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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Global System for Mobile Communications (GSM)
Rank 115 120 119
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -1
Permanent jobs citing GSM 18 7 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.84% 0.35% 0.83%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.07% 1.76% 3.56%
Number of salaries quoted 14 3 16
Average salary £44,000 £46,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +8.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £41,200 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £51,200 £43,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%
Communications & Networking Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
355 398 449
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 16.65% 19.92% 23.30%
Number of salaries quoted 279 312 383
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £70,000
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 25 July 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 25 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes - 15 £44,000 - 1
Amersham - 2 - -
GSM
South East

GSM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 26 (66.67%) GPRS
2 21 (53.85%) Telecoms
3 17 (43.59%) UMTS
3 17 (43.59%) LTE
4 16 (41.03%) Wireless
5 12 (30.77%) Degree
6 10 (25.64%) 2G
6 10 (25.64%) Subversion
6 10 (25.64%) Network Planning
6 10 (25.64%) Software Engineering
6 10 (25.64%) SQL
7 9 (23.08%) SDH
7 9 (23.08%) MS Excel
7 9 (23.08%) 3G
7 9 (23.08%) DWDM
7 9 (23.08%) Radio Access Network
8 8 (20.51%) SaaS
8 8 (20.51%) 4G
8 8 (20.51%) Embedded C
8 8 (20.51%) C
8 8 (20.51%) Electronics
9 7 (17.95%) Service Management
9 7 (17.95%) Cisco
9 7 (17.95%) Netcool
9 7 (17.95%) MPLS
10 6 (15.38%) Business Objects
10 6 (15.38%) Management Information System
11 4 (10.26%) Cramer
11 4 (10.26%) SLA
11 4 (10.26%) Performance Management

GSM
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 (23.08%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (20.51%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (66.67%) GPRS
2 17 (43.59%) UMTS
2 17 (43.59%) LTE
3 16 (41.03%) Wireless
4 10 (25.64%) 2G
5 9 (23.08%) 3G
5 9 (23.08%) DWDM
5 9 (23.08%) SDH
5 9 (23.08%) Radio Access Network
6 8 (20.51%) 4G
7 7 (17.95%) MPLS
8 1 (2.56%) SS7
8 1 (2.56%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (2.56%) TETRA
8 1 (2.56%) Network Security
8 1 (2.56%) SMS
8 1 (2.56%) 3GPP
8 1 (2.56%) VoIP
8 1 (2.56%) Ethernet
8 1 (2.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.26%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 10 (25.64%) Subversion
General
1 21 (53.85%) Telecoms
2 8 (20.51%) Electronics
3 2 (5.13%) Automotive
4 1 (2.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (25.64%) Performance Manager
2 8 (20.51%) Embedded C Engineer
2 8 (20.51%) C Software Engineer
2 8 (20.51%) Software Engineer
2 8 (20.51%) Network Engineer
2 8 (20.51%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 8 (20.51%) Embedded C Software Engineer
3 7 (17.95%) Network Manager
4 3 (7.69%) Senior Network Architect
4 3 (7.69%) Network Architect
4 3 (7.69%) Architect
4 3 (7.69%) Service Manager
4 3 (7.69%) Senior Architect
5 2 (5.13%) Service Performance Manager
5 2 (5.13%) Firmware Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Senior Firmware Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (2.56%) Problem Manager
6 1 (2.56%) RF Engineer
6 1 (2.56%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.38%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.13%) Firmware
2 2 (5.13%) Telematics
3 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.64%) Network Planning
1 10 (25.64%) Software Engineering
2 7 (17.95%) Service Management
3 4 (10.26%) Performance Management
3 4 (10.26%) Capacity Management
4 3 (7.69%) Network Performance Management
4 3 (7.69%) ITIL
4 3 (7.69%) Configuration Management
4 3 (7.69%) Problem Management
5 2 (5.13%) Fault Management
5 2 (5.13%) Project Management
5 2 (5.13%) OO
5 2 (5.13%) Change Management
5 2 (5.13%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (5.13%) Network Design
5 2 (5.13%) Network Architecture
6 1 (2.56%) Network Management
6 1 (2.56%) DNA
6 1 (2.56%) PRINCE
6 1 (2.56%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (25.64%) SQL
2 8 (20.51%) Embedded C
2 8 (20.51%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (30.77%) Degree
2 1 (2.56%) CCNA
2 1 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.26%) SLA
Systems Management
1 7 (17.95%) Netcool
2 2 (5.13%) NSN NetAct
3 1 (2.56%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 7 (17.95%) Cisco
2 6 (15.38%) Business Objects
3 4 (10.26%) Cramer
4 3 (7.69%) Juniper
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire, South East
Network Rail
Salary: £55,000 - £60,000
Posted: 14 days ago