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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
2G
Rank 390 364 411
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +47
Permanent jobs citing 2G 47 77 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.22% 0.36% 0.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.96% 1.67% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 17 33 25
Average salary £57,500 £56,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.76% +25.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £45,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £74,000 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £31,000 £40,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-22.50% -23.80%
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
4899 4614 5358
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 22.72% 21.70% 23.65%
Number of salaries quoted 3619 3603 4362
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £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 1 October 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 1 October 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
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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 -17 22 £57,500 +4.54% 1
Buckinghamshire 0 19 - -
Hampshire -4 3 £50,000 +42.85% 1
Surrey -9 3 - -
2G
England

2G
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 68 (100.00%) 3G
2 59 (86.76%) 4G
3 57 (83.82%) Telecoms
4 30 (44.12%) LTE
5 17 (25.00%) Radio Access Network
6 14 (20.59%) Service Management
7 13 (19.12%) Degree
8 12 (17.65%) UMTS
9 11 (16.18%) SLA
9 11 (16.18%) Finance
10 10 (14.71%) Wireless
10 10 (14.71%) Change Management
10 10 (14.71%) Problem Management
10 10 (14.71%) GSM
10 10 (14.71%) Progress
11 9 (13.24%) ITIL
11 9 (13.24%) QA
11 9 (13.24%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
12 8 (11.76%) Fault Management
12 8 (11.76%) Logistics
12 8 (11.76%) Huawei
12 8 (11.76%) Marketing
12 8 (11.76%) Broadband
12 8 (11.76%) GPRS
12 8 (11.76%) Ericsson
13 7 (10.29%) Internet
13 7 (10.29%) Service Delivery
13 7 (10.29%) 2.5G
13 7 (10.29%) Product Management
13 7 (10.29%) Digital Media

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

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 2 (2.94%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.47%) MS Office
2 1 (1.47%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 68 (100.00%) 3G
2 59 (86.76%) 4G
3 30 (44.12%) LTE
4 17 (25.00%) Radio Access Network
5 12 (17.65%) UMTS
6 10 (14.71%) Wireless
6 10 (14.71%) GSM
7 8 (11.76%) Broadband
7 8 (11.76%) GPRS
8 7 (10.29%) Internet
8 7 (10.29%) 2.5G
9 5 (7.35%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (4.41%) Bluetooth
10 3 (4.41%) SS7
10 3 (4.41%) Firewall
10 3 (4.41%) ZigBee
11 2 (2.94%) XCAP
11 2 (2.94%) VoLTE
11 2 (2.94%) RNC
11 2 (2.94%) SIGTRAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.35%) Big Data
2 1 (1.47%) MySQL
2 1 (1.47%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.47%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.47%) BusinessObjects XI
2 1 (1.47%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 57 (83.82%) Telecoms
2 11 (16.18%) Finance
3 8 (11.76%) Marketing
4 4 (5.88%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 11 (16.18%) Consultant
1 11 (16.18%) Delivery Manager
1 11 (16.18%) Service Manager
2 9 (13.24%) Operations Manager
3 8 (11.76%) Service Operations Manager
4 7 (10.29%) Resourcer
5 5 (7.35%) Solutions Consultant
6 4 (5.88%) Senior Manager
6 4 (5.88%) Technical Manager
6 4 (5.88%) Project Manager
7 3 (4.41%) Architect
7 3 (4.41%) Network Engineer
7 3 (4.41%) Network Manager
7 3 (4.41%) Analyst
7 3 (4.41%) Network Consultant
7 3 (4.41%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (2.94%) Network Operations Manager
8 2 (2.94%) Commercial Analyst
8 2 (2.94%) Network Design Engineer
8 2 (2.94%) Technical Account Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.41%) MFC
1 3 (4.41%) STL
2 1 (1.47%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.29%) Digital Media
2 5 (7.35%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (4.41%) Handset
3 3 (4.41%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.41%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.47%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.82%) UNIX
2 5 (7.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (20.59%) Service Management
2 10 (14.71%) Change Management
2 10 (14.71%) Problem Management
3 9 (13.24%) ITIL
4 8 (11.76%) Fault Management
4 8 (11.76%) Logistics
5 7 (10.29%) Service Delivery
5 7 (10.29%) Product Management
6 6 (8.82%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (7.35%) Project Management
7 5 (7.35%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (7.35%) Network Planning
7 5 (7.35%) Use Case
7 5 (7.35%) Coaching
7 5 (7.35%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (7.35%) Performance Engineering
8 3 (4.41%) UML
8 3 (4.41%) PRINCE2
8 3 (4.41%) Business Development
8 3 (4.41%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.88%) C#
1 4 (5.88%) C++
1 4 (5.88%) Java
2 2 (2.94%) SQL
3 1 (1.47%) Perl
Qualifications
1 13 (19.12%) Degree
2 3 (4.41%) HNC
2 3 (4.41%) HND
2 3 (4.41%) PMP
2 3 (4.41%) PMI Certification
2 3 (4.41%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.47%) ISEB
3 1 (1.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.47%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (16.18%) SLA
2 9 (13.24%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.41%) NDS
Systems Management
1 1 (1.47%) Netcool
1 1 (1.47%) NSN NetAct
1 1 (1.47%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (14.71%) Progress
2 9 (13.24%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 8 (11.76%) Huawei
3 8 (11.76%) Ericsson
4 3 (4.41%) Oracle
4 3 (4.41%) TIBCO
4 3 (4.41%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 3 (4.41%) EMC
4 3 (4.41%) BT
5 2 (2.94%) Nortel
5 2 (2.94%) Nokia
5 2 (2.94%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.47%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.47%) HP
6 1 (1.47%) NEC
6 1 (1.47%) Greenplum
6 1 (1.47%) F5
6 1 (1.47%) Talend
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