The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for 4G skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited 4G over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

4G
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 168 164 182
Rank change year-on-year -4 +18  
Permanent jobs citing 4G 19 44 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.57% 0.99% 0.84%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.37% 3.93% 3.22%
Number of salaries quoted 16 28 15
Median salary £45,000 £48,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% -26.15%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £36,350 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% -  

4G 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 801 1119 1336
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 24.13% 25.11% 26.05%
Number of salaries quoted 626 867 862
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,615 £32,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

4G
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing 4G as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for 4G in Berkshire

4G
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing 4G in Berkshire.

Salary trend for 4G in Berkshire

4G
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing 4G in Berkshire over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for 4G in Berkshire

4G
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 4G within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 26 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 +10 13 £45,000 +18.42%
Newbury -9 3 £50,000 -2.43%
Reading +9 1 £85,000 +38.77%
4G
South East

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT jobs citing 4G 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 4G.

1 21 (65.63%) Telecoms
2 18 (56.25%) 3G
3 14 (43.75%) LTE
4 13 (40.63%) Wireless
5 12 (37.50%) 802.1X
5 12 (37.50%) Linux
6 11 (34.38%) Functional Testing
7 10 (31.25%) C
7 10 (31.25%) C++
8 9 (28.13%) HP
8 9 (28.13%) VoLTE
9 8 (25.00%) Smart Meter
10 7 (21.88%) Ericsson
11 6 (18.75%) Test Automation
11 6 (18.75%) IPv6
12 5 (15.63%) Python
12 5 (15.63%) HTML
12 5 (15.63%) Java
12 5 (15.63%) JavaScript
12 5 (15.63%) Perl
12 5 (15.63%) IPv4
12 5 (15.63%) 802.11
12 5 (15.63%) MPLS
12 5 (15.63%) Bash Shell
12 5 (15.63%) Embedded Linux
12 5 (15.63%) Wi-Fi
12 5 (15.63%) Test Strategy
12 5 (15.63%) VoWiFi
13 4 (12.50%) Scenario Testing
13 4 (12.50%) BroadSoft

4G
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 18 (56.25%) 3G
2 14 (43.75%) LTE
3 13 (40.63%) Wireless
4 9 (28.13%) VoLTE
5 6 (18.75%) IPv6
6 5 (15.63%) 802.11
6 5 (15.63%) IPv4
6 5 (15.63%) MPLS
6 5 (15.63%) VoWiFi
6 5 (15.63%) Wi-Fi
7 4 (12.50%) Diameter Protocol
7 4 (12.50%) Internet
7 4 (12.50%) MVNO
7 4 (12.50%) SIGTRAN
8 3 (9.38%) 2G
8 3 (9.38%) SMS
9 2 (6.25%) Broadband
9 2 (6.25%) TCP/IP
10 1 (3.13%) DHCP
10 1 (3.13%) DNS
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) LabVIEW
General
1 21 (65.63%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.25%) Billing
2 2 (6.25%) Marketing
3 1 (3.13%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (25.00%) Analyst
2 7 (21.88%) Mobile Engineer
2 7 (21.88%) Network Analyst
2 7 (21.88%) Test Analyst
3 6 (18.75%) 4G Engineer
4 5 (15.63%) C Developer
4 5 (15.63%) C/C++ Developer
4 5 (15.63%) C/C++ Software Developer
4 5 (15.63%) C++ Developer
4 5 (15.63%) C++ Software Developer
4 5 (15.63%) Embedded C Developer
4 5 (15.63%) Embedded C/C++ Developer
4 5 (15.63%) Embedded C++ Developer
4 5 (15.63%) Embedded Developer
4 5 (15.63%) Embedded Software Developer
4 5 (15.63%) Linux Developer
4 5 (15.63%) Linux Engineer
4 5 (15.63%) LTE Engineer
4 5 (15.63%) Software Integration Engineer
4 5 (15.63%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (37.50%) 802.1X
2 5 (15.63%) HTML
3 1 (3.13%) CSS
3 1 (3.13%) WAP
3 1 (3.13%) WML
3 1 (3.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) Smart Meter
2 2 (6.25%) Internet of Things
2 2 (6.25%) Mobile App
2 2 (6.25%) User Experience
3 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.13%) Handset
3 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (37.50%) Linux
2 5 (15.63%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (6.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (34.38%) Functional Testing
2 6 (18.75%) Test Automation
3 5 (15.63%) Test Strategy
4 4 (12.50%) Scenario Testing
5 3 (9.38%) OpenUP
6 2 (6.25%) B2B
6 2 (6.25%) Pricing Strategy
6 2 (6.25%) Product Management
6 2 (6.25%) Product Marketing
6 2 (6.25%) Service Management
7 1 (3.13%) Change Management
7 1 (3.13%) CRM
7 1 (3.13%) ITIL
7 1 (3.13%) Line Management
7 1 (3.13%) Network Management
7 1 (3.13%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (3.13%) Performance Engineering
7 1 (3.13%) Performance Management
7 1 (3.13%) Problem Management
7 1 (3.13%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 10 (31.25%) C
1 10 (31.25%) C++
2 5 (15.63%) Bash Shell
2 5 (15.63%) Java
2 5 (15.63%) JavaScript
2 5 (15.63%) Perl
2 5 (15.63%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.13%) CCIP
2 1 (3.13%) CCNP
2 1 (3.13%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (3.13%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) Cacti
1 1 (3.13%) OpenView
Vendors
1 9 (28.13%) HP
2 7 (21.88%) Ericsson
3 4 (12.50%) BroadSoft
4 2 (6.25%) Cisco
5 1 (3.13%) Facebook