The table below looks at the statistics for GPRS skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GPRS over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
General Packet Radio Service (GPRS)
Rank 838 896 862
Rank change year-on-year
+58 -34
Permanent jobs citing GPRS 25 39 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.030% 0.039% 0.083%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.17% 0.23% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 17 31 49
Median salary £37,500 £44,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.77% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,800
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £62,500 £50,200
UK excluding London median salary £28,500 £41,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-31.32% +18.57%
GPRS
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
14518 16668 19402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.24% 16.72% 18.20%
Number of salaries quoted 11870 13898 15696
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,400 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

GPRS
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing GPRS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

GPRS Jobs Demand Trend in England

GPRS
Salary Trend in England

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

GPRS Salary Trend in England

GPRS
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GPRS across the England region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

GPRS Salary Histogram in England

GPRS
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GPRS within the England region over the 3 months to 8 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +59 8 £27,500 -31.25% 3
London +39 7 £37,500 -34.78% 2
North West - 6 £32,500 - 2
East of England +3 3 £28,500 -54.40%
Yorkshire +19 1 £37,000 -10.84% 1
GPRS
UK

GPRS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, IT jobs citing GPRS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for GPRS.

1 32 (50.79%) Ethernet
2 31 (49.21%) Electronics
3 29 (46.03%) 3G
4 26 (41.27%) Windows
5 24 (38.10%) Degree
6 19 (30.16%) Wi-Fi
7 18 (28.57%) C++
8 17 (26.98%) GSM
8 17 (26.98%) Wireless
9 16 (25.40%) Bluetooth
10 15 (23.81%) ADSL
10 15 (23.81%) C#
11 14 (22.22%) VoIP
11 14 (22.22%) Validation
12 13 (20.63%) Military
12 13 (20.63%) Windows CE
12 13 (20.63%) ISO 9001
12 13 (20.63%) SSL
12 13 (20.63%) CCNA
12 13 (20.63%) Cisco Certification
12 13 (20.63%) VC++
12 13 (20.63%) System Testing
13 12 (19.05%) CCNP
13 12 (19.05%) SLA
13 12 (19.05%) Cisco
13 12 (19.05%) VPN
13 12 (19.05%) Firmware
13 12 (19.05%) Management Information System
14 11 (17.46%) CheckPoint
14 11 (17.46%) MPLS

GPRS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.17%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (3.17%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.59%) MS Office
2 1 (1.59%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (7.94%) Infor M3
Communications & Networking
1 32 (50.79%) Ethernet
2 29 (46.03%) 3G
3 19 (30.16%) Wi-Fi
4 17 (26.98%) GSM
4 17 (26.98%) Wireless
5 16 (25.40%) Bluetooth
6 15 (23.81%) ADSL
7 14 (22.22%) VoIP
8 13 (20.63%) SSL
9 12 (19.05%) VPN
10 11 (17.46%) MPLS
11 9 (14.29%) 802.11
11 9 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
11 9 (14.29%) DSL
11 9 (14.29%) SDH
12 8 (12.70%) Firewall
12 8 (12.70%) TCP/IP
12 8 (12.70%) UMTS
13 7 (11.11%) WAN
14 6 (9.52%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.17%) SQL Server
1 2 (3.17%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.59%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (1.59%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (1.59%) GIS
2 1 (1.59%) MS Access
2 1 (1.59%) OLAP
2 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 31 (49.21%) Electronics
2 13 (20.63%) Military
3 9 (14.29%) Games
4 7 (11.11%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.17%) Billing
5 2 (3.17%) Marketing
6 1 (1.59%) Automotive
6 1 (1.59%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 17 (26.98%) Design Engineer
2 12 (19.05%) Development Engineer
3 11 (17.46%) Network Engineer
4 10 (15.87%) Automation Engineer
4 10 (15.87%) Field Engineer
5 9 (14.29%) Field Service Engineer
6 7 (11.11%) Analyst
6 7 (11.11%) Hardware Engineer
7 6 (9.52%) Electronics Engineer
7 6 (9.52%) Embedded Engineer
8 5 (7.94%) Electronics Design Engineer
8 5 (7.94%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 5 (7.94%) Hardware Design Engineer
8 5 (7.94%) Senior Network Engineer
8 5 (7.94%) Software Engineer
8 5 (7.94%) Support Analyst
9 4 (6.35%) Presales Engineer
10 2 (3.17%) Firmware Engineer
10 2 (3.17%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
10 2 (3.17%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (14.29%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.59%) .NET
2 1 (1.59%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.59%) Ajax
2 1 (1.59%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.59%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (1.59%) CSS
2 1 (1.59%) Google Maps API
2 1 (1.59%) HTML
2 1 (1.59%) HTML5
2 1 (1.59%) Java ME
2 1 (1.59%) jQuery
2 1 (1.59%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 12 (19.05%) Management Information System
2 5 (7.94%) CPLD
2 5 (7.94%) Data Centre
2 5 (7.94%) Embedded Systems
2 5 (7.94%) Telematics
3 4 (6.35%) Internet of Things
4 3 (4.76%) CAN bus
4 3 (4.76%) User Experience
5 2 (3.17%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.59%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.59%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.59%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 26 (41.27%) Windows
2 13 (20.63%) Windows CE
3 10 (15.87%) Windows Server
3 10 (15.87%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (15.87%) Windows Vista
4 7 (11.11%) Linux
5 1 (1.59%) Android
5 1 (1.59%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.59%) Solaris
5 1 (1.59%) Windows Phone
5 1 (1.59%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (22.22%) Validation
2 13 (20.63%) System Testing
3 11 (17.46%) Service Delivery
4 6 (9.52%) Software Engineering
5 5 (7.94%) Network Architecture
5 5 (7.94%) Network Planning
5 5 (7.94%) Schematic Capture
6 4 (6.35%) Network Monitoring
6 4 (6.35%) Presales
7 3 (4.76%) ITIL
7 3 (4.76%) Performance Testing
8 2 (3.17%) Change Management
8 2 (3.17%) Configuration Management
8 2 (3.17%) Information Security
8 2 (3.17%) Kalman Filter
8 2 (3.17%) QMS
8 2 (3.17%) Translating Business Requirements
9 1 (1.59%) Performance Monitoring
9 1 (1.59%) SDLC
9 1 (1.59%) Service Desk Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (28.57%) C++
2 15 (23.81%) C#
3 13 (20.63%) VC++
4 8 (12.70%) C
5 5 (7.94%) Embedded C
5 5 (7.94%) Python
6 4 (6.35%) Perl
7 3 (4.76%) Bash Shell
8 2 (3.17%) Embedded C++
8 2 (3.17%) SQL
9 1 (1.59%) Java
9 1 (1.59%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.59%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.59%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (38.10%) Degree
2 13 (20.63%) CCNA
2 13 (20.63%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (19.05%) CCNP
4 9 (14.29%) CCSA
5 5 (7.94%) CCSP
5 5 (7.94%) MCSA
5 5 (7.94%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (6.35%) CCNP Voice
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (20.63%) ISO 9001
2 12 (19.05%) SLA
3 2 (3.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (19.05%) Firmware
2 2 (3.17%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (19.05%) Cisco
2 11 (17.46%) CheckPoint
3 9 (14.29%) Juniper
4 6 (9.52%) EMC
5 5 (7.94%) Nokia
6 4 (6.35%) F5
6 4 (6.35%) HP
7 2 (3.17%) Microsoft
7 2 (3.17%) Nortel
7 2 (3.17%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.59%) Atmel
8 1 (1.59%) Google
8 1 (1.59%) Mapinfo
8 1 (1.59%) Mitel
8 1 (1.59%) Oracle
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