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 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Global System for Mobile Communications (GSM)
Rank 405 425 385
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -40
Permanent jobs citing GSM 31 45 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.17% 0.21% 0.38%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.86% 0.98% 1.75%
Number of salaries quoted 28 26 50
Median salary £46,250 £51,250 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.75% +7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,400 £30,000 £38,600
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £61,750 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,000 £41,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+13.93% -2.94%
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
3609 4574 4978
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 19.76% 21.45% 21.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2947 3574 3898
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 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 29 June 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 29 June 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 +13 17 £40,000 -23.80%
Surrey +15 6 £46,250 -19.56% 2
Hampshire +4 4 £57,500 -
Buckinghamshire +26 3 £36,000 +4.34%
West Sussex -9 1 - -
GSM
England

GSM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 54 (71.05%) UMTS
2 47 (61.84%) Telecoms
3 40 (52.63%) LTE
4 35 (46.05%) Windows
5 27 (35.53%) GPRS
5 27 (35.53%) Degree
6 22 (28.95%) PSTN
7 21 (27.63%) 3G
8 19 (25.00%) Unix
9 18 (23.68%) CDMA
9 18 (23.68%) Microsoft
9 18 (23.68%) Presales
10 17 (22.37%) 3GPP
10 17 (22.37%) ISDN
10 17 (22.37%) Linux
10 17 (22.37%) SS7
11 16 (21.05%) ATM
11 16 (21.05%) SQL
11 16 (21.05%) WCDMA
12 15 (19.74%) HP
12 15 (19.74%) Sybase
12 15 (19.74%) Windows NT
12 15 (19.74%) Windows 2000
12 15 (19.74%) Service Delivery
13 14 (18.42%) 4G
13 14 (18.42%) Electronics
13 14 (18.42%) Project Management
14 13 (17.11%) Oracle
14 13 (17.11%) Agile Software Development
14 13 (17.11%) Software Engineering

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 (1.32%) AutoCAD
1 1 (1.32%) MS Office
1 1 (1.32%) MS Project
1 1 (1.32%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 54 (71.05%) UMTS
2 40 (52.63%) LTE
3 27 (35.53%) GPRS
4 22 (28.95%) PSTN
5 21 (27.63%) 3G
6 18 (23.68%) CDMA
7 17 (22.37%) 3GPP
7 17 (22.37%) ISDN
7 17 (22.37%) SS7
8 16 (21.05%) ATM
8 16 (21.05%) WCDMA
9 14 (18.42%) 4G
10 13 (17.11%) Diameter Protocol
11 12 (15.79%) GGSN
11 12 (15.79%) SGSN
11 12 (15.79%) VoLTE
11 12 (15.79%) VoWiFi
12 11 (14.47%) SCCP
12 11 (14.47%) Wireless
12 11 (14.47%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.89%) SQL Server
1 6 (7.89%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (6.58%) Oracle Database
2 5 (6.58%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (2.63%) Big Data
3 2 (2.63%) HBase
3 2 (2.63%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.32%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (5.26%) GCC
1 4 (5.26%) GDB
1 4 (5.26%) Subversion
1 4 (5.26%) Trac
2 2 (2.63%) Cucumber
2 2 (2.63%) JIRA
2 2 (2.63%) Maven
2 2 (2.63%) NetBeans
2 2 (2.63%) SpecFlow
2 2 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.32%) CppUnit
3 1 (1.32%) JMeter
General
1 47 (61.84%) Telecoms
2 14 (18.42%) Electronics
3 11 (14.47%) Finance
4 5 (6.58%) Automotive
5 3 (3.95%) Advertising
5 3 (3.95%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.63%) Billing
6 2 (2.63%) Legal
6 2 (2.63%) Marketing
7 1 (1.32%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 15 (19.74%) Core Network Engineer
1 15 (19.74%) Network Engineer
2 13 (17.11%) Software Engineer
3 8 (10.53%) Support Engineer
4 7 (9.21%) Analyst
4 7 (9.21%) Network Analyst
4 7 (9.21%) Senior Software Engineer
4 7 (9.21%) Test Analyst
4 7 (9.21%) VoLTE Engineer
5 6 (7.89%) Technical Engineer
5 6 (7.89%) Technical Support
6 5 (6.58%) Electronics Engineer
6 5 (6.58%) Technical Support Engineer
7 4 (5.26%) C++ Software Engineer
7 4 (5.26%) Communications Specialist
7 4 (5.26%) Service Manager
7 4 (5.26%) Telecoms Manager
8 3 (3.95%) Engineering Manager
8 3 (3.95%) IT Manager
8 3 (3.95%) Senior Electronics Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.53%) .NET
1 8 (10.53%) LINQ
1 8 (10.53%) WPF
2 4 (5.26%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 4 (5.26%) Spring
2 4 (5.26%) STL
3 1 (1.32%) 802.1X
3 1 (1.32%) Ajax
3 1 (1.32%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.32%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (1.32%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (1.32%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 1 (1.32%) CSS
3 1 (1.32%) HTML
3 1 (1.32%) HTML5
3 1 (1.32%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.21%) Computer Science
2 4 (5.26%) Cybercrime
2 4 (5.26%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 4 (5.26%) IVR
3 3 (3.95%) Embedded Systems
3 3 (3.95%) Handset
3 3 (3.95%) Mechatronics
4 2 (2.63%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.63%) Physics
4 2 (2.63%) User Experience
5 1 (1.32%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.32%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.32%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.32%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (1.32%) PKI
5 1 (1.32%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 35 (46.05%) Windows
2 19 (25.00%) Unix
3 17 (22.37%) Linux
4 15 (19.74%) Windows 2000
4 15 (19.74%) Windows NT
5 7 (9.21%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (7.89%) Windows Server
6 6 (7.89%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (6.58%) Windows 7
7 5 (6.58%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.32%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (23.68%) Presales
2 15 (19.74%) Service Delivery
3 14 (18.42%) Project Management
4 13 (17.11%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (17.11%) Software Engineering
5 10 (13.16%) Test Planning
6 9 (11.84%) BDD
6 9 (11.84%) Defect Management
7 8 (10.53%) Network Optimisation
8 6 (7.89%) Service Management
9 5 (6.58%) Mentoring
10 4 (5.26%) Business Development
10 4 (5.26%) Cybersecurity
10 4 (5.26%) Digital Signal Processing
10 4 (5.26%) Multithreading
10 4 (5.26%) Network Architecture
10 4 (5.26%) OO
10 4 (5.26%) Scrum
10 4 (5.26%) Signal Processing
10 4 (5.26%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 16 (21.05%) SQL
2 11 (14.47%) C++
3 9 (11.84%) C#
4 7 (9.21%) Java
5 6 (7.89%) C
6 4 (5.26%) Bash Shell
7 3 (3.95%) Perl
7 3 (3.95%) Python
7 3 (3.95%) Shell Script
8 2 (2.63%) PHP
9 1 (1.32%) Embedded C
9 1 (1.32%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 27 (35.53%) Degree
2 12 (15.79%) ISEB
2 12 (15.79%) ISTQB
3 10 (13.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 6 (7.89%) Security Cleared
5 5 (6.58%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (6.58%) DV Cleared
6 4 (5.26%) CCNA
6 4 (5.26%) HNC
6 4 (5.26%) HND
6 4 (5.26%) MCSE
6 4 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.32%) CCNP
7 1 (1.32%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.95%) QA
2 2 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (7.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (6.58%) Active Directory
2 5 (6.58%) VMware ESX
3 3 (3.95%) Firmware
4 1 (1.32%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.32%) KVM
4 1 (1.32%) Terminal Services
4 1 (1.32%) XenServer
Vendors
1 18 (23.68%) Microsoft
2 15 (19.74%) HP
2 15 (19.74%) Sybase
3 13 (17.11%) Oracle
4 11 (14.47%) Huawei
5 10 (13.16%) Cisco
6 6 (7.89%) VMware
7 5 (6.58%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 5 (6.58%) Dell
7 5 (6.58%) EMC
8 4 (5.26%) Ericsson
8 4 (5.26%) Nokia
9 2 (2.63%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.32%) 3Com
10 1 (1.32%) CheckPoint
10 1 (1.32%) Citrix
10 1 (1.32%) Genesys
10 1 (1.32%) Google
10 1 (1.32%) Mitel
10 1 (1.32%) TIBCO
Camberley, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 23 days holiday, Healthcare,
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