The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Global System for Mobile Communications (GSM)
Rank 204 201 220
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +19
Permanent jobs citing GSM 8 9 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.19% 0.19% 0.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.82% 0.91% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 11
Average salary £40,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.87% +2.50%
GSM
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
970 984 923
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 22.82% 21.13% 17.58%
Number of salaries quoted 772 869 741
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 1 May 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Guildford +3 4 - -
Camberley - 1 £42,500 - 1
Reigate - 1 £38,500 -
GSM
South East

GSM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 13 (72.22%) Linux
2 11 (61.11%) 3G
2 11 (61.11%) Windows
2 11 (61.11%) LTE
3 10 (55.56%) Electronics
4 8 (44.44%) Security Cleared
5 7 (38.89%) Telecoms
5 7 (38.89%) Degree
5 7 (38.89%) Cisco
5 7 (38.89%) UMTS
6 6 (33.33%) VoIP
6 6 (33.33%) WAN
6 6 (33.33%) TCP/IP
6 6 (33.33%) CCNA
6 6 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (33.33%) MCSE
6 6 (33.33%) LAN
6 6 (33.33%) HNC
6 6 (33.33%) HND
6 6 (33.33%) Project Planning
6 6 (33.33%) SS7
6 6 (33.33%) Firewall
6 6 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
6 6 (33.33%) VSAT
6 6 (33.33%) 4G
7 5 (27.78%) DV Cleared
7 5 (27.78%) Oracle Database
7 5 (27.78%) Line Management
7 5 (27.78%) Windows Server

GSM
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 11 (61.11%) 3G
1 11 (61.11%) LTE
2 7 (38.89%) UMTS
3 6 (33.33%) 4G
3 6 (33.33%) Firewall
3 6 (33.33%) LAN
3 6 (33.33%) SS7
3 6 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 6 (33.33%) VoIP
3 6 (33.33%) VSAT
3 6 (33.33%) WAN
4 5 (27.78%) GPRS
4 5 (27.78%) PSTN
4 5 (27.78%) SAN
4 5 (27.78%) TETRA
4 5 (27.78%) Wireless
4 5 (27.78%) WLAN
5 1 (5.56%) 3GPP
5 1 (5.56%) PBX
5 1 (5.56%) RANAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) Oracle Database
1 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
1 5 (27.78%) SQL Server 2005
1 5 (27.78%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) CppUnit
1 1 (5.56%) GCC
1 1 (5.56%) GDB
1 1 (5.56%) JMeter
1 1 (5.56%) Subversion
1 1 (5.56%) Trac
General
1 10 (55.56%) Electronics
2 7 (38.89%) Telecoms
3 4 (22.22%) Finance
4 3 (16.67%) Billing
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Engineering Manager
1 5 (27.78%) Support Engineer
1 5 (27.78%) Technical Engineer
1 5 (27.78%) Technical Support
1 5 (27.78%) Technical Support Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) GSM Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) LTE Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Network Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Software Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Tester
3 1 (5.56%) UMTS Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) UMTS Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 1 (5.56%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Computer Science
2 4 (22.22%) Cybercrime
2 4 (22.22%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 3 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 3 (16.67%) User Experience
4 1 (5.56%) Algorithms
4 1 (5.56%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 13 (72.22%) Linux
2 11 (61.11%) Windows
3 5 (27.78%) Windows 7
3 5 (27.78%) Windows Server
3 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (27.78%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
1 6 (33.33%) Project Planning
2 5 (27.78%) Line Management
2 5 (27.78%) Project Management
2 5 (27.78%) Service Delivery
3 4 (22.22%) Cybersecurity
3 4 (22.22%) Digital Signal Processing
3 4 (22.22%) Signal Processing
4 3 (16.67%) Network Design
5 1 (5.56%) Cross-Platform Development
5 1 (5.56%) Multithreading
5 1 (5.56%) OO
5 1 (5.56%) Performance Testing
5 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.56%) Software Testing
5 1 (5.56%) Test Scripting
5 1 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) Java
1 4 (22.22%) SQL
2 3 (16.67%) Perl
2 3 (16.67%) PHP
3 2 (11.11%) C++
4 1 (5.56%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 8 (44.44%) Security Cleared
2 7 (38.89%) Degree
3 6 (33.33%) CCNA
3 6 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (33.33%) HNC
3 6 (33.33%) HND
3 6 (33.33%) MCSE
3 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (27.78%) DV Cleared
5 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 5 (27.78%) Active Directory
1 5 (27.78%) VMware ESX
1 5 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) Cisco
2 5 (27.78%) Dell
2 5 (27.78%) EMC
2 5 (27.78%) HP
2 5 (27.78%) Oracle
2 5 (27.78%) VMware
3 1 (5.56%) Google
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.56%) Twitter
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