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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
4G
Rank 125 147 122
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -25
Permanent jobs citing 4G 8 10 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.42% 0.41% 1.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.40% 1.31% 3.60%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 9
Average salary £57,500 £52,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.52% +50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £48,750 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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
572 764 750
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 30.17% 30.94% 30.80%
Number of salaries quoted 465 404 490
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +4.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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
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 April 2016.

4G Salary Histogram in Reading

4G
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 23 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 12 (52.17%) Wireless
2 12 (52.17%) CRM
2 12 (52.17%) 3G
2 12 (52.17%) Data Centre
3 10 (43.48%) Performance Management
4 9 (39.13%) Oracle
5 8 (34.78%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (34.78%) Management Information System
5 8 (34.78%) MS PowerPoint
6 7 (30.43%) Service Management
6 7 (30.43%) Broadband
7 5 (21.74%) Huawei
8 4 (17.39%) Advertising
8 4 (17.39%) Ericsson
9 3 (13.04%) Nokia
9 3 (13.04%) LTE
9 3 (13.04%) Virgin Media
10 2 (8.70%) Product Management
10 2 (8.70%) Marketing
10 2 (8.70%) Radio Access Network
10 2 (8.70%) MVNO
10 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2
10 2 (8.70%) PMP
10 2 (8.70%) PMI Certification
10 2 (8.70%) Alcatel-Lucent
10 2 (8.70%) BT
10 2 (8.70%) 2G
11 1 (4.35%) Finance
11 1 (4.35%) Process Management

4G
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 8 (34.78%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 12 (52.17%) 3G
1 12 (52.17%) Wireless
2 7 (30.43%) Broadband
3 3 (13.04%) LTE
4 2 (8.70%) 2G
4 2 (8.70%) MVNO
4 2 (8.70%) Radio Access Network
5 1 (4.35%) Diameter Protocol
5 1 (4.35%) DNS
5 1 (4.35%) GGSN
5 1 (4.35%) GPRS
5 1 (4.35%) MGW
5 1 (4.35%) SGSN
5 1 (4.35%) VoLTE
General
1 23 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (17.39%) Advertising
3 2 (8.70%) Marketing
4 1 (4.35%) Finance
4 1 (4.35%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (52.17%) Account Manager
1 12 (52.17%) Telecoms Manager
2 9 (39.13%) Sales Manager
3 8 (34.78%) Procurement Manager
3 8 (34.78%) Telecoms Account Manager
4 7 (30.43%) Engineering Manager
5 5 (21.74%) IT Manager
6 2 (8.70%) Project Manager
6 2 (8.70%) Service Manager
7 1 (4.35%) Mobile Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Senior Account Manager
7 1 (4.35%) Senior Manager
7 1 (4.35%) Support Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Telecoms Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (52.17%) Data Centre
2 8 (34.78%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) CRM
2 10 (43.48%) Performance Management
3 8 (34.78%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (30.43%) Service Management
5 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2
5 2 (8.70%) Product Management
6 1 (4.35%) Process Management
6 1 (4.35%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) PMI Certification
1 2 (8.70%) PMP
2 1 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) GMP
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Amdocs OSS
Vendors
1 9 (39.13%) Oracle
2 5 (21.74%) Huawei
3 4 (17.39%) Ericsson
4 3 (13.04%) Nokia
4 3 (13.04%) Virgin Media
5 2 (8.70%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 2 (8.70%) BT
6 1 (4.35%) Amdocs
6 1 (4.35%) Cisco
6 1 (4.35%) Nokia Networks
6 1 (4.35%) Redknee
6 1 (4.35%) ZTE