The table below looks at the statistics for CHAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CHAP over the 3 months to 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Challenge-Handshake Authentication Protocol (CHAP)
Rank - - 135
Permanent jobs citing CHAP 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading - - 0.050%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £30,500
UK excluding London average salary - - £35,750
CHAP
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
685 684 750
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 29.54% 30.59% 37.65%
Number of salaries quoted 384 481 579
Average salary £47,500 £47,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.06% -1.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000