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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Gateway GPRS Support Node (GGSN)
Rank 846 867 842
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -25
Permanent jobs citing GGSN 15 19 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.015% 0.018% 0.022%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.086% 0.097% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 11 3 16
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £48,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +9.37%
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
17361 19676 18035
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.81% 18.15% 17.89%
Number of salaries quoted 14501 15652 14656
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £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% -

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
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GGSN across the England region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

GGSN Salary Histogram 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 2 September 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 -17 8 £50,000 -6.97%
London +6 6 £60,000 - 1
GGSN
UK

GGSN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 (76.19%) SGSN
2 12 (57.14%) GPRS
3 11 (52.38%) Huawei
4 9 (42.86%) UNIX
4 9 (42.86%) Diameter Protocol
5 8 (38.10%) Solaris
5 8 (38.10%) Linux
6 7 (33.33%) Telecoms
6 7 (33.33%) Ericsson
7 6 (28.57%) Nokia
7 6 (28.57%) 3G
7 6 (28.57%) GSM
7 6 (28.57%) DNS
7 6 (28.57%) 4G
7 6 (28.57%) MVNO
8 5 (23.81%) WAP
8 5 (23.81%) 2G
8 5 (23.81%) Shell Script
8 5 (23.81%) Wireless
9 4 (19.05%) Remedy
9 4 (19.05%) WCDMA
9 4 (19.05%) Broadband
9 4 (19.05%) 3GPP
9 4 (19.05%) UMTS
9 4 (19.05%) HPUX
10 3 (14.29%) MGW
10 3 (14.29%) Wireshark
10 3 (14.29%) SS7
11 2 (9.52%) Firewall
11 2 (9.52%) Validation

GGSN
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

Communications & Networking
1 16 (76.19%) SGSN
2 12 (57.14%) GPRS
3 9 (42.86%) Diameter Protocol
4 6 (28.57%) MVNO
4 6 (28.57%) 4G
4 6 (28.57%) GSM
4 6 (28.57%) DNS
4 6 (28.57%) 3G
5 5 (23.81%) Wireless
5 5 (23.81%) 2G
6 4 (19.05%) Broadband
6 4 (19.05%) 3GPP
6 4 (19.05%) UMTS
6 4 (19.05%) WCDMA
7 3 (14.29%) SS7
7 3 (14.29%) Wireshark
7 3 (14.29%) MGW
8 2 (9.52%) Firewall
8 2 (9.52%) SIGTRAN
8 2 (9.52%) ATM
General
1 7 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 2 (9.52%) Electronics
2 2 (9.52%) Marketing
3 1 (4.76%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 5 (23.81%) Test Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) IP Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Technical Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Technical Tester
4 2 (9.52%) Tester
4 2 (9.52%) Network Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Support Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Support
5 1 (4.76%) Integration Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Core Network Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Escalation Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) CS Core Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) WAP
2 1 (4.76%) MAPI
2 1 (4.76%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (42.86%) UNIX
2 8 (38.10%) Solaris
2 8 (38.10%) Linux
3 4 (19.05%) HPUX
4 1 (4.76%) Windows
4 1 (4.76%) Windows 2000
4 1 (4.76%) Windows NT
4 1 (4.76%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (9.52%) Validation
1 2 (9.52%) Test Planning
2 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
2 1 (4.76%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 5 (23.81%) Shell Script
2 1 (4.76%) C
2 1 (4.76%) C++
2 1 (4.76%) Perl
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (52.38%) Huawei
2 7 (33.33%) Ericsson
3 6 (28.57%) Nokia
4 4 (19.05%) Remedy
5 1 (4.76%) Sybase
5 1 (4.76%) Cisco
5 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
5 1 (4.76%) HP
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