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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless
Rank 26 113 77
Rank change year-on-year
+87 -36
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 190 38 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 7.32% 1.49% 2.73%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.86% 4.71% 9.18%
Number of salaries quoted 48 25 51
Average salary £58,500 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £26,401 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,750 £62,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
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
911 806 610
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 35.09% 31.65% 29.77%
Number of salaries quoted 463 548 492
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £72,500
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 19 December 2014.

Wireless Salary Histogram in Reading

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 181 (65.11%) Telecoms
2 98 (35.25%) Degree
3 69 (24.82%) UMTS
4 60 (21.58%) Marketing
5 57 (20.50%) Cisco
6 55 (19.78%) GSM
6 55 (19.78%) 3G
7 48 (17.27%) Project Management
8 47 (16.91%) Ericsson
9 43 (15.47%) QA
10 42 (15.11%) 2G
11 41 (14.75%) Firewall
11 41 (14.75%) Huawei
12 37 (13.31%) Continuous Improvement
12 37 (13.31%) LTE
13 36 (12.95%) WiMAX
13 36 (12.95%) Network Design
14 34 (12.23%) UNIX
15 33 (11.87%) Service Delivery
16 32 (11.51%) Nokia
16 32 (11.51%) Nortel
17 31 (11.15%) Product Management
18 30 (10.79%) Service Management
18 30 (10.79%) ITIL
18 30 (10.79%) F5
19 29 (10.43%) PRINCE2
19 29 (10.43%) Radio Access Network
20 28 (10.07%) GPRS
20 28 (10.07%) WCDMA
20 28 (10.07%) 3GPP

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 3 (1.08%) SharePoint
1 3 (1.08%) Lync
2 2 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (0.72%) IIS
2 2 (0.72%) Apache
2 2 (0.72%) MS Exchange
2 2 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (0.72%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 8 (2.88%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.44%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.72%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 69 (24.82%) UMTS
2 55 (19.78%) GSM
2 55 (19.78%) 3G
3 42 (15.11%) 2G
4 41 (14.75%) Firewall
5 37 (13.31%) LTE
6 36 (12.95%) WiMAX
7 29 (10.43%) Radio Access Network
8 28 (10.07%) GPRS
8 28 (10.07%) WCDMA
8 28 (10.07%) 3GPP
9 25 (8.99%) Broadband
9 25 (8.99%) 4G
10 24 (8.63%) LAN
11 23 (8.27%) RNC
12 22 (7.91%) NGN
13 21 (7.55%) CDMA
13 21 (7.55%) ATM
13 21 (7.55%) WLAN
14 17 (6.12%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (1.80%) Data Mining
2 3 (1.08%) SQL Server
3 2 (0.72%) Big Data
4 1 (0.36%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 3 (1.08%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 181 (65.11%) Telecoms
2 60 (21.58%) Marketing
3 27 (9.71%) Finance
4 6 (2.16%) Legal
4 6 (2.16%) Advertising
5 5 (1.80%) Mandarin Language
5 5 (1.80%) Spanish Language
6 3 (1.08%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (0.72%) Banking
7 2 (0.72%) Retail
8 1 (0.36%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.36%) French Language
8 1 (0.36%) German Language
8 1 (0.36%) Italian Language
8 1 (0.36%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 38 (13.67%) Account Manager
2 34 (12.23%) Network Engineer
2 34 (12.23%) Architect
3 33 (11.87%) Technical Engineer
4 26 (9.35%) Network Architect
5 25 (8.99%) Wireless Engineer
6 19 (6.83%) Senior Network Architect
6 19 (6.83%) Senior Architect
7 15 (5.40%) RAN Engineer
8 13 (4.68%) Radio Network Engineer
8 13 (4.68%) Network Optimisation Engineer
8 13 (4.68%) Radio Engineer
8 13 (4.68%) Telecoms Engineer
9 12 (4.32%) Consultant
10 11 (3.96%) Service Manager
10 11 (3.96%) Quality Manager
10 11 (3.96%) Pre Sales Engineer
10 11 (3.96%) Site Engineer
10 11 (3.96%) CS Core Engineer
11 9 (3.24%) Technical Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.08%) XMPP
2 2 (0.72%) CGI
3 1 (0.36%) J2ME
3 1 (0.36%) iOS SDK
3 1 (0.36%) REST
3 1 (0.36%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 19 (6.83%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (5.04%) Computer Science
3 11 (3.96%) PMI
4 9 (3.24%) Open Source
5 7 (2.52%) Digital Media
6 4 (1.44%) Handset
6 4 (1.44%) STB
7 3 (1.08%) Video Conferencing
7 3 (1.08%) HP StorageWorks
8 2 (0.72%) SCADA
8 2 (0.72%) Replication
8 2 (0.72%) Clustering
9 1 (0.36%) EPoS
9 1 (0.36%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.36%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.36%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 34 (12.23%) UNIX
2 26 (9.35%) Windows
2 26 (9.35%) Linux
3 7 (2.52%) Windows 2000
3 7 (2.52%) Windows NT
4 3 (1.08%) VMS
5 2 (0.72%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (0.72%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.72%) CentOS
5 2 (0.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.72%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.36%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.36%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (17.27%) Project Management
2 37 (13.31%) Continuous Improvement
3 36 (12.95%) Network Design
4 33 (11.87%) Service Delivery
5 31 (11.15%) Product Management
6 30 (10.79%) Service Management
6 30 (10.79%) ITIL
7 29 (10.43%) PRINCE2
8 23 (8.27%) CRM
9 17 (6.12%) Six Sigma
10 15 (5.40%) Benchmarking
11 14 (5.04%) Network Planning
12 13 (4.68%) Performance Monitoring
13 11 (3.96%) Risk Management
13 11 (3.96%) Risk Assessment
14 10 (3.60%) Validation
14 10 (3.60%) Performance Management
15 8 (2.88%) Business Development
16 7 (2.52%) Logistics
16 7 (2.52%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (5.04%) C
2 3 (1.08%) Java
3 2 (0.72%) Perl
3 2 (0.72%) C#
3 2 (0.72%) Shell Script
3 2 (0.72%) Ruby
3 2 (0.72%) PowerShell
3 2 (0.72%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.36%) SQL
Qualifications
1 98 (35.25%) Degree
2 24 (8.63%) SC Cleared
2 24 (8.63%) Security Cleared
3 21 (7.55%) Cisco Certification
4 19 (6.83%) PMI Certification
5 15 (5.40%) CCNP
6 10 (3.60%) PMP
7 9 (3.24%) CCIP
8 7 (2.52%) CCNA
9 5 (1.80%) CCIE
10 4 (1.44%) CCDA
10 4 (1.44%) CCDP
11 2 (0.72%) CISSP
11 2 (0.72%) CWNA
11 2 (0.72%) MBA
11 2 (0.72%) GIAC
11 2 (0.72%) CEH
11 2 (0.72%) NVQ Level 3
11 2 (0.72%) NVQ Level 4
12 1 (0.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (15.47%) QA
2 27 (9.71%) SLA
3 19 (6.83%) ISO 14001
3 19 (6.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (3.96%) ISO 9000
4 11 (3.96%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.36%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (1.80%) ProxySG
2 3 (1.08%) VMware ESX
2 3 (1.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.08%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (0.72%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.72%) VMware Workstation
3 2 (0.72%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 5 (1.80%) FortiGate
2 3 (1.08%) Backup Exec
3 2 (0.72%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.72%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.36%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 57 (20.50%) Cisco
2 47 (16.91%) Ericsson
3 41 (14.75%) Huawei
4 32 (11.51%) Nokia
4 32 (11.51%) Nortel
5 30 (10.79%) F5
6 26 (9.35%) Juniper
7 22 (7.91%) Sybase
8 20 (7.19%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
9 18 (6.47%) Microsoft
10 11 (3.96%) Aruba
11 8 (2.88%) Blue Coat
11 8 (2.88%) CheckPoint
12 6 (2.16%) HP
13 5 (1.80%) BMC
13 5 (1.80%) SevOne
14 3 (1.08%) Brocade
14 3 (1.08%) Fortinet
14 3 (1.08%) ProCurve
14 3 (1.08%) Dell
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