Period
to 7 December 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for 2G skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited 2G over the 6 months to 7 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

2G
England > East of England
6 months to
7 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 238 322 361
Rank change year-on-year +84 +39 +13
Permanent jobs citing 2G 24 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.36% 0.060% 0.008%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.77% 0.31% 0.044%
Number of salaries quoted 20 9 1
East of England median annual salary £35,000 £45,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.22% -30.77% +20.93%
10th Percentile £27,500 £45,000 £62,500
90th Percentile £56,250 £61,250 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% +12.50% +14.29%

2G is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1,355 1,934 2,258
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 20.52% 19.40% 18.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1,022 1,359 1,868
East of England median annual salary £43,750 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.78% - -
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

2G
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing 2G as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for 2G in the East of England

2G
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for 2G in the East of England

2G
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing 2G in the East of England over the 6 months to 7 December 2019.

Salary histogram for 2G in the East of England

2G
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 2G within the East of England region over the 6 months to 7 December 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +71 18 £33,750 -41.30%
Cambridgeshire - 5 £52,500 - 1
Suffolk - 1 £60,000 -
2G
England

For the 6 months to 7 December 2019, IT jobs citing 2G also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for 2G.

1 24 (100.00%) 3G
1 24 (100.00%) 4G
2 18 (75.00%) 5G
3 17 (70.83%) Wi-Fi
4 16 (66.67%) 2.5G
4 16 (66.67%) Cisco
5 12 (50.00%) Windows
5 12 (50.00%) Linux
5 12 (50.00%) Red Hat
6 10 (41.67%) Degree
7 8 (33.33%) Computer Science
7 8 (33.33%) Ubuntu
7 8 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (33.33%) Windows 7
7 8 (33.33%) Windows 10
7 8 (33.33%) CCNP
7 8 (33.33%) HP
7 8 (33.33%) Dell
7 8 (33.33%) Intel
7 8 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (33.33%) SharePoint
8 7 (29.17%) Microsoft Office
8 7 (29.17%) DNS
8 7 (29.17%) Office 365
9 6 (25.00%) ISMS
9 6 (25.00%) LTE
9 6 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 6 (25.00%) SNMP
9 6 (25.00%) VPN
9 6 (25.00%) Information Security

2G
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 8 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (29.17%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (16.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 7 (29.17%) Office 365
2 4 (16.67%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (100.00%) 3G
1 24 (100.00%) 4G
2 18 (75.00%) 5G
3 17 (70.83%) Wi-Fi
4 16 (66.67%) 2.5G
5 7 (29.17%) DNS
6 6 (25.00%) LTE
6 6 (25.00%) SNMP
6 6 (25.00%) VPN
7 5 (20.83%) Bluetooth
7 5 (20.83%) GPRS
7 5 (20.83%) GSM
7 5 (20.83%) UMTS
7 5 (20.83%) Wireless
8 1 (4.17%) 3GPP
8 1 (4.17%) GGSN
8 1 (4.17%) Radio Access Network
8 1 (4.17%) SGSN
8 1 (4.17%) SS7
8 1 (4.17%) UTRAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) FileMaker
General
1 5 (20.83%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 5 (20.83%) Requirements Engineer
2 5 (20.83%) Systems Engineer
2 5 (20.83%) Wireless Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) IT Support
3 4 (16.67%) IT Support Specialist
3 4 (16.67%) Linux Support
3 4 (16.67%) Support Specialist
4 3 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Network Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Network Support
5 2 (8.33%) Administrator
5 2 (8.33%) Business Development Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Business Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Development Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (8.33%) Linux Support Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Network Support Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Technical Support
5 2 (8.33%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 5 (20.83%) Handset
3 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (8.33%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (8.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 12 (50.00%) Linux
1 12 (50.00%) Windows
2 8 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 8 (33.33%) Ubuntu
2 8 (33.33%) Windows 10
2 8 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 4 (16.67%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 6 (25.00%) Information Security
2 6 (25.00%) Information Security Management
2 6 (25.00%) ISMS
2 6 (25.00%) Security Management
3 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (20.83%) Requirements Engineering
3 5 (20.83%) Requirements Management
3 5 (20.83%) Use Case
3 5 (20.83%) User Stories
3 5 (20.83%) Validation
4 4 (16.67%) Analytics
4 4 (16.67%) Data Management
5 2 (8.33%) Business Development
5 2 (8.33%) Coaching
5 2 (8.33%) Matrix Organization
5 2 (8.33%) Mentoring
5 2 (8.33%) People Management
5 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (4.17%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.17%) Bash Shell
1 1 (4.17%) C
1 1 (4.17%) Perl
Qualifications
1 10 (41.67%) Degree
2 8 (33.33%) CCNP
2 8 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (8.33%) CCNA
4 2 (8.33%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (20.83%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Netcool
1 1 (4.17%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 16 (66.67%) Cisco
2 12 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 8 (33.33%) Dell
3 8 (33.33%) HP
3 8 (33.33%) Intel
4 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
4 5 (20.83%) VMware
5 1 (4.17%) Huawei
5 1 (4.17%) Juniper
5 1 (4.17%) NetScout
5 1 (4.17%) Nokia
5 1 (4.17%) Remedy