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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless
Rank 38 103 76
Rank change year-on-year
+65 -27
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 136 32 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 5.76% 1.39% 3.03%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.71% 4.43% 8.91%
Number of salaries quoted 46 25 52
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +43.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £40,000 £28,050
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £78,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
727 722 662
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 30.81% 31.36% 34.02%
Number of salaries quoted 402 520 535
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £67,500
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 28 January 2015.

Wireless Salary Histogram in Reading

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 January 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.

1 170 (64.64%) Telecoms
2 98 (37.26%) Degree
3 72 (27.38%) UMTS
4 57 (21.67%) GSM
5 56 (21.29%) Cisco
5 56 (21.29%) Marketing
6 52 (19.77%) 3G
7 51 (19.39%) Ericsson
7 51 (19.39%) Project Management
8 43 (16.35%) Firewall
9 42 (15.97%) Huawei
10 40 (15.21%) QA
11 39 (14.83%) 2G
11 39 (14.83%) WiMAX
12 37 (14.07%) Continuous Improvement
13 35 (13.31%) Nokia
13 35 (13.31%) Nortel
14 34 (12.93%) PRINCE2
14 34 (12.93%) Service Delivery
15 33 (12.55%) LTE
16 32 (12.17%) Product Management
17 31 (11.79%) Radio Access Network
18 30 (11.41%) F5
19 29 (11.03%) Service Management
19 29 (11.03%) 3GPP
19 29 (11.03%) GPRS
19 29 (11.03%) WCDMA
20 28 (10.65%) UNIX
20 28 (10.65%) Finance
20 28 (10.65%) Network Design

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 4 (1.52%) IIS
2 3 (1.14%) Lync
3 1 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (0.38%) Apache
3 1 (0.38%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.38%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (0.38%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 11 (4.18%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.52%) MS Office
3 1 (0.38%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.28%) SaaS
2 3 (1.14%) PaaS
3 2 (0.76%) Office 365
3 2 (0.76%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 72 (27.38%) UMTS
2 57 (21.67%) GSM
3 52 (19.77%) 3G
4 43 (16.35%) Firewall
5 39 (14.83%) 2G
5 39 (14.83%) WiMAX
6 33 (12.55%) LTE
7 31 (11.79%) Radio Access Network
8 29 (11.03%) GPRS
8 29 (11.03%) 3GPP
8 29 (11.03%) WCDMA
9 26 (9.89%) LAN
9 26 (9.89%) Broadband
9 26 (9.89%) RNC
10 24 (9.13%) NGN
11 22 (8.37%) CDMA
11 22 (8.37%) ATM
12 20 (7.60%) WAN
12 20 (7.60%) 4G
13 16 (6.08%) SIGTRAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (1.52%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.76%) Big Data
3 1 (0.38%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (0.38%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 170 (64.64%) Telecoms
2 56 (21.29%) Marketing
3 28 (10.65%) Finance
4 6 (2.28%) Legal
4 6 (2.28%) Advertising
5 4 (1.52%) Banking
5 4 (1.52%) Mandarin Language
6 3 (1.14%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (0.76%) Spanish Language
7 2 (0.76%) Retail
8 1 (0.38%) Billing
8 1 (0.38%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.38%) French Language
8 1 (0.38%) German Language
8 1 (0.38%) Italian Language
8 1 (0.38%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 36 (13.69%) Account Manager
2 31 (11.79%) Network Engineer
3 29 (11.03%) Architect
4 27 (10.27%) Technical Engineer
5 25 (9.51%) Network Architect
6 22 (8.37%) Wireless Engineer
7 18 (6.84%) RAN Engineer
8 17 (6.46%) Senior Architect
8 17 (6.46%) Senior Network Architect
9 13 (4.94%) Radio Engineer
9 13 (4.94%) Quality Manager
9 13 (4.94%) Network Optimisation Engineer
9 13 (4.94%) Radio Network Engineer
10 12 (4.56%) CS Core Engineer
10 12 (4.56%) Consultant
11 11 (4.18%) Support Engineer
11 11 (4.18%) Service Manager
11 11 (4.18%) Technical Services Manager
11 11 (4.18%) Technical Manager
11 11 (4.18%) Site Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.90%) Web Services
2 3 (1.14%) XMPP
3 2 (0.76%) Unreal Engine
3 2 (0.76%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 24 (9.13%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (5.70%) Computer Science
3 14 (5.32%) PMI
4 11 (4.18%) Open Source
5 3 (1.14%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (0.76%) SCADA
7 1 (0.38%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (0.38%) HP StorageWorks
7 1 (0.38%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.38%) EPoS
7 1 (0.38%) Handset
7 1 (0.38%) Replication
7 1 (0.38%) Clustering
7 1 (0.38%) STB
7 1 (0.38%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 28 (10.65%) UNIX
2 27 (10.27%) Windows
3 19 (7.22%) Linux
4 7 (2.66%) Windows 2000
4 7 (2.66%) Windows NT
5 1 (0.38%) VMS
5 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.38%) CentOS
5 1 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (19.39%) Project Management
2 37 (14.07%) Continuous Improvement
3 34 (12.93%) PRINCE2
3 34 (12.93%) Service Delivery
4 32 (12.17%) Product Management
5 29 (11.03%) Service Management
6 28 (10.65%) Network Design
7 27 (10.27%) ITIL
8 23 (8.75%) CRM
9 19 (7.22%) Six Sigma
10 17 (6.46%) Benchmarking
11 14 (5.32%) Network Planning
12 13 (4.94%) Risk Management
12 13 (4.94%) Risk Assessment
12 13 (4.94%) Performance Monitoring
13 12 (4.56%) Validation
14 10 (3.80%) Performance Management
15 8 (3.04%) Business Development
16 6 (2.28%) Process Management
17 5 (1.90%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 14 (5.32%) C
2 3 (1.14%) SQL
2 3 (1.14%) PowerShell
3 2 (0.76%) Shell Script
3 2 (0.76%) Ruby
3 2 (0.76%) C#
3 2 (0.76%) Java
3 2 (0.76%) Perl
4 1 (0.38%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 98 (37.26%) Degree
2 23 (8.75%) PMI Certification
3 22 (8.37%) SC Cleared
3 22 (8.37%) Security Cleared
3 22 (8.37%) Cisco Certification
4 17 (6.46%) CCNP
5 11 (4.18%) PMP
6 9 (3.42%) CCIP
7 5 (1.90%) CCNA
7 5 (1.90%) CCIE
8 4 (1.52%) CCDA
8 4 (1.52%) CCDP
8 4 (1.52%) CISSP
8 4 (1.52%) GIAC
8 4 (1.52%) CEH
9 2 (0.76%) NVQ Level 3
9 2 (0.76%) NVQ Level 4
9 2 (0.76%) MBA
10 1 (0.38%) CWNA
10 1 (0.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (15.21%) QA
2 25 (9.51%) SLA
3 21 (7.98%) ISO 14001
3 21 (7.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 13 (4.94%) ISO 9000
4 13 (4.94%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.38%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (1.90%) ProxySG
2 3 (1.14%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.38%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.38%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (0.38%) Nmap
3 1 (0.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.38%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (1.90%) FortiGate
2 1 (0.38%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (0.38%) OPNET
2 1 (0.38%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.38%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.38%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 56 (21.29%) Cisco
2 51 (19.39%) Ericsson
3 42 (15.97%) Huawei
4 35 (13.31%) Nokia
4 35 (13.31%) Nortel
5 30 (11.41%) F5
6 24 (9.13%) Juniper
7 23 (8.75%) Sybase
8 22 (8.37%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
8 22 (8.37%) Microsoft
9 11 (4.18%) Aruba
10 9 (3.42%) Blue Coat
10 9 (3.42%) CheckPoint
11 5 (1.90%) HP
11 5 (1.90%) BMC
11 5 (1.90%) SevOne
12 4 (1.52%) McAfee
13 3 (1.14%) Mitel
13 3 (1.14%) Fortinet
13 3 (1.14%) ProCurve
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