The table below looks at the statistics for GPRS skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GPRS over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
General Packet Radio Service (GPRS)
England / London
Rank 571 627 636
Rank change year-on-year
+56 +9
Permanent jobs citing GPRS 3 25 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.009% 0.061% 0.029%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.057% 0.38% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 3 17 12
Median salary £40,000 £55,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-27.27% +37.50%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £44,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-14.77% +25.71%

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
5235 6513 7536
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 15.71% 15.83% 18.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4403 5524 6317
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

GPRS
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region citing GPRS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

GPRS Jobs Demand Trend in London

GPRS
Salary Trend in London

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

GPRS Salary Trend in London

GPRS
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GPRS within the London region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. 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 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
Feltham +3 3 £40,000 -30.43%
GPRS
England

GPRS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 London region with a requirement for GPRS.

1 10 (100.00%) Wireless
2 9 (90.00%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (90.00%) CCNP
2 9 (90.00%) CCNA
3 8 (80.00%) Degree
4 7 (70.00%) Wireshark
4 7 (70.00%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (70.00%) tcpdump
4 7 (70.00%) F5
4 7 (70.00%) Network Monitoring
4 7 (70.00%) Data Centre
4 7 (70.00%) 802.1X
4 7 (70.00%) CCNP Voice
4 7 (70.00%) HP
4 7 (70.00%) Ethernet
4 7 (70.00%) VPN
4 7 (70.00%) ADSL
4 7 (70.00%) SDH
4 7 (70.00%) Juniper
4 7 (70.00%) CheckPoint
4 7 (70.00%) 3G
4 7 (70.00%) 802.11
4 7 (70.00%) MPLS
4 7 (70.00%) Cisco
4 7 (70.00%) DSL
4 7 (70.00%) Firewall
4 7 (70.00%) Games
4 7 (70.00%) CCSA
5 3 (30.00%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (30.00%) Python

GPRS
Top Related IT Skills in London 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:

Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) Wireless
2 7 (70.00%) 3G
2 7 (70.00%) 802.11
2 7 (70.00%) ADSL
2 7 (70.00%) Cisco ASA
2 7 (70.00%) DSL
2 7 (70.00%) Ethernet
2 7 (70.00%) Firewall
2 7 (70.00%) MPLS
2 7 (70.00%) SDH
2 7 (70.00%) tcpdump
2 7 (70.00%) VPN
2 7 (70.00%) Wireshark
3 3 (30.00%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (20.00%) DNS
4 2 (20.00%) ICMP
4 2 (20.00%) IPv4
4 2 (20.00%) OSPF
4 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (20.00%) WCDMA
General
1 7 (70.00%) Games
2 1 (10.00%) Electronics
2 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Presales Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Electronics Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Presales Network Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Principal Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (20.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (20.00%) Performance Testing
2 2 (20.00%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) Python
2 2 (20.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (20.00%) Perl
3 1 (10.00%) C
3 1 (10.00%) C#
3 1 (10.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 9 (90.00%) CCNA
1 9 (90.00%) CCNP
1 9 (90.00%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (80.00%) Degree
3 7 (70.00%) CCNP Voice
3 7 (70.00%) CCSA
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) CheckPoint
1 7 (70.00%) Cisco
1 7 (70.00%) F5
1 7 (70.00%) HP
1 7 (70.00%) Juniper
2 1 (10.00%) EMC