The first table below looks at the demand for 2G skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 2G over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
2G
Rank 211 198 188
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -10
Permanent jobs citing 2G 15 25 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.25% 0.47% 0.66%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.90% 1.46% 2.43%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 14
Average salary £59,500 £45,500 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -11.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,900 £36,100 £36,800
10% offered a salary of more than £65,900 £60,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -10.52%
Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1660 1709 1689
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 28.22% 32.11% 27.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1117 1265 1367
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
2G
South East

2G
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing 2G across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

2G Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

2G
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing 2G across the Berkshire region.

2G Salary Trend in Berkshire

2G
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing 2G across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

2G Salary Histogram in Berkshire

2G
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 2G within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Reading +3 8 - - 1
Slough -2 1 £32,500 -37.19% 1
Newbury -7 1 £59,500 +83.07% 2
2G
South East

2G
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing 2G also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited 2G.

1 27 (100.00%) 3G
2 25 (92.59%) Telecoms
3 18 (66.67%) LTE
3 18 (66.67%) 4G
4 10 (37.04%) GSM
5 8 (29.63%) UNIX
5 8 (29.63%) Huawei
6 6 (22.22%) Marketing
6 6 (22.22%) UMTS
6 6 (22.22%) Broadband
7 5 (18.52%) Service Delivery
8 4 (14.81%) Wireless
8 4 (14.81%) Project Management
8 4 (14.81%) Linux
8 4 (14.81%) SLA
8 4 (14.81%) Red Hat
8 4 (14.81%) Degree
8 4 (14.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (14.81%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
9 3 (11.11%) Radio Access Network
9 3 (11.11%) Integration Testing
9 3 (11.11%) Product Marketing
9 3 (11.11%) Ericsson
9 3 (11.11%) Alcatel-Lucent
9 3 (11.11%) NDS
9 3 (11.11%) VoIP
9 3 (11.11%) TIBCO
9 3 (11.11%) SS7
9 3 (11.11%) Change Management
10 2 (7.41%) Service Management

2G
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing 2G also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited 2G. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.70%) MS Visio
1 1 (3.70%) MS Project
1 1 (3.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 27 (100.00%) 3G
2 18 (66.67%) LTE
2 18 (66.67%) 4G
3 10 (37.04%) GSM
4 6 (22.22%) UMTS
4 6 (22.22%) Broadband
5 4 (14.81%) Wireless
6 3 (11.11%) Radio Access Network
6 3 (11.11%) VoIP
6 3 (11.11%) SS7
7 2 (7.41%) Internet
7 2 (7.41%) 3GPP
7 2 (7.41%) TCP/IP
7 2 (7.41%) IPv4
7 2 (7.41%) IPv6
8 1 (3.70%) VoLTE
8 1 (3.70%) HSPA
8 1 (3.70%) RNC
8 1 (3.70%) GGSN
8 1 (3.70%) SGSN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) BusinessObjects
General
1 25 (92.59%) Telecoms
2 6 (22.22%) Marketing
3 2 (7.41%) Finance
4 1 (3.70%) Law
4 1 (3.70%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 6 (22.22%) Consultant
2 4 (14.81%) IP Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Principle Consultant
3 3 (11.11%) Network Consultant
4 2 (7.41%) Programme Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) RAN Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Services Delivery Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Service Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Delivery Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Telecoms Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) RF Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Programme Director
5 1 (3.70%) Project Director
5 1 (3.70%) Principal Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Project Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Programme Manager
5 1 (3.70%) RF Optimisation Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Core Network Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.70%) CMDB
1 1 (3.70%) Smart Meter
1 1 (3.70%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 8 (29.63%) UNIX
2 4 (14.81%) Linux
2 4 (14.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (18.52%) Service Delivery
2 4 (14.81%) Project Management
3 3 (11.11%) Integration Testing
3 3 (11.11%) Product Marketing
3 3 (11.11%) Change Management
4 2 (7.41%) Service Management
4 2 (7.41%) Risk Management
4 2 (7.41%) Resource Management
4 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (3.70%) Waterfall
5 1 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.70%) Network Design
5 1 (3.70%) Supplier Management
5 1 (3.70%) Software Testing
5 1 (3.70%) UML
5 1 (3.70%) CRM
5 1 (3.70%) Configuration Management
5 1 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (3.70%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.70%) MapBasic
1 1 (3.70%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) Degree
2 2 (7.41%) HNC
2 2 (7.41%) HND
3 1 (3.70%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) SLA
2 2 (7.41%) QA
System Software
1 3 (11.11%) NDS
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) HP NNM
1 1 (3.70%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (3.70%) OpenView
1 1 (3.70%) Tivoli
1 1 (3.70%) Netcool
1 1 (3.70%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 8 (29.63%) Huawei
2 4 (14.81%) Red Hat
2 4 (14.81%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 3 (11.11%) Ericsson
3 3 (11.11%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 3 (11.11%) TIBCO
4 2 (7.41%) HP
5 1 (3.70%) F5
5 1 (3.70%) Amdocs
5 1 (3.70%) BMC
5 1 (3.70%) Nokia
5 1 (3.70%) Mapinfo
5 1 (3.70%) Vitria
5 1 (3.70%) IBM
5 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.70%) Business Objects
5 1 (3.70%) SAP
5 1 (3.70%) Remedy
5 1 (3.70%) Cramer
Newbury
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Salary: £55000.0000 - £64000.0000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Posted: 8 days ago