The table below looks at the statistics for GPRS skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GPRS over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
General Packet Radio Service (GPRS)
Rank 625 643 637
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -6
Permanent jobs citing GPRS 20 10 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.049% 0.024% 0.037%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.31% 0.14% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 12 10 15
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £35,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+18.57% -22.22%
GPRS
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
6478 7346 6997
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 15.84% 17.68% 16.17%
Number of salaries quoted 5496 6200 5644
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

GPRS
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing GPRS across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GPRS across the London region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

GPRS Salary Histogram in London

GPRS
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GPRS within the London region over the 3 months to 12 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
Feltham - 3 £57,500 - 1
City of London - 1 - -
GPRS
England

GPRS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the London 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 19 (55.88%) GSM
2 18 (52.94%) 3G
3 14 (41.18%) UMTS
4 13 (38.24%) Telecoms
5 12 (35.29%) Degree
5 12 (35.29%) VoIP
6 11 (32.35%) SLA
6 11 (32.35%) Cisco
6 11 (32.35%) Firewall
7 10 (29.41%) Wi-Fi
7 10 (29.41%) Wireless
7 10 (29.41%) Cisco PIX
7 10 (29.41%) Cisco ASA
7 10 (29.41%) LAN
7 10 (29.41%) WAN
7 10 (29.41%) VPN
7 10 (29.41%) 4G
7 10 (29.41%) Cisco Nexus
8 9 (26.47%) Diameter Protocol
8 9 (26.47%) MPLS
8 9 (26.47%) DSL
9 7 (20.59%) ISDN
9 7 (20.59%) User Acceptance Testing
9 7 (20.59%) Computer Science
10 6 (17.65%) NGN
10 6 (17.65%) Cisco IOS
10 6 (17.65%) IronPort
10 6 (17.65%) iSCSI
10 6 (17.65%) IP Telephony
10 6 (17.65%) Blue Coat

GPRS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the London 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (11.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 4 (11.76%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 19 (55.88%) GSM
2 18 (52.94%) 3G
3 14 (41.18%) UMTS
4 12 (35.29%) VoIP
5 11 (32.35%) Firewall
6 10 (29.41%) 4G
6 10 (29.41%) Cisco ASA
6 10 (29.41%) Cisco Nexus
6 10 (29.41%) Cisco PIX
6 10 (29.41%) LAN
6 10 (29.41%) VPN
6 10 (29.41%) WAN
6 10 (29.41%) Wi-Fi
6 10 (29.41%) Wireless
7 9 (26.47%) Diameter Protocol
7 9 (26.47%) DSL
7 9 (26.47%) MPLS
8 7 (20.59%) ISDN
9 6 (17.65%) CDMA
9 6 (17.65%) WCDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.65%) Oracle Database
2 4 (11.76%) MySQL
2 4 (11.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Selenium
General
1 13 (38.24%) Telecoms
2 4 (11.76%) Automotive
2 4 (11.76%) Finance
2 4 (11.76%) Financial Institution
2 4 (11.76%) Games
3 1 (2.94%) Electronics
3 1 (2.94%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (23.53%) Support Engineer
2 6 (17.65%) Cisco Engineer
2 6 (17.65%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 6 (17.65%) Network Engineer
2 6 (17.65%) Technical Engineer
2 6 (17.65%) Technical Support
2 6 (17.65%) Technical Support Engineer
3 5 (14.71%) Network Manager
4 4 (11.76%) Delivery Manager
4 4 (11.76%) Senior Manager
4 4 (11.76%) Service Manager
4 4 (11.76%) Service Support Manager
4 4 (11.76%) Services Delivery Manager
4 4 (11.76%) Support Manager
5 3 (8.82%) Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Architect
5 3 (8.82%) Quality Manager
5 3 (8.82%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Senior Quality Manager
5 3 (8.82%) Senior Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.76%) 802.1X
2 1 (2.94%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.59%) Computer Science
2 5 (14.71%) Data Centre
2 5 (14.71%) Handset
3 4 (11.76%) Blackberry
4 3 (8.82%) Management Information System
4 3 (8.82%) Telematics
5 2 (5.88%) Driving Licence
6 1 (2.94%) Robotics
6 1 (2.94%) Statistics
6 1 (2.94%) Tandem
6 1 (2.94%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.65%) Solaris
1 6 (17.65%) Unix
2 5 (14.71%) Windows
3 4 (11.76%) Android
3 4 (11.76%) Windows 7
3 4 (11.76%) Windows 8
3 4 (11.76%) Windows Vista
4 1 (2.94%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.59%) User Acceptance Testing
2 6 (17.65%) Network Architecture
3 5 (14.71%) ITIL
4 4 (11.76%) PRINCE2
4 4 (11.76%) Problem Management
4 4 (11.76%) Service Delivery
5 3 (8.82%) Network Management
5 3 (8.82%) Quality Management
5 3 (8.82%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (5.88%) Network Optimisation
6 2 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (2.94%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (2.94%) Line Management
7 1 (2.94%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (2.94%) Regression Testing
7 1 (2.94%) Resource Management
7 1 (2.94%) Schematic Capture
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.76%) C#
2 2 (5.88%) C
2 2 (5.88%) C++
2 2 (5.88%) Java
3 1 (2.94%) Embedded C
3 1 (2.94%) Embedded C++
3 1 (2.94%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (35.29%) Degree
2 6 (17.65%) CCNP
2 6 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (14.71%) CCNA
4 4 (11.76%) CCSA
4 4 (11.76%) CCSP
4 4 (11.76%) MCSA
4 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.94%) CCIE
5 1 (2.94%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (32.35%) SLA
2 4 (11.76%) QA
3 1 (2.94%) MISRA
System Software
1 4 (11.76%) VirtualBox
1 4 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (17.65%) Cisco CUCM
1 6 (17.65%) FortiGate
1 6 (17.65%) Nagios
2 4 (11.76%) AirWatch
3 1 (2.94%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 11 (32.35%) Cisco
2 6 (17.65%) Blue Coat
2 6 (17.65%) IronPort
2 6 (17.65%) Oracle
2 6 (17.65%) Sybase
3 4 (11.76%) Apple
3 4 (11.76%) Assembla
3 4 (11.76%) CheckPoint
3 4 (11.76%) Citrix
3 4 (11.76%) Juniper
3 4 (11.76%) MobileIron
3 4 (11.76%) Nokia
3 4 (11.76%) VMware
4 3 (8.82%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (8.82%) Sourcefire
5 2 (5.88%) Huawei
6 1 (2.94%) BT
6 1 (2.94%) SolarWinds
London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Feltham, Middlesex
2M Employment Solutions
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago