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

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
4G
Rank 363 414 405
Rank change year-on-year
+51 -9
Permanent jobs citing 4G 68 55 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.37% 0.26% 0.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.87% 1.21% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 48 24 13
Median salary £48,000 £50,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £40,000 £50,800
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,250
% change year-on-year
- +8.10%
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
3645 4561 5036
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 20.06% 21.42% 21.52%
Number of salaries quoted 2971 3559 3939
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 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 26 June 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 26 June 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 +19 44 £48,000 -26.15% 2
West Sussex - 9 £52,500 -
Surrey +37 8 £47,000 +4.44%
Hampshire - 5 £44,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire +32 2 - -
4G
England

4G
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 94 (77.69%) 3G
2 69 (57.02%) Telecoms
3 46 (38.02%) Network Design
4 42 (34.71%) MPLS
5 37 (30.58%) OSPF
5 37 (30.58%) Juniper
6 36 (29.75%) BGP
7 33 (27.27%) LTE
8 32 (26.45%) Cisco
9 31 (25.62%) SS7
10 30 (24.79%) Ethernet
10 30 (24.79%) Degree
11 28 (23.14%) TCP/IP
12 26 (21.49%) Firewall
12 26 (21.49%) Cisco Certification
13 25 (20.66%) Wi-Fi
13 25 (20.66%) Data Centre
14 24 (19.83%) Wireless
15 23 (19.01%) IPsec
15 23 (19.01%) WAN
15 23 (19.01%) 2G
16 22 (18.18%) Network Architecture
17 21 (17.36%) VPN
17 21 (17.36%) Broadband
17 21 (17.36%) Ericsson
18 20 (16.53%) ATM
18 20 (16.53%) VoLTE
19 19 (15.70%) HSRP
19 19 (15.70%) LAN
19 19 (15.70%) SDH

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 (0.83%) Confluence
1 1 (0.83%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (4.13%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.65%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 94 (77.69%) 3G
2 42 (34.71%) MPLS
3 37 (30.58%) OSPF
4 36 (29.75%) BGP
5 33 (27.27%) LTE
6 31 (25.62%) SS7
7 30 (24.79%) Ethernet
8 28 (23.14%) TCP/IP
9 26 (21.49%) Firewall
10 25 (20.66%) Wi-Fi
11 24 (19.83%) Wireless
12 23 (19.01%) 2G
12 23 (19.01%) IPsec
12 23 (19.01%) WAN
13 21 (17.36%) Broadband
13 21 (17.36%) VPN
14 20 (16.53%) ATM
14 20 (16.53%) VoLTE
15 19 (15.70%) HSRP
15 19 (15.70%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.13%) Big Data
2 2 (1.65%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.83%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (0.83%) JIRA
General
1 69 (57.02%) Telecoms
2 10 (8.26%) Finance
3 8 (6.61%) Electronics
3 8 (6.61%) Retail
4 4 (3.31%) Back Office
4 4 (3.31%) Marketing
5 3 (2.48%) Automotive
6 2 (1.65%) Advertising
6 2 (1.65%) Billing
7 1 (0.83%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.83%) Legal
7 1 (0.83%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 31 (25.62%) Network Engineer
2 25 (20.66%) Design Engineer
3 18 (14.88%) Architect
3 18 (14.88%) Ericsson Engineer
4 16 (13.22%) Implementation Engineer
5 14 (11.57%) Analyst
5 14 (11.57%) Test Analyst
6 12 (9.92%) Senior Network Engineer
7 11 (9.09%) OSS Engineer
8 9 (7.44%) Designer
8 9 (7.44%) Solutions Architect
8 9 (7.44%) Support Engineer
9 8 (6.61%) Account Manager
9 8 (6.61%) Customer Engineer
9 8 (6.61%) Solutions Designer
10 7 (5.79%) Diagnostic Engineer
10 7 (5.79%) IT Engineer
10 7 (5.79%) Network Analyst
10 7 (5.79%) Network Support
10 7 (5.79%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.96%) 802.1X
2 4 (3.31%) XML
3 3 (2.48%) HTML
4 1 (0.83%) Regular Expression
4 1 (0.83%) SOAP
4 1 (0.83%) SPML
4 1 (0.83%) WAP
4 1 (0.83%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 25 (20.66%) Data Centre
2 13 (10.74%) Management Information System
2 13 (10.74%) PKI
3 12 (9.92%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (9.09%) Computer Science
4 11 (9.09%) Smartphone
5 9 (7.44%) Mathematics
6 6 (4.96%) Smart Meter
7 3 (2.48%) Algorithms
7 3 (2.48%) Machine to Machine
7 3 (2.48%) Web 2.0
8 2 (1.65%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 2 (1.65%) Driving Licence
8 2 (1.65%) User Experience
9 1 (0.83%) Contactless
9 1 (0.83%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 1 (0.83%) Mobile Computing
9 1 (0.83%) Smartcard
9 1 (0.83%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 18 (14.88%) Linux
2 13 (10.74%) Windows
3 6 (4.96%) Unix
3 6 (4.96%) Windows Server
3 6 (4.96%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (4.13%) Windows 10
4 5 (4.13%) Windows 7
4 5 (4.13%) Windows 8
4 5 (4.13%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.65%) 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 46 (38.02%) Network Design
2 22 (18.18%) Network Architecture
3 17 (14.05%) ITIL
4 15 (12.40%) Operations Management
5 14 (11.57%) Change Control
5 14 (11.57%) WAN Optimisation
6 12 (9.92%) Defect Management
7 11 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
8 10 (8.26%) Load Balancing
8 10 (8.26%) Test Planning
9 9 (7.44%) CRM
9 9 (7.44%) Information Management
9 9 (7.44%) Performance Management
9 9 (7.44%) Project Management
10 7 (5.79%) Functional Testing
11 6 (4.96%) Validation
12 5 (4.13%) PRINCE2
12 5 (4.13%) Service Management
13 4 (3.31%) Configuration Management
13 4 (3.31%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.31%) C
2 3 (2.48%) Java
2 3 (2.48%) Perl
2 3 (2.48%) SQL
3 2 (1.65%) PHP
4 1 (0.83%) Python
Qualifications
1 30 (24.79%) Degree
2 26 (21.49%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (10.74%) ISEB
3 13 (10.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 10 (8.26%) ISTQB
5 7 (5.79%) Security Cleared
6 5 (4.13%) CCNA
6 5 (4.13%) CCNP
7 3 (2.48%) CCIE
7 3 (2.48%) CCIP
7 3 (2.48%) DV Cleared
7 3 (2.48%) HNC
7 3 (2.48%) HND
7 3 (2.48%) JNCIS
7 3 (2.48%) MCSE
7 3 (2.48%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (2.48%) SC Cleared
8 2 (1.65%) PMI Certification
8 2 (1.65%) PMP
9 1 (0.83%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (11.57%) SLA
2 1 (0.83%) GMP
2 1 (0.83%) QA
System Software
1 5 (4.13%) Squid
2 1 (0.83%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 10 (8.26%) Cisco Prime
1 10 (8.26%) SolarWinds Orion
2 2 (1.65%) Amdocs OSS
3 1 (0.83%) Nessus
Vendors
1 37 (30.58%) Juniper
2 32 (26.45%) Cisco
3 21 (17.36%) Ericsson
4 18 (14.88%) Redback
5 16 (13.22%) HP
6 12 (9.92%) F5
7 11 (9.09%) Barracuda Networks
7 11 (9.09%) Palo Alto
8 10 (8.26%) SolarWinds
9 7 (5.79%) Microsoft
10 5 (4.13%) Empirix
10 5 (4.13%) Huawei
10 5 (4.13%) Velocent
11 4 (3.31%) Nokia
11 4 (3.31%) Oracle
12 3 (2.48%) EMC
12 3 (2.48%) Forcepoint
12 3 (2.48%) Virgin Media
13 2 (1.65%) Alcatel-Lucent
13 2 (1.65%) Citrix
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