Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for 3G skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited 3G over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3G
UK > England
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1026 983 971
Rank change year-on-year -43 -12 -250
Permanent jobs citing 3G 137 224 323
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.081% 0.13% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.52% 0.74% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 115 167 233
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £25,600 £22,650 £26,250
90th Percentile £73,550 £76,250 £68,750
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

3G 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 England with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 26531 30402 34594
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 15.72% 17.03% 16.81%
Number of salaries quoted 21596 25068 28794
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £72,000
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

3G
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing 3G as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for 3G in England

3G
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for 3G in England

3G
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing 3G in England over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for 3G in England

3G
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 3G within the England region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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
London -25 45 £45,000 -18.18% 2
South East -20 34 £45,000 - 3
East of England +22 19 £53,500 -0.47% 1
North of England +32 17 £24,500 - 2
Yorkshire - 13 £24,500 -
Midlands +31 12 £35,000 -
South West +14 10 £45,250 +96.74% 1
East Midlands +26 6 £27,500 -21.43%
West Midlands +20 6 £35,250 +85.53%
North West -16 4 £35,000 - 2
3G
UK

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

1 89 (64.96%) 4G
2 63 (45.99%) Telecoms
3 53 (38.69%) Wireless
4 43 (31.39%) Linux
5 39 (28.47%) Wi-Fi
6 34 (24.82%) Cisco
7 33 (24.09%) C
8 32 (23.36%) Firewall
9 31 (22.63%) LTE
10 27 (19.71%) Python
11 24 (17.52%) LAN
12 23 (16.79%) WAN
13 21 (15.33%) DNS
13 21 (15.33%) Cisco Certification
13 21 (15.33%) C++
13 21 (15.33%) 2G
14 20 (14.60%) ADSL
14 20 (14.60%) Data Centre
15 19 (13.87%) Windows
15 19 (13.87%) Active Directory
15 19 (13.87%) DHCP
15 19 (13.87%) MPLS
16 18 (13.14%) Management Information System
16 18 (13.14%) Ethernet
16 18 (13.14%) SLA
16 18 (13.14%) Microsoft
16 18 (13.14%) Network Design
17 17 (12.41%) SolarWinds
17 17 (12.41%) Embedded Linux
17 17 (12.41%) Java

3G
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Applications
1 11 (8.03%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.73%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.73%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.73%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.46%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.19%) Office 365
3 2 (1.46%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 89 (64.96%) 4G
2 53 (38.69%) Wireless
3 39 (28.47%) Wi-Fi
4 32 (23.36%) Firewall
5 31 (22.63%) LTE
6 24 (17.52%) LAN
7 23 (16.79%) WAN
8 21 (15.33%) 2G
8 21 (15.33%) DNS
9 20 (14.60%) ADSL
10 19 (13.87%) DHCP
10 19 (13.87%) MPLS
11 18 (13.14%) Ethernet
12 16 (11.68%) TCP/IP
13 15 (10.95%) BGP
13 15 (10.95%) DSL
13 15 (10.95%) IPsec
14 14 (10.22%) Junos
14 14 (10.22%) OSPF
14 14 (10.22%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.46%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 6 (4.38%) JIRA
2 5 (3.65%) gulp
3 2 (1.46%) Bitbucket
General
1 63 (45.99%) Telecoms
2 10 (7.30%) Finance
3 7 (5.11%) Billing
3 7 (5.11%) Law
4 5 (3.65%) Electronics
5 4 (2.92%) Games
6 3 (2.19%) Banking
7 1 (0.73%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (17.52%) Network Engineer
2 14 (10.22%) Analyst
2 14 (10.22%) Senior Network Engineer
3 13 (9.49%) Software Engineer
4 12 (8.76%) Test Engineer
5 11 (8.03%) Integration Engineer
5 11 (8.03%) Senior Software Engineer
6 10 (7.30%) Juniper Engineer
6 10 (7.30%) Python Software Engineer
6 10 (7.30%) Support Analyst
6 10 (7.30%) Telecoms Manager
7 8 (5.84%) Product Manager
7 8 (5.84%) Service Manager
8 7 (5.11%) Developer
8 7 (5.11%) Graduate
9 6 (4.38%) C Developer
9 6 (4.38%) Linux Engineer
9 6 (4.38%) Security Engineer
9 6 (4.38%) Software Developer
9 6 (4.38%) Telecoms Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (8.03%) 802.1X
2 10 (7.30%) Yocto
3 5 (3.65%) .NET
3 5 (3.65%) AngularJS
3 5 (3.65%) ASP.NET
3 5 (3.65%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (3.65%) CSS
3 5 (3.65%) HTML
3 5 (3.65%) jQuery
3 5 (3.65%) Node.js
3 5 (3.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 4 (2.92%) Angular 2
4 4 (2.92%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (2.19%) Middleware
5 3 (2.19%) XMPP
6 1 (0.73%) JMS
6 1 (0.73%) SOAP
6 1 (0.73%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (14.60%) Data Centre
2 18 (13.14%) Management Information System
3 13 (9.49%) PKI
4 11 (8.03%) Computer Science
5 7 (5.11%) CCTV
6 6 (4.38%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (3.65%) Blackberry
7 5 (3.65%) Smartphone
8 4 (2.92%) Chip and PIN
8 4 (2.92%) Contactless
8 4 (2.92%) Internet of Things
9 3 (2.19%) Handset
10 2 (1.46%) Algorithms
10 2 (1.46%) Embedded Systems
10 2 (1.46%) Fat Client
10 2 (1.46%) iPhone
10 2 (1.46%) PMI
10 2 (1.46%) Raspberry Pi
10 2 (1.46%) Thin Client
11 1 (0.73%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 43 (31.39%) Linux
2 19 (13.87%) Windows
3 17 (12.41%) Embedded Linux
4 16 (11.68%) Android
5 14 (10.22%) Windows 7
6 10 (7.30%) Windows Server
7 9 (6.57%) Unix
7 9 (6.57%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (5.84%) Windows 10
9 7 (5.11%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (2.92%) Apple iOS
10 4 (2.92%) VMS
11 3 (2.19%) Windows 8
11 3 (2.19%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.73%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.73%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (13.14%) Network Design
2 14 (10.22%) Operations Management
3 13 (9.49%) Information Management
3 13 (9.49%) ITIL
3 13 (9.49%) Load Balancing
3 13 (9.49%) Software Engineering
4 12 (8.76%) Project Management
5 11 (8.03%) Adaptive Security
5 11 (8.03%) Change Control
6 10 (7.30%) Multithreaded Programming
6 10 (7.30%) Multithreading
7 9 (6.57%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (6.57%) Presales
7 9 (6.57%) WAN Optimisation
8 8 (5.84%) Integration Testing
8 8 (5.84%) Kalman Filter
8 8 (5.84%) Mathematics
8 8 (5.84%) Open Source
8 8 (5.84%) Web Filtering
9 7 (5.11%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 33 (24.09%) C
2 27 (19.71%) Python
3 21 (15.33%) C++
4 17 (12.41%) Java
5 10 (7.30%) JavaScript
6 8 (5.84%) Perl
7 7 (5.11%) C#
7 7 (5.11%) SQL
8 6 (4.38%) Bash Shell
9 5 (3.65%) TypeScript
10 2 (1.46%) Embedded C
10 2 (1.46%) R
11 1 (0.73%) Lua
11 1 (0.73%) Ruby
11 1 (0.73%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 21 (15.33%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (11.68%) Degree
3 11 (8.03%) CCNP
4 7 (5.11%) CCIE
5 5 (3.65%) CCNA
6 4 (2.92%) CCSA
7 2 (1.46%) PMI Certification
7 2 (1.46%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.46%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.73%) CWNA
8 1 (0.73%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (13.14%) SLA
2 6 (4.38%) QA
3 2 (1.46%) DO-178B
4 1 (0.73%) PMO
System Software
1 19 (13.87%) Active Directory
2 5 (3.65%) Terminal Services
3 4 (2.92%) XenApp
4 3 (2.19%) Firmware
4 3 (2.19%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (2.19%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (1.46%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 11 (8.03%) Cisco Prime
1 11 (8.03%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (0.73%) FortiGate
2 1 (0.73%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 34 (24.82%) Cisco
2 18 (13.14%) Microsoft
3 17 (12.41%) SolarWinds
4 16 (11.68%) Juniper
5 15 (10.95%) F5
6 14 (10.22%) Citrix
7 12 (8.76%) HP
8 11 (8.03%) Barracuda Networks
8 11 (8.03%) Palo Alto
9 8 (5.84%) Aruba
9 8 (5.84%) Forcepoint
9 8 (5.84%) Meraki
9 8 (5.84%) Sophos
10 7 (5.11%) Apple
10 7 (5.11%) Polycom
11 5 (3.65%) McAfee
12 4 (2.92%) Avaya
12 4 (2.92%) Google
13 3 (2.19%) Capita
13 3 (2.19%) IBM