The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for 3G skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited 3G over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
3G
London / City of London
Rank 222 258 305
Rank change year-on-year +36 +47  
Permanent jobs citing 3G 1 16 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.020% 0.23% 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.12% 1.54% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1 16 11
Median salary £47,500 £46,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.15% +3.33%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £47,500 £37,475
% change year-on-year -15.78% +26.75%  

3G 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 the City of London with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 844 1038 2016
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 16.63% 14.65% 19.73%
Number of salaries quoted 797 908 1687
Median salary £47,500 £52,500 £53,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.52% -0.94%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £32,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

3G
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing 3G as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for 3G in the City of London

3G
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing 3G in the City of London.

Salary trend for 3G in the City of London

3G
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, 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 City of London region with a requirement for 3G.

1 5 (71.43%) SQL
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle
2 4 (57.14%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) 4G
3 3 (42.86%) Matrix Management
3 3 (42.86%) Integration Testing
3 3 (42.86%) LAN
3 3 (42.86%) WAN
3 3 (42.86%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (42.86%) Finance
3 3 (42.86%) Migration
3 3 (42.86%) Retail
4 2 (28.57%) Billing
4 2 (28.57%) Tcl
4 2 (28.57%) PeopleSoft
4 2 (28.57%) XML
4 2 (28.57%) ITIL
4 2 (28.57%) Unix
4 2 (28.57%) Java
4 2 (28.57%) Perl
4 2 (28.57%) Python
4 2 (28.57%) CRM
4 2 (28.57%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (28.57%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (28.57%) CSG Singleview
4 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
4 2 (28.57%) PeopleSoft CRM
4 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (28.57%) Ruby
4 2 (28.57%) BODI

3G
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) CSG Singleview
1 2 (28.57%) PeopleSoft CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) 4G
2 3 (42.86%) LAN
2 3 (42.86%) WAN
2 3 (42.86%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (14.29%) BGP
3 1 (14.29%) DSL
3 1 (14.29%) Firewall
3 1 (14.29%) GSM
3 1 (14.29%) Internet
3 1 (14.29%) IPsec
3 1 (14.29%) IPv4
3 1 (14.29%) IPv6
3 1 (14.29%) L2TP
3 1 (14.29%) MPLS
3 1 (14.29%) OSPF
3 1 (14.29%) PABX
3 1 (14.29%) SNMP
3 1 (14.29%) VLAN
3 1 (14.29%) VPN
3 1 (14.29%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) BODI
1 2 (28.57%) BusinessObjects
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
1 3 (42.86%) Retail
2 2 (28.57%) Billing
2 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Applications Support
2 2 (28.57%) Applications Support Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Programme Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Programme Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) C Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C/C++ Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C/C++ Software Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C++ Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Senior C Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Telecoms Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Telecoms Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Unix
3 1 (14.29%) CentOS
3 1 (14.29%) Windows
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 10
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Integration Testing
1 3 (42.86%) Matrix Management
1 3 (42.86%) Migration
2 2 (28.57%) CRM
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) System Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Multithreading
3 1 (14.29%) Time Management
3 1 (14.29%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) Perl
2 2 (28.57%) Python
2 2 (28.57%) Ruby
2 2 (28.57%) Tcl
3 1 (14.29%) C
3 1 (14.29%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (14.29%) CCNP
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) KVM
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Ansible
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (14.29%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (14.29%) Aerohive Networks
3 1 (14.29%) Avaya
3 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco
3 1 (14.29%) Cyberoam
3 1 (14.29%) Draytek
3 1 (14.29%) Fortinet
3 1 (14.29%) HP
3 1 (14.29%) Juniper
3 1 (14.29%) Meraki
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
3 1 (14.29%) SonicWALL
3 1 (14.29%) VMware