The table below looks at the statistics for 2G skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 2G over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
2G
Rank 47 - 68
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing 2G 1 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.28% - 0.50%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.06% - 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Median salary £32,500 - £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £35,000 £46,250
% change year-on-year
+22.85% -24.32%
2G
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Slough region.

Communications & Networking Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
94 214 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 26.11% 30.27% 27.33%
Number of salaries quoted 86 191 99
Median salary £57,500 £50,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% +19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £23,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £60,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

2G
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

The demand trend of job ads across the Slough region citing 2G as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

2G Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

2G
Salary Trend in Slough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing 2G across the Slough region.

2G Salary Trend in Slough

2G
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, IT jobs citing 2G also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Slough region with a requirement for 2G.

1 5 (100.00%) 3G
1 5 (100.00%) SS7
1 5 (100.00%) SIGTRAN
1 5 (100.00%) LTE
1 5 (100.00%) 4G
2 3 (60.00%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (60.00%) Network Management
2 3 (60.00%) Network Security
2 3 (60.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (60.00%) H.323
2 3 (60.00%) Unix
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) VoIP
2 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (40.00%) HP
3 2 (40.00%) ISEB
3 2 (40.00%) GSM
3 2 (40.00%) UMTS
3 2 (40.00%) ISUP
3 2 (40.00%) SCCP
3 2 (40.00%) ISTQB
3 2 (40.00%) Wireshark
3 2 (40.00%) tcpdump
3 2 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (40.00%) Test Planning
3 2 (40.00%) Diameter Protocol
3 2 (40.00%) Defect Management
4 1 (20.00%) Telecoms

2G
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) 3G
1 5 (100.00%) 4G
1 5 (100.00%) LTE
1 5 (100.00%) SIGTRAN
1 5 (100.00%) SS7
2 3 (60.00%) H.323
2 3 (60.00%) Network Security
2 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (60.00%) VoIP
3 2 (40.00%) Diameter Protocol
3 2 (40.00%) GSM
3 2 (40.00%) ISUP
3 2 (40.00%) SCCP
3 2 (40.00%) tcpdump
3 2 (40.00%) UMTS
3 2 (40.00%) Wireshark
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) NOC Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) 3G Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) 4G Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Network Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Service Desk Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Test Analyst
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
1 3 (60.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Incident Management
1 3 (60.00%) Network Management
1 3 (60.00%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (40.00%) Defect Management
2 2 (40.00%) Test Planning
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) ISEB
1 2 (40.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) HP