The table below looks at the statistics for 4G skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 4G over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
4G
Rank 576 620 649
Rank change year-on-year
+44 +29
Permanent jobs citing 4G 41 40 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.092% 0.081%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.69% 0.58% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 40 31 24
Median salary £65,000 £60,000 £58,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,450 £42,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £60,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £67,500 £38,120
% change year-on-year
-3.70% +77.07%
4G
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
5923 6925 7832
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 15.47% 15.88% 17.08%
Number of salaries quoted 5060 5924 6459
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

4G
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region citing 4G as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

4G Jobs Demand Trend in London

4G
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing 4G across the London region.

4G Salary Trend in London

4G
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing 4G across the London region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

4G Salary Histogram in London

4G
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 4G within the London region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +74 22 £77,500 +121.42%
4G
England

4G
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, IT jobs citing 4G also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region with a requirement for 4G.

1 45 (69.23%) Wi-Fi
2 39 (60.00%) Telecoms
3 38 (58.46%) 3G
4 37 (56.92%) LAN
5 35 (53.85%) WAN
6 34 (52.31%) VMware
6 34 (52.31%) VMware Infrastructure
7 30 (46.15%) VoIP
8 28 (43.08%) Firewall
9 22 (33.85%) SQL
10 20 (30.77%) MPLS
11 19 (29.23%) Linux
11 19 (29.23%) LTE
12 18 (27.69%) Virtual Servers
12 18 (27.69%) IBM Cloud
12 18 (27.69%) Windows
12 18 (27.69%) Oracle
12 18 (27.69%) BMC
12 18 (27.69%) BMC PATROL
12 18 (27.69%) VMware ESX
12 18 (27.69%) Business Continuity
12 18 (27.69%) Disaster Recovery
12 18 (27.69%) Retail
12 18 (27.69%) Mitel
12 18 (27.69%) Penetration Testing
13 16 (24.62%) Microsoft
14 15 (23.08%) Google
15 14 (21.54%) Android
16 12 (18.46%) Boost C++ Libraries
16 12 (18.46%) KVM

4G
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (12.31%) Apache
1 8 (12.31%) Apache Spark
2 7 (10.77%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (6.15%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (6.15%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (10.77%) Mozilla Thunderbird
2 1 (1.54%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.54%) MS Office
2 1 (1.54%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.54%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 18 (27.69%) IBM Cloud
2 8 (12.31%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (12.31%) Amazon EC2
2 8 (12.31%) Amazon S3
2 8 (12.31%) Cloud Computing
2 8 (12.31%) Google Cloud Platform
2 8 (12.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (6.15%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 45 (69.23%) Wi-Fi
2 38 (58.46%) 3G
3 37 (56.92%) LAN
4 35 (53.85%) WAN
5 30 (46.15%) VoIP
6 28 (43.08%) Firewall
7 20 (30.77%) MPLS
8 19 (29.23%) LTE
9 12 (18.46%) DNS
9 12 (18.46%) GSM
10 11 (16.92%) Broadband
10 11 (16.92%) OpenFlow
11 10 (15.38%) 2G
11 10 (15.38%) ADSL
11 10 (15.38%) IMAP
11 10 (15.38%) POP3
11 10 (15.38%) PSTN
11 10 (15.38%) SMTP
12 9 (13.85%) HSPA
13 8 (12.31%) LLU
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.31%) Hadoop
2 2 (3.08%) SQL Server
General
1 39 (60.00%) Telecoms
2 18 (27.69%) Retail
3 7 (10.77%) Billing
4 2 (3.08%) Marketing
5 1 (1.54%) Banking
5 1 (1.54%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (27.69%) Programme Manager
2 14 (21.54%) Analyst
3 12 (18.46%) Developer
4 11 (16.92%) C++ Developer
5 10 (15.38%) Infrastructure Manager
5 10 (15.38%) Infrastructure Programme Manager
6 9 (13.85%) Linux Developer
6 9 (13.85%) Telecoms Developer
7 7 (10.77%) Operations Analyst
7 7 (10.77%) Support Analyst
7 7 (10.77%) Systems Engineer
7 7 (10.77%) Technical Analyst
7 7 (10.77%) Technical Operations Analyst
7 7 (10.77%) Telecoms Analyst
7 7 (10.77%) Telecoms Support Analyst
8 6 (9.23%) Lead Developer
8 6 (9.23%) Telecoms Engineer
8 6 (9.23%) Telephony Analyst
8 6 (9.23%) Telephony Support
9 5 (7.69%) Telecoms Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (18.46%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 12 (18.46%) Handset
2 9 (13.85%) Visualisation
3 8 (12.31%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (12.31%) Public Cloud
4 7 (10.77%) Blackberry
4 7 (10.77%) BYOD
4 7 (10.77%) iPad
4 7 (10.77%) iPhone
4 7 (10.77%) Smartphone
5 3 (4.62%) Data Centre
6 2 (3.08%) Management Information System
6 2 (3.08%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 19 (29.23%) Linux
2 18 (27.69%) Windows
3 14 (21.54%) Android
4 7 (10.77%) Mac OS
5 4 (6.15%) Windows 10
5 4 (6.15%) Windows Server
5 4 (6.15%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (6.15%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (6.15%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (27.69%) Business Continuity
1 18 (27.69%) Disaster Recovery
1 18 (27.69%) Penetration Testing
2 12 (18.46%) Multithreading
3 11 (16.92%) Translating Business Requirements
4 8 (12.31%) Analytics
4 8 (12.31%) Data Visualisation
4 8 (12.31%) Statistical Modelling
5 7 (10.77%) Project Management
6 6 (9.23%) B2B
6 6 (9.23%) CRM
7 5 (7.69%) Time Management
8 4 (6.15%) Migration
9 3 (4.62%) Software Engineering
10 2 (3.08%) Fault Management
10 2 (3.08%) Information Management
10 2 (3.08%) ITIL
10 2 (3.08%) Load Balancing
10 2 (3.08%) Network Design
10 2 (3.08%) Operations Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (33.85%) SQL
2 12 (18.46%) C
2 12 (18.46%) C++
3 8 (12.31%) Java
3 8 (12.31%) MATLAB
3 8 (12.31%) Python
4 2 (3.08%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (4.62%) PhD
2 2 (3.08%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.08%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (52.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (27.69%) Virtual Servers
2 18 (27.69%) VMware ESX
3 12 (18.46%) KVM
4 11 (16.92%) Active Directory
5 4 (6.15%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 18 (27.69%) BMC PATROL
2 11 (16.92%) Ansible
2 11 (16.92%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (16.92%) Puppet
3 2 (3.08%) Cisco Prime
3 2 (3.08%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 34 (52.31%) VMware
2 18 (27.69%) BMC
2 18 (27.69%) Mitel
2 18 (27.69%) Oracle
3 16 (24.62%) Microsoft
4 15 (23.08%) Google
5 9 (13.85%) Cisco
6 7 (10.77%) Apple
6 7 (10.77%) MobileIron
6 7 (10.77%) Openreach
6 7 (10.77%) Polycom
7 4 (6.15%) Citrix
8 2 (3.08%) Barracuda Networks
8 2 (3.08%) BT
8 2 (3.08%) F5
8 2 (3.08%) Juniper
8 2 (3.08%) Palo Alto
8 2 (3.08%) SolarWinds