The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
3G
England / East of England
Rank 233 262 261
Rank change year-on-year +29 -1  
Permanent jobs citing 3G 9 3 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.15% 0.041% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.91% 0.20% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 10
Median salary £27,500 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -50.00% +22.22%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £50,000 £37,450
% change year-on-year -20.00% +33.51%  

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 East of England with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 985 1473 1527
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 16.12% 20.01% 20.67%
Number of salaries quoted 748 1217 1171
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -4.49%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £67,000
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 East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England 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 East of England

3G
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for 3G in the East of England

3G
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing 3G in the East of England over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for 3G in the East of England

3G
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 3G within the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. 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 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
Hertfordshire +18 7 £27,500 -53.19%
Cambridgeshire +16 2 £45,000 +28.57%
3G
England

3G
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 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 East of England region with a requirement for 3G.

1 12 (75.00%) 4G
2 7 (43.75%) GSM
2 7 (43.75%) Telecoms
3 6 (37.50%) VoIP
3 6 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (31.25%) LTE
5 4 (25.00%) Draytek
5 4 (25.00%) Degree
5 4 (25.00%) MPLS
5 4 (25.00%) Validation
5 4 (25.00%) LAN
5 4 (25.00%) 3GPP
5 4 (25.00%) Broadband
5 4 (25.00%) WAN
5 4 (25.00%) WCDMA
5 4 (25.00%) Ethernet
5 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
5 4 (25.00%) ADSL
6 3 (18.75%) Bluetooth
6 3 (18.75%) PHP
6 3 (18.75%) 2G
6 3 (18.75%) EMC
6 3 (18.75%) Requirements Analysis
6 3 (18.75%) Feasibility Study
6 3 (18.75%) Schematic Capture
7 2 (12.50%) Radio Access Network
7 2 (12.50%) Time Management
7 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
7 2 (12.50%) ZigBee
7 2 (12.50%) Mathematics

3G
Top Related 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:

Communications & Networking
1 12 (75.00%) 4G
2 7 (43.75%) GSM
3 6 (37.50%) VoIP
4 5 (31.25%) LTE
5 4 (25.00%) 3GPP
5 4 (25.00%) ADSL
5 4 (25.00%) Broadband
5 4 (25.00%) Ethernet
5 4 (25.00%) LAN
5 4 (25.00%) MPLS
5 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
5 4 (25.00%) WAN
5 4 (25.00%) WCDMA
6 3 (18.75%) 2G
6 3 (18.75%) Bluetooth
7 2 (12.50%) Radio Access Network
7 2 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (12.50%) Wireless
7 2 (12.50%) WLAN
7 2 (12.50%) ZigBee
General
1 7 (43.75%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.25%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (18.75%) Design Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Network Specialist
2 3 (18.75%) RF Design Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) RF Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Senior Design Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Senior RF Design Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Senior RF Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) 3G Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Embedded Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) LTE Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Radio Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Real Time Embedded Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Real Time Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Real Time Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Real Time Software Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Software Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Wireless Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
1 1 (6.25%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
1 1 (6.25%) Nucleus RTOS
1 1 (6.25%) ThreadX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (25.00%) Validation
3 3 (18.75%) Feasibility Study
3 3 (18.75%) Requirements Analysis
3 3 (18.75%) Schematic Capture
4 2 (12.50%) Mathematics
4 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
4 2 (12.50%) Time Management
5 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (6.25%) Analytics
5 1 (6.25%) Coaching
5 1 (6.25%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (6.25%) Data Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) Data Analytics
5 1 (6.25%) Physics
5 1 (6.25%) Probability Theory
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) PHP
2 2 (12.50%) C
2 2 (12.50%) Python
3 1 (6.25%) C++
3 1 (6.25%) Embedded C
3 1 (6.25%) Java
3 1 (6.25%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) PhD
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Draytek
2 3 (18.75%) EMC