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 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
2G
Rank 189 209 176
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -33
Permanent jobs citing 2G 29 18 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.56% 0.30% 0.81%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.23% 1.02% 2.93%
Number of salaries quoted 15 13 23
Average salary £70,000 £70,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £31,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+30.64% -31.11%
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
1298 1769 1537
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 25.12% 29.80% 27.70%
Number of salaries quoted 922 974 1114
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 2 September 2015.

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 2 September 2015. 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 0 6 £43,000 +62.26% 1
Newbury +4 3 - - 1
Bracknell - 2 - -
Slough - 2 £40,000 -
2G
South East

2G
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 55 (100.00%) 3G
2 44 (80.00%) 4G
3 35 (63.64%) Telecoms
4 27 (49.09%) LTE
5 18 (32.73%) Ericsson
5 18 (32.73%) SS7
6 16 (29.09%) MPLS
6 16 (29.09%) Radio Access Network
7 15 (27.27%) Network Management
8 14 (25.45%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
8 14 (25.45%) SMS
8 14 (25.45%) Network Security
8 14 (25.45%) IP Telephony
9 13 (23.64%) Degree
10 12 (21.82%) SC Cleared
10 12 (21.82%) Security Cleared
11 11 (20.00%) GSM
12 10 (18.18%) ION Trading
12 10 (18.18%) Wireless
13 9 (16.36%) Cramer
13 9 (16.36%) RNC
13 9 (16.36%) Amdocs
14 8 (14.55%) Project Management
15 7 (12.73%) UMTS
16 6 (10.91%) UNIX
16 6 (10.91%) Linux
16 6 (10.91%) Finance
17 5 (9.09%) WiMAX
17 5 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
17 5 (9.09%) Windows

2G
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.82%) MTS
Applications
1 2 (3.64%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 55 (100.00%) 3G
2 44 (80.00%) 4G
3 27 (49.09%) LTE
4 18 (32.73%) SS7
5 16 (29.09%) MPLS
5 16 (29.09%) Radio Access Network
6 14 (25.45%) Network Security
6 14 (25.45%) IP Telephony
6 14 (25.45%) SMS
7 11 (20.00%) GSM
8 10 (18.18%) Wireless
9 9 (16.36%) RNC
10 7 (12.73%) UMTS
11 5 (9.09%) WiMAX
12 4 (7.27%) Ethernet
12 4 (7.27%) SDH
12 4 (7.27%) MGW
13 3 (5.45%) CDMA
13 3 (5.45%) DWDM
13 3 (5.45%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.64%) Relational Database
General
1 35 (63.64%) Telecoms
2 6 (10.91%) Finance
3 4 (7.27%) Spanish Language
4 2 (3.64%) Electronics
4 2 (3.64%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (9.09%) Technical Leader
2 4 (7.27%) Senior Project Manager
2 4 (7.27%) Transmission Engineer
2 4 (7.27%) Transmission Planning Engineer
2 4 (7.27%) Project Manager
2 4 (7.27%) Network Engineer
2 4 (7.27%) Senior Manager
3 3 (5.45%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (5.45%) Operations Manager
4 2 (3.64%) Network Analyst
4 2 (3.64%) Security Consultant
4 2 (3.64%) Technical Account Manager
4 2 (3.64%) Technical Manager
4 2 (3.64%) Account Manager
4 2 (3.64%) Analyst
4 2 (3.64%) Network Consultant
4 2 (3.64%) Consultant
4 2 (3.64%) Network Security Consultant
4 2 (3.64%) Capacity Analyst
4 2 (3.64%) Principal Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.64%) .NET
2 1 (1.82%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.45%) GIS
1 3 (5.45%) Computer Science
1 3 (5.45%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (1.82%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.91%) UNIX
1 6 (10.91%) Linux
2 5 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (9.09%) Windows
3 1 (1.82%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (27.27%) Network Management
2 8 (14.55%) Project Management
3 4 (7.27%) Risk Management
3 4 (7.27%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (7.27%) Capacity Management
4 3 (5.45%) Software Deployment
4 3 (5.45%) Network Planning
4 3 (5.45%) Fault Management
4 3 (5.45%) OpenUP
4 3 (5.45%) Line Management
5 2 (3.64%) SDLC
5 2 (3.64%) Product Management
5 2 (3.64%) Security Architecture
5 2 (3.64%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (3.64%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (3.64%) Information Security
5 2 (3.64%) Network Design
5 2 (3.64%) Validation
5 2 (3.64%) Migration
5 2 (3.64%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.09%) SQL
2 3 (5.45%) Python
2 3 (5.45%) Shell Script
3 2 (3.64%) Perl
3 2 (3.64%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.64%) F#
4 1 (1.82%) C
4 1 (1.82%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 13 (23.64%) Degree
2 12 (21.82%) SC Cleared
2 12 (21.82%) Security Cleared
3 4 (7.27%) MCP
3 4 (7.27%) CISSP
3 4 (7.27%) CISM
4 2 (3.64%) JNCIS
4 2 (3.64%) JNCIE
4 2 (3.64%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (3.64%) CCIE
4 2 (3.64%) CCNP
4 2 (3.64%) CCDP
5 1 (1.82%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.82%) QA
2 1 (1.82%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.82%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (32.73%) Ericsson
2 14 (25.45%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 10 (18.18%) ION Trading
4 9 (16.36%) Cramer
4 9 (16.36%) Amdocs
5 5 (9.09%) Nokia
6 3 (5.45%) Oracle
6 3 (5.45%) Cisco
6 3 (5.45%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 3 (5.45%) ComArch
6 3 (5.45%) Remedy
7 2 (3.64%) Juniper
7 2 (3.64%) Microsoft
7 2 (3.64%) Siemens
7 2 (3.64%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.82%) Nortel
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