The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Reading region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
4G
Rank 91 102 134
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +32
Permanent jobs citing 4G 45 29 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.91% 1.28% 0.091%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.05% 4.11% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 11 16 0
Average salary £35,000 £48,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.20% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £54,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-25.92% +20.00%
Communications & Networking Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
744 706 582
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 31.58% 31.10% 26.36%
Number of salaries quoted 400 539 429
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
4G
Berkshire

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
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing 4G across the Reading region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

4G Salary Histogram in Reading

4G
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 56 (77.78%) 3G
2 53 (73.61%) Telecoms
3 39 (54.17%) LTE
4 20 (27.78%) VoLTE
4 20 (27.78%) Linux
5 19 (26.39%) Cisco Certification
6 18 (25.00%) Project Management
7 17 (23.61%) UNIX
7 17 (23.61%) Degree
8 16 (22.22%) Broadband
8 16 (22.22%) VoIP
9 15 (20.83%) Red Hat
9 15 (20.83%) Radio Access Network
9 15 (20.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 15 (20.83%) Network Architecture
10 13 (18.06%) Smartphone
10 13 (18.06%) Internet
11 12 (16.67%) Huawei
11 12 (16.67%) 2G
11 12 (16.67%) MVNO
12 10 (13.89%) Network Management
12 10 (13.89%) Firewall
12 10 (13.89%) Juniper
12 10 (13.89%) MPLS
12 10 (13.89%) OSPF
12 10 (13.89%) BGP
12 10 (13.89%) SNMP
12 10 (13.89%) DNS
12 10 (13.89%) Cisco
12 10 (13.89%) CCNP

4G
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 56 (77.78%) 3G
2 39 (54.17%) LTE
3 20 (27.78%) VoLTE
4 16 (22.22%) Broadband
4 16 (22.22%) VoIP
5 15 (20.83%) Radio Access Network
6 13 (18.06%) Internet
7 12 (16.67%) MVNO
7 12 (16.67%) 2G
8 10 (13.89%) Firewall
8 10 (13.89%) SNMP
8 10 (13.89%) DNS
8 10 (13.89%) MPLS
8 10 (13.89%) OSPF
8 10 (13.89%) BGP
9 8 (11.11%) Wireless
10 6 (8.33%) 2.5G
10 6 (8.33%) GSM
11 3 (4.17%) 3GPP
11 3 (4.17%) INAP
General
1 53 (73.61%) Telecoms
2 3 (4.17%) Multimedia
3 1 (1.39%) Law
Job Titles
1 15 (20.83%) Network Manager
1 15 (20.83%) Network Operator
1 15 (20.83%) Architecture Manager
2 14 (19.44%) Service Manager
3 8 (11.11%) IP Engineer
4 6 (8.33%) Senior Architect
4 6 (8.33%) Resourcer
4 6 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
4 6 (8.33%) Architect
4 6 (8.33%) Senior Solutions Architect
4 6 (8.33%) Telecoms Engineer
5 5 (6.94%) Graduate
5 5 (6.94%) Mobile Solutions Architect
6 4 (5.56%) Linux Engineer
6 4 (5.56%) Team Leader
7 3 (4.17%) Design Engineer
7 3 (4.17%) Performance Manager
7 3 (4.17%) Senior Design Engineer
8 2 (2.78%) UNIX Engineer
8 2 (2.78%) Linux Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 13 (18.06%) Smartphone
2 6 (8.33%) Digital Media
3 3 (4.17%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.17%) Visualisation
3 3 (4.17%) Firmware
3 3 (4.17%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 20 (27.78%) Linux
2 17 (23.61%) UNIX
3 15 (20.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (4.17%) Apple iOS
4 3 (4.17%) Windows Phone
4 3 (4.17%) Windows
4 3 (4.17%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (25.00%) Project Management
2 15 (20.83%) Network Architecture
3 10 (13.89%) Network Management
4 9 (12.50%) Logistics
5 8 (11.11%) Service Delivery
6 3 (4.17%) Change Management
6 3 (4.17%) Statistical Analysis
6 3 (4.17%) Integration Testing
6 3 (4.17%) Time Management
6 3 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (4.17%) Capacity Management
7 2 (2.78%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 19 (26.39%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (23.61%) Degree
3 10 (13.89%) CCNP
4 9 (12.50%) CCNA
5 6 (8.33%) RHCE
6 3 (4.17%) RHCA
6 3 (4.17%) HNC
6 3 (4.17%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.50%) QA
2 2 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (4.17%) NDS
1 3 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 15 (20.83%) Red Hat
2 12 (16.67%) Huawei
3 10 (13.89%) Cisco
3 10 (13.89%) Juniper
4 3 (4.17%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 3 (4.17%) TIBCO
4 3 (4.17%) VMware
4 3 (4.17%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
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