The table below looks at the statistics for Wireless skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wireless over the 3 months to 29 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless
Rank 100 73 100
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +27
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 48 74 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.12% 3.01% 1.93%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.00% 9.54% 5.93%
Number of salaries quoted 29 28 33
Average salary £42,500 £33,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.92% -20.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,200 £60,000 £72,400
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Wireless
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
600 776 725
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 26.46% 31.61% 32.48%
Number of salaries quoted 368 460 572
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Wireless
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Wireless Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Wireless
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Wireless Salary Trend in Reading

Wireless
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Wireless across the Reading region over the 3 months to 29 June 2015.

Wireless Salary Histogram in Reading

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, IT jobs across the Reading region citing Wireless 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 Wireless.

1 102 (65.81%) Telecoms
2 57 (36.77%) Degree
3 48 (30.97%) Firewall
4 44 (28.39%) Project Management
5 43 (27.74%) PMI Certification
6 42 (27.10%) Cisco
7 35 (22.58%) Cisco Certification
8 30 (19.35%) VPN
9 29 (18.71%) PRINCE2
10 28 (18.06%) PMP
11 27 (17.42%) F5
12 26 (16.77%) LAN
12 26 (16.77%) WAN
12 26 (16.77%) PMI
13 25 (16.13%) CCNA
14 24 (15.48%) Microsoft
15 22 (14.19%) Marketing
16 19 (12.26%) Juniper
17 18 (11.61%) Service Delivery
17 18 (11.61%) SC Cleared
17 18 (11.61%) Security Cleared
18 17 (10.97%) Billing
18 17 (10.97%) Programme Management
18 17 (10.97%) DSL
18 17 (10.97%) CheckPoint
18 17 (10.97%) DWDM
18 17 (10.97%) CCNP
19 16 (10.32%) Data Centre
20 15 (9.68%) HP
20 15 (9.68%) GSM

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, IT jobs across the Reading region citing Wireless 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 Wireless. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (1.94%) IIS
1 3 (1.94%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 14 (9.03%) MS Excel
2 13 (8.39%) MS Office
3 10 (6.45%) MS Project
3 10 (6.45%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.58%) SaaS
2 3 (1.94%) PaaS
2 3 (1.94%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 48 (30.97%) Firewall
2 30 (19.35%) VPN
3 26 (16.77%) LAN
3 26 (16.77%) WAN
4 17 (10.97%) DWDM
4 17 (10.97%) DSL
5 15 (9.68%) GSM
6 14 (9.03%) TCP/IP
6 14 (9.03%) Cisco ASA
7 13 (8.39%) UMTS
8 12 (7.74%) Intrusion Detection
9 11 (7.10%) LTE
9 11 (7.10%) Cisco PIX
9 11 (7.10%) Broadband
9 11 (7.10%) Cisco Nexus
10 10 (6.45%) 4G
10 10 (6.45%) 3G
11 9 (5.81%) Network Security
11 9 (5.81%) 2G
12 8 (5.16%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.23%) Big Data
2 4 (2.58%) SQL Server
General
1 102 (65.81%) Telecoms
2 22 (14.19%) Marketing
3 17 (10.97%) Billing
4 14 (9.03%) Finance
5 5 (3.23%) Banking
6 3 (1.94%) French Language
6 3 (1.94%) German Language
6 3 (1.94%) Italian Language
6 3 (1.94%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.65%) Advertising
7 1 (0.65%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.65%) Electronics
7 1 (0.65%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 35 (22.58%) Network Engineer
2 23 (14.84%) Project Manager
3 14 (9.03%) Consultant
4 13 (8.39%) Technical Engineer
5 11 (7.10%) Account Manager
5 11 (7.10%) Technical Support
5 11 (7.10%) Support Engineer
6 10 (6.45%) Quality Manager
6 10 (6.45%) Delivery Manager
7 8 (5.16%) Service Manager
7 8 (5.16%) Technical Support Engineer
7 8 (5.16%) Network Operations Engineer
7 8 (5.16%) Operations Engineer
8 7 (4.52%) Senior Manager
8 7 (4.52%) Wireless Engineer
9 6 (3.87%) Security Engineer
9 6 (3.87%) Services Delivery Manager
10 5 (3.23%) Procurement Manager
10 5 (3.23%) Architect
10 5 (3.23%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.16%) CSS
2 5 (3.23%) Web Services
3 1 (0.65%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 26 (16.77%) PMI
2 16 (10.32%) Data Centre
3 11 (7.10%) Computer Science
4 10 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (5.16%) Statistics
6 3 (1.94%) PDA
7 2 (1.29%) PKI
7 2 (1.29%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.29%) Internet of Things
8 1 (0.65%) Machine to Machine
8 1 (0.65%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.65%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (0.65%) Handset
8 1 (0.65%) Replication
8 1 (0.65%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 11 (7.10%) Windows
2 9 (5.81%) UNIX
3 8 (5.16%) Linux
4 4 (2.58%) Windows 7
4 4 (2.58%) Windows 8
5 3 (1.94%) Windows 2000
5 3 (1.94%) Windows NT
6 1 (0.65%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (28.39%) Project Management
2 29 (18.71%) PRINCE2
3 18 (11.61%) Service Delivery
4 17 (10.97%) Programme Management
5 15 (9.68%) Six Sigma
5 15 (9.68%) CRM
6 14 (9.03%) Line Management
7 13 (8.39%) ITIL
8 12 (7.74%) Service Management
8 12 (7.74%) Network Monitoring
9 11 (7.10%) Risk Management
9 11 (7.10%) Business Development
10 10 (6.45%) Validation
10 10 (6.45%) Risk Assessment
10 10 (6.45%) Benchmarking
10 10 (6.45%) Continuous Improvement
11 7 (4.52%) Incident Management
12 5 (3.23%) Network Design
12 5 (3.23%) Product Management
12 5 (3.23%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (4.52%) C
2 6 (3.87%) Shell Script
3 4 (2.58%) Python
4 3 (1.94%) PowerShell
4 3 (1.94%) Perl
4 3 (1.94%) SQL
5 1 (0.65%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 57 (36.77%) Degree
2 43 (27.74%) PMI Certification
3 35 (22.58%) Cisco Certification
4 28 (18.06%) PMP
5 25 (16.13%) CCNA
6 18 (11.61%) SC Cleared
6 18 (11.61%) Security Cleared
7 17 (10.97%) CCNP
8 6 (3.87%) CCSP
9 5 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 4 (2.58%) GIAC
10 4 (2.58%) CEH
10 4 (2.58%) CISSP
11 3 (1.94%) CCIE
12 2 (1.29%) Check Point Certification
13 1 (0.65%) JNCIA
13 1 (0.65%) PhD
13 1 (0.65%) CCIP
13 1 (0.65%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.45%) ISO 9000
1 10 (6.45%) ISO 9001
1 10 (6.45%) SLA
1 10 (6.45%) ISO 14001
1 10 (6.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 6 (3.87%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.94%) Firmware
3 1 (0.65%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.65%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 42 (27.10%) Cisco
2 27 (17.42%) F5
3 24 (15.48%) Microsoft
4 19 (12.26%) Juniper
5 17 (10.97%) CheckPoint
6 15 (9.68%) HP
7 14 (9.03%) McAfee
8 13 (8.39%) Blue Coat
9 12 (7.74%) Fortinet
10 10 (6.45%) ProCurve
11 8 (5.16%) Aruba
11 8 (5.16%) Mitel
11 8 (5.16%) Dell
12 6 (3.87%) Ericsson
12 6 (3.87%) Nokia
13 5 (3.23%) Nortel
14 4 (2.58%) Huawei
15 3 (1.94%) WatchGuard
15 3 (1.94%) Sybase
16 2 (1.29%) Citrix
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