Period
to 18 October 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 18 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

4G
England > London
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 782 831 805
Rank change year-on-year +49 -26 +31
Permanent jobs citing 4G 26 14 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.038% 0.019% 0.080%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.28% 0.13% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 22 12 55
London median annual salary £50,000 £62,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% -3.85% +14.54%
10th Percentile £42,875 £35,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £94,500 £78,750 £78,750
England median annual salary £48,250 £46,000 £56,750
% change year-on-year +4.89% -18.94% +10.73%

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 9,206 10,963 12,165
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 13.57% 14.75% 15.76%
Number of salaries quoted 7,564 8,998 10,432
London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.85% +8.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
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 18 October 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 18 October 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 -17 9 £50,000 +38.89% 3
4G
England

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 20 (76.92%) LTE
2 19 (73.08%) 3G
3 16 (61.54%) Telecoms
4 14 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (53.85%) Test Automation
4 14 (53.85%) GSM
5 13 (50.00%) Apple
5 13 (50.00%) Blackberry
5 13 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 13 (50.00%) Android
5 13 (50.00%) QA
5 13 (50.00%) Apple iOS
5 13 (50.00%) MobileIron
6 12 (46.15%) AirWatch
6 12 (46.15%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (46.15%) Atlassian
6 12 (46.15%) ISTQB
6 12 (46.15%) Workflow
6 12 (46.15%) ISEB
6 12 (46.15%) GPRS
6 12 (46.15%) PSTN
7 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
8 5 (19.23%) Windows
8 5 (19.23%) User Experience
9 4 (15.38%) Defect Management
9 4 (15.38%) Fintech
9 4 (15.38%) Exploratory Testing
9 4 (15.38%) Linux
9 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Office
9 4 (15.38%) Service Delivery

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 13 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (7.69%) Skype for Business
3 1 (3.85%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) CSG Singleview
1 1 (3.85%) PeopleSoft CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (7.69%) Office 365
2 1 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (3.85%) Mimecast
2 1 (3.85%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 20 (76.92%) LTE
2 19 (73.08%) 3G
3 14 (53.85%) GSM
4 12 (46.15%) GPRS
4 12 (46.15%) PSTN
5 4 (15.38%) IPsec
5 4 (15.38%) Wireless
6 3 (11.54%) Internet
6 3 (11.54%) VoIP
6 3 (11.54%) VPN
6 3 (11.54%) WAN
7 2 (7.69%) 2G
7 2 (7.69%) 5G
7 2 (7.69%) DMVPN
7 2 (7.69%) HSRP
7 2 (7.69%) MPLS
7 2 (7.69%) NetScaler
7 2 (7.69%) Softphone
7 2 (7.69%) Wireshark
8 1 (3.85%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle Exadata
1 1 (3.85%) RDBMS
1 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Vagrant
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle APEX
General
1 16 (61.54%) Telecoms
2 2 (7.69%) Law
2 2 (7.69%) Retail
3 1 (3.85%) Billing
3 1 (3.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (15.38%) Head of QA
1 4 (15.38%) Quality Engineer
1 4 (15.38%) Tester
2 3 (11.54%) Integration Engineer
2 3 (11.54%) Network Engineer
3 2 (7.69%) 4G Engineer
3 2 (7.69%) Analyst
3 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (7.69%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (7.69%) Senior 4G Engineer
3 2 (7.69%) Test Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (3.85%) IT Administrator
4 1 (3.85%) Sales Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Senior Sales Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Senior Test Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (3.85%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) iOS SDK
1 1 (3.85%) JMS
1 1 (3.85%) SOAP
1 1 (3.85%) Web Services
1 1 (3.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (50.00%) Blackberry
2 5 (19.23%) User Experience
3 4 (15.38%) Fintech
4 2 (7.69%) IVR
4 2 (7.69%) NHS
4 2 (7.69%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
5 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.85%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 13 (50.00%) Android
1 13 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 5 (19.23%) Windows
3 4 (15.38%) Linux
4 2 (7.69%) Mac OS
4 2 (7.69%) Windows Server
4 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.85%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (3.85%) Solaris
5 1 (3.85%) Unix
5 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (53.85%) Test Automation
2 12 (46.15%) Continuous Integration
2 12 (46.15%) Workflow
3 4 (15.38%) Business Development
3 4 (15.38%) Compatibility Testing
3 4 (15.38%) Data Migration
3 4 (15.38%) Defect Management
3 4 (15.38%) Exploratory Testing
3 4 (15.38%) Integration Testing
3 4 (15.38%) Migration
3 4 (15.38%) Regression Testing
3 4 (15.38%) Service Delivery
3 4 (15.38%) Software Testing
3 4 (15.38%) Test Scripting
4 3 (11.54%) Service Management
5 2 (7.69%) Asset Management
5 2 (7.69%) High Availability
5 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 2 (7.69%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.69%) Java
1 2 (7.69%) Python
2 1 (3.85%) C
2 1 (3.85%) Perl
2 1 (3.85%) Ruby
2 1 (3.85%) SQL
2 1 (3.85%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 12 (46.15%) ISEB
1 12 (46.15%) ISTQB
2 2 (7.69%) CCNA
2 2 (7.69%) CCNP
2 2 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.85%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (50.00%) QA
2 2 (7.69%) HIPAA
2 2 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (46.15%) AirWatch
2 2 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (7.69%) Puppet
2 2 (7.69%) Terraform
3 1 (3.85%) Cacti
3 1 (3.85%) HAProxy
3 1 (3.85%) Nagios
3 1 (3.85%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (50.00%) Apple
1 13 (50.00%) MobileIron
2 12 (46.15%) Atlassian
3 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
4 3 (11.54%) Avaya
4 3 (11.54%) Cisco
5 2 (7.69%) CA
5 2 (7.69%) Citrix
5 2 (7.69%) Mitel
6 1 (3.85%) Dell KACE
6 1 (3.85%) iManage
6 1 (3.85%) Meraki
6 1 (3.85%) Oracle
6 1 (3.85%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (3.85%) Red Hat
6 1 (3.85%) ServiceNow
6 1 (3.85%) SolarWinds
6 1 (3.85%) Sun
6 1 (3.85%) Talend