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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
3G
Rank 559 580 585
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +5
Permanent jobs citing 3G 78 51 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.17% 0.11% 0.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.01% 0.72% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 64 47 56
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,800 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £61,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-25.55% +12.50%
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
7719 7096 8803
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 16.83% 15.89% 17.46%
Number of salaries quoted 6383 6023 7456
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
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 22 September 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 22 September 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 +10 26 £57,500 +36.90% 3
Twickenham - 1 £35,000 -
3G
England

3G
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 74 (54.81%) Telecoms
2 52 (38.52%) 4G
3 44 (32.59%) 2G
4 36 (26.67%) Windows
5 30 (22.22%) Degree
6 29 (21.48%) Cisco
7 28 (20.74%) SS7
7 28 (20.74%) Network Architecture
8 23 (17.04%) Microsoft
8 23 (17.04%) VPN
9 21 (15.56%) ITIL
9 21 (15.56%) LTE
10 20 (14.81%) Windows 7
10 20 (14.81%) Wireless
11 19 (14.07%) ADSL
11 19 (14.07%) Broadband
12 18 (13.33%) MPLS
12 18 (13.33%) MS Office
12 18 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
13 17 (12.59%) LAN
14 16 (11.85%) MS Excel
14 16 (11.85%) Oracle
14 16 (11.85%) CCNA
14 16 (11.85%) Blackberry
14 16 (11.85%) Firewall
14 16 (11.85%) Radio Access Network
15 15 (11.11%) Finance
15 15 (11.11%) Internet
15 15 (11.11%) Linux
15 15 (11.11%) Windows XP

3G
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 7 (5.19%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
2 6 (4.44%) WorkSite
2 6 (4.44%) IBM Notes
2 6 (4.44%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.48%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (1.48%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (1.48%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (1.48%) IIS
3 2 (1.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (0.74%) Lync
Applications
1 18 (13.33%) MS Office
2 16 (11.85%) MS Excel
3 9 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.48%) Quicktime
Business Applications
1 3 (2.22%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.48%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 52 (38.52%) 4G
2 44 (32.59%) 2G
3 28 (20.74%) SS7
4 23 (17.04%) VPN
5 21 (15.56%) LTE
6 20 (14.81%) Wireless
7 19 (14.07%) ADSL
7 19 (14.07%) Broadband
8 18 (13.33%) MPLS
9 17 (12.59%) LAN
10 16 (11.85%) Firewall
10 16 (11.85%) Radio Access Network
11 15 (11.11%) Internet
12 13 (9.63%) MVNO
13 11 (8.15%) GPRS
13 11 (8.15%) TCP/IP
13 11 (8.15%) SGSN
13 11 (8.15%) Wi-Fi
14 10 (7.41%) WAN
14 10 (7.41%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (9.63%) Oracle Database
2 5 (3.70%) DB2
2 5 (3.70%) Oracle Reports
2 5 (3.70%) Oracle ODI
3 4 (2.96%) Big Data
3 4 (2.96%) Hadoop
4 3 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.48%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (1.48%) JIRA
General
1 74 (54.81%) Telecoms
2 15 (11.11%) Finance
3 9 (6.67%) Multimedia
3 9 (6.67%) Billing
4 7 (5.19%) Marketing
4 7 (5.19%) Banking
5 3 (2.22%) Electronics
5 3 (2.22%) Law
6 2 (1.48%) Legal
6 2 (1.48%) Back Office
6 2 (1.48%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.48%) German Language
7 1 (0.74%) Portuguese Language
7 1 (0.74%) French Language
7 1 (0.74%) Front Office
7 1 (0.74%) Games
7 1 (0.74%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 19 (14.07%) Analyst
2 15 (11.11%) Tester
2 15 (11.11%) Consultant
3 9 (6.67%) Architect
3 9 (6.67%) Test Manager
3 9 (6.67%) Test Engineer
3 9 (6.67%) Lead Tester
4 8 (5.93%) Service Desk Analyst
4 8 (5.93%) Service Analyst
5 7 (5.19%) Project Manager
5 7 (5.19%) Network Manager
6 6 (4.44%) Technical Consultant
6 6 (4.44%) 2nd Line Support
7 5 (3.70%) Support Specialist
7 5 (3.70%) Support Analyst
7 5 (3.70%) Test Analyst
7 5 (3.70%) Implementation Engineer
7 5 (3.70%) Functional Test Analyst
7 5 (3.70%) Functional Analyst
8 4 (2.96%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (6.67%) XML
2 6 (4.44%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 6 (4.44%) ActiveMQ
2 6 (4.44%) JSON
2 6 (4.44%) STL
3 5 (3.70%) CGI
4 4 (2.96%) Web Services
5 2 (1.48%) Flash
6 1 (0.74%) Middleware
6 1 (0.74%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 16 (11.85%) Blackberry
2 9 (6.67%) Smartphone
2 9 (6.67%) iPhone
2 9 (6.67%) Smart Meter
3 7 (5.19%) Clustering
3 7 (5.19%) iPad
4 6 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (4.44%) Computer Science
5 5 (3.70%) Mainframe
6 3 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.48%) Video on Demand
7 2 (1.48%) Streaming Video
7 2 (1.48%) Handset
8 1 (0.74%) MPEG
8 1 (0.74%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.74%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.74%) Statistics
8 1 (0.74%) IPTV
8 1 (0.74%) Over-the-Top Content
8 1 (0.74%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 36 (26.67%) Windows
2 20 (14.81%) Windows 7
3 15 (11.11%) Linux
3 15 (11.11%) Windows XP
4 12 (8.89%) UNIX
5 10 (7.41%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (5.93%) Android
7 3 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (1.48%) Apple iOS
8 2 (1.48%) Windows Mobile
8 2 (1.48%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (20.74%) Network Architecture
2 21 (15.56%) ITIL
3 14 (10.37%) Software Testing
4 12 (8.89%) Project Management
5 10 (7.41%) CRM
6 8 (5.93%) Disaster Recovery
6 8 (5.93%) Software Engineering
6 8 (5.93%) Business Development
6 8 (5.93%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (5.19%) OO
7 7 (5.19%) Service Delivery
8 6 (4.44%) Migration
8 6 (4.44%) Strategic Planning
8 6 (4.44%) Content Management
8 6 (4.44%) Multithreading
8 6 (4.44%) Configuration Management
9 5 (3.70%) Integration Testing
9 5 (3.70%) Test Scripting
9 5 (3.70%) Network Design
9 5 (3.70%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (9.63%) SQL
1 13 (9.63%) Java
2 8 (5.93%) Perl
2 8 (5.93%) Shell Script
3 6 (4.44%) Scala
3 6 (4.44%) Groovy
3 6 (4.44%) C++
4 4 (2.96%) Python
4 4 (2.96%) PowerHouse
5 3 (2.22%) Tcl
5 3 (2.22%) C
5 3 (2.22%) Ruby
6 1 (0.74%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 30 (22.22%) Degree
2 18 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
3 16 (11.85%) CCNA
4 13 (9.63%) CCNP
5 3 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (1.48%) ISTQB
6 2 (1.48%) ISEB
7 1 (0.74%) MCSE
7 1 (0.74%) MCSA
7 1 (0.74%) CCIE
7 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.74%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.96%) SLA
2 1 (0.74%) QA
2 1 (0.74%) Basel III
System Software
1 13 (9.63%) Active Directory
2 7 (5.19%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 3 (2.22%) Terminal Services
3 3 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.48%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (1.48%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (3.70%) Tivoli
2 2 (1.48%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.74%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.74%) WSUS
3 1 (0.74%) SCCM
3 1 (0.74%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (0.74%) Sysprep
3 1 (0.74%) SAP Afaria
Vendors
1 29 (21.48%) Cisco
2 23 (17.04%) Microsoft
3 16 (11.85%) Oracle
4 10 (7.41%) Huawei
4 10 (7.41%) Ericsson
5 7 (5.19%) Veritas
5 7 (5.19%) Juniper
5 7 (5.19%) Nortel
5 7 (5.19%) Citrix
5 7 (5.19%) Fujitsu
5 7 (5.19%) Aruba
5 7 (5.19%) Aerohive Networks
5 7 (5.19%) Ruckus Wireless
6 6 (4.44%) Fortinet
6 6 (4.44%) Lotus
7 5 (3.70%) BT
8 4 (2.96%) HP
8 4 (2.96%) Alcatel-Lucent
9 3 (2.22%) Business Objects
9 3 (2.22%) VMware
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