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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 3GPP over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
3rd Generation Partnership Project (3GPP)
Rank 430 454 462
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +8
Permanent jobs citing 3GPP 7 7 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.038% 0.034% 0.056%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.18% 0.16% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 1
Median salary £57,500 - £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £65,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-19.23% +44.44%
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
3850 4462 4932
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 21.10% 21.70% 21.31%
Number of salaries quoted 3146 3410 3861
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

3GPP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region citing 3GPP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing 3GPP across the South East region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

3GPP Salary Histogram in the South East

3GPP
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 3GPP within the South East region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +12 6 £57,500 -
Surrey - 1 £42,500 -
3GPP
England

3GPP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, IT jobs citing 3GPP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for 3GPP.

1 18 (78.26%) GSM
1 18 (78.26%) UMTS
1 18 (78.26%) Telecoms
2 16 (69.57%) PSTN
2 16 (69.57%) ISDN
2 16 (69.57%) ATM
2 16 (69.57%) CDMA
2 16 (69.57%) GPRS
2 16 (69.57%) WCDMA
3 15 (65.22%) Windows NT
3 15 (65.22%) Microsoft
3 15 (65.22%) Sybase
3 15 (65.22%) Unix
3 15 (65.22%) Windows
3 15 (65.22%) Windows 2000
4 13 (56.52%) VoLTE
4 13 (56.52%) Presales
4 13 (56.52%) VoWiFi
5 12 (52.17%) GGSN
5 12 (52.17%) SGSN
5 12 (52.17%) Degree
6 9 (39.13%) Huawei
7 8 (34.78%) Service Delivery
8 4 (17.39%) Network Design
8 4 (17.39%) Cisco
8 4 (17.39%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (13.04%) Linux
9 3 (13.04%) Advertising
9 3 (13.04%) LTE
10 2 (8.70%) Ubuntu

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 18 (78.26%) GSM
1 18 (78.26%) UMTS
2 16 (69.57%) ATM
2 16 (69.57%) CDMA
2 16 (69.57%) GPRS
2 16 (69.57%) ISDN
2 16 (69.57%) PSTN
2 16 (69.57%) WCDMA
3 13 (56.52%) VoLTE
3 13 (56.52%) VoWiFi
4 12 (52.17%) GGSN
4 12 (52.17%) SGSN
5 3 (13.04%) LTE
6 2 (8.70%) Diameter Protocol
6 2 (8.70%) MVNO
6 2 (8.70%) Network Security
6 2 (8.70%) SAN
6 2 (8.70%) SIGTRAN
6 2 (8.70%) SS7
6 2 (8.70%) WLAN
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) CppUnit
1 1 (4.35%) JMeter
General
1 18 (78.26%) Telecoms
2 3 (13.04%) Advertising
3 1 (4.35%) Billing
Job Titles
1 18 (78.26%) Network Engineer
2 16 (69.57%) Core Network Engineer
3 8 (34.78%) VoLTE Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Architect
4 2 (8.70%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Network Security Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Security Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Chief Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Lead Network Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Network Support
5 1 (4.35%) Network Support Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Network Team Leader
5 1 (4.35%) Project Leader
5 1 (4.35%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Switch Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Team Leader
5 1 (4.35%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Telecoms Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.35%) Algorithms
2 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.35%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 15 (65.22%) Unix
1 15 (65.22%) Windows
1 15 (65.22%) Windows 2000
1 15 (65.22%) Windows NT
2 3 (13.04%) Linux
3 2 (8.70%) Debian
3 2 (8.70%) Fedora
3 2 (8.70%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) Presales
2 8 (34.78%) Service Delivery
3 4 (17.39%) Network Design
4 2 (8.70%) Migration
5 1 (4.35%) BPMN
5 1 (4.35%) BPR
5 1 (4.35%) CRM
5 1 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (4.35%) eTOM
5 1 (4.35%) High Availability
5 1 (4.35%) Performance Testing
5 1 (4.35%) Software Testing
5 1 (4.35%) Test Scripting
5 1 (4.35%) TOGAF
5 1 (4.35%) UML
5 1 (4.35%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) Bash Shell
1 1 (4.35%) C++
1 1 (4.35%) Java
1 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (52.17%) Degree
2 4 (17.39%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (8.70%) CCIE
3 2 (8.70%) CCNP
4 1 (4.35%) CCNA
4 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 15 (65.22%) Microsoft
1 15 (65.22%) Sybase
2 9 (39.13%) Huawei
3 4 (17.39%) Cisco
4 2 (8.70%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 2 (8.70%) Ericsson
4 2 (8.70%) Nokia
4 2 (8.70%) Red Hat
5 1 (4.35%) Google