The table below looks at the statistics for GSM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GSM over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Global System for Mobile Communications (GSM)
Rank 90 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing GSM 6 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.52% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.14% - -
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 0
Average salary £48,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%
GSM
Buckinghamshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
145 140 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 12.51% 14.77% 19.39%
Number of salaries quoted 97 119 139
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,350 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,600 £57,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

GSM
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing GSM across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

GSM Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

GSM
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

GSM Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

GSM
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GSM across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

GSM Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

GSM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing GSM also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited GSM.

1 16 (66.67%) Wireless
2 12 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 12 (50.00%) Degree
3 11 (45.83%) GPRS
4 10 (41.67%) DWDM
4 10 (41.67%) Subversion
4 10 (41.67%) Software Engineering
5 9 (37.50%) SDH
6 8 (33.33%) C
6 8 (33.33%) Cisco
6 8 (33.33%) Embedded C
6 8 (33.33%) Electronics
6 8 (33.33%) Network Planning
6 8 (33.33%) SaaS
7 7 (29.17%) MPLS
8 5 (20.83%) Cramer
9 4 (16.67%) Juniper
9 4 (16.67%) Capacity Management
10 2 (8.33%) Project Management
10 2 (8.33%) Firmware
10 2 (8.33%) Finance
10 2 (8.33%) Automotive
10 2 (8.33%) CCNA
10 2 (8.33%) CiscoWorks
10 2 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (8.33%) SQL
10 2 (8.33%) OO
10 2 (8.33%) DNA
10 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (8.33%) Network Design

GSM
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing GSM also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited GSM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 8 (33.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (66.67%) Wireless
2 11 (45.83%) GPRS
3 10 (41.67%) DWDM
4 9 (37.50%) SDH
5 7 (29.17%) MPLS
6 2 (8.33%) LTE
6 2 (8.33%) 4G
7 1 (4.17%) Radio Access Network
7 1 (4.17%) Network Security
7 1 (4.17%) SMS
7 1 (4.17%) 3GPP
7 1 (4.17%) UMTS
7 1 (4.17%) VoIP
7 1 (4.17%) Ethernet
7 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
7 1 (4.17%) SS7
7 1 (4.17%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 10 (41.67%) Subversion
General
1 12 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 8 (33.33%) Electronics
3 2 (8.33%) Finance
3 2 (8.33%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Network Engineer
2 8 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 8 (33.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 8 (33.33%) Embedded C Engineer
2 8 (33.33%) C Software Engineer
2 8 (33.33%) Embedded C Software Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Senior Architect
3 3 (12.50%) Network Architect
3 3 (12.50%) Senior Network Architect
3 3 (12.50%) Architect
4 2 (8.33%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Firmware Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Senior Firmware Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Network Operations Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Lead Network Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Wireless Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) OSS Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Firmware
1 2 (8.33%) Telematics
2 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (41.67%) Software Engineering
2 8 (33.33%) Network Planning
3 4 (16.67%) Capacity Management
4 2 (8.33%) Project Management
4 2 (8.33%) OO
4 2 (8.33%) DNA
4 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (8.33%) Network Design
4 2 (8.33%) Network Architecture
5 1 (4.17%) Performance Management
5 1 (4.17%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (4.17%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 8 (33.33%) C
1 8 (33.33%) Embedded C
2 2 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (8.33%) CCNA
2 2 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 8 (33.33%) Cisco
2 5 (20.83%) Cramer
3 4 (16.67%) Juniper