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

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
General Packet Radio Service (GPRS)
Rank - 79 -
Permanent jobs citing GPRS 0 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East - 0.27% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 2.86% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Median salary - £28,250 -
UK excluding London median salary £28,000 £41,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-32.53% +15.27%
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 North East region.

Communications & Networking Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
84 70 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 12.05% 9.40% 14.47%
Number of salaries quoted 71 55 87
Median salary £31,500 £30,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.27% -19.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £21,000 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

GPRS
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of job ads across the North East region citing GPRS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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

GPRS
Top 21 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, IT jobs citing GPRS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North East region with a requirement for GPRS.

1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) WCDMA
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) IPv4
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) ICMP
1 1 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) WiMAX
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) HSPA
1 1 (100.00%) LTE
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience
1 1 (100.00%) Presales

GPRS
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) HSPA
1 1 (100.00%) ICMP
1 1 (100.00%) IPv4
1 1 (100.00%) LTE
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) WCDMA
1 1 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (100.00%) WiMAX
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Presales Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification