The table below looks at the statistics for NGN skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NGN over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Next Generation Network (NGN)
Rank 608 636 658
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +22
Permanent jobs citing NGN 31 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.075% 0.012% 0.017%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.48% 0.070% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 7
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
NGN
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
6498 7193 6845
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 15.82% 17.57% 16.16%
Number of salaries quoted 5522 6066 5530
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

NGN
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing NGN across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

NGN Jobs Demand Trend in London

NGN
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing NGN across the London region.

NGN Salary Trend in London

NGN
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing NGN across the London region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

NGN Salary Histogram in London

NGN
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NGN within the London region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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 - 4 £92,500 - 2
Kingston Upon Thames - 3 £33,649 -
NGN
England

NGN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the London region citing NGN 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 NGN.

1 26 (56.52%) Network Security
2 24 (52.17%) Statistics
2 24 (52.17%) Unified Communications
2 24 (52.17%) Data Centre
2 24 (52.17%) Packet Switching
2 24 (52.17%) WAN
2 24 (52.17%) DWDM
2 24 (52.17%) MPLS
2 24 (52.17%) Finance
3 22 (47.83%) Infrastructure Management
4 21 (45.65%) VPN
4 21 (45.65%) LAN
5 13 (28.26%) Telecoms
5 13 (28.26%) Financial Institution
5 13 (28.26%) Fixed Income
5 13 (28.26%) Equities
5 13 (28.26%) Retail
5 13 (28.26%) Asset Management
6 12 (26.09%) Lync
6 12 (26.09%) Cisco
7 11 (23.91%) Microsoft
7 11 (23.91%) Wireless
8 10 (21.74%) VoIP
8 10 (21.74%) Cisco Certification
8 10 (21.74%) CCIE
8 10 (21.74%) Degree
9 9 (19.57%) Cisco Nexus
9 9 (19.57%) CCNP
10 8 (17.39%) SS7
10 8 (17.39%) Computer Science

NGN
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the London region citing NGN 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 NGN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (26.09%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (2.17%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 26 (56.52%) Network Security
2 24 (52.17%) DWDM
2 24 (52.17%) MPLS
2 24 (52.17%) Packet Switching
2 24 (52.17%) Unified Communications
2 24 (52.17%) WAN
3 21 (45.65%) LAN
3 21 (45.65%) VPN
4 11 (23.91%) Wireless
5 10 (21.74%) VoIP
6 9 (19.57%) Cisco Nexus
7 8 (17.39%) SS7
8 7 (15.22%) DHCP
8 7 (15.22%) DNS
8 7 (15.22%) OSPF
8 7 (15.22%) TCP/IP
9 6 (13.04%) CDMA
9 6 (13.04%) GPRS
9 6 (13.04%) UMTS
9 6 (13.04%) WCDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.04%) Oracle Database
General
1 24 (52.17%) Finance
2 13 (28.26%) Financial Institution
2 13 (28.26%) Retail
2 13 (28.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (21.74%) Head of Communications
2 8 (17.39%) Head of IT
3 7 (15.22%) Network Technician
4 6 (13.04%) Support Engineer
4 6 (13.04%) Technical Engineer
4 6 (13.04%) Technical Support
4 6 (13.04%) Technical Support Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) Head of Infrastructure
5 4 (8.70%) Head of IT Infrastructure
5 4 (8.70%) Head of Networks
6 3 (6.52%) Architect
6 3 (6.52%) Consultant
7 2 (4.35%) C/C++ Developer
7 2 (4.35%) C++ Developer
7 2 (4.35%) Developer
7 2 (4.35%) Head of Finance
7 2 (4.35%) Junior
7 2 (4.35%) Junior Developer
7 2 (4.35%) Presales Consultant
7 2 (4.35%) VoLTE Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.35%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 24 (52.17%) Data Centre
1 24 (52.17%) Statistics
2 13 (28.26%) Equities
2 13 (28.26%) Fixed Income
3 8 (17.39%) Computer Science
4 7 (15.22%) User Experience
5 3 (6.52%) IPTV
5 3 (6.52%) Smartphone
5 3 (6.52%) Video on Demand
6 2 (4.35%) Algorithms
6 2 (4.35%) Data Structures
7 1 (2.17%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (2.17%) Handset
7 1 (2.17%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.04%) Solaris
1 6 (13.04%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (47.83%) Infrastructure Management
2 13 (28.26%) Asset Management
3 7 (15.22%) Network Design
3 7 (15.22%) Network Management
4 5 (10.87%) Security Architecture
5 4 (8.70%) Deep Packet Inspection
6 3 (6.52%) B2B
6 3 (6.52%) B2C
6 3 (6.52%) MSF
6 3 (6.52%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (4.35%) Data Analysis
7 2 (4.35%) Network Architecture
7 2 (4.35%) Presales
7 2 (4.35%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (4.35%) Software Engineering
8 1 (2.17%) Data Management
8 1 (2.17%) Penetration Testing
8 1 (2.17%) Risk Analysis
8 1 (2.17%) Security Operations
8 1 (2.17%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.35%) C
1 2 (4.35%) C++
1 2 (4.35%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (21.74%) CCIE
1 10 (21.74%) Cisco Certification
1 10 (21.74%) Degree
2 9 (19.57%) CCNP
3 5 (10.87%) CISSP
4 4 (8.70%) CISM
5 1 (2.17%) CHFI
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.04%) SLA
2 1 (2.17%) COBIT
Vendors
1 12 (26.09%) Cisco
2 11 (23.91%) Microsoft
3 6 (13.04%) Oracle
3 6 (13.04%) Sybase
4 1 (2.17%) Avaya
4 1 (2.17%) Mitel
4 1 (2.17%) Siemens
London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £40k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £40k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + be - bonus,shares,pens+more
Posted: 6 days ago