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 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Global System for Mobile Communications (GSM)
South East / Berkshire
Rank 179 196 184
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -12
Permanent jobs citing GSM 8 17 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.23% 0.34% 0.94%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.02% 1.33% 3.31%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 12
Median salary £40,000 £57,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-30.43% +32.18%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -8.04%

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
786 1282 1571
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 22.84% 25.64% 28.52%
Number of salaries quoted 580 1051 1023
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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 27 February 2017. 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 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
Bracknell - 4 £40,000 - 1
Reading +23 3 - -
GSM
South East

GSM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 22 (78.57%) UMTS
2 17 (60.71%) Telecoms
3 16 (57.14%) Service Delivery
4 14 (50.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 13 (46.43%) Value-Added Service
6 12 (42.86%) Unix
7 11 (39.29%) TIBCO
7 11 (39.29%) SS7
7 11 (39.29%) Change Management
8 10 (35.71%) Marketing
9 9 (32.14%) Presales
10 8 (28.57%) Nokia Networks
10 8 (28.57%) Product Marketing
11 7 (25.00%) Degree
11 7 (25.00%) Wireless
11 7 (25.00%) Nokia
11 7 (25.00%) GPRS
12 6 (21.43%) Mitel
13 5 (17.86%) GGSN
13 5 (17.86%) SGSN
13 5 (17.86%) LTE
13 5 (17.86%) CDMA
13 5 (17.86%) HNC
13 5 (17.86%) HND
13 5 (17.86%) C
13 5 (17.86%) Electronics
14 4 (14.29%) Mentoring
14 4 (14.29%) Infor M3
14 4 (14.29%) Home Automation
14 4 (14.29%) Embedded Software Development

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:

Business Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Infor M3
Communications & Networking
1 22 (78.57%) UMTS
2 13 (46.43%) Value-Added Service
3 11 (39.29%) SS7
4 7 (25.00%) GPRS
4 7 (25.00%) Wireless
5 5 (17.86%) CDMA
5 5 (17.86%) GGSN
5 5 (17.86%) LTE
5 5 (17.86%) SGSN
6 4 (14.29%) Ethernet
6 4 (14.29%) RS-232
6 4 (14.29%) RS-485
6 4 (14.29%) TCP/IP
7 3 (10.71%) MIMO
7 3 (10.71%) Node B
7 3 (10.71%) Radio Access Network
7 3 (10.71%) WLAN
8 2 (7.14%) SMS
8 2 (7.14%) WCDMA
9 1 (3.57%) Bluetooth
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Android Studio
1 1 (3.57%) Xcode
General
1 17 (60.71%) Telecoms
2 10 (35.71%) Marketing
3 5 (17.86%) Electronics
4 1 (3.57%) Billing
4 1 (3.57%) Multimedia
4 1 (3.57%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 11 (39.29%) VAS Engineer
2 5 (17.86%) Core Network Engineer
2 5 (17.86%) Network Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) Embedded Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) Firmware Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) Software Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Communications Specialist
4 3 (10.71%) Support Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Presales Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Architect
6 1 (3.57%) Billing Support
6 1 (3.57%) Billing Support Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.29%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Home Automation
2 3 (10.71%) Handset
3 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 12 (42.86%) Unix
2 1 (3.57%) Android
2 1 (3.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (57.14%) Service Delivery
2 11 (39.29%) Change Management
3 9 (32.14%) Presales
4 8 (28.57%) Product Marketing
5 4 (14.29%) Embedded Software Development
5 4 (14.29%) Mentoring
5 4 (14.29%) Project Management
5 4 (14.29%) Software Engineering
6 3 (10.71%) Business Development
7 2 (7.14%) Customer Requirements
7 2 (7.14%) Product Management
8 1 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (3.57%) Coaching
8 1 (3.57%) Functional Testing
8 1 (3.57%) Mobile Development
8 1 (3.57%) Non-Functional Testing
8 1 (3.57%) Problem Management
8 1 (3.57%) Scrum
8 1 (3.57%) Service Design
8 1 (3.57%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.86%) C
2 4 (14.29%) C++
2 4 (14.29%) Embedded C
2 4 (14.29%) Embedded C++
3 2 (7.14%) Java
4 1 (3.57%) Apple Swift
4 1 (3.57%) Assembly Language
4 1 (3.57%) C#
4 1 (3.57%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 7 (25.00%) Degree
2 5 (17.86%) HNC
2 5 (17.86%) HND
3 1 (3.57%) ISEB
3 1 (3.57%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 4 (14.29%) Firmware
Vendors
1 14 (50.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
2 11 (39.29%) TIBCO
3 8 (28.57%) Nokia Networks
4 7 (25.00%) Nokia
5 6 (21.43%) Mitel
6 4 (14.29%) EMC
6 4 (14.29%) Huawei
6 4 (14.29%) NEC
7 3 (10.71%) Ericsson
8 1 (3.57%) Apple
8 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
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