The table below looks at the statistics for NGN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NGN over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Next Generation Network (NGN)
Rank 135 131 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Permanent jobs citing NGN 2 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.080% 0.17% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.27% 0.58% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £85,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £40,000 £54,000
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -25.92%
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Berkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
749 684 555
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 30.14% 29.79% 26.59%
Number of salaries quoted 424 505 409
Average salary £48,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.77% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

NGN Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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Salary Trend in Reading

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

NGN Salary Trend in Reading

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Top 15 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Reading region citing NGN 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 NGN.

1 10 (100.00%) VoIP
1 10 (100.00%) SS7
1 10 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 8 (80.00%) Nortel
2 8 (80.00%) Nokia
2 8 (80.00%) MPLS
2 8 (80.00%) ISDN
3 2 (20.00%) SQL
3 2 (20.00%) MySQL
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle
3 2 (20.00%) Solaris
3 2 (20.00%) Linux
3 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (20.00%) Project Management
3 2 (20.00%) INAP

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Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Reading region citing NGN 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 NGN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) VoIP
1 10 (100.00%) SS7
2 8 (80.00%) MPLS
2 8 (80.00%) ISDN
3 2 (20.00%) INAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) MySQL
General
1 10 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Network Engineer
1 8 (80.00%) Voice Engineer
1 8 (80.00%) Voice Network Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (20.00%) VoIP Project Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Project Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Manager
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Solaris
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Project Management
1 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Nortel
1 8 (80.00%) Nokia
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle