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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
4G
Rank 134 120 124
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +4
Permanent jobs citing 4G 13 27 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.61% 1.14% 0.80%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.11% 3.82% 2.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 8
Average salary £55,000 £66,250 £51,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.98% +28.64%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -
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
617 706 723
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 29.13% 29.71% 32.15%
Number of salaries quoted 477 389 514
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 14 February 2016, 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 27 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 19 (70.37%) Wireless
3 16 (59.26%) Performance Management
4 14 (51.85%) Data Centre
4 14 (51.85%) CRM
5 13 (48.15%) 3G
6 11 (40.74%) Service Management
7 8 (29.63%) Management Information System
8 7 (25.93%) Broadband
9 6 (22.22%) Oracle
9 6 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (22.22%) Advertising
9 6 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint
10 5 (18.52%) Huawei
10 5 (18.52%) LTE
10 5 (18.52%) 2G
11 4 (14.81%) Ericsson
11 4 (14.81%) Nokia
12 3 (11.11%) HP
12 3 (11.11%) UMTS
12 3 (11.11%) VoIP
12 3 (11.11%) Electronics
12 3 (11.11%) Test Management
13 2 (7.41%) Remedy ITSM
13 2 (7.41%) Fault Management
13 2 (7.41%) Product Management
13 2 (7.41%) Amdocs
13 2 (7.41%) Multimedia
13 2 (7.41%) WiMAX
13 2 (7.41%) Business Development

4G
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 6 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 19 (70.37%) Wireless
2 13 (48.15%) 3G
3 7 (25.93%) Broadband
4 5 (18.52%) 2G
4 5 (18.52%) LTE
5 3 (11.11%) UMTS
5 3 (11.11%) VoIP
6 2 (7.41%) 3GPP
6 2 (7.41%) ADSL
6 2 (7.41%) MPLS
6 2 (7.41%) Radio Access Network
6 2 (7.41%) WiMAX
7 1 (3.70%) Diameter Protocol
7 1 (3.70%) M3UA
7 1 (3.70%) MGW
7 1 (3.70%) NAS
7 1 (3.70%) RNC
7 1 (3.70%) SCTP
7 1 (3.70%) SSH
7 1 (3.70%) VoLTE
General
1 27 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 6 (22.22%) Advertising
3 3 (11.11%) Electronics
4 2 (7.41%) Multimedia
5 1 (3.70%) Finance
5 1 (3.70%) Italian Language
5 1 (3.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (51.85%) Account Manager
2 13 (48.15%) Telecoms Manager
3 12 (44.44%) Sales Manager
3 12 (44.44%) Telecoms Account Manager
4 7 (25.93%) IT Manager
5 6 (22.22%) Engineering Manager
5 6 (22.22%) Procurement Manager
6 2 (7.41%) Architect
6 2 (7.41%) Hardware Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) OSS Architect
6 2 (7.41%) Project Manager
6 2 (7.41%) RF Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Service Manager
7 1 (3.70%) Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Mobile Test Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Network Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Senior Account Manager
7 1 (3.70%) Senior Architect
7 1 (3.70%) Senior Manager
7 1 (3.70%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 14 (51.85%) Data Centre
2 8 (29.63%) Management Information System
3 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.70%) BBC
4 1 (3.70%) Blackberry
4 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.70%) iDTV
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) Android
1 1 (3.70%) BlackBerry OS
1 1 (3.70%) Linux
1 1 (3.70%) Solaris
1 1 (3.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (59.26%) Performance Management
2 14 (51.85%) CRM
3 11 (40.74%) Service Management
4 6 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (11.11%) Test Management
6 2 (7.41%) Business Development
6 2 (7.41%) Fault Management
6 2 (7.41%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (7.41%) Network Performance Management
6 2 (7.41%) Presales
6 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2
6 2 (7.41%) Product Management
6 2 (7.41%) Project Management
7 1 (3.70%) Line Management
7 1 (3.70%) Service Delivery
7 1 (3.70%) Test Automation
7 1 (3.70%) Test Planning
7 1 (3.70%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.41%) Python
2 1 (3.70%) C
2 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) APMP
1 1 (3.70%) Degree
1 1 (3.70%) PMI Certification
1 1 (3.70%) PMP
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) Netcool
1 2 (7.41%) TeMIP
1 2 (7.41%) Tivoli
2 1 (3.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (22.22%) Oracle
2 5 (18.52%) Huawei
3 4 (14.81%) Ericsson
3 4 (14.81%) Nokia
4 3 (11.11%) HP
5 2 (7.41%) Amdocs
5 2 (7.41%) BMC
5 2 (7.41%) Cramer
5 2 (7.41%) IBM
5 2 (7.41%) Infovista
5 2 (7.41%) Remedy
5 2 (7.41%) Telcordia
5 2 (7.41%) TIBCO
6 1 (3.70%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 1 (3.70%) BT
6 1 (3.70%) Cisco
6 1 (3.70%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
6 1 (3.70%) Symbian
6 1 (3.70%) ZTE