The table below looks at the statistics for GSM skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GSM over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Global System for Mobile Communications (GSM)
Rank 240 256 255
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -1
Permanent jobs citing GSM 5 8 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.079% 0.11% 0.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.51% 0.65% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 13
Median salary £52,500 £49,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.52% +10.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £49,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £48,750 £43,250 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+12.71% +4.21%
GSM
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 East of England region.

Communications & Networking Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
977 1222 1625
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 15.38% 17.17% 20.38%
Number of salaries quoted 771 976 1285
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

GSM
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

GSM Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

GSM
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

GSM Salary Trend in the East of England

GSM
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GSM across the East of England region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

GSM Salary Histogram in the East of England

GSM
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GSM within the East of England region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire - 4 £53,750 -
Hertfordshire -4 1 £27,500 -44.72%
GSM
England

GSM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, 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 East of England region with a requirement for GSM.

1 6 (100.00%) 3G
2 5 (83.33%) 3GPP
2 5 (83.33%) WCDMA
2 5 (83.33%) Validation
2 5 (83.33%) LTE
3 4 (66.67%) Requirements Analysis
3 4 (66.67%) Degree
3 4 (66.67%) Feasibility Study
4 3 (50.00%) Schematic Capture
4 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
4 3 (50.00%) 2G
4 3 (50.00%) 4G
4 3 (50.00%) Radio Access Network
4 3 (50.00%) EMC
5 2 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (33.33%) Wireless
5 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (33.33%) Data Analysis
5 2 (33.33%) Python
5 2 (33.33%) Bluetooth
5 2 (33.33%) MATLAB
5 2 (33.33%) Data Analytics
5 2 (33.33%) Analytics
5 2 (33.33%) Probability Theory
5 2 (33.33%) WLAN
5 2 (33.33%) Time Management
6 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
6 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (16.67%) Coaching
6 1 (16.67%) GPRS

GSM
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 6 (100.00%) 3G
2 5 (83.33%) 3GPP
2 5 (83.33%) LTE
2 5 (83.33%) WCDMA
3 3 (50.00%) 2G
3 3 (50.00%) 4G
3 3 (50.00%) Radio Access Network
4 2 (33.33%) Bluetooth
4 2 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (33.33%) Wireless
4 2 (33.33%) WLAN
5 1 (16.67%) GPRS
5 1 (16.67%) VoIP
General
1 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Design Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) RF Design Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) RF Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Senior Design Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Senior RF Design Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Senior RF Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) 3G Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) LTE Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (16.67%) Field Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Radio Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Wireless Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Validation
2 4 (66.67%) Feasibility Study
2 4 (66.67%) Requirements Analysis
3 3 (50.00%) Schematic Capture
4 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (33.33%) Analytics
4 2 (33.33%) Data Analysis
4 2 (33.33%) Data Analytics
4 2 (33.33%) Probability Theory
4 2 (33.33%) Time Management
5 1 (16.67%) Coaching
5 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) MATLAB
1 2 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) EMC