Period
to 21 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

General Packet Radio Service (GPRS)
England > North West
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 367 351
Permanent jobs citing GPRS 0 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West - 0.061% 0.009%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.39% 0.056%
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 1
North West median annual salary - £52,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -8.70% +53.33%
England median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +25.00% -11.11% +20.00%

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 the North West with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1,822 2,054 1,786
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 15.02% 15.62% 15.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1,477 1,658 1,491
North West median annual salary £40,380 £38,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.88% +1.32% +1.33%
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,750 £22,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £57,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

GPRS
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing GPRS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for GPRS in the North West

GPRS
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for GPRS in the North West