The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Nortel 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 Nortel over the 3 months to 29 August 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 the Nortel Networks Corporation.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Nortel
Rank 131 130 124
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -6
Permanent jobs citing Nortel 9 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.36% 0.22% 0.20%
As % of the Vendors category 0.68% 0.42% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 2
Average salary - £45,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -40.00%
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.41% -2.50%
Nortel
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
1323 1185 964
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 52.58% 52.64% 47.32%
Number of salaries quoted 936 886 803
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Nortel
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Nortel Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Nortel
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Nortel Salary Trend in Reading

Nortel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Reading region citing Nortel 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 Nortel.

1 24 (75.00%) Nokia
1 24 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 17 (53.13%) VoIP
3 15 (46.88%) Cisco
4 13 (40.63%) Degree
5 9 (28.13%) QA
5 9 (28.13%) Continuous Improvement
5 9 (28.13%) SLA
5 9 (28.13%) Ericsson
6 8 (25.00%) Wireless
7 7 (21.88%) NGN
7 7 (21.88%) SS7
7 7 (21.88%) MPLS
7 7 (21.88%) ISDN
8 6 (18.75%) Avaya
9 4 (12.50%) Service Delivery
9 4 (12.50%) SQL
9 4 (12.50%) Huawei
9 4 (12.50%) Multimedia
10 3 (9.38%) MS PowerPoint
11 2 (6.25%) BIG-IP
11 2 (6.25%) Nortel Alteon
11 2 (6.25%) NetScout
11 2 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
11 2 (6.25%) Waterfall
11 2 (6.25%) tcpdump
11 2 (6.25%) F5
11 2 (6.25%) Problem Management
11 2 (6.25%) Network Security
11 2 (6.25%) Wireshark

Nortel
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Reading region citing Nortel 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 Nortel. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (9.38%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 17 (53.13%) VoIP
2 8 (25.00%) Wireless
3 7 (21.88%) SS7
3 7 (21.88%) NGN
3 7 (21.88%) MPLS
3 7 (21.88%) ISDN
4 2 (6.25%) OSPF
4 2 (6.25%) BGP
4 2 (6.25%) EIGRP
4 2 (6.25%) TCP/IP
4 2 (6.25%) VPN
4 2 (6.25%) DNS
4 2 (6.25%) SSL
4 2 (6.25%) Wireshark
4 2 (6.25%) Network Security
4 2 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (6.25%) tcpdump
4 2 (6.25%) FWSM
4 2 (6.25%) Firewall
4 2 (6.25%) BIG-IP
General
1 24 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (12.50%) Multimedia
3 1 (3.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (53.13%) Network Engineer
2 8 (25.00%) Voice Engineer
3 7 (21.88%) Voice Network Engineer
4 6 (18.75%) Electrical Engineer
5 5 (15.63%) Technical Engineer
6 4 (12.50%) Trainer
6 4 (12.50%) Technical Trainer
7 2 (6.25%) Network Security Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Security Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (28.13%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 2 (6.25%) Problem Management
3 2 (6.25%) Waterfall
3 2 (6.25%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (40.63%) Degree
2 2 (6.25%) CCNP
2 2 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (28.13%) SLA
1 9 (28.13%) QA
Vendors
1 24 (75.00%) Nokia
2 15 (46.88%) Cisco
3 9 (28.13%) Ericsson
4 6 (18.75%) Avaya
5 4 (12.50%) Huawei
6 2 (6.25%) NetScout
6 2 (6.25%) F5
6 2 (6.25%) CheckPoint
6 2 (6.25%) Juniper
6 2 (6.25%) Microsoft