The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
4G
Rank 148 169 224
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +55
Permanent jobs citing 4G 66 50 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.19% 0.91% 0.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.02% 3.29% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 15 26 4
Average salary £39,000 £52,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +15.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £46,250 £39,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £61,250 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £54,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-25.92% +20.00%
Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1640 1518 1615
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 29.52% 27.54% 27.05%
Number of salaries quoted 962 1136 1254
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
4G
South East

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 25 July 2014.

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 25 July 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 +11 42 £35,000 -26.31% 3
Maidenhead +1 9 - - 4
Slough +9 3 £39,000 -29.09% 2
Newbury +2 2 £70,000 +34.61%
Bracknell - 1 - -
4G
South East

4G
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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.

1 115 (77.18%) Telecoms
2 94 (63.09%) 3G
3 83 (55.70%) LTE
4 38 (25.50%) Broadband
5 36 (24.16%) Billing
5 36 (24.16%) QA
6 34 (22.82%) VoLTE
7 32 (21.48%) Internet
8 29 (19.46%) Smartphone
9 28 (18.79%) Project Management
9 28 (18.79%) HP
10 27 (18.12%) ISEB
10 27 (18.12%) TestDirector
10 27 (18.12%) Software Testing
10 27 (18.12%) HP Quality Center
10 27 (18.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 26 (17.45%) Finance
12 25 (16.78%) Linux
13 23 (15.44%) JDE OneWorld
13 23 (15.44%) Retail
14 22 (14.77%) UNIX
15 21 (14.09%) Cisco Certification
16 20 (13.42%) 2G
16 20 (13.42%) Degree
17 19 (12.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 19 (12.75%) Radio Access Network
18 17 (11.41%) Service Delivery
18 17 (11.41%) VoIP
19 16 (10.74%) Cisco
19 16 (10.74%) Red Hat

4G
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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.

Business Applications
1 23 (15.44%) JDE OneWorld
Communications & Networking
1 94 (63.09%) 3G
2 83 (55.70%) LTE
3 38 (25.50%) Broadband
4 34 (22.82%) VoLTE
5 32 (21.48%) Internet
6 20 (13.42%) 2G
7 19 (12.75%) Radio Access Network
8 17 (11.41%) VoIP
9 13 (8.72%) GSM
9 13 (8.72%) SNMP
9 13 (8.72%) DNS
9 13 (8.72%) Firewall
10 12 (8.05%) MVNO
11 10 (6.71%) MPLS
11 10 (6.71%) OSPF
11 10 (6.71%) BGP
12 8 (5.37%) Wireless
13 7 (4.70%) TCP/IP
13 7 (4.70%) 3GPP
14 5 (3.36%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.34%) Big Data
2 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (0.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 27 (18.12%) TestDirector
2 1 (0.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 115 (77.18%) Telecoms
2 36 (24.16%) Billing
3 26 (17.45%) Finance
4 23 (15.44%) Retail
5 4 (2.68%) Multimedia
6 2 (1.34%) Marketing
6 2 (1.34%) Electronics
7 1 (0.67%) Law
7 1 (0.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 27 (18.12%) Analyst
1 27 (18.12%) Test Analyst
2 23 (15.44%) Manual Test Analyst
3 22 (14.77%) Service Manager
3 22 (14.77%) Network Manager
4 14 (9.40%) Network Operator
4 14 (9.40%) Architecture Manager
5 8 (5.37%) IP Engineer
5 8 (5.37%) Consultant
5 8 (5.37%) Architect
6 7 (4.70%) Design Engineer
6 7 (4.70%) Technical Leader
7 6 (4.03%) Senior Architect
7 6 (4.03%) Team Leader
7 6 (4.03%) Telecoms Engineer
7 6 (4.03%) Solutions Architect
8 5 (3.36%) Graduate
8 5 (3.36%) Resourcer
8 5 (3.36%) Mobile Solutions Architect
8 5 (3.36%) Senior Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.67%) HTML
1 1 (0.67%) WML
1 1 (0.67%) .NET
1 1 (0.67%) ASP.NET
1 1 (0.67%) CSS
1 1 (0.67%) Web Services
1 1 (0.67%) XML
1 1 (0.67%) WAP
1 1 (0.67%) Ajax
1 1 (0.67%) jQuery
1 1 (0.67%) HTML5
1 1 (0.67%) Unity (Game Engine)
1 1 (0.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 29 (19.46%) Smartphone
2 5 (3.36%) Handset
2 5 (3.36%) Digital Media
3 3 (2.01%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (2.01%) Firmware
3 3 (2.01%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.01%) Computer Science
3 3 (2.01%) Visualisation
3 3 (2.01%) Open Source
4 2 (1.34%) Smart Meter
5 1 (0.67%) Streaming Video
5 1 (0.67%) Machine to Machine
Operating Systems
1 25 (16.78%) Linux
2 22 (14.77%) UNIX
3 19 (12.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (4.70%) Windows
5 4 (2.68%) Apple iOS
6 3 (2.01%) Windows Phone
6 3 (2.01%) Windows 7
6 3 (2.01%) Mac OS X
6 3 (2.01%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (2.01%) Android
6 3 (2.01%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (18.79%) Project Management
2 27 (18.12%) Software Testing
3 17 (11.41%) Service Delivery
4 14 (9.40%) Network Architecture
5 10 (6.71%) Network Management
6 9 (6.04%) ITIL
6 9 (6.04%) Logistics
7 7 (4.70%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (4.70%) Capacity Management
8 4 (2.68%) Change Management
8 4 (2.68%) Time Management
8 4 (2.68%) Integration Testing
9 3 (2.01%) Statistical Analysis
9 3 (2.01%) Incident Management
9 3 (2.01%) Computer Security
9 3 (2.01%) Reverse Engineering
9 3 (2.01%) SIEM
9 3 (2.01%) Information Security
10 2 (1.34%) Network Planning
10 2 (1.34%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.67%) C#
1 1 (0.67%) C++
1 1 (0.67%) JavaScript
1 1 (0.67%) SQL
1 1 (0.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (18.12%) ISEB
1 27 (18.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 21 (14.09%) Cisco Certification
3 20 (13.42%) Degree
4 12 (8.05%) HNC
4 12 (8.05%) HND
5 11 (7.38%) CCNP
6 10 (6.71%) CCNA
7 6 (4.03%) RHCE
8 4 (2.68%) CISM
8 4 (2.68%) SC Cleared
8 4 (2.68%) Security Cleared
8 4 (2.68%) CISSP
9 3 (2.01%) RHCA
10 1 (0.67%) PMP
10 1 (0.67%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (24.16%) QA
2 3 (2.01%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (8.05%) NDS
2 3 (2.01%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 27 (18.12%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.67%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 28 (18.79%) HP
2 16 (10.74%) Cisco
2 16 (10.74%) Red Hat
3 13 (8.72%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 12 (8.05%) Huawei
5 10 (6.71%) Juniper
6 4 (2.68%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 4 (2.68%) Nokia
6 4 (2.68%) TIBCO
7 3 (2.01%) VMware
7 3 (2.01%) Tripwire
7 3 (2.01%) Sourcefire
7 3 (2.01%) ArcSight
7 3 (2.01%) Apple
8 1 (0.67%) Ericsson
8 1 (0.67%) Genesys
8 1 (0.67%) Verint
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