The table below looks at the statistics for 3G skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 3G over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
3G
Rank 52 54 59
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +5
Permanent jobs citing 3G 7 13 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 1.37% 2.28% 1.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.30% 9.85% 3.55%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 4
Median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% -
UK excluding London median salary £47,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+17.50% +2.56%
3G
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
132 132 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 25.83% 23.12% 33.53%
Number of salaries quoted 115 82 151
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £37,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

3G
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

The demand trend of job ads across the Slough region citing 3G as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

3G Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

3G
Salary Trend in Slough

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

3G Salary Trend in Slough

3G
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, IT jobs citing 3G 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 3G.

1 10 (100.00%) 2G
2 9 (90.00%) LTE
2 9 (90.00%) 4G
3 8 (80.00%) UMTS
4 7 (70.00%) HP
4 7 (70.00%) ISEB
4 7 (70.00%) GSM
4 7 (70.00%) SS7
4 7 (70.00%) ISUP
4 7 (70.00%) SCCP
4 7 (70.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 7 (70.00%) Test Planning
4 7 (70.00%) Diameter Protocol
4 7 (70.00%) Defect Management
4 7 (70.00%) ISTQB
4 7 (70.00%) Wireshark
4 7 (70.00%) SIGTRAN
4 7 (70.00%) tcpdump
5 2 (20.00%) Radio Access Network
6 1 (10.00%) HSRP
6 1 (10.00%) SCTP
6 1 (10.00%) Product Management
6 1 (10.00%) xDSL
6 1 (10.00%) Network Architecture
6 1 (10.00%) IPsec
6 1 (10.00%) Network Design
6 1 (10.00%) VLAN
6 1 (10.00%) VRRP
6 1 (10.00%) SDH
6 1 (10.00%) Nokia

3G
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 10 (100.00%) 2G
2 9 (90.00%) 4G
2 9 (90.00%) LTE
3 8 (80.00%) UMTS
4 7 (70.00%) Diameter Protocol
4 7 (70.00%) GSM
4 7 (70.00%) ISUP
4 7 (70.00%) SCCP
4 7 (70.00%) SIGTRAN
4 7 (70.00%) SS7
4 7 (70.00%) tcpdump
4 7 (70.00%) Wireshark
5 2 (20.00%) Radio Access Network
6 1 (10.00%) HSRP
6 1 (10.00%) IPsec
6 1 (10.00%) SCTP
6 1 (10.00%) SDH
6 1 (10.00%) VLAN
6 1 (10.00%) VRRP
6 1 (10.00%) xDSL
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Analyst
1 7 (70.00%) Network Analyst
1 7 (70.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Account Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Design Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) IP Design Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) RAN Design Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) RAN Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Service Assurance Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Account Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Assurance Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Design Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Services Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Transmission Design Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Transmission Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
1 1 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Defect Management
1 7 (70.00%) Test Planning
2 1 (10.00%) Network Architecture
2 1 (10.00%) Network Design
2 1 (10.00%) Product Management
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) ISEB
1 7 (70.00%) ISTQB
1 7 (70.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) HP
2 1 (10.00%) Nokia