The table below looks at the statistics for 3G skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 3G over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
3G
England / South West
Rank 231 245 243
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -2
Permanent jobs citing 3G 4 12 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.078% 0.21% 0.067%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.50% 1.09% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 4
Median salary - £38,500 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +60.41%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £46,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-13.04% +15.00%

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 West region.

Communications & Networking Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
794 1105 991
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 15.48% 19.20% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 626 925 850
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

3G
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing 3G as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

3G Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

3G
Salary Trend in the South West

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

3G Salary Trend in the South West

3G
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 3G within the South West region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 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
Dorset +35 3 - -
Bristol -2 1 - - 1
3G
England

3G
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, IT jobs citing 3G 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 West region with a requirement for 3G.

1 6 (85.71%) TCP/IP
2 5 (71.43%) 4G
3 4 (57.14%) Network Management
3 4 (57.14%) Network Design
4 3 (42.86%) Military
4 3 (42.86%) Network Security
4 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
4 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
4 3 (42.86%) Business Development
4 3 (42.86%) LTE
4 3 (42.86%) C
4 3 (42.86%) Linux
4 3 (42.86%) VoIP
4 3 (42.86%) EMC
4 3 (42.86%) Rational DOORS
4 3 (42.86%) Def Stans
4 3 (42.86%) Customer Requirements
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
5 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
5 2 (28.57%) WLAN
5 2 (28.57%) WAN
5 2 (28.57%) ADSL
5 2 (28.57%) LAN
5 2 (28.57%) Windows
5 2 (28.57%) VPN
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
5 2 (28.57%) Wireless
5 2 (28.57%) SSH
6 1 (14.29%) CCTV

3G
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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:

Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) TCP/IP
2 5 (71.43%) 4G
3 3 (42.86%) LTE
3 3 (42.86%) Network Security
3 3 (42.86%) VoIP
4 2 (28.57%) ADSL
4 2 (28.57%) LAN
4 2 (28.57%) SSH
4 2 (28.57%) VPN
4 2 (28.57%) WAN
4 2 (28.57%) Wireless
4 2 (28.57%) WLAN
5 1 (14.29%) 5G
5 1 (14.29%) MIMO
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Rational DOORS
General
1 3 (42.86%) Military
2 1 (14.29%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) RF Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) IT Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) IT Support
2 2 (28.57%) IT Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Field Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Field Service Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Mobile Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Wireless Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Wireless Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 1 (14.29%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Network Design
1 4 (57.14%) Network Management
2 3 (42.86%) Business Development
2 3 (42.86%) Customer Requirements
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
1 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) Def Stans
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) EMC
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft