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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 5 7 7
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 903 870 876
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 16.80% 16.22% 17.23%
As % of the General category 38.69% 39.64% 38.54%
Number of salaries quoted 389 396 406
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 £35,000 £35,000 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
2334 2195 2273
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 43.42% 40.93% 44.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1498 1421 1566
Average salary £50,500 £47,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.44% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,565 £31,150 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,400 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 5 March 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 5 March 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 +6 493 £55,000 +10.00% 26
Bracknell -2 106 £60,000 +11.11% 6
Slough +8 73 £47,000 -6.00% 19
Newbury -5 69 £55,000 +4.76% 12
Maidenhead -7 39 £39,000 -40.00% 4
Wokingham +13 4 £28,750 -29.87% 2
Crowthorne - 1 - -
Telecoms
South East

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 5 March 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.

1 597 (29.31%) Finance
2 552 (27.10%) Degree
3 301 (14.78%) Project Management
4 289 (14.19%) Marketing
5 277 (13.60%) Banking
6 234 (11.49%) Wireless
7 215 (10.55%) CRM
8 214 (10.51%) Retail
9 208 (10.21%) ITIL
10 207 (10.16%) SQL
11 199 (9.77%) Windows
12 198 (9.72%) Security Cleared
13 191 (9.38%) Service Management
14 181 (8.89%) Agile Software Development
15 180 (8.84%) SC Cleared
16 177 (8.69%) Oracle
17 176 (8.64%) UNIX
17 176 (8.64%) Broadband
18 172 (8.44%) Microsoft
19 169 (8.30%) Service Delivery
20 167 (8.20%) Analytical Skills
21 166 (8.15%) Cisco
22 160 (7.85%) Internet
23 159 (7.81%) SLA
24 151 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement
25 148 (7.27%) Linux
26 144 (7.07%) 3G
26 144 (7.07%) Huawei
27 141 (6.92%) Java
28 140 (6.87%) MS Excel

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 53 (2.60%) WebLogic
2 43 (2.11%) Apache
3 40 (1.96%) Tomcat
4 38 (1.87%) SharePoint
5 32 (1.57%) IIS
6 30 (1.47%) MS Exchange
7 28 (1.37%) WebSphere
8 24 (1.18%) Lync
9 21 (1.03%) SharePoint 2010
10 18 (0.88%) Exchange Server 5.5
10 18 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2003
11 17 (0.83%) Apache Solr
12 12 (0.59%) JBoss
13 11 (0.54%) OpenStack
14 6 (0.29%) SharePoint Server
15 5 (0.25%) IBM Notes
16 4 (0.20%) OpenEdge
16 4 (0.20%) Office Communications Server
16 4 (0.20%) Joomla!
17 3 (0.15%) Confluence
Applications
1 140 (6.87%) MS Excel
2 114 (5.60%) MS Office
3 46 (2.26%) MS PowerPoint
4 22 (1.08%) MS Visio
4 22 (1.08%) MS Project
5 9 (0.44%) Photoshop
5 9 (0.44%) Acrobat
5 9 (0.44%) Adobe Illustrator
5 9 (0.44%) InDesign
5 9 (0.44%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 7 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
6 7 (0.34%) AutoCAD
7 3 (0.15%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 31 (1.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 13 (0.64%) Hyperion Planning
3 8 (0.39%) Remedy ITSM
4 4 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.20%) CSG Singleview
5 3 (0.15%) JDE OneWorld
5 3 (0.15%) SAP ERP
5 3 (0.15%) Oracle BRM
6 2 (0.098%) Exstream
6 2 (0.098%) SAP FSCM
6 2 (0.098%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.098%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.098%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 1 (0.049%) Oracle CRM
7 1 (0.049%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.049%) Maximo
7 1 (0.049%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.049%) Oracle Assets
7 1 (0.049%) Agresso
7 1 (0.049%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 45 (2.21%) SaaS
2 30 (1.47%) Cloud Computing
3 12 (0.59%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (0.49%) Force.com
5 8 (0.39%) Office 365
6 5 (0.25%) IaaS
7 4 (0.20%) PaaS
8 3 (0.15%) Terremark
9 1 (0.049%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.049%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 234 (11.49%) Wireless
2 176 (8.64%) Broadband
3 160 (7.85%) Internet
4 144 (7.07%) 3G
5 125 (6.14%) Firewall
6 123 (6.04%) LTE
7 120 (5.89%) VPN
8 117 (5.74%) MPLS
9 100 (4.91%) Ethernet
10 99 (4.86%) 4G
11 92 (4.52%) SDH
12 90 (4.42%) UMTS
13 78 (3.83%) GSM
13 78 (3.83%) LAN
14 68 (3.34%) DNS
14 68 (3.34%) Network Security
15 62 (3.04%) VoIP
16 61 (2.99%) DWDM
16 61 (2.99%) Radio Access Network
17 57 (2.80%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (2.99%) SQL Server
2 36 (1.77%) Oracle Database
3 35 (1.72%) MySQL
4 23 (1.13%) EDRMS
4 23 (1.13%) IDOL
5 22 (1.08%) Oracle Database 10g
6 21 (1.03%) Data Warehouse
7 18 (0.88%) Big Data
8 15 (0.74%) Data Mining
9 13 (0.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 13 (0.64%) Relational Database
9 13 (0.64%) NoSQL
10 12 (0.59%) MS Access
11 11 (0.54%) MongoDB
12 8 (0.39%) Essbase
13 5 (0.25%) QlikView
13 5 (0.25%) BusinessObjects
13 5 (0.25%) Hadoop
13 5 (0.25%) HPCC
14 4 (0.20%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 41 (2.01%) Selenium
2 32 (1.57%) Git (software)
3 23 (1.13%) Jenkins
4 22 (1.08%) Oracle Forms
5 21 (1.03%) Toad
5 21 (1.03%) QuickTest Pro
5 21 (1.03%) Subversion
6 18 (0.88%) LoadRunner
7 17 (0.83%) Mockito
8 15 (0.74%) JIRA
9 14 (0.69%) Ant
10 10 (0.49%) Maven
10 10 (0.49%) Visual Studio
11 9 (0.44%) TestDirector
11 9 (0.44%) WebDriver
12 7 (0.34%) Cucumber
13 6 (0.29%) Team Foundation Server
13 6 (0.29%) WinRunner
14 5 (0.25%) SilkPerformer
14 5 (0.25%) RSpec
General
1 597 (29.31%) Finance
2 289 (14.19%) Marketing
3 277 (13.60%) Banking
4 214 (10.51%) Retail
5 139 (6.82%) Billing
6 92 (4.52%) Advertising
7 69 (3.39%) Legal
8 55 (2.70%) Electronics
9 40 (1.96%) Manufacturing
9 40 (1.96%) Back Office
10 36 (1.77%) Aerospace
11 17 (0.83%) Front Office
12 15 (0.74%) Law
12 15 (0.74%) German Language
13 12 (0.59%) Multimedia
14 11 (0.54%) Publishing
14 11 (0.54%) Games
15 9 (0.44%) Mandarin Language
16 7 (0.34%) Dutch Language
17 6 (0.29%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 212 (10.41%) Analyst
2 178 (8.74%) Consultant
3 158 (7.76%) Project Manager
4 128 (6.28%) Architect
5 122 (5.99%) Support Engineer
6 121 (5.94%) Business Analyst
7 117 (5.74%) Developer
8 94 (4.61%) Account Manager
9 82 (4.03%) Senior Manager
10 79 (3.88%) Network Engineer
11 74 (3.63%) Solutions Architect
12 50 (2.45%) Problem Manager
13 47 (2.31%) Java Developer
14 40 (1.96%) Senior Analyst
15 38 (1.87%) Technical Engineer
15 38 (1.87%) IP Engineer
16 36 (1.77%) Test Consultant
16 36 (1.77%) Test Analyst
17 35 (1.72%) Software Engineer
17 35 (1.72%) Bid Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (5.30%) XML
2 86 (4.22%) HTML
3 80 (3.93%) Web Services
4 71 (3.49%) CSS
5 58 (2.85%) J2EE
6 48 (2.36%) SOAP
7 44 (2.16%) JSP
8 43 (2.11%) jQuery
9 38 (1.87%) Spring
10 32 (1.57%) .NET
11 28 (1.37%) WSDL
12 24 (1.18%) Java EE
13 23 (1.13%) JMS
14 22 (1.08%) JSON
15 21 (1.03%) JAXB
16 20 (0.98%) XHTML
17 19 (0.93%) XSLT
18 16 (0.79%) REST
19 14 (0.69%) HTML5
20 13 (0.64%) JAX-WS
Miscellaneous
1 167 (8.20%) Analytical Skills
2 120 (5.89%) Computer Science
3 100 (4.91%) Smartphone
4 56 (2.75%) Statistics
5 47 (2.31%) Management Information System
6 30 (1.47%) PMI
7 29 (1.42%) DTV
8 28 (1.37%) Social Media
9 27 (1.33%) User Experience
10 26 (1.28%) iPad
11 20 (0.98%) Open Source
12 18 (0.88%) FMCG
12 18 (0.88%) Client/Server
12 18 (0.88%) IPTV
13 15 (0.74%) Economics
14 13 (0.64%) Video Conferencing
15 12 (0.59%) Visualisation
16 11 (0.54%) IVR
16 11 (0.54%) CESG
16 11 (0.54%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 199 (9.77%) Windows
2 176 (8.64%) UNIX
3 148 (7.27%) Linux
4 81 (3.98%) Windows Server 2003
5 38 (1.87%) Windows Server 2008
5 38 (1.87%) Windows 7
6 33 (1.62%) Solaris
7 28 (1.37%) Windows XP
8 26 (1.28%) Windows 2000 Server
9 21 (1.03%) Windows 2000
10 17 (0.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 10 (0.49%) Apple iOS
12 8 (0.39%) Android
13 6 (0.29%) Windows NT
14 5 (0.25%) Mac OS X
15 4 (0.20%) CentOS
15 4 (0.20%) Windows 8
16 3 (0.15%) Windows Server 2012
16 3 (0.15%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
16 3 (0.15%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 301 (14.78%) Project Management
2 215 (10.55%) CRM
3 208 (10.21%) ITIL
4 191 (9.38%) Service Management
5 181 (8.89%) Agile Software Development
6 169 (8.30%) Service Delivery
7 151 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement
8 129 (6.33%) PRINCE2
9 123 (6.04%) Stakeholder Management
10 120 (5.89%) Incident Management
11 118 (5.79%) Business Development
12 111 (5.45%) Scrum
13 105 (5.15%) Business Analysis
14 95 (4.66%) Mentoring
15 90 (4.42%) Product Management
16 89 (4.37%) Change Management
17 86 (4.22%) eTOM
18 81 (3.98%) Business Intelligence
18 81 (3.98%) TDD
19 75 (3.68%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 207 (10.16%) SQL
2 141 (6.92%) Java
3 80 (3.93%) JavaScript
4 49 (2.41%) PL/SQL
5 41 (2.01%) C
6 40 (1.96%) PowerShell
7 38 (1.87%) C#
8 19 (0.93%) C++
9 16 (0.79%) PHP
10 12 (0.59%) Perl
11 10 (0.49%) Apex Code
12 8 (0.39%) T-SQL
13 7 (0.34%) Python
13 7 (0.34%) Shell Script
14 6 (0.29%) VBA
15 5 (0.25%) Ruby
16 4 (0.20%) Pascal
16 4 (0.20%) Progress 4GL
16 4 (0.20%) VBScript
16 4 (0.20%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 552 (27.10%) Degree
2 198 (9.72%) Security Cleared
3 180 (8.84%) SC Cleared
4 121 (5.94%) Cisco Certification
5 106 (5.20%) PMI Certification
6 88 (4.32%) CCNP
7 85 (4.17%) PMP
8 74 (3.63%) ISEB
9 67 (3.29%) CCNA
10 66 (3.24%) DV Cleared
11 44 (2.16%) CISSP
12 42 (2.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 39 (1.91%) VCP4
14 30 (1.47%) CCIE
15 28 (1.37%) ITIL Certification
16 23 (1.13%) CISM
16 23 (1.13%) HND
17 22 (1.08%) MBA
18 21 (1.03%) HNC
18 21 (1.03%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 159 (7.81%) SLA
2 127 (6.23%) QA
3 86 (4.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 34 (1.67%) ISO 9001
4 34 (1.67%) ISO 14001
5 25 (1.23%) ISO 9000
5 25 (1.23%) PCI DSS
6 16 (0.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 5 (0.25%) Data Quality
8 3 (0.15%) HL7
9 1 (0.049%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 1 (0.049%) GAMP
9 1 (0.049%) COBIT
System Software
1 83 (4.07%) Active Directory
2 66 (3.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (1.28%) NDS
4 24 (1.18%) ISA Server
5 14 (0.69%) Hyper-V
5 14 (0.69%) vSphere
6 12 (0.59%) KVM
7 6 (0.29%) Kamailio
7 6 (0.29%) OpenSIPS
8 5 (0.25%) Firmware
8 5 (0.25%) VMware ESX
8 5 (0.25%) VMware Workstation
8 5 (0.25%) ProxySG
9 4 (0.20%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (0.15%) XenDesktop
11 2 (0.098%) XenApp
11 2 (0.098%) VirtualBox
11 2 (0.098%) Xen
11 2 (0.098%) Microsoft App-V
12 1 (0.049%) Samba
Systems Management
1 43 (2.11%) HP Quality Center
2 25 (1.23%) SCCM
3 24 (1.18%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 24 (1.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 23 (1.13%) NetBackup
5 22 (1.08%) SCOM
6 10 (0.49%) Cisco CUCM
6 10 (0.49%) Netcool
7 7 (0.34%) Nagios
8 6 (0.29%) FortiGate
9 5 (0.25%) McAfee ePO
9 5 (0.25%) logstash
10 4 (0.20%) DameWare
11 3 (0.15%) OpenView
11 3 (0.15%) AppManager
12 2 (0.098%) Norton AntiVirus
12 2 (0.098%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
12 2 (0.098%) OpenNMS
12 2 (0.098%) Backup Exec
12 2 (0.098%) Puppet
Vendors
1 177 (8.69%) Oracle
2 172 (8.44%) Microsoft
3 166 (8.15%) Cisco
4 144 (7.07%) Huawei
5 119 (5.84%) Fujitsu
6 115 (5.65%) HP
7 84 (4.12%) Ericsson
8 76 (3.73%) Juniper
9 75 (3.68%) Nokia
9 75 (3.68%) VMware
10 65 (3.19%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
11 63 (3.09%) SAP
12 45 (2.21%) Nortel
13 39 (1.91%) Sybase
13 39 (1.91%) Veritas
14 33 (1.62%) Citrix
15 31 (1.52%) Business Objects
16 30 (1.47%) Salesforce.com
16 30 (1.47%) McAfee
17 29 (1.42%) CheckPoint
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Salary: From £23,000 to £25,000 per annum
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Salary: £25,000 - £30,000 per annum
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