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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
3rd Generation Partnership Project (3GPP)
Rank 198 217 220
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +3
Permanent jobs citing 3GPP 31 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.52% 0.13% 0.019%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.70% 0.46% 0.070%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 0
Average salary £52,500 £53,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.32% -
UK excluding London average salary £54,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -5.26%
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
1820 1736 1422
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 30.50% 29.24% 26.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1011 1209 1087
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 24 October 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 +20 24 £52,500 - 1
Slough - 1 - -
3GPP
South East

3GPP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 29 (80.56%) Telecoms
2 19 (52.78%) Wireless
2 19 (52.78%) Marketing
3 16 (44.44%) LTE
3 16 (44.44%) GPRS
3 16 (44.44%) IPv6
4 15 (41.67%) WCDMA
4 15 (41.67%) Network Security
4 15 (41.67%) Economics
4 15 (41.67%) SWOT Analysis
4 15 (41.67%) Network Architecture
4 15 (41.67%) Software-Defined Networking
5 11 (30.56%) Huawei
5 11 (30.56%) UMTS
6 10 (27.78%) GSM
6 10 (27.78%) Sybase
6 10 (27.78%) UNIX
6 10 (27.78%) Windows
7 7 (19.44%) GGSN
7 7 (19.44%) SGSN
8 6 (16.67%) ISDN
8 6 (16.67%) PSTN
8 6 (16.67%) ATM
8 6 (16.67%) CDMA
9 5 (13.89%) Firewall
9 5 (13.89%) Microsoft
9 5 (13.89%) CISSP
9 5 (13.89%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (13.89%) Ericsson
9 5 (13.89%) MPLS

3GPP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 19 (52.78%) Wireless
2 16 (44.44%) IPv6
2 16 (44.44%) GPRS
2 16 (44.44%) LTE
3 15 (41.67%) Network Security
3 15 (41.67%) Software-Defined Networking
3 15 (41.67%) WCDMA
4 11 (30.56%) UMTS
5 10 (27.78%) GSM
6 7 (19.44%) GGSN
6 7 (19.44%) SGSN
7 6 (16.67%) ISDN
7 6 (16.67%) PSTN
7 6 (16.67%) ATM
7 6 (16.67%) CDMA
8 5 (13.89%) MPLS
8 5 (13.89%) SS7
8 5 (13.89%) Megaco
8 5 (13.89%) ISUP
8 5 (13.89%) Firewall
General
1 29 (80.56%) Telecoms
2 19 (52.78%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (41.67%) Architect
1 15 (41.67%) Security Architect
1 15 (41.67%) Network Architect
1 15 (41.67%) Network Security Architect
2 6 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 5 (13.89%) Network Engineer
3 5 (13.89%) Core Network Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) Product Manager
4 4 (11.11%) Technical Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) Technical Support
4 4 (11.11%) Technical Support Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Network Operator
5 3 (8.33%) CS Core Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Network Support
6 2 (5.56%) Network Support Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Design Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) Test Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) Switch Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Voice Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 15 (41.67%) Economics
2 1 (2.78%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 10 (27.78%) UNIX
1 10 (27.78%) Windows
2 5 (13.89%) Windows 2000
2 5 (13.89%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (41.67%) SWOT Analysis
1 15 (41.67%) Network Architecture
2 5 (13.89%) Network Design
3 4 (11.11%) Business Development
4 1 (2.78%) Waterfall
4 1 (2.78%) Capacity Management
4 1 (2.78%) Security Testing
4 1 (2.78%) Test Scripting
4 1 (2.78%) V-Model
4 1 (2.78%) Agile Software Development
Qualifications
1 5 (13.89%) CCIE
1 5 (13.89%) CCNP
1 5 (13.89%) CCDP
1 5 (13.89%) CISSP
1 5 (13.89%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (13.89%) JNCIE
2 1 (2.78%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (30.56%) Huawei
2 10 (27.78%) Sybase
3 5 (13.89%) Microsoft
3 5 (13.89%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 5 (13.89%) Ericsson
4 1 (2.78%) HP
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + £6k Car Allow + Bonus to 20%
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