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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 15 19 12
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -7
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 63 63 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 12.78% 10.34% 12.90%
As % of the General category 31.34% 24.80% 27.17%
Number of salaries quoted 55 46 65
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 £36,700 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,800 £70,000 £62,500
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
201 254 265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 40.77% 41.71% 47.49%
Number of salaries quoted 179 211 237
Average salary £49,500 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.21% +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,050 £25,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £80,000 £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 19 September 2014.

Telecoms Salary Histogram in Slough

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 55 (39.57%) Finance
2 42 (30.22%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (24.46%) User Stories
4 32 (23.02%) Banking
5 31 (22.30%) ISEB
6 30 (21.58%) User Acceptance Testing
7 29 (20.86%) Retail
7 29 (20.86%) Project Management
8 26 (18.71%) Cisco
8 26 (18.71%) Business Analysis
8 26 (18.71%) Scrum
9 25 (17.99%) Security Cleared
9 25 (17.99%) Advertising
10 24 (17.27%) Stakeholder Management
10 24 (17.27%) Mobile App
11 23 (16.55%) Cisco Certification
11 23 (16.55%) Java
12 22 (15.83%) CCNA
13 21 (15.11%) Marketing
14 19 (13.67%) Waterfall
15 18 (12.95%) Degree
15 18 (12.95%) Use Case
15 18 (12.95%) UML
15 18 (12.95%) TCP/IP
16 17 (12.23%) Microsoft
16 17 (12.23%) Change Management
16 17 (12.23%) FMCG
16 17 (12.23%) BPMN
17 16 (11.51%) XML
18 15 (10.79%) Solaris

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (1.44%) Apache
1 2 (1.44%) Tomcat
1 2 (1.44%) Alfresco
1 2 (1.44%) Liferay
2 1 (0.72%) Lync
Applications
1 5 (3.60%) MS Office
2 1 (0.72%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (0.72%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.72%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.44%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 18 (12.95%) TCP/IP
2 15 (10.79%) WAN
3 14 (10.07%) LAN
3 14 (10.07%) DNS
4 13 (9.35%) ISUP
4 13 (9.35%) INAP
4 13 (9.35%) SS7
4 13 (9.35%) Wireshark
4 13 (9.35%) SMS
4 13 (9.35%) LDAP
4 13 (9.35%) HTTP
5 12 (8.63%) Multicast
5 12 (8.63%) PBX
5 12 (8.63%) VoIP
5 12 (8.63%) TETRA
6 10 (7.19%) Firewall
7 5 (3.60%) NetScreen
7 5 (3.60%) Cisco PIX
7 5 (3.60%) Network Security
7 5 (3.60%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.44%) MongoDB
2 1 (0.72%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (0.72%) NoSQL
2 1 (0.72%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (4.32%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (2.16%) JIRA
3 2 (1.44%) Eclipse
3 2 (1.44%) IntelliJ
3 2 (1.44%) Gradle
3 2 (1.44%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.44%) Subversion
4 1 (0.72%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.72%) Hudson
4 1 (0.72%) TestDirector
4 1 (0.72%) Selenium
General
1 55 (39.57%) Finance
2 32 (23.02%) Banking
3 29 (20.86%) Retail
4 25 (17.99%) Advertising
5 21 (15.11%) Marketing
6 5 (3.60%) Billing
7 2 (1.44%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.44%) Electronics
7 2 (1.44%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 61 (43.88%) Analyst
2 40 (28.78%) Business Analyst
3 21 (15.11%) Test Analyst
4 16 (11.51%) Senior Business Analyst
4 16 (11.51%) Senior Analyst
5 15 (10.79%) Project Manager
6 12 (8.63%) Product Manager
6 12 (8.63%) Portfolio Manager
7 11 (7.91%) Consultant
8 8 (5.76%) Developer
9 7 (5.04%) Telecoms Project Manager
9 7 (5.04%) Telecoms Business Analyst
10 5 (3.60%) Agile Business Analyst
10 5 (3.60%) Senior Communications Manager
10 5 (3.60%) Marketing Manager
10 5 (3.60%) Network Security Consultant
10 5 (3.60%) Communications Manager
10 5 (3.60%) Graduate
10 5 (3.60%) Network Engineer
10 5 (3.60%) Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (11.51%) XML
2 13 (9.35%) SOAP
2 13 (9.35%) Rendezvous
3 6 (4.32%) Struts
3 6 (4.32%) J2EE
4 5 (3.60%) RESTful
5 4 (2.88%) XHTML
5 4 (2.88%) HTML
5 4 (2.88%) EJB
5 4 (2.88%) Hibernate
6 2 (1.44%) Spring
6 2 (1.44%) XSLT
6 2 (1.44%) CSS
6 2 (1.44%) JSP
6 2 (1.44%) Servlets
6 2 (1.44%) jQuery
6 2 (1.44%) Velocity
6 2 (1.44%) JSR 168
6 2 (1.44%) Sass
7 1 (0.72%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 24 (17.27%) Mobile App
2 17 (12.23%) FMCG
3 14 (10.07%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (9.35%) IVR
4 13 (9.35%) Computer Science
5 6 (4.32%) Management Information System
6 5 (3.60%) Social Media
7 3 (2.16%) RMADS
8 2 (1.44%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (1.44%) DTV
8 2 (1.44%) Open Source
8 2 (1.44%) User Experience
9 1 (0.72%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.72%) Machine to Machine
9 1 (0.72%) Home Automation
9 1 (0.72%) Handset
9 1 (0.72%) iSeries
9 1 (0.72%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 15 (10.79%) Solaris
1 15 (10.79%) Linux
2 14 (10.07%) UNIX
2 14 (10.07%) Windows
3 13 (9.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 13 (9.35%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (8.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (8.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (30.22%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (24.46%) User Stories
3 30 (21.58%) User Acceptance Testing
4 29 (20.86%) Project Management
5 26 (18.71%) Scrum
5 26 (18.71%) Business Analysis
6 24 (17.27%) Stakeholder Management
7 19 (13.67%) Waterfall
8 18 (12.95%) Use Case
8 18 (12.95%) UML
9 17 (12.23%) Change Management
9 17 (12.23%) BPMN
10 14 (10.07%) Business Intelligence
10 14 (10.07%) Software Testing
11 12 (8.63%) ITIL
11 12 (8.63%) ETL
11 12 (8.63%) Product Management
11 12 (8.63%) Mobile Device Management
12 11 (7.91%) Requirements Analysis
13 10 (7.19%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 23 (16.55%) Java
2 14 (10.07%) Perl
3 8 (5.76%) SQL
4 4 (2.88%) PHP
4 4 (2.88%) JavaScript
5 3 (2.16%) C
6 2 (1.44%) C#
6 2 (1.44%) Ruby
6 2 (1.44%) Groovy
6 2 (1.44%) Scala
7 1 (0.72%) Python
Qualifications
1 31 (22.30%) ISEB
2 25 (17.99%) Security Cleared
3 23 (16.55%) Cisco Certification
4 22 (15.83%) CCNA
5 18 (12.95%) Degree
6 13 (9.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 9 (6.47%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 9 (6.47%) SC Cleared
8 7 (5.04%) CCNP
9 5 (3.60%) Postgraduate
10 3 (2.16%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 1 (0.72%) CCIE
11 1 (0.72%) CCIP
11 1 (0.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (0.72%) PMP
11 1 (0.72%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.76%) QA
2 6 (4.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (3.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 5 (3.60%) PCI DSS
3 5 (3.60%) GPG13
System Software
1 13 (9.35%) NFS
2 5 (3.60%) Snort
2 5 (3.60%) Squid
Systems Management
1 1 (0.72%) OpenView
1 1 (0.72%) Netcool
1 1 (0.72%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 26 (18.71%) Cisco
2 17 (12.23%) Microsoft
3 13 (9.35%) Red Hat
3 13 (9.35%) TIBCO
4 12 (8.63%) Fujitsu
5 11 (7.91%) Ab Initio
5 11 (7.91%) Teradata
6 10 (7.19%) Redknee
6 10 (7.19%) Citrix
7 5 (3.60%) Juniper
7 5 (3.60%) Websense
7 5 (3.60%) CheckPoint
7 5 (3.60%) Sourcefire
7 5 (3.60%) NetSuite
7 5 (3.60%) Blue Coat
7 5 (3.60%) HubSpot
8 3 (2.16%) MicroStrategy
8 3 (2.16%) IBM
9 2 (1.44%) Oracle
9 2 (1.44%) SAP
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