The table below looks at the statistics for GSM skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GSM over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Global System for Mobile Communications (GSM)
Rank 622 626 637
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +11
Permanent jobs citing GSM 14 40 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.035% 0.092% 0.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.22% 0.56% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 14 39 55
Median salary £54,750 £57,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.78% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,600 £37,500 £34,700
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £75,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,250 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.17% +6.25%
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 London region.

Communications & Networking Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
6471 7205 7839
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 16.00% 16.64% 15.88%
Number of salaries quoted 5548 6087 6486
Median salary £54,150 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.30% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

GSM
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

GSM Jobs Demand Trend in London

GSM
Salary Trend in London

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

GSM Salary Trend in London

GSM
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GSM across the London region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

GSM Salary Histogram in London

GSM
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GSM within the London region over the 3 months to 24 May 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
Greenford - 1 £53,500 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £42,500 -
GSM
England

GSM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 London region with a requirement for GSM.

1 22 (70.97%) Telecoms
2 17 (54.84%) VoIP
3 14 (45.16%) UMTS
4 13 (41.94%) GPRS
5 11 (35.48%) Project Management
6 10 (32.26%) Degree
6 10 (32.26%) Diameter Protocol
7 9 (29.03%) Management Information System
7 9 (29.03%) Wireless
8 8 (25.81%) Wi-Fi
8 8 (25.81%) 3G
8 8 (25.81%) CDMA
9 7 (22.58%) Unix
9 7 (22.58%) SLA
9 7 (22.58%) SS7
9 7 (22.58%) Electronics
10 6 (19.35%) Computer Science
10 6 (19.35%) NGN
10 6 (19.35%) MGCP
10 6 (19.35%) H.323
10 6 (19.35%) Internet
10 6 (19.35%) WCDMA
10 6 (19.35%) WAN
10 6 (19.35%) Oracle
10 6 (19.35%) Sybase
10 6 (19.35%) Solaris
10 6 (19.35%) Oracle Database
11 5 (16.13%) Change Control
11 5 (16.13%) Unified Communications
11 5 (16.13%) Service Design

GSM
Top Related IT Skills in London 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 17 (54.84%) VoIP
2 14 (45.16%) UMTS
3 13 (41.94%) GPRS
4 10 (32.26%) Diameter Protocol
5 9 (29.03%) Wireless
6 8 (25.81%) 3G
6 8 (25.81%) CDMA
6 8 (25.81%) Wi-Fi
7 7 (22.58%) SS7
8 6 (19.35%) H.323
8 6 (19.35%) Internet
8 6 (19.35%) MGCP
8 6 (19.35%) NGN
8 6 (19.35%) WAN
8 6 (19.35%) WCDMA
9 5 (16.13%) 3GPP
9 5 (16.13%) SIGTRAN
9 5 (16.13%) Unified Communications
10 4 (12.90%) 4G
10 4 (12.90%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (19.35%) Oracle Database
2 2 (6.45%) GIS
2 2 (6.45%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) JMeter
General
1 22 (70.97%) Telecoms
2 7 (22.58%) Electronics
3 2 (6.45%) Multimedia
4 1 (3.23%) Aerospace
4 1 (3.23%) Banking
4 1 (3.23%) Billing
Job Titles
1 7 (22.58%) Support Engineer
1 7 (22.58%) Technical Engineer
1 7 (22.58%) Technical Support
1 7 (22.58%) Technical Support Engineer
2 5 (16.13%) Consultant
3 4 (12.90%) Project Manager
3 4 (12.90%) Test Leader
4 3 (9.68%) Unified Communications Manager
4 3 (9.68%) VoIP Project Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Architect
5 2 (6.45%) DevOps Architect
5 2 (6.45%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 2 (6.45%) Mobility Consultant
5 2 (6.45%) Network Consultant
5 2 (6.45%) Senior Architect
5 2 (6.45%) Senior Systems Architect
5 2 (6.45%) Systems Architect
5 2 (6.45%) Telecoms Architect
5 2 (6.45%) Tester
6 1 (3.23%) Validation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.90%) SOAP
2 2 (6.45%) REST
2 2 (6.45%) Ruby on Rails
2 2 (6.45%) Web Services
3 1 (3.23%) 802.1X
3 1 (3.23%) Velocity
3 1 (3.23%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (29.03%) Management Information System
2 6 (19.35%) Computer Science
3 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (9.68%) IVR
4 2 (6.45%) Data Centre
4 2 (6.45%) Driving Licence
4 2 (6.45%) Internet of Things
4 2 (6.45%) IPTV
4 2 (6.45%) Machine to Machine
4 2 (6.45%) Physics
5 1 (3.23%) Handset
5 1 (3.23%) PKI
5 1 (3.23%) Smartcard
5 1 (3.23%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 7 (22.58%) Unix
2 6 (19.35%) Solaris
3 4 (12.90%) Linux
4 1 (3.23%) Windows
4 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (35.48%) Project Management
2 5 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (16.13%) Change Control
2 5 (16.13%) Knowledge Management
2 5 (16.13%) Service Design
2 5 (16.13%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (16.13%) Validation
3 4 (12.90%) Defect Management
3 4 (12.90%) DevOps
3 4 (12.90%) Mentoring
3 4 (12.90%) Risk Assessment
3 4 (12.90%) Test Planning
4 3 (9.68%) Presales
4 3 (9.68%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (6.45%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (6.45%) Integration Acceptance Testing
5 2 (6.45%) Open Source
5 2 (6.45%) Rapid Prototyping
5 2 (6.45%) Service Delivery
5 2 (6.45%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.68%) Bash Shell
2 2 (6.45%) Java
2 2 (6.45%) Perl
2 2 (6.45%) Python
2 2 (6.45%) Ruby
2 2 (6.45%) Shell Script
3 1 (3.23%) C++
3 1 (3.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (32.26%) Degree
2 4 (12.90%) ISEB
2 4 (12.90%) ISTQB
2 4 (12.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (3.23%) CCNA
3 1 (3.23%) CCNP
3 1 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.23%) MCSE
3 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (22.58%) SLA
2 1 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Hyper-V
1 1 (3.23%) KVM
1 1 (3.23%) Terminal Services
1 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.23%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) Nagios
1 2 (6.45%) OpenNMS
Vendors
1 6 (19.35%) Oracle
1 6 (19.35%) Sybase
2 4 (12.90%) HP
3 1 (3.23%) 3Com
3 1 (3.23%) BT
3 1 (3.23%) CheckPoint
3 1 (3.23%) Cisco
3 1 (3.23%) Citrix
3 1 (3.23%) Extreme Networks
3 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.23%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (3.23%) VMware
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