The table below looks at the statistics for NGN skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NGN over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Next Generation Network (NGN)
Rank 894 955 933
Rank change year-on-year
+61 -22
Permanent jobs citing NGN 18 20 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.019% 0.018% 0.047%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.11% 0.11% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 17 16 54
Median salary £100,000 £33,649 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+197.18% -38.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,400 £30,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £115,000 £52,783 £80,250
UK excluding London median salary £110,000 - £65,000

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
16160 18089 20947
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.96% 16.58% 18.31%
Number of salaries quoted 13230 15033 16513
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

NGN
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing NGN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 September 2016 within the UK.

NGN Salary Histogram in the UK

NGN
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NGN within the UK over the 3 months to 30 September 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 +56 18 £100,000 +197.18% 3
South East +51 15 £110,000 - 1
Berkshire +25 13 £110,000 -
Slough - 12 £110,000 -
London +32 3 £24,500 -27.18%
Aylesbury - 2 £37,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £37,500 -
Croydon - 1 £26,000 -

NGN
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT jobs citing NGN 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 NGN.

1 24 (88.89%) Telecoms
2 19 (70.37%) VoIP
2 19 (70.37%) Presales
3 18 (66.67%) Degree
4 15 (55.56%) VoLTE
5 14 (51.85%) 4G
5 14 (51.85%) 3G
6 12 (44.44%) IPTV
6 12 (44.44%) Marketing
6 12 (44.44%) Business Development
6 12 (44.44%) Customer Engagement
6 12 (44.44%) Radio Access Network
6 12 (44.44%) Big Data
6 12 (44.44%) Analytics
6 12 (44.44%) Internet of Things
6 12 (44.44%) Computer Science
6 12 (44.44%) Cloud Computing
6 12 (44.44%) 5G
7 10 (37.04%) Value-Added Service
8 5 (18.52%) LTE
8 5 (18.52%) LAN
9 4 (14.81%) Broadband
9 4 (14.81%) Windows
9 4 (14.81%) Linux
9 4 (14.81%) Fault Management
10 3 (11.11%) Security Cleared
10 3 (11.11%) MGW
10 3 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
10 3 (11.11%) Network Architecture
10 3 (11.11%) Openreach

NGN
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:

Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Mozilla Thunderbird
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 12 (44.44%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 19 (70.37%) VoIP
2 15 (55.56%) VoLTE
3 14 (51.85%) 3G
3 14 (51.85%) 4G
4 12 (44.44%) 5G
4 12 (44.44%) Radio Access Network
5 10 (37.04%) Value-Added Service
6 5 (18.52%) LAN
6 5 (18.52%) LTE
7 4 (14.81%) Broadband
8 3 (11.11%) DHCP
8 3 (11.11%) DNS
8 3 (11.11%) Intelligent Network
8 3 (11.11%) MGW
8 3 (11.11%) SS7
9 2 (7.41%) Converged Networks
9 2 (7.41%) DKIM
9 2 (7.41%) DMARC
9 2 (7.41%) IMAP
9 2 (7.41%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (44.44%) Big Data
General
1 24 (88.89%) Telecoms
2 12 (44.44%) Marketing
3 2 (7.41%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 4 (14.81%) Analyst
2 3 (11.11%) Consultant
2 3 (11.11%) Core Network Engineer
2 3 (11.11%) Network Engineer
2 3 (11.11%) Presales Consultant
2 3 (11.11%) VoLTE Consultant
3 2 (7.41%) Deployment Engineer
3 2 (7.41%) IT Analyst
3 2 (7.41%) Operations Analyst
3 2 (7.41%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (7.41%) Technical Engineer
3 2 (7.41%) Technical Operations Analyst
3 2 (7.41%) Telecoms Analyst
4 1 (3.70%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (3.70%) 2nd Line Technical Support
4 1 (3.70%) Technical Support
4 1 (3.70%) Unified Communications Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) VoIP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) J2EE
2 2 (7.41%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (44.44%) Computer Science
1 12 (44.44%) Internet of Things
1 12 (44.44%) IPTV
2 2 (7.41%) Handset
2 2 (7.41%) IVR
3 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.81%) Linux
1 4 (14.81%) Windows
2 2 (7.41%) Android
2 2 (7.41%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (70.37%) Presales
2 12 (44.44%) Analytics
2 12 (44.44%) Business Development
2 12 (44.44%) Customer Engagement
3 4 (14.81%) Fault Management
4 3 (11.11%) ITIL
4 3 (11.11%) Network Architecture
4 3 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (7.41%) Asset Management
5 2 (7.41%) CRM
5 2 (7.41%) Fault Analysis
5 2 (7.41%) High Availability
5 2 (7.41%) Incident Management
5 2 (7.41%) Network Design
5 2 (7.41%) Project Management
5 2 (7.41%) Release Management
5 2 (7.41%) Service Delivery
5 2 (7.41%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (7.41%) Validation
5 2 (7.41%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.11%) Java
2 2 (7.41%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (66.67%) Degree
2 3 (11.11%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) CCNA
3 1 (3.70%) CCNP
3 1 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.70%) MCSA
3 1 (3.70%) MCSE
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (11.11%) Cisco
1 3 (11.11%) Ericsson
1 3 (11.11%) Nokia
1 3 (11.11%) Nortel
1 3 (11.11%) Openreach
2 2 (7.41%) Avaya
2 2 (7.41%) BT
2 2 (7.41%) HP
2 2 (7.41%) Mitel
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle
2 2 (7.41%) VMware
3 1 (3.70%) Veeam
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