The table below looks at the statistics for 3G skills in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 3G over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
3G
Rank 206 210 195
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -15
Permanent jobs citing 3G 8 8 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.18% 0.16% 0.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.76% 0.77% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 11
Average salary £45,000 £28,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+60.71% -44.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,750 £26,800 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £35,900 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £34,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+24.08% -23.88%
3G
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
1055 1033 1077
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 23.81% 21.18% 22.34%
Number of salaries quoted 921 885 842
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £24,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £58,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

3G
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

3G Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

3G
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

3G Salary Trend in Surrey

3G
Salary Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing 3G across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

3G Salary Histogram in Surrey

3G
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey region citing 3G 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 3G.

1 11 (64.71%) 4G
2 9 (52.94%) WAN
3 8 (47.06%) LAN
3 8 (47.06%) Firewall
4 7 (41.18%) Wi-Fi
4 7 (41.18%) Cisco
4 7 (41.18%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (35.29%) Juniper
5 6 (35.29%) MPLS
5 6 (35.29%) OSPF
5 6 (35.29%) BGP
5 6 (35.29%) VoIP
5 6 (35.29%) Ethernet
5 6 (35.29%) MS Office
5 6 (35.29%) ITIL
5 6 (35.29%) IPsec
5 6 (35.29%) Telecoms
5 6 (35.29%) Network Design
5 6 (35.29%) F5
6 5 (29.41%) Degree
6 5 (29.41%) TCP/IP
6 5 (29.41%) DNS
7 4 (23.53%) SLA
7 4 (23.53%) CCNP
7 4 (23.53%) DHCP
7 4 (23.53%) Linux
7 4 (23.53%) DSL
7 4 (23.53%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (23.53%) WAN Optimisation
7 4 (23.53%) 2G

3G
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey region citing 3G 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 3G. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (35.29%) MS Office
2 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 2 (11.76%) AutoCAD
Communications & Networking
1 11 (64.71%) 4G
2 9 (52.94%) WAN
3 8 (47.06%) LAN
3 8 (47.06%) Firewall
4 7 (41.18%) Wi-Fi
5 6 (35.29%) Ethernet
5 6 (35.29%) IPsec
5 6 (35.29%) VoIP
5 6 (35.29%) MPLS
5 6 (35.29%) OSPF
5 6 (35.29%) BGP
6 5 (29.41%) DNS
6 5 (29.41%) TCP/IP
7 4 (23.53%) DSL
7 4 (23.53%) Wireless
7 4 (23.53%) 2G
7 4 (23.53%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (23.53%) DHCP
8 3 (17.65%) SSL
8 3 (17.65%) IPv6
General
1 6 (35.29%) Telecoms
2 3 (17.65%) Electronics
3 2 (11.76%) Finance
3 2 (11.76%) Billing
4 1 (5.88%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Network Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Telecoms Project Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Sales Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Project Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Sales Executive
3 2 (11.76%) Telecoms Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Help Desk Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Wireless Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco Technical Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Product Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Software Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Sales Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Field Service Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Field Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) J2EE
1 1 (5.88%) SOAP
1 1 (5.88%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Management Information System
1 3 (17.65%) PKI
1 3 (17.65%) Mathematics
1 3 (17.65%) Computer Science
1 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (17.65%) Data Centre
2 2 (11.76%) Blackberry
2 2 (11.76%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Linux
2 3 (17.65%) UNIX
2 3 (17.65%) Windows
2 3 (17.65%) Android
3 2 (11.76%) Windows 8
3 2 (11.76%) Windows XP
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (5.88%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) ITIL
1 6 (35.29%) Network Design
2 4 (23.53%) WAN Optimisation
3 3 (17.65%) Kalman Filter
3 3 (17.65%) Information Management
3 3 (17.65%) Operations Management
3 3 (17.65%) Load Balancing
3 3 (17.65%) Change Control
4 2 (11.76%) Business Development
4 2 (11.76%) B2B
5 1 (5.88%) ITSM
5 1 (5.88%) Validation
5 1 (5.88%) UML
5 1 (5.88%) OO
5 1 (5.88%) Network Planning
5 1 (5.88%) Data Analysis
5 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.88%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) Ada
2 2 (11.76%) SQL
3 1 (5.88%) MATLAB
3 1 (5.88%) C#
3 1 (5.88%) C++
3 1 (5.88%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (29.41%) Degree
3 4 (23.53%) CCNP
4 3 (17.65%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (23.53%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.88%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) CiscoWorks
1 3 (17.65%) SolarWinds Orion
2 2 (11.76%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (11.76%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Cisco
2 6 (35.29%) Juniper
2 6 (35.29%) F5
3 3 (17.65%) SolarWinds
3 3 (17.65%) Websense
3 3 (17.65%) Barracuda Networks
4 2 (11.76%) BT
4 2 (11.76%) Mitel
4 2 (11.76%) Symantec
4 2 (11.76%) McAfee
4 2 (11.76%) Avaya
5 1 (5.88%) Oracle
5 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
5 1 (5.88%) Citrix
5 1 (5.88%) Mapinfo
5 1 (5.88%) VMware
5 1 (5.88%) Riverbed