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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
3rd Generation Partnership Project (3GPP)
Rank 192 207 220
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +13
Permanent jobs citing 3GPP 34 16 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.58% 0.30% 0.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.05% 0.94% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 10 13 8
Average salary £51,500 £47,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.42% -13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £47,500 £40,200
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £55,000 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +22.22%
Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1660 1709 1689
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 28.22% 32.11% 27.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1117 1265 1367
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
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
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing 3GPP across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

3GPP Salary Histogram 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Reading +10 20 £51,500 +8.42%
Newbury - 4 £60,000 -
Bracknell +19 3 - -
3GPP
South East

3GPP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 32 (76.19%) Telecoms
2 22 (52.38%) LTE
3 18 (42.86%) Marketing
4 17 (40.48%) Wireless
4 17 (40.48%) GPRS
5 16 (38.10%) GSM
5 16 (38.10%) UMTS
5 16 (38.10%) WCDMA
5 16 (38.10%) GGSN
5 16 (38.10%) SGSN
6 12 (28.57%) 3G
7 11 (26.19%) VoLTE
8 10 (23.81%) 4G
9 9 (21.43%) Capacity Management
9 9 (21.43%) Degree
10 8 (19.05%) IPv6
11 7 (16.67%) VoIP
11 7 (16.67%) Network Architecture
12 6 (14.29%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
12 6 (14.29%) Network Security
12 6 (14.29%) Time Management
12 6 (14.29%) SWOT Analysis
12 6 (14.29%) SIGTRAN
12 6 (14.29%) Project Management
12 6 (14.29%) INAP
12 6 (14.29%) Economics
12 6 (14.29%) Huawei
13 4 (9.52%) Wi-Fi
14 3 (7.14%) Internet
14 3 (7.14%) Linux

3GPP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.38%) GlassFish
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 22 (52.38%) LTE
2 17 (40.48%) Wireless
2 17 (40.48%) GPRS
3 16 (38.10%) GSM
3 16 (38.10%) UMTS
3 16 (38.10%) WCDMA
3 16 (38.10%) GGSN
3 16 (38.10%) SGSN
4 12 (28.57%) 3G
5 11 (26.19%) VoLTE
6 10 (23.81%) 4G
7 8 (19.05%) IPv6
8 7 (16.67%) VoIP
9 6 (14.29%) Network Security
9 6 (14.29%) SIGTRAN
9 6 (14.29%) INAP
10 4 (9.52%) Wi-Fi
11 3 (7.14%) Internet
11 3 (7.14%) Radio Access Network
12 2 (4.76%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.76%) Oracle Database
1 2 (4.76%) MySQL
General
1 32 (76.19%) Telecoms
2 18 (42.86%) Marketing
3 2 (4.76%) Billing
Job Titles
1 12 (28.57%) Core Network Engineer
1 12 (28.57%) Network Engineer
2 9 (21.43%) Architect
2 9 (21.43%) Design Engineer
3 8 (19.05%) Support Engineer
4 6 (14.29%) Network Security Architect
4 6 (14.29%) Senior Design Engineer
4 6 (14.29%) Security Architect
4 6 (14.29%) Network Architect
4 6 (14.29%) Network Operator
5 3 (7.14%) Technical Support Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Technical Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Technical Support
5 3 (7.14%) Voice Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Switch Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (4.76%) Network Support
6 2 (4.76%) Telecoms Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Network Support Engineer
7 1 (2.38%) Systems Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.38%) SAML
1 1 (2.38%) HTML
1 1 (2.38%) XML
1 1 (2.38%) CORBA
1 1 (2.38%) OAuth
1 1 (2.38%) OpenID
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.29%) Economics
2 2 (4.76%) Statistics
3 1 (2.38%) Web 2.0
3 1 (2.38%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.14%) Linux
2 2 (4.76%) Solaris
3 1 (2.38%) UNIX
3 1 (2.38%) Windows
3 1 (2.38%) Windows 2000
3 1 (2.38%) Windows NT
3 1 (2.38%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.38%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (21.43%) Capacity Management
2 7 (16.67%) Network Architecture
3 6 (14.29%) Time Management
3 6 (14.29%) SWOT Analysis
3 6 (14.29%) Project Management
4 3 (7.14%) Product Management
5 2 (4.76%) Network Management
6 1 (2.38%) Business Development
6 1 (2.38%) Zachman Framework
6 1 (2.38%) TOGAF
6 1 (2.38%) Network Design
6 1 (2.38%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.14%) Java
2 1 (2.38%) C#
2 1 (2.38%) C++
Qualifications
1 9 (21.43%) Degree
2 1 (2.38%) CCNA
2 1 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 6 (14.29%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
1 6 (14.29%) Huawei
2 3 (7.14%) Oracle
3 1 (2.38%) TIBCO
3 1 (2.38%) IBM
3 1 (2.38%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.38%) Sybase