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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
4G
Rank 323 346 427
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +81
Permanent jobs citing 4G 119 105 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.54% 0.48% 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.44% 2.28% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 29 43 17
Average salary £56,000 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.81% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,350 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,500 £61,750 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £52,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-23.80% +31.25%
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
4869 4602 5474
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 22.28% 21.25% 23.46%
Number of salaries quoted 3627 3536 4585
Average salary £40,250 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.29% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 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 +63 103 £62,500 +38.88% 6
Buckinghamshire +1 9 £55,000 -
Surrey -28 5 £22,500 -43.75% 3
West Sussex -1 1 £37,500 -11.76%
Oxfordshire - 1 - -
4G
England

4G
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

1 223 (81.39%) 3G
2 197 (71.90%) Telecoms
3 113 (41.24%) LTE
4 100 (36.50%) Broadband
5 82 (29.93%) Internet
6 80 (29.20%) Smartphone
7 71 (25.91%) 2G
8 55 (20.07%) Radio Access Network
9 42 (15.33%) VoLTE
10 41 (14.96%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
11 40 (14.60%) Network Architecture
12 35 (12.77%) Project Management
13 34 (12.41%) Line Management
14 32 (11.68%) Service Management
15 31 (11.31%) Cisco Certification
15 31 (11.31%) Wireless
15 31 (11.31%) Analytical Skills
16 29 (10.58%) Nokia
16 29 (10.58%) Linux
17 28 (10.22%) Degree
18 26 (9.49%) Huawei
19 24 (8.76%) UNIX
19 24 (8.76%) Marketing
19 24 (8.76%) MVNO
20 23 (8.39%) DNS
20 23 (8.39%) Back Office
20 23 (8.39%) Mentoring
20 23 (8.39%) Cisco
21 22 (8.03%) NDS
22 21 (7.66%) VoIP

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 2 (0.73%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (1.09%) MS Office
2 2 (0.73%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.73%) AutoCAD
3 1 (0.36%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.73%) JDE OneWorld
2 1 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.36%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 223 (81.39%) 3G
2 113 (41.24%) LTE
3 100 (36.50%) Broadband
4 82 (29.93%) Internet
5 71 (25.91%) 2G
6 55 (20.07%) Radio Access Network
7 42 (15.33%) VoLTE
8 31 (11.31%) Wireless
9 24 (8.76%) MVNO
10 23 (8.39%) DNS
11 21 (7.66%) VoIP
12 19 (6.93%) MPLS
12 19 (6.93%) Firewall
13 16 (5.84%) OSPF
13 16 (5.84%) BGP
13 16 (5.84%) SNMP
13 16 (5.84%) GSM
14 13 (4.74%) UMTS
14 13 (4.74%) MGW
15 12 (4.38%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (1.82%) Big Data
2 1 (0.36%) MySQL
2 1 (0.36%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.36%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (0.36%) BusinessObjects XI
2 1 (0.36%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 3 (1.09%) TestDirector
2 1 (0.36%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 197 (71.90%) Telecoms
2 24 (8.76%) Marketing
3 23 (8.39%) Back Office
4 20 (7.30%) Finance
5 13 (4.74%) Multimedia
6 7 (2.55%) Advertising
7 4 (1.46%) Electronics
7 4 (1.46%) Billing
8 3 (1.09%) Retail
8 3 (1.09%) Legal
9 2 (0.73%) Games
10 1 (0.36%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 33 (12.04%) Network Manager
2 31 (11.31%) Service Manager
3 23 (8.39%) Architecture Manager
4 22 (8.03%) Architect
4 22 (8.03%) Solutions Architect
4 22 (8.03%) Network Operator
5 19 (6.93%) Senior Solutions Architect
5 19 (6.93%) Senior Architect
6 17 (6.20%) Consultant
7 16 (5.84%) Delivery Manager
8 15 (5.47%) Technical Design Authority
9 14 (5.11%) Technical Leader
10 13 (4.74%) Linux Engineer
10 13 (4.74%) Account Manager
11 12 (4.38%) Junior
12 10 (3.65%) Senior Manager
12 10 (3.65%) Team Leader
13 9 (3.28%) Transition Manager
13 9 (3.28%) Project Manager
13 9 (3.28%) Databuild Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.09%) MFC
1 3 (1.09%) SOAP
1 3 (1.09%) STL
2 2 (0.73%) XML
2 2 (0.73%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 1 (0.36%) WML
3 1 (0.36%) J2EE
3 1 (0.36%) WAP
3 1 (0.36%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 80 (29.20%) Smartphone
2 31 (11.31%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (5.11%) Digital Media
4 13 (4.74%) Visualisation
5 12 (4.38%) Social Media
6 6 (2.19%) Blog
7 5 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.46%) Streaming Video
9 3 (1.09%) Handset
9 3 (1.09%) Algorithms
10 2 (0.73%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.73%) iPhone
10 2 (0.73%) PMI
10 2 (0.73%) Blackberry
11 1 (0.36%) DTV
11 1 (0.36%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.36%) Computer Science
11 1 (0.36%) Smart Meter
11 1 (0.36%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 29 (10.58%) Linux
2 24 (8.76%) UNIX
3 13 (4.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (2.19%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.46%) Windows
5 4 (1.46%) Android
6 2 (0.73%) Windows XP
6 2 (0.73%) Windows 8
6 2 (0.73%) Windows Phone 8
6 2 (0.73%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (14.60%) Network Architecture
2 35 (12.77%) Project Management
3 34 (12.41%) Line Management
4 32 (11.68%) Service Management
5 23 (8.39%) Mentoring
6 17 (6.20%) Performance Management
6 17 (6.20%) ITIL
6 17 (6.20%) Problem Management
7 15 (5.47%) CRM
7 15 (5.47%) Product Management
7 15 (5.47%) Network Management
8 14 (5.11%) Service Delivery
9 12 (4.38%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (3.28%) Workflow
11 8 (2.92%) Change Management
12 7 (2.55%) SEO
12 7 (2.55%) Logistics
12 7 (2.55%) Continuous Improvement
13 6 (2.19%) Business Development
13 6 (2.19%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (3.28%) C++
2 5 (1.82%) Java
2 5 (1.82%) C#
2 5 (1.82%) SQL
3 1 (0.36%) Perl
Qualifications
1 31 (11.31%) Cisco Certification
2 28 (10.22%) Degree
3 19 (6.93%) HND
4 18 (6.57%) HNC
5 16 (5.84%) CCNP
6 14 (5.11%) CCNA
7 13 (4.74%) RHCA
8 6 (2.19%) ISEB
9 4 (1.46%) PMI Certification
9 4 (1.46%) Security Cleared
10 3 (1.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 2 (0.73%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 2 (0.73%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.73%) PMP
11 2 (0.73%) CISSP
12 1 (0.36%) CCDA
12 1 (0.36%) CCIP
12 1 (0.36%) CCIE
12 1 (0.36%) CISM
12 1 (0.36%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (6.57%) QA
2 14 (5.11%) SLA
3 1 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 22 (8.03%) NDS
2 13 (4.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.36%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 3 (1.09%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.73%) Netcool
2 2 (0.73%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (0.73%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.36%) NSN NetAct
3 1 (0.36%) FortiGate
3 1 (0.36%) OpenView
Vendors
1 41 (14.96%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 29 (10.58%) Nokia
3 26 (9.49%) Huawei
4 23 (8.39%) Cisco
5 19 (6.93%) Juniper
6 15 (5.47%) Progress
7 14 (5.11%) VMware
8 13 (4.74%) Red Hat
9 10 (3.65%) Ericsson
10 6 (2.19%) Nortel
10 6 (2.19%) Facebook
10 6 (2.19%) Twitter
11 5 (1.82%) Microsoft
11 5 (1.82%) HP
12 4 (1.46%) BT
13 3 (1.09%) Salesforce.com
13 3 (1.09%) EMC
14 2 (0.73%) Avaya
14 2 (0.73%) Oracle
14 2 (0.73%) Business Objects
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