The first table below looks at the demand for GGSN skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GGSN over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Gateway GPRS Support Node (GGSN)
Rank 861 839 870
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +31
Permanent jobs citing GGSN 20 16 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.018% 0.016% 0.011%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.10% 0.085% 0.060%
Number of salaries quoted 0 14 8
Average salary - £50,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.69%
UK excluding London average salary - £48,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +24.67%
Communications & Networking Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
19301 18727 19936
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.64% 18.40% 17.90%
Number of salaries quoted 15591 15151 16681
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
GGSN
UK

GGSN
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

GGSN Jobs Demand Trend in England

GGSN
Salary Trend in England

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

GGSN Salary Trend in England

GGSN
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GGSN within the England region over the 3 months to 28 July 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 +14 11 - - 1
London -55 9 - -
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UK

GGSN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing GGSN 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 GGSN.

1 41 (93.18%) SGSN
2 29 (65.91%) Telecoms
3 22 (50.00%) 3G
3 22 (50.00%) LTE
4 18 (40.91%) Broadband
4 18 (40.91%) UMTS
5 17 (38.64%) 3GPP
6 16 (36.36%) WCDMA
6 16 (36.36%) GPRS
6 16 (36.36%) GSM
6 16 (36.36%) Wireless
7 11 (25.00%) Marketing
7 11 (25.00%) CCNP
7 11 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
7 11 (25.00%) Network Architecture
8 10 (22.73%) Smart Meter
8 10 (22.73%) CCNA
9 9 (20.45%) Multimedia
9 9 (20.45%) Software Testing
9 9 (20.45%) Smartphone
9 9 (20.45%) Internet
9 9 (20.45%) Validation
10 5 (11.36%) Huawei
11 4 (9.09%) Ericsson
11 4 (9.09%) Cisco
12 3 (6.82%) Juniper
12 3 (6.82%) Firewall
12 3 (6.82%) Performance Management
12 3 (6.82%) 4G
13 2 (4.55%) MGW

GGSN
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing GGSN 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 GGSN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 41 (93.18%) SGSN
2 22 (50.00%) 3G
2 22 (50.00%) LTE
3 18 (40.91%) Broadband
3 18 (40.91%) UMTS
4 17 (38.64%) 3GPP
5 16 (36.36%) WCDMA
5 16 (36.36%) GPRS
5 16 (36.36%) GSM
5 16 (36.36%) Wireless
6 9 (20.45%) Internet
7 3 (6.82%) Firewall
7 3 (6.82%) 4G
8 2 (4.55%) MGW
8 2 (4.55%) Wireshark
8 2 (4.55%) DNS
9 1 (2.27%) DHCP
9 1 (2.27%) VPN
9 1 (2.27%) WAN
9 1 (2.27%) CDMA
General
1 29 (65.91%) Telecoms
2 11 (25.00%) Marketing
3 9 (20.45%) Multimedia
4 2 (4.55%) Advertising
5 1 (2.27%) Back Office
5 1 (2.27%) Billing
Job Titles
1 16 (36.36%) Network Engineer
2 11 (25.00%) Core Network Engineer
3 9 (20.45%) Tester
3 9 (20.45%) Test Manager
3 9 (20.45%) Support Engineer
3 9 (20.45%) Design Engineer
3 9 (20.45%) Lead Tester
3 9 (20.45%) Senior Design Engineer
4 4 (9.09%) Network Support
4 4 (9.09%) Network Support Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Technical Support
5 3 (6.82%) Technical Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Technical Support Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Test Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Integration Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Test and Integration Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Senior Integration Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Senior Test Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.27%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.73%) Smart Meter
2 9 (20.45%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.27%) UNIX
1 1 (2.27%) Windows
1 1 (2.27%) Windows 2000
1 1 (2.27%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (25.00%) Network Architecture
2 9 (20.45%) Software Testing
2 9 (20.45%) Validation
3 3 (6.82%) Performance Management
4 2 (4.55%) Migration
5 1 (2.27%) Configuration Management
5 1 (2.27%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.27%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.27%) Perl
Qualifications
1 11 (25.00%) CCNP
1 11 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (22.73%) CCNA
3 1 (2.27%) CCIE
3 1 (2.27%) CCIP
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (11.36%) Huawei
2 4 (9.09%) Ericsson
2 4 (9.09%) Cisco
3 3 (6.82%) Juniper
4 1 (2.27%) Sybase
4 1 (2.27%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.27%) Agilent
4 1 (2.27%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
EE
Salary: Competitive+benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
EE
Salary: Competitive+benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Slough
Telefonica
Salary: Competitive Salary & Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago