The table below looks at the statistics for 3G skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 3G over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
3G
Rank 57 65 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Permanent jobs citing 3G 5 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.97% 0.64% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.73% 2.84% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 0
Average salary £36,250 £57,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.95% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +12.50%
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
134 141 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 26.02% 22.52% 29.27%
Number of salaries quoted 119 108 137
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

3G
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing 3G across the Slough region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 August 2014, IT jobs across the Slough region citing 3G 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 3G.

1 6 (75.00%) LTE
2 3 (37.50%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) SLA
2 3 (37.50%) Service Delivery
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (25.00%) Ericsson
3 2 (25.00%) BGP
3 2 (25.00%) CCNP
3 2 (25.00%) UMTS
3 2 (25.00%) DHCP
3 2 (25.00%) DNS
3 2 (25.00%) GGSN
3 2 (25.00%) SGSN
3 2 (25.00%) Smart Meter
3 2 (25.00%) 4G
4 1 (12.50%) F5
4 1 (12.50%) Radio Access Network
4 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (12.50%) Deep Packet Inspection
4 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
4 1 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (12.50%) Network Architecture
4 1 (12.50%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 1 (12.50%) Process Management
4 1 (12.50%) MGW
4 1 (12.50%) SCTP
4 1 (12.50%) Integration Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Network Security
4 1 (12.50%) Time Management

3G
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Slough region citing 3G 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 3G. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) LTE
2 2 (25.00%) 4G
2 2 (25.00%) UMTS
2 2 (25.00%) DNS
2 2 (25.00%) BGP
2 2 (25.00%) DHCP
2 2 (25.00%) GGSN
2 2 (25.00%) SGSN
3 1 (12.50%) Network Security
3 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 1 (12.50%) VPN
3 1 (12.50%) Firewall
3 1 (12.50%) IPsec
3 1 (12.50%) 2G
3 1 (12.50%) SIGTRAN
3 1 (12.50%) IPv4
3 1 (12.50%) IPv6
3 1 (12.50%) MPLS
3 1 (12.50%) OSPF
3 1 (12.50%) WAN
General
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Services Delivery Manager
1 3 (37.50%) Service Manager
1 3 (37.50%) Delivery Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Network Support
3 1 (12.50%) Test Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Smart Meter
2 1 (12.50%) Handset
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Service Delivery
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) Process Management
2 1 (12.50%) Network Design
2 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Integration Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Time Management
2 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
2 1 (12.50%) Network Architecture
2 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) Deep Packet Inspection
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) CCNP
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (12.50%) CCIE
2 1 (12.50%) CCIP
2 1 (12.50%) CCNA
2 1 (12.50%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Ericsson
2 1 (12.50%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 1 (12.50%) F5
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco
2 1 (12.50%) HP