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

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
General Packet Radio Service (GPRS)
Rank 63 66 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs citing GPRS 3 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.61% 0.16% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.59% 0.69% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £38,500 £70,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-45.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,750 £50,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-24.50% +47.05%
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 Slough region.

Communications & Networking Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
116 145 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 23.77% 23.85% 25.75%
Number of salaries quoted 100 112 128
Average salary £42,000 £44,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.14% +5.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,700 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

GPRS
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

GPRS Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

GPRS
Salary Trend in Slough

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

GPRS Salary Trend in Slough

GPRS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 3 (60.00%) GSM
1 3 (60.00%) UMTS
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) C++
2 2 (40.00%) C
2 2 (40.00%) UNIX
2 2 (40.00%) HTTP
2 2 (40.00%) VPN
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) Internet
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (20.00%) SAN
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (20.00%) Smartphone
3 1 (20.00%) PDA
3 1 (20.00%) VLAN
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) IMAP
3 1 (20.00%) Wireshark
3 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (20.00%) GGSN
3 1 (20.00%) SGSN
3 1 (20.00%) LTE
3 1 (20.00%) MGW
3 1 (20.00%) OpenUP
3 1 (20.00%) Smart Meter
3 1 (20.00%) 4G
3 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills

GPRS
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 3 (60.00%) GSM
1 3 (60.00%) UMTS
2 2 (40.00%) HTTP
2 2 (40.00%) VPN
2 2 (40.00%) Internet
3 1 (20.00%) SAN
3 1 (20.00%) VLAN
3 1 (20.00%) IMAP
3 1 (20.00%) Wireshark
3 1 (20.00%) GGSN
3 1 (20.00%) SGSN
3 1 (20.00%) LTE
3 1 (20.00%) MGW
3 1 (20.00%) 4G
3 1 (20.00%) 3G
3 1 (20.00%) MPLS
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (20.00%) Frame Relay
3 1 (20.00%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) IP Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Mobile Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Escalation Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) MAPI
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) WML
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) XML
1 1 (20.00%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Smartphone
1 1 (20.00%) PDA
1 1 (20.00%) Smart Meter
1 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
1 2 (40.00%) UNIX
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (20.00%) OpenUP
1 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C++
1 2 (40.00%) C
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) CCNA
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) HP
Slough, Berkshire
Telefónica
Posted: 7 days ago
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Telefonica
Salary: Competitive Salary & Benefits
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