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

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
General Packet Radio Service (GPRS)
Rank 207 - 206
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing GPRS 7 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.15% - 0.079%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.73% - 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 4
Average salary £32,500 - £46,250
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £45,000 £34,250
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +31.38%
GPRS
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Surrey region.

Communications & Networking Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
964 874 1081
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 20.96% 17.62% 21.29%
Number of salaries quoted 843 685 857
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

GPRS
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

GPRS Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

GPRS
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

GPRS Salary Trend in Surrey

GPRS
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GPRS within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 31 March 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
Epsom - 4 £32,500 -
GPRS
South East

GPRS
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey region citing GPRS 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 GPRS.

1 8 (66.67%) MySQL
1 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 8 (66.67%) XML
1 8 (66.67%) Windows
1 8 (66.67%) XHTML
1 8 (66.67%) HTML
1 8 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 8 (66.67%) VBScript
1 8 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 8 (66.67%) Internet
1 8 (66.67%) WAP
1 8 (66.67%) Wireless
1 8 (66.67%) Telecoms
1 8 (66.67%) Streaming Video
2 7 (58.33%) Windows XP
3 6 (50.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 6 (50.00%) HTTP
4 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (41.67%) Windows 7
5 4 (33.33%) Apple iOS
5 4 (33.33%) Mobile App
5 4 (33.33%) Android
5 4 (33.33%) Project Management
5 4 (33.33%) VB
5 4 (33.33%) GSM
6 3 (25.00%) Degree
6 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
7 2 (16.67%) SMS

GPRS
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey region citing GPRS 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 GPRS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 8 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 8 (66.67%) Internet
1 8 (66.67%) Wireless
2 6 (50.00%) HTTP
3 4 (33.33%) GSM
4 2 (16.67%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (66.67%) MySQL
1 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (66.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Consultant
1 8 (66.67%) Technical Consultant
2 5 (41.67%) Support Consultant
2 5 (41.67%) Technical Support Consultant
2 5 (41.67%) Technical Support
3 4 (33.33%) Mobile Tester
3 4 (33.33%) Applications Tester
3 4 (33.33%) Coordinator
3 4 (33.33%) Tester
4 3 (25.00%) Senior Consultant
4 3 (25.00%) Senior Technical Consultant
5 2 (16.67%) Sales Consultant
6 1 (8.33%) Pre Sales Consultant
6 1 (8.33%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (66.67%) HTML
1 8 (66.67%) XML
1 8 (66.67%) XHTML
1 8 (66.67%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (66.67%) Streaming Video
2 4 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Windows
2 7 (58.33%) Windows XP
3 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (41.67%) Windows 7
4 4 (33.33%) Apple iOS
4 4 (33.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 8 (66.67%) VBScript
2 4 (33.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 6 (50.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)