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 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Global System for Mobile Communications (GSM)
Rank 252 260 260
Rank change year-on-year
+8 0
Permanent jobs citing GSM 1 2 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.016% 0.027% 0.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.097% 0.17% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 17
Median salary £57,500 £100,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-42.50% +100.00%
UK excluding London median salary £48,750 £41,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+17.46% -7.77%
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
1032 1195 1643
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 16.39% 16.27% 21.03%
Number of salaries quoted 873 952 1333
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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
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 28 August 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 - 1 £57,500 -
GSM
England

GSM
Top 19 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 4 (66.67%) PBX
1 4 (66.67%) VoIP
1 4 (66.67%) WLAN
1 4 (66.67%) Wireless
1 4 (66.67%) Product Management
1 4 (66.67%) xDSL
1 4 (66.67%) Radio Access Network
2 2 (33.33%) Network Planning
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
3 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (16.67%) C
3 1 (16.67%) C++
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Big Data
3 1 (16.67%) Prototyping
3 1 (16.67%) Arduino
3 1 (16.67%) Rapid Prototyping

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 4 (66.67%) PBX
1 4 (66.67%) Radio Access Network
1 4 (66.67%) VoIP
1 4 (66.67%) Wireless
1 4 (66.67%) WLAN
1 4 (66.67%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Big Data
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) GSM Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) RAN Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Wireless Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Radio Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Hardware Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) IT Manager
3 1 (16.67%) IT Operations Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Operations Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Wireless Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Arduino
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Product Management
2 2 (33.33%) Network Planning
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Prototyping
3 1 (16.67%) Rapid Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C
1 1 (16.67%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree