Period
to 19 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Slough with a requirement for 2G skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited 2G over the 6 months to 19 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

2G
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 64 76 85
Rank change year-on-year +12 +9 +1
Permanent jobs citing 2G 5 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 0.97% 0.28% 0.85%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.91% 1.09% 3.53%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 9
Slough median annual salary - - £38,000
Berkshire median annual salary £54,750 £35,000 £50,250
% change year-on-year +56.43% -30.35% +25.63%

2G is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Slough with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Slough
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 172 183 255
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 33.40% 26.03% 23.99%
Number of salaries quoted 142 169 216
Slough median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% -10.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £30,125 £28,900 £30,375
90th Percentile £57,250 £68,750 £92,500
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £48,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -1.04% +4.35%

2G
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

Job postings citing 2G as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Slough.

Job vacancy trend for 2G in Slough

2G
Salary Trend in Slough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing 2G in Slough.

Salary trend for 2G in Slough

For the 6 months to 19 July 2018, IT jobs citing 2G 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 Slough region with a requirement for 2G.

1 5 (100.00%) Ericsson
1 5 (100.00%) 3G
1 5 (100.00%) OpenUP
1 5 (100.00%) 4G
2 4 (80.00%) Radio Access Network
2 4 (80.00%) Self-Motivation
2 4 (80.00%) Network Design
2 4 (80.00%) Nokia
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (80.00%) HNC
2 4 (80.00%) HND
3 1 (20.00%) Unix
3 1 (20.00%) OOP
3 1 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) Python
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) Perl
3 1 (20.00%) PHP
3 1 (20.00%) MySQL
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) BMC
3 1 (20.00%) Netcool
3 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (20.00%) Web Development
3 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (20.00%) NSN NetAct

2G
Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough 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:

Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) 3G
1 5 (100.00%) 4G
2 4 (80.00%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
1 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Configuration Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Hardware Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) RAN Configuration Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) RAN Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Automation Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Network Operations Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Network Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) OpenUP
2 4 (80.00%) Network Design
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) OOP
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (20.00%) Perl
1 1 (20.00%) PHP
1 1 (20.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) HNC
1 4 (80.00%) HND
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Netcool
1 1 (20.00%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Ericsson
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Nokia
3 1 (20.00%) BMC
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle