The table below looks at the statistics for 2G skills in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 2G over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
2G
Rank 207 197 211
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +14
Permanent jobs citing 2G 2 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.044% 0.045% 0.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.22% 0.26% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Average salary £46,500 - £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
2G
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Surrey region.

Communications & Networking Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
929 762 1037
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 20.65% 17.14% 21.19%
Number of salaries quoted 799 602 845
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £26,425
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

2G
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

2G Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

2G
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

2G Salary Trend in Surrey

2G
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 4 (100.00%) 3G
1 4 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
1 4 (100.00%) 4G
2 3 (75.00%) PRINCE
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (75.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (75.00%) PMI
2 3 (75.00%) PMI Certification
2 3 (75.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (50.00%) Customer Insight
3 2 (50.00%) Project Management
3 2 (50.00%) Business Development
4 1 (25.00%) REST
4 1 (25.00%) Android
4 1 (25.00%) LTE
4 1 (25.00%) SCTP
4 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (25.00%) Electronics
4 1 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (25.00%) Ericsson
4 1 (25.00%) C#
4 1 (25.00%) C++
4 1 (25.00%) Java
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) J2EE
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle
4 1 (25.00%) SOAP
4 1 (25.00%) Linux

2G
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 4 (100.00%) 3G
1 4 (100.00%) 4G
2 1 (25.00%) LTE
2 1 (25.00%) SCTP
2 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 4 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Manager
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) J2EE
1 1 (25.00%) SOAP
1 1 (25.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) PRINCE
1 3 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (75.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 2 (50.00%) Customer Insight
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Business Development
3 1 (25.00%) UML
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) C++
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
2 3 (75.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (75.00%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) Ericsson
1 1 (25.00%) VMware