Period
to 20 February 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 20 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3G
England > South East
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 524 489 519
Rank change year-on-year -35 +30 -133
Permanent jobs citing 3G 21 67 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.066% 0.21% 0.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.38% 1.01% 1.55%
Number of salaries quoted 11 51 102
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -7.61% +8.24%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £27,125
90th Percentile £73,750 £130,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% - +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 5,455 6,644 8,200
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 17.24% 21.23% 19.99%
Number of salaries quoted 4,263 5,308 6,871
South East median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +2.27% +10.00%
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

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 20 February 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 20 February 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 -16 9 £27,500 -71.05% 3
Berkshire -10 7 £27,500 -71.05% 1
West Sussex 0 5 £72,500 +16.00% 1
Surrey -12 3 £45,000 +23.29% 1
Buckinghamshire -4 2 - - 2
Hampshire -28 2 £37,000 -7.50%
M4 Corridor - 1 £60,000 -
3G
England

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 21 (100.00%) 4G
2 10 (47.62%) 2G
3 8 (38.10%) Juniper
3 8 (38.10%) Cisco
3 8 (38.10%) Telecoms
3 8 (38.10%) Network Design
4 6 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
4 6 (28.57%) Wireless
4 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 6 (28.57%) WAN
4 6 (28.57%) SLA
4 6 (28.57%) MPLS
5 5 (23.81%) Management Information System
5 5 (23.81%) DNS
5 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Office
5 5 (23.81%) Linux
5 5 (23.81%) Radio Access Network
6 4 (19.05%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (19.05%) F5
6 4 (19.05%) Junos
6 4 (19.05%) Unified Communications
6 4 (19.05%) SolarWinds
6 4 (19.05%) IPsec
6 4 (19.05%) Information Management
6 4 (19.05%) PKI
6 4 (19.05%) Operations Management
6 4 (19.05%) Degree
6 4 (19.05%) Load Balancing
6 4 (19.05%) LAN
6 4 (19.05%) ITIL

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 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (14.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (4.76%) AutoCAD
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (100.00%) 4G
2 10 (47.62%) 2G
3 6 (28.57%) MPLS
3 6 (28.57%) WAN
3 6 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
3 6 (28.57%) Wireless
4 5 (23.81%) DNS
4 5 (23.81%) Radio Access Network
5 4 (19.05%) BGP
5 4 (19.05%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (19.05%) Ethernet
5 4 (19.05%) Firewall
5 4 (19.05%) IPsec
5 4 (19.05%) Junos
5 4 (19.05%) LAN
5 4 (19.05%) OSPF
5 4 (19.05%) SSL
5 4 (19.05%) Unified Communications
6 3 (14.29%) DDNS
6 3 (14.29%) SAN
General
1 8 (38.10%) Telecoms
2 2 (9.52%) Finance
3 1 (4.76%) Billing
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Network Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) RAN Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Juniper Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Configuration Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Hardware Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) IP Network Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Junior
4 2 (9.52%) Junior RAN Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Mobile Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Mobile Test Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Project Manager
4 2 (9.52%) RAN Configuration Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Test Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Wintel Administrator
4 2 (9.52%) Wintel Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Wintel Systems Administrator
4 2 (9.52%) Wintel Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) Software Packaging
2 1 (4.76%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Management Information System
2 4 (19.05%) PKI
3 3 (14.29%) Data Centre
4 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
4 2 (9.52%) Handset
5 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (4.76%) Blackberry
5 1 (4.76%) iPhone
5 1 (4.76%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) Linux
2 3 (14.29%) Windows
3 2 (9.52%) Unix
3 2 (9.52%) Windows Server
3 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.76%) Android
4 1 (4.76%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Network Design
2 4 (19.05%) Information Management
2 4 (19.05%) ITIL
2 4 (19.05%) Load Balancing
2 4 (19.05%) Operations Management
3 3 (14.29%) Adaptive Security
3 3 (14.29%) Change Control
3 3 (14.29%) OpenUP
4 2 (9.52%) Error Analysis
4 2 (9.52%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (9.52%) Mathematics
4 2 (9.52%) Network Planning
4 2 (9.52%) Problem Management
4 2 (9.52%) WAN Optimisation
4 2 (9.52%) Web Filtering
5 1 (4.76%) Embedded Software Development
5 1 (4.76%) Integration Testing
5 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2
5 1 (4.76%) Project Management
5 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.76%) C
2 1 (4.76%) C++
2 1 (4.76%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) Degree
2 3 (14.29%) CCIE
2 3 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (9.52%) HNC
3 2 (9.52%) HND
3 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (4.76%) CCNP
4 1 (4.76%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (28.57%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
1 2 (9.52%) Hyper-V
1 2 (9.52%) Squid
1 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (9.52%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) Cisco Prime
1 3 (14.29%) SolarWinds Orion
2 2 (9.52%) FortiGate
2 2 (9.52%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (38.10%) Cisco
1 8 (38.10%) Juniper
2 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 4 (19.05%) F5
3 4 (19.05%) SolarWinds
4 3 (14.29%) Barracuda Networks
4 3 (14.29%) Ericsson
4 3 (14.29%) Nokia
4 3 (14.29%) Palo Alto
5 2 (9.52%) Forcepoint
5 2 (9.52%) VMware
6 1 (4.76%) Avaya
6 1 (4.76%) McAfee
6 1 (4.76%) Mitel
6 1 (4.76%) Oracle