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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
2G
Rank - 57 54
Permanent jobs citing 2G 0 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury - 0.51% 1.03%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 1.83% 4.49%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Average salary - £55,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +29.41%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
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
117 109 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 32.59% 27.81% 22.82%
Number of salaries quoted 82 81 67
Average salary £40,000 £47,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.89% +6.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,100 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £59,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 22 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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%) 4G
1 6 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 5 (83.33%) Marketing
2 5 (83.33%) Radio Access Network
2 5 (83.33%) Big Data
2 5 (83.33%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (83.33%) Use Case
2 5 (83.33%) Product Management
2 5 (83.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (83.33%) Performance Engineering
2 5 (83.33%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (16.67%) GPRS
3 1 (16.67%) UMTS
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Management
3 1 (16.67%) Network Design
3 1 (16.67%) Degree
3 1 (16.67%) Firewall
3 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (16.67%) GGSN
3 1 (16.67%) SGSN
3 1 (16.67%) LTE

2G
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) 3G
1 6 (100.00%) 4G
2 5 (83.33%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (16.67%) GPRS
3 1 (16.67%) UMTS
3 1 (16.67%) Firewall
3 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (16.67%) GGSN
3 1 (16.67%) SGSN
3 1 (16.67%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) Big Data
General
1 6 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 5 (83.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Consultant
1 5 (83.33%) Solutions Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Design Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Network Design Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) Use Case
1 5 (83.33%) Product Management
1 5 (83.33%) Continuous Improvement
1 5 (83.33%) Performance Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Management
2 1 (16.67%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree