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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 1 8 10
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +2
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 519 360 271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 21.65% 15.87% 14.20%
As % of the General category 47.83% 39.13% 34.61%
Number of salaries quoted 193 145 172
Average salary £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,400 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £74,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +8.43%
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
1085 920 783
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 45.26% 40.56% 41.02%
Number of salaries quoted 618 580 612
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 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £72,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

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 30 January 2015.

Telecoms Salary Histogram in Reading

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 380 (34.14%) Degree
2 323 (29.02%) Finance
3 205 (18.42%) Project Management
4 173 (15.54%) Marketing
5 168 (15.09%) Wireless
6 150 (13.48%) Banking
7 136 (12.22%) CRM
8 122 (10.96%) Broadband
9 119 (10.69%) Service Delivery
10 116 (10.42%) Huawei
11 112 (10.06%) 3G
12 109 (9.79%) ITIL
13 104 (9.34%) LTE
14 103 (9.25%) Linux
15 102 (9.16%) Internet
16 100 (8.98%) UNIX
17 96 (8.63%) Cisco
18 95 (8.54%) Service Management
19 94 (8.45%) SLA
20 93 (8.36%) QA
21 90 (8.09%) Cisco Certification
22 89 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
23 88 (7.91%) SQL
24 87 (7.82%) Analytical Skills
25 86 (7.73%) 4G
26 84 (7.55%) Computer Science
27 76 (6.83%) Smartphone
28 75 (6.74%) Business Development
28 75 (6.74%) Billing
29 74 (6.65%) PMI Certification

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 30 (2.70%) Tomcat
2 27 (2.43%) Apache Solr
2 27 (2.43%) Apache
3 12 (1.08%) WebLogic
4 9 (0.81%) SharePoint
5 4 (0.36%) Drupal
5 4 (0.36%) Lync
6 3 (0.27%) Joomla!
6 3 (0.27%) WebSphere
6 3 (0.27%) JBoss
7 2 (0.18%) SAS
7 2 (0.18%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (0.18%) MS Project Server
7 2 (0.18%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.090%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.090%) CMS
8 1 (0.090%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
8 1 (0.090%) MTS
8 1 (0.090%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.090%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 41 (3.68%) MS Excel
2 38 (3.41%) MS Office
3 20 (1.80%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (0.54%) MS Project
4 6 (0.54%) Spreadsheet
5 5 (0.45%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.45%) AutoCAD
6 2 (0.18%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 22 (1.98%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.36%) JDE OneWorld
3 4 (0.36%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.18%) SAP ERP
4 2 (0.18%) SAP FSCM
4 2 (0.18%) Oracle BRM
5 1 (0.090%) SAP HCM
5 1 (0.090%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 32 (2.88%) SaaS
2 4 (0.36%) IaaS
3 3 (0.27%) Office 365
3 3 (0.27%) Terremark
3 3 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (0.27%) PaaS
3 3 (0.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 168 (15.09%) Wireless
2 122 (10.96%) Broadband
3 112 (10.06%) 3G
4 104 (9.34%) LTE
5 102 (9.16%) Internet
6 86 (7.73%) 4G
7 69 (6.20%) UMTS
8 66 (5.93%) Firewall
9 63 (5.66%) GSM
10 56 (5.03%) VPN
11 54 (4.85%) LAN
12 52 (4.67%) Radio Access Network
13 49 (4.40%) Ethernet
14 44 (3.95%) 2G
15 41 (3.68%) Network Security
15 41 (3.68%) HTTP
15 41 (3.68%) MPLS
16 40 (3.59%) ATM
17 39 (3.50%) WiMAX
18 38 (3.41%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (2.70%) MySQL
2 18 (1.62%) SQL Server
3 11 (0.99%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (0.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (0.54%) BusinessObjects
6 5 (0.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (0.36%) Big Data
7 4 (0.36%) NoSQL
8 3 (0.27%) Oracle Database
8 3 (0.27%) Hadoop
8 3 (0.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (0.18%) MS Access
9 2 (0.18%) QlikView
9 2 (0.18%) MongoDB
9 2 (0.18%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (0.18%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (0.18%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.090%) RavenDB
10 1 (0.090%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.090%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 31 (2.79%) Git (software)
2 28 (2.52%) Selenium
3 27 (2.43%) Mockito
4 22 (1.98%) Oracle Forms
5 13 (1.17%) Jenkins
6 11 (0.99%) Subversion
6 11 (0.99%) Maven
7 9 (0.81%) Visual Studio
8 3 (0.27%) Trac
8 3 (0.27%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (0.27%) JIRA
8 3 (0.27%) JUnit
9 2 (0.18%) QuickTest Pro
9 2 (0.18%) LoadRunner
9 2 (0.18%) Ant
9 2 (0.18%) MSBuild
9 2 (0.18%) Rational DOORS
10 1 (0.090%) TestComplete
10 1 (0.090%) WebDriver
10 1 (0.090%) Eclipse
General
1 323 (29.02%) Finance
2 173 (15.54%) Marketing
3 150 (13.48%) Banking
4 75 (6.74%) Billing
5 57 (5.12%) Retail
6 49 (4.40%) Advertising
7 48 (4.31%) Electronics
8 36 (3.23%) Legal
9 32 (2.88%) Back Office
10 30 (2.70%) Aerospace
11 27 (2.43%) Manufacturing
12 19 (1.71%) Front Office
13 15 (1.35%) Multimedia
14 11 (0.99%) German Language
15 7 (0.63%) Spanish Language
16 6 (0.54%) Law
16 6 (0.54%) Mandarin Language
17 5 (0.45%) Dutch Language
18 4 (0.36%) Games
19 2 (0.18%) Military
Job Titles
1 127 (11.41%) Consultant
2 108 (9.70%) Project Manager
3 97 (8.72%) Architect
4 87 (7.82%) Analyst
5 63 (5.66%) Network Engineer
6 60 (5.39%) Solutions Architect
7 57 (5.12%) Account Manager
8 51 (4.58%) Developer
9 48 (4.31%) Business Analyst
10 38 (3.41%) Senior Manager
11 33 (2.96%) Support Engineer
12 31 (2.79%) Java Developer
13 30 (2.70%) Technical Engineer
14 27 (2.43%) Quality Manager
14 27 (2.43%) Bid Manager
14 27 (2.43%) Java Consultant
15 25 (2.25%) Test Consultant
16 23 (2.07%) Service Manager
17 21 (1.89%) Telecoms Project Manager
17 21 (1.89%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (5.84%) HTML
2 49 (4.40%) CSS
3 46 (4.13%) Web Services
3 46 (4.13%) J2EE
4 42 (3.77%) JSP
4 42 (3.77%) XML
4 42 (3.77%) jQuery
5 35 (3.14%) Spring
6 32 (2.88%) Java EE
6 32 (2.88%) XHTML
7 29 (2.61%) XSLT
8 14 (1.26%) HTML5
9 10 (0.90%) SOAP
10 9 (0.81%) Ajax
10 9 (0.81%) .NET
11 8 (0.72%) XSD
12 6 (0.54%) Hibernate
12 6 (0.54%) JSON
13 5 (0.45%) Sass
13 5 (0.45%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 87 (7.82%) Analytical Skills
2 84 (7.55%) Computer Science
3 76 (6.83%) Smartphone
4 27 (2.43%) iPad
4 27 (2.43%) Client/Server
5 20 (1.80%) DTV
6 18 (1.62%) Social Media
7 17 (1.53%) Management Information System
8 15 (1.35%) Economics
8 15 (1.35%) PMI
9 11 (0.99%) Visualisation
10 7 (0.63%) User Experience
11 6 (0.54%) CMDB
12 5 (0.45%) Statistics
12 5 (0.45%) IPTV
13 4 (0.36%) Open Source
13 4 (0.36%) Smart Meter
13 4 (0.36%) Data Conversion
13 4 (0.36%) Data Integration
13 4 (0.36%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 103 (9.25%) Linux
2 100 (8.98%) UNIX
3 47 (4.22%) Windows
4 13 (1.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (1.08%) Solaris
6 6 (0.54%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (0.54%) Android
7 5 (0.45%) Apple iOS
8 3 (0.27%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 3 (0.27%) Ubuntu
8 3 (0.27%) SUSE
8 3 (0.27%) Debian
9 2 (0.18%) Windows 2000
9 2 (0.18%) Windows NT
9 2 (0.18%) Embedded Linux
9 2 (0.18%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.090%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.090%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.090%) CentOS
10 1 (0.090%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 205 (18.42%) Project Management
2 136 (12.22%) CRM
3 119 (10.69%) Service Delivery
4 109 (9.79%) ITIL
5 95 (8.54%) Service Management
6 89 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 75 (6.74%) Business Development
8 70 (6.29%) Agile Software Development
9 69 (6.20%) PRINCE2
10 59 (5.30%) eTOM
11 56 (5.03%) Business Analysis
11 56 (5.03%) Scrum
12 55 (4.94%) Product Management
13 49 (4.40%) Mentoring
14 46 (4.13%) Migration
15 45 (4.04%) Network Design
16 44 (3.95%) Change Management
16 44 (3.95%) Six Sigma
17 42 (3.77%) Risk Management
18 40 (3.59%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 88 (7.91%) SQL
2 69 (6.20%) Java
3 55 (4.94%) JavaScript
4 27 (2.43%) C
5 19 (1.71%) C#
6 18 (1.62%) PHP
7 13 (1.17%) PowerShell
8 11 (0.99%) Ruby
9 9 (0.81%) C++
10 8 (0.72%) Perl
11 7 (0.63%) T-SQL
12 5 (0.45%) Python
13 3 (0.27%) VBA
13 3 (0.27%) PL/SQL
13 3 (0.27%) Delphi
13 3 (0.27%) Pascal
14 2 (0.18%) MATLAB
14 2 (0.18%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.18%) XPath
14 2 (0.18%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 380 (34.14%) Degree
2 90 (8.09%) Cisco Certification
3 74 (6.65%) PMI Certification
4 69 (6.20%) CCNP
5 65 (5.84%) Security Cleared
6 62 (5.57%) PMP
7 55 (4.94%) SC Cleared
8 39 (3.50%) CCNA
9 37 (3.32%) ISEB
10 31 (2.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 23 (2.07%) ITIL Certification
12 20 (1.80%) CCIE
13 19 (1.71%) CCDP
14 17 (1.53%) JNCIS
15 16 (1.44%) CCDA
16 14 (1.26%) CISSP
17 13 (1.17%) MBA
17 13 (1.17%) CCIP
18 11 (0.99%) SCSA
18 11 (0.99%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 94 (8.45%) SLA
2 93 (8.36%) QA
3 41 (3.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 28 (2.52%) ISO 14001
5 22 (1.98%) ISO 9001
6 18 (1.62%) ISO 9000
7 4 (0.36%) PCI DSS
7 4 (0.36%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.18%) HL7
9 1 (0.090%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 18 (1.62%) NDS
1 18 (1.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (0.36%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.36%) ProxySG
3 3 (0.27%) Hyper-V
3 3 (0.27%) Firmware
4 2 (0.18%) Xen
4 2 (0.18%) vSphere
4 2 (0.18%) Kamailio
4 2 (0.18%) OpenSIPS
Systems Management
1 14 (1.26%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (0.36%) Netcool
2 4 (0.36%) FortiGate
3 3 (0.27%) OVPI
3 3 (0.27%) HP NNM
3 3 (0.27%) TeMIP
3 3 (0.27%) OpenView
3 3 (0.27%) Tivoli
4 2 (0.18%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 1 (0.090%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.090%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.090%) SCCM
5 1 (0.090%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 116 (10.42%) Huawei
2 96 (8.63%) Cisco
3 74 (6.65%) Ericsson
4 63 (5.66%) Nokia
5 57 (5.12%) Oracle
6 55 (4.94%) SAP
7 54 (4.85%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
8 50 (4.49%) Juniper
8 50 (4.49%) Microsoft
9 43 (3.86%) HP
10 39 (3.50%) Nortel
11 33 (2.96%) Sybase
12 27 (2.43%) hybris
13 22 (1.98%) VMware
13 22 (1.98%) CheckPoint
13 22 (1.98%) F5
14 20 (1.80%) Salesforce.com
15 19 (1.71%) Business Objects
16 16 (1.44%) Sun
16 16 (1.44%) Aruba
Reading
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + package
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + package
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
Intuition IT Solutions
Salary: Negotiable + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
ConSol Partners
Salary: From £30,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
JM
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Company car + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
The People Network
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + flex benefits, pension, health
Posted: 9 days ago
Reading
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Health, Holiday, Parking
Posted: 9 days ago
Reading
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 5 % Pension, Health, Life Ass
Posted: 9 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Reading
The People Network
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Reading
The People Network
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Car allowance, Shares
Posted: 11 days ago
Reading
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Reading
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Superb benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Symantec
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Reading
The People Network
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + Good benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Reading
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Package
Posted: 20 days ago