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 27 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
General Packet Radio Service (GPRS)
Rank 869 903 922
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +19
Permanent jobs citing GPRS 30 34 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.033% 0.033% 0.059%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.19% 0.19% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 27 19 53
Median salary £52,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,000 £60,822
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
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
15801 17735 19909
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.15% 17.38% 17.63%
Number of salaries quoted 13270 14518 16004
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £65,000 £67,500
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 27 June 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 27 June 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 +54 17 £45,000 +57.89% 1
London +34 8 £56,250 +50.00%
South West +11 3 £42,500 -
West Midlands - 2 £37,500 -
GPRS
UK

GPRS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 53 (51.46%) 3G
2 46 (44.66%) GSM
3 45 (43.69%) Degree
4 43 (41.75%) Telecoms
5 33 (32.04%) UMTS
6 32 (31.07%) Cisco
6 32 (31.07%) Windows
7 29 (28.16%) MPLS
8 28 (27.18%) Cisco Certification
8 28 (27.18%) Ethernet
8 28 (27.18%) VPN
9 27 (26.21%) ISDN
9 27 (26.21%) DSL
10 26 (25.24%) Electronics
10 26 (25.24%) Cisco PIX
10 26 (25.24%) Cisco ASA
10 26 (25.24%) Cisco Nexus
11 25 (24.27%) Wireless
12 24 (23.30%) LTE
12 24 (23.30%) VoIP
13 23 (22.33%) PSTN
13 23 (22.33%) WCDMA
13 23 (22.33%) Nokia
14 21 (20.39%) Firewall
14 21 (20.39%) CCNP
15 20 (19.42%) 3GPP
15 20 (19.42%) Wi-Fi
16 19 (18.45%) CCNA
16 19 (18.45%) SSL
17 18 (17.48%) CDMA

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 (1.94%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (2.91%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.97%) AutoCAD
2 1 (0.97%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 53 (51.46%) 3G
2 46 (44.66%) GSM
3 33 (32.04%) UMTS
4 29 (28.16%) MPLS
5 28 (27.18%) Ethernet
5 28 (27.18%) VPN
6 27 (26.21%) DSL
6 27 (26.21%) ISDN
7 26 (25.24%) Cisco ASA
7 26 (25.24%) Cisco Nexus
7 26 (25.24%) Cisco PIX
8 25 (24.27%) Wireless
9 24 (23.30%) LTE
9 24 (23.30%) VoIP
10 23 (22.33%) PSTN
10 23 (22.33%) WCDMA
11 21 (20.39%) Firewall
12 20 (19.42%) 3GPP
12 20 (19.42%) Wi-Fi
13 19 (18.45%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.74%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.80%) Oracle Database
3 6 (5.83%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (5.83%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.94%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.97%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.97%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.97%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 3 (2.91%) eggPlant
2 2 (1.94%) Git (software)
General
1 43 (41.75%) Telecoms
2 26 (25.24%) Electronics
3 17 (16.50%) Games
4 9 (8.74%) Automotive
5 6 (5.83%) Military
6 5 (4.85%) Finance
7 3 (2.91%) Advertising
7 3 (2.91%) Billing
8 2 (1.94%) Back Office
8 2 (1.94%) Legal
8 2 (1.94%) Retail
9 1 (0.97%) Marketing
9 1 (0.97%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 33 (32.04%) Network Engineer
2 15 (14.56%) Core Network Engineer
3 14 (13.59%) Network Manager
4 11 (10.68%) Cisco Engineer
4 11 (10.68%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 10 (9.71%) Design Engineer
6 9 (8.74%) Architect
6 9 (8.74%) Support Engineer
7 8 (7.77%) Technical Engineer
8 7 (6.80%) Technical Support
8 7 (6.80%) Technical Support Engineer
8 7 (6.80%) VoLTE Engineer
9 6 (5.83%) Development Engineer
9 6 (5.83%) Integration Engineer
9 6 (5.83%) Test Engineer
10 5 (4.85%) Electronics Engineer
10 5 (4.85%) Embedded Engineer
10 5 (4.85%) Mobile Engineer
10 5 (4.85%) Test and Integration Engineer
10 5 (4.85%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (17.48%) 802.1X
2 11 (10.68%) HTML
3 10 (9.71%) XML
4 6 (5.83%) SOAP
5 2 (1.94%) CSS
5 2 (1.94%) Doctrine
5 2 (1.94%) jQuery
5 2 (1.94%) JSON
5 2 (1.94%) OAuth
5 2 (1.94%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (1.94%) REST
5 2 (1.94%) Symfony
5 2 (1.94%) Twig
5 2 (1.94%) WAP
6 1 (0.97%) .NET
6 1 (0.97%) MEAP
6 1 (0.97%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.65%) Management Information System
2 8 (7.77%) Data Centre
2 8 (7.77%) Web 2.0
3 7 (6.80%) Algorithms
3 7 (6.80%) Machine to Machine
4 6 (5.83%) Computer Science
5 4 (3.88%) Cybercrime
5 4 (3.88%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 3 (2.91%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.94%) Driving Licence
7 2 (1.94%) EPoS
7 2 (1.94%) Physics
8 1 (0.97%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.97%) Handset
8 1 (0.97%) iPhone
8 1 (0.97%) Robotics
8 1 (0.97%) Statistics
8 1 (0.97%) Tandem
8 1 (0.97%) Telematics
8 1 (0.97%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 32 (31.07%) Windows
2 17 (16.50%) Unix
3 15 (14.56%) Windows 2000
3 15 (14.56%) Windows NT
4 7 (6.80%) Linux
4 7 (6.80%) Windows Server
4 7 (6.80%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (5.83%) Windows CE
5 6 (5.83%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (5.83%) Windows XP
6 5 (4.85%) Windows 7
7 3 (2.91%) Android
8 2 (1.94%) Apple iOS
8 2 (1.94%) Solaris
9 1 (0.97%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (0.97%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.97%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (17.48%) Network Architecture
2 14 (13.59%) Service Delivery
3 13 (12.62%) Presales
4 11 (10.68%) Project Management
4 11 (10.68%) Validation
5 10 (9.71%) Network Design
5 10 (9.71%) Network Management
6 9 (8.74%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (7.77%) Performance Management
8 7 (6.80%) Defect Management
8 7 (6.80%) System Testing
9 6 (5.83%) PRINCE2
10 5 (4.85%) Mentoring
10 5 (4.85%) Network Planning
10 5 (4.85%) Test Planning
10 5 (4.85%) User Acceptance Testing
11 4 (3.88%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (3.88%) Cybersecurity
11 4 (3.88%) Digital Signal Processing
11 4 (3.88%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 15 (14.56%) C
2 12 (11.65%) C++
3 8 (7.77%) C#
4 6 (5.83%) Embedded C
4 6 (5.83%) VC++
5 5 (4.85%) SQL
6 2 (1.94%) Java
6 2 (1.94%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.94%) PHP
6 2 (1.94%) PHP 5
7 1 (0.97%) Python
Qualifications
1 45 (43.69%) Degree
2 28 (27.18%) Cisco Certification
3 21 (20.39%) CCNP
4 19 (18.45%) CCNA
5 17 (16.50%) Microsoft Certification
6 16 (15.53%) CCSA
6 16 (15.53%) CCSP
6 16 (15.53%) MCSA
7 7 (6.80%) CCIE
8 6 (5.83%) Security Cleared
9 5 (4.85%) DV Cleared
9 5 (4.85%) ISEB
9 5 (4.85%) ISTQB
9 5 (4.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.97%) HNC
10 1 (0.97%) HND
10 1 (0.97%) Network+ Certification
10 1 (0.97%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.80%) ISO 9001
2 4 (3.88%) SLA
3 2 (1.94%) QA
4 1 (0.97%) GMP
4 1 (0.97%) TickIT
System Software
1 5 (4.85%) Active Directory
1 5 (4.85%) VMware ESX
1 5 (4.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.91%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 10 (9.71%) Cisco CUCM
1 10 (9.71%) FortiGate
2 8 (7.77%) Nagios
3 1 (0.97%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 32 (31.07%) Cisco
2 23 (22.33%) Nokia
3 18 (17.48%) Sybase
4 17 (16.50%) CheckPoint
4 17 (16.50%) Juniper
5 16 (15.53%) Microsoft
6 14 (13.59%) Huawei
7 11 (10.68%) IronPort
8 10 (9.71%) HP
9 8 (7.77%) Blue Coat
10 7 (6.80%) EMC
10 7 (6.80%) Oracle
10 7 (6.80%) Sourcefire
11 5 (4.85%) Dell
11 5 (4.85%) Ericsson
11 5 (4.85%) VMware
12 3 (2.91%) Atmel
13 1 (0.97%) BT
13 1 (0.97%) Mitel
13 1 (0.97%) Redknee
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