The table below looks at the statistics for GSM skills in IT jobs advertised for the M4 Corridor 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 - - -
Permanent jobs citing GSM 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the M4 Corridor - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £47,250 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.17% +6.25%
GSM
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the M4 Corridor region.

Communications & Networking Category
M4 Corridor
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
2 0 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the M4 Corridor 22.22% - 44.44%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 10
Median salary £92,500 - £26,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

GSM
Jobs Demand Trend in the M4 Corridor

The demand trend of job ads across the M4 Corridor region citing GSM as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

GSM Jobs Demand Trend in the M4 Corridor

GSM
Salary Trend in the M4 Corridor

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing GSM across the M4 Corridor region.

GSM Salary Trend in the M4 Corridor

GSM
Top 10 Related IT Skills in the M4 Corridor

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 M4 Corridor region with a requirement for GSM.

1 1 (100.00%) 3GPP
1 1 (100.00%) UMTS
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) SS7
1 1 (100.00%) ISUP
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Network Design
1 1 (100.00%) SIGTRAN
1 1 (100.00%) LTE
1 1 (100.00%) MGW

GSM
Top Related IT Skills in the M4 Corridor 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) 3GPP
1 1 (100.00%) ISUP
1 1 (100.00%) LTE
1 1 (100.00%) MGW
1 1 (100.00%) SIGTRAN
1 1 (100.00%) SS7
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) UMTS
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Switch Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Network Design