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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
3rd Generation Partnership Project (3GPP)
Rank 625 632 611
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -21
Permanent jobs citing 3GPP 2 5 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.005% 0.011% 0.022%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.026% 0.068% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 7
Average salary £67,500 £82,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% +106.25%
UK excluding London average salary £45,500 £50,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-10.34% +1.50%
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
7698 7306 8478
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 17.60% 15.68% 18.96%
Number of salaries quoted 6419 5985 6987
Average salary £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 7 (70.00%) Telecoms
2 6 (60.00%) Project Management
3 5 (50.00%) TCAP
3 5 (50.00%) INAP
4 4 (40.00%) SCCP
4 4 (40.00%) GSM
4 4 (40.00%) LTE
4 4 (40.00%) Wireless
5 3 (30.00%) Process Management
5 3 (30.00%) Migration
5 3 (30.00%) UMTS
5 3 (30.00%) WCDMA
6 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (20.00%) 3G
6 2 (20.00%) Windows
6 2 (20.00%) GPRS
6 2 (20.00%) Handset
6 2 (20.00%) HSDPA
6 2 (20.00%) 2G
6 2 (20.00%) Finance
6 2 (20.00%) NAS
6 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
6 2 (20.00%) Smartphone
6 2 (20.00%) Business Development
6 2 (20.00%) Degree
6 2 (20.00%) HSUPA
6 2 (20.00%) QA
6 2 (20.00%) HSPA
7 1 (10.00%) SIGTRAN
7 1 (10.00%) Use Case

3GPP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) TCAP
1 5 (50.00%) INAP
2 4 (40.00%) SCCP
2 4 (40.00%) Wireless
2 4 (40.00%) GSM
2 4 (40.00%) LTE
3 3 (30.00%) UMTS
3 3 (30.00%) WCDMA
4 2 (20.00%) 3G
4 2 (20.00%) HSDPA
4 2 (20.00%) 2G
4 2 (20.00%) GPRS
4 2 (20.00%) NAS
4 2 (20.00%) HSUPA
4 2 (20.00%) HSPA
5 1 (10.00%) SIGTRAN
5 1 (10.00%) Radio Access Network
5 1 (10.00%) MVNO
5 1 (10.00%) VoLTE
5 1 (10.00%) H.323
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) JIRA
General
1 7 (70.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (10.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Development Manager
1 4 (40.00%) Product Manager
1 4 (40.00%) Product Development Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Test Leader
2 2 (20.00%) QA Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Test Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Account Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Manager
3 1 (10.00%) C++ Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Test Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Account Manager
3 1 (10.00%) QA Test Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) C++ Software Developer
3 1 (10.00%) QA Leader
3 1 (10.00%) QA Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Sales Director
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Handset
1 2 (20.00%) Smartphone
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Android
2 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (10.00%) BlackBerry OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Project Management
2 3 (30.00%) Process Management
2 3 (30.00%) Migration
3 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (20.00%) Business Development
3 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (10.00%) Use Case
4 1 (10.00%) Test Management
4 1 (10.00%) Analytics
4 1 (10.00%) Test Planning
4 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) C
1 1 (10.00%) C++
1 1 (10.00%) Perl
1 1 (10.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (10.00%) Intel
1 1 (10.00%) Nokia
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