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 3 months to 29 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Gateway GPRS Support Node (GGSN)
UK
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 872 936 974
Rank change year-on-year +64 +38  
Permanent jobs citing GGSN 8 32 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.009% 0.031% 0.011%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.058% 0.18% 0.059%
Number of salaries quoted 8 17 3
Median salary £46,500 £50,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.00% +35.13%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £47,500 £35,400
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £42,200
UK excluding London median salary £46,500 £50,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year -7.00% +35.13%  

GGSN 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 13891 17757 20272
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 15.93% 17.18% 18.26%
Number of salaries quoted 11283 14723 16086
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% -  

GGSN
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing GGSN over the 3 months to 29 April 2017.

Salary histogram for GGSN in the UK

GGSN
Top 7 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 3 months to 29 April 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
England +69 8 £46,500 -7.00% 2
South East +42 4 £60,000 +20.00% 2
East of England +15 4 £33,000 -26.66%
Harlow - 4 £33,000 -
Camberley - 4 £60,000 - 2
Surrey - 4 £60,000 - 2
Essex - 4 £33,000 -

For the 6 months to 29 April 2017, 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 15 (100.00%) SGSN
2 11 (73.33%) Cisco
3 8 (53.33%) GSM
3 8 (53.33%) UMTS
3 8 (53.33%) Telecoms
4 7 (46.67%) Cisco Nexus
4 7 (46.67%) HSRP
4 7 (46.67%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (46.67%) Data Centre
4 7 (46.67%) IPsec
4 7 (46.67%) CCIE
4 7 (46.67%) CCNP
4 7 (46.67%) CCNA
4 7 (46.67%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (46.67%) OSPF
4 7 (46.67%) BGP
5 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Excel
5 6 (40.00%) MS Visio
5 6 (40.00%) SNMP
5 6 (40.00%) VPN
5 6 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (26.67%) Diameter Protocol
6 4 (26.67%) Cross-Platform Development
6 4 (26.67%) LTE
6 4 (26.67%) MGW
6 4 (26.67%) Multithreading
6 4 (26.67%) Subversion
6 4 (26.67%) Software Engineering
6 4 (26.67%) RANAP
6 4 (26.67%) Wireshark

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:

Applications
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 6 (40.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 15 (100.00%) SGSN
2 8 (53.33%) GSM
2 8 (53.33%) UMTS
3 7 (46.67%) BGP
3 7 (46.67%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (46.67%) Cisco Nexus
3 7 (46.67%) HSRP
3 7 (46.67%) IPsec
3 7 (46.67%) OSPF
4 6 (40.00%) SNMP
4 6 (40.00%) VPN
5 4 (26.67%) Asterisk PBX
5 4 (26.67%) CDMA
5 4 (26.67%) Diameter Protocol
5 4 (26.67%) LTE
5 4 (26.67%) MGW
5 4 (26.67%) PBX
5 4 (26.67%) RANAP
5 4 (26.67%) RTP
5 4 (26.67%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) GCC
1 4 (26.67%) GDB
1 4 (26.67%) Subversion
1 4 (26.67%) Trac
General
1 8 (53.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 8 (53.33%) Core Network Engineer
3 6 (40.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 6 (40.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 4 (26.67%) C++ Software Engineer
4 4 (26.67%) Software Engineer
4 4 (26.67%) Telecoms Engineer
4 4 (26.67%) Telecoms Software Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 4 (26.67%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Data Centre
2 6 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Cross-Platform Development
1 4 (26.67%) Multithreading
1 4 (26.67%) OO
1 4 (26.67%) Service Delivery
1 4 (26.67%) Software Engineering
2 3 (20.00%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) CCIE
1 7 (46.67%) CCNA
1 7 (46.67%) CCNP
1 7 (46.67%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 11 (73.33%) Cisco
2 3 (20.00%) Mitel
Camberley
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