The table below looks at the statistics for 3G skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 3G over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
3G
Rank 113 136 46
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -90
Permanent jobs citing 3G 3 13 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.18% 0.53% 4.94%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.58% 1.97% 14.15%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 8
Median salary - £45,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -28.00%
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-6.02% -2.35%
3G
Berkshire

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
518 660 926
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 31.94% 26.97% 34.93%
Number of salaries quoted 328 491 476
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,200 £27,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

3G
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading region citing 3G as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

3G Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

3G
Salary Trend in Reading

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

3G Salary Trend in Reading

3G
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, IT jobs citing 3G 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 3G.

1 11 (78.57%) 4G
2 10 (71.43%) Telecoms
3 8 (57.14%) LTE
4 6 (42.86%) Broadband
5 5 (35.71%) Internet
5 5 (35.71%) Smartphone
5 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (21.43%) Validation
6 3 (21.43%) Radio Access Network
6 3 (21.43%) Degree
7 2 (14.29%) Network Security
7 2 (14.29%) Velocent
7 2 (14.29%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 2 (14.29%) DDoS Mitigation
7 2 (14.29%) Presales
7 2 (14.29%) Value-Added Service
7 2 (14.29%) Virtual Team
7 2 (14.29%) IPsec
7 2 (14.29%) Migration
7 2 (14.29%) 2G
7 2 (14.29%) Wireless
7 2 (14.29%) Firewall
7 2 (14.29%) Project Management
7 2 (14.29%) Empirix
7 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
7 2 (14.29%) VPN
7 2 (14.29%) Cisco
7 2 (14.29%) Citrix
7 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (7.14%) Alcatel-Lucent

3G
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 (7.14%) MS Office
1 1 (7.14%) S-PLUS
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (78.57%) 4G
2 8 (57.14%) LTE
3 6 (42.86%) Broadband
4 5 (35.71%) Internet
5 3 (21.43%) Radio Access Network
6 2 (14.29%) 2G
6 2 (14.29%) Firewall
6 2 (14.29%) IPsec
6 2 (14.29%) Network Security
6 2 (14.29%) Value-Added Service
6 2 (14.29%) VPN
6 2 (14.29%) Wireless
7 1 (7.14%) BGP
7 1 (7.14%) DMZ
7 1 (7.14%) GSM
7 1 (7.14%) IPv6
7 1 (7.14%) MPLS
7 1 (7.14%) SSL
7 1 (7.14%) UMTS
7 1 (7.14%) VLAN
General
1 10 (71.43%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.14%) Back Office
2 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Network Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Diagnostic Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) OSS Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Architect
3 4 (28.57%) Customer Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) Network Architect
4 3 (21.43%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (14.29%) Telecoms Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Account Manager
6 1 (7.14%) Consultant
6 1 (7.14%) Data Architect
6 1 (7.14%) Design Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Network Design Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Network Security Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Sales Executive
6 1 (7.14%) Sales Manager
6 1 (7.14%) Security Architect
6 1 (7.14%) Security Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (7.14%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) CGI
1 1 (7.14%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (35.71%) Smartphone
2 2 (14.29%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 2 (14.29%) Virtual Team
3 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
3 1 (7.14%) IPTV
3 1 (7.14%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Validation
2 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
2 2 (14.29%) DDoS Mitigation
2 2 (14.29%) Migration
2 2 (14.29%) Presales
2 2 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (7.14%) Budget Control
3 1 (7.14%) Capacity Management
3 1 (7.14%) Change Management
3 1 (7.14%) CRM
3 1 (7.14%) Identity Management
3 1 (7.14%) ITIL
3 1 (7.14%) Load Balancing
3 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
3 1 (7.14%) Network Design
3 1 (7.14%) Performance Management
3 1 (7.14%) Product Management
3 1 (7.14%) Security Architecture
3 1 (7.14%) SIEM
3 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Degree
2 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (7.14%) CCIE
3 1 (7.14%) CCNP
3 1 (7.14%) CISM
3 1 (7.14%) CISSP
3 1 (7.14%) CompTIA Security+
3 1 (7.14%) CRISC
3 1 (7.14%) Security+ Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Amdocs OSS
1 1 (7.14%) Nessus
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Cisco
1 2 (14.29%) Citrix
1 2 (14.29%) Empirix
1 2 (14.29%) Velocent
2 1 (7.14%) Alcatel-Lucent
2 1 (7.14%) Amdocs
2 1 (7.14%) Blue Coat
2 1 (7.14%) BT
2 1 (7.14%) CheckPoint
2 1 (7.14%) Ericsson
2 1 (7.14%) F5
2 1 (7.14%) Fortinet
2 1 (7.14%) Huawei
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) Nokia
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) Qualys
2 1 (7.14%) Virgin Media