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 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Global System for Mobile Communications (GSM)
Rank 179 206 205
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -1
Permanent jobs citing GSM 8 6 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.23% 0.14% 0.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.13% 0.60% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 12
Median salary £50,000 £32,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% -31.57%
UK excluding London median salary £48,750 £42,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+16.07% -6.66%
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
711 994 1033
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 20.65% 23.32% 22.14%
Number of salaries quoted 579 863 884
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 28 September 2016.

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 28 September 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
Camberley - 8 £50,000 - 1
GSM
South East

GSM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 Surrey region with a requirement for GSM.

1 14 (100.00%) C++
1 14 (100.00%) Linux
1 14 (100.00%) UMTS
1 14 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 13 (92.86%) Cisco
2 13 (92.86%) LTE
3 9 (64.29%) Subversion
3 9 (64.29%) Software Engineering
3 9 (64.29%) RTP
3 9 (64.29%) STL
3 9 (64.29%) OO
3 9 (64.29%) PBX
3 9 (64.29%) Multithreading
3 9 (64.29%) RANAP
3 9 (64.29%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 9 (64.29%) Asterisk PBX
3 9 (64.29%) GCC
3 9 (64.29%) GDB
3 9 (64.29%) Trac
3 9 (64.29%) Diameter Protocol
3 9 (64.29%) Cross-Platform Development
4 7 (50.00%) Wireshark
5 5 (35.71%) Bash Shell
5 5 (35.71%) SCCP
6 4 (28.57%) IPsec
6 4 (28.57%) TCAP
6 4 (28.57%) Python
6 4 (28.57%) Perl
6 4 (28.57%) VPN
6 4 (28.57%) VoIP

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 14 (100.00%) UMTS
2 13 (92.86%) LTE
3 9 (64.29%) Asterisk PBX
3 9 (64.29%) Diameter Protocol
3 9 (64.29%) PBX
3 9 (64.29%) RANAP
3 9 (64.29%) RTP
4 7 (50.00%) Wireshark
5 5 (35.71%) SCCP
6 4 (28.57%) IPsec
6 4 (28.57%) M3UA
6 4 (28.57%) SCTP
6 4 (28.57%) TCAP
6 4 (28.57%) VoIP
6 4 (28.57%) VPN
7 1 (7.14%) 3GPP
7 1 (7.14%) snoop
7 1 (7.14%) SS7
7 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
7 1 (7.14%) tcpdump
Development Applications
1 9 (64.29%) GCC
1 9 (64.29%) GDB
1 9 (64.29%) Subversion
1 9 (64.29%) Trac
2 1 (7.14%) CppUnit
2 1 (7.14%) JMeter
General
1 14 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Telecoms Engineer
2 9 (64.29%) C++ Software Engineer
2 9 (64.29%) Software Engineer
3 6 (42.86%) Telecoms Software Engineer
4 4 (28.57%) Support Engineer
4 4 (28.57%) Telecoms Support Engineer
5 3 (21.43%) GSM Engineer
5 3 (21.43%) LTE Engineer
6 2 (14.29%) UMTS Engineer
6 2 (14.29%) UMTS Software Engineer
7 1 (7.14%) Junior
7 1 (7.14%) Junior C++ Software Engineer
7 1 (7.14%) Junior Software Engineer
7 1 (7.14%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (64.29%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 9 (64.29%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Algorithms
1 1 (7.14%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Cross-Platform Development
1 9 (64.29%) Multithreading
1 9 (64.29%) OO
1 9 (64.29%) Software Engineering
2 4 (28.57%) Presales
3 1 (7.14%) Exploratory Testing
3 1 (7.14%) Performance Testing
3 1 (7.14%) Software Testing
3 1 (7.14%) Test Scripting
3 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) C++
2 5 (35.71%) Bash Shell
3 4 (28.57%) Perl
3 4 (28.57%) Python
3 4 (28.57%) Shell Script
4 1 (7.14%) Java
4 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
Vendors
1 13 (92.86%) Cisco
2 1 (7.14%) Google