The first table below looks at the demand for GPRS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GPRS over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Buckinghamshire region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
General Packet Radio Service (GPRS)
Rank 121 109 135
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +26
Permanent jobs citing GPRS 11 11 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.53% 0.56% 0.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.14% 2.81% 1.60%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 7
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -11.76%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £47,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +28.37%
Communications & Networking Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
350 392 438
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 16.78% 20.05% 23.11%
Number of salaries quoted 272 309 380
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,850 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
GPRS
South East

GPRS
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

GPRS Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

GPRS
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

GPRS Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

GPRS
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GPRS across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

GPRS Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

GPRS
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GPRS within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes - 7 £40,000 -
Amersham - 2 - -
GPRS
South East

GPRS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing GPRS 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 GPRS.

1 26 (92.86%) GSM
2 16 (57.14%) LTE
3 15 (53.57%) UMTS
4 12 (42.86%) Telecoms
5 11 (39.29%) 2G
5 11 (39.29%) Wireless
5 11 (39.29%) 3G
5 11 (39.29%) Degree
6 10 (35.71%) Subversion
6 10 (35.71%) Software Engineering
7 9 (32.14%) SQL
7 9 (32.14%) MS Excel
8 8 (28.57%) C
8 8 (28.57%) Embedded C
8 8 (28.57%) Service Management
8 8 (28.57%) Electronics
8 8 (28.57%) SaaS
8 8 (28.57%) Radio Access Network
9 7 (25.00%) 4G
9 7 (25.00%) Netcool
10 6 (21.43%) Business Objects
11 5 (17.86%) SLA
11 5 (17.86%) Management Information System
12 4 (14.29%) ITIL
12 4 (14.29%) Problem Management
12 4 (14.29%) Big Data
13 3 (10.71%) Performance Management
13 3 (10.71%) Fault Management
13 3 (10.71%) Network Performance Management
13 3 (10.71%) Network Planning

GPRS
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing GPRS 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 GPRS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 9 (32.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (28.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (92.86%) GSM
2 16 (57.14%) LTE
3 15 (53.57%) UMTS
4 11 (39.29%) 2G
4 11 (39.29%) Wireless
4 11 (39.29%) 3G
5 8 (28.57%) Radio Access Network
6 7 (25.00%) 4G
7 1 (3.57%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.29%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 10 (35.71%) Subversion
General
1 12 (42.86%) Telecoms
2 8 (28.57%) Electronics
3 2 (7.14%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 10 (35.71%) Performance Manager
2 8 (28.57%) Software Engineer
2 8 (28.57%) Embedded C Engineer
2 8 (28.57%) C Software Engineer
2 8 (28.57%) Embedded C Software Engineer
2 8 (28.57%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 7 (25.00%) Network Manager
4 4 (14.29%) Service Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Firmware Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Firmware Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Service Performance Manager
6 1 (3.57%) IT Support
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Architect
6 1 (3.57%) OSS Architect
6 1 (3.57%) Service Operations Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Network Architect
6 1 (3.57%) IT Support Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Problem Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Network Architect
6 1 (3.57%) Incident Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.14%) Firmware
2 2 (7.14%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.57%) Windows 7
1 1 (3.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (35.71%) Software Engineering
2 8 (28.57%) Service Management
3 4 (14.29%) ITIL
3 4 (14.29%) Problem Management
4 3 (10.71%) Performance Management
4 3 (10.71%) Fault Management
4 3 (10.71%) Network Performance Management
4 3 (10.71%) Network Planning
4 3 (10.71%) Configuration Management
5 2 (7.14%) Change Management
5 2 (7.14%) OO
5 2 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.57%) Network Architecture
6 1 (3.57%) Incident Management
6 1 (3.57%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (3.57%) Network Design
6 1 (3.57%) PRINCE
6 1 (3.57%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (32.14%) SQL
2 8 (28.57%) C
2 8 (28.57%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 11 (39.29%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.86%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (25.00%) Netcool
2 2 (7.14%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 6 (21.43%) Business Objects
2 1 (3.57%) Cisco
2 1 (3.57%) Cramer