The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT jobs advertised for the Wokingham 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 18 19 22
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +3
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 10 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wokingham 9.90% 2.67% 5.97%
As % of the General category 40.00% 11.76% 13.56%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 6
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +50.00%
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 Wokingham region.

General Category
Wokingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
25 17 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wokingham 24.75% 22.67% 44.03%
Number of salaries quoted 24 10 53
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -24.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £32,600 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £74,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Wokingham

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

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Wokingham

Telecoms
Salary Trend in Wokingham

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

Telecoms Salary Trend in Wokingham

Telecoms
Salary Histogram in Wokingham

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

Telecoms Salary Histogram in Wokingham

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wokingham

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Wokingham 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 11 (84.62%) Finance
1 11 (84.62%) Banking
2 6 (46.15%) Oracle
2 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
3 5 (38.46%) IIS
3 5 (38.46%) MS Office
3 5 (38.46%) Windows
3 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
3 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
3 5 (38.46%) SQL Server 2000
3 5 (38.46%) Degree
4 3 (23.08%) Internet
4 3 (23.08%) C#
4 3 (23.08%) SQL
5 2 (15.38%) XML
5 2 (15.38%) HTTP
5 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
5 2 (15.38%) ISEB
5 2 (15.38%) GAMP
5 2 (15.38%) Automated Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
5 2 (15.38%) Life Science
5 2 (15.38%) Software Testing
5 2 (15.38%) ISTQB
5 2 (15.38%) Test Scripting
5 2 (15.38%) V-Model
5 2 (15.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (7.69%) Ciena
6 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (7.69%) Change Control

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Wokingham by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Wokingham 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 5 (38.46%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (38.46%) MS Office
1 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Assets
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) Internet
2 2 (15.38%) HTTP
2 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
3 1 (7.69%) VPN
3 1 (7.69%) SDH
3 1 (7.69%) Ethernet
3 1 (7.69%) DWDM
3 1 (7.69%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
2 5 (38.46%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 11 (84.62%) Finance
1 11 (84.62%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Support Specialist
1 5 (38.46%) Implementation Specialist
2 3 (23.08%) Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Test Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Software Test Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Team Leader
4 1 (7.69%) Development Team Leader
4 1 (7.69%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Senior C# Developer
4 1 (7.69%) PMO Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Software Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Author
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Author
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Development Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Services Delivery Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Service Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) XML
2 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (7.69%) .NET
2 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
2 1 (7.69%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
1 2 (15.38%) Life Science
2 1 (7.69%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (15.38%) Automated Testing
1 2 (15.38%) Software Testing
1 2 (15.38%) Test Scripting
1 2 (15.38%) V-Model
2 1 (7.69%) Change Control
2 1 (7.69%) Time Management
2 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
2 1 (7.69%) Project Management
2 1 (7.69%) Service Management
2 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
2 1 (7.69%) MVC
2 1 (7.69%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) C#
1 3 (23.08%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) Degree
2 2 (15.38%) ISEB
2 2 (15.38%) ISTQB
2 2 (15.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) GAMP
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Oracle
2 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) Juniper
3 1 (7.69%) Ciena
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco