The table below looks at the statistics for 3GPP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 3GPP over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
3rd Generation Partnership Project (3GPP)
Rank 120 116 104
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -12
Permanent jobs citing 3GPP 1 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.055% 0.13% 0.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.42% 0.75% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 3
Average salary - £39,250 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -25.23%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £54,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +20.00%
3GPP
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Communications & Networking Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
240 267 253
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 13.22% 16.78% 16.12%
Number of salaries quoted 208 210 202
Average salary £33,000 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £26,450
10% offered a salary of more than £52,780 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

3GPP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing 3GPP across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

3GPP Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

3GPP
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

3GPP Salary Trend in Bristol

3GPP
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol region citing 3GPP 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 3GPP.

1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (100.00%) LTE
2 2 (66.67%) SCTP
2 2 (66.67%) Load Balancing
2 2 (66.67%) 4G
2 2 (66.67%) Radio Access Network
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Broadband
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) PKI
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) DWDM
2 2 (66.67%) MPLS
2 2 (66.67%) OSPF
2 2 (66.67%) RSVP
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) IPsec
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 1 (33.33%) UMTS
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (33.33%) Black-Box Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Demand Management
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Network Architecture

3GPP
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol region citing 3GPP 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 3GPP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) LTE
2 2 (66.67%) SCTP
2 2 (66.67%) 4G
2 2 (66.67%) Radio Access Network
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) DWDM
2 2 (66.67%) MPLS
2 2 (66.67%) OSPF
2 2 (66.67%) RSVP
2 2 (66.67%) IPsec
2 2 (66.67%) Broadband
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) UMTS
General
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Designer
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Test Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Integration Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Test and Integration Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) PKI
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Load Balancing
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Network Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Demand Management
2 1 (33.33%) Black-Box Testing