Period
to 23 October 2017

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

Next Generation Network (NGN)
England > South East
6 months to
23 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 537 581 649
Rank change year-on-year +44 +68 -10
Permanent jobs citing NGN 2 15 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.007% 0.043% 0.009%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.038% 0.20% 0.046%
Number of salaries quoted 2 14 1
South East median annual salary £40,000 £110,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -63.64% +109.52% +31.25%
England median annual salary £34,712 £90,000 £33,649
% change year-on-year -61.43% +167.47% -38.82%

NGN 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 5215 7366 8643
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 17.96% 20.95% 20.37%
Number of salaries quoted 4184 5888 6968
South East median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +2.41%
10th Percentile £24,500 £26,250 £24,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

NGN
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for NGN in the South East

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Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for NGN in the South East

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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 NGN within the South East region over the 6 months to 23 October 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
Surrey - 2 £40,000 -
NGN
England

For the 6 months to 23 October 2017, IT jobs citing NGN 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 NGN.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) IIS
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
1 2 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security Management
1 2 (100.00%) Security Management
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Billing
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (100.00%) ISMS
1 2 (100.00%) TestComplete
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 2 (100.00%) Test Planning
1 2 (100.00%) Line Management
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
1 2 (100.00%) Case Management

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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 2 (100.00%) IIS
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) TestComplete
1 2 (100.00%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (100.00%) Billing
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Automation Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) QA Automation Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) QA Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Thinking
1 2 (100.00%) Case Management
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security Management
1 2 (100.00%) ISMS
1 2 (100.00%) Line Management
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
1 2 (100.00%) Security Management
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Test Planning
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA