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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
4G
Rank 61 134 129
Rank change year-on-year
+73 -5
Permanent jobs citing 4G 98 17 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 3.68% 0.65% 0.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.70% 2.07% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 17 5 3
Average salary £62,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £55,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £55,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-20.45% +37.50%
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
916 822 593
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 34.42% 31.53% 29.04%
Number of salaries quoted 471 573 466
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £70,000
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
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing 4G across the Reading region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014.

4G Salary Histogram in Reading

4G
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 November 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.

1 122 (79.74%) 3G
2 101 (66.01%) Telecoms
3 72 (47.06%) LTE
4 60 (39.22%) Broadband
5 49 (32.03%) Internet
5 49 (32.03%) Smartphone
6 38 (24.84%) Radio Access Network
7 33 (21.57%) Line Management
7 33 (21.57%) Network Architecture
8 30 (19.61%) Cisco Certification
9 28 (18.30%) VoLTE
10 25 (16.34%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
10 25 (16.34%) Project Management
11 24 (15.69%) Huawei
12 23 (15.03%) Linux
13 22 (14.38%) 2G
13 22 (14.38%) Wireless
13 22 (14.38%) Mentoring
14 21 (13.73%) Analytical Skills
14 21 (13.73%) MVNO
14 21 (13.73%) UNIX
14 21 (13.73%) Juniper
14 21 (13.73%) Cisco
15 19 (12.42%) VoIP
16 18 (11.76%) Service Management
17 17 (11.11%) Network Management
17 17 (11.11%) Back Office
17 17 (11.11%) Firewall
17 17 (11.11%) SNMP
17 17 (11.11%) DNS

4G
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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
1 122 (79.74%) 3G
2 72 (47.06%) LTE
3 60 (39.22%) Broadband
4 49 (32.03%) Internet
5 38 (24.84%) Radio Access Network
6 28 (18.30%) VoLTE
7 22 (14.38%) Wireless
7 22 (14.38%) 2G
8 21 (13.73%) MVNO
9 19 (12.42%) VoIP
10 17 (11.11%) SNMP
10 17 (11.11%) DNS
10 17 (11.11%) MPLS
10 17 (11.11%) OSPF
10 17 (11.11%) BGP
10 17 (11.11%) Firewall
11 11 (7.19%) MGW
12 8 (5.23%) DAB
13 7 (4.58%) 2.5G
14 5 (3.27%) GSM
General
1 101 (66.01%) Telecoms
2 17 (11.11%) Back Office
3 13 (8.50%) Multimedia
4 7 (4.58%) Marketing
5 6 (3.92%) Advertising
6 3 (1.96%) Legal
7 2 (1.31%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 28 (18.30%) Network Manager
2 23 (15.03%) Service Manager
2 23 (15.03%) Network Operator
2 23 (15.03%) Architecture Manager
3 18 (11.76%) Senior Architect
3 18 (11.76%) Senior Solutions Architect
3 18 (11.76%) Architect
3 18 (11.76%) Solutions Architect
4 14 (9.15%) Technical Design Authority
5 13 (8.50%) Linux Engineer
6 12 (7.84%) Junior
6 12 (7.84%) Team Leader
7 9 (5.88%) Account Manager
7 9 (5.88%) Databuild Engineer
7 9 (5.88%) Operations Team Leader
8 8 (5.23%) Service Transition Manager
8 8 (5.23%) Transition Manager
9 7 (4.58%) Resourcer
10 5 (3.27%) Network Consultant
10 5 (3.27%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.31%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 49 (32.03%) Smartphone
2 21 (13.73%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (8.50%) Visualisation
4 7 (4.58%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 23 (15.03%) Linux
2 21 (13.73%) UNIX
3 13 (8.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (21.57%) Network Architecture
1 33 (21.57%) Line Management
2 25 (16.34%) Project Management
3 22 (14.38%) Mentoring
4 18 (11.76%) Service Management
5 17 (11.11%) Network Management
6 9 (5.88%) Problem Management
6 9 (5.88%) CRM
6 9 (5.88%) Workflow
6 9 (5.88%) Performance Management
7 8 (5.23%) ITIL
8 7 (4.58%) Logistics
8 7 (4.58%) Product Management
9 6 (3.92%) Service Delivery
10 4 (2.61%) Network Planning
10 4 (2.61%) People Management
11 3 (1.96%) Continuous Improvement
11 3 (1.96%) Change Management
12 1 (0.65%) Network Design
12 1 (0.65%) Process Improvement
Qualifications
1 30 (19.61%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (11.11%) CCNP
3 16 (10.46%) Degree
4 13 (8.50%) RHCA
4 13 (8.50%) CCNA
5 7 (4.58%) HND
6 6 (3.92%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.54%) QA
2 3 (1.96%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (9.15%) NDS
2 13 (8.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 25 (16.34%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 24 (15.69%) Huawei
3 21 (13.73%) Cisco
3 21 (13.73%) Juniper
4 17 (11.11%) Nokia
5 13 (8.50%) Red Hat
5 13 (8.50%) VMware
6 4 (2.61%) Ericsson
7 3 (1.96%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (1.96%) Nortel
8 2 (1.31%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 2 (1.31%) TIBCO
9 1 (0.65%) Cramer
9 1 (0.65%) Mapinfo
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