Period
to 26 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for 2G skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited 2G over the 6 months to 26 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

2G
England > South East
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 530 570 589
Rank change year-on-year +40 +19 +14
Permanent jobs citing 2G 9 46 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.030% 0.12% 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.16% 0.57% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 3 29 23
South East median annual salary £55,000 £48,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.58% +9.09% -12.00%
10th Percentile £38,500 £31,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £61,500 £91,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £42,500 £48,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year -11.46% +9.09% +25.71%

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 the South East with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 5564 8014 9138
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 18.73% 21.12% 21.57%
Number of salaries quoted 4477 6641 7084
South East median annual salary £42,500 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.16% +1.18% +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £66,250 £66,250
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

2G
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing 2G as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for 2G in the South East

2G
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for 2G in the South East

2G
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing 2G in the South East over the 6 months to 26 July 2017.

Salary histogram for 2G in the South East

2G
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 2G within the South East region over the 6 months to 26 July 2017. 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
Thames Valley +15 7 £35,000 -27.08%
Buckinghamshire -1 4 - -
Berkshire +8 3 £35,000 -27.08%
Hampshire - 1 £60,000 -
Surrey - 1 £55,000 -
2G
England

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 South East region with a requirement for 2G.

1 9 (100.00%) 3G
2 7 (77.78%) LTE
3 5 (55.56%) 4G
3 5 (55.56%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (55.56%) UMTS
3 5 (55.56%) GSM
4 4 (44.44%) ITIL
4 4 (44.44%) Telecoms
4 4 (44.44%) Degree
4 4 (44.44%) Radio Access Network
5 3 (33.33%) Traffica
5 3 (33.33%) GPRS
5 3 (33.33%) Network Performance Management
5 3 (33.33%) NSN NetAct
5 3 (33.33%) Performance Management
5 3 (33.33%) SQL
5 3 (33.33%) Linux
5 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
5 3 (33.33%) Netcool
5 3 (33.33%) Six Sigma
5 3 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
6 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
6 2 (22.22%) OpenUP
6 2 (22.22%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (11.11%) Machine Learning
7 1 (11.11%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
7 1 (11.11%) Android Development
7 1 (11.11%) Network Monitoring

2G
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Traffica
Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) 3G
2 7 (77.78%) LTE
3 5 (55.56%) 4G
3 5 (55.56%) GSM
3 5 (55.56%) UMTS
4 4 (44.44%) Radio Access Network
5 3 (33.33%) GPRS
6 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
7 1 (11.11%) BGP
7 1 (11.11%) DHCP
7 1 (11.11%) DNS
7 1 (11.11%) Ethernet
7 1 (11.11%) Internet
7 1 (11.11%) L2TP
7 1 (11.11%) MPLS
7 1 (11.11%) OSPF
7 1 (11.11%) PPP
7 1 (11.11%) SS7
7 1 (11.11%) VoIP
7 1 (11.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
General
1 4 (44.44%) Telecoms
2 1 (11.11%) Advertising
2 1 (11.11%) Electronics
2 1 (11.11%) Law
2 1 (11.11%) Military
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Network Manager
1 3 (33.33%) Network Operations Manager
1 3 (33.33%) Network Performance Manager
1 3 (33.33%) Performance Manager
2 1 (11.11%) 3G Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) 4G Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Android Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Design Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Embedded Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) NOC Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Principal Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Software Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Site Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Smart Energy Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) CSS
1 1 (11.11%) JavaFX
1 1 (11.11%) REST
1 1 (11.11%) Swing
1 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
3 1 (11.11%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (11.11%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Android
2 1 (11.11%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) ITIL
2 3 (33.33%) Network Performance Management
2 3 (33.33%) Performance Management
2 3 (33.33%) Six Sigma
3 2 (22.22%) OpenUP
4 1 (11.11%) Android Development
4 1 (11.11%) B2B
4 1 (11.11%) Change Management
4 1 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (11.11%) Line Management
4 1 (11.11%) Machine Learning
4 1 (11.11%) Network Management
4 1 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (11.11%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) Quality Management
4 1 (11.11%) SDLC
4 1 (11.11%) Security Management
4 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
4 1 (11.11%) Service Management
4 1 (11.11%) UML
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) C
2 1 (11.11%) C++
2 1 (11.11%) Embedded C
2 1 (11.11%) Embedded C++
2 1 (11.11%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Degree
2 2 (22.22%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (11.11%) CCIP
3 1 (11.11%) CCNP
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Netcool
1 3 (33.33%) NSN NetAct
2 1 (11.11%) Cacti
2 1 (11.11%) OpenView
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco
1 1 (11.11%) HP