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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
3rd Generation Partnership Project (3GPP)
Rank 411 418 429
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +11
Permanent jobs citing 3GPP 35 14 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.16% 0.064% 0.073%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.71% 0.30% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 6
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% -
UK excluding London average salary £58,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -5.26%
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
4899 4705 5263
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 22.20% 21.35% 23.98%
Number of salaries quoted 3637 3624 4328
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £26,100
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 21 November 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 +42 35 £35,000 -33.33% 1
3GPP
England

3GPP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 37 (78.72%) Telecoms
2 30 (63.83%) Wireless
3 25 (53.19%) GPRS
4 24 (51.06%) WCDMA
5 23 (48.94%) Marketing
6 18 (38.30%) Windows
6 18 (38.30%) LTE
7 17 (36.17%) Network Security
7 17 (36.17%) Network Architecture
7 17 (36.17%) Sybase
7 17 (36.17%) UNIX
7 17 (36.17%) UMTS
7 17 (36.17%) IPv6
8 16 (34.04%) GSM
8 16 (34.04%) Economics
8 16 (34.04%) SWOT Analysis
8 16 (34.04%) Software-Defined Networking
9 15 (31.91%) Huawei
10 11 (23.40%) GGSN
10 11 (23.40%) SGSN
11 10 (21.28%) SS7
12 9 (19.15%) Ericsson
12 9 (19.15%) Microsoft
12 9 (19.15%) ISDN
12 9 (19.15%) PSTN
12 9 (19.15%) ATM
12 9 (19.15%) CDMA
12 9 (19.15%) SIGTRAN
12 9 (19.15%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
13 8 (17.02%) Windows 2000

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 30 (63.83%) Wireless
2 25 (53.19%) GPRS
3 24 (51.06%) WCDMA
4 18 (38.30%) LTE
5 17 (36.17%) Network Security
5 17 (36.17%) IPv6
5 17 (36.17%) UMTS
6 16 (34.04%) GSM
6 16 (34.04%) Software-Defined Networking
7 11 (23.40%) GGSN
7 11 (23.40%) SGSN
8 10 (21.28%) SS7
9 9 (19.15%) ISDN
9 9 (19.15%) PSTN
9 9 (19.15%) ATM
9 9 (19.15%) CDMA
9 9 (19.15%) SIGTRAN
10 8 (17.02%) Megaco
10 8 (17.02%) ISUP
11 7 (14.89%) MGW
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.13%) SQL Server
General
1 37 (78.72%) Telecoms
2 23 (48.94%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (34.04%) Architect
1 16 (34.04%) Security Architect
1 16 (34.04%) Network Architect
1 16 (34.04%) Network Security Architect
2 9 (19.15%) Network Engineer
3 8 (17.02%) Support Engineer
3 8 (17.02%) Core Network Engineer
4 7 (14.89%) CS Core Engineer
5 6 (12.77%) Technical Support Engineer
5 6 (12.77%) Technical Support
5 6 (12.77%) Technical Engineer
6 4 (8.51%) Product Manager
7 3 (6.38%) Network Operator
8 2 (4.26%) Network Support
8 2 (4.26%) Network Support Engineer
9 1 (2.13%) Test Engineer
9 1 (2.13%) Systems Engineer
9 1 (2.13%) Analyst
9 1 (2.13%) Test Analyst
9 1 (2.13%) Systems Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 16 (34.04%) Economics
2 1 (2.13%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.13%) Smart Meter
2 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 18 (38.30%) Windows
2 17 (36.17%) UNIX
3 8 (17.02%) Windows 2000
3 8 (17.02%) Windows NT
4 1 (2.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (36.17%) Network Architecture
2 16 (34.04%) SWOT Analysis
3 6 (12.77%) Network Design
4 4 (8.51%) Business Development
5 1 (2.13%) Waterfall
5 1 (2.13%) Software Testing
5 1 (2.13%) Project Management
5 1 (2.13%) Regression Testing
5 1 (2.13%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (2.13%) Security Testing
5 1 (2.13%) Test Scripting
5 1 (2.13%) Performance Management
5 1 (2.13%) V-Model
Qualifications
1 6 (12.77%) CCIE
1 6 (12.77%) CCNP
1 6 (12.77%) CCDP
1 6 (12.77%) CISSP
1 6 (12.77%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (12.77%) JNCIE
2 2 (4.26%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (2.13%) Firmware
1 1 (2.13%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.13%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (36.17%) Sybase
2 15 (31.91%) Huawei
3 9 (19.15%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 9 (19.15%) Microsoft
3 9 (19.15%) Ericsson
4 2 (4.26%) HP
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