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 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Global System for Mobile Communications (GSM)
Rank 647 624 647
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +23
Permanent jobs citing GSM 11 34 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.026% 0.076% 0.098%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.16% 0.44% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 11 33 43
Median salary £56,000 £57,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.60% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £37,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £74,000 £66,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -
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
6713 7738 7733
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 15.95% 17.39% 15.80%
Number of salaries quoted 5729 6463 6345
Median salary £52,500 £51,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.94% +3.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 4 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 4 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 -
GSM
England

GSM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 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 27 (81.82%) Telecoms
2 18 (54.55%) VoIP
3 13 (39.39%) UMTS
3 13 (39.39%) GPRS
4 11 (33.33%) Unix
4 11 (33.33%) Computer Science
5 10 (30.30%) Degree
5 10 (30.30%) Diameter Protocol
5 10 (30.30%) SS7
5 10 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (27.27%) Wireless
6 9 (27.27%) Project Management
6 9 (27.27%) SOAP
7 8 (24.24%) Linux
7 8 (24.24%) CDMA
7 8 (24.24%) TCP/IP
7 8 (24.24%) 3G
7 8 (24.24%) Wi-Fi
7 8 (24.24%) TCAP
7 8 (24.24%) INAP
7 8 (24.24%) SIGTRAN
8 7 (21.21%) REST
8 7 (21.21%) SLA
9 6 (18.18%) WCDMA
9 6 (18.18%) Internet
9 6 (18.18%) MGCP
9 6 (18.18%) Solaris
9 6 (18.18%) WAN
9 6 (18.18%) Java
9 6 (18.18%) Oracle

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 (6.06%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 18 (54.55%) VoIP
2 13 (39.39%) GPRS
2 13 (39.39%) UMTS
3 10 (30.30%) Diameter Protocol
3 10 (30.30%) SS7
4 9 (27.27%) Wireless
5 8 (24.24%) 3G
5 8 (24.24%) CDMA
5 8 (24.24%) INAP
5 8 (24.24%) SIGTRAN
5 8 (24.24%) TCAP
5 8 (24.24%) TCP/IP
5 8 (24.24%) Wi-Fi
6 6 (18.18%) H.323
6 6 (18.18%) Internet
6 6 (18.18%) MGCP
6 6 (18.18%) NGN
6 6 (18.18%) WAN
6 6 (18.18%) WCDMA
7 5 (15.15%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.18%) Oracle Database
2 2 (6.06%) GIS
2 2 (6.06%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (15.15%) Eclipse
1 5 (15.15%) NetBeans
2 3 (9.09%) Ant
2 3 (9.09%) Jenkins
2 3 (9.09%) Maven
General
1 27 (81.82%) Telecoms
2 3 (9.09%) Electronics
3 2 (6.06%) Multimedia
4 1 (3.03%) Billing
Job Titles
1 7 (21.21%) Support Engineer
1 7 (21.21%) Technical Engineer
1 7 (21.21%) Technical Support
1 7 (21.21%) Technical Support Engineer
2 6 (18.18%) Developer
3 5 (15.15%) C++ Developer
3 5 (15.15%) C++/Java Developer
3 5 (15.15%) Consultant
3 5 (15.15%) Java Developer
3 5 (15.15%) Project Manager
4 4 (12.12%) Test Leader
5 3 (9.09%) Unified Communications Manager
5 3 (9.09%) VoIP Project Manager
6 2 (6.06%) DevOps Architect
6 2 (6.06%) Linux Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 2 (6.06%) Mobility Consultant
6 2 (6.06%) Systems Architect
6 2 (6.06%) Telecoms Architect
6 2 (6.06%) Telecoms Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (27.27%) SOAP
2 7 (21.21%) REST
3 5 (15.15%) .NET
3 5 (15.15%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 5 (15.15%) Hibernate
3 5 (15.15%) J2EE
3 5 (15.15%) JMS
3 5 (15.15%) Spring
3 5 (15.15%) STL
4 2 (6.06%) Ruby on Rails
4 2 (6.06%) Web Services
5 1 (3.03%) 802.1X
5 1 (3.03%) Velocity
5 1 (3.03%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 5 (15.15%) Management Information System
3 3 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (9.09%) IVR
3 3 (9.09%) Smartcard
4 2 (6.06%) Data Centre
4 2 (6.06%) Driving Licence
4 2 (6.06%) Internet of Things
4 2 (6.06%) IPTV
4 2 (6.06%) Machine to Machine
4 2 (6.06%) Physics
5 1 (3.03%) Handset
5 1 (3.03%) Mobile Payment
5 1 (3.03%) PKI
5 1 (3.03%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 11 (33.33%) Unix
2 8 (24.24%) Linux
3 6 (18.18%) Solaris
4 1 (3.03%) Windows
4 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (27.27%) Project Management
3 5 (15.15%) Asynchronous Programming
3 5 (15.15%) Multithreading
3 5 (15.15%) OO
3 5 (15.15%) Performance Optimisation
3 5 (15.15%) Software Engineering
3 5 (15.15%) Validation
4 4 (12.12%) Defect Management
4 4 (12.12%) DevOps
4 4 (12.12%) Mentoring
4 4 (12.12%) Network Design
4 4 (12.12%) Risk Assessment
4 4 (12.12%) Test Planning
4 4 (12.12%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (9.09%) Presales
5 3 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (6.06%) Automated Testing
6 2 (6.06%) SOA
6 2 (6.06%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (18.18%) Java
2 5 (15.15%) C#
2 5 (15.15%) C++
2 5 (15.15%) SQL
3 2 (6.06%) Bash Shell
3 2 (6.06%) Perl
3 2 (6.06%) Python
3 2 (6.06%) Ruby
3 2 (6.06%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (30.30%) Degree
2 4 (12.12%) ISEB
2 4 (12.12%) ISTQB
2 4 (12.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (3.03%) CCNA
3 1 (3.03%) CCNP
3 1 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.03%) MCSE
3 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (21.21%) SLA
2 1 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 4 (12.12%) iptables
2 1 (3.03%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.03%) KVM
2 1 (3.03%) Terminal Services
2 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.03%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) Nagios
1 2 (6.06%) OpenNMS
Vendors
1 6 (18.18%) Oracle
1 6 (18.18%) Sybase
2 4 (12.12%) HP
3 1 (3.03%) 3Com
3 1 (3.03%) BT
3 1 (3.03%) CheckPoint
3 1 (3.03%) Cisco
3 1 (3.03%) Citrix
3 1 (3.03%) Extreme Networks
3 1 (3.03%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.03%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (3.03%) VMware
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Salary: Circa; 40,000 - 45,000 + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago