The first table below looks at the demand for GSM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey 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 Surrey region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Global System for Mobile Communications (GSM)
Rank 208 190 193
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +3
Permanent jobs citing GSM 13 29 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.24% 0.54% 0.71%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.40% 2.55% 3.13%
Number of salaries quoted 13 16 35
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +7.14%
Communications & Networking Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
930 1138 1374
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 17.39% 21.29% 22.55%
Number of salaries quoted 738 926 1160
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
GSM
South East

GSM
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing GSM across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

GSM Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

GSM
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

GSM Salary Trend in Surrey

GSM
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GSM within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Guildford 0 13 £50,000 +25.00% 1
GSM
South East

GSM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 25 (96.15%) C++
1 25 (96.15%) Linux
1 25 (96.15%) Telecoms
2 24 (92.31%) UMTS
2 24 (92.31%) Software Engineering
2 24 (92.31%) LTE
3 23 (88.46%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 23 (88.46%) Asterisk PBX
3 23 (88.46%) GCC
3 23 (88.46%) GDB
3 23 (88.46%) Subversion
3 23 (88.46%) Trac
3 23 (88.46%) VoIP
3 23 (88.46%) Cisco
3 23 (88.46%) OO
3 23 (88.46%) OOD
3 23 (88.46%) PBX
3 23 (88.46%) STL
4 19 (73.08%) RTP
4 19 (73.08%) RANAP
5 4 (15.38%) GGSN
5 4 (15.38%) SGSN
6 2 (7.69%) WCDMA
6 2 (7.69%) C
6 2 (7.69%) GPRS
6 2 (7.69%) Degree
6 2 (7.69%) Configuration Management
7 1 (3.85%) NetCracker
7 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
7 1 (3.85%) TTCN

GSM
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey 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.

Communications & Networking
1 24 (92.31%) UMTS
1 24 (92.31%) LTE
2 23 (88.46%) Asterisk PBX
2 23 (88.46%) VoIP
2 23 (88.46%) PBX
3 19 (73.08%) RTP
3 19 (73.08%) RANAP
4 4 (15.38%) GGSN
4 4 (15.38%) SGSN
5 2 (7.69%) WCDMA
5 2 (7.69%) GPRS
6 1 (3.85%) 3GPP
6 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
6 1 (3.85%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 23 (88.46%) GCC
1 23 (88.46%) GDB
1 23 (88.46%) Subversion
1 23 (88.46%) Trac
2 1 (3.85%) ClearCase
General
1 25 (96.15%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 12 (46.15%) C++ Software Engineer
3 9 (34.62%) Engineering Manager
4 7 (26.92%) Software Manager
4 7 (26.92%) Software Engineering Manager
5 3 (11.54%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Systems Manager
6 2 (7.69%) Systems Engineering Manager
7 1 (3.85%) UMTS Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) OSS Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Graduate
7 1 (3.85%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (88.46%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 23 (88.46%) STL
2 1 (3.85%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
1 1 (3.85%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 25 (96.15%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (92.31%) Software Engineering
2 23 (88.46%) OO
2 23 (88.46%) OOD
3 2 (7.69%) Configuration Management
4 1 (3.85%) Migration
4 1 (3.85%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (96.15%) C++
2 2 (7.69%) C
3 1 (3.85%) TTCN
3 1 (3.85%) C#
3 1 (3.85%) Java
3 1 (3.85%) Perl
3 1 (3.85%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) PhD
2 1 (3.85%) ISEB
Vendors
1 23 (88.46%) Cisco
2 1 (3.85%) NetCracker
2 1 (3.85%) Ericsson
2 1 (3.85%) NEC
Guildford, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Chertsey
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum + car, fuel, bonus, pension
Posted: 4 days ago