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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
3G
Rank 349 326 272
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -54
Permanent jobs citing 3G 92 129 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.45% 0.56% 0.74%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.10% 2.65% 3.14%
Number of salaries quoted 25 40 42
Average salary £44,000 £45,000 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £33,000 £25,307
10% offered a salary of more than £53,200 £58,600 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -17.89%
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
4382 4864 5288
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 21.52% 21.22% 23.52%
Number of salaries quoted 3346 3818 4259
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 £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 -26 65 £40,000 -25.92% 24
Buckinghamshire +3 13 £45,000 -18.18%
Surrey +32 8 £43,250 +23.57%
Hampshire -6 4 - -
West Sussex +13 1 £42,500 +13.33%
3G
England

3G
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 93 (58.13%) Telecoms
2 83 (51.88%) 4G
3 67 (41.88%) 2G
4 53 (33.13%) LTE
5 49 (30.63%) Radio Access Network
6 43 (26.88%) Degree
7 40 (25.00%) Cisco
8 39 (24.38%) MPLS
9 38 (23.75%) GSM
9 38 (23.75%) TCP/IP
10 33 (20.63%) Broadband
10 33 (20.63%) Wireless
11 29 (18.13%) UMTS
12 27 (16.88%) Internet
12 27 (16.88%) Ericsson
12 27 (16.88%) Smartphone
13 26 (16.25%) OSPF
13 26 (16.25%) BGP
13 26 (16.25%) Linux
14 24 (15.00%) Ethernet
14 24 (15.00%) Huawei
14 24 (15.00%) Firewall
15 23 (14.38%) Juniper
16 21 (13.13%) Business Intelligence
16 21 (13.13%) WiMAX
16 21 (13.13%) Analytical Skills
17 20 (12.50%) SLA
17 20 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
18 19 (11.88%) CCNP
19 18 (11.25%) RIP

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (1.25%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.63%) Apache
2 1 (0.63%) MTS
2 1 (0.63%) IIS
2 1 (0.63%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.63%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (0.63%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 7 (4.38%) MS Office
2 6 (3.75%) MS Excel
3 5 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.88%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.63%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 83 (51.88%) 4G
2 67 (41.88%) 2G
3 53 (33.13%) LTE
4 49 (30.63%) Radio Access Network
5 39 (24.38%) MPLS
6 38 (23.75%) GSM
6 38 (23.75%) TCP/IP
7 33 (20.63%) Broadband
7 33 (20.63%) Wireless
8 29 (18.13%) UMTS
9 27 (16.88%) Internet
10 26 (16.25%) OSPF
10 26 (16.25%) BGP
11 24 (15.00%) Ethernet
11 24 (15.00%) Firewall
12 21 (13.13%) WiMAX
13 18 (11.25%) RIP
14 17 (10.63%) DNS
15 15 (9.38%) RNC
16 12 (7.50%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.50%) Data Mining
2 1 (0.63%) MySQL
2 1 (0.63%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.63%) UniData
2 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (0.63%) Relational Database
2 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (0.63%) Big Data
2 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (0.63%) Visual Studio
1 1 (0.63%) LabVIEW
1 1 (0.63%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 93 (58.13%) Telecoms
2 10 (6.25%) Back Office
3 9 (5.63%) Electronics
4 5 (3.13%) Retail
4 5 (3.13%) Billing
4 5 (3.13%) Marketing
5 3 (1.88%) Finance
5 3 (1.88%) Legal
6 2 (1.25%) Games
7 1 (0.63%) French Language
7 1 (0.63%) German Language
7 1 (0.63%) Advertising
7 1 (0.63%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 33 (20.63%) Network Engineer
2 14 (8.75%) Network Support
3 11 (6.88%) Support Engineer
4 10 (6.25%) Technical Leader
4 10 (6.25%) Security Engineer
5 9 (5.63%) RAN Engineer
6 8 (5.00%) Wireless Engineer
6 8 (5.00%) IP Engineer
7 7 (4.38%) Software Engineer
7 7 (4.38%) Consultant
7 7 (4.38%) Network Team Leader
7 7 (4.38%) Network Security Engineer
7 7 (4.38%) Design Engineer
7 7 (4.38%) Support Team Leader
7 7 (4.38%) Network Support Engineer
7 7 (4.38%) Team Leader
7 7 (4.38%) Head of Capacity Planning
7 7 (4.38%) Transmission Engineer
7 7 (4.38%) Transmission Planning Engineer
8 6 (3.75%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.50%) REST
1 4 (2.50%) SOAP
1 4 (2.50%) J2EE
2 3 (1.88%) .NET
2 3 (1.88%) HTML
2 3 (1.88%) HTML5
3 2 (1.25%) Web Services
3 2 (1.25%) ASP.NET
3 2 (1.25%) CSS
4 1 (0.63%) COM
4 1 (0.63%) WCF
4 1 (0.63%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.63%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 27 (16.88%) Smartphone
2 21 (13.13%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (6.25%) Computer Science
4 5 (3.13%) Performance Metrics
5 3 (1.88%) Blackberry
5 3 (1.88%) Algorithms
5 3 (1.88%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 3 (1.88%) Mathematics
5 3 (1.88%) iPhone
6 2 (1.25%) Machine to Machine
6 2 (1.25%) PMI
7 1 (0.63%) Handset
7 1 (0.63%) GIS
7 1 (0.63%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.63%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.63%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 26 (16.25%) Linux
2 11 (6.88%) Windows
3 10 (6.25%) UNIX
4 7 (4.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (3.75%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (3.13%) Android
7 3 (1.88%) Windows XP
7 3 (1.88%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.63%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.63%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.63%) CentOS
8 1 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (13.13%) Business Intelligence
2 17 (10.63%) Capacity Planning
3 15 (9.38%) Project Management
4 11 (6.88%) Service Delivery
5 10 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 9 (5.63%) Network Design
6 9 (5.63%) Continuous Improvement
6 9 (5.63%) Capacity Management
7 8 (5.00%) Network Architecture
7 8 (5.00%) Performance Monitoring
7 8 (5.00%) Network Planning
7 8 (5.00%) DNA
7 8 (5.00%) ITIL
8 7 (4.38%) Software Engineering
8 7 (4.38%) Strategic Planning
8 7 (4.38%) Validation
9 6 (3.75%) OpenUP
10 5 (3.13%) OO
10 5 (3.13%) CRM
10 5 (3.13%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 12 (7.50%) SQL
2 10 (6.25%) C
3 8 (5.00%) C#
3 8 (5.00%) C++
4 7 (4.38%) Java
4 7 (4.38%) Python
5 4 (2.50%) MATLAB
6 3 (1.88%) Perl
6 3 (1.88%) Ada
6 3 (1.88%) Embedded C
6 3 (1.88%) Embedded C++
6 3 (1.88%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.63%) VC++
7 1 (0.63%) PHP
7 1 (0.63%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.63%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.63%) PHP5
7 1 (0.63%) F#
Qualifications
1 43 (26.88%) Degree
2 20 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
3 19 (11.88%) CCNP
4 11 (6.88%) CISSP
5 10 (6.25%) CCSA
5 10 (6.25%) CCSE
6 5 (3.13%) HNC
6 5 (3.13%) HND
6 5 (3.13%) CCIP
6 5 (3.13%) CCNA
7 4 (2.50%) JNCIS
8 3 (1.88%) MCP
8 3 (1.88%) PhD
8 3 (1.88%) PMI Certification
8 3 (1.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (1.25%) Security Cleared
10 1 (0.63%) CCDA
10 1 (0.63%) PMP
10 1 (0.63%) ISEB
10 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (12.50%) SLA
2 11 (6.88%) QA
3 4 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.88%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.63%) PMBOK
System Software
1 5 (3.13%) FreeRADIUS
2 3 (1.88%) ProxySG
3 2 (1.25%) Terminal Services
3 2 (1.25%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (6.25%) FortiGate
2 5 (3.13%) Netcool
2 5 (3.13%) Nagios
3 3 (1.88%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (1.88%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.63%) OpenView
4 1 (0.63%) TeamSite
4 1 (0.63%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 40 (25.00%) Cisco
2 27 (16.88%) Ericsson
3 24 (15.00%) Huawei
4 23 (14.38%) Juniper
5 17 (10.63%) Nokia
6 15 (9.38%) Nortel
7 14 (8.75%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
8 13 (8.13%) F5
9 10 (6.25%) Amdocs
9 10 (6.25%) CheckPoint
10 9 (5.63%) Microsoft
11 8 (5.00%) Remedy
12 6 (3.75%) Cramer
12 6 (3.75%) Oracle
13 5 (3.13%) VMware
14 4 (2.50%) BT
15 3 (1.88%) Avaya
15 3 (1.88%) Symantec
15 3 (1.88%) McAfee
15 3 (1.88%) Blue Coat
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