The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
2G
Rank 421 441 452
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +11
Permanent jobs citing 2G 27 41 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.14% 0.19% 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.62% 0.86% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 14 11 8
Average salary £60,000 £40,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £37,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,750 £50,000 £65,750
UK excluding London average salary £58,750 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+46.87% -
2G
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 South East region.

Communications & Networking Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
4330 4747 4923
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 22.42% 22.10% 20.83%
Number of salaries quoted 3616 3575 3815
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +6.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 29 April 2016.

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 29 April 2016. 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
Berkshire +11 24 £60,000 +50.00% 1
Oxfordshire - 2 £82,500 -
2G
England

2G
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 36 (100.00%) 3G
2 30 (83.33%) LTE
3 23 (63.89%) Telecoms
4 15 (41.67%) CCIE
4 15 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (41.67%) 4G
5 12 (33.33%) VPN
5 12 (33.33%) IPsec
6 11 (30.56%) GPRS
6 11 (30.56%) PRINCE2
7 10 (27.78%) C
7 10 (27.78%) MPLS
7 10 (27.78%) Project Management
7 10 (27.78%) Network Design
7 10 (27.78%) VLAN
7 10 (27.78%) Presales
7 10 (27.78%) Product Management
8 9 (25.00%) Customer Engagement
8 9 (25.00%) GPON
8 9 (25.00%) Time Management
8 9 (25.00%) Multicast
8 9 (25.00%) IPTV
8 9 (25.00%) Marketing
8 9 (25.00%) VPLS
8 9 (25.00%) Firewall
8 9 (25.00%) Migration
8 9 (25.00%) RSVP
8 9 (25.00%) BGP
8 9 (25.00%) DSLAM
8 9 (25.00%) IPv6

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

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.78%) Apache
1 1 (2.78%) Confluence
1 1 (2.78%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (100.00%) 3G
2 30 (83.33%) LTE
3 15 (41.67%) 4G
4 12 (33.33%) IPsec
4 12 (33.33%) VPN
5 11 (30.56%) GPRS
6 10 (27.78%) MPLS
6 10 (27.78%) VLAN
7 9 (25.00%) BGP
7 9 (25.00%) DSLAM
7 9 (25.00%) Firewall
7 9 (25.00%) GPON
7 9 (25.00%) IPv6
7 9 (25.00%) Multicast
7 9 (25.00%) RSVP
7 9 (25.00%) VPLS
8 8 (22.22%) Internet
9 7 (19.44%) HSPA
10 6 (16.67%) GSM
10 6 (16.67%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.78%) MySQL
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) CppUnit
1 1 (2.78%) Hudson
1 1 (2.78%) JIRA
1 1 (2.78%) Subversion
General
1 23 (63.89%) Telecoms
2 9 (25.00%) Marketing
3 7 (19.44%) Electronics
4 6 (16.67%) Automotive
5 3 (8.33%) Billing
5 3 (8.33%) German Language
5 3 (8.33%) Italian Language
6 2 (5.56%) Advertising
6 2 (5.56%) Finance
7 1 (2.78%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (25.00%) Architect
2 8 (22.22%) Consultant
3 5 (13.89%) Technical Consultant
4 4 (11.11%) Analyst
4 4 (11.11%) Presales Consultant
4 4 (11.11%) Principal Consultant
4 4 (11.11%) Principal Technical Consultant
4 4 (11.11%) Technical Presales Consultant
4 4 (11.11%) Telecoms Manager
4 4 (11.11%) Test Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) BSS Architect
5 3 (8.33%) Delivery Manager
5 3 (8.33%) Infrastructure Architect
5 3 (8.33%) IP Consultant
5 3 (8.33%) Network Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Sales Consultant
5 3 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (5.56%) Sales Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Solutions Consultant
6 2 (5.56%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (22.22%) XML
2 7 (19.44%) HTML
3 1 (2.78%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 1 (2.78%) POSIX
3 1 (2.78%) STL
3 1 (2.78%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.00%) IPTV
2 7 (19.44%) Web 2.0
3 6 (16.67%) Algorithms
3 6 (16.67%) Machine to Machine
4 3 (8.33%) PMI
5 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.78%) Blackberry
6 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.78%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.89%) Linux
2 4 (11.11%) Unix
3 2 (5.56%) Android
4 1 (2.78%) BlackBerry OS
4 1 (2.78%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (30.56%) PRINCE2
2 10 (27.78%) Network Design
2 10 (27.78%) Presales
2 10 (27.78%) Product Management
2 10 (27.78%) Project Management
3 9 (25.00%) Customer Engagement
3 9 (25.00%) Migration
3 9 (25.00%) Time Management
4 8 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (19.44%) Performance Management
6 6 (16.67%) Test Planning
7 4 (11.11%) Service Delivery
8 3 (8.33%) Defect Management
8 3 (8.33%) Validation
9 2 (5.56%) Software Engineering
10 1 (2.78%) CRM
10 1 (2.78%) Incident Management
10 1 (2.78%) ITIL
10 1 (2.78%) Mentoring
10 1 (2.78%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (27.78%) C
2 2 (5.56%) SQL
3 1 (2.78%) C++
3 1 (2.78%) Python
Qualifications
1 15 (41.67%) CCIE
1 15 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (22.22%) Degree
3 5 (13.89%) PMI Certification
3 5 (13.89%) PMP
4 4 (11.11%) ISEB
4 4 (11.11%) ISTQB
4 4 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (22.22%) Huawei
2 5 (13.89%) HP
2 5 (13.89%) Nokia
3 4 (11.11%) Ericsson
3 4 (11.11%) Nokia Networks
4 3 (8.33%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 3 (8.33%) BT
4 3 (8.33%) ZTE
5 1 (2.78%) Cisco
5 1 (2.78%) Dialogic
5 1 (2.78%) Google
5 1 (2.78%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.78%) Symbian
5 1 (2.78%) Tieto
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
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