The first table below looks at the demand for 3GPP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 3GPP over the 3 months to 25 July 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 Reading region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
3rd Generation Partnership Project (3GPP)
Rank 134 - 134
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing 3GPP 4 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.17% - 0.045%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.55% - 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £54,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-8.25% +21.11%
Communications & Networking Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
733 701 587
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 31.10% 30.95% 26.45%
Number of salaries quoted 403 538 429
Average salary £47,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
3GPP
Berkshire

3GPP
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

3GPP Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

3GPP
Salary Trend in Reading

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

3GPP Salary Trend in Reading

3GPP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Reading region citing 3GPP 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 3GPP.

1 18 (78.26%) Telecoms
2 16 (69.57%) Marketing
3 12 (52.17%) GPRS
3 12 (52.17%) GSM
3 12 (52.17%) UMTS
3 12 (52.17%) WCDMA
4 11 (47.83%) GGSN
4 11 (47.83%) SGSN
4 11 (47.83%) LTE
4 11 (47.83%) Wireless
5 8 (34.78%) Network Architecture
5 8 (34.78%) SWOT Analysis
5 8 (34.78%) Network Security
5 8 (34.78%) IPv6
5 8 (34.78%) Economics
6 6 (26.09%) Huawei
7 3 (13.04%) Degree
7 3 (13.04%) INAP
7 3 (13.04%) 3G
7 3 (13.04%) Project Management
7 3 (13.04%) VoIP
7 3 (13.04%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
7 3 (13.04%) 4G
7 3 (13.04%) Capacity Management
7 3 (13.04%) VoLTE
7 3 (13.04%) Time Management
7 3 (13.04%) SIGTRAN
8 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
8 1 (4.35%) Megaco
8 1 (4.35%) ISUP

3GPP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Reading region citing 3GPP 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 3GPP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 12 (52.17%) GPRS
1 12 (52.17%) GSM
1 12 (52.17%) UMTS
1 12 (52.17%) WCDMA
2 11 (47.83%) Wireless
2 11 (47.83%) GGSN
2 11 (47.83%) SGSN
2 11 (47.83%) LTE
3 8 (34.78%) Network Security
3 8 (34.78%) IPv6
4 3 (13.04%) 3G
4 3 (13.04%) SIGTRAN
4 3 (13.04%) VoIP
4 3 (13.04%) 4G
4 3 (13.04%) VoLTE
4 3 (13.04%) INAP
5 1 (4.35%) MGW
5 1 (4.35%) ATM
5 1 (4.35%) CDMA
5 1 (4.35%) ISDN
General
1 18 (78.26%) Telecoms
2 16 (69.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Architect
1 8 (34.78%) Security Architect
1 8 (34.78%) Network Architect
1 8 (34.78%) Network Security Architect
2 7 (30.43%) Core Network Engineer
2 7 (30.43%) Network Engineer
2 7 (30.43%) Support Engineer
3 6 (26.09%) Network Operator
4 3 (13.04%) Senior Design Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Design Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Technical Support Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Technical Support
4 3 (13.04%) Technical Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Network Support
5 2 (8.70%) Network Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (34.78%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) UNIX
1 1 (4.35%) Windows
1 1 (4.35%) Windows 2000
1 1 (4.35%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) SWOT Analysis
1 8 (34.78%) Network Architecture
2 3 (13.04%) Capacity Management
2 3 (13.04%) Time Management
2 3 (13.04%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) Huawei
2 3 (13.04%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 1 (4.35%) Sybase
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £67000 - £75000 per annum + £6K Car Allow + Bonus to 20%
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