The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for 2G skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited 2G over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
2G
England / London
Rank 581 628 636
Rank change year-on-year +47 +8  
Permanent jobs citing 2G 3 29 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.009% 0.069% 0.045%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.057% 0.44% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1 29 12
Median salary £24,500 £62,500 £82,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -60.80% -24.24%  
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £57,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -17.39% +43.75%  

2G 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 London with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 5293 6611 7574
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 15.75% 15.78% 17.95%
Number of salaries quoted 4477 5581 6320
Median salary £52,500 £51,000 £51,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.94% -0.97%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

2G
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing 2G as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for 2G in London

2G
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing 2G in London.

Salary trend for 2G in London

2G
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT jobs citing 2G 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 London region with a requirement for 2G.

1 9 (100.00%) 3G
1 9 (100.00%) 4G
2 8 (88.89%) Telecoms
3 5 (55.56%) LTE
4 3 (33.33%) Cisco
4 3 (33.33%) CCNA
4 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (33.33%) Degree
4 3 (33.33%) Diameter Protocol
4 3 (33.33%) Windows
4 3 (33.33%) CCENT
5 2 (22.22%) Linux
5 2 (22.22%) SMPP
5 2 (22.22%) TCAP
5 2 (22.22%) C
5 2 (22.22%) C#
5 2 (22.22%) C++
5 2 (22.22%) .NET
5 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
5 2 (22.22%) Asterisk PBX
6 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (11.11%) Business Development
6 1 (11.11%) NGN
6 1 (11.11%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (11.11%) Security Testing
6 1 (11.11%) IMAP
6 1 (11.11%) Fault Management
6 1 (11.11%) MVNO
6 1 (11.11%) VoLTE

2G
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 1 (11.11%) Mozilla Thunderbird
Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) 3G
1 9 (100.00%) 4G
2 5 (55.56%) LTE
3 3 (33.33%) Diameter Protocol
4 2 (22.22%) Asterisk PBX
4 2 (22.22%) SMPP
4 2 (22.22%) TCAP
5 1 (11.11%) ADSL
5 1 (11.11%) Broadband
5 1 (11.11%) DKIM
5 1 (11.11%) DMARC
5 1 (11.11%) Firewall
5 1 (11.11%) IMAP
5 1 (11.11%) IPsec
5 1 (11.11%) LAN
5 1 (11.11%) MVNO
5 1 (11.11%) NGN
5 1 (11.11%) PSTN
5 1 (11.11%) Radio Access Network
5 1 (11.11%) VoLTE
General
1 8 (88.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Trainee
2 3 (33.33%) 3G Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) 4G Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco Field Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Field Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Graduate
2 3 (33.33%) Junior
2 3 (33.33%) Junior 3G Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Junior 4G Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Junior Cisco Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Junior Field Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) .NET Developer
3 2 (22.22%) .NET Software Developer
3 2 (22.22%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (22.22%) C# Developer
3 2 (22.22%) C# Software Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Software Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
1 1 (11.11%) Internet of Things
1 1 (11.11%) Machine to Machine
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (11.11%) Business Development
1 1 (11.11%) CRM
1 1 (11.11%) Fault Management
1 1 (11.11%) Risk Assessment
1 1 (11.11%) Security Testing
1 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) C
1 2 (22.22%) C#
1 2 (22.22%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) CCENT
1 3 (33.33%) CCNA
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (11.11%) BT
2 1 (11.11%) Openreach
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