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 31 October 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Nokia Solutions and Networks
Rank 100 105 135
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +30
Permanent jobs citing Nokia Solutions and Networks 47 30 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.82% 1.19% 0.24%
As % of the Vendors category 3.47% 2.22% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1 21 3
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +23.52%
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
1355 1353 975
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 52.38% 53.86% 47.61%
Number of salaries quoted 900 1055 784
Average salary £47,500 £45,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.39% +1.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

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 31 October 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 41 (64.06%) UNIX
2 40 (62.50%) Telecoms
3 39 (60.94%) NDS
4 33 (51.56%) SS7
5 32 (50.00%) Service Delivery
6 30 (46.88%) GSM
6 30 (46.88%) UMTS
7 28 (43.75%) HNC
7 28 (43.75%) HND
7 28 (43.75%) 3G
8 27 (42.19%) TIBCO
8 27 (42.19%) Marketing
8 27 (42.19%) Product Marketing
9 25 (39.06%) Change Management
10 24 (37.50%) 4G
11 22 (34.38%) Alcatel-Lucent
11 22 (34.38%) Broadband
12 21 (32.81%) Internet
12 21 (32.81%) Smartphone
13 18 (28.13%) Back Office
14 15 (23.44%) Ericsson
14 15 (23.44%) SMS
15 11 (17.19%) LTE
16 10 (15.63%) Linux
16 10 (15.63%) Huawei
17 9 (14.06%) Nokia
17 9 (14.06%) Degree
17 9 (14.06%) Line Management
18 8 (12.50%) Wireless
19 6 (9.38%) 2G

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

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 33 (51.56%) SS7
2 30 (46.88%) GSM
2 30 (46.88%) UMTS
3 28 (43.75%) 3G
4 24 (37.50%) 4G
5 22 (34.38%) Broadband
6 21 (32.81%) Internet
7 15 (23.44%) SMS
8 11 (17.19%) LTE
9 8 (12.50%) Wireless
10 6 (9.38%) 2G
10 6 (9.38%) SIGTRAN
10 6 (9.38%) 3GPP
10 6 (9.38%) GPRS
10 6 (9.38%) WCDMA
10 6 (9.38%) Radio Access Network
11 5 (7.81%) VoLTE
12 4 (6.25%) MGW
13 3 (4.69%) NGN
13 3 (4.69%) GGSN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.56%) MySQL
1 1 (1.56%) PostgreSQL
General
1 40 (62.50%) Telecoms
2 27 (42.19%) Marketing
3 18 (28.13%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 16 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 9 (14.06%) Team Leader
2 9 (14.06%) Operations Team Leader
3 4 (6.25%) CS Core Engineer
3 4 (6.25%) Technical Leader
4 3 (4.69%) Technical Design Authority
5 2 (3.13%) 3G Engineer
5 2 (3.13%) RAN Engineer
6 1 (1.56%) Voice Engineer
6 1 (1.56%) RF Optimisation Engineer
6 1 (1.56%) Core Network Engineer
6 1 (1.56%) OSS Engineer
6 1 (1.56%) Network Design Engineer
6 1 (1.56%) RF Engineer
6 1 (1.56%) Network Consultant
6 1 (1.56%) Consultant
6 1 (1.56%) Network Engineer
6 1 (1.56%) Design Engineer
6 1 (1.56%) Service Manager
6 1 (1.56%) Business Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 21 (32.81%) Smartphone
2 1 (1.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 41 (64.06%) UNIX
2 10 (15.63%) Linux
3 6 (9.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 27 (42.19%) Product Marketing
3 25 (39.06%) Change Management
4 9 (14.06%) Line Management
5 4 (6.25%) Project Management
5 4 (6.25%) Service Management
5 4 (6.25%) ITIL
5 4 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (4.69%) Configuration Management
6 3 (4.69%) SOA
6 3 (4.69%) eTOM
6 3 (4.69%) Resource Management
6 3 (4.69%) Fault Management
6 3 (4.69%) Performance Management
7 1 (1.56%) Capacity Management
7 1 (1.56%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (1.56%) Validation
7 1 (1.56%) Network Design
7 1 (1.56%) Network Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.56%) Perl
1 1 (1.56%) SQL
1 1 (1.56%) Korn
Qualifications
1 28 (43.75%) HNC
1 28 (43.75%) HND
2 9 (14.06%) Degree
3 1 (1.56%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.69%) SLA
2 2 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 39 (60.94%) NDS
Systems Management
1 4 (6.25%) NSN NetAct
2 3 (4.69%) Tivoli
2 3 (4.69%) Netcool
Vendors
1 27 (42.19%) TIBCO
2 22 (34.38%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 15 (23.44%) Ericsson
4 10 (15.63%) Huawei
5 9 (14.06%) Nokia
6 6 (9.38%) Sybase
7 3 (4.69%) IBM
7 3 (4.69%) EMC
7 3 (4.69%) Remedy
7 3 (4.69%) Cramer
7 3 (4.69%) Amdocs
7 3 (4.69%) NetCracker
7 3 (4.69%) Oracle
8 2 (3.13%) Nortel
9 1 (1.56%) Greenplum
9 1 (1.56%) Velocent
9 1 (1.56%) Cerion