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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Broadband
Rank 68 76 124
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +48
Permanent jobs citing Broadband 75 64 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 3.05% 2.74% 0.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.86% 9.14% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 5 23 6
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -4.66%
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
761 700 572
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 30.91% 30.02% 26.79%
Number of salaries quoted 423 520 422
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £62,500
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 20 August 2014.

Broadband Salary Histogram in Reading

Broadband
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

1 144 (94.12%) Telecoms
2 132 (86.27%) Internet
3 131 (85.62%) Smartphone
4 58 (37.91%) Firewall
4 58 (37.91%) Cisco
5 49 (32.03%) SNMP
5 49 (32.03%) VoIP
5 49 (32.03%) OSPF
5 49 (32.03%) Retail
5 49 (32.03%) Network Management
6 46 (30.07%) Billing
7 42 (27.45%) BGP
7 42 (27.45%) MPLS
8 41 (26.80%) 3G
9 37 (24.18%) Cisco Nexus
10 30 (19.61%) LTE
10 30 (19.61%) DNS
10 30 (19.61%) Marketing
11 27 (17.65%) 4G
12 24 (15.69%) Degree
13 22 (14.38%) Network Security
14 18 (11.76%) TCP/IP
14 18 (11.76%) HTTP
15 16 (10.46%) F5
16 12 (7.84%) Network Design
16 12 (7.84%) Juniper
17 10 (6.54%) Data Mining
18 9 (5.88%) SMTP
18 9 (5.88%) CCNP
18 9 (5.88%) SOAP

Broadband
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 2 (1.31%) SharePoint
1 2 (1.31%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (0.65%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.31%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 132 (86.27%) Internet
2 58 (37.91%) Firewall
3 49 (32.03%) OSPF
3 49 (32.03%) VoIP
3 49 (32.03%) SNMP
4 42 (27.45%) BGP
4 42 (27.45%) MPLS
5 41 (26.80%) 3G
6 37 (24.18%) Cisco Nexus
7 30 (19.61%) LTE
7 30 (19.61%) DNS
8 27 (17.65%) 4G
9 22 (14.38%) Network Security
10 18 (11.76%) TCP/IP
10 18 (11.76%) HTTP
11 9 (5.88%) SMPP
11 9 (5.88%) SMTP
11 9 (5.88%) LDAP
11 9 (5.88%) BIG-IP
11 9 (5.88%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (6.54%) Data Mining
2 4 (2.61%) MySQL
3 1 (0.65%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (2.61%) Subversion
General
1 144 (94.12%) Telecoms
2 49 (32.03%) Retail
3 46 (30.07%) Billing
4 30 (19.61%) Marketing
5 9 (5.88%) Law
5 9 (5.88%) Legal
6 1 (0.65%) Finance
6 1 (0.65%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 48 (31.37%) Design Engineer
1 48 (31.37%) Senior Design Engineer
2 32 (20.92%) IP Engineer
3 30 (19.61%) Security Engineer
4 28 (18.30%) Technical Design Authority
5 23 (15.03%) Senior IP Engineer
6 21 (13.73%) Senior Security Engineer
7 13 (8.50%) Senior Architect
7 13 (8.50%) Senior Solutions Architect
7 13 (8.50%) Architect
7 13 (8.50%) Solutions Architect
8 9 (5.88%) Technical Specialist
9 8 (5.23%) Developer
10 7 (4.58%) Network Engineer
10 7 (4.58%) Network Security Engineer
10 7 (4.58%) Network Design Engineer
10 7 (4.58%) Senior Network Design Engineer
10 7 (4.58%) Senior Network Security Engineer
10 7 (4.58%) Senior Network Engineer
11 5 (3.27%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (5.88%) SOAP
2 2 (1.31%) jQuery
2 2 (1.31%) HTML5
2 2 (1.31%) CSS3
2 2 (1.31%) HTML
2 2 (1.31%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 131 (85.62%) Smartphone
2 4 (2.61%) iPhone
3 3 (1.96%) Computer Science
3 3 (1.96%) Firmware
3 3 (1.96%) Handset
4 1 (0.65%) Client/Server
4 1 (0.65%) Thin Client
4 1 (0.65%) Mainframe
4 1 (0.65%) Fat Client
4 1 (0.65%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 9 (5.88%) Windows
2 8 (5.23%) Linux
3 4 (2.61%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (2.61%) Debian
3 4 (2.61%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (2.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (1.96%) Apple iOS
4 3 (1.96%) Windows Phone
4 3 (1.96%) Android
4 3 (1.96%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (32.03%) Network Management
2 12 (7.84%) Network Design
3 9 (5.88%) Validation
3 9 (5.88%) Capacity Management
3 9 (5.88%) Deep Packet Inspection
4 6 (3.92%) Service Delivery
5 5 (3.27%) Business Development
6 4 (2.61%) MVC
6 4 (2.61%) ITIL
6 4 (2.61%) Service Management
6 4 (2.61%) Statistical Analysis
6 4 (2.61%) iOS Development
6 4 (2.61%) Software Engineering
6 4 (2.61%) Performance Management
6 4 (2.61%) Product Management
7 3 (1.96%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (1.96%) Project Management
7 3 (1.96%) Change Management
7 3 (1.96%) Logistics
8 2 (1.31%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 4 (2.61%) PHP
1 4 (2.61%) Objective-C
1 4 (2.61%) PHP5
2 2 (1.31%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.65%) SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (15.69%) Degree
2 9 (5.88%) SC Cleared
2 9 (5.88%) Security Cleared
2 9 (5.88%) CCNP
2 9 (5.88%) CISSP
2 9 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (5.88%) CCSA
2 9 (5.88%) CCSE
3 3 (1.96%) HNC
3 3 (1.96%) HND
4 2 (1.31%) MBA
5 1 (0.65%) EnCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.96%) QA
System Software
1 9 (5.88%) ProxySG
2 3 (1.96%) NDS
3 1 (0.65%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (5.88%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 58 (37.91%) Cisco
2 16 (10.46%) F5
3 12 (7.84%) Juniper
4 9 (5.88%) CheckPoint
4 9 (5.88%) Blue Coat
4 9 (5.88%) Huawei
5 7 (4.58%) Fortinet
6 4 (2.61%) Red Hat
7 3 (1.96%) TIBCO
7 3 (1.96%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 2 (1.31%) Microsoft
8 2 (1.31%) Remedy
8 2 (1.31%) Business Objects
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