The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
3rd Generation Partnership Project (3GPP)
Rank 211 210 226
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +16
Permanent jobs citing 3GPP 8 11 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.14% 0.20% 0.017%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.48% 0.73% 0.064%
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 1
Average salary - £53,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.82%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £54,500 £44,250
% change year-on-year
-8.25% +23.16%
Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1684 1517 1566
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 29.85% 27.40% 26.50%
Number of salaries quoted 948 1125 1215
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
3GPP
South East

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 31 July 2014. 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 - 6 - -
Bracknell - 1 - -
3GPP
South East

3GPP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 28 (75.68%) Telecoms
2 21 (56.76%) Marketing
3 18 (48.65%) LTE
4 16 (43.24%) GPRS
4 16 (43.24%) GSM
4 16 (43.24%) UMTS
4 16 (43.24%) WCDMA
4 16 (43.24%) Wireless
5 15 (40.54%) GGSN
5 15 (40.54%) SGSN
6 9 (24.32%) Network Architecture
7 8 (21.62%) SWOT Analysis
7 8 (21.62%) Network Security
7 8 (21.62%) Economics
7 8 (21.62%) IPv6
7 8 (21.62%) VoLTE
8 7 (18.92%) 3G
9 6 (16.22%) Huawei
9 6 (16.22%) 4G
9 6 (16.22%) Capacity Management
10 5 (13.51%) Degree
11 3 (8.11%) Wi-Fi
11 3 (8.11%) Megaco
11 3 (8.11%) ISUP
11 3 (8.11%) Microsoft
11 3 (8.11%) ISDN
11 3 (8.11%) PSTN
11 3 (8.11%) Sybase
11 3 (8.11%) UNIX
11 3 (8.11%) Windows

3GPP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 18 (48.65%) LTE
2 16 (43.24%) GPRS
2 16 (43.24%) GSM
2 16 (43.24%) UMTS
2 16 (43.24%) WCDMA
2 16 (43.24%) Wireless
3 15 (40.54%) GGSN
3 15 (40.54%) SGSN
4 8 (21.62%) Network Security
4 8 (21.62%) IPv6
4 8 (21.62%) VoLTE
5 7 (18.92%) 3G
6 6 (16.22%) 4G
7 3 (8.11%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (8.11%) Megaco
7 3 (8.11%) ISUP
7 3 (8.11%) ISDN
7 3 (8.11%) PSTN
7 3 (8.11%) ATM
7 3 (8.11%) CDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.41%) Oracle Database
1 2 (5.41%) MySQL
General
1 28 (75.68%) Telecoms
2 21 (56.76%) Marketing
3 2 (5.41%) Billing
Job Titles
1 11 (29.73%) Core Network Engineer
1 11 (29.73%) Network Engineer
2 10 (27.03%) Support Engineer
3 9 (24.32%) Architect
4 8 (21.62%) Security Architect
4 8 (21.62%) Network Architect
4 8 (21.62%) Network Security Architect
5 6 (16.22%) Design Engineer
6 5 (13.51%) Network Operator
7 4 (10.81%) Technical Support Engineer
7 4 (10.81%) Technical Engineer
7 4 (10.81%) Switch Engineer
7 4 (10.81%) Voice Engineer
7 4 (10.81%) Technical Support
8 3 (8.11%) Network Support
8 3 (8.11%) Network Support Engineer
9 2 (5.41%) Senior Design Engineer
9 2 (5.41%) Telecoms Engineer
10 1 (2.70%) Solutions Architect
10 1 (2.70%) Implementation Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.62%) Economics
2 2 (5.41%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.11%) UNIX
1 3 (8.11%) Windows
1 3 (8.11%) Windows 2000
1 3 (8.11%) Windows NT
2 2 (5.41%) Solaris
2 2 (5.41%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (24.32%) Network Architecture
2 8 (21.62%) SWOT Analysis
3 6 (16.22%) Capacity Management
4 3 (8.11%) Product Management
5 2 (5.41%) Network Management
5 2 (5.41%) Time Management
5 2 (5.41%) Project Management
6 1 (2.70%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.70%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.41%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (13.51%) Degree
2 1 (2.70%) CCNA
2 1 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 6 (16.22%) Huawei
2 3 (8.11%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.11%) Sybase
3 2 (5.41%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 2 (5.41%) Oracle