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

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
4G
Rank 602 594 605
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +11
Permanent jobs citing 4G 32 70 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.074% 0.14% 0.023%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.45% 0.90% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 19 23 7
Average salary £72,500 £60,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.83% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £70,000 £72,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -17.50%
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
7165 7778 7936
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 16.51% 15.89% 18.22%
Number of salaries quoted 6044 6448 6514
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 26 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 26 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
(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 +29 10 £56,250 +60.71% 1
4G
England

4G
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 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 49 (83.05%) Telecoms
2 44 (74.58%) 3G
3 37 (62.71%) 2G
4 28 (47.46%) Network Architecture
5 27 (45.76%) Internet
6 26 (44.07%) SS7
7 24 (40.68%) Degree
8 19 (32.20%) MVNO
9 15 (25.42%) LTE
10 13 (22.03%) Capacity Planning
10 13 (22.03%) Change Control
11 11 (18.64%) Fault Management
11 11 (18.64%) Wireless
12 10 (16.95%) UMTS
13 8 (13.56%) VoIP
13 8 (13.56%) ITIL
13 8 (13.56%) Operations Management
14 7 (11.86%) QA
14 7 (11.86%) SLA
15 6 (10.17%) TCP/IP
15 6 (10.17%) Finance
15 6 (10.17%) Root Cause Analysis
15 6 (10.17%) Data Centre
16 5 (8.47%) Structured Cabling
16 5 (8.47%) DAB
16 5 (8.47%) ISO 14001
16 5 (8.47%) Change Management
16 5 (8.47%) Incident Management
16 5 (8.47%) CCTV
16 5 (8.47%) Retail

4G
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 26 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 (3.39%) WorkSite
2 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.69%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (8.47%) MS Office
1 5 (8.47%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.69%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) CSG Singleview
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 44 (74.58%) 3G
2 37 (62.71%) 2G
3 27 (45.76%) Internet
4 26 (44.07%) SS7
5 19 (32.20%) MVNO
6 15 (25.42%) LTE
7 11 (18.64%) Wireless
8 10 (16.95%) UMTS
9 8 (13.56%) VoIP
10 6 (10.17%) TCP/IP
11 5 (8.47%) Structured Cabling
11 5 (8.47%) DAB
11 5 (8.47%) LAN
12 4 (6.78%) Wi-Fi
13 3 (5.08%) VoLTE
14 2 (3.39%) GSM
14 2 (3.39%) IPX
14 2 (3.39%) Ethernet
14 2 (3.39%) IPsec
14 2 (3.39%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.69%) Oracle Exadata
1 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database
1 1 (1.69%) Relational Database
1 1 (1.69%) RDBMS
1 1 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
General
1 49 (83.05%) Telecoms
2 6 (10.17%) Finance
3 5 (8.47%) Retail
4 2 (3.39%) Billing
4 2 (3.39%) Electronics
4 2 (3.39%) Law
4 2 (3.39%) Legal
4 2 (3.39%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.69%) Banking
5 1 (1.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (35.59%) Architect
2 18 (30.51%) Network Architect
3 5 (8.47%) Designer
3 5 (8.47%) NOC Engineer
4 4 (6.78%) Operations Manager
4 4 (6.78%) Support Analyst
4 4 (6.78%) Analyst
4 4 (6.78%) Operations Engineer
5 3 (5.08%) IT Support
5 3 (5.08%) Infrastructure Designer
5 3 (5.08%) Network Engineer
5 3 (5.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (3.39%) Security Architect
6 2 (3.39%) IT Support Analyst
6 2 (3.39%) Support Engineer
6 2 (3.39%) Software Engineer
7 1 (1.69%) Head of Architecture
7 1 (1.69%) Mobile Tester
7 1 (1.69%) Sales Engineer
7 1 (1.69%) Senior Sales Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.08%) SOAP
1 3 (5.08%) XML
2 2 (3.39%) J2EE
2 2 (3.39%) REST
3 1 (1.69%) HTML
3 1 (1.69%) CSS
3 1 (1.69%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.17%) Data Centre
2 5 (8.47%) CCTV
3 2 (3.39%) Blackberry
3 2 (3.39%) Device Driver
3 2 (3.39%) Handset
3 2 (3.39%) iPhone
3 2 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.39%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.39%) iPad
4 1 (1.69%) Social Media
4 1 (1.69%) User Experience
4 1 (1.69%) Telematics
4 1 (1.69%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.69%) Psychology
4 1 (1.69%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.78%) Windows
1 4 (6.78%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (6.78%) Android
1 4 (6.78%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (5.08%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (5.08%) Linux
2 3 (5.08%) Windows XP
3 2 (3.39%) UNIX
4 1 (1.69%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.69%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (1.69%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.69%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (47.46%) Network Architecture
2 13 (22.03%) Capacity Planning
2 13 (22.03%) Change Control
3 11 (18.64%) Fault Management
4 8 (13.56%) ITIL
4 8 (13.56%) Operations Management
5 6 (10.17%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (8.47%) Change Management
6 5 (8.47%) Incident Management
7 4 (6.78%) CRM
8 3 (5.08%) Problem Management
8 3 (5.08%) Software Engineering
9 2 (3.39%) E-Commerce
9 2 (3.39%) ERP
9 2 (3.39%) UML
9 2 (3.39%) OO
9 2 (3.39%) Project Management
9 2 (3.39%) Data Protection
9 2 (3.39%) System Testing
9 2 (3.39%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.78%) Java
1 4 (6.78%) SQL
1 4 (6.78%) R
2 2 (3.39%) Python
2 2 (3.39%) Perl
2 2 (3.39%) C#
2 2 (3.39%) C++
2 2 (3.39%) Tcl
2 2 (3.39%) Ruby
3 1 (1.69%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.69%) C
Qualifications
1 24 (40.68%) Degree
2 3 (5.08%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.39%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (3.39%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (1.69%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.69%) MCITP
4 1 (1.69%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.69%) CCNP
4 1 (1.69%) CCNA
4 1 (1.69%) MCSE
4 1 (1.69%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.86%) QA
1 7 (11.86%) SLA
2 5 (8.47%) ISO 14001
2 5 (8.47%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.69%) GMP
System Software
1 4 (6.78%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.39%) Terminal Services
3 1 (1.69%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.69%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 1 (1.69%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 5 (8.47%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.78%) Oracle
2 4 (6.78%) Cisco
3 3 (5.08%) VMware
3 3 (5.08%) HP
4 2 (3.39%) Juniper
4 2 (3.39%) Citrix
4 2 (3.39%) McAfee
4 2 (3.39%) Sophos
4 2 (3.39%) Huawei
5 1 (1.69%) Facebook
5 1 (1.69%) Twitter
5 1 (1.69%) Veeam
5 1 (1.69%) Symantec
5 1 (1.69%) Sun
5 1 (1.69%) Apple
5 1 (1.69%) Ericsson
5 1 (1.69%) PeopleSoft
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