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 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
4G
Rank 377 400 383
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -17
Permanent jobs citing 4G 56 60 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.30% 0.29% 0.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.42% 1.34% 1.73%
Number of salaries quoted 45 19 18
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £55,000 £65,750
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
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
3953 4478 4926
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 21.50% 21.79% 21.31%
Number of salaries quoted 3240 3395 3867
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 24 May 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 4G within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Berkshire +1 32 £50,000 - 3
Surrey +10 10 £47,000 -5.05% 1
West Sussex -2 10 £45,000 +5.88%
Hampshire - 2 £72,500 - 1
Buckinghamshire +13 1 £30,000 -33.33%
East Sussex - 1 £47,500 -
4G
England

4G
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, 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 80 (70.80%) 3G
2 70 (61.95%) Telecoms
3 47 (41.59%) Network Design
4 42 (37.17%) MPLS
5 39 (34.51%) Juniper
6 38 (33.63%) Cisco
7 37 (32.74%) OSPF
8 36 (31.86%) BGP
9 32 (28.32%) Cisco Certification
10 30 (26.55%) Ethernet
11 29 (25.66%) TCP/IP
12 27 (23.89%) WAN
12 27 (23.89%) Data Centre
13 25 (22.12%) Firewall
13 25 (22.12%) Degree
14 24 (21.24%) Ericsson
14 24 (21.24%) SS7
15 23 (20.35%) Wireless
15 23 (20.35%) ATM
15 23 (20.35%) LAN
16 21 (18.58%) VPN
16 21 (18.58%) Management Information System
16 21 (18.58%) Wi-Fi
16 21 (18.58%) Frame Relay
16 21 (18.58%) IPsec
16 21 (18.58%) Network Architecture
16 21 (18.58%) VoLTE
17 20 (17.70%) HSRP
17 20 (17.70%) GGSN
17 20 (17.70%) SGSN

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 1 (0.88%) Confluence
1 1 (0.88%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (7.08%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (4.42%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 80 (70.80%) 3G
2 42 (37.17%) MPLS
3 37 (32.74%) OSPF
4 36 (31.86%) BGP
5 30 (26.55%) Ethernet
6 29 (25.66%) TCP/IP
7 27 (23.89%) WAN
8 25 (22.12%) Firewall
9 24 (21.24%) SS7
10 23 (20.35%) ATM
10 23 (20.35%) LAN
10 23 (20.35%) Wireless
11 21 (18.58%) Frame Relay
11 21 (18.58%) IPsec
11 21 (18.58%) VoLTE
11 21 (18.58%) VPN
11 21 (18.58%) Wi-Fi
12 20 (17.70%) HSRP
12 20 (17.70%) SDH
12 20 (17.70%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.31%) Big Data
2 2 (1.77%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.88%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (0.88%) JIRA
General
1 70 (61.95%) Telecoms
2 15 (13.27%) Finance
3 13 (11.50%) Retail
4 9 (7.96%) Electronics
5 4 (3.54%) Back Office
5 4 (3.54%) Marketing
6 3 (2.65%) Advertising
6 3 (2.65%) Automotive
6 3 (2.65%) Billing
7 1 (0.88%) Legal
7 1 (0.88%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 21 (18.58%) Architect
1 21 (18.58%) Design Engineer
2 20 (17.70%) Network Engineer
3 19 (16.81%) Ericsson Engineer
4 17 (15.04%) Implementation Engineer
5 14 (12.39%) Designer
5 14 (12.39%) Solutions Architect
6 13 (11.50%) Solutions Designer
7 12 (10.62%) Senior Network Engineer
8 11 (9.73%) Account Manager
9 10 (8.85%) Support Engineer
9 10 (8.85%) Telecoms Manager
10 8 (7.08%) Analyst
10 8 (7.08%) Procurement Manager
10 8 (7.08%) Test Analyst
11 7 (6.19%) Engineering Manager
11 7 (6.19%) IT Engineer
12 6 (5.31%) Network Support Engineer
12 6 (5.31%) Senior IT Engineer
12 6 (5.31%) Telecoms Account Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.54%) XML
2 3 (2.65%) 802.1X
2 3 (2.65%) HTML
3 1 (0.88%) SOAP
3 1 (0.88%) SPML
3 1 (0.88%) WAP
3 1 (0.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 27 (23.89%) Data Centre
2 21 (18.58%) Management Information System
3 15 (13.27%) Computer Science
4 11 (9.73%) PKI
5 10 (8.85%) Mathematics
6 5 (4.42%) Smart Meter
7 3 (2.65%) Algorithms
7 3 (2.65%) Machine to Machine
7 3 (2.65%) User Experience
7 3 (2.65%) Web 2.0
8 2 (1.77%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.88%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.88%) Contactless
9 1 (0.88%) Mobile Computing
9 1 (0.88%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 18 (15.93%) Linux
2 14 (12.39%) Windows
3 6 (5.31%) Unix
3 6 (5.31%) Windows Server
3 6 (5.31%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (4.42%) Windows 10
4 5 (4.42%) Windows 7
4 5 (4.42%) Windows 8
4 5 (4.42%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.77%) Android
6 1 (0.88%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.88%) Windows 2000
6 1 (0.88%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (0.88%) Windows NT
6 1 (0.88%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (41.59%) Network Design
2 21 (18.58%) Network Architecture
3 15 (13.27%) ITIL
4 14 (12.39%) Operations Management
5 13 (11.50%) Change Control
5 13 (11.50%) WAN Optimisation
6 12 (10.62%) CRM
6 12 (10.62%) Stakeholder Management
7 11 (9.73%) Performance Management
8 8 (7.08%) Information Management
8 8 (7.08%) Load Balancing
9 7 (6.19%) Defect Management
10 6 (5.31%) Capacity Planning
10 6 (5.31%) Project Management
10 6 (5.31%) Project Planning
11 5 (4.42%) PRINCE2
11 5 (4.42%) Service Management
11 5 (4.42%) Test Planning
12 4 (3.54%) Analytics
12 4 (3.54%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.54%) C
1 4 (3.54%) SQL
2 3 (2.65%) Java
2 3 (2.65%) Perl
2 3 (2.65%) PHP
3 1 (0.88%) Python
Qualifications
1 32 (28.32%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (22.12%) Degree
3 10 (8.85%) CCNA
4 8 (7.08%) ISEB
4 8 (7.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 6 (5.31%) CCNP
5 6 (5.31%) HNC
5 6 (5.31%) HND
5 6 (5.31%) MCSE
5 6 (5.31%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (4.42%) ISTQB
6 5 (4.42%) Security Cleared
7 4 (3.54%) CCIE
8 3 (2.65%) CCIP
8 3 (2.65%) JNCIS
9 2 (1.77%) DV Cleared
9 2 (1.77%) PMI Certification
9 2 (1.77%) PMP
10 1 (0.88%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (13.27%) SLA
2 1 (0.88%) GMP
2 1 (0.88%) QA
System Software
1 5 (4.42%) Squid
2 1 (0.88%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 9 (7.96%) Cisco Prime
1 9 (7.96%) SolarWinds Orion
2 2 (1.77%) Amdocs OSS
Vendors
1 39 (34.51%) Juniper
2 38 (33.63%) Cisco
3 24 (21.24%) Ericsson
4 19 (16.81%) Redback
5 10 (8.85%) Barracuda Networks
5 10 (8.85%) F5
5 10 (8.85%) HP
5 10 (8.85%) Oracle
5 10 (8.85%) Palo Alto
6 9 (7.96%) Huawei
6 9 (7.96%) SolarWinds
7 8 (7.08%) Microsoft
8 6 (5.31%) Nokia
9 4 (3.54%) Forcepoint
9 4 (3.54%) Virgin Media
10 3 (2.65%) Alcatel-Lucent
10 3 (2.65%) BT
11 2 (1.77%) Amdocs
11 2 (1.77%) Nortel
12 1 (0.88%) Redknee
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