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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
3G
Rank 338 289 319
Rank change year-on-year
-49 +30
Permanent jobs citing 3G 98 121 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.47% 0.61% 0.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.15% 2.91% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 20 64 78
Average salary £43,750 £52,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.86% +15.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,900 £27,400 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,750 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £46,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-13.97% +16.25%
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
4548 4160 5163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 21.93% 20.90% 23.52%
Number of salaries quoted 3480 3276 4296
Average salary £42,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 30 January 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 30 January 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
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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 -8 79 £62,500 +21.35% 8
Surrey -17 10 £41,500 -20.95% 6
Buckinghamshire 0 3 - - 2
West Sussex - 3 £33,000 -
Hampshire -18 2 £42,000 +35.48% 2
M4 Corridor +9 1 - -
3G
England

3G
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 236 (73.52%) Telecoms
2 179 (55.76%) 4G
3 126 (39.25%) Smartphone
4 124 (38.63%) Broadband
5 122 (38.01%) Internet
6 118 (36.76%) LTE
7 96 (29.91%) 2G
8 67 (20.87%) Degree
9 63 (19.63%) Wireless
10 60 (18.69%) Radio Access Network
11 58 (18.07%) Project Management
11 58 (18.07%) GSM
12 54 (16.82%) Analytical Skills
13 52 (16.20%) UMTS
13 52 (16.20%) Nokia
14 46 (14.33%) WiMAX
15 40 (12.46%) QA
16 37 (11.53%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
16 37 (11.53%) Marketing
16 37 (11.53%) Ericsson
17 36 (11.21%) Network Architecture
18 34 (10.59%) Service Delivery
19 33 (10.28%) Huawei
20 30 (9.35%) RNC
20 30 (9.35%) Agile Software Development
20 30 (9.35%) Nortel
21 29 (9.03%) SLA
21 29 (9.03%) Linux
21 29 (9.03%) VoLTE
22 28 (8.72%) Line Management

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 18 (5.61%) CMS
2 6 (1.87%) MS Exchange
3 4 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (0.62%) Lync
4 2 (0.62%) IIS
5 1 (0.31%) Apache
Applications
1 14 (4.36%) MS Office
2 12 (3.74%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.62%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.31%) Acrobat
4 1 (0.31%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.31%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (0.93%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 179 (55.76%) 4G
2 124 (38.63%) Broadband
3 122 (38.01%) Internet
4 118 (36.76%) LTE
5 96 (29.91%) 2G
6 63 (19.63%) Wireless
7 60 (18.69%) Radio Access Network
8 58 (18.07%) GSM
9 52 (16.20%) UMTS
10 46 (14.33%) WiMAX
11 30 (9.35%) RNC
12 29 (9.03%) VoLTE
13 24 (7.48%) Firewall
14 23 (7.17%) MVNO
14 23 (7.17%) DNS
15 19 (5.92%) HSPA
16 17 (5.30%) CDMA2000
16 17 (5.30%) VoIP
17 16 (4.98%) VPN
18 15 (4.67%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (0.62%) Big Data
1 2 (0.62%) MySQL
2 1 (0.31%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.31%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.31%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (0.31%) UniData
2 1 (0.31%) BusinessObjects XI
2 1 (0.31%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 1 (0.31%) Visual Studio
1 1 (0.31%) LabVIEW
1 1 (0.31%) GCC
1 1 (0.31%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 236 (73.52%) Telecoms
2 37 (11.53%) Marketing
3 24 (7.48%) Back Office
4 17 (5.30%) Electronics
5 15 (4.67%) Finance
6 9 (2.80%) Military
7 5 (1.56%) Billing
8 3 (0.93%) Legal
9 1 (0.31%) Retail
9 1 (0.31%) French Language
Job Titles
1 23 (7.17%) Technical Design Authority
2 21 (6.54%) Network Manager
3 20 (6.23%) Wireless Engineer
3 20 (6.23%) Network Engineer
4 18 (5.61%) RAN Engineer
4 18 (5.61%) Analyst
5 17 (5.30%) Solutions Architect
5 17 (5.30%) Delivery Manager
5 17 (5.30%) Senior Solutions Architect
5 17 (5.30%) Radio Engineer
5 17 (5.30%) Architect
5 17 (5.30%) Architecture Manager
5 17 (5.30%) Senior Architect
6 16 (4.98%) Network Optimisation Engineer
6 16 (4.98%) Radio Network Engineer
6 16 (4.98%) Consultant
6 16 (4.98%) Network Operator
7 15 (4.67%) Support Engineer
7 15 (4.67%) Service Manager
8 13 (4.05%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (3.74%) HTML
2 5 (1.56%) SOAP
3 3 (0.93%) J2EE
3 3 (0.93%) REST
4 2 (0.62%) HTML5
4 2 (0.62%) CSS
5 1 (0.31%) Web Services
5 1 (0.31%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 126 (39.25%) Smartphone
2 54 (16.82%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (7.48%) Social Media
4 21 (6.54%) Computer Science
5 9 (2.80%) Video Conferencing
6 8 (2.49%) Digital Media
7 7 (2.18%) Management Information System
8 6 (1.87%) Blog
9 4 (1.25%) Blackberry
10 3 (0.93%) iPhone
10 3 (0.93%) Algorithms
11 2 (0.62%) Mathematics
11 2 (0.62%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.62%) PMI
12 1 (0.31%) Device Driver
12 1 (0.31%) Streaming Video
12 1 (0.31%) GIS
12 1 (0.31%) Mobile App
12 1 (0.31%) Embedded Systems
12 1 (0.31%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 29 (9.03%) Linux
2 27 (8.41%) UNIX
3 17 (5.30%) Windows
4 5 (1.56%) Windows 7
4 5 (1.56%) Android
5 4 (1.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (1.25%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.25%) Windows XP
6 2 (0.62%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.31%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.31%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.31%) CentOS
7 1 (0.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (18.07%) Project Management
2 36 (11.21%) Network Architecture
3 34 (10.59%) Service Delivery
4 30 (9.35%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (8.72%) Line Management
6 25 (7.79%) SEO
7 22 (6.85%) Network Planning
8 16 (4.98%) Mentoring
8 16 (4.98%) Performance Monitoring
9 13 (4.05%) Service Management
10 12 (3.74%) Web Design
10 12 (3.74%) E-Commerce
11 11 (3.43%) Software Testing
12 10 (3.12%) Problem Management
12 10 (3.12%) Capacity Management
12 10 (3.12%) Network Management
12 10 (3.12%) Stakeholder Management
12 10 (3.12%) ITIL
13 9 (2.80%) Workflow
14 8 (2.49%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 19 (5.92%) Java
2 14 (4.36%) C
3 11 (3.43%) SQL
4 10 (3.12%) C++
5 8 (2.49%) C#
6 4 (1.25%) Python
7 3 (0.93%) MATLAB
7 3 (0.93%) Embedded C
7 3 (0.93%) Embedded C++
8 2 (0.62%) Perl
8 2 (0.62%) PHP
9 1 (0.31%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.31%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.31%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.31%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 67 (20.87%) Degree
2 15 (4.67%) HND
3 14 (4.36%) HNC
4 13 (4.05%) Security Cleared
5 12 (3.74%) Cisco Certification
6 11 (3.43%) CCNP
6 11 (3.43%) SC Cleared
7 6 (1.87%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 4 (1.25%) PMI Certification
9 3 (0.93%) PhD
10 2 (0.62%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (0.62%) PMP
10 2 (0.62%) CISSP
11 1 (0.31%) ISEB
11 1 (0.31%) CCNA
11 1 (0.31%) CCDA
11 1 (0.31%) MCP
11 1 (0.31%) CCSA
11 1 (0.31%) CISM
11 1 (0.31%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (12.46%) QA
2 29 (9.03%) SLA
3 5 (1.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 17 (5.30%) NDS
2 6 (1.87%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.62%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.31%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 4 (1.25%) Backup Exec
2 3 (0.93%) SCCM
3 2 (0.62%) NetBackup
3 2 (0.62%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.31%) Netcool
4 1 (0.31%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.31%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 52 (16.20%) Nokia
2 37 (11.53%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 37 (11.53%) Ericsson
3 33 (10.28%) Huawei
4 30 (9.35%) Nortel
5 21 (6.54%) Microsoft
6 18 (5.61%) Cisco
7 15 (4.67%) Juniper
8 13 (4.05%) Progress
9 7 (2.18%) VMware
10 6 (1.87%) Facebook
10 6 (1.87%) Twitter
10 6 (1.87%) T-Plan
11 4 (1.25%) BT
11 4 (1.25%) Oracle
12 3 (0.93%) Symantec
12 3 (0.93%) Remedy
12 3 (0.93%) McAfee
12 3 (0.93%) Salesforce.com
12 3 (0.93%) Atmel
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