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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
3rd Generation Partnership Project (3GPP)
Rank 120 147 124
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -23
Permanent jobs citing 3GPP 14 3 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.74% 0.12% 0.78%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.45% 0.40% 2.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 3
Average salary £57,500 £43,500 £51,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.18% -15.53%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
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
572 755 749
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 30.20% 30.78% 30.79%
Number of salaries quoted 465 400 489
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 30 April 2016, 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 14 (66.67%) ATM
1 14 (66.67%) CDMA
1 14 (66.67%) GPRS
1 14 (66.67%) GSM
1 14 (66.67%) ISDN
1 14 (66.67%) PSTN
1 14 (66.67%) UMTS
1 14 (66.67%) WCDMA
2 13 (61.90%) GGSN
2 13 (61.90%) SGSN
2 13 (61.90%) VoLTE
2 13 (61.90%) Presales
2 13 (61.90%) VoWiFi
2 13 (61.90%) Microsoft
2 13 (61.90%) Windows 2000
2 13 (61.90%) Windows NT
2 13 (61.90%) Sybase
2 13 (61.90%) Unix
2 13 (61.90%) Windows
3 11 (52.38%) Telecoms
4 9 (42.86%) Huawei
4 9 (42.86%) Degree
5 8 (38.10%) Cisco
6 7 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (28.57%) SAN
7 6 (28.57%) Red Hat
7 6 (28.57%) Migration
7 6 (28.57%) Debian
7 6 (28.57%) Fedora
7 6 (28.57%) CCIE

3GPP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 14 (66.67%) ATM
1 14 (66.67%) CDMA
1 14 (66.67%) GPRS
1 14 (66.67%) GSM
1 14 (66.67%) ISDN
1 14 (66.67%) PSTN
1 14 (66.67%) UMTS
1 14 (66.67%) WCDMA
2 13 (61.90%) GGSN
2 13 (61.90%) SGSN
2 13 (61.90%) VoLTE
2 13 (61.90%) VoWiFi
3 6 (28.57%) Diameter Protocol
3 6 (28.57%) Network Security
3 6 (28.57%) SAN
3 6 (28.57%) WLAN
4 1 (4.76%) ISUP
4 1 (4.76%) Megaco
4 1 (4.76%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (4.76%) Wireless
General
1 11 (52.38%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.76%) Advertising
2 1 (4.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (95.24%) Network Engineer
2 14 (66.67%) Core Network Engineer
3 8 (38.10%) VoLTE Engineer
4 6 (28.57%) Linux Engineer
4 6 (28.57%) Network Security Engineer
4 6 (28.57%) Security Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Network Support
6 1 (4.76%) Network Support Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Network Team Leader
6 1 (4.76%) Support Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Team Leader
6 1 (4.76%) Technical Support
6 1 (4.76%) Technical Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 13 (61.90%) Unix
1 13 (61.90%) Windows
1 13 (61.90%) Windows 2000
1 13 (61.90%) Windows NT
2 6 (28.57%) Debian
2 6 (28.57%) Fedora
2 6 (28.57%) Linux
2 6 (28.57%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) Presales
2 6 (28.57%) Migration
2 6 (28.57%) Network Design
3 5 (23.81%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 9 (42.86%) Degree
2 7 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (28.57%) CCIE
3 6 (28.57%) CCNP
Vendors
1 13 (61.90%) Microsoft
1 13 (61.90%) Sybase
2 9 (42.86%) Huawei
3 8 (38.10%) Cisco
4 6 (28.57%) Red Hat
5 2 (9.52%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 2 (9.52%) Ericsson
5 2 (9.52%) Nokia
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