The table below looks at the statistics for 3GPP skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 3GPP over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
3rd Generation Partnership Project (3GPP)
Rank 866 917 905
Rank change year-on-year
+51 -12
Permanent jobs citing 3GPP 43 27 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.044% 0.026% 0.059%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.25% 0.14% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 26 14 36
Average salary £60,000 £63,750 £51,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +23.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,400 £44,700 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £87,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
3GPP
UK

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

Communications & Networking Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
16865 19180 19439
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.44% 18.32% 17.43%
Number of salaries quoted 14122 15296 15456
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

3GPP
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

3GPP Jobs Demand Trend in England

3GPP
Salary Trend in England

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

3GPP Salary Trend in England

3GPP
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing 3GPP across the England region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

3GPP Salary Histogram in England

3GPP
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 3GPP within the England region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016. 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
South East +19 18 £50,000 +14.94% 2
London +21 15 £72,500 +7.40% 2
East of England +16 7 £50,000 -20.00% 1
South West - 3 £55,000 -
West Midlands - 1 £70,000 -
3GPP
UK

3GPP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the 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 47 (70.15%) Telecoms
2 32 (47.76%) Degree
3 22 (32.84%) VoLTE
4 21 (31.34%) LTE
4 21 (31.34%) GSM
4 21 (31.34%) UMTS
5 20 (29.85%) CDMA
6 19 (28.36%) GPRS
7 17 (25.37%) Presales
8 15 (22.39%) ISDN
8 15 (22.39%) ATM
8 15 (22.39%) Unix
8 15 (22.39%) PSTN
8 15 (22.39%) WCDMA
9 14 (20.90%) Microsoft
9 14 (20.90%) Windows
9 14 (20.90%) Windows NT
9 14 (20.90%) Sybase
9 14 (20.90%) Linux
9 14 (20.90%) Windows 2000
10 13 (19.40%) Billing
10 13 (19.40%) GGSN
10 13 (19.40%) SGSN
10 13 (19.40%) VoWiFi
11 12 (17.91%) High Availability
11 12 (17.91%) Project Management
11 12 (17.91%) Cisco Certification
12 11 (16.42%) 3G
12 11 (16.42%) Configuration Management
12 11 (16.42%) Network Design

3GPP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the 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 1 (1.49%) Apache
1 1 (1.49%) JBoss
1 1 (1.49%) Oracle Application Server
1 1 (1.49%) Tomcat
1 1 (1.49%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.97%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 22 (32.84%) VoLTE
2 21 (31.34%) GSM
2 21 (31.34%) LTE
2 21 (31.34%) UMTS
3 20 (29.85%) CDMA
4 19 (28.36%) GPRS
5 15 (22.39%) ATM
5 15 (22.39%) ISDN
5 15 (22.39%) PSTN
5 15 (22.39%) WCDMA
6 13 (19.40%) GGSN
6 13 (19.40%) SGSN
6 13 (19.40%) VoWiFi
7 11 (16.42%) 3G
8 10 (14.93%) 2G
8 10 (14.93%) 4G
8 10 (14.93%) Radio Access Network
9 9 (13.43%) DVB
10 8 (11.94%) TDMA
10 8 (11.94%) VSAT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.45%) MySQL
2 4 (5.97%) Oracle Database
3 3 (4.48%) Data Mining
3 3 (4.48%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.99%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (4.48%) CppUnit
2 1 (1.49%) Cucumber
2 1 (1.49%) Hudson
2 1 (1.49%) JMeter
2 1 (1.49%) Subversion
General
1 47 (70.15%) Telecoms
2 13 (19.40%) Billing
3 2 (2.99%) Marketing
4 1 (1.49%) Advertising
4 1 (1.49%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.49%) Avionics
4 1 (1.49%) Electronics
4 1 (1.49%) Finance
4 1 (1.49%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.49%) Military
Job Titles
1 23 (34.33%) Network Engineer
2 15 (22.39%) Core Network Engineer
3 11 (16.42%) Architect
4 8 (11.94%) Network Manager
4 8 (11.94%) Network Operations Manager
4 8 (11.94%) VoLTE Engineer
5 6 (8.96%) Linux Engineer
5 6 (8.96%) Network Security Engineer
5 6 (8.96%) Security Engineer
5 6 (8.96%) Support Engineer
6 5 (7.46%) Consultant
6 5 (7.46%) Telecoms Engineer
7 4 (5.97%) BSS Architect
7 4 (5.97%) Chief Architect
7 4 (5.97%) Support Consultant
7 4 (5.97%) Team Leader
7 4 (5.97%) Telecoms Consultant
7 4 (5.97%) Telecoms Support Engineer
7 4 (5.97%) Test Leader
8 3 (4.48%) Field Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.45%) Web Services
2 5 (7.46%) SOAP
3 4 (5.97%) Apache Camel
4 2 (2.99%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 2 (2.99%) POSIX
4 2 (2.99%) STL
5 1 (1.49%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (1.49%) Apache CXF
5 1 (1.49%) Apache Wicket
5 1 (1.49%) OpenID
5 1 (1.49%) RESTful
5 1 (1.49%) SAML
5 1 (1.49%) Spring
5 1 (1.49%) Spring Integration
5 1 (1.49%) Spring MVC
5 1 (1.49%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.43%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (8.96%) Data Centre
3 4 (5.97%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.48%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.99%) Algorithms
5 2 (2.99%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.99%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.49%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 15 (22.39%) Unix
2 14 (20.90%) Linux
2 14 (20.90%) Windows
2 14 (20.90%) Windows 2000
2 14 (20.90%) Windows NT
3 6 (8.96%) Debian
3 6 (8.96%) Fedora
3 6 (8.96%) Ubuntu
4 4 (5.97%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (25.37%) Presales
2 12 (17.91%) High Availability
2 12 (17.91%) Project Management
3 11 (16.42%) Configuration Management
3 11 (16.42%) Network Design
4 9 (13.43%) Requirements Management
5 8 (11.94%) Capacity Management
6 6 (8.96%) Migration
6 6 (8.96%) Service Delivery
6 6 (8.96%) UML
7 5 (7.46%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (5.97%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (5.97%) Defect Management
8 4 (5.97%) Enterprise Architecture
8 4 (5.97%) eTOM
8 4 (5.97%) Mentoring
8 4 (5.97%) Test Planning
8 4 (5.97%) TOGAF
8 4 (5.97%) Use Case
8 4 (5.97%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 7 (10.45%) C++
2 5 (7.46%) C
2 5 (7.46%) Java
3 1 (1.49%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.49%) Embedded C
3 1 (1.49%) MATLAB
3 1 (1.49%) Python
3 1 (1.49%) SQL
3 1 (1.49%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 32 (47.76%) Degree
2 12 (17.91%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (10.45%) CCNP
4 6 (8.96%) CCIE
5 4 (5.97%) CCNA
5 4 (5.97%) ISEB
5 4 (5.97%) ISTQB
5 4 (5.97%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (5.97%) SC Cleared
5 4 (5.97%) Security Cleared
6 2 (2.99%) PhD
System Software
1 1 (1.49%) Firmware
1 1 (1.49%) KVM
1 1 (1.49%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 14 (20.90%) Microsoft
1 14 (20.90%) Sybase
2 9 (13.43%) Cisco
2 9 (13.43%) Huawei
3 6 (8.96%) Red Hat
4 5 (7.46%) Oracle
5 4 (5.97%) HP
6 3 (4.48%) Anite
6 3 (4.48%) Google
7 2 (2.99%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 2 (2.99%) Dialogic
7 2 (2.99%) Ericsson
7 2 (2.99%) Nokia
8 1 (1.49%) SAP
8 1 (1.49%) Tieto
8 1 (1.49%) VMware
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