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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
4G
Rank 93 168 208
Rank change year-on-year
+75 +40
Permanent jobs citing 4G 138 59 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.30% 1.01% 0.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.49% 3.47% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 23 18 11
Average salary £35,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-18.00% +25.00%
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
1843 1702 1421
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 30.73% 29.25% 26.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1024 1189 1085
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
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
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 23 October 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 23 October 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 +51 92 £35,000 -36.36% 6
Maidenhead 0 28 £38,500 -23.00%
Slough +2 6 £42,500 -5.55% 3
Newbury +6 4 £70,000 +27.27% 1
Windsor - 3 - -
4G
South East

4G
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 23 October 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.

1 166 (80.98%) 3G
2 156 (76.10%) Telecoms
3 100 (48.78%) Broadband
4 97 (47.32%) Internet
5 95 (46.34%) LTE
6 93 (45.37%) Smartphone
7 44 (21.46%) VoLTE
8 43 (20.98%) Radio Access Network
9 39 (19.02%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
10 34 (16.59%) Line Management
11 33 (16.10%) Cisco Certification
12 30 (14.63%) NDS
13 29 (14.15%) Linux
14 26 (12.68%) 2G
14 26 (12.68%) Network Architecture
15 25 (12.20%) Nokia
15 25 (12.20%) Project Management
16 24 (11.71%) Analytical Skills
17 22 (10.73%) Service Delivery
17 22 (10.73%) UNIX
17 22 (10.73%) HNC
17 22 (10.73%) HND
17 22 (10.73%) MVNO
18 20 (9.76%) VoIP
19 19 (9.27%) PowerHouse
19 19 (9.27%) Cisco
19 19 (9.27%) CCNP
19 19 (9.27%) Firewall
19 19 (9.27%) Back Office
20 18 (8.78%) BGP

4G
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 3 (1.46%) JDE OneWorld
2 1 (0.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.49%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 166 (80.98%) 3G
2 100 (48.78%) Broadband
3 97 (47.32%) Internet
4 95 (46.34%) LTE
5 44 (21.46%) VoLTE
6 43 (20.98%) Radio Access Network
7 26 (12.68%) 2G
8 22 (10.73%) MVNO
9 20 (9.76%) VoIP
10 19 (9.27%) Firewall
11 18 (8.78%) BGP
11 18 (8.78%) MPLS
11 18 (8.78%) OSPF
11 18 (8.78%) DNS
12 17 (8.29%) SNMP
13 15 (7.32%) MGW
14 12 (5.85%) Wireless
15 10 (4.88%) GSM
16 8 (3.90%) DAB
17 7 (3.41%) 2.5G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.44%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (1.95%) TestDirector
General
1 156 (76.10%) Telecoms
2 19 (9.27%) Back Office
3 13 (6.34%) Multimedia
4 7 (3.41%) Marketing
5 5 (2.44%) Electronics
5 5 (2.44%) Finance
6 4 (1.95%) Billing
7 3 (1.46%) Retail
8 2 (0.98%) Games
8 2 (0.98%) Advertising
9 1 (0.49%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 24 (11.71%) Network Manager
2 23 (11.22%) Network Operator
2 23 (11.22%) Service Manager
3 22 (10.73%) Architecture Manager
4 18 (8.78%) Architect
5 17 (8.29%) Technical Leader
5 17 (8.29%) Senior Solutions Architect
5 17 (8.29%) Senior Architect
5 17 (8.29%) Solutions Architect
6 14 (6.83%) Team Leader
7 13 (6.34%) Consultant
7 13 (6.34%) Linux Engineer
8 12 (5.85%) Junior
9 9 (4.39%) Transition Manager
9 9 (4.39%) Databuild Engineer
9 9 (4.39%) Operations Team Leader
9 9 (4.39%) Service Transition Manager
10 7 (3.41%) Communications Manager
10 7 (3.41%) Resourcer
10 7 (3.41%) Technical Design Authority
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.98%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 1 (0.49%) WML
2 1 (0.49%) XML
2 1 (0.49%) WAP
2 1 (0.49%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 93 (45.37%) Smartphone
2 24 (11.71%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (6.83%) Digital Media
4 13 (6.34%) Visualisation
5 12 (5.85%) Social Media
6 6 (2.93%) Blog
7 5 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.95%) Streaming Video
9 2 (0.98%) Smart Meter
9 2 (0.98%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.49%) DTV
10 1 (0.49%) Handset
10 1 (0.49%) Machine to Machine
10 1 (0.49%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 29 (14.15%) Linux
2 22 (10.73%) UNIX
3 14 (6.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (1.95%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (16.59%) Line Management
2 26 (12.68%) Network Architecture
3 25 (12.20%) Project Management
4 22 (10.73%) Service Delivery
5 18 (8.78%) Network Management
5 18 (8.78%) Mentoring
6 11 (5.37%) ITIL
6 11 (5.37%) Continuous Improvement
7 9 (4.39%) Workflow
8 8 (3.90%) Network Planning
8 8 (3.90%) Logistics
9 7 (3.41%) SEO
10 6 (2.93%) Product Management
10 6 (2.93%) Use Case
10 6 (2.93%) Software Testing
10 6 (2.93%) Benchmarking
10 6 (2.93%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (2.44%) Service Management
11 5 (2.44%) Performance Engineering
11 5 (2.44%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (9.27%) PowerHouse
2 4 (1.95%) C++
3 2 (0.98%) SQL
Qualifications
1 33 (16.10%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (10.73%) HNC
2 22 (10.73%) HND
3 19 (9.27%) CCNP
4 17 (8.29%) Degree
5 14 (6.83%) CCNA
6 13 (6.34%) RHCA
7 7 (3.41%) ISEB
8 4 (1.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.49%) CCIE
9 1 (0.49%) CCIP
9 1 (0.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.49%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.49%) PMP
9 1 (0.49%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.85%) QA
2 3 (1.46%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (14.63%) NDS
2 13 (6.34%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (1.95%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.49%) OpenView
2 1 (0.49%) Netcool
Vendors
1 39 (19.02%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 25 (12.20%) Nokia
3 19 (9.27%) Cisco
4 18 (8.78%) Huawei
5 17 (8.29%) Juniper
6 14 (6.83%) Red Hat
7 13 (6.34%) VMware
8 6 (2.93%) Facebook
8 6 (2.93%) Twitter
8 6 (2.93%) HP
9 4 (1.95%) Alcatel-Lucent
9 4 (1.95%) Ericsson
9 4 (1.95%) TIBCO
10 1 (0.49%) Nortel
10 1 (0.49%) BMC
10 1 (0.49%) Remedy
10 1 (0.49%) SAP
10 1 (0.49%) Cramer
10 1 (0.49%) Amdocs
10 1 (0.49%) ComArch
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