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 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
3rd Generation Partnership Project (3GPP)
Rank 124 121 106
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -15
Permanent jobs citing 3GPP 1 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.056% 0.12% 0.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.39% 0.77% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 3
Average salary - £28,250 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -46.19%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,250 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-4.30% +10.00%
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
257 259 285
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 14.35% 16.06% 17.87%
Number of salaries quoted 215 184 235
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £27,050
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 10 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 1 (100.00%) UMTS
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) LTE
1 1 (100.00%) Network Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Demand Management
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (100.00%) Black-Box Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Coaching

3GPP
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 1 (100.00%) UMTS
1 1 (100.00%) LTE
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Test Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Test and Integration Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Network Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Demand Management
1 1 (100.00%) Black-Box Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Coaching