The first table below looks at the demand for GPRS skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GPRS over the 3 months to 1 August 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 North East region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
General Packet Radio Service (GPRS)
Rank - 67 -
Permanent jobs citing GPRS 0 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East - 0.74% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 3.47% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Average salary - £50,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £47,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +28.37%
Communications & Networking Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
83 144 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 10.00% 21.18% 19.54%
Number of salaries quoted 62 130 142
Average salary £25,000 £40,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.50% +10.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
GPRS
England

GPRS
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

GPRS Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

GPRS
Salary Trend in the North East

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

GPRS Salary Trend in the North East