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

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
4G
Rank 109 151 206
Rank change year-on-year
+42 +55
Permanent jobs citing 4G 118 76 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.02% 1.36% 0.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.71% 4.79% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 27 33 9
Average salary £35,000 £52,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.69% +30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £47,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,740 £52,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-27.42% +30.00%
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
1759 1587 1434
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 30.18% 28.38% 25.77%
Number of salaries quoted 972 1126 1136
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,850 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £62,500
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 17 September 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 17 September 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 +30 70 £35,000 -39.13% 3
Maidenhead +2 28 £38,500 -31.55% 1
Newbury +5 6 £70,000 +32.07%
Slough +6 4 £42,500 -26.08% 2
Windsor - 3 - -
4G
South East

4G
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 17 September 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.

1 146 (78.92%) 3G
2 144 (77.84%) Telecoms
3 85 (45.95%) LTE
4 81 (43.78%) Broadband
5 75 (40.54%) Internet
6 71 (38.38%) Smartphone
7 37 (20.00%) Radio Access Network
8 30 (16.22%) Cisco Certification
9 28 (15.14%) VoLTE
10 27 (14.59%) Project Management
10 27 (14.59%) Analytical Skills
11 26 (14.05%) 2G
11 26 (14.05%) Line Management
12 22 (11.89%) Network Architecture
12 22 (11.89%) MVNO
13 21 (11.35%) QA
14 20 (10.81%) Cisco
14 20 (10.81%) Service Delivery
14 20 (10.81%) Huawei
15 19 (10.27%) Linux
15 19 (10.27%) CCNP
15 19 (10.27%) PowerHouse
15 19 (10.27%) Firewall
15 19 (10.27%) Degree
16 18 (9.73%) VoIP
16 18 (9.73%) DNS
16 18 (9.73%) MPLS
16 18 (9.73%) OSPF
16 18 (9.73%) BGP
16 18 (9.73%) Nokia Solutions and Networks

4G
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 9 (4.86%) JDE OneWorld
2 1 (0.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.54%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 146 (78.92%) 3G
2 85 (45.95%) LTE
3 81 (43.78%) Broadband
4 75 (40.54%) Internet
5 37 (20.00%) Radio Access Network
6 28 (15.14%) VoLTE
7 26 (14.05%) 2G
8 22 (11.89%) MVNO
9 19 (10.27%) Firewall
10 18 (9.73%) MPLS
10 18 (9.73%) OSPF
10 18 (9.73%) BGP
10 18 (9.73%) DNS
10 18 (9.73%) VoIP
11 17 (9.19%) SNMP
12 10 (5.41%) GSM
12 10 (5.41%) Wireless
13 8 (4.32%) MGW
13 8 (4.32%) DAB
14 7 (3.78%) 2.5G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.70%) Big Data
2 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (0.54%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (5.41%) TestDirector
2 1 (0.54%) Visual Studio
General
1 144 (77.84%) Telecoms
2 14 (7.57%) Billing
3 12 (6.49%) Finance
4 10 (5.41%) Multimedia
5 9 (4.86%) Retail
6 6 (3.24%) Back Office
6 6 (3.24%) Marketing
7 5 (2.70%) Electronics
8 2 (1.08%) Games
9 1 (0.54%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.54%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 27 (14.59%) Service Manager
2 25 (13.51%) Network Manager
3 22 (11.89%) Network Operator
4 21 (11.35%) Architecture Manager
5 16 (8.65%) Architect
6 15 (8.11%) Senior Architect
7 14 (7.57%) Senior Solutions Architect
7 14 (7.57%) Solutions Architect
8 12 (6.49%) Analyst
8 12 (6.49%) Consultant
9 10 (5.41%) Test Analyst
9 10 (5.41%) Linux Engineer
9 10 (5.41%) Technical Leader
10 9 (4.86%) Transition Manager
10 9 (4.86%) Manual Test Analyst
10 9 (4.86%) Service Transition Manager
10 9 (4.86%) Junior
11 8 (4.32%) Team Leader
12 7 (3.78%) Resourcer
12 7 (3.78%) Technical Design Authority
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.08%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 1 (0.54%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (0.54%) HTML
2 1 (0.54%) WML
2 1 (0.54%) .NET
2 1 (0.54%) ASP.NET
2 1 (0.54%) CSS
2 1 (0.54%) Web Services
2 1 (0.54%) XML
2 1 (0.54%) WAP
2 1 (0.54%) Ajax
2 1 (0.54%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (0.54%) jQuery
2 1 (0.54%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 71 (38.38%) Smartphone
2 27 (14.59%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (7.57%) Digital Media
4 12 (6.49%) Social Media
5 10 (5.41%) Visualisation
6 6 (3.24%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (3.24%) Blog
7 5 (2.70%) Handset
8 4 (2.16%) Streaming Video
9 3 (1.62%) Firmware
9 3 (1.62%) Computer Science
10 2 (1.08%) Smart Meter
10 2 (1.08%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.54%) Machine to Machine
11 1 (0.54%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 19 (10.27%) Linux
2 11 (5.95%) UNIX
2 11 (5.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (3.78%) Apple iOS
4 4 (2.16%) Windows
5 3 (1.62%) Android
5 3 (1.62%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (14.59%) Project Management
2 26 (14.05%) Line Management
3 22 (11.89%) Network Architecture
4 20 (10.81%) Service Delivery
5 18 (9.73%) Network Management
5 18 (9.73%) Mentoring
6 14 (7.57%) ITIL
7 12 (6.49%) Software Testing
8 11 (5.95%) Logistics
8 11 (5.95%) Continuous Improvement
9 10 (5.41%) Test Planning
10 7 (3.78%) Network Planning
10 7 (3.78%) SEO
11 6 (3.24%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (3.24%) Benchmarking
11 6 (3.24%) Use Case
12 5 (2.70%) Performance Engineering
12 5 (2.70%) People Management
12 5 (2.70%) Product Management
13 4 (2.16%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 19 (10.27%) PowerHouse
2 4 (2.16%) C++
3 3 (1.62%) SQL
4 1 (0.54%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.54%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.54%) C#
Qualifications
1 30 (16.22%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (10.27%) CCNP
2 19 (10.27%) Degree
3 15 (8.11%) HNC
3 15 (8.11%) HND
4 13 (7.03%) ISEB
5 11 (5.95%) CCNA
6 10 (5.41%) RHCA
6 10 (5.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.54%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.54%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.54%) CISSP
7 1 (0.54%) CCIE
7 1 (0.54%) CCIP
7 1 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.54%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.54%) PMP
7 1 (0.54%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.54%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (11.35%) QA
2 2 (1.08%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (9.19%) NDS
2 10 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (5.41%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.54%) OpenView
2 1 (0.54%) Netcool
Vendors
1 20 (10.81%) Cisco
1 20 (10.81%) Huawei
2 18 (9.73%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 17 (9.19%) Juniper
4 12 (6.49%) HP
4 12 (6.49%) Nokia
5 11 (5.95%) Red Hat
6 10 (5.41%) VMware
7 6 (3.24%) Facebook
7 6 (3.24%) Twitter
8 4 (2.16%) TIBCO
8 4 (2.16%) Alcatel-Lucent
9 3 (1.62%) Ericsson
10 1 (0.54%) SAP
10 1 (0.54%) Amdocs
10 1 (0.54%) ComArch
10 1 (0.54%) BMC
10 1 (0.54%) Remedy
10 1 (0.54%) Cramer
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Paramount Enterprizes Limited
Salary: From £37,000 to £40,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Three
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bens + Bonus
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Reading, Oxfordshire
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