The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Slough 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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Global System for Mobile Communications (GSM)
Berkshire / Slough
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 63 60
Permanent jobs citing GSM 0 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough - 0.63% 0.69%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 2.96% 3.03%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 4
Median salary - £77,500 £45,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - +71.27%  
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 Slough with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Slough
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 88 135 132
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Slough 27.24% 21.33% 22.76%
Number of salaries quoted 77 111 108
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +22.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,250 £62,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

GSM
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Slough 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 Slough

GSM
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Salary trend for GSM in Slough

GSM
Top 18 Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 27 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 Slough region with a requirement for GSM.

1 3 (100.00%) UMTS
1 3 (100.00%) WLAN
1 3 (100.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
1 3 (100.00%) Ericsson
1 3 (100.00%) Nokia
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) Wireless
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (100.00%) Handset
1 3 (100.00%) Huawei
1 3 (100.00%) Business Development
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) MIMO
1 3 (100.00%) LTE
1 3 (100.00%) Radio Access Network
1 3 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 3 (100.00%) Node B
1 3 (100.00%) Presales

GSM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough 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%) LTE
1 3 (100.00%) MIMO
1 3 (100.00%) Node B
1 3 (100.00%) Radio Access Network
1 3 (100.00%) UMTS
1 3 (100.00%) Wireless
1 3 (100.00%) WLAN
General
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Communications Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Handset
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Business Development
1 3 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 3 (100.00%) Presales
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
1 3 (100.00%) Ericsson
1 3 (100.00%) Huawei
1 3 (100.00%) Nokia