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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
3G
Rank 576 600 586
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -14
Permanent jobs citing 3G 60 66 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.14% 0.14% 0.077%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.87% 0.83% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 51 53 30
Average salary £37,000 £42,500 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.94% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,050
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £60,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+10.34% -19.44%
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
6892 7908 7570
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 15.58% 16.43% 17.07%
Number of salaries quoted 5845 6565 6218
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 £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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +25 21 £32,500 -13.33%
Croydon - 1 £23,533 - 1
3G
England

3G
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 47 (45.19%) Telecoms
2 42 (40.38%) 4G
3 38 (36.54%) 2G
4 37 (35.58%) Degree
5 36 (34.62%) Cisco
6 31 (29.81%) VPN
7 30 (28.85%) MPLS
7 30 (28.85%) Firewall
7 30 (28.85%) Network Architecture
8 29 (27.88%) ADSL
8 29 (27.88%) ITIL
9 28 (26.92%) SS7
9 28 (26.92%) Cisco Certification
9 28 (26.92%) Juniper
10 27 (25.96%) Windows
11 26 (25.00%) BGP
11 26 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
12 25 (24.04%) Fortinet
12 25 (24.04%) OSPF
12 25 (24.04%) Ethernet
12 25 (24.04%) CCNA
13 23 (22.12%) Internet
14 22 (21.15%) Citrix
15 20 (19.23%) HSRP
16 19 (18.27%) Blackberry
17 18 (17.31%) EIGRP
17 18 (17.31%) RTP
17 18 (17.31%) SNMP
18 17 (16.35%) Microsoft
18 17 (16.35%) Windows 7

3G
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 5 (4.81%) IBM Notes
2 4 (3.85%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
3 3 (2.88%) WorkSite
4 2 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.92%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (1.92%) IIS
Applications
1 14 (13.46%) MS Office
2 12 (11.54%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.92%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.92%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (2.88%) CSG Singleview
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.73%) Office 365
2 4 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (40.38%) 4G
2 38 (36.54%) 2G
3 31 (29.81%) VPN
4 30 (28.85%) MPLS
4 30 (28.85%) Firewall
5 29 (27.88%) ADSL
6 28 (26.92%) SS7
7 26 (25.00%) BGP
7 26 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
8 25 (24.04%) OSPF
8 25 (24.04%) Ethernet
9 23 (22.12%) Internet
10 20 (19.23%) HSRP
11 18 (17.31%) EIGRP
11 18 (17.31%) RTP
11 18 (17.31%) SNMP
12 15 (14.42%) SSL
13 14 (13.46%) LTE
13 14 (13.46%) MVNO
14 12 (11.54%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.69%) Oracle Database
2 3 (2.88%) Relational Database
2 3 (2.88%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (2.88%) RDBMS
2 3 (2.88%) Oracle Exadata
3 2 (1.92%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.92%) MS Access
3 2 (1.92%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (1.92%) BODI
3 2 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.92%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.96%) Big Data
General
1 47 (45.19%) Telecoms
2 10 (9.62%) Billing
3 8 (7.69%) Finance
4 5 (4.81%) Law
4 5 (4.81%) Games
5 4 (3.85%) Banking
5 4 (3.85%) Legal
6 3 (2.88%) Retail
6 3 (2.88%) Advertising
7 1 (0.96%) Electronics
7 1 (0.96%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.96%) French Language
7 1 (0.96%) German Language
Job Titles
1 20 (19.23%) Network Engineer
2 18 (17.31%) Architect
3 16 (15.38%) Implementation Engineer
4 14 (13.46%) Network Architect
5 13 (12.50%) Network Implementation Engineer
6 12 (11.54%) Analyst
7 9 (8.65%) Support Analyst
8 8 (7.69%) Junior
9 7 (6.73%) Junior Network Engineer
10 6 (5.77%) Operations Engineer
10 6 (5.77%) Team Leader
11 5 (4.81%) Support Specialist
11 5 (4.81%) IT Support
11 5 (4.81%) Senior Network Engineer
11 5 (4.81%) IT Support Analyst
12 4 (3.85%) Network Team Leader
12 4 (3.85%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
12 4 (3.85%) UNIX Engineer
12 4 (3.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 3 (2.88%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.73%) XML
2 3 (2.88%) JMS
2 3 (2.88%) SOAP
2 3 (2.88%) Web Services
2 3 (2.88%) OpenGL
2 3 (2.88%) OpenCL
2 3 (2.88%) OpenGL ES
3 2 (1.92%) .NET
4 1 (0.96%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (18.27%) Blackberry
2 16 (15.38%) Data Centre
3 13 (12.50%) iPad
3 13 (12.50%) iPhone
4 5 (4.81%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (2.88%) Visualisation
6 3 (2.88%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.88%) 3D Graphics
7 2 (1.92%) Clustering
7 2 (1.92%) Handset
8 1 (0.96%) Statistics
8 1 (0.96%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.96%) Device Driver
8 1 (0.96%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 27 (25.96%) Windows
2 17 (16.35%) Windows 7
3 14 (13.46%) Linux
4 13 (12.50%) Windows XP
4 13 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (11.54%) UNIX
6 7 (6.73%) Solaris
7 3 (2.88%) Mac OS X
7 3 (2.88%) SUSE
7 3 (2.88%) Embedded Linux
7 3 (2.88%) Oracle Linux
8 2 (1.92%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (1.92%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.96%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (28.85%) Network Architecture
2 29 (27.88%) ITIL
3 15 (14.42%) Validation
4 12 (11.54%) Migration
4 12 (11.54%) Change Management
5 11 (10.58%) Project Management
5 11 (10.58%) Capacity Planning
5 11 (10.58%) Fault Management
5 11 (10.58%) Network Design
6 9 (8.65%) Change Control
7 8 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
8 7 (6.73%) Service Delivery
8 7 (6.73%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (5.77%) Operations Management
10 5 (4.81%) Problem Management
10 5 (4.81%) CRM
11 4 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (3.85%) Software Engineering
11 4 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
12 3 (2.88%) 3D Rendering
Programming Languages
1 10 (9.62%) SQL
2 5 (4.81%) Java
3 4 (3.85%) Perl
3 4 (3.85%) Python
3 4 (3.85%) Tcl
3 4 (3.85%) Shell Script
3 4 (3.85%) Ruby
4 3 (2.88%) C
4 3 (2.88%) C++
Qualifications
1 37 (35.58%) Degree
2 28 (26.92%) Cisco Certification
3 25 (24.04%) CCNA
4 8 (7.69%) CCDA
5 7 (6.73%) CCNP
6 4 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.92%) CCVP
7 2 (1.92%) CITP
7 2 (1.92%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (1.92%) CCIP
7 2 (1.92%) MCSE
7 2 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.96%) CCIE
8 1 (0.96%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.96%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.81%) SLA
2 1 (0.96%) QA
System Software
1 13 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 8 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (4.81%) Terminal Services
4 4 (3.85%) Hyper-V
5 3 (2.88%) XenDesktop
6 2 (1.92%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 2 (1.92%) Forefront TMG
6 2 (1.92%) XenApp
6 2 (1.92%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 2 (1.92%) Backup Exec
1 2 (1.92%) Cacti
1 2 (1.92%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (0.96%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 36 (34.62%) Cisco
2 28 (26.92%) Juniper
3 25 (24.04%) Fortinet
4 22 (21.15%) Citrix
5 17 (16.35%) Microsoft
6 9 (8.65%) Oracle
7 8 (7.69%) HP
7 8 (7.69%) VMware
8 5 (4.81%) McAfee
8 5 (4.81%) Sophos
8 5 (4.81%) Avaya
8 5 (4.81%) Lotus
9 4 (3.85%) CheckPoint
9 4 (3.85%) SolarWinds
10 3 (2.88%) Huawei
10 3 (2.88%) Apple
10 3 (2.88%) Sun
10 3 (2.88%) PeopleSoft
11 2 (1.92%) Adobe
11 2 (1.92%) Symantec
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