The table below looks at the statistics for GSM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GSM over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Global System for Mobile Communications (GSM)
Rank 54 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing GSM 4 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.83% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.48% - -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Median salary £45,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £47,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+17.50% -5.88%
GSM
Hertfordshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
115 144 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 23.76% 26.87% 35.47%
Number of salaries quoted 84 75 150
Median salary £45,000 £51,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.19% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £29,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £70,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

GSM
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

The demand trend of job ads across the Watford region citing GSM as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

GSM Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

GSM
Salary Trend in Watford

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

GSM Salary Trend in Watford

GSM
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Watford

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

1 24 (88.89%) Product Management
2 22 (81.48%) xDSL
3 21 (77.78%) Wireless
4 18 (66.67%) PBX
5 16 (59.26%) VoIP
5 16 (59.26%) Radio Access Network
6 14 (51.85%) Telecoms
7 13 (48.15%) WLAN
8 6 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (18.52%) Network Planning
10 3 (11.11%) C
11 1 (3.70%) Wi-Fi

GSM
Top Related IT Skills in Watford 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 22 (81.48%) xDSL
2 21 (77.78%) Wireless
3 18 (66.67%) PBX
4 16 (59.26%) Radio Access Network
4 16 (59.26%) VoIP
5 13 (48.15%) WLAN
6 1 (3.70%) Wi-Fi
General
1 14 (51.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (44.44%) Field Engineer
2 11 (40.74%) Radio Engineer
3 9 (33.33%) GSM Engineer
4 5 (18.52%) Network Engineer
4 5 (18.52%) RAN Engineer
4 5 (18.52%) Wireless Engineer
5 4 (14.81%) Telephony Engineer
6 3 (11.11%) Client Services Manager
6 3 (11.11%) PBX Engineer
6 3 (11.11%) Service Manager
6 3 (11.11%) Technical Manager
6 3 (11.11%) Technical Services Manager
7 2 (7.41%) Radio Network Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) Technical Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) Wireless Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (88.89%) Product Management
2 5 (18.52%) Network Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.11%) C