The table below looks at the statistics for GPRS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Amersham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GPRS over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
General Packet Radio Service (GPRS)
Rank 12 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing GPRS 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Amersham 4.17% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.70% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £50,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
-26.00% +51.51%
GPRS
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Amersham region.

Communications & Networking Category
Amersham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
23 6 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Amersham 47.92% 19.35% 31.58%
Number of salaries quoted 13 4 17
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,500 £44,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

GPRS
Jobs Demand Trend in Amersham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing GPRS across the Amersham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

GPRS Jobs Demand Trend in Amersham

GPRS
Salary Trend in Amersham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing GPRS across the Amersham region.

GPRS Salary Trend in Amersham

GPRS
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Amersham

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Amersham region citing GPRS 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 GPRS.

1 6 (100.00%) GSM
1 6 (100.00%) UMTS
1 6 (100.00%) LTE
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 4 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 4 (66.67%) 2G
3 3 (50.00%) 3G
3 3 (50.00%) Service Management
3 3 (50.00%) 4G
3 3 (50.00%) Radio Access Network
4 2 (33.33%) Problem Management
4 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL
4 2 (33.33%) Netcool
5 1 (16.67%) Change Management
5 1 (16.67%) Broadband
5 1 (16.67%) Business Objects
5 1 (16.67%) SLA
5 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (16.67%) Fault Management
5 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
5 1 (16.67%) Big Data

GPRS
Top Related IT Skills in Amersham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Amersham region citing GPRS 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 GPRS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) GSM
1 6 (100.00%) UMTS
1 6 (100.00%) LTE
2 4 (66.67%) 2G
3 3 (50.00%) 3G
3 3 (50.00%) 4G
3 3 (50.00%) Radio Access Network
4 1 (16.67%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Big Data
General
1 4 (66.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Network Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Performance Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Service Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Problem Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Incident Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Service Management
2 2 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Fault Management
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Netcool
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Business Objects