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 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
3G
UK
Rank 769 789 770
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -19
Permanent jobs citing 3G 83 160 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.16% 0.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.62% 0.91% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 66 127 97
Median salary £46,250 £47,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.63% +14.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £29,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £67,000
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 across the UK.

Communications & Networking Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
13376 17559 19429
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.12% 17.14% 18.23%
Number of salaries quoted 10924 14578 15672
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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 26 February 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 26 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
England +18 80 £47,500 - 9
London +55 33 £65,000 +13.04% 1
South East +14 28 £42,500 -3.40% 4
East of England +39 10 £27,500 -56.00%
Surrey +33 7 £36,500 +12.30%
Hertfordshire +16 7 £27,500 -56.00%
Watford - 7 £27,500 -
Berkshire +30 6 £42,500 -15.00% 3
Hampshire +17 6 £40,000 -12.56%
Buckinghamshire +21 5 - -
West Sussex +10 4 £62,500 +31.57%
South West +6 4 - - 1
Southampton - 4 £40,000 -
Leatherhead - 4 £36,500 -
Dorset +32 3 - -
Cambridgeshire +8 3 £50,000 +42.85%
Feltham +3 3 £40,000 -30.43%
Newbury -4 3 £42,500 -15.00% 1
Nottinghamshire - 3 £40,000 -
Gatwick - 3 £62,500 -
East Midlands - 3 £40,000 -
Maidenhead +11 2 £35,000 -22.22% 1
Cambridge +8 2 £51,250 +46.42%
Gosport - 2 £45,000 -
Edinburgh - 2 £37,500 -
Scotland - 2 £37,500 -
City of London +28 1 £47,500 +3.82%
Yorkshire +21 1 - - 1
Redhill +10 1 £40,000 -13.04%
Bristol -6 1 - - 1

3G
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 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 with a requirement for 3G.

1 129 (70.88%) 4G
2 106 (58.24%) Telecoms
3 64 (35.16%) Linux
4 60 (32.97%) GSM
5 50 (27.47%) C
6 45 (24.73%) C++
7 44 (24.18%) VMware
8 43 (23.63%) VMware Infrastructure
9 40 (21.98%) LTE
9 40 (21.98%) Multithreading
9 40 (21.98%) KVM
10 39 (21.43%) OpenFlow
10 39 (21.43%) Ansible
10 39 (21.43%) Opscode Chef
10 39 (21.43%) Puppet
10 39 (21.43%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 39 (21.43%) 2G
10 39 (21.43%) TCP/IP
11 38 (20.88%) Wireless
12 37 (20.33%) LAN
13 35 (19.23%) Cisco
14 34 (18.68%) Firewall
15 33 (18.13%) Translating Business Requirements
16 32 (17.58%) Degree
16 32 (17.58%) Cisco Certification
17 31 (17.03%) Ethernet
17 31 (17.03%) Windows
18 28 (15.38%) ITIL
18 28 (15.38%) VoIP
19 26 (14.29%) Wi-Fi

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 10 (5.49%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.20%) CMS
2 4 (2.20%) IIS
2 4 (2.20%) SharePoint 2013
2 4 (2.20%) WordPress
3 2 (1.10%) Apache
3 2 (1.10%) JBoss
4 1 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.55%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 20 (10.99%) MS Office
2 17 (9.34%) MS Excel
3 6 (3.30%) MS Visio
4 4 (2.20%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (1.65%) Mozilla Thunderbird
Business Applications
1 4 (2.20%) Traffica
2 2 (1.10%) CSG Singleview
2 2 (1.10%) Infor M3
2 2 (1.10%) PeopleSoft CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.30%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.10%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 129 (70.88%) 4G
2 60 (32.97%) GSM
3 40 (21.98%) LTE
4 39 (21.43%) 2G
4 39 (21.43%) OpenFlow
4 39 (21.43%) TCP/IP
5 38 (20.88%) Wireless
6 37 (20.33%) LAN
7 34 (18.68%) Firewall
8 31 (17.03%) Ethernet
9 28 (15.38%) VoIP
10 26 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
11 25 (13.74%) MPLS
11 25 (13.74%) WAN
12 21 (11.54%) ADSL
13 19 (10.44%) DHCP
13 19 (10.44%) DNS
14 17 (9.34%) DSL
15 15 (8.24%) GPRS
15 15 (8.24%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (3.85%) BusinessObjects
2 6 (3.30%) Big Data
3 2 (1.10%) BODI
3 2 (1.10%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (1.10%) JasperReports
3 2 (1.10%) MySQL
4 1 (0.55%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 4 (2.20%) MSI
2 3 (1.65%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (1.10%) Eclipse
3 2 (1.10%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.55%) LabVIEW
4 1 (0.55%) Subversion
4 1 (0.55%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 106 (58.24%) Telecoms
2 11 (6.04%) Finance
3 9 (4.95%) Electronics
3 9 (4.95%) Marketing
4 7 (3.85%) Banking
4 7 (3.85%) Games
5 3 (1.65%) Military
5 3 (1.65%) Retail
6 2 (1.10%) Aerospace
6 2 (1.10%) Billing
7 1 (0.55%) Back Office
7 1 (0.55%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.55%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 39 (21.43%) Developer
2 33 (18.13%) C++ Developer
3 20 (10.99%) Linux Developer
3 20 (10.99%) Network Engineer
4 18 (9.89%) 4G Engineer
4 18 (9.89%) Lead Developer
4 18 (9.89%) Telecoms Developer
5 17 (9.34%) 3G Engineer
6 12 (6.59%) Architect
6 12 (6.59%) C Developer
6 12 (6.59%) C/C++ Developer
6 12 (6.59%) Field Engineer
7 11 (6.04%) Senior C++ Developer
7 11 (6.04%) Senior Developer
8 9 (4.95%) 2nd Line Support
8 9 (4.95%) Graduate
8 9 (4.95%) Senior Network Engineer
8 9 (4.95%) Software Engineer
8 9 (4.95%) Support Engineer
8 9 (4.95%) Trainee
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (21.43%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 7 (3.85%) 802.1X
3 6 (3.30%) Software Packaging
4 4 (2.20%) .NET
4 4 (2.20%) XML
5 2 (1.10%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 21 (11.54%) Data Centre
2 17 (9.34%) Management Information System
3 11 (6.04%) Computer Science
4 10 (5.49%) PKI
5 8 (4.40%) Internet of Things
6 6 (3.30%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (3.30%) IPTV
7 5 (2.75%) Blackberry
7 5 (2.75%) iPhone
8 4 (2.20%) Handset
8 4 (2.20%) Replication
8 4 (2.20%) Video Conferencing
9 3 (1.65%) Algorithms
9 3 (1.65%) CCTV
9 3 (1.65%) Contactless
10 2 (1.10%) Clustering
10 2 (1.10%) CPLD
10 2 (1.10%) Embedded Systems
10 2 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (1.10%) Machine to Machine
Operating Systems
1 64 (35.16%) Linux
2 31 (17.03%) Windows
3 10 (5.49%) Unix
4 8 (4.40%) Windows Server
5 7 (3.85%) Android
5 7 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (3.30%) Mac OS
6 6 (3.30%) Windows 7
6 6 (3.30%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (2.75%) Windows XP
8 4 (2.20%) Apple iOS
8 4 (2.20%) Windows Phone
9 2 (1.10%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.55%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.55%) Nucleus RTOS
10 1 (0.55%) ThreadX
10 1 (0.55%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (21.98%) Multithreading
2 33 (18.13%) Translating Business Requirements
3 28 (15.38%) ITIL
4 22 (12.09%) Network Design
5 14 (7.69%) Information Management
5 14 (7.69%) Network Monitoring
6 13 (7.14%) Software Engineering
7 10 (5.49%) Business Development
7 10 (5.49%) Change Control
7 10 (5.49%) Load Balancing
7 10 (5.49%) Network Management
7 10 (5.49%) Operations Management
7 10 (5.49%) WAN Optimisation
8 9 (4.95%) Presales
9 8 (4.40%) Analytics
9 8 (4.40%) Project Management
10 7 (3.85%) Patch Management
11 6 (3.30%) Customer Engagement
11 6 (3.30%) Software Deployment
11 6 (3.30%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 50 (27.47%) C
2 45 (24.73%) C++
3 15 (8.24%) SQL
4 8 (4.40%) C#
5 5 (2.75%) Java
5 5 (2.75%) Python
6 4 (2.20%) PowerShell
7 3 (1.65%) PHP
8 2 (1.10%) MATLAB
8 2 (1.10%) Perl
8 2 (1.10%) Ruby
8 2 (1.10%) Tcl
8 2 (1.10%) VB
8 2 (1.10%) VB6
9 1 (0.55%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 32 (17.58%) Cisco Certification
1 32 (17.58%) Degree
2 15 (8.24%) CCNA
3 14 (7.69%) CCNP
4 9 (4.95%) ITIL Certification
4 9 (4.95%) Security Cleared
5 7 (3.85%) CCNP Voice
5 7 (3.85%) CCSA
5 7 (3.85%) SC Cleared
6 6 (3.30%) MCP
6 6 (3.30%) MCSE
6 6 (3.30%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (2.75%) CCENT
8 4 (2.20%) A+ Certification
8 4 (2.20%) CCIE
8 4 (2.20%) MCSA
9 3 (1.65%) JNCIA
10 2 (1.10%) NVQ Level 3
11 1 (0.55%) CCSP
11 1 (0.55%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (11.54%) SLA
2 3 (1.65%) Def Stans
3 1 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 43 (23.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 40 (21.98%) KVM
3 17 (9.34%) Active Directory
4 8 (4.40%) Firmware
5 7 (3.85%) Hyper-V
6 3 (1.65%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 39 (21.43%) Ansible
1 39 (21.43%) Opscode Chef
1 39 (21.43%) Puppet
2 10 (5.49%) Cisco Prime
2 10 (5.49%) SolarWinds Orion
3 4 (2.20%) Netcool
3 4 (2.20%) NSN NetAct
3 4 (2.20%) Sysprep
4 1 (0.55%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 44 (24.18%) VMware
2 35 (19.23%) Cisco
3 22 (12.09%) Juniper
4 18 (9.89%) F5
5 15 (8.24%) Microsoft
6 11 (6.04%) Barracuda Networks
6 11 (6.04%) Palo Alto
6 11 (6.04%) SolarWinds
7 10 (5.49%) EMC
8 9 (4.95%) Citrix
8 9 (4.95%) HP
9 7 (3.85%) CheckPoint
9 7 (3.85%) Dell
10 6 (3.30%) LANDesk
10 6 (3.30%) Oracle
11 4 (2.20%) Adobe
11 4 (2.20%) Draytek
11 4 (2.20%) Ericsson
12 3 (1.65%) BT
12 3 (1.65%) Fortinet
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