The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Reading region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Next Generation Network (NGN)
Rank 138 137 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs citing NGN 2 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.084% 0.22% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.27% 0.70% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £85,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+50.00% +14.28%
Communications & Networking Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
753 712 584
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 31.69% 31.00% 26.50%
Number of salaries quoted 403 539 429
Average salary £47,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £57,500 £65,000
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 20 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 17 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 16 (94.12%) VoIP
2 16 (94.12%) SS7
3 14 (82.35%) ISDN
3 14 (82.35%) MPLS
3 14 (82.35%) Nortel
3 14 (82.35%) Nokia
4 3 (17.65%) Linux
5 2 (11.76%) Solaris
5 2 (11.76%) Project Management
5 2 (11.76%) INAP
5 2 (11.76%) SQL
5 2 (11.76%) MySQL
5 2 (11.76%) Oracle
5 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (5.88%) 4G
6 1 (5.88%) VoLTE
6 1 (5.88%) UNIX
6 1 (5.88%) Red Hat

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Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 16 (94.12%) VoIP
1 16 (94.12%) SS7
2 14 (82.35%) ISDN
2 14 (82.35%) MPLS
3 2 (11.76%) INAP
4 1 (5.88%) 4G
4 1 (5.88%) VoLTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) MySQL
General
1 17 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (82.35%) Voice Engineer
2 10 (58.82%) Network Engineer
2 10 (58.82%) Voice Network Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Project Manager
3 2 (11.76%) VoIP Project Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Technical Project Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Technical Manager
4 1 (5.88%) IP Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Linux
2 2 (11.76%) Solaris
3 1 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (5.88%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (11.76%) Project Management
1 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) SQL
Vendors
1 14 (82.35%) Nortel
1 14 (82.35%) Nokia
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle
3 1 (5.88%) Red Hat