The table below looks at the statistics for GGSN skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GGSN over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Gateway GPRS Support Node (GGSN)
UK
Rank 856 920 947
Rank change year-on-year
+64 +27
Permanent jobs citing GGSN 7 33 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.008% 0.033% 0.016%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.051% 0.19% 0.087%
Number of salaries quoted 5 21 6
Median salary £33,000 £50,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-34.00% +14.94%
UK excluding London median salary £33,000 £50,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
-34.00% +14.94%

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
13610 17281 19454
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.13% 17.14% 18.20%
Number of salaries quoted 11107 14325 15685
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

GGSN
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing GGSN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GGSN within the UK over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 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 +68 7 £33,000 -34.00% 2
East of England +16 5 £33,000 -22.35%
Essex - 5 £33,000 -
Harlow - 5 £33,000 -
South East +32 2 - - 2
Berkshire +6 2 - -
Reading +22 1 - -

GGSN
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, IT jobs citing GGSN 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 GGSN.

1 15 (75.00%) Data Centre
2 13 (65.00%) Presales
3 11 (55.00%) SGSN
4 9 (45.00%) MGW
4 9 (45.00%) FCAPS
4 9 (45.00%) Business Development
4 9 (45.00%) Degree
4 9 (45.00%) Wi-Fi
4 9 (45.00%) Wireless
4 9 (45.00%) Firmware
4 9 (45.00%) Intel
4 9 (45.00%) 3GPP
4 9 (45.00%) Open Source
4 9 (45.00%) Software Optimisation
5 6 (30.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 6 (30.00%) HSRP
5 6 (30.00%) Cisco
5 6 (30.00%) CCIE
5 6 (30.00%) CCNP
5 6 (30.00%) CCNA
5 6 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (30.00%) OSPF
5 6 (30.00%) BGP
5 6 (30.00%) IPsec
5 6 (30.00%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (25.00%) GSM
6 5 (25.00%) Service Delivery
6 5 (25.00%) Telecoms
6 5 (25.00%) SNMP
6 5 (25.00%) VPN

GGSN
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:

Applications
1 5 (25.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 11 (55.00%) SGSN
2 9 (45.00%) 3GPP
2 9 (45.00%) FCAPS
2 9 (45.00%) MGW
2 9 (45.00%) Wi-Fi
2 9 (45.00%) Wireless
3 6 (30.00%) BGP
3 6 (30.00%) Cisco ASA
3 6 (30.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 6 (30.00%) HSRP
3 6 (30.00%) IPsec
3 6 (30.00%) OSPF
4 5 (25.00%) CDMA
4 5 (25.00%) GSM
4 5 (25.00%) SNMP
4 5 (25.00%) UMTS
4 5 (25.00%) VPN
5 1 (5.00%) GPRS
5 1 (5.00%) VoWiFi
5 1 (5.00%) WCDMA
General
1 5 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Network Engineer
2 9 (45.00%) Technical Specialist
3 5 (25.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 5 (25.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 5 (25.00%) Core Network Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 15 (75.00%) Data Centre
2 5 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (65.00%) Presales
2 9 (45.00%) Business Development
2 9 (45.00%) Open Source
2 9 (45.00%) Software Optimisation
3 5 (25.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 9 (45.00%) Degree
2 6 (30.00%) CCIE
2 6 (30.00%) CCNA
2 6 (30.00%) CCNP
2 6 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 9 (45.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) Intel
2 6 (30.00%) Cisco
3 4 (20.00%) Mitel
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