The table below looks at the statistics for NGN skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NGN over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Next Generation Network (NGN)
Rank 847 839 862
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +23
Permanent jobs citing NGN 55 37 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.048% 0.035% 0.034%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.27% 0.20% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 55 28 37
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £79,500 £77,500 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £59,600 £54,000
% change year-on-year
+4.86% +10.37%

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
20603 18575 21971
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 18.00% 17.41% 18.96%
Number of salaries quoted 16304 15126 17980
Average salary £43,500 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

NGN
Jobs Demand Trend

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

NGN Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

NGN
Salary Trend

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

NGN Salary Trend in the UK

NGN
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing NGN over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 within the UK.

NGN Salary Histogram in the UK

NGN
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NGN within the UK over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England 0 55 £55,000 - 1
London +7 47 £55,000 +15.78% 1
Brentford - 32 £55,000 -
Cambridgeshire -2 4 £62,500 +8.69%
Cambridge -9 4 £62,500 +8.69%
East of England -26 4 £62,500 +11.11%
Berkshire -2 3 £85,000 +42.61%
South East -26 3 £85,000 +13.33%
Reading -4 2 £85,000 -
City of London +1 1 £90,000 +120.85%
North West - 1 £18,000 -
Lancashire - 1 £18,000 -
Chorley - 1 £18,000 -

NGN
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing NGN 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 NGN.

1 68 (87.18%) Telecoms
2 32 (41.03%) Business Development
3 24 (30.77%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 24 (30.77%) Ericsson
3 24 (30.77%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 15 (19.23%) Cloud Computing
4 15 (19.23%) Nokia
4 15 (19.23%) Radio Access Network
5 13 (16.67%) SS7
5 13 (16.67%) Broadband
6 11 (14.10%) VoIP
6 11 (14.10%) Project Management
7 10 (12.82%) Degree
8 9 (11.54%) Marketing
8 9 (11.54%) MPLS
8 9 (11.54%) Siemens
8 9 (11.54%) WLAN
9 8 (10.26%) CRM
9 8 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (8.97%) Analytics
10 7 (8.97%) Service Management
10 7 (8.97%) Postgraduate
10 7 (8.97%) PRINCE2
10 7 (8.97%) ISDN
10 7 (8.97%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (7.69%) Nortel
11 6 (7.69%) Java
11 6 (7.69%) Internet
12 4 (5.13%) J2EE
12 4 (5.13%) Requirements Analysis

NGN
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing NGN 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 NGN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (2.56%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.56%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 15 (19.23%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (19.23%) Radio Access Network
2 13 (16.67%) Broadband
2 13 (16.67%) SS7
3 11 (14.10%) VoIP
4 9 (11.54%) WLAN
4 9 (11.54%) MPLS
5 7 (8.97%) ISDN
6 6 (7.69%) Internet
7 4 (5.13%) Wireless
7 4 (5.13%) LTE
7 4 (5.13%) VoLTE
8 3 (3.85%) Wireless Security
8 3 (3.85%) MVNO
8 3 (3.85%) 3G
8 3 (3.85%) DSLAM
8 3 (3.85%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (3.85%) ATM
8 3 (3.85%) SDH
8 3 (3.85%) Ethernet
9 2 (2.56%) INAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.85%) MySQL
General
1 68 (87.18%) Telecoms
2 9 (11.54%) Marketing
3 1 (1.28%) French Language
3 1 (1.28%) German Language
3 1 (1.28%) Electronics
3 1 (1.28%) Finance
3 1 (1.28%) Multimedia
3 1 (1.28%) Billing
Job Titles
1 22 (28.21%) Sales Manager
2 15 (19.23%) Business Development Executive
3 9 (11.54%) Account Manager
3 9 (11.54%) Project Manager
4 8 (10.26%) Junior
5 7 (8.97%) Consultant
6 6 (7.69%) Network Engineer
6 6 (7.69%) Voice Engineer
6 6 (7.69%) Voice Network Engineer
7 5 (6.41%) Pre Sales Consultant
7 5 (6.41%) Sales Consultant
7 5 (6.41%) Senior Manager
8 4 (5.13%) Analyst
8 4 (5.13%) Technical Project Manager
8 4 (5.13%) Technical Manager
9 2 (2.56%) Information Manager
9 2 (2.56%) Information Security Manager
9 2 (2.56%) Information Security Analyst
9 2 (2.56%) Security Manager
9 2 (2.56%) Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.13%) J2EE
2 1 (1.28%) Hibernate
2 1 (1.28%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.85%) Handset
2 3 (3.85%) STB
3 2 (2.56%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.28%) Social Network
4 1 (1.28%) IPTV
4 1 (1.28%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.56%) Solaris
1 2 (2.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (41.03%) Business Development
2 11 (14.10%) Project Management
3 8 (10.26%) CRM
4 7 (8.97%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (8.97%) PRINCE2
4 7 (8.97%) Service Management
4 7 (8.97%) Analytics
5 4 (5.13%) Product Management
5 4 (5.13%) Network Architecture
5 4 (5.13%) Requirements Analysis
5 4 (5.13%) Information Security
5 4 (5.13%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (3.85%) Project Planning
6 3 (3.85%) Performance Management
6 3 (3.85%) Performance Analysis
6 3 (3.85%) Mentoring
6 3 (3.85%) Security Testing
7 2 (2.56%) ISMS
7 2 (2.56%) BPMN
7 2 (2.56%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 6 (7.69%) Java
2 3 (3.85%) SQL
3 1 (1.28%) Scala
Qualifications
1 10 (12.82%) Degree
2 7 (8.97%) Postgraduate
3 3 (3.85%) CISSP
3 3 (3.85%) CISM
4 2 (2.56%) MBA
4 2 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (2.56%) CISA
5 1 (1.28%) PhD
5 1 (1.28%) CCIE
5 1 (1.28%) CCNA
5 1 (1.28%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (2.56%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.28%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.28%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 1 (1.28%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 24 (30.77%) Alcatel-Lucent
1 24 (30.77%) Ericsson
1 24 (30.77%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 15 (19.23%) Nokia
3 9 (11.54%) Siemens
4 6 (7.69%) Nortel
5 2 (2.56%) Oracle
5 2 (2.56%) Siebel
5 2 (2.56%) Cisco
5 2 (2.56%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.28%) Citrix
6 1 (1.28%) NetApp
6 1 (1.28%) VMware
London
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Salary: £45000 - £52500 per annum + 10% bonus + bens
Posted: 12 days ago