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

3rd Generation Partnership Project (3GPP)
UK
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 871 904 931
Rank change year-on-year +33 +27  
Permanent jobs citing 3GPP 3 31 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.003% 0.032% 0.029%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.021% 0.19% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 2 25 24
Median salary £51,000 £50,000 £66,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.00% -24.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £41,150 £42,550 £53,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,050 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -11.00% +11.11%  

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 with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 14393 16653 18928
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 16.19% 16.92% 17.29%
Number of salaries quoted 35626 41572 45755
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £25,875 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,250 £70,000 £71,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

3GPP
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing 3GPP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for 3GPP in the UK

3GPP
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for 3GPP in the UK

3GPP
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing 3GPP over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for 3GPP in the UK

3GPP
Top 4 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 3GPP within the UK over the 3 months to 28 June 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
UK excluding London +23 2 £44,500 -11.00%
England +20 2 £44,500 -11.00% 1
South East +38 1 - -
East of England -11 1 £44,500 -11.00%

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 with a requirement for 3GPP.

1 2 (50.00%) GSM
1 2 (50.00%) UMTS
1 2 (50.00%) LTE
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (25.00%) 2G
2 1 (25.00%) Law
2 1 (25.00%) Advertising
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Military
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (25.00%) UPnP
2 1 (25.00%) Spring
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) PKI
2 1 (25.00%) Smartphone
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Spring MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Use Case
2 1 (25.00%) Apache Wicket
2 1 (25.00%) JavaFX
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Android
2 1 (25.00%) OpenUP

3GPP
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (25.00%) JBoss
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Application Server
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (25.00%) SAS
1 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (25.00%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) GSM
1 2 (50.00%) LTE
1 2 (50.00%) UMTS
2 1 (25.00%) 2G
2 1 (25.00%) 3G
2 1 (25.00%) 4G
2 1 (25.00%) Broadband
2 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (25.00%) GPRS
2 1 (25.00%) IPsec
2 1 (25.00%) IPv4
2 1 (25.00%) IPv6
2 1 (25.00%) Multicast
2 1 (25.00%) PPP
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) UPnP
2 1 (25.00%) VoLTE
2 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
General
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (25.00%) Advertising
2 1 (25.00%) Law
2 1 (25.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Business Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Product Owner
1 1 (25.00%) Android Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Developer
1 1 (25.00%) IP Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Operations Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Operations Support Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Product Business Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Product Owner
1 1 (25.00%) Professional Services Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Security Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Security Support Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) ActiveMQ
1 1 (25.00%) Apache Camel
1 1 (25.00%) Apache CXF
1 1 (25.00%) Apache Wicket
1 1 (25.00%) JavaFX
1 1 (25.00%) OpenID
1 1 (25.00%) RESTful
1 1 (25.00%) SAML
1 1 (25.00%) SOAP
1 1 (25.00%) Spring
1 1 (25.00%) Spring Integration
1 1 (25.00%) Spring MVC
1 1 (25.00%) Swing
1 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (25.00%) PKI
1 1 (25.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Android
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) Android Development
1 1 (25.00%) BDD
1 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (25.00%) Complex Event Processing
1 1 (25.00%) Mobile Device Management
1 1 (25.00%) MVC
1 1 (25.00%) Open Source
1 1 (25.00%) OpenUP
1 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (25.00%) Scrum
1 1 (25.00%) SOA
1 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (25.00%) UML
1 1 (25.00%) Use Case
1 1 (25.00%) User Stories
1 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Ericsson
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle