The table below looks at the statistics for 3GPP skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 3GPP over the 3 months to 23 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
3rd Generation Partnership Project (3GPP)
Rank 900 937 937
Rank change year-on-year
+37 0
Permanent jobs citing 3GPP 20 27 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% 0.025% 0.050%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.12% 0.15% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 15 20 46
Median salary £51,000 £52,500 £53,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -2.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,100 £45,000 £41,250
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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

Communications & Networking Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
16548 18207 20903
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.84% 16.80% 18.10%
Number of salaries quoted 13690 15079 16538
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,708 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

3GPP
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing 3GPP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

3GPP Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

3GPP
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing 3GPP within the UK.

3GPP Salary Trend in the UK

3GPP
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing 3GPP over the 3 months to 23 August 2016 within the UK.

3GPP Salary Histogram in the UK

3GPP
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 3GPP within the UK over the 3 months to 23 August 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
England +21 20 £51,000 -2.85% 3
London +31 12 £51,000 -7.27%
South East +34 7 £46,250 +2.77%
Berkshire +10 5 - -
Reading +18 4 - -
City of London +64 1 £49,000 -21.60%
East of England +20 1 £55,000 +10.00% 2
Cambridge - 1 £55,000 -
Woking - 1 £45,000 -
Portsmouth - 1 £47,500 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £55,000 - 1
Hampshire - 1 £47,500 -
Surrey - 1 £45,000 -

3GPP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 August 2016, IT jobs citing 3GPP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for 3GPP.

1 43 (78.18%) Telecoms
2 25 (45.45%) Degree
3 19 (34.55%) Linux
4 14 (25.45%) HTTP
5 13 (23.64%) Cisco
5 13 (23.64%) Project Management
5 13 (23.64%) Radio Access Network
6 12 (21.82%) LTE
6 12 (21.82%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (21.82%) UMTS
6 12 (21.82%) DVB
6 12 (21.82%) GSM
7 11 (20.00%) MPLS
7 11 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
7 11 (20.00%) TDMA
7 11 (20.00%) Billing
7 11 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
7 11 (20.00%) Requirements Management
8 10 (18.18%) Network Security
8 10 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
8 10 (18.18%) Capacity Management
8 10 (18.18%) High Availability
8 10 (18.18%) NX-OS
8 10 (18.18%) Diameter Protocol
8 10 (18.18%) Multicast
8 10 (18.18%) KVM
8 10 (18.18%) VoLTE
8 10 (18.18%) VMware
8 10 (18.18%) CCNP
8 10 (18.18%) DNS

3GPP
Top Related IT Skills 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 (3.64%) JBoss
1 2 (3.64%) Oracle Application Server
1 2 (3.64%) Tomcat
1 2 (3.64%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (1.82%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.82%) MS Office
1 1 (1.82%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (25.45%) HTTP
2 13 (23.64%) Radio Access Network
3 12 (21.82%) DVB
3 12 (21.82%) GSM
3 12 (21.82%) LTE
3 12 (21.82%) UMTS
4 11 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
4 11 (20.00%) MPLS
4 11 (20.00%) TDMA
5 10 (18.18%) BGP
5 10 (18.18%) DHCP
5 10 (18.18%) Diameter Protocol
5 10 (18.18%) DNS
5 10 (18.18%) FTP
5 10 (18.18%) GPRS
5 10 (18.18%) HTTPS
5 10 (18.18%) Multicast
5 10 (18.18%) Network Security
5 10 (18.18%) NX-OS
5 10 (18.18%) VoLTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.73%) MySQL
2 5 (9.09%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Cucumber
1 2 (3.64%) JMeter
2 1 (1.82%) Bugzilla
2 1 (1.82%) CppUnit
2 1 (1.82%) GCC
2 1 (1.82%) JIRA
General
1 43 (78.18%) Telecoms
2 11 (20.00%) Billing
3 3 (5.45%) Aerospace
4 2 (3.64%) Advertising
4 2 (3.64%) Banking
5 1 (1.82%) Avionics
5 1 (1.82%) Finance
5 1 (1.82%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.82%) Military
Job Titles
1 17 (30.91%) Network Engineer
2 9 (16.36%) IP Network Engineer
2 9 (16.36%) Telecoms Engineer
3 8 (14.55%) Consultant
4 7 (12.73%) Core Network Engineer
4 7 (12.73%) Network Manager
4 7 (12.73%) Network Operations Manager
5 6 (10.91%) Support Engineer
6 5 (9.09%) Architect
6 5 (9.09%) Cisco Engineer
6 5 (9.09%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 5 (9.09%) Lead Network Engineer
6 5 (9.09%) Support Consultant
6 5 (9.09%) Telecoms Consultant
6 5 (9.09%) Telecoms Support Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) Systems Architect
7 3 (5.45%) Test Leader
8 2 (3.64%) Software Consultant
8 2 (3.64%) Test Engineer
8 2 (3.64%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.09%) SOAP
2 2 (3.64%) ActiveMQ
2 2 (3.64%) Apache Camel
2 2 (3.64%) Apache CXF
2 2 (3.64%) Apache Wicket
2 2 (3.64%) OpenID
2 2 (3.64%) RESTful
2 2 (3.64%) SAML
2 2 (3.64%) Spring
2 2 (3.64%) Spring Integration
2 2 (3.64%) Spring MVC
2 2 (3.64%) XML
3 1 (1.82%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 12 (21.82%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.45%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.45%) Smartphone
4 2 (3.64%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.82%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.82%) Streaming Video
5 1 (1.82%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 19 (34.55%) Linux
2 6 (10.91%) Unix
2 6 (10.91%) Windows
2 6 (10.91%) Windows 2000
2 6 (10.91%) Windows NT
3 5 (9.09%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (23.64%) Project Management
2 11 (20.00%) Requirements Management
3 10 (18.18%) Capacity Management
3 10 (18.18%) High Availability
4 9 (16.36%) Change Control
4 9 (16.36%) Configuration Management
4 9 (16.36%) Matrix Organization
5 7 (12.73%) Business Analysis
5 7 (12.73%) CRM
6 6 (10.91%) BPR
6 6 (10.91%) eTOM
6 6 (10.91%) Service Delivery
7 5 (9.09%) Business Development
7 5 (9.09%) Presales
7 5 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (9.09%) Workflow
8 3 (5.45%) Defect Management
8 3 (5.45%) Mentoring
8 3 (5.45%) Test Planning
8 3 (5.45%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 10 (18.18%) Tcl
2 7 (12.73%) Java
3 4 (7.27%) C++
4 3 (5.45%) Bash Shell
4 3 (5.45%) Python
5 2 (3.64%) C
5 2 (3.64%) SQL
6 1 (1.82%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 25 (45.45%) Degree
2 11 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (18.18%) CCNP
4 3 (5.45%) ISEB
4 3 (5.45%) ISTQB
4 3 (5.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
System Software
1 10 (18.18%) KVM
1 10 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.82%) Firmware
Vendors
1 13 (23.64%) Cisco
2 10 (18.18%) VMware
3 7 (12.73%) Oracle
4 6 (10.91%) Microsoft
4 6 (10.91%) Sybase
5 3 (5.45%) HP
5 3 (5.45%) Huawei
6 2 (3.64%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 2 (3.64%) Ericsson
6 2 (3.64%) Nokia
6 2 (3.64%) Samsung
7 1 (1.82%) Google
7 1 (1.82%) Juniper
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