The table below looks at the statistics for GSM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GSM over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Global System for Mobile Communications (GSM)
Rank 201 197 189
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -8
Permanent jobs citing GSM 9 26 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.21% 0.50% 0.73%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.84% 2.11% 2.39%
Number of salaries quoted 6 17 13
Median salary £45,000 £52,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,750 £28,600 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £85,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £48,750 £42,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+16.07% -6.66%
GSM
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1076 1235 1802
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 24.98% 23.74% 30.46%
Number of salaries quoted 791 910 980
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £28,100 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

GSM
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire region citing GSM as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

GSM Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

GSM
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

GSM Salary Trend in Berkshire

GSM
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GSM across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

GSM Salary Histogram in Berkshire

GSM
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GSM within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Reading +17 5 £87,500 +153.62%
Newbury -11 2 £45,000 +12.50%
Slough +14 1 £41,500 -51.17% 1
GSM
South East

GSM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, IT jobs citing GSM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for GSM.

1 24 (92.31%) UMTS
2 17 (65.38%) LTE
3 13 (50.00%) ISEB
4 12 (46.15%) SS7
4 12 (46.15%) ISTQB
5 11 (42.31%) Telecoms
5 11 (42.31%) 3G
6 10 (38.46%) HP
6 10 (38.46%) 2G
6 10 (38.46%) ISUP
6 10 (38.46%) SCCP
6 10 (38.46%) Wireshark
6 10 (38.46%) SIGTRAN
6 10 (38.46%) tcpdump
6 10 (38.46%) 4G
6 10 (38.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 10 (38.46%) Diameter Protocol
6 10 (38.46%) Defect Management
7 9 (34.62%) Test Planning
8 8 (30.77%) Unix
8 8 (30.77%) Windows
9 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
9 6 (23.08%) Presales
10 5 (19.23%) Marketing
10 5 (19.23%) GPRS
10 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (19.23%) Service Delivery
11 4 (15.38%) CDMA
11 4 (15.38%) C#
11 4 (15.38%) QA

GSM
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (92.31%) UMTS
2 17 (65.38%) LTE
3 12 (46.15%) SS7
4 11 (42.31%) 3G
5 10 (38.46%) 2G
5 10 (38.46%) 4G
5 10 (38.46%) Diameter Protocol
5 10 (38.46%) ISUP
5 10 (38.46%) SCCP
5 10 (38.46%) SIGTRAN
5 10 (38.46%) tcpdump
5 10 (38.46%) Wireshark
6 5 (19.23%) GPRS
7 4 (15.38%) CDMA
7 4 (15.38%) Value-Added Service
8 3 (11.54%) 3GPP
8 3 (11.54%) ATM
8 3 (11.54%) ISDN
8 3 (11.54%) PSTN
8 3 (11.54%) WCDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) HBase
1 1 (3.85%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Cucumber
1 1 (3.85%) SpecFlow
1 1 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (42.31%) Telecoms
2 5 (19.23%) Marketing
3 3 (11.54%) Advertising
4 2 (7.69%) Multimedia
5 1 (3.85%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 8 (30.77%) Analyst
1 8 (30.77%) Network Analyst
1 8 (30.77%) Test Analyst
2 3 (11.54%) Core Network Engineer
2 3 (11.54%) Network Engineer
2 3 (11.54%) QA Engineer
3 2 (7.69%) Presales Engineer
3 2 (7.69%) Support Engineer
3 2 (7.69%) Test Leader
3 2 (7.69%) VAS Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Architect
4 1 (3.85%) Consultant
4 1 (3.85%) Developer
4 1 (3.85%) Quality Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Senior Solutions Architect
4 1 (3.85%) Software Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (3.85%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (3.85%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) .NET
1 2 (7.69%) LINQ
1 2 (7.69%) WPF
2 1 (3.85%) 802.1X
2 1 (3.85%) Ajax
2 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 1 (3.85%) CSS
2 1 (3.85%) HTML
2 1 (3.85%) HTML5
2 1 (3.85%) jQuery
2 1 (3.85%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.85%) Smart Meter
2 1 (3.85%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (30.77%) Unix
1 8 (30.77%) Windows
2 3 (11.54%) Windows 2000
2 3 (11.54%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) Defect Management
2 9 (34.62%) Test Planning
3 6 (23.08%) Presales
4 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (19.23%) Service Delivery
5 4 (15.38%) Functional Testing
6 3 (11.54%) Non-Functional Testing
6 3 (11.54%) Regression Testing
6 3 (11.54%) Scrum
7 2 (7.69%) BDD
7 2 (7.69%) Change Management
7 2 (7.69%) Network Design
7 2 (7.69%) Network Optimisation
7 2 (7.69%) Network Planning
7 2 (7.69%) Product Management
7 2 (7.69%) Product Marketing
8 1 (3.85%) Customer Engagement
8 1 (3.85%) Data Migration
8 1 (3.85%) Software Testing
8 1 (3.85%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (15.38%) C#
2 3 (11.54%) Java
2 3 (11.54%) SQL
3 1 (3.85%) Assembly Language
3 1 (3.85%) C
3 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 13 (50.00%) ISEB
2 12 (46.15%) ISTQB
3 10 (38.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (7.69%) HNC
4 2 (7.69%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (38.46%) HP
2 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
3 3 (11.54%) Sybase
4 2 (7.69%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 2 (7.69%) Mitel
4 2 (7.69%) Nokia Networks
4 2 (7.69%) Oracle
4 2 (7.69%) TIBCO
5 1 (3.85%) Sitecore
Slough, Berkshire
Nanotek Limited
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