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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Global System for Mobile Communications (GSM)
England / London
Rank 557 612 615
Rank change year-on-year
+55 +3
Permanent jobs citing GSM 30 29 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.089% 0.072% 0.063%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.56% 0.46% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 28 20 26
Median salary £66,250 £53,750 £76,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.25% -29.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £57,100 £47,500 £38,750
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,500 £125,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% -7.77%

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
5376 6326 7134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 16.02% 15.77% 17.27%
Number of salaries quoted 4575 5350 6040
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £71,000 £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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017. 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 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 +17 1 £58,000 -
GSM
England

GSM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 42 (89.36%) Telecoms
2 41 (87.23%) C
2 41 (87.23%) C++
2 41 (87.23%) VMware
2 41 (87.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 40 (85.11%) 4G
3 40 (85.11%) Multithreading
3 40 (85.11%) Linux
3 40 (85.11%) 3G
3 40 (85.11%) KVM
4 39 (82.98%) Ansible
4 39 (82.98%) Opscode Chef
4 39 (82.98%) OpenFlow
4 39 (82.98%) Puppet
4 39 (82.98%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 33 (70.21%) Translating Business Requirements
6 14 (29.79%) TCP/IP
7 7 (14.89%) Finance
7 7 (14.89%) Banking
8 5 (10.64%) Software Engineering
9 4 (8.51%) Degree
10 3 (6.38%) Cognizant
10 3 (6.38%) Firmware
10 3 (6.38%) Windows
10 3 (6.38%) Skype for Business
10 3 (6.38%) Application Packaging
10 3 (6.38%) Incident Management
10 3 (6.38%) Polycom
10 3 (6.38%) SCCM
10 3 (6.38%) Windows 10

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 3 (6.38%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 40 (85.11%) 3G
1 40 (85.11%) 4G
2 39 (82.98%) OpenFlow
3 14 (29.79%) TCP/IP
4 2 (4.26%) NFC
4 2 (4.26%) UMTS
4 2 (4.26%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (2.13%) Firewall
5 1 (2.13%) GPRS
5 1 (2.13%) VPN
5 1 (2.13%) Wireless
General
1 42 (89.36%) Telecoms
2 7 (14.89%) Banking
2 7 (14.89%) Finance
3 2 (4.26%) Electronics
4 1 (2.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 36 (76.60%) Developer
2 35 (74.47%) C++ Developer
3 22 (46.81%) Linux Developer
4 21 (44.68%) Telecoms Developer
5 18 (38.30%) Lead Developer
6 12 (25.53%) C Developer
6 12 (25.53%) C/C++ Developer
7 10 (21.28%) Senior C++ Developer
7 10 (21.28%) Senior Developer
8 5 (10.64%) Principal Developer
8 5 (10.64%) Senior C Developer
9 4 (8.51%) Architect
9 4 (8.51%) C++ Software Engineer
9 4 (8.51%) Senior Architect
9 4 (8.51%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
9 4 (8.51%) Senior Software Engineer
9 4 (8.51%) Software Engineer
9 4 (8.51%) Telecoms Architect
10 3 (6.38%) Software Developer
11 2 (4.26%) C++ Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (82.98%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.26%) Cryptography
1 2 (4.26%) Mobile Payment
1 2 (4.26%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 40 (85.11%) Linux
2 3 (6.38%) Windows
2 3 (6.38%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (85.11%) Multithreading
2 33 (70.21%) Translating Business Requirements
3 5 (10.64%) Software Engineering
4 3 (6.38%) Application Packaging
4 3 (6.38%) Incident Management
5 1 (2.13%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (2.13%) PRINCE
5 1 (2.13%) PRINCE2
5 1 (2.13%) Process Improvement
5 1 (2.13%) Project Management
5 1 (2.13%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 41 (87.23%) C
1 41 (87.23%) C++
2 2 (4.26%) C#
3 1 (2.13%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.13%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (8.51%) Degree
2 1 (2.13%) MBA
System Software
1 41 (87.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 40 (85.11%) KVM
3 3 (6.38%) Firmware
4 1 (2.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 39 (82.98%) Ansible
1 39 (82.98%) Opscode Chef
1 39 (82.98%) Puppet
2 3 (6.38%) AirWatch
2 3 (6.38%) SCCM
Vendors
1 41 (87.23%) VMware
2 3 (6.38%) Cognizant
2 3 (6.38%) Polycom
3 1 (2.13%) Apple
3 1 (2.13%) EMC
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