The table below looks at the statistics for GSM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Amersham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GSM over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Global System for Mobile Communications (GSM)
Rank 12 13 20
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +7
Permanent jobs citing GSM 2 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Amersham 4.65% 5.88% 1.79%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.52% 40.00% 4.76%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%
GSM
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Amersham region.

Communications & Networking Category
Amersham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
21 5 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Amersham 48.84% 14.71% 37.50%
Number of salaries quoted 12 3 20
Average salary £37,500 £24,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.06% -51.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £31,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

GSM
Jobs Demand Trend in Amersham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing GSM across the Amersham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

GSM Jobs Demand Trend in Amersham

GSM
Salary Trend in Amersham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing GSM across the Amersham region.

GSM Salary Trend in Amersham

GSM
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Amersham

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Amersham region citing GSM also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited GSM.

1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (100.00%) 2G
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) GPRS
1 2 (100.00%) UMTS
1 2 (100.00%) LTE
1 2 (100.00%) 4G
1 2 (100.00%) 3G
1 2 (100.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (50.00%) People Management
2 1 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (50.00%) Fault Management

GSM
Top Related IT Skills in Amersham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Amersham region citing GSM also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited GSM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) 2G
1 2 (100.00%) GPRS
1 2 (100.00%) UMTS
1 2 (100.00%) LTE
1 2 (100.00%) 4G
1 2 (100.00%) 3G
2 1 (50.00%) Radio Access Network
General
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Service Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Network Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Problem Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Incident Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) People Management
2 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (50.00%) Fault Management
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA