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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
3G
Rank 562 557 559
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +2
Permanent jobs citing 3G 65 60 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.14% 0.13% 0.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.86% 0.83% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 53 49 60
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,900 £28,850
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £66,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £47,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-12.76% +10.58%
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
7599 7256 8969
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 16.74% 16.21% 18.70%
Number of salaries quoted 6311 6188 7522
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
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 23 October 2014.

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 23 October 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
City of London +25 23 £55,000 +30.95% 3
Twickenham - 1 £35,000 -
3G
England

3G
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, 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 83 (62.88%) Telecoms
2 56 (42.42%) 4G
3 49 (37.12%) 2G
4 34 (25.76%) Degree
4 34 (25.76%) Windows
5 30 (22.73%) Network Architecture
6 28 (21.21%) SS7
7 27 (20.45%) Cisco
8 23 (17.42%) Wireless
8 23 (17.42%) LTE
9 22 (16.67%) VPN
10 21 (15.91%) Broadband
11 20 (15.15%) Microsoft
12 19 (14.39%) Linux
12 19 (14.39%) Radio Access Network
13 18 (13.64%) ADSL
14 17 (12.88%) ITIL
14 17 (12.88%) Windows 7
15 16 (12.12%) Finance
15 16 (12.12%) CCNA
15 16 (12.12%) Cisco Certification
15 16 (12.12%) Internet
15 16 (12.12%) MPLS
16 15 (11.36%) Project Management
16 15 (11.36%) Blackberry
16 15 (11.36%) LAN
17 14 (10.61%) MS Office
17 14 (10.61%) Java
17 14 (10.61%) Windows XP
17 14 (10.61%) MS Excel

3G
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, 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 9 (6.82%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
2 7 (5.30%) IBM Notes
3 6 (4.55%) Apache Spark
3 6 (4.55%) MS Exchange
4 5 (3.79%) WorkSite
5 2 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.76%) Lync
Applications
1 14 (10.61%) MS Office
1 14 (10.61%) MS Excel
2 10 (7.58%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.76%) CSG Singleview
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 56 (42.42%) 4G
2 49 (37.12%) 2G
3 28 (21.21%) SS7
4 23 (17.42%) Wireless
4 23 (17.42%) LTE
5 22 (16.67%) VPN
6 21 (15.91%) Broadband
7 19 (14.39%) Radio Access Network
8 18 (13.64%) ADSL
9 16 (12.12%) Internet
9 16 (12.12%) MPLS
10 15 (11.36%) LAN
11 14 (10.61%) Firewall
12 13 (9.85%) SGSN
12 13 (9.85%) MVNO
13 11 (8.33%) GSM
13 11 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
13 11 (8.33%) GGSN
14 10 (7.58%) GPRS
15 9 (6.82%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (7.58%) Oracle Database
2 6 (4.55%) Big Data
2 6 (4.55%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.76%) DTS
3 1 (0.76%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.52%) JIRA
General
1 83 (62.88%) Telecoms
2 16 (12.12%) Finance
3 12 (9.09%) Billing
4 10 (7.58%) Marketing
5 9 (6.82%) Multimedia
6 8 (6.06%) Banking
7 5 (3.79%) Legal
8 3 (2.27%) Electronics
9 2 (1.52%) German Language
9 2 (1.52%) Advertising
10 1 (0.76%) Front Office
10 1 (0.76%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.76%) Law
Job Titles
1 15 (11.36%) Tester
2 13 (9.85%) Consultant
3 9 (6.82%) Analyst
3 9 (6.82%) Test Manager
3 9 (6.82%) Architect
3 9 (6.82%) Test Engineer
3 9 (6.82%) Lead Tester
4 7 (5.30%) Project Manager
4 7 (5.30%) Network Manager
5 6 (4.55%) Product Manager
5 6 (4.55%) Service Desk Analyst
5 6 (4.55%) Operations Manager
5 6 (4.55%) Service Analyst
6 5 (3.79%) 2nd Line Support
6 5 (3.79%) Support Specialist
6 5 (3.79%) Developer
6 5 (3.79%) Senior Developer
6 5 (3.79%) Technical Leader
6 5 (3.79%) Implementation Engineer
7 4 (3.03%) Business Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.06%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 8 (6.06%) JSON
1 8 (6.06%) ActiveMQ
1 8 (6.06%) XML
1 8 (6.06%) STL
2 4 (3.03%) Web Services
3 1 (0.76%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 15 (11.36%) Blackberry
2 11 (8.33%) Smartphone
2 11 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (6.82%) Smart Meter
4 7 (5.30%) Clustering
4 7 (5.30%) Computer Science
4 7 (5.30%) iPhone
5 6 (4.55%) Algorithms
5 6 (4.55%) iPad
6 2 (1.52%) Handset
7 1 (0.76%) Statistics
7 1 (0.76%) Video on Demand
7 1 (0.76%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 34 (25.76%) Windows
2 19 (14.39%) Linux
3 17 (12.88%) Windows 7
4 14 (10.61%) Windows XP
5 13 (9.85%) UNIX
6 8 (6.06%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (5.30%) Android
8 3 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (1.52%) Apple iOS
9 2 (1.52%) Windows Mobile
9 2 (1.52%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (22.73%) Network Architecture
2 17 (12.88%) ITIL
3 15 (11.36%) Project Management
4 12 (9.09%) Software Engineering
5 10 (7.58%) Disaster Recovery
6 9 (6.82%) CRM
6 9 (6.82%) Software Testing
7 8 (6.06%) Multithreading
7 8 (6.06%) OO
8 7 (5.30%) Configuration Management
8 7 (5.30%) Service Delivery
8 7 (5.30%) Network Design
8 7 (5.30%) Business Development
9 6 (4.55%) Machine Learning
9 6 (4.55%) Analytics
9 6 (4.55%) Migration
9 6 (4.55%) Strategic Planning
10 5 (3.79%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (3.79%) Time Management
10 5 (3.79%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (10.61%) Java
2 13 (9.85%) SQL
3 11 (8.33%) Shell Script
4 8 (6.06%) Scala
4 8 (6.06%) Groovy
4 8 (6.06%) C++
5 6 (4.55%) Perl
6 4 (3.03%) PowerHouse
7 2 (1.52%) C
8 1 (0.76%) Python
8 1 (0.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 34 (25.76%) Degree
2 16 (12.12%) CCNA
2 16 (12.12%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (9.09%) CCNP
4 2 (1.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (1.52%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.52%) ISEB
5 1 (0.76%) MCSE
5 1 (0.76%) MCSA
5 1 (0.76%) HND
5 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.76%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.03%) SLA
2 1 (0.76%) QA
2 1 (0.76%) Basel III
System Software
1 12 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 7 (5.30%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 4 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.03%) Terminal Services
4 2 (1.52%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (1.52%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (1.52%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.76%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (0.76%) SCCM
2 1 (0.76%) WSUS
2 1 (0.76%) Sysprep
2 1 (0.76%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (0.76%) SAP Afaria
Vendors
1 27 (20.45%) Cisco
2 20 (15.15%) Microsoft
3 12 (9.09%) Huawei
3 12 (9.09%) Ericsson
4 11 (8.33%) Oracle
5 9 (6.82%) Veritas
6 8 (6.06%) Citrix
7 7 (5.30%) Lotus
7 7 (5.30%) Juniper
7 7 (5.30%) Nortel
7 7 (5.30%) Fujitsu
7 7 (5.30%) Aruba
7 7 (5.30%) Aerohive Networks
7 7 (5.30%) Ruckus Wireless
8 6 (4.55%) Fortinet
9 4 (3.03%) VMware
9 4 (3.03%) Alcatel-Lucent
9 4 (3.03%) HP
10 3 (2.27%) BT
11 2 (1.52%) LANDesk
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