The first table below looks at the demand for GSM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GSM over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Guildford region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Global System for Mobile Communications (GSM)
Rank 77 72 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Permanent jobs citing GSM 4 19 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 0.51% 2.17% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.80% 8.96% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 15 0
Average salary £50,000 £60,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%
Communications & Networking Category
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
143 212 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 18.40% 24.26% 17.11%
Number of salaries quoted 128 165 98
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,400 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
GSM
Surrey

GSM
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing GSM across the Guildford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

GSM Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

GSM
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

GSM Salary Trend in Guildford

GSM
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 15 (100.00%) C++
1 15 (100.00%) STL
1 15 (100.00%) Linux
1 15 (100.00%) OO
1 15 (100.00%) OOD
1 15 (100.00%) PBX
1 15 (100.00%) UMTS
1 15 (100.00%) Cisco
1 15 (100.00%) RTP
1 15 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 15 (100.00%) Subversion
1 15 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 15 (100.00%) RANAP
1 15 (100.00%) LTE
1 15 (100.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 15 (100.00%) Asterisk PBX
1 15 (100.00%) GCC
1 15 (100.00%) GDB
1 15 (100.00%) Trac
2 14 (93.33%) VoIP
3 1 (6.67%) Multithreading

GSM
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Guildford 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.

Communications & Networking
1 15 (100.00%) PBX
1 15 (100.00%) UMTS
1 15 (100.00%) RTP
1 15 (100.00%) RANAP
1 15 (100.00%) LTE
1 15 (100.00%) Asterisk PBX
2 14 (93.33%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 15 (100.00%) Subversion
1 15 (100.00%) GCC
1 15 (100.00%) GDB
1 15 (100.00%) Trac
General
1 15 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (86.67%) Software Engineer
2 12 (80.00%) C++ Software Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Engineering Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Software Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) STL
1 15 (100.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) OO
1 15 (100.00%) OOD
1 15 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (6.67%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) C++
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Cisco
Guildford, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago