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 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Next Generation Network (NGN)
Rank 135 134 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs citing NGN 10 14 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.40% 0.58% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.31% 1.90% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 13 0
Average salary £62,500 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+78.57% -
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £35,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+78.57% -17.64%
NGN
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
761 736 830
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 30.76% 30.56% 38.64%
Number of salaries quoted 407 488 645
Average salary £47,500 £46,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% +9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%

NGN
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

NGN
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

NGN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 21 (84.00%) Telecoms
2 18 (72.00%) Service Management
2 18 (72.00%) ATM
2 18 (72.00%) Broadband
2 18 (72.00%) DSLAM
3 16 (64.00%) Wireless
4 15 (60.00%) Marketing
4 15 (60.00%) SDH
4 15 (60.00%) Product Management
5 12 (48.00%) Huawei
6 9 (36.00%) UMTS
6 9 (36.00%) CDMA
7 7 (28.00%) Ericsson
7 7 (28.00%) SS7
8 6 (24.00%) Degree
8 6 (24.00%) SIGTRAN
8 6 (24.00%) STB
8 6 (24.00%) WCDMA
8 6 (24.00%) 3GPP
8 6 (24.00%) GPRS
8 6 (24.00%) Sybase
8 6 (24.00%) UNIX
8 6 (24.00%) Windows
8 6 (24.00%) CRM
8 6 (24.00%) IPTV
8 6 (24.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
9 3 (12.00%) Requirements Management
9 3 (12.00%) Customer Engagement
9 3 (12.00%) SaaS
10 2 (8.00%) DWDM

NGN
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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.

Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (72.00%) ATM
1 18 (72.00%) Broadband
1 18 (72.00%) DSLAM
2 16 (64.00%) Wireless
3 15 (60.00%) SDH
4 9 (36.00%) CDMA
4 9 (36.00%) UMTS
5 7 (28.00%) SS7
6 6 (24.00%) WCDMA
6 6 (24.00%) GPRS
6 6 (24.00%) 3GPP
6 6 (24.00%) SIGTRAN
7 2 (8.00%) VPN
7 2 (8.00%) DWDM
8 1 (4.00%) GGSN
8 1 (4.00%) SGSN
8 1 (4.00%) MGW
8 1 (4.00%) MGCP
8 1 (4.00%) H.323
General
1 21 (84.00%) Telecoms
2 15 (60.00%) Marketing
3 1 (4.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 18 (72.00%) Account Manager
2 6 (24.00%) CS Core Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Junior Account Manager
3 4 (16.00%) Junior
4 3 (12.00%) Enterprise Account Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Account Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Core Network Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Network Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) STB
1 6 (24.00%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 6 (24.00%) UNIX
1 6 (24.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (72.00%) Service Management
2 15 (60.00%) Product Management
3 6 (24.00%) CRM
4 3 (12.00%) Customer Engagement
4 3 (12.00%) Requirements Management
Qualifications
1 6 (24.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 12 (48.00%) Huawei
2 7 (28.00%) Ericsson
3 6 (24.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 6 (24.00%) Sybase
4 1 (4.00%) Nokia