The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 2 7 24
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +17
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 514 340 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 20.44% 14.83% 8.02%
As % of the General category 47.46% 35.20% 22.02%
Number of salaries quoted 229 179 112
Average salary £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,800 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £70,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Telecoms
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading region.

General Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1083 966 722
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 43.06% 42.15% 36.43%
Number of salaries quoted 640 672 560
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,100 £29,050
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Telecoms
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Telecoms Salary Trend in Reading

Telecoms
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Reading region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Telecoms Salary Histogram in Reading

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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.

1 323 (32.20%) Finance
2 208 (20.74%) Internet
3 173 (17.25%) Marketing
4 169 (16.85%) Degree
5 165 (16.45%) Broadband
6 151 (15.05%) Project Management
6 151 (15.05%) Smartphone
7 138 (13.76%) Retail
8 117 (11.67%) Cisco
9 109 (10.87%) Linux
10 108 (10.77%) Banking
11 102 (10.17%) CRM
12 101 (10.07%) Huawei
13 97 (9.67%) Firewall
14 93 (9.27%) ITIL
15 90 (8.97%) Service Delivery
16 87 (8.67%) Security Cleared
17 85 (8.47%) VoIP
18 83 (8.28%) Wireless
18 83 (8.28%) Billing
19 82 (8.18%) 3G
19 82 (8.18%) LTE
20 81 (8.08%) Windows
21 78 (7.78%) SQL
21 78 (7.78%) 4G
22 76 (7.58%) SC Cleared
22 76 (7.58%) Microsoft
23 73 (7.28%) Java
23 73 (7.28%) Service Management
24 67 (6.68%) Migration

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 28 (2.79%) WebLogic
2 26 (2.59%) SharePoint
3 21 (2.09%) Apache
3 21 (2.09%) Tomcat
3 21 (2.09%) Oracle Service Bus
4 20 (1.99%) Apache Solr
5 10 (1.00%) MS Project Server
6 7 (0.70%) Drupal
7 6 (0.60%) SharePoint Server
8 4 (0.40%) GroupWise
8 4 (0.40%) IIS
8 4 (0.40%) Lotus Domino
8 4 (0.40%) MS Exchange
8 4 (0.40%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (0.20%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.20%) WordPress
10 1 (0.100%) Office Communications Server
10 1 (0.100%) nginx
10 1 (0.100%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
10 1 (0.100%) SAS
Applications
1 63 (6.28%) MS Excel
2 55 (5.48%) MS Office
3 14 (1.40%) MS PowerPoint
4 12 (1.20%) MS Project
5 6 (0.60%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (0.40%) AutoCAD
7 2 (0.20%) Mathematica
7 2 (0.20%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.100%) RoboHelp
8 1 (0.100%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 16 (1.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 8 (0.80%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (0.70%) JDE OneWorld
3 7 (0.70%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.100%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.100%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 40 (3.99%) SaaS
2 17 (1.69%) Cloud Computing
3 10 (1.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (0.50%) IaaS
5 4 (0.40%) PaaS
5 4 (0.40%) Office 365
6 2 (0.20%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (0.100%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 208 (20.74%) Internet
2 165 (16.45%) Broadband
3 97 (9.67%) Firewall
4 85 (8.47%) VoIP
5 83 (8.28%) Wireless
6 82 (8.18%) 3G
6 82 (8.18%) LTE
7 78 (7.78%) 4G
8 67 (6.68%) MPLS
9 66 (6.58%) OSPF
10 60 (5.98%) SNMP
11 59 (5.88%) Network Security
12 57 (5.68%) BGP
13 47 (4.69%) HTTP
14 44 (4.39%) LAN
15 41 (4.09%) Cisco Nexus
16 35 (3.49%) DNS
17 32 (3.19%) WAN
18 31 (3.09%) TCP/IP
19 30 (2.99%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (3.79%) SQL Server
2 30 (2.99%) MySQL
3 16 (1.60%) Data Mining
4 15 (1.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 12 (1.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (0.80%) DTS
7 6 (0.60%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (0.50%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (0.40%) IDOL
9 4 (0.40%) SQL Server 2005
9 4 (0.40%) MS Access
9 4 (0.40%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (0.40%) BusinessObjects
10 3 (0.30%) Oracle Database
11 2 (0.20%) Relational Database
11 2 (0.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 1 (0.100%) SQL Server 2000
12 1 (0.100%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 22 (2.19%) TestDirector
1 22 (2.19%) Git (software)
2 21 (2.09%) Selenium
3 20 (1.99%) Mockito
4 10 (1.00%) QuickTest Pro
5 8 (0.80%) WinRunner
6 6 (0.60%) Jenkins
7 5 (0.50%) Visual Studio
7 5 (0.50%) Subversion
7 5 (0.50%) Maven
8 4 (0.40%) LoadRunner
8 4 (0.40%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (0.30%) Trac
9 3 (0.30%) JIRA
9 3 (0.30%) Oracle Forms
9 3 (0.30%) JUnit
10 1 (0.100%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.100%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.100%) MSBuild
10 1 (0.100%) WebDriver
General
1 323 (32.20%) Finance
2 173 (17.25%) Marketing
3 138 (13.76%) Retail
4 108 (10.77%) Banking
5 83 (8.28%) Billing
6 39 (3.89%) Advertising
7 38 (3.79%) Multimedia
8 32 (3.19%) German Language
9 29 (2.89%) Electronics
10 27 (2.69%) Back Office
10 27 (2.69%) Legal
11 22 (2.19%) Manufacturing
12 17 (1.69%) Law
13 13 (1.30%) Front Office
14 10 (1.00%) Spanish Language
15 9 (0.90%) Automotive
16 8 (0.80%) Mandarin Language
17 6 (0.60%) Publishing
17 6 (0.60%) Games
18 5 (0.50%) French Language
Job Titles
1 138 (13.76%) Consultant
2 100 (9.97%) Architect
3 67 (6.68%) Project Manager
4 62 (6.18%) Design Engineer
5 59 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
6 56 (5.58%) Senior Design Engineer
7 50 (4.99%) Analyst
7 50 (4.99%) Network Engineer
8 45 (4.49%) Resourcer
9 44 (4.39%) Developer
10 40 (3.99%) IP Engineer
11 39 (3.89%) Technical Design Authority
12 36 (3.59%) Recruitment Consultant
12 36 (3.59%) Security Engineer
13 33 (3.29%) Recruitment Resourcer
14 29 (2.89%) Senior IP Engineer
15 26 (2.59%) Java Consultant
15 26 (2.59%) Account Manager
16 24 (2.39%) Service Manager
17 22 (2.19%) Telecoms Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (6.38%) HTML
2 46 (4.59%) J2EE
3 44 (4.39%) CSS
4 42 (4.19%) Web Services
5 39 (3.89%) jQuery
6 36 (3.59%) XML
7 28 (2.79%) Spring
8 27 (2.69%) JSP
9 25 (2.49%) XHTML
10 23 (2.29%) Java EE
11 22 (2.19%) .NET
12 21 (2.09%) XSLT
13 16 (1.60%) HTML5
14 10 (1.00%) ASP.NET
15 9 (0.90%) SOAP
16 7 (0.70%) Flash
16 7 (0.70%) LAMP
16 7 (0.70%) Ajax
17 5 (0.50%) Hibernate
17 5 (0.50%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 151 (15.05%) Smartphone
2 50 (4.99%) Analytical Skills
3 46 (4.59%) Computer Science
4 28 (2.79%) Client/Server
5 21 (2.09%) Management Information System
6 20 (1.99%) iPad
7 19 (1.89%) Social Media
8 17 (1.69%) Firmware
9 15 (1.50%) DTV
10 13 (1.30%) STB
11 12 (1.20%) MPEG
11 12 (1.20%) Embedded Systems
12 11 (1.10%) User Experience
13 10 (1.00%) Economics
13 10 (1.00%) Handset
13 10 (1.00%) CMDB
13 10 (1.00%) Visualisation
13 10 (1.00%) PKI
14 9 (0.90%) Device Driver
14 9 (0.90%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 109 (10.87%) Linux
2 81 (8.08%) Windows
3 57 (5.68%) UNIX
4 41 (4.09%) Windows Server 2003
5 28 (2.79%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (1.30%) Windows XP
7 12 (1.20%) Android
7 12 (1.20%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (1.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 10 (1.00%) Windows 7
9 7 (0.70%) Apple iOS
9 7 (0.70%) Windows Phone
10 6 (0.60%) Windows 8
11 4 (0.40%) Windows Mobile
11 4 (0.40%) Solaris
12 3 (0.30%) Embedded Linux
13 1 (0.100%) VMS
13 1 (0.100%) SUSE
13 1 (0.100%) Debian
13 1 (0.100%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 151 (15.05%) Project Management
2 102 (10.17%) CRM
3 93 (9.27%) ITIL
4 90 (8.97%) Service Delivery
5 73 (7.28%) Service Management
6 67 (6.68%) Migration
7 59 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
8 58 (5.78%) Mentoring
9 51 (5.08%) SOA
10 50 (4.99%) Network Design
10 50 (4.99%) Network Management
11 48 (4.79%) Programme Management
12 45 (4.49%) Continuous Improvement
13 44 (4.39%) Business Intelligence
13 44 (4.39%) Change Management
14 42 (4.19%) Risk Management
15 37 (3.69%) eTOM
16 36 (3.59%) PRINCE2
17 35 (3.49%) Product Management
18 34 (3.39%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 78 (7.78%) SQL
2 73 (7.28%) Java
3 54 (5.38%) JavaScript
4 32 (3.19%) C
5 23 (2.29%) C++
6 19 (1.89%) C#
7 18 (1.79%) Ruby
8 16 (1.60%) PHP
9 12 (1.20%) Shell Script
10 11 (1.10%) Perl
11 8 (0.80%) VB.NET
12 7 (0.70%) T-SQL
13 6 (0.60%) Python
14 5 (0.50%) Korn
15 4 (0.40%) PowerShell
16 3 (0.30%) Bash Shell
17 2 (0.20%) Apex Code
17 2 (0.20%) MATLAB
18 1 (0.100%) Embedded C
18 1 (0.100%) XPath
Qualifications
1 169 (16.85%) Degree
2 87 (8.67%) Security Cleared
3 76 (7.58%) SC Cleared
4 67 (6.68%) Cisco Certification
5 49 (4.89%) PMI Certification
6 44 (4.39%) PMP
7 40 (3.99%) CCNP
8 38 (3.79%) ISEB
9 37 (3.69%) CCNA
10 34 (3.39%) DV Cleared
11 18 (1.79%) ISTQB
12 17 (1.69%) CCIE
12 17 (1.69%) OCA
12 17 (1.69%) Oracle Certification
13 12 (1.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 11 (1.10%) CCSA
14 11 (1.10%) CCSE
14 11 (1.10%) CISSP
15 10 (1.00%) RHCA
16 9 (0.90%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (6.08%) SLA
2 58 (5.78%) QA
3 30 (2.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 12 (1.20%) ISO 14001
5 3 (0.30%) ISO 9000
5 3 (0.30%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.30%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 19 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (1.40%) NDS
3 12 (1.20%) Active Directory
4 10 (1.00%) ProxySG
4 10 (1.00%) Hyper-V
5 7 (0.70%) Oracle RMAN
6 6 (0.60%) Terminal Services
7 5 (0.50%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 2 (0.20%) vCloud
8 2 (0.20%) Xen
8 2 (0.20%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 22 (2.19%) Netcool
1 22 (2.19%) HP Quality Center
2 12 (1.20%) Tivoli
3 10 (1.00%) FortiGate
4 9 (0.90%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 8 (0.80%) TeMIP
5 8 (0.80%) HP NNM
5 8 (0.80%) OpenView
5 8 (0.80%) OVPI
6 7 (0.70%) Data Guard
7 3 (0.30%) NSN NetAct
7 3 (0.30%) Cisco IPCC
8 1 (0.100%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (0.100%) Tivoli Monitoring
8 1 (0.100%) Netcool/OMNIbus
8 1 (0.100%) SCCM
8 1 (0.100%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 117 (11.67%) Cisco
2 101 (10.07%) Huawei
3 76 (7.58%) Microsoft
4 66 (6.58%) Oracle
5 44 (4.39%) Juniper
6 41 (4.09%) SAP
7 33 (3.29%) Nokia
8 30 (2.99%) Fujitsu
9 27 (2.69%) F5
10 26 (2.59%) CheckPoint
11 23 (2.29%) Salesforce.com
11 23 (2.29%) VMware
12 21 (2.09%) HP
12 21 (2.09%) Nortel
13 20 (1.99%) hybris
14 19 (1.89%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
15 17 (1.69%) Remedy
16 16 (1.60%) Ericsson
17 14 (1.40%) Blue Coat
18 12 (1.20%) Red Hat
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