The table below looks at the statistics for GPRS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GPRS over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
General Packet Radio Service (GPRS)
Rank - 120 120
Permanent jobs citing GPRS 0 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire - 0.29% 0.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 2.12% 1.95%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 2
Average salary - £45,000 £36,537
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +23.16%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,750
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -1.84%
GPRS
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxfordshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
266 236 308
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 16.66% 13.91% 16.64%
Number of salaries quoted 242 211 272
Average salary £41,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £28,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

GPRS
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

GPRS Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

GPRS
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

GPRS Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

GPRS
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 1 (100.00%) GSM
1 1 (100.00%) PSTN
1 1 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) SCADA
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Modbus

GPRS
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 1 (100.00%) GSM
1 1 (100.00%) PSTN
1 1 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Modbus
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) SCADA Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) SCADA
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management