The table below looks at the statistics for 3GPP skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 3GPP over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
3rd Generation Partnership Project (3GPP)
Rank 440 424 425
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +1
Permanent jobs citing 3GPP 9 31 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.042% 0.13% 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.19% 0.63% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 19
Average salary - £51,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.36%
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £47,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+31.57% -13.63%
3GPP
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
4658 4887 5382
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 21.90% 20.79% 23.55%
Number of salaries quoted 3487 3817 4311
Average salary £44,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

3GPP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

3GPP Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

3GPP
Salary Trend in the South East

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

3GPP Salary Trend in the South East

3GPP
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 3GPP within the South East region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire - 5 - -
Berkshire -32 3 - - 1
3GPP
England

3GPP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the South East region citing 3GPP 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 3GPP.

1 22 (73.33%) Wireless
2 20 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 20 (66.67%) WCDMA
3 19 (63.33%) GPRS
4 18 (60.00%) Windows
5 16 (53.33%) Sybase
5 16 (53.33%) UNIX
6 12 (40.00%) GGSN
7 11 (36.67%) Huawei
8 10 (33.33%) SS7
8 10 (33.33%) Ericsson
8 10 (33.33%) SGSN
8 10 (33.33%) SIGTRAN
8 10 (33.33%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
9 9 (30.00%) UMTS
9 9 (30.00%) GSM
10 8 (26.67%) Microsoft
10 8 (26.67%) LTE
11 7 (23.33%) MGW
11 7 (23.33%) Marketing
12 6 (20.00%) NGN
12 6 (20.00%) Megaco
12 6 (20.00%) ISUP
12 6 (20.00%) ATM
12 6 (20.00%) CDMA
12 6 (20.00%) ISDN
12 6 (20.00%) PSTN
12 6 (20.00%) Windows 2000
12 6 (20.00%) Windows NT
13 5 (16.67%) 3G

3GPP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the South East region citing 3GPP 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 3GPP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 22 (73.33%) Wireless
2 20 (66.67%) WCDMA
3 19 (63.33%) GPRS
4 12 (40.00%) GGSN
5 10 (33.33%) SS7
5 10 (33.33%) SGSN
5 10 (33.33%) SIGTRAN
6 9 (30.00%) UMTS
6 9 (30.00%) GSM
7 8 (26.67%) LTE
8 7 (23.33%) MGW
9 6 (20.00%) NGN
9 6 (20.00%) Megaco
9 6 (20.00%) ISUP
9 6 (20.00%) ATM
9 6 (20.00%) CDMA
9 6 (20.00%) ISDN
9 6 (20.00%) PSTN
10 5 (16.67%) 3G
11 4 (13.33%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) ClearCase
1 1 (3.33%) ClearQuest
General
1 20 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 7 (23.33%) Marketing
3 1 (3.33%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 10 (33.33%) CS Core Engineer
2 5 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 5 (16.67%) Research Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) Technical Support
3 4 (13.33%) Technical Support Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) Technical Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Test Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Network Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Core Network Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Test Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Systems Test Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Telecoms Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Test Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.33%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 18 (60.00%) Windows
2 16 (53.33%) UNIX
3 6 (20.00%) Windows 2000
3 6 (20.00%) Windows NT
4 2 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (10.00%) Service Delivery
1 3 (10.00%) Regression Testing
1 3 (10.00%) Integration Testing
2 2 (6.67%) Software Testing
3 1 (3.33%) WFM
3 1 (3.33%) Workforce Management Optimization
3 1 (3.33%) Supplier Management
3 1 (3.33%) Validation
3 1 (3.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (3.33%) Performance Testing
3 1 (3.33%) Stress Testing
3 1 (3.33%) Cisco ICM Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.33%) C
1 1 (3.33%) C++
1 1 (3.33%) Perl
1 1 (3.33%) SQL
1 1 (3.33%) VBScript
1 1 (3.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) ISTQB
1 1 (3.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (13.33%) Iperf
2 2 (6.67%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (53.33%) Sybase
2 11 (36.67%) Huawei
3 10 (33.33%) Ericsson
3 10 (33.33%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 8 (26.67%) Microsoft
5 2 (6.67%) Panasonic
5 2 (6.67%) Mitel
5 2 (6.67%) Cisco
5 2 (6.67%) HP
6 1 (3.33%) Empirix
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