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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 2G over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
2G
Rank 427 426 417
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -9
Permanent jobs citing 2G 8 41 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.046% 0.20% 0.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.21% 0.97% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 6 20 16
Median salary £32,500 £67,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-51.85% +22.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £38,650 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,250 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £40,500 £28,000
% change year-on-year
-13.58% +44.64%
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
3748 4213 4997
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 21.34% 20.23% 23.07%
Number of salaries quoted 3024 3414 3664
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

2G
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region citing 2G as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 2G within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire -7 7 £32,500 -53.57% 1
Buckinghamshire +9 1 - -
2G
England

2G
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, IT jobs citing 2G also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for 2G.

1 33 (100.00%) 3G
2 31 (93.94%) LTE
3 25 (75.76%) 4G
4 19 (57.58%) SIGTRAN
4 19 (57.58%) SS7
5 18 (54.55%) Telecoms
6 11 (33.33%) ISUP
6 11 (33.33%) SCCP
6 11 (33.33%) GSM
6 11 (33.33%) UMTS
6 11 (33.33%) Diameter Protocol
7 10 (30.30%) Defect Management
7 10 (30.30%) Wireshark
7 10 (30.30%) tcpdump
7 10 (30.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 10 (30.30%) HP
7 10 (30.30%) ISEB
8 9 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
8 9 (27.27%) CCIE
8 9 (27.27%) TCP/IP
8 9 (27.27%) Linux
8 9 (27.27%) Test Planning
8 9 (27.27%) ISTQB
9 8 (24.24%) Incident Management
9 8 (24.24%) Network Security
9 8 (24.24%) Network Management
9 8 (24.24%) H.323
9 8 (24.24%) Firewall
9 8 (24.24%) VoIP
10 6 (18.18%) GPON

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.03%) S-PLUS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (100.00%) 3G
2 31 (93.94%) LTE
3 25 (75.76%) 4G
4 19 (57.58%) SIGTRAN
4 19 (57.58%) SS7
5 11 (33.33%) Diameter Protocol
5 11 (33.33%) GSM
5 11 (33.33%) ISUP
5 11 (33.33%) SCCP
5 11 (33.33%) UMTS
6 10 (30.30%) tcpdump
6 10 (30.30%) Wireshark
7 9 (27.27%) TCP/IP
8 8 (24.24%) Firewall
8 8 (24.24%) H.323
8 8 (24.24%) Network Security
8 8 (24.24%) VoIP
9 6 (18.18%) GPON
9 6 (18.18%) Multicast
9 6 (18.18%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.03%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (3.03%) MS Access
General
1 18 (54.55%) Telecoms
2 6 (18.18%) Marketing
3 3 (9.09%) Automotive
3 3 (9.09%) Electronics
4 2 (6.06%) Advertising
5 1 (3.03%) German Language
5 1 (3.03%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 9 (27.27%) Analyst
1 9 (27.27%) Network Analyst
2 8 (24.24%) NOC Engineer
2 8 (24.24%) Test Analyst
3 7 (21.21%) Service Desk Engineer
4 6 (18.18%) Architect
5 5 (15.15%) Sales Manager
6 2 (6.06%) 3G Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) 4G Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Senior Manager
6 2 (6.06%) Senior Sales Manager
6 2 (6.06%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (6.06%) Telecoms Architect
6 2 (6.06%) Test Leader
7 1 (3.03%) Data Network Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) IP Architect
7 1 (3.03%) IP Expert
7 1 (3.03%) Network Design Architect
7 1 (3.03%) Network Operations Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Presales Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.09%) HTML
1 3 (9.09%) XML
2 1 (3.03%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) IPTV
2 3 (9.09%) Algorithms
2 3 (9.09%) Machine to Machine
2 3 (9.09%) Web 2.0
3 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.03%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 9 (27.27%) Linux
2 5 (15.15%) Windows
3 4 (12.12%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (30.30%) Defect Management
2 9 (27.27%) Test Planning
3 8 (24.24%) Incident Management
3 8 (24.24%) Network Management
4 6 (18.18%) Product Management
5 5 (15.15%) Customer Engagement
5 5 (15.15%) Migration
5 5 (15.15%) Network Architecture
5 5 (15.15%) Network Design
5 5 (15.15%) Performance Monitoring
5 5 (15.15%) Presales
6 3 (9.09%) Network Monitoring
6 3 (9.09%) Performance Management
6 3 (9.09%) PRINCE2
6 3 (9.09%) Project Management
6 3 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (9.09%) Time Management
7 2 (6.06%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (6.06%) Mentoring
8 1 (3.03%) Budgeting and Forecasting
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.12%) C
2 1 (3.03%) Java
2 1 (3.03%) Perl
2 1 (3.03%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (30.30%) ISEB
1 10 (30.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 9 (27.27%) CCIE
2 9 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (27.27%) ISTQB
3 3 (9.09%) Degree
4 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 10 (30.30%) HP
2 1 (3.03%) Huawei
2 1 (3.03%) Mapinfo
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle
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