The first table below looks at the demand for 3GPP skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 3GPP over the 3 months to 17 April 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 East of England region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
3rd Generation Partnership Project (3GPP)
Rank 260 230 190
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -40
Permanent jobs citing 3GPP 22 31 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.25% 0.36% 0.98%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.23% 1.66% 5.11%
Number of salaries quoted 19 11 58
Average salary £50,000 £62,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +38.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £39,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Communications & Networking Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1783 1873 1799
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 20.61% 21.89% 19.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1384 1527 1431
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
3GPP
England

3GPP
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

3GPP Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

3GPP
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

3GPP Salary Trend in the East of England

3GPP
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing 3GPP across the East of England region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

3GPP Salary Histogram in the East of England

3GPP
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 3GPP within the East of England region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire -8 9 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Hertfordshire +14 7 £50,000 -
Bedfordshire -15 6 £40,000 -38.46%
3GPP
England

3GPP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 29 (76.32%) Telecoms
2 28 (73.68%) LTE
3 22 (57.89%) Degree
4 20 (52.63%) Billing
5 19 (50.00%) Linux
5 19 (50.00%) VoLTE
6 15 (39.47%) MySQL
6 15 (39.47%) Oracle
7 14 (36.84%) Java
8 8 (21.05%) 2G
8 8 (21.05%) C++
8 8 (21.05%) 3G
9 7 (18.42%) SS7
9 7 (18.42%) Perl
9 7 (18.42%) OO
9 7 (18.42%) OOD
9 7 (18.42%) Solaris
9 7 (18.42%) Oracle Database
9 7 (18.42%) Business Development
10 6 (15.79%) 4G
10 6 (15.79%) Radio Access Network
10 6 (15.79%) Wireless
10 6 (15.79%) XML
11 5 (13.16%) DHCP
11 5 (13.16%) SLA
11 5 (13.16%) Network Management
12 4 (10.53%) Bugzilla
12 4 (10.53%) MKS
12 4 (10.53%) UMTS
12 4 (10.53%) Project Management

3GPP
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 3 (7.89%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 28 (73.68%) LTE
2 19 (50.00%) VoLTE
3 8 (21.05%) 2G
3 8 (21.05%) 3G
4 7 (18.42%) SS7
5 6 (15.79%) Wireless
5 6 (15.79%) 4G
5 6 (15.79%) Radio Access Network
6 5 (13.16%) DHCP
7 4 (10.53%) UMTS
8 3 (7.89%) WLAN
8 3 (7.89%) GPRS
8 3 (7.89%) GSM
8 3 (7.89%) TCP/IP
8 3 (7.89%) Internet
8 3 (7.89%) RTP
8 3 (7.89%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (7.89%) Intrusion Detection
9 2 (5.26%) SCTP
9 2 (5.26%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (39.47%) MySQL
2 7 (18.42%) Oracle Database
3 3 (7.89%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (10.53%) Bugzilla
2 3 (7.89%) ClearQuest
3 1 (2.63%) JUnit
3 1 (2.63%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.63%) Subversion
3 1 (2.63%) Maven
3 1 (2.63%) Valgrind
3 1 (2.63%) Redmine
3 1 (2.63%) Jenkins
General
1 29 (76.32%) Telecoms
2 20 (52.63%) Billing
3 2 (5.26%) Marketing
3 2 (5.26%) Finance
4 1 (2.63%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 10 (26.32%) Support Engineer
2 7 (18.42%) Telecoms Engineer
2 7 (18.42%) Sales Director
3 6 (15.79%) Software Development Engineer
3 6 (15.79%) Development Engineer
3 6 (15.79%) Senior Development Engineer
3 6 (15.79%) Senior Software Development Engineer
3 6 (15.79%) Senior Software Engineer
3 6 (15.79%) Software Engineer
4 5 (13.16%) Technical Support
5 4 (10.53%) Network Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Test Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Professional Services Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Wireless Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Designer
7 2 (5.26%) Senior Designer
7 2 (5.26%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Architect
7 2 (5.26%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.79%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.89%) Handset
1 3 (7.89%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.26%) PKI
3 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 19 (50.00%) Linux
2 7 (18.42%) Solaris
3 3 (7.89%) UNIX
4 1 (2.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (18.42%) OO
1 7 (18.42%) OOD
1 7 (18.42%) Business Development
2 5 (13.16%) Network Management
3 4 (10.53%) Project Management
4 3 (7.89%) Software Engineering
4 3 (7.89%) Software Testing
4 3 (7.89%) Requirements Analysis
4 3 (7.89%) Network Architecture
5 2 (5.26%) Product Management
5 2 (5.26%) Load Balancing
5 2 (5.26%) Data Management
6 1 (2.63%) Network Design
6 1 (2.63%) Validation
6 1 (2.63%) Migration
6 1 (2.63%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (2.63%) Performance Management
6 1 (2.63%) Test Automation
6 1 (2.63%) UML
Programming Languages
1 14 (36.84%) Java
2 8 (21.05%) C++
3 7 (18.42%) Perl
4 3 (7.89%) PHP
4 3 (7.89%) C
5 1 (2.63%) Python
Qualifications
1 22 (57.89%) Degree
2 3 (7.89%) CCNP
2 3 (7.89%) CCNA
2 3 (7.89%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.16%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (7.89%) VMware ESXi
1 3 (7.89%) KVM
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (39.47%) Oracle
2 4 (10.53%) MKS
3 3 (7.89%) Cisco
4 1 (2.63%) Agilent
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