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

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
4G
Rank 366 405 385
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -20
Permanent jobs citing 4G 64 58 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.35% 0.28% 0.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.75% 1.30% 1.81%
Number of salaries quoted 45 37 22
Median salary £48,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £40,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £51,500 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.00% +25.00%
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
3666 4454 4970
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 19.90% 21.35% 22.01%
Number of salaries quoted 2987 3538 3780
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 July 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 25 July 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 +7 42 £40,000 -42.85% 3
Surrey +36 9 £52,500 +16.66% 3
Hampshire +3 6 £40,000 -11.11%
West Sussex - 5 £52,500 -
Buckinghamshire +24 2 - -
4G
England

4G
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 91 (75.21%) 3G
2 63 (52.07%) Telecoms
3 44 (36.36%) Network Design
4 39 (32.23%) MPLS
5 35 (28.93%) OSPF
5 35 (28.93%) LTE
6 34 (28.10%) BGP
6 34 (28.10%) Cisco
7 31 (25.62%) Firewall
7 31 (25.62%) Juniper
8 30 (24.79%) Wi-Fi
8 30 (24.79%) Wireless
9 29 (23.97%) SS7
10 28 (23.14%) Degree
11 26 (21.49%) IPsec
11 26 (21.49%) Ethernet
11 26 (21.49%) Data Centre
12 25 (20.66%) WAN
12 25 (20.66%) Cisco Certification
13 24 (19.83%) 2G
14 21 (17.36%) TCP/IP
14 21 (17.36%) Broadband
14 21 (17.36%) LAN
15 19 (15.70%) ITIL
15 19 (15.70%) Linux
16 18 (14.88%) HP
16 18 (14.88%) Operations Management
16 18 (14.88%) Network Architecture
17 17 (14.05%) Ericsson
17 17 (14.05%) Windows

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:

Applications
1 5 (4.13%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.65%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 91 (75.21%) 3G
2 39 (32.23%) MPLS
3 35 (28.93%) LTE
3 35 (28.93%) OSPF
4 34 (28.10%) BGP
5 31 (25.62%) Firewall
6 30 (24.79%) Wi-Fi
6 30 (24.79%) Wireless
7 29 (23.97%) SS7
8 26 (21.49%) Ethernet
8 26 (21.49%) IPsec
9 25 (20.66%) WAN
10 24 (19.83%) 2G
11 21 (17.36%) Broadband
11 21 (17.36%) LAN
11 21 (17.36%) TCP/IP
12 16 (13.22%) Internet
12 16 (13.22%) SIGTRAN
12 16 (13.22%) VPN
13 15 (12.40%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.13%) Big Data
2 1 (0.83%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 63 (52.07%) Telecoms
2 8 (6.61%) Electronics
2 8 (6.61%) Finance
3 6 (4.96%) Retail
4 3 (2.48%) Advertising
4 3 (2.48%) Automotive
4 3 (2.48%) Back Office
4 3 (2.48%) Legal
4 3 (2.48%) Marketing
5 2 (1.65%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.83%) Billing
6 1 (0.83%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 32 (26.45%) Network Engineer
2 23 (19.01%) Design Engineer
3 18 (14.88%) Analyst
4 16 (13.22%) Architect
4 16 (13.22%) Test Analyst
5 14 (11.57%) Senior Network Engineer
6 13 (10.74%) Ericsson Engineer
7 11 (9.09%) Implementation Engineer
7 11 (9.09%) OSS Engineer
8 8 (6.61%) Account Manager
8 8 (6.61%) IT Engineer
8 8 (6.61%) Network Analyst
8 8 (6.61%) Support Engineer
9 7 (5.79%) Customer Engineer
9 7 (5.79%) Diagnostic Engineer
9 7 (5.79%) Network Support
9 7 (5.79%) Network Support Engineer
9 7 (5.79%) Network Systems Engineer
9 7 (5.79%) Senior IT Engineer
9 7 (5.79%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.61%) 802.1X
2 4 (3.31%) XML
3 3 (2.48%) HTML
3 3 (2.48%) Regular Expression
4 1 (0.83%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 26 (21.49%) Data Centre
2 15 (12.40%) PKI
3 14 (11.57%) Management Information System
4 12 (9.92%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (9.09%) Smartphone
6 9 (7.44%) Computer Science
7 8 (6.61%) Mathematics
7 8 (6.61%) Smart Meter
8 4 (3.31%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 3 (2.48%) Algorithms
9 3 (2.48%) Machine to Machine
9 3 (2.48%) Virtual Team
9 3 (2.48%) Web 2.0
10 2 (1.65%) Contactless
10 2 (1.65%) Driving Licence
10 2 (1.65%) Smartcard
11 1 (0.83%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 1 (0.83%) Mobile Computing
11 1 (0.83%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 19 (15.70%) Linux
2 17 (14.05%) Windows
3 8 (6.61%) Windows 7
4 6 (4.96%) Windows Server
4 6 (4.96%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (4.13%) Unix
5 5 (4.13%) Windows 10
5 5 (4.13%) Windows 8
5 5 (4.13%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.83%) Android
6 1 (0.83%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.83%) Windows 2000
6 1 (0.83%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (0.83%) Windows NT
6 1 (0.83%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (36.36%) Network Design
2 19 (15.70%) ITIL
3 18 (14.88%) Network Architecture
3 18 (14.88%) Operations Management
4 16 (13.22%) WAN Optimisation
5 15 (12.40%) Change Control
6 13 (10.74%) Defect Management
7 12 (9.92%) Load Balancing
8 11 (9.09%) Information Management
8 11 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
9 10 (8.26%) Test Planning
10 9 (7.44%) CRM
10 9 (7.44%) Functional Testing
10 9 (7.44%) Project Management
11 8 (6.61%) Performance Management
12 7 (5.79%) Validation
13 5 (4.13%) Incident Management
13 5 (4.13%) PRINCE2
13 5 (4.13%) Service Management
13 5 (4.13%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.31%) C
2 2 (1.65%) Java
2 2 (1.65%) Perl
3 1 (0.83%) PHP
3 1 (0.83%) SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (23.14%) Degree
2 25 (20.66%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (11.57%) ISEB
3 14 (11.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 10 (8.26%) ISTQB
5 8 (6.61%) Security Cleared
6 4 (3.31%) CCNA
7 3 (2.48%) CCIE
7 3 (2.48%) CCNP
7 3 (2.48%) DV Cleared
7 3 (2.48%) SC Cleared
8 2 (1.65%) HNC
8 2 (1.65%) HND
8 2 (1.65%) MCSE
8 2 (1.65%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (1.65%) PMP
9 1 (0.83%) CISM
9 1 (0.83%) CISSP
9 1 (0.83%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.83%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (13.22%) SLA
2 1 (0.83%) GMP
2 1 (0.83%) QA
System Software
1 5 (4.13%) Squid
2 3 (2.48%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.65%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 11 (9.09%) Cisco Prime
1 11 (9.09%) SolarWinds Orion
2 3 (2.48%) Amdocs OSS
3 1 (0.83%) Nessus
Vendors
1 34 (28.10%) Cisco
2 31 (25.62%) Juniper
3 18 (14.88%) HP
4 17 (14.05%) Ericsson
5 15 (12.40%) F5
6 13 (10.74%) Redback
7 12 (9.92%) Barracuda Networks
7 12 (9.92%) Palo Alto
7 12 (9.92%) SolarWinds
8 6 (4.96%) Microsoft
9 5 (4.13%) EMC
9 5 (4.13%) Empirix
9 5 (4.13%) Oracle
9 5 (4.13%) Velocent
10 4 (3.31%) Citrix
10 4 (3.31%) Virgin Media
11 3 (2.48%) Alcatel-Lucent
11 3 (2.48%) CheckPoint
11 3 (2.48%) Nokia
11 3 (2.48%) Sophos
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