 3 (2.54%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.85%) SaaS
3 1 (0.85%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 57 (48.31%) 4G
2 45 (38.14%) 2G
3 34 (28.81%) Firewall
4 30 (25.42%) ADSL
4 30 (25.42%) MPLS
5 25 (21.19%) OSPF
5 25 (21.19%) BGP
5 25 (21.19%) VPN
5 25 (21.19%) Ethernet
5 25 (21.19%) Cisco ASA
6 24 (20.34%) SS7
7 21 (17.80%) Internet
7 21 (17.80%) HSRP
8 18 (15.25%) EIGRP
8 18 (15.25%) RTP
8 18 (15.25%) SNMP
9 14 (11.86%) UMTS
9 14 (11.86%) Broadband
9 14 (11.86%) GSM
10 13 (11.02%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.93%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.08%) MySQL
2 6 (5.08%) Oracle Database
3 3 (2.54%) Relational Database
3 3 (2.54%) Oracle Exadata
3 3 (2.54%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (2.54%) RDBMS
4 2 (1.69%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (1.69%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (1.69%) BODI
4 2 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.69%) MS Access
4 2 (1.69%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.85%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (1.69%) CppUnit
General
1 47 (39.83%) Telecoms
2 9 (7.63%) Billing
3 7 (5.93%) Finance
4 6 (5.08%) Games
4 6 (5.08%) Retail
5 5 (4.24%) Law
6 4 (3.39%) Legal
6 4 (3.39%) Financial Institution
7 3 (2.54%) Banking
7 3 (2.54%) Advertising
8 1 (0.85%) French Language
8 1 (0.85%) German Language
8 1 (0.85%) Electronics
8 1 (0.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 24 (20.34%) Network Engineer
2 21 (17.80%) Implementation Engineer
3 19 (16.10%) Architect
4 16 (13.56%) Network Implementation Engineer
5 13 (11.02%) Analyst
6 12 (10.17%) Network Architect
7 9 (7.63%) Support Analyst
8 8 (6.78%) Junior
9 7 (5.93%) Solutions Architect
9 7 (5.93%) Design Engineer
9 7 (5.93%) Junior Network Engineer
10 6 (5.08%) Senior Network Engineer
10 6 (5.08%) Test Engineer
10 6 (5.08%) Support Engineer
10 6 (5.08%) Operations Engineer
11 5 (4.24%) IP Engineer
11 5 (4.24%) Developer
11 5 (4.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 5 (4.24%) IT Support Analyst
11 5 (4.24%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.93%) XML
2 3 (2.54%) JMS
2 3 (2.54%) SOAP
2 3 (2.54%) Web Services
2 3 (2.54%) OpenGL
2 3 (2.54%) OpenCL
2 3 (2.54%) OpenGL ES
3 2 (1.69%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 2 (1.69%) .NET
3 2 (1.69%) STL
3 2 (1.69%) POSIX
4 1 (0.85%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (15.25%) Blackberry
2 16 (13.56%) Data Centre
3 8 (6.78%) iPad
3 8 (6.78%) iPhone
4 5 (4.24%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.39%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (2.54%) Visualisation
6 3 (2.54%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.54%) 3D Graphics
7 2 (1.69%) Handset
8 1 (0.85%) Telematics
8 1 (0.85%) Statistics
8 1 (0.85%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.85%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 26 (22.03%) Windows
2 25 (21.19%) Linux
3 21 (17.80%) UNIX
4 17 (14.41%) Solaris
4 17 (14.41%) Windows 7
5 13 (11.02%) Windows XP
6 12 (10.17%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (10.17%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (8.47%) HPUX
8 8 (6.78%) Android
9 6 (5.08%) Windows Vista
10 4 (3.39%) Apple iOS
10 4 (3.39%) Windows 8
11 3 (2.54%) Oracle Linux
11 3 (2.54%) SUSE
11 3 (2.54%) Embedded Linux
11 3 (2.54%) Mac OS X
12 2 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (27.12%) ITIL
2 28 (23.73%) Network Architecture
3 14 (11.86%) Migration
4 13 (11.02%) Change Management
4 13 (11.02%) Validation
4 13 (11.02%) Project Management
5 12 (10.17%) Service Delivery
5 12 (10.17%) Network Design
6 10 (8.47%) Capacity Planning
6 10 (8.47%) Root Cause Analysis
7 9 (7.63%) Problem Management
8 8 (6.78%) Fault Management
8 8 (6.78%) Change Control
9 7 (5.93%) User Acceptance Testing
9 7 (5.93%) Software Engineering
10 6 (5.08%) Disaster Recovery
11 5 (4.24%) PRINCE2
11 5 (4.24%) CRM
11 5 (4.24%) Continuous Improvement
12 4 (3.39%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 13 (11.02%) Shell Script
2 9 (7.63%) SQL
3 8 (6.78%) C++
3 8 (6.78%) Java
4 4 (3.39%) Perl
4 4 (3.39%) Python
4 4 (3.39%) Tcl
4 4 (3.39%) Ruby
5 3 (2.54%) C
5 3 (2.54%) C#
Qualifications
1 36 (30.51%) Degree
2 26 (22.03%) Cisco Certification
3 22 (18.64%) CCNA
4 6 (5.08%) CCNP
5 4 (3.39%) CCDA
5 4 (3.39%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.69%) CCVP
6 2 (1.69%) CITP
6 2 (1.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.69%) CCIP
6 2 (1.69%) MCSE
7 1 (0.85%) CCIE
7 1 (0.85%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.24%) SLA
2 1 (0.85%) QA
System Software
1 13 (11.02%) Active Directory
1 13 (11.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (4.24%) Hyper-V
2 5 (4.24%) Terminal Services
3 4 (3.39%) VirtualBox
4 3 (2.54%) XenDesktop
5 2 (1.69%) Forefront TMG
5 2 (1.69%) ISA Server
5 2 (1.69%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (3.39%) AirWatch
2 3 (2.54%) Cacti
3 2 (1.69%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 2 (1.69%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.85%) SCCM
4 1 (0.85%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 35 (29.66%) Cisco
2 28 (23.73%) Juniper
3 25 (21.19%) Fortinet
4 21 (17.80%) Citrix
5 18 (15.25%) Microsoft
6 13 (11.02%) HP
6 13 (11.02%) VMware
6 13 (11.02%) Huawei
7 8 (6.78%) Apple
8 7 (5.93%) Oracle
9 5 (4.24%) Avaya
9 5 (4.24%) CheckPoint
9 5 (4.24%) Remedy
9 5 (4.24%) McAfee
9 5 (4.24%) Sophos
9 5 (4.24%) SolarWinds
9 5 (4.24%) MobileIron
10 4 (3.39%) Assembla
11 3 (2.54%) F5
11 3 (2.54%) Crossbeam
London
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Salary: £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
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Salary: £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
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London
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Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + good bens
Posted: 25 days ago