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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 1 3 8
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +5
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 575 402 282
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 23.63% 17.17% 13.86%
As % of the General category 49.40% 44.37% 31.90%
Number of salaries quoted 158 156 127
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £65,000 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
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
1164 906 884
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 47.84% 38.70% 43.44%
Number of salaries quoted 602 551 649
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £76,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%

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 27 March 2015.

Telecoms Salary Histogram in Reading

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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.

1 462 (38.18%) Degree
2 278 (22.98%) Finance
3 243 (20.08%) Marketing
4 218 (18.02%) Project Management
5 215 (17.77%) Wireless
6 163 (13.47%) CRM
7 137 (11.32%) Huawei
8 132 (10.91%) Service Delivery
8 132 (10.91%) Banking
9 127 (10.50%) Service Management
10 123 (10.17%) Continuous Improvement
11 112 (9.26%) PMI Certification
12 111 (9.17%) ITIL
13 109 (9.01%) Cisco
13 109 (9.01%) Business Development
14 107 (8.84%) SLA
15 105 (8.68%) Computer Science
16 104 (8.60%) Firewall
17 102 (8.43%) PRINCE2
18 101 (8.35%) UNIX
19 99 (8.18%) Agile Software Development
20 98 (8.10%) Billing
21 97 (8.02%) Cisco Certification
22 95 (7.85%) Broadband
23 93 (7.69%) VPN
24 92 (7.60%) Microsoft
25 88 (7.27%) PMP
26 85 (7.02%) eTOM
27 84 (6.94%) Product Management
28 82 (6.78%) Analytical Skills

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 20 (1.65%) Tomcat
2 17 (1.40%) Apache
2 17 (1.40%) Apache Solr
3 13 (1.07%) WebLogic
4 9 (0.74%) OpenStack
5 7 (0.58%) Lync
6 5 (0.41%) CMS
7 4 (0.33%) WebSphere
7 4 (0.33%) JBoss
7 4 (0.33%) SharePoint
8 3 (0.25%) Joomla!
8 3 (0.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (0.17%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (0.17%) MS Exchange
9 2 (0.17%) SAS
10 1 (0.083%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.083%) Lotus Domino
10 1 (0.083%) IIS
10 1 (0.083%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
10 1 (0.083%) MTS
Applications
1 63 (5.21%) MS Office
2 60 (4.96%) MS Excel
3 38 (3.14%) MS PowerPoint
4 19 (1.57%) MS Project
5 2 (0.17%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.17%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 20 (1.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.17%) SAP ERP
3 2 (0.17%) SAP FSCM
4 1 (0.083%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.083%) Oracle BRM
Cloud Services
1 27 (2.23%) Cloud Computing
2 24 (1.98%) SaaS
3 6 (0.50%) IaaS
4 5 (0.41%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (0.41%) PaaS
4 5 (0.41%) Office 365
5 3 (0.25%) Terremark
6 1 (0.083%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.083%) Google App Engine
6 1 (0.083%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 215 (17.77%) Wireless
2 104 (8.60%) Firewall
3 95 (7.85%) Broadband
4 93 (7.69%) VPN
5 78 (6.45%) UMTS
6 77 (6.36%) 3G
7 71 (5.87%) LTE
8 70 (5.79%) DWDM
9 65 (5.37%) GSM
10 62 (5.12%) MPLS
11 61 (5.04%) LAN
11 61 (5.04%) SDH
12 59 (4.88%) Ethernet
13 54 (4.46%) Internet
14 50 (4.13%) VoIP
15 44 (3.64%) ATM
15 44 (3.64%) 4G
16 41 (3.39%) Network Security
16 41 (3.39%) DSLAM
16 41 (3.39%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (1.74%) SQL Server
2 20 (1.65%) Data Warehouse
3 19 (1.57%) MySQL
4 12 (0.99%) Big Data
5 7 (0.58%) Oracle Database
6 5 (0.41%) MS Access
7 4 (0.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (0.33%) Hadoop
7 4 (0.33%) NoSQL
8 3 (0.25%) QlikView
8 3 (0.25%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (0.17%) RavenDB
9 2 (0.17%) MongoDB
9 2 (0.17%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (0.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.17%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (0.083%) Oracle OWB
10 1 (0.083%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.083%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (0.083%) BODI
Development Applications
1 21 (1.74%) Git (software)
2 19 (1.57%) Oracle Forms
3 18 (1.49%) Selenium
4 17 (1.40%) Mockito
5 13 (1.07%) Visual Studio
6 9 (0.74%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (0.50%) Subversion
7 6 (0.50%) Jenkins
8 5 (0.41%) Maven
9 4 (0.33%) ERwin
10 3 (0.25%) LoadRunner
10 3 (0.25%) Rational DOORS
11 2 (0.17%) QuickTest Pro
11 2 (0.17%) JIRA
11 2 (0.17%) Ant
12 1 (0.083%) WinRunner
12 1 (0.083%) TestDirector
12 1 (0.083%) ReSharper
12 1 (0.083%) MSBuild
12 1 (0.083%) Selenium IDE
General
1 278 (22.98%) Finance
2 243 (20.08%) Marketing
3 132 (10.91%) Banking
4 98 (8.10%) Billing
5 59 (4.88%) Retail
6 52 (4.30%) Advertising
7 51 (4.21%) Legal
8 44 (3.64%) Electronics
9 27 (2.23%) Manufacturing
10 19 (1.57%) Aerospace
11 16 (1.32%) Back Office
11 16 (1.32%) Law
12 14 (1.16%) Front Office
13 10 (0.83%) German Language
14 9 (0.74%) Mandarin Language
15 8 (0.66%) Cantonese Language
15 8 (0.66%) Multimedia
16 6 (0.50%) Spanish Language
17 5 (0.41%) Dutch Language
18 1 (0.083%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 119 (9.83%) Project Manager
2 112 (9.26%) Consultant
3 99 (8.18%) Analyst
4 85 (7.02%) Account Manager
5 80 (6.61%) Architect
6 69 (5.70%) Senior Manager
7 65 (5.37%) Business Analyst
7 65 (5.37%) Network Engineer
8 55 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
9 38 (3.14%) Developer
10 32 (2.64%) Quality Manager
11 31 (2.56%) Marketing Manager
12 30 (2.48%) Support Engineer
12 30 (2.48%) Technical Engineer
13 28 (2.31%) IP Engineer
14 27 (2.23%) Sales Manager
14 27 (2.23%) Bid Manager
14 27 (2.23%) Problem Manager
15 23 (1.90%) Senior Analyst
16 22 (1.82%) Wireless Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (3.47%) HTML
2 35 (2.89%) XML
3 33 (2.73%) Web Services
4 31 (2.56%) CSS
5 29 (2.40%) J2EE
6 27 (2.23%) jQuery
7 26 (2.15%) JSP
8 20 (1.65%) Java EE
9 19 (1.57%) Spring
10 18 (1.49%) XSLT
11 17 (1.40%) XHTML
12 10 (0.83%) SOAP
12 10 (0.83%) .NET
13 9 (0.74%) ASP.NET
13 9 (0.74%) JSON
13 9 (0.74%) AngularJS
14 8 (0.66%) HTML5
15 7 (0.58%) Ajax
15 7 (0.58%) XSD
16 5 (0.41%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 105 (8.68%) Computer Science
2 82 (6.78%) Analytical Skills
3 38 (3.14%) PMI
4 33 (2.73%) Management Information System
5 24 (1.98%) Smartphone
6 20 (1.65%) IPTV
6 20 (1.65%) Open Source
6 20 (1.65%) DTV
7 17 (1.40%) Client/Server
7 17 (1.40%) iPad
8 11 (0.91%) Social Media
9 10 (0.83%) Economics
10 9 (0.74%) Machine to Machine
10 9 (0.74%) Over-the-Top Content
10 9 (0.74%) User Experience
11 8 (0.66%) Data Protection Act
12 7 (0.58%) STB
12 7 (0.58%) Statistics
13 6 (0.50%) Video on Demand
14 5 (0.41%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 101 (8.35%) UNIX
2 80 (6.61%) Linux
3 53 (4.38%) Windows
4 14 (1.16%) Solaris
5 9 (0.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (0.66%) Android
7 6 (0.50%) Apple iOS
8 4 (0.33%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (0.25%) Windows 2000
9 3 (0.25%) Windows NT
9 3 (0.25%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.17%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.17%) SUSE
10 2 (0.17%) Debian
10 2 (0.17%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.17%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.083%) Embedded Linux
11 1 (0.083%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.083%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 218 (18.02%) Project Management
2 163 (13.47%) CRM
3 132 (10.91%) Service Delivery
4 127 (10.50%) Service Management
5 123 (10.17%) Continuous Improvement
6 111 (9.17%) ITIL
7 109 (9.01%) Business Development
8 102 (8.43%) PRINCE2
9 99 (8.18%) Agile Software Development
10 85 (7.02%) eTOM
11 84 (6.94%) Product Management
12 65 (5.37%) Six Sigma
13 61 (5.04%) Business Analysis
14 55 (4.55%) Benchmarking
15 49 (4.05%) Change Management
16 46 (3.80%) Programme Management
17 44 (3.64%) Network Design
17 44 (3.64%) BPR
18 43 (3.55%) Business Intelligence
18 43 (3.55%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 73 (6.03%) SQL
2 53 (4.38%) Java
3 41 (3.39%) JavaScript
4 29 (2.40%) C
5 15 (1.24%) C#
6 10 (0.83%) PowerShell
7 6 (0.50%) C++
7 6 (0.50%) PHP
7 6 (0.50%) PL/SQL
8 3 (0.25%) Perl
8 3 (0.25%) Delphi
8 3 (0.25%) T-SQL
8 3 (0.25%) VBA
8 3 (0.25%) Python
8 3 (0.25%) Pascal
8 3 (0.25%) R
9 1 (0.083%) TypeScript
9 1 (0.083%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.083%) Ruby
9 1 (0.083%) XPath
Qualifications
1 462 (38.18%) Degree
2 112 (9.26%) PMI Certification
3 97 (8.02%) Cisco Certification
4 88 (7.27%) PMP
5 78 (6.45%) Security Cleared
6 70 (5.79%) CCNP
7 69 (5.70%) SC Cleared
8 57 (4.71%) CCNA
9 28 (2.31%) ITIL Certification
10 24 (1.98%) ISEB
10 24 (1.98%) CISSP
11 22 (1.82%) CCIE
12 20 (1.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 15 (1.24%) JNCIS
14 14 (1.16%) MBA
15 13 (1.07%) CCDP
15 13 (1.07%) NVQ Level 3
16 12 (0.99%) JNCIE
17 11 (0.91%) SCSA
17 11 (0.91%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 107 (8.84%) SLA
2 77 (6.36%) QA
3 64 (5.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 46 (3.80%) ISO 14001
5 34 (2.81%) ISO 9001
6 33 (2.73%) ISO 9000
7 14 (1.16%) PCI DSS
8 6 (0.50%) Data Quality
9 3 (0.25%) HL7
10 1 (0.083%) COBIT
10 1 (0.083%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 26 (2.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (1.32%) KVM
3 10 (0.83%) Hyper-V
3 10 (0.83%) NDS
4 4 (0.33%) Active Directory
4 4 (0.33%) Firmware
5 3 (0.25%) Kamailio
5 3 (0.25%) OpenSIPS
6 2 (0.17%) ProxySG
6 2 (0.17%) Xen
6 2 (0.17%) vSphere
7 1 (0.083%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (0.083%) UAG
7 1 (0.083%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.083%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 13 (1.07%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.25%) FortiGate
3 2 (0.17%) Linux-HA
3 2 (0.17%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (0.083%) SCCM
4 1 (0.083%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.083%) Netcool
4 1 (0.083%) Iperf
4 1 (0.083%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.083%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 137 (11.32%) Huawei
2 109 (9.01%) Cisco
3 92 (7.60%) Microsoft
4 77 (6.36%) Ericsson
5 62 (5.12%) Oracle
6 57 (4.71%) Nokia
7 54 (4.46%) HP
8 52 (4.30%) Juniper
9 45 (3.72%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
10 43 (3.55%) Sybase
11 40 (3.31%) SAP
11 40 (3.31%) Nortel
12 32 (2.64%) VMware
13 20 (1.65%) F5
14 19 (1.57%) Sun
14 19 (1.57%) CheckPoint
15 17 (1.40%) hybris
16 16 (1.32%) Aruba
16 16 (1.32%) Avaya
17 15 (1.24%) Amdocs
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + good benefits
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Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + package
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Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
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Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + Good benefits
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Salary: £65000.00 per annum + 120k OTE + Car + Benefits
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
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