The table below looks at the statistics for 3GPP skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 3GPP over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
3rd Generation Partnership Project (3GPP)
Rank - 226 209
Permanent jobs citing 3GPP 0 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - 0.049% 0.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.29% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 6
Average salary - £70,500 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +52.43%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £54,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -8.25%
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 West region.

Communications & Networking Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1157 1049 841
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 19.69% 17.07% 16.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1000 878 697
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

3GPP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing 3GPP across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

3GPP Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

3GPP
Salary Trend in the South West

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

3GPP Salary Trend in the South West