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 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
3G
Rank 761 763 774
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +11
Permanent jobs citing 3G 176 212 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.19% 0.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.00% 1.06% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 137 99 121
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,900 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,750 £70,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -11.76%

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
17671 20049 20487
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.23% 18.16% 17.14%
Number of salaries quoted 14669 15886 16267
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £62,500 £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 5 May 2016 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 5 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +7 167 £50,000 +17.64% 6
South East +9 83 £47,000 +10.58% 3
London +30 57 £47,500 -5.00% 2
Berkshire -8 42 £50,000 +25.00%
Surrey +18 24 £46,000 +8.23% 1
South West +7 17 £38,500 +40.00% 1
West Yorkshire +24 14 £50,000 -
Yorkshire +20 14 £50,000 -
City of London +37 13 £45,500 +1.11% 1
Reading +8 13 £90,000 -
Newbury +3 13 £50,000 +25.00%
Birmingham -7 12 £50,000 +132.55%
West Midlands -10 12 £50,000 +132.55%
Leeds +9 10 £50,000 -
Guildford - 8 £25,000 -
West Sussex +3 7 £40,000 -5.88%
Gloucestershire +3 7 £38,500 +71.11%
Cheltenham +2 7 £38,500 -
Feltham - 7 £57,500 -
Reigate -14 6 £32,500 +6.55%
Horsham +11 5 £40,000 -5.88%
Thatcham - 5 £60,000 -
Bristol +5 4 £45,000 +42.85% 1
Slough -5 4 £38,000 +1.33%
Redhill - 4 £46,500 - 1
Ossett - 4 £25,000 -
Dorset - 4 £67,500 -
Buckinghamshire -1 3 £30,000 -36.84%
East of England -11 3 £55,000 +71.87%
Oxfordshire - 3 £82,500 - 1

3G
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, 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.

1 164 (51.57%) 4G
2 123 (38.68%) Telecoms
3 94 (29.56%) 2G
4 91 (28.62%) Windows
5 90 (28.30%) LTE
6 78 (24.53%) VoIP
7 74 (23.27%) VPN
8 70 (22.01%) Cisco
9 69 (21.70%) Degree
10 68 (21.38%) MPLS
11 67 (21.07%) Firewall
11 67 (21.07%) Cisco Certification
12 65 (20.44%) Wireless
12 65 (20.44%) Network Design
13 63 (19.81%) TCP/IP
14 62 (19.50%) Juniper
15 59 (18.55%) Ethernet
16 58 (18.24%) Wi-Fi
17 53 (16.67%) Linux
17 53 (16.67%) GPRS
18 51 (16.04%) WAN
19 50 (15.72%) LAN
20 49 (15.41%) BGP
21 46 (14.47%) GSM
21 46 (14.47%) Microsoft
22 41 (12.89%) HTTP
22 41 (12.89%) OSPF
23 39 (12.26%) Active Directory
24 36 (11.32%) DNS
24 36 (11.32%) ADSL

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 18 (5.66%) MS Exchange
2 16 (5.03%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (2.83%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 7 (2.20%) Apache
5 4 (1.26%) Apache Spark
5 4 (1.26%) IBM Notes
6 3 (0.94%) IIS
7 2 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.31%) CMS
8 1 (0.31%) Confluence
8 1 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.31%) SAS
8 1 (0.31%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.31%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.31%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 29 (9.12%) MS Office
2 24 (7.55%) MS Excel
3 9 (2.83%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.63%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.31%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.31%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 11 (3.46%) Office 365
2 6 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (1.89%) Amazon S3
2 6 (1.89%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (1.26%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (1.26%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (1.26%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.63%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 2 (0.63%) Amazon SQS
4 2 (0.63%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (0.63%) AWS OpsWorks
5 1 (0.31%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 164 (51.57%) 4G
2 94 (29.56%) 2G
3 90 (28.30%) LTE
4 78 (24.53%) VoIP
5 74 (23.27%) VPN
6 68 (21.38%) MPLS
7 67 (21.07%) Firewall
8 65 (20.44%) Wireless
9 63 (19.81%) TCP/IP
10 59 (18.55%) Ethernet
11 58 (18.24%) Wi-Fi
12 53 (16.67%) GPRS
13 51 (16.04%) WAN
14 50 (15.72%) LAN
15 49 (15.41%) BGP
16 46 (14.47%) GSM
17 41 (12.89%) HTTP
17 41 (12.89%) OSPF
18 36 (11.32%) ADSL
18 36 (11.32%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (4.09%) SQL Server
2 6 (1.89%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (1.57%) Big Data
3 5 (1.57%) MySQL
3 5 (1.57%) Oracle Database
4 4 (1.26%) Hadoop
5 3 (0.94%) MongoDB
5 3 (0.94%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (0.63%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (0.63%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.31%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.31%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 13 (4.09%) Visual Studio
2 8 (2.52%) Eclipse
3 4 (1.26%) Android Studio
3 4 (1.26%) Gradle
4 2 (0.63%) CppUnit
4 2 (0.63%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.31%) ClearCase
5 1 (0.31%) CMake
5 1 (0.31%) Hudson
5 1 (0.31%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.31%) JIRA
5 1 (0.31%) Subversion
5 1 (0.31%) Xcode
General
1 123 (38.68%) Telecoms
2 30 (9.43%) Electronics
3 24 (7.55%) Finance
4 17 (5.35%) Billing
4 17 (5.35%) Marketing
5 12 (3.77%) Games
6 10 (3.14%) Back Office
6 10 (3.14%) Legal
7 9 (2.83%) Retail
8 7 (2.20%) Automotive
9 6 (1.89%) Banking
10 3 (0.94%) Advertising
10 3 (0.94%) German Language
10 3 (0.94%) Investment Banking
10 3 (0.94%) Italian Language
10 3 (0.94%) Law
11 2 (0.63%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.63%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.31%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 35 (11.01%) Consultant
2 33 (10.38%) Support Engineer
3 31 (9.75%) Network Engineer
4 28 (8.81%) Analyst
5 26 (8.18%) Design Engineer
6 24 (7.55%) Implementation Engineer
7 21 (6.60%) Developer
8 19 (5.97%) Ericsson Engineer
9 18 (5.66%) Architect
10 17 (5.35%) Network Manager
11 15 (4.72%) Firmware Engineer
11 15 (4.72%) Software Engineer
12 14 (4.40%) Account Manager
12 14 (4.40%) Field Engineer
13 13 (4.09%) 1st/2nd Line Support
13 13 (4.09%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
13 13 (4.09%) 2nd Line Support
13 13 (4.09%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
13 13 (4.09%) Sales Manager
13 13 (4.09%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (5.35%) SOAP
2 12 (3.77%) 802.1X
3 11 (3.46%) RESTful
3 11 (3.46%) XML
4 10 (3.14%) HTML
5 5 (1.57%) .NET
5 5 (1.57%) HEVC
5 5 (1.57%) OAuth
6 3 (0.94%) Web Services
7 2 (0.63%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 2 (0.63%) CSS
7 2 (0.63%) jQuery
7 2 (0.63%) JSON
7 2 (0.63%) MEAP
7 2 (0.63%) OpenRasta
7 2 (0.63%) POSIX
7 2 (0.63%) REST
7 2 (0.63%) ServiceStack
7 2 (0.63%) STL
7 2 (0.63%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 33 (10.38%) Management Information System
2 31 (9.75%) Data Centre
3 30 (9.43%) Computer Science
4 21 (6.60%) Analytical Skills
5 19 (5.97%) Blackberry
6 12 (3.77%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 12 (3.77%) iPhone
7 11 (3.46%) IPTV
7 11 (3.46%) Mathematics
8 10 (3.14%) Mobile App
9 8 (2.52%) iPad
9 8 (2.52%) Machine to Machine
9 8 (2.52%) Web 2.0
10 7 (2.20%) Algorithms
10 7 (2.20%) PKI
10 7 (2.20%) Visualisation
11 6 (1.89%) Cybercrime
11 6 (1.89%) User Experience
12 5 (1.57%) Clustering
12 5 (1.57%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 91 (28.62%) Windows
2 53 (16.67%) Linux
3 35 (11.01%) Windows Server 2008
4 30 (9.43%) Windows 7
5 29 (9.12%) Windows Server
6 23 (7.23%) Android
7 22 (6.92%) Unix
7 22 (6.92%) Windows Server 2012
8 19 (5.97%) Windows 8
9 18 (5.66%) Windows XP
10 17 (5.35%) Windows Server 2003
11 13 (4.09%) Apple iOS
12 11 (3.46%) Windows 10
13 9 (2.83%) Mac OS
14 8 (2.52%) VxWorks
15 2 (0.63%) Mac OS X
15 2 (0.63%) Windows Phone
16 1 (0.31%) BlackBerry OS
16 1 (0.31%) Solaris
16 1 (0.31%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (20.44%) Network Design
2 33 (10.38%) Network Architecture
3 32 (10.06%) Project Management
4 30 (9.43%) ITIL
5 29 (9.12%) Software Engineering
6 23 (7.23%) Stakeholder Management
7 22 (6.92%) CRM
8 21 (6.60%) Migration
8 21 (6.60%) Presales
9 19 (5.97%) Agile Software Development
9 19 (5.97%) Cybersecurity
9 19 (5.97%) Defect Management
9 19 (5.97%) Information Security
9 19 (5.97%) Product Management
9 19 (5.97%) Time Management
10 18 (5.66%) Service Management
11 17 (5.35%) Software Delivery
12 15 (4.72%) Continuous Improvement
12 15 (4.72%) Performance Management
12 15 (4.72%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 36 (11.32%) C
2 27 (8.49%) C++
3 22 (6.92%) SQL
4 9 (2.83%) Embedded C
4 9 (2.83%) Java
5 8 (2.52%) Delphi
5 8 (2.52%) Python
6 7 (2.20%) C#
7 6 (1.89%) Perl
8 5 (1.57%) PHP
9 4 (1.26%) MATLAB
10 2 (0.63%) Embedded C++
10 2 (0.63%) JavaScript
10 2 (0.63%) PHP 5
10 2 (0.63%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.31%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 69 (21.70%) Degree
2 67 (21.07%) Cisco Certification
3 33 (10.38%) CCNA
4 25 (7.86%) CCNP
5 24 (7.55%) Microsoft Certification
6 22 (6.92%) ISEB
6 22 (6.92%) ISTQB
7 20 (6.29%) CCIE
8 17 (5.35%) MCSA
9 15 (4.72%) Security Cleared
10 12 (3.77%) CCSA
10 12 (3.77%) CCSP
10 12 (3.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 11 (3.46%) MCSE
12 6 (1.89%) HNC
12 6 (1.89%) HND
13 5 (1.57%) DV Cleared
13 5 (1.57%) PMI Certification
13 5 (1.57%) PMP
14 4 (1.26%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (10.38%) SLA
2 15 (4.72%) QA
System Software
1 39 (12.26%) Active Directory
2 16 (5.03%) Firmware
3 15 (4.72%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (4.40%) Terminal Services
5 5 (1.57%) Squid
5 5 (1.57%) VMware ESX
6 4 (1.26%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.63%) VMware Server
7 2 (0.63%) XenApp
8 1 (0.31%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (0.31%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (2.83%) CiscoWorks
2 8 (2.52%) SolarWinds Orion
3 3 (0.94%) TrustSec
4 2 (0.63%) Amdocs OSS
4 2 (0.63%) Grafana
4 2 (0.63%) Graphite
4 2 (0.63%) HAProxy
4 2 (0.63%) logstash
4 2 (0.63%) Nagios
4 2 (0.63%) SCCM
4 2 (0.63%) ZABBIX
4 2 (0.63%) Zenoss
5 1 (0.31%) Cisco IPCC
5 1 (0.31%) DameWare
5 1 (0.31%) HP NNM
5 1 (0.31%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.31%) Netcool
5 1 (0.31%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.31%) Puppet
Vendors
1 70 (22.01%) Cisco
2 62 (19.50%) Juniper
3 46 (14.47%) Microsoft
4 29 (9.12%) Ericsson
5 28 (8.81%) Citrix
6 24 (7.55%) HP
6 24 (7.55%) Nokia
7 22 (6.92%) Huawei
8 19 (5.97%) BT
8 19 (5.97%) Redback
9 18 (5.66%) VMware
10 16 (5.03%) CheckPoint
11 15 (4.72%) Oracle
12 11 (3.46%) F5
12 11 (3.46%) SolarWinds
13 10 (3.14%) Agilent
14 9 (2.83%) Openreach
15 8 (2.52%) Barracuda Networks
15 8 (2.52%) Palo Alto
16 7 (2.20%) Fortinet
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