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 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3G
England / South East
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 369 363 390
Rank change year-on-year -6 +27  
Permanent jobs citing 3G 25 76 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.17% 0.41% 0.38%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.91% 2.07% 1.77%
Number of salaries quoted 22 59 22
Median salary £45,000 £48,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +12.94%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,050 £37,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £73,250 £71,750 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year -4.25% +23.68%  

3G 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 2747 3667 4475
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 18.82% 19.91% 21.25%
Number of salaries quoted 7037 10059 12158
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £26,750 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £66,400
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

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 3 months to 28 June 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 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
Berkshire 0 12 £45,000 -10.00%
Surrey +28 8 £70,750 +50.53%
West Sussex +2 2 £52,500 +0.47%
Oxfordshire +12 1 £22,500 -72.72%
Hampshire +10 1 £60,000 +33.33%
Buckinghamshire -3 1 - -
3G
England

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 43 (79.63%) 4G
2 26 (48.15%) Linux
3 25 (46.30%) Wi-Fi
4 21 (38.89%) Firewall
5 20 (37.04%) MPLS
6 19 (35.19%) LTE
7 17 (31.48%) Wireless
7 17 (31.48%) ITIL
7 17 (31.48%) SLA
8 16 (29.63%) Telecoms
9 15 (27.78%) OSPF
9 15 (27.78%) BGP
9 15 (27.78%) Cisco
9 15 (27.78%) LAN
9 15 (27.78%) WAN
9 15 (27.78%) Information Management
10 14 (25.93%) Network Design
10 14 (25.93%) Management Information System
10 14 (25.93%) IPsec
11 13 (24.07%) Operations Management
11 13 (24.07%) SolarWinds
11 13 (24.07%) Change Control
12 12 (22.22%) Degree
12 12 (22.22%) Juniper
12 12 (22.22%) C++
13 11 (20.37%) C
13 11 (20.37%) Unix
13 11 (20.37%) SSL
13 11 (20.37%) Cisco Certification
13 11 (20.37%) Load Balancing

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 8 (14.81%) SharePoint
2 5 (9.26%) IIS
3 4 (7.41%) CMS
3 4 (7.41%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (7.41%) WordPress
4 2 (3.70%) Apache
4 2 (3.70%) JBoss
Applications
1 8 (14.81%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (7.41%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (7.41%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (7.41%) Traffica
Communications & Networking
1 43 (79.63%) 4G
2 25 (46.30%) Wi-Fi
3 21 (38.89%) Firewall
4 20 (37.04%) MPLS
5 19 (35.19%) LTE
6 17 (31.48%) Wireless
7 15 (27.78%) BGP
7 15 (27.78%) LAN
7 15 (27.78%) OSPF
7 15 (27.78%) WAN
8 14 (25.93%) IPsec
9 11 (20.37%) SSL
9 11 (20.37%) Unified Communications
10 10 (18.52%) 2G
10 10 (18.52%) Cisco Nexus
10 10 (18.52%) IPv6
10 10 (18.52%) SAN
11 9 (16.67%) DNS
11 9 (16.67%) GSM
11 9 (16.67%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.41%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (5.56%) MySQL
3 2 (3.70%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (3.70%) JasperReports
4 1 (1.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (7.41%) MSI
2 2 (3.70%) Eclipse
2 2 (3.70%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.85%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.85%) LabVIEW
3 1 (1.85%) Subversion
General
1 16 (29.63%) Telecoms
2 3 (5.56%) Electronics
3 2 (3.70%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.85%) Advertising
4 1 (1.85%) Finance
4 1 (1.85%) Law
4 1 (1.85%) Military
Job Titles
1 14 (25.93%) Network Engineer
1 14 (25.93%) Senior Network Engineer
2 9 (16.67%) Developer
2 9 (16.67%) Juniper Engineer
3 6 (11.11%) 4G Engineer
3 6 (11.11%) C++ Developer
4 5 (9.26%) C Developer
4 5 (9.26%) C/C++ Developer
4 5 (9.26%) C/C++ Software Developer
4 5 (9.26%) C++ Software Developer
4 5 (9.26%) Embedded C Developer
4 5 (9.26%) Embedded C/C++ Developer
4 5 (9.26%) Embedded C++ Developer
4 5 (9.26%) Embedded Developer
4 5 (9.26%) Embedded Software Developer
4 5 (9.26%) Integration Engineer
4 5 (9.26%) Linux Developer
4 5 (9.26%) Linux Engineer
4 5 (9.26%) LTE Engineer
4 5 (9.26%) Software Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.11%) HTML
2 5 (9.26%) 802.1X
2 5 (9.26%) Software Packaging
3 2 (3.70%) CSS
3 2 (3.70%) Web Services
3 2 (3.70%) XML
4 1 (1.85%) .NET
4 1 (1.85%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.85%) JavaFX
4 1 (1.85%) jQuery
4 1 (1.85%) REST
4 1 (1.85%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 14 (25.93%) Management Information System
2 11 (20.37%) PKI
3 10 (18.52%) Data Centre
4 7 (12.96%) Computer Science
5 6 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (7.41%) iPhone
6 4 (7.41%) Replication
7 2 (3.70%) Clustering
8 1 (1.85%) Contactless
8 1 (1.85%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (1.85%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 26 (48.15%) Linux
2 11 (20.37%) Unix
3 10 (18.52%) Windows
4 6 (11.11%) Embedded Linux
4 6 (11.11%) Windows Server
5 5 (9.26%) Android
5 5 (9.26%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (9.26%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (7.41%) Apple iOS
6 4 (7.41%) Mac OS
6 4 (7.41%) Windows Phone
7 1 (1.85%) CentOS
7 1 (1.85%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.85%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.85%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.85%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (31.48%) ITIL
2 15 (27.78%) Information Management
3 14 (25.93%) Network Design
4 13 (24.07%) Change Control
4 13 (24.07%) Operations Management
5 11 (20.37%) Load Balancing
5 11 (20.37%) WAN Optimisation
6 8 (14.81%) Adaptive Security
7 6 (11.11%) Project Management
8 5 (9.26%) Kalman Filter
8 5 (9.26%) Mathematics
8 5 (9.26%) Performance Management
8 5 (9.26%) Test Automation
8 5 (9.26%) Web Filtering
9 4 (7.41%) Application Packaging
9 4 (7.41%) Functional Testing
9 4 (7.41%) Network Performance Management
9 4 (7.41%) Patch Management
9 4 (7.41%) Software Deployment
9 4 (7.41%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 12 (22.22%) C++
2 11 (20.37%) C
3 10 (18.52%) Java
4 7 (12.96%) SQL
5 6 (11.11%) JavaScript
6 5 (9.26%) Bash Shell
6 5 (9.26%) Perl
6 5 (9.26%) PowerShell
6 5 (9.26%) Python
7 3 (5.56%) VB
8 2 (3.70%) C#
8 2 (3.70%) PHP
8 2 (3.70%) VB6
9 1 (1.85%) Embedded C
9 1 (1.85%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 12 (22.22%) Degree
2 11 (20.37%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (7.41%) A+ Certification
3 4 (7.41%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (7.41%) MCP
3 4 (7.41%) MCSA
3 4 (7.41%) MCSE
3 4 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (3.70%) CCIE
4 2 (3.70%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (3.70%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.85%) CCIP
5 1 (1.85%) CCNA
5 1 (1.85%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (31.48%) SLA
2 1 (1.85%) QA
System Software
1 9 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.70%) Firmware
2 2 (3.70%) Hyper-V
2 2 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.85%) Squid
Systems Management
1 7 (12.96%) Cisco Prime
1 7 (12.96%) SolarWinds Orion
2 4 (7.41%) Netcool
2 4 (7.41%) NSN NetAct
2 4 (7.41%) Sysprep
3 1 (1.85%) Cacti
3 1 (1.85%) FortiGate
3 1 (1.85%) OpenView
3 1 (1.85%) SCCM
3 1 (1.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 15 (27.78%) Cisco
2 13 (24.07%) SolarWinds
3 12 (22.22%) Juniper
4 10 (18.52%) F5
5 8 (14.81%) Barracuda Networks
5 8 (14.81%) Palo Alto
6 6 (11.11%) Microsoft
7 5 (9.26%) Forcepoint
8 4 (7.41%) Adobe
8 4 (7.41%) BroadSoft
8 4 (7.41%) Citrix
8 4 (7.41%) Dell
8 4 (7.41%) Ericsson
8 4 (7.41%) LANDesk
9 2 (3.70%) Acronis
9 2 (3.70%) EMC
9 2 (3.70%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (3.70%) VMware
10 1 (1.85%) HP