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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
3G
Rank 378 381 328
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -53
Permanent jobs citing 3G 70 83 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.36% 0.40% 0.57%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.75% 1.79% 2.73%
Number of salaries quoted 55 18 62
Average salary £42,500 £42,250 £51,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.59% -17.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,700 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £73,250 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £44,750
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -10.61%
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
4000 4627 4319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 20.79% 22.17% 21.03%
Number of salaries quoted 3391 3566 3384
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -1.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,000 £25,000
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 10 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 3G within the South East region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(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 -45 27 £50,000 -27.27% 2
Surrey +23 23 £29,000 -30.12% 2
Hampshire +33 12 £44,000 +4.76%
West Sussex -4 3 £70,000 +112.12%
Buckinghamshire -6 2 £35,000 -32.03% 1
Kent - 1 £26,000 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £45,000 -
Home Counties - 1 £70,000 -
3G
England

3G
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 73 (55.73%) 4G
2 58 (44.27%) Telecoms
3 42 (32.06%) VoIP
4 38 (29.01%) TCP/IP
5 34 (25.95%) Windows
6 33 (25.19%) VPN
7 32 (24.43%) Cisco
8 31 (23.66%) Electronics
8 31 (23.66%) 2G
9 30 (22.90%) Firewall
9 30 (22.90%) Degree
10 28 (21.37%) LTE
10 28 (21.37%) Microsoft
11 26 (19.85%) Linux
11 26 (19.85%) Wireless
12 25 (19.08%) Ethernet
12 25 (19.08%) MPLS
13 24 (18.32%) Software Engineering
14 23 (17.56%) Active Directory
14 23 (17.56%) Windows Server 2008
15 22 (16.79%) MS Office
16 21 (16.03%) Citrix
16 21 (16.03%) Ericsson
16 21 (16.03%) DSL
17 20 (15.27%) DNS
18 19 (14.50%) SS7
18 19 (14.50%) Wi-Fi
18 19 (14.50%) Network Design
18 19 (14.50%) Computer Science
19 18 (13.74%) BT

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

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 13 (9.92%) Exchange Server 2010
1 13 (9.92%) MS Exchange
2 3 (2.29%) SAS
3 1 (0.76%) Apache
3 1 (0.76%) Confluence
3 1 (0.76%) IIS
Applications
1 22 (16.79%) MS Office
2 17 (12.98%) MS Excel
3 6 (4.58%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (2.29%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 3 (2.29%) Remedy ITSM
1 3 (2.29%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.05%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 73 (55.73%) 4G
2 42 (32.06%) VoIP
3 38 (29.01%) TCP/IP
4 33 (25.19%) VPN
5 31 (23.66%) 2G
6 30 (22.90%) Firewall
7 28 (21.37%) LTE
8 26 (19.85%) Wireless
9 25 (19.08%) Ethernet
9 25 (19.08%) MPLS
10 21 (16.03%) DSL
11 20 (15.27%) DNS
12 19 (14.50%) SS7
12 19 (14.50%) Wi-Fi
13 17 (12.98%) GGSN
13 17 (12.98%) GSM
13 17 (12.98%) SGSN
14 16 (12.21%) VoLTE
15 14 (10.69%) SDH
16 13 (9.92%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.53%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (1.53%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.76%) GIS
2 1 (0.76%) MySQL
2 1 (0.76%) Oracle Database
2 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (5.34%) Eclipse
1 7 (5.34%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.76%) CppUnit
2 1 (0.76%) Hudson
2 1 (0.76%) JIRA
2 1 (0.76%) Subversion
General
1 58 (44.27%) Telecoms
2 31 (23.66%) Electronics
3 12 (9.16%) Back Office
4 11 (8.40%) Retail
5 7 (5.34%) Billing
6 3 (2.29%) Finance
6 3 (2.29%) Games
6 3 (2.29%) Multimedia
7 2 (1.53%) Advertising
8 1 (0.76%) Italian Language
8 1 (0.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (16.79%) Support Engineer
2 14 (10.69%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 14 (10.69%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
2 14 (10.69%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 14 (10.69%) 2nd Line Support
2 14 (10.69%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 14 (10.69%) Firmware Engineer
2 14 (10.69%) Network Engineer
3 13 (9.92%) Design Engineer
3 13 (9.92%) Field Engineer
3 13 (9.92%) Field Support Engineer
4 11 (8.40%) Analyst
5 10 (7.63%) Hardware Engineer
6 8 (6.11%) Architect
6 8 (6.11%) Ericsson Engineer
6 8 (6.11%) Implementation Engineer
6 8 (6.11%) Software Engineer
7 6 (4.58%) Engineering Manager
7 6 (4.58%) Network Support
7 6 (4.58%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.05%) .NET
1 4 (3.05%) COM
2 1 (0.76%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 1 (0.76%) POSIX
2 1 (0.76%) SOAP
2 1 (0.76%) SPML
2 1 (0.76%) STL
2 1 (0.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (14.50%) Computer Science
2 15 (11.45%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (10.69%) Management Information System
4 11 (8.40%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 11 (8.40%) VHDL
5 6 (4.58%) Blackberry
5 6 (4.58%) iPhone
6 4 (3.05%) Driving Licence
6 4 (3.05%) Handset
6 4 (3.05%) iPad
6 4 (3.05%) PMI
7 3 (2.29%) Mathematics
7 3 (2.29%) User Experience
8 2 (1.53%) Chip and PIN
8 2 (1.53%) Data Centre
8 2 (1.53%) EPoS
8 2 (1.53%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.53%) PKI
9 1 (0.76%) BBC
9 1 (0.76%) iDTV
Operating Systems
1 34 (25.95%) Windows
2 26 (19.85%) Linux
3 23 (17.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (9.92%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (9.16%) Unix
6 10 (7.63%) Windows Server
6 10 (7.63%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (7.63%) Windows XP
7 9 (6.87%) Windows 7
8 7 (5.34%) VxWorks
9 5 (3.82%) Solaris
9 5 (3.82%) Windows 8
10 4 (3.05%) Mac OS X
11 3 (2.29%) Android
12 2 (1.53%) BlackBerry OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (18.32%) Software Engineering
2 19 (14.50%) Network Design
3 14 (10.69%) Schematic Capture
4 13 (9.92%) ITSM
5 11 (8.40%) Integration Testing
6 10 (7.63%) OpenUP
6 10 (7.63%) Presales
6 10 (7.63%) Project Management
6 10 (7.63%) Validation
7 9 (6.87%) Line Management
7 9 (6.87%) Network Architecture
8 8 (6.11%) ITIL
8 8 (6.11%) Multithreading
9 7 (5.34%) OO
9 7 (5.34%) OOD
9 7 (5.34%) PRINCE2
9 7 (5.34%) Procure-to-pay
9 7 (5.34%) Service Delivery
9 7 (5.34%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (4.58%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 14 (10.69%) C
2 13 (9.92%) SQL
3 12 (9.16%) C++
4 7 (5.34%) Delphi
5 6 (4.58%) C#
6 5 (3.82%) Perl
6 5 (3.82%) Python
7 3 (2.29%) Embedded C
7 3 (2.29%) Java
7 3 (2.29%) PHP
Qualifications
1 30 (22.90%) Degree
2 17 (12.98%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (5.34%) Security Cleared
4 6 (4.58%) CCNA
4 6 (4.58%) PMI Certification
4 6 (4.58%) PMP
5 5 (3.82%) CCIE
5 5 (3.82%) CCNP
5 5 (3.82%) HNC
5 5 (3.82%) HND
5 5 (3.82%) MCSE
5 5 (3.82%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (3.05%) JNCIS
6 4 (3.05%) SC Cleared
7 3 (2.29%) CCIP
8 2 (1.53%) JNCIE
9 1 (0.76%) CCDP
9 1 (0.76%) CISM
9 1 (0.76%) CISSP
9 1 (0.76%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (11.45%) SLA
2 1 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 23 (17.56%) Active Directory
2 17 (12.98%) Firmware
2 17 (12.98%) Terminal Services
3 1 (0.76%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.76%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (3.82%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (2.29%) Netcool
2 3 (2.29%) TeMIP
2 3 (2.29%) Tivoli
3 2 (1.53%) CiscoWorks
3 2 (1.53%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 32 (24.43%) Cisco
2 28 (21.37%) Microsoft
3 21 (16.03%) Citrix
3 21 (16.03%) Ericsson
4 18 (13.74%) BT
5 17 (12.98%) Juniper
6 12 (9.16%) Huawei
7 11 (8.40%) Altera
7 11 (8.40%) Synplicity
8 9 (6.87%) Nokia
9 8 (6.11%) Redback
10 7 (5.34%) Oracle
11 6 (4.58%) Alcatel-Lucent
11 6 (4.58%) HP
12 5 (3.82%) Avaya
12 5 (3.82%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
12 5 (3.82%) ZTE
13 4 (3.05%) Intel Security
13 4 (3.05%) Peplink
13 4 (3.05%) Sophos
Reigate, Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + package + car
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £37,000 to £47,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Maidenhead
Brightred Resourcing
Salary: £0 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 13 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Vodafone
Salary: £Attractive, plus shift allowance and annual bonus
Posted: 21 days ago