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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
3rd Generation Partnership Project (3GPP)
Rank 847 860 821
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -39
Permanent jobs citing 3GPP 31 41 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.030% 0.037% 0.033%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.18% 0.21% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 21 32 24
Average salary £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% -
90% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £42,700 £43,250
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £87,500 £59,250
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £47,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+15.78% -13.63%
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
17659 19346 19336
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.11% 17.53% 19.02%
Number of salaries quoted 14453 15586 15775
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 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 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
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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
London +32 23 £67,500 -3.57% 1
South East +9 4 £45,000 - 1
East of England -9 4 £55,000 +15.78%
3GPP
UK

3GPP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 37 (72.55%) Wireless
2 34 (66.67%) LTE
3 26 (50.98%) WCDMA
4 24 (47.06%) GSM
4 24 (47.06%) Handset
5 23 (45.10%) Telecoms
6 18 (35.29%) Project Management
7 13 (25.49%) 3G
8 10 (19.61%) C++
9 9 (17.65%) C
10 8 (15.69%) GPRS
10 8 (15.69%) UMTS
11 7 (13.73%) Degree
11 7 (13.73%) GGSN
11 7 (13.73%) SGSN
11 7 (13.73%) Programme Management
12 5 (9.80%) Marketing
12 5 (9.80%) Python
12 5 (9.80%) Bluetooth
13 4 (7.84%) UNIX
13 4 (7.84%) ISUP
13 4 (7.84%) Project Planning
13 4 (7.84%) Software Engineering
13 4 (7.84%) MATLAB
13 4 (7.84%) 2G
13 4 (7.84%) Multimedia
13 4 (7.84%) 4G
13 4 (7.84%) Diameter Protocol
14 3 (5.88%) Digital Signal Processing
14 3 (5.88%) Signal Processing

3GPP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 (1.96%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.96%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 37 (72.55%) Wireless
2 34 (66.67%) LTE
3 26 (50.98%) WCDMA
4 24 (47.06%) GSM
5 13 (25.49%) 3G
6 8 (15.69%) UMTS
6 8 (15.69%) GPRS
7 7 (13.73%) GGSN
7 7 (13.73%) SGSN
8 5 (9.80%) Bluetooth
9 4 (7.84%) 2G
9 4 (7.84%) ISUP
9 4 (7.84%) 4G
9 4 (7.84%) Diameter Protocol
10 3 (5.88%) MGW
10 3 (5.88%) INAP
10 3 (5.88%) Megaco
10 3 (5.88%) TCAP
10 3 (5.88%) CDMA
10 3 (5.88%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.96%) MySQL
1 1 (1.96%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (3.92%) ClearCase
1 2 (3.92%) ClearQuest
2 1 (1.96%) JIRA
General
1 23 (45.10%) Telecoms
2 5 (9.80%) Marketing
3 4 (7.84%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.96%) Finance
4 1 (1.96%) Back Office
4 1 (1.96%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 17 (33.33%) Technical Manager
2 12 (23.53%) Account Manager
2 12 (23.53%) Technical Account Manager
3 6 (11.76%) Research Engineer
4 5 (9.80%) Senior Technical Manager
4 5 (9.80%) Senior Manager
4 5 (9.80%) Support Engineer
5 4 (7.84%) Test Coordinator
5 4 (7.84%) Test Engineer
5 4 (7.84%) Coordinator
5 4 (7.84%) Architect
6 3 (5.88%) Technical Support
6 3 (5.88%) Development Manager
6 3 (5.88%) Technical Support Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) Technical Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) Product Development Manager
6 3 (5.88%) Wireless Architect
6 3 (5.88%) Product Manager
7 2 (3.92%) Development Engineer
7 2 (3.92%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.96%) HTML
1 1 (1.96%) .NET
1 1 (1.96%) CSS
1 1 (1.96%) XML
1 1 (1.96%) DOM
1 1 (1.96%) Ajax
1 1 (1.96%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 24 (47.06%) Handset
2 3 (5.88%) Smartphone
2 3 (5.88%) Algorithms
3 1 (1.96%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.96%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.84%) UNIX
2 3 (5.88%) Windows
2 3 (5.88%) Linux
2 3 (5.88%) Windows 2000
2 3 (5.88%) Windows NT
3 1 (1.96%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (35.29%) Project Management
2 7 (13.73%) Programme Management
3 4 (7.84%) Software Engineering
3 4 (7.84%) Project Planning
4 3 (5.88%) Service Delivery
4 3 (5.88%) Digital Signal Processing
4 3 (5.88%) Signal Processing
5 2 (3.92%) SDLC
5 2 (3.92%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (3.92%) Validation
6 1 (1.96%) Migration
6 1 (1.96%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (1.96%) Configuration Management
6 1 (1.96%) Regression Testing
6 1 (1.96%) Use Case
6 1 (1.96%) Integration Testing
6 1 (1.96%) Test Management
6 1 (1.96%) Test Scripting
6 1 (1.96%) Multithreading
6 1 (1.96%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (19.61%) C++
2 9 (17.65%) C
3 5 (9.80%) Python
4 4 (7.84%) MATLAB
5 2 (3.92%) TTCN
5 2 (3.92%) C#
5 2 (3.92%) Java
5 2 (3.92%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.92%) Perl
6 1 (1.96%) SQL
6 1 (1.96%) Embedded C
6 1 (1.96%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 7 (13.73%) Degree
2 1 (1.96%) PhD
Systems Management
1 1 (1.96%) Iperf
Vendors
1 3 (5.88%) Sybase
1 3 (5.88%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.92%) Huawei
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle
3 1 (1.96%) Perforce
3 1 (1.96%) Cisco
Reading
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Posted: 9 days ago
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