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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Global System for Mobile Communications (GSM)
Rank 47 56 30
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -26
Permanent jobs citing GSM 9 9 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 1.90% 2.01% 6.75%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.44% 7.14% 23.66%
Number of salaries quoted 9 8 31
Average salary £40,000 £31,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.03% -4.61%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%
Communications & Networking Category
Newbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
121 126 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 25.58% 28.13% 28.54%
Number of salaries quoted 65 107 122
Average salary £41,250 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
GSM
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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 24 July 2014.

GSM Salary Histogram in Newbury

GSM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 22 (91.67%) UMTS
2 19 (79.17%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (70.83%) WPF
3 17 (70.83%) LINQ
3 17 (70.83%) SQL
3 17 (70.83%) .NET
3 17 (70.83%) C#
4 16 (66.67%) Telecoms
5 15 (62.50%) Oracle
6 14 (58.33%) Windows
7 12 (50.00%) Network Planning
7 12 (50.00%) Degree
8 9 (37.50%) QA
9 7 (29.17%) Software Engineering
9 7 (29.17%) Web Development
9 7 (29.17%) Computer Science
9 7 (29.17%) jQuery
9 7 (29.17%) LTE
9 7 (29.17%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (29.17%) JavaScript
9 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
9 7 (29.17%) ASP.NET
9 7 (29.17%) Enterprise Software
10 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 6 (25.00%) CSS
10 6 (25.00%) HTML
10 6 (25.00%) HTML5
10 6 (25.00%) MVC
11 5 (20.83%) BDD
11 5 (20.83%) MS Excel

GSM
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 5 (20.83%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 22 (91.67%) UMTS
2 7 (29.17%) LTE
3 2 (8.33%) GPRS
3 2 (8.33%) 3G
4 1 (4.17%) Network Security
4 1 (4.17%) SIGTRAN
4 1 (4.17%) SGSN
4 1 (4.17%) Wireshark
4 1 (4.17%) SS7
4 1 (4.17%) LAN
4 1 (4.17%) Wireless
4 1 (4.17%) VoIP
4 1 (4.17%) WAN
4 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 3 (12.50%) Oracle Database
General
1 16 (66.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Developer
2 9 (37.50%) C# Developer
3 7 (29.17%) .NET Developer
4 6 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 6 (25.00%) Software Engineer
4 6 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (16.67%) Senior Developer
5 4 (16.67%) Product Manager
5 4 (16.67%) Applications Manager
5 4 (16.67%) Senior C# Developer
6 3 (12.50%) Senior .NET Developer
6 3 (12.50%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (12.50%) Senior Software Developer
6 3 (12.50%) C# Software Developer
6 3 (12.50%) Software Developer
6 3 (12.50%) .NET Software Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Principal Software Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Principal Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (70.83%) WPF
1 17 (70.83%) LINQ
1 17 (70.83%) .NET
2 7 (29.17%) jQuery
2 7 (29.17%) ASP.NET MVC
2 7 (29.17%) ASP.NET
3 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 6 (25.00%) CSS
3 6 (25.00%) HTML
3 6 (25.00%) HTML5
4 3 (12.50%) Ajax
5 1 (4.17%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) Computer Science
1 7 (29.17%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.17%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 14 (58.33%) Windows
2 1 (4.17%) UNIX
2 1 (4.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (79.17%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (50.00%) Network Planning
3 7 (29.17%) Software Engineering
3 7 (29.17%) Web Development
4 6 (25.00%) MVC
5 5 (20.83%) BDD
6 4 (16.67%) Product Management
7 2 (8.33%) Scrum
8 1 (4.17%) Network Design
8 1 (4.17%) Performance Management
8 1 (4.17%) Data Modelling
8 1 (4.17%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 17 (70.83%) SQL
1 17 (70.83%) C#
2 7 (29.17%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) CCIE
2 1 (4.17%) CCNA
2 1 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (37.50%) QA
2 1 (4.17%) SLA
Vendors
1 15 (62.50%) Oracle
2 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.17%) Cisco
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