The table below looks at the statistics for GSM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newbury region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GSM over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Global System for Mobile Communications (GSM)
Rank - 52 44
Permanent jobs citing GSM 0 8 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury - 2.04% 3.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 6.90% 15.29%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 12
Average salary - £50,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +63.93%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £50,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-16.00% +16.27%
GSM
Berkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Newbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
95 116 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 30.35% 29.52% 22.37%
Number of salaries quoted 68 86 66
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

GSM
Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

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

GSM Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

GSM
Salary Trend in Newbury

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

GSM Salary Trend in Newbury

GSM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Newbury 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 9 (90.00%) UMTS
2 8 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (80.00%) SQL
2 8 (80.00%) .NET
2 8 (80.00%) C#
2 8 (80.00%) ASP.NET
2 8 (80.00%) Telecoms
2 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (80.00%) Web Development
2 8 (80.00%) jQuery
2 8 (80.00%) WPF
2 8 (80.00%) LINQ
2 8 (80.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 7 (70.00%) HTML5
3 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 7 (70.00%) MVC
3 7 (70.00%) CSS
3 7 (70.00%) HTML
3 7 (70.00%) Oracle
4 6 (60.00%) Windows
5 4 (40.00%) QA
5 4 (40.00%) Network Planning
5 4 (40.00%) Ajax
6 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database
6 3 (30.00%) User Experience
6 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
7 2 (20.00%) LTE
8 1 (10.00%) Network Security
8 1 (10.00%) Performance Management
8 1 (10.00%) Network Design

GSM
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Newbury 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.

Communications & Networking
1 9 (90.00%) UMTS
2 2 (20.00%) LTE
3 1 (10.00%) GPRS
3 1 (10.00%) VoIP
3 1 (10.00%) 3G
3 1 (10.00%) SS7
3 1 (10.00%) Wireshark
3 1 (10.00%) SIGTRAN
3 1 (10.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 8 (80.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Developer
1 7 (70.00%) .NET Developer
1 7 (70.00%) C# Developer
1 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET Developer
1 7 (70.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
1 7 (70.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 3 (30.00%) .NET Software Developer
2 3 (30.00%) C# Software Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Senior Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Senior Software Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Senior C# Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Senior .NET Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) .NET
1 8 (80.00%) ASP.NET
1 8 (80.00%) WPF
1 8 (80.00%) LINQ
1 8 (80.00%) jQuery
1 8 (80.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 7 (70.00%) HTML5
2 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 7 (70.00%) CSS
2 7 (70.00%) HTML
3 4 (40.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) User Experience
2 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (80.00%) Web Development
2 7 (70.00%) MVC
3 4 (40.00%) Network Planning
4 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
4 1 (10.00%) Scrum
4 1 (10.00%) Network Design
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Management
4 1 (10.00%) BDD
4 1 (10.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) C#
1 8 (80.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (80.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) CCIE
1 1 (10.00%) CCNA
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft