Period
to 17 November 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Telecoms over the 6 months to 17 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Telecommunications
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 44 50 8
Rank change year-on-year +6 -42 +1
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 119 123 538
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 5.60% 5.22% 15.39%
As % of the General category 20.70% 15.38% 37.13%
Number of salaries quoted 59 86 154
Reading median annual salary £56,000 £47,500 £63,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.89% -25.49% +10.87%
10th Percentile £33,900 £37,915 £40,725
90th Percentile £82,500 £75,000 £95,000
Berkshire median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +15.00% -9.09% -4.35%

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 Reading with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Reading
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 575 800 1,449
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 27.06% 33.93% 41.46%
Number of salaries quoted 431 573 861
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% -
10th Percentile £32,000 £29,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £86,000 £80,000 £77,500
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -4.76%

Telecoms
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Telecoms in Reading

Telecoms
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Telecoms in Reading

Telecoms
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Telecoms in Reading over the 6 months to 17 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Telecoms in Reading

For the 6 months to 17 November 2018, 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 Reading region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 37 (31.09%) Finance
1 37 (31.09%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (26.89%) Marketing
2 32 (26.89%) Degree
3 25 (21.01%) Manufacturing
4 24 (20.17%) Programme Management
5 23 (19.33%) Java
5 23 (19.33%) SAP
5 23 (19.33%) Business Intelligence
5 23 (19.33%) Electronics
5 23 (19.33%) Digital Marketing
6 22 (18.49%) Linux
7 20 (16.81%) Scrum
7 20 (16.81%) Test Automation
8 19 (15.97%) Python
9 16 (13.45%) Computer Science
10 15 (12.61%) Git (software)
10 15 (12.61%) JavaScript
11 14 (11.76%) Software Engineering
11 14 (11.76%) Unix
11 14 (11.76%) Mathematics
12 13 (10.92%) NoSQL
12 13 (10.92%) Advertising
13 12 (10.08%) MySQL
13 12 (10.08%) SDLC
13 12 (10.08%) Presales
14 11 (9.24%) Self-Motivation
14 11 (9.24%) Problem-Solving
14 11 (9.24%) Machine Learning
14 11 (9.24%) Continuous Integration

Telecoms
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 9 (7.56%) OpenStack
2 1 (0.84%) Apache
2 1 (0.84%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (0.84%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (0.84%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (4.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 4 (3.36%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (2.52%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (1.68%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (1.68%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.84%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 10 (8.40%) Cloud Computing
2 9 (7.56%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (7.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (3.36%) GitHub
4 1 (0.84%) Force.com
4 1 (0.84%) IaaS
4 1 (0.84%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (9.24%) Internet
2 7 (5.88%) VPN
3 5 (4.20%) Firewall
3 5 (4.20%) Radio Access Network
4 4 (3.36%) BGP
4 4 (3.36%) Network Security
4 4 (3.36%) OSPF
4 4 (3.36%) Unified Communications
5 3 (2.52%) MVNO
6 2 (1.68%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (1.68%) Cisco Firepower
6 2 (1.68%) Cisco ISE
6 2 (1.68%) GSM
6 2 (1.68%) LTE
6 2 (1.68%) Sourcefire
6 2 (1.68%) UMTS
6 2 (1.68%) VSAN
6 2 (1.68%) WAN
7 1 (0.84%) NGN
7 1 (0.84%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (10.92%) NoSQL
2 12 (10.08%) MySQL
3 9 (7.56%) Relational Database
4 8 (6.72%) SQL Server
5 7 (5.88%) CouchDB
5 7 (5.88%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.84%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (0.84%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.84%) Big Data
6 1 (0.84%) MS Access
6 1 (0.84%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.84%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 15 (12.61%) Git (software)
2 8 (6.72%) Jenkins
2 8 (6.72%) Selenium
3 4 (3.36%) Appium
3 4 (3.36%) Cucumber
3 4 (3.36%) Eclipse
3 4 (3.36%) Gerrit
3 4 (3.36%) IntelliJ
3 4 (3.36%) JIRA
3 4 (3.36%) PyCharm
3 4 (3.36%) Robot Framework
3 4 (3.36%) Sahi
3 4 (3.36%) Sikuli
3 4 (3.36%) SpecFlow
3 4 (3.36%) Subversion
3 4 (3.36%) UI Automator
3 4 (3.36%) Visual Studio
3 4 (3.36%) WebDriver
4 1 (0.84%) Maven
General
1 37 (31.09%) Finance
2 32 (26.89%) Marketing
3 25 (21.01%) Manufacturing
4 23 (19.33%) Electronics
5 13 (10.92%) Advertising
6 5 (4.20%) Mandarin Language
7 4 (3.36%) Legal
8 2 (1.68%) Military
8 2 (1.68%) Retail
9 1 (0.84%) Banking
9 1 (0.84%) Digital Economy
9 1 (0.84%) Law
9 1 (0.84%) Local Government
9 1 (0.84%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 22 (18.49%) Developer
2 15 (12.61%) Java Developer
3 12 (10.08%) Senior Developer
4 11 (9.24%) Senior Java Developer
5 9 (7.56%) Analyst
5 9 (7.56%) Linux Developer
5 9 (7.56%) Linux Engineer
6 8 (6.72%) IT Manager
7 7 (5.88%) NoSQL Developer
7 7 (5.88%) Project Manager
7 7 (5.88%) Python Developer
7 7 (5.88%) Senior Python Developer
8 6 (5.04%) Architect
8 6 (5.04%) IP Engineer
8 6 (5.04%) Network Engineer
8 6 (5.04%) Telecoms Manager
9 5 (4.20%) Administrator
9 5 (4.20%) Consultant
9 5 (4.20%) Development Manager
9 5 (4.20%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (7.56%) React
1 9 (7.56%) Web Services
2 6 (5.04%) SOAP
2 6 (5.04%) XML
3 5 (4.20%) CGI
3 5 (4.20%) Redux
4 4 (3.36%) CSS
4 4 (3.36%) HTML
4 4 (3.36%) HTML5
4 4 (3.36%) Spring
5 2 (1.68%) .NET
5 2 (1.68%) Elastic Stack
5 2 (1.68%) Kafka
6 1 (0.84%) .NET Core
6 1 (0.84%) AngularJS
6 1 (0.84%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (0.84%) JSP
6 1 (0.84%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (0.84%) RESTful
6 1 (0.84%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 16 (13.45%) Computer Science
2 11 (9.24%) Self-Motivation
3 10 (8.40%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (7.56%) Data Centre
5 7 (5.88%) Algorithms
6 6 (5.04%) Internet of Things
7 5 (4.20%) Mobile App
8 4 (3.36%) Linux Command Line
9 3 (2.52%) Management Information System
10 2 (1.68%) Smart Meter
10 2 (1.68%) Virtual Team
11 1 (0.84%) Clustering
11 1 (0.84%) Digital Media
11 1 (0.84%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 1 (0.84%) Greenfield Project
11 1 (0.84%) Hybrid Cloud
11 1 (0.84%) IVR
11 1 (0.84%) Mobile Payment
11 1 (0.84%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 22 (18.49%) Linux
2 14 (11.76%) Unix
3 11 (9.24%) Windows
4 8 (6.72%) Android
5 4 (3.36%) Apple iOS
5 4 (3.36%) Windows Phone
5 4 (3.36%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (31.09%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (20.17%) Programme Management
3 23 (19.33%) Business Intelligence
3 23 (19.33%) Digital Marketing
4 20 (16.81%) Scrum
4 20 (16.81%) Test Automation
5 14 (11.76%) Mathematics
5 14 (11.76%) Software Engineering
6 12 (10.08%) Presales
6 12 (10.08%) SDLC
7 11 (9.24%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (9.24%) Machine Learning
7 11 (9.24%) Problem-Solving
8 10 (8.40%) Business Development
8 10 (8.40%) Customer-Centricity
9 9 (7.56%) BDD
9 9 (7.56%) ITIL
9 9 (7.56%) Microservices
9 9 (7.56%) Project Management
9 9 (7.56%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 23 (19.33%) Java
2 19 (15.97%) Python
3 15 (12.61%) JavaScript
4 9 (7.56%) C#
5 7 (5.88%) Cython
5 7 (5.88%) Go
5 7 (5.88%) SQL
6 5 (4.20%) Bash Shell
7 2 (1.68%) C
7 2 (1.68%) Perl
7 2 (1.68%) PHP
8 1 (0.84%) C++
8 1 (0.84%) Java 8
8 1 (0.84%) Korn
8 1 (0.84%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.84%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.84%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.84%) VB
Qualifications
1 32 (26.89%) Degree
2 8 (6.72%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (5.88%) Numerate Degree
4 5 (4.20%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (4.20%) Security Cleared
5 4 (3.36%) CCNP
5 4 (3.36%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (3.36%) CWNA
5 4 (3.36%) ISTQB
5 4 (3.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (3.36%) JNCIP
6 3 (2.52%) JNCIA
6 3 (2.52%) JNCIS
6 3 (2.52%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.68%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.84%) CIMA
8 1 (0.84%) CISA
8 1 (0.84%) CRISC
8 1 (0.84%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.84%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.40%) QA
2 3 (2.52%) SLA
3 2 (1.68%) PMO
4 1 (0.84%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.84%) GAAP
4 1 (0.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (8.40%) Docker
2 5 (4.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.68%) Ceph
3 2 (1.68%) ProxySG
4 1 (0.84%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.84%) Firmware
4 1 (0.84%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 10 (8.40%) Ansible
2 2 (1.68%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
2 2 (1.68%) FortiGate
3 1 (0.84%) Cisco IPCC
3 1 (0.84%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (0.84%) Grafana
3 1 (0.84%) Graylog
3 1 (0.84%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.84%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (0.84%) Puppet
Vendors
1 23 (19.33%) SAP
2 9 (7.56%) Oracle
3 8 (6.72%) VMware
4 6 (5.04%) Cisco
4 6 (5.04%) Huawei
4 6 (5.04%) Microsoft
5 5 (4.20%) Juniper
6 4 (3.36%) Red Hat
7 3 (2.52%) HP
7 3 (2.52%) Palo Alto
8 2 (1.68%) BT
8 2 (1.68%) CheckPoint
8 2 (1.68%) Dell
8 2 (1.68%) F5
8 2 (1.68%) Fortinet
8 2 (1.68%) IronPort
8 2 (1.68%) NetApp
8 2 (1.68%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.68%) Splunk
8 2 (1.68%) Zscaler