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

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
4G
Rank 603 623 595
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -28
Permanent jobs citing 4G 29 28 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.065% 0.058% 0.054%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.42% 0.35% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 22 25 20
Average salary £50,000 £61,000 £61,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.03% -0.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,000 £70,000 £67,750
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £40,000 £54,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -25.92%
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
6887 7909 7507
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 15.51% 16.27% 16.95%
Number of salaries quoted 5834 6567 6153
Average salary £50,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.00% -
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 £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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 July 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 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 +21 9 £48,500 -25.38%
4G
England

4G
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 46 (85.19%) Telecoms
2 42 (77.78%) 3G
3 33 (61.11%) 2G
4 25 (46.30%) Network Architecture
5 23 (42.59%) Internet
6 22 (40.74%) SS7
7 19 (35.19%) Degree
8 14 (25.93%) LTE
8 14 (25.93%) MVNO
9 11 (20.37%) Fault Management
10 10 (18.52%) UMTS
10 10 (18.52%) Capacity Planning
11 9 (16.67%) Change Control
11 9 (16.67%) Data Centre
11 9 (16.67%) ITIL
11 9 (16.67%) Wireless
12 8 (14.81%) SQL
12 8 (14.81%) Root Cause Analysis
13 7 (12.96%) UNIX
13 7 (12.96%) Windows
13 7 (12.96%) Solaris
13 7 (12.96%) Linux
13 7 (12.96%) VoIP
14 6 (11.11%) Operations Management
14 6 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
14 6 (11.11%) Windows XP
14 6 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
14 6 (11.11%) Active Directory
14 6 (11.11%) HP
15 5 (9.26%) Structured Cabling

4G
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 1 (1.85%) Apache Solr
1 1 (1.85%) WorkSite
Applications
1 5 (9.26%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (5.56%) CSG Singleview
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.41%) Office 365
2 1 (1.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (77.78%) 3G
2 33 (61.11%) 2G
3 23 (42.59%) Internet
4 22 (40.74%) SS7
5 14 (25.93%) LTE
5 14 (25.93%) MVNO
6 10 (18.52%) UMTS
7 9 (16.67%) Wireless
8 7 (12.96%) VoIP
9 5 (9.26%) Structured Cabling
9 5 (9.26%) LAN
9 5 (9.26%) DAB
10 4 (7.41%) WAN
11 3 (5.56%) Radio Access Network
11 3 (5.56%) VoLTE
12 2 (3.70%) IPsec
12 2 (3.70%) Firewall
12 2 (3.70%) BGP
12 2 (3.70%) MPLS
12 2 (3.70%) IPX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.56%) Oracle Exadata
1 3 (5.56%) Oracle Database
1 3 (5.56%) Relational Database
1 3 (5.56%) RDBMS
1 3 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.70%) BODI
2 2 (3.70%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.85%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.85%) Big Data
3 1 (1.85%) SQL Server
General
1 46 (85.19%) Telecoms
2 5 (9.26%) Finance
3 4 (7.41%) Billing
4 2 (3.70%) Marketing
5 1 (1.85%) Law
5 1 (1.85%) Legal
5 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 18 (33.33%) Architect
2 14 (25.93%) Network Architect
3 7 (12.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (11.11%) Operations Engineer
5 5 (9.26%) Designer
6 4 (7.41%) UNIX Engineer
6 4 (7.41%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (5.56%) Infrastructure Designer
8 2 (3.70%) Analyst
8 2 (3.70%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (3.70%) Senior Manager
8 2 (3.70%) Support Analyst
8 2 (3.70%) Security Architect
9 1 (1.85%) IT Support
9 1 (1.85%) Sales Engineer
9 1 (1.85%) Senior Sales Engineer
9 1 (1.85%) Head of Architecture
9 1 (1.85%) Network Operations Manager
9 1 (1.85%) Network Operations Engineer
9 1 (1.85%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.56%) SOAP
1 3 (5.56%) XML
1 3 (5.56%) JMS
2 1 (1.85%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (1.85%) HTML
2 1 (1.85%) CSS
2 1 (1.85%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 5 (9.26%) CCTV
3 3 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.70%) Device Driver
4 2 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.85%) Telematics
5 1 (1.85%) iPad
5 1 (1.85%) User Experience
5 1 (1.85%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.85%) iPhone
5 1 (1.85%) Statistics
5 1 (1.85%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.85%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.85%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.96%) UNIX
1 7 (12.96%) Windows
1 7 (12.96%) Solaris
1 7 (12.96%) Linux
2 6 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (11.11%) Windows XP
2 6 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (5.56%) Oracle Linux
4 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.85%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (46.30%) Network Architecture
2 11 (20.37%) Fault Management
3 10 (18.52%) Capacity Planning
4 9 (16.67%) Change Control
4 9 (16.67%) ITIL
5 8 (14.81%) Root Cause Analysis
6 6 (11.11%) Operations Management
7 5 (9.26%) CRM
8 4 (7.41%) Change Management
9 3 (5.56%) System Testing
9 3 (5.56%) Problem Management
9 3 (5.56%) Data Management
10 2 (3.70%) Risk Management
10 2 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (3.70%) Programme Management
10 2 (3.70%) PRINCE2
10 2 (3.70%) Project Management
10 2 (3.70%) Transition Management
10 2 (3.70%) Business Transformation
10 2 (3.70%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 8 (14.81%) SQL
2 4 (7.41%) R
3 3 (5.56%) Tcl
3 3 (5.56%) Perl
3 3 (5.56%) Java
3 3 (5.56%) Python
3 3 (5.56%) Ruby
4 2 (3.70%) C
5 1 (1.85%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.85%) PHP
Qualifications
1 19 (35.19%) Degree
2 4 (7.41%) Security Cleared
3 3 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (3.70%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (1.85%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.85%) CCNP
5 1 (1.85%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.26%) ISO 9001
1 5 (9.26%) QA
1 5 (9.26%) ISO 14001
2 4 (7.41%) SLA
3 1 (1.85%) GMP
System Software
1 6 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (7.41%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.85%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 6 (11.11%) HP
2 5 (9.26%) Citrix
3 4 (7.41%) VMware
3 4 (7.41%) Microsoft
4 3 (5.56%) Cisco
4 3 (5.56%) Sun
4 3 (5.56%) PeopleSoft
4 3 (5.56%) Oracle
5 2 (3.70%) Huawei
5 2 (3.70%) Juniper
6 1 (1.85%) Ericsson
6 1 (1.85%) McAfee
6 1 (1.85%) Sophos
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