The table below looks at the statistics for 2G skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 2G over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
2G
Rank 195 199 212
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +13
Permanent jobs citing 2G 16 28 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.36% 0.55% 0.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.44% 2.09% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 14 15 13
Median salary £38,000 £70,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-45.71% -
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £40,000 £29,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +35.59%
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
1108 1341 1763
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 24.70% 26.38% 30.42%
Number of salaries quoted 821 925 974
Median salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.05% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £29,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

2G
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire region citing 2G as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 August 2016.

2G Salary Histogram in Berkshire

2G
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 2G within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Slough +22 5 £38,000 -5.00%
Maidenhead - 4 £32,500 -
Reading +7 2 £110,000 +155.81%
Newbury -2 1 £52,500 +31.25% 1
2G
South East

2G
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, IT jobs citing 2G 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for 2G.

1 40 (100.00%) 3G
2 38 (95.00%) LTE
3 23 (57.50%) 4G
4 22 (55.00%) Telecoms
5 19 (47.50%) CCIE
5 19 (47.50%) Cisco Certification
6 18 (45.00%) SS7
6 18 (45.00%) SIGTRAN
7 14 (35.00%) VLAN
7 14 (35.00%) VPN
8 13 (32.50%) IPv6
8 13 (32.50%) MPLS
8 13 (32.50%) BGP
8 13 (32.50%) DSLAM
8 13 (32.50%) RSVP
8 13 (32.50%) IPsec
8 13 (32.50%) IPTV
8 13 (32.50%) Marketing
8 13 (32.50%) VPLS
8 13 (32.50%) GPON
8 13 (32.50%) Product Management
8 13 (32.50%) Multicast
9 12 (30.00%) Customer Engagement
9 12 (30.00%) Firewall
9 12 (30.00%) Migration
10 11 (27.50%) ISUP
10 11 (27.50%) SCCP
10 11 (27.50%) Diameter Protocol
11 10 (25.00%) Defect Management
11 10 (25.00%) Presales

2G
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (2.50%) S-PLUS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (100.00%) 3G
2 38 (95.00%) LTE
3 23 (57.50%) 4G
4 18 (45.00%) SIGTRAN
4 18 (45.00%) SS7
5 14 (35.00%) VLAN
5 14 (35.00%) VPN
6 13 (32.50%) BGP
6 13 (32.50%) DSLAM
6 13 (32.50%) GPON
6 13 (32.50%) IPsec
6 13 (32.50%) IPv6
6 13 (32.50%) MPLS
6 13 (32.50%) Multicast
6 13 (32.50%) RSVP
6 13 (32.50%) VPLS
7 12 (30.00%) Firewall
8 11 (27.50%) Diameter Protocol
8 11 (27.50%) ISUP
8 11 (27.50%) SCCP
General
1 22 (55.00%) Telecoms
2 13 (32.50%) Marketing
3 6 (15.00%) Automotive
3 6 (15.00%) Electronics
4 4 (10.00%) German Language
4 4 (10.00%) Italian Language
5 3 (7.50%) Advertising
6 1 (2.50%) Finance
6 1 (2.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (20.00%) Analyst
1 8 (20.00%) Architect
1 8 (20.00%) Network Analyst
1 8 (20.00%) Test Analyst
2 7 (17.50%) NOC Engineer
3 6 (15.00%) Consultant
3 6 (15.00%) Sales Manager
3 6 (15.00%) Service Desk Engineer
4 3 (7.50%) BSS Architect
4 3 (7.50%) Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (7.50%) IP Consultant
4 3 (7.50%) IP Expert
4 3 (7.50%) Presales Consultant
4 3 (7.50%) Principal Consultant
4 3 (7.50%) Principal Technical Consultant
4 3 (7.50%) Sales Consultant
4 3 (7.50%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (7.50%) Technical Consultant
4 3 (7.50%) Technical Presales Consultant
5 2 (5.00%) Senior Sales Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (20.00%) XML
2 7 (17.50%) HTML
3 1 (2.50%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 13 (32.50%) IPTV
2 7 (17.50%) Web 2.0
3 6 (15.00%) Algorithms
3 6 (15.00%) Machine to Machine
4 1 (2.50%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 8 (20.00%) Linux
2 5 (12.50%) Windows
3 3 (7.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (32.50%) Product Management
2 12 (30.00%) Customer Engagement
2 12 (30.00%) Migration
3 10 (25.00%) Defect Management
3 10 (25.00%) Presales
3 10 (25.00%) Time Management
4 9 (22.50%) Test Planning
5 7 (17.50%) Incident Management
5 7 (17.50%) Network Design
5 7 (17.50%) Network Management
5 7 (17.50%) Performance Management
5 7 (17.50%) PRINCE2
5 7 (17.50%) Project Management
5 7 (17.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (12.50%) Network Architecture
6 5 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (5.00%) Mentoring
7 2 (5.00%) Network Monitoring
8 1 (2.50%) Functional Testing
8 1 (2.50%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (17.50%) C
2 1 (2.50%) Java
2 1 (2.50%) Perl
Qualifications
1 19 (47.50%) CCIE
1 19 (47.50%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (25.00%) ISEB
2 10 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 9 (22.50%) ISTQB
4 7 (17.50%) Degree
5 2 (5.00%) SC Cleared
5 2 (5.00%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.50%) PMP
Vendors
1 10 (25.00%) HP
2 4 (10.00%) Huawei