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

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 17 19 12
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -7
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 57 55 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 11.07% 8.99% 13.27%
As % of the General category 28.64% 22.27% 28.29%
Number of salaries quoted 47 40 67
Average salary £49,500 £55,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +19.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £30,850 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
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
199 247 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 38.64% 40.36% 46.91%
Number of salaries quoted 173 199 235
Average salary £49,500 £48,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.06% +5.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £37,750
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £75,000 £70,000
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 2 October 2014.

Telecoms Salary Histogram in Slough

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 2 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 52 (40.31%) Finance
2 40 (31.01%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (24.03%) Banking
3 31 (24.03%) User Stories
4 30 (23.26%) ISEB
5 29 (22.48%) User Acceptance Testing
6 27 (20.93%) Retail
7 25 (19.38%) Advertising
8 24 (18.60%) Project Management
9 23 (17.83%) Java
9 23 (17.83%) Cisco
9 23 (17.83%) Stakeholder Management
9 23 (17.83%) Scrum
9 23 (17.83%) Business Analysis
10 20 (15.50%) Cisco Certification
10 20 (15.50%) Degree
10 20 (15.50%) Mobile App
10 20 (15.50%) Waterfall
11 19 (14.73%) Marketing
11 19 (14.73%) Security Cleared
11 19 (14.73%) CCNA
12 18 (13.95%) UML
12 18 (13.95%) Use Case
13 17 (13.18%) FMCG
13 17 (13.18%) BPMN
13 17 (13.18%) Change Management
14 16 (12.40%) TCP/IP
15 15 (11.63%) Microsoft
15 15 (11.63%) XML
16 14 (10.85%) Solaris

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 (1.55%) Apache
1 2 (1.55%) Tomcat
1 2 (1.55%) Alfresco
1 2 (1.55%) Liferay
Applications
1 5 (3.88%) MS Office
2 1 (0.78%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (0.78%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.78%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.55%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 16 (12.40%) TCP/IP
2 14 (10.85%) DNS
3 13 (10.08%) Wireshark
3 13 (10.08%) WAN
4 12 (9.30%) HTTP
4 12 (9.30%) LDAP
4 12 (9.30%) LAN
4 12 (9.30%) SMS
4 12 (9.30%) ISUP
4 12 (9.30%) INAP
4 12 (9.30%) SS7
5 10 (7.75%) PBX
5 10 (7.75%) VoIP
5 10 (7.75%) TETRA
5 10 (7.75%) Multicast
6 9 (6.98%) Firewall
7 5 (3.88%) Wireless
8 4 (3.10%) NetScreen
8 4 (3.10%) 4G
8 4 (3.10%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.55%) MongoDB
2 1 (0.78%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (0.78%) NoSQL
2 1 (0.78%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (4.65%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (2.33%) JIRA
3 2 (1.55%) Eclipse
3 2 (1.55%) IntelliJ
3 2 (1.55%) Gradle
3 2 (1.55%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.55%) Subversion
4 1 (0.78%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.78%) Hudson
4 1 (0.78%) TestDirector
4 1 (0.78%) Selenium
General
1 52 (40.31%) Finance
2 31 (24.03%) Banking
3 27 (20.93%) Retail
4 25 (19.38%) Advertising
5 19 (14.73%) Marketing
6 5 (3.88%) Billing
7 2 (1.55%) Electronics
7 2 (1.55%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 60 (46.51%) Analyst
2 37 (28.68%) Business Analyst
3 21 (16.28%) Test Analyst
4 16 (12.40%) Senior Business Analyst
4 16 (12.40%) Senior Analyst
5 10 (7.75%) Project Manager
5 10 (7.75%) Product Manager
5 10 (7.75%) Portfolio Manager
6 9 (6.98%) Developer
7 8 (6.20%) Consultant
8 7 (5.43%) Telecoms Business Analyst
9 6 (4.65%) Senior Developer
9 6 (4.65%) Java Developer
10 5 (3.88%) Senior Manager
10 5 (3.88%) Network Engineer
10 5 (3.88%) Graduate
10 5 (3.88%) Senior Communications Manager
10 5 (3.88%) Marketing Manager
10 5 (3.88%) Senior Java Developer
10 5 (3.88%) Communications Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (11.63%) XML
2 12 (9.30%) SOAP
2 12 (9.30%) Rendezvous
3 7 (5.43%) Struts
3 7 (5.43%) J2EE
4 5 (3.88%) EJB
4 5 (3.88%) Hibernate
5 4 (3.10%) HTML
5 4 (3.10%) XHTML
6 3 (2.33%) Spring
7 2 (1.55%) XSLT
7 2 (1.55%) CSS
7 2 (1.55%) JSP
7 2 (1.55%) Servlets
7 2 (1.55%) Sass
7 2 (1.55%) Velocity
7 2 (1.55%) JSR 168
7 2 (1.55%) jQuery
7 2 (1.55%) RESTful
8 1 (0.78%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 20 (15.50%) Mobile App
2 17 (13.18%) FMCG
3 14 (10.85%) Computer Science
4 12 (9.30%) IVR
4 12 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (4.65%) Management Information System
6 5 (3.88%) Social Media
7 2 (1.55%) Smart Meter
7 2 (1.55%) Open Source
7 2 (1.55%) DTV
7 2 (1.55%) RMADS
7 2 (1.55%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.78%) iSeries
8 1 (0.78%) Handset
8 1 (0.78%) Home Automation
8 1 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.78%) Machine to Machine
Operating Systems
1 14 (10.85%) Solaris
1 14 (10.85%) Linux
2 13 (10.08%) UNIX
3 12 (9.30%) Windows
3 12 (9.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (8.53%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (7.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (7.75%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (31.01%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (24.03%) User Stories
3 29 (22.48%) User Acceptance Testing
4 24 (18.60%) Project Management
5 23 (17.83%) Stakeholder Management
5 23 (17.83%) Scrum
5 23 (17.83%) Business Analysis
6 20 (15.50%) Waterfall
7 18 (13.95%) Use Case
7 18 (13.95%) UML
8 17 (13.18%) Change Management
8 17 (13.18%) BPMN
9 14 (10.85%) Business Intelligence
10 13 (10.08%) Software Testing
11 12 (9.30%) ETL
12 11 (8.53%) ITIL
12 11 (8.53%) Requirements Analysis
13 10 (7.75%) Product Management
13 10 (7.75%) Mobile Device Management
14 9 (6.98%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 23 (17.83%) Java
2 13 (10.08%) Perl
3 9 (6.98%) SQL
4 4 (3.10%) PHP
4 4 (3.10%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.55%) C
5 2 (1.55%) C#
5 2 (1.55%) Ruby
5 2 (1.55%) Groovy
5 2 (1.55%) Scala
6 1 (0.78%) Python
Qualifications
1 30 (23.26%) ISEB
2 20 (15.50%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (15.50%) Degree
3 19 (14.73%) Security Cleared
3 19 (14.73%) CCNA
4 12 (9.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 6 (4.65%) CCNP
6 5 (3.88%) Postgraduate
6 5 (3.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 5 (3.88%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.55%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.78%) CCIE
8 1 (0.78%) CCIP
8 1 (0.78%) PMP
8 1 (0.78%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (3.10%) QA
2 4 (3.10%) PCI DSS
2 4 (3.10%) GPG13
2 4 (3.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 12 (9.30%) NFS
2 4 (3.10%) Snort
2 4 (3.10%) Squid
3 1 (0.78%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (1.55%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.78%) OpenView
2 1 (0.78%) Netcool
Vendors
1 23 (17.83%) Cisco
2 15 (11.63%) Microsoft
3 12 (9.30%) Red Hat
3 12 (9.30%) TIBCO
4 11 (8.53%) Ab Initio
4 11 (8.53%) Teradata
5 10 (7.75%) Fujitsu
6 9 (6.98%) Redknee
6 9 (6.98%) Citrix
7 5 (3.88%) NetSuite
7 5 (3.88%) HubSpot
8 4 (3.10%) Sourcefire
8 4 (3.10%) Blue Coat
8 4 (3.10%) Juniper
8 4 (3.10%) Oracle
8 4 (3.10%) Websense
8 4 (3.10%) CheckPoint
9 3 (2.33%) HP
9 3 (2.33%) MicroStrategy
10 2 (1.55%) GigaSpaces
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