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 31 March 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ericsson
Rank 136 128 130
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +2
Permanent jobs citing Ericsson 12 9 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.48% 0.38% 0.34%
As % of the Vendors category 1.00% 0.70% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £39,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,250 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +21.42%
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
1200 1293 1204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 48.48% 54.01% 58.88%
Number of salaries quoted 840 924 953
Average salary £47,500 £47,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.06% +10.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 31 March 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 77 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 53 (68.83%) Nokia
3 52 (67.53%) Wireless
4 44 (57.14%) Huawei
5 39 (50.65%) Degree
6 36 (46.75%) Nortel
6 36 (46.75%) QA
7 32 (41.56%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
7 32 (41.56%) Service Delivery
8 28 (36.36%) 2G
8 28 (36.36%) 3G
8 28 (36.36%) GSM
8 28 (36.36%) UMTS
8 28 (36.36%) LTE
9 27 (35.06%) WiMAX
9 27 (35.06%) RNC
10 25 (32.47%) SLA
11 21 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
12 18 (23.38%) Radio Access Network
13 16 (20.78%) SIGTRAN
13 16 (20.78%) WCDMA
13 16 (20.78%) GPRS
13 16 (20.78%) 3GPP
13 16 (20.78%) Sybase
13 16 (20.78%) UNIX
13 16 (20.78%) Windows
13 16 (20.78%) SS7
14 11 (14.29%) Cisco
15 9 (11.69%) NGN
15 9 (11.69%) Continuous Improvement

Ericsson
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 (1.30%) MTS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.30%) SaaS
1 1 (1.30%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 52 (67.53%) Wireless
2 28 (36.36%) 2G
2 28 (36.36%) LTE
2 28 (36.36%) GSM
2 28 (36.36%) UMTS
2 28 (36.36%) 3G
3 27 (35.06%) WiMAX
3 27 (35.06%) RNC
4 18 (23.38%) Radio Access Network
5 16 (20.78%) SIGTRAN
5 16 (20.78%) GPRS
5 16 (20.78%) 3GPP
5 16 (20.78%) SS7
5 16 (20.78%) WCDMA
6 9 (11.69%) NGN
7 8 (10.39%) GGSN
7 8 (10.39%) SGSN
7 8 (10.39%) MGW
7 8 (10.39%) 4G
7 8 (10.39%) Ethernet
General
1 77 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 7 (9.09%) Billing
3 3 (3.90%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (24.68%) Wireless Engineer
2 18 (23.38%) RAN Engineer
3 10 (12.99%) Technical Engineer
3 10 (12.99%) CS Core Engineer
4 7 (9.09%) Business Analyst
4 7 (9.09%) Analyst
5 6 (7.79%) 3G Engineer
6 5 (6.49%) Product Manager
7 4 (5.19%) Consultant
8 3 (3.90%) Project Manager
9 2 (2.60%) Site Engineer
9 2 (2.60%) Design Engineer
9 2 (2.60%) Service Manager
9 2 (2.60%) Electrical Engineer
9 2 (2.60%) OSS Consultant
10 1 (1.30%) RF Optimisation Engineer
10 1 (1.30%) Lead Business Analyst
10 1 (1.30%) RF Engineer
10 1 (1.30%) Senior Consultant
10 1 (1.30%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 21 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.60%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 16 (20.78%) UNIX
1 16 (20.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (41.56%) Service Delivery
2 9 (11.69%) Continuous Improvement
3 7 (9.09%) eTOM
3 7 (9.09%) Service Management
3 7 (9.09%) CRM
4 6 (7.79%) BPR
4 6 (7.79%) Business Development
4 6 (7.79%) Business Analysis
5 5 (6.49%) Product Management
5 5 (6.49%) Network Design
6 3 (3.90%) PRINCE2
7 2 (2.60%) ITIL
7 2 (2.60%) Product Marketing
8 1 (1.30%) Network Management
8 1 (1.30%) Analytics
8 1 (1.30%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 6 (7.79%) C
Qualifications
1 39 (50.65%) Degree
2 3 (3.90%) PMP
2 3 (3.90%) PMI Certification
3 2 (2.60%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (46.75%) QA
2 25 (32.47%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.30%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 53 (68.83%) Nokia
2 44 (57.14%) Huawei
3 36 (46.75%) Nortel
4 32 (41.56%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 16 (20.78%) Sybase
6 11 (14.29%) Cisco
7 9 (11.69%) BT
8 7 (9.09%) Comverse
8 7 (9.09%) Amdocs
9 6 (7.79%) Cerillion
10 5 (6.49%) Siemens
11 4 (5.19%) NEC
12 3 (3.90%) Alcatel-Lucent
13 2 (2.60%) Juniper
14 1 (1.30%) EMC
14 1 (1.30%) VMware