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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
2G
Rank 371 401 404
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +3
Permanent jobs citing 2G 67 26 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.31% 0.12% 0.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.40% 0.58% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 34
Average salary £57,500 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.05% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -11.11%
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
4771 4476 5383
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 22.15% 21.14% 23.39%
Number of salaries quoted 3548 3452 4516
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 24 December 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 24 December 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
Berkshire +51 56 £57,500 +4.54% 6
Buckinghamshire -1 6 - -
Surrey -3 2 - -
Hampshire -20 2 £42,000 +5.00%
M4 Corridor - 1 - -
2G
England

2G
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 114 (100.00%) 3G
2 97 (85.09%) Telecoms
3 70 (61.40%) 4G
4 64 (56.14%) LTE
5 48 (42.11%) Wireless
6 39 (34.21%) GSM
6 39 (34.21%) Degree
7 34 (29.82%) UMTS
7 34 (29.82%) Ericsson
7 34 (29.82%) QA
8 32 (28.07%) Radio Access Network
9 30 (26.32%) Nokia
10 28 (24.56%) Nortel
10 28 (24.56%) RNC
11 27 (23.68%) WiMAX
12 24 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
13 22 (19.30%) Service Delivery
14 20 (17.54%) SLA
15 17 (14.91%) Finance
16 16 (14.04%) Huawei
17 15 (13.16%) Progress
18 12 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
19 10 (8.77%) 2.5G
19 10 (8.77%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
20 9 (7.89%) Marketing
21 8 (7.02%) C
21 8 (7.02%) MS Excel
21 8 (7.02%) Service Management
21 8 (7.02%) Network Architecture
22 7 (6.14%) Java

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 8 (7.02%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.63%) MS Office
3 1 (0.88%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 114 (100.00%) 3G
2 70 (61.40%) 4G
3 64 (56.14%) LTE
4 48 (42.11%) Wireless
5 39 (34.21%) GSM
6 34 (29.82%) UMTS
7 32 (28.07%) Radio Access Network
8 28 (24.56%) RNC
9 27 (23.68%) WiMAX
10 10 (8.77%) 2.5G
11 5 (4.39%) Firewall
11 5 (4.39%) Wi-Fi
11 5 (4.39%) GPRS
11 5 (4.39%) GGSN
12 4 (3.51%) ZigBee
12 4 (3.51%) SIGTRAN
12 4 (3.51%) Ethernet
13 3 (2.63%) HTTP
13 3 (2.63%) VPN
13 3 (2.63%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.39%) Big Data
2 1 (0.88%) MySQL
2 1 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.88%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (0.88%) BusinessObjects XI
2 1 (0.88%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 1 (0.88%) LabVIEW
1 1 (0.88%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 97 (85.09%) Telecoms
2 17 (14.91%) Finance
3 9 (7.89%) Marketing
4 4 (3.51%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 19 (16.67%) Wireless Engineer
2 16 (14.04%) RAN Engineer
2 16 (14.04%) Consultant
3 14 (12.28%) Delivery Manager
4 10 (8.77%) Senior Manager
5 9 (7.89%) Technical Engineer
5 9 (7.89%) Site Engineer
6 7 (6.14%) Resourcer
6 7 (6.14%) Network Consultant
7 6 (5.26%) Project Manager
7 6 (5.26%) Operations Manager
7 6 (5.26%) Service Manager
7 6 (5.26%) Network Manager
8 5 (4.39%) Solutions Consultant
8 5 (4.39%) 3G Engineer
8 5 (4.39%) Service Operations Manager
9 3 (2.63%) Technical Manager
9 3 (2.63%) Architect
9 3 (2.63%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (2.63%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.63%) MFC
1 3 (2.63%) STL
2 2 (1.75%) SOAP
3 1 (0.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (6.14%) Digital Media
3 5 (4.39%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (2.63%) Handset
4 3 (2.63%) Algorithms
5 2 (1.75%) PMI
5 2 (1.75%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.75%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.26%) Linux
2 5 (4.39%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (19.30%) Service Delivery
2 12 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (7.02%) Service Management
3 8 (7.02%) Network Architecture
4 7 (6.14%) Product Management
4 7 (6.14%) Project Management
4 7 (6.14%) Logistics
4 7 (6.14%) Change Management
5 6 (5.26%) Network Planning
5 6 (5.26%) Problem Management
5 6 (5.26%) Business Development
6 5 (4.39%) Use Case
6 5 (4.39%) ITIL
6 5 (4.39%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (4.39%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (4.39%) Performance Engineering
6 5 (4.39%) Coaching
7 4 (3.51%) Marketing Strategy
7 4 (3.51%) PRINCE2
7 4 (3.51%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 8 (7.02%) C
2 7 (6.14%) Java
3 4 (3.51%) C#
3 4 (3.51%) C++
4 2 (1.75%) SQL
5 1 (0.88%) Python
5 1 (0.88%) Perl
Qualifications
1 39 (34.21%) Degree
2 4 (3.51%) PMI Certification
2 4 (3.51%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.75%) PMP
3 2 (1.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.88%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.88%) HND
4 1 (0.88%) ISEB
4 1 (0.88%) CISSP
4 1 (0.88%) CISM
4 1 (0.88%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (29.82%) QA
2 20 (17.54%) SLA
3 4 (3.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (0.88%) Netcool
1 1 (0.88%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 34 (29.82%) Ericsson
2 30 (26.32%) Nokia
3 28 (24.56%) Nortel
4 16 (14.04%) Huawei
5 15 (13.16%) Progress
6 10 (8.77%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
7 7 (6.14%) Microsoft
8 3 (2.63%) EMC
9 2 (1.75%) Business Objects
9 2 (1.75%) BT
10 1 (0.88%) NEC
10 1 (0.88%) Cramer
10 1 (0.88%) Mapinfo
10 1 (0.88%) Oracle
10 1 (0.88%) Talend
10 1 (0.88%) Greenplum
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Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + 20% Bonus and Pension
Posted: 27 days ago