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

3 months to
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Global System for Mobile Communications (GSM)
Rank 174 226 138
Rank change year-on-year
+52 -88
Permanent jobs citing GSM 20 11 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.49% 0.19% 1.57%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.90% 0.74% 4.99%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 10
Median salary £77,500 £27,500 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+181.81% -40.54%
UK excluding London median salary £48,750 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+14.70% +1.19%
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
1050 1496 1844
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 25.74% 25.21% 31.53%
Number of salaries quoted 727 1194 1082
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
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
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 11 December 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 +39 9 - - 1
Slough - 3 £77,500 - 1
GSM
South East

GSM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 27 (93.10%) UMTS
2 18 (62.07%) Telecoms
3 17 (58.62%) Service Delivery
4 15 (51.72%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 14 (48.28%) SS7
5 14 (48.28%) Unix
6 13 (44.83%) Value-Added Service
7 12 (41.38%) TIBCO
7 12 (41.38%) Change Management
8 11 (37.93%) Marketing
8 11 (37.93%) Presales
9 10 (34.48%) LTE
10 9 (31.03%) Product Marketing
10 9 (31.03%) Nokia Networks
11 7 (24.14%) Nokia
12 6 (20.69%) Wireless
12 6 (20.69%) CDMA
12 6 (20.69%) HNC
12 6 (20.69%) HND
13 5 (17.24%) Mitel
13 5 (17.24%) GGSN
13 5 (17.24%) SGSN
14 4 (13.79%) Radio Access Network
14 4 (13.79%) Huawei
14 4 (13.79%) ISEB
15 3 (10.34%) WLAN
15 3 (10.34%) SMS
15 3 (10.34%) Ericsson
15 3 (10.34%) 3G
15 3 (10.34%) Project Management

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 (3.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (93.10%) UMTS
2 14 (48.28%) SS7
3 13 (44.83%) Value-Added Service
4 10 (34.48%) LTE
5 6 (20.69%) CDMA
5 6 (20.69%) Wireless
6 5 (17.24%) GGSN
6 5 (17.24%) SGSN
7 4 (13.79%) Radio Access Network
8 3 (10.34%) 3G
8 3 (10.34%) MIMO
8 3 (10.34%) Node B
8 3 (10.34%) SMS
8 3 (10.34%) WLAN
9 2 (6.90%) 2G
9 2 (6.90%) Diameter Protocol
9 2 (6.90%) GPRS
9 2 (6.90%) ISUP
9 2 (6.90%) SCCP
9 2 (6.90%) Wireshark
General
1 18 (62.07%) Telecoms
2 11 (37.93%) Marketing
3 1 (3.45%) Advertising
3 1 (3.45%) Billing
3 1 (3.45%) Electronics
3 1 (3.45%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 12 (41.38%) VAS Engineer
2 5 (17.24%) Core Network Engineer
2 5 (17.24%) Network Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Support Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Communications Specialist
5 2 (6.90%) Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Network Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) QA Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Test Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Architect
6 1 (3.45%) Billing Support
6 1 (3.45%) Billing Support Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Consultant
6 1 (3.45%) Presales Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Architect
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.45%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.45%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (3.45%) Technical Leader
6 1 (3.45%) Telecoms Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Handset
2 2 (6.90%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.45%) Smart Meter
3 1 (3.45%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 14 (48.28%) Unix
2 2 (6.90%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (58.62%) Service Delivery
2 12 (41.38%) Change Management
3 11 (37.93%) Presales
4 9 (31.03%) Product Marketing
5 3 (10.34%) Business Development
5 3 (10.34%) Functional Testing
5 3 (10.34%) Mentoring
5 3 (10.34%) Project Management
6 2 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (6.90%) Defect Management
6 2 (6.90%) Network Design
6 2 (6.90%) Non-Functional Testing
6 2 (6.90%) Regression Testing
6 2 (6.90%) Scrum
7 1 (3.45%) Data Migration
7 1 (3.45%) Migration
7 1 (3.45%) Network Planning
7 1 (3.45%) Software Testing
7 1 (3.45%) Test Planning
7 1 (3.45%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.90%) C#
1 2 (6.90%) Java
2 1 (3.45%) Assembly Language
2 1 (3.45%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (20.69%) HNC
1 6 (20.69%) HND
2 4 (13.79%) ISEB
3 3 (10.34%) Degree
3 3 (10.34%) ISTQB
4 2 (6.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (51.72%) Alcatel-Lucent
2 12 (41.38%) TIBCO
3 9 (31.03%) Nokia Networks
4 7 (24.14%) Nokia
5 5 (17.24%) Mitel
6 4 (13.79%) Huawei
7 3 (10.34%) Ericsson
8 2 (6.90%) HP
8 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
Reading
TDA Group
Salary: Neg
Posted: 18 days ago
Slough
aap3
Salary: £65000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + V Attractive
Posted: 23 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Accenture
Posted: 23 days ago