The table below looks at the statistics for 3G skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 3G over the 3 months to 2 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
3G
Rank 227 219 203
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -16
Permanent jobs citing 3G 12 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.19% 0.11% 0.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.24% 0.76% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 12 6 3
Median salary £50,000 £22,250 £19,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+124.71% +17.10%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £37,475 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+33.42% -11.82%
3G
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Communications & Networking Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
968 794 773
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.55% 14.70% 15.48%
Number of salaries quoted 744 673 668
Median salary £42,500 £35,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+19.71% +1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

3G
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing 3G as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

3G Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

3G
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing 3G across the West Midlands region.

3G Salary Trend in the West Midlands

3G
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing 3G across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016.

3G Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

3G
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 3G within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 2 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
Birmingham -13 12 £50,000 +124.71%
3G
England

3G
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for 3G.

1 20 (80.00%) Juniper
1 20 (80.00%) 4G
2 18 (72.00%) TCP/IP
3 17 (68.00%) VPN
3 17 (68.00%) ATM
3 17 (68.00%) Packet Switching
3 17 (68.00%) SDH
3 17 (68.00%) Ericsson
3 17 (68.00%) Ethernet
3 17 (68.00%) SONET
3 17 (68.00%) MPLS
3 17 (68.00%) OSPF
3 17 (68.00%) BGP
3 17 (68.00%) RSVP
3 17 (68.00%) SS7
3 17 (68.00%) VRRP
3 17 (68.00%) Frame Relay
3 17 (68.00%) Telecoms
3 17 (68.00%) Redback
3 17 (68.00%) Network Design
3 17 (68.00%) GGSN
3 17 (68.00%) SGSN
3 17 (68.00%) HSRP
3 17 (68.00%) VoLTE
3 17 (68.00%) Network Architecture
3 17 (68.00%) VoWiFi
4 6 (24.00%) Windows
5 4 (16.00%) Cisco
5 4 (16.00%) Blackberry
6 3 (12.00%) HP

3G
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (4.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Dynamics GP
Communications & Networking
1 20 (80.00%) 4G
2 18 (72.00%) TCP/IP
3 17 (68.00%) ATM
3 17 (68.00%) BGP
3 17 (68.00%) Ethernet
3 17 (68.00%) Frame Relay
3 17 (68.00%) GGSN
3 17 (68.00%) HSRP
3 17 (68.00%) MPLS
3 17 (68.00%) OSPF
3 17 (68.00%) Packet Switching
3 17 (68.00%) RSVP
3 17 (68.00%) SDH
3 17 (68.00%) SGSN
3 17 (68.00%) SONET
3 17 (68.00%) SS7
3 17 (68.00%) VoLTE
3 17 (68.00%) VoWiFi
3 17 (68.00%) VPN
3 17 (68.00%) VRRP
General
1 17 (68.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (12.00%) Retail
3 1 (4.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (68.00%) Design Engineer
1 17 (68.00%) Ericsson Engineer
1 17 (68.00%) Implementation Engineer
2 3 (12.00%) Developer
2 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Project Leader
2 3 (12.00%) Project Engineer
2 3 (12.00%) Project Leader
2 3 (12.00%) Software Developer
3 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) IT Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) IT Project Leader
4 1 (4.00%) Applications Developer
4 1 (4.00%) Implementation Manager
4 1 (4.00%) Implementation Project Manager
4 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (4.00%) IT Infrastructure Team Leader
4 1 (4.00%) Lead Project Manager
4 1 (4.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Blackberry
2 3 (12.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (12.00%) EPoS
2 3 (12.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (12.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 6 (24.00%) Windows
2 3 (12.00%) Android
2 3 (12.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (12.00%) Linux
2 3 (12.00%) Windows Phone
2 3 (12.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (68.00%) Network Architecture
1 17 (68.00%) Network Design
2 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (12.00%) Budget Control
2 3 (12.00%) Reverse Engineering
3 2 (8.00%) Project Planning
4 1 (4.00%) Business Continuity
4 1 (4.00%) CRM
4 1 (4.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (4.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.00%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 20 (80.00%) Juniper
2 17 (68.00%) Ericsson
2 17 (68.00%) Redback
3 4 (16.00%) Cisco
4 3 (12.00%) HP
4 3 (12.00%) VMware
5 2 (8.00%) IBM
5 2 (8.00%) NetApp
6 1 (4.00%) Kofax
6 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
6 1 (4.00%) Siebel
6 1 (4.00%) Veritas