The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for GPRS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited GPRS over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
General Packet Radio Service (GPRS)
England / East Midlands
Rank - 162 -
Permanent jobs citing GPRS 0 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands - 0.063% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.37% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Median salary - £52,500 -
UK excluding London median salary £38,750 £47,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -18.42% +35.71%  

GPRS is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
East Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 367 538 583
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 12.76% 17.05% 18.11%
Number of salaries quoted 279 418 469
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,850 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

GPRS
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands citing GPRS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for GPRS in the East Midlands

GPRS
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing GPRS in the East Midlands.

Salary trend for GPRS in the East Midlands