The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for 2G skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited 2G over the 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

2G
South East / Buckinghamshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 115 109 137
Rank change year-on-year -6 +28  
Permanent jobs citing 2G 1 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.069% 0.13% 0.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.36% 0.60% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £58,750 £48,000 £34,750
% change year-on-year +22.39% +38.12%  

2G is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Buckinghamshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 280 331 431
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 19.27% 21.92% 17.75%
Number of salaries quoted 198 269 334
Median salary £45,000 £46,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.22% -2.10%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

2G
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire citing 2G as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for 2G in Buckinghamshire

2G
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing 2G in Buckinghamshire.

Salary trend for 2G in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, IT jobs citing 2G 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for 2G.

1 5 (100.00%) GSM
1 5 (100.00%) UMTS
1 5 (100.00%) 3G
1 5 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 5 (100.00%) LTE
1 5 (100.00%) Radio Access Network
2 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (80.00%) Traffica
2 4 (80.00%) Network Performance Management
2 4 (80.00%) NSN NetAct
2 4 (80.00%) Performance Management
2 4 (80.00%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (80.00%) Netcool
2 4 (80.00%) Six Sigma
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (80.00%) GPRS
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) 4G

2G
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Traffica
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) 3G
1 5 (100.00%) GSM
1 5 (100.00%) LTE
1 5 (100.00%) Radio Access Network
1 5 (100.00%) UMTS
2 4 (80.00%) GPRS
3 1 (20.00%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) BusinessObjects
General
1 5 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Network Manager
1 4 (80.00%) Network Operations Manager
1 4 (80.00%) Network Performance Manager
1 4 (80.00%) Performance Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Design Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Principal Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Site Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) ITIL
1 4 (80.00%) Network Performance Management
1 4 (80.00%) Performance Management
1 4 (80.00%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) Netcool
1 4 (80.00%) NSN NetAct