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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Gateway GPRS Support Node (GGSN)
Rank 201 211 210
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -1
Permanent jobs citing GGSN 20 10 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.37% 0.18% 0.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.23% 0.64% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 4
Average salary £46,500 £44,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.68% -7.36%
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-7.00% +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
1622 1553 1446
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 29.62% 28.61% 27.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1039 1121 1166
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 26 January 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 +16 19 £46,500 +5.68%
GGSN
South East

GGSN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 27 (81.82%) SGSN
2 26 (78.79%) Telecoms
3 19 (57.58%) GPRS
4 18 (54.55%) 3GPP
5 16 (48.48%) WCDMA
6 15 (45.45%) Wireless
7 14 (42.42%) GSM
8 12 (36.36%) 3G
8 12 (36.36%) LTE
8 12 (36.36%) SIGTRAN
9 11 (33.33%) MGW
9 11 (33.33%) Huawei
9 11 (33.33%) UMTS
9 11 (33.33%) UNIX
10 10 (30.30%) Windows
10 10 (30.30%) Sybase
11 9 (27.27%) Ericsson
12 7 (21.21%) SS7
12 7 (21.21%) Firewall
12 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
12 7 (21.21%) Marketing
12 7 (21.21%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
13 6 (18.18%) 2G
13 6 (18.18%) Internet
13 6 (18.18%) VPN
14 5 (15.15%) Validation
14 5 (15.15%) Broadband
14 5 (15.15%) CDMA
14 5 (15.15%) Linux
14 5 (15.15%) C

GGSN
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 (12.12%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 27 (81.82%) SGSN
2 19 (57.58%) GPRS
3 18 (54.55%) 3GPP
4 16 (48.48%) WCDMA
5 15 (45.45%) Wireless
6 14 (42.42%) GSM
7 12 (36.36%) 3G
7 12 (36.36%) LTE
7 12 (36.36%) SIGTRAN
8 11 (33.33%) MGW
8 11 (33.33%) UMTS
9 7 (21.21%) SS7
9 7 (21.21%) Firewall
10 6 (18.18%) 2G
10 6 (18.18%) VPN
10 6 (18.18%) Internet
11 5 (15.15%) VLAN
11 5 (15.15%) Broadband
11 5 (15.15%) CDMA
12 4 (12.12%) ISDN
General
1 26 (78.79%) Telecoms
2 7 (21.21%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (27.27%) Support Engineer
2 7 (21.21%) Design Engineer
3 6 (18.18%) Network Engineer
4 5 (15.15%) Technical Support
4 5 (15.15%) Technical Support Engineer
4 5 (15.15%) Technical Engineer
4 5 (15.15%) Senior Design Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Consultant
5 3 (9.09%) Risk Consultant
5 3 (9.09%) Network Support
5 3 (9.09%) Core Network Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Network Support Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Technical Consultant
6 2 (6.06%) Network Design Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Technical Director
7 1 (3.03%) Test Leader
7 1 (3.03%) Escalation Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.06%) XMPP
2 1 (3.03%) HTML
2 1 (3.03%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 11 (33.33%) UNIX
2 10 (30.30%) Windows
3 5 (15.15%) Linux
4 3 (9.09%) Windows 2000
4 3 (9.09%) Windows NT
5 1 (3.03%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (15.15%) Validation
2 4 (12.12%) Mobile Commerce
2 4 (12.12%) Penetration Testing
2 4 (12.12%) Information Security
2 4 (12.12%) Ethical Hacking
2 4 (12.12%) Network Architecture
2 4 (12.12%) Security Management
3 2 (6.06%) Network Design
3 2 (6.06%) Integration Testing
3 2 (6.06%) Performance Management
4 1 (3.03%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (3.03%) Cisco ICM Scripting
4 1 (3.03%) Supplier Management
4 1 (3.03%) WFM
4 1 (3.03%) Workforce Management Optimization
4 1 (3.03%) Load Balancing
4 1 (3.03%) Performance Testing
4 1 (3.03%) Stress Testing
4 1 (3.03%) Service Delivery
4 1 (3.03%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (15.15%) C
2 4 (12.12%) Java
3 1 (3.03%) Perl
3 1 (3.03%) SQL
3 1 (3.03%) VBScript
3 1 (3.03%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) Degree
2 1 (3.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (3.03%) CCIE
2 1 (3.03%) CCNP
2 1 (3.03%) CCIP
2 1 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.03%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.03%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (6.06%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 11 (33.33%) Huawei
2 10 (30.30%) Sybase
3 9 (27.27%) Ericsson
4 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
4 7 (21.21%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 3 (9.09%) Cisco
6 2 (6.06%) Panasonic
6 2 (6.06%) Mitel
7 1 (3.03%) Nokia
7 1 (3.03%) Siemens
7 1 (3.03%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 1 (3.03%) Empirix