The first table below looks at the demand for NGN 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 NGN over the 3 months to 14 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
14 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Next Generation Network (NGN)
Rank 223 211 -
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -
Permanent jobs citing NGN 3 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.050% 0.019% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.30% 0.12% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Average salary £45,000 £27,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+63.63% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
Communications & Networking Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1001 851 974
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 16.58% 16.19% 17.49%
Number of salaries quoted 818 727 823
Average salary £36,500 £38,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.57% +9.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,050 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
NGN
England

NGN
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

NGN Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

NGN
Salary Trend in the South West

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

NGN Salary Trend in the South West

NGN
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing NGN across the South West region over the 3 months to 14 July 2014.

NGN Salary Histogram in the South West

NGN
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 NGN within the South West region over the 3 months to 14 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
Devon - 2 £33,750 -
Dorset - 1 £45,000 -
NGN
England

NGN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 14 July 2014, IT jobs across the South West region citing NGN 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 NGN.

1 7 (58.33%) Java
1 7 (58.33%) Hibernate
2 6 (50.00%) JMX
2 6 (50.00%) Jython
2 6 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 6 (50.00%) Swing
2 6 (50.00%) JMS
2 6 (50.00%) OO
2 6 (50.00%) Spring
2 6 (50.00%) Network Management
3 5 (41.67%) OSGi
3 5 (41.67%) Performance Analysis
3 5 (41.67%) Security Testing
3 5 (41.67%) Wireless Security
3 5 (41.67%) CORBA
3 5 (41.67%) SNMP
3 5 (41.67%) Java RMI
3 5 (41.67%) Eclipse
3 5 (41.67%) Broadband
3 5 (41.67%) LDAP
3 5 (41.67%) Internet
3 5 (41.67%) 3G
3 5 (41.67%) Wireless
4 4 (33.33%) MBA
4 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 4 (33.33%) Siebel
4 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 4 (33.33%) Postgraduate
4 4 (33.33%) Product Management
4 4 (33.33%) Degree

NGN
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 14 July 2014, IT jobs across the South West region citing NGN 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 NGN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 4 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) SNMP
1 5 (41.67%) Internet
1 5 (41.67%) 3G
1 5 (41.67%) Wireless
1 5 (41.67%) Wireless Security
1 5 (41.67%) LDAP
1 5 (41.67%) Broadband
2 1 (8.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Eclipse
General
1 6 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (33.33%) Marketing
3 1 (8.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Developer
1 7 (58.33%) Java Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Product Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Java Swing Developer
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Support
4 1 (8.33%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) Hibernate
2 6 (50.00%) Spring
2 6 (50.00%) JMX
2 6 (50.00%) Swing
2 6 (50.00%) JMS
3 5 (41.67%) Java RMI
3 5 (41.67%) CORBA
3 5 (41.67%) OSGi
4 1 (8.33%) Java EE
4 1 (8.33%) J2EE
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) OO
1 6 (50.00%) Network Management
2 5 (41.67%) Security Testing
2 5 (41.67%) Performance Analysis
3 4 (33.33%) Product Management
4 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) Java
2 6 (50.00%) Jython
3 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Postgraduate
1 4 (33.33%) MBA
1 4 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) ISO 9001
1 1 (8.33%) ISO 14001
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Siebel
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft