The table below looks at the statistics for 4G skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 4G over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
4G
Rank 56 101 124
Rank change year-on-year
+45 +23
Permanent jobs citing 4G 85 38 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 3.44% 1.64% 0.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.60% 5.34% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 17 14 1
Average salary £35,000 £52,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +23.52%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £52,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-25.96% +30.00%
4G
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
733 711 515
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 29.63% 30.61% 26.33%
Number of salaries quoted 418 514 386
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

4G
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing 4G across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

4G Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

4G
Salary Trend in Reading

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

4G Salary Trend in Reading

4G
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Reading region citing 4G 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 4G.

1 98 (80.99%) 3G
2 89 (73.55%) Telecoms
3 59 (48.76%) LTE
4 55 (45.45%) Broadband
5 52 (42.98%) Internet
5 52 (42.98%) Smartphone
6 31 (25.62%) Radio Access Network
7 29 (23.97%) Cisco Certification
8 28 (23.14%) Line Management
9 23 (19.01%) Linux
10 22 (18.18%) Project Management
10 22 (18.18%) Network Architecture
11 20 (16.53%) Huawei
11 20 (16.53%) VoLTE
12 19 (15.70%) MVNO
12 19 (15.70%) Analytical Skills
13 18 (14.88%) Mentoring
13 18 (14.88%) VoIP
14 17 (14.05%) SNMP
14 17 (14.05%) DNS
14 17 (14.05%) Juniper
14 17 (14.05%) UNIX
14 17 (14.05%) MPLS
14 17 (14.05%) OSPF
14 17 (14.05%) BGP
14 17 (14.05%) Cisco
14 17 (14.05%) CCNP
14 17 (14.05%) Firewall
14 17 (14.05%) Network Management
15 16 (13.22%) Nokia Solutions and Networks

4G
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Reading region citing 4G 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 4G. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 98 (80.99%) 3G
2 59 (48.76%) LTE
3 55 (45.45%) Broadband
4 52 (42.98%) Internet
5 31 (25.62%) Radio Access Network
6 20 (16.53%) VoLTE
7 19 (15.70%) MVNO
8 18 (14.88%) VoIP
9 17 (14.05%) SNMP
9 17 (14.05%) DNS
9 17 (14.05%) MPLS
9 17 (14.05%) OSPF
9 17 (14.05%) BGP
9 17 (14.05%) Firewall
10 13 (10.74%) 2G
11 9 (7.44%) Wireless
12 8 (6.61%) MGW
12 8 (6.61%) DAB
13 7 (5.79%) 2.5G
14 3 (2.48%) GSM
General
1 89 (73.55%) Telecoms
2 12 (9.92%) Back Office
2 12 (9.92%) Multimedia
3 2 (1.65%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 23 (19.01%) Service Manager
2 22 (18.18%) Network Manager
2 22 (18.18%) Network Operator
3 21 (17.36%) Architecture Manager
4 14 (11.57%) Senior Architect
4 14 (11.57%) Senior Solutions Architect
4 14 (11.57%) Solutions Architect
4 14 (11.57%) Architect
5 12 (9.92%) Linux Engineer
6 11 (9.09%) Junior
7 10 (8.26%) Team Leader
8 8 (6.61%) Databuild Engineer
8 8 (6.61%) Service Transition Manager
8 8 (6.61%) Transition Manager
9 7 (5.79%) Technical Design Authority
9 7 (5.79%) Resourcer
10 6 (4.96%) Operations Team Leader
11 5 (4.13%) Mobile Solutions Architect
12 3 (2.48%) Voice Engineer
12 3 (2.48%) Technical Leader
Miscellaneous
1 52 (42.98%) Smartphone
2 19 (15.70%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (9.92%) Visualisation
4 7 (5.79%) Digital Media
5 2 (1.65%) Handset
5 2 (1.65%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 23 (19.01%) Linux
2 17 (14.05%) UNIX
3 12 (9.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (1.65%) Windows
4 2 (1.65%) Android
4 2 (1.65%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.65%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (23.14%) Line Management
2 22 (18.18%) Project Management
2 22 (18.18%) Network Architecture
3 18 (14.88%) Mentoring
4 17 (14.05%) Network Management
5 10 (8.26%) Service Delivery
6 9 (7.44%) Logistics
7 8 (6.61%) Workflow
7 8 (6.61%) ITIL
8 4 (3.31%) People Management
8 4 (3.31%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (2.48%) Change Management
9 3 (2.48%) Network Planning
10 2 (1.65%) Service Management
10 2 (1.65%) Statistical Analysis
11 1 (0.83%) Process Improvement
11 1 (0.83%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 29 (23.97%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (14.05%) CCNP
3 13 (10.74%) Degree
4 12 (9.92%) RHCA
4 12 (9.92%) CCNA
5 6 (4.96%) HNC
5 6 (4.96%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.44%) QA
2 2 (1.65%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (9.92%) VMware Infrastructure
1 12 (9.92%) NDS
2 2 (1.65%) Firmware
Vendors
1 20 (16.53%) Huawei
2 17 (14.05%) Juniper
2 17 (14.05%) Cisco
3 16 (13.22%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 12 (9.92%) VMware
4 12 (9.92%) Nokia
4 12 (9.92%) Red Hat
5 3 (2.48%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 3 (2.48%) TIBCO
6 1 (0.83%) Ericsson
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