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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
General Packet Radio Service (GPRS)
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing GPRS 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +12.50%
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
15 33 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 9.20% 18.13% 10.31%
Number of salaries quoted 15 24 14
Average salary £35,000 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-39.13% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £50,000 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £59,750 £60,000
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 28 January 2015, 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 28 January 2015, 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