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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 4G over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
4G
Rank - 234 -
Permanent jobs citing 4G 0 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - 0.073% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.50% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £37,740 £52,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-27.42% +15.55%
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
1066 995 1081
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 14.51% 14.50% 14.62%
Number of salaries quoted 888 831 919
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

4G
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing 4G across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 14 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (100.00%) 3G
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) DTV
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 2 (100.00%) Supplier Management
1 2 (100.00%) Resource Management
1 2 (100.00%) Smart Meter
1 2 (100.00%) APMP

4G
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) 3G
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
General
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Project Manager
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) DTV
1 2 (100.00%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 2 (100.00%) Supplier Management
1 2 (100.00%) Resource Management
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) APMP