The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for GPON skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited GPON over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Gigabit-Capable Passive Optical Network (G-PON)
UK
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 848 938 948
Rank change year-on-year +90 +10  
Permanent jobs citing GPON 4 12 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.005% 0.011% 0.006%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.029% 0.066% 0.031%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 4
Median salary £42,500 £25,000 £95,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +70.00% -73.68%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £25,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +70.00% -52.38%  

GPON 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 13636 18120 19660
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 15.97% 17.36% 18.36%
Number of salaries quoted 11111 14994 15669
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

GPON
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for GPON in the UK

GPON
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for GPON in the UK

GPON
Top 4 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GPON within the UK over the 3 months to 29 March 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 +65 3 £42,500 +70.00% 1
Bristol - 3 £42,500 - 1
South West - 3 £42,500 - 1
Isle of Man - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT jobs citing GPON 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 GPON.

1 3 (75.00%) ADSL
1 3 (75.00%) VoIP
1 3 (75.00%) Project Management
1 3 (75.00%) VDSL
1 3 (75.00%) Network Design
1 3 (75.00%) Wireless
1 3 (75.00%) IPTV
1 3 (75.00%) Multicast
1 3 (75.00%) Presales
2 2 (50.00%) Extreme Networks
2 2 (50.00%) Ubiquiti
2 2 (50.00%) Ruckus Wireless
2 2 (50.00%) 3Com
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) Juniper
3 1 (25.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) Broadband
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) Virgin Media

GPON
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 3 (75.00%) ADSL
1 3 (75.00%) Multicast
1 3 (75.00%) VDSL
1 3 (75.00%) VoIP
1 3 (75.00%) Wireless
2 1 (25.00%) Broadband
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Presales Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) VoIP Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Network Planner
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) IPTV
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Network Design
1 3 (75.00%) Presales
1 3 (75.00%) Project Management
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) 3Com
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) Extreme Networks
1 2 (50.00%) HP
1 2 (50.00%) Juniper
1 2 (50.00%) Ruckus Wireless
1 2 (50.00%) Ubiquiti
2 1 (25.00%) Virgin Media
Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £400 car allowance + BUPA + bens
Posted: 2 days ago