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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gateway GPRS Support Node (GGSN)
Rank 138 127 137
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +10
Permanent jobs citing GGSN 1 18 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.048% 0.75% 0.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.16% 2.51% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 2
Average salary - £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
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
620 716 727
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 29.50% 29.78% 31.97%
Number of salaries quoted 474 406 518
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 11 February 2016, 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 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) ATM
1 2 (100.00%) GPRS
1 2 (100.00%) GSM
1 2 (100.00%) UMTS
1 2 (100.00%) ISUP
1 2 (100.00%) MGW
1 2 (100.00%) SGSN
2 1 (50.00%) Test Management
2 1 (50.00%) Android
2 1 (50.00%) LTE
2 1 (50.00%) NAS
2 1 (50.00%) SCTP
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (50.00%) 4G
2 1 (50.00%) BlackBerry OS
2 1 (50.00%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (50.00%) M3UA
2 1 (50.00%) VoLTE
2 1 (50.00%) Test Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Diameter Protocol
2 1 (50.00%) Presales
2 1 (50.00%) SCCP
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) IPsec
2 1 (50.00%) Electronics
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) HSDPA

GGSN
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 2 (100.00%) ATM
1 2 (100.00%) GPRS
1 2 (100.00%) GSM
1 2 (100.00%) ISUP
1 2 (100.00%) MGW
1 2 (100.00%) SGSN
1 2 (100.00%) UMTS
2 1 (50.00%) 3G
2 1 (50.00%) ISDN
2 1 (50.00%) Megaco
2 1 (50.00%) PSTN
2 1 (50.00%) SCCP
2 1 (50.00%) SDH
2 1 (50.00%) SMPP
2 1 (50.00%) SMS
2 1 (50.00%) SS7
2 1 (50.00%) TCAP
2 1 (50.00%) Telnet
2 1 (50.00%) VoIP
2 1 (50.00%) WCDMA
General
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Core Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Network Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Network Support
1 1 (50.00%) Network Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Support
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Android
2 1 (50.00%) BlackBerry OS
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 2000
2 1 (50.00%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Presales
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (50.00%) Test Management
1 1 (50.00%) Test Planning
1 1 (50.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Sybase
1 1 (50.00%) Symbian