Period
to 22 September 2017

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 22 September 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3G
England > South East
6 months to
22 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 496 455 474
Rank change year-on-year -41 +19 -117
Permanent jobs citing 3G 40 131 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.14% 0.36% 0.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.76% 1.76% 1.98%
Number of salaries quoted 35 101 74
South East median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% +11.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £37,800 £31,250 £27,025
90th Percentile £73,750 £110,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.26% +11.76% +11.11%

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 5259 7442 8802
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 18.08% 20.67% 20.73%
Number of salaries quoted 4202 6046 6994
South East median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +4.65%
10th Percentile £24,750 £25,500 £24,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £67,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 22 September 2017.

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 22 September 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 -24 18 £45,000 -12.20% 2
Berkshire -14 16 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Surrey +21 15 £70,000 +37.25% 1
West Sussex +9 4 £71,250 +35.71%
M4 Corridor - 2 £60,000 -
Hampshire +14 1 £60,000 +33.33%
Oxfordshire +13 1 £22,500 -72.73%
Buckinghamshire -1 1 - -
3G
England

For the 6 months to 22 September 2017, IT jobs citing 3G 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 3G.

1 38 (95.00%) 4G
2 23 (57.50%) Linux
3 22 (55.00%) Wi-Fi
4 20 (50.00%) Wireless
5 19 (47.50%) MPLS
6 18 (45.00%) OSPF
6 18 (45.00%) BGP
6 18 (45.00%) Cisco
6 18 (45.00%) WAN
6 18 (45.00%) Firewall
6 18 (45.00%) Network Design
7 17 (42.50%) Operations Management
7 17 (42.50%) IPsec
7 17 (42.50%) LAN
7 17 (42.50%) SLA
7 17 (42.50%) SolarWinds
8 16 (40.00%) Management Information System
8 16 (40.00%) Telecoms
9 15 (37.50%) PKI
9 15 (37.50%) Load Balancing
9 15 (37.50%) Information Management
9 15 (37.50%) SSL
9 15 (37.50%) Juniper
9 15 (37.50%) Unified Communications
10 14 (35.00%) Change Control
10 14 (35.00%) IPv6
10 14 (35.00%) DNS
11 13 (32.50%) SAN
11 13 (32.50%) DHCP
11 13 (32.50%) Ethernet

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.50%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 38 (95.00%) 4G
2 22 (55.00%) Wi-Fi
3 20 (50.00%) Wireless
4 19 (47.50%) MPLS
5 18 (45.00%) BGP
5 18 (45.00%) Firewall
5 18 (45.00%) OSPF
5 18 (45.00%) WAN
6 17 (42.50%) IPsec
6 17 (42.50%) LAN
7 15 (37.50%) SSL
7 15 (37.50%) Unified Communications
8 14 (35.00%) DNS
8 14 (35.00%) IPv6
9 13 (32.50%) Cisco Nexus
9 13 (32.50%) DHCP
9 13 (32.50%) Ethernet
9 13 (32.50%) Junos
9 13 (32.50%) SAN
10 12 (30.00%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.50%) MySQL
1 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.50%) Subversion
General
1 16 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.50%) Electronics
2 1 (2.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (42.50%) Network Engineer
1 17 (42.50%) Senior Network Engineer
2 10 (25.00%) Juniper Engineer
3 6 (15.00%) C++ Developer
3 6 (15.00%) Developer
4 5 (12.50%) C Developer
4 5 (12.50%) C/C++ Developer
4 5 (12.50%) C/C++ Software Developer
4 5 (12.50%) C++ Software Developer
4 5 (12.50%) Embedded C Developer
4 5 (12.50%) Embedded C/C++ Developer
4 5 (12.50%) Embedded C++ Developer
4 5 (12.50%) Embedded Developer
4 5 (12.50%) Embedded Software Developer
4 5 (12.50%) Integration Engineer
4 5 (12.50%) Linux Developer
4 5 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
4 5 (12.50%) LTE Engineer
4 5 (12.50%) Software Developer
4 5 (12.50%) Software Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.00%) HTML
2 5 (12.50%) 802.1X
3 2 (5.00%) CSS
3 2 (5.00%) Web Services
4 1 (2.50%) .NET
4 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.50%) jQuery
4 1 (2.50%) REST
4 1 (2.50%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 16 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 15 (37.50%) PKI
3 13 (32.50%) Data Centre
4 10 (25.00%) Computer Science
5 3 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.50%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (2.50%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 23 (57.50%) Linux
2 9 (22.50%) Unix
3 6 (15.00%) Embedded Linux
4 2 (5.00%) Windows
4 2 (5.00%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.50%) CentOS
5 1 (2.50%) Ubuntu
5 1 (2.50%) Windows 10
5 1 (2.50%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.50%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (45.00%) Network Design
2 17 (42.50%) Operations Management
3 15 (37.50%) Information Management
3 15 (37.50%) Load Balancing
4 14 (35.00%) Change Control
5 12 (30.00%) Adaptive Security
5 12 (30.00%) WAN Optimisation
6 11 (27.50%) ITIL
7 9 (22.50%) Kalman Filter
7 9 (22.50%) Mathematics
7 9 (22.50%) Web Filtering
8 3 (7.50%) OpenUP
9 2 (5.00%) Network Planning
9 2 (5.00%) Project Management
9 2 (5.00%) Software Engineering
10 1 (2.50%) Change Management
10 1 (2.50%) Quality Management
10 1 (2.50%) Security Management
10 1 (2.50%) Service Delivery
10 1 (2.50%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (30.00%) C++
2 11 (27.50%) C
3 7 (17.50%) Java
4 6 (15.00%) JavaScript
5 5 (12.50%) Bash Shell
5 5 (12.50%) Perl
5 5 (12.50%) Python
6 2 (5.00%) C#
7 1 (2.50%) Embedded C
7 1 (2.50%) Embedded C++
7 1 (2.50%) PHP
7 1 (2.50%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.50%) SQL
7 1 (2.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 13 (32.50%) Degree
2 11 (27.50%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (12.50%) CCIE
4 1 (2.50%) CCIP
4 1 (2.50%) CCNP
4 1 (2.50%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (42.50%) SLA
2 1 (2.50%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.00%) Firmware
2 1 (2.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.50%) Squid
Systems Management
1 12 (30.00%) Cisco Prime
1 12 (30.00%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (2.50%) Cacti
2 1 (2.50%) FortiGate
2 1 (2.50%) OpenView
2 1 (2.50%) SCCM
2 1 (2.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 18 (45.00%) Cisco
2 17 (42.50%) SolarWinds
3 15 (37.50%) Juniper
4 13 (32.50%) F5
5 12 (30.00%) Barracuda Networks
5 12 (30.00%) Palo Alto
6 9 (22.50%) Forcepoint
7 2 (5.00%) Microsoft
8 1 (2.50%) Ericsson
8 1 (2.50%) HP
8 1 (2.50%) Nokia
8 1 (2.50%) Oracle