The first 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Slough region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 15 10 1
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -9
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 70 80 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 12.64% 11.53% 24.49%
As % of the General category 28.34% 25.08% 45.75%
Number of salaries quoted 48 45 135
Average salary £55,000 £44,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,250 £35,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £73,000 £54,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
General Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
247 319 341
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 44.58% 45.97% 53.53%
Number of salaries quoted 211 241 278
Average salary £50,000 £46,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.52% +9.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,350
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £73,250 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
Telecoms
Berkshire

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 18 April 2014.

Telecoms Salary Histogram in Slough

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 45 (38.79%) Finance
2 32 (27.59%) Mobile App
3 29 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 27 (23.28%) Marketing
5 23 (19.83%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (18.10%) Project Management
6 21 (18.10%) User Stories
7 20 (17.24%) Scrum
8 19 (16.38%) TDD
8 19 (16.38%) Retail
8 19 (16.38%) SOA
9 18 (15.52%) Banking
10 17 (14.66%) Mobile Application Development
10 17 (14.66%) SC Cleared
11 16 (13.79%) RESTful
11 16 (13.79%) XML
12 15 (12.93%) PRINCE2
12 15 (12.93%) E-Commerce
13 14 (12.07%) JavaScript
13 14 (12.07%) HTML
14 13 (11.21%) Cisco
14 13 (11.21%) Business Analysis
14 13 (11.21%) Fujitsu
14 13 (11.21%) QA
14 13 (11.21%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 12 (10.34%) Degree
15 12 (10.34%) Business Intelligence
15 12 (10.34%) Windows
16 11 (9.48%) Firewall
17 10 (8.62%) Mashup

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 4 (3.45%) Apache
1 4 (3.45%) Tomcat
2 3 (2.59%) Liferay
2 3 (2.59%) Confluence
2 3 (2.59%) WebLogic
3 2 (1.72%) Drupal
3 2 (1.72%) WebSphere
3 2 (1.72%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.72%) Lync
4 1 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.86%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.86%) IBM Notes
4 1 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.86%) Alfresco
Applications
1 3 (2.59%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.72%) MS Office
3 1 (0.86%) MS Project
3 1 (0.86%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.86%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.72%) Google Analytics
2 2 (1.72%) SiteCatalyst
3 1 (0.86%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.72%) IaaS
1 2 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (1.72%) SaaS
2 1 (0.86%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.86%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 11 (9.48%) Firewall
2 9 (7.76%) TCP/IP
3 8 (6.90%) DNS
4 6 (5.17%) VoIP
5 5 (4.31%) Internet
5 5 (4.31%) LDAP
6 3 (2.59%) OpenLDAP
6 3 (2.59%) Unified Communications
6 3 (2.59%) Multicast
6 3 (2.59%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (2.59%) HTTP
6 3 (2.59%) VPN
6 3 (2.59%) INAP
6 3 (2.59%) WAN
6 3 (2.59%) LAN
6 3 (2.59%) PBX
6 3 (2.59%) SMS
6 3 (2.59%) Wireshark
6 3 (2.59%) SSH
6 3 (2.59%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.45%) Oracle Database
2 3 (2.59%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.72%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.86%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.86%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.86%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.86%) MySQL
4 1 (0.86%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 4 (3.45%) Subversion
1 4 (3.45%) JIRA
1 4 (3.45%) IntelliJ
1 4 (3.45%) Gradle
1 4 (3.45%) Jenkins
2 3 (2.59%) Hudson
2 3 (2.59%) Apache Ivy
2 3 (2.59%) Ant
2 3 (2.59%) Selenium
3 1 (0.86%) Eclipse
General
1 45 (38.79%) Finance
2 27 (23.28%) Marketing
3 19 (16.38%) Retail
4 18 (15.52%) Banking
5 8 (6.90%) Investment Banking
6 5 (4.31%) Advertising
7 3 (2.59%) Manufacturing
7 3 (2.59%) Electronics
8 2 (1.72%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.86%) Games
9 1 (0.86%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 29 (25.00%) Analyst
2 25 (21.55%) Business Analyst
3 16 (13.79%) Agile Business Analyst
3 16 (13.79%) Project Manager
3 16 (13.79%) Developer
4 13 (11.21%) Consultant
4 13 (11.21%) Telecoms Project Manager
5 10 (8.62%) UI Developer
5 10 (8.62%) Front-End Developer
5 10 (8.62%) UI Programmer
6 8 (6.90%) Architect
7 6 (5.17%) Sales Manager
7 6 (5.17%) Telecoms Business Analyst
8 5 (4.31%) Senior Analyst
8 5 (4.31%) Senior Consultant
8 5 (4.31%) Senior Business Analyst
9 4 (3.45%) Administrator
9 4 (3.45%) Systems Administrator
9 4 (3.45%) CLAS Consultant
10 3 (2.59%) Salesforce.com Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (13.79%) RESTful
1 16 (13.79%) XML
2 14 (12.07%) HTML
3 10 (8.62%) HTML5
4 8 (6.90%) SOAP
5 5 (4.31%) REST
6 3 (2.59%) Visualforce
6 3 (2.59%) CPAN
6 3 (2.59%) X-Windows
6 3 (2.59%) MSMQ
6 3 (2.59%) Velocity
7 2 (1.72%) Web Services
7 2 (1.72%) Rendezvous
8 1 (0.86%) Middleware
8 1 (0.86%) Servlets
8 1 (0.86%) Struts
8 1 (0.86%) XSLT
8 1 (0.86%) J2EE
8 1 (0.86%) XHTML
8 1 (0.86%) JSR 168
Miscellaneous
1 32 (27.59%) Mobile App
2 10 (8.62%) Mashup
2 10 (8.62%) Smartphone
3 6 (5.17%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.45%) Clustering
4 4 (3.45%) RMADS
5 3 (2.59%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (2.59%) DTV
5 3 (2.59%) Wiki
5 3 (2.59%) IVR
6 2 (1.72%) Mobile Computing
6 2 (1.72%) Open Source
7 1 (0.86%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.86%) CMDB
7 1 (0.86%) AS400
7 1 (0.86%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 12 (10.34%) Windows
2 9 (7.76%) Linux
3 8 (6.90%) Solaris
4 6 (5.17%) UNIX
4 6 (5.17%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (5.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (5.17%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (4.31%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (3.45%) CentOS
7 3 (2.59%) Windows 7
7 3 (2.59%) Windows 8
7 3 (2.59%) AIX
8 1 (0.86%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (19.83%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (18.10%) Project Management
2 21 (18.10%) User Stories
3 20 (17.24%) Scrum
4 19 (16.38%) TDD
4 19 (16.38%) SOA
5 17 (14.66%) Mobile Application Development
6 15 (12.93%) PRINCE2
6 15 (12.93%) E-Commerce
7 13 (11.21%) Business Analysis
8 12 (10.34%) Business Intelligence
9 9 (7.76%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (6.90%) ITIL
11 7 (6.03%) ETL
11 7 (6.03%) Migration
12 6 (5.17%) Technical Architecture
12 6 (5.17%) B2B
12 6 (5.17%) Performance Tuning
13 5 (4.31%) Business Continuity
13 5 (4.31%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 14 (12.07%) JavaScript
2 9 (7.76%) C
3 7 (6.03%) Java
3 7 (6.03%) Perl
4 5 (4.31%) SQL
5 4 (3.45%) Bash Shell
5 4 (3.45%) PowerShell
6 3 (2.59%) C-shell
6 3 (2.59%) Apex Code
6 3 (2.59%) Korn
6 3 (2.59%) Ruby
7 2 (1.72%) MapBasic
7 2 (1.72%) VBScript
8 1 (0.86%) Scala
8 1 (0.86%) Groovy
8 1 (0.86%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.86%) VB
8 1 (0.86%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.86%) RPG
8 1 (0.86%) Python
Qualifications
1 29 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 17 (14.66%) SC Cleared
3 13 (11.21%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 12 (10.34%) Degree
5 7 (6.03%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (5.17%) CCNA
7 2 (1.72%) ISEB
7 2 (1.72%) CISSP
8 1 (0.86%) CCIE
8 1 (0.86%) CCNP
8 1 (0.86%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.86%) RHCE
8 1 (0.86%) MCSE
8 1 (0.86%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (11.21%) QA
2 2 (1.72%) SLA
3 1 (0.86%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.86%) GPG13
3 1 (0.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (6.03%) Active Directory
2 6 (5.17%) NFS
3 5 (4.31%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (2.59%) Sendmail
4 3 (2.59%) Xen
5 1 (0.86%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.86%) XenApp
5 1 (0.86%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.86%) vSphere
5 1 (0.86%) Snort
5 1 (0.86%) Squid
Systems Management
1 3 (2.59%) Puppet
1 3 (2.59%) YUM
1 3 (2.59%) Nagios
2 2 (1.72%) SCCM
3 1 (0.86%) OpenView
3 1 (0.86%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.86%) Netcool
3 1 (0.86%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (0.86%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 13 (11.21%) Cisco
1 13 (11.21%) Fujitsu
2 10 (8.62%) Salesforce.com
3 9 (7.76%) IBM
4 8 (6.90%) Microsoft
5 7 (6.03%) Oracle
6 6 (5.17%) VMware
6 6 (5.17%) Red Hat
7 5 (4.31%) HP
7 5 (4.31%) Google
7 5 (4.31%) Ab Initio
7 5 (4.31%) Teradata
8 4 (3.45%) SAP
8 4 (3.45%) Dell
8 4 (3.45%) Citrix
8 4 (3.45%) Cognizant
8 4 (3.45%) Sun
9 3 (2.59%) BEA
9 3 (2.59%) Remedy
9 3 (2.59%) Vignette