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

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
4G
Rank 102 178 208
Rank change year-on-year
+76 +30
Permanent jobs citing 4G 134 56 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.26% 0.95% 0.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.40% 3.23% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 20 16 12
Average salary £35,750 £55,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% +37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £47,500 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £60,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £55,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-25.45% +37.50%
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
1812 1735 1448
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 30.56% 29.40% 27.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1025 1213 1107
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
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 30 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 30 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 +52 91 £35,000 -41.66% 4
Maidenhead +4 27 £38,500 -23.00%
Slough - 5 £42,500 -
Newbury +9 3 £70,000 +27.27% 2
Windsor - 1 - -
4G
South East

4G
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 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.

1 170 (82.13%) 3G
2 156 (75.36%) Telecoms
3 98 (47.34%) Broadband
4 96 (46.38%) LTE
5 95 (45.89%) Internet
6 91 (43.96%) Smartphone
7 44 (21.26%) Radio Access Network
7 44 (21.26%) VoLTE
8 40 (19.32%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
9 34 (16.43%) Cisco Certification
10 33 (15.94%) Line Management
11 30 (14.49%) NDS
12 29 (14.01%) Network Architecture
13 28 (13.53%) Linux
13 28 (13.53%) 2G
14 26 (12.56%) Nokia
15 25 (12.08%) Project Management
15 25 (12.08%) Analytical Skills
16 23 (11.11%) MVNO
17 22 (10.63%) Service Delivery
17 22 (10.63%) HNC
17 22 (10.63%) HND
18 21 (10.14%) UNIX
19 20 (9.66%) VoIP
19 20 (9.66%) Cisco
19 20 (9.66%) CCNP
19 20 (9.66%) Firewall
20 19 (9.18%) Back Office
20 19 (9.18%) MPLS
20 19 (9.18%) OSPF

4G
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 2 (0.97%) JDE OneWorld
2 1 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.48%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 170 (82.13%) 3G
2 98 (47.34%) Broadband
3 96 (46.38%) LTE
4 95 (45.89%) Internet
5 44 (21.26%) Radio Access Network
5 44 (21.26%) VoLTE
6 28 (13.53%) 2G
7 23 (11.11%) MVNO
8 20 (9.66%) Firewall
8 20 (9.66%) VoIP
9 19 (9.18%) DNS
9 19 (9.18%) MPLS
9 19 (9.18%) OSPF
9 19 (9.18%) BGP
10 18 (8.70%) SNMP
11 15 (7.25%) MGW
12 13 (6.28%) Wireless
13 9 (4.35%) GSM
14 8 (3.86%) UMTS
14 8 (3.86%) DAB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.42%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (1.45%) TestDirector
General
1 156 (75.36%) Telecoms
2 19 (9.18%) Back Office
3 13 (6.28%) Multimedia
4 9 (4.35%) Marketing
5 5 (2.42%) Electronics
5 5 (2.42%) Finance
6 3 (1.45%) Billing
7 2 (0.97%) Advertising
7 2 (0.97%) Games
7 2 (0.97%) Retail
8 1 (0.48%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 24 (11.59%) Network Manager
2 23 (11.11%) Network Operator
2 23 (11.11%) Service Manager
3 22 (10.63%) Architecture Manager
4 18 (8.70%) Architect
5 17 (8.21%) Solutions Architect
5 17 (8.21%) Technical Leader
5 17 (8.21%) Senior Solutions Architect
5 17 (8.21%) Senior Architect
6 15 (7.25%) Consultant
7 14 (6.76%) Team Leader
8 13 (6.28%) Linux Engineer
9 12 (5.80%) Junior
10 9 (4.35%) Transition Manager
10 9 (4.35%) Databuild Engineer
10 9 (4.35%) Operations Team Leader
10 9 (4.35%) Service Transition Manager
11 8 (3.86%) Technical Design Authority
12 7 (3.38%) Communications Manager
12 7 (3.38%) Resourcer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.97%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 1 (0.48%) WML
2 1 (0.48%) XML
2 1 (0.48%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 91 (43.96%) Smartphone
2 25 (12.08%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (6.76%) Digital Media
4 13 (6.28%) Visualisation
5 12 (5.80%) Social Media
6 6 (2.90%) Blog
7 5 (2.42%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.93%) Streaming Video
9 2 (0.97%) Smart Meter
9 2 (0.97%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.48%) DTV
10 1 (0.48%) Handset
10 1 (0.48%) Machine to Machine
10 1 (0.48%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 28 (13.53%) Linux
2 21 (10.14%) UNIX
3 13 (6.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (1.93%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (15.94%) Line Management
2 29 (14.01%) Network Architecture
3 25 (12.08%) Project Management
4 22 (10.63%) Service Delivery
5 19 (9.18%) Network Management
5 19 (9.18%) Mentoring
6 11 (5.31%) Continuous Improvement
6 11 (5.31%) ITIL
7 9 (4.35%) Workflow
8 8 (3.86%) Network Planning
9 7 (3.38%) Logistics
9 7 (3.38%) SEO
10 6 (2.90%) Service Management
10 6 (2.90%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (2.90%) Benchmarking
10 6 (2.90%) Use Case
10 6 (2.90%) Product Management
11 5 (2.42%) Performance Engineering
11 5 (2.42%) People Management
11 5 (2.42%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (1.93%) C++
2 2 (0.97%) SQL
Qualifications
1 34 (16.43%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (10.63%) HNC
2 22 (10.63%) HND
3 20 (9.66%) CCNP
4 18 (8.70%) Degree
5 14 (6.76%) CCNA
6 13 (6.28%) RHCA
7 6 (2.90%) ISEB
8 3 (1.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.48%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.48%) CCIP
9 1 (0.48%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.80%) QA
2 4 (1.93%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (14.49%) NDS
2 13 (6.28%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (1.45%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.48%) OpenView
2 1 (0.48%) Netcool
Vendors
1 40 (19.32%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 26 (12.56%) Nokia
3 20 (9.66%) Cisco
4 19 (9.18%) Huawei
5 18 (8.70%) Juniper
6 13 (6.28%) Red Hat
6 13 (6.28%) VMware
7 6 (2.90%) Facebook
7 6 (2.90%) Twitter
8 5 (2.42%) Ericsson
8 5 (2.42%) HP
9 4 (1.93%) Alcatel-Lucent
9 4 (1.93%) TIBCO
10 2 (0.97%) Nortel
11 1 (0.48%) BMC
11 1 (0.48%) Remedy
11 1 (0.48%) Cramer
11 1 (0.48%) SAP
11 1 (0.48%) Amdocs
11 1 (0.48%) ComArch
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