The table below looks at the statistics for 4G skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 4G over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
4G
Rank 591 607 609
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +2
Permanent jobs citing 4G 31 27 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.070% 0.058% 0.052%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.44% 0.35% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 25 20 20
Average salary £56,000 £55,000 £56,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.81% -2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £49,750 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £72,550 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £58,750 £38,120 £52,000
% change year-on-year
+54.11% -26.69%
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
7010 7746 7191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 15.88% 16.69% 16.32%
Number of salaries quoted 5994 6399 6016
Average salary £52,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
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% -

4G
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing 4G across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 August 2015.

4G Salary Histogram in London

4G
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 4G within the London region over the 3 months to 28 August 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 +21 3 £42,500 -32.53%
Hayes - 1 - -
4G
England

4G
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the London region citing 4G 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 4G.

1 50 (79.37%) 3G
2 46 (73.02%) Telecoms
3 35 (55.56%) 2G
4 25 (39.68%) Network Architecture
5 21 (33.33%) Internet
6 20 (31.75%) SS7
7 17 (26.98%) Degree
8 14 (22.22%) UNIX
9 13 (20.63%) Solaris
9 13 (20.63%) Linux
10 12 (19.05%) ITIL
10 12 (19.05%) UMTS
10 12 (19.05%) Wireless
10 12 (19.05%) MVNO
10 12 (19.05%) LTE
11 10 (15.87%) Root Cause Analysis
11 10 (15.87%) Finance
11 10 (15.87%) SQL
11 10 (15.87%) Windows
12 9 (14.29%) Broadband
12 9 (14.29%) HP
12 9 (14.29%) Citrix
12 9 (14.29%) Huawei
12 9 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
12 9 (14.29%) Data Centre
13 8 (12.70%) Change Control
13 8 (12.70%) Fault Management
13 8 (12.70%) VMware Infrastructure
13 8 (12.70%) VMware
13 8 (12.70%) WAN

4G
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the London region citing 4G 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 4G. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (4.76%) MS Exchange
1 3 (4.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (1.59%) WorkSite
2 1 (1.59%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 7 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.94%) MS Office
3 1 (1.59%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (4.76%) CSG Singleview
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.94%) Office 365
2 1 (1.59%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 50 (79.37%) 3G
2 35 (55.56%) 2G
3 21 (33.33%) Internet
4 20 (31.75%) SS7
5 12 (19.05%) Wireless
5 12 (19.05%) UMTS
5 12 (19.05%) LTE
5 12 (19.05%) MVNO
6 9 (14.29%) Broadband
7 8 (12.70%) GSM
7 8 (12.70%) LAN
7 8 (12.70%) WAN
8 6 (9.52%) VoIP
9 5 (7.94%) GPRS
9 5 (7.94%) DAB
9 5 (7.94%) Structured Cabling
10 4 (6.35%) TCP/IP
11 3 (4.76%) Firewall
11 3 (4.76%) PSTN
11 3 (4.76%) GGSN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.94%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (4.76%) RDBMS
2 3 (4.76%) Oracle Exadata
2 3 (4.76%) Oracle Database
2 3 (4.76%) Relational Database
2 3 (4.76%) MySQL
3 2 (3.17%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (3.17%) BODI
4 1 (1.59%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.59%) Big Data
General
1 46 (73.02%) Telecoms
2 10 (15.87%) Finance
3 5 (7.94%) Billing
4 3 (4.76%) Financial Institution
5 2 (3.17%) Marketing
6 1 (1.59%) Law
6 1 (1.59%) Legal
6 1 (1.59%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.59%) Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (25.40%) Architect
2 12 (19.05%) Network Architect
3 8 (12.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (9.52%) Operations Engineer
5 5 (7.94%) Designer
6 4 (6.35%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (6.35%) UNIX Engineer
6 4 (6.35%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (6.35%) Support Engineer
6 4 (6.35%) Design Engineer
7 3 (4.76%) Service Manager
7 3 (4.76%) Test Engineer
7 3 (4.76%) Support Analyst
7 3 (4.76%) Analyst
7 3 (4.76%) Delivery Manager
7 3 (4.76%) Support Manager
7 3 (4.76%) Infrastructure Designer
7 3 (4.76%) Services Delivery Manager
7 3 (4.76%) IP Engineer
8 2 (3.17%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.35%) XML
2 3 (4.76%) JMS
2 3 (4.76%) SOAP
3 1 (1.59%) HTML
3 1 (1.59%) CSS
3 1 (1.59%) Symfony
3 1 (1.59%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 5 (7.94%) CCTV
3 4 (6.35%) Blackberry
3 4 (6.35%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.17%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.17%) Device Driver
5 1 (1.59%) Handset
5 1 (1.59%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.59%) Statistics
5 1 (1.59%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.59%) iPhone
5 1 (1.59%) Telematics
5 1 (1.59%) iPad
5 1 (1.59%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (22.22%) UNIX
2 13 (20.63%) Solaris
2 13 (20.63%) Linux
3 10 (15.87%) Windows
4 6 (9.52%) HPUX
4 6 (9.52%) Windows XP
4 6 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (6.35%) Android
6 3 (4.76%) Windows 7
6 3 (4.76%) Oracle Linux
6 3 (4.76%) Windows 8
6 3 (4.76%) Windows Vista
7 2 (3.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (39.68%) Network Architecture
2 12 (19.05%) ITIL
3 10 (15.87%) Root Cause Analysis
4 9 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
5 8 (12.70%) Change Control
5 8 (12.70%) Fault Management
6 6 (9.52%) Problem Management
7 5 (7.94%) PRINCE2
7 5 (7.94%) CRM
7 5 (7.94%) Programme Management
8 4 (6.35%) Change Management
9 3 (4.76%) Data Management
9 3 (4.76%) Service Delivery
9 3 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (4.76%) System Testing
9 3 (4.76%) Operations Management
10 2 (3.17%) Product Management
10 2 (3.17%) Software Architecture
10 2 (3.17%) Business Transformation
10 2 (3.17%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 10 (15.87%) SQL
2 6 (9.52%) Shell Script
3 4 (6.35%) Ruby
3 4 (6.35%) R
3 4 (6.35%) Python
3 4 (6.35%) Tcl
3 4 (6.35%) Java
3 4 (6.35%) Perl
4 2 (3.17%) C
5 1 (1.59%) PHP
5 1 (1.59%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 17 (26.98%) Degree
2 4 (6.35%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (3.17%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.17%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.59%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.94%) ISO 9001
1 5 (7.94%) ISO 14001
1 5 (7.94%) QA
2 3 (4.76%) SLA
3 1 (1.59%) GMP
System Software
1 8 (12.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (9.52%) Active Directory
3 5 (7.94%) Hyper-V
4 3 (4.76%) VirtualBox
5 1 (1.59%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (4.76%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 9 (14.29%) HP
1 9 (14.29%) Citrix
1 9 (14.29%) Huawei
2 8 (12.70%) VMware
3 6 (9.52%) Microsoft
4 4 (6.35%) Oracle
5 3 (4.76%) PeopleSoft
5 3 (4.76%) Sun
5 3 (4.76%) Apple
5 3 (4.76%) Remedy
5 3 (4.76%) Assembla
5 3 (4.76%) MobileIron
6 1 (1.59%) Ericsson
6 1 (1.59%) McAfee
6 1 (1.59%) Sophos
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