The table below looks at the statistics for GGSN skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GGSN over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gateway GPRS Support Node (GGSN)
Rank 916 959 975
Rank change year-on-year
+43 +16
Permanent jobs citing GGSN 32 12 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.031% 0.011% 0.020%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.18% 0.059% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 17 3 9
Average salary £50,000 £37,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.13% -7.50%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £37,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+35.13% -17.77%

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
17875 20204 20542
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.30% 18.26% 17.14%
Number of salaries quoted 14821 16004 16245
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

GGSN
Jobs Demand Trend

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

GGSN Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

GGSN
Salary Trend

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

GGSN Salary Trend in the UK

GGSN
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GGSN over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 within the UK.

GGSN Salary Histogram in the UK

GGSN
Top 17 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GGSN within the UK over the 3 months to 30 April 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
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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
England +25 31 £50,000 +35.13% 1
South East +42 28 £50,000 +35.13% 1
Berkshire +35 28 £50,000 +35.13% 1
Reading +26 16 £47,500 +9.19% 1
Newbury +11 13 £50,000 +42.85%
Leeds - 11 £50,000 -
West Yorkshire - 11 £50,000 -
Birmingham - 11 £50,000 -
Yorkshire - 11 £50,000 -
West Midlands - 11 £50,000 -
East of England - 1 £47,500 -
South West - 1 £42,500 -
London - 1 £45,000 -
East Sussex - 1 £47,500 -
Brighton - 1 £47,500 -
Bristol - 1 £42,500 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £47,500 -

GGSN
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing GGSN 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 GGSN.

1 52 (98.11%) SGSN
2 48 (90.57%) Telecoms
3 33 (62.26%) VoLTE
4 32 (60.38%) ATM
5 31 (58.49%) VoWiFi
6 26 (49.06%) Ericsson
7 25 (47.17%) Network Architecture
8 21 (39.62%) 4G
8 21 (39.62%) SS7
9 20 (37.74%) Juniper
10 19 (35.85%) 3G
10 19 (35.85%) SDH
10 19 (35.85%) Ethernet
10 19 (35.85%) VPN
11 18 (33.96%) Network Design
11 18 (33.96%) Redback
11 18 (33.96%) Frame Relay
11 18 (33.96%) HSRP
11 18 (33.96%) TCP/IP
11 18 (33.96%) Packet Switching
11 18 (33.96%) SONET
11 18 (33.96%) MPLS
11 18 (33.96%) OSPF
11 18 (33.96%) BGP
11 18 (33.96%) VRRP
11 18 (33.96%) RSVP
12 16 (30.19%) GPRS
13 15 (28.30%) Unix
13 15 (28.30%) Huawei
14 14 (26.42%) GSM

GGSN
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing GGSN 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 GGSN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (15.09%) Apache
2 2 (3.77%) SharePoint Server
Cloud Services
1 9 (16.98%) PaaS
2 1 (1.89%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 52 (98.11%) SGSN
2 33 (62.26%) VoLTE
3 32 (60.38%) ATM
4 31 (58.49%) VoWiFi
5 21 (39.62%) 4G
5 21 (39.62%) SS7
6 19 (35.85%) 3G
6 19 (35.85%) Ethernet
6 19 (35.85%) SDH
6 19 (35.85%) VPN
7 18 (33.96%) BGP
7 18 (33.96%) Frame Relay
7 18 (33.96%) HSRP
7 18 (33.96%) MPLS
7 18 (33.96%) OSPF
7 18 (33.96%) Packet Switching
7 18 (33.96%) RSVP
7 18 (33.96%) SONET
7 18 (33.96%) TCP/IP
7 18 (33.96%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (15.09%) Big Data
1 8 (15.09%) Data Mining
General
1 48 (90.57%) Telecoms
2 9 (16.98%) Marketing
3 8 (15.09%) Advertising
4 1 (1.89%) Electronics
4 1 (1.89%) Legal
Job Titles
1 19 (35.85%) Ericsson Engineer
2 18 (33.96%) Design Engineer
3 17 (32.08%) Implementation Engineer
4 14 (26.42%) Core Network Engineer
4 14 (26.42%) Network Engineer
5 9 (16.98%) Project Manager
6 8 (15.09%) Technical Manager
6 8 (15.09%) Technical Project Manager
7 7 (13.21%) VoLTE Engineer
8 5 (9.43%) Mobile Engineer
9 2 (3.77%) Architect
9 2 (3.77%) Data Engineer
9 2 (3.77%) Senior Data Engineer
9 2 (3.77%) Support Engineer
9 2 (3.77%) Technical Engineer
10 1 (1.89%) Analyst
10 1 (1.89%) Senior Analyst
10 1 (1.89%) Technical Support
10 1 (1.89%) Technical Support Engineer
10 1 (1.89%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.89%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (1.89%) Blackberry
1 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 15 (28.30%) Unix
2 12 (22.64%) Windows
2 12 (22.64%) Windows 2000
2 12 (22.64%) Windows NT
3 3 (5.66%) Solaris
4 1 (1.89%) Android
4 1 (1.89%) BlackBerry OS
4 1 (1.89%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (47.17%) Network Architecture
2 18 (33.96%) Network Design
3 12 (22.64%) Presales
4 9 (16.98%) Project Management
5 8 (15.09%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (15.09%) E-Commerce
5 8 (15.09%) Mobile Marketing
6 4 (7.55%) Service Delivery
6 4 (7.55%) Strategic Planning
7 1 (1.89%) PRINCE2
7 1 (1.89%) Programme Management
7 1 (1.89%) Risk Assessment
7 1 (1.89%) Security Architecture
7 1 (1.89%) Security Hardening
7 1 (1.89%) SOA
7 1 (1.89%) Speech Recognition
7 1 (1.89%) Test Automation
7 1 (1.89%) Test Management
7 1 (1.89%) Test Planning
7 1 (1.89%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.89%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (20.75%) Degree
2 1 (1.89%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.89%) CISSP
2 1 (1.89%) PMI Certification
2 1 (1.89%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.77%) SLA
2 1 (1.89%) GMP
2 1 (1.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (1.89%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 26 (49.06%) Ericsson
2 20 (37.74%) Juniper
3 18 (33.96%) Redback
4 15 (28.30%) Huawei
5 12 (22.64%) Microsoft
5 12 (22.64%) Sybase
6 8 (15.09%) IBM
7 4 (7.55%) Cisco
7 4 (7.55%) Nokia
7 4 (7.55%) Nokia Networks
8 2 (3.77%) Alcatel-Lucent
9 1 (1.89%) GENBAND
9 1 (1.89%) HP
9 1 (1.89%) Redknee
9 1 (1.89%) Symbian
9 1 (1.89%) Virgin Media
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