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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Broadband
Rank 60 92 121
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +29
Permanent jobs citing Broadband 100 60 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 3.76% 2.30% 0.59%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.92% 7.30% 2.02%
Number of salaries quoted 16 14 9
Average salary £67,500 £50,000 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.00% +112.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £48,250 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £70,250 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +9.58%
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
916 822 593
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 34.42% 31.53% 29.04%
Number of salaries quoted 471 573 466
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £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 28 November 2014.

Broadband Salary Histogram in Reading

Broadband
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 November 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.

1 155 (89.60%) Telecoms
2 123 (71.10%) Internet
3 120 (69.36%) Smartphone
4 68 (39.31%) 3G
5 60 (34.68%) 4G
6 53 (30.64%) Marketing
7 45 (26.01%) LTE
8 39 (22.54%) Degree
9 26 (15.03%) HTTP
10 25 (14.45%) Wireless
11 24 (13.87%) Service Management
12 23 (13.29%) Back Office
13 22 (12.72%) UNIX
13 22 (12.72%) Product Management
13 22 (12.72%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
14 21 (12.14%) VoLTE
15 18 (10.40%) Cisco
15 18 (10.40%) Huawei
16 17 (9.83%) Linux
16 17 (9.83%) TCP/IP
16 17 (9.83%) MVNO
16 17 (9.83%) Capacity Management
17 16 (9.25%) DSLAM
17 16 (9.25%) ATM
17 16 (9.25%) Firewall
18 15 (8.67%) Nokia
19 14 (8.09%) NDS
19 14 (8.09%) Network Security
20 13 (7.51%) NGN
20 13 (7.51%) CDMA

Broadband
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 4 (2.31%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.73%) OpenStack
3 1 (0.58%) MTS
Applications
1 3 (1.73%) MS Office
1 3 (1.73%) MS Excel
1 3 (1.73%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (2.31%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.16%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (1.16%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 123 (71.10%) Internet
2 68 (39.31%) 3G
3 60 (34.68%) 4G
4 45 (26.01%) LTE
5 26 (15.03%) HTTP
6 25 (14.45%) Wireless
7 21 (12.14%) VoLTE
8 17 (9.83%) MVNO
8 17 (9.83%) TCP/IP
9 16 (9.25%) ATM
9 16 (9.25%) DSLAM
9 16 (9.25%) Firewall
10 14 (8.09%) Network Security
11 13 (7.51%) NGN
11 13 (7.51%) CDMA
11 13 (7.51%) UMTS
12 10 (5.78%) Radio Access Network
13 9 (5.20%) M3UA
13 9 (5.20%) VoIP
13 9 (5.20%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (5.20%) Data Mining
2 4 (2.31%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (2.31%) Subversion
2 3 (1.73%) Oracle Forms
General
1 155 (89.60%) Telecoms
2 53 (30.64%) Marketing
3 23 (13.29%) Back Office
4 10 (5.78%) Advertising
5 9 (5.20%) Law
5 9 (5.20%) Legal
6 7 (4.05%) Electronics
7 1 (0.58%) Finance
Job Titles
1 24 (13.87%) Account Manager
2 22 (12.72%) Technical Design Authority
3 17 (9.83%) Senior Design Engineer
3 17 (9.83%) Design Engineer
4 16 (9.25%) Team Leader
5 10 (5.78%) Solutions Architect
5 10 (5.78%) Architect
6 9 (5.20%) Technical Specialist
6 9 (5.20%) Databuild Engineer
6 9 (5.20%) Senior Architect
6 9 (5.20%) Senior Solutions Architect
6 9 (5.20%) Operations Team Leader
7 8 (4.62%) Service Transition Manager
7 8 (4.62%) IP Engineer
7 8 (4.62%) Support Engineer
7 8 (4.62%) Security Engineer
7 8 (4.62%) Transition Manager
7 8 (4.62%) Developer
7 8 (4.62%) Service Manager
7 8 (4.62%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (5.20%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 120 (69.36%) Smartphone
2 4 (2.31%) iPhone
2 4 (2.31%) Performance Metrics
3 3 (1.73%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (1.73%) Open Source
3 3 (1.73%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.58%) User Experience
4 1 (0.58%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 22 (12.72%) UNIX
2 17 (9.83%) Linux
3 4 (2.31%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (2.31%) Debian
3 4 (2.31%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (2.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (2.31%) Windows
4 3 (1.73%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (13.87%) Service Management
2 22 (12.72%) Product Management
3 17 (9.83%) Capacity Management
4 11 (6.36%) Performance Management
5 10 (5.78%) CRM
6 9 (5.20%) Workflow
6 9 (5.20%) Line Management
7 8 (4.62%) Deep Packet Inspection
7 8 (4.62%) Network Management
7 8 (4.62%) Validation
7 8 (4.62%) Business Development
7 8 (4.62%) ITIL
8 7 (4.05%) Project Management
9 6 (3.47%) Service Delivery
9 6 (3.47%) Mentoring
10 5 (2.89%) People Management
11 4 (2.31%) Analytics
11 4 (2.31%) iOS Development
11 4 (2.31%) Requirements Management
11 4 (2.31%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 4 (2.31%) PHP
1 4 (2.31%) Objective-C
1 4 (2.31%) PHP5
2 3 (1.73%) SQL
Qualifications
1 39 (22.54%) Degree
2 12 (6.94%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (6.36%) CCNP
4 9 (5.20%) SC Cleared
4 9 (5.20%) Security Cleared
5 8 (4.62%) CCSA
5 8 (4.62%) CISSP
5 8 (4.62%) CCSE
6 6 (3.47%) HNC
6 6 (3.47%) HND
7 3 (1.73%) CCNA
7 3 (1.73%) Sun Certification
7 3 (1.73%) SCSA
8 2 (1.16%) MBA
9 1 (0.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.58%) CCIE
System Software
1 14 (8.09%) NDS
2 8 (4.62%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 8 (4.62%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 22 (12.72%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 18 (10.40%) Cisco
2 18 (10.40%) Huawei
3 15 (8.67%) Nokia
4 8 (4.62%) CheckPoint
4 8 (4.62%) Blue Coat
4 8 (4.62%) F5
5 6 (3.47%) Juniper
6 4 (2.31%) Business Objects
6 4 (2.31%) Red Hat
6 4 (2.31%) Remedy
7 3 (1.73%) Veritas
7 3 (1.73%) Oracle
7 3 (1.73%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 3 (1.73%) Microsoft
7 3 (1.73%) Sun
7 3 (1.73%) HP
8 2 (1.16%) Ericsson
8 2 (1.16%) TIBCO
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