The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for NGN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited NGN over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Next Generation Network (NGN)
UK / England
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 857 902 949
Rank change year-on-year +45 +47  
Permanent jobs citing NGN 9 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.011% 0.010% 0.004%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.066% 0.057% 0.022%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 2
Median salary £35,435 £75,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -52.75% +89.87%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £25,000 £29,100
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £49,900
UK excluding London median salary £32,000 £75,000 £63,750
% change year-on-year -57.33% +17.64%  

NGN 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 13668 15747 17871
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 16.32% 17.02% 17.42%
Number of salaries quoted 11164 13219 14633
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 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing NGN as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for NGN in England

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Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for NGN in England

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Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing NGN in England over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for NGN in England

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Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NGN within the England region over the 3 months to 27 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
North East - 4 £32,000 -
London +38 3 £61,935 -
Yorkshire - 2 - -
South West - 1 £55,000 - 2
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UK

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT jobs citing NGN 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 NGN.

1 8 (42.11%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (31.58%) Degree
3 5 (26.32%) Telecoms
4 4 (21.05%) Finance
4 4 (21.05%) Validation
4 4 (21.05%) Network Planning
4 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (21.05%) Linux
4 4 (21.05%) Python
4 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Excel
4 4 (21.05%) Cisco
4 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
4 4 (21.05%) Citrix
4 4 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (21.05%) Juniper
4 4 (21.05%) CCNP
4 4 (21.05%) McAfee
4 4 (21.05%) Banking
4 4 (21.05%) Mathematics
4 4 (21.05%) Network Security
4 4 (21.05%) Infoblox
4 4 (21.05%) Aruba
4 4 (21.05%) Demand Forecasting
5 3 (15.79%) High Availability
5 3 (15.79%) OpenStack
5 3 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (15.79%) Network Design
5 3 (15.79%) DHCP
5 3 (15.79%) TCP/IP
5 3 (15.79%) DNS

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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 3 (15.79%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (5.26%) Mozilla Thunderbird
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) Network Security
2 3 (15.79%) DHCP
2 3 (15.79%) DNS
2 3 (15.79%) Firewall
2 3 (15.79%) TCP/IP
3 2 (10.53%) LAN
3 2 (10.53%) OSPF
3 2 (10.53%) PSTN
3 2 (10.53%) Software-Defined Networking
4 1 (5.26%) 4G
4 1 (5.26%) DKIM
4 1 (5.26%) DMARC
4 1 (5.26%) IMAP
4 1 (5.26%) LTE
4 1 (5.26%) Unified Communications
4 1 (5.26%) Value-Added Service
4 1 (5.26%) VoIP
4 1 (5.26%) VoLTE
4 1 (5.26%) WAN
4 1 (5.26%) WLAN
General
1 5 (26.32%) Telecoms
2 4 (21.05%) Banking
2 4 (21.05%) Finance
3 1 (5.26%) Advertising
3 1 (5.26%) Marketing
3 1 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Analyst
2 6 (31.58%) Network Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) Support Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Java Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Security Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) C++ Developer
5 2 (10.53%) C++ Software Developer
5 2 (10.53%) C++/Java Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Java Software Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Network Security Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Software Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Head of Infrastructure
6 1 (5.26%) IT Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) IT Security Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Network Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Network Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Technical Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) OpenDaylight
1 1 (5.26%) RESTful
1 1 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.53%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.26%) IPTV
3 1 (5.26%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Linux
2 2 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) Demand Forecasting
1 4 (21.05%) Mathematics
1 4 (21.05%) Network Planning
1 4 (21.05%) Validation
2 3 (15.79%) High Availability
2 3 (15.79%) Network Design
3 2 (10.53%) Open Source
4 1 (5.26%) API Design
4 1 (5.26%) Competitor Analysis
4 1 (5.26%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (5.26%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (5.26%) Data Protection
4 1 (5.26%) Fault Management
4 1 (5.26%) Issue Tracking
4 1 (5.26%) Microservices
4 1 (5.26%) Network Architecture
4 1 (5.26%) Network Management
4 1 (5.26%) People Management
4 1 (5.26%) Presales
4 1 (5.26%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) Python
2 3 (15.79%) Java
3 2 (10.53%) C++
4 1 (5.26%) Perl
4 1 (5.26%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) Degree
2 4 (21.05%) CCNP
2 4 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.26%) CCIE
3 1 (5.26%) CCNA
3 1 (5.26%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (5.26%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (10.53%) KVM
2 2 (10.53%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Aruba
1 4 (21.05%) Cisco
1 4 (21.05%) Citrix
1 4 (21.05%) Infoblox
1 4 (21.05%) Juniper
1 4 (21.05%) McAfee
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.79%) VMware
3 2 (10.53%) CheckPoint
3 2 (10.53%) Red Hat
4 1 (5.26%) BT
4 1 (5.26%) HP
4 1 (5.26%) Openreach
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