Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for 4G skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited 4G over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

4G
England > South East
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 508 483 529
Rank change year-on-year -25 +46 -122
Permanent jobs citing 4G 47 105 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.15% 0.30% 0.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.87% 1.40% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 37 74 75
South East median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% -21.43% +55.56%
10th Percentile £35,650 £31,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £124,000 £76,250
England median annual salary £46,000 £65,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year -29.23% +13.04% +27.78%

4G 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 5420 7496 8532
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 17.61% 21.36% 20.04%
Number of salaries quoted 4311 6000 6945
South East median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +4.65% +7.50%
10th Percentile £24,250 £26,225 £24,350
90th Percentile £66,000 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

4G
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing 4G as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for 4G in the South East

4G
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing 4G in the South East.

Salary trend for 4G in the South East

4G
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing 4G in the South East over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for 4G in the South East

4G
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 4G within the South East region over the 6 months to 23 November 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
Berkshire -12 21 £45,000 -6.25% 1
Thames Valley -30 21 £45,000 -6.25% 1
Surrey +15 17 £70,000 +30.23%
Hampshire +10 4 £37,500 -46.43%
West Sussex -4 3 £72,500 +31.82%
M4 Corridor - 2 £60,000 -
4G
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT jobs citing 4G 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 4G.

1 34 (72.34%) 3G
2 29 (61.70%) Telecoms
3 19 (40.43%) Management Information System
4 18 (38.30%) Wi-Fi
4 18 (38.30%) Wireless
4 18 (38.30%) Linux
5 17 (36.17%) C
5 17 (36.17%) Network Design
6 16 (34.04%) LTE
7 14 (29.79%) Firewall
7 14 (29.79%) LAN
8 13 (27.66%) WAN
8 13 (27.66%) SLA
8 13 (27.66%) Cisco
8 13 (27.66%) MPLS
8 13 (27.66%) OSPF
8 13 (27.66%) BGP
8 13 (27.66%) IPsec
8 13 (27.66%) SolarWinds
8 13 (27.66%) Operations Management
9 12 (25.53%) PKI
9 12 (25.53%) Load Balancing
9 12 (25.53%) Junos
9 12 (25.53%) Unified Communications
9 12 (25.53%) Information Management
9 12 (25.53%) SSL
9 12 (25.53%) Juniper
9 12 (25.53%) IPv6
9 12 (25.53%) F5
9 12 (25.53%) Cisco Nexus

4G
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 (2.13%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (14.89%) Microsoft Excel
1 7 (14.89%) Microsoft Office
1 7 (14.89%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (2.13%) Acrobat
2 1 (2.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 34 (72.34%) 3G
2 18 (38.30%) Wi-Fi
2 18 (38.30%) Wireless
3 16 (34.04%) LTE
4 14 (29.79%) Firewall
4 14 (29.79%) LAN
5 13 (27.66%) BGP
5 13 (27.66%) IPsec
5 13 (27.66%) MPLS
5 13 (27.66%) OSPF
5 13 (27.66%) WAN
6 12 (25.53%) Cisco Nexus
6 12 (25.53%) IPv6
6 12 (25.53%) Junos
6 12 (25.53%) SSL
6 12 (25.53%) Unified Communications
7 11 (23.40%) DHCP
7 11 (23.40%) SAN
8 10 (21.28%) DDNS
8 10 (21.28%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.77%) MS Access
General
1 29 (61.70%) Telecoms
2 6 (12.77%) Back Office
3 3 (6.38%) Billing
3 3 (6.38%) Marketing
4 2 (4.26%) Advertising
4 2 (4.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (27.66%) Network Engineer
1 13 (27.66%) Senior Network Engineer
2 9 (19.15%) Juniper Engineer
3 6 (12.77%) Delivery Manager
4 5 (10.64%) Build Manager
4 5 (10.64%) C Developer
4 5 (10.64%) C/C++ Developer
4 5 (10.64%) C++ Developer
4 5 (10.64%) C++ Software Developer
4 5 (10.64%) Developer
4 5 (10.64%) Embedded C Developer
4 5 (10.64%) Embedded C/C++ Developer
4 5 (10.64%) Embedded C++ Developer
4 5 (10.64%) Embedded Software Developer
4 5 (10.64%) Integration Engineer
4 5 (10.64%) Linux Developer
4 5 (10.64%) Linux Engineer
4 5 (10.64%) LTE Engineer
4 5 (10.64%) Software Developer
4 5 (10.64%) Software Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.64%) 802.1X
1 5 (10.64%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (40.43%) Management Information System
2 12 (25.53%) PKI
3 11 (23.40%) Data Centre
4 7 (14.89%) Computer Science
5 4 (8.51%) User Experience
6 3 (6.38%) Internet of Things
6 3 (6.38%) Mobile App
7 2 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (4.26%) Handset
8 1 (2.13%) PMI
8 1 (2.13%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 18 (38.30%) Linux
2 7 (14.89%) Unix
3 5 (10.64%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (2.13%) Windows
4 1 (2.13%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (36.17%) Network Design
2 13 (27.66%) Operations Management
3 12 (25.53%) Information Management
3 12 (25.53%) Load Balancing
4 10 (21.28%) Adaptive Security
4 10 (21.28%) Change Control
5 8 (17.02%) ITIL
5 8 (17.02%) WAN Optimisation
6 7 (14.89%) Kalman Filter
6 7 (14.89%) Mathematics
6 7 (14.89%) Web Filtering
7 6 (12.77%) Logistics
7 6 (12.77%) Process Improvement
7 6 (12.77%) QMS
8 4 (8.51%) Service Management
9 3 (6.38%) B2B
9 3 (6.38%) Network Planning
9 3 (6.38%) Pricing Strategy
9 3 (6.38%) Product Management
9 3 (6.38%) Product Marketing
Programming Languages
1 17 (36.17%) C
2 10 (21.28%) C++
3 6 (12.77%) Java
4 5 (10.64%) Bash Shell
4 5 (10.64%) JavaScript
4 5 (10.64%) Perl
4 5 (10.64%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (19.15%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (14.89%) Degree
3 6 (12.77%) CCIE
4 1 (2.13%) CCNP
4 1 (2.13%) PMI Certification
4 1 (2.13%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (27.66%) SLA
2 6 (12.77%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (2.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (21.28%) Cisco Prime
1 10 (21.28%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 13 (27.66%) Cisco
1 13 (27.66%) SolarWinds
2 12 (25.53%) F5
2 12 (25.53%) Juniper
3 10 (21.28%) Barracuda Networks
3 10 (21.28%) Palo Alto
4 7 (14.89%) Ericsson
4 7 (14.89%) Forcepoint
5 6 (12.77%) Huawei
5 6 (12.77%) NEC
5 6 (12.77%) Nokia Networks
5 6 (12.77%) Nortel
5 6 (12.77%) Tellabs
6 2 (4.26%) Microsoft
7 1 (2.13%) Adobe
7 1 (2.13%) Apple
7 1 (2.13%) Nokia
7 1 (2.13%) Oracle
7 1 (2.13%) Remedy