The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

General Packet Radio Service (GPRS)
England / London
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 601 628 677
Rank change year-on-year +27 +49  
Permanent jobs citing GPRS 11 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.030% 0.020% 0.009%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.19% 0.13% 0.055%
Number of salaries quoted 11 8 4
Median salary £42,000 £56,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.33% +50.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £52,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,750 £53,250
UK excluding London median salary £38,750 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -13.88% +20.00%  

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 London with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 5796 6352 7254
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 15.96% 16.09% 16.20%
Number of salaries quoted 4781 5485 6173
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

GPRS
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 London

GPRS
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for GPRS in London

GPRS
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing GPRS in London over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for GPRS in London

GPRS
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GPRS within the London region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
Feltham -1 4 £42,000 -20.00%
GPRS
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT jobs citing GPRS 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 London region with a requirement for GPRS.

1 13 (86.67%) VPN
1 13 (86.67%) Cisco
1 13 (86.67%) CCNP
1 13 (86.67%) Cisco Certification
1 13 (86.67%) MPLS
1 13 (86.67%) DSL
1 13 (86.67%) Firewall
1 13 (86.67%) Cisco ASA
2 8 (53.33%) tcpdump
2 8 (53.33%) F5
2 8 (53.33%) Wireshark
2 8 (53.33%) Network Monitoring
2 8 (53.33%) Data Centre
2 8 (53.33%) 802.1X
2 8 (53.33%) Games
2 8 (53.33%) CCSA
2 8 (53.33%) Wireless
2 8 (53.33%) Juniper
2 8 (53.33%) CheckPoint
2 8 (53.33%) 3G
2 8 (53.33%) 802.11
2 8 (53.33%) CCNA
2 8 (53.33%) HP
2 8 (53.33%) ADSL
2 8 (53.33%) Ethernet
3 7 (46.67%) SDH
3 7 (46.67%) CCNP Voice
3 7 (46.67%) Degree
4 5 (33.33%) FortiGate
4 5 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus

GPRS
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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:

Communications & Networking
1 13 (86.67%) Cisco ASA
1 13 (86.67%) DSL
1 13 (86.67%) Firewall
1 13 (86.67%) MPLS
1 13 (86.67%) VPN
2 8 (53.33%) 3G
2 8 (53.33%) 802.11
2 8 (53.33%) ADSL
2 8 (53.33%) Ethernet
2 8 (53.33%) tcpdump
2 8 (53.33%) Wireless
2 8 (53.33%) Wireshark
3 7 (46.67%) SDH
4 5 (33.33%) IP Telephony
4 5 (33.33%) IPsec
4 5 (33.33%) ISDN
4 5 (33.33%) LDAP
4 5 (33.33%) SSL
4 5 (33.33%) VoIP
4 5 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
General
1 8 (53.33%) Games
2 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (86.67%) Network Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Field Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Field Test Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Mobile Product Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Product Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (53.33%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 8 (53.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.67%) Handset
2 1 (6.67%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (6.67%) Agile Project Management
2 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (6.67%) Analytics
2 1 (6.67%) B2B
2 1 (6.67%) B2C
2 1 (6.67%) Competitor Analysis
2 1 (6.67%) Customer Insight
2 1 (6.67%) Market Research
2 1 (6.67%) Project Management
2 1 (6.67%) Prototyping
Qualifications
1 13 (86.67%) CCNP
1 13 (86.67%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (53.33%) CCNA
2 8 (53.33%) CCSA
3 7 (46.67%) CCNP Voice
3 7 (46.67%) Degree
4 5 (33.33%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (33.33%) Cisco CUCM
1 5 (33.33%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 13 (86.67%) Cisco
2 8 (53.33%) CheckPoint
2 8 (53.33%) F5
2 8 (53.33%) HP
2 8 (53.33%) Juniper
3 5 (33.33%) IronPort
3 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 5 (33.33%) Sourcefire