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 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
2G
Rank 409 411 373
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -38
Permanent jobs citing 2G 39 43 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.19% 0.19% 0.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.92% 0.84% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 20 16 31
Average salary £67,500 £52,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £26,500 £46,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £31,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+29.03% -31.11%
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
4253 5090 4837
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 20.75% 22.56% 22.39%
Number of salaries quoted 3409 3776 3748
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
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 £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 +21 28 £70,000 - 4
Buckinghamshire -23 5 - -
Hampshire +19 2 £52,500 +5.00% 2
Surrey +13 2 £40,000 - 1
East Sussex - 2 £40,000 -
2G
England

2G
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 74 (100.00%) 3G
2 57 (77.03%) 4G
3 46 (62.16%) Telecoms
4 31 (41.89%) LTE
5 27 (36.49%) Radio Access Network
6 18 (24.32%) Degree
6 18 (24.32%) MPLS
7 17 (22.97%) SS7
7 17 (22.97%) Ericsson
8 15 (20.27%) GSM
9 14 (18.92%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
9 14 (18.92%) Network Management
10 13 (17.57%) Network Security
10 13 (17.57%) IP Telephony
10 13 (17.57%) SMS
10 13 (17.57%) Wireless
11 11 (14.86%) SC Cleared
11 11 (14.86%) Security Cleared
12 9 (12.16%) ION Trading
12 9 (12.16%) Finance
12 9 (12.16%) Amdocs
12 9 (12.16%) Ethernet
12 9 (12.16%) UMTS
13 8 (10.81%) Cramer
13 8 (10.81%) Project Management
13 8 (10.81%) RNC
14 7 (9.46%) Capacity Planning
14 7 (9.46%) Continuous Improvement
14 7 (9.46%) Linux
14 7 (9.46%) SQL

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 2 (2.70%) SAS
2 1 (1.35%) MTS
Applications
1 3 (4.05%) MS Office
1 3 (4.05%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.35%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 74 (100.00%) 3G
2 57 (77.03%) 4G
3 31 (41.89%) LTE
4 27 (36.49%) Radio Access Network
5 18 (24.32%) MPLS
6 17 (22.97%) SS7
7 15 (20.27%) GSM
8 13 (17.57%) SMS
8 13 (17.57%) Wireless
8 13 (17.57%) IP Telephony
8 13 (17.57%) Network Security
9 9 (12.16%) Ethernet
9 9 (12.16%) UMTS
10 8 (10.81%) RNC
11 6 (8.11%) WiMAX
12 3 (4.05%) Firewall
12 3 (4.05%) BGP
12 3 (4.05%) SDH
12 3 (4.05%) LAN
12 3 (4.05%) CDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (2.70%) ClearCase
General
1 46 (62.16%) Telecoms
2 9 (12.16%) Finance
3 4 (5.41%) Electronics
3 4 (5.41%) Spanish Language
4 2 (2.70%) Banking
4 2 (2.70%) Billing
Job Titles
1 7 (9.46%) Project Manager
2 6 (8.11%) Technical Leader
3 5 (6.76%) Network Engineer
3 5 (6.76%) Transmission Engineer
3 5 (6.76%) Transmission Planning Engineer
4 4 (5.41%) Principal Engineer
4 4 (5.41%) Senior Manager
4 4 (5.41%) Senior Project Manager
5 3 (4.05%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (4.05%) Operations Manager
5 3 (4.05%) Telecoms Project Manager
5 3 (4.05%) Head of Capacity Planning
6 2 (2.70%) Capacity Analyst
6 2 (2.70%) Firmware Engineer
6 2 (2.70%) Security Consultant
6 2 (2.70%) Windows Engineer
6 2 (2.70%) Network Analyst
6 2 (2.70%) Account Manager
6 2 (2.70%) Analyst
6 2 (2.70%) Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.41%) .NET
2 2 (2.70%) COM
3 1 (1.35%) SOAP
3 1 (1.35%) REST
3 1 (1.35%) 802.1X
3 1 (1.35%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.76%) Computer Science
2 3 (4.05%) Handset
2 3 (4.05%) Performance Metrics
3 2 (2.70%) Internet of Things
3 2 (2.70%) GIS
4 1 (1.35%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.46%) Windows
1 7 (9.46%) Linux
2 6 (8.11%) UNIX
3 5 (6.76%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (6.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.70%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.35%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.35%) Android
5 1 (1.35%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (18.92%) Network Management
2 8 (10.81%) Project Management
3 7 (9.46%) Continuous Improvement
3 7 (9.46%) Capacity Planning
4 6 (8.11%) Capacity Management
5 5 (6.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 5 (6.76%) Software Engineering
5 5 (6.76%) SDLC
6 4 (5.41%) Network Planning
6 4 (5.41%) Risk Management
6 4 (5.41%) Validation
6 4 (5.41%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (4.05%) Strategic Planning
7 3 (4.05%) Change Management
7 3 (4.05%) Fault Management
7 3 (4.05%) OpenUP
7 3 (4.05%) Software Deployment
7 3 (4.05%) Line Management
8 2 (2.70%) Product Management
8 2 (2.70%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 7 (9.46%) SQL
2 3 (4.05%) Python
2 3 (4.05%) C
2 3 (4.05%) C#
2 3 (4.05%) C++
2 3 (4.05%) Shell Script
3 2 (2.70%) MATLAB
3 2 (2.70%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.70%) F#
3 2 (2.70%) Embedded C
3 2 (2.70%) Perl
4 1 (1.35%) Java
Qualifications
1 18 (24.32%) Degree
2 11 (14.86%) SC Cleared
2 11 (14.86%) Security Cleared
3 4 (5.41%) CISM
3 4 (5.41%) MCP
3 4 (5.41%) CISSP
4 2 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.70%) CCIE
4 2 (2.70%) CCNP
4 2 (2.70%) CCDP
4 2 (2.70%) JNCIS
4 2 (2.70%) JNCIE
5 1 (1.35%) PhD
5 1 (1.35%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.05%) SLA
2 2 (2.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.35%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.70%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (1.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (22.97%) Ericsson
2 14 (18.92%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 9 (12.16%) Amdocs
3 9 (12.16%) ION Trading
4 8 (10.81%) Cramer
5 5 (6.76%) Nokia
6 4 (5.41%) Oracle
6 4 (5.41%) Microsoft
7 3 (4.05%) Cisco
7 3 (4.05%) Remedy
8 2 (2.70%) MKS
8 2 (2.70%) Juniper
8 2 (2.70%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 2 (2.70%) ComArch
8 2 (2.70%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (1.35%) VMware
9 1 (1.35%) Nortel
9 1 (1.35%) Siemens
9 1 (1.35%) Mapinfo
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Vodafone
Posted: 20 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
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Salary: Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago