The table below looks at the statistics for GSM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GSM over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Global System for Mobile Communications (GSM)
Rank 127 138 128
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -10
Permanent jobs citing GSM 6 9 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.33% 0.40% 0.60%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.19% 1.46% 1.91%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 3
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -8.33%
UK excluding London median salary £48,750 £42,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+16.07% -6.66%
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 Reading region.

Communications & Networking Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
503 618 733
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 27.88% 27.26% 31.30%
Number of salaries quoted 375 386 395
Median salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,200 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

GSM
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

GSM Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

GSM
Salary Trend in Reading

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

GSM Salary Trend in Reading

GSM
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GSM across the Reading region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016.

GSM Salary Histogram in Reading

GSM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 Reading region with a requirement for GSM.

1 20 (100.00%) UMTS
2 16 (80.00%) CDMA
2 16 (80.00%) GPRS
3 15 (75.00%) ISDN
3 15 (75.00%) PSTN
3 15 (75.00%) Unix
3 15 (75.00%) Windows
3 15 (75.00%) WCDMA
3 15 (75.00%) ATM
3 15 (75.00%) 3GPP
3 15 (75.00%) Telecoms
4 14 (70.00%) Windows 2000
4 14 (70.00%) Windows NT
4 14 (70.00%) Sybase
4 14 (70.00%) Microsoft
4 14 (70.00%) Presales
5 12 (60.00%) VoWiFi
5 12 (60.00%) VoLTE
5 12 (60.00%) GGSN
5 12 (60.00%) SGSN
6 8 (40.00%) Service Delivery
6 8 (40.00%) Degree
6 8 (40.00%) Huawei
7 4 (20.00%) Advertising
8 3 (15.00%) Marketing
9 2 (10.00%) LTE
9 2 (10.00%) Value-Added Service
9 2 (10.00%) Network Planning
9 2 (10.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
10 1 (5.00%) Ericsson

GSM
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (100.00%) UMTS
2 16 (80.00%) CDMA
2 16 (80.00%) GPRS
3 15 (75.00%) 3GPP
3 15 (75.00%) ATM
3 15 (75.00%) ISDN
3 15 (75.00%) PSTN
3 15 (75.00%) WCDMA
4 12 (60.00%) GGSN
4 12 (60.00%) SGSN
4 12 (60.00%) VoLTE
4 12 (60.00%) VoWiFi
5 2 (10.00%) LTE
5 2 (10.00%) Value-Added Service
6 1 (5.00%) 3G
6 1 (5.00%) 5G
6 1 (5.00%) SMS
6 1 (5.00%) Software-Defined Networking
6 1 (5.00%) SS7
6 1 (5.00%) Wireless
General
1 15 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (20.00%) Advertising
3 3 (15.00%) Marketing
4 1 (5.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 14 (70.00%) Core Network Engineer
1 14 (70.00%) Network Engineer
2 7 (35.00%) VoLTE Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Architect
3 1 (5.00%) Consultant
3 1 (5.00%) Developer
3 1 (5.00%) Network Team Leader
3 1 (5.00%) Presales Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Senior Architect
3 1 (5.00%) Senior Solutions Architect
3 1 (5.00%) Sitecore Developer
3 1 (5.00%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Team Leader
3 1 (5.00%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (5.00%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Technical Leader
3 1 (5.00%) Telecoms Architect
3 1 (5.00%) VAS Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) .NET
1 1 (5.00%) Ajax
1 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
1 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
1 1 (5.00%) CSS
1 1 (5.00%) HTML
1 1 (5.00%) HTML5
1 1 (5.00%) jQuery
1 1 (5.00%) LINQ
1 1 (5.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 15 (75.00%) Unix
1 15 (75.00%) Windows
2 14 (70.00%) Windows 2000
2 14 (70.00%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (70.00%) Presales
2 8 (40.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (10.00%) Network Planning
4 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.00%) Change Management
4 1 (5.00%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (5.00%) MVC
4 1 (5.00%) Network Architecture
4 1 (5.00%) Network Design
4 1 (5.00%) Network Optimisation
4 1 (5.00%) Product Management
4 1 (5.00%) Product Marketing
4 1 (5.00%) Time Management
4 1 (5.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (40.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.00%) HNC
2 1 (5.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (70.00%) Microsoft
1 14 (70.00%) Sybase
2 8 (40.00%) Huawei
3 2 (10.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco
4 1 (5.00%) Ericsson
4 1 (5.00%) Mitel
4 1 (5.00%) Nokia
4 1 (5.00%) Nokia Networks
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle
4 1 (5.00%) Samsung
4 1 (5.00%) Sitecore
4 1 (5.00%) TIBCO