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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Global System for Mobile Communications (GSM)
Rank - 76 59
Permanent jobs citing GSM 0 2 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke - 0.30% 2.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 1.18% 6.35%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 12
Average salary - £40,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%
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
243 169 252
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 36.76% 25.19% 33.96%
Number of salaries quoted 214 130 177
Average salary £39,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.85% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,000 £24,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 26 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 23 September 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%) Coaching
3 4 (44.44%) C
3 4 (44.44%) C#
3 4 (44.44%) Python
4 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
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 23 September 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%) SS7
2 1 (11.11%) SMPP
2 1 (11.11%) Firewall
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%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Software Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Support
3 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) UML
1 8 (88.89%) OO
1 8 (88.89%) Software Engineering
2 4 (44.44%) Coaching
3 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
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