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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
3G
Rank 72 61 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Permanent jobs citing 3G 4 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.60% 0.17% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.31% 0.67% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £57,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-8.42% +5.55%
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
173 149 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 25.90% 25.47% 21.56%
Number of salaries quoted 101 119 101
Average salary £42,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,700 £36,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £60,000 £62,500
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 19 December 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 (100.00%) LTE
2 4 (66.67%) 2G
3 3 (50.00%) Ericsson
3 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (33.33%) Mathematics
4 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
4 2 (33.33%) Electronics
4 2 (33.33%) Degree
4 2 (33.33%) Radio Access Network
4 2 (33.33%) Nokia
4 2 (33.33%) Huawei
4 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (33.33%) OpenUP
4 2 (33.33%) Product Management
4 2 (33.33%) UNIX
4 2 (33.33%) Linux
5 1 (16.67%) WAN
5 1 (16.67%) DHCP
5 1 (16.67%) VPN
5 1 (16.67%) DNS
5 1 (16.67%) MPLS
5 1 (16.67%) OSPF
5 1 (16.67%) BGP
5 1 (16.67%) ITIL
5 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
5 1 (16.67%) SIGTRAN
5 1 (16.67%) GGSN
5 1 (16.67%) SGSN
5 1 (16.67%) CCIE
5 1 (16.67%) CCNP

3G
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (100.00%) LTE
2 4 (66.67%) 2G
3 2 (33.33%) Radio Access Network
4 1 (16.67%) SCTP
4 1 (16.67%) 4G
4 1 (16.67%) SIGTRAN
4 1 (16.67%) GGSN
4 1 (16.67%) SGSN
4 1 (16.67%) WAN
4 1 (16.67%) DHCP
4 1 (16.67%) VPN
4 1 (16.67%) DNS
4 1 (16.67%) MPLS
4 1 (16.67%) OSPF
4 1 (16.67%) BGP
General
1 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (33.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Account Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Technical Account Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Technical Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Network Support
2 1 (16.67%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Services Delivery Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Service Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Network Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Mathematics
1 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) UNIX
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (33.33%) OpenUP
1 2 (33.33%) Product Management
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) CCIE
2 1 (16.67%) CCNP
2 1 (16.67%) CCIP
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Ericsson
2 2 (33.33%) Nokia
2 2 (33.33%) Huawei
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco