The table below looks at the statistics for GSM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GSM over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Global System for Mobile Communications (GSM)
Rank 189 197 174
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -23
Permanent jobs citing GSM 1 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.030% 0.052% 0.060%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.13% 0.23% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 2
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -11.57%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £43,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-8.04% -13.00%
GSM
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hampshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
753 856 644
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 22.76% 22.07% 19.30%
Number of salaries quoted 657 720 534
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

GSM
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

GSM Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

GSM
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

GSM Salary Trend in Hampshire

GSM
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GSM within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 8 February 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
(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
Southampton - 1 £40,000 -
GSM
South East

GSM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 4 (80.00%) Presales
2 3 (60.00%) WebEx
3 2 (40.00%) Customer Engagement
3 2 (40.00%) .NET
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) Wireless
4 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (20.00%) TETRA
4 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (20.00%) Marketing
4 1 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) QA
4 1 (20.00%) Time Management
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (20.00%) LTE
4 1 (20.00%) Motorola
4 1 (20.00%) Internet
4 1 (20.00%) C
4 1 (20.00%) C#
4 1 (20.00%) C++
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (20.00%) MS Office
4 1 (20.00%) SOAP
4 1 (20.00%) Web Services
4 1 (20.00%) XML
4 1 (20.00%) Windows

GSM
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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.

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) WebEx
2 1 (20.00%) GPRS
2 1 (20.00%) Internet
2 1 (20.00%) LAN
2 1 (20.00%) LTE
2 1 (20.00%) TETRA
2 1 (20.00%) UMTS
2 1 (20.00%) Unified Communications
2 1 (20.00%) Wireless
2 1 (20.00%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Presales Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) C# Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) IT Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Presales Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior C# Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) REST
2 1 (20.00%) SOAP
2 1 (20.00%) Web Services
2 1 (20.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Presales
2 2 (40.00%) Customer Engagement
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) High Availability
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C
1 1 (20.00%) C#
1 1 (20.00%) C++
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
1 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Motorola