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 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
General Packet Radio Service (GPRS)
Rank 124 134 128
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -6
Permanent jobs citing GPRS 6 2 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.34% 0.089% 0.55%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.18% 0.31% 1.76%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 5
Median salary £56,750 - £30,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £32,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+46.15% -18.75%
GPRS
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
509 635 740
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 29.22% 28.18% 31.20%
Number of salaries quoted 403 362 456
Median salary £56,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £67,500
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 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, 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 17 (94.44%) GSM
1 17 (94.44%) UMTS
2 16 (88.89%) CDMA
2 16 (88.89%) WCDMA
3 15 (83.33%) ISDN
3 15 (83.33%) PSTN
3 15 (83.33%) 3GPP
3 15 (83.33%) Sybase
3 15 (83.33%) Unix
3 15 (83.33%) ATM
3 15 (83.33%) Telecoms
4 14 (77.78%) Microsoft
4 14 (77.78%) Windows 2000
4 14 (77.78%) Windows NT
4 14 (77.78%) Windows
5 13 (72.22%) GGSN
5 13 (72.22%) SGSN
5 13 (72.22%) VoLTE
6 12 (66.67%) Presales
6 12 (66.67%) VoWiFi
7 9 (50.00%) Degree
8 8 (44.44%) Huawei
9 7 (38.89%) Service Delivery
10 3 (16.67%) Advertising
11 2 (11.11%) Ericsson
11 2 (11.11%) Diameter Protocol
12 1 (5.56%) Mitel
12 1 (5.56%) Multimedia
12 1 (5.56%) Redknee
12 1 (5.56%) Marketing

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 17 (94.44%) GSM
1 17 (94.44%) UMTS
2 16 (88.89%) CDMA
2 16 (88.89%) WCDMA
3 15 (83.33%) 3GPP
3 15 (83.33%) ATM
3 15 (83.33%) ISDN
3 15 (83.33%) PSTN
4 13 (72.22%) GGSN
4 13 (72.22%) SGSN
4 13 (72.22%) VoLTE
5 12 (66.67%) VoWiFi
6 2 (11.11%) Diameter Protocol
7 1 (5.56%) 4G
7 1 (5.56%) MGCP
7 1 (5.56%) MGW
7 1 (5.56%) MVNO
7 1 (5.56%) NGN
7 1 (5.56%) Value-Added Service
7 1 (5.56%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
General
1 15 (83.33%) Telecoms
2 3 (16.67%) Advertising
3 1 (5.56%) French Language
3 1 (5.56%) Marketing
3 1 (5.56%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 15 (83.33%) Core Network Engineer
1 15 (83.33%) Network Engineer
2 7 (38.89%) VoLTE Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Support Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Mobile Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Network Support
4 1 (5.56%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Network Team Leader
4 1 (5.56%) Presales Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Team Leader
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Support
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 15 (83.33%) Unix
2 14 (77.78%) Windows
2 14 (77.78%) Windows 2000
2 14 (77.78%) Windows NT
3 1 (5.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) Presales
2 7 (38.89%) Service Delivery
3 1 (5.56%) Product Management
3 1 (5.56%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 9 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) GMP
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
Vendors
1 15 (83.33%) Sybase
2 14 (77.78%) Microsoft
3 8 (44.44%) Huawei
4 2 (11.11%) Ericsson
5 1 (5.56%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco
5 1 (5.56%) Mitel
5 1 (5.56%) Nokia
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle
5 1 (5.56%) Redknee