The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
4G
Rank 350 403 419
Rank change year-on-year
+53 +16
Permanent jobs citing 4G 101 35 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.42% 0.16% 0.090%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.03% 0.66% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 36 20 22
Average salary £37,500 £48,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.87% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £39,650 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £85,000 £54,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +5.55%
Communications & Networking Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
4971 5301 5575
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 20.68% 23.62% 22.75%
Number of salaries quoted 3868 4225 4687
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
4G
England

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +59 83 £36,000 -29.75% 8
Buckinghamshire +2 5 £52,500 +17.97%
Surrey -5 4 £46,250 - 1
Middlesex - 4 - -
Hampshire -1 2 £32,500 -18.75%
West Sussex - 2 £37,500 -
Oxfordshire -11 1 - -
4G
England

4G
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 134 (72.04%) Telecoms
2 98 (52.69%) 3G
3 87 (46.77%) LTE
4 40 (21.51%) Billing
5 38 (20.43%) Finance
6 32 (17.20%) QA
7 30 (16.13%) Project Management
8 29 (15.59%) Broadband
9 27 (14.52%) HP
9 27 (14.52%) ISEB
9 27 (14.52%) TestDirector
9 27 (14.52%) Degree
9 27 (14.52%) Software Testing
9 27 (14.52%) HP Quality Center
10 26 (13.98%) 2G
10 26 (13.98%) Linux
11 25 (13.44%) UNIX
12 24 (12.90%) Wireless
13 23 (12.37%) Retail
14 22 (11.83%) JDE OneWorld
15 21 (11.29%) VoLTE
16 19 (10.22%) Marketing
17 18 (9.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 16 (8.60%) Smartphone
18 16 (8.60%) Internet
19 15 (8.06%) Service Delivery
19 15 (8.06%) Windows
19 15 (8.06%) UMTS
19 15 (8.06%) Product Marketing
19 15 (8.06%) Radio Access Network

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 1 (0.54%) SharePoint Server
1 1 (0.54%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (4.30%) MS Office
2 7 (3.76%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.54%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 22 (11.83%) JDE OneWorld
2 1 (0.54%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.54%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.54%) SaaS
1 1 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 98 (52.69%) 3G
2 87 (46.77%) LTE
3 29 (15.59%) Broadband
4 26 (13.98%) 2G
5 24 (12.90%) Wireless
6 21 (11.29%) VoLTE
7 16 (8.60%) Internet
8 15 (8.06%) UMTS
8 15 (8.06%) Radio Access Network
9 14 (7.53%) TCP/IP
10 13 (6.99%) 3GPP
11 12 (6.45%) VoIP
11 12 (6.45%) GSM
11 12 (6.45%) WiMAX
12 11 (5.91%) DNS
13 10 (5.38%) INAP
13 10 (5.38%) SIGTRAN
14 7 (3.76%) MPLS
14 7 (3.76%) Firewall
14 7 (3.76%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.15%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (1.61%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.54%) EDMS
Development Applications
1 27 (14.52%) TestDirector
2 1 (0.54%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.54%) Subversion
2 1 (0.54%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.54%) Visual Studio
General
1 134 (72.04%) Telecoms
2 40 (21.51%) Billing
3 38 (20.43%) Finance
4 23 (12.37%) Retail
5 19 (10.22%) Marketing
6 6 (3.23%) Back Office
7 3 (1.61%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.54%) Law
8 1 (0.54%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.54%) Electronics
8 1 (0.54%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 35 (18.82%) Analyst
2 27 (14.52%) Test Analyst
3 23 (12.37%) Manual Test Analyst
4 17 (9.14%) Design Engineer
5 16 (8.60%) Service Manager
6 14 (7.53%) Network Manager
7 12 (6.45%) Product Manager
8 11 (5.91%) Delivery Manager
9 10 (5.38%) Consultant
9 10 (5.38%) Senior Design Engineer
10 8 (4.30%) Architect
10 8 (4.30%) IP Engineer
10 8 (4.30%) Designer
11 7 (3.76%) Voice Engineer
11 7 (3.76%) Performance Manager
11 7 (3.76%) Solutions Architect
12 6 (3.23%) Administrator
12 6 (3.23%) Solutions Designer
13 5 (2.69%) Security Engineer
13 5 (2.69%) Network Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.15%) WSH
2 1 (0.54%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (0.54%) WebRTC
2 1 (0.54%) HTML5
2 1 (0.54%) Ajax
2 1 (0.54%) jQuery
2 1 (0.54%) HTML
2 1 (0.54%) .NET
2 1 (0.54%) ASP.NET
2 1 (0.54%) CSS
2 1 (0.54%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (8.60%) Smartphone
2 6 (3.23%) Management Information System
2 6 (3.23%) Handset
3 5 (2.69%) Open Source
4 4 (2.15%) Firmware
4 4 (2.15%) Computer Science
4 4 (2.15%) Visualisation
4 4 (2.15%) Mobile App
5 3 (1.61%) iPad
5 3 (1.61%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.54%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.54%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 26 (13.98%) Linux
2 25 (13.44%) UNIX
3 18 (9.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 15 (8.06%) Windows
5 6 (3.23%) Windows 7
6 5 (2.69%) Android
6 5 (2.69%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (2.69%) Mac OS X
6 5 (2.69%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (1.61%) Windows Phone
7 3 (1.61%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.54%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (16.13%) Project Management
2 27 (14.52%) Software Testing
3 15 (8.06%) Service Delivery
3 15 (8.06%) Product Marketing
4 12 (6.45%) Matrix Management
4 12 (6.45%) Low Latency
5 11 (5.91%) Network Management
6 10 (5.38%) ITIL
6 10 (5.38%) Risk Management
6 10 (5.38%) Network Architecture
7 9 (4.84%) Capacity Management
8 8 (4.30%) Incident Management
8 8 (4.30%) Time Management
9 5 (2.69%) SIEM
9 5 (2.69%) Information Security
9 5 (2.69%) Computer Security
9 5 (2.69%) Reverse Engineering
10 4 (2.15%) CRM
10 4 (2.15%) E-Commerce
10 4 (2.15%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (4.84%) SQL
2 4 (2.15%) C
2 4 (2.15%) VBA
2 4 (2.15%) PHP
3 2 (1.08%) Java
4 1 (0.54%) MATLAB
4 1 (0.54%) Embedded C
4 1 (0.54%) Embedded C++
4 1 (0.54%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.54%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.54%) C#
4 1 (0.54%) C++
Qualifications
1 27 (14.52%) ISEB
1 27 (14.52%) Degree
2 8 (4.30%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (3.23%) CCNA
3 6 (3.23%) RHCE
4 4 (2.15%) CISSP
4 4 (2.15%) CISM
4 4 (2.15%) SC Cleared
4 4 (2.15%) Security Cleared
5 3 (1.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (1.08%) HNC
6 2 (1.08%) HND
6 2 (1.08%) CCNP
7 1 (0.54%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (17.20%) QA
2 12 (6.45%) SLA
Systems Management
1 27 (14.52%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.08%) Netcool
2 2 (1.08%) NSN NetAct
3 1 (0.54%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 27 (14.52%) HP
2 13 (6.99%) Red Hat
3 10 (5.38%) Huawei
4 9 (4.84%) Microsoft
5 7 (3.76%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 7 (3.76%) Cisco
6 5 (2.69%) ArcSight
6 5 (2.69%) Sourcefire
6 5 (2.69%) Tripwire
6 5 (2.69%) Apple
7 4 (2.15%) Agilent
8 3 (1.61%) BT
8 3 (1.61%) Ericsson
9 2 (1.08%) Business Objects
9 2 (1.08%) Remedy
9 2 (1.08%) Riverbed
10 1 (0.54%) Verint
10 1 (0.54%) RedPrairie
10 1 (0.54%) VMware
10 1 (0.54%) Mitel
Newbury
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Salary: £55000.0000 - £64000.0000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Chertsey
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum + car, fuel, bonus, pension
Posted: 8 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Posted: 8 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago