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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Gateway GPRS Support Node (GGSN)
Rank 207 207 210
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Permanent jobs citing GGSN 8 11 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.16% 0.20% 0.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.60% 0.70% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 3
Average salary £35,000 - £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-22.22% -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
1339 1575 1625
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 26.63% 28.85% 31.12%
Number of salaries quoted 837 1030 1246
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 22 May 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 -14 5 - -
Slough - 1 - -
Newbury - 1 £35,000 - 1
GGSN
South East

GGSN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 18 (78.26%) Telecoms
2 17 (73.91%) SGSN
3 12 (52.17%) Wireless
4 10 (43.48%) GSM
4 10 (43.48%) 3GPP
5 9 (39.13%) GPRS
5 9 (39.13%) 3G
5 9 (39.13%) Diameter Protocol
6 8 (34.78%) SIGTRAN
6 8 (34.78%) LTE
6 8 (34.78%) WCDMA
7 7 (30.43%) UNIX
7 7 (30.43%) Windows
7 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
7 7 (30.43%) MGW
8 6 (26.09%) VLAN
8 6 (26.09%) Firewall
8 6 (26.09%) 2.5G
8 6 (26.09%) VPN
8 6 (26.09%) Linux
8 6 (26.09%) Sybase
9 5 (21.74%) C
9 5 (21.74%) UMTS
9 5 (21.74%) LAN
9 5 (21.74%) SS7
9 5 (21.74%) Huawei
10 4 (17.39%) Ethical Hacking
10 4 (17.39%) Penetration Testing
10 4 (17.39%) Information Security
10 4 (17.39%) 2G

GGSN
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (17.39%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 17 (73.91%) SGSN
2 12 (52.17%) Wireless
3 10 (43.48%) GSM
3 10 (43.48%) 3GPP
4 9 (39.13%) GPRS
4 9 (39.13%) 3G
4 9 (39.13%) Diameter Protocol
5 8 (34.78%) SIGTRAN
5 8 (34.78%) LTE
5 8 (34.78%) WCDMA
6 7 (30.43%) MGW
7 6 (26.09%) VLAN
7 6 (26.09%) Firewall
7 6 (26.09%) 2.5G
7 6 (26.09%) VPN
8 5 (21.74%) UMTS
8 5 (21.74%) LAN
8 5 (21.74%) SS7
9 4 (17.39%) 2G
9 4 (17.39%) Wireshark
General
1 18 (78.26%) Telecoms
2 4 (17.39%) Marketing
3 1 (4.35%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 5 (21.74%) Technical Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) Support Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Risk Consultant
3 3 (13.04%) Technical Consultant
3 3 (13.04%) Consultant
3 3 (13.04%) Technical Support Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Technical Support
4 2 (8.70%) Design Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Test Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Design Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Test Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Core Network Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Test Leader
5 1 (4.35%) Technical Director
5 1 (4.35%) Escalation Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) CS Core Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Network Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Network Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) XMPP
2 1 (4.35%) HTML
2 1 (4.35%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 7 (30.43%) UNIX
1 7 (30.43%) Windows
2 6 (26.09%) Linux
3 3 (13.04%) Windows NT
3 3 (13.04%) Windows 2000
4 2 (8.70%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (17.39%) Ethical Hacking
1 4 (17.39%) Penetration Testing
1 4 (17.39%) Information Security
1 4 (17.39%) Security Management
1 4 (17.39%) Network Architecture
1 4 (17.39%) Mobile Commerce
2 3 (13.04%) Service Delivery
3 2 (8.70%) Validation
3 2 (8.70%) Integration Testing
3 2 (8.70%) Test Scripting
4 1 (4.35%) WFM
4 1 (4.35%) Workforce Management Optimization
4 1 (4.35%) Load Balancing
4 1 (4.35%) Performance Testing
4 1 (4.35%) Stress Testing
4 1 (4.35%) Cisco ICM Scripting
4 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (4.35%) Supplier Management
4 1 (4.35%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 5 (21.74%) C
2 4 (17.39%) Java
3 3 (13.04%) Perl
4 2 (8.70%) Python
5 1 (4.35%) C++
5 1 (4.35%) SQL
5 1 (4.35%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) CCIP
1 1 (4.35%) CCNA
1 1 (4.35%) CCDA
1 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (4.35%) ISTQB
1 1 (4.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (4.35%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (17.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.35%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (8.70%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (4.35%) Iperf
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
2 6 (26.09%) Sybase
3 5 (21.74%) Huawei
4 4 (17.39%) Ericsson
5 3 (13.04%) Cisco
5 3 (13.04%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
6 2 (8.70%) Mitel
6 2 (8.70%) NetHawk
6 2 (8.70%) Panasonic
7 1 (4.35%) Radware
7 1 (4.35%) Nokia
7 1 (4.35%) IBM
7 1 (4.35%) Juniper
7 1 (4.35%) Empirix
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago