Period
to 20 January 2019

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 20 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3G
UK > England
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 944 1022 978
Rank change year-on-year +78 -44 -60
Permanent jobs citing 3G 129 125 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.093% 0.077% 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.61% 0.50% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 106 93 146
England median annual salary £26,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -41.11% -5.26% -
10th Percentile £20,250 £26,250 £24,250
90th Percentile £61,875 £73,500 £76,250
UK median annual salary £26,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -41.11% -5.26% -

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 21,151 24,760 28,112
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 15.21% 15.27% 16.82%
Number of salaries quoted 16,642 20,244 23,003
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £26,000
90th Percentile £76,250 £72,500 £72,500
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 20 January 2019.

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 20 January 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
Yorkshire +71 51 £22,000 +4.76% 2
North of England +71 51 £22,000 -3.30% 2
London +44 32 £50,000 +11.11% 2
South East +38 20 £29,500 -50.83% 2
South West +13 13 £42,500 -15.00% 22
East of England +22 8 £57,500 +7.48% 2
Midlands +14 2 £27,625 -21.63% 3
West Midlands +29 1 £35,000 -1.41% 2
East Midlands +19 1 £20,250 -26.36% 1
3G
UK

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, IT jobs citing 3G 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 England region with a requirement for 3G.

1 64 (49.61%) Wireless
2 59 (45.74%) Broadband
2 59 (45.74%) VoIP
2 59 (45.74%) Cisco
3 53 (41.09%) Microsoft
3 53 (41.09%) Active Directory
3 53 (41.09%) Firewall
4 52 (40.31%) 4G
5 50 (38.76%) ADSL
6 46 (35.66%) Aruba
6 46 (35.66%) Polycom
6 46 (35.66%) Supplier Management
6 46 (35.66%) Meraki
7 43 (33.33%) Citrix
7 43 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
8 42 (32.56%) VMware
8 42 (32.56%) VMware Infrastructure
9 41 (31.78%) CCNA
10 40 (31.01%) Data Centre
11 39 (30.23%) Microsoft Certification
11 39 (30.23%) MCSE
11 39 (30.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 39 (30.23%) MCITP
12 37 (28.68%) Telecoms
13 33 (25.58%) 2G
14 30 (23.26%) LTE
15 25 (19.38%) ISO 9001
15 25 (19.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
16 23 (17.83%) Wi-Fi
17 21 (16.28%) GSM

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 (6.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 6 (4.65%) Confluence
3 1 (0.78%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.78%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 14 (10.85%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (7.75%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.10%) Office 365
3 1 (0.78%) Mimecast
3 1 (0.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 64 (49.61%) Wireless
2 59 (45.74%) Broadband
2 59 (45.74%) VoIP
3 53 (41.09%) Firewall
4 52 (40.31%) 4G
5 50 (38.76%) ADSL
6 33 (25.58%) 2G
7 30 (23.26%) LTE
8 23 (17.83%) Wi-Fi
9 21 (16.28%) GSM
10 16 (12.40%) TCP/IP
11 15 (11.63%) 5G
12 13 (10.08%) VPN
13 12 (9.30%) LAN
14 11 (8.53%) Bluetooth
15 10 (7.75%) GPRS
15 10 (7.75%) PSTN
16 9 (6.98%) DNS
16 9 (6.98%) Radio Access Network
17 8 (6.20%) UMTS
Development Applications
1 6 (4.65%) JIRA
2 4 (3.10%) Bugzilla
3 1 (0.78%) gulp
General
1 37 (28.68%) Telecoms
2 11 (8.53%) Banking
3 9 (6.98%) Finance
3 9 (6.98%) Japanese Language
4 3 (2.33%) Retail
5 2 (1.55%) Advertising
6 1 (0.78%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.78%) Electronics
6 1 (0.78%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 43 (33.33%) Analyst
2 42 (32.56%) Support Analyst
3 36 (27.91%) Technical Analyst
3 36 (27.91%) Technical Support
3 36 (27.91%) Technical Support Analyst
4 29 (22.48%) 2nd Line Support
5 23 (17.83%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 23 (17.83%) 2nd Line Technical Support
5 23 (17.83%) 2nd Line Technical Support Analyst
6 14 (10.85%) 1st Line Support
7 13 (10.08%) 1st Line Support Analyst
7 13 (10.08%) 1st Line Technical Support
8 12 (9.30%) Software Engineer
9 10 (7.75%) Desktop Engineer
9 10 (7.75%) Test Engineer
10 8 (6.20%) 2nd Line Engineer
10 8 (6.20%) RAN Engineer
11 6 (4.65%) Test Analyst
12 5 (3.88%) Network Engineer
12 5 (3.88%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.20%) 802.1X
2 6 (4.65%) HTML
3 1 (0.78%) .NET
3 1 (0.78%) Ajax
3 1 (0.78%) Angular 2
3 1 (0.78%) AngularJS
3 1 (0.78%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.78%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (0.78%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (0.78%) CGI
3 1 (0.78%) CSS
3 1 (0.78%) jQuery
3 1 (0.78%) LAMP
3 1 (0.78%) Node.js
3 1 (0.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 40 (31.01%) Data Centre
2 8 (6.20%) Blackberry
2 8 (6.20%) Self-Motivation
3 5 (3.88%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.10%) Embedded Systems
5 3 (2.33%) iPhone
5 3 (2.33%) IVR
6 2 (1.55%) Internet of Things
7 1 (0.78%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 1 (0.78%) NHS
7 1 (0.78%) Smart City
7 1 (0.78%) Smart Meter
7 1 (0.78%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 15 (11.63%) Windows
2 13 (10.08%) Linux
3 12 (9.30%) Windows XP
4 10 (7.75%) Android
4 10 (7.75%) Apple iOS
5 6 (4.65%) Unix
6 4 (3.10%) Windows 10
7 3 (2.33%) Embedded Linux
7 3 (2.33%) Windows 7
7 3 (2.33%) Windows 8
7 3 (2.33%) Windows Phone
7 3 (2.33%) Windows Server
7 3 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (35.66%) Supplier Management
2 14 (10.85%) ITIL
2 14 (10.85%) Test Automation
3 12 (9.30%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (8.53%) Problem-Solving
5 10 (7.75%) Service Management
5 10 (7.75%) Software Engineering
6 9 (6.98%) Hardware Maintenance
6 9 (6.98%) Problem Management
6 9 (6.98%) Software Testing
7 8 (6.20%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (6.20%) Workflow
8 6 (4.65%) Integration Acceptance Testing
8 6 (4.65%) Mathematics
8 6 (4.65%) Test Management
8 6 (4.65%) Test Scripting
8 6 (4.65%) Unit Testing
9 5 (3.88%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 4 (3.10%) DevOps
10 4 (3.10%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 18 (13.95%) Python
2 12 (9.30%) C
3 8 (6.20%) C++
3 8 (6.20%) JavaScript
3 8 (6.20%) SQL
4 7 (5.43%) Bash Shell
4 7 (5.43%) C#
5 6 (4.65%) Java
5 6 (4.65%) PHP
5 6 (4.65%) PowerShell
6 3 (2.33%) Perl
7 2 (1.55%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.78%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 43 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 41 (31.78%) CCNA
3 39 (30.23%) MCITP
3 39 (30.23%) MCSE
3 39 (30.23%) Microsoft Certification
3 39 (30.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 20 (15.50%) Degree
5 14 (10.85%) ISTQB
6 12 (9.30%) ISEB
7 6 (4.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 3 (2.33%) CCNP
9 2 (1.55%) SC Cleared
9 2 (1.55%) Security Cleared
10 1 (0.78%) Master's Degree
10 1 (0.78%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.78%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (19.38%) ISO 9001
1 25 (19.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (9.30%) QA
3 4 (3.10%) SLA
4 1 (0.78%) PMO
System Software
1 53 (41.09%) Active Directory
2 42 (32.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (3.88%) Firmware
4 3 (2.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (6.20%) AirWatch
2 6 (4.65%) HP ALM
3 1 (0.78%) Iperf
Vendors
1 59 (45.74%) Cisco
2 53 (41.09%) Microsoft
3 46 (35.66%) Aruba
3 46 (35.66%) Meraki
3 46 (35.66%) Polycom
4 43 (33.33%) Citrix
5 42 (32.56%) VMware
6 14 (10.85%) Atlassian
7 11 (8.53%) Huawei
7 11 (8.53%) Nokia
8 9 (6.98%) Bloomberg
8 9 (6.98%) Fidessa
8 9 (6.98%) Reuters
9 8 (6.20%) Apple
9 8 (6.20%) HP
9 8 (6.20%) MobileIron
10 7 (5.43%) Remedy
11 6 (4.65%) Ericsson
12 4 (3.10%) Avaya
12 4 (3.10%) Nortel