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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Next Generation Network (NGN)
Rank 136 131 144
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +13
Permanent jobs citing NGN 3 14 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.14% 0.58% 0.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.48% 1.96% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 3
Average salary - £62,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +78.57%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £38,750
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +9.67%
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
620 716 727
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 29.50% 29.78% 31.97%
Number of salaries quoted 474 406 518
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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

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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 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 5 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
2 3 (60.00%) Product Management
2 3 (60.00%) Customer Engagement
2 3 (60.00%) STB
2 3 (60.00%) IPTV
2 3 (60.00%) Marketing
2 3 (60.00%) CRM
2 3 (60.00%) ATM
2 3 (60.00%) Broadband
2 3 (60.00%) SDH
2 3 (60.00%) DSLAM
2 3 (60.00%) Intelligent Network
2 3 (60.00%) Service Management
3 2 (40.00%) MGCP
3 2 (40.00%) SS7
3 2 (40.00%) H.323
3 2 (40.00%) UMTS
3 2 (40.00%) VoIP
3 2 (40.00%) WCDMA
3 2 (40.00%) SLA
3 2 (40.00%) CDMA
3 2 (40.00%) GPRS
3 2 (40.00%) GSM
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 2 (40.00%) Sybase
3 2 (40.00%) Unix
3 2 (40.00%) Solaris
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (40.00%) Diameter Protocol

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Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 3 (60.00%) ATM
1 3 (60.00%) Broadband
1 3 (60.00%) DSLAM
1 3 (60.00%) Intelligent Network
1 3 (60.00%) SDH
2 2 (40.00%) CDMA
2 2 (40.00%) Diameter Protocol
2 2 (40.00%) GPRS
2 2 (40.00%) GSM
2 2 (40.00%) H.323
2 2 (40.00%) MGCP
2 2 (40.00%) SS7
2 2 (40.00%) UMTS
2 2 (40.00%) VoIP
2 2 (40.00%) WCDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 5 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (60.00%) Marketing
3 2 (40.00%) French Language
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Account Manager
1 3 (60.00%) Telecoms Account Manager
1 3 (60.00%) Telecoms Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Core Network Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Network Support
2 2 (40.00%) Network Support Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Technical Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Technical Support
2 2 (40.00%) Technical Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) IPTV
1 3 (60.00%) STB
2 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Solaris
1 2 (40.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) CRM
1 3 (60.00%) Customer Engagement
1 3 (60.00%) Product Management
1 3 (60.00%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
1 2 (40.00%) Sybase