The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for GGSN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited GGSN 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
Gateway GPRS Support Node (GGSN)
UK / England
Rank 819 885 916
Rank change year-on-year +66 +31  
Permanent jobs citing GGSN 8 35 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.010% 0.036% 0.012%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.063% 0.21% 0.066%
Number of salaries quoted 8 20 5
Median salary £33,000 £50,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -34.00% +14.94%  
UK excluding London median salary £33,000 £50,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year -34.00% +14.94%  

GGSN 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 England with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 12715 16718 18270
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 16.16% 17.39% 18.55%
Number of salaries quoted 10411 13958 14658
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

GGSN
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for GGSN in England

GGSN
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing GGSN in England.

Salary trend for GGSN in England

GGSN
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing GGSN in England over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for GGSN in England

GGSN
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GGSN within the England region over the 3 months to 23 March 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
East of England +36 6 £33,000 -22.35%
South East +38 2 £60,000 +20.00% 1
GGSN
UK

GGSN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 across the England region with a requirement for GGSN.

1 14 (73.68%) SGSN
2 12 (63.16%) Data Centre
3 9 (47.37%) Presales
3 9 (47.37%) Cisco
4 7 (36.84%) CCIE
4 7 (36.84%) CCNP
4 7 (36.84%) CCNA
4 7 (36.84%) UMTS
4 7 (36.84%) GSM
4 7 (36.84%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (36.84%) OSPF
4 7 (36.84%) BGP
4 7 (36.84%) IPsec
4 7 (36.84%) Telecoms
4 7 (36.84%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (36.84%) Cisco Nexus
4 7 (36.84%) HSRP
4 7 (36.84%) MGW
5 6 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (31.58%) MS Visio
5 6 (31.58%) SNMP
5 6 (31.58%) VPN
6 5 (26.32%) Intel
6 5 (26.32%) CDMA
6 5 (26.32%) Service Delivery
6 5 (26.32%) Wi-Fi
6 5 (26.32%) Wireless
6 5 (26.32%) Firmware
6 5 (26.32%) Software Optimisation
6 5 (26.32%) Open Source

GGSN
Top Related IT Skills in England 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:

Applications
1 6 (31.58%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 14 (73.68%) SGSN
2 7 (36.84%) BGP
2 7 (36.84%) Cisco ASA
2 7 (36.84%) Cisco Nexus
2 7 (36.84%) GSM
2 7 (36.84%) HSRP
2 7 (36.84%) IPsec
2 7 (36.84%) MGW
2 7 (36.84%) OSPF
2 7 (36.84%) UMTS
3 6 (31.58%) SNMP
3 6 (31.58%) VPN
4 5 (26.32%) 3GPP
4 5 (26.32%) CDMA
4 5 (26.32%) FCAPS
4 5 (26.32%) Wi-Fi
4 5 (26.32%) Wireless
5 2 (10.53%) LTE
5 2 (10.53%) RANAP
5 2 (10.53%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) GCC
1 2 (10.53%) GDB
1 2 (10.53%) Subversion
1 2 (10.53%) Trac
General
1 7 (36.84%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (73.68%) Network Engineer
2 7 (36.84%) Core Network Engineer
3 6 (31.58%) Cisco Engineer
3 6 (31.58%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 5 (26.32%) Technical Specialist
5 2 (10.53%) C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Software Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Telecoms Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Telecoms Software Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Network Security Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 2 (10.53%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 12 (63.16%) Data Centre
2 6 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Presales
2 5 (26.32%) Business Development
2 5 (26.32%) Open Source
2 5 (26.32%) Service Delivery
2 5 (26.32%) Software Optimisation
3 2 (10.53%) Cross-Platform Development
3 2 (10.53%) Multithreading
3 2 (10.53%) OO
3 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) CCIE
1 7 (36.84%) CCNA
1 7 (36.84%) CCNP
1 7 (36.84%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (26.32%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (26.32%) Firmware
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Cisco
2 5 (26.32%) Intel
3 4 (21.05%) Mitel