The table below looks at the statistics 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 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Gateway GPRS Support Node (GGSN)
Rank 871 904 857
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -47
Permanent jobs citing GGSN 6 16 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.006% 0.014% 0.014%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.034% 0.083% 0.071%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 6
Average salary - £45,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -18.18%
UK excluding London average salary - £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.26%
GGSN
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
17734 19363 19759
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.66% 17.36% 19.44%
Number of salaries quoted 14345 15532 16102
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
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 £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 3 June 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
South East +14 6 - - 1
GGSN
UK

GGSN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, 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 16 (80.00%) SGSN
2 13 (65.00%) Telecoms
3 12 (60.00%) Wireless
4 10 (50.00%) GSM
4 10 (50.00%) 3GPP
5 9 (45.00%) GPRS
6 8 (40.00%) WCDMA
7 7 (35.00%) UMTS
8 6 (30.00%) 3G
8 6 (30.00%) Marketing
9 5 (25.00%) LTE
9 5 (25.00%) MGW
9 5 (25.00%) Huawei
9 5 (25.00%) UNIX
9 5 (25.00%) Windows
9 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
9 5 (25.00%) Diameter Protocol
10 4 (20.00%) VPN
10 4 (20.00%) Sybase
10 4 (20.00%) Linux
10 4 (20.00%) ATM
10 4 (20.00%) CDMA
10 4 (20.00%) Firewall
10 4 (20.00%) 2.5G
10 4 (20.00%) SIGTRAN
10 4 (20.00%) VLAN
10 4 (20.00%) Wireshark
11 3 (15.00%) Service Delivery
11 3 (15.00%) MPLS
11 3 (15.00%) Windows NT

GGSN
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, 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.

Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 16 (80.00%) SGSN
2 12 (60.00%) Wireless
3 10 (50.00%) GSM
3 10 (50.00%) 3GPP
4 9 (45.00%) GPRS
5 8 (40.00%) WCDMA
6 7 (35.00%) UMTS
7 6 (30.00%) 3G
8 5 (25.00%) LTE
8 5 (25.00%) MGW
8 5 (25.00%) Diameter Protocol
9 4 (20.00%) Wireshark
9 4 (20.00%) SIGTRAN
9 4 (20.00%) 2.5G
9 4 (20.00%) VLAN
9 4 (20.00%) Firewall
9 4 (20.00%) VPN
9 4 (20.00%) CDMA
9 4 (20.00%) ATM
10 3 (15.00%) ISDN
General
1 13 (65.00%) Telecoms
2 6 (30.00%) Marketing
3 1 (5.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Support Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Technical Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Technical Support Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Technical Support
4 2 (10.00%) Test Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Risk Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Design Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Escalation Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) CS Core Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Network Specialist
5 1 (5.00%) Core Network Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Test Leader
5 1 (5.00%) Network Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Test Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) XMPP
2 1 (5.00%) HTML
2 1 (5.00%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) UNIX
1 5 (25.00%) Windows
2 4 (20.00%) Linux
3 3 (15.00%) Windows 2000
3 3 (15.00%) Windows NT
4 2 (10.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (10.00%) Security Management
2 2 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (10.00%) Integration Testing
2 2 (10.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (10.00%) Network Architecture
2 2 (10.00%) Information Security
2 2 (10.00%) Ethical Hacking
2 2 (10.00%) Mobile Commerce
3 1 (5.00%) Network Design
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco ICM Scripting
3 1 (5.00%) Supplier Management
3 1 (5.00%) WFM
3 1 (5.00%) Workforce Management Optimization
3 1 (5.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (5.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (5.00%) Stress Testing
3 1 (5.00%) Validation
3 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) C
1 3 (15.00%) Perl
2 2 (10.00%) Java
2 2 (10.00%) Python
3 1 (5.00%) SQL
3 1 (5.00%) VBScript
3 1 (5.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) CCIP
1 1 (5.00%) CCNA
1 1 (5.00%) CCDA
1 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (5.00%) Network+ Certification
1 1 (5.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (5.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (10.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (5.00%) Iperf
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (25.00%) Huawei
2 4 (20.00%) Sybase
3 3 (15.00%) Cisco
4 2 (10.00%) Ericsson
4 2 (10.00%) Mitel
4 2 (10.00%) NetHawk
4 2 (10.00%) Panasonic
5 1 (5.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 1 (5.00%) Nokia
5 1 (5.00%) Radware
5 1 (5.00%) IBM
5 1 (5.00%) Juniper
5 1 (5.00%) Empirix
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 16 days ago