The table below looks at the statistics for GPRS skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GPRS over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
General Packet Radio Service (GPRS)
Rank - 239 -
Permanent jobs citing GPRS 0 16 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - 0.25% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 1.68% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 11 0
Median salary - £37,500 -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
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 West region.

Communications & Networking Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
887 951 1056
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 15.87% 14.80% 14.96%
Number of salaries quoted 753 759 874
Median salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

GPRS
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West 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 West

GPRS
Salary Trend in the North West

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

GPRS Salary Trend in the North West

GPRS
Top 28 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 West region with a requirement for GPRS.

1 1 (100.00%) GSM
1 1 (100.00%) UMTS
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) Ericsson
1 1 (100.00%) Nokia
1 1 (100.00%) 3G
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) ISUP
1 1 (100.00%) INAP
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) 2G
1 1 (100.00%) Network Design
1 1 (100.00%) Network Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Huawei
1 1 (100.00%) RANAP
1 1 (100.00%) LTE
1 1 (100.00%) MGW
1 1 (100.00%) Network Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) 4G
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) VoLTE
1 1 (100.00%) Diameter Protocol
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Optimisation
1 1 (100.00%) VoWiFi
1 1 (100.00%) Value-Added Service

GPRS
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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%) 2G
1 1 (100.00%) 3G
1 1 (100.00%) 4G
1 1 (100.00%) Diameter Protocol
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) GSM
1 1 (100.00%) INAP
1 1 (100.00%) ISUP
1 1 (100.00%) LTE
1 1 (100.00%) MGW
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) RANAP
1 1 (100.00%) UMTS
1 1 (100.00%) Value-Added Service
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) VoLTE
1 1 (100.00%) VoWiFi
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Core Network Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Network Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Network Design Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Network Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Network Design
1 1 (100.00%) Network Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Optimisation
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Ericsson
1 1 (100.00%) Huawei
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) Nokia
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