Period
to 22 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for GGSN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited GGSN over the 6 months to 22 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Gateway GPRS Support Node (GGSN)
UK
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1133 1164 1239
Rank change year-on-year +31 +75 +42
Permanent jobs citing GGSN 34 15 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.020% 0.009% 0.021%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.13% 0.051% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 30 1 44
UK median annual salary £55,000 £35,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +57.14% -30.00% -
10th Percentile £40,000 £35,000 £41,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £35,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £35,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +57.14% -30.00% -

GGSN 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 with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 26,291 29,195 34,431
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.16% 16.73% 16.50%
Number of salaries quoted 21,323 23,711 28,598
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £71,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

GGSN
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for GGSN in the UK

GGSN
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for GGSN in the UK

GGSN
Top 3 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GGSN within the UK over the 6 months to 22 January 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
South East +40 34 £55,000 -
England +39 34 £55,000 +57.14% 1
UK excluding London +19 34 £55,000 +57.14% 1

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, IT jobs citing GGSN 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 GGSN.

1 34 (100.00%) C++
1 34 (100.00%) STL
1 34 (100.00%) Linux
1 34 (100.00%) OO
1 34 (100.00%) GSM
1 34 (100.00%) PBX
1 34 (100.00%) UMTS
1 34 (100.00%) Cisco
1 34 (100.00%) RTP
1 34 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 34 (100.00%) Subversion
1 34 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 34 (100.00%) RANAP
1 34 (100.00%) Wireshark
1 34 (100.00%) SGSN
1 34 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 34 (100.00%) LTE
1 34 (100.00%) MGW
1 34 (100.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 34 (100.00%) Asterisk PBX
1 34 (100.00%) GCC
1 34 (100.00%) GDB
1 34 (100.00%) Trac
1 34 (100.00%) Diameter Protocol
1 34 (100.00%) Cross-Platform Development
2 5 (14.71%) OOP
2 5 (14.71%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (11.76%) VoIP

GGSN
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:

Communications & Networking
1 34 (100.00%) Asterisk PBX
1 34 (100.00%) Diameter Protocol
1 34 (100.00%) GSM
1 34 (100.00%) LTE
1 34 (100.00%) MGW
1 34 (100.00%) PBX
1 34 (100.00%) RANAP
1 34 (100.00%) RTP
1 34 (100.00%) SGSN
1 34 (100.00%) UMTS
1 34 (100.00%) Wireshark
2 4 (11.76%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 34 (100.00%) GCC
1 34 (100.00%) GDB
1 34 (100.00%) Subversion
1 34 (100.00%) Trac
General
1 34 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 34 (100.00%) C++ Software Engineer
1 34 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 26 (76.47%) Telecoms Engineer
2 26 (76.47%) Telecoms Software Engineer
3 17 (50.00%) Core Network Engineer
3 17 (50.00%) Network Engineer
4 13 (38.24%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (100.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 34 (100.00%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 34 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (100.00%) Cross-Platform Development
1 34 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 34 (100.00%) OO
1 34 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (14.71%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 34 (100.00%) C++
Vendors
1 34 (100.00%) Cisco