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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Gateway GPRS Support Node (GGSN)
UK
Rank 851 901 934
Rank change year-on-year
+50 +33
Permanent jobs citing GGSN 7 19 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.008% 0.019% 0.018%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.050% 0.12% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1 17 2
Median salary £35,000 £50,000 £48,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +3.62%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £50,000 £48,250
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +3.62%

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
14116 16407 18563
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.79% 16.68% 18.04%
Number of salaries quoted 11489 13625 15056
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 9 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 17 January 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 +45 7 £35,000 -30.00%
South East +65 5 - -
Berkshire +42 5 - -
Reading +31 1 - -
South West +10 1 - -
East of England - 1 £35,000 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £35,000 -
Swindon - 1 - -
Wiltshire - 1 - -

GGSN
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 13 (86.67%) Presales
2 10 (66.67%) Data Centre
3 9 (60.00%) Software Optimisation
3 9 (60.00%) MGW
3 9 (60.00%) Open Source
3 9 (60.00%) FCAPS
3 9 (60.00%) Business Development
3 9 (60.00%) Degree
3 9 (60.00%) 3GPP
3 9 (60.00%) Intel
3 9 (60.00%) Firmware
3 9 (60.00%) Wi-Fi
3 9 (60.00%) Wireless
4 6 (40.00%) SGSN
5 5 (33.33%) Telecoms
5 5 (33.33%) GSM
5 5 (33.33%) Service Delivery
5 5 (33.33%) CDMA
5 5 (33.33%) UMTS
6 4 (26.67%) Mitel
7 1 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (6.67%) VoWiFi
7 1 (6.67%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (6.67%) HSRP
7 1 (6.67%) VoLTE
7 1 (6.67%) WCDMA
7 1 (6.67%) Cisco
7 1 (6.67%) CCIE
7 1 (6.67%) CCNP
7 1 (6.67%) CCNA

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 9 (60.00%) 3GPP
1 9 (60.00%) FCAPS
1 9 (60.00%) MGW
1 9 (60.00%) Wi-Fi
1 9 (60.00%) Wireless
2 6 (40.00%) SGSN
3 5 (33.33%) CDMA
3 5 (33.33%) GSM
3 5 (33.33%) UMTS
4 1 (6.67%) BGP
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (6.67%) GPRS
4 1 (6.67%) HSRP
4 1 (6.67%) IPsec
4 1 (6.67%) OSPF
4 1 (6.67%) VoLTE
4 1 (6.67%) VoWiFi
4 1 (6.67%) WCDMA
General
1 5 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Technical Specialist
2 6 (40.00%) Network Engineer
3 5 (33.33%) Core Network Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (66.67%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) Presales
2 9 (60.00%) Business Development
2 9 (60.00%) Open Source
2 9 (60.00%) Software Optimisation
3 5 (33.33%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 9 (60.00%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) CCIE
2 1 (6.67%) CCNA
2 1 (6.67%) CCNP
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 9 (60.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Intel
2 4 (26.67%) Mitel
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco