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 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
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 1 3 13
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +10
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 562 432 249
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 22.66% 17.80% 11.35%
As % of the General category 47.31% 45.67% 28.42%
Number of salaries quoted 160 154 114
Average salary £55,000 £49,250 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.67% +3.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £30,000 £30,300
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £65,000 £65,000
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
1188 946 876
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 47.90% 38.98% 39.95%
Number of salaries quoted 628 559 636
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £65,000 £76,750
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 24 April 2015.

Telecoms Salary Histogram in Reading

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 387 (35.60%) Degree
2 251 (23.09%) Finance
3 216 (19.87%) Marketing
4 189 (17.39%) Project Management
5 173 (15.92%) Wireless
6 165 (15.18%) CRM
7 132 (12.14%) Banking
8 116 (10.67%) Huawei
9 114 (10.49%) Service Management
10 109 (10.03%) PMI Certification
11 108 (9.94%) Business Development
12 107 (9.84%) Continuous Improvement
13 106 (9.75%) Service Delivery
14 104 (9.57%) ITIL
15 102 (9.38%) PRINCE2
16 101 (9.29%) Billing
17 98 (9.02%) Microsoft
18 95 (8.74%) Firewall
19 94 (8.65%) Cisco
20 93 (8.56%) Computer Science
21 91 (8.37%) SLA
22 85 (7.82%) PMP
22 85 (7.82%) eTOM
23 84 (7.73%) VPN
24 83 (7.64%) Broadband
24 83 (7.64%) Agile Software Development
25 81 (7.45%) UNIX
25 81 (7.45%) Cisco Certification
26 74 (6.81%) Security Cleared
27 69 (6.35%) Product Management

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 11 (1.01%) Tomcat
2 9 (0.83%) WebLogic
2 9 (0.83%) Apache
2 9 (0.83%) Apache Solr
2 9 (0.83%) OpenStack
3 7 (0.64%) Lync
4 5 (0.46%) CMS
5 3 (0.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (0.28%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.18%) MS Exchange
6 2 (0.18%) SAS
6 2 (0.18%) JBoss
6 2 (0.18%) IBM Notes
6 2 (0.18%) Lotus Domino
6 2 (0.18%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.092%) Joomla!
7 1 (0.092%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.092%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
7 1 (0.092%) MTS
7 1 (0.092%) IIS
Applications
1 62 (5.70%) MS Excel
2 60 (5.52%) MS Office
3 36 (3.31%) MS PowerPoint
4 22 (2.02%) MS Project
5 2 (0.18%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.092%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 16 (1.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.18%) SAP ERP
3 2 (0.18%) SAP FSCM
4 1 (0.092%) Adobe Campaign
4 1 (0.092%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.092%) Oracle BRM
4 1 (0.092%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 29 (2.67%) Cloud Computing
2 24 (2.21%) SaaS
3 11 (1.01%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (0.64%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (0.64%) IaaS
5 5 (0.46%) PaaS
5 5 (0.46%) Office 365
6 3 (0.28%) Terremark
7 1 (0.092%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.092%) Google App Engine
7 1 (0.092%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 173 (15.92%) Wireless
2 95 (8.74%) Firewall
3 84 (7.73%) VPN
4 83 (7.64%) Broadband
5 61 (5.61%) DWDM
6 59 (5.43%) MPLS
7 55 (5.06%) Ethernet
8 53 (4.88%) LAN
9 52 (4.78%) VoIP
10 51 (4.69%) SDH
11 48 (4.42%) UMTS
11 48 (4.42%) Internet
11 48 (4.42%) 3G
12 47 (4.32%) LTE
13 41 (3.77%) GSM
14 37 (3.40%) DSLAM
15 36 (3.31%) ATM
16 33 (3.04%) 4G
17 28 (2.58%) Network Security
17 28 (2.58%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (2.39%) Data Warehouse
2 22 (2.02%) SQL Server
3 12 (1.10%) Big Data
4 11 (1.01%) MySQL
5 8 (0.74%) Oracle Database
6 5 (0.46%) MS Access
7 4 (0.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (0.37%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (0.28%) Hadoop
8 3 (0.28%) QlikView
9 2 (0.18%) RavenDB
9 2 (0.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.18%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (0.092%) Oracle OWB
10 1 (0.092%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.092%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (0.092%) BODI
10 1 (0.092%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.092%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.092%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (1.29%) Oracle Forms
2 13 (1.20%) Visual Studio
3 11 (1.01%) Git (software)
4 10 (0.92%) Selenium
5 9 (0.83%) Team Foundation Server
5 9 (0.83%) Mockito
6 6 (0.55%) ERwin
7 5 (0.46%) Rational DOORS
8 3 (0.28%) LoadRunner
9 2 (0.18%) Subversion
10 1 (0.092%) Maven
10 1 (0.092%) JIRA
10 1 (0.092%) ReSharper
10 1 (0.092%) Ant
10 1 (0.092%) QuickTest Pro
10 1 (0.092%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.092%) Selenium IDE
General
1 251 (23.09%) Finance
2 216 (19.87%) Marketing
3 132 (12.14%) Banking
4 101 (9.29%) Billing
5 53 (4.88%) Retail
6 50 (4.60%) Legal
7 47 (4.32%) Advertising
8 33 (3.04%) Electronics
9 24 (2.21%) Manufacturing
10 18 (1.66%) Law
11 12 (1.10%) Front Office
12 11 (1.01%) Mandarin Language
12 11 (1.01%) German Language
13 10 (0.92%) Back Office
13 10 (0.92%) Aerospace
14 9 (0.83%) Cantonese Language
15 6 (0.55%) Spanish Language
16 4 (0.37%) Multimedia
17 3 (0.28%) Dutch Language
18 1 (0.092%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 109 (10.03%) Project Manager
2 106 (9.75%) Analyst
3 96 (8.83%) Consultant
4 73 (6.72%) Account Manager
5 72 (6.62%) Business Analyst
6 69 (6.35%) Architect
7 64 (5.89%) Senior Manager
8 51 (4.69%) Network Engineer
9 48 (4.42%) Solutions Architect
10 32 (2.94%) Developer
10 32 (2.94%) Marketing Manager
11 31 (2.85%) Quality Manager
12 28 (2.58%) Problem Manager
13 26 (2.39%) Sales Manager
13 26 (2.39%) Senior Analyst
14 25 (2.30%) Support Engineer
15 24 (2.21%) IP Engineer
16 20 (1.84%) Senior Business Analyst
16 20 (1.84%) Technical Engineer
16 20 (1.84%) Bid Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (2.58%) XML
2 25 (2.30%) HTML
3 22 (2.02%) Web Services
4 21 (1.93%) CSS
5 16 (1.47%) JSP
5 16 (1.47%) jQuery
6 15 (1.38%) J2EE
7 14 (1.29%) .NET
8 12 (1.10%) ASP.NET
8 12 (1.10%) SOAP
9 11 (1.01%) Java EE
10 10 (0.92%) Spring
10 10 (0.92%) AngularJS
11 9 (0.83%) XSLT
11 9 (0.83%) XHTML
12 8 (0.74%) Ajax
13 7 (0.64%) JSON
14 6 (0.55%) XSD
14 6 (0.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 5 (0.46%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 93 (8.56%) Computer Science
2 61 (5.61%) Analytical Skills
3 38 (3.50%) PMI
4 34 (3.13%) Management Information System
5 21 (1.93%) IPTV
5 21 (1.93%) Open Source
6 19 (1.75%) Smartphone
7 16 (1.47%) DTV
8 11 (1.01%) Machine to Machine
9 9 (0.83%) Over-the-Top Content
9 9 (0.83%) Client/Server
9 9 (0.83%) Statistics
9 9 (0.83%) Social Media
9 9 (0.83%) iPad
10 8 (0.74%) Data Protection Act
10 8 (0.74%) Enterprise Cloud
11 7 (0.64%) Internet of Things
11 7 (0.64%) Public Cloud
11 7 (0.64%) User Experience
11 7 (0.64%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 81 (7.45%) UNIX
2 62 (5.70%) Linux
3 50 (4.60%) Windows
4 13 (1.20%) Solaris
5 8 (0.74%) Android
6 7 (0.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (0.46%) Apple iOS
7 5 (0.46%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (0.28%) Windows 2000
8 3 (0.28%) Windows NT
8 3 (0.28%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.18%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.18%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.092%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.092%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.092%) SUSE
10 1 (0.092%) Debian
10 1 (0.092%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 189 (17.39%) Project Management
2 165 (15.18%) CRM
3 114 (10.49%) Service Management
4 108 (9.94%) Business Development
5 107 (9.84%) Continuous Improvement
6 106 (9.75%) Service Delivery
7 104 (9.57%) ITIL
8 102 (9.38%) PRINCE2
9 85 (7.82%) eTOM
10 83 (7.64%) Agile Software Development
11 69 (6.35%) Product Management
12 65 (5.98%) Business Analysis
13 59 (5.43%) Six Sigma
14 52 (4.78%) Business Intelligence
15 49 (4.51%) Change Management
15 49 (4.51%) Benchmarking
15 49 (4.51%) BPR
16 44 (4.05%) Validation
17 41 (3.77%) Programme Management
18 39 (3.59%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 58 (5.34%) SQL
2 42 (3.86%) Java
3 34 (3.13%) JavaScript
4 20 (1.84%) C
5 19 (1.75%) C#
6 7 (0.64%) PL/SQL
7 5 (0.46%) C++
7 5 (0.46%) PowerShell
8 3 (0.28%) R
8 3 (0.28%) Perl
8 3 (0.28%) PHP
8 3 (0.28%) T-SQL
9 2 (0.18%) Shell Script
9 2 (0.18%) Python
10 1 (0.092%) Pascal
10 1 (0.092%) VBScript
10 1 (0.092%) VBA
10 1 (0.092%) Delphi
10 1 (0.092%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 387 (35.60%) Degree
2 109 (10.03%) PMI Certification
3 85 (7.82%) PMP
4 81 (7.45%) Cisco Certification
5 74 (6.81%) Security Cleared
6 64 (5.89%) SC Cleared
7 55 (5.06%) CCNP
8 54 (4.97%) CCNA
9 27 (2.48%) ITIL Certification
10 25 (2.30%) CISSP
11 15 (1.38%) CCIE
12 14 (1.29%) ISEB
13 13 (1.20%) NVQ Level 3
14 12 (1.10%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 11 (1.01%) CISA
15 11 (1.01%) MBA
16 10 (0.92%) SCSA
16 10 (0.92%) Sun Certification
17 9 (0.83%) JNCIS
17 9 (0.83%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 91 (8.37%) SLA
2 65 (5.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 51 (4.69%) QA
4 46 (4.23%) ISO 14001
5 34 (3.13%) ISO 9001
6 32 (2.94%) ISO 9000
7 15 (1.38%) PCI DSS
8 7 (0.64%) Data Quality
9 3 (0.28%) HL7
10 2 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 1 (0.092%) COBIT
System Software
1 21 (1.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (1.47%) KVM
3 12 (1.10%) Hyper-V
4 6 (0.55%) Firmware
5 5 (0.46%) NDS
5 5 (0.46%) Active Directory
6 3 (0.28%) Kamailio
6 3 (0.28%) OpenSIPS
7 2 (0.18%) vSphere
8 1 (0.092%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (0.092%) UAG
8 1 (0.092%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.092%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.092%) ProxySG
8 1 (0.092%) Xen
8 1 (0.092%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 14 (1.29%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (0.37%) FortiGate
3 1 (0.092%) Linux-HA
3 1 (0.092%) Iperf
3 1 (0.092%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.092%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.092%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (0.092%) SCCM
Vendors
1 116 (10.67%) Huawei
2 98 (9.02%) Microsoft
3 94 (8.65%) Cisco
4 58 (5.34%) Oracle
5 55 (5.06%) HP
6 54 (4.97%) Ericsson
7 47 (4.32%) Juniper
8 35 (3.22%) Nokia
9 31 (2.85%) Sybase
10 30 (2.76%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
11 28 (2.58%) SAP
11 28 (2.58%) VMware
12 23 (2.12%) Nortel
13 20 (1.84%) Amdocs
14 18 (1.66%) CheckPoint
14 18 (1.66%) F5
14 18 (1.66%) Sun
15 14 (1.29%) Salesforce.com
15 14 (1.29%) Aruba
16 13 (1.20%) Mitel
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