The table below looks at the statistics for 3GPP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 3GPP over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
3rd Generation Partnership Project (3GPP)
Rank 220 193 215
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +22
Permanent jobs citing 3GPP 4 34 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.072% 0.58% 0.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.27% 2.06% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 14
Average salary £43,500 £51,500 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.53% +5.64%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
3GPP
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1496 1647 1740
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 26.74% 28.07% 32.26%
Number of salaries quoted 945 1115 1299
Average salary £48,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

3GPP
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

3GPP Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

3GPP
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

3GPP Salary Trend in Berkshire

3GPP
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 3GPP within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -24 3 £43,500 -15.53%
3GPP
South East

3GPP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing 3GPP 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 3GPP.

1 24 (82.76%) Wireless
2 23 (79.31%) Telecoms
3 22 (75.86%) GPRS
3 22 (75.86%) WCDMA
4 21 (72.41%) Windows
5 19 (65.52%) Sybase
5 19 (65.52%) UNIX
6 13 (44.83%) Huawei
6 13 (44.83%) GGSN
7 12 (41.38%) SIGTRAN
7 12 (41.38%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
7 12 (41.38%) SS7
7 12 (41.38%) Ericsson
8 11 (37.93%) SGSN
9 10 (34.48%) UMTS
9 10 (34.48%) GSM
10 9 (31.03%) Microsoft
10 9 (31.03%) Marketing
11 8 (27.59%) MGW
12 7 (24.14%) NGN
12 7 (24.14%) ISDN
12 7 (24.14%) PSTN
12 7 (24.14%) Windows 2000
12 7 (24.14%) Windows NT
12 7 (24.14%) ATM
12 7 (24.14%) CDMA
12 7 (24.14%) Megaco
12 7 (24.14%) ISUP
13 4 (13.79%) Wireshark
13 4 (13.79%) LTE

3GPP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing 3GPP 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 3GPP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 24 (82.76%) Wireless
2 22 (75.86%) GPRS
2 22 (75.86%) WCDMA
3 13 (44.83%) GGSN
4 12 (41.38%) SIGTRAN
4 12 (41.38%) SS7
5 11 (37.93%) SGSN
6 10 (34.48%) GSM
6 10 (34.48%) UMTS
7 8 (27.59%) MGW
8 7 (24.14%) NGN
8 7 (24.14%) Megaco
8 7 (24.14%) ISUP
8 7 (24.14%) ATM
8 7 (24.14%) CDMA
8 7 (24.14%) ISDN
8 7 (24.14%) PSTN
9 4 (13.79%) Wireshark
9 4 (13.79%) LTE
10 3 (10.34%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
General
1 23 (79.31%) Telecoms
2 9 (31.03%) Marketing
3 1 (3.45%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 11 (37.93%) CS Core Engineer
2 6 (20.69%) Support Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) Technical Support Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) Technical Support
3 5 (17.24%) Technical Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Network Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Core Network Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Test Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Network Security Architect
5 2 (6.90%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Architect
5 2 (6.90%) Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Test Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Systems Test Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Security Architect
5 2 (6.90%) Network Architect
6 1 (3.45%) Telecoms Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 21 (72.41%) Windows
2 19 (65.52%) UNIX
3 7 (24.14%) Windows 2000
3 7 (24.14%) Windows NT
4 2 (6.90%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (10.34%) Service Delivery
1 3 (10.34%) Integration Testing
2 2 (6.90%) Network Architecture
2 2 (6.90%) Regression Testing
2 2 (6.90%) Network Design
2 2 (6.90%) Software Testing
2 2 (6.90%) SWOT Analysis
3 1 (3.45%) Performance Testing
3 1 (3.45%) Stress Testing
3 1 (3.45%) WFM
3 1 (3.45%) Workforce Management Optimization
3 1 (3.45%) Supplier Management
3 1 (3.45%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (3.45%) Cisco ICM Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.45%) SQL
1 1 (3.45%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) CCIE
1 2 (6.90%) CCNP
1 2 (6.90%) CCDP
1 2 (6.90%) CISSP
1 2 (6.90%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (6.90%) JNCIE
2 1 (3.45%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.90%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (10.34%) Iperf
2 2 (6.90%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (6.90%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 19 (65.52%) Sybase
2 13 (44.83%) Huawei
3 12 (41.38%) Ericsson
3 12 (41.38%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 9 (31.03%) Microsoft
5 2 (6.90%) HP
5 2 (6.90%) Cisco
5 2 (6.90%) Mitel
5 2 (6.90%) Panasonic
6 1 (3.45%) Empirix
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