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

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
4G
Rank 601 584 610
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +26
Permanent jobs citing 4G 27 69 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.061% 0.14% 0.014%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.35% 0.90% 0.073%
Number of salaries quoted 16 20 4
Average salary £75,000 £60,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +29.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £35,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £70,000 £57,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £38,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+18.42% -24.00%
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
7615 7662 8179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 17.11% 15.72% 18.44%
Number of salaries quoted 6391 6301 6775
Average salary £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.00% -
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 £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 6 May 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 6 May 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
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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 9 £42,500 +21.42% 2
4G
England

4G
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 40 (78.43%) Telecoms
2 37 (72.55%) 3G
3 30 (58.82%) 2G
4 23 (45.10%) Network Architecture
5 22 (43.14%) Internet
6 21 (41.18%) SS7
7 20 (39.22%) Degree
8 17 (33.33%) MVNO
9 12 (23.53%) Capacity Planning
9 12 (23.53%) Change Control
10 11 (21.57%) Wireless
11 9 (17.65%) LTE
12 8 (15.69%) VoIP
13 7 (13.73%) TCP/IP
13 7 (13.73%) SLA
13 7 (13.73%) QA
13 7 (13.73%) Fault Management
14 6 (11.76%) Operations Management
14 6 (11.76%) MS Office
14 6 (11.76%) ITIL
14 6 (11.76%) MS Excel
14 6 (11.76%) Finance
15 5 (9.80%) ISO 14001
15 5 (9.80%) DAB
15 5 (9.80%) Incident Management
15 5 (9.80%) CCTV
15 5 (9.80%) Retail
15 5 (9.80%) LAN
15 5 (9.80%) UMTS
15 5 (9.80%) Windows

4G
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 2 (3.92%) MS Exchange
1 2 (3.92%) WorkSite
1 2 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 6 (11.76%) MS Office
1 6 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.96%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) CSG Singleview
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (72.55%) 3G
2 30 (58.82%) 2G
3 22 (43.14%) Internet
4 21 (41.18%) SS7
5 17 (33.33%) MVNO
6 11 (21.57%) Wireless
7 9 (17.65%) LTE
8 8 (15.69%) VoIP
9 7 (13.73%) TCP/IP
10 5 (9.80%) LAN
10 5 (9.80%) UMTS
10 5 (9.80%) Structured Cabling
10 5 (9.80%) DAB
11 4 (7.84%) Wi-Fi
12 2 (3.92%) Firewall
12 2 (3.92%) MPLS
12 2 (3.92%) BGP
12 2 (3.92%) VoLTE
12 2 (3.92%) SCTP
12 2 (3.92%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.96%) RDBMS
1 1 (1.96%) Oracle Exadata
1 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database
1 1 (1.96%) Relational Database
General
1 40 (78.43%) Telecoms
2 6 (11.76%) Finance
3 5 (9.80%) Retail
4 2 (3.92%) Electronics
4 2 (3.92%) Law
4 2 (3.92%) Legal
4 2 (3.92%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.96%) Banking
5 1 (1.96%) Billing
Job Titles
1 19 (37.25%) Architect
2 17 (33.33%) Network Architect
3 5 (9.80%) NOC Engineer
3 5 (9.80%) Designer
4 4 (7.84%) Support Analyst
4 4 (7.84%) Analyst
4 4 (7.84%) Operations Manager
5 3 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (5.88%) Network Engineer
5 3 (5.88%) IT Support
5 3 (5.88%) Infrastructure Designer
6 2 (3.92%) Software Engineer
6 2 (3.92%) Security Architect
6 2 (3.92%) Operations Engineer
6 2 (3.92%) Support Engineer
6 2 (3.92%) IT Support Analyst
7 1 (1.96%) Network Manager
7 1 (1.96%) IT Support Engineer
7 1 (1.96%) Product Manager
7 1 (1.96%) PC Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.88%) SOAP
1 3 (5.88%) XML
2 2 (3.92%) J2EE
2 2 (3.92%) REST
3 1 (1.96%) HTML
3 1 (1.96%) CSS
3 1 (1.96%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.80%) CCTV
2 2 (3.92%) Blackberry
2 2 (3.92%) iPhone
2 2 (3.92%) iPad
2 2 (3.92%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.96%) Open Source
3 1 (1.96%) Social Media
3 1 (1.96%) Device Driver
3 1 (1.96%) Handset
3 1 (1.96%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (1.96%) Psychology
3 1 (1.96%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.80%) Windows
2 4 (7.84%) Android
2 4 (7.84%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (7.84%) Windows XP
2 4 (7.84%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (5.88%) Linux
4 2 (3.92%) UNIX
4 2 (3.92%) Windows 7
4 2 (3.92%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.96%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (1.96%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (45.10%) Network Architecture
2 12 (23.53%) Capacity Planning
2 12 (23.53%) Change Control
3 7 (13.73%) Fault Management
4 6 (11.76%) Operations Management
4 6 (11.76%) ITIL
5 5 (9.80%) Incident Management
6 3 (5.88%) Software Engineering
6 3 (5.88%) CRM
6 3 (5.88%) Change Management
7 2 (3.92%) UML
7 2 (3.92%) OO
7 2 (3.92%) ERP
7 2 (3.92%) System Testing
7 2 (3.92%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (3.92%) Capacity Management
7 2 (3.92%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (3.92%) Product Management
8 1 (1.96%) Cyber Security
8 1 (1.96%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.84%) Java
1 4 (7.84%) SQL
1 4 (7.84%) R
2 2 (3.92%) Perl
2 2 (3.92%) Python
2 2 (3.92%) Tcl
2 2 (3.92%) Ruby
2 2 (3.92%) C#
2 2 (3.92%) C++
3 1 (1.96%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 20 (39.22%) Degree
2 2 (3.92%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.92%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (3.92%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.96%) MCITP
3 1 (1.96%) MCSE
3 1 (1.96%) MCSA
3 1 (1.96%) CCNP
3 1 (1.96%) CCNA
3 1 (1.96%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.73%) SLA
1 7 (13.73%) QA
2 5 (9.80%) ISO 14001
2 5 (9.80%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.96%) GMP
System Software
1 4 (7.84%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.92%) Terminal Services
2 2 (3.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.96%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.96%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 1 (1.96%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 5 (9.80%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.84%) Oracle
2 4 (7.84%) VMware
2 4 (7.84%) Cisco
3 3 (5.88%) HP
4 2 (3.92%) Citrix
4 2 (3.92%) Juniper
4 2 (3.92%) McAfee
4 2 (3.92%) Sophos
4 2 (3.92%) Huawei
5 1 (1.96%) Veeam
5 1 (1.96%) Facebook
5 1 (1.96%) Twitter
5 1 (1.96%) Ericsson
5 1 (1.96%) Apple
5 1 (1.96%) Symantec
5 1 (1.96%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (1.96%) Sun
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