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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GSM over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Global System for Mobile Communications (GSM)
Rank 252 255 246
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -9
Permanent jobs citing GSM 3 30 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.040% 0.35% 0.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.20% 1.69% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 3 19 13
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £37,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
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
1532 1780 1898
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 20.53% 20.65% 21.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1172 1393 1549
Average salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

GSM
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing GSM across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 17 April 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GSM within the East of England region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
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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
Cambridgeshire 0 2 £40,000 -15.78% 2
Hertfordshire -10 1 £30,000 -
GSM
England

GSM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 10 (71.43%) 3G
1 10 (71.43%) Wireless
1 10 (71.43%) Electronics
2 7 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
2 7 (50.00%) EMC
2 7 (50.00%) ISO 9001
3 5 (35.71%) MS Office
4 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
5 3 (21.43%) Logistics
5 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
5 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
5 3 (21.43%) LTE
5 3 (21.43%) Telematics
5 3 (21.43%) C
5 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
6 2 (14.29%) Project Management
6 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
6 2 (14.29%) Bluetooth
6 2 (14.29%) B2B
6 2 (14.29%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (7.14%) Huawei
7 1 (7.14%) Degree
7 1 (7.14%) Multithreading
7 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
7 1 (7.14%) 2G
7 1 (7.14%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
7 1 (7.14%) 4G
7 1 (7.14%) Radio Access Network
7 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (7.14%) Embedded Software Development

GSM
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (35.71%) MS Office
2 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 10 (71.43%) 3G
1 10 (71.43%) Wireless
2 3 (21.43%) LTE
3 2 (14.29%) Bluetooth
4 1 (7.14%) GPRS
4 1 (7.14%) SSL
4 1 (7.14%) 4G
4 1 (7.14%) Radio Access Network
4 1 (7.14%) Frame Relay
4 1 (7.14%) 2G
4 1 (7.14%) TETRA
4 1 (7.14%) RTP
4 1 (7.14%) SS7
4 1 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) MySQL
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 10 (71.43%) Electronics
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Design Engineer
1 7 (50.00%) Electronics Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Administrator
3 2 (14.29%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Software Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Support
4 1 (7.14%) RAN Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (21.43%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) UNIX
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
2 3 (21.43%) Logistics
3 2 (14.29%) B2B
3 2 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (7.14%) Multithreading
4 1 (7.14%) Embedded Software Development
4 1 (7.14%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) C
2 1 (7.14%) C++
2 1 (7.14%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) Embedded C
2 1 (7.14%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
1 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (50.00%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (7.14%) Nortel
2 1 (7.14%) Ericsson
2 1 (7.14%) Nokia
2 1 (7.14%) Huawei
2 1 (7.14%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £60k
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire / Bedfordshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £60k
Posted: 3 days ago