Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Telecommunications
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 13 10
Rank change year-on-year -4 -3 -8
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 622 1056 1436
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 9.80% 12.11% 13.16%
As % of the General category 26.79% 31.30% 32.88%
Number of salaries quoted 340 443 947
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% -4.35% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £32,950 £32,800
90th Percentile £83,250 £92,500 £87,500
South East median annual salary £46,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -3.16% -5.00% -3.85%

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 2322 3374 4368
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 36.60% 38.71% 40.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1593 2321 3118
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £28,800 £30,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £76,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 22 November 2017.

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 22 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
Reading -36 129 £47,500 -26.92% 13
Newbury -1 127 £40,000 -20.00% 9
Slough -7 63 £45,000 -47.06% 6
Maidenhead +41 48 £42,500 +30.77% 2
Bracknell -12 23 £57,500 +9.52% 3
Wokingham - 6 £50,000 -
Thatcham - 2 £42,500 -
Telecoms
South East

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT jobs citing Telecoms 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 Telecoms.

1 228 (36.66%) Finance
2 185 (29.74%) Marketing
3 133 (21.38%) Programme Management
4 131 (21.06%) Business Intelligence
5 121 (19.45%) Electronics
6 120 (19.29%) SQL
7 117 (18.81%) Digital Marketing
8 116 (18.65%) SAP
8 116 (18.65%) Manufacturing
9 94 (15.11%) Degree
10 91 (14.63%) Retail
11 85 (13.67%) Java
12 84 (13.50%) Agile Software Development
13 82 (13.18%) Linux
14 81 (13.02%) Project Management
15 80 (12.86%) Analytical Skills
16 75 (12.06%) Stakeholder Management
17 74 (11.90%) Windows
18 64 (10.29%) Microsoft
19 63 (10.13%) Web Services
20 61 (9.81%) ITIL
21 55 (8.84%) Firewall
22 53 (8.52%) MySQL
22 53 (8.52%) HTML
22 53 (8.52%) Continuous Integration
23 50 (8.04%) JavaScript
24 47 (7.56%) Amazon AWS
25 44 (7.07%) Analytics
26 43 (6.91%) NoSQL
27 42 (6.75%) CSS

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 26 (4.18%) Tomcat
2 20 (3.22%) SAS
3 12 (1.93%) MS Exchange
4 10 (1.61%) Apache
4 10 (1.61%) IIS
4 10 (1.61%) OpenStack
5 9 (1.45%) Confluence
6 8 (1.29%) Jetty
6 8 (1.29%) WebLogic
7 5 (0.80%) Skype for Business
7 5 (0.80%) WebSphere
8 4 (0.64%) CMS
9 3 (0.48%) Apache Spark
9 3 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2010
10 2 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2013
10 2 (0.32%) SharePoint
10 2 (0.32%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (0.32%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 41 (6.59%) Microsoft Office
2 36 (5.79%) Microsoft Excel
3 21 (3.38%) Microsoft Project
4 20 (3.22%) MS Visio
5 17 (2.73%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 11 (1.77%) Photoshop
7 10 (1.61%) Adobe Illustrator
8 9 (1.45%) Spreadsheet
9 8 (1.29%) Adobe After Effects
9 8 (1.29%) Adobe Premiere
9 8 (1.29%) Final Cut Pro
10 1 (0.16%) InDesign
10 1 (0.16%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (0.64%) Unica
2 3 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.48%) SessionCam
3 2 (0.32%) Primavera
3 2 (0.32%) SAP CO
3 2 (0.32%) SAP FI
3 2 (0.32%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.16%) Adobe Campaign
4 1 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.16%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
4 1 (0.16%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 47 (7.56%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (4.82%) Cloud Computing
3 24 (3.86%) Amazon SQS
3 24 (3.86%) Microsoft Azure
4 13 (2.09%) Office 365
5 11 (1.77%) SaaS
6 7 (1.13%) Adobe Analytics
7 3 (0.48%) Dynamics 365
7 3 (0.48%) Tricentis Tosca
8 1 (0.16%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 1 (0.16%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.16%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (0.16%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.16%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.16%) IaaS
8 1 (0.16%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.16%) Route 53
8 1 (0.16%) Slack
8 1 (0.16%) Trello
8 1 (0.16%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 55 (8.84%) Firewall
2 29 (4.66%) TCP/IP
2 29 (4.66%) VoIP
3 27 (4.34%) MPLS
3 27 (4.34%) Wireless
4 26 (4.18%) VPN
5 24 (3.86%) AMQP
6 23 (3.70%) Internet
7 22 (3.54%) Intranet
8 19 (3.05%) 4G
9 18 (2.89%) Broadband
10 17 (2.73%) DNS
10 17 (2.73%) WAN
11 16 (2.57%) LTE
12 14 (2.25%) 3G
12 14 (2.25%) Cisco ASA
12 14 (2.25%) LAN
13 13 (2.09%) Unified Communications
14 12 (1.93%) BGP
14 12 (1.93%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (8.52%) MySQL
2 43 (6.91%) NoSQL
3 35 (5.63%) SQL Server
4 32 (5.14%) Apache Cassandra
5 28 (4.50%) Big Data
6 24 (3.86%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 19 (3.05%) SQL Server 2008
8 15 (2.41%) SQL Server 2012
9 11 (1.77%) Data Mining
10 9 (1.45%) MongoDB
10 9 (1.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 7 (1.13%) SQL Server 2005
12 6 (0.96%) Relational Database
12 6 (0.96%) SQL Server 2014
13 5 (0.80%) RDBMS
13 5 (0.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 4 (0.64%) Hadoop
15 3 (0.48%) Data Warehouse
15 3 (0.48%) SAP HANA
16 2 (0.32%) Impala
Development Applications
1 34 (5.47%) JIRA
2 24 (3.86%) Git (software)
2 24 (3.86%) JUnit
3 19 (3.05%) Jenkins
4 18 (2.89%) Visual Studio
5 14 (2.25%) Eclipse
5 14 (2.25%) Selenium
6 13 (2.09%) Cucumber
6 13 (2.09%) Subversion
7 9 (1.45%) gulp
8 5 (0.80%) Appium
8 5 (0.80%) Jasmine
8 5 (0.80%) PhantomJS
8 5 (0.80%) Protractor
8 5 (0.80%) TeamCity
9 4 (0.64%) HP UFT
9 4 (0.64%) Ranorex
9 4 (0.64%) WebDriver
10 3 (0.48%) JBehave
10 3 (0.48%) RSpec
General
1 228 (36.66%) Finance
2 185 (29.74%) Marketing
3 121 (19.45%) Electronics
4 116 (18.65%) Manufacturing
5 91 (14.63%) Retail
6 22 (3.54%) Billing
7 20 (3.22%) Banking
7 20 (3.22%) Legal
8 10 (1.61%) Law
9 7 (1.13%) Back Office
10 6 (0.96%) Advertising
11 3 (0.48%) Games
12 2 (0.32%) Brand Awareness
12 2 (0.32%) Mandarin Language
13 1 (0.16%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.16%) General Ledger
13 1 (0.16%) Local Government
13 1 (0.16%) Multimedia
13 1 (0.16%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 84 (13.50%) Analyst
2 79 (12.70%) Developer
3 38 (6.11%) Consultant
4 36 (5.79%) Java Developer
5 34 (5.47%) Senior Developer
6 33 (5.31%) Senior Java Developer
7 31 (4.98%) Architect
8 30 (4.82%) Linux Engineer
9 27 (4.34%) JavaScript Developer
10 26 (4.18%) Project Manager
11 24 (3.86%) Full Stack Developer
11 24 (3.86%) Senior Full Stack Developer
12 22 (3.54%) SQL Analyst
13 20 (3.22%) Service Analyst
14 19 (3.05%) Account Manager
15 18 (2.89%) 1st Line Engineer
15 18 (2.89%) HTML Developer
16 17 (2.73%) Help Desk Engineer
17 16 (2.57%) Commercial Manager
17 16 (2.57%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (10.13%) Web Services
2 53 (8.52%) HTML
3 42 (6.75%) CSS
4 32 (5.14%) XML
5 31 (4.98%) Spring
6 30 (4.82%) HTML5
7 27 (4.34%) .NET
8 25 (4.02%) Ajax
9 24 (3.86%) JSON
9 24 (3.86%) RabbitMQ
9 24 (3.86%) RESTful
10 22 (3.54%) jQuery
10 22 (3.54%) REST
11 20 (3.22%) AngularJS
12 15 (2.41%) ASP.NET
13 14 (2.25%) .NET Core
13 14 (2.25%) ASP.NET MVC
14 13 (2.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 13 (2.09%) KnockoutJS
14 13 (2.09%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 80 (12.86%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (4.50%) Enterprise Software
3 22 (3.54%) Computer Science
4 19 (3.05%) Data Centre
5 18 (2.89%) Management Information System
6 15 (2.41%) FMCG
7 12 (1.93%) Mobile App
7 12 (1.93%) User Experience
7 12 (1.93%) Virtual Team
8 8 (1.29%) DataPower
8 8 (1.29%) Hybrid Cloud
8 8 (1.29%) Social Media
9 7 (1.13%) Fintech
9 7 (1.13%) Motion Graphics
10 6 (0.96%) Analytical Mindset
10 6 (0.96%) Driving Licence
11 5 (0.80%) Algorithms
11 5 (0.80%) Cybercrime
11 5 (0.80%) Handset
11 5 (0.80%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 82 (13.18%) Linux
2 74 (11.90%) Windows
3 33 (5.31%) Unix
4 23 (3.70%) Android
5 22 (3.54%) Windows Server
6 19 (3.05%) Windows Server 2012
7 17 (2.73%) Windows Server 2008
8 15 (2.41%) Apple iOS
9 14 (2.25%) Windows 7
9 14 (2.25%) Windows 8
10 10 (1.61%) Windows Server 2003
11 9 (1.45%) Windows Mobile
12 7 (1.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 6 (0.96%) Windows 10
14 5 (0.80%) Embedded Linux
15 3 (0.48%) Ubuntu
15 3 (0.48%) Windows Phone
16 2 (0.32%) Windows Vista
16 2 (0.32%) Windows XP
17 1 (0.16%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (21.38%) Programme Management
2 131 (21.06%) Business Intelligence
3 117 (18.81%) Digital Marketing
4 84 (13.50%) Agile Software Development
5 81 (13.02%) Project Management
6 75 (12.06%) Stakeholder Management
7 61 (9.81%) ITIL
8 53 (8.52%) Continuous Integration
9 44 (7.07%) Analytics
10 40 (6.43%) TDD
11 34 (5.47%) Change Management
12 31 (4.98%) High Availability
13 28 (4.50%) Presales
13 28 (4.50%) PRINCE2
14 26 (4.18%) ITSM
15 25 (4.02%) DevOps
15 25 (4.02%) Test Automation
16 24 (3.86%) Customer-Centricity
17 22 (3.54%) Mentoring
17 22 (3.54%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 120 (19.29%) SQL
2 85 (13.67%) Java
3 50 (8.04%) JavaScript
4 39 (6.27%) Python
5 30 (4.82%) C++
6 27 (4.34%) C#
7 19 (3.05%) Perl
8 18 (2.89%) C
9 14 (2.25%) Bash Shell
10 11 (1.77%) Ruby
11 6 (0.96%) Shell Script
12 5 (0.80%) PHP
13 4 (0.64%) Korn
13 4 (0.64%) T-SQL
14 2 (0.32%) Embedded C
14 2 (0.32%) Scala
14 2 (0.32%) VBA
15 1 (0.16%) Groovy
15 1 (0.16%) PowerShell
15 1 (0.16%) X++
Qualifications
1 94 (15.11%) Degree
2 26 (4.18%) Cisco Certification
3 25 (4.02%) Security Cleared
4 15 (2.41%) Computer Science Degree
5 13 (2.09%) CCNA
5 13 (2.09%) CCNP
5 13 (2.09%) SC Cleared
6 11 (1.77%) CEH
6 11 (1.77%) CISSP
7 10 (1.61%) GIAC
7 10 (1.61%) SSCP
8 9 (1.45%) PMI Certification
9 8 (1.29%) DV Cleared
10 6 (0.96%) CCIE
10 6 (0.96%) ISTQB
10 6 (0.96%) MBA
11 5 (0.80%) APMP
11 5 (0.80%) PMP
12 4 (0.64%) BC Cleared
12 4 (0.64%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (6.43%) SLA
2 20 (3.22%) PMO
3 18 (2.89%) Data Quality
4 17 (2.73%) QA
5 10 (1.61%) ISO 9001
6 9 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 6 (0.96%) PCI DSS
7 6 (0.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 4 (0.64%) Disclosure Scotland
8 4 (0.64%) ISO 22301
9 3 (0.48%) MISRA
9 3 (0.48%) MISRA C
10 2 (0.32%) HL7
11 1 (0.16%) GDPR
System Software
1 31 (4.98%) Active Directory
2 19 (3.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (2.09%) Hyper-V
4 10 (1.61%) Virtual Machines
5 9 (1.45%) KVM
6 8 (1.29%) XenApp
7 7 (1.13%) Terminal Services
7 7 (1.13%) VMware Workstation
7 7 (1.13%) XenServer
8 4 (0.64%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (0.48%) Docker
9 3 (0.48%) VMware NSX
10 2 (0.32%) Firmware
10 2 (0.32%) NFS
Systems Management
1 12 (1.93%) Ansible
2 11 (1.77%) Puppet
3 10 (1.61%) WSUS
4 8 (1.29%) Terraform
5 7 (1.13%) ZABBIX
6 4 (0.64%) Nagios
7 3 (0.48%) Failover Clustering
7 3 (0.48%) Opsview
7 3 (0.48%) vCenter Server
7 3 (0.48%) vMotion
7 3 (0.48%) WMI
8 2 (0.32%) Cisco CME
8 2 (0.32%) Cisco CUCM
8 2 (0.32%) Cisco UCCX
8 2 (0.32%) FortiGate
8 2 (0.32%) Microsoft Intune
9 1 (0.16%) Cacti
9 1 (0.16%) Grafana
9 1 (0.16%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 116 (18.65%) SAP
2 64 (10.29%) Microsoft
3 36 (5.79%) VMware
4 33 (5.31%) Cisco
5 22 (3.54%) Oracle
6 20 (3.22%) Adobe
7 17 (2.73%) F5
8 15 (2.41%) Juniper
9 13 (2.09%) EMC
10 12 (1.93%) IBM
10 12 (1.93%) Splunk
11 8 (1.29%) Citrix
11 8 (1.29%) Google
12 7 (1.13%) Avaya
12 7 (1.13%) McAfee
12 7 (1.13%) Red Hat
12 7 (1.13%) ServiceNow
13 6 (0.96%) GENBAND
13 6 (0.96%) Remedy
13 6 (0.96%) TIBCO