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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
4G
Rank 174 157 195
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +38
Permanent jobs citing 4G 42 57 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.84% 1.02% 0.57%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.25% 3.47% 2.01%
Number of salaries quoted 17 8 15
Average salary £70,000 £60,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +26.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £53,350 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £69,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £40,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -27.27%
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
1294 1642 1545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 25.92% 29.45% 28.65%
Number of salaries quoted 830 1033 1178
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 2 July 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 2 July 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 +7 10 £50,000 +28.20%
Newbury +7 6 £40,000 -32.77% 2
Reading -31 6 £45,000 -25.00% 1
Bracknell +18 5 - - 3
4G
South East

4G
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 47 (67.14%) 3G
2 44 (62.86%) Telecoms
3 27 (38.57%) 2G
4 25 (35.71%) LTE
5 23 (32.86%) Wireless
6 20 (28.57%) Degree
7 17 (24.29%) Radio Access Network
7 17 (24.29%) GSM
8 12 (17.14%) UMTS
8 12 (17.14%) Retail
9 10 (14.29%) Broadband
9 10 (14.29%) Ericsson
10 9 (12.86%) Finance
11 8 (11.43%) WiMAX
11 8 (11.43%) Cisco Certification
11 8 (11.43%) SLA
11 8 (11.43%) Cisco
11 8 (11.43%) CCNP
11 8 (11.43%) Remedy
11 8 (11.43%) DNA
11 8 (11.43%) Unified Communications
11 8 (11.43%) OpenUP
12 7 (10.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
12 7 (10.00%) Wireshark
12 7 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
12 7 (10.00%) CRM
12 7 (10.00%) Ethernet
12 7 (10.00%) MPLS
12 7 (10.00%) Nortel
13 6 (8.57%) Juniper

4G
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 (1.43%) MTS
Applications
1 2 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 47 (67.14%) 3G
2 27 (38.57%) 2G
3 25 (35.71%) LTE
4 23 (32.86%) Wireless
5 17 (24.29%) GSM
5 17 (24.29%) Radio Access Network
6 12 (17.14%) UMTS
7 10 (14.29%) Broadband
8 8 (11.43%) WiMAX
8 8 (11.43%) Unified Communications
9 7 (10.00%) Wireshark
9 7 (10.00%) Ethernet
9 7 (10.00%) MPLS
10 6 (8.57%) RNC
10 6 (8.57%) SS7
10 6 (8.57%) Network Security
11 5 (7.14%) TCP/IP
12 4 (5.71%) RIP
12 4 (5.71%) SMS
12 4 (5.71%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.71%) Data Mining
2 2 (2.86%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.43%) Oracle Reports
General
1 44 (62.86%) Telecoms
2 12 (17.14%) Retail
3 9 (12.86%) Finance
4 4 (5.71%) Back Office
4 4 (5.71%) Legal
5 3 (4.29%) Billing
5 3 (4.29%) Marketing
6 2 (2.86%) Advertising
6 2 (2.86%) Games
6 2 (2.86%) Law
7 1 (1.43%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 8 (11.43%) Architect
1 8 (11.43%) Solutions Architect
2 7 (10.00%) IP Engineer
3 6 (8.57%) Systems Engineer
4 5 (7.14%) Test Engineer
4 5 (7.14%) Technical Leader
5 3 (4.29%) Wireless Engineer
5 3 (4.29%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 3 (4.29%) Support Engineer
5 3 (4.29%) Operations Manager
5 3 (4.29%) Technical Engineer
5 3 (4.29%) Account Manager
6 2 (2.86%) Senior Manager
6 2 (2.86%) Consultant
6 2 (2.86%) Network Engineer
6 2 (2.86%) RAN Engineer
6 2 (2.86%) Principal Engineer
6 2 (2.86%) Windows Engineer
6 2 (2.86%) Designer
6 2 (2.86%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.86%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.14%) Performance Metrics
3 3 (4.29%) Handset
3 3 (4.29%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.86%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.86%) Machine to Machine
4 2 (2.86%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.14%) Windows
1 5 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (5.71%) Linux
3 3 (4.29%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (11.43%) DNA
1 8 (11.43%) OpenUP
2 7 (10.00%) CRM
3 6 (8.57%) Project Management
3 6 (8.57%) Performance Management
3 6 (8.57%) Root Cause Analysis
4 5 (7.14%) Network Management
4 5 (7.14%) Product Management
4 5 (7.14%) Network Design
4 5 (7.14%) ITIL
5 4 (5.71%) PRINCE2
5 4 (5.71%) Service Delivery
5 4 (5.71%) Validation
5 4 (5.71%) Fault Management
6 3 (4.29%) Performance Testing
6 3 (4.29%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (4.29%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (4.29%) Service Management
6 3 (4.29%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (4.29%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.14%) Perl
1 5 (7.14%) SQL
2 3 (4.29%) Python
2 3 (4.29%) Shell Script
3 2 (2.86%) MATLAB
3 2 (2.86%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.86%) F#
4 1 (1.43%) C
Qualifications
1 20 (28.57%) Degree
2 8 (11.43%) CCNP
2 8 (11.43%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (7.14%) CCIP
4 4 (5.71%) CCNA
4 4 (5.71%) MCP
5 3 (4.29%) SC Cleared
5 3 (4.29%) Security Cleared
5 3 (4.29%) CISSP
6 2 (2.86%) CCSA
6 2 (2.86%) CCSE
6 2 (2.86%) JNCIS
6 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (2.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (2.86%) PMP
6 2 (2.86%) PMI Certification
7 1 (1.43%) CISM
7 1 (1.43%) CCDP
7 1 (1.43%) JNCIE
7 1 (1.43%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.43%) SLA
2 3 (4.29%) QA
3 2 (2.86%) ISO 9001
4 1 (1.43%) PMBOK
4 1 (1.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (2.86%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 5 (7.14%) Netcool
2 2 (2.86%) FortiGate
3 1 (1.43%) Iperf
3 1 (1.43%) OpenView
Vendors
1 10 (14.29%) Ericsson
2 8 (11.43%) Cisco
2 8 (11.43%) Remedy
3 7 (10.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 7 (10.00%) Nortel
4 6 (8.57%) Juniper
5 4 (5.71%) Oracle
5 4 (5.71%) Amdocs
6 3 (4.29%) Nokia
7 2 (2.86%) CheckPoint
7 2 (2.86%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (2.86%) Microsoft
7 2 (2.86%) ION Trading
7 2 (2.86%) Blue Coat
7 2 (2.86%) F5
8 1 (1.43%) Huawei
8 1 (1.43%) TIBCO
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