The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 4 7 9
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +2
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 943 874 799
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 17.37% 16.22% 15.34%
As % of the General category 39.96% 38.38% 37.55%
Number of salaries quoted 403 388 457
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £36,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,750
% change year-on-year
- +7.78%
Telecoms
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

General Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
2360 2277 2128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 43.47% 42.27% 40.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1504 1479 1558
Average salary £50,000 £49,750 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.50% +4.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,839 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Telecoms
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Berkshire region.

Telecoms Salary Trend in Berkshire

Telecoms
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

Telecoms Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Telecoms
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 January 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 +7 514 £57,250 +14.50% 41
Bracknell +1 130 £60,000 +17.64% 18
Newbury -10 67 £55,000 +4.76% 23
Slough +11 66 £45,000 -4.25% 20
Maidenhead -8 47 £38,000 -30.90% 6
Ascot - 1 £50,000 -
Telecoms
South East

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Telecoms 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 Telecoms.

1 698 (32.14%) Finance
2 559 (25.74%) Degree
3 359 (16.53%) Project Management
4 295 (13.58%) Broadband
5 294 (13.54%) Internet
5 294 (13.54%) Marketing
6 282 (12.98%) Banking
7 255 (11.74%) Retail
8 246 (11.33%) SQL
9 237 (10.91%) Security Cleared
10 229 (10.54%) Smartphone
11 222 (10.22%) ITIL
12 217 (9.99%) Windows
13 216 (9.94%) CRM
14 213 (9.81%) 3G
15 209 (9.62%) Wireless
15 209 (9.62%) Agile Software Development
16 206 (9.48%) SC Cleared
17 189 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
18 184 (8.47%) Service Management
19 180 (8.29%) Linux
20 176 (8.10%) UNIX
21 174 (8.01%) Service Delivery
22 171 (7.87%) Java
23 170 (7.83%) Microsoft
24 169 (7.78%) Oracle
25 161 (7.41%) SLA
26 158 (7.27%) Fujitsu
27 147 (6.77%) Cisco
28 145 (6.68%) 4G

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Telecoms 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 Telecoms. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 61 (2.81%) Apache
2 55 (2.53%) Tomcat
3 48 (2.21%) WebLogic
4 46 (2.12%) SharePoint
5 36 (1.66%) IIS
6 33 (1.52%) MS Exchange
7 29 (1.34%) Apache Solr
8 27 (1.24%) SharePoint 2010
9 26 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2003
10 24 (1.10%) Exchange Server 5.5
11 21 (0.97%) WebSphere
11 21 (0.97%) CMS
12 13 (0.60%) Lync
13 8 (0.37%) JBoss
14 6 (0.28%) IBM Notes
15 4 (0.18%) SharePoint Server
15 4 (0.18%) OpenStack
15 4 (0.18%) Joomla!
15 4 (0.18%) Drupal
16 3 (0.14%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 143 (6.58%) MS Excel
2 120 (5.52%) MS Office
3 32 (1.47%) MS PowerPoint
4 27 (1.24%) MS Visio
5 13 (0.60%) Photoshop
5 13 (0.60%) Spreadsheet
5 13 (0.60%) OmniGraffle
6 12 (0.55%) MS Project
6 12 (0.55%) Adobe Illustrator
7 9 (0.41%) InDesign
7 9 (0.41%) Acrobat
7 9 (0.41%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 7 (0.32%) AutoCAD
9 2 (0.092%) Mathematica
10 1 (0.046%) Adobe After Effects
10 1 (0.046%) SPSS
10 1 (0.046%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 30 (1.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 13 (0.60%) Hyperion Planning
3 12 (0.55%) Remedy ITSM
4 6 (0.28%) JDE OneWorld
4 6 (0.28%) CSG Singleview
5 5 (0.23%) Dynamics CRM
5 5 (0.23%) SAP ERP
6 3 (0.14%) Oracle BRM
7 2 (0.092%) SAP FSCM
7 2 (0.092%) Exstream
7 2 (0.092%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.092%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (0.046%) Oracle CRM
8 1 (0.046%) Maximo
8 1 (0.046%) Agresso
8 1 (0.046%) SAP HCM
8 1 (0.046%) Oracle Assets
Cloud Services
1 46 (2.12%) SaaS
2 22 (1.01%) Cloud Computing
3 8 (0.37%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (0.18%) IaaS
5 3 (0.14%) Terremark
5 3 (0.14%) Force.com
5 3 (0.14%) PaaS
5 3 (0.14%) Office 365
6 2 (0.092%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 295 (13.58%) Broadband
2 294 (13.54%) Internet
3 213 (9.81%) 3G
4 209 (9.62%) Wireless
5 145 (6.68%) 4G
6 139 (6.40%) LTE
7 101 (4.65%) Firewall
8 89 (4.10%) Ethernet
9 88 (4.05%) MPLS
10 86 (3.96%) VPN
11 84 (3.87%) UMTS
12 77 (3.55%) Radio Access Network
13 76 (3.50%) DNS
14 75 (3.45%) Network Security
15 74 (3.41%) LAN
15 74 (3.41%) GSM
16 70 (3.22%) SDH
17 66 (3.04%) HTTP
18 63 (2.90%) VoIP
19 62 (2.85%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (3.08%) SQL Server
2 48 (2.21%) MySQL
3 27 (1.24%) EDRMS
3 27 (1.24%) IDOL
3 27 (1.24%) Oracle Database
4 17 (0.78%) Oracle Database 10g
5 16 (0.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 16 (0.74%) Big Data
6 15 (0.69%) Data Warehouse
7 13 (0.60%) NoSQL
8 12 (0.55%) MongoDB
9 11 (0.51%) Relational Database
10 10 (0.46%) BusinessObjects
11 9 (0.41%) Data Mining
12 8 (0.37%) Essbase
12 8 (0.37%) HPCC
13 7 (0.32%) MS Access
14 5 (0.23%) QlikView
14 5 (0.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 4 (0.18%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 48 (2.21%) Selenium
2 39 (1.80%) Git (software)
3 29 (1.34%) Mockito
4 23 (1.06%) Oracle Forms
5 21 (0.97%) Jenkins
6 19 (0.87%) QuickTest Pro
7 18 (0.83%) Subversion
8 17 (0.78%) LoadRunner
9 16 (0.74%) JIRA
9 16 (0.74%) Toad
10 12 (0.55%) Maven
11 11 (0.51%) Dreamweaver
11 11 (0.51%) Visual Studio
11 11 (0.51%) TestDirector
12 7 (0.32%) SilkPerformer
12 7 (0.32%) Cucumber
12 7 (0.32%) WebDriver
13 6 (0.28%) WinRunner
14 5 (0.23%) Ant
14 5 (0.23%) JUnit
General
1 698 (32.14%) Finance
2 294 (13.54%) Marketing
3 282 (12.98%) Banking
4 255 (11.74%) Retail
5 130 (5.99%) Billing
6 110 (5.06%) Advertising
7 71 (3.27%) Legal
8 61 (2.81%) Electronics
9 42 (1.93%) Back Office
10 38 (1.75%) Manufacturing
11 36 (1.66%) Aerospace
12 24 (1.10%) Multimedia
12 24 (1.10%) German Language
13 19 (0.87%) Front Office
14 14 (0.64%) Games
15 12 (0.55%) Publishing
16 11 (0.51%) Interactive Media
17 10 (0.46%) Law
18 9 (0.41%) Mandarin Language
19 7 (0.32%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 232 (10.68%) Analyst
2 218 (10.04%) Consultant
3 173 (7.97%) Project Manager
4 158 (7.27%) Architect
5 131 (6.03%) Support Engineer
6 126 (5.80%) Developer
7 104 (4.79%) Business Analyst
8 89 (4.10%) Solutions Architect
9 81 (3.73%) Network Engineer
10 75 (3.45%) Senior Manager
11 72 (3.31%) Account Manager
12 56 (2.58%) Java Developer
13 51 (2.35%) Designer
14 49 (2.26%) Test Analyst
15 45 (2.07%) Technical Engineer
15 45 (2.07%) Problem Manager
16 37 (1.70%) Test Consultant
16 37 (1.70%) Service Manager
17 35 (1.61%) Bid Manager
18 34 (1.57%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 129 (5.94%) HTML
2 117 (5.39%) XML
3 92 (4.24%) CSS
4 82 (3.78%) Web Services
5 74 (3.41%) J2EE
6 62 (2.85%) JSP
7 60 (2.76%) jQuery
8 49 (2.26%) Spring
9 41 (1.89%) SOAP
10 38 (1.75%) XHTML
11 35 (1.61%) XSLT
11 35 (1.61%) Java EE
12 30 (1.38%) .NET
13 23 (1.06%) WSDL
14 20 (0.92%) HTML5
15 18 (0.83%) JSON
16 17 (0.78%) JMS
16 17 (0.78%) Servlets
17 16 (0.74%) JAXB
18 15 (0.69%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 229 (10.54%) Smartphone
2 189 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
3 129 (5.94%) Computer Science
4 70 (3.22%) Social Media
5 63 (2.90%) User Experience
6 62 (2.85%) Statistics
7 36 (1.66%) Management Information System
8 34 (1.57%) Client/Server
8 34 (1.57%) iPad
9 28 (1.29%) Mobile App
9 28 (1.29%) DTV
10 18 (0.83%) Economics
11 17 (0.78%) PMI
12 16 (0.74%) Handset
12 16 (0.74%) FMCG
12 16 (0.74%) Visualisation
13 15 (0.69%) Open Source
14 14 (0.64%) Enterprise Software
14 14 (0.64%) Digital Media
15 12 (0.55%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 217 (9.99%) Windows
2 180 (8.29%) Linux
3 176 (8.10%) UNIX
4 102 (4.70%) Windows Server 2003
5 46 (2.12%) Windows Server 2008
6 43 (1.98%) Windows 7
7 38 (1.75%) Solaris
8 36 (1.66%) Windows XP
9 28 (1.29%) Windows 2000 Server
10 26 (1.20%) Windows 2000
11 22 (1.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 8 (0.37%) Android
13 6 (0.28%) Apple iOS
14 5 (0.23%) CentOS
15 4 (0.18%) Windows NT
16 3 (0.14%) SUSE
16 3 (0.14%) Debian
16 3 (0.14%) Ubuntu
16 3 (0.14%) Embedded Linux
16 3 (0.14%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 359 (16.53%) Project Management
2 222 (10.22%) ITIL
3 216 (9.94%) CRM
4 209 (9.62%) Agile Software Development
5 184 (8.47%) Service Management
6 174 (8.01%) Service Delivery
7 139 (6.40%) Stakeholder Management
8 134 (6.17%) PRINCE2
9 131 (6.03%) Continuous Improvement
10 130 (5.99%) Scrum
11 127 (5.85%) Incident Management
12 120 (5.52%) Mentoring
13 106 (4.88%) Business Development
14 101 (4.65%) Business Analysis
15 99 (4.56%) E-Commerce
16 91 (4.19%) TDD
17 86 (3.96%) Migration
17 86 (3.96%) Change Management
18 85 (3.91%) Risk Management
19 83 (3.82%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 246 (11.33%) SQL
2 171 (7.87%) Java
3 96 (4.42%) JavaScript
4 49 (2.26%) PowerShell
5 45 (2.07%) C#
6 44 (2.03%) PL/SQL
7 39 (1.80%) C
8 26 (1.20%) PHP
8 26 (1.20%) C++
9 22 (1.01%) Perl
10 15 (0.69%) T-SQL
11 13 (0.60%) Ruby
12 12 (0.55%) Python
12 12 (0.55%) Shell Script
13 8 (0.37%) VBScript
14 6 (0.28%) VB
14 6 (0.28%) VBA
15 4 (0.18%) Delphi
15 4 (0.18%) Pascal
16 3 (0.14%) Scala
Qualifications
1 559 (25.74%) Degree
2 237 (10.91%) Security Cleared
3 206 (9.48%) SC Cleared
4 111 (5.11%) Cisco Certification
5 102 (4.70%) PMI Certification
6 91 (4.19%) ISEB
7 88 (4.05%) PMP
8 84 (3.87%) DV Cleared
9 82 (3.78%) CCNP
10 56 (2.58%) CCNA
11 53 (2.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 40 (1.84%) CISSP
13 27 (1.24%) CISM
14 25 (1.15%) CCIE
15 24 (1.10%) ITIL Certification
16 23 (1.06%) ISTQB
17 22 (1.01%) MBA
17 22 (1.01%) HND
18 21 (0.97%) CCDP
18 21 (0.97%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 161 (7.41%) SLA
2 141 (6.49%) QA
3 88 (4.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 34 (1.57%) ISO 14001
5 29 (1.34%) ISO 9001
6 21 (0.97%) PCI DSS
7 19 (0.87%) ISO 9000
8 17 (0.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 4 (0.18%) COBIT
9 4 (0.18%) COSO
9 4 (0.18%) Data Quality
10 2 (0.092%) HL7
11 1 (0.046%) GAMP
System Software
1 93 (4.28%) Active Directory
2 64 (2.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (1.24%) ISA Server
4 25 (1.15%) NDS
5 10 (0.46%) vSphere
6 9 (0.41%) Hyper-V
7 7 (0.32%) XenApp
7 7 (0.32%) VMware ESX
7 7 (0.32%) VMware Workstation
7 7 (0.32%) XenDesktop
8 6 (0.28%) Kamailio
8 6 (0.28%) OpenSIPS
9 5 (0.23%) ProxySG
10 4 (0.18%) Firmware
11 3 (0.14%) NFS
12 2 (0.092%) Microsoft App-V
12 2 (0.092%) Xen
13 1 (0.046%) VMware ESXi
13 1 (0.046%) VirtualBox
13 1 (0.046%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 42 (1.93%) HP Quality Center
2 27 (1.24%) NetBackup
3 26 (1.20%) SCCM
3 26 (1.20%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 26 (1.20%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 24 (1.10%) SCOM
5 13 (0.60%) Netcool
6 7 (0.32%) Nagios
7 6 (0.28%) OpenView
8 5 (0.23%) logstash
8 5 (0.23%) EdgeSight
8 5 (0.23%) Cisco CUCM
8 5 (0.23%) FortiGate
9 3 (0.14%) Tivoli
9 3 (0.14%) AppManager
9 3 (0.14%) HP NNM
9 3 (0.14%) OVPI
9 3 (0.14%) TeMIP
10 2 (0.092%) Backup Exec
10 2 (0.092%) OpenNMS
Vendors
1 170 (7.83%) Microsoft
2 169 (7.78%) Oracle
3 158 (7.27%) Fujitsu
4 147 (6.77%) Cisco
5 144 (6.63%) Huawei
6 110 (5.06%) HP
7 81 (3.73%) Ericsson
8 79 (3.64%) SAP
9 74 (3.41%) Nokia
9 74 (3.41%) VMware
10 69 (3.18%) Juniper
11 61 (2.81%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
12 45 (2.07%) Citrix
13 43 (1.98%) Nortel
13 43 (1.98%) Veritas
14 39 (1.80%) Business Objects
15 34 (1.57%) Sybase
15 34 (1.57%) hybris
16 33 (1.52%) CheckPoint
17 30 (1.38%) McAfee
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + package
Posted: 18 hours ago
Berkshire
Sogeti
Posted: 19 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
ConSol Partners
Salary: From £30,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Windsor, Berkshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
JM
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Company car + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £59000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Vodafone
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
CACI Network Services
Salary: Highly Attractive Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
QUANTICA
Salary: £280 - £285 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Comvergent Limited
Salary: Excellent Salary + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + package
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + package
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
JM
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
JM
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
JM
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Car, Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
JM
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
JM
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Car, Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago