The first table below looks at the demand for 2G skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 2G over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
2G
Rank 406 386 387
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +1
Permanent jobs citing 2G 34 45 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.15% 0.20% 0.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.69% 0.87% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 13 20 38
Average salary £50,000 £57,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% +43.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £44,900 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £64,150 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £31,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
-31.11% +3.44%
Communications & Networking Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
4907 5143 5181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 21.75% 23.18% 22.32%
Number of salaries quoted 3754 4026 4286
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
2G
England

2G
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing 2G across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

2G Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

2G
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing 2G across the South East region.

2G Salary Trend in the South East

2G
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing 2G across the South East region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

2G Salary Histogram in the South East

2G
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 2G within the South East region over the 3 months to 23 July 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
Buckinghamshire +11 18 - -
Berkshire -11 13 £57,500 -4.16%
Hampshire +2 3 £50,000 +42.85% 1
2G
England

2G
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the South East region citing 2G 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 2G.

1 59 (98.33%) 3G
2 48 (80.00%) Telecoms
3 45 (75.00%) 4G
4 29 (48.33%) LTE
5 23 (38.33%) GSM
6 18 (30.00%) UMTS
7 16 (26.67%) Radio Access Network
8 14 (23.33%) Service Management
9 12 (20.00%) SLA
9 12 (20.00%) GPRS
10 11 (18.33%) ITIL
10 11 (18.33%) Change Management
10 11 (18.33%) Problem Management
10 11 (18.33%) Degree
11 9 (15.00%) Broadband
12 8 (13.33%) UNIX
12 8 (13.33%) Fault Management
13 7 (11.67%) Wireless
13 7 (11.67%) Service Delivery
13 7 (11.67%) Linux
14 6 (10.00%) SS7
14 6 (10.00%) Internet
14 6 (10.00%) VoIP
14 6 (10.00%) Logistics
14 6 (10.00%) QA
14 6 (10.00%) Marketing
14 6 (10.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
14 6 (10.00%) Digital Media
15 5 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 5 (8.33%) 2.5G

2G
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the South East region citing 2G 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 2G. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (6.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 59 (98.33%) 3G
2 45 (75.00%) 4G
3 29 (48.33%) LTE
4 23 (38.33%) GSM
5 18 (30.00%) UMTS
6 16 (26.67%) Radio Access Network
7 12 (20.00%) GPRS
8 9 (15.00%) Broadband
9 7 (11.67%) Wireless
10 6 (10.00%) SS7
10 6 (10.00%) VoIP
10 6 (10.00%) Internet
11 5 (8.33%) 2.5G
12 4 (6.67%) TCP/IP
13 3 (5.00%) Bluetooth
13 3 (5.00%) Wi-Fi
13 3 (5.00%) SIGTRAN
13 3 (5.00%) ZigBee
14 2 (3.33%) VoLTE
14 2 (3.33%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.33%) Big Data
General
1 48 (80.00%) Telecoms
2 6 (10.00%) Marketing
3 5 (8.33%) Finance
4 2 (3.33%) Electronics
5 1 (1.67%) Law
Job Titles
1 13 (21.67%) Service Manager
2 8 (13.33%) Operations Manager
2 8 (13.33%) Network Manager
2 8 (13.33%) Service Operations Manager
3 7 (11.67%) Performance Manager
3 7 (11.67%) Consultant
4 5 (8.33%) Resourcer
5 4 (6.67%) IP Engineer
5 4 (6.67%) Telecoms Engineer
6 3 (5.00%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (5.00%) Architect
6 3 (5.00%) Analyst
7 2 (3.33%) Project Manager
7 2 (3.33%) Services Delivery Manager
7 2 (3.33%) Support Engineer
7 2 (3.33%) Financial Analyst
7 2 (3.33%) Solutions Consultant
7 2 (3.33%) Buyer
7 2 (3.33%) Commercial Buyer
7 2 (3.33%) Junior Buyer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.00%) MFC
1 3 (5.00%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.00%) Digital Media
2 3 (5.00%) Handset
3 2 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.67%) Smart Meter
4 1 (1.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (13.33%) UNIX
2 7 (11.67%) Linux
3 5 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (3.33%) Windows 7
4 2 (3.33%) Windows 8
4 2 (3.33%) Windows XP
4 2 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (3.33%) Windows
4 2 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (3.33%) CentOS
5 1 (1.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (23.33%) Service Management
2 11 (18.33%) Change Management
2 11 (18.33%) ITIL
2 11 (18.33%) Problem Management
3 8 (13.33%) Fault Management
4 7 (11.67%) Service Delivery
5 6 (10.00%) Logistics
6 5 (8.33%) Network Planning
7 4 (6.67%) Product Marketing
8 3 (5.00%) Performance Management
8 3 (5.00%) Integration Testing
8 3 (5.00%) Signal Processing
8 3 (5.00%) Network Performance Management
8 3 (5.00%) Business Development
8 3 (5.00%) Software Engineering
8 3 (5.00%) UML
9 2 (3.33%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (3.33%) Project Management
9 2 (3.33%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (3.33%) Performance Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.33%) Java
2 4 (6.67%) SQL
3 3 (5.00%) C
3 3 (5.00%) C#
3 3 (5.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 11 (18.33%) Degree
2 4 (6.67%) HNC
2 4 (6.67%) HND
3 3 (5.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.67%) ISEB
4 1 (1.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.67%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.67%) PMP
4 1 (1.67%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (20.00%) SLA
2 6 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (6.67%) NDS
Systems Management
1 3 (5.00%) Netcool
2 2 (3.33%) NSN NetAct
3 1 (1.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (10.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 5 (8.33%) Red Hat
3 4 (6.67%) TIBCO
3 4 (6.67%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 4 (6.67%) Huawei
4 3 (5.00%) Ericsson
4 3 (5.00%) Business Objects
4 3 (5.00%) EMC
5 2 (3.33%) Oracle
5 2 (3.33%) BT
6 1 (1.67%) Progress
6 1 (1.67%) HP
6 1 (1.67%) F5
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + pension, healthcare, 25 days
Posted: 4 days ago