The table below looks at the statistics for Network Planning skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Planning over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Planning
Rank 129 143 -
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -
Permanent jobs citing Network Planning 16 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.63% 0.12% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.80% 0.16% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 0
Average salary £42,500 £78,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-46.03% -
UK excluding London average salary £58,750 £66,250 £41,250
% change year-on-year
-11.32% +60.60%
Network Planning
Berkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1997 1902 1516
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 78.19% 77.95% 75.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1306 1474 1238
Average salary £51,500 £47,500 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.42% +1.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Network Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Network Planning across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Network Planning Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Network Planning
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Network Planning Salary Trend in Reading

Network Planning
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Reading region citing Network Planning 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 Network Planning.

1 15 (93.75%) Telecoms
2 13 (81.25%) Degree
3 12 (75.00%) 3G
4 9 (56.25%) Wireless
5 8 (50.00%) CDMA2000
5 8 (50.00%) Project Management
5 8 (50.00%) GSM
5 8 (50.00%) UMTS
5 8 (50.00%) Computer Science
5 8 (50.00%) HSPA
5 8 (50.00%) WiMAX
5 8 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
6 4 (25.00%) 4G
6 4 (25.00%) Electronics
6 4 (25.00%) 2G
7 3 (18.75%) Broadband
8 2 (12.50%) VLAN
8 2 (12.50%) Radio Access Network
8 2 (12.50%) Network Architecture
8 2 (12.50%) ATM
8 2 (12.50%) Ethernet
9 1 (6.25%) Ericsson
9 1 (6.25%) Nokia
9 1 (6.25%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
9 1 (6.25%) LTE
9 1 (6.25%) Huawei
9 1 (6.25%) IPTV

Network Planning
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Reading region citing Network Planning 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 Network Planning. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 12 (75.00%) 3G
2 9 (56.25%) Wireless
3 8 (50.00%) CDMA2000
3 8 (50.00%) GSM
3 8 (50.00%) UMTS
3 8 (50.00%) HSPA
3 8 (50.00%) WiMAX
4 4 (25.00%) 4G
4 4 (25.00%) 2G
5 3 (18.75%) Broadband
6 2 (12.50%) VLAN
6 2 (12.50%) Radio Access Network
6 2 (12.50%) ATM
6 2 (12.50%) Ethernet
7 1 (6.25%) LTE
General
1 15 (93.75%) Telecoms
2 4 (25.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 8 (50.00%) Radio Network Engineer
1 8 (50.00%) Network Optimisation Engineer
1 8 (50.00%) Radio Engineer
2 6 (37.50%) Consultant
3 4 (25.00%) Network Consultant
4 3 (18.75%) Business Consultant
5 2 (12.50%) Transmission Planner
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Manager
6 1 (6.25%) Principal Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) Network Manager
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Network Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Network Manager
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.25%) IPTV
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Project Management
1 8 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (12.50%) Network Architecture
Qualifications
1 13 (81.25%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Ericsson
1 1 (6.25%) Nokia
1 1 (6.25%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
1 1 (6.25%) Huawei