The table below looks at the statistics for GPRS skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GPRS over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
General Packet Radio Service (GPRS)
Rank 428 444 426
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -18
Permanent jobs citing GPRS 25 15 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.14% 0.073% 0.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.63% 0.33% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 14 7 26
Median salary £57,500 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+76.92% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £29,300 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £42,400 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £32,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+46.15% -18.75%
GPRS
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
3941 4495 4890
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 21.30% 21.81% 21.30%
Number of salaries quoted 3238 3429 3834
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%

GPRS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region citing GPRS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

GPRS Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

GPRS
Salary Trend in the South East

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

GPRS Salary Trend in the South East

GPRS
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GPRS across the South East region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

GPRS Salary Histogram in the South East

GPRS
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 GPRS within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 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 +19 16 £58,750 +37.42% 1
Surrey +6 5 - -
Buckinghamshire +25 2 £50,000 +104.08%
East Sussex - 1 £47,500 -
Hampshire - 1 £45,000 - 1
GPRS
England

GPRS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT jobs citing GPRS 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 GPRS.

1 30 (65.22%) GSM
1 30 (65.22%) Telecoms
2 24 (52.17%) Windows
3 23 (50.00%) PSTN
4 22 (47.83%) UMTS
5 20 (43.48%) Degree
6 19 (41.30%) 3G
7 17 (36.96%) ISDN
7 17 (36.96%) CDMA
7 17 (36.96%) WCDMA
8 16 (34.78%) 3GPP
8 16 (34.78%) ATM
8 16 (34.78%) Unix
8 16 (34.78%) Sybase
8 16 (34.78%) Electronics
9 15 (32.61%) Windows 2000
9 15 (32.61%) Windows NT
9 15 (32.61%) Microsoft
10 13 (28.26%) Project Management
10 13 (28.26%) Service Delivery
10 13 (28.26%) LTE
10 13 (28.26%) GGSN
10 13 (28.26%) SGSN
10 13 (28.26%) VoLTE
10 13 (28.26%) Presales
11 12 (26.09%) VoWiFi
12 10 (21.74%) 4G
12 10 (21.74%) Internet
13 9 (19.57%) Cisco Certification
13 9 (19.57%) XML

GPRS
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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.35%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) AutoCAD
Communications & Networking
1 30 (65.22%) GSM
2 23 (50.00%) PSTN
3 22 (47.83%) UMTS
4 19 (41.30%) 3G
5 17 (36.96%) CDMA
5 17 (36.96%) ISDN
5 17 (36.96%) WCDMA
6 16 (34.78%) 3GPP
6 16 (34.78%) ATM
7 13 (28.26%) GGSN
7 13 (28.26%) LTE
7 13 (28.26%) SGSN
7 13 (28.26%) VoLTE
8 12 (26.09%) VoWiFi
9 10 (21.74%) 4G
9 10 (21.74%) Internet
10 9 (19.57%) 2G
11 8 (17.39%) Firewall
12 7 (15.22%) HSPA
13 6 (13.04%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.22%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.04%) Oracle Database
2 6 (13.04%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (13.04%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (4.35%) Big Data
3 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Git (software)
General
1 30 (65.22%) Telecoms
2 16 (34.78%) Electronics
3 8 (17.39%) Automotive
4 5 (10.87%) Finance
5 3 (6.52%) Advertising
6 2 (4.35%) Back Office
6 2 (4.35%) Retail
7 1 (2.17%) French Language
7 1 (2.17%) Marketing
7 1 (2.17%) Military
7 1 (2.17%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 17 (36.96%) Network Engineer
2 16 (34.78%) Core Network Engineer
3 8 (17.39%) Support Engineer
4 7 (15.22%) Architect
4 7 (15.22%) Technical Engineer
4 7 (15.22%) VoLTE Engineer
5 6 (13.04%) Technical Support
5 6 (13.04%) Technical Support Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) BSS Architect
6 3 (6.52%) Infrastructure Architect
6 3 (6.52%) Test Leader
7 2 (4.35%) BSS Solutions Architect
7 2 (4.35%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
7 2 (4.35%) Network Support
7 2 (4.35%) Network Support Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Presales Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Senior Web Applications Developer
7 2 (4.35%) Senior Web Developer
7 2 (4.35%) Team Leader
7 2 (4.35%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (19.57%) HTML
1 9 (19.57%) XML
2 2 (4.35%) CSS
2 2 (4.35%) Doctrine
2 2 (4.35%) jQuery
2 2 (4.35%) JSON
2 2 (4.35%) OAuth
2 2 (4.35%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (4.35%) REST
2 2 (4.35%) SOAP
2 2 (4.35%) Symfony
2 2 (4.35%) Twig
3 1 (2.17%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.22%) Web 2.0
2 6 (13.04%) Algorithms
2 6 (13.04%) Machine to Machine
3 4 (8.70%) Cybercrime
3 4 (8.70%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 3 (6.52%) Computer Science
5 2 (4.35%) EPoS
5 2 (4.35%) Management Information System
5 2 (4.35%) Physics
5 2 (4.35%) Smart Meter
6 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.17%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 24 (52.17%) Windows
2 16 (34.78%) Unix
3 15 (32.61%) Windows 2000
3 15 (32.61%) Windows NT
4 7 (15.22%) Linux
5 6 (13.04%) Windows Server
5 6 (13.04%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (10.87%) Windows 7
6 5 (10.87%) Windows XP
7 1 (2.17%) Android
7 1 (2.17%) Apple iOS
7 1 (2.17%) Solaris
7 1 (2.17%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (2.17%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (28.26%) Presales
1 13 (28.26%) Project Management
1 13 (28.26%) Service Delivery
2 8 (17.39%) Network Design
2 8 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (15.22%) Performance Management
4 6 (13.04%) PRINCE2
5 4 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (8.70%) Cybersecurity
5 4 (8.70%) Digital Signal Processing
5 4 (8.70%) Signal Processing
6 2 (4.35%) Analytics
6 2 (4.35%) API Integration
6 2 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (4.35%) Load Balancing
6 2 (4.35%) MVC
6 2 (4.35%) OO
6 2 (4.35%) OO PHP
6 2 (4.35%) Product Management
6 2 (4.35%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 9 (19.57%) C
2 3 (6.52%) C++
2 3 (6.52%) SQL
3 2 (4.35%) JavaScript
3 2 (4.35%) PHP
3 2 (4.35%) PHP 5
4 1 (2.17%) C#
4 1 (2.17%) Embedded C
4 1 (2.17%) VC++
Qualifications
1 20 (43.48%) Degree
2 9 (19.57%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (13.04%) CCIE
3 6 (13.04%) Security Cleared
4 5 (10.87%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.17%) ISEB
5 1 (2.17%) ISTQB
5 1 (2.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (2.17%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) GMP
1 1 (2.17%) ISO 9001
1 1 (2.17%) QA
1 1 (2.17%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (10.87%) Active Directory
1 5 (10.87%) VMware ESX
1 5 (10.87%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 16 (34.78%) Sybase
2 15 (32.61%) Microsoft
3 8 (17.39%) HP
3 8 (17.39%) Huawei
4 6 (13.04%) Oracle
5 5 (10.87%) Dell
5 5 (10.87%) EMC
5 5 (10.87%) VMware
6 4 (8.70%) Cisco
7 2 (4.35%) Ericsson
7 2 (4.35%) Nokia
8 1 (2.17%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 1 (2.17%) CheckPoint
8 1 (2.17%) IronPort
8 1 (2.17%) Mitel
8 1 (2.17%) Palo Alto
8 1 (2.17%) Redknee
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