The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for GSM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited GSM over the 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Global System for Mobile Communications (GSM)
South East / Buckinghamshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 115 108 138
Rank change year-on-year -7 +30  
Permanent jobs citing GSM 1 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.069% 0.20% 0.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.36% 0.91% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 2
Median salary - £36,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.34%  
UK excluding London median salary £48,250 £47,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.65% +17.50%  

GSM is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Buckinghamshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 280 331 431
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 19.27% 21.92% 17.75%
Number of salaries quoted 198 269 334
Median salary £45,000 £46,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.22% -2.10%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

GSM
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire citing GSM as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for GSM in Buckinghamshire

GSM
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Salary trend for GSM in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for GSM.

1 6 (100.00%) 3G
1 6 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 6 (100.00%) LTE
2 5 (83.33%) Performance Management
2 5 (83.33%) Radio Access Network
2 5 (83.33%) 2G
2 5 (83.33%) UMTS
3 4 (66.67%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (66.67%) Netcool
3 4 (66.67%) Six Sigma
3 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 4 (66.67%) ITIL
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (66.67%) GPRS
3 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (66.67%) Traffica
3 4 (66.67%) NSN NetAct
3 4 (66.67%) Network Performance Management
4 1 (16.67%) 4G
4 1 (16.67%) Degree
4 1 (16.67%) SDH

GSM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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:

Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Traffica
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) 3G
1 6 (100.00%) LTE
2 5 (83.33%) 2G
2 5 (83.33%) Radio Access Network
2 5 (83.33%) UMTS
3 4 (66.67%) GPRS
4 1 (16.67%) 4G
4 1 (16.67%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) BusinessObjects
General
1 6 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Network Manager
1 4 (66.67%) Network Operations Manager
1 4 (66.67%) Network Performance Manager
1 4 (66.67%) Performance Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Contracts Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Design Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Principal Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Site Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Performance Management
2 4 (66.67%) ITIL
2 4 (66.67%) Network Performance Management
2 4 (66.67%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) Netcool
1 4 (66.67%) NSN NetAct