Period
to 17 November 2017

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 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3rd Generation Partnership Project (3GPP)
England > South East
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 553 584 631
Rank change year-on-year +31 +47 -16
Permanent jobs citing 3GPP 6 14 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.020% 0.040% 0.054%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.11% 0.19% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 20
South East median annual salary £85,000 £47,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +78.95% -20.83% +50.00%
10th Percentile £80,000 £44,000 £42,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £59,250 £70,000
England median annual salary £75,000 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +36.36% -8.33% +9.09%

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 5405 7488 8604
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 17.66% 21.28% 20.07%
Number of salaries quoted 4307 5992 6994
South East median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +4.65% +7.50%
10th Percentile £24,500 £26,025 £24,250
90th Percentile £66,000 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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
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 17 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
Berkshire +41 5 £85,000 +47.83%
Thames Valley +31 5 £85,000 +47.83%
Surrey +2 1 - -
3GPP
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 5 (83.33%) LTE
2 4 (66.67%) Actix
2 4 (66.67%) Algorithms
2 4 (66.67%) Network Optimisation
2 4 (66.67%) Radio Network Optimisation
2 4 (66.67%) GSM
2 4 (66.67%) UMTS
2 4 (66.67%) Mapinfo
2 4 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 4 (66.67%) Degree
3 1 (16.67%) B2B
3 1 (16.67%) B2C
3 1 (16.67%) 5G
3 1 (16.67%) MSF
3 1 (16.67%) Radio Access Network

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 5 (83.33%) LTE
2 4 (66.67%) GSM
2 4 (66.67%) UMTS
3 1 (16.67%) 5G
3 1 (16.67%) Radio Access Network
General
1 4 (66.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (16.67%) Architect
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Network Optimisation
1 4 (66.67%) Radio Network Optimisation
2 1 (16.67%) B2B
2 1 (16.67%) B2C
2 1 (16.67%) MSF
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Actix
1 4 (66.67%) Mapinfo