The table below looks at the statistics for GPRS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GPRS over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
General Packet Radio Service (GPRS)
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 112 146 129
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -17
Permanent jobs citing GPRS 1 3 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.071% 0.14% 0.79%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.24% 0.47% 2.39%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £41,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-10.84% +18.57%

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
425 634 753
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 30.16% 28.95% 33.07%
Number of salaries quoted 271 470 412
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

GPRS
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading region citing GPRS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

GPRS Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

GPRS
Salary Trend in Reading

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

GPRS Salary Trend in Reading

GPRS
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT jobs citing GPRS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Reading region with a requirement for GPRS.

1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (100.00%) GSM
1 2 (100.00%) UMTS
2 1 (50.00%) WCDMA
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) CDMA
2 1 (50.00%) Mitel
2 1 (50.00%) Multimedia
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) GGSN
2 1 (50.00%) SGSN
2 1 (50.00%) Product Management
2 1 (50.00%) VoLTE
2 1 (50.00%) Presales
2 1 (50.00%) VoWiFi
2 1 (50.00%) Value-Added Service

GPRS
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) GSM
1 2 (100.00%) UMTS
2 1 (50.00%) CDMA
2 1 (50.00%) GGSN
2 1 (50.00%) SGSN
2 1 (50.00%) Value-Added Service
2 1 (50.00%) VoLTE
2 1 (50.00%) VoWiFi
2 1 (50.00%) WCDMA
General
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Core Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Presales Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Presales
1 1 (50.00%) Product Management
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Mitel