The table below looks at the statistics for GPRS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GPRS over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
General Packet Radio Service (GPRS)
Rank 18 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing GPRS 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 0.95% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.00% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £37,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £50,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-23.00% +35.13%
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 Midlands region.

Communications & Networking Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
10 30 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 9.52% 14.22% 20.73%
Number of salaries quoted 10 24 40
Average salary £62,500 £70,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.71% +47.36%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

GPRS
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

GPRS Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

GPRS
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

GPRS Salary Trend in the Midlands

GPRS
Top 14 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Statistics
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) 4G
1 1 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App

GPRS
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) 4G
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Statistics
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco