The table below looks at the statistics 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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
2G
Rank 190 199 207
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +8
Permanent jobs citing 2G 39 26 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.65% 0.44% 0.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.14% 1.50% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 9 12 3
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £45,250 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
2G
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1820 1736 1422
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 30.50% 29.24% 26.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1011 1209 1087
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 24 October 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 24 October 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +18 30 £55,000 -4.34% 2
Newbury +10 4 £70,000 +27.27% 1
Slough -4 2 £57,500 +27.77%
Windsor - 2 £57,500 -
Bracknell -6 1 - -
2G
South East

2G
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 52 (100.00%) 3G
2 44 (84.62%) Telecoms
3 34 (65.38%) LTE
4 29 (55.77%) Wireless
5 27 (51.92%) 4G
6 22 (42.31%) QA
6 22 (42.31%) UMTS
7 20 (38.46%) GSM
7 20 (38.46%) Degree
8 18 (34.62%) Ericsson
9 16 (30.77%) Nokia
9 16 (30.77%) Service Delivery
10 15 (28.85%) WiMAX
10 15 (28.85%) RNC
10 15 (28.85%) Nortel
11 13 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
12 12 (23.08%) Radio Access Network
13 9 (17.31%) SLA
14 8 (15.38%) Logistics
14 8 (15.38%) Marketing
15 7 (13.46%) Product Management
15 7 (13.46%) Digital Media
15 7 (13.46%) Huawei
15 7 (13.46%) 2.5G
16 6 (11.54%) Network Planning
17 5 (9.62%) Use Case
17 5 (9.62%) Business Intelligence
17 5 (9.62%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
17 5 (9.62%) Continuous Improvement
17 5 (9.62%) Big Data

2G
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

Communications & Networking
1 52 (100.00%) 3G
2 34 (65.38%) LTE
3 29 (55.77%) Wireless
4 27 (51.92%) 4G
5 22 (42.31%) UMTS
6 20 (38.46%) GSM
7 15 (28.85%) WiMAX
7 15 (28.85%) RNC
8 12 (23.08%) Radio Access Network
9 7 (13.46%) 2.5G
10 4 (7.69%) Broadband
11 3 (5.77%) GPRS
11 3 (5.77%) Internet
12 2 (3.85%) XCAP
12 2 (3.85%) VoLTE
12 2 (3.85%) CDMA
12 2 (3.85%) VoIP
12 2 (3.85%) HTTP
12 2 (3.85%) SIGTRAN
12 2 (3.85%) GGSN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.62%) Big Data
General
1 44 (84.62%) Telecoms
2 8 (15.38%) Marketing
3 4 (7.69%) Electronics
4 2 (3.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (26.92%) Consultant
2 11 (21.15%) Wireless Engineer
3 7 (13.46%) Resourcer
4 5 (9.62%) Site Engineer
4 5 (9.62%) RAN Engineer
4 5 (9.62%) Solutions Consultant
4 5 (9.62%) Network Consultant
4 5 (9.62%) Technical Engineer
5 4 (7.69%) Technical Manager
6 3 (5.77%) Network Engineer
7 2 (3.85%) Account Manager
7 2 (3.85%) Technical Project Manager
7 2 (3.85%) Design Engineer
7 2 (3.85%) Principal Consultant
7 2 (3.85%) Business Consultant
7 2 (3.85%) Technical Account Manager
7 2 (3.85%) Network Design Engineer
7 2 (3.85%) Project Manager
8 1 (1.92%) RF Engineer
8 1 (1.92%) RF Optimisation Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 13 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (13.46%) Digital Media
3 5 (9.62%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.69%) UNIX
1 4 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (30.77%) Service Delivery
2 8 (15.38%) Logistics
3 7 (13.46%) Product Management
4 6 (11.54%) Network Planning
5 5 (9.62%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (9.62%) Performance Engineering
5 5 (9.62%) Use Case
5 5 (9.62%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (3.85%) Project Management
6 2 (3.85%) Network Design
6 2 (3.85%) Product Marketing
6 2 (3.85%) Performance Management
7 1 (1.92%) Line Management
7 1 (1.92%) Marketing Strategy
7 1 (1.92%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (1.92%) PRINCE2
7 1 (1.92%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.77%) C
Qualifications
1 20 (38.46%) Degree
2 2 (3.85%) HNC
2 2 (3.85%) HND
3 1 (1.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.92%) PMP
3 1 (1.92%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (42.31%) QA
2 9 (17.31%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.85%) NDS
Vendors
1 18 (34.62%) Ericsson
2 16 (30.77%) Nokia
3 15 (28.85%) Nortel
4 7 (13.46%) Huawei
5 5 (9.62%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
6 2 (3.85%) Oracle
6 2 (3.85%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 2 (3.85%) TIBCO
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