Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for Broadband skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Broadband over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Broadband
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 142 140 182
Rank change year-on-year -2 +42 -107
Permanent jobs citing Broadband 14 52 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.59% 1.51% 0.73%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.59% 4.95% 2.79%
Number of salaries quoted 17 24 25
Reading median annual salary £60,000 £44,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +36.36% -2.22% +28.57%
10th Percentile £20,500 £38,100 £32,000
90th Percentile £76,250 £77,500 £54,250
Berkshire median annual salary £40,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year -33.33% +4.35% +43.75%

Broadband is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Reading
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 541 1051 1219
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 22.95% 30.52% 26.32%
Number of salaries quoted 402 698 868
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £24,000 £28,000 £25,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £74,125 £68,750
Berkshire median annual salary £45,500 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year -9.00% +4.17% +6.67%

Broadband
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

Job postings citing Broadband as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Reading.

Job vacancy trend for Broadband in Reading

Broadband
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Broadband in Reading

Broadband
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Broadband in Reading over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Broadband in Reading

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT jobs citing Broadband 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 Broadband.

1 8 (57.14%) WAN
1 8 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (57.14%) Juniper
1 8 (57.14%) Cisco
1 8 (57.14%) Firewall
1 8 (57.14%) SC Cleared
1 8 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 7 (50.00%) Ethernet
3 4 (28.57%) PPP
3 4 (28.57%) VPN
3 4 (28.57%) SSL
3 4 (28.57%) Perl
3 4 (28.57%) Unix
3 4 (28.57%) Python
3 4 (28.57%) Shell Script
3 4 (28.57%) MPLS
3 4 (28.57%) OSPF
3 4 (28.57%) BGP
3 4 (28.57%) EIGRP
3 4 (28.57%) L2TP
3 4 (28.57%) IPsec
3 4 (28.57%) IPv4
3 4 (28.57%) CCIE
3 4 (28.57%) CCSP
3 4 (28.57%) CCNP
3 4 (28.57%) CCNA
3 4 (28.57%) VMware
3 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (28.57%) xDSL
3 4 (28.57%) JNCIA

Broadband
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:

Communications & Networking
1 8 (57.14%) Firewall
1 8 (57.14%) WAN
2 7 (50.00%) Ethernet
3 4 (28.57%) BGP
3 4 (28.57%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (28.57%) EIGRP
3 4 (28.57%) IPsec
3 4 (28.57%) IPv4
3 4 (28.57%) L2TP
3 4 (28.57%) MPLS
3 4 (28.57%) OSPF
3 4 (28.57%) PPP
3 4 (28.57%) SSL
3 4 (28.57%) VPN
3 4 (28.57%) xDSL
4 2 (14.29%) 4G
General
1 4 (28.57%) Marketing
2 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
3 2 (14.29%) Advertising
4 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Cisco Engineer
1 4 (28.57%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 4 (28.57%) Junior
1 4 (28.57%) Junior Cisco Engineer
1 4 (28.57%) Junior Cisco Network Engineer
1 4 (28.57%) Junior Network Engineer
1 4 (28.57%) Network Engineer
1 4 (28.57%) Network Support
1 4 (28.57%) Network Support Engineer
1 4 (28.57%) Senior Network Engineer
1 4 (28.57%) Senior Network Support
1 4 (28.57%) Senior Network Support Engineer
1 4 (28.57%) Senior Support Engineer
1 4 (28.57%) Support Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Broadband Product Manager
2 3 (21.43%) Product Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Account Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Account Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Load Balancing
1 4 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (21.43%) Logistics
2 3 (21.43%) Performance Metrics
2 3 (21.43%) Pricing Strategy
2 3 (21.43%) Product Management
2 3 (21.43%) Product Marketing
3 2 (14.29%) CRM
3 2 (14.29%) Performance Management
3 2 (14.29%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) Perl
1 4 (28.57%) Python
1 4 (28.57%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (57.14%) SC Cleared
1 8 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 4 (28.57%) CCIE
2 4 (28.57%) CCNA
2 4 (28.57%) CCNP
2 4 (28.57%) CCSP
2 4 (28.57%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Cisco
1 8 (57.14%) Juniper
2 4 (28.57%) F5
2 4 (28.57%) VMware