The table below looks at the statistics for NGN skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NGN over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Next Generation Network (NGN)
Rank 636 - 693
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing NGN 4 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.010% - 0.006%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.062% - 0.037%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 2
Median salary £35,000 - £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £75,000 £75,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +92.30%
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
6427 7258 8026
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 15.95% 16.57% 15.98%
Number of salaries quoted 5524 6141 6641
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

NGN
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region citing NGN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

NGN Jobs Demand Trend in London

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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 30 May 2016.

NGN Salary Histogram in London

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, IT jobs citing NGN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region with a requirement for NGN.

1 17 (62.96%) Network Security
2 16 (59.26%) Degree
3 13 (48.15%) Computer Science
4 11 (40.74%) Data Centre
5 10 (37.04%) Unified Communications
5 10 (37.04%) Statistics
5 10 (37.04%) Telecoms
5 10 (37.04%) Finance
5 10 (37.04%) Packet Switching
5 10 (37.04%) WAN
5 10 (37.04%) DWDM
5 10 (37.04%) MPLS
6 9 (33.33%) VPN
6 9 (33.33%) LAN
6 9 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
7 8 (29.63%) SS7
8 7 (25.93%) SLA
8 7 (25.93%) C
8 7 (25.93%) C++
8 7 (25.93%) Software Engineering
8 7 (25.93%) Data Analysis
8 7 (25.93%) Data Structures
8 7 (25.93%) Algorithms
9 6 (22.22%) Diameter Protocol
9 6 (22.22%) Oracle Database
9 6 (22.22%) Unix
9 6 (22.22%) Solaris
9 6 (22.22%) UMTS
9 6 (22.22%) VoIP
9 6 (22.22%) Oracle

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Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (7.41%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 17 (62.96%) Network Security
2 10 (37.04%) DWDM
2 10 (37.04%) MPLS
2 10 (37.04%) Packet Switching
2 10 (37.04%) Unified Communications
2 10 (37.04%) WAN
3 9 (33.33%) LAN
3 9 (33.33%) VPN
4 8 (29.63%) SS7
5 6 (22.22%) CDMA
5 6 (22.22%) Diameter Protocol
5 6 (22.22%) GPRS
5 6 (22.22%) GSM
5 6 (22.22%) H.323
5 6 (22.22%) MGCP
5 6 (22.22%) UMTS
5 6 (22.22%) VoIP
5 6 (22.22%) WCDMA
6 4 (14.81%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (14.81%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (22.22%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.70%) NoSQL
General
1 10 (37.04%) Finance
1 10 (37.04%) Telecoms
2 4 (14.81%) Financial Institution
2 4 (14.81%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (25.93%) C Developer
1 7 (25.93%) C/C++ Developer
1 7 (25.93%) C++ Developer
1 7 (25.93%) Developer
1 7 (25.93%) Technical Engineer
2 6 (22.22%) Support Engineer
2 6 (22.22%) Technical Support
2 6 (22.22%) Technical Support Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Graduate
3 5 (18.52%) Graduate C C++ Developer
3 5 (18.52%) Graduate C Developer
3 5 (18.52%) Graduate C++ Developer
3 5 (18.52%) Graduate Developer
3 5 (18.52%) Junior
3 5 (18.52%) Junior C Developer
3 5 (18.52%) Junior C++ Developer
3 5 (18.52%) Junior Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Computer Science Graduate
4 2 (7.41%) Presales Consultant
4 2 (7.41%) VoLTE Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 13 (48.15%) Computer Science
2 11 (40.74%) Data Centre
3 10 (37.04%) Statistics
4 7 (25.93%) Algorithms
4 7 (25.93%) Data Structures
5 4 (14.81%) Equities
5 4 (14.81%) Fixed Income
6 1 (3.70%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (22.22%) Solaris
1 6 (22.22%) Unix
2 1 (3.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
2 7 (25.93%) Data Analysis
2 7 (25.93%) Software Engineering
3 4 (14.81%) Asset Management
3 4 (14.81%) Deep Packet Inspection
3 4 (14.81%) Security Architecture
4 2 (7.41%) Network Architecture
4 2 (7.41%) Presales
4 2 (7.41%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (3.70%) Fault Management
5 1 (3.70%) Load Balancing
5 1 (3.70%) Performance Management
5 1 (3.70%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.93%) C
1 7 (25.93%) C++
2 2 (7.41%) Java
3 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (59.26%) Degree
2 4 (14.81%) CCIE
2 4 (14.81%) CCNP
2 4 (14.81%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (14.81%) CISM
2 4 (14.81%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (25.93%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 1 (3.70%) Docker
1 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (22.22%) Oracle
1 6 (22.22%) Sybase
2 2 (7.41%) Cisco
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.70%) Ericsson
3 1 (3.70%) Nokia
3 1 (3.70%) Nortel
3 1 (3.70%) VMware