The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Basingstoke region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Global System for Mobile Communications (GSM)
Rank 72 80 58
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -22
Permanent jobs citing GSM 5 2 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 0.66% 0.30% 1.88%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.22% 0.90% 5.58%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 7
Average salary - £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%
Communications & Networking Category
Basingstoke
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
225 221 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 29.84% 33.38% 33.65%
Number of salaries quoted 192 155 144
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -8.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,750 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
GSM
Hampshire

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 24 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (88.89%) UML
2 8 (88.89%) OO
2 8 (88.89%) C++
2 8 (88.89%) UMTS
2 8 (88.89%) Telecoms
2 8 (88.89%) Software Engineering
2 8 (88.89%) LTE
3 4 (44.44%) C
3 4 (44.44%) C#
3 4 (44.44%) Python
4 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
4 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
4 2 (22.22%) Aerospace
5 1 (11.11%) Billing
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (11.11%) SQL
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
5 1 (11.11%) Firewall
5 1 (11.11%) Back Office
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (11.11%) SS7
5 1 (11.11%) SMPP

GSM
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 8 (88.89%) UMTS
1 8 (88.89%) LTE
2 1 (11.11%) Firewall
2 1 (11.11%) SS7
2 1 (11.11%) SMPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (88.89%) Telecoms
2 2 (22.22%) Aerospace
3 1 (11.11%) Billing
3 1 (11.11%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Systems Engineer
2 7 (77.78%) Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Support
3 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Software Developer
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) UML
1 8 (88.89%) OO
1 8 (88.89%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) C++
2 4 (44.44%) C
2 4 (44.44%) C#
2 4 (44.44%) Python
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
1 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared