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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Gigabit-Capable Passive Optical Network (G-PON)
Rank 862 - 880
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing GPON 16 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.015% - 0.005%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.085% - 0.023%
Number of salaries quoted 15 0 5
Average salary £90,000 - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £51,250 - £55,000

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
18922 17561 21616
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.87% 17.12% 19.76%
Number of salaries quoted 15368 13789 17935
Average salary £43,750 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
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
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GPON over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 within the UK.

GPON Salary Histogram in the UK

GPON
Top 10 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 30 January 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 - 15 £90,000 - 4
London - 13 £90,000 -
Brentford - 9 £90,000 -
City of London - 2 £40,000 -
South East - 1 - - 4
South West - 1 £52,500 -
Gloucester - 1 £52,500 -
Newbury - 1 - - 2
Berkshire - 1 - - 4
Gloucestershire - 1 £52,500 -

GPON
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 20 (90.91%) Telecoms
2 10 (45.45%) Wireless
2 10 (45.45%) Huawei
2 10 (45.45%) GSM
2 10 (45.45%) SDH
2 10 (45.45%) UMTS
2 10 (45.45%) Ericsson
3 9 (40.91%) DWDM
3 9 (40.91%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 9 (40.91%) LTE
4 7 (31.82%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 7 (31.82%) MPLS
4 7 (31.82%) SLA
5 6 (27.27%) VoIP
6 5 (22.73%) Ethernet
6 5 (22.73%) Network Monitoring
6 5 (22.73%) SolarWinds
7 4 (18.18%) Service Delivery
7 4 (18.18%) Network Planning
7 4 (18.18%) OpenView
7 4 (18.18%) Mapinfo
7 4 (18.18%) Project Management
7 4 (18.18%) Cisco
8 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
8 3 (13.64%) CCNA
8 3 (13.64%) WAN
8 3 (13.64%) LAN
8 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
8 3 (13.64%) Internet
8 3 (13.64%) Cisco Certification

GPON
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (45.45%) Wireless
1 10 (45.45%) GSM
1 10 (45.45%) SDH
1 10 (45.45%) UMTS
2 9 (40.91%) DWDM
2 9 (40.91%) LTE
3 7 (31.82%) MPLS
4 6 (27.27%) VoIP
5 5 (22.73%) Ethernet
6 3 (13.64%) WAN
6 3 (13.64%) LAN
6 3 (13.64%) Internet
7 2 (9.09%) ADSL
8 1 (4.55%) Broadband
8 1 (4.55%) GPRS
8 1 (4.55%) DSL
8 1 (4.55%) 3G
8 1 (4.55%) CDMA2000
8 1 (4.55%) Radio Access Network
8 1 (4.55%) HSPA
General
1 20 (90.91%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Account Director
2 2 (9.09%) Account Manager
2 2 (9.09%) Sales Executive
3 1 (4.55%) Architect
3 1 (4.55%) Network Engineer
3 1 (4.55%) Sales Director
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco Architect
3 1 (4.55%) Network Planner
3 1 (4.55%) Services Delivery Manager
3 1 (4.55%) Service Manager
3 1 (4.55%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (4.55%) Sales Manager
3 1 (4.55%) Delivery Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Statistics
1 3 (13.64%) GIS
2 1 (4.55%) Social Network
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (22.73%) Network Monitoring
2 4 (18.18%) Service Delivery
2 4 (18.18%) Network Planning
2 4 (18.18%) Project Management
3 3 (13.64%) Analytics
4 2 (9.09%) CRM
5 1 (4.55%) ITIL
5 1 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (4.55%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) CCNA
1 3 (13.64%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (31.82%) SLA
Systems Management
1 4 (18.18%) OpenView
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) Huawei
1 10 (45.45%) Ericsson
2 9 (40.91%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 7 (31.82%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 5 (22.73%) SolarWinds
5 4 (18.18%) Mapinfo
5 4 (18.18%) Cisco
6 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
7 2 (9.09%) Nokia
8 1 (4.55%) Juniper
8 1 (4.55%) Fujitsu
8 1 (4.55%) BT
Newbury
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £270 - £300 per day + depending on experience
Posted: 2 days ago