The table below looks at the statistics for GSM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GSM over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Global System for Mobile Communications (GSM)
South East / Surrey
Rank 156 190 205
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +15
Permanent jobs citing GSM 8 8 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.30% 0.21% 0.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.36% 1.05% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 8
Median salary £42,500 £38,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% -33.04%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -6.66%

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
589 763 915
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 22.40% 20.15% 20.81%
Number of salaries quoted 511 662 773
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

GSM
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

The demand trend of job ads across the Surrey region citing GSM as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GSM across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

GSM Salary Histogram in Surrey

GSM
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GSM within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. 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 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
Camberley - 6 £45,000 - 1
Guildford - 1 £24,500 -
Redhill - 1 £40,000 -
GSM
South East

GSM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 Surrey region with a requirement for GSM.

1 13 (92.86%) Linux
2 12 (85.71%) C++
2 12 (85.71%) UMTS
2 12 (85.71%) Telecoms
2 12 (85.71%) LTE
3 11 (78.57%) Cisco
4 9 (64.29%) Software Engineering
4 9 (64.29%) Wireshark
5 8 (57.14%) RANAP
5 8 (57.14%) Multithreading
5 8 (57.14%) Subversion
5 8 (57.14%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 8 (57.14%) Asterisk PBX
5 8 (57.14%) GCC
5 8 (57.14%) GDB
5 8 (57.14%) Trac
5 8 (57.14%) Diameter Protocol
5 8 (57.14%) RTP
5 8 (57.14%) OO
5 8 (57.14%) PBX
5 8 (57.14%) STL
5 8 (57.14%) Cross-Platform Development
6 4 (28.57%) Presales
6 4 (28.57%) Perl
6 4 (28.57%) VoIP
7 3 (21.43%) VPN
7 3 (21.43%) IPsec
7 3 (21.43%) TCAP
7 3 (21.43%) SCCP
7 3 (21.43%) Shell Script

GSM
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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:

Communications & Networking
1 12 (85.71%) LTE
1 12 (85.71%) UMTS
2 9 (64.29%) Wireshark
3 8 (57.14%) Asterisk PBX
3 8 (57.14%) Diameter Protocol
3 8 (57.14%) PBX
3 8 (57.14%) RANAP
3 8 (57.14%) RTP
4 4 (28.57%) VoIP
5 3 (21.43%) IPsec
5 3 (21.43%) M3UA
5 3 (21.43%) SCCP
5 3 (21.43%) SCTP
5 3 (21.43%) TCAP
5 3 (21.43%) VPN
6 1 (7.14%) 3G
6 1 (7.14%) 4G
6 1 (7.14%) RS-232
6 1 (7.14%) RS-422
6 1 (7.14%) VSAT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (57.14%) GCC
1 8 (57.14%) GDB
1 8 (57.14%) Subversion
1 8 (57.14%) Trac
General
1 12 (85.71%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) C++ Software Engineer
1 8 (57.14%) Software Engineer
1 8 (57.14%) Telecoms Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Telecoms Software Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Support Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) Telecoms Support Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Core Network Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Network Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Communications Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Junior
6 1 (7.14%) Junior C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Junior Software Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Technical Support
6 1 (7.14%) Technical Support Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Telecoms Trainer
6 1 (7.14%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (57.14%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 8 (57.14%) STL
2 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
1 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (92.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Software Engineering
2 8 (57.14%) Cross-Platform Development
2 8 (57.14%) Multithreading
2 8 (57.14%) OO
3 4 (28.57%) Presales
4 1 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (7.14%) Network Design
4 1 (7.14%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) C++
2 4 (28.57%) Perl
3 3 (21.43%) Bash Shell
3 3 (21.43%) Python
3 3 (21.43%) Shell Script
4 1 (7.14%) C#
4 1 (7.14%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) CCNA
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) Cisco