The table below looks at the statistics for GSM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GSM over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Global System for Mobile Communications (GSM)
Rank - 80 64
Permanent jobs citing GSM 0 2 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke - 0.29% 1.53%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 1.10% 5.14%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 8
Average salary - £50,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +47.05%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £51,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +27.50%
GSM
Hampshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Basingstoke
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
200 181 214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 35.91% 26.38% 29.85%
Number of salaries quoted 175 126 151
Average salary £39,500 £33,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.91% -10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

GSM
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

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

GSM Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

GSM
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

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

GSM Salary Trend in Basingstoke

GSM
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Basingstoke 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 5 (100.00%) C++
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) UML
1 5 (100.00%) OO
1 5 (100.00%) UMTS
1 5 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 5 (100.00%) LTE
2 2 (40.00%) Coaching
2 2 (40.00%) C
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) Python
3 1 (20.00%) Aerospace
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared

GSM
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Basingstoke 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 5 (100.00%) UMTS
1 5 (100.00%) LTE
General
1 5 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (20.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Software Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) UML
1 5 (100.00%) OO
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) Coaching
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C++
2 2 (40.00%) Python
2 2 (40.00%) C
2 2 (40.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared