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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 3 3 7
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 957 1057 805
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 17.36% 18.35% 14.84%
As % of the General category 39.16% 43.90% 33.80%
Number of salaries quoted 387 406 295
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,450 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
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
2444 2408 2382
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 44.32% 41.81% 43.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1498 1446 1590
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 +2 562 £55,000 +11.67% 35
Slough +4 81 £50,000 -9.09% 18
Bracknell -2 78 £57,500 -4.16% 6
Newbury 0 77 £50,000 -2.91% 15
Maidenhead -27 25 £53,750 +7.50% 4
Wokingham +14 5 £28,750 -29.87% 1
Windsor -21 1 £55,000 +100.00% 1
Crowthorne - 1 - -
Hungerford - 1 £44,000 -
Telecoms
South East

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 542 (28.32%) Finance
2 497 (25.97%) Degree
3 291 (15.20%) Marketing
3 291 (15.20%) Project Management
4 286 (14.94%) Banking
5 226 (11.81%) CRM
6 205 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
7 204 (10.66%) ITIL
8 198 (10.34%) Wireless
9 183 (9.56%) Service Management
10 181 (9.46%) SQL
11 176 (9.20%) Microsoft
12 167 (8.73%) Windows
13 164 (8.57%) Cisco
13 164 (8.57%) Retail
14 150 (7.84%) Security Cleared
15 149 (7.78%) Continuous Improvement
16 147 (7.68%) Billing
17 146 (7.63%) UNIX
18 144 (7.52%) Oracle
18 144 (7.52%) Service Delivery
19 143 (7.47%) Broadband
20 142 (7.42%) PRINCE2
21 137 (7.16%) SC Cleared
22 134 (7.00%) Analytical Skills
23 131 (6.84%) Firewall
24 130 (6.79%) Huawei
25 129 (6.74%) SLA
26 125 (6.53%) Business Analysis
27 124 (6.48%) Internet

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 33 (1.72%) WebLogic
2 30 (1.57%) Lync
3 26 (1.36%) Apache
4 25 (1.31%) WebSphere
5 24 (1.25%) SharePoint
5 24 (1.25%) MS Exchange
6 22 (1.15%) Tomcat
7 18 (0.94%) OpenStack
8 16 (0.84%) IIS
9 13 (0.68%) Apache Solr
10 12 (0.63%) Exchange Server 5.5
10 12 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2003
11 11 (0.57%) SharePoint 2010
12 8 (0.42%) JBoss
13 7 (0.37%) IBM Notes
14 6 (0.31%) CMS
14 6 (0.31%) Confluence
15 5 (0.26%) SharePoint Server
16 4 (0.21%) OpenEdge
16 4 (0.21%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 114 (5.96%) MS Excel
2 97 (5.07%) MS Office
3 50 (2.61%) MS PowerPoint
4 33 (1.72%) MS Project
5 26 (1.36%) MS Visio
6 11 (0.57%) Acrobat
7 9 (0.47%) Photoshop
7 9 (0.47%) Adobe Illustrator
7 9 (0.47%) InDesign
7 9 (0.47%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 4 (0.21%) OmniGraffle
9 3 (0.16%) SPSS
10 2 (0.10%) AutoCAD
10 2 (0.10%) FrameMaker
10 2 (0.10%) PaintShop Pro
Business Applications
1 32 (1.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (0.31%) Hyperion Planning
3 3 (0.16%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.16%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 2 (0.10%) JDE OneWorld
4 2 (0.10%) SAP ERP
4 2 (0.10%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.10%) SAP FSCM
5 1 (0.052%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.052%) Adobe Campaign
5 1 (0.052%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (0.052%) Oracle BRM
5 1 (0.052%) CSG Singleview
5 1 (0.052%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.052%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 55 (2.87%) SaaS
2 36 (1.88%) Cloud Computing
3 15 (0.78%) Microsoft Azure
4 11 (0.57%) Office 365
4 11 (0.57%) Amazon AWS
5 10 (0.52%) Force.com
6 7 (0.37%) IaaS
7 5 (0.26%) PaaS
8 3 (0.16%) Terremark
9 1 (0.052%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.052%) GitHub
9 1 (0.052%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 198 (10.34%) Wireless
2 143 (7.47%) Broadband
3 131 (6.84%) Firewall
4 124 (6.48%) Internet
5 122 (6.37%) MPLS
6 110 (5.75%) VPN
7 97 (5.07%) Ethernet
8 89 (4.65%) 3G
9 84 (4.39%) SDH
10 77 (4.02%) VoIP
11 75 (3.92%) LAN
12 70 (3.66%) DNS
13 68 (3.55%) LTE
14 65 (3.40%) 4G
15 63 (3.29%) DWDM
16 61 (3.19%) UMTS
17 59 (3.08%) TCP/IP
18 57 (2.98%) GSM
19 53 (2.77%) WAN
19 53 (2.77%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (2.72%) SQL Server
2 35 (1.83%) MySQL
3 32 (1.67%) Oracle Database
4 30 (1.57%) Data Warehouse
5 21 (1.10%) Oracle Database 10g
6 20 (1.04%) Big Data
7 17 (0.89%) Data Mining
8 15 (0.78%) Relational Database
9 14 (0.73%) MS Access
10 13 (0.68%) EDRMS
10 13 (0.68%) IDOL
10 13 (0.68%) MongoDB
10 13 (0.68%) NoSQL
11 12 (0.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 7 (0.37%) Hadoop
13 6 (0.31%) QlikView
14 5 (0.26%) SQL Server 2008
14 5 (0.26%) RDBMS
15 4 (0.21%) PostgreSQL
16 3 (0.16%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 43 (2.25%) Selenium
2 28 (1.46%) Git (software)
3 20 (1.04%) Toad
4 18 (0.94%) JIRA
5 17 (0.89%) Subversion
6 16 (0.84%) Jenkins
7 15 (0.78%) WebDriver
7 15 (0.78%) Oracle Forms
8 13 (0.68%) Ant
8 13 (0.68%) Visual Studio
8 13 (0.68%) LoadRunner
8 13 (0.68%) Mockito
9 12 (0.63%) QuickTest Pro
10 9 (0.47%) Team Foundation Server
10 9 (0.47%) TestDirector
11 8 (0.42%) Cucumber
12 6 (0.31%) Zephyr
12 6 (0.31%) ERwin
13 5 (0.26%) JUnit
13 5 (0.26%) RSpec
General
1 542 (28.32%) Finance
2 291 (15.20%) Marketing
3 286 (14.94%) Banking
4 164 (8.57%) Retail
5 147 (7.68%) Billing
6 83 (4.34%) Advertising
7 74 (3.87%) Legal
8 54 (2.82%) Electronics
9 43 (2.25%) Manufacturing
10 22 (1.15%) Back Office
11 21 (1.10%) Law
12 18 (0.94%) Aerospace
13 16 (0.84%) German Language
14 13 (0.68%) Front Office
15 12 (0.63%) Mandarin Language
16 11 (0.57%) Publishing
16 11 (0.57%) Games
17 9 (0.47%) Cantonese Language
18 6 (0.31%) French Language
18 6 (0.31%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 234 (12.23%) Analyst
2 163 (8.52%) Project Manager
3 156 (8.15%) Business Analyst
4 153 (7.99%) Consultant
5 114 (5.96%) Architect
6 108 (5.64%) Developer
7 89 (4.65%) Support Engineer
8 86 (4.49%) Account Manager
9 84 (4.39%) Senior Manager
10 69 (3.61%) Solutions Architect
11 66 (3.45%) Network Engineer
12 53 (2.77%) Senior Analyst
13 46 (2.40%) Problem Manager
14 43 (2.25%) Service Manager
15 41 (2.14%) Senior Business Analyst
15 41 (2.14%) Delivery Manager
16 38 (1.99%) Marketing Manager
17 37 (1.93%) Software Engineer
18 36 (1.88%) IP Engineer
19 34 (1.78%) Quality Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (4.86%) XML
2 74 (3.87%) HTML
3 72 (3.76%) Web Services
4 51 (2.66%) SOAP
5 50 (2.61%) CSS
6 44 (2.30%) .NET
7 36 (1.88%) jQuery
8 30 (1.57%) Spring
9 28 (1.46%) J2EE
10 25 (1.31%) WSDL
11 23 (1.20%) JMS
12 22 (1.15%) JSON
13 21 (1.10%) JSP
14 20 (1.04%) JAXB
14 20 (1.04%) REST
15 16 (0.84%) Java EE
16 15 (0.78%) ASP.NET
17 14 (0.73%) XHTML
17 14 (0.73%) AngularJS
18 13 (0.68%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 134 (7.00%) Analytical Skills
2 118 (6.17%) Computer Science
3 66 (3.45%) Smartphone
4 49 (2.56%) Management Information System
5 44 (2.30%) Statistics
6 41 (2.14%) PMI
7 35 (1.83%) User Experience
8 32 (1.67%) DTV
9 28 (1.46%) Social Media
10 25 (1.31%) Open Source
11 24 (1.25%) FMCG
11 24 (1.25%) iPad
12 22 (1.15%) IPTV
13 17 (0.89%) Mobile App
14 15 (0.78%) IVR
14 15 (0.78%) Client/Server
15 12 (0.63%) Video Conferencing
15 12 (0.63%) Machine to Machine
16 11 (0.57%) Internet of Things
16 11 (0.57%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 167 (8.73%) Windows
2 146 (7.63%) UNIX
3 116 (6.06%) Linux
4 46 (2.40%) Windows Server 2003
5 36 (1.88%) Windows Server 2008
6 25 (1.31%) Windows 7
7 24 (1.25%) Solaris
8 16 (0.84%) Windows 2000
8 16 (0.84%) Windows XP
9 13 (0.68%) Windows 2000 Server
10 12 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 11 (0.57%) Apple iOS
12 10 (0.52%) Android
13 8 (0.42%) Windows Server 2012
14 7 (0.37%) Mac OS X
14 7 (0.37%) Windows NT
15 3 (0.16%) CentOS
15 3 (0.16%) Windows 8
16 2 (0.10%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
16 2 (0.10%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 291 (15.20%) Project Management
2 226 (11.81%) CRM
3 205 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
4 204 (10.66%) ITIL
5 183 (9.56%) Service Management
6 149 (7.78%) Continuous Improvement
7 144 (7.52%) Service Delivery
8 142 (7.42%) PRINCE2
9 125 (6.53%) Business Analysis
10 123 (6.43%) Business Development
11 120 (6.27%) Stakeholder Management
12 117 (6.11%) Scrum
13 109 (5.69%) Change Management
14 102 (5.33%) Business Intelligence
14 102 (5.33%) Incident Management
15 98 (5.12%) eTOM
16 87 (4.55%) Product Management
17 77 (4.02%) TDD
18 76 (3.97%) Mentoring
19 74 (3.87%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 181 (9.46%) SQL
2 119 (6.22%) Java
3 78 (4.08%) JavaScript
4 43 (2.25%) C#
5 39 (2.04%) PL/SQL
6 33 (1.72%) C
7 23 (1.20%) PowerShell
8 16 (0.84%) C++
9 10 (0.52%) Apex Code
10 7 (0.37%) Perl
10 7 (0.37%) PHP
11 6 (0.31%) Python
12 5 (0.26%) Embedded C
13 4 (0.21%) Progress 4GL
13 4 (0.21%) VBScript
14 3 (0.16%) VB.NET
14 3 (0.16%) VBA
14 3 (0.16%) T-SQL
14 3 (0.16%) Shell Script
14 3 (0.16%) R
Qualifications
1 497 (25.97%) Degree
2 150 (7.84%) Security Cleared
3 137 (7.16%) SC Cleared
4 123 (6.43%) PMI Certification
5 113 (5.90%) Cisco Certification
6 96 (5.02%) PMP
7 79 (4.13%) CCNP
8 74 (3.87%) CCNA
9 58 (3.03%) CISSP
10 57 (2.98%) ISEB
11 40 (2.09%) ITIL Certification
12 38 (1.99%) DV Cleared
13 29 (1.52%) CISM
14 22 (1.15%) Microsoft Certification
14 22 (1.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 19 (0.99%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 18 (0.94%) MBA
16 18 (0.94%) CCIE
17 16 (0.84%) CISA
18 13 (0.68%) NVQ Level 3
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 129 (6.74%) SLA
2 100 (5.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 95 (4.96%) QA
4 46 (2.40%) ISO 14001
5 43 (2.25%) ISO 9001
6 33 (1.72%) ISO 9000
7 31 (1.62%) PCI DSS
8 20 (1.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 7 (0.37%) Data Quality
10 3 (0.16%) HL7
11 2 (0.10%) GMP
12 1 (0.052%) COBIT
12 1 (0.052%) ISO/IEC 20000
12 1 (0.052%) PMBOK
System Software
1 51 (2.66%) Active Directory
2 49 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (0.94%) Hyper-V
3 18 (0.94%) KVM
4 14 (0.73%) vSphere
4 14 (0.73%) ISA Server
5 7 (0.37%) Firmware
5 7 (0.37%) NDS
5 7 (0.37%) Kamailio
5 7 (0.37%) OpenSIPS
6 5 (0.26%) ProxySG
7 4 (0.21%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (0.16%) XenDesktop
9 2 (0.10%) VirtualBox
9 2 (0.10%) XenApp
9 2 (0.10%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.052%) Xen
10 1 (0.052%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.052%) Samba
10 1 (0.052%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 38 (1.99%) HP Quality Center
2 13 (0.68%) NetBackup
3 12 (0.63%) SCCM
4 11 (0.57%) Cisco CUCM
4 11 (0.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 11 (0.57%) Netcool
5 10 (0.52%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 9 (0.47%) SCOM
7 8 (0.42%) FortiGate
8 6 (0.31%) McAfee ePO
8 6 (0.31%) Nagios
8 6 (0.31%) DameWare
9 4 (0.21%) Puppet
9 4 (0.21%) logstash
10 3 (0.16%) Iperf
10 3 (0.16%) OpenView
10 3 (0.16%) AppManager
11 2 (0.10%) Norton AntiVirus
11 2 (0.10%) Backup Exec
11 2 (0.10%) OpenNMS
Vendors
1 176 (9.20%) Microsoft
2 164 (8.57%) Cisco
3 144 (7.52%) Oracle
4 130 (6.79%) Huawei
5 102 (5.33%) HP
6 77 (4.02%) Juniper
7 66 (3.45%) Fujitsu
8 64 (3.34%) Ericsson
9 59 (3.08%) VMware
10 57 (2.98%) SAP
11 39 (2.04%) CheckPoint
12 38 (1.99%) Nokia
13 32 (1.67%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
14 31 (1.62%) Sybase
15 30 (1.57%) F5
16 29 (1.52%) Salesforce.com
16 29 (1.52%) Cramer
17 27 (1.41%) McAfee
17 27 (1.41%) Nortel
18 25 (1.31%) IBM
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + 12% Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £300 to £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
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Three
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Oxfordshire
Three
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Oxfordshire
Three
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
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