The table below looks at the statistics for GPRS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GPRS 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
General Packet Radio Service (GPRS)
Rank - - 132
Permanent jobs citing GPRS 0 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire - - 0.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Average salary - - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £50,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-28.00% +47.05%
GPRS
North 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 Cheshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
298 264 330
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 15.25% 16.70% 15.64%
Number of salaries quoted 234 203 292
Average salary £35,000 £49,750 £34,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.64% +43.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,350 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £63,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

GPRS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

GPRS Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

GPRS
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

GPRS Salary Trend in Cheshire