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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
3rd Generation Partnership Project (3GPP)
Rank 434 442 420
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -22
Permanent jobs citing 3GPP 7 13 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.034% 0.057% 0.071%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.16% 0.27% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 12
Average salary - £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+44.44% -18.18%
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
4382 4864 5288
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 21.52% 21.22% 23.52%
Number of salaries quoted 3346 3818 4259
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 29 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 - 4 - -
Berkshire -3 2 - - 3
3GPP
England

3GPP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 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 13 (61.90%) Wireless
1 13 (61.90%) Telecoms
2 12 (57.14%) WCDMA
3 11 (52.38%) GPRS
4 10 (47.62%) Windows
5 9 (42.86%) Sybase
5 9 (42.86%) UNIX
5 9 (42.86%) GGSN
6 7 (33.33%) SGSN
6 7 (33.33%) LTE
6 7 (33.33%) Diameter Protocol
7 6 (28.57%) GSM
7 6 (28.57%) UMTS
7 6 (28.57%) Huawei
8 5 (23.81%) Marketing
8 5 (23.81%) Ericsson
8 5 (23.81%) 3G
8 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
8 5 (23.81%) SS7
8 5 (23.81%) MGW
8 5 (23.81%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
8 5 (23.81%) SIGTRAN
9 4 (19.05%) ATM
9 4 (19.05%) CDMA
9 4 (19.05%) ISDN
9 4 (19.05%) PSTN
9 4 (19.05%) Windows 2000
9 4 (19.05%) Windows NT
9 4 (19.05%) Megaco
9 4 (19.05%) ISUP

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

For the 6 months to 29 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 13 (61.90%) Wireless
2 12 (57.14%) WCDMA
3 11 (52.38%) GPRS
4 9 (42.86%) GGSN
5 7 (33.33%) SGSN
5 7 (33.33%) LTE
5 7 (33.33%) Diameter Protocol
6 6 (28.57%) GSM
6 6 (28.57%) UMTS
7 5 (23.81%) 3G
7 5 (23.81%) SS7
7 5 (23.81%) MGW
7 5 (23.81%) SIGTRAN
8 4 (19.05%) ATM
8 4 (19.05%) CDMA
8 4 (19.05%) ISDN
8 4 (19.05%) PSTN
8 4 (19.05%) Megaco
8 4 (19.05%) ISUP
9 3 (14.29%) NGN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) ClearCase
1 1 (4.76%) ClearQuest
General
1 13 (61.90%) Telecoms
2 5 (23.81%) Marketing
3 1 (4.76%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 5 (23.81%) CS Core Engineer
1 5 (23.81%) Research Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) Support Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Technical Support Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Technical Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Technical Support
4 2 (9.52%) Test Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Test Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Network Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Telecoms Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Systems Test Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Test Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Test Leader
5 1 (4.76%) Core Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 10 (47.62%) Windows
2 9 (42.86%) UNIX
3 4 (19.05%) Windows 2000
3 4 (19.05%) Windows NT
4 1 (4.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (14.29%) Service Delivery
1 3 (14.29%) Integration Testing
2 2 (9.52%) Regression Testing
3 1 (4.76%) Validation
3 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (4.76%) Supplier Management
3 1 (4.76%) Software Testing
3 1 (4.76%) WFM
3 1 (4.76%) Workforce Management Optimization
3 1 (4.76%) Performance Testing
3 1 (4.76%) Stress Testing
3 1 (4.76%) Cisco ICM Scripting
3 1 (4.76%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) Python
1 1 (4.76%) C
1 1 (4.76%) C++
1 1 (4.76%) Perl
1 1 (4.76%) SQL
1 1 (4.76%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) ISTQB
1 1 (4.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) Iperf
2 2 (9.52%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (9.52%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (42.86%) Sybase
2 6 (28.57%) Huawei
3 5 (23.81%) Ericsson
3 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
3 5 (23.81%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 2 (9.52%) Panasonic
4 2 (9.52%) Cisco
4 2 (9.52%) Mitel
5 1 (4.76%) HP
5 1 (4.76%) Empirix
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