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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
2G
Rank 412 435 415
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -20
Permanent jobs citing 2G 31 21 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.15% 0.091% 0.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.68% 0.43% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 11
Average salary £45,000 £62,250 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.71% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £41,250 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £32,000 £45,500
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -29.67%
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
4527 4916 5230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 21.33% 21.40% 23.53%
Number of salaries quoted 3541 3854 4160
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 2015. 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 +10 26 £40,000 -35.74% 2
Buckinghamshire -13 4 £50,000 - 2
Surrey - 1 £80,000 -
2G
England

2G
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 62 (100.00%) 3G
2 46 (74.19%) 4G
3 32 (51.61%) Telecoms
4 31 (50.00%) Radio Access Network
5 30 (48.39%) LTE
6 19 (30.65%) Degree
6 19 (30.65%) Ericsson
6 19 (30.65%) GSM
7 17 (27.42%) Wireless
8 15 (24.19%) UMTS
9 13 (20.97%) MPLS
10 12 (19.35%) RNC
10 12 (19.35%) WiMAX
11 11 (17.74%) Ethernet
11 11 (17.74%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
11 11 (17.74%) Capacity Planning
12 10 (16.13%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 9 (14.52%) Amdocs
13 9 (14.52%) Nokia
14 8 (12.90%) SQL
15 7 (11.29%) Linux
15 7 (11.29%) SLA
16 6 (9.68%) SS7
16 6 (9.68%) Network Planning
16 6 (9.68%) Strategic Planning
16 6 (9.68%) Cramer
16 6 (9.68%) Continuous Improvement
17 5 (8.06%) Capacity Management
17 5 (8.06%) Windows Server 2012
17 5 (8.06%) Network Management

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 (1.61%) MTS
Applications
1 3 (4.84%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.61%) MS Office
2 1 (1.61%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 62 (100.00%) 3G
2 46 (74.19%) 4G
3 31 (50.00%) Radio Access Network
4 30 (48.39%) LTE
5 19 (30.65%) GSM
6 17 (27.42%) Wireless
7 15 (24.19%) UMTS
8 13 (20.97%) MPLS
9 12 (19.35%) WiMAX
9 12 (19.35%) RNC
10 11 (17.74%) Ethernet
11 6 (9.68%) SS7
12 3 (4.84%) IP Telephony
12 3 (4.84%) Network Security
12 3 (4.84%) SMS
12 3 (4.84%) CDMA
12 3 (4.84%) GPRS
13 2 (3.23%) TCP/IP
13 2 (3.23%) DSL
13 2 (3.23%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.23%) Relational Database
General
1 32 (51.61%) Telecoms
2 4 (6.45%) Electronics
3 2 (3.23%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (16.13%) Technical Leader
2 6 (9.68%) Network Engineer
2 6 (9.68%) Head of Capacity Planning
3 4 (6.45%) Transmission Engineer
3 4 (6.45%) Transmission Planning Engineer
3 4 (6.45%) Wireless Engineer
3 4 (6.45%) Designer
4 3 (4.84%) Senior Designer
4 3 (4.84%) RAN Engineer
4 3 (4.84%) Principal Engineer
4 3 (4.84%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (4.84%) Operations Manager
5 2 (3.23%) Services Delivery Manager
5 2 (3.23%) Service Manager
5 2 (3.23%) Technical Engineer
5 2 (3.23%) Technical Account Manager
5 2 (3.23%) Technical Manager
5 2 (3.23%) Technical Designer
5 2 (3.23%) Project Manager
5 2 (3.23%) Lead Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.23%) .NET
1 2 (3.23%) J2EE
1 2 (3.23%) SOAP
1 2 (3.23%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.84%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (4.84%) Performance Metrics
2 2 (3.23%) PMI
2 2 (3.23%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.61%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 7 (11.29%) Linux
2 5 (8.06%) UNIX
2 5 (8.06%) Windows
2 5 (8.06%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (8.06%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (3.23%) Android
4 1 (1.61%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (17.74%) Capacity Planning
2 10 (16.13%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 6 (9.68%) Strategic Planning
3 6 (9.68%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (9.68%) Network Planning
4 5 (8.06%) Service Delivery
4 5 (8.06%) Capacity Management
4 5 (8.06%) Network Management
5 4 (6.45%) Performance Monitoring
5 4 (6.45%) Migration
6 3 (4.84%) Validation
6 3 (4.84%) Line Management
6 3 (4.84%) Software Deployment
6 3 (4.84%) Fault Management
6 3 (4.84%) OpenUP
6 3 (4.84%) SDLC
7 2 (3.23%) Software Engineering
7 2 (3.23%) Product Management
7 2 (3.23%) Change Management
7 2 (3.23%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (12.90%) SQL
2 3 (4.84%) Python
2 3 (4.84%) Shell Script
2 3 (4.84%) C
3 2 (3.23%) C#
3 2 (3.23%) C++
3 2 (3.23%) Java
3 2 (3.23%) Perl
3 2 (3.23%) MATLAB
3 2 (3.23%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.23%) F#
Qualifications
1 19 (30.65%) Degree
2 4 (6.45%) MCP
3 3 (4.84%) SC Cleared
3 3 (4.84%) Security Cleared
4 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (3.23%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.61%) CISM
5 1 (1.61%) JNCIS
5 1 (1.61%) JNCIE
5 1 (1.61%) PhD
5 1 (1.61%) CCIE
5 1 (1.61%) CCNP
5 1 (1.61%) CCDP
5 1 (1.61%) CISSP
5 1 (1.61%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.29%) SLA
2 5 (8.06%) QA
3 1 (1.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 19 (30.65%) Ericsson
2 11 (17.74%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 9 (14.52%) Amdocs
3 9 (14.52%) Nokia
4 6 (9.68%) Cramer
5 5 (8.06%) Oracle
5 5 (8.06%) Nortel
6 3 (4.84%) Remedy
7 2 (3.23%) VMware
7 2 (3.23%) ION Trading
7 2 (3.23%) Huawei
7 2 (3.23%) Microsoft
7 2 (3.23%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.61%) Mapinfo
8 1 (1.61%) Juniper
8 1 (1.61%) Cisco
Berkshire
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £250 - £260 per day
Posted: 13 days ago