Period
to 21 November 2017

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 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

General Packet Radio Service (GPRS)
England > London
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 818 843 892
Rank change year-on-year +25 +49 +21
Permanent jobs citing GPRS 14 14 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.019% 0.018% 0.021%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.13% 0.12% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 12 14 14
London median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £56,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% -6.67% +55.17%
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £32,750
90th Percentile £61,250 £58,375 £68,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +23.53% -5.56% +16.88%

GPRS is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 10933 12021 14089
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 14.47% 15.88% 15.91%
Number of salaries quoted 8932 10281 11942
London median annual salary £54,000 £53,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.93% +7.00% -
10th Percentile £30,500 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £78,750
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

GPRS
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing GPRS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

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 6 months to 21 November 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 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West London +12 10 £57,500 +9.52%
East London - 1 £32,500 -
GPRS
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 11 (78.57%) VPN
1 11 (78.57%) Cisco
1 11 (78.57%) CCNP
1 11 (78.57%) Cisco Certification
1 11 (78.57%) MPLS
1 11 (78.57%) DSL
1 11 (78.57%) Firewall
2 9 (64.29%) Cisco ASA
3 8 (57.14%) Wi-Fi
3 8 (57.14%) ISDN
4 7 (50.00%) LDAP
4 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (50.00%) CCIE
4 7 (50.00%) SSL
4 7 (50.00%) VoIP
4 7 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 7 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
4 7 (50.00%) IronPort
4 7 (50.00%) Cisco PIX
4 7 (50.00%) Cisco CUCM
4 7 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 7 (50.00%) FortiGate
4 7 (50.00%) IPsec
4 7 (50.00%) IP Telephony
4 7 (50.00%) Sourcefire
5 6 (42.86%) 3G
6 5 (35.71%) Wireless
7 4 (28.57%) 802.11
7 4 (28.57%) CCNA
7 4 (28.57%) Ethernet

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 11 (78.57%) DSL
1 11 (78.57%) Firewall
1 11 (78.57%) MPLS
1 11 (78.57%) VPN
2 9 (64.29%) Cisco ASA
3 8 (57.14%) ISDN
3 8 (57.14%) Wi-Fi
4 7 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
4 7 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 7 (50.00%) Cisco PIX
4 7 (50.00%) IP Telephony
4 7 (50.00%) IPsec
4 7 (50.00%) LDAP
4 7 (50.00%) SSL
4 7 (50.00%) VoIP
5 6 (42.86%) 3G
6 5 (35.71%) Wireless
7 4 (28.57%) 802.11
7 4 (28.57%) ADSL
7 4 (28.57%) Ethernet
General
1 4 (28.57%) Games
2 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
3 1 (7.14%) Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Billing
Job Titles
1 11 (78.57%) Network Engineer
2 7 (50.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 7 (50.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
2 7 (50.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 7 (50.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Field Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Field Test Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Functional Tester
3 1 (7.14%) GPRS Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) GSM Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Manual Tester
3 1 (7.14%) Test Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Tester
3 1 (7.14%) UMTS Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.14%) Blackberry
2 1 (7.14%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (7.14%) Handset
2 1 (7.14%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (7.14%) CRM
2 1 (7.14%) Functional Testing
2 1 (7.14%) Line Management
2 1 (7.14%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (78.57%) CCNP
1 11 (78.57%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (50.00%) CCIE
3 4 (28.57%) CCNA
3 4 (28.57%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 7 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (50.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 7 (50.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) Cisco
2 7 (50.00%) IronPort
2 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (50.00%) Sourcefire
3 2 (14.29%) CheckPoint
3 2 (14.29%) F5
3 2 (14.29%) HP
3 2 (14.29%) Juniper
4 1 (7.14%) Apple