The table below looks at the statistics for 4G skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 4G over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
4G
Rank 175 147 193
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +46
Permanent jobs citing 4G 40 73 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.80% 1.34% 0.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.99% 4.63% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 9 15 12
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +20.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,400 £40,250
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £66,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -20.00%
4G
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
1339 1575 1625
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 26.63% 28.85% 31.12%
Number of salaries quoted 837 1030 1246
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

4G
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing 4G across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

4G Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

4G
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing 4G across the Berkshire region.

4G Salary Trend in Berkshire

4G
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing 4G across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

4G Salary Histogram in Berkshire

4G
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 4G within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 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
Slough +14 10 £50,000 - 6
Reading -32 8 £52,500 -12.50% 1
Bracknell +19 7 - - 3
Newbury +7 7 £40,000 -27.27% 11
4G
South East

4G
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing 4G 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 4G.

1 53 (74.65%) 3G
2 45 (63.38%) Telecoms
3 26 (36.62%) Wireless
4 25 (35.21%) LTE
5 24 (33.80%) 2G
6 20 (28.17%) Broadband
7 19 (26.76%) Degree
7 19 (26.76%) Radio Access Network
8 18 (25.35%) GSM
9 12 (16.90%) CRM
10 11 (15.49%) UMTS
10 11 (15.49%) Performance Management
11 10 (14.08%) Marketing
11 10 (14.08%) SLA
11 10 (14.08%) Cisco
11 10 (14.08%) UNIX
12 9 (12.68%) Linux
12 9 (12.68%) DNS
12 9 (12.68%) Nortel
12 9 (12.68%) Ericsson
12 9 (12.68%) Back Office
12 9 (12.68%) Service Management
12 9 (12.68%) WiMAX
12 9 (12.68%) Analytical Skills
13 8 (11.27%) Wireshark
13 8 (11.27%) Unified Communications
13 8 (11.27%) Cisco Certification
13 8 (11.27%) Remedy
13 8 (11.27%) Project Management
13 8 (11.27%) DNA

4G
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing 4G 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 4G. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.41%) MTS
Applications
1 2 (2.82%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.41%) JDE OneWorld
Communications & Networking
1 53 (74.65%) 3G
2 26 (36.62%) Wireless
3 25 (35.21%) LTE
4 24 (33.80%) 2G
5 20 (28.17%) Broadband
6 19 (26.76%) Radio Access Network
7 18 (25.35%) GSM
8 11 (15.49%) UMTS
9 9 (12.68%) DNS
9 9 (12.68%) WiMAX
10 8 (11.27%) Wireshark
10 8 (11.27%) Unified Communications
11 7 (9.86%) RNC
12 6 (8.45%) Ethernet
12 6 (8.45%) HTTP
13 5 (7.04%) Internet
13 5 (7.04%) TCAP
13 5 (7.04%) SCCP
13 5 (7.04%) INAP
13 5 (7.04%) MGW
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.63%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (1.41%) TestDirector
General
1 45 (63.38%) Telecoms
2 10 (14.08%) Marketing
3 9 (12.68%) Back Office
4 5 (7.04%) Billing
4 5 (7.04%) Retail
5 3 (4.23%) Advertising
6 2 (2.82%) Legal
7 1 (1.41%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (11.27%) IP Engineer
2 7 (9.86%) Account Manager
3 5 (7.04%) Support Engineer
3 5 (7.04%) Technical Leader
3 5 (7.04%) Test Engineer
3 5 (7.04%) Messaging Engineer
4 4 (5.63%) RAN Engineer
4 4 (5.63%) Network Manager
4 4 (5.63%) 3G Engineer
4 4 (5.63%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (4.23%) Operations Manager
5 3 (4.23%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 3 (4.23%) Technical Engineer
5 3 (4.23%) Security Engineer
5 3 (4.23%) Wireless Engineer
6 2 (2.82%) Process Improvement Specialist
6 2 (2.82%) Principal Engineer
6 2 (2.82%) Transmission Engineer
6 2 (2.82%) Transmission Planning Engineer
6 2 (2.82%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.82%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.68%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.04%) Smartphone
2 5 (7.04%) Performance Metrics
3 3 (4.23%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (2.82%) Machine to Machine
Operating Systems
1 10 (14.08%) UNIX
2 9 (12.68%) Linux
3 3 (4.23%) Windows
3 3 (4.23%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (4.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (16.90%) CRM
2 11 (15.49%) Performance Management
3 9 (12.68%) Service Management
4 8 (11.27%) Project Management
4 8 (11.27%) DNA
5 7 (9.86%) Product Management
6 6 (8.45%) OpenUP
7 5 (7.04%) ITIL
7 5 (7.04%) Product Marketing
7 5 (7.04%) Network Architecture
7 5 (7.04%) Line Management
8 4 (5.63%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (5.63%) Fault Management
8 4 (5.63%) Validation
8 4 (5.63%) Service Delivery
8 4 (5.63%) PRINCE2
9 3 (4.23%) Performance Testing
9 3 (4.23%) Capacity Management
9 3 (4.23%) Network Management
9 3 (4.23%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.23%) Perl
1 3 (4.23%) SQL
1 3 (4.23%) Shell Script
2 1 (1.41%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 19 (26.76%) Degree
2 8 (11.27%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (11.27%) CCNP
3 5 (7.04%) CCIP
3 5 (7.04%) HNC
3 5 (7.04%) HND
4 4 (5.63%) CISSP
4 4 (5.63%) CCNA
5 3 (4.23%) CCSE
5 3 (4.23%) CCSA
6 2 (2.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (2.82%) PMP
6 2 (2.82%) PMI Certification
6 2 (2.82%) MCP
7 1 (1.41%) ISEB
7 1 (1.41%) CISM
7 1 (1.41%) JNCIS
7 1 (1.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (1.41%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (14.08%) SLA
2 6 (8.45%) QA
3 2 (2.82%) ISO 9001
4 1 (1.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.41%) PMBOK
System Software
1 3 (4.23%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 5 (7.04%) Netcool
2 3 (4.23%) FortiGate
3 1 (1.41%) OpenView
3 1 (1.41%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.41%) Iperf
Vendors
1 10 (14.08%) Cisco
2 9 (12.68%) Nortel
2 9 (12.68%) Ericsson
3 8 (11.27%) Remedy
4 7 (9.86%) Juniper
4 7 (9.86%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 5 (7.04%) Nokia
5 5 (7.04%) Huawei
6 4 (5.63%) Amdocs
7 3 (4.23%) CheckPoint
7 3 (4.23%) Blue Coat
7 3 (4.23%) F5
8 1 (1.41%) HP
8 1 (1.41%) Oracle
Slough
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 hours ago
Slough
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 hours ago
Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £55000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 30,000-50,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Telefonica
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Telefónica
Salary: £49 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Salary: From £45,000 to £70,000 per annum Bonus, 28 days holiday, pension, fle
Posted: 7 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Vodafone
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum Bonus, 28 days holiday, pension, fle
Posted: 7 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Vodafone
Salary: Bonus, 28 days holiday, pension, flexible benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Vodafone
Salary: Bonus, 28 days holiday, pension, flexible benefits
Posted: 7 days ago