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

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Global System for Mobile Communications (GSM)
Rank 621 644 622
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -22
Permanent jobs citing GSM 16 32 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.041% 0.072% 0.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.26% 0.45% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 14 29 59
Median salary £53,500 £55,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.72% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,600 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £48,750 £41,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+17.46% -7.77%
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
6078 7045 7809
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 15.46% 15.87% 16.65%
Number of salaries quoted 5206 6016 6456
Median salary £53,500 £52,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.88% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 24 August 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 August 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
City of London +58 1 £60,000 +9.09%
GSM
England

GSM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 16 (53.33%) Project Management
2 15 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 14 (46.67%) Electronics
3 14 (46.67%) Telecoms
4 12 (40.00%) Knowledge Management
4 12 (40.00%) Change Control
4 12 (40.00%) Service Design
5 9 (30.00%) 4G
5 9 (30.00%) 3G
6 8 (26.67%) Linux
6 8 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (26.67%) VMware
7 7 (23.33%) C
7 7 (23.33%) C++
7 7 (23.33%) VoIP
7 7 (23.33%) KVM
8 6 (20.00%) Ansible
8 6 (20.00%) Puppet
8 6 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
8 6 (20.00%) OpenFlow
8 6 (20.00%) Multithreading
8 6 (20.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 5 (16.67%) UMTS
9 5 (16.67%) Translating Business Requirements
10 4 (13.33%) GPRS
10 4 (13.33%) 3GPP
10 4 (13.33%) Validation
10 4 (13.33%) Wireless
10 4 (13.33%) SIGTRAN
10 4 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.33%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 9 (30.00%) 3G
1 9 (30.00%) 4G
2 7 (23.33%) VoIP
3 6 (20.00%) OpenFlow
4 5 (16.67%) UMTS
5 4 (13.33%) 3GPP
5 4 (13.33%) GPRS
5 4 (13.33%) SIGTRAN
5 4 (13.33%) Wireless
6 3 (10.00%) 2G
6 3 (10.00%) HTTP
6 3 (10.00%) INAP
6 3 (10.00%) Internet
6 3 (10.00%) PBX
6 3 (10.00%) SCCP
6 3 (10.00%) SCTP
6 3 (10.00%) SMPP
6 3 (10.00%) TCAP
6 3 (10.00%) WAN
6 3 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) JMeter
General
1 14 (46.67%) Electronics
1 14 (46.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.67%) Banking
3 1 (3.33%) Aerospace
3 1 (3.33%) Finance
3 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (26.67%) Account Manager
1 8 (26.67%) Technical Account Manager
1 8 (26.67%) Technical Manager
2 6 (20.00%) Developer
3 5 (16.67%) C++ Developer
4 4 (13.33%) Linux Developer
4 4 (13.33%) Telecoms Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Project Manager
5 3 (10.00%) Test Leader
5 3 (10.00%) Unified Communications Manager
5 3 (10.00%) VoIP Project Manager
6 2 (6.67%) Architect
6 2 (6.67%) Lead Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Senior Architect
6 2 (6.67%) Senior C++ Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Senior Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Telecoms Architect
6 2 (6.67%) Tester
7 1 (3.33%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Electronics Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 3 (10.00%) SOAP
3 1 (3.33%) 802.1X
3 1 (3.33%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 15 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (10.00%) IVR
3 1 (3.33%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 8 (26.67%) Linux
2 2 (6.67%) Windows
3 1 (3.33%) Unix
3 1 (3.33%) Windows 10
3 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (53.33%) Project Management
2 12 (40.00%) Change Control
2 12 (40.00%) Knowledge Management
2 12 (40.00%) Service Design
3 6 (20.00%) Multithreading
4 5 (16.67%) Translating Business Requirements
5 4 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (13.33%) Validation
6 3 (10.00%) Defect Management
6 3 (10.00%) Mentoring
6 3 (10.00%) Regression Testing
6 3 (10.00%) Risk Assessment
6 3 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 3 (10.00%) Test Planning
7 1 (3.33%) Embedded Software Development
7 1 (3.33%) Line Management
7 1 (3.33%) Performance Testing
7 1 (3.33%) Presales
7 1 (3.33%) SOA
7 1 (3.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 7 (23.33%) C
1 7 (23.33%) C++
2 1 (3.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (3.33%) Java
2 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) ISEB
1 3 (10.00%) ISTQB
1 3 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (6.67%) Degree
3 1 (3.33%) CCNA
3 1 (3.33%) CCNP
3 1 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.33%) MCSE
3 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (23.33%) KVM
3 2 (6.67%) Firmware
4 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
4 1 (3.33%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.33%) Terminal Services
4 1 (3.33%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (20.00%) Ansible
1 6 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (20.00%) Puppet
2 1 (3.33%) AirWatch
2 1 (3.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (26.67%) VMware
2 3 (10.00%) HP
3 1 (3.33%) 3Com
3 1 (3.33%) Apple
3 1 (3.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (3.33%) Cisco
3 1 (3.33%) Citrix
3 1 (3.33%) Cognizant
3 1 (3.33%) Extreme Networks
3 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.33%) Polycom
London
IQ Telecom
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago