In the reporting year, we employed 311 people, including 113 women. This corresponds to 36.33%, up 0.68% on the previous year.
About 60% of OFCOM employees speak German as their mother tongue; 32% speak French and 5% Italian. Other languages, such as Arabic, English, Laotian, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish and Thai represent approximately 3%.
The average age is 42.6 years.
In addition to the eight ‘Media IT’ apprentices, we trained four French-speaking commercial apprentices in 2005. With 14 apprentices, OFCOM is for the first time able to make use of the full quota of apprentices in 2006.