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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
4G
Rank 142 116 137
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +21
Permanent jobs citing 4G 8 27 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.32% 1.09% 0.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.06% 3.55% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 7
Average salary £52,500 £35,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -39.13%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £38,750 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+29.03% -18.42%
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
754 760 852
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 30.17% 30.57% 39.41%
Number of salaries quoted 406 513 657
Average salary £50,000 £46,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% +8.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 17 April 2015.

4G Salary Histogram in Reading

4G
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 43 (74.14%) 3G
2 32 (55.17%) Telecoms
3 23 (39.66%) Wireless
3 23 (39.66%) LTE
4 21 (36.21%) Service Management
5 15 (25.86%) Network Architecture
6 14 (24.14%) 2G
6 14 (24.14%) Broadband
7 13 (22.41%) CRM
7 13 (22.41%) Radio Access Network
7 13 (22.41%) Performance Management
8 11 (18.97%) Huawei
9 10 (17.24%) Marketing
9 10 (17.24%) Product Management
9 10 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
10 9 (15.52%) Degree
10 9 (15.52%) GSM
10 9 (15.52%) Project Management
11 8 (13.79%) Cisco
11 8 (13.79%) Juniper
11 8 (13.79%) Problem Management
11 8 (13.79%) Mentoring
11 8 (13.79%) MVNO
11 8 (13.79%) VoLTE
12 7 (12.07%) Line Management
12 7 (12.07%) QA
12 7 (12.07%) RNC
12 7 (12.07%) WiMAX
12 7 (12.07%) Advertising
12 7 (12.07%) Ericsson

4G
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 43 (74.14%) 3G
2 23 (39.66%) Wireless
2 23 (39.66%) LTE
3 14 (24.14%) 2G
3 14 (24.14%) Broadband
4 13 (22.41%) Radio Access Network
5 9 (15.52%) GSM
6 8 (13.79%) MVNO
6 8 (13.79%) VoLTE
7 7 (12.07%) WiMAX
7 7 (12.07%) RNC
7 7 (12.07%) UMTS
8 4 (6.90%) VoIP
9 3 (5.17%) SNMP
9 3 (5.17%) DNS
9 3 (5.17%) Firewall
9 3 (5.17%) MPLS
9 3 (5.17%) OSPF
9 3 (5.17%) BGP
10 2 (3.45%) SMPP
General
1 32 (55.17%) Telecoms
2 10 (17.24%) Marketing
3 7 (12.07%) Advertising
4 3 (5.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (22.41%) Account Manager
2 12 (20.69%) Network Manager
3 8 (13.79%) Solutions Architect
3 8 (13.79%) Architect
3 8 (13.79%) Senior Solutions Architect
3 8 (13.79%) Technical Design Authority
3 8 (13.79%) Senior Architect
4 7 (12.07%) Architecture Manager
4 7 (12.07%) Service Manager
5 5 (8.62%) RAN Engineer
5 5 (8.62%) Network Operator
5 5 (8.62%) 3G Engineer
6 3 (5.17%) Technical Engineer
6 3 (5.17%) Bid Manager
7 2 (3.45%) Sales Manager
7 2 (3.45%) Deployment Manager
7 2 (3.45%) Consultant
7 2 (3.45%) Support Engineer
7 2 (3.45%) Project Manager
7 2 (3.45%) Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.45%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.45%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (36.21%) Service Management
2 15 (25.86%) Network Architecture
3 13 (22.41%) Performance Management
3 13 (22.41%) CRM
4 10 (17.24%) Product Management
5 9 (15.52%) Project Management
6 8 (13.79%) Problem Management
6 8 (13.79%) Mentoring
7 7 (12.07%) Line Management
8 3 (5.17%) Network Management
9 2 (3.45%) Service Delivery
10 1 (1.72%) Change Management
10 1 (1.72%) Agile Software Development
10 1 (1.72%) Network Planning
10 1 (1.72%) PRINCE2
10 1 (1.72%) Benchmarking
10 1 (1.72%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 9 (15.52%) Degree
2 3 (5.17%) CCNP
2 3 (5.17%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.72%) PMP
3 1 (1.72%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.72%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.07%) SLA
1 7 (12.07%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (18.97%) Huawei
2 8 (13.79%) Juniper
2 8 (13.79%) Cisco
3 7 (12.07%) Nortel
3 7 (12.07%) Ericsson
3 7 (12.07%) Nokia
4 5 (8.62%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 3 (5.17%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.72%) Cramer
6 1 (1.72%) Mapinfo
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
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Posted: 18 days ago