The table below looks at the statistics for 2G skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newbury region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 2G over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
2G
Rank 45 59 48
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -11
Permanent jobs citing 2G 3 3 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 0.84% 0.63% 2.89%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.53% 2.59% 9.72%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 8
Average salary £40,000 £70,000 £53,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-42.85% +32.07%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £31,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+29.03% -31.11%
2G
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Newbury region.

Communications & Networking Category
Newbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
85 116 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 23.88% 24.27% 29.69%
Number of salaries quoted 51 55 118
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

2G
Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing 2G across the Newbury region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

2G Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

2G
Salary Trend in Newbury

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing 2G across the Newbury region.

2G Salary Trend in Newbury

2G
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Newbury region citing 2G 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 2G.

1 6 (100.00%) 3G
1 6 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 6 (100.00%) 4G
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
3 4 (66.67%) MCP
3 4 (66.67%) Degree
4 3 (50.00%) GSM
4 3 (50.00%) Oracle
4 3 (50.00%) LTE
5 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
5 2 (33.33%) Perl
5 2 (33.33%) .NET
5 2 (33.33%) Python
5 2 (33.33%) UMTS
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
5 2 (33.33%) F#
6 1 (16.67%) Network Security
6 1 (16.67%) CISSP
6 1 (16.67%) LAN
6 1 (16.67%) SMS
6 1 (16.67%) Finance
6 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (16.67%) Banking

2G
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Newbury region citing 2G 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 2G. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) MTS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) 3G
1 6 (100.00%) 4G
2 3 (50.00%) LTE
2 3 (50.00%) GSM
3 2 (33.33%) UMTS
4 1 (16.67%) Broadband
4 1 (16.67%) LAN
4 1 (16.67%) SMS
4 1 (16.67%) VoLTE
4 1 (16.67%) MPLS
4 1 (16.67%) OSPF
4 1 (16.67%) BGP
4 1 (16.67%) SS7
4 1 (16.67%) Firewall
4 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (16.67%) IP Telephony
4 1 (16.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
General
1 6 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Network Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Support
3 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Security Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Network Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Change Management
1 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (16.67%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) Python
2 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 2 (33.33%) F#
2 2 (33.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) MCP
1 4 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (16.67%) CISM
3 1 (16.67%) CISSP
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Salary: £salary + great benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago