The first table below looks at the demand for GPRS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newbury region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GPRS over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Newbury region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
General Packet Radio Service (GPRS)
Rank 55 - 65
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing GPRS 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 0.21% - 0.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.79% - 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £19,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £30,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -25.00%
Communications & Networking Category
Newbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
126 66 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 26.36% 20.95% 32.91%
Number of salaries quoted 94 59 138
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,100 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
GPRS
Berkshire

GPRS
Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

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

GPRS Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

GPRS
Salary Trend in Newbury

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

GPRS Salary Trend in Newbury

GPRS
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Newbury 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 4 (100.00%) 3G
2 3 (75.00%) GSM
3 2 (50.00%) LAN
3 2 (50.00%) WAN
3 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (50.00%) SLA
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Blackberry
3 2 (50.00%) Wireless
3 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (50.00%) SGSN
4 1 (25.00%) HSPA
4 1 (25.00%) LTE
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (25.00%) 2G
4 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
4 1 (25.00%) Billing
4 1 (25.00%) Network Design
4 1 (25.00%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (25.00%) Service Management
4 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (25.00%) IPv4
4 1 (25.00%) IPv6
4 1 (25.00%) Internet
4 1 (25.00%) 3GPP
4 1 (25.00%) Business Objects
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL

GPRS
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Newbury 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 4 (100.00%) 3G
2 3 (75.00%) GSM
3 2 (50.00%) LAN
3 2 (50.00%) WAN
3 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (50.00%) Wireless
3 2 (50.00%) SGSN
4 1 (25.00%) HSPA
4 1 (25.00%) LTE
4 1 (25.00%) 2G
4 1 (25.00%) IPv4
4 1 (25.00%) IPv6
4 1 (25.00%) Internet
4 1 (25.00%) 3GPP
General
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (25.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Incident Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (25.00%) Network Design
1 1 (25.00%) Knowledge Management
1 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (25.00%) Service Management
1 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Business Objects