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

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Global System for Mobile Communications (GSM)
Rank 621 638 624
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -14
Permanent jobs citing GSM 16 52 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.040% 0.12% 0.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.25% 0.73% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 16 51 73
Median salary £50,250 £57,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.60% -4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £41,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+15.15% -8.33%
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
6457 7090 8094
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 16.30% 15.86% 16.20%
Number of salaries quoted 5564 6027 6666
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 1 July 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 1 July 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
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £42,500 -
GSM
England

GSM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 17 (56.67%) Project Management
2 16 (53.33%) Management Information System
3 15 (50.00%) Telecoms
4 13 (43.33%) Electronics
5 12 (40.00%) Knowledge Management
5 12 (40.00%) Change Control
5 12 (40.00%) Service Design
6 11 (36.67%) VoIP
7 8 (26.67%) UMTS
8 7 (23.33%) Wireless
8 7 (23.33%) GPRS
9 6 (20.00%) 3G
9 6 (20.00%) Internet
9 6 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
10 5 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (16.67%) Validation
10 5 (16.67%) SIGTRAN
10 5 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (16.67%) 3GPP
11 4 (13.33%) HTTP
11 4 (13.33%) WAN
11 4 (13.33%) SOAP
11 4 (13.33%) Linux
11 4 (13.33%) HP
11 4 (13.33%) ISEB
11 4 (13.33%) SMPP
11 4 (13.33%) TCAP
11 4 (13.33%) SCCP
11 4 (13.33%) INAP
11 4 (13.33%) ISTQB

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 1 (3.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (36.67%) VoIP
2 8 (26.67%) UMTS
3 7 (23.33%) GPRS
3 7 (23.33%) Wireless
4 6 (20.00%) 3G
4 6 (20.00%) Internet
4 6 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
5 5 (16.67%) 3GPP
5 5 (16.67%) SIGTRAN
6 4 (13.33%) 2G
6 4 (13.33%) 4G
6 4 (13.33%) Diameter Protocol
6 4 (13.33%) HTTP
6 4 (13.33%) M3UA
6 4 (13.33%) SCCP
6 4 (13.33%) SCTP
6 4 (13.33%) SMPP
6 4 (13.33%) TCAP
6 4 (13.33%) Unified Communications
6 4 (13.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) GIS
1 2 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) JMeter
General
1 15 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 13 (43.33%) Electronics
3 1 (3.33%) Aerospace
3 1 (3.33%) Banking
3 1 (3.33%) Billing
3 1 (3.33%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 8 (26.67%) Account Manager
1 8 (26.67%) Technical Account Manager
1 8 (26.67%) Technical Manager
2 4 (13.33%) Test Leader
3 3 (10.00%) Consultant
3 3 (10.00%) Project Manager
3 3 (10.00%) Unified Communications Manager
3 3 (10.00%) VoIP Project Manager
4 2 (6.67%) Architect
4 2 (6.67%) DevOps Architect
4 2 (6.67%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 2 (6.67%) Mobility Consultant
4 2 (6.67%) Senior Architect
4 2 (6.67%) Support Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Systems Architect
4 2 (6.67%) Technical Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Technical Support
4 2 (6.67%) Technical Support Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Telecoms Architect
4 2 (6.67%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.33%) SOAP
2 2 (6.67%) REST
2 2 (6.67%) Ruby on Rails
2 2 (6.67%) Web Services
3 1 (3.33%) 802.1X
3 1 (3.33%) Velocity
3 1 (3.33%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (53.33%) Management Information System
2 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.00%) IVR
3 2 (6.67%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.67%) Driving Licence
3 2 (6.67%) Internet of Things
3 2 (6.67%) Machine to Machine
3 2 (6.67%) Physics
4 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.33%) Handset
4 1 (3.33%) IPTV
4 1 (3.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.33%) Linux
2 2 (6.67%) Unix
3 1 (3.33%) Solaris
3 1 (3.33%) Windows
3 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (56.67%) Project Management
2 12 (40.00%) Change Control
2 12 (40.00%) Knowledge Management
2 12 (40.00%) Service Design
3 5 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (16.67%) Validation
4 4 (13.33%) Defect Management
4 4 (13.33%) DevOps
4 4 (13.33%) Mentoring
4 4 (13.33%) Risk Assessment
4 4 (13.33%) Test Planning
5 3 (10.00%) Presales
5 3 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (6.67%) Automated Testing
6 2 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (6.67%) Open Source
6 2 (6.67%) Rapid Prototyping
6 2 (6.67%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (6.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (6.67%) Java
2 2 (6.67%) Perl
2 2 (6.67%) Python
2 2 (6.67%) Ruby
2 2 (6.67%) Shell Script
3 1 (3.33%) C++
3 1 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) Degree
1 4 (13.33%) ISEB
1 4 (13.33%) ISTQB
1 4 (13.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (3.33%) CCNA
2 1 (3.33%) CCNP
2 1 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.33%) MCSE
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) SLA
2 1 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Hyper-V
1 1 (3.33%) KVM
1 1 (3.33%) Terminal Services
1 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.33%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) Nagios
1 2 (6.67%) OpenNMS
Vendors
1 4 (13.33%) HP
2 1 (3.33%) 3Com
2 1 (3.33%) BT
2 1 (3.33%) CheckPoint
2 1 (3.33%) Cisco
2 1 (3.33%) Citrix
2 1 (3.33%) Extreme Networks
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle
2 1 (3.33%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (3.33%) Sybase
2 1 (3.33%) VMware
London, South East
MI6
Salary: £32,264 - £41,958 (depending on experience)
Posted: 18 days ago