The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Slough 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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

General Packet Radio Service (GPRS)
Berkshire / Slough
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 - 63
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing GPRS 2 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 0.56% - 0.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.96% - 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -16.66% +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 Slough with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Slough
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 102 135 129
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Slough 28.65% 26.26% 22.79%
Number of salaries quoted 93 118 80
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% -13.04%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,750 £68,250 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

GPRS
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Slough 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 Slough

GPRS
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Salary trend for GPRS in Slough

For the 6 months to 28 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 Slough region with a requirement for GPRS.

1 2 (100.00%) UMTS
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (100.00%) OpenUP
1 2 (100.00%) GSM
2 1 (50.00%) 3GPP
2 1 (50.00%) WML
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Smart Meter
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) 4G
2 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) Facebook
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) VoLTE
2 1 (50.00%) Diameter Protocol
2 1 (50.00%) Security Operations
2 1 (50.00%) Handset
2 1 (50.00%) Test Management
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) LTE
2 1 (50.00%) WAP
2 1 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (50.00%) HTTP
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) SSL
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco

GPRS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough 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 2 (100.00%) GSM
1 2 (100.00%) UMTS
2 1 (50.00%) 3GPP
2 1 (50.00%) 4G
2 1 (50.00%) DAB
2 1 (50.00%) Diameter Protocol
2 1 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (50.00%) HTTP
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) IPv6
2 1 (50.00%) LTE
2 1 (50.00%) SSL
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) VoLTE
General
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Data Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Operations Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Operations Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Security Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Security Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) WAP
1 1 (50.00%) WML
1 1 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Handset
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (50.00%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) OpenUP
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Security Operations
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Test Management
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Ericsson
1 1 (50.00%) Facebook
1 1 (50.00%) HP