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

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless
Rank 53 109 80
Rank change year-on-year
+56 -29
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 96 28 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 3.78% 1.22% 2.50%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.65% 3.98% 9.43%
Number of salaries quoted 40 18 38
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £61,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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
759 704 509
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 29.91% 30.65% 26.55%
Number of salaries quoted 426 506 381
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 £30,000 £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 2 October 2014.

Wireless Salary Histogram in Reading

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 89 (53.61%) Telecoms
2 56 (33.73%) Degree
3 42 (25.30%) Cisco
4 35 (21.08%) Network Design
5 34 (20.48%) Firewall
6 25 (15.06%) Marketing
7 24 (14.46%) Linux
8 23 (13.86%) ITIL
8 23 (13.86%) QA
8 23 (13.86%) Continuous Improvement
9 22 (13.25%) SLA
10 21 (12.65%) Juniper
11 20 (12.05%) Project Management
11 20 (12.05%) WLAN
11 20 (12.05%) UMTS
11 20 (12.05%) Finance
11 20 (12.05%) F5
12 19 (11.45%) LTE
12 19 (11.45%) GSM
12 19 (11.45%) CRM
12 19 (11.45%) Cisco Certification
13 18 (10.84%) 3G
13 18 (10.84%) Huawei
14 17 (10.24%) Service Delivery
14 17 (10.24%) UNIX
14 17 (10.24%) LAN
14 17 (10.24%) Radio Access Network
15 16 (9.64%) SC Cleared
15 16 (9.64%) Security Cleared
16 15 (9.04%) 2G

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 4 (2.41%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.81%) MS Exchange
2 3 (1.81%) GroupWise
2 3 (1.81%) Lotus Domino
3 2 (1.20%) Apache
3 2 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (1.20%) IIS
3 2 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (1.20%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.60%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.60%) Lync
4 1 (0.60%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (3.01%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (1.81%) MS Office
2 3 (1.81%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.20%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.60%) Sage 200
Communications & Networking
1 34 (20.48%) Firewall
2 20 (12.05%) UMTS
2 20 (12.05%) WLAN
3 19 (11.45%) GSM
3 19 (11.45%) LTE
4 18 (10.84%) 3G
5 17 (10.24%) LAN
5 17 (10.24%) Radio Access Network
6 15 (9.04%) 2G
7 13 (7.83%) Wi-Fi
7 13 (7.83%) WAN
8 10 (6.02%) GPRS
8 10 (6.02%) VPN
9 9 (5.42%) 4G
10 8 (4.82%) DNS
11 7 (4.22%) 3GPP
11 7 (4.22%) WCDMA
11 7 (4.22%) 2.5G
12 6 (3.61%) WiMAX
12 6 (3.61%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.22%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.61%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.60%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 3 (1.81%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 89 (53.61%) Telecoms
2 25 (15.06%) Marketing
3 20 (12.05%) Finance
4 8 (4.82%) Legal
5 7 (4.22%) Spanish Language
6 5 (3.01%) Mandarin Language
7 3 (1.81%) French Language
7 3 (1.81%) German Language
7 3 (1.81%) Italian Language
7 3 (1.81%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.60%) Retail
8 1 (0.60%) Billing
Job Titles
1 34 (20.48%) Technical Engineer
2 25 (15.06%) Architect
3 20 (12.05%) Network Engineer
4 18 (10.84%) Network Architect
5 14 (8.43%) Wireless Engineer
6 13 (7.83%) Telecoms Engineer
7 12 (7.23%) Senior Network Architect
7 12 (7.23%) Senior Architect
7 12 (7.23%) Pre Sales Engineer
7 12 (7.23%) Account Manager
8 10 (6.02%) Sales Executive
9 8 (4.82%) Programme Director
10 7 (4.22%) Resourcer
10 7 (4.22%) Support Engineer
10 7 (4.22%) Solutions Architect
11 6 (3.61%) Technical Support
11 6 (3.61%) Electrical Engineer
12 5 (3.01%) Project Director
12 5 (3.01%) OSS Architect
12 5 (3.01%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.81%) XMPP
1 3 (1.81%) ODBC
2 1 (0.60%) J2ME
2 1 (0.60%) iOS SDK
2 1 (0.60%) REST
2 1 (0.60%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.83%) Management Information System
2 7 (4.22%) Digital Media
3 5 (3.01%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.01%) Handset
4 4 (2.41%) STB
4 4 (2.41%) Blackberry
4 4 (2.41%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.81%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (1.81%) iPhone
5 3 (1.81%) HP StorageWorks
6 2 (1.20%) SCADA
6 2 (1.20%) Replication
6 2 (1.20%) Clustering
7 1 (0.60%) Device Driver
7 1 (0.60%) EPoS
7 1 (0.60%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.60%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.60%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.60%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 24 (14.46%) Linux
2 17 (10.24%) UNIX
3 14 (8.43%) Windows
4 6 (3.61%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (2.41%) Android
5 4 (2.41%) Windows XP
6 3 (1.81%) VMS
6 3 (1.81%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (1.81%) Windows Mobile
6 3 (1.81%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (1.81%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.20%) CentOS
7 2 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.20%) Windows 2000
7 2 (1.20%) Windows NT
8 1 (0.60%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.60%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.60%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (21.08%) Network Design
2 23 (13.86%) ITIL
2 23 (13.86%) Continuous Improvement
3 20 (12.05%) Project Management
4 19 (11.45%) CRM
5 17 (10.24%) Service Delivery
6 10 (6.02%) Business Development
7 9 (5.42%) Service Management
8 8 (4.82%) PRINCE2
8 8 (4.82%) Programme Management
9 7 (4.22%) Logistics
9 7 (4.22%) Product Management
10 6 (3.61%) Requirements Analysis
10 6 (3.61%) Data Modelling
10 6 (3.61%) Quality Management
10 6 (3.61%) Process Management
10 6 (3.61%) Coaching
11 5 (3.01%) Six Sigma
11 5 (3.01%) Benchmarking
12 4 (2.41%) Network Planning
Programming Languages
1 7 (4.22%) C
2 4 (2.41%) SQL
2 4 (2.41%) Shell Script
3 3 (1.81%) C#
3 3 (1.81%) Java
4 2 (1.20%) Perl
4 2 (1.20%) Embedded C
4 2 (1.20%) Ruby
4 2 (1.20%) PowerShell
4 2 (1.20%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.60%) Embedded C++
5 1 (0.60%) VB
5 1 (0.60%) PHP
5 1 (0.60%) C++
Qualifications
1 56 (33.73%) Degree
2 19 (11.45%) Cisco Certification
3 16 (9.64%) SC Cleared
3 16 (9.64%) Security Cleared
4 13 (7.83%) CCNP
5 10 (6.02%) CCNA
6 8 (4.82%) PMP
6 8 (4.82%) PMI Certification
7 6 (3.61%) CCIE
8 5 (3.01%) CCIP
9 3 (1.81%) MCSE
9 3 (1.81%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (1.81%) MCITP
10 2 (1.20%) CWNA
10 2 (1.20%) CCDA
10 2 (1.20%) CCDP
11 1 (0.60%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (13.86%) QA
2 22 (13.25%) SLA
3 8 (4.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (4.22%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.60%) ISO 9000
5 1 (0.60%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (2.41%) Active Directory
1 4 (2.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.81%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (1.81%) VMware ESX
2 3 (1.81%) ProxySG
3 2 (1.20%) Nmap
3 2 (1.20%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 3 (1.81%) Backup Exec
1 3 (1.81%) FortiGate
2 2 (1.20%) SmokePing
2 2 (1.20%) Nagios
2 2 (1.20%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (1.20%) Cacti
2 2 (1.20%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.60%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 42 (25.30%) Cisco
2 21 (12.65%) Juniper
3 20 (12.05%) F5
4 18 (10.84%) Huawei
5 13 (7.83%) Nortel
5 13 (7.83%) Ericsson
5 13 (7.83%) Nokia
6 11 (6.63%) Microsoft
7 8 (4.82%) Aruba
8 4 (2.41%) VMware
9 3 (1.81%) Blue Coat
9 3 (1.81%) Brocade
9 3 (1.81%) MobileIron
9 3 (1.81%) SOTI
9 3 (1.81%) SevOne
9 3 (1.81%) HP
9 3 (1.81%) Dell
9 3 (1.81%) EMC
9 3 (1.81%) BMC
9 3 (1.81%) Hitachi
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