The first table below looks at the demand for Broadband skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Broadband over the 3 months to 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Broadband
Rank 63 126 125
Rank change year-on-year
+63 -1
Permanent jobs citing Broadband 78 13 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 3.13% 0.61% 0.72%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.21% 1.55% 2.84%
Number of salaries quoted 10 6 16
Average salary £47,000 £44,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.81% -12.00%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-10.95% +4.28%
Communications & Networking Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
764 837 598
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 30.61% 39.20% 25.22%
Number of salaries quoted 512 641 508
Average salary £47,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.58% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Broadband
Berkshire

Broadband
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Broadband Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Broadband
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Broadband Salary Trend in Reading

Broadband
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Broadband across the Reading region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Broadband Salary Histogram in Reading

Broadband
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Reading region citing Broadband 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 Broadband.

1 111 (84.73%) Telecoms
2 83 (63.36%) Retail
3 75 (57.25%) Cisco
4 72 (54.96%) Billing
5 68 (51.91%) Internet
6 65 (49.62%) SNMP
7 64 (48.85%) Smartphone
8 60 (45.80%) Firewall
9 57 (43.51%) VoIP
10 54 (41.22%) MPLS
10 54 (41.22%) OSPF
11 52 (39.69%) DNS
12 50 (38.17%) BGP
12 50 (38.17%) Network Management
13 49 (37.40%) Cisco Nexus
14 24 (18.32%) Degree
15 23 (17.56%) CRM
16 20 (15.27%) 3G
16 20 (15.27%) Back Office
17 18 (13.74%) Juniper
18 17 (12.98%) Marketing
19 15 (11.45%) Network Security
19 15 (11.45%) Cisco Certification
19 15 (11.45%) SMTP
19 15 (11.45%) DHCP
20 14 (10.69%) CCNP
20 14 (10.69%) LTE
20 14 (10.69%) Radio Access Network
20 14 (10.69%) F5
21 12 (9.16%) Statistical Analysis

Broadband
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Reading region citing Broadband 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 Broadband. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (0.76%) SharePoint
1 1 (0.76%) Lync
1 1 (0.76%) OpenStack
Applications
1 9 (6.87%) MS Office
2 4 (3.05%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.05%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.76%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 68 (51.91%) Internet
2 65 (49.62%) SNMP
3 60 (45.80%) Firewall
4 57 (43.51%) VoIP
5 54 (41.22%) MPLS
5 54 (41.22%) OSPF
6 52 (39.69%) DNS
7 50 (38.17%) BGP
8 49 (37.40%) Cisco Nexus
9 20 (15.27%) 3G
10 15 (11.45%) Network Security
10 15 (11.45%) SMTP
10 15 (11.45%) DHCP
11 14 (10.69%) LTE
11 14 (10.69%) Radio Access Network
12 11 (8.40%) BIG-IP
12 11 (8.40%) Cisco PIX
12 11 (8.40%) Cisco ASA
12 11 (8.40%) FWSM
13 9 (6.87%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (6.87%) Data Mining
2 2 (1.53%) Relational Database
2 2 (1.53%) SQL Server
General
1 111 (84.73%) Telecoms
2 83 (63.36%) Retail
3 72 (54.96%) Billing
4 20 (15.27%) Back Office
5 17 (12.98%) Marketing
6 2 (1.53%) Finance
7 1 (0.76%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.76%) Banking
7 1 (0.76%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 50 (38.17%) IP Engineer
2 36 (27.48%) Security Engineer
3 33 (25.19%) Design Engineer
3 33 (25.19%) Senior Design Engineer
4 30 (22.90%) Senior IP Engineer
5 25 (19.08%) Senior Security Engineer
6 16 (12.21%) Technical Design Authority
7 12 (9.16%) Analyst
8 9 (6.87%) Performance Analyst
8 9 (6.87%) Network Analyst
8 9 (6.87%) Network Performance Analyst
9 8 (6.11%) Consultant
10 7 (5.34%) Architect
11 5 (3.82%) Network Consultant
11 5 (3.82%) Support Engineer
12 4 (3.05%) Transmission Engineer
12 4 (3.05%) Technical Manager
12 4 (3.05%) Network Engineer
13 3 (2.29%) Project Manager
13 3 (2.29%) Commercial Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.53%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 64 (48.85%) Smartphone
2 5 (3.82%) Computer Science
3 3 (2.29%) Firmware
3 3 (2.29%) Handset
4 1 (0.76%) Mainframe
4 1 (0.76%) Client/Server
4 1 (0.76%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.76%) IPTV
4 1 (0.76%) STB
4 1 (0.76%) Open Source
4 1 (0.76%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.58%) Windows
2 3 (2.29%) Linux
2 3 (2.29%) Android
2 3 (2.29%) Windows Phone
2 3 (2.29%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.76%) Solaris
3 1 (0.76%) Windows XP
3 1 (0.76%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (38.17%) Network Management
2 23 (17.56%) CRM
3 12 (9.16%) Statistical Analysis
4 11 (8.40%) Data Modelling
5 10 (7.63%) ITIL
6 9 (6.87%) Network Design
6 9 (6.87%) Data Analysis
6 9 (6.87%) Project Management
6 9 (6.87%) Network Architecture
6 9 (6.87%) Performance Analysis
7 8 (6.11%) eTOM
8 5 (3.82%) Time Management
9 4 (3.05%) Service Management
9 4 (3.05%) SOA
9 4 (3.05%) PRINCE2
10 3 (2.29%) Service Delivery
10 3 (2.29%) Logistics
10 3 (2.29%) Quantitative Analysis
11 2 (1.53%) Network Monitoring
11 2 (1.53%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (18.32%) Degree
2 15 (11.45%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (10.69%) CCNP
4 5 (3.82%) CCSA
4 5 (3.82%) CCSE
5 4 (3.05%) CCIP
5 4 (3.05%) CCDP
5 4 (3.05%) CCIE
6 3 (2.29%) MBA
7 2 (1.53%) CCNA
8 1 (0.76%) EnCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.29%) QA
2 1 (0.76%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (7.63%) ProxySG
2 1 (0.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (6.11%) OpenView
2 4 (3.05%) HP NNM
2 4 (3.05%) CiscoWorks
2 4 (3.05%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.76%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 75 (57.25%) Cisco
2 18 (13.74%) Juniper
3 14 (10.69%) F5
4 12 (9.16%) Huawei
5 11 (8.40%) Blue Coat
5 11 (8.40%) Microsoft
5 11 (8.40%) CheckPoint
6 8 (6.11%) HP
7 5 (3.82%) Redback
8 4 (3.05%) IBM
8 4 (3.05%) BMC
9 3 (2.29%) Fortinet
10 2 (1.53%) Casewise
11 1 (0.76%) Citrix
11 1 (0.76%) Sybase
Reading, Berkshire
Three
Posted: 15 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £70,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Three
Salary: Car Allowance + 20% bonus.
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Three
Salary: car allowance + 20% bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Three
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Three
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Oxfordshire
Three
Posted: 9 days ago