The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for 3G skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited 3G over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3G
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 128 143
Permanent jobs citing 3G 0 11 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading - 0.56% 0.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 1.89% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Median salary - £60,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £48,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -17.52% +29.33%  

3G is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 356 581 742
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 28.59% 29.70% 30.56%
Number of salaries quoted 239 474 399
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,600 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

3G
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading citing 3G as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for 3G in Reading

3G
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for 3G in Reading

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Top 6 Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT jobs citing 3G also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Reading region with a requirement for 3G.

1 3 (100.00%) 4G
2 2 (66.67%) Value-Added Service
2 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (33.33%) 2G
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft

3G
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) 4G
2 2 (66.67%) Value-Added Service
3 1 (33.33%) 2G
General
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Network Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Coordinator
2 1 (33.33%) Core Network Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Data Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Implementation Coordinator
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Coordinator
2 1 (33.33%) Voice Architect
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft