Period
to 19 January 2019

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

4G
England > London
6 months to
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 765 799 759
Rank change year-on-year +34 -40 +77
Permanent jobs citing 4G 20 25 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.032% 0.036% 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.24% 0.25% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 17 15 76
London median annual salary £50,000 £62,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% -3.85% +8.33%
10th Percentile £29,809 £32,500 £41,000
90th Percentile £71,750 £78,750 £78,750
England median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +3.26% -29.23% +18.18%

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 8,298 9,981 11,121
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 13.26% 14.20% 15.73%
Number of salaries quoted 6,745 8,350 9,474
London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.85% +8.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £80,750
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 19 January 2019.

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 19 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
Central London +12 10 £50,000 -
4G
England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2019, 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 15 (75.00%) 3G
2 13 (65.00%) Telecoms
3 11 (55.00%) LTE
4 10 (50.00%) Apple iOS
4 10 (50.00%) Android
4 10 (50.00%) PSTN
5 8 (40.00%) GPRS
5 8 (40.00%) GSM
5 8 (40.00%) Apple
5 8 (40.00%) ISEB
5 8 (40.00%) Workflow
5 8 (40.00%) Blackberry
5 8 (40.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 8 (40.00%) Atlassian
5 8 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (40.00%) Test Automation
5 8 (40.00%) MobileIron
5 8 (40.00%) AirWatch
5 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (40.00%) ISTQB
5 8 (40.00%) QA
6 6 (30.00%) 2G
7 5 (25.00%) Wireless
7 5 (25.00%) Internet
7 5 (25.00%) VoIP
7 5 (25.00%) Degree
8 4 (20.00%) Windows
8 4 (20.00%) Cisco
8 4 (20.00%) MPLS
8 4 (20.00%) IPsec

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 8 (40.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (5.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 15 (75.00%) 3G
2 11 (55.00%) LTE
3 10 (50.00%) PSTN
4 8 (40.00%) GPRS
4 8 (40.00%) GSM
5 6 (30.00%) 2G
6 5 (25.00%) Internet
6 5 (25.00%) VoIP
6 5 (25.00%) Wireless
7 4 (20.00%) 5G
7 4 (20.00%) IPsec
7 4 (20.00%) MPLS
8 3 (15.00%) DSL
8 3 (15.00%) Firewall
8 3 (15.00%) LAN
8 3 (15.00%) VPN
8 3 (15.00%) WAN
9 2 (10.00%) 802.11
9 2 (10.00%) ADSL
9 2 (10.00%) DNS
General
1 13 (65.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (15.00%) Finance
3 2 (10.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (20.00%) Quality Engineer
1 4 (20.00%) Tester
2 3 (15.00%) Network Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) 4G Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Junior
3 2 (10.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Technical Advisor
4 1 (5.00%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (5.00%) IT Administrator
4 1 (5.00%) Network Architect
4 1 (5.00%) RAN Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Sales Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior 4G Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior IT Administrator
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Sales Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Test Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) VoLTE Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Wireless Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 8 (40.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (10.00%) NHS
2 2 (10.00%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.00%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 10 (50.00%) Android
1 10 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 4 (20.00%) Windows
3 2 (10.00%) Mac OS
4 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
1 8 (40.00%) Test Automation
1 8 (40.00%) Workflow
2 4 (20.00%) Service Management
3 3 (15.00%) Resource Management
4 2 (10.00%) Asset Management
4 2 (10.00%) Availability Management
4 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (10.00%) High Availability
4 2 (10.00%) Information Security
4 2 (10.00%) ITIL
4 2 (10.00%) ITSM
4 2 (10.00%) Network Architecture
4 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (10.00%) Security Management
4 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (40.00%) ISEB
1 8 (40.00%) ISTQB
2 5 (25.00%) Degree
3 2 (10.00%) CCDP
3 2 (10.00%) CCNP
3 2 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (10.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (40.00%) QA
2 2 (10.00%) HIPAA
2 2 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 8 (40.00%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) Apple
1 8 (40.00%) Atlassian
1 8 (40.00%) MobileIron
2 4 (20.00%) Cisco
3 2 (10.00%) CA
3 2 (10.00%) Comptel
3 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.00%) Nokia
4 1 (5.00%) Anite
4 1 (5.00%) Avaya
4 1 (5.00%) Dell KACE
4 1 (5.00%) Juniper