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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Next Generation Network (NGN)
Rank 571 600 623
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +23
Permanent jobs citing NGN 45 11 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.097% 0.025% 0.045%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.59% 0.15% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 45 8 23
Average salary £55,000 £43,750 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.71% -20.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £36,550 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £53,000 £147,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £40,000 £54,000
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -25.92%
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
7662 7102 8448
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 16.50% 16.12% 16.71%
Number of salaries quoted 6339 5947 7145
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 28 August 2014.

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 28 August 2014. 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
Brentford - 32 £55,000 -
City of London -3 3 £72,500 +81.25%
NGN
England

NGN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 44 (91.67%) Telecoms
2 32 (66.67%) Business Development
3 24 (50.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 24 (50.00%) Ericsson
3 24 (50.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 15 (31.25%) Cloud Computing
4 15 (31.25%) Radio Access Network
5 9 (18.75%) WLAN
5 9 (18.75%) Nokia
5 9 (18.75%) Siemens
6 6 (12.50%) Broadband
7 5 (10.42%) Postgraduate
7 5 (10.42%) CRM
7 5 (10.42%) Marketing
8 4 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (8.33%) Project Management
8 4 (8.33%) Analytics
9 3 (6.25%) MVNO
9 3 (6.25%) Service Management
9 3 (6.25%) Handset
10 2 (4.17%) Information Security
10 2 (4.17%) Revenue Management
10 2 (4.17%) Billing
10 2 (4.17%) PRINCE2
11 1 (2.08%) UML
11 1 (2.08%) OO
11 1 (2.08%) Java
11 1 (2.08%) ITIL
11 1 (2.08%) PhD
11 1 (2.08%) LAN

NGN
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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.

Cloud Services
1 15 (31.25%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (31.25%) Radio Access Network
2 9 (18.75%) WLAN
3 6 (12.50%) Broadband
4 3 (6.25%) MVNO
5 1 (2.08%) LAN
5 1 (2.08%) WAN
5 1 (2.08%) Wireless
5 1 (2.08%) Software-Defined Networking
General
1 44 (91.67%) Telecoms
2 5 (10.42%) Marketing
3 2 (4.17%) Billing
4 1 (2.08%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (45.83%) Sales Manager
2 15 (31.25%) Business Development Executive
3 9 (18.75%) Account Manager
4 7 (14.58%) Junior
5 5 (10.42%) Senior Manager
6 3 (6.25%) Consultant
7 2 (4.17%) Information Manager
7 2 (4.17%) Information Security Manager
7 2 (4.17%) Programme Manager
7 2 (4.17%) Pre Sales Consultant
7 2 (4.17%) Security Manager
7 2 (4.17%) Project Manager
8 1 (2.08%) Business Analyst
8 1 (2.08%) Developer
8 1 (2.08%) Analyst
8 1 (2.08%) Technical Project Manager
8 1 (2.08%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (2.08%) Sales Consultant
8 1 (2.08%) Architect
8 1 (2.08%) Technical Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.25%) Handset
2 1 (2.08%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.08%) Social Network
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (66.67%) Business Development
2 5 (10.42%) CRM
3 4 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (8.33%) Project Management
3 4 (8.33%) Analytics
4 3 (6.25%) Service Management
5 2 (4.17%) Information Security
5 2 (4.17%) Revenue Management
5 2 (4.17%) PRINCE2
6 1 (2.08%) UML
6 1 (2.08%) OO
6 1 (2.08%) ITIL
6 1 (2.08%) Six Sigma
6 1 (2.08%) Business Analysis
6 1 (2.08%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (2.08%) Fund Management
6 1 (2.08%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (2.08%) Time Management
6 1 (2.08%) BPMN
6 1 (2.08%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.08%) Java
1 1 (2.08%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (10.42%) Postgraduate
2 1 (2.08%) PhD
2 1 (2.08%) CCIE
2 1 (2.08%) CCDP
2 1 (2.08%) CISSP
2 1 (2.08%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.08%) Degree
2 1 (2.08%) CISM
System Software
1 1 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 24 (50.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
1 24 (50.00%) Ericsson
1 24 (50.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 9 (18.75%) Nokia
2 9 (18.75%) Siemens
3 1 (2.08%) Cisco
3 1 (2.08%) Citrix
3 1 (2.08%) NetApp
3 1 (2.08%) VMware