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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless
Rank 59 107 82
Rank change year-on-year
+48 -25
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 85 26 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 3.41% 1.17% 2.38%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.64% 3.86% 8.99%
Number of salaries quoted 40 18 36
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -21.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £61,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,750 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% -
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
730 674 523
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 29.27% 30.22% 26.48%
Number of salaries quoted 419 498 399
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 18 September 2014.

Wireless Salary Histogram in Reading

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 82 (51.57%) Telecoms
2 51 (32.08%) Degree
3 42 (26.42%) Cisco
4 38 (23.90%) Network Design
5 36 (22.64%) Firewall
6 26 (16.35%) ITIL
7 24 (15.09%) Linux
8 23 (14.47%) Juniper
8 23 (14.47%) Finance
8 23 (14.47%) Marketing
9 21 (13.21%) Project Management
10 20 (12.58%) SLA
10 20 (12.58%) F5
10 20 (12.58%) Continuous Improvement
11 19 (11.95%) LAN
11 19 (11.95%) WLAN
11 19 (11.95%) Cisco Certification
12 18 (11.32%) CRM
12 18 (11.32%) Huawei
13 17 (10.69%) QA
13 17 (10.69%) SC Cleared
13 17 (10.69%) Security Cleared
13 17 (10.69%) UNIX
13 17 (10.69%) Windows
13 17 (10.69%) Radio Access Network
14 16 (10.06%) WAN
15 15 (9.43%) LTE
16 14 (8.81%) Management Information System
16 14 (8.81%) UMTS
16 14 (8.81%) GSM

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 6 (3.77%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.14%) MS Exchange
3 4 (2.52%) GroupWise
3 4 (2.52%) Lotus Domino
4 3 (1.89%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (1.89%) Lync
5 2 (1.26%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.26%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (1.26%) IIS
5 2 (1.26%) Apache
5 2 (1.26%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (1.26%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (1.26%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.63%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (3.14%) MS PowerPoint
1 5 (3.14%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.89%) MS Office
3 2 (1.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.89%) Sage 200
Communications & Networking
1 36 (22.64%) Firewall
2 19 (11.95%) LAN
2 19 (11.95%) WLAN
3 17 (10.69%) Radio Access Network
4 16 (10.06%) WAN
5 15 (9.43%) LTE
6 14 (8.81%) UMTS
6 14 (8.81%) GSM
7 13 (8.18%) Wi-Fi
8 12 (7.55%) VPN
8 12 (7.55%) GPRS
9 10 (6.29%) 3G
9 10 (6.29%) DNS
10 9 (5.66%) 4G
10 9 (5.66%) 2G
11 8 (5.03%) 3GPP
11 8 (5.03%) WCDMA
12 7 (4.40%) 2.5G
12 7 (4.40%) FTP
13 6 (3.77%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (6.29%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.77%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.63%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 3 (1.89%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 82 (51.57%) Telecoms
2 23 (14.47%) Finance
2 23 (14.47%) Marketing
3 8 (5.03%) Legal
4 7 (4.40%) Spanish Language
5 6 (3.77%) Mandarin Language
6 5 (3.14%) Billing
7 3 (1.89%) French Language
7 3 (1.89%) German Language
7 3 (1.89%) Italian Language
7 3 (1.89%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 29 (18.24%) Technical Engineer
2 25 (15.72%) Architect
3 19 (11.95%) Network Engineer
4 18 (11.32%) Network Architect
5 13 (8.18%) Senior Network Architect
5 13 (8.18%) Senior Architect
6 12 (7.55%) Pre Sales Engineer
6 12 (7.55%) Telecoms Engineer
7 11 (6.92%) Account Manager
8 10 (6.29%) Sales Executive
8 10 (6.29%) Wireless Engineer
9 8 (5.03%) Support Engineer
9 8 (5.03%) Programme Director
10 7 (4.40%) Resourcer
10 7 (4.40%) Solutions Architect
11 6 (3.77%) Electrical Engineer
12 5 (3.14%) Project Director
12 5 (3.14%) OSS Architect
12 5 (3.14%) Technical Support
13 4 (2.52%) BSS Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.52%) ODBC
2 3 (1.89%) XMPP
3 1 (0.63%) J2ME
3 1 (0.63%) Android SDK
3 1 (0.63%) iOS SDK
3 1 (0.63%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.81%) Management Information System
2 7 (4.40%) Digital Media
3 5 (3.14%) Handset
3 5 (3.14%) Blackberry
4 4 (2.52%) iPhone
4 4 (2.52%) STB
5 3 (1.89%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (1.89%) HP StorageWorks
6 2 (1.26%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.26%) PMI
6 2 (1.26%) SCADA
6 2 (1.26%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.26%) Clustering
6 2 (1.26%) Replication
7 1 (0.63%) Device Driver
7 1 (0.63%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.63%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.63%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.63%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 24 (15.09%) Linux
2 17 (10.69%) UNIX
2 17 (10.69%) Windows
3 9 (5.66%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (4.40%) Windows XP
5 5 (3.14%) Android
5 5 (3.14%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (3.14%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (2.52%) Windows 7
6 4 (2.52%) Windows Mobile
7 3 (1.89%) Windows Vista
7 3 (1.89%) VMS
8 2 (1.26%) Windows 2000
8 2 (1.26%) Windows NT
8 2 (1.26%) CentOS
8 2 (1.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.63%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.63%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (23.90%) Network Design
2 26 (16.35%) ITIL
3 21 (13.21%) Project Management
4 20 (12.58%) Continuous Improvement
5 18 (11.32%) CRM
6 12 (7.55%) Service Delivery
7 10 (6.29%) Programme Management
8 9 (5.66%) Business Development
9 8 (5.03%) Service Management
9 8 (5.03%) PRINCE2
10 7 (4.40%) Logistics
11 6 (3.77%) Coaching
11 6 (3.77%) Quality Management
11 6 (3.77%) Process Management
11 6 (3.77%) Data Modelling
11 6 (3.77%) Product Management
11 6 (3.77%) Requirements Analysis
12 5 (3.14%) Six Sigma
12 5 (3.14%) Benchmarking
13 4 (2.52%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 5 (3.14%) SQL
1 5 (3.14%) C
2 4 (2.52%) Shell Script
3 3 (1.89%) C#
3 3 (1.89%) Java
4 2 (1.26%) Perl
4 2 (1.26%) Embedded C
4 2 (1.26%) PowerShell
4 2 (1.26%) Bash Shell
4 2 (1.26%) Ruby
5 1 (0.63%) Embedded C++
5 1 (0.63%) VB
5 1 (0.63%) PHP
5 1 (0.63%) C++
Qualifications
1 51 (32.08%) Degree
2 19 (11.95%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (10.69%) SC Cleared
3 17 (10.69%) Security Cleared
4 13 (8.18%) CCNP
5 11 (6.92%) CCNA
6 10 (6.29%) PMI Certification
7 9 (5.66%) PMP
8 6 (3.77%) CCIE
9 4 (2.52%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (2.52%) MCSE
9 4 (2.52%) CCIP
9 4 (2.52%) MCITP
10 3 (1.89%) MCP
11 2 (1.26%) CCDA
11 2 (1.26%) CCDP
11 2 (1.26%) CWNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (12.58%) SLA
2 17 (10.69%) QA
3 10 (6.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (4.40%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.63%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 6 (3.77%) Active Directory
1 6 (3.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.89%) VMware ESX
2 3 (1.89%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (1.26%) ProxySG
3 2 (1.26%) Nmap
3 2 (1.26%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 3 (1.89%) Backup Exec
2 2 (1.26%) FortiGate
2 2 (1.26%) SmokePing
2 2 (1.26%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (1.26%) Nagios
2 2 (1.26%) Cacti
2 2 (1.26%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 42 (26.42%) Cisco
2 23 (14.47%) Juniper
3 20 (12.58%) F5
4 18 (11.32%) Huawei
5 14 (8.81%) Microsoft
6 10 (6.29%) Aruba
7 8 (5.03%) Nortel
7 8 (5.03%) Ericsson
7 8 (5.03%) Nokia
8 6 (3.77%) VMware
9 4 (2.52%) MobileIron
9 4 (2.52%) SOTI
10 3 (1.89%) Blue Coat
10 3 (1.89%) Brocade
10 3 (1.89%) Riverbed
10 3 (1.89%) HP
10 3 (1.89%) Dell
10 3 (1.89%) EMC
10 3 (1.89%) Hitachi
10 3 (1.89%) NetApp
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