The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Global System for Mobile Communications (GSM)
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 102 - 108
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing GSM 1 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.083% - 0.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.38% - 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 3
Median salary £50,000 - £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - -5.88%  

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 Cambridge with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Cambridge
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 263 289 341
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 21.88% 19.49% 23.60%
Number of salaries quoted 210 230 274
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £32,435
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

GSM
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge 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 Cambridge

GSM
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for GSM in Cambridge

GSM
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for GSM.

1 3 (100.00%) 3G
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) 2G
2 2 (66.67%) Validation
2 2 (66.67%) 3GPP
2 2 (66.67%) WCDMA
2 2 (66.67%) EMC
2 2 (66.67%) Time Management
2 2 (66.67%) LTE
2 2 (66.67%) Schematic Capture
3 1 (33.33%) Feasibility Study
3 1 (33.33%) 4G
3 1 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (33.33%) C
3 1 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) PhD
3 1 (33.33%) Bluetooth
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 1 (33.33%) Physics
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) ZigBee

GSM
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 3 (100.00%) 3G
2 2 (66.67%) 2G
2 2 (66.67%) 3GPP
2 2 (66.67%) LTE
2 2 (66.67%) WCDMA
3 1 (33.33%) 4G
3 1 (33.33%) Bluetooth
3 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (33.33%) ZigBee
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Design Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) RF Design Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) RF Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Design Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Senior RF Design Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Senior RF Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Schematic Capture
1 2 (66.67%) Time Management
1 2 (66.67%) Validation
2 1 (33.33%) Feasibility Study
2 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 1 (33.33%) Physics
2 1 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C
1 1 (33.33%) C++
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) PhD
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) EMC