The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for 3GPP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited 3GPP over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3rd Generation Partnership Project (3GPP)
England / South East
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 395 434 450
Rank change year-on-year +39 +16  
Permanent jobs citing 3GPP 1 14 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.007% 0.072% 0.048%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.034% 0.32% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 3
Median salary £55,000 £57,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.34% +32.18%  
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26%  

3GPP 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 the South East with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 2960 4319 4598
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 19.74% 22.18% 21.98%
Number of salaries quoted 2406 3658 3513
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +3.44%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £63,550
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

3GPP
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing 3GPP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for 3GPP in the South East

3GPP
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing 3GPP in the South East.

Salary trend for 3GPP in the South East

3GPP
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 3GPP within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 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
Surrey - 1 £55,000 -
3GPP
England

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT jobs citing 3GPP 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 South East region with a requirement for 3GPP.

1 7 (87.50%) CRM
1 7 (87.50%) Telecoms
1 7 (87.50%) Billing
1 7 (87.50%) eTOM
2 5 (62.50%) Degree
2 5 (62.50%) Computer Science
3 4 (50.00%) Intelligent Network
4 3 (37.50%) Business Development
4 3 (37.50%) BPR
4 3 (37.50%) Business Analysis
4 3 (37.50%) Workflow
5 1 (12.50%) Law
5 1 (12.50%) Advertising
5 1 (12.50%) Military
5 1 (12.50%) 2G
5 1 (12.50%) Java
5 1 (12.50%) PHP
5 1 (12.50%) Swing
5 1 (12.50%) GSM
5 1 (12.50%) UMTS
5 1 (12.50%) 3G
5 1 (12.50%) Web Development
5 1 (12.50%) Android Development
5 1 (12.50%) JavaFX
5 1 (12.50%) Android
5 1 (12.50%) LTE
5 1 (12.50%) 4G

3GPP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 4 (50.00%) Intelligent Network
2 1 (12.50%) 2G
2 1 (12.50%) 3G
2 1 (12.50%) 4G
2 1 (12.50%) GSM
2 1 (12.50%) LTE
2 1 (12.50%) UMTS
General
1 7 (87.50%) Billing
1 7 (87.50%) Telecoms
2 1 (12.50%) Advertising
2 1 (12.50%) Law
2 1 (12.50%) Military
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Architect
1 7 (87.50%) BSS Architect
1 7 (87.50%) BSS Solutions Architect
1 7 (87.50%) Solutions Architect
2 5 (62.50%) Mobile Solutions Architect
2 5 (62.50%) Telecoms Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Android Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) JavaFX
1 1 (12.50%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) CRM
1 7 (87.50%) eTOM
2 3 (37.50%) BPR
2 3 (37.50%) Business Analysis
2 3 (37.50%) Business Development
2 3 (37.50%) Workflow
3 1 (12.50%) Android Development
3 1 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Java
1 1 (12.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) Degree