The table below looks at the statistics for 4G 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 4G over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
4G
Rank 397 394 366
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -28
Permanent jobs citing 4G 56 70 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.29% 0.34% 0.38%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.40% 1.51% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 37 30 29
Average salary £50,000 £55,500 £51,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.90% +7.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £38,400 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,750 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £40,000 £51,500
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -22.33%
4G
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
4005 4634 4316
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 20.78% 22.18% 21.03%
Number of salaries quoted 3394 3567 3391
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% -

4G
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing 4G across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

4G Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

4G
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing 4G across the South East region.

4G Salary Trend in the South East

4G
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing 4G across the South East region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

4G Salary Histogram in the South East

4G
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 4G within the South East region over the 3 months to 9 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
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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 -12 45 £52,500 -17.64% 1
Surrey +10 7 £38,500 -7.22% 1
West Sussex -1 2 £70,000 +86.66%
Oxfordshire -9 1 £45,000 -10.00%
Hampshire - 1 £52,500 -
4G
England

4G
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the South East region citing 4G 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 4G.

1 88 (73.95%) Telecoms
2 73 (61.34%) 3G
3 34 (28.57%) Cisco
4 33 (27.73%) Wireless
5 29 (24.37%) Retail
6 27 (22.69%) Finance
7 25 (21.01%) MPLS
7 25 (21.01%) Linux
7 25 (21.01%) 2G
8 21 (17.65%) Ethernet
8 21 (17.65%) TCP/IP
9 19 (15.97%) VPN
9 19 (15.97%) Cisco Certification
9 19 (15.97%) Network Design
10 18 (15.13%) GGSN
10 18 (15.13%) SGSN
10 18 (15.13%) Ericsson
10 18 (15.13%) SS7
11 17 (14.29%) Juniper
11 17 (14.29%) Firewall
11 17 (14.29%) Performance Management
12 16 (13.45%) Management Information System
12 16 (13.45%) VoIP
12 16 (13.45%) LAN
12 16 (13.45%) VoLTE
12 16 (13.45%) Data Centre
13 15 (12.61%) CRM
13 15 (12.61%) ATM
13 15 (12.61%) WAN
14 14 (11.76%) GSM

4G
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the South East region citing 4G 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 4G. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (0.84%) Confluence
1 1 (0.84%) IIS
1 1 (0.84%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (5.04%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.52%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 73 (61.34%) 3G
2 33 (27.73%) Wireless
3 25 (21.01%) 2G
3 25 (21.01%) MPLS
4 21 (17.65%) Ethernet
4 21 (17.65%) TCP/IP
5 19 (15.97%) VPN
6 18 (15.13%) GGSN
6 18 (15.13%) SGSN
6 18 (15.13%) SS7
7 17 (14.29%) Firewall
8 16 (13.45%) LAN
8 16 (13.45%) VoIP
8 16 (13.45%) VoLTE
9 15 (12.61%) ATM
9 15 (12.61%) WAN
10 14 (11.76%) GSM
10 14 (11.76%) SDH
11 13 (10.92%) LTE
11 13 (10.92%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.68%) Big Data
2 1 (0.84%) GIS
2 1 (0.84%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (0.84%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (0.84%) JIRA
General
1 88 (73.95%) Telecoms
2 29 (24.37%) Retail
3 27 (22.69%) Finance
4 14 (11.76%) Electronics
5 7 (5.88%) Back Office
6 6 (5.04%) Advertising
7 3 (2.52%) Billing
7 3 (2.52%) Multimedia
8 2 (1.68%) Marketing
9 1 (0.84%) Banking
9 1 (0.84%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 26 (21.85%) Architect
2 24 (20.17%) Solutions Architect
3 17 (14.29%) Designer
4 16 (13.45%) Solutions Designer
5 14 (11.76%) Account Manager
6 13 (10.92%) Telecoms Manager
7 12 (10.08%) Network Engineer
7 12 (10.08%) Sales Manager
7 12 (10.08%) Telecoms Account Manager
8 8 (6.72%) Design Engineer
8 8 (6.72%) Ericsson Engineer
8 8 (6.72%) Implementation Engineer
8 8 (6.72%) Support Engineer
9 7 (5.88%) IT Manager
10 6 (5.04%) Analyst
10 6 (5.04%) Consultant
10 6 (5.04%) Engineering Manager
10 6 (5.04%) Procurement Manager
11 5 (4.20%) Network Support Engineer
11 5 (4.20%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.84%) .NET
1 1 (0.84%) COM
1 1 (0.84%) SOAP
1 1 (0.84%) SPML
1 1 (0.84%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (13.45%) Data Centre
1 16 (13.45%) Management Information System
2 12 (10.08%) Computer Science
3 3 (2.52%) User Experience
4 2 (1.68%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.68%) Blackberry
4 2 (1.68%) Mathematics
4 2 (1.68%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.68%) PKI
4 2 (1.68%) Smart Meter
5 1 (0.84%) BBC
5 1 (0.84%) Handset
5 1 (0.84%) iDTV
Operating Systems
1 25 (21.01%) Linux
2 10 (8.40%) Unix
2 10 (8.40%) Windows
3 5 (4.20%) Solaris
3 5 (4.20%) Windows 7
4 4 (3.36%) Ubuntu
5 3 (2.52%) Android
6 2 (1.68%) BlackBerry OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (15.97%) Network Design
2 17 (14.29%) Performance Management
3 15 (12.61%) CRM
4 11 (9.24%) Service Management
5 10 (8.40%) Network Architecture
5 10 (8.40%) OpenUP
5 10 (8.40%) Validation
6 9 (7.56%) Line Management
7 8 (6.72%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (5.88%) ITIL
8 7 (5.88%) Presales
8 7 (5.88%) Project Management
9 6 (5.04%) Change Management
9 6 (5.04%) Test Planning
10 5 (4.20%) Capacity Planning
10 5 (4.20%) Project Planning
11 4 (3.36%) Fault Management
11 4 (3.36%) Kalman Filter
11 4 (3.36%) Network Management
11 4 (3.36%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (5.04%) SQL
2 4 (3.36%) Bash Shell
2 4 (3.36%) PowerShell
3 3 (2.52%) Java
3 3 (2.52%) Perl
3 3 (2.52%) PHP
3 3 (2.52%) Python
4 1 (0.84%) C
4 1 (0.84%) C#
4 1 (0.84%) C++
Qualifications
1 19 (15.97%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (10.08%) Degree
3 7 (5.88%) CCNA
3 7 (5.88%) CCNP
4 6 (5.04%) Security Cleared
5 5 (4.20%) HNC
5 5 (4.20%) HND
5 5 (4.20%) MCSE
5 5 (4.20%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (3.36%) CCIE
6 4 (3.36%) JNCIS
6 4 (3.36%) SC Cleared
7 3 (2.52%) CCIP
8 2 (1.68%) CISM
8 2 (1.68%) CISSP
8 2 (1.68%) PMI Certification
8 2 (1.68%) PMP
9 1 (0.84%) APMP
9 1 (0.84%) CCDP
9 1 (0.84%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.36%) SLA
2 1 (0.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 5 (4.20%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (2.52%) Netcool
2 3 (2.52%) TeMIP
2 3 (2.52%) Tivoli
3 2 (1.68%) CiscoWorks
3 2 (1.68%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 34 (28.57%) Cisco
2 18 (15.13%) Ericsson
3 17 (14.29%) Juniper
4 8 (6.72%) Huawei
4 8 (6.72%) Redback
5 7 (5.88%) HP
6 6 (5.04%) Nokia
6 6 (5.04%) Oracle
7 4 (3.36%) Cramer
7 4 (3.36%) Peplink
8 3 (2.52%) Amdocs
8 3 (2.52%) BMC
8 3 (2.52%) IBM
8 3 (2.52%) Infovista
8 3 (2.52%) ION Trading
8 3 (2.52%) Microsoft
8 3 (2.52%) Remedy
8 3 (2.52%) Telcordia
8 3 (2.52%) TIBCO
9 2 (1.68%) Nortel
Redhill, Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £37,000 to £47,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Vodafone
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Posted: 20 days ago