Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for 2G skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited 2G over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

2G
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 253 279 295
Rank change year-on-year +26 +16 -9
Permanent jobs citing 2G 5 21 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.079% 0.24% 0.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.38% 0.96% 1.63%
Number of salaries quoted 3 18 23
Berkshire median annual salary £27,500 £35,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.43% -48.15% +17.39%
10th Percentile £26,250 £31,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £28,750 £49,725 £70,000
South East median annual salary £32,000 £35,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -8.57% -22.22% -21.74%

2G is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1326 2180 2703
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 20.87% 25.17% 24.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1007 1569 2027
Berkshire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +4.17% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £29,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £75,000 £73,750
South East median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% +4.65% +7.50%

2G
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing 2G as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for 2G in Berkshire

2G
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing 2G in Berkshire.

Salary trend for 2G in Berkshire

2G
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 2G within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newbury -15 3 £27,500 -47.62% 1
Slough 0 2 - -
2G
South East

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing 2G also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for 2G.

1 5 (100.00%) 3G
1 5 (100.00%) 4G
2 3 (60.00%) Radio Access Network
2 3 (60.00%) VoLTE
2 3 (60.00%) Network Design
2 3 (60.00%) Network Planning
2 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (40.00%) OpenUP
3 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (20.00%) Business Process Modelling
4 1 (20.00%) Analytical Thinking
4 1 (20.00%) Customer-Centricity
4 1 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) Ericsson
4 1 (20.00%) Service Management
4 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (20.00%) Fault Management
4 1 (20.00%) Line Management
4 1 (20.00%) Coaching

2G
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) 3G
1 5 (100.00%) 4G
2 3 (60.00%) Radio Access Network
2 3 (60.00%) VoLTE
General
1 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Graduate
1 3 (60.00%) Junior
1 3 (60.00%) Junior RAN Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) RAN Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Network Design
1 3 (60.00%) Network Planning
2 2 (40.00%) OpenUP
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Thinking
3 1 (20.00%) Business Process Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) Coaching
3 1 (20.00%) Customer-Centricity
3 1 (20.00%) Fault Management
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Line Management
3 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (20.00%) Service Management
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Ericsson