The table below looks at the statistics for GSM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GSM over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Global System for Mobile Communications (GSM)
Rank - 133 144
Permanent jobs citing GSM 0 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire - 0.29% 0.082%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 1.51% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 1
Average salary - £47,500 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +102.12%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -10.00%
GSM
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
423 463 401
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 19.39% 19.28% 16.51%
Number of salaries quoted 355 366 328
Average salary £40,500 £45,000 £39,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +13.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

GSM
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

GSM Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

GSM
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

GSM Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

GSM
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 3 (100.00%) Wireless
1 3 (100.00%) Electronics
2 2 (66.67%) ISO 9001
2 2 (66.67%) EMC
2 2 (66.67%) 3G
2 2 (66.67%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) Logistics
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Telematics

GSM
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 1 (33.33%) MS Office
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Wireless
2 2 (66.67%) 3G
General
1 3 (100.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Design Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Electronics Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (33.33%) Telematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Logistics
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) EMC