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 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Planning
Rank 130 134 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs citing Network Planning 9 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.35% 0.13% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.45% 0.17% -
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 £57,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+27.77% -5.26%
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
1979 1744 1454
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 77.97% 75.93% 75.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1332 1348 1184
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +4.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £62,500 £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 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 2 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 9 (81.82%) Telecoms
1 9 (81.82%) Degree
2 5 (45.45%) 3G
3 4 (36.36%) Wireless
3 4 (36.36%) Electronics
3 4 (36.36%) Computer Science
4 3 (27.27%) 4G
4 3 (27.27%) 2G
4 3 (27.27%) Broadband
5 2 (18.18%) GSM
5 2 (18.18%) LAN
5 2 (18.18%) UMTS
5 2 (18.18%) VoIP
5 2 (18.18%) WAN
5 2 (18.18%) Ethernet
5 2 (18.18%) VPN
5 2 (18.18%) Cisco
5 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
5 2 (18.18%) CCNP
5 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (18.18%) Juniper
5 2 (18.18%) 802.11
5 2 (18.18%) CDMA2000
5 2 (18.18%) OSPF
5 2 (18.18%) BGP
5 2 (18.18%) VRRP
5 2 (18.18%) Project Management
5 2 (18.18%) Windows
5 2 (18.18%) Linux
5 2 (18.18%) MS Excel

Network Planning
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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.

Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
1 2 (18.18%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) 3G
2 4 (36.36%) Wireless
3 3 (27.27%) 2G
3 3 (27.27%) Broadband
3 3 (27.27%) 4G
4 2 (18.18%) Radio Access Network
4 2 (18.18%) HSRP
4 2 (18.18%) ATM
4 2 (18.18%) GSM
4 2 (18.18%) LAN
4 2 (18.18%) UMTS
4 2 (18.18%) VoIP
4 2 (18.18%) WAN
4 2 (18.18%) Ethernet
4 2 (18.18%) VPN
4 2 (18.18%) WiMAX
4 2 (18.18%) VLAN
4 2 (18.18%) Network Security
4 2 (18.18%) HSPA
4 2 (18.18%) 802.11
General
1 9 (81.82%) Telecoms
2 4 (36.36%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Consultant
2 4 (36.36%) Network Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Network Consultant
3 3 (27.27%) Business Consultant
4 2 (18.18%) Radio Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Radio Network Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Transmission Planner
4 2 (18.18%) Network Optimisation Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Principal Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
1 2 (18.18%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) Project Management
1 2 (18.18%) Network Design
1 2 (18.18%) Network Architecture
1 2 (18.18%) Change Control
1 2 (18.18%) Performance Monitoring
1 2 (18.18%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (81.82%) Degree
2 2 (18.18%) CCNP
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Nagios
1 2 (18.18%) Cacti
1 2 (18.18%) SmokePing
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Cisco
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
1 2 (18.18%) Juniper
1 2 (18.18%) Riverbed
1 2 (18.18%) SolarWinds
2 1 (9.09%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 1 (9.09%) Ericsson
2 1 (9.09%) Nokia
2 1 (9.09%) Huawei