The table below looks at the statistics for 2G skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 2G over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
2G
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 107 142 114
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -28
Permanent jobs citing 2G 1 3 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.073% 0.14% 1.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.24% 0.48% 3.63%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Median salary - - £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £33,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+41.79% -16.25%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
418 621 743
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 30.56% 28.94% 32.00%
Number of salaries quoted 269 460 410
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +12.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,800 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

2G
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading region citing 2G as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

2G Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

2G
Salary Trend in Reading

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

2G Salary Trend in Reading

2G
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, IT jobs citing 2G 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 2G.

1 2 (100.00%) 3G
2 1 (50.00%) MPLS
2 1 (50.00%) BGP
2 1 (50.00%) DSLAM
2 1 (50.00%) RSVP
2 1 (50.00%) S-PLUS
2 1 (50.00%) IPsec
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) IPTV
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) VPLS
2 1 (50.00%) LTE
2 1 (50.00%) Product Management
2 1 (50.00%) GPON
2 1 (50.00%) 4G
2 1 (50.00%) Multicast
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Presales
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) IPv6
2 1 (50.00%) CCIE
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification

2G
Top Related 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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) S-PLUS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) 3G
2 1 (50.00%) 4G
2 1 (50.00%) BGP
2 1 (50.00%) DSLAM
2 1 (50.00%) GPON
2 1 (50.00%) IPsec
2 1 (50.00%) IPv6
2 1 (50.00%) LTE
2 1 (50.00%) MPLS
2 1 (50.00%) Multicast
2 1 (50.00%) RSVP
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) VPLS
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
General
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Coordinator
1 1 (50.00%) Implementation Coordinator
1 1 (50.00%) IP Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Coordinator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) IPTV
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Presales
1 1 (50.00%) Product Management
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCIE
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft