The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Newbury region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Global System for Mobile Communications (GSM)
Rank 46 43 16
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -27
Permanent jobs citing GSM 16 8 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 3.25% 2.48% 15.69%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.40% 11.76% 48.39%
Number of salaries quoted 16 7 69
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,750 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £35,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +7.14%
Communications & Networking Category
Newbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
129 68 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 26.22% 21.12% 32.43%
Number of salaries quoted 97 61 138
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
GSM
Berkshire

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
Salary Histogram in Newbury

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GSM across the Newbury region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

GSM Salary Histogram in Newbury

GSM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 21 (87.50%) UMTS
2 17 (70.83%) .NET
2 17 (70.83%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (66.67%) Telecoms
3 16 (66.67%) Degree
3 16 (66.67%) C#
3 16 (66.67%) SQL
4 15 (62.50%) Windows
4 15 (62.50%) WPF
4 15 (62.50%) LINQ
5 14 (58.33%) Network Planning
5 14 (58.33%) Oracle
6 13 (54.17%) Microsoft
7 12 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
8 11 (45.83%) Software Engineering
8 11 (45.83%) Computer Science
8 11 (45.83%) MS Excel
9 10 (41.67%) QA
10 8 (33.33%) LTE
11 4 (16.67%) Product Management
11 4 (16.67%) BDD
12 3 (12.50%) 3G
12 3 (12.50%) GPRS
13 2 (8.33%) LAN
13 2 (8.33%) WAN
13 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP
13 2 (8.33%) SLA
13 2 (8.33%) ITIL
13 2 (8.33%) Blackberry
13 2 (8.33%) Wireless

GSM
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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.

Applications
1 11 (45.83%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 21 (87.50%) UMTS
2 8 (33.33%) LTE
3 3 (12.50%) 3G
3 3 (12.50%) GPRS
4 2 (8.33%) LAN
4 2 (8.33%) WAN
4 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP
4 2 (8.33%) Wireless
4 2 (8.33%) SGSN
5 1 (4.17%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
General
1 16 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.17%) Billing
Job Titles
1 6 (25.00%) Software Engineer
2 4 (16.67%) Developer
2 4 (16.67%) Applications Manager
2 4 (16.67%) Product Manager
3 3 (12.50%) C# Developer
3 3 (12.50%) Principal Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Principal Software Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Radio Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) .NET Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Senior C# Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Systems Support Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Incident Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Systems Support
5 1 (4.17%) Technical Support
5 1 (4.17%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (70.83%) .NET
2 15 (62.50%) WPF
2 15 (62.50%) LINQ
3 2 (8.33%) WinForms
4 1 (4.17%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 12 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (45.83%) Computer Science
3 2 (8.33%) Blackberry
4 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 15 (62.50%) Windows
2 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (70.83%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (58.33%) Network Planning
3 11 (45.83%) Software Engineering
4 4 (16.67%) Product Management
4 4 (16.67%) BDD
5 2 (8.33%) ITIL
5 2 (8.33%) Service Management
5 2 (8.33%) Scrum
6 1 (4.17%) Knowledge Management
6 1 (4.17%) Incident Management
6 1 (4.17%) Business Continuity
6 1 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 16 (66.67%) C#
1 16 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (4.17%) F#
2 1 (4.17%) Perl
2 1 (4.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 16 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (41.67%) QA
2 2 (8.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 14 (58.33%) Oracle
2 13 (54.17%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.17%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (4.17%) Business Objects
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