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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
3G
Rank 239 243 328
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +85
Permanent jobs citing 3G 205 198 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.91% 0.92% 0.49%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.09% 4.16% 2.11%
Number of salaries quoted 33 81 64
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,250 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-23.88% +12.50%
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
5011 4764 5299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 22.25% 22.20% 23.22%
Number of salaries quoted 3720 3686 4324
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £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 1 September 2014.

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 1 September 2014. 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 +20 164 £57,500 +10.57% 13
Buckinghamshire -24 21 £24,000 -57.52%
Surrey -9 7 £28,000 -44.00% 2
Hampshire -7 5 £50,000 +42.85% 3
West Sussex - 4 £55,000 - 1
Oxfordshire - 3 £45,000 - 1
Kent -1 1 £47,500 +84.46%
3G
England

3G
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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.

1 235 (69.73%) Telecoms
2 172 (51.04%) Broadband
3 171 (50.74%) 4G
4 166 (49.26%) Internet
5 159 (47.18%) Smartphone
6 114 (33.83%) LTE
7 66 (19.58%) 2G
8 58 (17.21%) Project Management
9 56 (16.62%) Radio Access Network
10 50 (14.84%) Marketing
11 45 (13.35%) Degree
12 38 (11.28%) SEO
13 35 (10.39%) Microsoft
13 35 (10.39%) VoLTE
14 33 (9.79%) Social Media
15 32 (9.50%) ITIL
16 31 (9.20%) CMS
17 30 (8.90%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
18 29 (8.61%) QA
18 29 (8.61%) UMTS
19 27 (8.01%) Huawei
19 27 (8.01%) Service Delivery
20 26 (7.72%) Firewall
20 26 (7.72%) SQL
21 25 (7.42%) VoIP
22 24 (7.12%) DNS
22 24 (7.12%) GSM
22 24 (7.12%) MVNO
23 23 (6.82%) E-Commerce
24 22 (6.53%) TCP/IP

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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 31 (9.20%) CMS
2 8 (2.37%) SAS
3 5 (1.48%) MS Exchange
4 3 (0.89%) IIS
4 3 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.30%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.30%) Lync
5 1 (0.30%) SharePoint
Applications
1 21 (6.23%) MS Excel
2 19 (5.64%) MS Office
3 13 (3.86%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (1.48%) AutoCAD
5 3 (0.89%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.59%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 4 (1.19%) CSG Singleview
2 3 (0.89%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.30%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.30%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.89%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 172 (51.04%) Broadband
2 171 (50.74%) 4G
3 166 (49.26%) Internet
4 114 (33.83%) LTE
5 66 (19.58%) 2G
6 56 (16.62%) Radio Access Network
7 35 (10.39%) VoLTE
8 29 (8.61%) UMTS
9 26 (7.72%) Firewall
10 25 (7.42%) VoIP
11 24 (7.12%) GSM
11 24 (7.12%) DNS
11 24 (7.12%) MVNO
12 22 (6.53%) TCP/IP
12 22 (6.53%) GPRS
13 18 (5.34%) MGW
14 17 (5.04%) MPLS
14 17 (5.04%) BGP
15 16 (4.75%) OSPF
15 16 (4.75%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (2.97%) DB2
1 10 (2.97%) Oracle ODI
2 9 (2.67%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (1.48%) Big Data
4 4 (1.19%) SQL Server
5 3 (0.89%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.30%) EDMS
6 1 (0.30%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.30%) BusinessObjects XI
6 1 (0.30%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 1 (0.30%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (0.89%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.59%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (0.30%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 235 (69.73%) Telecoms
2 50 (14.84%) Marketing
3 16 (4.75%) Billing
4 9 (2.67%) Electronics
5 8 (2.37%) Finance
6 4 (1.19%) Retail
7 3 (0.89%) French Language
8 2 (0.59%) Games
9 1 (0.30%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.30%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 41 (12.17%) Analyst
2 36 (10.68%) Service Manager
3 35 (10.39%) Network Manager
4 26 (7.72%) Design Engineer
4 26 (7.72%) Architect
5 22 (6.53%) Solutions Architect
6 21 (6.23%) Development Manager
7 20 (5.93%) Network Operator
8 19 (5.64%) Consultant
8 19 (5.64%) Architecture Manager
9 18 (5.34%) QA Analyst
10 15 (4.45%) Senior Architect
11 14 (4.15%) Technical Design Authority
11 14 (4.15%) Senior Solutions Architect
11 14 (4.15%) Quality Analyst
12 13 (3.86%) Network Engineer
13 12 (3.56%) Developer
13 12 (3.56%) Voice Engineer
13 12 (3.56%) Senior Design Engineer
14 11 (3.26%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (5.93%) HTML
2 10 (2.97%) CGI
3 3 (0.89%) MFC
3 3 (0.89%) STL
3 3 (0.89%) Web Services
4 2 (0.59%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 1 (0.30%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (0.30%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 159 (47.18%) Smartphone
2 33 (9.79%) Social Media
3 15 (4.45%) Digital Media
4 10 (2.97%) Mainframe
5 8 (2.37%) Handset
6 6 (1.78%) Computer Science
6 6 (1.78%) Blog
7 5 (1.48%) Physics
7 5 (1.48%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (1.48%) Telematics
8 4 (1.19%) Visualisation
8 4 (1.19%) Streaming Video
9 3 (0.89%) Firmware
10 2 (0.59%) Smart Meter
10 2 (0.59%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.30%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.30%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 20 (5.93%) Windows
2 12 (3.56%) Linux
3 10 (2.97%) Apple iOS
4 9 (2.67%) UNIX
5 7 (2.08%) Android
5 7 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (2.08%) Windows 7
6 5 (1.48%) Windows Phone
7 4 (1.19%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (0.89%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.59%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (17.21%) Project Management
2 38 (11.28%) SEO
3 32 (9.50%) ITIL
4 27 (8.01%) Service Delivery
5 23 (6.82%) E-Commerce
6 22 (6.53%) Network Architecture
7 21 (6.23%) Web Design
8 20 (5.93%) Validation
8 20 (5.93%) Capacity Management
9 19 (5.64%) Software Testing
10 17 (5.04%) Service Management
11 16 (4.75%) Business Intelligence
11 16 (4.75%) Change Management
12 15 (4.45%) Agile Software Development
12 15 (4.45%) Network Management
13 12 (3.56%) Continuous Improvement
13 12 (3.56%) Network Design
14 11 (3.26%) Logistics
14 11 (3.26%) PRINCE2
14 11 (3.26%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (7.72%) SQL
2 22 (6.53%) Java
3 19 (5.64%) PowerHouse
4 12 (3.56%) C#
5 11 (3.26%) C++
6 7 (2.08%) Perl
7 5 (1.48%) Python
7 5 (1.48%) Embedded C
7 5 (1.48%) C
8 3 (0.89%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 45 (13.35%) Degree
2 19 (5.64%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (5.04%) HNC
3 17 (5.04%) HND
3 17 (5.04%) CCNP
4 7 (2.08%) Security Cleared
5 5 (1.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 4 (1.19%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (1.19%) SC Cleared
7 3 (0.89%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (0.89%) PMP
7 3 (0.89%) PMI Certification
7 3 (0.89%) CISM
7 3 (0.89%) CCNA
7 3 (0.89%) CISSP
8 2 (0.59%) CCIE
9 1 (0.30%) CCIP
9 1 (0.30%) MCP
9 1 (0.30%) ISEB
9 1 (0.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (8.61%) QA
2 19 (5.64%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (5.04%) NDS
2 8 (2.37%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.89%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 10 (2.97%) Tivoli
2 4 (1.19%) NSN NetAct
3 2 (0.59%) Netcool
4 1 (0.30%) SCCM
4 1 (0.30%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 35 (10.39%) Microsoft
2 30 (8.90%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 27 (8.01%) Huawei
4 22 (6.53%) Cisco
5 18 (5.34%) T-Plan
6 17 (5.04%) Nokia
7 15 (4.45%) Juniper
8 14 (4.15%) Oracle
9 13 (3.86%) Ericsson
10 11 (3.26%) Business Objects
11 8 (2.37%) MicroStrategy
11 8 (2.37%) TIBCO
11 8 (2.37%) Alcatel-Lucent
11 8 (2.37%) EMC
12 7 (2.08%) BT
12 7 (2.08%) Facebook
13 6 (1.78%) Twitter
14 4 (1.19%) VMware
14 4 (1.19%) Citrix
14 4 (1.19%) Tableau
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