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

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Global System for Mobile Communications (GSM)
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 123 - 131
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing GSM 2 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.12% - 0.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.59% - 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 4
Median salary £45,000 - £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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Cambridgeshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 338 378 447
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 20.17% 17.79% 21.70%
Number of salaries quoted 269 306 363
Median salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% -2.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £29,000 £32,435
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

GSM
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 Cambridgeshire

GSM
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for GSM in Cambridgeshire

GSM
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GSM within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 22 March 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
Cambridge - 1 £50,000 -
Peterborough - 1 £40,000 -
GSM
East of England

GSM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

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

1 6 (100.00%) 3G
2 5 (83.33%) LTE
3 4 (66.67%) Degree
3 4 (66.67%) WCDMA
3 4 (66.67%) 3GPP
3 4 (66.67%) Validation
4 3 (50.00%) Bluetooth
4 3 (50.00%) 2G
4 3 (50.00%) EMC
4 3 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 3 (50.00%) 4G
4 3 (50.00%) Schematic Capture
4 3 (50.00%) Feasibility Study
5 2 (33.33%) ZigBee
5 2 (33.33%) Time Management
5 2 (33.33%) Mathematics
5 2 (33.33%) Python
5 2 (33.33%) C
5 2 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (33.33%) Wireless
5 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
6 1 (16.67%) Nucleus RTOS
6 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
6 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
6 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
6 1 (16.67%) C++
6 1 (16.67%) Java
6 1 (16.67%) Linux
6 1 (16.67%) PhD

GSM
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 6 (100.00%) 3G
2 5 (83.33%) LTE
3 4 (66.67%) 3GPP
3 4 (66.67%) WCDMA
4 3 (50.00%) 2G
4 3 (50.00%) 4G
4 3 (50.00%) Bluetooth
5 2 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (33.33%) Wireless
5 2 (33.33%) ZigBee
6 1 (16.67%) Radio Access Network
6 1 (16.67%) WLAN
General
1 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Design Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) RF Design Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) RF Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Senior Design Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Senior RF Design Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Senior RF Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 3G Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Embedded Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) LTE Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Radio Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Real Time Embedded Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Real Time Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Real Time Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Real Time Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Wireless Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 1 (16.67%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Nucleus RTOS
1 1 (16.67%) ThreadX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Validation
2 3 (50.00%) Feasibility Study
2 3 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 3 (50.00%) Schematic Capture
3 2 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 2 (33.33%) Time Management
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) Coaching
4 1 (16.67%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Data Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) Physics
4 1 (16.67%) Probability Theory
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C
1 2 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (16.67%) C++
2 1 (16.67%) Embedded C
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) PhD
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) EMC