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

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
4G
Rank 193 145 212
Rank change year-on-year
-48 +67
Permanent jobs citing 4G 31 82 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.55% 1.40% 0.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.07% 4.98% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 8 26 13
Average salary £47,750 £35,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.56% -28.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £37,700
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £38,750 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+29.03% -18.42%
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
1496 1647 1740
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 26.74% 28.07% 32.26%
Number of salaries quoted 945 1115 1299
Average salary £48,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 17 April 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 17 April 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
Reading -26 8 £52,500 +50.00% 2
Newbury +7 7 £40,000 -27.27%
Slough +16 4 £50,500 - 4
Bracknell +1 3 - - 1
4G
South East

4G
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 74 (72.55%) 3G
2 62 (60.78%) Telecoms
3 38 (37.25%) LTE
4 30 (29.41%) Wireless
5 29 (28.43%) Broadband
6 26 (25.49%) 2G
7 24 (23.53%) Service Management
7 24 (23.53%) Radio Access Network
8 22 (21.57%) Marketing
9 20 (19.61%) Network Architecture
9 20 (19.61%) CRM
10 19 (18.63%) Performance Management
11 16 (15.69%) Degree
12 15 (14.71%) GSM
12 15 (14.71%) Project Management
12 15 (14.71%) Product Management
13 12 (11.76%) SLA
13 12 (11.76%) Huawei
13 12 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
14 11 (10.78%) VoLTE
14 11 (10.78%) Cisco
14 11 (10.78%) DNS
14 11 (10.78%) UMTS
15 10 (9.80%) WiMAX
15 10 (9.80%) MVNO
16 9 (8.82%) QA
16 9 (8.82%) Back Office
16 9 (8.82%) Juniper
17 8 (7.84%) Advertising
17 8 (7.84%) Wireshark

4G
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (0.98%) MTS
Applications
1 2 (1.96%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.96%) JDE OneWorld
Communications & Networking
1 74 (72.55%) 3G
2 38 (37.25%) LTE
3 30 (29.41%) Wireless
4 29 (28.43%) Broadband
5 26 (25.49%) 2G
6 24 (23.53%) Radio Access Network
7 15 (14.71%) GSM
8 11 (10.78%) UMTS
8 11 (10.78%) DNS
8 11 (10.78%) VoLTE
9 10 (9.80%) MVNO
9 10 (9.80%) WiMAX
10 8 (7.84%) Wireshark
11 7 (6.86%) RNC
11 7 (6.86%) MPLS
12 6 (5.88%) OSPF
12 6 (5.88%) BGP
12 6 (5.88%) SNMP
12 6 (5.88%) VoIP
13 5 (4.90%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 2 (1.96%) TestDirector
General
1 62 (60.78%) Telecoms
2 22 (21.57%) Marketing
3 9 (8.82%) Back Office
4 8 (7.84%) Advertising
5 6 (5.88%) Finance
6 5 (4.90%) Legal
6 5 (4.90%) Retail
6 5 (4.90%) Billing
Job Titles
1 16 (15.69%) Account Manager
2 13 (12.75%) Network Manager
3 8 (7.84%) Solutions Architect
3 8 (7.84%) Architect
3 8 (7.84%) Senior Solutions Architect
3 8 (7.84%) Technical Design Authority
3 8 (7.84%) Senior Architect
4 7 (6.86%) Architecture Manager
4 7 (6.86%) Consultant
4 7 (6.86%) Service Manager
5 6 (5.88%) RAN Engineer
5 6 (5.88%) 3G Engineer
5 6 (5.88%) Support Engineer
6 5 (4.90%) Messaging Engineer
6 5 (4.90%) Network Operator
6 5 (4.90%) Deployment Manager
7 4 (3.92%) Test Engineer
7 4 (3.92%) Network Consultant
7 4 (3.92%) Wireless Engineer
8 3 (2.94%) IP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.96%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.90%) Smartphone
3 2 (1.96%) Machine to Machine
3 2 (1.96%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.86%) UNIX
1 7 (6.86%) Linux
2 3 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (2.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (23.53%) Service Management
2 20 (19.61%) CRM
2 20 (19.61%) Network Architecture
3 19 (18.63%) Performance Management
4 15 (14.71%) Product Management
4 15 (14.71%) Project Management
5 8 (7.84%) Mentoring
5 8 (7.84%) Problem Management
6 7 (6.86%) Line Management
7 5 (4.90%) Product Marketing
7 5 (4.90%) ITIL
8 4 (3.92%) PRINCE2
8 4 (3.92%) DNA
8 4 (3.92%) Service Delivery
8 4 (3.92%) Marketing Strategy
9 3 (2.94%) Change Management
9 3 (2.94%) Validation
9 3 (2.94%) Performance Testing
9 3 (2.94%) Business Development
9 3 (2.94%) OpenUP
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.94%) Perl
1 3 (2.94%) SQL
2 1 (0.98%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 16 (15.69%) Degree
2 6 (5.88%) HND
2 6 (5.88%) CCNP
2 6 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (4.90%) HNC
4 3 (2.94%) CISSP
5 2 (1.96%) ISEB
5 2 (1.96%) CCSA
5 2 (1.96%) CCSE
5 2 (1.96%) MCP
5 2 (1.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (1.96%) PMP
5 2 (1.96%) PMI Certification
5 2 (1.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.98%) CISM
6 1 (0.98%) CCIP
6 1 (0.98%) JNCIS
6 1 (0.98%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.98%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.98%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (11.76%) SLA
2 9 (8.82%) QA
3 2 (1.96%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.98%) PMBOK
4 1 (0.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (1.96%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 2 (1.96%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (1.96%) FortiGate
1 2 (1.96%) Iperf
2 1 (0.98%) OpenView
2 1 (0.98%) Netcool
Vendors
1 12 (11.76%) Huawei
2 11 (10.78%) Cisco
3 9 (8.82%) Juniper
4 7 (6.86%) Ericsson
4 7 (6.86%) Nokia
4 7 (6.86%) Nortel
5 5 (4.90%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
6 3 (2.94%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.96%) F5
7 2 (1.96%) Blue Coat
7 2 (1.96%) HP
7 2 (1.96%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.98%) Mapinfo
8 1 (0.98%) Oracle
8 1 (0.98%) Remedy
8 1 (0.98%) Cramer
8 1 (0.98%) Amdocs
Bracknell, Berkshire
Vodafone Group Services Limited
Salary: £Attractive + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough
Telefonica
Salary: Competitive Salary & Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Slough
Telefonica
Salary: Competitive Salary & Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Slough
Telefonica
Salary: Competitive Salary & Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
UK flexible (London Reading or Bath)
Amdocs
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 days ago