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 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3G
UK / England
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 803 768 765
Rank change year-on-year -35 -3  
Permanent jobs citing 3G 64 137 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.076% 0.15% 0.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.47% 0.88% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 55 111 104
Median salary £45,000 £49,000 £40,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.16% +20.24%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £74,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £49,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year -8.16% +28.94%  

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 England with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 13705 15492 18155
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 16.30% 16.99% 17.47%
Number of salaries quoted 11203 12996 14876
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £68,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

3G
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 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 3 months to 26 June 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 3 months to 26 June 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
South East +13 26 £45,000 -4.25%
London +11 20 £45,000 -14.28% 8
Yorkshire -3 11 £24,750 -1.00% 1
East of England 0 4 £41,250 -25.00%
East Midlands - 2 £32,750 -
West Midlands +9 1 £26,500 -41.11%
North West - 1 £37,500 -
3G
UK

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 93 (64.58%) 4G
2 55 (38.19%) Telecoms
3 54 (37.50%) Linux
4 44 (30.56%) Cisco
5 42 (29.17%) Firewall
6 40 (27.78%) Wireless
7 37 (25.69%) Wi-Fi
8 36 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
8 36 (25.00%) MPLS
8 36 (25.00%) C
8 36 (25.00%) Degree
9 31 (21.53%) LTE
10 29 (20.14%) Windows
10 29 (20.14%) GSM
10 29 (20.14%) Juniper
10 29 (20.14%) Microsoft
11 28 (19.44%) TCP/IP
11 28 (19.44%) ITIL
11 28 (19.44%) C++
12 25 (17.36%) Microsoft Office
13 24 (16.67%) ADSL
13 24 (16.67%) BGP
14 23 (15.97%) CCNP
14 23 (15.97%) IPsec
15 22 (15.28%) Ethernet
16 21 (14.58%) DSL
16 21 (14.58%) OSPF
16 21 (14.58%) Data Centre
17 20 (13.89%) Cisco ASA
17 20 (13.89%) Network Design

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:

Application Platforms
1 8 (5.56%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.47%) IIS
3 4 (2.78%) CMS
3 4 (2.78%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (2.78%) WordPress
4 2 (1.39%) Apache
4 2 (1.39%) JBoss
Applications
1 25 (17.36%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (5.56%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (2.78%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.69%) Mozilla Thunderbird
Business Applications
1 4 (2.78%) Traffica
2 2 (1.39%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 93 (64.58%) 4G
2 42 (29.17%) Firewall
3 40 (27.78%) Wireless
4 37 (25.69%) Wi-Fi
5 36 (25.00%) MPLS
6 31 (21.53%) LTE
7 29 (20.14%) GSM
8 28 (19.44%) TCP/IP
9 24 (16.67%) ADSL
9 24 (16.67%) BGP
10 23 (15.97%) IPsec
11 22 (15.28%) Ethernet
12 21 (14.58%) DSL
12 21 (14.58%) OSPF
13 20 (13.89%) Cisco ASA
14 19 (13.19%) LAN
14 19 (13.19%) VPN
14 19 (13.19%) WAN
15 17 (11.81%) 2G
15 17 (11.81%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.78%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (2.08%) MySQL
3 2 (1.39%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (1.39%) JasperReports
3 2 (1.39%) RDBMS
3 2 (1.39%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.69%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.69%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.69%) Oracle Exadata
4 1 (0.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (2.78%) MSI
2 3 (2.08%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.39%) Eclipse
3 2 (1.39%) LabVIEW
3 2 (1.39%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (0.69%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.69%) Subversion
General
1 55 (38.19%) Telecoms
2 8 (5.56%) Games
3 6 (4.17%) Electronics
3 6 (4.17%) Finance
4 5 (3.47%) Billing
5 4 (2.78%) Banking
5 4 (2.78%) Law
5 4 (2.78%) Marketing
6 3 (2.08%) Military
7 2 (1.39%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.69%) Advertising
8 1 (0.69%) Automotive
8 1 (0.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 34 (23.61%) Network Engineer
2 21 (14.58%) Senior Network Engineer
3 17 (11.81%) Developer
4 16 (11.11%) Software Engineer
5 14 (9.72%) C++ Developer
6 12 (8.33%) Analyst
7 11 (7.64%) Juniper Engineer
8 10 (6.94%) Senior Software Engineer
8 10 (6.94%) Senior Support Engineer
8 10 (6.94%) Support Engineer
9 9 (6.25%) Linux Developer
10 8 (5.56%) Cisco Engineer
11 7 (4.86%) 2nd Line Support
11 7 (4.86%) 4G Engineer
11 7 (4.86%) Cisco Network Engineer
11 7 (4.86%) IT Analyst
11 7 (4.86%) IT Support
11 7 (4.86%) IT Support Analyst
11 7 (4.86%) Support Analyst
12 6 (4.17%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (11.11%) 802.1X
2 14 (9.72%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 6 (4.17%) HTML
4 5 (3.47%) Software Packaging
4 5 (3.47%) XML
5 2 (1.39%) .NET
5 2 (1.39%) CSS
5 2 (1.39%) JMS
5 2 (1.39%) SOAP
5 2 (1.39%) Web Services
6 1 (0.69%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.69%) JavaFX
6 1 (0.69%) jQuery
6 1 (0.69%) Middleware
6 1 (0.69%) REST
6 1 (0.69%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 21 (14.58%) Data Centre
2 18 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 15 (10.42%) Management Information System
4 11 (7.64%) PKI
5 7 (4.86%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (4.86%) Smartphone
6 5 (3.47%) iPhone
7 4 (2.78%) CCTV
7 4 (2.78%) Replication
8 3 (2.08%) Blackberry
8 3 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.39%) Clustering
9 2 (1.39%) Embedded Systems
9 2 (1.39%) Smart Energy
10 1 (0.69%) Contactless
Operating Systems
1 54 (37.50%) Linux
2 29 (20.14%) Windows
3 19 (13.19%) Windows Server
4 15 (10.42%) Android
4 15 (10.42%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (9.72%) Unix
6 13 (9.03%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (7.64%) Windows 7
7 11 (7.64%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (4.86%) CentOS
8 7 (4.86%) Embedded Linux
9 6 (4.17%) Apple iOS
10 4 (2.78%) Mac OS
10 4 (2.78%) Windows Phone
11 3 (2.08%) Windows 10
12 2 (1.39%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.69%) Nucleus RTOS
13 1 (0.69%) Oracle Linux
13 1 (0.69%) Solaris
13 1 (0.69%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (19.44%) ITIL
2 20 (13.89%) Network Design
3 19 (13.19%) Software Engineering
4 15 (10.42%) Information Management
5 14 (9.72%) Multithreading
6 13 (9.03%) Change Control
6 13 (9.03%) Operations Management
7 12 (8.33%) Network Monitoring
8 11 (7.64%) Load Balancing
8 11 (7.64%) Translating Business Requirements
8 11 (7.64%) WAN Optimisation
9 10 (6.94%) Project Management
10 8 (5.56%) Adaptive Security
11 7 (4.86%) Stakeholder Management
12 6 (4.17%) CRM
12 6 (4.17%) Mathematics
13 5 (3.47%) Performance Management
13 5 (3.47%) Presales
13 5 (3.47%) Test Automation
13 5 (3.47%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 36 (25.00%) C
2 28 (19.44%) C++
3 14 (9.72%) Java
4 11 (7.64%) SQL
5 9 (6.25%) Python
6 8 (5.56%) C#
6 8 (5.56%) Perl
7 6 (4.17%) JavaScript
8 5 (3.47%) Bash Shell
8 5 (3.47%) Embedded C
8 5 (3.47%) PowerShell
9 4 (2.78%) PHP
10 3 (2.08%) Ruby
10 3 (2.08%) Tcl
10 3 (2.08%) VB
11 2 (1.39%) VB6
12 1 (0.69%) Assembly Language
12 1 (0.69%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 36 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 36 (25.00%) Degree
2 23 (15.97%) CCNP
3 12 (8.33%) CCNA
4 8 (5.56%) CCSA
4 8 (5.56%) Computer Science Degree
5 7 (4.86%) CCNP Voice
5 7 (4.86%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (4.17%) CCIE
6 6 (4.17%) Security Cleared
7 4 (2.78%) A+ Certification
7 4 (2.78%) MCP
7 4 (2.78%) MCSA
7 4 (2.78%) MCSE
7 4 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (2.78%) SC Cleared
8 3 (2.08%) JNCIA
9 2 (1.39%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.69%) CCENT
10 1 (0.69%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (12.50%) SLA
2 2 (1.39%) Def Stans
3 1 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.69%) QA
System Software
1 19 (13.19%) Active Directory
2 16 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (9.72%) KVM
4 7 (4.86%) Firmware
4 7 (4.86%) Terminal Services
5 2 (1.39%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 2 (1.39%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.39%) XenApp
6 1 (0.69%) Squid
Systems Management
1 14 (9.72%) Ansible
1 14 (9.72%) Opscode Chef
1 14 (9.72%) Puppet
2 7 (4.86%) Cisco Prime
2 7 (4.86%) SolarWinds Orion
3 6 (4.17%) Cisco CUCM
4 4 (2.78%) FortiGate
4 4 (2.78%) Netcool
4 4 (2.78%) NSN NetAct
4 4 (2.78%) Sysprep
5 1 (0.69%) Cacti
5 1 (0.69%) OpenView
5 1 (0.69%) SCCM
5 1 (0.69%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 44 (30.56%) Cisco
2 29 (20.14%) Juniper
2 29 (20.14%) Microsoft
3 18 (12.50%) F5
4 16 (11.11%) HP
4 16 (11.11%) VMware
5 14 (9.72%) CheckPoint
5 14 (9.72%) SolarWinds
6 13 (9.03%) Citrix
7 9 (6.25%) Fortinet
8 8 (5.56%) Apple
8 8 (5.56%) Barracuda Networks
8 8 (5.56%) Draytek
8 8 (5.56%) Palo Alto
9 7 (4.86%) Avaya
9 7 (4.86%) Ericsson
9 7 (4.86%) McAfee
9 7 (4.86%) Meraki
9 7 (4.86%) Sophos
10 6 (4.17%) Aerohive Networks
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