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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
3G
Rank 367 325 290
Rank change year-on-year
-42 -35
Permanent jobs citing 3G 76 134 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.36% 0.58% 0.71%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.68% 2.73% 3.02%
Number of salaries quoted 22 34 38
Average salary £42,500 £40,750 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.29% -14.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,950 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £59,550 £60,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -15.55%
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
4527 4916 5230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 21.33% 21.40% 23.53%
Number of salaries quoted 3541 3854 4160
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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 £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 -51 58 £40,000 -14.89% 7
Buckinghamshire -11 7 £45,000 - 2
Surrey +13 6 £46,250 +23.33% 3
Kent - 3 £30,000 -
Hampshire -15 1 - -
Sussex - 1 £40,000 -
3G
England

3G
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 81 (56.64%) 4G
2 80 (55.94%) Telecoms
3 62 (43.36%) 2G
4 45 (31.47%) MPLS
4 45 (31.47%) LTE
5 43 (30.07%) Radio Access Network
5 43 (30.07%) Cisco
6 35 (24.48%) TCP/IP
7 32 (22.38%) Degree
8 29 (20.28%) Wireless
9 28 (19.58%) GSM
9 28 (19.58%) BGP
10 27 (18.88%) OSPF
11 26 (18.18%) Broadband
12 25 (17.48%) Juniper
13 23 (16.08%) Internet
13 23 (16.08%) Ethernet
13 23 (16.08%) Firewall
14 22 (15.38%) UMTS
14 22 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
15 21 (14.69%) Ericsson
15 21 (14.69%) SLA
15 21 (14.69%) Business Intelligence
15 21 (14.69%) Smartphone
16 20 (13.99%) CCNP
17 19 (13.29%) Huawei
18 18 (12.59%) RIP
19 16 (11.19%) Linux
19 16 (11.19%) Capacity Planning
20 14 (9.79%) F5

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 2 (1.40%) MS Exchange
1 2 (1.40%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (0.70%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (0.70%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (0.70%) WorkSite
2 1 (0.70%) IIS
2 1 (0.70%) Apache
2 1 (0.70%) MTS
2 1 (0.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (4.20%) MS Office
2 5 (3.50%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (2.10%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.70%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.70%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 81 (56.64%) 4G
2 62 (43.36%) 2G
3 45 (31.47%) LTE
3 45 (31.47%) MPLS
4 43 (30.07%) Radio Access Network
5 35 (24.48%) TCP/IP
6 29 (20.28%) Wireless
7 28 (19.58%) BGP
7 28 (19.58%) GSM
8 27 (18.88%) OSPF
9 26 (18.18%) Broadband
10 23 (16.08%) Ethernet
10 23 (16.08%) Internet
10 23 (16.08%) Firewall
11 22 (15.38%) UMTS
12 18 (12.59%) RIP
13 14 (9.79%) DNS
14 13 (9.09%) Network Security
14 13 (9.09%) WiMAX
15 12 (8.39%) RNC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.80%) Data Mining
2 2 (1.40%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.70%) MySQL
3 1 (0.70%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.70%) UniData
3 1 (0.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.70%) Big Data
3 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (0.70%) Visual Studio
1 1 (0.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 80 (55.94%) Telecoms
2 6 (4.20%) Back Office
3 5 (3.50%) Electronics
3 5 (3.50%) Legal
4 4 (2.80%) Retail
4 4 (2.80%) Billing
5 3 (2.10%) Finance
5 3 (2.10%) Games
6 1 (0.70%) Advertising
6 1 (0.70%) Automotive
6 1 (0.70%) French Language
6 1 (0.70%) German Language
Job Titles
1 32 (22.38%) Network Engineer
2 14 (9.79%) Support Engineer
2 14 (9.79%) Network Support
3 10 (6.99%) Technical Leader
4 9 (6.29%) Security Engineer
5 7 (4.90%) Network Team Leader
5 7 (4.90%) Support Team Leader
5 7 (4.90%) Team Leader
5 7 (4.90%) Network Support Engineer
5 7 (4.90%) Network Security Engineer
5 7 (4.90%) Transmission Engineer
5 7 (4.90%) Transmission Planning Engineer
5 7 (4.90%) IP Engineer
5 7 (4.90%) Head of Capacity Planning
6 6 (4.20%) Research Engineer
6 6 (4.20%) Designer
6 6 (4.20%) Design Engineer
7 5 (3.50%) Senior Network Engineer
7 5 (3.50%) Test Engineer
7 5 (3.50%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.80%) .NET
2 3 (2.10%) HTML5
2 3 (2.10%) HTML
3 2 (1.40%) REST
3 2 (1.40%) J2EE
3 2 (1.40%) ASP.NET
3 2 (1.40%) CSS
3 2 (1.40%) SOAP
3 2 (1.40%) Web Services
4 1 (0.70%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.70%) WCF
4 1 (0.70%) RESTful
4 1 (0.70%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 21 (14.69%) Smartphone
2 14 (9.79%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (5.59%) Computer Science
4 5 (3.50%) Performance Metrics
5 3 (2.10%) Mathematics
5 3 (2.10%) Handset
6 2 (1.40%) PKI
6 2 (1.40%) PMI
6 2 (1.40%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.40%) iPhone
6 2 (1.40%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.40%) Machine to Machine
6 2 (1.40%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 2 (1.40%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.70%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.70%) Telematics
7 1 (0.70%) iPad
7 1 (0.70%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.70%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 16 (11.19%) Linux
2 11 (7.69%) Windows
3 9 (6.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (4.90%) UNIX
4 7 (4.90%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (2.10%) Android
6 2 (1.40%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.70%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.70%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.70%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.70%) CentOS
7 1 (0.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.70%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.70%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.70%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (14.69%) Business Intelligence
2 16 (11.19%) Capacity Planning
3 14 (9.79%) Network Design
4 10 (6.99%) ITIL
4 10 (6.99%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 9 (6.29%) Continuous Improvement
5 9 (6.29%) Capacity Management
5 9 (6.29%) Project Management
6 8 (5.59%) DNA
7 7 (4.90%) Service Delivery
7 7 (4.90%) Network Planning
7 7 (4.90%) Strategic Planning
8 6 (4.20%) Validation
8 6 (4.20%) Root Cause Analysis
9 5 (3.50%) Performance Monitoring
9 5 (3.50%) Network Management
9 5 (3.50%) OpenUP
9 5 (3.50%) Migration
10 4 (2.80%) Change Management
10 4 (2.80%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 11 (7.69%) SQL
2 6 (4.20%) Python
3 5 (3.50%) C
4 4 (2.80%) C#
4 4 (2.80%) C++
4 4 (2.80%) Perl
5 3 (2.10%) Ada
5 3 (2.10%) Shell Script
5 3 (2.10%) MATLAB
6 2 (1.40%) PowerShell
6 2 (1.40%) F#
6 2 (1.40%) Java
7 1 (0.70%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.70%) PHP
7 1 (0.70%) VC++
7 1 (0.70%) PHP5
7 1 (0.70%) Embedded C
7 1 (0.70%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 32 (22.38%) Degree
2 22 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
3 20 (13.99%) CCNP
4 10 (6.99%) CISSP
5 9 (6.29%) CCSA
5 9 (6.29%) CCSE
6 5 (3.50%) JNCIS
6 5 (3.50%) CCIP
7 4 (2.80%) CCNA
7 4 (2.80%) MCP
7 4 (2.80%) Security Cleared
8 3 (2.10%) SC Cleared
8 3 (2.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (2.10%) PMI Certification
9 2 (1.40%) PhD
9 2 (1.40%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.70%) CCIE
10 1 (0.70%) CCDP
10 1 (0.70%) CISM
10 1 (0.70%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (14.69%) SLA
2 5 (3.50%) QA
3 3 (2.10%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.70%) PMBOK
4 1 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (3.50%) FreeRADIUS
2 3 (2.10%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.10%) Terminal Services
3 2 (1.40%) ProxySG
3 2 (1.40%) Firmware
4 1 (0.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (6.29%) FortiGate
2 5 (3.50%) Netcool
2 5 (3.50%) Nagios
3 2 (1.40%) CiscoWorks
3 2 (1.40%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (0.70%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.70%) TeamSite
4 1 (0.70%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.70%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.70%) OpenView
Vendors
1 43 (30.07%) Cisco
2 25 (17.48%) Juniper
3 21 (14.69%) Ericsson
4 19 (13.29%) Huawei
5 14 (9.79%) F5
6 13 (9.09%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
7 10 (6.99%) Amdocs
8 9 (6.29%) Nokia
8 9 (6.29%) Nortel
8 9 (6.29%) CheckPoint
9 8 (5.59%) Remedy
9 8 (5.59%) Microsoft
10 6 (4.20%) Cramer
11 5 (3.50%) Oracle
11 5 (3.50%) BT
12 3 (2.10%) VMware
12 3 (2.10%) Citrix
13 2 (1.40%) Avaya
13 2 (1.40%) McAfee
13 2 (1.40%) Salesforce.com
Surrey
Computer People
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Dorking, Surrey
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 to 55,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Berkshire
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £250 - £260 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Vodafone
Salary: ,Shift Allowance, Anual Bonus, 28 days holiday, pension
Posted: 17 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Salary: Bonus, 28 days holiday, pension, flexible benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Vodafone
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum Bonus, 28 days holiday, pension, fle
Posted: 22 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Vodafone
Salary: Bonus, 28 days holiday, pension, flexible benefits
Posted: 23 days ago