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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
4G
Rank 582 602 595
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -7
Permanent jobs citing 4G 25 45 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.058% 0.099% 0.027%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.33% 0.63% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 15 11 10
Average salary £77,500 £60,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.16% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,700 £58,500 £39,750
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £150,000 £53,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,750 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+14.37% -15.78%
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
7558 7119 8382
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 17.66% 15.67% 18.89%
Number of salaries quoted 6292 5825 6903
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 £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 27 March 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 27 March 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 -6 7 £41,500 -59.51%
4G
England

4G
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 36 (76.60%) Telecoms
2 35 (74.47%) 3G
3 22 (46.81%) 2G
4 18 (38.30%) Degree
5 14 (29.79%) MVNO
6 13 (27.66%) Network Architecture
6 13 (27.66%) Internet
6 13 (27.66%) SS7
6 13 (27.66%) Wireless
7 9 (19.15%) Capacity Planning
8 8 (17.02%) Change Control
8 8 (17.02%) Java
8 8 (17.02%) SLA
9 7 (14.89%) Windows
9 7 (14.89%) Finance
9 7 (14.89%) LTE
10 6 (12.77%) QA
10 6 (12.77%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (12.77%) Software Engineering
10 6 (12.77%) MS Office
10 6 (12.77%) MS Excel
10 6 (12.77%) VoIP
10 6 (12.77%) TCP/IP
10 6 (12.77%) Microsoft
11 5 (10.64%) Cisco
11 5 (10.64%) XML
11 5 (10.64%) ITIL
11 5 (10.64%) Wi-Fi
11 5 (10.64%) Retail
11 5 (10.64%) VMware

4G
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (4.26%) MS Exchange
1 2 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (4.26%) Apache Spark
2 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (2.13%) WorkSite
Applications
1 6 (12.77%) MS Office
1 6 (12.77%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.51%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) CSG Singleview
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (74.47%) 3G
2 22 (46.81%) 2G
3 14 (29.79%) MVNO
4 13 (27.66%) SS7
4 13 (27.66%) Internet
4 13 (27.66%) Wireless
5 7 (14.89%) LTE
6 6 (12.77%) VoIP
6 6 (12.77%) TCP/IP
7 5 (10.64%) Wi-Fi
7 5 (10.64%) Radio Access Network
8 4 (8.51%) DAB
8 4 (8.51%) Structured Cabling
8 4 (8.51%) LAN
9 3 (6.38%) Broadband
9 3 (6.38%) DHCP
9 3 (6.38%) DNS
10 2 (4.26%) IPX
10 2 (4.26%) Ethernet
10 2 (4.26%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.26%) Hadoop
1 2 (4.26%) Big Data
2 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.13%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.13%) Oracle Exadata
2 1 (2.13%) RDBMS
General
1 36 (76.60%) Telecoms
2 7 (14.89%) Finance
3 5 (10.64%) Retail
4 4 (8.51%) Legal
5 3 (6.38%) Banking
5 3 (6.38%) Marketing
6 2 (4.26%) Electronics
6 2 (4.26%) Manufacturing
7 1 (2.13%) Law
7 1 (2.13%) Billing
Job Titles
1 12 (25.53%) Architect
2 10 (21.28%) Network Architect
3 5 (10.64%) NOC Engineer
4 4 (8.51%) Operations Manager
4 4 (8.51%) Designer
5 3 (6.38%) Mobile Product Manager
5 3 (6.38%) Software Engineer
5 3 (6.38%) Analyst
5 3 (6.38%) Support Analyst
5 3 (6.38%) Product Manager
6 2 (4.26%) Security Architect
6 2 (4.26%) Technical Leader
6 2 (4.26%) Infrastructure Designer
6 2 (4.26%) IT Support
6 2 (4.26%) Network Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (2.13%) Network Technician
7 1 (2.13%) Applications Support Analyst
7 1 (2.13%) IT Support Analyst
7 1 (2.13%) Network Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.64%) XML
2 3 (6.38%) SOAP
3 2 (4.26%) STL
3 2 (4.26%) J2EE
3 2 (4.26%) ActiveMQ
3 2 (4.26%) JSON
3 2 (4.26%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 2 (4.26%) REST
4 1 (2.13%) CSS
4 1 (2.13%) JMS
4 1 (2.13%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.77%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.51%) CCTV
3 2 (4.26%) Algorithms
3 2 (4.26%) Smartphone
3 2 (4.26%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.13%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.13%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.13%) Handset
4 1 (2.13%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (2.13%) Psychology
4 1 (2.13%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.13%) iPhone
4 1 (2.13%) Open Source
4 1 (2.13%) Social Media
4 1 (2.13%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.89%) Windows
2 4 (8.51%) Linux
2 4 (8.51%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (6.38%) Windows 7
3 3 (6.38%) Android
3 3 (6.38%) Windows XP
3 3 (6.38%) Windows 8
3 3 (6.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (4.26%) UNIX
5 1 (2.13%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (2.13%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (27.66%) Network Architecture
2 9 (19.15%) Capacity Planning
3 8 (17.02%) Change Control
4 6 (12.77%) Software Engineering
5 5 (10.64%) Incident Management
5 5 (10.64%) Operations Management
5 5 (10.64%) Fault Management
5 5 (10.64%) ITIL
6 3 (6.38%) OO
6 3 (6.38%) Project Management
6 3 (6.38%) Time Management
6 3 (6.38%) Market Research
7 2 (4.26%) Network Design
7 2 (4.26%) Capacity Management
7 2 (4.26%) Machine Learning
7 2 (4.26%) Analytics
7 2 (4.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (4.26%) Change Management
7 2 (4.26%) CRM
7 2 (4.26%) UML
Programming Languages
1 8 (17.02%) Java
2 4 (8.51%) C++
2 4 (8.51%) SQL
3 3 (6.38%) Perl
3 3 (6.38%) R
4 2 (4.26%) Python
4 2 (4.26%) Tcl
4 2 (4.26%) Ruby
4 2 (4.26%) Groovy
4 2 (4.26%) Scala
4 2 (4.26%) C#
5 1 (2.13%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 18 (38.30%) Degree
2 2 (4.26%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.26%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (4.26%) MCITP
2 2 (4.26%) MCSA
3 1 (2.13%) CCNP
3 1 (2.13%) CCNA
3 1 (2.13%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (2.13%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (17.02%) SLA
2 6 (12.77%) QA
3 4 (8.51%) ISO 9001
3 4 (8.51%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 4 (8.51%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.26%) Hyper-V
3 2 (4.26%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (2.13%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (2.13%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (2.13%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 6 (12.77%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.64%) VMware
2 5 (10.64%) Cisco
3 4 (8.51%) Oracle
4 2 (4.26%) Juniper
4 2 (4.26%) Symantec
4 2 (4.26%) Huawei
4 2 (4.26%) Veeam
5 1 (2.13%) SolarWinds
5 1 (2.13%) Facebook
5 1 (2.13%) Twitter
5 1 (2.13%) GFI Software
5 1 (2.13%) McAfee
5 1 (2.13%) Sophos
5 1 (2.13%) Apple
5 1 (2.13%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (2.13%) Sun
5 1 (2.13%) HP
5 1 (2.13%) Citrix
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