The table below looks at the statistics for ATM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ATM over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Asynchronous Transfer Mode (ATM)
Rank 128 115 86
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -29
Permanent jobs citing ATM 13 22 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.52% 0.96% 2.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.75% 3.19% 8.95%
Number of salaries quoted 4 12 1
Average salary £42,500 £60,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.16% +9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £46,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-13.51% +23.33%
ATM
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
741 690 525
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 29.46% 30.10% 26.49%
Number of salaries quoted 422 508 401
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

ATM
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ATM across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

ATM Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

ATM
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ATM across the Reading region.

ATM Salary Trend in Reading

ATM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Reading region citing ATM 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 ATM.

1 9 (47.37%) Degree
2 8 (42.11%) Telecoms
3 7 (36.84%) MPLS
3 7 (36.84%) Java
3 7 (36.84%) UNIX
3 7 (36.84%) Resource Management
3 7 (36.84%) Multithreading
3 7 (36.84%) WebSphere
3 7 (36.84%) Mentoring
3 7 (36.84%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (31.58%) Ethernet
5 5 (26.32%) Firewall
5 5 (26.32%) ISDN
5 5 (26.32%) Cisco
5 5 (26.32%) IBM
5 5 (26.32%) WebSphere Application Server
5 5 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (26.32%) Software Engineering
6 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
6 4 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (15.79%) Juniper
7 3 (15.79%) CCNP
7 3 (15.79%) OSPF
7 3 (15.79%) BGP
7 3 (15.79%) DSL
7 3 (15.79%) WCDMA
7 3 (15.79%) VPN
7 3 (15.79%) LAN
7 3 (15.79%) PSTN
7 3 (15.79%) 3GPP

ATM
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Reading region citing ATM 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 ATM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (36.84%) WebSphere
2 5 (26.32%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (10.53%) IIS
3 2 (10.53%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (36.84%) MPLS
2 6 (31.58%) Ethernet
3 5 (26.32%) ISDN
3 5 (26.32%) Firewall
4 3 (15.79%) WCDMA
4 3 (15.79%) LAN
4 3 (15.79%) PSTN
4 3 (15.79%) 3GPP
4 3 (15.79%) UMTS
4 3 (15.79%) PPP
4 3 (15.79%) CDMA
4 3 (15.79%) GPRS
4 3 (15.79%) GSM
4 3 (15.79%) OSPF
4 3 (15.79%) BGP
4 3 (15.79%) DSL
4 3 (15.79%) VPN
5 2 (10.53%) Megaco
5 2 (10.53%) ISUP
5 2 (10.53%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle Forms
General
1 8 (42.11%) Telecoms
2 3 (15.79%) Marketing
3 1 (5.26%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Development Manager
2 6 (31.58%) Network Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) Senior Manager
3 5 (26.32%) Senior Development Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Network Security Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Support Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Network Support
4 2 (10.53%) Security Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Network Support Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Core Network Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Transmission Planner
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Network Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Network Specialist
5 1 (5.26%) NOC Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Support
5 1 (5.26%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) .NET
1 2 (10.53%) JRules
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (36.84%) UNIX
2 2 (10.53%) Windows
2 2 (10.53%) Linux
2 2 (10.53%) Windows 2000
2 2 (10.53%) Windows NT
3 1 (5.26%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Resource Management
1 7 (36.84%) Multithreading
1 7 (36.84%) Mentoring
2 5 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (26.32%) Software Engineering
3 3 (15.79%) Line Management
4 2 (10.53%) Network Planning
4 2 (10.53%) Unit Testing
5 1 (5.26%) Incident Management
5 1 (5.26%) Load Balancing
5 1 (5.26%) Project Management
5 1 (5.26%) Network Design
5 1 (5.26%) Product Marketing
5 1 (5.26%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 7 (36.84%) Java
2 2 (10.53%) SQL
3 1 (5.26%) Python
3 1 (5.26%) Shell Script
3 1 (5.26%) Perl
Qualifications
1 9 (47.37%) Degree
2 4 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (15.79%) CCNP
4 2 (10.53%) CCIE
4 2 (10.53%) CCNA
5 1 (5.26%) CCSP
5 1 (5.26%) CCIP
5 1 (5.26%) JNCIA
5 1 (5.26%) JNCIS
5 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
5 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Netcool
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Cisco
1 5 (26.32%) IBM
2 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
3 3 (15.79%) Juniper
4 2 (10.53%) Veritas
4 2 (10.53%) F5
4 2 (10.53%) Oracle
4 2 (10.53%) Sybase
5 1 (5.26%) Sun
5 1 (5.26%) HP