The table below looks at the statistics for GPRS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GPRS over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
General Packet Radio Service (GPRS)
South East / Berkshire
Rank 176 218 216
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -2
Permanent jobs citing GPRS 5 15 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.15% 0.29% 0.38%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.64% 1.13% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 7
Median salary £40,000 £51,250 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.95% +17.81%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +28.57%

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
780 1332 1575
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 23.03% 26.05% 28.54%
Number of salaries quoted 581 1082 1023
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

GPRS
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire region citing GPRS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

GPRS Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

GPRS
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

GPRS Salary Trend in Berkshire

GPRS
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GPRS within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell - 3 £40,000 - 1
Reading +36 2 - -
GPRS
South East

GPRS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT jobs citing GPRS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for GPRS.

1 6 (100.00%) GSM
2 3 (50.00%) UMTS
2 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 3 (50.00%) Infor M3
2 3 (50.00%) Home Automation
2 3 (50.00%) Embedded Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) RS-232
2 3 (50.00%) RS-485
2 3 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (50.00%) Embedded C
2 3 (50.00%) Embedded C++
2 3 (50.00%) EMC
2 3 (50.00%) Firmware
2 3 (50.00%) C
2 3 (50.00%) C++
2 3 (50.00%) MFC
2 3 (50.00%) Wireless
2 3 (50.00%) NEC
2 3 (50.00%) Electronics
2 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (33.33%) Customer Requirements
3 2 (33.33%) Value-Added Service
3 2 (33.33%) Mitel
3 2 (33.33%) Presales
3 2 (33.33%) Product Management
3 2 (33.33%) Marketing
4 1 (16.67%) WCDMA
4 1 (16.67%) GGSN

GPRS
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Business Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Infor M3
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) GSM
2 3 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 3 (50.00%) RS-232
2 3 (50.00%) RS-485
2 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (50.00%) UMTS
2 3 (50.00%) Wireless
3 2 (33.33%) Value-Added Service
4 1 (16.67%) CDMA
4 1 (16.67%) GGSN
4 1 (16.67%) SGSN
4 1 (16.67%) VoLTE
4 1 (16.67%) VoWiFi
4 1 (16.67%) WCDMA
General
1 3 (50.00%) Electronics
1 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (33.33%) Marketing
3 1 (16.67%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Firmware Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Presales Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Core Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Home Automation
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Embedded Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) Customer Requirements
2 2 (33.33%) Presales
2 2 (33.33%) Product Management
3 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C
1 3 (50.00%) C++
1 3 (50.00%) Embedded C
1 3 (50.00%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) EMC
1 3 (50.00%) NEC
2 2 (33.33%) Mitel
Bracknell, Berkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Flexible Working
Posted: 6 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Brightred Resourcing Limited
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Posted: 19 days ago