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 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
General Packet Radio Service (GPRS)
Rank 198 222 208
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -14
Permanent jobs citing GPRS 8 2 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.18% 0.039% 0.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.72% 0.15% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 13
Median salary £57,500 - £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £51,600 - £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 - £44,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
GPRS
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
1116 1346 1679
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 25.05% 26.24% 29.93%
Number of salaries quoted 865 865 1050
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GPRS across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

GPRS Salary Histogram 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 26 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Reading +23 4 £57,500 -
Thatcham - 3 £60,000 -
Maidenhead - 1 £45,000 -
GPRS
South East

GPRS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, 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 22 (78.57%) Telecoms
2 18 (64.29%) UMTS
3 17 (60.71%) GSM
3 17 (60.71%) Windows
4 16 (57.14%) ATM
4 16 (57.14%) ISDN
4 16 (57.14%) PSTN
4 16 (57.14%) CDMA
4 16 (57.14%) WCDMA
4 16 (57.14%) 3GPP
5 15 (53.57%) Microsoft
5 15 (53.57%) Windows NT
5 15 (53.57%) Windows 2000
5 15 (53.57%) Unix
5 15 (53.57%) Sybase
5 15 (53.57%) Degree
6 13 (46.43%) GGSN
6 13 (46.43%) SGSN
6 13 (46.43%) VoLTE
6 13 (46.43%) Presales
7 12 (42.86%) VoWiFi
8 10 (35.71%) 3G
9 9 (32.14%) XML
9 9 (32.14%) HTML
10 8 (28.57%) 2G
10 8 (28.57%) Service Delivery
10 8 (28.57%) Huawei
10 8 (28.57%) Network Design
10 8 (28.57%) LTE
11 7 (25.00%) HSPA

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (7.14%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 18 (64.29%) UMTS
2 17 (60.71%) GSM
3 16 (57.14%) 3GPP
3 16 (57.14%) ATM
3 16 (57.14%) CDMA
3 16 (57.14%) ISDN
3 16 (57.14%) PSTN
3 16 (57.14%) WCDMA
4 13 (46.43%) GGSN
4 13 (46.43%) SGSN
4 13 (46.43%) VoLTE
5 12 (42.86%) VoWiFi
6 10 (35.71%) 3G
7 8 (28.57%) 2G
7 8 (28.57%) LTE
8 7 (25.00%) Firewall
8 7 (25.00%) HSPA
8 7 (25.00%) Internet
9 6 (21.43%) 4G
10 2 (7.14%) SMTP
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Git (software)
General
1 22 (78.57%) Telecoms
2 6 (21.43%) Automotive
2 6 (21.43%) Electronics
3 3 (10.71%) Advertising
4 1 (3.57%) Marketing
4 1 (3.57%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 15 (53.57%) Core Network Engineer
1 15 (53.57%) Network Engineer
2 7 (25.00%) Architect
2 7 (25.00%) VoLTE Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) BSS Architect
3 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (7.14%) Applications Developer
4 2 (7.14%) BSS Solutions Architect
4 2 (7.14%) Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 2 (7.14%) Presales Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Senior Applications Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Senior Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Senior Web Applications Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Senior Web Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (7.14%) Support Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Web Applications Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Web Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Network Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (32.14%) HTML
1 9 (32.14%) XML
2 2 (7.14%) CSS
2 2 (7.14%) Doctrine
2 2 (7.14%) jQuery
2 2 (7.14%) JSON
2 2 (7.14%) OAuth
2 2 (7.14%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (7.14%) REST
2 2 (7.14%) SOAP
2 2 (7.14%) Symfony
2 2 (7.14%) Twig
3 1 (3.57%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) Web 2.0
2 6 (21.43%) Algorithms
2 6 (21.43%) Machine to Machine
3 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 17 (60.71%) Windows
2 15 (53.57%) Unix
2 15 (53.57%) Windows 2000
2 15 (53.57%) Windows NT
3 2 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (46.43%) Presales
2 8 (28.57%) Network Design
2 8 (28.57%) Service Delivery
3 7 (25.00%) Performance Management
3 7 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (21.43%) PRINCE2
4 6 (21.43%) Project Management
5 2 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (7.14%) API Integration
5 2 (7.14%) Load Balancing
5 2 (7.14%) MVC
5 2 (7.14%) OO
5 2 (7.14%) OO PHP
6 1 (3.57%) Network Architecture
6 1 (3.57%) Product Management
6 1 (3.57%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (21.43%) C
2 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
2 2 (7.14%) PHP
2 2 (7.14%) PHP 5
2 2 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (53.57%) Degree
2 7 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (21.43%) CCIE
4 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) GMP
Vendors
1 15 (53.57%) Microsoft
1 15 (53.57%) Sybase
2 8 (28.57%) Huawei
3 2 (7.14%) Ericsson
3 2 (7.14%) Nokia
4 1 (3.57%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 1 (3.57%) Cisco
4 1 (3.57%) Mitel
4 1 (3.57%) Redknee