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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Gateway GPRS Support Node (GGSN)
Rank 133 137 125
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -12
Permanent jobs citing GGSN 5 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.22% 0.16% 0.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.83% 0.53% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 7
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +9.37%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £48,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +9.37%
GGSN
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
599 748 686
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 26.79% 29.93% 30.11%
Number of salaries quoted 416 419 509
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,700 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

GGSN
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

GGSN Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

GGSN
Salary Trend in Reading

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

GGSN Salary Trend in Reading

GGSN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Reading region citing GGSN 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 GGSN.

1 10 (100.00%) SGSN
2 7 (70.00%) GPRS
3 6 (60.00%) Ericsson
3 6 (60.00%) Nokia
3 6 (60.00%) Huawei
3 6 (60.00%) Diameter Protocol
4 5 (50.00%) MVNO
4 5 (50.00%) WAP
4 5 (50.00%) DNS
5 3 (30.00%) Wireless
5 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
6 2 (20.00%) MGW
6 2 (20.00%) WCDMA
6 2 (20.00%) 3GPP
6 2 (20.00%) UMTS
6 2 (20.00%) GSM
7 1 (10.00%) ISDN
7 1 (10.00%) PSTN
7 1 (10.00%) Sybase
7 1 (10.00%) UNIX
7 1 (10.00%) Windows
7 1 (10.00%) Windows 2000
7 1 (10.00%) Windows NT
7 1 (10.00%) ATM
7 1 (10.00%) CDMA
7 1 (10.00%) 3G
7 1 (10.00%) MGCP
7 1 (10.00%) SS7
7 1 (10.00%) Megaco
7 1 (10.00%) ISUP

GGSN
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Reading region citing GGSN 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 GGSN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) SGSN
2 7 (70.00%) GPRS
3 6 (60.00%) Diameter Protocol
4 5 (50.00%) MVNO
4 5 (50.00%) DNS
5 3 (30.00%) Wireless
6 2 (20.00%) MGW
6 2 (20.00%) GSM
6 2 (20.00%) 3GPP
6 2 (20.00%) UMTS
6 2 (20.00%) WCDMA
7 1 (10.00%) ATM
7 1 (10.00%) CDMA
7 1 (10.00%) ISDN
7 1 (10.00%) PSTN
7 1 (10.00%) 4G
7 1 (10.00%) NGN
7 1 (10.00%) 3G
7 1 (10.00%) MGCP
7 1 (10.00%) SS7
General
1 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (10.00%) Multimedia
2 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Core Network Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) CS Core Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Support
2 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) WAP
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) UNIX
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows 2000
1 1 (10.00%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Ericsson
1 6 (60.00%) Nokia
1 6 (60.00%) Huawei
2 1 (10.00%) Sybase
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft