Period
to 22 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Slough with a requirement for 4G skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited 4G over the 6 months to 22 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

4G
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
22 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 60 90
Rank change year-on-year -3 +30 +1
Permanent jobs citing 4G 14 24 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 2.13% 2.73% 1.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.11% 10.62% 4.36%
Number of salaries quoted 10 24 2
Slough median annual salary £45,000 £70,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -36.17% +41.00% +21.21%
10th Percentile £42,500 £33,275 £47,500
90th Percentile £47,500 £132,500 £52,500
Berkshire median annual salary £45,000 £50,250 £70,000
% change year-on-year -10.45% -28.21% +86.67%

4G 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 197 226 344
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 29.94% 25.68% 27.28%
Number of salaries quoted 171 203 266
Slough median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £53,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% -6.98% +26.47%
10th Percentile £27,000 £30,000 £25,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £92,500 £85,000
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

4G
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

Job postings citing 4G as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Slough.

Job vacancy trend for 4G in Slough

4G
Salary Trend in Slough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing 4G in Slough.

Salary trend for 4G in Slough

For the 6 months to 22 October 2017, IT jobs citing 4G 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 Slough region with a requirement for 4G.

1 13 (92.86%) 3G
2 11 (78.57%) Telecoms
2 11 (78.57%) Linux
3 10 (71.43%) C
3 10 (71.43%) C++
3 10 (71.43%) LTE
4 6 (42.86%) IPv6
5 5 (35.71%) IPv4
5 5 (35.71%) HTML
5 5 (35.71%) Java
5 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
5 5 (35.71%) Perl
5 5 (35.71%) Python
5 5 (35.71%) 802.11
5 5 (35.71%) Embedded Linux
5 5 (35.71%) Wi-Fi
5 5 (35.71%) Wireless
5 5 (35.71%) Bash Shell
5 5 (35.71%) 802.1X
6 4 (28.57%) OpenUP
7 3 (21.43%) 2G
8 2 (14.29%) Cisco
8 2 (14.29%) HP
8 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (14.29%) Internet
8 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (7.14%) Diameter Protocol
9 1 (7.14%) Cacti
9 1 (7.14%) Smart Meter
9 1 (7.14%) Test Automation

4G
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:

Communications & Networking
1 13 (92.86%) 3G
2 10 (71.43%) LTE
3 6 (42.86%) IPv6
4 5 (35.71%) 802.11
4 5 (35.71%) IPv4
4 5 (35.71%) Wi-Fi
4 5 (35.71%) Wireless
5 3 (21.43%) 2G
6 2 (14.29%) Internet
7 1 (7.14%) BGP
7 1 (7.14%) Broadband
7 1 (7.14%) Cisco PIX
7 1 (7.14%) DAB
7 1 (7.14%) Diameter Protocol
7 1 (7.14%) Firewall
7 1 (7.14%) GPRS
7 1 (7.14%) L2TP
7 1 (7.14%) MPLS
7 1 (7.14%) OSPF
7 1 (7.14%) VLAN
General
1 11 (78.57%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) C Developer
1 5 (35.71%) C/C++ Developer
1 5 (35.71%) C/C++ Software Developer
1 5 (35.71%) C++ Developer
1 5 (35.71%) C++ Software Developer
1 5 (35.71%) Developer
1 5 (35.71%) Embedded C Developer
1 5 (35.71%) Embedded C/C++ Developer
1 5 (35.71%) Embedded C++ Developer
1 5 (35.71%) Embedded Developer
1 5 (35.71%) Embedded Software Developer
1 5 (35.71%) Integration Engineer
1 5 (35.71%) Linux Developer
1 5 (35.71%) Linux Engineer
1 5 (35.71%) LTE Engineer
1 5 (35.71%) Software Developer
1 5 (35.71%) Software Integration Engineer
2 1 (7.14%) Analyst
2 1 (7.14%) Data Engineer
2 1 (7.14%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) 802.1X
1 5 (35.71%) HTML
2 1 (7.14%) CSS
2 1 (7.14%) WAP
2 1 (7.14%) WML
2 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.14%) Handset
2 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.14%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 11 (78.57%) Linux
2 5 (35.71%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) OpenUP
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Thinking
2 1 (7.14%) Business Process Modelling
2 1 (7.14%) Change Management
2 1 (7.14%) Coaching
2 1 (7.14%) Fault Management
2 1 (7.14%) ITIL
2 1 (7.14%) Line Management
2 1 (7.14%) Performance Engineering
2 1 (7.14%) Problem Management
2 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
2 1 (7.14%) Service Management
2 1 (7.14%) Test Automation
2 1 (7.14%) Test Management
2 1 (7.14%) Test Scripting
2 1 (7.14%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) C
1 10 (71.43%) C++
2 5 (35.71%) Bash Shell
2 5 (35.71%) Java
2 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
2 5 (35.71%) Perl
2 5 (35.71%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (7.14%) CCIP
2 1 (7.14%) CCNP
2 1 (7.14%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (7.14%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Cacti
1 1 (7.14%) OpenView
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Cisco
1 2 (14.29%) HP
2 1 (7.14%) Ericsson
2 1 (7.14%) Facebook