The table below looks at the statistics for 3G skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 3G over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
3G
UK
Rank 751 804 730
Rank change year-on-year
+53 -74
Permanent jobs citing 3G 102 143 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.14% 0.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.73% 0.85% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 83 115 101
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,200 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%

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

Communications & Networking Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
13896 16833 18919
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.74% 16.77% 18.05%
Number of salaries quoted 11342 13974 15358
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

3G
Jobs Demand Trend

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

3G Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

3G
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing 3G within the UK.

3G Salary Trend in the UK

3G
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing 3G over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 within the UK.

3G Salary Histogram in the UK

3G
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 3G within the UK over the 3 months to 22 January 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
England +45 97 £47,500 +6.74% 9
London +52 46 £61,250 +11.36% 3
South East +37 34 £38,250 -4.37% 5
East of England +23 12 £27,500 -35.29%
Berkshire +34 10 £35,000 -30.00% 3
Surrey +31 9 £36,500 +22.68%
Hertfordshire +12 9 £27,500 -47.61%
Watford +9 9 £27,500 -21.42%
Hampshire +19 8 £32,500 -26.13% 1
Feltham +8 7 £37,500 -34.78% 1
West Sussex +5 6 £62,500 -10.71%
City of London +38 5 £47,500 +3.82%
Leatherhead - 5 £36,500 -
Gatwick - 5 £62,500 -
South West +22 4 - - 1
Basingstoke - 4 £25,000 -
Reading +36 3 - - 1
Dorset +24 3 - -
Cambridgeshire +9 3 £52,500 +50.00%
Edinburgh - 3 £37,500 -
Scotland - 3 £37,500 -
Maidenhead - 3 £35,000 -
Cambridge +10 2 £51,250 +46.42%
Gosport - 2 £45,000 -
Southampton - 2 £40,000 - 1
Redhill - 2 £33,750 -
Guildford +25 1 £21,000 -16.00%
Buckinghamshire +23 1 - -
Bristol +3 1 - - 1
East Midlands - 1 £40,000 -

3G
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 with a requirement for 3G.

1 147 (74.24%) 4G
2 119 (60.10%) Telecoms
3 66 (33.33%) Linux
4 59 (29.80%) GSM
5 48 (24.24%) C
6 46 (23.23%) C++
7 44 (22.22%) 2G
8 43 (21.72%) VMware
8 43 (21.72%) LTE
9 42 (21.21%) VMware Infrastructure
9 42 (21.21%) LAN
10 41 (20.71%) Degree
11 40 (20.20%) Multithreading
11 40 (20.20%) KVM
12 39 (19.70%) Ansible
12 39 (19.70%) Opscode Chef
12 39 (19.70%) OpenFlow
12 39 (19.70%) Boost C++ Libraries
12 39 (19.70%) Puppet
12 39 (19.70%) TCP/IP
13 37 (18.69%) Wireless
14 36 (18.18%) VoIP
15 34 (17.17%) Ethernet
16 33 (16.67%) Cisco
16 33 (16.67%) Translating Business Requirements
17 32 (16.16%) WAN
18 31 (15.66%) Cisco Certification
18 31 (15.66%) Firewall
19 29 (14.65%) Wi-Fi
19 29 (14.65%) Windows

3G
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (3.54%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.01%) Apache
2 2 (1.01%) CMS
2 2 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (1.01%) IIS
2 2 (1.01%) JBoss
2 2 (1.01%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.01%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (1.01%) WordPress
Applications
1 14 (7.07%) MS Office
2 9 (4.55%) MS Excel
3 5 (2.53%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (2.53%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.01%) Mozilla Thunderbird
5 1 (0.51%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 5 (2.53%) Infor M3
2 2 (1.01%) CSG Singleview
2 2 (1.01%) PeopleSoft CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (6.06%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (1.52%) Office 365
3 1 (0.51%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 147 (74.24%) 4G
2 59 (29.80%) GSM
3 44 (22.22%) 2G
4 43 (21.72%) LTE
5 42 (21.21%) LAN
6 39 (19.70%) OpenFlow
6 39 (19.70%) TCP/IP
7 37 (18.69%) Wireless
8 36 (18.18%) VoIP
9 34 (17.17%) Ethernet
10 32 (16.16%) WAN
11 31 (15.66%) Firewall
12 29 (14.65%) Wi-Fi
13 25 (12.63%) Radio Access Network
14 24 (12.12%) MPLS
15 23 (11.62%) ADSL
15 23 (11.62%) DNS
16 20 (10.10%) DHCP
17 18 (9.09%) DSL
18 17 (8.59%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (6.57%) Big Data
2 5 (2.53%) GIS
3 3 (1.52%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (1.52%) MySQL
4 2 (1.01%) BODI
4 2 (1.01%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (1.01%) JasperReports
5 1 (0.51%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.51%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 3 (1.52%) MSI
1 3 (1.52%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (1.01%) Eclipse
2 2 (1.01%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.51%) LabVIEW
3 1 (0.51%) Subversion
3 1 (0.51%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 119 (60.10%) Telecoms
2 13 (6.57%) Electronics
2 13 (6.57%) Marketing
3 11 (5.56%) Finance
4 7 (3.54%) Banking
4 7 (3.54%) Games
5 4 (2.02%) Military
5 4 (2.02%) Retail
6 2 (1.01%) Aerospace
6 2 (1.01%) Billing
7 1 (0.51%) Back Office
7 1 (0.51%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 42 (21.21%) Developer
2 35 (17.68%) C++ Developer
3 24 (12.12%) Network Engineer
4 22 (11.11%) 3G Engineer
4 22 (11.11%) Linux Developer
5 21 (10.61%) 4G Engineer
5 21 (10.61%) Telecoms Developer
6 18 (9.09%) Lead Developer
7 16 (8.08%) Field Engineer
8 14 (7.07%) Trainee
9 12 (6.06%) Architect
9 12 (6.06%) C Developer
9 12 (6.06%) C/C++ Developer
9 12 (6.06%) Design Engineer
9 12 (6.06%) Graduate
9 12 (6.06%) Junior
10 11 (5.56%) Junior 3G Engineer
10 11 (5.56%) Junior 4G Engineer
10 11 (5.56%) Junior Field Engineer
11 10 (5.05%) Senior C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (19.70%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 7 (3.54%) 802.1X
3 5 (2.53%) Software Packaging
3 5 (2.53%) XML
4 4 (2.02%) .NET
5 2 (1.01%) Web Services
6 1 (0.51%) Ajax
6 1 (0.51%) CGI
6 1 (0.51%) JSON
6 1 (0.51%) RESTful
6 1 (0.51%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 24 (12.12%) Data Centre
2 20 (10.10%) Computer Science
3 18 (9.09%) Management Information System
4 14 (7.07%) Internet of Things
4 14 (7.07%) IPTV
5 11 (5.56%) PKI
6 9 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (3.54%) Handset
8 5 (2.53%) Blackberry
8 5 (2.53%) CPLD
8 5 (2.53%) Embedded Systems
9 4 (2.02%) Smartphone
9 4 (2.02%) Video Conferencing
10 3 (1.52%) Algorithms
10 3 (1.52%) Contactless
10 3 (1.52%) iPhone
11 2 (1.01%) CCTV
11 2 (1.01%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (1.01%) Machine to Machine
11 2 (1.01%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 66 (33.33%) Linux
2 29 (14.65%) Windows
3 8 (4.04%) Unix
4 7 (3.54%) Windows Server
5 6 (3.03%) Windows 7
5 6 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (2.53%) Android
6 5 (2.53%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (2.53%) Windows XP
7 4 (2.02%) Mac OS
8 3 (1.52%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (1.01%) Apple iOS
9 2 (1.01%) Windows 10
9 2 (1.01%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.51%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.51%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (20.20%) Multithreading
2 33 (16.67%) Translating Business Requirements
3 22 (11.11%) ITIL
4 21 (10.61%) Network Design
5 16 (8.08%) Business Development
6 15 (7.58%) Analytics
6 15 (7.58%) Presales
7 13 (6.57%) Information Management
7 13 (6.57%) Network Monitoring
8 12 (6.06%) Customer Engagement
9 11 (5.56%) Change Control
9 11 (5.56%) Load Balancing
9 11 (5.56%) Network Management
9 11 (5.56%) Operations Management
9 11 (5.56%) WAN Optimisation
10 9 (4.55%) Validation
11 8 (4.04%) Migration
11 8 (4.04%) Schematic Capture
12 7 (3.54%) Incident Management
12 7 (3.54%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 48 (24.24%) C
2 46 (23.23%) C++
3 13 (6.57%) SQL
4 6 (3.03%) C#
4 6 (3.03%) Python
4 6 (3.03%) VB
5 5 (2.53%) Java
6 3 (1.52%) MATLAB
6 3 (1.52%) PHP
7 2 (1.01%) Perl
7 2 (1.01%) PowerShell
7 2 (1.01%) Ruby
7 2 (1.01%) Tcl
7 2 (1.01%) VB6
8 1 (0.51%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.51%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.51%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.51%) VC++
Qualifications
1 41 (20.71%) Degree
2 31 (15.66%) Cisco Certification
3 16 (8.08%) CCNA
4 9 (4.55%) CCNP
4 9 (4.55%) Security Cleared
5 8 (4.04%) ITIL Certification
6 7 (3.54%) CCNP Voice
6 7 (3.54%) CCSA
6 7 (3.54%) SC Cleared
7 5 (2.53%) CCENT
7 5 (2.53%) MCP
7 5 (2.53%) MCSE
7 5 (2.53%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (2.53%) NVQ Level 3
8 3 (1.52%) A+ Certification
8 3 (1.52%) CCIE
8 3 (1.52%) MCSA
9 1 (0.51%) CCSP
9 1 (0.51%) JNCIA
9 1 (0.51%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (10.61%) SLA
2 3 (1.52%) Def Stans
3 1 (0.51%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.51%) QA
System Software
1 42 (21.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 40 (20.20%) KVM
3 15 (7.58%) Active Directory
4 10 (5.05%) Firmware
5 6 (3.03%) Hyper-V
6 3 (1.52%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 39 (19.70%) Ansible
1 39 (19.70%) Opscode Chef
1 39 (19.70%) Puppet
2 11 (5.56%) Cisco Prime
2 11 (5.56%) SolarWinds Orion
3 3 (1.52%) Sysprep
4 1 (0.51%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 43 (21.72%) VMware
2 33 (16.67%) Cisco
3 20 (10.10%) Juniper
4 18 (9.09%) F5
5 14 (7.07%) Microsoft
6 13 (6.57%) EMC
7 12 (6.06%) SolarWinds
8 11 (5.56%) Barracuda Networks
8 11 (5.56%) Palo Alto
9 10 (5.05%) HP
10 9 (4.55%) Citrix
11 7 (3.54%) CheckPoint
12 6 (3.03%) Dell
12 6 (3.03%) Oracle
13 5 (2.53%) LANDesk
13 5 (2.53%) Mapinfo
14 4 (2.02%) Draytek
15 2 (1.01%) Acronis
15 2 (1.01%) Salesforce.com
15 2 (1.01%) Velocent
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