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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
General Packet Radio Service (GPRS)
Rank 248 208 251
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +43
Permanent jobs citing GPRS 4 35 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.055% 0.53% 0.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.27% 2.61% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 4 16 13
Average salary £30,500 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-39.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £40,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,450 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +12.50%
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
1466 1340 1747
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 20.14% 20.43% 20.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1160 996 1437
Average salary £44,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GPRS across the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

GPRS Salary Histogram 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 30 January 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 - 2 £21,000 - 1
Cambridgeshire -11 1 £40,000 -23.80% 2
Hertfordshire -27 1 £63,500 +41.11% 1
GPRS
England

GPRS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 8 (66.67%) GSM
2 6 (50.00%) LTE
3 5 (41.67%) 4G
3 5 (41.67%) Radio Access Network
3 5 (41.67%) Broadband
4 4 (33.33%) LAN
4 4 (33.33%) UMTS
4 4 (33.33%) WLAN
5 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 3 (25.00%) Electronics
5 3 (25.00%) C
5 3 (25.00%) C++
6 2 (16.67%) UNIX
6 2 (16.67%) Linux
6 2 (16.67%) OO
6 2 (16.67%) Project Management
6 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
6 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (16.67%) TDD
6 2 (16.67%) Wireless
6 2 (16.67%) Marketing
6 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
6 2 (16.67%) ZigBee
6 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (8.33%) DMVPN
7 1 (8.33%) Embedded Software Development
7 1 (8.33%) HSRP
7 1 (8.33%) Multicast
7 1 (8.33%) Algorithms
7 1 (8.33%) Junos

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 8 (66.67%) GSM
2 6 (50.00%) LTE
3 5 (41.67%) 4G
3 5 (41.67%) Radio Access Network
3 5 (41.67%) Broadband
4 4 (33.33%) LAN
4 4 (33.33%) UMTS
4 4 (33.33%) WLAN
5 2 (16.67%) Wireless
5 2 (16.67%) ZigBee
6 1 (8.33%) DMVPN
6 1 (8.33%) HSRP
6 1 (8.33%) Multicast
6 1 (8.33%) Junos
6 1 (8.33%) xDSL
6 1 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (8.33%) HSPA
6 1 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (8.33%) Cisco PIX
6 1 (8.33%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) MySQL
General
1 3 (25.00%) Electronics
2 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) Senior Support Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) RAN Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) Senior RAN Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Field Service Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Field Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Software Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Principal Software Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Principal Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Design Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) IP Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior IP Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) IP Network Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Network Design Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Network Design Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Design Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (8.33%) Algorithms
2 1 (8.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) UNIX
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (16.67%) OO
2 2 (16.67%) Project Management
2 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (16.67%) TDD
2 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (8.33%) Embedded Software Development
3 1 (8.33%) Signal Processing
3 1 (8.33%) Multithreading
3 1 (8.33%) Time Management
3 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
3 1 (8.33%) Network Design
3 1 (8.33%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) C
1 3 (25.00%) C++
2 1 (8.33%) Embedded C
2 1 (8.33%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
1 1 (8.33%) JNCIP
1 1 (8.33%) JNCIE
1 1 (8.33%) CCIE
1 1 (8.33%) CCNP
1 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) F5
1 1 (8.33%) Cisco
1 1 (8.33%) Juniper
1 1 (8.33%) CA
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