The table below looks at the statistics for 2G skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 2G over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
2G
Rank - 68 -
Permanent jobs citing 2G 0 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough - 0.32% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 1.43% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £57,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £31,000 £43,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-29.14% -2.77%
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
132 140 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 26.35% 22.40% 29.27%
Number of salaries quoted 118 107 137
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

2G
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing 2G across the Slough region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 18 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Slough region citing 2G 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 2G.

1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) IPv4
1 1 (100.00%) IPv6
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) 3G
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) Process Management
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) IPsec
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) Smart Meter
1 1 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (100.00%) F5
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

2G
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Slough region citing 2G 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 2G. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) IPv4
1 1 (100.00%) IPv6
1 1 (100.00%) 3G
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) IPsec
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Process Management
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) F5