The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Reading region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Asynchronous Transfer Mode (ATM)
Rank 128 112 74
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -38
Permanent jobs citing ATM 11 25 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.46% 1.10% 2.70%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.44% 3.57% 10.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1 12 0
Average salary £47,500 £60,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.83% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-12.08% +21.33%
Communications & Networking Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
766 700 574
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 32.00% 30.78% 26.23%
Number of salaries quoted 411 529 419
Average salary £47,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,400 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
ATM
Berkshire

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 1 August 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 13 (59.09%) UNIX
1 13 (59.09%) Degree
2 12 (54.55%) Firewall
3 11 (50.00%) MPLS
4 9 (40.91%) Cisco
5 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
5 8 (36.36%) Telecoms
6 7 (31.82%) WebSphere
6 7 (31.82%) Resource Management
6 7 (31.82%) Multithreading
6 7 (31.82%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (31.82%) Java
7 6 (27.27%) SQL
7 6 (27.27%) Oracle
7 6 (27.27%) Linux
7 6 (27.27%) Ethernet
7 6 (27.27%) MS Excel
7 6 (27.27%) OSPF
7 6 (27.27%) BGP
7 6 (27.27%) CCNA
7 6 (27.27%) CCNP
8 5 (22.73%) Software Engineering
8 5 (22.73%) VPN
8 5 (22.73%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (22.73%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (22.73%) F5
8 5 (22.73%) FWSM
8 5 (22.73%) Sun
8 5 (22.73%) HP
8 5 (22.73%) Juniper

ATM
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 (31.82%) WebSphere
2 5 (22.73%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (18.18%) IIS
3 4 (18.18%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (27.27%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.09%) MS Office
2 2 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 12 (54.55%) Firewall
2 11 (50.00%) MPLS
3 6 (27.27%) Ethernet
3 6 (27.27%) OSPF
3 6 (27.27%) BGP
4 5 (22.73%) VPN
4 5 (22.73%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (22.73%) FWSM
4 5 (22.73%) LAN
4 5 (22.73%) PPP
4 5 (22.73%) WAN
5 4 (18.18%) VoIP
5 4 (18.18%) xDSL
5 4 (18.18%) tcpdump
5 4 (18.18%) snoop
5 4 (18.18%) Network Security
5 4 (18.18%) Wireshark
6 3 (13.64%) ISDN
7 2 (9.09%) WCDMA
7 2 (9.09%) PSTN
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Oracle Forms
General
1 8 (36.36%) Telecoms
2 3 (13.64%) Marketing
3 1 (4.55%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) Network Engineer
2 7 (31.82%) Development Manager
3 6 (27.27%) Support Engineer
4 5 (22.73%) Technical Support Engineer
4 5 (22.73%) Technical Support
4 5 (22.73%) Technical Engineer
4 5 (22.73%) Senior Development Manager
4 5 (22.73%) Senior Manager
5 4 (18.18%) Network Security Engineer
5 4 (18.18%) Network Support
5 4 (18.18%) Security Engineer
5 4 (18.18%) Network Support Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Architect
6 2 (9.09%) IP Network Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Network Architect
6 2 (9.09%) Core Network Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) IP Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Network Specialist
7 1 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) .NET
2 2 (9.09%) JRules
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (59.09%) UNIX
2 6 (27.27%) Linux
3 3 (13.64%) Solaris
4 2 (9.09%) Windows 2000
4 2 (9.09%) Windows
4 2 (9.09%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) Resource Management
1 7 (31.82%) Multithreading
2 5 (22.73%) Software Engineering
2 5 (22.73%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (13.64%) Load Balancing
4 2 (9.09%) Project Management
4 2 (9.09%) Unit Testing
4 2 (9.09%) Network Design
5 1 (4.55%) Validation
5 1 (4.55%) Product Marketing
5 1 (4.55%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 7 (31.82%) Java
2 6 (27.27%) SQL
3 1 (4.55%) Shell Script
3 1 (4.55%) Perl
3 1 (4.55%) Python
Qualifications
1 13 (59.09%) Degree
2 7 (31.82%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (27.27%) CCNA
3 6 (27.27%) CCNP
4 4 (18.18%) Sun Certification
4 4 (18.18%) SCSA
5 2 (9.09%) CCIE
6 1 (4.55%) JNCIA
6 1 (4.55%) CCSP
6 1 (4.55%) CCIP
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Netcool
Vendors
1 9 (40.91%) Cisco
2 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 6 (27.27%) Oracle
4 5 (22.73%) F5
4 5 (22.73%) Sun
4 5 (22.73%) HP
4 5 (22.73%) Juniper
4 5 (22.73%) IBM
5 4 (18.18%) Veritas
6 3 (13.64%) Huawei
7 2 (9.09%) Sybase
8 1 (4.55%) CheckPoint