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

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
3rd Generation Partnership Project (3GPP)
Rank 848 847 805
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -42
Permanent jobs citing 3GPP 23 43 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.022% 0.039% 0.049%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.13% 0.22% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 16 37 36
Average salary £62,250 £57,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.26% +9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £44,800 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £80,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £54,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -8.25%
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
17311 19472 18888
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.90% 17.77% 18.54%
Number of salaries quoted 14311 15680 15275
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 29 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 29 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
(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
London +32 19 £65,000 -7.14%
East of England -18 2 £45,000 -5.26%
South East +14 1 £45,000 -35.71% 1
3GPP
UK

3GPP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 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 (74.00%) Wireless
2 34 (68.00%) LTE
3 26 (52.00%) WCDMA
4 25 (50.00%) GSM
5 24 (48.00%) Handset
6 22 (44.00%) Telecoms
7 18 (36.00%) Project Management
8 12 (24.00%) 3G
9 10 (20.00%) C++
10 9 (18.00%) UMTS
11 8 (16.00%) C
11 8 (16.00%) GPRS
11 8 (16.00%) Degree
12 7 (14.00%) GGSN
12 7 (14.00%) SGSN
12 7 (14.00%) Programme Management
13 5 (10.00%) Marketing
13 5 (10.00%) Bluetooth
14 4 (8.00%) Python
14 4 (8.00%) MATLAB
14 4 (8.00%) Project Planning
14 4 (8.00%) 2G
14 4 (8.00%) Multimedia
14 4 (8.00%) Diameter Protocol
15 3 (6.00%) Algorithms
15 3 (6.00%) Huawei
15 3 (6.00%) Smartphone
15 3 (6.00%) HSPA
15 3 (6.00%) Digital Signal Processing
15 3 (6.00%) Signal Processing

3GPP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 (2.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 37 (74.00%) Wireless
2 34 (68.00%) LTE
3 26 (52.00%) WCDMA
4 25 (50.00%) GSM
5 12 (24.00%) 3G
6 9 (18.00%) UMTS
7 8 (16.00%) GPRS
8 7 (14.00%) GGSN
8 7 (14.00%) SGSN
9 5 (10.00%) Bluetooth
10 4 (8.00%) 2G
10 4 (8.00%) Diameter Protocol
11 3 (6.00%) 4G
11 3 (6.00%) TCAP
11 3 (6.00%) ISUP
11 3 (6.00%) HSPA
11 3 (6.00%) INAP
11 3 (6.00%) Ethernet
12 2 (4.00%) DHCP
12 2 (4.00%) CDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (4.00%) ClearCase
1 2 (4.00%) ClearQuest
2 1 (2.00%) JIRA
General
1 22 (44.00%) Telecoms
2 5 (10.00%) Marketing
3 4 (8.00%) Multimedia
4 1 (2.00%) Electronics
4 1 (2.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (34.00%) Technical Manager
2 12 (24.00%) Technical Account Manager
2 12 (24.00%) Account Manager
3 6 (12.00%) Research Engineer
4 5 (10.00%) Senior Manager
4 5 (10.00%) Support Engineer
4 5 (10.00%) Senior Technical Manager
5 4 (8.00%) Test Coordinator
5 4 (8.00%) Coordinator
5 4 (8.00%) Architect
6 3 (6.00%) Product Development Manager
6 3 (6.00%) Wireless Architect
6 3 (6.00%) Development Manager
6 3 (6.00%) Test Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) Product Manager
7 2 (4.00%) Test Development Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) Development Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) Technical Support Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) Technical Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.00%) .NET
1 1 (2.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 24 (48.00%) Handset
2 3 (6.00%) Smartphone
2 3 (6.00%) Algorithms
3 2 (4.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.00%) UNIX
1 3 (6.00%) Windows
2 2 (4.00%) Linux
2 2 (4.00%) Windows 2000
2 2 (4.00%) Windows NT
3 1 (2.00%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (36.00%) Project Management
2 7 (14.00%) Programme Management
3 4 (8.00%) Project Planning
4 3 (6.00%) Digital Signal Processing
4 3 (6.00%) Signal Processing
5 2 (4.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (4.00%) SDLC
5 2 (4.00%) Validation
5 2 (4.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (2.00%) Configuration Management
6 1 (2.00%) Regression Testing
6 1 (2.00%) Migration
6 1 (2.00%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.00%) Use Case
6 1 (2.00%) Integration Testing
6 1 (2.00%) Test Management
6 1 (2.00%) Test Scripting
6 1 (2.00%) Multithreading
6 1 (2.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (20.00%) C++
2 8 (16.00%) C
3 4 (8.00%) Python
3 4 (8.00%) MATLAB
4 2 (4.00%) TTCN
4 2 (4.00%) C#
4 2 (4.00%) Java
4 2 (4.00%) Perl
5 1 (2.00%) SQL
5 1 (2.00%) Embedded C
5 1 (2.00%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 8 (16.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.00%) PhD
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) Iperf
Vendors
1 3 (6.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (6.00%) Huawei
2 2 (4.00%) Sybase
3 1 (2.00%) Cisco
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle
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