The table below looks at the statistics for GGSN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GGSN over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Gateway GPRS Support Node (GGSN)
Rank 213 209 207
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -2
Permanent jobs citing GGSN 8 14 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.15% 0.25% 0.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.54% 0.92% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 9
Average salary £40,250 £44,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.52% -7.36%
UK excluding London average salary £40,250 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-10.55% -5.26%
GGSN
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
1478 1530 1646
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 27.02% 27.34% 31.53%
Number of salaries quoted 954 1073 1245
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

GGSN
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

GGSN Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

GGSN
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

GGSN Salary Trend in Berkshire

GGSN
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GGSN within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 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 -5 5 £43,500 -1.13% 1
Bracknell - 1 £37,000 -
Newbury - 1 £35,000 -
GGSN
South East

GGSN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing GGSN 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 GGSN.

1 26 (81.25%) Telecoms
1 26 (81.25%) SGSN
2 18 (56.25%) Wireless
3 17 (53.13%) 3GPP
4 15 (46.88%) GPRS
4 15 (46.88%) WCDMA
5 12 (37.50%) 3G
5 12 (37.50%) GSM
5 12 (37.50%) SIGTRAN
6 11 (34.38%) LTE
6 11 (34.38%) Huawei
6 11 (34.38%) Windows
7 10 (31.25%) Sybase
7 10 (31.25%) UNIX
7 10 (31.25%) MGW
8 8 (25.00%) UMTS
8 8 (25.00%) Ericsson
8 8 (25.00%) SS7
9 7 (21.88%) Microsoft
9 7 (21.88%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
9 7 (21.88%) Marketing
10 6 (18.75%) 2.5G
10 6 (18.75%) Broadband
11 5 (15.63%) Linux
11 5 (15.63%) LAN
11 5 (15.63%) Internet
11 5 (15.63%) Firewall
11 5 (15.63%) VPN
11 5 (15.63%) Validation
11 5 (15.63%) Smartphone

GGSN
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing GGSN 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 GGSN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 26 (81.25%) SGSN
2 18 (56.25%) Wireless
3 17 (53.13%) 3GPP
4 15 (46.88%) WCDMA
4 15 (46.88%) GPRS
5 12 (37.50%) GSM
5 12 (37.50%) 3G
5 12 (37.50%) SIGTRAN
6 11 (34.38%) LTE
7 10 (31.25%) MGW
8 8 (25.00%) SS7
8 8 (25.00%) UMTS
9 6 (18.75%) Broadband
9 6 (18.75%) 2.5G
10 5 (15.63%) VLAN
10 5 (15.63%) LAN
10 5 (15.63%) Internet
10 5 (15.63%) Firewall
10 5 (15.63%) VPN
11 4 (12.50%) ATM
General
1 26 (81.25%) Telecoms
2 7 (21.88%) Marketing
3 1 (3.13%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 8 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 7 (21.88%) Technical Engineer
3 5 (15.63%) Senior Design Engineer
3 5 (15.63%) Design Engineer
3 5 (15.63%) Technical Support Engineer
3 5 (15.63%) Technical Support
4 3 (9.38%) Consultant
4 3 (9.38%) Technical Consultant
4 3 (9.38%) Risk Consultant
5 2 (6.25%) Test Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Test Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) CS Core Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Network Specialist
6 1 (3.13%) Technical Director
6 1 (3.13%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 11 (34.38%) Windows
2 10 (31.25%) UNIX
3 5 (15.63%) Linux
4 3 (9.38%) Windows 2000
4 3 (9.38%) Windows NT
5 1 (3.13%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (15.63%) Validation
2 4 (12.50%) Mobile Commerce
2 4 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
2 4 (12.50%) Information Security
2 4 (12.50%) Ethical Hacking
2 4 (12.50%) Network Architecture
2 4 (12.50%) Security Management
3 3 (9.38%) Service Delivery
4 2 (6.25%) Integration Testing
4 2 (6.25%) Test Scripting
5 1 (3.13%) Network Design
5 1 (3.13%) Cisco ICM Scripting
5 1 (3.13%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (3.13%) Supplier Management
5 1 (3.13%) WFM
5 1 (3.13%) Workforce Management Optimization
5 1 (3.13%) Performance Testing
5 1 (3.13%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.50%) C
1 4 (12.50%) Java
2 2 (6.25%) Perl
2 2 (6.25%) Python
3 1 (3.13%) SQL
3 1 (3.13%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) CCIP
1 1 (3.13%) CCNA
1 1 (3.13%) CCDA
1 1 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (3.13%) Network+ Certification
1 1 (3.13%) ISTQB
1 1 (3.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.13%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (6.25%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (3.13%) Iperf
Vendors
1 11 (34.38%) Huawei
2 10 (31.25%) Sybase
3 8 (25.00%) Ericsson
4 7 (21.88%) Microsoft
4 7 (21.88%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 3 (9.38%) Cisco
6 2 (6.25%) Mitel
6 2 (6.25%) NetHawk
6 2 (6.25%) Panasonic
7 1 (3.13%) IBM
7 1 (3.13%) Juniper
7 1 (3.13%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 1 (3.13%) Empirix
7 1 (3.13%) Nokia
7 1 (3.13%) Siemens
7 1 (3.13%) Radware
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