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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Next Generation Network (NGN)
UK
Rank 833 904 919
Rank change year-on-year
+71 +15
Permanent jobs citing NGN 12 43 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.043% 0.023%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.085% 0.26% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 11 16 8
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,359 £33,649 £21,900
10% offered a salary of more than £105,000 £110,000 £75,500
UK excluding London median salary £105,000 £45,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+133.33% +50.00%

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
14078 16773 18893
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.77% 16.75% 18.00%
Number of salaries quoted 11489 13935 15340
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%

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 19 January 2017 within the UK.

NGN Salary Histogram in the UK

NGN
Top 7 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 19 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 +36 12 £45,000 - 4
London +28 7 £34,359 -32.06%
East of England +22 4 £105,000 +55.55%
Kingston Upon Thames +10 4 £34,359 +2.11%
Hertfordshire - 4 £105,000 -
Birmingham - 1 £45,000 -
West Midlands - 1 £45,000 -

NGN
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 23 (62.16%) Telecoms
2 19 (51.35%) Presales
3 18 (48.65%) VoIP
4 16 (43.24%) Degree
5 15 (40.54%) Cisco
6 14 (37.84%) LAN
6 14 (37.84%) Firewall
6 14 (37.84%) 3G
6 14 (37.84%) 4G
7 12 (32.43%) Radio Access Network
7 12 (32.43%) Big Data
7 12 (32.43%) Analytics
7 12 (32.43%) VoLTE
7 12 (32.43%) Internet of Things
7 12 (32.43%) Cloud Computing
7 12 (32.43%) Customer Engagement
7 12 (32.43%) Computer Science
7 12 (32.43%) IPTV
7 12 (32.43%) Marketing
7 12 (32.43%) Business Development
7 12 (32.43%) 5G
8 10 (27.03%) Value-Added Service
8 10 (27.03%) Data Centre
8 10 (27.03%) Network Security
9 9 (24.32%) OSPF
9 9 (24.32%) WAN
10 8 (21.62%) Network Design
11 7 (18.92%) Retail
11 7 (18.92%) IP Telephony
11 7 (18.92%) DHCP

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.41%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Mozilla Thunderbird
2 1 (2.70%) MS Office
2 1 (2.70%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 12 (32.43%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (16.22%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (48.65%) VoIP
2 14 (37.84%) 3G
2 14 (37.84%) 4G
2 14 (37.84%) Firewall
2 14 (37.84%) LAN
3 12 (32.43%) 5G
3 12 (32.43%) Radio Access Network
3 12 (32.43%) VoLTE
4 10 (27.03%) Network Security
4 10 (27.03%) Value-Added Service
5 9 (24.32%) OSPF
5 9 (24.32%) WAN
6 7 (18.92%) DHCP
6 7 (18.92%) DNS
6 7 (18.92%) IP Telephony
6 7 (18.92%) VRRP
7 6 (16.22%) TCP/IP
7 6 (16.22%) VPN
7 6 (16.22%) WLAN
8 5 (13.51%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (32.43%) Big Data
General
1 23 (62.16%) Telecoms
2 12 (32.43%) Marketing
3 7 (18.92%) Retail
4 3 (8.11%) Finance
5 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (16.22%) Analyst
1 6 (16.22%) Head of Infrastructure
2 5 (13.51%) Network Engineer
3 4 (10.81%) IT Analyst
3 4 (10.81%) IT Security Analyst
3 4 (10.81%) Network Security Engineer
3 4 (10.81%) Security Analyst
3 4 (10.81%) Security Engineer
4 2 (5.41%) Architect
4 2 (5.41%) Deployment Engineer
4 2 (5.41%) Network Architect
4 2 (5.41%) Operations Analyst
4 2 (5.41%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (5.41%) Technical Operations Analyst
4 2 (5.41%) VoIP Engineer
5 1 (2.70%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (2.70%) Core Network Engineer
5 1 (2.70%) Senior Architect
5 1 (2.70%) Technical Support
5 1 (2.70%) Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (16.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (32.43%) Computer Science
1 12 (32.43%) Internet of Things
1 12 (32.43%) IPTV
2 10 (27.03%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.41%) Handset
3 2 (5.41%) Statistics
4 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.22%) Linux
2 2 (5.41%) Android
2 2 (5.41%) Mac OS
2 2 (5.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (51.35%) Presales
2 12 (32.43%) Analytics
2 12 (32.43%) Business Development
2 12 (32.43%) Customer Engagement
3 8 (21.62%) Network Design
4 6 (16.22%) Network Management
4 6 (16.22%) People Management
5 5 (13.51%) Fault Management
6 4 (10.81%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (10.81%) Data Protection
6 4 (10.81%) Information Security
7 3 (8.11%) CRM
7 3 (8.11%) Project Management
7 3 (8.11%) Service Delivery
7 3 (8.11%) Validation
8 2 (5.41%) Deep Packet Inspection
8 2 (5.41%) High Availability
8 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Management
8 2 (5.41%) Network Architecture
8 2 (5.41%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.70%) Perl
1 1 (2.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 16 (43.24%) Degree
2 7 (18.92%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (16.22%) CCNP
4 2 (5.41%) CCIE
4 2 (5.41%) CISM
4 2 (5.41%) CISSP
4 2 (5.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (2.70%) CCNA
5 1 (2.70%) MCSA
5 1 (2.70%) MCSE
5 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (10.81%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 15 (40.54%) Cisco
2 6 (16.22%) HP
2 6 (16.22%) Palo Alto
3 4 (10.81%) Aerohive Networks
3 4 (10.81%) Aruba
3 4 (10.81%) CheckPoint
3 4 (10.81%) Extreme Networks
3 4 (10.81%) Fortinet
3 4 (10.81%) Huawei
3 4 (10.81%) Meraki
3 4 (10.81%) Sourcefire
4 3 (8.11%) Openreach
5 2 (5.41%) BT
5 2 (5.41%) VMware
6 1 (2.70%) Ericsson
6 1 (2.70%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.70%) Nokia
6 1 (2.70%) Nortel
6 1 (2.70%) Veeam
Bristol
IQ Telecom
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, 25 days
Posted: 14 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago