The table below looks at the statistics for 3GPP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 3GPP over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
3rd Generation Partnership Project (3GPP)
Rank 128 132 157
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +25
Permanent jobs citing 3GPP 8 1 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.34% 0.048% 0.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.63% 0.19% 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 9
Average salary £50,000 - £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 - £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 - £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £54,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +20.00%
3GPP
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
492 514 662
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 20.69% 24.79% 22.86%
Number of salaries quoted 389 338 498
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

3GPP
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing 3GPP across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

3GPP Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

3GPP
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

3GPP Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

3GPP
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing 3GPP across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

3GPP Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

3GPP
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 3GPP within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hemel Hempstead - 7 £50,000 -
3GPP
East of England

3GPP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing 3GPP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited 3GPP.

1 9 (64.29%) Wireless
1 9 (64.29%) Network Design
2 7 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (50.00%) MySQL
2 7 (50.00%) Oracle
2 7 (50.00%) Linux
2 7 (50.00%) WLAN
2 7 (50.00%) Cisco
2 7 (50.00%) CCNP
2 7 (50.00%) CCNA
2 7 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 7 (50.00%) LTE
2 7 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
3 6 (42.86%) Network Management
3 6 (42.86%) Computer Science
3 6 (42.86%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (42.86%) Apache
3 6 (42.86%) PHP
3 6 (42.86%) Internet
3 6 (42.86%) Telecoms
4 5 (35.71%) Degree
4 5 (35.71%) 4G
5 4 (28.57%) Radio Access Network
5 4 (28.57%) KVM
6 3 (21.43%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (21.43%) Network Architecture
6 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
6 3 (21.43%) 2G
6 3 (21.43%) 3G
6 3 (21.43%) Project Management

3GPP
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing 3GPP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited 3GPP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (42.86%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 9 (64.29%) Wireless
2 7 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
2 7 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 7 (50.00%) WLAN
2 7 (50.00%) LTE
3 6 (42.86%) Internet
4 5 (35.71%) 4G
5 4 (28.57%) Radio Access Network
6 3 (21.43%) 2G
6 3 (21.43%) 3G
6 3 (21.43%) LAN
7 2 (14.29%) DHCP
7 2 (14.29%) DWDM
7 2 (14.29%) MPLS
7 2 (14.29%) OSPF
7 2 (14.29%) RSVP
7 2 (14.29%) Broadband
7 2 (14.29%) IPsec
7 2 (14.29%) SCTP
8 1 (7.14%) NGN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) MySQL
2 6 (42.86%) PostgreSQL
General
1 6 (42.86%) Telecoms
2 2 (14.29%) Finance
3 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
3 1 (7.14%) Advertising
3 1 (7.14%) Billing
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Network Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Wireless Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Designer
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Designer
3 2 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Test Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Test Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Integration Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Solutions Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Technical Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Test and Integration Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Integration Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Computer Science
2 2 (14.29%) PKI
3 1 (7.14%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Network Design
2 6 (42.86%) Network Management
3 3 (21.43%) Network Architecture
3 3 (21.43%) Project Management
4 2 (14.29%) Load Balancing
4 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (14.29%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (7.14%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (7.14%) Embedded Software Development
5 1 (7.14%) Product Management
5 1 (7.14%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) PHP
2 1 (7.14%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) C++
2 1 (7.14%) Java
2 1 (7.14%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) CCNP
1 7 (50.00%) CCNA
1 7 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (35.71%) Degree
3 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) KVM
2 3 (21.43%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Oracle
1 7 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (7.14%) Dell
2 1 (7.14%) VMware
2 1 (7.14%) Agilent