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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Global System for Mobile Communications (GSM)
Rank - 137 135
Permanent jobs citing GSM 0 6 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire - 0.24% 0.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 1.20% 2.21%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 3
Average salary - £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £40,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+8.75% -20.00%
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
453 500 452
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 21.32% 20.16% 17.59%
Number of salaries quoted 393 390 357
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,143 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £54,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 23 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 6 (85.71%) 3G
1 6 (85.71%) Wireless
1 6 (85.71%) Electronics
2 5 (71.43%) ISO 9001
2 5 (71.43%) EMC
2 5 (71.43%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (28.57%) MS Office
4 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
4 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
4 1 (14.29%) Bluetooth
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
4 1 (14.29%) B2B
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) TETRA
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) Logistics
4 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 1 (14.29%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (14.29%) LTE
4 1 (14.29%) Telematics

GSM
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Office
2 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) 3G
1 6 (85.71%) Wireless
2 1 (14.29%) TETRA
2 1 (14.29%) LTE
2 1 (14.29%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 6 (85.71%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Design Engineer
1 5 (71.43%) Electronics Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Support
2 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (14.29%) Telematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) B2B
1 1 (14.29%) Project Management
1 1 (14.29%) Logistics
1 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (71.43%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) EMC
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft