The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Ericsson products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ericsson over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Ericsson.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ericsson
Rank 100 135 127
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -8
Permanent jobs citing Ericsson 41 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.71% 0.26% 0.16%
As % of the Vendors category 3.24% 0.46% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £46,250 £36,250
% change year-on-year
-8.10% +27.58%
Ericsson
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Vendors Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1266 1301 947
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 52.82% 57.36% 49.61%
Number of salaries quoted 865 926 782
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,950 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,650 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.62% -

Ericsson
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Ericsson Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Ericsson
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Ericsson Salary Trend in Reading

Ericsson
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Reading region citing Ericsson 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 Ericsson.

1 74 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 51 (68.92%) Wireless
3 50 (67.57%) Nokia
4 39 (52.70%) Huawei
5 38 (51.35%) Degree
6 35 (47.30%) QA
6 35 (47.30%) Nortel
7 31 (41.89%) Service Delivery
8 28 (37.84%) 2G
8 28 (37.84%) 3G
8 28 (37.84%) LTE
9 27 (36.49%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
9 27 (36.49%) GSM
9 27 (36.49%) UMTS
10 26 (35.14%) WiMAX
10 26 (35.14%) RNC
11 23 (31.08%) SLA
12 19 (25.68%) Radio Access Network
12 19 (25.68%) Analytical Skills
13 16 (21.62%) SIGTRAN
13 16 (21.62%) SS7
13 16 (21.62%) WCDMA
13 16 (21.62%) GPRS
13 16 (21.62%) 3GPP
13 16 (21.62%) Sybase
13 16 (21.62%) UNIX
13 16 (21.62%) Windows
14 11 (14.86%) Cisco
15 9 (12.16%) Continuous Improvement
15 9 (12.16%) Amdocs

Ericsson
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Reading region citing Ericsson 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 Ericsson. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.35%) MTS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.35%) SaaS
1 1 (1.35%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 51 (68.92%) Wireless
2 28 (37.84%) 2G
2 28 (37.84%) 3G
2 28 (37.84%) LTE
3 27 (36.49%) GSM
3 27 (36.49%) UMTS
4 26 (35.14%) WiMAX
4 26 (35.14%) RNC
5 19 (25.68%) Radio Access Network
6 16 (21.62%) SIGTRAN
6 16 (21.62%) SS7
6 16 (21.62%) WCDMA
6 16 (21.62%) GPRS
6 16 (21.62%) 3GPP
7 9 (12.16%) NGN
8 8 (10.81%) GGSN
8 8 (10.81%) SGSN
8 8 (10.81%) MGW
9 7 (9.46%) 4G
10 3 (4.05%) Ethernet
General
1 74 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 6 (8.11%) Billing
2 6 (8.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (24.32%) RAN Engineer
1 18 (24.32%) Wireless Engineer
2 10 (13.51%) CS Core Engineer
3 9 (12.16%) Technical Engineer
4 6 (8.11%) Business Analyst
4 6 (8.11%) Analyst
4 6 (8.11%) 3G Engineer
5 5 (6.76%) Consultant
6 3 (4.05%) Project Manager
7 2 (2.70%) Site Engineer
7 2 (2.70%) Service Manager
7 2 (2.70%) Design Engineer
7 2 (2.70%) Electrical Engineer
7 2 (2.70%) OSS Consultant
8 1 (1.35%) Business Consultant
8 1 (1.35%) RF Engineer
8 1 (1.35%) Support Engineer
8 1 (1.35%) Network Consultant
8 1 (1.35%) Senior Consultant
8 1 (1.35%) Transmission Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 19 (25.68%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 16 (21.62%) UNIX
1 16 (21.62%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (41.89%) Service Delivery
2 9 (12.16%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (8.11%) BPR
3 6 (8.11%) CRM
3 6 (8.11%) Business Development
3 6 (8.11%) Business Analysis
3 6 (8.11%) eTOM
4 3 (4.05%) PRINCE2
5 2 (2.70%) Product Marketing
5 2 (2.70%) ITIL
5 2 (2.70%) Service Management
6 1 (1.35%) Network Planning
6 1 (1.35%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.11%) C
Qualifications
1 38 (51.35%) Degree
2 3 (4.05%) PMP
2 3 (4.05%) PMI Certification
3 2 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (47.30%) QA
2 23 (31.08%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 50 (67.57%) Nokia
2 39 (52.70%) Huawei
3 35 (47.30%) Nortel
4 27 (36.49%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 16 (21.62%) Sybase
6 11 (14.86%) Cisco
7 9 (12.16%) Amdocs
8 8 (10.81%) Siemens
9 6 (8.11%) Comverse
9 6 (8.11%) Cerillion
10 4 (5.41%) BT
10 4 (5.41%) NEC
11 3 (4.05%) Alcatel-Lucent
12 2 (2.70%) Juniper
13 1 (1.35%) VMware
13 1 (1.35%) EMC