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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 4G over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
4G
England / South East
Rank 355 384 418
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +34
Permanent jobs citing 4G 23 58 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.16% 0.30% 0.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.79% 1.42% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 21 38 18
Median salary £42,500 £50,000 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £72,500 £69,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +25.00%

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
2914 4083 4577
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 20.06% 21.29% 22.09%
Number of salaries quoted 2354 3474 3539
Median salary £43,625 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.05% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £61,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

4G
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region citing 4G as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 25 February 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 4G within the South East region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +34 9 £45,000 -14.28%
Berkshire +15 7 £42,500 -19.04% 1
West Sussex +13 4 £62,500 -10.71%
Surrey +40 3 £43,750 +13.63%
4G
England

4G
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT jobs citing 4G also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for 4G.

1 47 (85.45%) 3G
2 26 (47.27%) Telecoms
3 19 (34.55%) Wi-Fi
3 19 (34.55%) VoIP
4 18 (32.73%) Wireless
5 16 (29.09%) Degree
6 15 (27.27%) Firewall
7 14 (25.45%) LTE
8 13 (23.64%) Information Management
8 13 (23.64%) MPLS
9 12 (21.82%) Cisco
9 12 (21.82%) Cisco Certification
9 12 (21.82%) ITIL
9 12 (21.82%) Linux
9 12 (21.82%) Marketing
9 12 (21.82%) Management Information System
9 12 (21.82%) Data Centre
9 12 (21.82%) Value-Added Service
10 11 (20.00%) VoLTE
10 11 (20.00%) Network Design
10 11 (20.00%) LAN
11 10 (18.18%) WAN
11 10 (18.18%) Juniper
11 10 (18.18%) SAN
11 10 (18.18%) SLA
11 10 (18.18%) OSPF
11 10 (18.18%) BGP
11 10 (18.18%) 2G
11 10 (18.18%) IPsec
11 10 (18.18%) Cisco Nexus

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (7.27%) CMS
1 4 (7.27%) IIS
1 4 (7.27%) SharePoint
1 4 (7.27%) SharePoint 2013
1 4 (7.27%) WordPress
2 2 (3.64%) Apache
2 2 (3.64%) JBoss
Applications
1 5 (9.09%) MS Office
2 1 (1.82%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (14.55%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 47 (85.45%) 3G
2 19 (34.55%) VoIP
2 19 (34.55%) Wi-Fi
3 18 (32.73%) Wireless
4 15 (27.27%) Firewall
5 14 (25.45%) LTE
6 13 (23.64%) MPLS
7 12 (21.82%) Value-Added Service
8 11 (20.00%) LAN
8 11 (20.00%) VoLTE
9 10 (18.18%) 2G
9 10 (18.18%) BGP
9 10 (18.18%) Cisco Nexus
9 10 (18.18%) IPsec
9 10 (18.18%) Junos
9 10 (18.18%) OSPF
9 10 (18.18%) SAN
9 10 (18.18%) WAN
10 9 (16.36%) 5G
10 9 (16.36%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.55%) Big Data
2 2 (3.64%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (3.64%) JasperReports
2 2 (3.64%) MySQL
3 1 (1.82%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.82%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Eclipse
1 2 (3.64%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.82%) LabVIEW
General
1 26 (47.27%) Telecoms
2 12 (21.82%) Marketing
3 3 (5.45%) Electronics
4 2 (3.64%) Advertising
4 2 (3.64%) Aerospace
4 2 (3.64%) Retail
5 1 (1.82%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (21.82%) 4G Engineer
2 10 (18.18%) Network Engineer
3 9 (16.36%) 3G Engineer
4 8 (14.55%) Senior Network Engineer
5 6 (10.91%) NOC Engineer
6 5 (9.09%) Juniper Engineer
6 5 (9.09%) Test Engineer
7 4 (7.27%) Architect
7 4 (7.27%) Network Architect
7 4 (7.27%) Service Desk Engineer
7 4 (7.27%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (5.45%) Mobile Engineer
8 3 (5.45%) Sales Manager
8 3 (5.45%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (5.45%) Telecoms Manager
8 3 (5.45%) VoLTE Engineer
9 2 (3.64%) Cisco Field Engineer
9 2 (3.64%) Junior 4G Engineer
9 2 (3.64%) Junior Field Engineer
9 2 (3.64%) Telecoms Account Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.64%) XML
2 1 (1.82%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 12 (21.82%) Data Centre
1 12 (21.82%) Management Information System
2 9 (16.36%) Computer Science
2 9 (16.36%) Internet of Things
2 9 (16.36%) PKI
3 8 (14.55%) IPTV
4 4 (7.27%) iPhone
4 4 (7.27%) Replication
5 3 (5.45%) Contactless
6 2 (3.64%) Clustering
6 2 (3.64%) Handset
7 1 (1.82%) Machine to Machine
7 1 (1.82%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 12 (21.82%) Linux
2 8 (14.55%) Unix
3 7 (12.73%) Windows
4 4 (7.27%) Android
4 4 (7.27%) Apple iOS
4 4 (7.27%) Mac OS
4 4 (7.27%) Windows Phone
4 4 (7.27%) Windows Server
4 4 (7.27%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (7.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (23.64%) Information Management
2 12 (21.82%) ITIL
3 11 (20.00%) Network Design
4 9 (16.36%) Change Control
4 9 (16.36%) Load Balancing
4 9 (16.36%) Operations Management
4 9 (16.36%) WAN Optimisation
5 8 (14.55%) Analytics
5 8 (14.55%) Business Development
5 8 (14.55%) Customer Engagement
5 8 (14.55%) Presales
6 6 (10.91%) Incident Management
6 6 (10.91%) Network Management
7 5 (9.09%) CRM
8 4 (7.27%) Content Management
8 4 (7.27%) Functional Testing
8 4 (7.27%) Performance Management
8 4 (7.27%) Project Management
9 3 (5.45%) Network Monitoring
9 3 (5.45%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.27%) PowerShell
1 4 (7.27%) SQL
2 2 (3.64%) Java
2 2 (3.64%) VB
2 2 (3.64%) VB6
Qualifications
1 16 (29.09%) Degree
2 12 (21.82%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (5.45%) CCNA
4 2 (3.64%) CCENT
4 2 (3.64%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.82%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (18.18%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (7.27%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.64%) Hyper-V
2 2 (3.64%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (16.36%) Cisco Prime
1 9 (16.36%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 12 (21.82%) Cisco
2 10 (18.18%) Barracuda Networks
2 10 (18.18%) F5
2 10 (18.18%) Juniper
2 10 (18.18%) Palo Alto
3 9 (16.36%) SolarWinds
4 4 (7.27%) Adobe
5 3 (5.45%) BroadSoft
5 3 (5.45%) Ericsson
6 2 (3.64%) Acronis
6 2 (3.64%) EMC
6 2 (3.64%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (3.64%) VMware
7 1 (1.82%) HP
7 1 (1.82%) Mapinfo
7 1 (1.82%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.82%) Oracle