The table below looks at the statistics for 4G skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 4G over the 3 months to 27 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
4G
Rank 48 55 62
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +7
Permanent jobs citing 4G 11 10 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 2.14% 1.77% 0.59%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.21% 7.81% 1.75%
Number of salaries quoted 11 2 1
Median salary £38,000 £50,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-24.00% +28.20%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,250
% change year-on-year
- +8.10%
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
134 128 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 26.02% 22.65% 33.73%
Number of salaries quoted 117 80 153
Median salary £50,000 £57,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% +21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £37,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £60,000 £68,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

4G
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

The demand trend of job ads across the Slough region citing 4G as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing 4G across the Slough region over the 3 months to 27 June 2016.

4G Salary Histogram in Slough

4G
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 27 June 2016, IT jobs citing 4G 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 4G.

1 11 (78.57%) HP
2 9 (64.29%) 3G
2 9 (64.29%) 2G
3 8 (57.14%) LTE
3 8 (57.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 8 (57.14%) Defect Management
3 8 (57.14%) ISEB
3 8 (57.14%) UMTS
4 7 (50.00%) GSM
4 7 (50.00%) SS7
4 7 (50.00%) ISUP
4 7 (50.00%) SCCP
4 7 (50.00%) Test Planning
4 7 (50.00%) Diameter Protocol
4 7 (50.00%) tcpdump
4 7 (50.00%) ISTQB
4 7 (50.00%) Wireshark
4 7 (50.00%) SIGTRAN
5 4 (28.57%) Smart Meter
5 4 (28.57%) 802.1X
5 4 (28.57%) Functional Testing
5 4 (28.57%) Telecoms
5 4 (28.57%) Wireless
6 2 (14.29%) IPsec
6 2 (14.29%) Radio Access Network
7 1 (7.14%) SCTP
7 1 (7.14%) xDSL
7 1 (7.14%) Network Architecture
7 1 (7.14%) Integration Testing
7 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner

4G
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 9 (64.29%) 2G
1 9 (64.29%) 3G
2 8 (57.14%) LTE
2 8 (57.14%) UMTS
3 7 (50.00%) Diameter Protocol
3 7 (50.00%) GSM
3 7 (50.00%) ISUP
3 7 (50.00%) SCCP
3 7 (50.00%) SIGTRAN
3 7 (50.00%) SS7
3 7 (50.00%) tcpdump
3 7 (50.00%) Wireshark
4 4 (28.57%) Wireless
5 2 (14.29%) IPsec
5 2 (14.29%) Radio Access Network
6 1 (7.14%) HSRP
6 1 (7.14%) SCTP
6 1 (7.14%) VLAN
6 1 (7.14%) VRRP
6 1 (7.14%) xDSL
General
1 4 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.14%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (78.57%) Analyst
1 11 (78.57%) Test Analyst
2 7 (50.00%) Network Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Design Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) IP Design Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) RAN Design Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) RAN Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Design Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Transmission Design Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Transmission Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) 802.1X
2 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Smart Meter
2 1 (7.14%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Defect Management
2 7 (50.00%) Test Planning
3 4 (28.57%) Functional Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Integration Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Network Architecture
4 1 (7.14%) Network Design
4 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
4 1 (7.14%) Project Management
4 1 (7.14%) Service Management
4 1 (7.14%) Software Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 8 (57.14%) ISEB
1 8 (57.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 7 (50.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (7.14%) Degree
3 1 (7.14%) PMI Certification
3 1 (7.14%) PMP
3 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) HP
2 1 (7.14%) Nokia