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 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
General Packet Radio Service (GPRS)
Rank 866 903 889
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -14
Permanent jobs citing GPRS 40 33 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.043% 0.033% 0.070%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.25% 0.19% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 31 14 54
Median salary £57,500 £30,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+91.66% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £21,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £43,450 £53,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £32,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+46.15% -18.75%
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
15788 17727 19533
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.17% 17.83% 17.49%
Number of salaries quoted 13191 14338 15672
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,927 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £63,750 £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 31 May 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 31 May 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 +31 22 £57,500 +76.92% 2
London +20 13 £60,000 +37.14%
South West -1 3 £42,500 +102.38% 1
West Midlands - 2 £37,500 -
GPRS
UK

GPRS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 55 (53.40%) GSM
2 50 (48.54%) Telecoms
3 47 (45.63%) 3G
4 42 (40.78%) Degree
5 40 (38.83%) UMTS
6 31 (30.10%) Cisco
7 28 (27.18%) ISDN
8 27 (26.21%) WCDMA
8 27 (26.21%) Windows
8 27 (26.21%) Cisco Certification
9 26 (25.24%) MPLS
10 25 (24.27%) VPN
11 24 (23.30%) DSL
11 24 (23.30%) LTE
12 23 (22.33%) Cisco ASA
12 23 (22.33%) Cisco PIX
12 23 (22.33%) Wireless
12 23 (22.33%) PSTN
12 23 (22.33%) VoIP
12 23 (22.33%) Sybase
12 23 (22.33%) Cisco Nexus
13 22 (21.36%) CDMA
14 21 (20.39%) Unix
14 21 (20.39%) Firewall
15 20 (19.42%) Electronics
15 20 (19.42%) 3GPP
15 20 (19.42%) Ethernet
15 20 (19.42%) Nokia
16 18 (17.48%) CCNP
17 17 (16.50%) Microsoft

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 55 (53.40%) GSM
2 47 (45.63%) 3G
3 40 (38.83%) UMTS
4 28 (27.18%) ISDN
5 27 (26.21%) WCDMA
6 26 (25.24%) MPLS
7 25 (24.27%) VPN
8 24 (23.30%) DSL
8 24 (23.30%) LTE
9 23 (22.33%) Cisco ASA
9 23 (22.33%) Cisco Nexus
9 23 (22.33%) Cisco PIX
9 23 (22.33%) PSTN
9 23 (22.33%) VoIP
9 23 (22.33%) Wireless
10 22 (21.36%) CDMA
11 21 (20.39%) Firewall
12 20 (19.42%) 3GPP
12 20 (19.42%) Ethernet
13 16 (15.53%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (10.68%) Oracle Database
2 10 (9.71%) SQL Server
3 6 (5.83%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (5.83%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.94%) Big Data
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 50 (48.54%) Telecoms
2 20 (19.42%) Electronics
3 14 (13.59%) Games
4 9 (8.74%) Automotive
5 5 (4.85%) Finance
6 3 (2.91%) Advertising
6 3 (2.91%) Billing
7 2 (1.94%) Back Office
7 2 (1.94%) Legal
7 2 (1.94%) Retail
8 1 (0.97%) French Language
8 1 (0.97%) Marketing
8 1 (0.97%) Military
8 1 (0.97%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 31 (30.10%) Network Engineer
2 16 (15.53%) Core Network Engineer
3 14 (13.59%) Network Manager
4 13 (12.62%) Support Engineer
5 12 (11.65%) Technical Engineer
6 11 (10.68%) Cisco Engineer
6 11 (10.68%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 11 (10.68%) Technical Support
6 11 (10.68%) Technical Support Engineer
7 10 (9.71%) Architect
8 7 (6.80%) Test Leader
8 7 (6.80%) VoLTE Engineer
9 6 (5.83%) Integration Engineer
9 6 (5.83%) Test Engineer
10 5 (4.85%) Consultant
10 5 (4.85%) Design 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
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (14.56%) 802.1X
2 12 (11.65%) HTML
3 10 (9.71%) XML
4 6 (5.83%) SOAP
5 2 (1.94%) .NET
5 2 (1.94%) CSS
5 2 (1.94%) Doctrine
5 2 (1.94%) jQuery
5 2 (1.94%) JSON
5 2 (1.94%) MEAP
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%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.62%) Management Information System
2 11 (10.68%) Computer Science
3 8 (7.77%) Data Centre
3 8 (7.77%) Web 2.0
4 7 (6.80%) Algorithms
4 7 (6.80%) Machine to Machine
5 4 (3.88%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.88%) Cybercrime
5 4 (3.88%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 2 (1.94%) CAN bus
6 2 (1.94%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.94%) EPoS
6 2 (1.94%) iPhone
6 2 (1.94%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.94%) Physics
6 2 (1.94%) Smart Meter
6 2 (1.94%) Telematics
7 1 (0.97%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.97%) Mobile Computing
7 1 (0.97%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 27 (26.21%) Windows
2 21 (20.39%) Unix
3 15 (14.56%) Windows 2000
3 15 (14.56%) Windows NT
4 7 (6.80%) Linux
5 6 (5.83%) Solaris
5 6 (5.83%) Windows Server
5 6 (5.83%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (5.83%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (5.83%) Windows XP
6 5 (4.85%) Android
6 5 (4.85%) Windows 7
7 3 (2.91%) Apple iOS
8 2 (1.94%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.97%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (0.97%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (14.56%) Network Architecture
2 13 (12.62%) Presales
2 13 (12.62%) Project Management
2 13 (12.62%) Service Delivery
3 10 (9.71%) Network Design
3 10 (9.71%) Network Management
4 9 (8.74%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (7.77%) Performance Management
6 7 (6.80%) Defect Management
7 6 (5.83%) PRINCE2
7 6 (5.83%) Risk Assessment
7 6 (5.83%) Validation
8 5 (4.85%) Mentoring
8 5 (4.85%) Test Planning
8 5 (4.85%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (3.88%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (3.88%) Cybersecurity
9 4 (3.88%) Digital Signal Processing
9 4 (3.88%) MVC
9 4 (3.88%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 15 (14.56%) C
2 7 (6.80%) C++
3 6 (5.83%) Embedded C
3 6 (5.83%) SQL
4 4 (3.88%) C#
5 2 (1.94%) Java
5 2 (1.94%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.94%) PHP
5 2 (1.94%) PHP 5
6 1 (0.97%) Python
6 1 (0.97%) VC++
Qualifications
1 42 (40.78%) Degree
2 27 (26.21%) Cisco Certification
3 18 (17.48%) CCNP
4 16 (15.53%) CCNA
5 15 (14.56%) Microsoft Certification
6 13 (12.62%) CCSA
6 13 (12.62%) CCSP
6 13 (12.62%) 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%) SLA
2 2 (1.94%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.94%) QA
3 1 (0.97%) GMP
3 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 31 (30.10%) Cisco
2 23 (22.33%) Sybase
3 20 (19.42%) Nokia
4 17 (16.50%) Microsoft
5 14 (13.59%) CheckPoint
5 14 (13.59%) Huawei
5 14 (13.59%) Juniper
6 12 (11.65%) HP
7 11 (10.68%) IronPort
7 11 (10.68%) Oracle
8 8 (7.77%) Blue Coat
9 7 (6.80%) EMC
9 7 (6.80%) Sourcefire
10 5 (4.85%) Dell
10 5 (4.85%) Ericsson
10 5 (4.85%) VMware
11 3 (2.91%) Atmel
12 2 (1.94%) Syclo
13 1 (0.97%) GENBAND
13 1 (0.97%) SolarWinds
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £25,000 to £34,000 per annum plus on call and benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Dartford, Kent
Oscar
Salary: £55000 - £61000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Oscar
Posted: 6 days ago
Basingstoke
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago