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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Gigabit-Capable Passive Optical Network (G-PON)
Rank 877 894 896
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +2
Permanent jobs citing GPON 9 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.008% 0.007% 0.001%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.045% 0.042% 0.004%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 1
Average salary £35,000 £75,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-53.33% +94.80%
UK excluding London average salary - £76,250 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +98.05%

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
19912 19041 23026
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.74% 17.19% 19.85%
Number of salaries quoted 15952 15183 19018
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 26 November 2014. 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 +2 9 £35,000 -53.33% 1
London +10 7 £35,000 -6.66% 1
City of London - 3 £40,000 -
West Midlands - 1 - -
Solihull - 1 - -

GPON
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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 8 (88.89%) Telecoms
2 6 (66.67%) SLA
3 4 (44.44%) Mapinfo
3 4 (44.44%) Project Management
4 3 (33.33%) GIS
4 3 (33.33%) Statistics
4 3 (33.33%) Network Planning
4 3 (33.33%) SolarWinds
4 3 (33.33%) OpenView
4 3 (33.33%) VoIP
4 3 (33.33%) Ethernet
4 3 (33.33%) Analytics
4 3 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (33.33%) MPLS
5 2 (22.22%) LAN
5 2 (22.22%) WAN
5 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
5 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (22.22%) Internet
5 2 (22.22%) Cisco
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 2 (22.22%) CCNA
5 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
6 1 (11.11%) BT
6 1 (11.11%) Finance
6 1 (11.11%) VDSL
6 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (11.11%) Fujitsu
6 1 (11.11%) Social Network
6 1 (11.11%) CRM

GPON
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) VoIP
1 3 (33.33%) Ethernet
1 3 (33.33%) MPLS
2 2 (22.22%) Internet
2 2 (22.22%) WAN
2 2 (22.22%) LAN
3 1 (11.11%) ADSL
3 1 (11.11%) Broadband
3 1 (11.11%) VDSL
General
1 8 (88.89%) Telecoms
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (11.11%) Network Engineer
1 1 (11.11%) Senior Network Engineer
1 1 (11.11%) Sales Manager
1 1 (11.11%) Network Planner
1 1 (11.11%) Sales Director
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) GIS
1 3 (33.33%) Statistics
2 1 (11.11%) Social Network
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Project Management
2 3 (33.33%) Network Planning
2 3 (33.33%) Analytics
2 3 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (11.11%) CRM
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) CCNA
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (66.67%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) OpenView
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Mapinfo
2 3 (33.33%) SolarWinds
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 1 (11.11%) BT
4 1 (11.11%) Fujitsu
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