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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
4G
Rank 376 312 339
Rank change year-on-year
-64 +27
Permanent jobs citing 4G 67 137 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.32% 0.61% 0.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.57% 2.71% 2.05%
Number of salaries quoted 41 32 46
Average salary £70,000 £45,000 £53,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+55.55% -15.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £26,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £67,500 £38,120 £52,000
% change year-on-year
+77.07% -26.69%
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
4277 5059 4742
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 20.58% 22.50% 22.23%
Number of salaries quoted 3465 3742 3670
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 3 September 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 3 September 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 -41 49 £70,000 +100.00% 9
Surrey +20 7 £40,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire -24 5 - -
Hampshire +25 4 £45,000 -10.00%
Kent -8 2 £30,000 -36.84%
Sussex - 1 £40,000 -
4G
England

4G
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 September 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.

1 101 (79.53%) 3G
2 79 (62.20%) Telecoms
3 57 (44.88%) 2G
4 33 (25.98%) MPLS
5 30 (23.62%) Radio Access Network
6 29 (22.83%) Wireless
7 27 (21.26%) LTE
8 26 (20.47%) Degree
8 26 (20.47%) Cisco
9 25 (19.69%) Finance
10 24 (18.90%) Retail
11 21 (16.54%) Wi-Fi
12 20 (15.75%) Ethernet
12 20 (15.75%) Linux
13 18 (14.17%) SS7
14 17 (13.39%) Network Security
15 15 (11.81%) Network Management
15 15 (11.81%) BGP
15 15 (11.81%) Firewall
15 15 (11.81%) GSM
15 15 (11.81%) SMS
16 14 (11.02%) TCP/IP
16 14 (11.02%) Cisco Certification
16 14 (11.02%) IP Telephony
16 14 (11.02%) Network Design
17 13 (10.24%) OSPF
17 13 (10.24%) Ericsson
17 13 (10.24%) IPsec
17 13 (10.24%) Project Management
17 13 (10.24%) DNS

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

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 (0.79%) MTS
1 1 (0.79%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (3.15%) MS Office
2 3 (2.36%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.57%) AutoCAD
Communications & Networking
1 101 (79.53%) 3G
2 57 (44.88%) 2G
3 33 (25.98%) MPLS
4 30 (23.62%) Radio Access Network
5 29 (22.83%) Wireless
6 27 (21.26%) LTE
7 21 (16.54%) Wi-Fi
8 20 (15.75%) Ethernet
9 18 (14.17%) SS7
10 17 (13.39%) Network Security
11 15 (11.81%) Firewall
11 15 (11.81%) BGP
11 15 (11.81%) GSM
11 15 (11.81%) SMS
12 14 (11.02%) TCP/IP
12 14 (11.02%) IP Telephony
13 13 (10.24%) IPsec
13 13 (10.24%) OSPF
13 13 (10.24%) DNS
14 12 (9.45%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.15%) Data Mining
2 3 (2.36%) MySQL
3 2 (1.57%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.79%) Oracle Reports
General
1 79 (62.20%) Telecoms
2 25 (19.69%) Finance
3 24 (18.90%) Retail
4 6 (4.72%) Back Office
5 5 (3.94%) Billing
6 4 (3.15%) Spanish Language
6 4 (3.15%) Legal
7 3 (2.36%) Games
7 3 (2.36%) Electronics
8 2 (1.57%) Law
8 2 (1.57%) Banking
9 1 (0.79%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 19 (14.96%) Architect
1 19 (14.96%) Solutions Architect
2 14 (11.02%) Network Engineer
3 8 (6.30%) Support Engineer
3 8 (6.30%) IP Engineer
4 7 (5.51%) Project Manager
5 6 (4.72%) Systems Engineer
5 6 (4.72%) Consultant
5 6 (4.72%) Transmission Engineer
5 6 (4.72%) Transmission Planning Engineer
5 6 (4.72%) Technical Leader
6 5 (3.94%) Network Design Engineer
6 5 (3.94%) Senior Manager
6 5 (3.94%) Design Engineer
7 4 (3.15%) Senior Project Manager
8 3 (2.36%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 3 (2.36%) Test Engineer
8 3 (2.36%) Technical Engineer
8 3 (2.36%) Network Consultant
8 3 (2.36%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.72%) .NET
2 3 (2.36%) CGI
2 3 (2.36%) Ajax
2 3 (2.36%) jQuery
2 3 (2.36%) HTML
3 1 (0.79%) REST
3 1 (0.79%) 802.1X
3 1 (0.79%) J2EE
3 1 (0.79%) COM
3 1 (0.79%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.30%) Computer Science
2 7 (5.51%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.94%) Performance Metrics
3 5 (3.94%) Machine to Machine
4 4 (3.15%) Mathematics
4 4 (3.15%) Handset
5 3 (2.36%) PKI
5 3 (2.36%) SCADA
5 3 (2.36%) GIS
5 3 (2.36%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.36%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.57%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 2 (1.57%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.57%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 20 (15.75%) Linux
2 11 (8.66%) Windows
3 7 (5.51%) UNIX
4 5 (3.94%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (3.94%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (2.36%) Android
6 2 (1.57%) Windows XP
6 2 (1.57%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.79%) Solaris
7 1 (0.79%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.79%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (11.81%) Network Management
2 14 (11.02%) Network Design
3 13 (10.24%) Project Management
4 12 (9.45%) ITIL
5 10 (7.87%) OpenUP
6 9 (7.09%) Continuous Improvement
7 8 (6.30%) DNA
7 8 (6.30%) Change Management
8 7 (5.51%) Capacity Planning
8 7 (5.51%) Kalman Filter
9 6 (4.72%) Root Cause Analysis
9 6 (4.72%) Capacity Management
9 6 (4.72%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (3.94%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (3.94%) Software Engineering
10 5 (3.94%) CRM
10 5 (3.94%) WAN Optimisation
10 5 (3.94%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 4 (3.15%) Fault Management
11 4 (3.15%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (4.72%) SQL
2 5 (3.94%) C
2 5 (3.94%) C#
2 5 (3.94%) C++
3 3 (2.36%) Python
3 3 (2.36%) Shell Script
3 3 (2.36%) JavaScript
3 3 (2.36%) Perl
3 3 (2.36%) PHP
4 2 (1.57%) MATLAB
4 2 (1.57%) PowerShell
4 2 (1.57%) F#
5 1 (0.79%) Java
Qualifications
1 26 (20.47%) Degree
2 14 (11.02%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (9.45%) SC Cleared
3 12 (9.45%) Security Cleared
4 11 (8.66%) CCNP
5 6 (4.72%) CISSP
6 5 (3.94%) CCIP
7 4 (3.15%) CCNA
7 4 (3.15%) MCP
7 4 (3.15%) CISM
8 3 (2.36%) JNCIS
9 2 (1.57%) JNCIE
9 2 (1.57%) CCSA
9 2 (1.57%) CCSE
9 2 (1.57%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (1.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (1.57%) PMP
9 2 (1.57%) PMI Certification
9 2 (1.57%) CCIE
9 2 (1.57%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.51%) SLA
2 2 (1.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.57%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.79%) PMBOK
System Software
1 5 (3.94%) FreeRADIUS
2 2 (1.57%) Firmware
2 2 (1.57%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 5 (3.94%) Netcool
1 5 (3.94%) Nagios
2 3 (2.36%) CiscoWorks
2 3 (2.36%) SolarWinds Orion
3 2 (1.57%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (1.57%) Backup Exec
3 2 (1.57%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.79%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.79%) OpenView
Vendors
1 26 (20.47%) Cisco
2 13 (10.24%) Ericsson
3 10 (7.87%) Juniper
3 10 (7.87%) ION Trading
3 10 (7.87%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 8 (6.30%) Remedy
5 5 (3.94%) Oracle
5 5 (3.94%) F5
6 4 (3.15%) Amdocs
6 4 (3.15%) Nortel
7 3 (2.36%) Microsoft
7 3 (2.36%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 3 (2.36%) Websense
7 3 (2.36%) Cramer
7 3 (2.36%) ComArch
7 3 (2.36%) Barracuda Networks
7 3 (2.36%) SolarWinds
8 2 (1.57%) Riverbed
8 2 (1.57%) Blue Coat
8 2 (1.57%) Mitel
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