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

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 9 2 7
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +5
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 286 493 319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 13.33% 20.04% 14.28%
As % of the General category 35.22% 47.73% 34.30%
Number of salaries quoted 174 225 168
Average salary £60,000 £57,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £85,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +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
812 1033 930
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 37.86% 41.99% 41.63%
Number of salaries quoted 572 625 646
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,400
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 4 September 2015.

Telecoms Salary Histogram in Reading

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 4 September 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.

1 215 (31.43%) Finance
2 178 (26.02%) Degree
3 161 (23.54%) Banking
4 117 (17.11%) Marketing
5 110 (16.08%) Project Management
6 95 (13.89%) Cisco
7 83 (12.13%) CRM
8 77 (11.26%) Firewall
9 75 (10.96%) ITIL
10 71 (10.38%) Wireless
11 65 (9.50%) Agile Software Development
12 59 (8.63%) Juniper
12 59 (8.63%) Cisco Certification
13 56 (8.19%) Data Centre
14 55 (8.04%) Business Intelligence
14 55 (8.04%) MPLS
14 55 (8.04%) Service Delivery
15 53 (7.75%) LAN
15 53 (7.75%) Security Cleared
16 52 (7.60%) Linux
16 52 (7.60%) Service Management
16 52 (7.60%) Business Development
17 50 (7.31%) TCP/IP
18 49 (7.16%) Billing
19 48 (7.02%) SQL
20 47 (6.87%) Computer Science
21 46 (6.73%) SC Cleared
22 45 (6.58%) BGP
23 44 (6.43%) UNIX
23 44 (6.43%) F5

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 16 (2.34%) WebLogic
2 13 (1.90%) Tomcat
3 8 (1.17%) SharePoint
3 8 (1.17%) JBoss
4 7 (1.02%) SharePoint 2013
5 5 (0.73%) CMS
5 5 (0.73%) OpenStack
6 4 (0.58%) WebSphere
6 4 (0.58%) MS Exchange
7 3 (0.44%) Lync
8 2 (0.29%) Drupal
8 2 (0.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (0.29%) IBM Notes
8 2 (0.29%) Lotus Domino
8 2 (0.29%) Apache
Applications
1 27 (3.95%) MS Excel
2 15 (2.19%) MS Office
3 14 (2.05%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (1.17%) MS Project
5 1 (0.15%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (1.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (0.73%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.58%) SAP FI
3 4 (0.58%) SAP FI/CO
3 4 (0.58%) SAP CO
4 2 (0.29%) JDE OneWorld
5 1 (0.15%) Summit
5 1 (0.15%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 14 (2.05%) Cloud Computing
2 9 (1.32%) SaaS
3 3 (0.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.44%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.29%) Office 365
4 2 (0.29%) IaaS
5 1 (0.15%) GitHub
5 1 (0.15%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 77 (11.26%) Firewall
2 71 (10.38%) Wireless
3 55 (8.04%) MPLS
4 53 (7.75%) LAN
5 50 (7.31%) TCP/IP
6 45 (6.58%) BGP
7 42 (6.14%) VPN
8 40 (5.85%) Broadband
9 39 (5.70%) OSPF
10 36 (5.26%) VoIP
10 36 (5.26%) WAN
11 35 (5.12%) Internet
11 35 (5.12%) Network Security
12 32 (4.68%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 32 (4.68%) 3G
12 32 (4.68%) DNS
13 28 (4.09%) Cisco IOS
14 27 (3.95%) Junos
14 27 (3.95%) Unified Communications
15 24 (3.51%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (3.07%) SQL Server
2 17 (2.49%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (1.46%) Big Data
3 10 (1.46%) Oracle Database
4 7 (1.02%) MySQL
5 5 (0.73%) Oracle Reports
5 5 (0.73%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (0.44%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.29%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (0.29%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.15%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.15%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.15%) QlikView
8 1 (0.15%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.15%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 10 (1.46%) Visual Studio
2 8 (1.17%) ERwin
3 5 (0.73%) Eclipse
3 5 (0.73%) Rational DOORS
4 4 (0.58%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (0.58%) Jenkins
5 3 (0.44%) QADirector
5 3 (0.44%) TestDirector
5 3 (0.44%) LoadRunner
6 2 (0.29%) Ant
6 2 (0.29%) Maven
6 2 (0.29%) MSTest
6 2 (0.29%) Hudson
6 2 (0.29%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.29%) Artifactory
7 1 (0.15%) Selenium IDE
7 1 (0.15%) Gerrit
7 1 (0.15%) ReSharper
7 1 (0.15%) Selenium
7 1 (0.15%) Subversion
General
1 215 (31.43%) Finance
2 161 (23.54%) Banking
3 117 (17.11%) Marketing
4 49 (7.16%) Billing
5 29 (4.24%) Retail
5 29 (4.24%) Advertising
6 18 (2.63%) Electronics
7 16 (2.34%) Manufacturing
8 14 (2.05%) Legal
9 11 (1.61%) Law
9 11 (1.61%) Spanish Language
10 6 (0.88%) Front Office
10 6 (0.88%) Back Office
11 5 (0.73%) Automotive
12 4 (0.58%) Publishing
12 4 (0.58%) Multimedia
12 4 (0.58%) Mandarin Language
12 4 (0.58%) Italian Language
13 3 (0.44%) Cantonese Language
13 3 (0.44%) German Language
Job Titles
1 66 (9.65%) Analyst
2 55 (8.04%) Network Engineer
3 50 (7.31%) Consultant
4 46 (6.73%) Project Manager
5 43 (6.29%) Senior Manager
6 40 (5.85%) Developer
7 36 (5.26%) Architect
8 35 (5.12%) Account Manager
9 29 (4.24%) Business Analyst
10 22 (3.22%) Solutions Architect
10 22 (3.22%) Sales Manager
11 21 (3.07%) Unified Communications Manager
12 19 (2.78%) Network Support
13 17 (2.49%) Business Consultant
13 17 (2.49%) Support Engineer
14 16 (2.34%) Security Engineer
14 16 (2.34%) Marketing Manager
15 13 (1.90%) Linux DevOps Engineer
15 13 (1.90%) DevOps Engineer
15 13 (1.90%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (5.70%) CSS
2 25 (3.65%) HTML
3 22 (3.22%) XML
3 22 (3.22%) jQuery
4 20 (2.92%) .NET
5 15 (2.19%) SOAP
6 13 (1.90%) AngularJS
7 12 (1.75%) ASP.NET
7 12 (1.75%) Ajax
8 11 (1.61%) .NET Framework
9 8 (1.17%) HTML5
9 8 (1.17%) Web Services
9 8 (1.17%) JSP
9 8 (1.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 7 (1.02%) Backbone.js
11 6 (0.88%) Servlets
11 6 (0.88%) ASP.NET MVC
11 6 (0.88%) REST
12 5 (0.73%) CSS3
12 5 (0.73%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 56 (8.19%) Data Centre
2 47 (6.87%) Computer Science
3 34 (4.97%) Analytical Skills
4 26 (3.80%) Management Information System
4 26 (3.80%) Smartphone
5 25 (3.65%) Digital Media
6 17 (2.49%) PMI
7 12 (1.75%) DTV
8 10 (1.46%) Replication
8 10 (1.46%) Clustering
8 10 (1.46%) IPTV
9 8 (1.17%) IVR
10 7 (1.02%) Handset
11 6 (0.88%) Statistics
11 6 (0.88%) Social Media
11 6 (0.88%) Over-the-Top Content
11 6 (0.88%) User Experience
12 5 (0.73%) Public Cloud
12 5 (0.73%) Video on Demand
12 5 (0.73%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 52 (7.60%) Linux
2 44 (6.43%) UNIX
3 33 (4.82%) Windows
4 7 (1.02%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (0.58%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (0.58%) Solaris
5 4 (0.58%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (0.44%) Android
6 3 (0.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.29%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.15%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.15%) Windows 2000
8 1 (0.15%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (16.08%) Project Management
2 83 (12.13%) CRM
3 75 (10.96%) ITIL
4 65 (9.50%) Agile Software Development
5 55 (8.04%) Business Intelligence
5 55 (8.04%) Service Delivery
6 52 (7.60%) Service Management
6 52 (7.60%) Business Development
7 39 (5.70%) eTOM
8 36 (5.26%) Change Management
9 31 (4.53%) Network Management
10 29 (4.24%) Programme Management
10 29 (4.24%) Business Analysis
11 27 (3.95%) Network Design
11 27 (3.95%) PRINCE2
11 27 (3.95%) Continuous Improvement
12 26 (3.80%) Risk Management
12 26 (3.80%) Scrum
12 26 (3.80%) Incident Management
13 24 (3.51%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 48 (7.02%) SQL
2 41 (5.99%) Java
3 38 (5.56%) Perl
4 28 (4.09%) JavaScript
5 22 (3.22%) C#
6 21 (3.07%) Python
7 13 (1.90%) PHP
8 12 (1.75%) C
9 11 (1.61%) Ruby
10 7 (1.02%) C++
11 6 (0.88%) PL/SQL
12 4 (0.58%) T-SQL
13 3 (0.44%) Shell Script
13 3 (0.44%) Bash Shell
14 2 (0.29%) R
14 2 (0.29%) sed
14 2 (0.29%) AWK
14 2 (0.29%) ABAP
14 2 (0.29%) VBA
15 1 (0.15%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 178 (26.02%) Degree
2 59 (8.63%) Cisco Certification
3 53 (7.75%) Security Cleared
4 46 (6.73%) SC Cleared
5 41 (5.99%) CCNP
6 35 (5.12%) PMI Certification
7 28 (4.09%) CCNA
8 24 (3.51%) PMP
9 18 (2.63%) CISSP
10 14 (2.05%) Check Point Certification
11 12 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
12 10 (1.46%) CCSA
12 10 (1.46%) CCSE
13 7 (1.02%) CCIE
14 5 (0.73%) PhD
14 5 (0.73%) MBA
14 5 (0.73%) CISA
15 4 (0.58%) CISM
15 4 (0.58%) CEH
15 4 (0.58%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (5.70%) SLA
2 29 (4.24%) QA
3 18 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 12 (1.75%) ISO 9001
4 12 (1.75%) ISO 14001
5 9 (1.32%) ISO 9000
6 5 (0.73%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.29%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.15%) COBIT
System Software
1 31 (4.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (1.17%) Hyper-V
3 7 (1.02%) Firmware
4 6 (0.88%) KVM
5 5 (0.73%) Active Directory
6 3 (0.44%) ProxySG
7 2 (0.29%) vCloud
7 2 (0.29%) SRDF
7 2 (0.29%) vSphere
8 1 (0.15%) Kamailio
8 1 (0.15%) OpenSIPS
8 1 (0.15%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.15%) NFS
8 1 (0.15%) NDS
Systems Management
1 10 (1.46%) FortiGate
2 7 (1.02%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (0.73%) Cisco IPCC
4 4 (0.58%) Cisco UCCX
5 3 (0.44%) Puppet
5 3 (0.44%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (0.44%) Ansible
6 2 (0.29%) EMC VPLEX
6 2 (0.29%) Cisco CUCM
6 2 (0.29%) Cisco UCCE
7 1 (0.15%) Nagios
7 1 (0.15%) SolarWinds Orion
7 1 (0.15%) ArcSight ESM
Vendors
1 95 (13.89%) Cisco
2 59 (8.63%) Juniper
3 44 (6.43%) F5
4 40 (5.85%) Microsoft
4 40 (5.85%) Oracle
5 39 (5.70%) CheckPoint
6 35 (5.12%) VMware
7 29 (4.24%) HP
8 27 (3.95%) Huawei
9 18 (2.63%) SAP
10 16 (2.34%) Avaya
10 16 (2.34%) Fortinet
11 15 (2.19%) Blue Coat
11 15 (2.19%) Salesforce.com
12 14 (2.05%) McAfee
12 14 (2.05%) BT
12 14 (2.05%) Ericsson
12 14 (2.05%) Amdocs
13 9 (1.32%) Mitel
13 9 (1.32%) ProCurve
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