Period
to 17 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for 4G skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited 4G over the 6 months to 17 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

4G
England > London
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 799 829 822
Rank change year-on-year +30 -7 +36
Permanent jobs citing 4G 23 30 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.033% 0.041% 0.090%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.23% 0.27% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 19 24 62
London median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% -16.00% +12.61%
10th Percentile £39,500 £35,000 £22,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £77,250 £78,750
England median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -10.53% -5.00% -

4G 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 London with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 9,788 11,134 12,648
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 14.05% 15.08% 15.62%
Number of salaries quoted 7,985 9,161 10,843
London median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £29,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

4G
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing 4G as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for 4G in London

4G
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing 4G in London.

Salary trend for 4G in London

4G
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing 4G in London over the 6 months to 17 August 2018.

Salary histogram for 4G in London

4G
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 4G within the London region over the 6 months to 17 August 2018. 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
Central London -22 7 £42,500 +18.06% 1
North London - 1 £29,500 -
4G
England

For the 6 months to 17 August 2018, IT jobs citing 4G 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 London region with a requirement for 4G.

1 13 (56.52%) Microsoft
1 13 (56.52%) 3G
2 11 (47.83%) Blackberry
2 11 (47.83%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 11 (47.83%) LTE
3 10 (43.48%) Service Delivery
3 10 (43.48%) Microsoft Office
4 9 (39.13%) Telecoms
5 8 (34.78%) Office 365
6 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (30.43%) Android
6 7 (30.43%) Test Automation
6 7 (30.43%) Microsoft Azure
6 7 (30.43%) GSM
6 7 (30.43%) Active Directory
6 7 (30.43%) SLA
7 6 (26.09%) Apple
7 6 (26.09%) MS Exchange
7 6 (26.09%) Apple iOS
7 6 (26.09%) QA
7 6 (26.09%) SCCM
7 6 (26.09%) VMware
7 6 (26.09%) MobileIron
8 5 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2013
8 5 (21.74%) User Experience
8 5 (21.74%) AirWatch
8 5 (21.74%) Security Patching
8 5 (21.74%) Defect Management
8 5 (21.74%) Exploratory Testing
8 5 (21.74%) Workflow

4G
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 11 (47.83%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 6 (26.09%) MS Exchange
3 5 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (4.35%) CMS
4 1 (4.35%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (43.48%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (21.74%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) CSG Singleview
1 2 (8.70%) PeopleSoft CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (34.78%) Office 365
2 7 (30.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (8.70%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (8.70%) OpenShift
4 1 (4.35%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 13 (56.52%) 3G
2 11 (47.83%) LTE
3 7 (30.43%) GSM
4 5 (21.74%) GPRS
4 5 (21.74%) PSTN
5 2 (8.70%) 2G
5 2 (8.70%) DMVPN
5 2 (8.70%) HSRP
5 2 (8.70%) IPsec
5 2 (8.70%) NetScaler
5 2 (8.70%) VoIP
5 2 (8.70%) VPN
5 2 (8.70%) WAN
5 2 (8.70%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (8.70%) Wireshark
6 1 (4.35%) 3GPP
6 1 (4.35%) DSL
6 1 (4.35%) Skype
6 1 (4.35%) TETRA
6 1 (4.35%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle Exadata
1 2 (8.70%) RDBMS
1 2 (8.70%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle APEX
1 2 (8.70%) Vagrant
General
1 9 (39.13%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.70%) Billing
2 2 (8.70%) Law
2 2 (8.70%) Retail
3 1 (4.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (21.74%) SCCM Specialist
1 5 (21.74%) Technical Specialist
2 4 (17.39%) Head of QA
3 3 (13.04%) Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Integration Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Network Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Applications Support
4 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Test Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Applications Support Specialist
5 1 (4.35%) Deployment Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Oracle Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) QA Leader
5 1 (4.35%) Security Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Test Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) JMS
1 2 (8.70%) SOAP
1 2 (8.70%) XML
2 1 (4.35%) iOS SDK
2 1 (4.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (47.83%) Blackberry
2 5 (21.74%) User Experience
3 4 (17.39%) Fintech
4 3 (13.04%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (8.70%) IVR
6 1 (4.35%) iPhone
6 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
6 1 (4.35%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (30.43%) Android
2 6 (26.09%) Apple iOS
3 5 (21.74%) Linux
4 4 (17.39%) Windows
5 3 (13.04%) Unix
6 2 (8.70%) Oracle Linux
6 2 (8.70%) Solaris
6 2 (8.70%) Windows 7
6 2 (8.70%) Windows Server
6 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) Service Delivery
2 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (30.43%) Test Automation
3 5 (21.74%) Business Development
3 5 (21.74%) Compatibility Testing
3 5 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (21.74%) Data Migration
3 5 (21.74%) Defect Management
3 5 (21.74%) Exploratory Testing
3 5 (21.74%) Integration Testing
3 5 (21.74%) ITIL
3 5 (21.74%) Migration
3 5 (21.74%) Regression Testing
3 5 (21.74%) Security Patching
3 5 (21.74%) Test Scripting
3 5 (21.74%) Workflow
4 4 (17.39%) Software Testing
5 2 (8.70%) Data Management
5 2 (8.70%) High Availability
5 2 (8.70%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 4 (17.39%) Java
1 4 (17.39%) Python
2 3 (13.04%) Perl
2 3 (13.04%) Ruby
2 3 (13.04%) SQL
2 3 (13.04%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) ISEB
1 5 (21.74%) ISTQB
2 4 (17.39%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (8.70%) CCNA
3 2 (8.70%) CCNP
3 2 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (4.35%) MCSA
4 1 (4.35%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (30.43%) SLA
2 6 (26.09%) QA
3 1 (4.35%) GDPR
System Software
1 7 (30.43%) Active Directory
2 5 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (26.09%) SCCM
2 5 (21.74%) AirWatch
2 5 (21.74%) WSUS
3 2 (8.70%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (8.70%) Puppet
3 2 (8.70%) Terraform
4 1 (4.35%) Cacti
4 1 (4.35%) HAProxy
4 1 (4.35%) Nagios
Vendors
1 13 (56.52%) Microsoft
2 6 (26.09%) Apple
2 6 (26.09%) MobileIron
2 6 (26.09%) VMware
3 5 (21.74%) Atlassian
4 3 (13.04%) Oracle
5 2 (8.70%) Avaya
5 2 (8.70%) Cisco
5 2 (8.70%) Citrix
5 2 (8.70%) Mitel
5 2 (8.70%) PeopleSoft
5 2 (8.70%) Red Hat
5 2 (8.70%) Sun
5 2 (8.70%) Talend
6 1 (4.35%) iManage
6 1 (4.35%) Meraki
6 1 (4.35%) ServiceNow
6 1 (4.35%) SolarWinds