Period
to 16 February 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Telecoms over the 6 months to 16 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Telecommunications
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
16 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 21 27 32
Rank change year-on-year +6 +5 -15
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 433 452 463
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 8.93% 7.99% 6.90%
As % of the General category 26.34% 26.81% 20.17%
Number of salaries quoted 210 230 284
Berkshire median annual salary £60,000 £56,500 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.19% +15.90% -11.36%
10th Percentile £32,500 £39,875 £31,075
90th Percentile £75,000 £77,500 £84,625
South East median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +16.67% -5.26%

Telecoms is in the General Skills 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 common skills.

All General Skills
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1,644 1,686 2,295
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 33.90% 29.80% 34.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1,114 1,180 1,656
Berkshire median annual salary £56,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.62% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £31,872 £30,000 £29,000
90th Percentile £83,750 £79,550 £76,250
South East median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% -

Telecoms
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Telecoms in Berkshire

Telecoms
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for Telecoms in Berkshire

Telecoms
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Telecoms in Berkshire over the 6 months to 16 February 2020.

Salary histogram for Telecoms in Berkshire

Telecoms
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 16 February 2020. 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
Reading +15 207 £52,500 -8.70% 38
Bracknell +33 63 £60,000 +20.00% 3
Newbury +14 39 £65,000 +13.04% 19
Slough -19 28 £55,000 -2.65% 6
Maidenhead +21 3 £55,000 +15.79% 3
Telecoms
South East

For the 6 months to 16 February 2020, IT jobs citing Telecoms also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 96 (22.17%) Finance
2 86 (19.86%) Stakeholder Management
3 80 (18.48%) Degree
4 64 (14.78%) Business Intelligence
5 57 (13.16%) Project Management
6 56 (12.93%) Agile Software Development
7 53 (12.24%) Linux
8 52 (12.01%) SQL
9 51 (11.78%) Marketing
10 43 (9.93%) Electronics
11 41 (9.47%) Public Sector
12 40 (9.24%) Legal
13 38 (8.78%) Analytical Skills
14 36 (8.31%) Radio Access Network
15 35 (8.08%) SAP
15 35 (8.08%) Problem-Solving
16 34 (7.85%) Programme Management
17 32 (7.39%) Manufacturing
17 32 (7.39%) Digital Marketing
17 32 (7.39%) Project Delivery
18 31 (7.16%) ITIL
19 30 (6.93%) Microsoft
20 29 (6.70%) SQL Server
20 29 (6.70%) Java
21 27 (6.24%) Windows
21 27 (6.24%) SLA
21 27 (6.24%) Continuous Improvement
22 26 (6.00%) QA
22 26 (6.00%) Python
23 25 (5.77%) Proactive Management

Telecoms
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:

Application Platforms
1 8 (1.85%) SharePoint
2 7 (1.62%) Apache
2 7 (1.62%) Apache Spark
3 6 (1.39%) Tomcat
4 5 (1.15%) Confluence
5 4 (0.92%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (0.92%) IIS
5 4 (0.92%) WebLogic
6 3 (0.69%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (0.46%) JBoss
8 1 (0.23%) CMS
8 1 (0.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 17 (3.93%) Microsoft Excel
2 13 (3.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 6 (1.39%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (0.92%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (0.92%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (0.23%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 24 (5.54%) Power Platform
2 15 (3.46%) AWS
3 12 (2.77%) Azure
4 9 (2.08%) Amazon Cognito
5 7 (1.62%) SaaS
6 4 (0.92%) Apigee
6 4 (0.92%) Boomi
6 4 (0.92%) GCP
7 3 (0.69%) Amazon Kinesis
7 3 (0.69%) Amazon S3
7 3 (0.69%) Serverless
8 2 (0.46%) Data Lake Analytics
8 2 (0.46%) Office 365
9 1 (0.23%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.23%) AWS CodePipeline
9 1 (0.23%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (0.23%) OpenShift
9 1 (0.23%) Tricentis Tosca
9 1 (0.23%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 36 (8.31%) Radio Access Network
2 20 (4.62%) Wireless
3 15 (3.46%) 5G
4 14 (3.23%) Ethernet
4 14 (3.23%) ZigBee
5 11 (2.54%) BGP
5 11 (2.54%) Firewall
5 11 (2.54%) MPLS
6 8 (1.85%) 4G
6 8 (1.85%) Network Security
7 6 (1.39%) 2G
7 6 (1.39%) 3G
8 5 (1.15%) Internet
8 5 (1.15%) Intranet
8 5 (1.15%) TCP/IP
9 4 (0.92%) 3GPP
9 4 (0.92%) ATM
9 4 (0.92%) Bluetooth
9 4 (0.92%) Broadband
9 4 (0.92%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (6.70%) SQL Server
2 24 (5.54%) Power BI
3 18 (4.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 17 (3.93%) Relational Database
5 11 (2.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 10 (2.31%) Data Warehouse
6 10 (2.31%) MySQL
6 10 (2.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (1.85%) Big Data
8 7 (1.62%) Hadoop
8 7 (1.62%) MS Access
9 5 (1.15%) Azure SQL Database
9 5 (1.15%) BusinessObjects
9 5 (1.15%) InfluxDB
9 5 (1.15%) MariaDB
9 5 (1.15%) SQL Server 2016
10 4 (0.92%) NoSQL
10 4 (0.92%) Oracle Database
10 4 (0.92%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (0.69%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 11 (2.54%) Git (software)
2 9 (2.08%) Visual Studio
3 8 (1.85%) JIRA
4 6 (1.39%) JUnit
4 6 (1.39%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 6 (1.39%) Subversion
5 5 (1.15%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (0.69%) Cucumber
6 3 (0.69%) Jenkins
6 3 (0.69%) Selenium
6 3 (0.69%) WebDriver
7 2 (0.46%) ERwin
7 2 (0.46%) Maven
7 2 (0.46%) SoapUI
7 2 (0.46%) SOAtest
7 2 (0.46%) SpecFlow
7 2 (0.46%) Visual Studio Team System
8 1 (0.23%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.23%) Sahi
8 1 (0.23%) UI Automator
General
1 96 (22.17%) Finance
2 51 (11.78%) Marketing
3 43 (9.93%) Electronics
4 41 (9.47%) Public Sector
5 40 (9.24%) Legal
6 32 (7.39%) Manufacturing
7 9 (2.08%) Law
8 8 (1.85%) Games
9 6 (1.39%) German Language
9 6 (1.39%) Retail
10 5 (1.15%) Aerospace
11 4 (0.92%) Banking
11 4 (0.92%) Publishing
12 3 (0.69%) Italian Language
13 1 (0.23%) Advertising
13 1 (0.23%) Billing
13 1 (0.23%) Digital Economy
13 1 (0.23%) Local Government
13 1 (0.23%) Mandarin Language
13 1 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 62 (14.32%) Analyst
2 51 (11.78%) Project Manager
3 42 (9.70%) Senior Manager
4 38 (8.78%) Architect
5 30 (6.93%) Developer
6 26 (6.00%) Telecoms Manager
7 23 (5.31%) Delivery Manager
8 20 (4.62%) Senior Project Manager
9 17 (3.93%) Embedded Engineer
10 14 (3.23%) Network Engineer
10 14 (3.23%) Software Engineer
11 13 (3.00%) IP Engineer
11 13 (3.00%) QA Manager
11 13 (3.00%) Systems Analyst
12 12 (2.77%) Designer
12 12 (2.77%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
12 12 (2.77%) Firmware Engineer
12 12 (2.77%) Problem Manager
12 12 (2.77%) SQL Analyst
12 12 (2.77%) Telecoms Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (3.93%) .NET
2 13 (3.00%) Middleware
3 12 (2.77%) CSS
4 8 (1.85%) HTML
4 8 (1.85%) React
4 8 (1.85%) SOAP
5 7 (1.62%) Web Services
6 6 (1.39%) ASP.NET
6 6 (1.39%) HTML5
6 6 (1.39%) POSIX
6 6 (1.39%) Redux
6 6 (1.39%) STL
7 5 (1.15%) AngularJS
7 5 (1.15%) JSON
7 5 (1.15%) LAMP
7 5 (1.15%) REST
7 5 (1.15%) Spring
7 5 (1.15%) XML
8 4 (0.92%) SAML
8 4 (0.92%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 38 (8.78%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (3.00%) Self-Motivation
2 13 (3.00%) Virtual Team
3 7 (1.62%) Data Centre
4 6 (1.39%) Cyberattack
4 6 (1.39%) Mobile App
5 5 (1.15%) Device Driver
5 5 (1.15%) Embedded Systems
5 5 (1.15%) Internet of Things
5 5 (1.15%) Linux Command Line
6 4 (0.92%) Blog
6 4 (0.92%) Driving Licence
6 4 (0.92%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (0.92%) Smart City
7 3 (0.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 3 (0.69%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.46%) Robotics
9 1 (0.23%) e-Learning
9 1 (0.23%) Reference Data
9 1 (0.23%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 53 (12.24%) Linux
2 27 (6.24%) Windows
3 14 (3.23%) Unix
4 7 (1.62%) Android
5 6 (1.39%) Apple iOS
6 5 (1.15%) CentOS
6 5 (1.15%) Debian
6 5 (1.15%) Ubuntu
7 4 (0.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (0.92%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.23%) Solaris
8 1 (0.23%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (19.86%) Stakeholder Management
2 64 (14.78%) Business Intelligence
3 57 (13.16%) Project Management
4 56 (12.93%) Agile Software Development
5 35 (8.08%) Problem-Solving
6 34 (7.85%) Programme Management
7 32 (7.39%) Digital Marketing
7 32 (7.39%) Project Delivery
8 31 (7.16%) ITIL
9 27 (6.24%) Continuous Improvement
10 25 (5.77%) Proactive Management
10 25 (5.77%) Problem Management
11 24 (5.54%) Cybersecurity
11 24 (5.54%) Software Engineering
11 24 (5.54%) Test Automation
12 23 (5.31%) DevOps
13 22 (5.08%) Data Modelling
14 20 (4.62%) Data Management
15 19 (4.39%) Collaborative Working
16 18 (4.16%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 52 (12.01%) SQL
2 29 (6.70%) Java
3 26 (6.00%) Python
4 25 (5.77%) C#
5 24 (5.54%) C++
5 24 (5.54%) T-SQL
6 23 (5.31%) C
7 16 (3.70%) Perl
8 15 (3.46%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 12 (2.77%) JavaScript
10 7 (1.62%) Bash Shell
11 6 (1.39%) Apple Swift
12 5 (1.15%) Embedded C
12 5 (1.15%) Shell Script
13 4 (0.92%) PL/SQL
13 4 (0.92%) PowerShell
14 3 (0.69%) Go
14 3 (0.69%) Scala
15 2 (0.46%) Kotlin
16 1 (0.23%) VB
Qualifications
1 80 (18.48%) Degree
2 25 (5.77%) Cisco Certification
3 16 (3.70%) Security Cleared
4 14 (3.23%) CCNP
4 14 (3.23%) CISSP
5 13 (3.00%) CCNA
6 11 (2.54%) CIMA
6 11 (2.54%) SC Cleared
7 10 (2.31%) ACCA
7 10 (2.31%) CCIE
8 8 (1.85%) CCIP
9 6 (1.39%) CISM
9 6 (1.39%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
9 6 (1.39%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (1.39%) SSCP
10 3 (0.69%) PMP
11 2 (0.46%) AWS Certification
11 2 (0.46%) CCIE Routing and Switching
11 2 (0.46%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 2 (0.46%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (6.24%) SLA
2 26 (6.00%) QA
3 22 (5.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 13 (3.00%) Data Quality
4 13 (3.00%) GDPR
5 10 (2.31%) PMO
6 8 (1.85%) NIST
7 4 (0.92%) PCI DSS
8 3 (0.69%) IFRS
8 3 (0.69%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.23%) Disclosure Scotland
9 1 (0.23%) NEBOSH
System Software
1 12 (2.77%) Firmware
2 8 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (1.39%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.46%) Docker
5 1 (0.23%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.23%) HDFS
5 1 (0.23%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.23%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (2.08%) Ansible
2 4 (0.92%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (0.92%) TIBCO Hawk
3 2 (0.46%) HP ALM
3 2 (0.46%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.23%) Grafana
4 1 (0.23%) HP Fortify
4 1 (0.23%) Netcool
4 1 (0.23%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.23%) Puppet
4 1 (0.23%) Terraform
Vendors
1 35 (8.08%) SAP
2 30 (6.93%) Microsoft
3 24 (5.54%) Cisco
4 16 (3.70%) Remedy
5 15 (3.46%) Juniper
6 13 (3.00%) Red Hat
6 13 (3.00%) VMware
7 11 (2.54%) TIBCO
8 8 (1.85%) Dell
8 8 (1.85%) Google
8 8 (1.85%) HP
8 8 (1.85%) Nortel
8 8 (1.85%) Pega
9 7 (1.62%) Oracle
10 5 (1.15%) Blue Prism
10 5 (1.15%) EMC
10 5 (1.15%) F5
10 5 (1.15%) UiPath
11 4 (0.92%) Huawei
11 4 (0.92%) Palo Alto