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 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
General Packet Radio Service (GPRS)
UK / England
Rank 792 870 851
Rank change year-on-year
+78 -19
Permanent jobs citing GPRS 34 35 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.043% 0.038% 0.080%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.26% 0.23% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 19 21 51
Median salary £37,000 £41,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.84% +12.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £62,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £41,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-10.84% +18.57%

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
13256 15424 17870
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.81% 16.80% 18.28%
Number of salaries quoted 10828 12925 14570
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
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 16 January 2017.

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 16 January 2017. 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 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
North West - 14 £23,750 - 1
London +73 9 £40,000 -30.43% 1
Yorkshire +20 7 £37,000 -10.84% 1
South East +51 2 - - 2
East of England +19 2 £27,500 -56.00%
GPRS
UK

GPRS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 33 (53.23%) Ethernet
2 26 (41.94%) Firmware
3 24 (38.71%) GSM
4 22 (35.48%) Electronics
5 21 (33.87%) Wireless
6 19 (30.65%) TCP/IP
7 18 (29.03%) C
8 17 (27.42%) C++
9 16 (25.81%) 3G
9 16 (25.81%) Software Engineering
10 13 (20.97%) Internet
10 13 (20.97%) Windows
10 13 (20.97%) ADSL
10 13 (20.97%) Telematics
11 12 (19.35%) Degree
11 12 (19.35%) Internet of Things
11 12 (19.35%) Linux
12 11 (17.74%) Bluetooth
12 11 (17.74%) Embedded C
12 11 (17.74%) CCNA
12 11 (17.74%) Cisco Certification
13 10 (16.13%) Firewall
13 10 (16.13%) CCNP
13 10 (16.13%) VPN
13 10 (16.13%) Cisco
14 9 (14.52%) SLA
14 9 (14.52%) Management Information System
14 9 (14.52%) MPLS
14 9 (14.52%) CheckPoint
15 8 (12.90%) Service Delivery

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 (3.23%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (3.23%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.61%) MS Office
2 1 (1.61%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (8.06%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 33 (53.23%) Ethernet
2 24 (38.71%) GSM
3 21 (33.87%) Wireless
4 19 (30.65%) TCP/IP
5 16 (25.81%) 3G
6 13 (20.97%) ADSL
6 13 (20.97%) Internet
7 11 (17.74%) Bluetooth
8 10 (16.13%) Firewall
8 10 (16.13%) VPN
9 9 (14.52%) MPLS
10 8 (12.90%) UMTS
10 8 (12.90%) Wi-Fi
11 7 (11.29%) 802.11
11 7 (11.29%) Cisco ASA
11 7 (11.29%) DSL
11 7 (11.29%) SDH
11 7 (11.29%) ZigBee
12 6 (9.68%) 2G
12 6 (9.68%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.23%) SQL Server
1 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.61%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (1.61%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (1.61%) GIS
2 1 (1.61%) MS Access
2 1 (1.61%) OLAP
2 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 22 (35.48%) Electronics
2 7 (11.29%) Games
2 7 (11.29%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.23%) Billing
3 2 (3.23%) Marketing
3 2 (3.23%) Military
4 1 (1.61%) Automotive
4 1 (1.61%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 16 (25.81%) Embedded Engineer
2 15 (24.19%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 15 (24.19%) Software Engineer
3 11 (17.74%) Hardware Engineer
4 9 (14.52%) Network Engineer
5 7 (11.29%) Analyst
5 7 (11.29%) Automation Engineer
5 7 (11.29%) Design Engineer
5 7 (11.29%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
5 7 (11.29%) Field Engineer
5 7 (11.29%) Firmware Engineer
6 6 (9.68%) Electronics Engineer
6 6 (9.68%) Field Service Engineer
6 6 (9.68%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
6 6 (9.68%) Senior Software Engineer
7 5 (8.06%) Electronics Design Engineer
7 5 (8.06%) Hardware Design Engineer
7 5 (8.06%) Support Analyst
8 4 (6.45%) Presales Engineer
9 2 (3.23%) Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.29%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.61%) .NET
2 1 (1.61%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.61%) Ajax
2 1 (1.61%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.61%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (1.61%) CSS
2 1 (1.61%) Google Maps API
2 1 (1.61%) HTML
2 1 (1.61%) HTML5
2 1 (1.61%) Java ME
2 1 (1.61%) jQuery
2 1 (1.61%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 13 (20.97%) Telematics
2 12 (19.35%) Internet of Things
3 9 (14.52%) Management Information System
4 7 (11.29%) CAN bus
4 7 (11.29%) Data Centre
5 5 (8.06%) CPLD
5 5 (8.06%) Embedded Systems
6 3 (4.84%) User Experience
7 2 (3.23%) Client/Server
7 2 (3.23%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.61%) Blackberry
8 1 (1.61%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 13 (20.97%) Windows
2 12 (19.35%) Linux
3 7 (11.29%) Windows Server
3 7 (11.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (11.29%) Windows Vista
4 3 (4.84%) Windows CE
5 2 (3.23%) Android
5 2 (3.23%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.61%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (1.61%) Solaris
6 1 (1.61%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (1.61%) Windows Phone
6 1 (1.61%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (25.81%) Software Engineering
2 8 (12.90%) Service Delivery
3 7 (11.29%) SDLC
4 6 (9.68%) Kalman Filter
4 6 (9.68%) Network Monitoring
4 6 (9.68%) QMS
5 5 (8.06%) Schematic Capture
6 4 (6.45%) Presales
6 4 (6.45%) Validation
7 3 (4.84%) ITIL
7 3 (4.84%) Performance Testing
7 3 (4.84%) System Testing
8 2 (3.23%) Change Management
8 2 (3.23%) Configuration Management
8 2 (3.23%) Information Security
8 2 (3.23%) Translating Business Requirements
9 1 (1.61%) Data Analysis
9 1 (1.61%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (1.61%) MVC
9 1 (1.61%) Network Planning
Programming Languages
1 18 (29.03%) C
2 17 (27.42%) C++
3 11 (17.74%) Embedded C
4 7 (11.29%) Embedded C++
5 5 (8.06%) Python
6 4 (6.45%) C#
6 4 (6.45%) Perl
7 3 (4.84%) Bash Shell
8 2 (3.23%) SQL
8 2 (3.23%) VC++
9 1 (1.61%) Java
9 1 (1.61%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.61%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.61%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (19.35%) Degree
2 11 (17.74%) CCNA
2 11 (17.74%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (16.13%) CCNP
4 7 (11.29%) CCSA
5 6 (9.68%) CCNP Voice
6 1 (1.61%) CCSP
6 1 (1.61%) MCSA
6 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (14.52%) SLA
2 2 (3.23%) ISO 9001
2 2 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 26 (41.94%) Firmware
2 2 (3.23%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (16.13%) Cisco
2 9 (14.52%) CheckPoint
3 7 (11.29%) Juniper
4 6 (9.68%) Atmel
4 6 (9.68%) EMC
4 6 (9.68%) F5
4 6 (9.68%) HP
5 2 (3.23%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.23%) Nortel
5 2 (3.23%) SolarWinds
6 1 (1.61%) Apple
6 1 (1.61%) Google
6 1 (1.61%) Mapinfo
6 1 (1.61%) Mitel
6 1 (1.61%) Nokia
6 1 (1.61%) Oracle
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