The table below looks at the statistics for INAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited INAP over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Intelligent Network Application Part (INAP)
Rank 202 193 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Permanent jobs citing INAP 22 26 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.37% 0.47% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.25% 1.70% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 0
Average salary £62,500 £47,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.97% -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £48,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+13.40% +7.77%
INAP
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1766 1525 1459
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 29.75% 27.48% 26.12%
Number of salaries quoted 972 1102 1121
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

INAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing INAP across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

INAP Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

INAP
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing INAP across the Berkshire region.

INAP Salary Trend in Berkshire

INAP
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing INAP across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014.

INAP Salary Histogram in Berkshire

INAP
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing INAP within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -17 5 £85,000 +80.85%
Slough - 5 £46,500 - 1
Newbury - 3 £77,500 -
INAP
South East

INAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing INAP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited INAP.

1 34 (79.07%) Telecoms
2 33 (76.74%) SS7
3 27 (62.79%) UNIX
4 25 (58.14%) SMS
5 21 (48.84%) ISUP
6 18 (41.86%) Java
7 16 (37.21%) Solaris
7 16 (37.21%) Linux
8 15 (34.88%) Billing
9 14 (32.56%) IVR
9 14 (32.56%) Perl
9 14 (32.56%) Oracle
9 14 (32.56%) SOAP
9 14 (32.56%) DNS
9 14 (32.56%) Red Hat
9 14 (32.56%) HTTP
9 14 (32.56%) NFS
9 14 (32.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 14 (32.56%) Mobile App
10 13 (30.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 13 (30.23%) TCP/IP
10 13 (30.23%) ISEB
10 13 (30.23%) TIBCO
10 13 (30.23%) Rendezvous
10 13 (30.23%) SLA
10 13 (30.23%) XML
10 13 (30.23%) LDAP
10 13 (30.23%) Software Testing
10 13 (30.23%) Wireshark
10 13 (30.23%) User Acceptance Testing

INAP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing INAP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited INAP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (23.26%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
Communications & Networking
1 33 (76.74%) SS7
2 25 (58.14%) SMS
3 21 (48.84%) ISUP
4 14 (32.56%) HTTP
4 14 (32.56%) DNS
5 13 (30.23%) LDAP
5 13 (30.23%) TCP/IP
5 13 (30.23%) Wireshark
6 12 (27.91%) VoLTE
6 12 (27.91%) LTE
7 10 (23.26%) 3G
8 9 (20.93%) MGW
9 3 (6.98%) VoIP
9 3 (6.98%) SIGTRAN
10 2 (4.65%) NGN
11 1 (2.33%) Internet
11 1 (2.33%) SCTP
11 1 (2.33%) Radio Access Network
11 1 (2.33%) M3UA
11 1 (2.33%) SCCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.65%) MySQL
General
1 34 (79.07%) Telecoms
2 15 (34.88%) Billing
Job Titles
1 13 (30.23%) Analyst
1 13 (30.23%) Test Analyst
2 10 (23.26%) BSS Engineer
3 9 (20.93%) Voice Engineer
3 9 (20.93%) Design Engineer
4 8 (18.60%) Network Design Engineer
4 8 (18.60%) Network Engineer
4 8 (18.60%) Core Network Engineer
4 8 (18.60%) Voice Network Engineer
5 6 (13.95%) Project Manager
6 4 (9.30%) Programme Manager
6 4 (9.30%) Telecoms Project Manager
7 3 (6.98%) Senior Design Engineer
7 3 (6.98%) Senior Voice Network Engineer
7 3 (6.98%) CS Core Engineer
7 3 (6.98%) Senior Voice Engineer
7 3 (6.98%) Support Engineer
7 3 (6.98%) Senior Network Design Engineer
7 3 (6.98%) Senior Network Engineer
8 2 (4.65%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (32.56%) SOAP
2 13 (30.23%) XML
2 13 (30.23%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 14 (32.56%) IVR
1 14 (32.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 27 (62.79%) UNIX
2 16 (37.21%) Solaris
2 16 (37.21%) Linux
3 14 (32.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (30.23%) Software Testing
1 13 (30.23%) User Acceptance Testing
2 11 (25.58%) Service Delivery
3 9 (20.93%) Validation
3 9 (20.93%) Capacity Management
4 8 (18.60%) Network Design
5 6 (13.95%) Project Management
6 2 (4.65%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (41.86%) Java
2 14 (32.56%) Perl
3 2 (4.65%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (30.23%) ISEB
1 13 (30.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (2.33%) CCNA
2 1 (2.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.33%) RHCE
2 1 (2.33%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (30.23%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (32.56%) NFS
Systems Management
1 11 (25.58%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 14 (32.56%) Oracle
1 14 (32.56%) Red Hat
2 13 (30.23%) TIBCO
3 10 (23.26%) Redknee
3 10 (23.26%) Citrix
4 9 (20.93%) Nokia
5 8 (18.60%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
6 5 (11.63%) Huawei
7 3 (6.98%) Ericsson
8 1 (2.33%) Juniper
8 1 (2.33%) Cisco
8 1 (2.33%) Sun