Period
to 21 January 2018

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 21 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

2G
England > South East
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 529 537 604
Rank change year-on-year +8 +67 -60
Permanent jobs citing 2G 7 13 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.023% 0.041% 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.13% 0.19% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 20
South East median annual salary £32,000 £32,500 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.54% -25.71% -23.91%
10th Percentile £26,250 £30,650 £25,675
90th Percentile £43,125 £35,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £37,000 £35,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +5.71% -41.67% +33.33%

2G 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 the South East with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 5,251 6,831 8,066
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 17.14% 21.55% 19.73%
Number of salaries quoted 4,123 5,418 6,683
South East median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £44,141
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +1.95% +10.35%
10th Percentile £24,000 £26,000 £24,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £67,500 £67,500
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 21 January 2018.

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 21 January 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
Berkshire +20 4 £27,500 -15.38% 1
Thames Valley +11 4 £27,500 -15.38% 1
Hampshire - 2 £37,000 -
Surrey - 1 £45,000 -
2G
England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 7 (100.00%) 3G
1 7 (100.00%) 4G
2 4 (57.14%) Telecoms
3 3 (42.86%) Network Design
3 3 (42.86%) Network Planning
3 3 (42.86%) Radio Access Network
3 3 (42.86%) VoLTE
4 2 (28.57%) Error Analysis
4 2 (28.57%) Finance
4 2 (28.57%) Handset
5 1 (14.29%) Project Management
5 1 (14.29%) Wireless
5 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 1 (14.29%) PMI
5 1 (14.29%) PMI Certification
5 1 (14.29%) Ericsson
5 1 (14.29%) Integration Testing
5 1 (14.29%) OpenUP
5 1 (14.29%) Coaching
5 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (14.29%) Budgeting and Forecasting
5 1 (14.29%) Business Process Modelling
5 1 (14.29%) Analytical Thinking
5 1 (14.29%) Innovative Thinking
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Project

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 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Project
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) 3G
1 7 (100.00%) 4G
2 3 (42.86%) Radio Access Network
2 3 (42.86%) VoLTE
3 1 (14.29%) Wireless
General
1 4 (57.14%) Telecoms
2 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Graduate
1 3 (42.86%) Junior
1 3 (42.86%) Junior RAN Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) RAN Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Mobile Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Mobile Test Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Test Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Test Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Mobile Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Telecoms Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Telecoms Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Handset
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Network Design
1 3 (42.86%) Network Planning
2 2 (28.57%) Error Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Analytical Thinking
3 1 (14.29%) Budgeting and Forecasting
3 1 (14.29%) Business Process Modelling
3 1 (14.29%) Coaching
3 1 (14.29%) Innovative Thinking
3 1 (14.29%) Integration Testing
3 1 (14.29%) OpenUP
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Ericsson
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft