The table below looks at the statistics for GPRS 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 GPRS over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
General Packet Radio Service (GPRS)
Rank 254 270 236
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -34
Permanent jobs citing GPRS 4 15 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.052% 0.18% 0.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.25% 0.84% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 24
Average salary £21,000 £40,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-47.50% +12.67%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £40,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-18.75% +45.45%
GPRS
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 East of England region.

Communications & Networking Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1583 1776 1830
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 20.55% 20.73% 21.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1204 1382 1500
Average salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

GPRS
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

GPRS Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

GPRS
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

GPRS Salary Trend in the East of England

GPRS
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 GPRS within the East of England region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015. 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
Suffolk - 4 £21,000 - 3
GPRS
England

GPRS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 6 (75.00%) Electronics
2 2 (25.00%) UNIX
2 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (12.50%) CRM
3 1 (12.50%) Broadband
3 1 (12.50%) CDMA
3 1 (12.50%) GSM
3 1 (12.50%) ISDN
3 1 (12.50%) Ethernet
3 1 (12.50%) PPP
3 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 1 (12.50%) VPN
3 1 (12.50%) SSL
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) Embedded C
3 1 (12.50%) Embedded C++
3 1 (12.50%) CCIE
3 1 (12.50%) CCNP
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (12.50%) Juniper
3 1 (12.50%) CA
3 1 (12.50%) Internet
3 1 (12.50%) Extranet
3 1 (12.50%) 3G
3 1 (12.50%) 802.11
3 1 (12.50%) MPLS
3 1 (12.50%) OSPF
3 1 (12.50%) BGP
3 1 (12.50%) EIGRP

GPRS
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Broadband
1 1 (12.50%) CDMA
1 1 (12.50%) GSM
1 1 (12.50%) ISDN
1 1 (12.50%) Ethernet
1 1 (12.50%) PPP
1 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
1 1 (12.50%) VPN
1 1 (12.50%) SSL
1 1 (12.50%) Internet
1 1 (12.50%) Extranet
1 1 (12.50%) 3G
1 1 (12.50%) 802.11
1 1 (12.50%) MPLS
1 1 (12.50%) OSPF
1 1 (12.50%) BGP
1 1 (12.50%) EIGRP
1 1 (12.50%) RTP
1 1 (12.50%) SS7
1 1 (12.50%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) MySQL
General
1 6 (75.00%) Electronics
2 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Field Service Engineer
1 6 (75.00%) Field Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Design Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) IP Network Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Network Design Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Network Design Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) IP Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Senior IP Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) PKI
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) UNIX
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) CRM
1 1 (12.50%) Network Design
1 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
1 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
1 1 (12.50%) Multithreading
1 1 (12.50%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Embedded C
1 1 (12.50%) Embedded C++
1 1 (12.50%) C
1 1 (12.50%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) CCIE
1 1 (12.50%) CCNP
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (12.50%) JNCIP
1 1 (12.50%) JNCIE
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco
1 1 (12.50%) Juniper
1 1 (12.50%) CA
1 1 (12.50%) F5
Ipswich
Real Staffing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Ipswich
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Ipswich
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + Healthcare, Pension , 26 Days Holiday
Posted: 7 days ago