The table below looks at the statistics for GPRS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Rugby region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GPRS over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
General Packet Radio Service (GPRS)
Rank 8 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing GPRS 10 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rugby 14.08% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.64% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £37,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £48,750 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-24.10% +45.52%
GPRS
Warwickshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Rugby region.

Communications & Networking Category
Rugby
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
39 9 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rugby 54.93% 15.00% 28.30%
Number of salaries quoted 18 9 15
Average salary £34,000 £20,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+70.00% -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,080 £17,900 £24,300
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

GPRS
Jobs Demand Trend in Rugby

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

GPRS Jobs Demand Trend in Rugby

GPRS
Salary Trend in Rugby

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

GPRS Salary Trend in Rugby

GPRS
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Rugby

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Rugby region citing GPRS 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 GPRS.

1 10 (100.00%) ITIL
1 10 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 10 (100.00%) Degree
1 10 (100.00%) 4G
2 9 (90.00%) Resource Management
2 9 (90.00%) Security Cleared
3 6 (60.00%) Mobile App
3 6 (60.00%) PRINCE2
3 6 (60.00%) Windows
3 6 (60.00%) VPN
3 6 (60.00%) Cisco
4 5 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (50.00%) Internet
4 5 (50.00%) Statistics
4 5 (50.00%) SQL
4 5 (50.00%) HND
4 5 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (40.00%) HNC
5 4 (40.00%) TETRA
5 4 (40.00%) Configuration Management
5 4 (40.00%) Project Management
5 4 (40.00%) Service Management
6 1 (10.00%) SQL Server

GPRS
Top Related IT Skills in Rugby by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Rugby region citing GPRS 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 GPRS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) 4G
2 6 (60.00%) VPN
3 5 (50.00%) Internet
4 4 (40.00%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Technical Specialist
2 4 (40.00%) Configuration Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Mobile App
2 5 (50.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) ITIL
2 9 (90.00%) Resource Management
3 6 (60.00%) PRINCE2
4 5 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (40.00%) Configuration Management
5 4 (40.00%) Project Management
5 4 (40.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) Degree
2 9 (90.00%) Security Cleared
3 5 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (50.00%) HND
4 4 (40.00%) HNC
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Cisco
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