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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 1 7 8
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +1
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 487 361 310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 20.58% 16.05% 15.70%
As % of the General category 45.26% 41.21% 35.55%
Number of salaries quoted 147 146 170
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 £41,300 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £66,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
1076 876 872
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 45.48% 38.95% 44.15%
Number of salaries quoted 605 549 660
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 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £66,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 2 March 2015.

Telecoms Salary Histogram in Reading

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 2 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.

1 428 (36.74%) Degree
2 295 (25.32%) Finance
3 214 (18.37%) Marketing
4 201 (17.25%) Project Management
5 192 (16.48%) Wireless
6 146 (12.53%) CRM
7 140 (12.02%) Banking
8 130 (11.16%) Service Delivery
9 129 (11.07%) Huawei
10 119 (10.21%) Broadband
11 108 (9.27%) UNIX
11 108 (9.27%) Service Management
12 106 (9.10%) 3G
13 105 (9.01%) Continuous Improvement
14 104 (8.93%) ITIL
14 104 (8.93%) Cisco
15 101 (8.67%) SLA
16 96 (8.24%) LTE
17 94 (8.07%) Cisco Certification
18 93 (7.98%) Linux
19 89 (7.64%) Business Development
20 87 (7.47%) PMI Certification
21 86 (7.38%) Billing
21 86 (7.38%) Computer Science
22 84 (7.21%) Firewall
22 84 (7.21%) Internet
23 82 (7.04%) QA
24 80 (6.87%) Analytical Skills
24 80 (6.87%) Agile Software Development
25 79 (6.78%) PRINCE2

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 22 (1.89%) Tomcat
2 19 (1.63%) Apache
2 19 (1.63%) Apache Solr
3 14 (1.20%) WebLogic
4 7 (0.60%) SharePoint
5 5 (0.43%) Lync
5 5 (0.43%) OpenStack
6 4 (0.34%) JBoss
6 4 (0.34%) WebSphere
7 3 (0.26%) Joomla!
8 2 (0.17%) Drupal
8 2 (0.17%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (0.17%) MS Exchange
8 2 (0.17%) SAS
9 1 (0.086%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.086%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
9 1 (0.086%) CMS
9 1 (0.086%) IIS
9 1 (0.086%) MTS
9 1 (0.086%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 52 (4.46%) MS Excel
2 50 (4.29%) MS Office
3 29 (2.49%) MS PowerPoint
4 13 (1.12%) MS Project
5 5 (0.43%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.43%) AutoCAD
6 4 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.086%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 23 (1.97%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.17%) SAP ERP
3 2 (0.17%) JDE OneWorld
3 2 (0.17%) Oracle BRM
3 2 (0.17%) SAP FSCM
4 1 (0.086%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.086%) Maximo
4 1 (0.086%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.086%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 29 (2.49%) SaaS
2 18 (1.55%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (0.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (0.43%) IaaS
4 4 (0.34%) PaaS
4 4 (0.34%) Office 365
5 3 (0.26%) Terremark
6 1 (0.086%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.086%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 192 (16.48%) Wireless
2 119 (10.21%) Broadband
3 106 (9.10%) 3G
4 96 (8.24%) LTE
5 84 (7.21%) Internet
5 84 (7.21%) Firewall
6 78 (6.70%) VPN
7 74 (6.35%) UMTS
8 72 (6.18%) 4G
9 65 (5.58%) GSM
10 55 (4.72%) LAN
10 55 (4.72%) DWDM
11 54 (4.64%) Ethernet
12 52 (4.46%) MPLS
13 51 (4.38%) SDH
14 46 (3.95%) Radio Access Network
15 44 (3.78%) 2G
16 42 (3.61%) WiMAX
17 41 (3.52%) ATM
17 41 (3.52%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (1.89%) MySQL
2 18 (1.55%) SQL Server
3 16 (1.37%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (0.77%) Big Data
5 6 (0.52%) Oracle Database
5 6 (0.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (0.43%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (0.34%) MS Access
7 4 (0.34%) Hadoop
7 4 (0.34%) NoSQL
8 3 (0.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.17%) MongoDB
9 2 (0.17%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (0.17%) QlikView
9 2 (0.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (0.17%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.086%) RavenDB
10 1 (0.086%) BODI
10 1 (0.086%) Oracle OWB
10 1 (0.086%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 22 (1.89%) Git (software)
2 21 (1.80%) Oracle Forms
3 19 (1.63%) Mockito
3 19 (1.63%) Selenium
4 10 (0.86%) Visual Studio
4 10 (0.86%) Jenkins
5 9 (0.77%) Subversion
5 9 (0.77%) Maven
6 6 (0.52%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (0.26%) QuickTest Pro
7 3 (0.26%) LoadRunner
7 3 (0.26%) ERwin
8 2 (0.17%) Ant
8 2 (0.17%) JUnit
8 2 (0.17%) Rational DOORS
8 2 (0.17%) JIRA
8 2 (0.17%) Trac
9 1 (0.086%) MSBuild
9 1 (0.086%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.086%) WinRunner
General
1 295 (25.32%) Finance
2 214 (18.37%) Marketing
3 140 (12.02%) Banking
4 86 (7.38%) Billing
5 57 (4.89%) Retail
6 52 (4.46%) Advertising
7 45 (3.86%) Electronics
8 44 (3.78%) Legal
9 31 (2.66%) Back Office
10 29 (2.49%) Aerospace
10 29 (2.49%) Manufacturing
11 16 (1.37%) Front Office
12 11 (0.94%) Law
13 10 (0.86%) Multimedia
14 9 (0.77%) German Language
15 6 (0.52%) Spanish Language
15 6 (0.52%) Mandarin Language
16 5 (0.43%) Cantonese Language
16 5 (0.43%) Dutch Language
17 1 (0.086%) Games
Job Titles
1 120 (10.30%) Consultant
2 108 (9.27%) Project Manager
3 89 (7.64%) Architect
4 87 (7.47%) Analyst
5 76 (6.52%) Account Manager
6 62 (5.32%) Network Engineer
7 54 (4.64%) Solutions Architect
7 54 (4.64%) Senior Manager
8 53 (4.55%) Business Analyst
9 44 (3.78%) Developer
10 32 (2.75%) Support Engineer
11 30 (2.58%) Technical Engineer
12 27 (2.32%) Bid Manager
12 27 (2.32%) Quality Manager
12 27 (2.32%) IP Engineer
13 25 (2.15%) Test Consultant
13 25 (2.15%) Java Developer
14 22 (1.89%) Wireless Engineer
15 21 (1.80%) Problem Manager
15 21 (1.80%) Sales Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (4.46%) HTML
2 40 (3.43%) CSS
3 37 (3.18%) Web Services
4 36 (3.09%) XML
5 35 (3.00%) J2EE
6 33 (2.83%) JSP
6 33 (2.83%) jQuery
7 27 (2.32%) Spring
8 25 (2.15%) Java EE
9 22 (1.89%) XHTML
10 20 (1.72%) XSLT
11 11 (0.94%) HTML5
12 9 (0.77%) Ajax
12 9 (0.77%) JSON
12 9 (0.77%) .NET
13 8 (0.69%) SOAP
13 8 (0.69%) AngularJS
14 7 (0.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 7 (0.60%) XSD
15 6 (0.52%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 86 (7.38%) Computer Science
2 80 (6.87%) Analytical Skills
3 57 (4.89%) Smartphone
4 26 (2.23%) PMI
5 24 (2.06%) Management Information System
6 21 (1.80%) DTV
7 19 (1.63%) Client/Server
7 19 (1.63%) iPad
8 14 (1.20%) Social Media
8 14 (1.20%) IPTV
9 13 (1.12%) Economics
10 10 (0.86%) Open Source
11 8 (0.69%) User Experience
12 7 (0.60%) Visualisation
12 7 (0.60%) Data Protection Act
13 6 (0.52%) STB
13 6 (0.52%) Machine to Machine
13 6 (0.52%) Over-the-Top Content
14 5 (0.43%) Enterprise Software
14 5 (0.43%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 108 (9.27%) UNIX
2 93 (7.98%) Linux
3 46 (3.95%) Windows
4 12 (1.03%) Solaris
4 12 (1.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (0.52%) Android
6 5 (0.43%) Apple iOS
7 4 (0.34%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (0.26%) SUSE
8 3 (0.26%) Debian
8 3 (0.26%) Ubuntu
8 3 (0.26%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 2 (0.17%) Windows 2000
9 2 (0.17%) Windows NT
9 2 (0.17%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.086%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.086%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.086%) CentOS
10 1 (0.086%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.086%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 201 (17.25%) Project Management
2 146 (12.53%) CRM
3 130 (11.16%) Service Delivery
4 108 (9.27%) Service Management
5 105 (9.01%) Continuous Improvement
6 104 (8.93%) ITIL
7 89 (7.64%) Business Development
8 80 (6.87%) Agile Software Development
9 79 (6.78%) PRINCE2
10 71 (6.09%) Product Management
11 70 (6.01%) eTOM
12 55 (4.72%) Business Analysis
13 48 (4.12%) Six Sigma
14 46 (3.95%) Network Design
14 46 (3.95%) Scrum
15 42 (3.61%) Benchmarking
15 42 (3.61%) Business Intelligence
16 41 (3.52%) Change Management
16 41 (3.52%) Programme Management
16 41 (3.52%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 75 (6.44%) SQL
2 64 (5.49%) Java
3 48 (4.12%) JavaScript
4 30 (2.58%) C
5 17 (1.46%) C#
6 13 (1.12%) PHP
7 12 (1.03%) PowerShell
8 7 (0.60%) Perl
8 7 (0.60%) C++
9 6 (0.52%) Ruby
10 4 (0.34%) T-SQL
10 4 (0.34%) Python
10 4 (0.34%) PL/SQL
11 3 (0.26%) Delphi
11 3 (0.26%) Pascal
11 3 (0.26%) VBA
12 1 (0.086%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.086%) R
12 1 (0.086%) TypeScript
12 1 (0.086%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 428 (36.74%) Degree
2 94 (8.07%) Cisco Certification
3 87 (7.47%) PMI Certification
4 70 (6.01%) CCNP
4 70 (6.01%) PMP
4 70 (6.01%) Security Cleared
5 62 (5.32%) SC Cleared
6 47 (4.03%) CCNA
7 33 (2.83%) ISEB
8 28 (2.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 23 (1.97%) CCIE
10 22 (1.89%) ITIL Certification
11 21 (1.80%) CISSP
12 19 (1.63%) CCDP
13 18 (1.55%) JNCIS
14 17 (1.46%) VCP4
15 13 (1.12%) MBA
15 13 (1.12%) CCDA
16 11 (0.94%) Sun Certification
16 11 (0.94%) SCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 101 (8.67%) SLA
2 82 (7.04%) QA
3 51 (4.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 33 (2.83%) ISO 14001
5 24 (2.06%) ISO 9001
6 22 (1.89%) ISO 9000
7 12 (1.03%) PCI DSS
8 5 (0.43%) Data Quality
9 3 (0.26%) HL7
10 1 (0.086%) COBIT
10 1 (0.086%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 22 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (1.63%) NDS
3 8 (0.69%) KVM
4 6 (0.52%) Hyper-V
5 4 (0.34%) Active Directory
5 4 (0.34%) ProxySG
6 3 (0.26%) Firmware
7 2 (0.17%) vSphere
7 2 (0.17%) Xen
7 2 (0.17%) Kamailio
7 2 (0.17%) OpenSIPS
8 1 (0.086%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (0.086%) UAG
8 1 (0.086%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 15 (1.29%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (0.43%) FortiGate
3 2 (0.17%) Netcool
3 2 (0.17%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (0.086%) TeMIP
4 1 (0.086%) HP NNM
4 1 (0.086%) OVPI
4 1 (0.086%) SCCM
4 1 (0.086%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.086%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.086%) OpenView
4 1 (0.086%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.086%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 129 (11.07%) Huawei
2 104 (8.93%) Cisco
3 78 (6.70%) Ericsson
4 67 (5.75%) Nokia
4 67 (5.75%) Microsoft
5 65 (5.58%) Oracle
6 59 (5.06%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
7 48 (4.12%) Juniper
8 46 (3.95%) SAP
8 46 (3.95%) HP
9 41 (3.52%) Nortel
10 37 (3.18%) Sybase
11 28 (2.40%) VMware
12 19 (1.63%) hybris
12 19 (1.63%) F5
12 19 (1.63%) Sun
13 17 (1.46%) CheckPoint
13 17 (1.46%) Salesforce.com
14 16 (1.37%) IBM
15 14 (1.20%) Business Objects
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