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 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
General Packet Radio Service (GPRS)
Rank 848 884 872
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -12
Permanent jobs citing GPRS 34 53 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.038% 0.052% 0.088%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.23% 0.31% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 33 39 73
Median salary £35,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,300 £27,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £31,500 £45,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +25.00%
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
15004 17112 19663
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.91% 16.70% 18.43%
Number of salaries quoted 12408 14316 15589
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 +35 20 £28,000 -37.77% 2
Yorkshire +32 5 £18,500 -32.72%
East Midlands +12 5 £35,000 -26.31%
London +42 3 £55,000 -8.33%
North East - 1 £45,000 -
GPRS
UK

GPRS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 36 (57.14%) 3G
2 34 (53.97%) Electronics
3 30 (47.62%) Ethernet
4 28 (44.44%) Windows
4 28 (44.44%) Degree
5 16 (25.40%) Validation
5 16 (25.40%) Wi-Fi
5 16 (25.40%) ADSL
5 16 (25.40%) SSL
6 15 (23.81%) ISO 9001
6 15 (23.81%) VoIP
6 15 (23.81%) Bluetooth
6 15 (23.81%) GSM
6 15 (23.81%) VC++
6 15 (23.81%) C#
6 15 (23.81%) C++
6 15 (23.81%) Military
6 15 (23.81%) Windows CE
6 15 (23.81%) System Testing
7 14 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
8 13 (20.63%) UMTS
8 13 (20.63%) Telecoms
9 12 (19.05%) Nokia
9 12 (19.05%) CheckPoint
9 12 (19.05%) MPLS
9 12 (19.05%) VPN
9 12 (19.05%) WAN
9 12 (19.05%) Cisco
10 11 (17.46%) CCNA
10 11 (17.46%) Wireless

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
2 1 (1.59%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (1.59%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (7.94%) Infor M3
Communications & Networking
1 36 (57.14%) 3G
2 30 (47.62%) Ethernet
3 16 (25.40%) ADSL
3 16 (25.40%) SSL
3 16 (25.40%) Wi-Fi
4 15 (23.81%) Bluetooth
4 15 (23.81%) GSM
4 15 (23.81%) VoIP
5 13 (20.63%) UMTS
6 12 (19.05%) MPLS
6 12 (19.05%) VPN
6 12 (19.05%) WAN
7 11 (17.46%) Wireless
8 10 (15.87%) 2G
8 10 (15.87%) 802.11
8 10 (15.87%) Cisco PIX
8 10 (15.87%) DSL
8 10 (15.87%) LAN
8 10 (15.87%) SDH
8 10 (15.87%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.17%) SQL Server
1 2 (3.17%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.59%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (1.59%) MS Access
2 1 (1.59%) OLAP
2 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (3.17%) eggPlant
2 1 (1.59%) Git (software)
General
1 34 (53.97%) Electronics
2 15 (23.81%) Military
3 13 (20.63%) Telecoms
4 10 (15.87%) Games
5 4 (6.35%) Automotive
5 4 (6.35%) Billing
6 2 (3.17%) Advertising
6 2 (3.17%) Back Office
6 2 (3.17%) Retail
7 1 (1.59%) Marketing
7 1 (1.59%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 21 (33.33%) Design Engineer
2 14 (22.22%) Development Engineer
3 11 (17.46%) Network Engineer
4 8 (12.70%) Automation Engineer
4 8 (12.70%) Field Engineer
4 8 (12.70%) Field Service Engineer
5 7 (11.11%) Analyst
5 7 (11.11%) Electronics Design Engineer
5 7 (11.11%) Electronics Engineer
5 7 (11.11%) Senior Network Engineer
6 6 (9.52%) Support Analyst
7 5 (7.94%) Hardware Design Engineer
7 5 (7.94%) Hardware Engineer
8 4 (6.35%) Architect
8 4 (6.35%) Network Manager
9 3 (4.76%) Core Network Engineer
9 3 (4.76%) Integration Engineer
9 3 (4.76%) Test and Integration Engineer
9 3 (4.76%) Test Engineer
10 2 (3.17%) Lead Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (15.87%) 802.1X
2 5 (7.94%) HTML
2 5 (7.94%) XML
3 1 (1.59%) CSS
3 1 (1.59%) Doctrine
3 1 (1.59%) jQuery
3 1 (1.59%) JSON
3 1 (1.59%) OAuth
3 1 (1.59%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (1.59%) REST
3 1 (1.59%) SOAP
3 1 (1.59%) Symfony
3 1 (1.59%) Twig
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.87%) Management Information System
2 5 (7.94%) CPLD
2 5 (7.94%) Embedded Systems
3 4 (6.35%) Algorithms
3 4 (6.35%) Machine to Machine
3 4 (6.35%) Web 2.0
4 2 (3.17%) Client/Server
4 2 (3.17%) EPoS
5 1 (1.59%) Telematics
5 1 (1.59%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 28 (44.44%) Windows
2 15 (23.81%) Windows CE
3 8 (12.70%) Windows Server
3 8 (12.70%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (12.70%) Windows Vista
4 3 (4.76%) Unix
4 3 (4.76%) Windows 2000
4 3 (4.76%) Windows NT
5 2 (3.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (25.40%) Validation
2 15 (23.81%) System Testing
3 11 (17.46%) Service Delivery
4 10 (15.87%) Network Architecture
5 7 (11.11%) Network Planning
6 5 (7.94%) Schematic Capture
7 4 (6.35%) Network Design
7 4 (6.35%) Performance Management
7 4 (6.35%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (4.76%) ITIL
8 3 (4.76%) Network Management
8 3 (4.76%) Presales
8 3 (4.76%) PRINCE2
8 3 (4.76%) Project Management
9 2 (3.17%) Change Management
9 2 (3.17%) Configuration Management
9 2 (3.17%) Defect Management
9 2 (3.17%) Demand Management
9 2 (3.17%) Integration Acceptance Testing
9 2 (3.17%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 15 (23.81%) C#
1 15 (23.81%) C++
1 15 (23.81%) VC++
2 5 (7.94%) C
3 4 (6.35%) SQL
4 2 (3.17%) Embedded C
5 1 (1.59%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.59%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.59%) Perl
5 1 (1.59%) PHP
5 1 (1.59%) PHP 5
5 1 (1.59%) Python
5 1 (1.59%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (44.44%) Degree
2 14 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (17.46%) CCNA
4 10 (15.87%) CCNP
4 10 (15.87%) CCSA
4 10 (15.87%) CCSP
4 10 (15.87%) MCSA
4 10 (15.87%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (4.76%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (23.81%) ISO 9001
2 10 (15.87%) SLA
3 2 (3.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (7.94%) Firmware
2 2 (3.17%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (19.05%) CheckPoint
1 12 (19.05%) Cisco
1 12 (19.05%) Nokia
2 10 (15.87%) Juniper
3 7 (11.11%) EMC
4 4 (6.35%) Microsoft
5 3 (4.76%) Huawei
5 3 (4.76%) Sybase
6 2 (3.17%) Nortel
6 2 (3.17%) SolarWinds
7 1 (1.59%) Mapinfo
7 1 (1.59%) Mitel
7 1 (1.59%) Nokia Networks
7 1 (1.59%) Oracle
Slough, Berkshire
Nanotek Limited
Salary: From £250 to £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
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Salary: £0 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford
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Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago