Period
to 24 November 2017

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

Telecommunications
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 8 9
Rank change year-on-year -36 +1 -8
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 131 553 660
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 5.49% 15.87% 14.21%
As % of the General category 16.17% 37.49% 35.29%
Number of salaries quoted 92 164 397
Reading median annual salary £48,750 £65,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% +13.04% -4.17%
10th Percentile £37,915 £39,450 £32,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £93,875 £82,500
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year -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 810 1475 1870
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 33.92% 42.32% 40.25%
Number of salaries quoted 578 881 1314
Reading median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% - -4.76%
10th Percentile £28,675 £27,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £73,750
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - -4.76% +5.00%

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 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Telecoms in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 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 Reading region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 48 (36.64%) Finance
2 29 (22.14%) Marketing
2 29 (22.14%) Project Management
3 27 (20.61%) Degree
4 26 (19.85%) Retail
5 22 (16.79%) Linux
6 21 (16.03%) Programme Management
6 21 (16.03%) Analytical Skills
7 19 (14.50%) Change Management
8 18 (13.74%) ITIL
8 18 (13.74%) Microsoft Project
9 17 (12.98%) Microsoft Office
9 17 (12.98%) Microsoft
10 16 (12.21%) SQL
10 16 (12.21%) PRINCE2
10 16 (12.21%) MS Visio
10 16 (12.21%) PMO
11 15 (11.45%) Digital Marketing
11 15 (11.45%) Java
12 14 (10.69%) SAP
12 14 (10.69%) TCP/IP
12 14 (10.69%) Business Intelligence
12 14 (10.69%) SLA
12 14 (10.69%) Cisco
12 14 (10.69%) Electronics
12 14 (10.69%) Manufacturing
13 13 (9.92%) Microsoft PowerPoint
13 13 (9.92%) Active Directory
13 13 (9.92%) Presales
14 12 (9.16%) XML

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 6 (4.58%) Tomcat
2 3 (2.29%) IIS
3 1 (0.76%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.76%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.76%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 18 (13.74%) Microsoft Project
2 17 (12.98%) Microsoft Office
3 16 (12.21%) MS Visio
4 13 (9.92%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 10 (7.63%) Microsoft Excel
6 1 (0.76%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.76%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.53%) Primavera
2 1 (0.76%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (7.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (5.34%) Cloud Computing
2 7 (5.34%) SaaS
3 6 (4.58%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (3.05%) Office 365
5 3 (2.29%) Dynamics 365
5 3 (2.29%) Tricentis Tosca
6 1 (0.76%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.76%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (0.76%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.76%) Route 53
6 1 (0.76%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 14 (10.69%) TCP/IP
2 12 (9.16%) Firewall
3 11 (8.40%) MPLS
4 10 (7.63%) VoIP
4 10 (7.63%) VPN
5 8 (6.11%) DNS
5 8 (6.11%) Ethernet
5 8 (6.11%) Internet
6 7 (5.34%) BGP
6 7 (5.34%) WAN
7 6 (4.58%) Unified Communications
8 5 (3.82%) Network Security
8 5 (3.82%) SSH
9 4 (3.05%) Broadband
9 4 (3.05%) HTTP
9 4 (3.05%) IPv6
9 4 (3.05%) OSPF
9 4 (3.05%) SNMP
10 3 (2.29%) GSM
10 3 (2.29%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.11%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.34%) MongoDB
3 5 (3.82%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (2.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (2.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.53%) Hadoop
5 2 (1.53%) MySQL
5 2 (1.53%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.76%) Geospatial Data
6 1 (0.76%) GIS
6 1 (0.76%) Impala
6 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (5.34%) Git (software)
2 6 (4.58%) Jenkins
3 5 (3.82%) Selenium
4 4 (3.05%) Cucumber
4 4 (3.05%) HP UFT
4 4 (3.05%) Ranorex
4 4 (3.05%) TeamCity
5 3 (2.29%) JBehave
5 3 (2.29%) RSpec
5 3 (2.29%) Subversion
6 2 (1.53%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (1.53%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.76%) Appium
7 1 (0.76%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.76%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.76%) JIRA
7 1 (0.76%) Robot Framework
7 1 (0.76%) Sahi
7 1 (0.76%) SpecFlow
7 1 (0.76%) UI Automator
General
1 48 (36.64%) Finance
2 29 (22.14%) Marketing
3 26 (19.85%) Retail
4 14 (10.69%) Electronics
4 14 (10.69%) Manufacturing
5 7 (5.34%) Billing
6 6 (4.58%) Advertising
6 6 (4.58%) Banking
6 6 (4.58%) Legal
7 4 (3.05%) Law
8 3 (2.29%) Games
9 2 (1.53%) Brand Awareness
9 2 (1.53%) Mandarin Language
10 1 (0.76%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.76%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 16 (12.21%) Project Manager
2 9 (6.87%) Analyst
2 9 (6.87%) IP Engineer
3 8 (6.11%) Account Manager
3 8 (6.11%) Junior
4 7 (5.34%) Administrator
5 6 (4.58%) Consultant
5 6 (4.58%) Implementation Consultant
5 6 (4.58%) Java Consultant
5 6 (4.58%) Sales Manager
5 6 (4.58%) Telecoms Consultant
6 5 (3.82%) Junior Project Manager
7 4 (3.05%) Chief Technology Officer
7 4 (3.05%) Designer
7 4 (3.05%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 4 (3.05%) Product Director
7 4 (3.05%) Technical Director
8 3 (2.29%) .NET Development Manager
8 3 (2.29%) IT Support
8 3 (2.29%) Test Automation Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (9.16%) XML
2 11 (8.40%) HTML
3 8 (6.11%) CSS
3 8 (6.11%) Middleware
4 6 (4.58%) AngularJS
4 6 (4.58%) Apache Camel
4 6 (4.58%) HTML5
4 6 (4.58%) J2EE
4 6 (4.58%) Java EE
4 6 (4.58%) JSON
5 5 (3.82%) .NET
6 3 (2.29%) Ajax
6 3 (2.29%) CSS3
6 3 (2.29%) Flash
6 3 (2.29%) Java SE
6 3 (2.29%) jQuery
6 3 (2.29%) Web Services
6 3 (2.29%) XSL
7 2 (1.53%) Node.js
7 2 (1.53%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 21 (16.03%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (6.87%) Data Centre
3 7 (5.34%) Computer Science
4 5 (3.82%) Analytical Mindset
4 5 (3.82%) Management Information System
4 5 (3.82%) PMI
5 3 (2.29%) Algorithms
5 3 (2.29%) Clustering
5 3 (2.29%) DataPower
5 3 (2.29%) N-Tier
5 3 (2.29%) PKI
5 3 (2.29%) Replication
6 2 (1.53%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.53%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.53%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.53%) IPTV
6 2 (1.53%) Linux Command Line
6 2 (1.53%) STB
6 2 (1.53%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.76%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 22 (16.79%) Linux
2 11 (8.40%) Windows
3 10 (7.63%) Unix
4 7 (5.34%) Android
5 6 (4.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (3.82%) Windows Server
7 3 (2.29%) Apple iOS
7 3 (2.29%) Ubuntu
7 3 (2.29%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (2.29%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (1.53%) Windows 7
8 2 (1.53%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (22.14%) Project Management
2 21 (16.03%) Programme Management
3 19 (14.50%) Change Management
4 18 (13.74%) ITIL
5 16 (12.21%) PRINCE2
6 15 (11.45%) Digital Marketing
7 14 (10.69%) Business Intelligence
8 13 (9.92%) Presales
9 10 (7.63%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (6.11%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (6.11%) Product Marketing
11 7 (5.34%) Customer-Centricity
11 7 (5.34%) DevOps
11 7 (5.34%) High Availability
11 7 (5.34%) Product Management
11 7 (5.34%) Service Delivery
11 7 (5.34%) Service Management
11 7 (5.34%) Test Automation
12 6 (4.58%) CRM
12 6 (4.58%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 16 (12.21%) SQL
2 15 (11.45%) Java
3 8 (6.11%) C++
4 7 (5.34%) C#
5 6 (4.58%) JavaScript
6 4 (3.05%) Python
7 3 (2.29%) Shell Script
7 3 (2.29%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.53%) Bash Shell
8 2 (1.53%) Ruby
9 1 (0.76%) C
9 1 (0.76%) Perl
9 1 (0.76%) R
9 1 (0.76%) VBA
9 1 (0.76%) X++
Qualifications
1 27 (20.61%) Degree
2 8 (6.11%) PMI Certification
3 5 (3.82%) MBA
4 4 (3.05%) SC Cleared
4 4 (3.05%) Security Cleared
5 3 (2.29%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (2.29%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (2.29%) DV Cleared
5 3 (2.29%) ISTQB
5 3 (2.29%) PMP
6 2 (1.53%) CCIE
6 2 (1.53%) CCNP
6 2 (1.53%) Numerate Degree
7 1 (0.76%) CCNA
7 1 (0.76%) CIPD
7 1 (0.76%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.76%) HND
7 1 (0.76%) JNCIA
7 1 (0.76%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (12.21%) PMO
2 14 (10.69%) SLA
3 6 (4.58%) ISO 9001
4 5 (3.82%) QA
5 4 (3.05%) ISO 22301
5 4 (3.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (3.05%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (9.92%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.29%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (1.53%) NFS
Systems Management
1 3 (2.29%) Ansible
1 3 (2.29%) Failover Clustering
1 3 (2.29%) Nagios
1 3 (2.29%) Opsview
1 3 (2.29%) Puppet
1 3 (2.29%) vMotion
1 3 (2.29%) WMI
1 3 (2.29%) WSUS
2 1 (0.76%) Grafana
2 1 (0.76%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (12.98%) Microsoft
2 14 (10.69%) Cisco
2 14 (10.69%) SAP
3 10 (7.63%) Juniper
4 7 (5.34%) F5
4 7 (5.34%) VMware
5 6 (4.58%) Red Hat
5 6 (4.58%) TIBCO
6 5 (3.82%) Remedy
7 4 (3.05%) HP
8 3 (2.29%) Actix
8 3 (2.29%) Barracuda Networks
8 3 (2.29%) Mapinfo
8 3 (2.29%) Xamarin
9 2 (1.53%) Avaya
9 2 (1.53%) Huawei
9 2 (1.53%) Mitel
9 2 (1.53%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.76%) BT
10 1 (0.76%) MicroStrategy