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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
4G
Rank 168 152 172
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +20
Permanent jobs citing 4G 42 66 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.84% 1.19% 0.91%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.22% 4.02% 3.27%
Number of salaries quoted 25 15 26
Average salary £70,000 £39,000 £52,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+79.48% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £26,500 £46,250
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £61,250
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £40,000 £54,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -25.92%
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
1305 1642 1531
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 26.15% 29.56% 27.78%
Number of salaries quoted 878 963 1148
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 29 July 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 29 July 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
Slough +2 8 £50,000 +28.20% 2
Reading -29 6 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Newbury +8 4 £40,000 -42.85% 3
Bracknell +21 3 - -
4G
South East

4G
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 54 (68.35%) Telecoms
2 52 (65.82%) 3G
3 32 (40.51%) 2G
4 23 (29.11%) LTE
5 21 (26.58%) Wireless
6 19 (24.05%) Radio Access Network
6 19 (24.05%) Degree
7 17 (21.52%) Finance
7 17 (21.52%) Retail
8 16 (20.25%) GSM
9 12 (15.19%) Ericsson
10 11 (13.92%) UMTS
11 10 (12.66%) MPLS
12 9 (11.39%) SS7
12 9 (11.39%) Broadband
12 9 (11.39%) Project Management
12 9 (11.39%) Network Security
12 9 (11.39%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
13 8 (10.13%) Network Management
13 8 (10.13%) OpenUP
13 8 (10.13%) Unified Communications
13 8 (10.13%) DNA
13 8 (10.13%) Remedy
13 8 (10.13%) Cisco Certification
13 8 (10.13%) CCNP
13 8 (10.13%) Cisco
14 7 (8.86%) SLA
14 7 (8.86%) CRM
14 7 (8.86%) SMS
14 7 (8.86%) Ethernet

4G
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 (1.27%) MTS
Applications
1 2 (2.53%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 52 (65.82%) 3G
2 32 (40.51%) 2G
3 23 (29.11%) LTE
4 21 (26.58%) Wireless
5 19 (24.05%) Radio Access Network
6 16 (20.25%) GSM
7 11 (13.92%) UMTS
8 10 (12.66%) MPLS
9 9 (11.39%) Broadband
9 9 (11.39%) SS7
9 9 (11.39%) Network Security
10 8 (10.13%) Unified Communications
11 7 (8.86%) SMS
11 7 (8.86%) Ethernet
12 6 (7.59%) IP Telephony
12 6 (7.59%) WiMAX
12 6 (7.59%) Wireshark
13 5 (6.33%) RNC
13 5 (6.33%) TCP/IP
14 4 (5.06%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.06%) Data Mining
2 2 (2.53%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.27%) Oracle Reports
General
1 54 (68.35%) Telecoms
2 17 (21.52%) Finance
2 17 (21.52%) Retail
3 4 (5.06%) Back Office
3 4 (5.06%) Legal
4 3 (3.80%) Billing
4 3 (3.80%) Marketing
4 3 (3.80%) Spanish Language
5 2 (2.53%) Law
5 2 (2.53%) Advertising
5 2 (2.53%) Games
6 1 (1.27%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 13 (16.46%) Architect
1 13 (16.46%) Solutions Architect
2 7 (8.86%) IP Engineer
3 6 (7.59%) Systems Engineer
4 5 (6.33%) Senior Manager
4 5 (6.33%) Test Engineer
4 5 (6.33%) Technical Leader
5 4 (5.06%) Project Manager
6 3 (3.80%) Account Manager
6 3 (3.80%) Technical Engineer
6 3 (3.80%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 3 (3.80%) Operations Manager
6 3 (3.80%) Senior Project Manager
7 2 (2.53%) Support Engineer
7 2 (2.53%) Consultant
7 2 (2.53%) Head of Technology
7 2 (2.53%) Wireless Engineer
7 2 (2.53%) Security Engineer
7 2 (2.53%) Integration Engineer
7 2 (2.53%) Transmission Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.53%) .NET
2 1 (1.27%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.86%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.33%) Performance Metrics
3 3 (3.80%) Handset
3 3 (3.80%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.53%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.53%) Machine to Machine
4 2 (2.53%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.33%) Windows
1 5 (6.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (6.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (3.80%) Linux
2 3 (3.80%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (11.39%) Project Management
2 8 (10.13%) DNA
2 8 (10.13%) OpenUP
2 8 (10.13%) Network Management
3 7 (8.86%) CRM
4 6 (7.59%) Performance Management
4 6 (7.59%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (6.33%) Product Management
5 5 (6.33%) Network Design
5 5 (6.33%) ITIL
6 4 (5.06%) PRINCE2
6 4 (5.06%) Service Delivery
6 4 (5.06%) Validation
6 4 (5.06%) Fault Management
7 3 (3.80%) Performance Testing
7 3 (3.80%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (3.80%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (3.80%) Service Management
7 3 (3.80%) Capacity Management
7 3 (3.80%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.33%) Perl
1 5 (6.33%) SQL
2 3 (3.80%) Python
2 3 (3.80%) Shell Script
3 2 (2.53%) MATLAB
3 2 (2.53%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.53%) F#
4 1 (1.27%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (24.05%) Degree
2 8 (10.13%) CCNP
2 8 (10.13%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (7.59%) SC Cleared
3 6 (7.59%) Security Cleared
4 5 (6.33%) CCIP
5 4 (5.06%) CCNA
5 4 (5.06%) MCP
6 3 (3.80%) CISSP
7 2 (2.53%) CCSA
7 2 (2.53%) CCSE
7 2 (2.53%) JNCIS
7 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (2.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (2.53%) PMP
7 2 (2.53%) PMI Certification
8 1 (1.27%) CISM
8 1 (1.27%) CCDP
8 1 (1.27%) JNCIE
8 1 (1.27%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.86%) SLA
2 2 (2.53%) QA
2 2 (2.53%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.27%) PMBOK
3 1 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (2.53%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 5 (6.33%) Netcool
2 2 (2.53%) FortiGate
3 1 (1.27%) OpenView
Vendors
1 12 (15.19%) Ericsson
2 9 (11.39%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 8 (10.13%) Remedy
3 8 (10.13%) Cisco
4 6 (7.59%) Nortel
4 6 (7.59%) Juniper
5 5 (6.33%) ION Trading
6 4 (5.06%) Amdocs
6 4 (5.06%) Oracle
7 2 (2.53%) F5
7 2 (2.53%) Blue Coat
7 2 (2.53%) Microsoft
7 2 (2.53%) Nokia
7 2 (2.53%) CheckPoint
7 2 (2.53%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.27%) TIBCO
8 1 (1.27%) Huawei
Newbury, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Salary: Bonus, 28 days holiday, pension, flexible benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 days ago