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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 3G over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
3G
Rank 364 377 371
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -6
Permanent jobs citing 3G 82 96 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.43% 0.45% 0.47%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.93% 2.06% 2.25%
Number of salaries quoted 56 24 50
Median salary £48,750 £42,500 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.70% -9.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,850 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,350 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -11.76%
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
4238 4666 4932
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 22.18% 21.97% 20.83%
Number of salaries quoted 3532 3504 3848
Median salary £45,000 £44,375 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.40% +5.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

3G
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region citing 3G as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 6 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 3G within the South East region over the 3 months to 6 May 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 -17 42 £50,000 +25.00%
Surrey +13 23 £46,500 +9.41% 1
West Sussex -1 7 £40,000 -5.88%
Buckinghamshire +6 3 £30,000 -36.84%
Oxfordshire - 3 £82,500 - 1
Hampshire +2 2 £42,500 - 2
Home Counties - 1 £70,000 -
3G
England

3G
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, IT jobs citing 3G 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 3G.

1 79 (53.38%) 4G
2 67 (45.27%) Telecoms
3 51 (34.46%) Network Design
4 48 (32.43%) MPLS
5 44 (29.73%) TCP/IP
5 44 (29.73%) VPN
6 43 (29.05%) LTE
7 42 (28.38%) BGP
8 41 (27.70%) Firewall
9 40 (27.03%) Cisco Certification
9 40 (27.03%) VoIP
10 38 (25.68%) Windows
11 37 (25.00%) Degree
12 36 (24.32%) 2G
13 35 (23.65%) Juniper
14 34 (22.97%) Cisco
14 34 (22.97%) OSPF
15 33 (22.30%) Ethernet
16 29 (19.59%) SS7
16 29 (19.59%) Windows Server 2008
17 28 (18.92%) RSVP
17 28 (18.92%) Linux
18 27 (18.24%) IPsec
19 26 (17.57%) Electronics
19 26 (17.57%) Ericsson
20 25 (16.89%) Microsoft
20 25 (16.89%) SLA
21 24 (16.22%) DNS
21 24 (16.22%) SDH
22 23 (15.54%) WAN

3G
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:

Application Platforms
1 12 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2010
1 12 (8.11%) MS Exchange
2 3 (2.03%) Apache
3 1 (0.68%) Confluence
3 1 (0.68%) IIS
Applications
1 21 (14.19%) MS Excel
2 18 (12.16%) MS Office
3 8 (5.41%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.35%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.68%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 79 (53.38%) 4G
2 48 (32.43%) MPLS
3 44 (29.73%) TCP/IP
3 44 (29.73%) VPN
4 43 (29.05%) LTE
5 42 (28.38%) BGP
6 41 (27.70%) Firewall
7 40 (27.03%) VoIP
8 36 (24.32%) 2G
9 34 (22.97%) OSPF
10 33 (22.30%) Ethernet
11 29 (19.59%) SS7
12 28 (18.92%) RSVP
13 27 (18.24%) IPsec
14 24 (16.22%) DNS
14 24 (16.22%) SDH
15 23 (15.54%) DSL
15 23 (15.54%) WAN
16 22 (14.86%) VoLTE
16 22 (14.86%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.73%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.05%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (4.05%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (3.38%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.35%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.68%) Big Data
5 1 (0.68%) MySQL
5 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (5.41%) Eclipse
1 8 (5.41%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.35%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.68%) CppUnit
3 1 (0.68%) Hudson
3 1 (0.68%) JIRA
3 1 (0.68%) Subversion
General
1 67 (45.27%) Telecoms
2 26 (17.57%) Electronics
3 11 (7.43%) Finance
4 10 (6.76%) Back Office
4 10 (6.76%) Marketing
5 6 (4.05%) Automotive
5 6 (4.05%) Billing
6 5 (3.38%) Legal
6 5 (3.38%) Retail
7 3 (2.03%) Advertising
7 3 (2.03%) German Language
7 3 (2.03%) Italian Language
8 1 (0.68%) Games
Job Titles
1 25 (16.89%) Support Engineer
2 22 (14.86%) Design Engineer
3 19 (12.84%) Ericsson Engineer
4 18 (12.16%) Network Engineer
5 17 (11.49%) Implementation Engineer
6 13 (8.78%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 13 (8.78%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
6 13 (8.78%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 13 (8.78%) 2nd Line Support
6 13 (8.78%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 12 (8.11%) Architect
7 12 (8.11%) Field Engineer
7 12 (8.11%) Field Support Engineer
8 10 (6.76%) Consultant
8 10 (6.76%) Firmware Engineer
9 9 (6.08%) Analyst
9 9 (6.08%) Senior Network Engineer
9 9 (6.08%) Software Engineer
10 8 (5.41%) Procurement Manager
11 7 (4.73%) Engineering Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (6.76%) XML
2 9 (6.08%) HTML
3 3 (2.03%) SOAP
4 2 (1.35%) CSS
4 2 (1.35%) Doctrine
4 2 (1.35%) jQuery
4 2 (1.35%) JSON
4 2 (1.35%) OAuth
4 2 (1.35%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (1.35%) REST
4 2 (1.35%) Symfony
4 2 (1.35%) Twig
5 1 (0.68%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 1 (0.68%) POSIX
5 1 (0.68%) SPML
5 1 (0.68%) STL
5 1 (0.68%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 23 (15.54%) Computer Science
2 19 (12.84%) Management Information System
3 16 (10.81%) Data Centre
4 14 (9.46%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (7.43%) Mathematics
6 9 (6.08%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 9 (6.08%) IPTV
7 7 (4.73%) Machine to Machine
7 7 (4.73%) Web 2.0
8 6 (4.05%) Algorithms
8 6 (4.05%) Cybercrime
8 6 (4.05%) PKI
9 5 (3.38%) VHDL
10 3 (2.03%) BYOD
10 3 (2.03%) Driving Licence
10 3 (2.03%) iPhone
10 3 (2.03%) PMI
10 3 (2.03%) User Experience
11 2 (1.35%) Chip and PIN
11 2 (1.35%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 38 (25.68%) Windows
2 29 (19.59%) Windows Server 2008
3 28 (18.92%) Linux
4 17 (11.49%) Windows Server
4 17 (11.49%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (8.11%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (7.43%) Windows 7
6 11 (7.43%) Windows XP
7 10 (6.76%) Windows 8
8 8 (5.41%) Unix
8 8 (5.41%) VxWorks
9 5 (3.38%) Windows 10
10 3 (2.03%) Android
11 1 (0.68%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.68%) BlackBerry OS
11 1 (0.68%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.68%) Solaris
11 1 (0.68%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (34.46%) Network Design
2 20 (13.51%) Network Architecture
3 16 (10.81%) Project Management
3 16 (10.81%) Stakeholder Management
4 15 (10.14%) Software Engineering
5 14 (9.46%) ITIL
6 12 (8.11%) ITSM
6 12 (8.11%) Operations Management
6 12 (8.11%) Presales
6 12 (8.11%) PRINCE2
6 12 (8.11%) Product Management
7 11 (7.43%) Change Control
7 11 (7.43%) WAN Optimisation
8 9 (6.08%) Customer Engagement
8 9 (6.08%) Migration
8 9 (6.08%) OO
8 9 (6.08%) Service Delivery
8 9 (6.08%) Time Management
9 8 (5.41%) Load Balancing
9 8 (5.41%) Procure-to-pay
Programming Languages
1 20 (13.51%) C
2 15 (10.14%) SQL
3 9 (6.08%) C++
4 8 (5.41%) Delphi
5 5 (3.38%) PHP
6 4 (2.70%) Perl
7 3 (2.03%) Embedded C
7 3 (2.03%) Java
8 2 (1.35%) JavaScript
8 2 (1.35%) PHP 5
8 2 (1.35%) Python
9 1 (0.68%) C#
9 1 (0.68%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 40 (27.03%) Cisco Certification
2 37 (25.00%) Degree
3 17 (11.49%) CCIE
4 12 (8.11%) Security Cleared
5 9 (6.08%) CCNA
6 6 (4.05%) HNC
6 6 (4.05%) HND
6 6 (4.05%) MCSE
6 6 (4.05%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (3.38%) DV Cleared
7 5 (3.38%) PMI Certification
7 5 (3.38%) PMP
8 4 (2.70%) CCNP
8 4 (2.70%) ISEB
8 4 (2.70%) ISTQB
8 4 (2.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 3 (2.03%) CCIP
9 3 (2.03%) JNCIS
10 2 (1.35%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (16.89%) SLA
2 2 (1.35%) QA
System Software
1 23 (15.54%) Active Directory
2 13 (8.78%) Terminal Services
3 11 (7.43%) Firmware
4 5 (3.38%) Squid
4 5 (3.38%) VMware ESX
4 5 (3.38%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.68%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (4.73%) CiscoWorks
1 7 (4.73%) SolarWinds Orion
2 2 (1.35%) Amdocs OSS
3 1 (0.68%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 35 (23.65%) Juniper
2 34 (22.97%) Cisco
3 26 (17.57%) Ericsson
4 25 (16.89%) Microsoft
5 19 (12.84%) Redback
6 18 (12.16%) BT
7 17 (11.49%) Citrix
8 16 (10.81%) Huawei
9 15 (10.14%) Oracle
10 10 (6.76%) HP
11 9 (6.08%) Nokia
12 8 (5.41%) SolarWinds
13 7 (4.73%) Barracuda Networks
13 7 (4.73%) F5
13 7 (4.73%) Palo Alto
14 6 (4.05%) Alcatel-Lucent
14 6 (4.05%) EMC
14 6 (4.05%) VMware
15 5 (3.38%) Altera
15 5 (3.38%) Dell
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