The table below looks at the statistics for 3GPP skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 3GPP over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
3rd Generation Partnership Project (3GPP)
Rank 318 315 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs citing 3GPP 8 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.066% 0.041% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.40% 0.27% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 0
Average salary £82,500 £52,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+57.14% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £54,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +20.00%
3GPP
London

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

Communications & Networking Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1997 1881 2155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 16.58% 15.52% 16.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1681 1663 1922
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

3GPP
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

3GPP Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

3GPP
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

3GPP Salary Trend in the City of London

3GPP
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing 3GPP across the City of London region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

3GPP Salary Histogram in the City of London

3GPP
Top 21 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 13 (92.86%) Telecoms
1 13 (92.86%) LTE
2 12 (85.71%) VoLTE
3 11 (78.57%) Degree
4 9 (64.29%) Billing
4 9 (64.29%) Business Development
5 2 (14.29%) Multimedia
5 2 (14.29%) Network Design
5 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
5 2 (14.29%) Use Case
5 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (14.29%) Handset
5 2 (14.29%) GSM
5 2 (14.29%) 3G
5 2 (14.29%) RTP
5 2 (14.29%) Software Architecture
5 2 (14.29%) Network Management
5 2 (14.29%) 4G
5 2 (14.29%) Test Strategy
5 2 (14.29%) Radio Access Network
6 1 (7.14%) BT

3GPP
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 13 (92.86%) LTE
2 12 (85.71%) VoLTE
3 2 (14.29%) GSM
3 2 (14.29%) 3G
3 2 (14.29%) RTP
3 2 (14.29%) 4G
3 2 (14.29%) Radio Access Network
General
1 13 (92.86%) Telecoms
2 9 (64.29%) Billing
3 2 (14.29%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Sales Director
2 2 (14.29%) RAN Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Systems Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Voice Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Voice Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Handset
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Business Development
2 2 (14.29%) Network Design
2 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
2 2 (14.29%) Use Case
2 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (14.29%) Software Architecture
2 2 (14.29%) Network Management
2 2 (14.29%) Test Strategy
Qualifications
1 11 (78.57%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) BT