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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
3rd Generation Partnership Project (3GPP)
Rank 819 798 790
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -8
Permanent jobs citing 3GPP 58 63 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.054% 0.061% 0.075%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.30% 0.35% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 20 26 47
Average salary £56,000 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,250 £27,400 £29,100
10% offered a salary of more than £71,750 £57,500 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £58,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -5.26%
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
19169 18134 20938
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.92% 17.54% 20.14%
Number of salaries quoted 15403 14597 17315
Average salary £43,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 21 November 2014.

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 21 November 2014. 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 +7 35 £35,000 -22.22% 1
East of England -12 15 £60,000 +14.28% 2
London -34 7 £50,950 +27.37%
South West -28 1 - -
3GPP
UK

3GPP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 79 (70.54%) Telecoms
2 64 (57.14%) LTE
3 49 (43.75%) Wireless
4 35 (31.25%) GSM
4 35 (31.25%) Degree
5 32 (28.57%) GPRS
6 31 (27.68%) WCDMA
7 28 (25.00%) UMTS
7 28 (25.00%) Network Architecture
8 25 (22.32%) SS7
9 23 (20.54%) Linux
9 23 (20.54%) Marketing
10 22 (19.64%) Network Security
11 21 (18.75%) UNIX
11 21 (18.75%) Windows
11 21 (18.75%) Network Design
12 20 (17.86%) VoLTE
13 19 (16.96%) 3G
13 19 (16.96%) IPv6
14 18 (16.07%) Billing
15 17 (15.18%) Sybase
15 17 (15.18%) Radio Access Network
15 17 (15.18%) Computer Science
16 16 (14.29%) SWOT Analysis
16 16 (14.29%) Economics
16 16 (14.29%) 4G
16 16 (14.29%) Software-Defined Networking
17 15 (13.39%) Wi-Fi
17 15 (13.39%) MySQL
17 15 (13.39%) Huawei

3GPP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 6 (5.36%) Apache
2 3 (2.68%) OpenStack
3 2 (1.79%) Node.js
4 1 (0.89%) GlassFish
Applications
1 2 (1.79%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 64 (57.14%) LTE
2 49 (43.75%) Wireless
3 35 (31.25%) GSM
4 32 (28.57%) GPRS
5 31 (27.68%) WCDMA
6 28 (25.00%) UMTS
7 25 (22.32%) SS7
8 22 (19.64%) Network Security
9 20 (17.86%) VoLTE
10 19 (16.96%) 3G
10 19 (16.96%) IPv6
11 17 (15.18%) Radio Access Network
12 16 (14.29%) Software-Defined Networking
12 16 (14.29%) 4G
13 15 (13.39%) Wi-Fi
14 14 (12.50%) 2G
15 13 (11.61%) GGSN
15 13 (11.61%) SGSN
16 10 (8.93%) ATM
16 10 (8.93%) CDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (13.39%) MySQL
2 8 (7.14%) Oracle Database
3 6 (5.36%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (2.68%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.79%) Big Data
6 1 (0.89%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (1.79%) Bugzilla
2 1 (0.89%) Subversion
2 1 (0.89%) Maven
2 1 (0.89%) JIRA
2 1 (0.89%) Valgrind
2 1 (0.89%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.89%) TestLink
2 1 (0.89%) JUnit
2 1 (0.89%) Eclipse
General
1 79 (70.54%) Telecoms
2 23 (20.54%) Marketing
3 18 (16.07%) Billing
4 5 (4.46%) Multimedia
5 2 (1.79%) Finance
6 1 (0.89%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.89%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 25 (22.32%) Network Engineer
2 24 (21.43%) Architect
3 18 (16.07%) Support Engineer
4 16 (14.29%) Network Architect
4 16 (14.29%) Security Architect
4 16 (14.29%) Network Security Architect
5 11 (9.82%) Core Network Engineer
6 9 (8.04%) Wireless Engineer
7 8 (7.14%) Telecoms Engineer
8 7 (6.25%) Technical Engineer
8 7 (6.25%) Developer
8 7 (6.25%) Technical Support
8 7 (6.25%) Technical Support Engineer
8 7 (6.25%) Operations Engineer
8 7 (6.25%) Network Operations Engineer
8 7 (6.25%) CS Core Engineer
9 6 (5.36%) Telecoms Consultant
9 6 (5.36%) Sales Director
9 6 (5.36%) Consultant
9 6 (5.36%) Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.79%) CSS
1 2 (1.79%) Ajax
1 2 (1.79%) REST
2 1 (0.89%) Java EE
2 1 (0.89%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 17 (15.18%) Computer Science
2 16 (14.29%) Economics
3 6 (5.36%) Management Information System
3 6 (5.36%) Handset
3 6 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.57%) User Experience
5 3 (2.68%) Algorithms
5 3 (2.68%) Smartphone
6 2 (1.79%) Open Source
7 1 (0.89%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.89%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 23 (20.54%) Linux
2 21 (18.75%) UNIX
2 21 (18.75%) Windows
3 8 (7.14%) Solaris
3 8 (7.14%) Windows 2000
3 8 (7.14%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (25.00%) Network Architecture
2 21 (18.75%) Network Design
3 16 (14.29%) SWOT Analysis
4 11 (9.82%) Software Engineering
4 11 (9.82%) Network Management
5 10 (8.93%) Project Management
5 10 (8.93%) Business Development
6 6 (5.36%) Performance Management
6 6 (5.36%) Test Strategy
7 5 (4.46%) Use Case
7 5 (4.46%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (3.57%) Software Architecture
8 4 (3.57%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 4 (3.57%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (3.57%) Mobile Device Management
9 3 (2.68%) Signal Processing
9 3 (2.68%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (1.79%) Validation
10 2 (1.79%) OO
10 2 (1.79%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (10.71%) Java
2 7 (6.25%) C++
2 7 (6.25%) PHP
3 3 (2.68%) SQL
3 3 (2.68%) C
3 3 (2.68%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.79%) Perl
4 2 (1.79%) Python
4 2 (1.79%) Scala
5 1 (0.89%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.89%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 35 (31.25%) Degree
2 12 (10.71%) CCNP
2 12 (10.71%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (5.36%) JNCIE
3 6 (5.36%) CCIE
3 6 (5.36%) CCNA
3 6 (5.36%) CCDP
3 6 (5.36%) CISSP
4 3 (2.68%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (1.79%) ISEB
5 2 (1.79%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.89%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.89%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.68%) VMware ESXi
1 3 (2.68%) KVM
2 1 (0.89%) Firmware
2 1 (0.89%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.89%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (15.18%) Sybase
2 15 (13.39%) Huawei
3 14 (12.50%) Oracle
4 11 (9.82%) Microsoft
5 9 (8.04%) Ericsson
5 9 (8.04%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
6 6 (5.36%) Cisco
7 2 (1.79%) HP
7 2 (1.79%) MKS
8 1 (0.89%) Wind River
8 1 (0.89%) Tektronix
8 1 (0.89%) Dell
8 1 (0.89%) EMC
8 1 (0.89%) SGI
8 1 (0.89%) BT
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
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