The first table below looks at the demand for GSM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GSM over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Buckinghamshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Global System for Mobile Communications (GSM)
Rank 116 133 123
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -10
Permanent jobs citing GSM 18 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.78% 0.051% 0.35%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.58% 0.28% 1.55%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 7
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £45,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £45,000 £33,300
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +11.11%
Communications & Networking Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
393 360 451
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 16.98% 18.43% 22.86%
Number of salaries quoted 311 304 350
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
GSM
South East

GSM
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing GSM across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

GSM Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

GSM
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

GSM Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

GSM
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GSM across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

GSM Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

GSM
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GSM within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +7 4 £47,500 +5.55% 2
Amersham - 4 £52,500 -
Chesham - 2 - -
GSM
South East

GSM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 24 (80.00%) GPRS
2 17 (56.67%) UMTS
3 13 (43.33%) Wireless
3 13 (43.33%) LTE
4 10 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 10 (33.33%) Telecoms
4 10 (33.33%) C
5 9 (30.00%) SQL
5 9 (30.00%) MS Excel
5 9 (30.00%) Embedded C
5 9 (30.00%) Radio Access Network
6 8 (26.67%) Degree
6 8 (26.67%) Automotive
7 7 (23.33%) 2G
7 7 (23.33%) Netcool
7 7 (23.33%) 3G
7 7 (23.33%) C++
8 6 (20.00%) Java
8 6 (20.00%) Business Objects
9 5 (16.67%) Management Information System
10 4 (13.33%) Service Management
10 4 (13.33%) TETRA
10 4 (13.33%) Firmware
10 4 (13.33%) Network Planning
10 4 (13.33%) Performance Management
10 4 (13.33%) Big Data
10 4 (13.33%) 4G
10 4 (13.33%) Network Performance Management
11 3 (10.00%) Configuration Management
12 2 (6.67%) Electronics

GSM
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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.

Applications
1 9 (30.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (80.00%) GPRS
2 17 (56.67%) UMTS
3 13 (43.33%) Wireless
3 13 (43.33%) LTE
4 9 (30.00%) Radio Access Network
5 7 (23.33%) 2G
5 7 (23.33%) 3G
6 4 (13.33%) TETRA
6 4 (13.33%) 4G
7 2 (6.67%) DWDM
7 2 (6.67%) MPLS
7 2 (6.67%) SDH
8 1 (3.33%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.33%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Subversion
General
1 10 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 8 (26.67%) Automotive
3 2 (6.67%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 11 (36.67%) Performance Manager
2 9 (30.00%) Software Engineer
2 9 (30.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 7 (23.33%) Embedded C Software Engineer
3 7 (23.33%) Embedded C Engineer
3 7 (23.33%) C Software Engineer
4 6 (20.00%) Network Manager
5 4 (13.33%) Support Engineer
5 4 (13.33%) RF Engineer
6 3 (10.00%) Firmware Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) Service Manager
7 2 (6.67%) Service Performance Manager
8 1 (3.33%) Senior Firmware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 4 (13.33%) Firmware
3 1 (3.33%) Telematics
3 1 (3.33%) Device Driver
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 4 (13.33%) Service Management
2 4 (13.33%) Network Planning
2 4 (13.33%) Performance Management
2 4 (13.33%) Network Performance Management
3 3 (10.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (6.67%) Network Management
5 1 (3.33%) Problem Management
5 1 (3.33%) Multithreading
5 1 (3.33%) OO
Programming Languages
1 10 (33.33%) C
2 9 (30.00%) SQL
2 9 (30.00%) Embedded C
3 7 (23.33%) C++
4 6 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (26.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) SLA
Systems Management
1 7 (23.33%) Netcool
2 2 (6.67%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 6 (20.00%) Business Objects
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Connections
Salary: 35,000 to £45,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Netsource
Posted: 6 days ago