The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for 3G skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited 3G over the 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3G
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 169 161 162
Rank change year-on-year -8 +1  
Permanent jobs citing 3G 10 45 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.30% 1.01% 1.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.24% 3.99% 4.79%
Number of salaries quoted 8 27 8
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +25.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £49,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year -8.16% +28.94%  

3G is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 805 1129 1336
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 24.33% 25.27% 25.90%
Number of salaries quoted 627 869 856
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,554 £32,500 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

3G
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing 3G as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for 3G in Berkshire

3G
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for 3G in Berkshire

3G
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 3G within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Slough +12 10 £45,000 +18.42%
3G
South East

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, IT jobs citing 3G 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 3G.

1 16 (100.00%) 4G
2 10 (62.50%) Linux
3 9 (56.25%) LTE
4 8 (50.00%) Telecoms
4 8 (50.00%) C
4 8 (50.00%) C++
5 5 (31.25%) Wireless
5 5 (31.25%) MPLS
5 5 (31.25%) Test Automation
6 4 (25.00%) Bash Shell
6 4 (25.00%) Embedded Linux
6 4 (25.00%) 802.11
6 4 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (25.00%) IPv4
6 4 (25.00%) IPv6
6 4 (25.00%) Ericsson
6 4 (25.00%) HTML
6 4 (25.00%) Java
6 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 4 (25.00%) Perl
6 4 (25.00%) Python
6 4 (25.00%) Scenario Testing
6 4 (25.00%) Test Strategy
6 4 (25.00%) BroadSoft
6 4 (25.00%) Functional Testing
6 4 (25.00%) MVNO
6 4 (25.00%) VoLTE
6 4 (25.00%) 802.1X
7 3 (18.75%) 2G
8 2 (12.50%) OpenUP

3G
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 16 (100.00%) 4G
2 9 (56.25%) LTE
3 5 (31.25%) MPLS
3 5 (31.25%) Wireless
4 4 (25.00%) 802.11
4 4 (25.00%) IPv4
4 4 (25.00%) IPv6
4 4 (25.00%) MVNO
4 4 (25.00%) VoLTE
4 4 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (18.75%) 2G
6 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
7 1 (6.25%) BGP
7 1 (6.25%) Broadband
7 1 (6.25%) DNS
7 1 (6.25%) H.323
7 1 (6.25%) L2TP
7 1 (6.25%) LAN
7 1 (6.25%) OSPF
7 1 (6.25%) SS7
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) LabVIEW
General
1 8 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) 4G Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) C Developer
2 4 (25.00%) C/C++ Developer
2 4 (25.00%) C/C++ Software Developer
2 4 (25.00%) C++ Developer
2 4 (25.00%) C++ Software Developer
2 4 (25.00%) Developer
2 4 (25.00%) Embedded C Developer
2 4 (25.00%) Embedded C/C++ Developer
2 4 (25.00%) Embedded C++ Developer
2 4 (25.00%) Embedded Developer
2 4 (25.00%) Embedded Software Developer
2 4 (25.00%) Integration Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Linux Developer
2 4 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) LTE Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Mobile Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Software Integration Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Test Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) VoLTE Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) 802.1X
1 4 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (6.25%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (62.50%) Linux
2 4 (25.00%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (6.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Test Automation
2 4 (25.00%) Functional Testing
2 4 (25.00%) Scenario Testing
2 4 (25.00%) Test Strategy
3 2 (12.50%) OpenUP
4 1 (6.25%) Change Management
4 1 (6.25%) Fault Management
4 1 (6.25%) Incident Management
4 1 (6.25%) ITIL
4 1 (6.25%) Line Management
4 1 (6.25%) Network Management
4 1 (6.25%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (6.25%) Problem Management
4 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
4 1 (6.25%) Service Management
4 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) C
1 8 (50.00%) C++
2 4 (25.00%) Bash Shell
2 4 (25.00%) Java
2 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (25.00%) Perl
2 4 (25.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) CCIP
1 1 (6.25%) CCNP
1 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (6.25%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Cacti
1 1 (6.25%) OpenView
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) BroadSoft
1 4 (25.00%) Ericsson
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco
2 1 (6.25%) HP