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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
4G
Rank 131 196 202
Rank change year-on-year
+65 +6
Permanent jobs citing 4G 99 37 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.72% 0.64% 0.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.52% 2.17% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 21 4 16
Average salary £62,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.88% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £35,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £58,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £52,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year
-23.80% +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
1792 1705 1465
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 31.14% 29.48% 27.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1069 1173 1162
Average salary £42,500 £47,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.57% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £68,000
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 24 December 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 24 December 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 +65 73 £65,000 +85.71%
Maidenhead +4 4 £38,500 -
Bracknell -11 4 £56,000 - 1
Slough - 4 £40,000 -
4G
South East

4G
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 179 (79.20%) 3G
2 163 (72.12%) Telecoms
3 102 (45.13%) LTE
4 101 (44.69%) Broadband
5 83 (36.73%) Internet
6 81 (35.84%) Smartphone
7 48 (21.24%) Radio Access Network
8 42 (18.58%) VoLTE
9 38 (16.81%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
10 37 (16.37%) 2G
10 37 (16.37%) Network Architecture
11 33 (14.60%) Line Management
12 30 (13.27%) Wireless
13 29 (12.83%) Cisco Certification
13 29 (12.83%) Nokia
14 28 (12.39%) Linux
15 27 (11.95%) Project Management
16 26 (11.50%) Analytical Skills
17 25 (11.06%) Marketing
18 24 (10.62%) UNIX
18 24 (10.62%) Service Management
18 24 (10.62%) Back Office
19 23 (10.18%) MVNO
20 22 (9.73%) NDS
20 22 (9.73%) Huawei
21 21 (9.29%) Cisco
21 21 (9.29%) Degree
22 20 (8.85%) HND
22 20 (8.85%) DNS
23 19 (8.41%) HNC

4G
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 2 (0.88%) JDE OneWorld
2 1 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.44%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 179 (79.20%) 3G
2 102 (45.13%) LTE
3 101 (44.69%) Broadband
4 83 (36.73%) Internet
5 48 (21.24%) Radio Access Network
6 42 (18.58%) VoLTE
7 37 (16.37%) 2G
8 30 (13.27%) Wireless
9 23 (10.18%) MVNO
10 20 (8.85%) DNS
11 17 (7.52%) VoIP
12 16 (7.08%) Firewall
13 15 (6.64%) MPLS
13 15 (6.64%) OSPF
13 15 (6.64%) BGP
14 14 (6.19%) SNMP
15 13 (5.75%) MGW
16 9 (3.98%) GSM
16 9 (3.98%) UMTS
17 8 (3.54%) DAB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.21%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (1.33%) TestDirector
General
1 163 (72.12%) Telecoms
2 25 (11.06%) Marketing
3 24 (10.62%) Back Office
4 13 (5.75%) Multimedia
5 7 (3.10%) Advertising
5 7 (3.10%) Finance
6 4 (1.77%) Billing
7 3 (1.33%) Retail
7 3 (1.33%) Legal
7 3 (1.33%) Electronics
8 2 (0.88%) Games
9 1 (0.44%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 29 (12.83%) Network Manager
2 23 (10.18%) Service Manager
3 22 (9.73%) Architecture Manager
4 21 (9.29%) Network Operator
5 19 (8.41%) Senior Solutions Architect
5 19 (8.41%) Senior Architect
5 19 (8.41%) Architect
5 19 (8.41%) Solutions Architect
6 15 (6.64%) Technical Design Authority
7 14 (6.19%) Technical Leader
7 14 (6.19%) Consultant
8 13 (5.75%) Account Manager
8 13 (5.75%) Linux Engineer
9 12 (5.31%) Junior
10 9 (3.98%) Transition Manager
10 9 (3.98%) Team Leader
10 9 (3.98%) Databuild Engineer
10 9 (3.98%) Operations Team Leader
10 9 (3.98%) Service Transition Manager
11 7 (3.10%) Resourcer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.88%) SOAP
1 2 (0.88%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 1 (0.44%) WML
2 1 (0.44%) XML
2 1 (0.44%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 81 (35.84%) Smartphone
2 26 (11.50%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (6.19%) Digital Media
4 13 (5.75%) Visualisation
5 12 (5.31%) Social Media
6 6 (2.65%) Blog
7 5 (2.21%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.77%) Streaming Video
9 2 (0.88%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.44%) DTV
10 1 (0.44%) Smart Meter
10 1 (0.44%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 28 (12.39%) Linux
2 24 (10.62%) UNIX
3 13 (5.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (1.77%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (16.37%) Network Architecture
2 33 (14.60%) Line Management
3 27 (11.95%) Project Management
4 24 (10.62%) Service Management
5 19 (8.41%) Mentoring
6 16 (7.08%) Performance Management
7 15 (6.64%) CRM
7 15 (6.64%) Product Management
8 14 (6.19%) Service Delivery
8 14 (6.19%) Network Management
9 11 (4.87%) ITIL
10 10 (4.42%) Problem Management
11 9 (3.98%) Workflow
12 7 (3.10%) SEO
12 7 (3.10%) Logistics
12 7 (3.10%) Continuous Improvement
13 6 (2.65%) Use Case
13 6 (2.65%) Network Planning
13 6 (2.65%) Business Intelligence
13 6 (2.65%) Benchmarking
Programming Languages
1 4 (1.77%) C++
2 2 (0.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (12.83%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (9.29%) Degree
3 20 (8.85%) HND
4 19 (8.41%) HNC
5 15 (6.64%) CCNP
6 13 (5.75%) RHCA
6 13 (5.75%) CCNA
7 6 (2.65%) ISEB
8 3 (1.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (0.88%) CISSP
10 1 (0.44%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.44%) Security Cleared
10 1 (0.44%) CCIP
10 1 (0.44%) CCIE
10 1 (0.44%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.44%) CISM
10 1 (0.44%) CCSA
10 1 (0.44%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (6.64%) QA
2 7 (3.10%) SLA
3 1 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 22 (9.73%) NDS
2 13 (5.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.44%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 3 (1.33%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.44%) FortiGate
2 1 (0.44%) OpenView
2 1 (0.44%) Netcool
Vendors
1 38 (16.81%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 29 (12.83%) Nokia
3 22 (9.73%) Huawei
4 21 (9.29%) Cisco
5 18 (7.96%) Juniper
6 13 (5.75%) Red Hat
6 13 (5.75%) VMware
7 7 (3.10%) Ericsson
8 6 (2.65%) Facebook
8 6 (2.65%) Twitter
9 5 (2.21%) HP
9 5 (2.21%) Nortel
10 3 (1.33%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (0.88%) Cramer
12 1 (0.44%) F5
12 1 (0.44%) Remedy
12 1 (0.44%) SAP
12 1 (0.44%) Amdocs
12 1 (0.44%) Blue Coat
12 1 (0.44%) ComArch
Bracknell
DP Connect
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + 20% Bonus and Pension
Posted: 27 days ago