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 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
2G
Rank 41 56 48
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -8
Permanent jobs citing 2G 5 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 1.81% 0.22% 1.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.88% 0.84% 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 1
Average salary £40,000 £59,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.77% +83.07%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
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
85 119 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 30.69% 25.81% 22.57%
Number of salaries quoted 59 89 64
Average salary £40,000 £44,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,350 £47,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,700
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.75%

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 24 April 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 5 (100.00%) GSM
1 5 (100.00%) 3G
1 5 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (80.00%) UMTS
3 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (60.00%) LTE
3 3 (60.00%) 4G
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (40.00%) GPRS
4 2 (40.00%) Radio Access Network
4 2 (40.00%) GPON
4 2 (40.00%) HSPA
4 2 (40.00%) WiMAX
4 2 (40.00%) Network Planning
4 2 (40.00%) RNC
4 2 (40.00%) Huawei
4 2 (40.00%) Degree
4 2 (40.00%) C
4 2 (40.00%) MCP
4 2 (40.00%) SDH
4 2 (40.00%) Ericsson
4 2 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (40.00%) Wireless
4 2 (40.00%) CDMA2000
4 2 (40.00%) MPLS
4 2 (40.00%) DSL
5 1 (20.00%) MTS
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle

2G
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (20.00%) MTS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) 3G
1 5 (100.00%) GSM
2 4 (80.00%) UMTS
3 3 (60.00%) LTE
3 3 (60.00%) 4G
4 2 (40.00%) Radio Access Network
4 2 (40.00%) GPON
4 2 (40.00%) GPRS
4 2 (40.00%) SDH
4 2 (40.00%) CDMA2000
4 2 (40.00%) MPLS
4 2 (40.00%) DSL
4 2 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (40.00%) Wireless
4 2 (40.00%) WiMAX
4 2 (40.00%) RNC
4 2 (40.00%) HSPA
General
1 5 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Support
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Network Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) MCP
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Ericsson
1 2 (40.00%) Huawei
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle