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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
4G
Rank 68 - 64
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing 4G 4 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.60% - 0.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.37% - 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Average salary £40,000 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £52,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year
-23.80% +27.27%
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
169 148 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 25.41% 25.61% 21.94%
Number of salaries quoted 96 117 103
Average salary £42,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £35,000 £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

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 24 December 2014, 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 5 (62.50%) LTE
2 4 (50.00%) Wireshark
3 3 (37.50%) VPN
3 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
4 2 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (25.00%) ITIL
4 2 (25.00%) Linux
4 2 (25.00%) ATM
4 2 (25.00%) Broadband
4 2 (25.00%) SDH
4 2 (25.00%) VoIP
4 2 (25.00%) Ethernet
4 2 (25.00%) SLA
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco
4 2 (25.00%) HP
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (25.00%) 802.11
4 2 (25.00%) RTP
4 2 (25.00%) TCAP
4 2 (25.00%) ISUP
4 2 (25.00%) SCCP
4 2 (25.00%) INAP
4 2 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (25.00%) Wireless
4 2 (25.00%) Validation
4 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (25.00%) TOGAF
4 2 (25.00%) WiMAX
4 2 (25.00%) Network Planning
4 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis

4G
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (12.50%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) LTE
2 4 (50.00%) Wireshark
3 3 (37.50%) VPN
4 2 (25.00%) 802.11
4 2 (25.00%) ATM
4 2 (25.00%) Broadband
4 2 (25.00%) SDH
4 2 (25.00%) VoIP
4 2 (25.00%) MGW
4 2 (25.00%) Ethernet
4 2 (25.00%) RTP
4 2 (25.00%) TCAP
4 2 (25.00%) ISUP
4 2 (25.00%) SCCP
4 2 (25.00%) INAP
4 2 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (25.00%) Wireless
4 2 (25.00%) WiMAX
4 2 (25.00%) VLAN
4 2 (25.00%) Radio Access Network
General
1 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
2 1 (12.50%) Advertising
2 1 (12.50%) Marketing
2 1 (12.50%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Network Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Support Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Test Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Network Support Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Network Support
2 2 (25.00%) Wireless Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) WML
1 1 (12.50%) XML
1 1 (12.50%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) DTV
1 1 (12.50%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) ITIL
1 2 (25.00%) Validation
1 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (25.00%) TOGAF
1 2 (25.00%) Network Planning
1 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (25.00%) Performance Testing
1 2 (25.00%) System Testing
1 2 (25.00%) OpenUP
2 1 (12.50%) Network Management
2 1 (12.50%) Use Case
2 1 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
2 1 (12.50%) UML
2 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (12.50%) CCIE
2 1 (12.50%) CCNP
2 1 (12.50%) CCIP
2 1 (12.50%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) OpenView
1 1 (12.50%) Netcool
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco
1 2 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (12.50%) BMC
2 1 (12.50%) Ericsson
2 1 (12.50%) Remedy
2 1 (12.50%) Cramer
2 1 (12.50%) Amdocs
2 1 (12.50%) ComArch
2 1 (12.50%) SAP