The first table below looks at the demand for 2G skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 2G over the 3 months to 25 July 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 West region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
2G
Rank 215 213 213
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Permanent jobs citing 2G 11 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.18% 0.019% 0.054%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.06% 0.12% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 3
Average salary £24,000 £60,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-60.00% +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £31,000 £45,500 £44,250
% change year-on-year
-31.86% +2.82%
Communications & Networking Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1034 841 1059
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 16.93% 16.06% 19.13%
Number of salaries quoted 869 704 896
Average salary £35,000 £38,472 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.02% +9.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
2G
England

2G
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing 2G across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

2G Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

2G
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing 2G across the South West region.

2G Salary Trend in the South West

2G
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 2G within the South West region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
(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
Bristol +9 11 £24,000 -60.00% 2
2G
England

2G
Top 20 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the South West region citing 2G 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 2G.

1 14 (100.00%) 3G
1 14 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 14 (100.00%) 4G
2 13 (92.86%) LTE
3 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (14.29%) Radio Access Network
3 2 (14.29%) MVNO
3 2 (14.29%) GSM
3 2 (14.29%) UMTS
3 2 (14.29%) Advertising
4 1 (7.14%) Validation
4 1 (7.14%) Handset
4 1 (7.14%) ISEB
4 1 (7.14%) Service Management
4 1 (7.14%) Test Strategy
4 1 (7.14%) Network Architecture
4 1 (7.14%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (7.14%) PDA
4 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
4 1 (7.14%) Performance Management

2G
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the South West region citing 2G 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 2G. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 14 (100.00%) 3G
1 14 (100.00%) 4G
2 13 (92.86%) LTE
3 2 (14.29%) GSM
3 2 (14.29%) UMTS
3 2 (14.29%) Radio Access Network
3 2 (14.29%) MVNO
General
1 14 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (14.29%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Coordinator
1 8 (57.14%) Project Coordinator
2 3 (21.43%) Project Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Test Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Network Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Programme Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Programme Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Test Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Programme Test Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Handset
1 1 (7.14%) PDA
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (7.14%) Test Strategy
2 1 (7.14%) Service Management
2 1 (7.14%) Validation
2 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
2 1 (7.14%) Performance Management
2 1 (7.14%) Network Architecture
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) ISEB
1 1 (7.14%) ISEB Practitioner
Bristol
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Bristol
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago