The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Next Generation Network (NGN)
England / London
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 610 643 668
Rank change year-on-year +33 +25  
Permanent jobs citing NGN 2 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.005% 0.002% 0.002%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.034% 0.015% 0.014%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Median salary £85,000 - £26,500
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 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 5854 6467 7109
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 15.97% 16.15% 16.06%
Number of salaries quoted 4834 5589 6045
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
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 London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 London

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Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for NGN in London

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Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NGN within the London region over the 3 months to 28 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
City of London - 1 - -
NGN
England

For the 6 months to 28 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 London region with a requirement for NGN.

1 5 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (40.00%) Aruba
2 4 (40.00%) Infoblox
2 4 (40.00%) Citrix
2 4 (40.00%) Juniper
2 4 (40.00%) McAfee
2 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 4 (40.00%) Banking
3 3 (30.00%) DHCP
3 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (30.00%) DNS
4 2 (20.00%) LAN
4 2 (20.00%) PSTN
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (20.00%) CCNP
4 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (20.00%) Degree
4 2 (20.00%) Network Security
4 2 (20.00%) Network Design
4 2 (20.00%) OSPF
5 1 (10.00%) Open Source
5 1 (10.00%) Network Architecture
5 1 (10.00%) Unified Communications
5 1 (10.00%) 4G
5 1 (10.00%) High Availability
5 1 (10.00%) OpenStack
5 1 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (10.00%) VoLTE
5 1 (10.00%) Demand Forecasting
5 1 (10.00%) Software-Defined Networking

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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 1 (10.00%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (10.00%) Mozilla Thunderbird
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) DHCP
1 3 (30.00%) DNS
1 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (20.00%) LAN
2 2 (20.00%) Network Security
2 2 (20.00%) OSPF
2 2 (20.00%) PSTN
3 1 (10.00%) 4G
3 1 (10.00%) ADSL
3 1 (10.00%) Broadband
3 1 (10.00%) LTE
3 1 (10.00%) POP3
3 1 (10.00%) SMTP
3 1 (10.00%) Software-Defined Networking
3 1 (10.00%) Unified Communications
3 1 (10.00%) Value-Added Service
3 1 (10.00%) VoIP
3 1 (10.00%) VoLTE
3 1 (10.00%) WAN
3 1 (10.00%) WLAN
General
1 4 (40.00%) Banking
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (10.00%) Advertising
3 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Network Architect
3 1 (10.00%) IT Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) IT Security Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Network Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Network Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Network Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Operations Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Security Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Cisco Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Cisco Network Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Network Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Operations Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) IPTV
2 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Network Design
2 1 (10.00%) Competitor Analysis
2 1 (10.00%) CRM
2 1 (10.00%) Customer Engagement
2 1 (10.00%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (10.00%) Demand Forecasting
2 1 (10.00%) Fault Management
2 1 (10.00%) High Availability
2 1 (10.00%) Information Security
2 1 (10.00%) Marketing Intelligence
2 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (10.00%) Network Architecture
2 1 (10.00%) Network Planning
2 1 (10.00%) Open Source
2 1 (10.00%) Presales
2 1 (10.00%) Product Management
2 1 (10.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) Perl
1 1 (10.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) CCNP
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) CCIE
2 1 (10.00%) CCNA
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (10.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Aruba
1 4 (40.00%) Citrix
1 4 (40.00%) Infoblox
1 4 (40.00%) Juniper
1 4 (40.00%) McAfee
2 1 (10.00%) BT
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Openreach
2 1 (10.00%) VMware