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 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Global System for Mobile Communications (GSM)
Rank 185 195 180
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -15
Permanent jobs citing GSM 22 27 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.49% 0.54% 0.73%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.82% 2.00% 2.49%
Number of salaries quoted 17 11 19
Median salary £57,500 £50,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.86% -3.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £40,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £43,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.19% +8.75%
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
1206 1352 1605
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 27.08% 26.85% 29.33%
Number of salaries quoted 959 845 1040
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 May 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 May 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
Slough +11 8 £38,000 -24.75% 1
Reading +12 7 £56,750 -6.19%
Newbury +4 6 £57,500 +24.32%
GSM
South East

GSM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 39 (100.00%) UMTS
2 32 (82.05%) Telecoms
3 25 (64.10%) Windows
4 20 (51.28%) GPRS
5 18 (46.15%) Unix
6 17 (43.59%) CDMA
6 17 (43.59%) WCDMA
6 17 (43.59%) Microsoft
6 17 (43.59%) LTE
7 16 (41.03%) ATM
7 16 (41.03%) ISDN
7 16 (41.03%) PSTN
7 16 (41.03%) 3GPP
7 16 (41.03%) Sybase
7 16 (41.03%) Presales
8 15 (38.46%) Windows 2000
8 15 (38.46%) Windows NT
9 14 (35.90%) Degree
10 12 (30.77%) GGSN
10 12 (30.77%) SGSN
10 12 (30.77%) VoLTE
10 12 (30.77%) VoWiFi
11 11 (28.21%) Huawei
12 10 (25.64%) Agile Software Development
12 10 (25.64%) SQL
13 9 (23.08%) Oracle
13 9 (23.08%) C#
13 9 (23.08%) BDD
14 8 (20.51%) WPF
14 8 (20.51%) LINQ

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:

Communications & Networking
1 39 (100.00%) UMTS
2 20 (51.28%) GPRS
3 17 (43.59%) CDMA
3 17 (43.59%) LTE
3 17 (43.59%) WCDMA
4 16 (41.03%) 3GPP
4 16 (41.03%) ATM
4 16 (41.03%) ISDN
4 16 (41.03%) PSTN
5 12 (30.77%) GGSN
5 12 (30.77%) SGSN
5 12 (30.77%) VoLTE
5 12 (30.77%) VoWiFi
6 7 (17.95%) 4G
7 6 (15.38%) SS7
8 5 (12.82%) Diameter Protocol
8 5 (12.82%) Wireless
9 4 (10.26%) 2G
9 4 (10.26%) ISUP
9 4 (10.26%) Node B
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.13%) Big Data
1 2 (5.13%) HBase
1 2 (5.13%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Cucumber
1 2 (5.13%) SpecFlow
1 2 (5.13%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 32 (82.05%) Telecoms
2 3 (7.69%) Advertising
3 1 (2.56%) Electronics
3 1 (2.56%) French Language
3 1 (2.56%) Marketing
3 1 (2.56%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 16 (41.03%) Core Network Engineer
1 16 (41.03%) Network Engineer
2 7 (17.95%) Senior Software Engineer
2 7 (17.95%) Software Engineer
2 7 (17.95%) VoLTE Engineer
3 4 (10.26%) Analyst
3 4 (10.26%) Communications Specialist
3 4 (10.26%) Network Analyst
3 4 (10.26%) Test Analyst
4 2 (5.13%) Network Support
4 2 (5.13%) Network Support Engineer
4 2 (5.13%) Presales Engineer
4 2 (5.13%) QA Engineer
4 2 (5.13%) Quality Engineer
4 2 (5.13%) Support Engineer
4 2 (5.13%) Technical Engineer
4 2 (5.13%) Test Leader
5 1 (2.56%) Lead Network Engineer
5 1 (2.56%) Network Operations Engineer
5 1 (2.56%) Operations Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (20.51%) .NET
1 8 (20.51%) LINQ
1 8 (20.51%) WPF
2 2 (5.13%) Spring
3 1 (2.56%) Ajax
3 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 1 (2.56%) CSS
3 1 (2.56%) HTML
3 1 (2.56%) HTML5
3 1 (2.56%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.69%) Handset
2 2 (5.13%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.13%) Smart Meter
3 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 25 (64.10%) Windows
2 18 (46.15%) Unix
3 15 (38.46%) Windows 2000
3 15 (38.46%) Windows NT
4 1 (2.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (41.03%) Presales
2 10 (25.64%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (23.08%) BDD
4 8 (20.51%) Network Optimisation
4 8 (20.51%) Service Delivery
5 7 (17.95%) Project Management
5 7 (17.95%) Software Engineering
6 4 (10.26%) Business Development
6 4 (10.26%) Defect Management
6 4 (10.26%) Mentoring
6 4 (10.26%) Test Planning
7 2 (5.13%) Analytics
7 2 (5.13%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (5.13%) Functional Testing
7 2 (5.13%) Non-Functional Testing
7 2 (5.13%) Regression Testing
7 2 (5.13%) Risk Assessment
7 2 (5.13%) Scrum
8 1 (2.56%) ITIL
8 1 (2.56%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 10 (25.64%) SQL
2 9 (23.08%) C#
3 2 (5.13%) Java
4 1 (2.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 14 (35.90%) Degree
2 6 (15.38%) ISEB
2 6 (15.38%) ISTQB
3 4 (10.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.69%) QA
2 1 (2.56%) SLA
Vendors
1 17 (43.59%) Microsoft
2 16 (41.03%) Sybase
3 11 (28.21%) Huawei
4 9 (23.08%) Oracle
5 6 (15.38%) HP
6 4 (10.26%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 4 (10.26%) Ericsson
6 4 (10.26%) Nokia
7 3 (7.69%) Cisco
8 1 (2.56%) Mitel
8 1 (2.56%) Sitecore
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