The table below looks at the statistics 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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Broadband
Rank 89 87 110
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +23
Permanent jobs citing Broadband 49 59 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.07% 2.49% 0.94%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.64% 7.97% 2.89%
Number of salaries quoted 13 23 15
Average salary £67,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £36,800 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £52,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-8.53% -3.52%
Broadband
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
738 740 622
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 31.17% 31.24% 32.60%
Number of salaries quoted 408 529 512
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 23 January 2015.

Broadband Salary Histogram in Reading

Broadband
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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.

1 126 (89.36%) Telecoms
2 85 (60.28%) Internet
3 82 (58.16%) Smartphone
4 59 (41.84%) 4G
5 56 (39.72%) 3G
6 42 (29.79%) Marketing
7 39 (27.66%) Degree
8 35 (24.82%) LTE
9 25 (17.73%) Wireless
10 24 (17.02%) Service Management
10 24 (17.02%) UNIX
11 23 (16.31%) Back Office
12 22 (15.60%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
13 21 (14.89%) Product Management
13 21 (14.89%) Huawei
13 21 (14.89%) ATM
13 21 (14.89%) DSLAM
14 16 (11.35%) Linux
15 15 (10.64%) HTTP
15 15 (10.64%) Nokia
16 14 (9.93%) VoLTE
16 14 (9.93%) UMTS
16 14 (9.93%) CDMA
16 14 (9.93%) NGN
17 13 (9.22%) VoIP
18 12 (8.51%) NDS
18 12 (8.51%) Firewall
19 11 (7.80%) CRM
20 10 (7.09%) Cisco
20 10 (7.09%) ITIL

Broadband
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 4 (2.84%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.13%) OpenStack
3 1 (0.71%) MTS
Applications
1 7 (4.96%) MS PowerPoint
1 7 (4.96%) MS Excel
1 7 (4.96%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.84%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.13%) SaaS
2 1 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 85 (60.28%) Internet
2 59 (41.84%) 4G
3 56 (39.72%) 3G
4 35 (24.82%) LTE
5 25 (17.73%) Wireless
6 21 (14.89%) ATM
6 21 (14.89%) DSLAM
7 15 (10.64%) HTTP
8 14 (9.93%) VoLTE
8 14 (9.93%) UMTS
8 14 (9.93%) CDMA
8 14 (9.93%) NGN
9 13 (9.22%) VoIP
10 12 (8.51%) Firewall
11 10 (7.09%) MVNO
11 10 (7.09%) Radio Access Network
12 9 (6.38%) MGW
12 9 (6.38%) SDH
13 8 (5.67%) DAB
13 8 (5.67%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.71%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (4.96%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.71%) Subversion
General
1 126 (89.36%) Telecoms
2 42 (29.79%) Marketing
3 23 (16.31%) Back Office
4 10 (7.09%) Advertising
5 9 (6.38%) Electronics
6 2 (1.42%) Finance
6 2 (1.42%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (17.02%) Account Manager
2 15 (10.64%) Technical Design Authority
3 11 (7.80%) Team Leader
3 11 (7.80%) Network Engineer
4 10 (7.09%) Architect
4 10 (7.09%) Design Engineer
4 10 (7.09%) Solutions Architect
4 10 (7.09%) Senior Design Engineer
5 9 (6.38%) Databuild Engineer
5 9 (6.38%) Senior Architect
5 9 (6.38%) Operations Team Leader
5 9 (6.38%) Senior Solutions Architect
6 8 (5.67%) Transition Manager
6 8 (5.67%) Bid Manager
6 8 (5.67%) Service Manager
6 8 (5.67%) Support Engineer
6 8 (5.67%) Service Transition Manager
7 7 (4.96%) Network Support Engineer
7 7 (4.96%) Network Support
8 6 (4.26%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.55%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 82 (58.16%) Smartphone
2 7 (4.96%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (2.84%) Performance Metrics
4 3 (2.13%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.13%) Open Source
5 2 (1.42%) Machine to Machine
6 1 (0.71%) IPTV
6 1 (0.71%) User Experience
6 1 (0.71%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 24 (17.02%) UNIX
2 16 (11.35%) Linux
3 7 (4.96%) Solaris
4 1 (0.71%) Windows
4 1 (0.71%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.71%) Debian
4 1 (0.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (17.02%) Service Management
2 21 (14.89%) Product Management
3 11 (7.80%) CRM
4 10 (7.09%) ITIL
4 10 (7.09%) Performance Management
4 10 (7.09%) Capacity Management
5 9 (6.38%) Line Management
5 9 (6.38%) Workflow
5 9 (6.38%) Project Management
6 8 (5.67%) Business Development
6 8 (5.67%) Network Management
7 5 (3.55%) Requirements Management
7 5 (3.55%) Validation
8 4 (2.84%) Analytics
8 4 (2.84%) People Management
8 4 (2.84%) ITSM
8 4 (2.84%) Service Delivery
9 3 (2.13%) Strategic Planning
9 3 (2.13%) Network Planning
10 2 (1.42%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 7 (4.96%) SQL
2 1 (0.71%) PHP
2 1 (0.71%) Objective-C
2 1 (0.71%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 39 (27.66%) Degree
2 8 (5.67%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (4.96%) SCSA
3 7 (4.96%) CCNP
3 7 (4.96%) CCNA
3 7 (4.96%) Sun Certification
4 4 (2.84%) HNC
4 4 (2.84%) HND
5 1 (0.71%) CCIE
5 1 (0.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.71%) MBA
System Software
1 12 (8.51%) NDS
Vendors
1 22 (15.60%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 21 (14.89%) Huawei
3 15 (10.64%) Nokia
4 10 (7.09%) Cisco
5 7 (4.96%) HP
5 7 (4.96%) Microsoft
5 7 (4.96%) Sun
5 7 (4.96%) Veritas
5 7 (4.96%) Oracle
6 6 (4.26%) Juniper
7 4 (2.84%) Business Objects
7 4 (2.84%) Remedy
8 2 (1.42%) Ericsson
9 1 (0.71%) Alcatel-Lucent
9 1 (0.71%) Red Hat
Reading, Berkshire
Mortimer Spinks
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