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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
3rd Generation Partnership Project (3GPP)
Rank 879 897 877
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -20
Permanent jobs citing 3GPP 19 28 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.020% 0.028% 0.041%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.12% 0.15% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 14 11 33
Average salary £60,000 £43,500 £52,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.93% -16.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £35,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,750 £50,000 £92,500
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £43,500 £53,750
% change year-on-year
+37.93% -19.06%
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
16158 18274 17200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.11% 18.38% 17.58%
Number of salaries quoted 13568 14937 13560
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,300 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 9 February 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 9 February 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 +3 11 £60,000 +37.93% 1
London +8 4 £66,250 +48.04% 1
North West - 3 £50,000 -
South West - 1 £55,000 -
3GPP
UK

3GPP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 9 February 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 46 (64.79%) Telecoms
2 25 (35.21%) Degree
2 25 (35.21%) LTE
3 22 (30.99%) Linux
4 21 (29.58%) Cisco Certification
5 18 (25.35%) Network Design
6 17 (23.94%) Wireless
7 16 (22.54%) Billing
8 15 (21.13%) Cisco
8 15 (21.13%) CCNP
9 14 (19.72%) VoLTE
10 13 (18.31%) Migration
10 13 (18.31%) CCIE
10 13 (18.31%) 3G
10 13 (18.31%) C++
11 12 (16.90%) SAN
11 12 (16.90%) CDMA
11 12 (16.90%) WLAN
11 12 (16.90%) Data Centre
11 12 (16.90%) Diameter Protocol
12 11 (15.49%) MVNO
12 11 (15.49%) Web Services
12 11 (15.49%) 2G
13 9 (12.68%) Network Security
14 8 (11.27%) Use Case
14 8 (11.27%) Ubuntu
14 8 (11.27%) Debian
14 8 (11.27%) Fedora
14 8 (11.27%) Red Hat
14 8 (11.27%) CCNA

3GPP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 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 4 (5.63%) OpenStack
2 3 (4.23%) CloudStack
3 1 (1.41%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (5.63%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.23%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (4.23%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.82%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.45%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (35.21%) LTE
2 17 (23.94%) Wireless
3 14 (19.72%) VoLTE
4 13 (18.31%) 3G
5 12 (16.90%) CDMA
5 12 (16.90%) Diameter Protocol
5 12 (16.90%) SAN
5 12 (16.90%) WLAN
6 11 (15.49%) 2G
6 11 (15.49%) MVNO
7 9 (12.68%) Network Security
8 7 (9.86%) 4G
9 6 (8.45%) Firewall
9 6 (8.45%) INAP
9 6 (8.45%) M3UA
9 6 (8.45%) NFC
9 6 (8.45%) Radio Access Network
9 6 (8.45%) TCAP
9 6 (8.45%) UMTS
9 6 (8.45%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.45%) Data Mining
1 6 (8.45%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (8.45%) MySQL
1 6 (8.45%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (8.45%) CppUnit
2 1 (1.41%) Hudson
2 1 (1.41%) Subversion
General
1 46 (64.79%) Telecoms
2 16 (22.54%) Billing
3 5 (7.04%) Marketing
4 3 (4.23%) Legal
5 2 (2.82%) Electronics
6 1 (1.41%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 20 (28.17%) Architect
2 14 (19.72%) Network Engineer
3 8 (11.27%) Linux Engineer
3 8 (11.27%) Network Security Engineer
3 8 (11.27%) Security Engineer
4 7 (9.86%) C++ Developer
4 7 (9.86%) Developer
5 6 (8.45%) BSS Architect
5 6 (8.45%) OSS Architect
6 5 (7.04%) Chief Architect
6 5 (7.04%) Field Engineer
6 5 (7.04%) Lead Architect
6 5 (7.04%) Real Time Engineer
6 5 (7.04%) Technical Architect
6 5 (7.04%) Technical Leader
6 5 (7.04%) VoLTE Architect
7 4 (5.63%) Cisco Engineer
7 4 (5.63%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 4 (5.63%) Team Leader
7 4 (5.63%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (15.49%) Web Services
2 6 (8.45%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 6 (8.45%) POSIX
2 6 (8.45%) STL
3 5 (7.04%) Apache Camel
4 1 (1.41%) .NET
4 1 (1.41%) CSS
4 1 (1.41%) HTML
4 1 (1.41%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.90%) Data Centre
2 5 (7.04%) Computer Science
2 5 (7.04%) Mobile App
3 4 (5.63%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.63%) Handset
4 3 (4.23%) IPTV
4 3 (4.23%) Smartphone
4 3 (4.23%) Video on Demand
5 1 (1.41%) Cryptography
5 1 (1.41%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (1.41%) Java Card
5 1 (1.41%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.41%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (1.41%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 22 (30.99%) Linux
2 8 (11.27%) Debian
2 8 (11.27%) Fedora
2 8 (11.27%) Ubuntu
3 4 (5.63%) Unix
4 2 (2.82%) Windows
5 1 (1.41%) Windows 2000
5 1 (1.41%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (25.35%) Network Design
2 13 (18.31%) Migration
3 8 (11.27%) Use Case
4 7 (9.86%) Presales
4 7 (9.86%) Project Management
5 6 (8.45%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (8.45%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (8.45%) Configuration Management
5 6 (8.45%) CRM
5 6 (8.45%) eTOM
5 6 (8.45%) Fault Management
5 6 (8.45%) High Availability
5 6 (8.45%) Multithreading
5 6 (8.45%) Performance Management
6 5 (7.04%) BPMN
6 5 (7.04%) Enterprise Architecture
6 5 (7.04%) Mobile Application Development
6 5 (7.04%) Test Automation
6 5 (7.04%) Test Management
6 5 (7.04%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 13 (18.31%) C++
2 7 (9.86%) Java
3 6 (8.45%) C
4 5 (7.04%) Python
5 2 (2.82%) C#
5 2 (2.82%) Perl
6 1 (1.41%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.41%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 25 (35.21%) Degree
2 21 (29.58%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (21.13%) CCNP
4 13 (18.31%) CCIE
5 8 (11.27%) CCNA
6 5 (7.04%) SC Cleared
6 5 (7.04%) Security Cleared
7 4 (5.63%) PhD
8 1 (1.41%) CHFI
8 1 (1.41%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.41%) COBIT
1 1 (1.41%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.23%) KVM
1 3 (4.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.41%) Ansible
1 1 (1.41%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.41%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (21.13%) Cisco
2 8 (11.27%) Red Hat
3 6 (8.45%) Dialogic
3 6 (8.45%) Google
4 5 (7.04%) Anite
5 4 (5.63%) Microsoft
6 3 (4.23%) Intel
6 3 (4.23%) VMware
7 1 (1.41%) Sybase
7 1 (1.41%) Tieto
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago