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 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Broadband
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 86 123 98
Rank change year-on-year +37 -25  
Permanent jobs citing Broadband 20 13 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.54% 0.73% 2.00%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.43% 2.66% 7.52%
Number of salaries quoted 19 4 18
Median salary £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% -4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £31,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,300 £61,550
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £33,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year +14.92% -12.98%  

Broadband 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 368 489 612
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 28.37% 27.39% 26.61%
Number of salaries quoted 276 372 372
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +20.87%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Broadband
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

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 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Broadband in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 30 (93.75%) Cisco
1 30 (93.75%) Cisco Certification
1 30 (93.75%) Juniper
1 30 (93.75%) Firewall
2 29 (90.63%) SC Cleared
2 29 (90.63%) Security Cleared
3 23 (71.88%) WAN
4 21 (65.63%) CCNA
5 16 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 13 (40.63%) F5
6 13 (40.63%) CCNP
7 11 (34.38%) IPv4
7 11 (34.38%) JNCIA
8 9 (28.13%) IPsec
8 9 (28.13%) MPLS
8 9 (28.13%) OSPF
8 9 (28.13%) BGP
8 9 (28.13%) EIGRP
8 9 (28.13%) L2TP
8 9 (28.13%) Ethernet
8 9 (28.13%) PPP
8 9 (28.13%) VPN
8 9 (28.13%) SSL
8 9 (28.13%) VMware
8 9 (28.13%) Load Balancing
8 9 (28.13%) xDSL
8 9 (28.13%) Data Centre
8 9 (28.13%) VMware Infrastructure
9 7 (21.88%) Root Cause Analysis
9 7 (21.88%) Unix

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:

Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 30 (93.75%) Firewall
2 23 (71.88%) WAN
3 16 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 11 (34.38%) IPv4
5 9 (28.13%) BGP
5 9 (28.13%) EIGRP
5 9 (28.13%) Ethernet
5 9 (28.13%) IPsec
5 9 (28.13%) L2TP
5 9 (28.13%) MPLS
5 9 (28.13%) OSPF
5 9 (28.13%) PPP
5 9 (28.13%) SSL
5 9 (28.13%) VPN
5 9 (28.13%) xDSL
6 6 (18.75%) Wireshark
7 2 (6.25%) Intranet
8 1 (3.13%) 4G
General
1 2 (6.25%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.13%) Advertising
2 1 (3.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (56.25%) Network Engineer
2 15 (46.88%) Cisco Engineer
3 10 (31.25%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 10 (31.25%) Network Support
3 10 (31.25%) Network Support Engineer
3 10 (31.25%) Support Engineer
4 7 (21.88%) Senior Network Engineer
4 7 (21.88%) Senior Network Support
4 7 (21.88%) Senior Network Support Engineer
4 7 (21.88%) Senior Support Engineer
5 6 (18.75%) Junior
5 6 (18.75%) Junior Cisco Engineer
5 6 (18.75%) Junior Cisco Network Engineer
5 6 (18.75%) Junior Network Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Account Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Juniper Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (28.13%) Data Centre
2 6 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (28.13%) Load Balancing
2 7 (21.88%) Root Cause Analysis
3 6 (18.75%) ITIL
4 3 (9.38%) Change Management
4 3 (9.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (6.25%) Capacity Management
5 2 (6.25%) CRM
6 1 (3.13%) Customer Engagement
6 1 (3.13%) Performance Management
6 1 (3.13%) Product Management
6 1 (3.13%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (21.88%) Perl
1 7 (21.88%) Python
1 7 (21.88%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 30 (93.75%) Cisco Certification
2 29 (90.63%) SC Cleared
2 29 (90.63%) Security Cleared
3 21 (65.63%) CCNA
4 13 (40.63%) CCNP
5 11 (34.38%) JNCIA
6 7 (21.88%) CCIE
6 7 (21.88%) CCSP
System Software
1 9 (28.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 30 (93.75%) Cisco
1 30 (93.75%) Juniper
2 13 (40.63%) F5
3 9 (28.13%) VMware
4 2 (6.25%) Microsoft