The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Nokia Solutions and Networks products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Nokia Solutions and Networks over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Nokia Solutions and Networks (NSN) formerly Nokia Siemens Networks.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Nokia Solutions and Networks
Rank 84 130 126
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -4
Permanent jobs citing Nokia Solutions and Networks 59 21 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.22% 0.81% 0.34%
As % of the Vendors category 4.16% 1.48% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 4
Average salary £52,500 £47,000 £53,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.70% -12.55%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £47,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+11.70% -6.00%
Nokia Solutions and Networks
Berkshire

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

Vendors Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1418 1420 966
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 53.29% 54.47% 47.31%
Number of salaries quoted 909 1060 794
Average salary £45,000 £47,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.25% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

Nokia Solutions and Networks
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Nokia Solutions and Networks across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Nokia Solutions and Networks Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Nokia Solutions and Networks
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Nokia Solutions and Networks Salary Trend in Reading

Nokia Solutions and Networks
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Reading region citing Nokia Solutions and Networks 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 Nokia Solutions and Networks.

1 49 (68.06%) UNIX
2 47 (65.28%) Telecoms
3 42 (58.33%) NDS
4 41 (56.94%) SS7
5 36 (50.00%) Service Delivery
6 34 (47.22%) UMTS
6 34 (47.22%) GSM
7 30 (41.67%) HNC
7 30 (41.67%) HND
7 30 (41.67%) TIBCO
7 30 (41.67%) Change Management
7 30 (41.67%) Marketing
7 30 (41.67%) Product Marketing
8 26 (36.11%) 3G
9 25 (34.72%) 4G
10 22 (30.56%) Alcatel-Lucent
10 22 (30.56%) Broadband
11 21 (29.17%) Ericsson
11 21 (29.17%) Internet
11 21 (29.17%) Smartphone
12 17 (23.61%) Back Office
13 16 (22.22%) SMS
14 15 (20.83%) Huawei
15 14 (19.44%) Wireless
16 11 (15.28%) SIGTRAN
16 11 (15.28%) Degree
16 11 (15.28%) 3GPP
16 11 (15.28%) GPRS
16 11 (15.28%) WCDMA
16 11 (15.28%) Sybase

Nokia Solutions and Networks
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Reading region citing Nokia Solutions and Networks 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 Nokia Solutions and Networks. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 41 (56.94%) SS7
2 34 (47.22%) GSM
2 34 (47.22%) UMTS
3 26 (36.11%) 3G
4 25 (34.72%) 4G
5 22 (30.56%) Broadband
6 21 (29.17%) Internet
7 16 (22.22%) SMS
8 14 (19.44%) Wireless
9 11 (15.28%) SIGTRAN
9 11 (15.28%) 3GPP
9 11 (15.28%) GPRS
9 11 (15.28%) WCDMA
10 9 (12.50%) LTE
11 7 (9.72%) Radio Access Network
12 6 (8.33%) NGN
13 5 (6.94%) MGW
13 5 (6.94%) GGSN
13 5 (6.94%) SGSN
13 5 (6.94%) 2G
General
1 47 (65.28%) Telecoms
2 30 (41.67%) Marketing
3 17 (23.61%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 16 (22.22%) Support Engineer
2 9 (12.50%) Team Leader
2 9 (12.50%) Operations Team Leader
3 6 (8.33%) CS Core Engineer
4 4 (5.56%) Technical Leader
5 3 (4.17%) 3G Engineer
5 3 (4.17%) RAN Engineer
5 3 (4.17%) Technical Design Authority
6 2 (2.78%) Service Manager
7 1 (1.39%) Business Consultant
7 1 (1.39%) Network Consultant
7 1 (1.39%) Consultant
7 1 (1.39%) RF Optimisation Engineer
7 1 (1.39%) RF Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 21 (29.17%) Smartphone
2 2 (2.78%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 49 (68.06%) UNIX
2 11 (15.28%) Windows
3 8 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 30 (41.67%) Change Management
2 30 (41.67%) Product Marketing
3 9 (12.50%) Line Management
4 5 (6.94%) Service Management
4 5 (6.94%) ITIL
5 3 (4.17%) SOA
5 3 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (4.17%) Configuration Management
5 3 (4.17%) Project Management
5 3 (4.17%) eTOM
5 3 (4.17%) Resource Management
5 3 (4.17%) Fault Management
5 3 (4.17%) Performance Management
6 1 (1.39%) Network Planning
Qualifications
1 30 (41.67%) HNC
1 30 (41.67%) HND
2 11 (15.28%) Degree
3 2 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.94%) SLA
2 3 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 42 (58.33%) NDS
Systems Management
1 3 (4.17%) Tivoli
1 3 (4.17%) Netcool
1 3 (4.17%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 30 (41.67%) TIBCO
2 22 (30.56%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 21 (29.17%) Ericsson
4 15 (20.83%) Huawei
5 11 (15.28%) Sybase
6 10 (13.89%) Nokia
7 3 (4.17%) IBM
7 3 (4.17%) EMC
7 3 (4.17%) Nortel
7 3 (4.17%) Remedy
7 3 (4.17%) Cramer
7 3 (4.17%) Amdocs
7 3 (4.17%) NetCracker