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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
4G
Rank 189 177 177
Rank change year-on-year
-12 0
Permanent jobs citing 4G 45 48 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.87% 0.86% 0.92%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.32% 2.99% 3.23%
Number of salaries quoted 26 15 10
Average salary £52,500 £65,000 £35,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.23% +84.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,750 £46,400 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £78,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £40,000 £49,750
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -19.59%
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
1354 1608 1549
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 26.27% 28.96% 28.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1097 1055 1113
Average salary £50,000 £46,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.52% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 2016. 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 13 £55,000 -18.51%
Newbury - 11 £50,000 -
Bracknell +6 2 £50,000 -10.71% 1
Slough +1 1 - -
4G
South East

4G
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 84 (86.60%) Telecoms
2 55 (56.70%) 3G
3 28 (28.87%) Retail
4 26 (26.80%) Finance
5 25 (25.77%) Wireless
6 23 (23.71%) Cisco
7 22 (22.68%) MPLS
8 20 (20.62%) 2G
9 18 (18.56%) Ericsson
9 18 (18.56%) VPN
9 18 (18.56%) Ethernet
9 18 (18.56%) GGSN
9 18 (18.56%) SGSN
10 17 (17.53%) Performance Management
10 17 (17.53%) SS7
11 15 (15.46%) CRM
11 15 (15.46%) ATM
11 15 (15.46%) Juniper
11 15 (15.46%) VoLTE
12 14 (14.43%) Data Centre
12 14 (14.43%) SDH
13 13 (13.40%) Linux
14 12 (12.37%) LTE
14 12 (12.37%) TCP/IP
15 11 (11.34%) SMS
15 11 (11.34%) VoIP
15 11 (11.34%) Service Management
15 11 (11.34%) Management Information System
16 10 (10.31%) Frame Relay
16 10 (10.31%) IPsec

4G
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 6 (6.19%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (3.09%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 55 (56.70%) 3G
2 25 (25.77%) Wireless
3 22 (22.68%) MPLS
4 20 (20.62%) 2G
5 18 (18.56%) Ethernet
5 18 (18.56%) GGSN
5 18 (18.56%) SGSN
5 18 (18.56%) VPN
6 17 (17.53%) SS7
7 15 (15.46%) ATM
7 15 (15.46%) VoLTE
8 14 (14.43%) SDH
9 12 (12.37%) LTE
9 12 (12.37%) TCP/IP
10 11 (11.34%) SMS
10 11 (11.34%) VoIP
11 10 (10.31%) Frame Relay
11 10 (10.31%) IPsec
11 10 (10.31%) Radio Access Network
12 9 (9.28%) VoWiFi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.06%) Big Data
2 1 (1.03%) GIS
General
1 84 (86.60%) Telecoms
2 28 (28.87%) Retail
3 26 (26.80%) Finance
4 9 (9.28%) Electronics
5 6 (6.19%) Advertising
6 3 (3.09%) Back Office
6 3 (3.09%) Multimedia
7 1 (1.03%) Italian Language
7 1 (1.03%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (26.80%) Architect
2 24 (24.74%) Solutions Architect
3 17 (17.53%) Designer
4 16 (16.49%) Solutions Designer
5 14 (14.43%) Account Manager
6 13 (13.40%) Telecoms Manager
7 12 (12.37%) Sales Manager
7 12 (12.37%) Telecoms Account Manager
8 10 (10.31%) Network Engineer
9 8 (8.25%) Design Engineer
9 8 (8.25%) Ericsson Engineer
9 8 (8.25%) Implementation Engineer
10 7 (7.22%) IT Manager
10 7 (7.22%) Support Engineer
11 6 (6.19%) Analyst
11 6 (6.19%) Engineering Manager
11 6 (6.19%) Procurement Manager
12 5 (5.15%) Network Support Engineer
12 5 (5.15%) Network Team Leader
12 5 (5.15%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.03%) SOAP
1 1 (1.03%) SPML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (14.43%) Data Centre
2 11 (11.34%) Management Information System
3 5 (5.15%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.06%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.06%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.06%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.06%) Smart Meter
5 1 (1.03%) BBC
5 1 (1.03%) iDTV
Operating Systems
1 13 (13.40%) Linux
2 8 (8.25%) Unix
3 5 (5.15%) Solaris
4 2 (2.06%) Android
4 2 (2.06%) BlackBerry OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (17.53%) Performance Management
2 15 (15.46%) CRM
3 11 (11.34%) Service Management
4 10 (10.31%) Network Architecture
4 10 (10.31%) Network Design
4 10 (10.31%) OpenUP
4 10 (10.31%) Validation
5 9 (9.28%) Line Management
6 7 (7.22%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (6.19%) Project Management
7 6 (6.19%) Test Planning
8 5 (5.15%) Change Management
8 5 (5.15%) ITIL
9 4 (4.12%) Fault Management
9 4 (4.12%) Test Management
10 3 (3.09%) Business Development
10 3 (3.09%) Network Management
10 3 (3.09%) Network Performance Management
10 3 (3.09%) Presales
11 2 (2.06%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.06%) Python
1 2 (2.06%) SQL
2 1 (1.03%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (8.25%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (6.19%) CCNP
3 4 (4.12%) Degree
3 4 (4.12%) JNCIS
3 4 (4.12%) SC Cleared
3 4 (4.12%) Security Cleared
4 3 (3.09%) CCIP
5 2 (2.06%) CCNA
6 1 (1.03%) APMP
6 1 (1.03%) CCDP
6 1 (1.03%) CCIE
6 1 (1.03%) CISM
6 1 (1.03%) CISSP
6 1 (1.03%) JNCIE
6 1 (1.03%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.03%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.06%) SLA
2 1 (1.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 5 (5.15%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (3.09%) Netcool
2 3 (3.09%) TeMIP
2 3 (3.09%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 23 (23.71%) Cisco
2 18 (18.56%) Ericsson
3 15 (15.46%) Juniper
4 8 (8.25%) Huawei
4 8 (8.25%) Redback
5 7 (7.22%) HP
6 6 (6.19%) Nokia
6 6 (6.19%) Oracle
7 4 (4.12%) Cramer
8 3 (3.09%) Amdocs
8 3 (3.09%) BMC
8 3 (3.09%) IBM
8 3 (3.09%) Infovista
8 3 (3.09%) ION Trading
8 3 (3.09%) Remedy
8 3 (3.09%) Telcordia
8 3 (3.09%) TIBCO
9 2 (2.06%) Alcatel-Lucent
9 2 (2.06%) Nortel
9 2 (2.06%) Symbian
Bracknell, Berkshire
Vodafone
Salary: £Attractive, plus shift allowance and annual bonus
Posted: 22 days ago