The table below looks at the statistics for GPRS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GPRS over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
General Packet Radio Service (GPRS)
Rank 137 142 119
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -23
Permanent jobs citing GPRS 2 1 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.092% 0.050% 0.99%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.38% 0.21% 4.07%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 3
Average salary £62,500 £63,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.57% +41.11%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £35,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+18.57% -22.22%
GPRS
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
528 484 492
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 24.29% 23.98% 24.33%
Number of salaries quoted 443 391 314
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +18.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,350 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

GPRS
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

GPRS Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

GPRS
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

GPRS Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

GPRS
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GPRS within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(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
Letchworth - 2 £62,500 -
GPRS
East of England

GPRS
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing GPRS 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 GPRS.

1 6 (100.00%) GSM
2 5 (83.33%) Systems Analysis
2 5 (83.33%) Business Analysis
2 5 (83.33%) 3G
2 5 (83.33%) Degree
2 5 (83.33%) Computer Science
2 5 (83.33%) Android
2 5 (83.33%) Apple iOS
2 5 (83.33%) Structured Programming
2 5 (83.33%) Syclo
2 5 (83.33%) MEAP
2 5 (83.33%) Sybase
3 3 (50.00%) DBS Check
4 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (16.67%) LTE
4 1 (16.67%) Validation
4 1 (16.67%) UMTS
4 1 (16.67%) WCDMA

GPRS
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing GPRS 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 GPRS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) GSM
2 5 (83.33%) 3G
3 1 (16.67%) LTE
3 1 (16.67%) UMTS
3 1 (16.67%) WCDMA
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Consultant
1 5 (83.33%) Solutions Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Environment Manager
2 1 (16.67%) GSM Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Software Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) MEAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Android
1 5 (83.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Business Analysis
1 5 (83.33%) Structured Programming
1 5 (83.33%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (16.67%) Validation
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Degree
2 3 (50.00%) DBS Check
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Sybase
1 5 (83.33%) Syclo