The table below looks at the statistics for 4G skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 4G over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
4G
Rank 54 65 70
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +5
Permanent jobs citing 4G 11 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 2.01% 0.20% 0.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.65% 0.63% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 2
Average salary £50,000 - £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -20.00%
4G
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
114 160 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 20.80% 31.56% 20.98%
Number of salaries quoted 76 136 121
Average salary £50,000 £46,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.52% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,400 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

4G
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing 4G across the Slough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

4G Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

4G
Salary Trend in Slough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing 4G across the Slough region.

4G Salary Trend in Slough

4G
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Slough region citing 4G 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 4G.

1 7 (53.85%) 3G
1 7 (53.85%) OpenUP
2 5 (38.46%) LTE
2 5 (38.46%) 2G
2 5 (38.46%) Wireless
3 4 (30.77%) Remedy
3 4 (30.77%) Ericsson
3 4 (30.77%) GSM
3 4 (30.77%) Fault Management
3 4 (30.77%) Amdocs
3 4 (30.77%) Wireshark
3 4 (30.77%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 3 (23.08%) Network Management
4 3 (23.08%) Radio Access Network
4 3 (23.08%) MGW
4 3 (23.08%) M3UA
4 3 (23.08%) VoLTE
4 3 (23.08%) Line Management
4 3 (23.08%) Performance Metrics
4 3 (23.08%) WiMAX
4 3 (23.08%) Performance Testing
4 3 (23.08%) UMTS
4 3 (23.08%) Perl
4 3 (23.08%) SLA
4 3 (23.08%) RTP
4 3 (23.08%) TCAP
4 3 (23.08%) ISUP
4 3 (23.08%) SCCP
4 3 (23.08%) INAP
4 3 (23.08%) Telecoms

4G
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Slough region citing 4G 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 4G. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) 3G
2 5 (38.46%) Wireless
2 5 (38.46%) 2G
2 5 (38.46%) LTE
3 4 (30.77%) Wireshark
3 4 (30.77%) GSM
4 3 (23.08%) UMTS
4 3 (23.08%) RTP
4 3 (23.08%) TCAP
4 3 (23.08%) ISUP
4 3 (23.08%) SCCP
4 3 (23.08%) INAP
4 3 (23.08%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (23.08%) WiMAX
4 3 (23.08%) MGW
4 3 (23.08%) Radio Access Network
4 3 (23.08%) M3UA
4 3 (23.08%) VoLTE
5 2 (15.38%) Broadband
6 1 (7.69%) 802.11
General
1 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.69%) Legal
2 1 (7.69%) Advertising
2 1 (7.69%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Operations Manager
1 3 (23.08%) Test Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Network Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Network Support
3 1 (7.69%) Integration Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Wireless Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (7.69%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) OpenUP
2 4 (30.77%) Fault Management
3 3 (23.08%) Performance Testing
3 3 (23.08%) Validation
3 3 (23.08%) Network Management
3 3 (23.08%) Line Management
4 2 (15.38%) Network Design
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (7.69%) System Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.69%) ITIL
5 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
5 1 (7.69%) Project Management
5 1 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (7.69%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (7.69%) PMP
2 1 (7.69%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) SLA
2 1 (7.69%) PMBOK
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) OpenView
1 1 (7.69%) Netcool
1 1 (7.69%) Iperf
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Ericsson
1 4 (30.77%) Remedy
1 4 (30.77%) Amdocs
1 4 (30.77%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
Slough
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Telefonica
Posted: 6 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Telefónica
Salary: £49 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago