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 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
General Packet Radio Service (GPRS)
Rank 211 208 209
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Permanent jobs citing GPRS 2 4 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.045% 0.080% 0.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.19% 0.30% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 14
Median salary £57,500 £50,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% +42.85%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
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
1070 1326 1653
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 24.16% 26.54% 29.71%
Number of salaries quoted 818 892 953
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 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 30 July 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 +12 2 £57,500 +15.00%
GPRS
South East

GPRS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 (81.48%) Telecoms
2 17 (62.96%) Windows
2 17 (62.96%) GSM
2 17 (62.96%) UMTS
3 16 (59.26%) 3GPP
3 16 (59.26%) ISDN
3 16 (59.26%) PSTN
3 16 (59.26%) WCDMA
3 16 (59.26%) ATM
3 16 (59.26%) CDMA
4 15 (55.56%) Windows 2000
4 15 (55.56%) Unix
4 15 (55.56%) Sybase
4 15 (55.56%) Microsoft
4 15 (55.56%) Windows NT
4 15 (55.56%) Degree
5 13 (48.15%) GGSN
5 13 (48.15%) SGSN
5 13 (48.15%) VoLTE
5 13 (48.15%) Presales
6 12 (44.44%) VoWiFi
7 9 (33.33%) 3G
7 9 (33.33%) XML
7 9 (33.33%) HTML
8 8 (29.63%) Service Delivery
8 8 (29.63%) Huawei
9 7 (25.93%) Web 2.0
9 7 (25.93%) Performance Management
9 7 (25.93%) HSPA
9 7 (25.93%) LTE

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 (7.41%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 17 (62.96%) GSM
1 17 (62.96%) UMTS
2 16 (59.26%) 3GPP
2 16 (59.26%) ATM
2 16 (59.26%) CDMA
2 16 (59.26%) ISDN
2 16 (59.26%) PSTN
2 16 (59.26%) WCDMA
3 13 (48.15%) GGSN
3 13 (48.15%) SGSN
3 13 (48.15%) VoLTE
4 12 (44.44%) VoWiFi
5 9 (33.33%) 3G
6 7 (25.93%) 2G
6 7 (25.93%) Firewall
6 7 (25.93%) HSPA
6 7 (25.93%) Internet
6 7 (25.93%) LTE
7 5 (18.52%) 4G
8 2 (7.41%) SSL
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Git (software)
General
1 22 (81.48%) Telecoms
2 6 (22.22%) Automotive
2 6 (22.22%) Electronics
3 3 (11.11%) Advertising
4 1 (3.70%) Marketing
4 1 (3.70%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 15 (55.56%) Core Network Engineer
1 15 (55.56%) Network Engineer
2 7 (25.93%) Architect
2 7 (25.93%) VoLTE Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) BSS Architect
3 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (7.41%) Applications Developer
4 2 (7.41%) BSS Solutions Architect
4 2 (7.41%) Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 2 (7.41%) Presales Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Senior Applications Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Senior Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Senior Web Applications Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Senior Web Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (7.41%) Support Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Web Applications Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Web Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Mobile Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (33.33%) HTML
1 9 (33.33%) XML
2 2 (7.41%) CSS
2 2 (7.41%) Doctrine
2 2 (7.41%) jQuery
2 2 (7.41%) JSON
2 2 (7.41%) OAuth
2 2 (7.41%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (7.41%) REST
2 2 (7.41%) SOAP
2 2 (7.41%) Symfony
2 2 (7.41%) Twig
3 1 (3.70%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) Web 2.0
2 6 (22.22%) Algorithms
2 6 (22.22%) Machine to Machine
3 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 17 (62.96%) Windows
2 15 (55.56%) Unix
2 15 (55.56%) Windows 2000
2 15 (55.56%) Windows NT
3 2 (7.41%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (48.15%) Presales
2 8 (29.63%) Service Delivery
3 7 (25.93%) Network Design
3 7 (25.93%) Performance Management
3 7 (25.93%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (22.22%) PRINCE2
4 6 (22.22%) Project Management
5 2 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (7.41%) API Integration
5 2 (7.41%) Load Balancing
5 2 (7.41%) MVC
5 2 (7.41%) OO
5 2 (7.41%) OO PHP
6 1 (3.70%) Product Management
6 1 (3.70%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (22.22%) C
2 2 (7.41%) JavaScript
2 2 (7.41%) PHP
2 2 (7.41%) PHP 5
2 2 (7.41%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (55.56%) Degree
2 7 (25.93%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (22.22%) CCIE
4 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) GMP
Vendors
1 15 (55.56%) Microsoft
1 15 (55.56%) Sybase
2 8 (29.63%) Huawei
3 2 (7.41%) Ericsson
4 1 (3.70%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 1 (3.70%) Cisco
4 1 (3.70%) Mitel
4 1 (3.70%) Nokia
4 1 (3.70%) Redknee
4 1 (3.70%) Samsung