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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
4G
Rank 379 358 404
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +46
Permanent jobs citing 4G 59 84 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.29% 0.37% 0.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.32% 1.74% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 19 18 18
Average salary £45,000 £55,000 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% +20.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,750 £65,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -20.00%
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
4463 4831 5271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 21.66% 21.17% 23.63%
Number of salaries quoted 3392 3805 4243
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% -

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 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 -28 40 £50,000 -9.09% 24
Buckinghamshire +6 14 £45,000 -14.28%
Surrey - 4 £49,500 -
West Sussex - 1 £42,500 -
4G
England

4G
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 87 (78.38%) 3G
2 61 (54.95%) Telecoms
3 43 (38.74%) 2G
4 34 (30.63%) Radio Access Network
5 28 (25.23%) LTE
6 26 (23.42%) Degree
6 26 (23.42%) Wireless
7 24 (21.62%) MPLS
8 22 (19.82%) GSM
9 20 (18.02%) Broadband
9 20 (18.02%) Ethernet
9 20 (18.02%) Cisco
10 18 (16.22%) Linux
11 15 (13.51%) TCP/IP
11 15 (13.51%) DNS
12 14 (12.61%) Capacity Planning
13 12 (10.81%) Performance Management
13 12 (10.81%) UMTS
13 12 (10.81%) SLA
13 12 (10.81%) CRM
13 12 (10.81%) Project Management
13 12 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
14 11 (9.91%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 10 (9.01%) Marketing
15 10 (9.01%) Ericsson
15 10 (9.01%) Back Office
15 10 (9.01%) UNIX
15 10 (9.01%) Cisco Certification
16 9 (8.11%) Nortel
16 9 (8.11%) CCNP

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 (0.90%) MTS
Applications
1 3 (2.70%) MS Office
1 3 (2.70%) AutoCAD
1 3 (2.70%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.90%) JDE OneWorld
Communications & Networking
1 87 (78.38%) 3G
2 43 (38.74%) 2G
3 34 (30.63%) Radio Access Network
4 28 (25.23%) LTE
5 26 (23.42%) Wireless
6 24 (21.62%) MPLS
7 22 (19.82%) GSM
8 20 (18.02%) Broadband
8 20 (18.02%) Ethernet
9 15 (13.51%) TCP/IP
9 15 (13.51%) DNS
10 12 (10.81%) UMTS
11 9 (8.11%) Firewall
11 9 (8.11%) OSPF
11 9 (8.11%) BGP
11 9 (8.11%) WiMAX
11 9 (8.11%) Cisco ASA
12 8 (7.21%) Wireshark
12 8 (7.21%) Unified Communications
12 8 (7.21%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.60%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (0.90%) TestDirector
General
1 61 (54.95%) Telecoms
2 10 (9.01%) Marketing
2 10 (9.01%) Back Office
3 5 (4.50%) Billing
3 5 (4.50%) Retail
4 4 (3.60%) Electronics
5 3 (2.70%) Finance
5 3 (2.70%) Advertising
6 2 (1.80%) Legal
7 1 (0.90%) Games
Job Titles
1 10 (9.01%) Technical Leader
2 9 (8.11%) Network Engineer
3 8 (7.21%) IP Engineer
4 7 (6.31%) Account Manager
4 7 (6.31%) Designer
4 7 (6.31%) Head of Capacity Planning
5 5 (4.50%) Systems Engineer
5 5 (4.50%) Support Engineer
5 5 (4.50%) Messaging Engineer
5 5 (4.50%) Network Design Engineer
5 5 (4.50%) Design Engineer
5 5 (4.50%) Test Engineer
5 5 (4.50%) Network Manager
6 4 (3.60%) Service Manager
6 4 (3.60%) 3G Engineer
6 4 (3.60%) Transmission Engineer
6 4 (3.60%) Transmission Planning Engineer
6 4 (3.60%) RAN Engineer
6 4 (3.60%) Consultant
7 3 (2.70%) Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.41%) SOAP
2 4 (3.60%) REST
2 4 (3.60%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.50%) Smartphone
2 5 (4.50%) Performance Metrics
3 3 (2.70%) Blackberry
3 3 (2.70%) iPhone
3 3 (2.70%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (1.80%) Machine to Machine
4 2 (1.80%) PMI
5 1 (0.90%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 18 (16.22%) Linux
2 10 (9.01%) UNIX
3 9 (8.11%) Windows
4 5 (4.50%) Android
5 3 (2.70%) Windows XP
5 3 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (2.70%) Windows 8
5 3 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.90%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (12.61%) Capacity Planning
2 12 (10.81%) Performance Management
2 12 (10.81%) CRM
2 12 (10.81%) Project Management
3 11 (9.91%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 9 (8.11%) Service Management
4 9 (8.11%) Network Architecture
4 9 (8.11%) Continuous Improvement
5 8 (7.21%) ITIL
5 8 (7.21%) DNA
6 7 (6.31%) Product Management
7 6 (5.41%) Capacity Management
7 6 (5.41%) Performance Monitoring
7 6 (5.41%) Validation
7 6 (5.41%) Network Design
7 6 (5.41%) Strategic Planning
7 6 (5.41%) OpenUP
7 6 (5.41%) Service Delivery
8 5 (4.50%) Product Marketing
8 5 (4.50%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (6.31%) SQL
2 4 (3.60%) C#
2 4 (3.60%) C++
2 4 (3.60%) Java
3 3 (2.70%) Perl
3 3 (2.70%) Shell Script
4 2 (1.80%) C
5 1 (0.90%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 26 (23.42%) Degree
2 10 (9.01%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (8.11%) CCNP
4 5 (4.50%) HNC
4 5 (4.50%) HND
4 5 (4.50%) CCIP
4 5 (4.50%) CCNA
5 4 (3.60%) PMI Certification
5 4 (3.60%) CISSP
5 4 (3.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (2.70%) CCSE
6 3 (2.70%) CCSA
7 2 (1.80%) PMP
7 2 (1.80%) MCP
8 1 (0.90%) ISEB
8 1 (0.90%) CCDA
8 1 (0.90%) CISM
8 1 (0.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.90%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.90%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (10.81%) SLA
2 9 (8.11%) QA
3 2 (1.80%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.90%) PMBOK
System Software
1 5 (4.50%) FreeRADIUS
2 3 (2.70%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 6 (5.41%) Backup Exec
2 5 (4.50%) Netcool
2 5 (4.50%) Nagios
3 3 (2.70%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (2.70%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.90%) OpenView
4 1 (0.90%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.90%) Iperf
Vendors
1 20 (18.02%) Cisco
2 10 (9.01%) Ericsson
3 9 (8.11%) Nortel
4 8 (7.21%) Remedy
5 7 (6.31%) Juniper
5 7 (6.31%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 7 (6.31%) VMware
6 5 (4.50%) Oracle
6 5 (4.50%) Nokia
6 5 (4.50%) Huawei
7 4 (3.60%) Amdocs
7 4 (3.60%) HP
8 3 (2.70%) Avaya
8 3 (2.70%) Symantec
8 3 (2.70%) CheckPoint
8 3 (2.70%) McAfee
8 3 (2.70%) Veeam
8 3 (2.70%) F5
8 3 (2.70%) Mitel
8 3 (2.70%) Blue Coat
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Posted: 12 hours ago
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Posted: 21 hours ago
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Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: Competitive plus benefits
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