The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Multimedia in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Multimedia over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Multimedia
Rank 130 110 128
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +18
Permanent jobs citing Multimedia 9 29 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.41% 1.17% 0.49%
As % of the General category 1.06% 2.76% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 8 9 1
Average salary £55,000 £35,000 £77,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+57.14% -54.83%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +11.94%
Multimedia
Berkshire

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

General Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
846 1049 920
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 38.32% 42.23% 40.91%
Number of salaries quoted 579 629 635
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,100
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Multimedia
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Multimedia Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Multimedia
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Multimedia Salary Trend in Reading

Multimedia
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Reading region citing Multimedia 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 Multimedia.

1 10 (58.82%) TCP/IP
2 8 (47.06%) CheckPoint
2 8 (47.06%) VPN
2 8 (47.06%) SSL
2 8 (47.06%) Cisco
2 8 (47.06%) Change Management
2 8 (47.06%) Firewall
2 8 (47.06%) Finance
2 8 (47.06%) Blue Coat
2 8 (47.06%) Network Design
2 8 (47.06%) Cisco ASA
2 8 (47.06%) Data Centre
3 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
4 5 (29.41%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (23.53%) Windows
5 4 (23.53%) Telecoms
6 3 (17.65%) MS Office
6 3 (17.65%) LAN
6 3 (17.65%) WAN
6 3 (17.65%) Internet
6 3 (17.65%) Marketing
6 3 (17.65%) E-Learning
7 2 (11.76%) Front Office
7 2 (11.76%) Back Office
7 2 (11.76%) Huawei
7 2 (11.76%) Blog
7 2 (11.76%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (11.76%) Product Marketing
7 2 (11.76%) Time Management
7 2 (11.76%) Social Media

Multimedia
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Reading region citing Multimedia 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 Multimedia. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 5 (29.41%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (17.65%) MS Office
3 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (58.82%) TCP/IP
2 8 (47.06%) VPN
2 8 (47.06%) Cisco ASA
2 8 (47.06%) Firewall
2 8 (47.06%) SSL
3 3 (17.65%) Internet
3 3 (17.65%) WAN
3 3 (17.65%) LAN
4 2 (11.76%) SMTP
4 2 (11.76%) DHCP
4 2 (11.76%) SNMP
4 2 (11.76%) DNS
4 2 (11.76%) VoIP
4 2 (11.76%) Diameter Protocol
5 1 (5.88%) MGW
5 1 (5.88%) Wireless
5 1 (5.88%) GGSN
5 1 (5.88%) SGSN
5 1 (5.88%) WCDMA
5 1 (5.88%) SS7
General
1 8 (47.06%) Finance
2 4 (23.53%) Telecoms
3 3 (17.65%) Marketing
4 2 (11.76%) Front Office
4 2 (11.76%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Network Engineer
2 8 (47.06%) Design Engineer
2 8 (47.06%) Network Design Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Customer Support Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Customer Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Trainer
3 3 (17.65%) Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Support Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Back Office Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) CS Core Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Product Marketing Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Marketing Executive
5 1 (5.88%) Core Network Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Support
5 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Product Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Marketing Manager
Miscellaneous
1 8 (47.06%) Data Centre
2 3 (17.65%) E-Learning
3 2 (11.76%) Blog
3 2 (11.76%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Windows
2 1 (5.88%) Windows 2000
2 1 (5.88%) Windows NT
2 1 (5.88%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Change Management
1 8 (47.06%) Network Design
2 2 (11.76%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (11.76%) Product Marketing
2 2 (11.76%) Time Management
2 2 (11.76%) Capacity Management
2 2 (11.76%) Project Management
3 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
3 1 (5.88%) Validation
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) CheckPoint
1 8 (47.06%) Blue Coat
1 8 (47.06%) Cisco
2 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
3 2 (11.76%) Huawei
4 1 (5.88%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 1 (5.88%) Nokia
4 1 (5.88%) Sybase