The table below looks at the statistics for 3GPP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 3GPP over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
3rd Generation Partnership Project (3GPP)
Rank 123 136 151
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +15
Permanent jobs citing 3GPP 11 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.45% 0.090% 0.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.14% 0.39% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 11 2 8
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £48,350
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +8.58%
3GPP
East of England

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

Communications & Networking Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
514 518 559
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 21.13% 23.27% 18.49%
Number of salaries quoted 404 435 442
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

3GPP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

3GPP Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

3GPP
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

3GPP Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

3GPP
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing 3GPP across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

3GPP Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

3GPP
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 3GPP within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 23 September 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
Cambridge +4 10 £47,500 -
3GPP
East of England

3GPP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 19 (86.36%) Linux
2 17 (77.27%) Telecoms
2 17 (77.27%) LTE
3 15 (68.18%) Degree
3 15 (68.18%) Java
4 14 (63.64%) MySQL
4 14 (63.64%) SS7
4 14 (63.64%) Billing
4 14 (63.64%) VoLTE
5 13 (59.09%) Oracle Database
5 13 (59.09%) Solaris
5 13 (59.09%) Oracle
6 6 (27.27%) 3G
6 6 (27.27%) 2G
7 5 (22.73%) UNIX
8 4 (18.18%) Radio Access Network
9 3 (13.64%) Bugzilla
9 3 (13.64%) Handset
9 3 (13.64%) DHCP
9 3 (13.64%) MKS
9 3 (13.64%) C++
10 2 (9.09%) C
10 2 (9.09%) Perl
10 2 (9.09%) PHP
10 2 (9.09%) TCP/IP
10 2 (9.09%) RTP
10 2 (9.09%) Validation
10 2 (9.09%) RANAP
10 2 (9.09%) Wireshark
10 2 (9.09%) Bash Shell

3GPP
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.55%) GlassFish
Communications & Networking
1 17 (77.27%) LTE
2 14 (63.64%) VoLTE
2 14 (63.64%) SS7
3 6 (27.27%) 2G
3 6 (27.27%) 3G
4 4 (18.18%) Radio Access Network
5 3 (13.64%) DHCP
6 2 (9.09%) TCP/IP
6 2 (9.09%) RTP
6 2 (9.09%) RANAP
6 2 (9.09%) Wireshark
7 1 (4.55%) GGSN
7 1 (4.55%) SGSN
7 1 (4.55%) RNC
7 1 (4.55%) ATM
7 1 (4.55%) GSM
7 1 (4.55%) WCDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (63.64%) MySQL
2 13 (59.09%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Bugzilla
2 1 (4.55%) Subversion
2 1 (4.55%) Maven
2 1 (4.55%) Valgrind
2 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.55%) JUnit
2 1 (4.55%) Eclipse
General
1 17 (77.27%) Telecoms
2 14 (63.64%) Billing
3 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (77.27%) Support Engineer
2 13 (59.09%) Telecoms Engineer
3 6 (27.27%) Consultant
3 6 (27.27%) Telecoms Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Professional Services Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Network Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Systems Support
4 2 (9.09%) Technical Support
4 2 (9.09%) Technical Support Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Technical Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Systems Support Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Core Network Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Automation Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Test Automation Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) RF Design Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Graduate
5 1 (4.55%) RF Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Test Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) Middleware
1 1 (4.55%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 19 (86.36%) Linux
2 13 (59.09%) Solaris
3 5 (22.73%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (9.09%) Validation
1 2 (9.09%) Data Management
2 1 (4.55%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (4.55%) Fault Management
2 1 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (4.55%) Manual Testing
2 1 (4.55%) Test Automation
2 1 (4.55%) Test Strategy
2 1 (4.55%) Automation Testing
2 1 (4.55%) UML
2 1 (4.55%) OO
2 1 (4.55%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 15 (68.18%) Java
2 3 (13.64%) C++
3 2 (9.09%) C
3 2 (9.09%) Bash Shell
3 2 (9.09%) Perl
3 2 (9.09%) PHP
4 1 (4.55%) Python
Qualifications
1 15 (68.18%) Degree
Vendors
1 13 (59.09%) Oracle
2 3 (13.64%) MKS
3 2 (9.09%) Wind River
4 1 (4.55%) Tektronix
4 1 (4.55%) EMC