The table below looks at the statistics 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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
3rd Generation Partnership Project (3GPP)
Rank 121 135 -
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -
Permanent jobs citing 3GPP 24 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.93% 0.16% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.00% 0.53% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £54,000 £45,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -4.25%
3GPP
Berkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
801 761 546
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 30.97% 31.23% 27.34%
Number of salaries quoted 439 532 407
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +7.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 21 October 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 22 (81.48%) Telecoms
2 17 (62.96%) Marketing
3 15 (55.56%) SWOT Analysis
3 15 (55.56%) Network Security
3 15 (55.56%) LTE
3 15 (55.56%) Network Architecture
3 15 (55.56%) Software-Defined Networking
3 15 (55.56%) Economics
3 15 (55.56%) IPv6
4 12 (44.44%) WCDMA
4 12 (44.44%) GPRS
5 11 (40.74%) Wireless
6 8 (29.63%) UMTS
6 8 (29.63%) GSM
7 7 (25.93%) Sybase
7 7 (25.93%) UNIX
7 7 (25.93%) Windows
8 6 (22.22%) Huawei
9 5 (18.52%) Network Design
9 5 (18.52%) GGSN
9 5 (18.52%) SGSN
9 5 (18.52%) CCIE
9 5 (18.52%) CCNP
9 5 (18.52%) CCDP
9 5 (18.52%) CISSP
9 5 (18.52%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (18.52%) MPLS
9 5 (18.52%) Firewall
9 5 (18.52%) JNCIE
10 4 (14.81%) SS7

3GPP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 15 (55.56%) Network Security
1 15 (55.56%) LTE
1 15 (55.56%) Software-Defined Networking
1 15 (55.56%) IPv6
2 12 (44.44%) WCDMA
2 12 (44.44%) GPRS
3 11 (40.74%) Wireless
4 8 (29.63%) UMTS
4 8 (29.63%) GSM
5 5 (18.52%) GGSN
5 5 (18.52%) SGSN
5 5 (18.52%) MPLS
5 5 (18.52%) Firewall
6 4 (14.81%) SS7
6 4 (14.81%) ATM
6 4 (14.81%) CDMA
6 4 (14.81%) ISDN
6 4 (14.81%) PSTN
6 4 (14.81%) SIGTRAN
7 3 (11.11%) MGW
General
1 22 (81.48%) Telecoms
2 17 (62.96%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (55.56%) Network Security Architect
1 15 (55.56%) Security Architect
1 15 (55.56%) Network Architect
1 15 (55.56%) Architect
2 4 (14.81%) Support Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Core Network Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Network Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Network Operator
4 2 (7.41%) Technical Support Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Technical Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Technical Support
4 2 (7.41%) CS Core Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 15 (55.56%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.93%) UNIX
1 7 (25.93%) Windows
2 3 (11.11%) Windows 2000
2 3 (11.11%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (55.56%) SWOT Analysis
1 15 (55.56%) Network Architecture
2 5 (18.52%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) CCIE
1 5 (18.52%) CCNP
1 5 (18.52%) CCDP
1 5 (18.52%) CISSP
1 5 (18.52%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (18.52%) JNCIE
Vendors
1 7 (25.93%) Sybase
2 6 (22.22%) Huawei
3 4 (14.81%) Ericsson
3 4 (14.81%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + £6k Car Allow + Bonus to 20%
Posted: 4 days ago