The table below looks at the statistics for 3G 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 3G over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
3G
Rank 357 256 244
Rank change year-on-year
-101 -12
Permanent jobs citing 3G 82 202 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.39% 0.91% 0.94%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.92% 4.04% 4.25%
Number of salaries quoted 45 33 81
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £32,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+38.46% -27.77%
3G
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
4274 5002 4631
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 20.54% 22.59% 22.12%
Number of salaries quoted 3462 3697 3569
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £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% -

3G
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing 3G across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

3G Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

3G
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing 3G across the South East region.

3G Salary Trend in the South East

3G
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing 3G across the South East region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

3G Salary Histogram in the South East

3G
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 3G within the South East region over the 3 months to 4 September 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 -82 43 £68,750 +19.56% 8
Hampshire +30 17 £48,750 -2.50% 1
Surrey +6 8 £45,000 +60.71% 1
Buckinghamshire -19 8 £45,000 +87.50%
Kent -5 3 £30,000 -36.84%
West Sussex -11 2 £25,000 -54.54%
East Sussex - 2 £40,000 -
Sussex - 1 £40,000 -
3G
England

3G
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the South East region citing 3G 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 3G.

1 101 (57.71%) 4G
2 94 (53.71%) Telecoms
3 74 (42.29%) 2G
4 50 (28.57%) Cisco
5 48 (27.43%) MPLS
6 47 (26.86%) LTE
7 42 (24.00%) Degree
8 39 (22.29%) Radio Access Network
9 32 (18.29%) BGP
9 32 (18.29%) TCP/IP
10 30 (17.14%) OSPF
10 30 (17.14%) Wireless
11 28 (16.00%) Broadband
12 27 (15.43%) Juniper
13 25 (14.29%) Internet
13 25 (14.29%) Firewall
14 24 (13.71%) Cisco Certification
14 24 (13.71%) Ethernet
14 24 (13.71%) Network Security
15 21 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
15 21 (12.00%) GSM
15 21 (12.00%) CCNP
15 21 (12.00%) Smartphone
16 20 (11.43%) Software Engineering
16 20 (11.43%) Wi-Fi
16 20 (11.43%) Ericsson
17 19 (10.86%) SS7
17 19 (10.86%) Linux
18 18 (10.29%) RIP
19 17 (9.71%) IP Telephony

3G
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the South East region citing 3G 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 3G. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (2.86%) SAS
2 1 (0.57%) WorkSite
2 1 (0.57%) MTS
Applications
1 8 (4.57%) MS Office
2 4 (2.29%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.14%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.71%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 101 (57.71%) 4G
2 74 (42.29%) 2G
3 48 (27.43%) MPLS
4 47 (26.86%) LTE
5 39 (22.29%) Radio Access Network
6 32 (18.29%) TCP/IP
6 32 (18.29%) BGP
7 30 (17.14%) Wireless
7 30 (17.14%) OSPF
8 28 (16.00%) Broadband
9 25 (14.29%) Internet
9 25 (14.29%) Firewall
10 24 (13.71%) Network Security
10 24 (13.71%) Ethernet
11 21 (12.00%) GSM
12 20 (11.43%) Wi-Fi
13 19 (10.86%) SS7
14 18 (10.29%) RIP
15 17 (9.71%) IP Telephony
16 16 (9.14%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.29%) Data Mining
2 2 (1.14%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.57%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (1.14%) ClearCase
General
1 94 (53.71%) Telecoms
2 16 (9.14%) Electronics
3 11 (6.29%) Finance
4 7 (4.00%) Retail
5 6 (3.43%) Back Office
5 6 (3.43%) Games
6 5 (2.86%) Legal
6 5 (2.86%) Billing
7 4 (2.29%) Spanish Language
8 2 (1.14%) Banking
9 1 (0.57%) Advertising
9 1 (0.57%) French Language
9 1 (0.57%) German Language
Job Titles
1 35 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 16 (9.14%) Support Engineer
3 14 (8.00%) Network Support
4 10 (5.71%) Firmware Engineer
5 9 (5.14%) Security Engineer
6 8 (4.57%) Hardware Engineer
6 8 (4.57%) Design Engineer
6 8 (4.57%) IP Engineer
7 7 (4.00%) Transmission Engineer
7 7 (4.00%) Transmission Planning Engineer
7 7 (4.00%) Test Engineer
7 7 (4.00%) Network Support Engineer
7 7 (4.00%) Network Security Engineer
7 7 (4.00%) Project Manager
7 7 (4.00%) Team Leader
7 7 (4.00%) Support Team Leader
7 7 (4.00%) Network Team Leader
8 6 (3.43%) Technical Leader
8 6 (3.43%) Analyst
8 6 (3.43%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (5.14%) .NET
2 6 (3.43%) COM
3 1 (0.57%) SOAP
3 1 (0.57%) Web Services
3 1 (0.57%) RESTful
3 1 (0.57%) HTML5
3 1 (0.57%) REST
3 1 (0.57%) 802.1X
3 1 (0.57%) J2EE
3 1 (0.57%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.57%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (12.00%) Smartphone
2 11 (6.29%) VHDL
2 11 (6.29%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 10 (5.71%) Computer Science
4 9 (5.14%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (5.14%) Handset
5 5 (2.86%) Blackberry
5 5 (2.86%) Performance Metrics
5 5 (2.86%) iPhone
5 5 (2.86%) Smart Meter
6 4 (2.29%) Mathematics
7 3 (1.71%) PKI
7 3 (1.71%) GIS
7 3 (1.71%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.71%) iPad
7 3 (1.71%) Data Centre
8 2 (1.14%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 2 (1.14%) Internet of Things
8 2 (1.14%) Machine to Machine
9 1 (0.57%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 19 (10.86%) Linux
2 16 (9.14%) Windows
3 9 (5.14%) UNIX
3 9 (5.14%) Windows 7
4 8 (4.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (2.86%) Windows XP
5 5 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (1.71%) Mac OS X
6 3 (1.71%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (1.71%) Android
7 2 (1.14%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.57%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.57%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
2 20 (11.43%) Software Engineering
3 16 (9.14%) Network Design
4 15 (8.57%) ITIL
4 15 (8.57%) Network Management
5 13 (7.43%) Project Management
6 11 (6.29%) Continuous Improvement
6 11 (6.29%) Capacity Planning
6 11 (6.29%) Integration Testing
7 9 (5.14%) OpenUP
8 8 (4.57%) Change Management
8 8 (4.57%) CRM
8 8 (4.57%) DNA
8 8 (4.57%) Validation
9 7 (4.00%) Performance Management
9 7 (4.00%) Capacity Management
10 6 (3.43%) Root Cause Analysis
11 5 (2.86%) SDLC
11 5 (2.86%) WAN Optimisation
11 5 (2.86%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 8 (4.57%) C#
1 8 (4.57%) C++
1 8 (4.57%) SQL
2 4 (2.29%) C
3 3 (1.71%) Python
3 3 (1.71%) Ada
3 3 (1.71%) Shell Script
4 2 (1.14%) MATLAB
4 2 (1.14%) PowerShell
4 2 (1.14%) F#
4 2 (1.14%) Embedded C
4 2 (1.14%) Perl
5 1 (0.57%) Java
5 1 (0.57%) VC++
Qualifications
1 42 (24.00%) Degree
2 24 (13.71%) Cisco Certification
3 21 (12.00%) CCNP
4 13 (7.43%) CISSP
5 12 (6.86%) SC Cleared
5 12 (6.86%) Security Cleared
6 9 (5.14%) CCSA
6 9 (5.14%) CCSE
7 6 (3.43%) JNCIS
8 5 (2.86%) CCIP
9 4 (2.29%) CCNA
9 4 (2.29%) MCP
9 4 (2.29%) ISTQB
9 4 (2.29%) CISM
10 2 (1.14%) PMI Certification
10 2 (1.14%) CCIE
10 2 (1.14%) CCDP
10 2 (1.14%) JNCIE
10 2 (1.14%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (1.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (8.00%) SLA
2 3 (1.71%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.57%) QA
4 1 (0.57%) PMBOK
System Software
1 15 (8.57%) Firmware
2 5 (2.86%) FreeRADIUS
3 3 (1.71%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.71%) Terminal Services
4 2 (1.14%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 9 (5.14%) FortiGate
2 5 (2.86%) Netcool
2 5 (2.86%) Nagios
3 3 (1.71%) CiscoWorks
3 3 (1.71%) SolarWinds Orion
4 2 (1.14%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (1.14%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.57%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.57%) OpenView
Vendors
1 50 (28.57%) Cisco
2 27 (15.43%) Juniper
3 20 (11.43%) Ericsson
4 16 (9.14%) Huawei
4 16 (9.14%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 15 (8.57%) F5
6 12 (6.86%) Microsoft
7 11 (6.29%) Altera
7 11 (6.29%) Synplicity
8 10 (5.71%) Amdocs
8 10 (5.71%) ION Trading
9 9 (5.14%) Cramer
9 9 (5.14%) CheckPoint
10 8 (4.57%) Remedy
11 5 (2.86%) McAfee
11 5 (2.86%) Nokia
11 5 (2.86%) Nortel
11 5 (2.86%) Avaya
11 5 (2.86%) Salesforce.com
12 4 (2.29%) Oracle
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