The table below looks at the statistics for GSM skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GSM over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Global System for Mobile Communications (GSM)
Rank 417 411 396
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -15
Permanent jobs citing GSM 29 47 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.16% 0.23% 0.34%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.79% 1.05% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 27 36 48
Median salary £50,000 £43,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £85,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £48,750 £42,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+16.07% -6.66%
GSM
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
3666 4461 4976
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 19.91% 21.42% 22.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2985 3551 3781
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

GSM
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

GSM Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

GSM
Salary Trend in the South East

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

GSM Salary Trend in the South East

GSM
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GSM across the South East region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

GSM Salary Histogram in the South East

GSM
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GSM within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire -7 13 £48,000 -12.72%
Surrey +29 11 £50,000 -13.04% 4
Hampshire +2 4 £57,500 +43.75%
West Sussex -9 1 - -
GSM
England

GSM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 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 South East region with a requirement for GSM.

1 61 (77.22%) UMTS
2 54 (68.35%) Telecoms
3 46 (58.23%) LTE
4 33 (41.77%) Windows
5 25 (31.65%) Degree
6 24 (30.38%) GPRS
7 23 (29.11%) Presales
8 22 (27.85%) Linux
9 21 (26.58%) PSTN
10 20 (25.32%) 3G
11 19 (24.05%) CDMA
11 19 (24.05%) Unix
12 18 (22.78%) C++
12 18 (22.78%) Microsoft
12 18 (22.78%) Diameter Protocol
13 17 (21.52%) ISDN
13 17 (21.52%) 3GPP
13 17 (21.52%) SS7
13 17 (21.52%) Software Engineering
14 16 (20.25%) Wireshark
14 16 (20.25%) WCDMA
14 16 (20.25%) Cisco
14 16 (20.25%) ATM
15 15 (18.99%) Windows NT
15 15 (18.99%) Windows 2000
15 15 (18.99%) SQL
15 15 (18.99%) Sybase
15 15 (18.99%) HP
15 15 (18.99%) SCCP
16 14 (17.72%) 4G

GSM
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

Applications
1 1 (1.27%) MS Office
1 1 (1.27%) MS Project
1 1 (1.27%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 61 (77.22%) UMTS
2 46 (58.23%) LTE
3 24 (30.38%) GPRS
4 21 (26.58%) PSTN
5 20 (25.32%) 3G
6 19 (24.05%) CDMA
7 18 (22.78%) Diameter Protocol
8 17 (21.52%) 3GPP
8 17 (21.52%) ISDN
8 17 (21.52%) SS7
9 16 (20.25%) ATM
9 16 (20.25%) WCDMA
9 16 (20.25%) Wireshark
10 15 (18.99%) SCCP
11 14 (17.72%) 4G
12 12 (15.19%) GGSN
12 12 (15.19%) SGSN
12 12 (15.19%) VoIP
12 12 (15.19%) VoLTE
12 12 (15.19%) VoWiFi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.33%) SQL Server
1 5 (6.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (5.06%) Oracle Database
2 4 (5.06%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (2.53%) Big Data
3 2 (2.53%) HBase
3 2 (2.53%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.27%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (10.13%) GCC
1 8 (10.13%) GDB
1 8 (10.13%) Subversion
1 8 (10.13%) Trac
2 2 (2.53%) Cucumber
2 2 (2.53%) JIRA
2 2 (2.53%) Maven
2 2 (2.53%) NetBeans
2 2 (2.53%) SpecFlow
2 2 (2.53%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.27%) CppUnit
3 1 (1.27%) JMeter
General
1 54 (68.35%) Telecoms
2 11 (13.92%) Finance
3 10 (12.66%) Electronics
4 5 (6.33%) Automotive
5 4 (5.06%) Advertising
6 3 (3.80%) Manufacturing
6 3 (3.80%) Marketing
7 2 (2.53%) Legal
8 1 (1.27%) Billing
8 1 (1.27%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 17 (21.52%) Software Engineer
2 15 (18.99%) Core Network Engineer
2 15 (18.99%) Network Engineer
3 10 (12.66%) Support Engineer
4 9 (11.39%) Telecoms Engineer
5 8 (10.13%) Analyst
5 8 (10.13%) C++ Software Engineer
5 8 (10.13%) Network Analyst
5 8 (10.13%) Test Analyst
6 7 (8.86%) Senior Software Engineer
6 7 (8.86%) VoLTE Engineer
7 5 (6.33%) Technical Engineer
7 5 (6.33%) Technical Support
7 5 (6.33%) Telecoms Software Engineer
8 4 (5.06%) Communications Specialist
8 4 (5.06%) Service Manager
8 4 (5.06%) Technical Support Engineer
8 4 (5.06%) Telecoms Manager
8 4 (5.06%) Telecoms Support Engineer
9 3 (3.80%) Senior Electronics Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.13%) .NET
1 8 (10.13%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 8 (10.13%) LINQ
1 8 (10.13%) STL
1 8 (10.13%) WPF
2 4 (5.06%) Spring
3 2 (2.53%) 802.1X
4 1 (1.27%) Ajax
4 1 (1.27%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.27%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (1.27%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (1.27%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 1 (1.27%) CSS
4 1 (1.27%) HTML
4 1 (1.27%) HTML5
4 1 (1.27%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.59%) Computer Science
2 4 (5.06%) Cybercrime
2 4 (5.06%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 4 (5.06%) IVR
3 3 (3.80%) Embedded Systems
3 3 (3.80%) Handset
3 3 (3.80%) Mechatronics
4 2 (2.53%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.53%) Physics
4 2 (2.53%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.27%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.27%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.27%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.27%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (1.27%) PKI
5 1 (1.27%) Smart Meter
5 1 (1.27%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 33 (41.77%) Windows
2 22 (27.85%) Linux
3 19 (24.05%) Unix
4 15 (18.99%) Windows 2000
4 15 (18.99%) Windows NT
5 6 (7.59%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (6.33%) Windows Server
6 5 (6.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (5.06%) Windows 7
7 4 (5.06%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (29.11%) Presales
2 17 (21.52%) Software Engineering
3 14 (17.72%) Service Delivery
4 13 (16.46%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (16.46%) Project Management
5 10 (12.66%) Defect Management
5 10 (12.66%) Test Planning
6 9 (11.39%) BDD
7 8 (10.13%) Cross-Platform Development
7 8 (10.13%) Multithreading
7 8 (10.13%) Network Optimisation
7 8 (10.13%) OO
8 6 (7.59%) Service Management
9 5 (6.33%) Mentoring
9 5 (6.33%) Network Architecture
10 4 (5.06%) Business Development
10 4 (5.06%) Cybersecurity
10 4 (5.06%) Digital Signal Processing
10 4 (5.06%) Signal Processing
10 4 (5.06%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 18 (22.78%) C++
2 15 (18.99%) SQL
3 9 (11.39%) C#
4 7 (8.86%) Bash Shell
5 6 (7.59%) Java
5 6 (7.59%) Python
5 6 (7.59%) Shell Script
6 5 (6.33%) C
6 5 (6.33%) Perl
7 1 (1.27%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.27%) PHP
Qualifications
1 25 (31.65%) Degree
2 13 (16.46%) ISEB
3 12 (15.19%) ISTQB
4 11 (13.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (6.33%) Security Cleared
6 4 (5.06%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (5.06%) DV Cleared
7 3 (3.80%) CCNA
7 3 (3.80%) HNC
7 3 (3.80%) HND
7 3 (3.80%) MCSE
7 3 (3.80%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (1.27%) CCNP
8 1 (1.27%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.80%) QA
2 2 (2.53%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (6.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (5.06%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.06%) VMware ESX
3 3 (3.80%) Firmware
4 1 (1.27%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.27%) KVM
4 1 (1.27%) Terminal Services
4 1 (1.27%) XenServer
Vendors
1 18 (22.78%) Microsoft
2 16 (20.25%) Cisco
3 15 (18.99%) HP
3 15 (18.99%) Sybase
4 12 (15.19%) Oracle
5 11 (13.92%) Huawei
6 5 (6.33%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 5 (6.33%) VMware
7 4 (5.06%) Dell
7 4 (5.06%) EMC
7 4 (5.06%) Ericsson
7 4 (5.06%) Nokia
8 2 (2.53%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.27%) 3Com
9 1 (1.27%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.27%) Citrix
9 1 (1.27%) Genesys
9 1 (1.27%) Google
9 1 (1.27%) Mitel
9 1 (1.27%) TIBCO
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