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 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gateway GPRS Support Node (GGSN)
Rank 890 917 953
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +36
Permanent jobs citing GGSN 6 24 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.006% 0.022% 0.014%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.037% 0.13% 0.077%
Number of salaries quoted 0 18 6
Median salary - £55,000 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.31%
UK excluding London median salary - £50,000 £51,250
% change year-on-year
- -2.43%

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
16175 17956 20664
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.91% 16.59% 18.33%
Number of salaries quoted 13248 14921 16282
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 4 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 September 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 +34 6 - -
Swindon - 6 - -
Wiltshire - 6 - -
South West - 6 - -

GGSN
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, 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 8 (57.14%) SGSN
2 7 (50.00%) Presales
2 7 (50.00%) 3GPP
3 6 (42.86%) ATM
3 6 (42.86%) Ericsson
3 6 (42.86%) Firmware
3 6 (42.86%) Intel
3 6 (42.86%) Wi-Fi
3 6 (42.86%) Wireless
3 6 (42.86%) Telecoms
3 6 (42.86%) VoWiFi
3 6 (42.86%) Software Optimisation
3 6 (42.86%) Business Development
3 6 (42.86%) Degree
3 6 (42.86%) FCAPS
3 6 (42.86%) MGW
3 6 (42.86%) Open Source
3 6 (42.86%) Network Architecture
3 6 (42.86%) VoLTE
3 6 (42.86%) Data Centre
4 5 (35.71%) 4G
4 5 (35.71%) HSRP
4 5 (35.71%) Network Design
4 5 (35.71%) SDH
4 5 (35.71%) Redback
4 5 (35.71%) Frame Relay
4 5 (35.71%) Juniper
4 5 (35.71%) 3G
4 5 (35.71%) SONET
4 5 (35.71%) MPLS

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:

Communications & Networking
1 8 (57.14%) SGSN
2 7 (50.00%) 3GPP
3 6 (42.86%) ATM
3 6 (42.86%) FCAPS
3 6 (42.86%) MGW
3 6 (42.86%) VoLTE
3 6 (42.86%) VoWiFi
3 6 (42.86%) Wi-Fi
3 6 (42.86%) Wireless
4 5 (35.71%) 3G
4 5 (35.71%) 4G
4 5 (35.71%) BGP
4 5 (35.71%) Frame Relay
4 5 (35.71%) HSRP
4 5 (35.71%) MPLS
4 5 (35.71%) OSPF
4 5 (35.71%) RSVP
4 5 (35.71%) SONET
4 5 (35.71%) SS7
4 5 (35.71%) VRRP
General
1 6 (42.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Technical Specialist
2 5 (35.71%) Design Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Ericsson Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Implementation Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Core Network Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Network Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Telecoms Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Telecoms Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Unix
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
1 1 (7.14%) Windows 2000
1 1 (7.14%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Presales
2 6 (42.86%) Business Development
2 6 (42.86%) Network Architecture
2 6 (42.86%) Open Source
2 6 (42.86%) Software Optimisation
3 5 (35.71%) Network Design
4 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
4 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
4 1 (7.14%) Strategic Planning
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (42.86%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Ericsson
1 6 (42.86%) Intel
2 5 (35.71%) Juniper
2 5 (35.71%) Redback
3 1 (7.14%) Huawei
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.14%) Nokia Networks
3 1 (7.14%) Sybase