The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
3rd Generation Partnership Project (3GPP)
Rank 434 422 401
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -21
Permanent jobs citing 3GPP 6 8 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.026% 0.036% 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.12% 0.15% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 33
Average salary - £51,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.51%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-13.63% +22.22%
Communications & Networking Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
4878 5266 5157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 21.50% 23.57% 22.11%
Number of salaries quoted 3765 4166 4282
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
3GPP
England

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 11 July 2014. 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
Berkshire -3 6 - - 2
3GPP
England

3GPP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 33 (78.57%) Telecoms
2 22 (52.38%) LTE
3 20 (47.62%) Marketing
4 17 (40.48%) Wireless
4 17 (40.48%) GPRS
5 16 (38.10%) GSM
5 16 (38.10%) UMTS
5 16 (38.10%) WCDMA
5 16 (38.10%) GGSN
5 16 (38.10%) SGSN
6 11 (26.19%) 3G
6 11 (26.19%) 4G
6 11 (26.19%) VoLTE
7 9 (21.43%) Degree
7 9 (21.43%) Network Architecture
7 9 (21.43%) Capacity Management
8 8 (19.05%) SWOT Analysis
8 8 (19.05%) Economics
8 8 (19.05%) Network Security
8 8 (19.05%) IPv6
9 6 (14.29%) Project Management
9 6 (14.29%) VoIP
9 6 (14.29%) Huawei
10 5 (11.90%) Time Management
10 5 (11.90%) SIGTRAN
10 5 (11.90%) INAP
10 5 (11.90%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
11 4 (9.52%) Wi-Fi
12 3 (7.14%) Linux
12 3 (7.14%) Radio Access Network

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

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 (52.38%) LTE
2 17 (40.48%) Wireless
2 17 (40.48%) GPRS
3 16 (38.10%) GSM
3 16 (38.10%) UMTS
3 16 (38.10%) WCDMA
3 16 (38.10%) GGSN
3 16 (38.10%) SGSN
4 11 (26.19%) 4G
4 11 (26.19%) VoLTE
4 11 (26.19%) 3G
5 8 (19.05%) IPv6
5 8 (19.05%) Network Security
6 6 (14.29%) VoIP
7 5 (11.90%) INAP
7 5 (11.90%) SIGTRAN
8 4 (9.52%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (7.14%) Radio Access Network
10 2 (4.76%) WiMAX
10 2 (4.76%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.76%) MySQL
1 2 (4.76%) Oracle Database
General
1 33 (78.57%) Telecoms
2 20 (47.62%) Marketing
3 2 (4.76%) Billing
4 1 (2.38%) Electronics
4 1 (2.38%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 10 (23.81%) Network Engineer
1 10 (23.81%) Core Network Engineer
2 9 (21.43%) Architect
2 9 (21.43%) Support Engineer
2 9 (21.43%) Design Engineer
3 8 (19.05%) Security Architect
3 8 (19.05%) Network Architect
3 8 (19.05%) Network Operator
3 8 (19.05%) Network Security Architect
4 5 (11.90%) Senior Design Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) Voice Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) Switch Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Technical Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Technical Support Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Technical Support
7 2 (4.76%) Network Support
7 2 (4.76%) Telecoms Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Network Support Engineer
8 1 (2.38%) Research Scientist
8 1 (2.38%) Product Application Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.05%) Economics
2 2 (4.76%) Statistics
3 1 (2.38%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.38%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.14%) Linux
2 2 (4.76%) Solaris
3 1 (2.38%) Windows 2000
3 1 (2.38%) Windows NT
3 1 (2.38%) UNIX
3 1 (2.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (21.43%) Network Architecture
1 9 (21.43%) Capacity Management
2 8 (19.05%) SWOT Analysis
3 6 (14.29%) Project Management
4 5 (11.90%) Time Management
5 3 (7.14%) Product Management
6 2 (4.76%) Network Management
7 1 (2.38%) Service Delivery
7 1 (2.38%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.76%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (21.43%) Degree
2 1 (2.38%) CCNA
2 1 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 6 (14.29%) Huawei
2 5 (11.90%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 2 (4.76%) Oracle
4 1 (2.38%) Sybase
4 1 (2.38%) Microsoft
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £67000 - £75000 per annum + £6K Car Allow + Bonus to 20%
Posted: 23 hours ago