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

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
3G
England / South East
Rank 372 369 407
Rank change year-on-year -3 +38  
Permanent jobs citing 3G 28 88 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.19% 0.46% 0.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.95% 2.09% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 22 62 18
Median salary £42,500 £46,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.60% +9.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £29,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £58,500 £50,450
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £48,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -16.66% +28.00%  

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 2933 4210 4434
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 19.81% 21.92% 21.83%
Number of salaries quoted 2369 3574 3397
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £63,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

3G
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing 3G as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

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 22 March 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 22 March 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
Surrey +35 8 £36,500 +12.30% 2
Hampshire +14 6 £40,000 -9.09%
Berkshire +8 6 £42,500 -15.00% 1
Buckinghamshire +19 5 - -
West Sussex +9 3 £62,500 +38.88%
3G
England

3G
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 39 (69.64%) 4G
2 22 (39.29%) Telecoms
3 21 (37.50%) Firewall
4 20 (35.71%) ITIL
4 20 (35.71%) SLA
5 18 (32.14%) Windows
6 17 (30.36%) Cisco
7 16 (28.57%) LAN
7 16 (28.57%) Management Information System
7 16 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
7 16 (28.57%) Wireless
7 16 (28.57%) LTE
8 15 (26.79%) MS Office
9 14 (25.00%) MPLS
10 13 (23.21%) 2G
10 13 (23.21%) Information Management
11 12 (21.43%) Linux
11 12 (21.43%) MS Excel
11 12 (21.43%) DNS
11 12 (21.43%) DHCP
11 12 (21.43%) Ethernet
11 12 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
12 11 (19.64%) Active Directory
12 11 (19.64%) Juniper
12 11 (19.64%) WAN
12 11 (19.64%) Network Design
13 10 (17.86%) Data Centre
13 10 (17.86%) F5
13 10 (17.86%) Cisco Nexus
13 10 (17.86%) VoIP

3G
Top Related 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 10 (17.86%) SharePoint
2 4 (7.14%) CMS
2 4 (7.14%) IIS
2 4 (7.14%) SharePoint 2013
2 4 (7.14%) WordPress
3 2 (3.57%) Apache
3 2 (3.57%) JBoss
Applications
1 15 (26.79%) MS Office
2 12 (21.43%) MS Excel
3 6 (10.71%) MS Visio
4 4 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (7.14%) Traffica
Communications & Networking
1 39 (69.64%) 4G
2 21 (37.50%) Firewall
3 16 (28.57%) LAN
3 16 (28.57%) LTE
3 16 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
3 16 (28.57%) Wireless
4 14 (25.00%) MPLS
5 13 (23.21%) 2G
6 12 (21.43%) DHCP
6 12 (21.43%) DNS
6 12 (21.43%) Ethernet
7 11 (19.64%) WAN
8 10 (17.86%) BGP
8 10 (17.86%) Cisco Nexus
8 10 (17.86%) IPsec
8 10 (17.86%) OSPF
8 10 (17.86%) SAN
8 10 (17.86%) VoIP
9 9 (16.07%) Junos
9 9 (16.07%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.14%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (3.57%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (3.57%) JasperReports
2 2 (3.57%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (7.14%) MSI
2 2 (3.57%) Eclipse
2 2 (3.57%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.79%) LabVIEW
General
1 22 (39.29%) Telecoms
2 3 (5.36%) Electronics
3 2 (3.57%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.79%) Advertising
4 1 (1.79%) Finance
4 1 (1.79%) Law
4 1 (1.79%) Military
Job Titles
1 12 (21.43%) 4G Engineer
2 10 (17.86%) Network Engineer
2 10 (17.86%) Senior Network Engineer
3 8 (14.29%) 3G Engineer
4 7 (12.50%) Juniper Engineer
5 6 (10.71%) Support Engineer
5 6 (10.71%) Test Engineer
6 5 (8.93%) Architect
6 5 (8.93%) NOC Engineer
6 5 (8.93%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (7.14%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 4 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
7 4 (7.14%) Deskside Engineer
7 4 (7.14%) Mobile Engineer
7 4 (7.14%) Network Architect
7 4 (7.14%) Network Manager
7 4 (7.14%) Network Performance Manager
7 4 (7.14%) Performance Manager
7 4 (7.14%) Senior Support Engineer
7 4 (7.14%) VoLTE Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.71%) Software Packaging
2 2 (3.57%) XML
3 1 (1.79%) JavaFX
3 1 (1.79%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 16 (28.57%) Management Information System
2 10 (17.86%) Data Centre
3 9 (16.07%) PKI
4 6 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (7.14%) Blackberry
5 4 (7.14%) iPhone
5 4 (7.14%) Replication
5 4 (7.14%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (5.36%) Computer Science
7 2 (3.57%) Clustering
7 2 (3.57%) Smartphone
8 1 (1.79%) Contactless
8 1 (1.79%) Internet of Things
8 1 (1.79%) Machine to Machine
Operating Systems
1 18 (32.14%) Windows
2 12 (21.43%) Linux
3 8 (14.29%) Unix
4 5 (8.93%) Android
4 5 (8.93%) Windows 7
4 5 (8.93%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (8.93%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (7.14%) Apple iOS
5 4 (7.14%) Mac OS
5 4 (7.14%) Windows Phone
5 4 (7.14%) Windows Server
5 4 (7.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (35.71%) ITIL
2 13 (23.21%) Information Management
3 11 (19.64%) Network Design
4 9 (16.07%) Adaptive Security
4 9 (16.07%) Change Control
4 9 (16.07%) Load Balancing
4 9 (16.07%) Operations Management
4 9 (16.07%) WAN Optimisation
5 6 (10.71%) Application Packaging
5 6 (10.71%) Patch Management
5 6 (10.71%) PRINCE2
5 6 (10.71%) Software Deployment
6 5 (8.93%) Incident Management
6 5 (8.93%) Network Management
6 5 (8.93%) Performance Management
6 5 (8.93%) Project Management
7 4 (7.14%) Content Management
7 4 (7.14%) Logistics
7 4 (7.14%) Network Architecture
7 4 (7.14%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (12.50%) SQL
2 4 (7.14%) PowerShell
3 3 (5.36%) Java
4 2 (3.57%) VB
4 2 (3.57%) VB6
5 1 (1.79%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (12.50%) Degree
2 7 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (10.71%) MCP
3 6 (10.71%) MCSE
3 6 (10.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (10.71%) Security Cleared
4 4 (7.14%) A+ Certification
4 4 (7.14%) MCSA
4 4 (7.14%) SC Cleared
5 3 (5.36%) CCNA
6 2 (3.57%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (35.71%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (19.64%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.57%) Hyper-V
2 2 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.79%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 8 (14.29%) Cisco Prime
1 8 (14.29%) SolarWinds Orion
2 4 (7.14%) Netcool
2 4 (7.14%) NSN NetAct
2 4 (7.14%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 17 (30.36%) Cisco
2 11 (19.64%) Juniper
3 10 (17.86%) F5
4 9 (16.07%) Barracuda Networks
4 9 (16.07%) Microsoft
4 9 (16.07%) Palo Alto
4 9 (16.07%) SolarWinds
5 7 (12.50%) Citrix
5 7 (12.50%) Dell
6 6 (10.71%) LANDesk
7 4 (7.14%) Adobe
7 4 (7.14%) BroadSoft
7 4 (7.14%) Ericsson
8 2 (3.57%) Acronis
8 2 (3.57%) EMC
8 2 (3.57%) HP
8 2 (3.57%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (3.57%) VMware
9 1 (1.79%) SonicWALL
9 1 (1.79%) Sophos
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