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 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Next Generation Network (NGN)
Rank 846 937 952
Rank change year-on-year
+91 +15
Permanent jobs citing NGN 19 32 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.021% 0.030% 0.030%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.12% 0.18% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 16 14 14
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,430 £33,649 £25,800
10% offered a salary of more than £107,500 £110,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £75,000 £45,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+66.66% +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
15418 17809 20680
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.26% 16.59% 17.99%
Number of salaries quoted 12480 14717 16648
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,400 £65,000 £70,000
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 3 December 2016 within the UK.

NGN Salary Histogram in the UK

NGN
Top 12 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 3 December 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 +61 19 £40,000 -11.11% 4
London +50 8 £34,359 -49.09%
South East +75 4 £110,000 - 1
Kingston Upon Thames 0 4 £34,359 +2.11%
Birmingham - 4 £42,500 -
West Midlands - 4 £42,500 - 1
Berkshire +47 3 £112,500 - 1
East of England - 3 £105,000 -
Hertfordshire - 3 £105,000 -
Slough - 2 £112,500 -
Aylesbury - 1 £40,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £40,000 -

NGN
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 21 (67.74%) Telecoms
2 18 (58.06%) Presales
3 17 (54.84%) VoIP
4 14 (45.16%) 3G
4 14 (45.16%) 4G
5 13 (41.94%) Degree
6 12 (38.71%) Computer Science
6 12 (38.71%) Marketing
6 12 (38.71%) Business Development
6 12 (38.71%) IPTV
6 12 (38.71%) Cloud Computing
6 12 (38.71%) Customer Engagement
6 12 (38.71%) Radio Access Network
6 12 (38.71%) Big Data
6 12 (38.71%) Analytics
6 12 (38.71%) VoLTE
6 12 (38.71%) Internet of Things
6 12 (38.71%) 5G
6 12 (38.71%) Firewall
7 11 (35.48%) LAN
8 10 (32.26%) Cisco
8 10 (32.26%) Value-Added Service
8 10 (32.26%) Network Security
9 8 (25.81%) OSPF
10 7 (22.58%) DNS
10 7 (22.58%) WAN
10 7 (22.58%) DHCP
11 6 (19.35%) TCP/IP
11 6 (19.35%) VPN
11 6 (19.35%) WLAN

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 (6.45%) Mozilla Thunderbird
Cloud Services
1 12 (38.71%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (9.68%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (54.84%) VoIP
2 14 (45.16%) 3G
2 14 (45.16%) 4G
3 12 (38.71%) 5G
3 12 (38.71%) Firewall
3 12 (38.71%) Radio Access Network
3 12 (38.71%) VoLTE
4 11 (35.48%) LAN
5 10 (32.26%) Network Security
5 10 (32.26%) Value-Added Service
6 8 (25.81%) OSPF
7 7 (22.58%) DHCP
7 7 (22.58%) DNS
7 7 (22.58%) WAN
8 6 (19.35%) IP Telephony
8 6 (19.35%) TCP/IP
8 6 (19.35%) VPN
8 6 (19.35%) VRRP
8 6 (19.35%) WLAN
9 4 (12.90%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (38.71%) Big Data
General
1 21 (67.74%) Telecoms
2 12 (38.71%) Marketing
3 3 (9.68%) Retail
4 2 (6.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (19.35%) Analyst
2 5 (16.13%) Network Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) IT Analyst
3 4 (12.90%) IT Security Analyst
3 4 (12.90%) Network Security Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) Security Analyst
3 4 (12.90%) Security Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Head of Infrastructure
5 2 (6.45%) Deployment Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Operations Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Technical Operations Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (3.23%) 2nd Line Technical Support
6 1 (3.23%) Core Network Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Technical Support
6 1 (3.23%) Unified Communications Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) VoIP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.68%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (38.71%) Computer Science
1 12 (38.71%) Internet of Things
1 12 (38.71%) IPTV
2 5 (16.13%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.45%) Handset
3 2 (6.45%) Statistics
4 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (19.35%) Linux
2 2 (6.45%) Android
2 2 (6.45%) Mac OS
2 2 (6.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (58.06%) Presales
2 12 (38.71%) Analytics
2 12 (38.71%) Business Development
2 12 (38.71%) Customer Engagement
3 4 (12.90%) Cybersecurity
3 4 (12.90%) Data Protection
3 4 (12.90%) Fault Management
3 4 (12.90%) Information Security
4 3 (9.68%) Network Design
4 3 (9.68%) Network Management
4 3 (9.68%) People Management
5 2 (6.45%) CRM
5 2 (6.45%) Deep Packet Inspection
5 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Management
5 2 (6.45%) Project Management
5 2 (6.45%) Security Architecture
5 2 (6.45%) Service Delivery
5 2 (6.45%) Validation
6 1 (3.23%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 13 (41.94%) Degree
2 5 (16.13%) CCNP
2 5 (16.13%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (6.45%) CISM
3 2 (6.45%) CISSP
4 1 (3.23%) CCNA
4 1 (3.23%) MCSA
4 1 (3.23%) MCSE
4 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (12.90%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.23%) SLA
Vendors
1 10 (32.26%) Cisco
2 6 (19.35%) Palo Alto
3 4 (12.90%) Aerohive Networks
3 4 (12.90%) Aruba
3 4 (12.90%) CheckPoint
3 4 (12.90%) Extreme Networks
3 4 (12.90%) Fortinet
3 4 (12.90%) Huawei
3 4 (12.90%) Meraki
3 4 (12.90%) Sourcefire
4 3 (9.68%) HP
4 3 (9.68%) Openreach
5 2 (6.45%) BT
6 1 (3.23%) Ericsson
6 1 (3.23%) Nokia
6 1 (3.23%) Nortel
6 1 (3.23%) Veeam
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