The first table below looks at the demand for GPRS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GPRS over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Tyne and Wear region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
General Packet Radio Service (GPRS)
Rank - 65 -
Permanent jobs citing GPRS 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear - 0.16% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.71% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £25,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £30,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -25.00%
Communications & Networking Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
80 140 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 14.65% 22.47% 12.78%
Number of salaries quoted 71 122 57
Average salary £28,636 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.41% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,232 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
GPRS
North East

GPRS
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

GPRS Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

GPRS
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

GPRS Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear