The first 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Reading region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 3 10 23
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +13
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 448 264 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 17.95% 12.37% 8.01%
As % of the General category 45.53% 30.10% 23.66%
Number of salaries quoted 158 112 156
Average salary £45,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.21% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,100 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
General Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
984 877 803
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 39.42% 41.08% 33.87%
Number of salaries quoted 578 625 656
Average salary £49,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
Telecoms
Berkshire

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 18 April 2014.

Telecoms Salary Histogram in Reading

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 190 (23.23%) Finance
2 172 (21.03%) Degree
3 161 (19.68%) Retail
4 143 (17.48%) Cisco
5 140 (17.11%) VoIP
6 120 (14.67%) Huawei
7 119 (14.55%) Microsoft
7 119 (14.55%) Security Cleared
8 114 (13.94%) Internet
9 111 (13.57%) Broadband
10 109 (13.33%) ITIL
11 105 (12.84%) MPLS
11 105 (12.84%) Marketing
11 105 (12.84%) Firewall
12 100 (12.22%) Billing
12 100 (12.22%) Project Management
13 91 (11.12%) Windows
14 82 (10.02%) UNIX
15 78 (9.54%) Linux
16 77 (9.41%) Cisco Certification
17 75 (9.17%) Fujitsu
18 72 (8.80%) Oracle
19 71 (8.68%) SC Cleared
20 70 (8.56%) CRM
21 67 (8.19%) Smartphone
22 65 (7.95%) Service Management
23 62 (7.58%) SQL
23 62 (7.58%) Cisco Nexus
24 60 (7.33%) LTE
24 60 (7.33%) Service Delivery

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 33 (4.03%) SharePoint Server
2 32 (3.91%) SharePoint
3 24 (2.93%) MS Exchange
4 20 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2010
5 18 (2.20%) Exchange Server 2003
6 14 (1.71%) Lync
7 10 (1.22%) IIS
8 8 (0.98%) WebLogic
8 8 (0.98%) MS Project Server
9 6 (0.73%) WebSphere
10 4 (0.49%) Lotus Domino
10 4 (0.49%) Apache
11 3 (0.37%) WordPress
11 3 (0.37%) IBM Notes
12 2 (0.24%) SAS
12 2 (0.24%) GroupWise
12 2 (0.24%) CMS
12 2 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2007
12 2 (0.24%) Office Communications Server
12 2 (0.24%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 38 (4.65%) MS Excel
2 35 (4.28%) MS Office
3 17 (2.08%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (1.34%) MS Project
5 6 (0.73%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.49%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.37%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.12%) MicroStation
8 1 (0.12%) ProjectWise
8 1 (0.12%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 8 (0.98%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.73%) Oracle Applications
3 5 (0.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.24%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.12%) SmartPlant
Cloud Services
1 31 (3.79%) SaaS
2 24 (2.93%) Cloud Computing
3 8 (0.98%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (0.86%) Office 365
5 3 (0.37%) PaaS
6 2 (0.24%) IaaS
6 2 (0.24%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 140 (17.11%) VoIP
2 114 (13.94%) Internet
3 111 (13.57%) Broadband
4 105 (12.84%) MPLS
4 105 (12.84%) Firewall
5 62 (7.58%) Cisco Nexus
6 60 (7.33%) LTE
7 58 (7.09%) SNMP
8 57 (6.97%) OSPF
9 54 (6.60%) DNS
9 54 (6.60%) BGP
10 52 (6.36%) Wireless
11 48 (5.87%) Network Security
11 48 (5.87%) VPN
12 41 (5.01%) 3G
12 41 (5.01%) Ethernet
13 38 (4.65%) LAN
14 36 (4.40%) WAN
15 34 (4.16%) 4G
16 26 (3.18%) DWDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (5.50%) SQL Server
2 15 (1.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (1.47%) Relational Database
4 10 (1.22%) MySQL
4 10 (1.22%) Data Mining
4 10 (1.22%) SQL Server 2005
5 9 (1.10%) Oracle Database
6 6 (0.73%) Oracle Database 10g
6 6 (0.73%) IDOL
6 6 (0.73%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (0.49%) EDRMS
7 4 (0.49%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (0.37%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (0.24%) MS Access
9 2 (0.24%) DB2
10 1 (0.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.12%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.12%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.12%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 8 (0.98%) Oracle Forms
2 6 (0.73%) LoadRunner
3 4 (0.49%) TestDirector
4 2 (0.24%) JUnit
4 2 (0.24%) Subversion
4 2 (0.24%) Maven
4 2 (0.24%) StarTeam
4 2 (0.24%) Trac
4 2 (0.24%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.12%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.12%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (0.12%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (0.12%) WinRunner
General
1 190 (23.23%) Finance
2 161 (19.68%) Retail
3 105 (12.84%) Marketing
4 100 (12.22%) Billing
5 52 (6.36%) Banking
6 36 (4.40%) Back Office
7 13 (1.59%) Legal
7 13 (1.59%) Front Office
8 12 (1.47%) Electronics
8 12 (1.47%) Manufacturing
9 9 (1.10%) Advertising
10 7 (0.86%) Law
11 4 (0.49%) Military
11 4 (0.49%) Italian Language
11 4 (0.49%) Spanish Language
11 4 (0.49%) Mandarin Language
12 3 (0.37%) German Language
13 2 (0.24%) Aerospace
13 2 (0.24%) Games
13 2 (0.24%) French Language
Job Titles
1 98 (11.98%) Consultant
2 63 (7.70%) Architect
3 57 (6.97%) IP Engineer
4 47 (5.75%) Network Engineer
5 43 (5.26%) Project Manager
6 42 (5.13%) Analyst
6 42 (5.13%) Design Engineer
7 40 (4.89%) Senior Design Engineer
8 38 (4.65%) Support Engineer
9 34 (4.16%) Security Engineer
10 30 (3.67%) Senior IP Engineer
11 25 (3.06%) Designer
11 25 (3.06%) Technical Design Authority
11 25 (3.06%) Senior Security Engineer
12 24 (2.93%) Service Manager
13 21 (2.57%) Telecoms Engineer
14 19 (2.32%) Delivery Manager
14 19 (2.32%) Security Consultant
14 19 (2.32%) Technical Support
15 18 (2.20%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (3.79%) .NET
2 24 (2.93%) Web Services
3 22 (2.69%) HTML
4 20 (2.44%) Spring
5 18 (2.20%) Struts
5 18 (2.20%) OSGi
5 18 (2.20%) Java EE
6 17 (2.08%) .NET Framework
7 10 (1.22%) XML
8 9 (1.10%) HTML5
8 9 (1.10%) Flash
9 6 (0.73%) Ajax
10 4 (0.49%) CGI
10 4 (0.49%) WAP
10 4 (0.49%) XHTML
10 4 (0.49%) ASP.NET
10 4 (0.49%) WinForms
10 4 (0.49%) jQuery
11 3 (0.37%) WCF
12 2 (0.24%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 67 (8.19%) Smartphone
2 37 (4.52%) Computer Science
3 35 (4.28%) Management Information System
4 23 (2.81%) Enterprise Software
5 12 (1.47%) CMDB
6 10 (1.22%) Firmware
6 10 (1.22%) PMI
6 10 (1.22%) IPTV
7 9 (1.10%) Clustering
7 9 (1.10%) Device Driver
7 9 (1.10%) PKI
7 9 (1.10%) CCTV
8 8 (0.98%) Client/Server
9 7 (0.86%) Social Media
9 7 (0.86%) Data Protection Act
9 7 (0.86%) Economics
10 6 (0.73%) Blackberry
11 5 (0.61%) Handset
11 5 (0.61%) GIS
11 5 (0.61%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 91 (11.12%) Windows
2 82 (10.02%) UNIX
3 78 (9.54%) Linux
4 39 (4.77%) Windows Server 2003
5 31 (3.79%) Windows Server 2008
6 27 (3.30%) Windows XP
7 16 (1.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 10 (1.22%) Solaris
9 9 (1.10%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (0.86%) Windows 8
11 6 (0.73%) Android
12 5 (0.61%) Windows 7
12 5 (0.61%) Apple iOS
13 4 (0.49%) Windows Mobile
14 3 (0.37%) Windows Phone
14 3 (0.37%) AIX
15 1 (0.12%) Windows 2000 Server
15 1 (0.12%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (13.33%) ITIL
2 100 (12.22%) Project Management
3 70 (8.56%) CRM
4 65 (7.95%) Service Management
5 60 (7.33%) Service Delivery
6 51 (6.23%) eTOM
7 49 (5.99%) Network Management
8 48 (5.87%) Migration
9 39 (4.77%) Business Intelligence
10 37 (4.52%) Network Design
11 34 (4.16%) PRINCE2
12 32 (3.91%) SOA
12 32 (3.91%) Business Development
13 27 (3.30%) Change Management
14 26 (3.18%) E-Commerce
15 24 (2.93%) Infrastructure Management
16 23 (2.81%) Time Management
16 23 (2.81%) Configuration Management
16 23 (2.81%) Risk Management
16 23 (2.81%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 62 (7.58%) SQL
2 44 (5.38%) Java
3 26 (3.18%) Perl
4 21 (2.57%) C
5 17 (2.08%) C#
6 13 (1.59%) Shell Script
6 13 (1.59%) JavaScript
7 8 (0.98%) C++
8 6 (0.73%) PHP
9 5 (0.61%) Korn
10 4 (0.49%) PowerShell
11 3 (0.37%) Bash Shell
11 3 (0.37%) Ruby
11 3 (0.37%) Python
12 2 (0.24%) T-SQL
12 2 (0.24%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.12%) Apex Code
13 1 (0.12%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 172 (21.03%) Degree
2 119 (14.55%) Security Cleared
3 77 (9.41%) Cisco Certification
4 71 (8.68%) SC Cleared
5 50 (6.11%) CCNP
6 34 (4.16%) CCNA
7 32 (3.91%) CCIE
8 24 (2.93%) PMI Certification
8 24 (2.93%) OCA
8 24 (2.93%) Oracle Certification
9 17 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
10 16 (1.96%) CCDP
10 16 (1.96%) PMP
10 16 (1.96%) DV Cleared
11 10 (1.22%) Sun Certification
11 10 (1.22%) SCSA
12 8 (0.98%) HND
12 8 (0.98%) Microsoft Certification
13 7 (0.86%) ISEB
13 7 (0.86%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (6.97%) SLA
2 14 (1.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (1.22%) QA
4 6 (0.73%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.12%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.12%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 36 (4.40%) Active Directory
2 11 (1.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (1.22%) Oracle RMAN
4 7 (0.86%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 6 (0.73%) XenApp
5 6 (0.73%) XenDesktop
6 4 (0.49%) NDS
6 4 (0.49%) Xen
6 4 (0.49%) Hyper-V
7 3 (0.37%) ProxySG
8 2 (0.24%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.12%) vSphere
9 1 (0.12%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 20 (2.44%) Cisco IPCC
2 14 (1.71%) Netcool
3 13 (1.59%) OpenView
4 12 (1.47%) NSN NetAct
5 11 (1.34%) Tivoli
6 10 (1.22%) Data Guard
7 9 (1.10%) HP NNM
7 9 (1.10%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 6 (0.73%) EMC NetWorker
9 5 (0.61%) HP Quality Center
9 5 (0.61%) OVPI
9 5 (0.61%) TeMIP
10 4 (0.49%) CiscoWorks
10 4 (0.49%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 4 (0.49%) DameWare
10 4 (0.49%) NetBackup
11 3 (0.37%) Cisco CUCM
11 3 (0.37%) Cisco UCCX
11 3 (0.37%) SCCM
11 3 (0.37%) SCOM
Vendors
1 143 (17.48%) Cisco
2 120 (14.67%) Huawei
3 119 (14.55%) Microsoft
4 75 (9.17%) Fujitsu
5 72 (8.80%) Oracle
6 56 (6.85%) HP
7 51 (6.23%) Juniper
8 35 (4.28%) Nokia
9 33 (4.03%) Nortel
10 30 (3.67%) IBM
11 27 (3.30%) F5
12 26 (3.18%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
13 25 (3.06%) Salesforce.com
14 20 (2.44%) Blue Coat
15 18 (2.20%) Citrix
15 18 (2.20%) Fortinet
16 17 (2.08%) Red Hat
16 17 (2.08%) EMC
17 16 (1.96%) Sun
18 15 (1.83%) ProCurve
Reading, Berkshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £70,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Three
Salary: Car Allowance + 20% bonus.
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £100000 - £130000 per annum + Pension, Health, Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + package
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Share Options
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30000 - 70000
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55000 - 75000 + Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Three
Salary: car allowance + 20% bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Three
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Three
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Stock
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: Negotiable + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Reading
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 9 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Reading
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago