Period
to 21 September 2018

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 6 months to 21 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3rd Generation Partnership Project (3GPP)
England > South East
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 531 534 597
Rank change year-on-year +3 +63 +48
Permanent jobs citing 3GPP 6 4 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.020% 0.014% 0.042%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.13% 0.076% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 5
South East median annual salary £50,000 £85,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -41.18% +78.95% +5.56%
England median annual salary £50,000 £63,750 £51,000
% change year-on-year -21.57% +25.00% -11.30%

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

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 4,690 5,252 7,449
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 15.85% 18.08% 20.62%
Number of salaries quoted 3,709 4,194 6,057
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.03% +5.29%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,750 £25,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £65,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

3GPP
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing 3GPP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

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
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing 3GPP in the South East over the 6 months to 21 September 2018.

Salary histogram 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 6 months to 21 September 2018. 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
Hampshire - 3 £50,000 -
Thames Valley -7 2 - - 3
Berkshire -19 2 - - 3
Surrey - 1 £35,000 - 1
3GPP
England

For the 6 months to 21 September 2018, IT jobs citing 3GPP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South East region with a requirement for 3GPP.

1 6 (100.00%) Degree
2 4 (66.67%) C
2 4 (66.67%) Wireless
3 3 (50.00%) Bluetooth
3 3 (50.00%) Embedded C
3 3 (50.00%) Firmware
3 3 (50.00%) Linux
3 3 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) ZigBee
3 3 (50.00%) Smart Meter
3 3 (50.00%) Smart Energy
3 3 (50.00%) Secure Coding
3 3 (50.00%) MISRA
4 2 (33.33%) Scenario Testing
4 2 (33.33%) TM Forum
4 2 (33.33%) Marketing
4 2 (33.33%) Diameter Protocol
4 2 (33.33%) Presales
4 2 (33.33%) Convergent Charging
4 2 (33.33%) Load Balancing
4 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
4 2 (33.33%) REST
4 2 (33.33%) High Availability
4 2 (33.33%) Analytics
4 2 (33.33%) Apache Camel
4 2 (33.33%) Product Management
4 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (33.33%) Billing
4 2 (33.33%) Project Management

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) OpenStack
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) Wireless
2 3 (50.00%) Bluetooth
2 3 (50.00%) ZigBee
3 2 (33.33%) Diameter Protocol
4 1 (16.67%) 5G
4 1 (16.67%) LTE
General
1 2 (33.33%) Billing
1 2 (33.33%) Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) Electronics
2 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Presales Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Project Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) C Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Embedded C Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Embedded C Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Embedded Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Embedded Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Firmware Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Firmware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Apache Camel
1 2 (33.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Smart Energy
1 3 (50.00%) Smart Meter
2 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (33.33%) TM Forum
3 1 (16.67%) Algorithms
3 1 (16.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (16.67%) VLSI
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (50.00%) Secure Coding
2 2 (33.33%) Analytics
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (33.33%) Convergent Charging
2 2 (33.33%) CRM
2 2 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 2 (33.33%) High Availability
2 2 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 2 (33.33%) Presales
2 2 (33.33%) Product Management
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) Scenario Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Digital Signal Processing
3 1 (16.67%) Low Latency
3 1 (16.67%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) C
2 3 (50.00%) Embedded C
3 2 (33.33%) Java
4 1 (16.67%) C++
4 1 (16.67%) Python
4 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) MISRA
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Firmware
2 1 (16.67%) KVM
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) VMware
1 1 (16.67%) Xilinx