The table below looks at the statistics for 4G skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 4G over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
4G
Rank 120 142 96
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -46
Permanent jobs citing 4G 18 7 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.99% 0.32% 2.07%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.31% 1.13% 6.57%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 11
Median salary £55,000 £43,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+27.90% +22.85%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £52,500 £38,250
% change year-on-year
- +37.25%
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
543 622 776
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 29.90% 28.20% 31.46%
Number of salaries quoted 376 408 426
Median salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

4G
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading region citing 4G as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 24 August 2016.

4G Salary Histogram in Reading

4G
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, IT jobs citing 4G 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 4G.

1 23 (85.19%) Telecoms
2 15 (55.56%) Broadband
2 15 (55.56%) 3G
3 12 (44.44%) Wireless
4 10 (37.04%) CRM
5 9 (33.33%) LTE
5 9 (33.33%) Data Centre
6 7 (25.93%) Performance Management
6 7 (25.93%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (22.22%) Smartphone
7 6 (22.22%) Internet
7 6 (22.22%) Service Management
7 6 (22.22%) Validation
7 6 (22.22%) Cisco
8 5 (18.52%) Oracle
8 5 (18.52%) Degree
9 4 (14.81%) Network Security
9 4 (14.81%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 4 (14.81%) DDoS Mitigation
9 4 (14.81%) Radio Access Network
9 4 (14.81%) Firewall
9 4 (14.81%) Project Management
9 4 (14.81%) Citrix
9 4 (14.81%) Ericsson
10 3 (11.11%) Nokia
10 3 (11.11%) CheckPoint
10 3 (11.11%) DMZ
10 3 (11.11%) Sophos
10 3 (11.11%) Configuration Management
10 3 (11.11%) TACACS

4G
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 2 (7.41%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 15 (55.56%) 3G
1 15 (55.56%) Broadband
2 12 (44.44%) Wireless
3 9 (33.33%) LTE
4 6 (22.22%) Internet
5 4 (14.81%) Firewall
5 4 (14.81%) Network Security
5 4 (14.81%) Radio Access Network
6 3 (11.11%) DMZ
6 3 (11.11%) TACACS
7 2 (7.41%) MVNO
8 1 (3.70%) Diameter Protocol
8 1 (3.70%) DNS
8 1 (3.70%) GGSN
8 1 (3.70%) GPRS
8 1 (3.70%) MGW
8 1 (3.70%) SGSN
8 1 (3.70%) SSL
8 1 (3.70%) VoLTE
8 1 (3.70%) VPN
General
1 23 (85.19%) Telecoms
2 3 (11.11%) Advertising
2 3 (11.11%) Back Office
2 3 (11.11%) Legal
3 2 (7.41%) Marketing
4 1 (3.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (33.33%) Account Manager
2 8 (29.63%) Network Engineer
3 7 (25.93%) Telecoms Manager
4 6 (22.22%) Diagnostic Engineer
4 6 (22.22%) OSS Engineer
5 5 (18.52%) Customer Engineer
6 4 (14.81%) Telecoms Account Manager
7 3 (11.11%) Sales Manager
7 3 (11.11%) Senior Account Manager
7 3 (11.11%) Senior Manager
7 3 (11.11%) Telecoms Engineer
8 2 (7.41%) 3G Engineer
8 2 (7.41%) Analyst
8 2 (7.41%) Design Engineer
8 2 (7.41%) Desktop Support
8 2 (7.41%) Desktop Support Analyst
8 2 (7.41%) Network Design Engineer
8 2 (7.41%) Network Security Engineer
8 2 (7.41%) Procurement Manager
8 2 (7.41%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) Regular Expression
2 1 (3.70%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 7 (25.93%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (22.22%) Smartphone
4 4 (14.81%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 3 (11.11%) Virtual Team
6 2 (7.41%) Management Information System
7 1 (3.70%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.11%) Linux
1 3 (11.11%) Windows
1 3 (11.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) CRM
2 7 (25.93%) Performance Management
3 6 (22.22%) Service Management
3 6 (22.22%) Validation
4 4 (14.81%) DDoS Mitigation
4 4 (14.81%) Project Management
5 3 (11.11%) Capacity Management
5 3 (11.11%) Configuration Management
5 3 (11.11%) Identity Management
5 3 (11.11%) Migration
5 3 (11.11%) Mobile Device Management
5 3 (11.11%) Network Design
5 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (7.41%) ITIL
6 2 (7.41%) Product Management
7 1 (3.70%) Budget Control
7 1 (3.70%) Data Management
7 1 (3.70%) Load Balancing
7 1 (3.70%) Security Architecture
7 1 (3.70%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) CCNP
2 1 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.70%) CISM
2 1 (3.70%) CISSP
2 1 (3.70%) CompTIA Security+
2 1 (3.70%) CRISC
2 1 (3.70%) PMP
2 1 (3.70%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) GMP
1 1 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (11.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) Amdocs OSS
2 1 (3.70%) Nessus
Vendors
1 6 (22.22%) Cisco
2 5 (18.52%) Oracle
3 4 (14.81%) Citrix
3 4 (14.81%) Ericsson
4 3 (11.11%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 3 (11.11%) Amdocs
4 3 (11.11%) Blue Coat
4 3 (11.11%) BT
4 3 (11.11%) CheckPoint
4 3 (11.11%) F5
4 3 (11.11%) Fortinet
4 3 (11.11%) Huawei
4 3 (11.11%) Nokia
4 3 (11.11%) Sophos
4 3 (11.11%) Virgin Media
4 3 (11.11%) VMware
5 2 (7.41%) Empirix
5 2 (7.41%) Velocent
6 1 (3.70%) Apple
6 1 (3.70%) Qualys