The table below looks at the statistics for GSM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GSM over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Global System for Mobile Communications (GSM)
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 105 - 108
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing GSM 2 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.17% - 0.50%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.82% - 2.09%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 8
Median salary £51,250 - £45,000
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 Cambridge region.

Communications & Networking Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
244 306 382
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 20.57% 20.32% 23.93%
Number of salaries quoted 203 224 285
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £43,900
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +8.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,450 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,400 £62,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

GSM
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridge region citing GSM as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

GSM Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

GSM
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

GSM Salary Trend in Cambridge

GSM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for GSM.

1 4 (100.00%) 3G
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
2 3 (75.00%) Validation
2 3 (75.00%) LTE
2 3 (75.00%) 3GPP
2 3 (75.00%) WCDMA
3 2 (50.00%) EMC
3 2 (50.00%) Python
3 2 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (50.00%) Bluetooth
3 2 (50.00%) 2G
3 2 (50.00%) 4G
3 2 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (50.00%) Time Management
3 2 (50.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (50.00%) Schematic Capture
3 2 (50.00%) Feasibility Study
4 1 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (25.00%) Physics
4 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (25.00%) ZigBee
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (25.00%) Radio Access Network
4 1 (25.00%) Data Analytics
4 1 (25.00%) Analytics
4 1 (25.00%) Probability Theory
4 1 (25.00%) Wireless
4 1 (25.00%) Telecoms

GSM
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 4 (100.00%) 3G
2 3 (75.00%) 3GPP
2 3 (75.00%) LTE
2 3 (75.00%) WCDMA
3 2 (50.00%) 2G
3 2 (50.00%) 4G
3 2 (50.00%) Bluetooth
3 2 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (25.00%) Radio Access Network
4 1 (25.00%) Wireless
4 1 (25.00%) ZigBee
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Design Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) RF Design Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) RF Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Design Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Senior RF Design Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Senior RF Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 3G Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Field Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) LTE Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Validation
2 2 (50.00%) Feasibility Study
2 2 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Schematic Capture
2 2 (50.00%) Time Management
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Data Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Physics
3 1 (25.00%) Probability Theory
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) C
2 1 (25.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) PhD
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) EMC