The table below looks at the statistics for GPRS skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GPRS over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
General Packet Radio Service (GPRS)
Rank - 243 254
Permanent jobs citing GPRS 0 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - 0.035% 0.046%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.18% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 1
Median salary - £42,250 £21,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +101.19%
UK excluding London median salary £27,750 £41,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-33.13% +18.57%
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 West region.

Communications & Networking Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
925 1082 1087
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 17.57% 18.83% 16.77%
Number of salaries quoted 759 954 915
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £57,500 £55,450
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

GPRS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West 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 West

GPRS
Salary Trend in the South West

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

GPRS Salary Trend in the South West