Period
to 24 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for 3G skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited 3G over the 6 months to 24 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3G
England > South East
6 months to
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 511 488 459
Rank change year-on-year -23 -29 +48
Permanent jobs citing 3G 27 54 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.089% 0.18% 0.44%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.53% 0.95% 2.11%
Number of salaries quoted 10 45 151
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% -10.00% +17.65%
10th Percentile £26,975 £35,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £75,575 £72,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% -10.00% +17.65%

3G 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 5,071 5,666 7,898
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 16.74% 19.28% 20.96%
Number of salaries quoted 3,959 4,574 6,571
South East median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.53% - -
10th Percentile £24,200 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £66,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

3G
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing 3G as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for 3G in the South East

3G
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for 3G in the South East

3G
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing 3G in the South East over the 6 months to 24 June 2018.

Salary histogram for 3G in the South East

3G
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 3G within the South East region over the 6 months to 24 June 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
Thames Valley 0 14 £68,500 +52.22% 3
Berkshire -8 11 £72,000 +60.00% 3
Hampshire -30 6 £47,500 +18.75% 2
Surrey -8 4 £35,500 -44.96%
Buckinghamshire -9 3 £20,000 -
West Sussex +5 2 - -
3G
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 2018, IT jobs citing 3G 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 South East region with a requirement for 3G.

1 22 (81.48%) 4G
2 10 (37.04%) LTE
2 10 (37.04%) Linux
3 9 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
3 9 (33.33%) Ethernet
3 9 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 9 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
3 9 (33.33%) 2G
4 8 (29.63%) Telecoms
5 7 (25.93%) Embedded Software Development
5 7 (25.93%) GSM
6 6 (22.22%) GPRS
6 6 (22.22%) Wireless
6 6 (22.22%) Electronics
6 6 (22.22%) Radio Access Network
7 5 (18.52%) OpenUP
7 5 (18.52%) Embedded Linux
7 5 (18.52%) Technical Architecture
7 5 (18.52%) ZigBee
7 5 (18.52%) IC Design
7 5 (18.52%) Cisco
7 5 (18.52%) Juniper
7 5 (18.52%) Ericsson
7 5 (18.52%) Firmware
7 5 (18.52%) Bluetooth
7 5 (18.52%) TCP/IP
7 5 (18.52%) Windows
7 5 (18.52%) Power Management
8 4 (14.81%) Self-Motivation
8 4 (14.81%) HNC

3G
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 9 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (11.11%) AutoCAD
2 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (7.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Traffica
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (81.48%) 4G
2 10 (37.04%) LTE
3 9 (33.33%) 2G
3 9 (33.33%) Ethernet
3 9 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
4 7 (25.93%) GSM
5 6 (22.22%) GPRS
5 6 (22.22%) Radio Access Network
5 6 (22.22%) Wireless
6 5 (18.52%) Bluetooth
6 5 (18.52%) TCP/IP
6 5 (18.52%) ZigBee
7 3 (11.11%) ADSL
7 3 (11.11%) MPLS
7 3 (11.11%) VoIP
8 2 (7.41%) DNS
8 2 (7.41%) WAN
9 1 (3.70%) 3GPP
9 1 (3.70%) SDH
9 1 (3.70%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (3.70%) MySQL
1 1 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
General
1 8 (29.63%) Telecoms
2 6 (22.22%) Electronics
3 1 (3.70%) Billing
Job Titles
1 9 (33.33%) Hardware Engineer
2 4 (14.81%) Configuration Engineer
2 4 (14.81%) RAN Configuration Engineer
2 4 (14.81%) RAN Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Network Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Telecoms Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (7.41%) Administrator
4 2 (7.41%) Architect
4 2 (7.41%) Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) IP Network Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) LTE Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (7.41%) Wintel Administrator
4 2 (7.41%) Wintel Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Wintel Systems Administrator
4 2 (7.41%) Wintel Systems Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Core Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) HTML
1 2 (7.41%) Software Packaging
2 1 (3.70%) 802.1X
2 1 (3.70%) CSS
2 1 (3.70%) Pylons
2 1 (3.70%) Pyramid
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Self-Motivation
2 3 (11.11%) Blackberry
2 3 (11.11%) iPhone
3 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.70%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 10 (37.04%) Linux
2 5 (18.52%) Embedded Linux
2 5 (18.52%) Windows
3 3 (11.11%) Android
3 3 (11.11%) Windows 8
4 2 (7.41%) Unix
4 2 (7.41%) Windows Server
4 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.93%) Embedded Software Development
2 5 (18.52%) IC Design
2 5 (18.52%) OpenUP
2 5 (18.52%) Power Management
2 5 (18.52%) Technical Architecture
3 4 (14.81%) Network Design
4 3 (11.11%) ITIL
4 3 (11.11%) Performance Management
5 2 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (7.41%) Network Performance Management
5 2 (7.41%) Problem Management
6 1 (3.70%) Business Analysis
6 1 (3.70%) OO
6 1 (3.70%) OOP
6 1 (3.70%) Open Source
6 1 (3.70%) Process Improvement
6 1 (3.70%) Service Management
6 1 (3.70%) Six Sigma
6 1 (3.70%) Supplier Management
6 1 (3.70%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.11%) Python
2 2 (7.41%) C
2 2 (7.41%) C++
2 2 (7.41%) JavaScript
2 2 (7.41%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.70%) Bash Shell
3 1 (3.70%) Java
3 1 (3.70%) Perl
3 1 (3.70%) PHP
3 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) HNC
1 4 (14.81%) HND
2 3 (11.11%) Degree
3 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.70%) CCNP
4 1 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.70%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (18.52%) Firmware
2 2 (7.41%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.41%) Hyper-V
2 2 (7.41%) Squid
2 2 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (7.41%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) FortiGate
1 2 (7.41%) Netcool
1 2 (7.41%) NSN NetAct
1 2 (7.41%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (18.52%) Cisco
2 5 (18.52%) Ericsson
2 5 (18.52%) Juniper
3 4 (14.81%) Nokia
4 3 (11.11%) Avaya
4 3 (11.11%) McAfee
4 3 (11.11%) Mitel
5 2 (7.41%) VMware
6 1 (3.70%) Arista
6 1 (3.70%) BMC
6 1 (3.70%) Oracle
6 1 (3.70%) Salesforce.com