Period
to 7 August 2020

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 7 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Telecommunications
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
7 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 16 25 39
Rank change year-on-year +9 +14 +33
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 92 193 121
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Reading 10.03% 7.93% 5.14%
As % of the General category 29.87% 24.09% 16.51%
Number of salaries quoted 13 123 52
Median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.09% -15.38%
10th Percentile £47,000 £37,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £95,000 £87,250
Berkshire median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £56,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% +7.14% +6.67%

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 308 801 733
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 33.59% 32.92% 31.13%
Number of salaries quoted 180 609 532
Median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +10.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £36,125 £30,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £80,125 £85,500 £79,875
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

Telecoms
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Telecoms in Reading

Telecoms
Salary Trend in Reading

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Telecoms in Reading.

Salary trend for Telecoms in Reading

Telecoms
Salary Histogram in Reading

Salary distribution for jobs citing Telecoms in Reading over the 6 months to 7 August 2020.

Salary histogram for Telecoms in Reading

For the 6 months to 7 August 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 Reading region with a requirement for Telecoms.

1 17 (18.48%) Microsoft Excel
2 16 (17.39%) Legal
3 14 (15.22%) Radio Access Network
4 12 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (11.96%) Logistics
5 11 (11.96%) Finance
5 11 (11.96%) Continuous Improvement
6 10 (10.87%) 5G
6 10 (10.87%) Proactive Management
7 9 (9.78%) Project Management
8 8 (8.70%) Software Engineering
8 8 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (8.70%) QA
9 7 (7.61%) Quality Management
9 7 (7.61%) Microsoft
9 7 (7.61%) C
9 7 (7.61%) C++
10 6 (6.52%) Service Delivery
10 6 (6.52%) Network Security
11 5 (5.43%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (5.43%) WebRTC
11 5 (5.43%) Data Management
11 5 (5.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 5 (5.43%) Degree
11 5 (5.43%) Computer Science
11 5 (5.43%) Process Management
11 5 (5.43%) Microsoft Office
11 5 (5.43%) Linux
11 5 (5.43%) MS Visio
11 5 (5.43%) SLA

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 3 (3.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 17 (18.48%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (5.43%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (5.43%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.17%) Power Platform
3 1 (1.09%) Azure
3 1 (1.09%) npm
3 1 (1.09%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 14 (15.22%) Radio Access Network
2 10 (10.87%) 5G
3 6 (6.52%) Network Security
4 4 (4.35%) H.323
4 4 (4.35%) TCP/IP
5 3 (3.26%) Broadband
6 1 (1.09%) 2G
6 1 (1.09%) 3G
6 1 (1.09%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.17%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (2.17%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 4 (4.35%) Selenium
2 1 (1.09%) Karma Test Runner
2 1 (1.09%) webpack
General
1 16 (17.39%) Legal
2 11 (11.96%) Finance
3 3 (3.26%) Digital Economy
3 3 (3.26%) Local Government
4 1 (1.09%) Electronics
4 1 (1.09%) Law
4 1 (1.09%) Mandarin Language
4 1 (1.09%) Marketing
4 1 (1.09%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 10 (10.87%) Telecoms Manager
2 8 (8.70%) Software Engineer
3 7 (7.61%) Coordinator
3 7 (7.61%) Project Coordinator
3 7 (7.61%) Senior Manager
4 6 (6.52%) Deployment Manager
5 5 (5.43%) Delivery Manager
5 5 (5.43%) Process Manager
5 5 (5.43%) Project Engineer
5 5 (5.43%) Project Manager
6 4 (4.35%) Planning Manager
6 4 (4.35%) Programme Manager
6 4 (4.35%) Software Test Engineer
6 4 (4.35%) Telecoms Engineer
6 4 (4.35%) Test Engineer
7 3 (3.26%) Analyst
7 3 (3.26%) IT Manager
7 3 (3.26%) QA Manager
7 3 (3.26%) Senior QA Manager
7 3 (3.26%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.43%) WebRTC
2 3 (3.26%) pytest
3 2 (2.17%) Middleware
4 1 (1.09%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.09%) COM
4 1 (1.09%) Electron Framework
4 1 (1.09%) React
4 1 (1.09%) Vue.js
4 1 (1.09%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.35%) Over-the-Top Content
1 4 (4.35%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (3.26%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (2.17%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (2.17%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.09%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.09%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.09%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.09%) PACS
4 1 (1.09%) Robotics
4 1 (1.09%) SCADA
4 1 (1.09%) Smart City
4 1 (1.09%) Smart Energy
4 1 (1.09%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.43%) Linux
2 1 (1.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (11.96%) Continuous Improvement
2 11 (11.96%) Logistics
3 10 (10.87%) Proactive Management
4 9 (9.78%) Project Management
5 8 (8.70%) Software Engineering
5 8 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (7.61%) Quality Management
7 6 (6.52%) Service Delivery
8 5 (5.43%) Computer Science
8 5 (5.43%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (5.43%) Data Management
8 5 (5.43%) Process Management
9 4 (4.35%) Analytics
9 4 (4.35%) High Availability
9 4 (4.35%) Process Improvement
9 4 (4.35%) Resource Management
9 4 (4.35%) Security Testing
9 4 (4.35%) Stress Testing
9 4 (4.35%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 7 (7.61%) C
1 7 (7.61%) C++
2 4 (4.35%) Go
2 4 (4.35%) Python
3 1 (1.09%) ES6
3 1 (1.09%) ES7
3 1 (1.09%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.09%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 5 (5.43%) Degree
2 3 (3.26%) ACCA
2 3 (3.26%) CIMA
3 2 (2.17%) PMP
4 1 (1.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.70%) QA
2 5 (5.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (5.43%) SLA
3 1 (1.09%) NEBOSH
3 1 (1.09%) NIST 800
3 1 (1.09%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.09%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (4.35%) Docker
1 4 (4.35%) Hyper-V
1 4 (4.35%) KVM
1 4 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (7.61%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.35%) Oracle
2 4 (4.35%) VMware
3 2 (2.17%) IFS
3 2 (2.17%) Sage
3 2 (2.17%) Tableau
4 1 (1.09%) Google
4 1 (1.09%) Huawei
4 1 (1.09%) Samsung