The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 22 24 16
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -8
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 51 42 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 9.41% 6.98% 11.22%
As % of the General category 24.76% 16.94% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 44 31 55
Average salary £49,500 £50,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.00% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,600 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,300 £65,000 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Telecoms
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Slough region.

General Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
206 248 236
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 38.01% 41.20% 44.87%
Number of salaries quoted 179 192 217
Average salary £49,500 £49,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.02% +6.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,800 £30,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £75,000 £93,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Slough region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Telecoms
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Telecoms Salary Trend in Slough

Telecoms
Salary Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Slough region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

Telecoms Salary Histogram in Slough

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Slough region citing Telecoms 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 Telecoms.

1 48 (40.34%) Finance
2 38 (31.93%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (27.73%) Banking
4 30 (25.21%) ISEB
5 29 (24.37%) User Acceptance Testing
5 29 (24.37%) User Stories
6 27 (22.69%) Advertising
7 24 (20.17%) Scrum
7 24 (20.17%) Retail
8 23 (19.33%) Business Analysis
8 23 (19.33%) Java
9 22 (18.49%) Stakeholder Management
10 21 (17.65%) Cisco
10 21 (17.65%) Waterfall
11 20 (16.81%) Project Management
11 20 (16.81%) Marketing
11 20 (16.81%) Degree
12 19 (15.97%) Use Case
12 19 (15.97%) Cisco Certification
12 19 (15.97%) UML
12 19 (15.97%) Mobile App
13 18 (15.13%) CCNA
13 18 (15.13%) Change Management
13 18 (15.13%) BPMN
13 18 (15.13%) FMCG
14 15 (12.61%) TCP/IP
15 14 (11.76%) Linux
15 14 (11.76%) XML
16 13 (10.92%) UNIX
16 13 (10.92%) Solaris

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Slough region citing Telecoms 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 Telecoms. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (1.68%) Apache
1 2 (1.68%) Tomcat
1 2 (1.68%) Alfresco
1 2 (1.68%) Liferay
Applications
1 4 (3.36%) MS Office
2 1 (0.84%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (0.84%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.84%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.68%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 15 (12.61%) TCP/IP
2 13 (10.92%) DNS
3 12 (10.08%) Wireshark
3 12 (10.08%) WAN
4 11 (9.24%) HTTP
4 11 (9.24%) LDAP
4 11 (9.24%) LAN
4 11 (9.24%) SMS
4 11 (9.24%) ISUP
4 11 (9.24%) INAP
4 11 (9.24%) SS7
5 9 (7.56%) PBX
5 9 (7.56%) VoIP
5 9 (7.56%) TETRA
5 9 (7.56%) Multicast
6 8 (6.72%) Firewall
7 4 (3.36%) Wireless
7 4 (3.36%) NetScreen
7 4 (3.36%) 4G
7 4 (3.36%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.68%) MongoDB
2 1 (0.84%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (0.84%) NoSQL
2 1 (0.84%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (5.04%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (2.52%) JIRA
3 2 (1.68%) Eclipse
3 2 (1.68%) IntelliJ
3 2 (1.68%) Gradle
3 2 (1.68%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.68%) Subversion
4 1 (0.84%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.84%) Hudson
4 1 (0.84%) TestDirector
4 1 (0.84%) Selenium
General
1 48 (40.34%) Finance
2 33 (27.73%) Banking
3 27 (22.69%) Advertising
4 24 (20.17%) Retail
5 20 (16.81%) Marketing
6 5 (4.20%) Billing
7 2 (1.68%) Electronics
7 2 (1.68%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 56 (47.06%) Analyst
2 34 (28.57%) Business Analyst
3 20 (16.81%) Test Analyst
4 16 (13.45%) Senior Business Analyst
4 16 (13.45%) Senior Analyst
5 10 (8.40%) Developer
6 9 (7.56%) Product Manager
6 9 (7.56%) Portfolio Manager
7 7 (5.88%) Marketing Manager
7 7 (5.88%) Communications Manager
7 7 (5.88%) Senior Communications Manager
7 7 (5.88%) Senior Manager
8 6 (5.04%) Senior Developer
8 6 (5.04%) Java Developer
8 6 (5.04%) Project Manager
8 6 (5.04%) Telecoms Business Analyst
9 5 (4.20%) Senior Java Developer
9 5 (4.20%) Network Engineer
10 4 (3.36%) Network Consultant
10 4 (3.36%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (11.76%) XML
2 11 (9.24%) SOAP
2 11 (9.24%) Rendezvous
3 7 (5.88%) Struts
3 7 (5.88%) J2EE
4 5 (4.20%) HTML
4 5 (4.20%) EJB
4 5 (4.20%) Hibernate
4 5 (4.20%) XHTML
5 3 (2.52%) Sass
5 3 (2.52%) jQuery
5 3 (2.52%) Spring
5 3 (2.52%) CSS
5 3 (2.52%) JSP
6 2 (1.68%) Servlets
6 2 (1.68%) XSLT
6 2 (1.68%) RESTful
6 2 (1.68%) Velocity
6 2 (1.68%) JSR 168
7 1 (0.84%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 19 (15.97%) Mobile App
2 18 (15.13%) FMCG
3 12 (10.08%) Computer Science
4 11 (9.24%) IVR
5 9 (7.56%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (5.88%) Social Media
7 6 (5.04%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.68%) DTV
8 2 (1.68%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (1.68%) Smart Meter
8 2 (1.68%) Open Source
9 1 (0.84%) Home Automation
9 1 (0.84%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.84%) Machine to Machine
9 1 (0.84%) iSeries
9 1 (0.84%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 14 (11.76%) Linux
2 13 (10.92%) UNIX
2 13 (10.92%) Solaris
3 11 (9.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (9.24%) Windows
4 10 (8.40%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (7.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (7.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (31.93%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (24.37%) User Acceptance Testing
2 29 (24.37%) User Stories
3 24 (20.17%) Scrum
4 23 (19.33%) Business Analysis
5 22 (18.49%) Stakeholder Management
6 21 (17.65%) Waterfall
7 20 (16.81%) Project Management
8 19 (15.97%) UML
8 19 (15.97%) Use Case
9 18 (15.13%) BPMN
9 18 (15.13%) Change Management
10 12 (10.08%) Software Testing
11 11 (9.24%) Business Intelligence
12 10 (8.40%) Service Management
13 9 (7.56%) ETL
13 9 (7.56%) Service Delivery
13 9 (7.56%) CRM
13 9 (7.56%) Product Management
13 9 (7.56%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (19.33%) Java
2 12 (10.08%) Perl
3 9 (7.56%) SQL
4 5 (4.20%) PHP
4 5 (4.20%) JavaScript
5 3 (2.52%) Ruby
5 3 (2.52%) C#
6 2 (1.68%) Groovy
6 2 (1.68%) Scala
7 1 (0.84%) Python
Qualifications
1 30 (25.21%) ISEB
2 20 (16.81%) Degree
3 19 (15.97%) Cisco Certification
4 18 (15.13%) CCNA
5 11 (9.24%) Security Cleared
5 11 (9.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 7 (5.88%) Postgraduate
7 6 (5.04%) CCNP
8 2 (1.68%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (1.68%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.84%) CCIP
9 1 (0.84%) CCIE
9 1 (0.84%) PMP
9 1 (0.84%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (3.36%) PCI DSS
2 4 (3.36%) GPG13
2 4 (3.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.84%) QA
System Software
1 11 (9.24%) NFS
2 4 (3.36%) Snort
2 4 (3.36%) Squid
3 1 (0.84%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (1.68%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.84%) logstash
2 1 (0.84%) OpenView
2 1 (0.84%) Netcool
2 1 (0.84%) Nagios
Vendors
1 21 (17.65%) Cisco
2 13 (10.92%) Microsoft
3 11 (9.24%) Red Hat
3 11 (9.24%) TIBCO
4 9 (7.56%) Ab Initio
4 9 (7.56%) Teradata
5 8 (6.72%) Redknee
5 8 (6.72%) Citrix
6 7 (5.88%) NetSuite
6 7 (5.88%) HubSpot
7 6 (5.04%) Fujitsu
8 4 (3.36%) Sourcefire
8 4 (3.36%) Blue Coat
8 4 (3.36%) Juniper
8 4 (3.36%) Oracle
8 4 (3.36%) Websense
8 4 (3.36%) CheckPoint
9 3 (2.52%) HP
9 3 (2.52%) MicroStrategy
10 2 (1.68%) GigaSpaces
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