The table below looks at the statistics for 3GPP skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 3GPP over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
3rd Generation Partnership Project (3GPP)
Rank 599 649 609
Rank change year-on-year
+50 -40
Permanent jobs citing 3GPP 14 9 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.032% 0.018% 0.027%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.20% 0.12% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 14 9 7
Average salary £67,500 £87,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.85% +118.75%
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £41,250 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+57.57% -25.00%
3GPP
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 London region.

Communications & Networking Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
7167 7697 7982
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 16.50% 15.82% 18.14%
Number of salaries quoted 6052 6374 6549
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

3GPP
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

3GPP Jobs Demand Trend in London

3GPP
Salary Trend in London

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

3GPP Salary Trend in London

3GPP
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing 3GPP across the London region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

3GPP Salary Histogram in London

3GPP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 15 (78.95%) Project Management
2 14 (73.68%) Wireless
3 13 (68.42%) GSM
3 13 (68.42%) WCDMA
3 13 (68.42%) LTE
4 12 (63.16%) Handset
5 10 (52.63%) Telecoms
6 7 (36.84%) Programme Management
7 5 (26.32%) TCAP
7 5 (26.32%) INAP
7 5 (26.32%) Diameter Protocol
8 4 (21.05%) SCCP
9 3 (15.79%) Software Engineering
9 3 (15.79%) Migration
9 3 (15.79%) Bluetooth
9 3 (15.79%) GPRS
10 2 (10.53%) 3G
10 2 (10.53%) C
10 2 (10.53%) Process Management
10 2 (10.53%) UMTS
10 2 (10.53%) HSDPA
10 2 (10.53%) 2G
10 2 (10.53%) Smartphone
10 2 (10.53%) HSUPA
10 2 (10.53%) QA
10 2 (10.53%) NAS
11 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
11 1 (5.26%) BlackBerry OS
11 1 (5.26%) Radio Access Network
11 1 (5.26%) Deep Packet Inspection

3GPP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 14 (73.68%) Wireless
2 13 (68.42%) GSM
2 13 (68.42%) WCDMA
2 13 (68.42%) LTE
3 5 (26.32%) TCAP
3 5 (26.32%) INAP
3 5 (26.32%) Diameter Protocol
4 4 (21.05%) SCCP
5 3 (15.79%) Bluetooth
5 3 (15.79%) GPRS
6 2 (10.53%) 3G
6 2 (10.53%) UMTS
6 2 (10.53%) HSDPA
6 2 (10.53%) 2G
6 2 (10.53%) HSUPA
6 2 (10.53%) NAS
7 1 (5.26%) Radio Access Network
7 1 (5.26%) SIGTRAN
7 1 (5.26%) IP Telephony
7 1 (5.26%) HSPA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) JIRA
General
1 10 (52.63%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Technical Manager
2 8 (42.11%) Account Manager
2 8 (42.11%) Technical Account Manager
3 4 (21.05%) Development Manager
3 4 (21.05%) Product Manager
3 4 (21.05%) Product Development Manager
4 3 (15.79%) Senior Technical Manager
4 3 (15.79%) Senior Manager
5 2 (10.53%) Test Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) QA Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Test Leader
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Architect
6 1 (5.26%) QA Leader
6 1 (5.26%) QA Test Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Solutions Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Software Architect
6 1 (5.26%) QA Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Software Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 12 (63.16%) Handset
2 2 (10.53%) Smartphone
3 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.26%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
1 1 (5.26%) BlackBerry OS
1 1 (5.26%) Android
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
1 1 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (78.95%) Project Management
2 7 (36.84%) Programme Management
3 3 (15.79%) Software Engineering
3 3 (15.79%) Migration
4 2 (10.53%) Process Management
5 1 (5.26%) Deep Packet Inspection
5 1 (5.26%) Test Planning
5 1 (5.26%) Use Case
5 1 (5.26%) Test Management
5 1 (5.26%) Multithreading
5 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2
5 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) C
2 1 (5.26%) C++
2 1 (5.26%) Java
2 1 (5.26%) Perl
2 1 (5.26%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (5.26%) Cisco
1 1 (5.26%) Intel
1 1 (5.26%) Nokia
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