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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GPRS over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
General Packet Radio Service (GPRS)
Rank - 61 -
Permanent jobs citing GPRS 0 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East - 1.35% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 6.34% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 0
Average salary - £50,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £50,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-26.00% +49.25%
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
88 142 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 10.60% 21.35% 20.41%
Number of salaries quoted 67 127 142
Average salary £30,500 £41,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.60% +24.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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