The table below looks at the statistics for 4G skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 4G over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
4G
Rank - 255 256
Permanent jobs citing 4G 0 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - 0.046% 0.028%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.31% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 2
Median salary - £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
UK excluding London median salary £51,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +25.00%
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 North West region.

Communications & Networking Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
909 954 1027
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 15.51% 14.50% 14.55%
Number of salaries quoted 755 768 866
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,650 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

4G
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing 4G as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

4G Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

4G
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing 4G across the North West region.

4G Salary Trend in the North West

4G
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, IT jobs citing 4G 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 North West region with a requirement for 4G.

1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) Ericsson
2 1 (50.00%) Nokia
2 1 (50.00%) 3G
2 1 (50.00%) 802.11
2 1 (50.00%) MPLS
2 1 (50.00%) ISUP
2 1 (50.00%) INAP
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) 2G
2 1 (50.00%) Network Design
2 1 (50.00%) Network Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Huawei
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) RANAP
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) LTE
2 1 (50.00%) MGW
2 1 (50.00%) Network Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) VoLTE
2 1 (50.00%) Line Management
2 1 (50.00%) Diameter Protocol
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre

4G
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) 2G
1 1 (50.00%) 3G
1 1 (50.00%) 802.11
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (50.00%) Diameter Protocol
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) GPRS
1 1 (50.00%) GSM
1 1 (50.00%) INAP
1 1 (50.00%) ISUP
1 1 (50.00%) LTE
1 1 (50.00%) MGW
1 1 (50.00%) MPLS
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
1 1 (50.00%) RANAP
1 1 (50.00%) Value-Added Service
1 1 (50.00%) VLAN
1 1 (50.00%) VoLTE
1 1 (50.00%) VoWiFi
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Core Network Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Network Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Network Design Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Network Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Line Management
1 1 (50.00%) Network Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) Network Design
1 1 (50.00%) Network Planning
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Optimisation
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Ericsson
2 1 (50.00%) Huawei
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) Nokia
Manchester, Lancashire
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £125000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago