The table below looks at the statistics for GPON skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GPON over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Gigabit-Capable Passive Optical Network (G-PON)
Rank 884 - 880
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing GPON 13 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.012% - 0.003%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.070% - 0.015%
Number of salaries quoted 12 0 2
Average salary £47,500 - £48,750
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 - £48,750

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
18488 20643 19910
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.84% 17.54% 18.28%
Number of salaries quoted 15200 16512 16013
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

GPON
Jobs Demand Trend

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

GPON Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

GPON
Salary Trend

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

GPON Salary Trend in the UK

GPON
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GPON within the UK over the 3 months to 28 July 2015. 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
Cardiff - 12 £47,500 - 1
South Wales - 12 £47,500 - 1
Wales - 12 £47,500 - 1
England - 1 - -
London - 1 - -

GPON
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing GPON 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 GPON.

1 16 (88.89%) Telecoms
2 13 (72.22%) Broadband
3 12 (66.67%) C#
3 12 (66.67%) PHP
3 12 (66.67%) Linux
3 12 (66.67%) MS Excel
3 12 (66.67%) DHCP
3 12 (66.67%) Ethernet
3 12 (66.67%) SNMP
3 12 (66.67%) Cisco
3 12 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 12 (66.67%) CCNA
3 12 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (66.67%) 802.11
3 12 (66.67%) OSPF
3 12 (66.67%) BGP
3 12 (66.67%) VRRP
3 12 (66.67%) Back Office
3 12 (66.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 12 (66.67%) Degree
3 12 (66.67%) Computer Science
3 12 (66.67%) 802.1X
4 5 (27.78%) SDH
5 4 (22.22%) UMTS
5 4 (22.22%) Ericsson
5 4 (22.22%) Wireless
5 4 (22.22%) GSM
5 4 (22.22%) Huawei
6 3 (16.67%) Network Planning
6 3 (16.67%) HSPA

GPON
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing GPON 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 GPON. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 12 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 12 (66.67%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 13 (72.22%) Broadband
2 12 (66.67%) DHCP
2 12 (66.67%) Ethernet
2 12 (66.67%) SNMP
2 12 (66.67%) 802.11
2 12 (66.67%) OSPF
2 12 (66.67%) BGP
2 12 (66.67%) VRRP
3 5 (27.78%) SDH
4 4 (22.22%) UMTS
4 4 (22.22%) Wireless
4 4 (22.22%) GSM
5 3 (16.67%) HSPA
5 3 (16.67%) WiMAX
5 3 (16.67%) Radio Access Network
5 3 (16.67%) GPRS
5 3 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (16.67%) DSL
5 3 (16.67%) CDMA2000
5 3 (16.67%) MPLS
General
1 16 (88.89%) Telecoms
2 12 (66.67%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) NOC Engineer
1 12 (66.67%) Senior NOC Engineer
2 8 (44.44%) Principal Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Operations Director
3 1 (5.56%) Network Planner
3 1 (5.56%) Account Manager
3 1 (5.56%) Sales Executive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (66.67%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 12 (66.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (16.67%) Network Planning
2 1 (5.56%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (66.67%) C#
1 12 (66.67%) PHP
2 3 (16.67%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (66.67%) CCNA
1 12 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
1 12 (66.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 12 (66.67%) Cisco
1 12 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (22.22%) Ericsson
2 4 (22.22%) Huawei
3 1 (5.56%) Nokia
3 1 (5.56%) Mapinfo
3 1 (5.56%) BT
3 1 (5.56%) Alcatel-Lucent
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago