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

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Global System for Mobile Communications (GSM)
Rank 127 134 130
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -4
Permanent jobs citing GSM 2 10 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.094% 0.40% 0.60%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.47% 1.89% 3.12%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 5
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% -
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £38,750 £40,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £55,250 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%
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
429 528 513
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 20.10% 21.26% 19.28%
Number of salaries quoted 376 429 398
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,435 £31,800 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GSM within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015. 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
Cambridge +5 2 £40,000 -15.78% 1
GSM
East of England

GSM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 4 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 9 (90.00%) 3G
2 8 (80.00%) Wireless
2 8 (80.00%) Electronics
3 7 (70.00%) ISO 9001
3 7 (70.00%) Embedded Systems
3 7 (70.00%) EMC
4 2 (20.00%) LTE
4 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (20.00%) MS Office
5 1 (10.00%) STL
5 1 (10.00%) UNIX
5 1 (10.00%) Linux
5 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
5 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
5 1 (10.00%) Bluetooth
5 1 (10.00%) GPRS
5 1 (10.00%) B2B
5 1 (10.00%) SSL
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (10.00%) Embedded C
5 1 (10.00%) Embedded C++
5 1 (10.00%) C
5 1 (10.00%) C++
5 1 (10.00%) MySQL
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (10.00%) TETRA
5 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (10.00%) 2G
5 1 (10.00%) Frame Relay
5 1 (10.00%) RTP

GSM
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 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 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Office
2 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 9 (90.00%) 3G
2 8 (80.00%) Wireless
3 2 (20.00%) LTE
4 1 (10.00%) Bluetooth
4 1 (10.00%) GPRS
4 1 (10.00%) SSL
4 1 (10.00%) TETRA
4 1 (10.00%) 2G
4 1 (10.00%) Frame Relay
4 1 (10.00%) RTP
4 1 (10.00%) SS7
4 1 (10.00%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) MySQL
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 8 (80.00%) Electronics
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Design Engineer
1 7 (70.00%) Electronics Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Support Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Support
2 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (10.00%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) UNIX
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (10.00%) B2B
2 1 (10.00%) Project Management
2 1 (10.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (10.00%) Logistics
2 1 (10.00%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) Embedded C
1 1 (10.00%) Embedded C++
1 1 (10.00%) C
1 1 (10.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (70.00%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) EMC
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire / Bedfordshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £60k
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