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

Global System for Mobile Communications (GSM)
South East / Surrey
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 150 192 203
Rank change year-on-year +42 +11  
Permanent jobs citing GSM 13 6 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.48% 0.16% 0.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.52% 0.80% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 13 6 10
Median salary £52,500 £46,250 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.51% -19.56%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,200 £42,500 £31,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £59,750
UK excluding London median salary £49,000 £47,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.25% +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 Surrey with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Surrey
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 516 748 978
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 19.09% 20.12% 21.38%
Number of salaries quoted 419 595 856
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.55% +2.27%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

GSM
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey 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 Surrey

GSM
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Salary trend for GSM in Surrey

GSM
Salary Histogram in Surrey

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing GSM in Surrey over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for GSM in Surrey

GSM
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GSM within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 27 June 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
Camberley +21 10 £55,000 +15.78% 5
Staines - 2 £36,750 -
GSM
South East

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

1 22 (95.65%) UMTS
1 22 (95.65%) LTE
2 20 (86.96%) Telecoms
3 18 (78.26%) Linux
4 17 (73.91%) C++
5 16 (69.57%) Cisco
6 13 (56.52%) Software Engineering
7 12 (52.17%) RTP
7 12 (52.17%) OO
7 12 (52.17%) RANAP
7 12 (52.17%) GCC
7 12 (52.17%) Diameter Protocol
8 11 (47.83%) Trac
8 11 (47.83%) Cross-Platform Development
8 11 (47.83%) GDB
8 11 (47.83%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 11 (47.83%) Asterisk PBX
8 11 (47.83%) Multithreading
8 11 (47.83%) Subversion
8 11 (47.83%) Wireshark
8 11 (47.83%) PBX
8 11 (47.83%) STL
9 8 (34.78%) SGSN
9 8 (34.78%) MGW
10 6 (26.09%) VoIP
11 5 (21.74%) TCAP
11 5 (21.74%) SCCP
11 5 (21.74%) Shell Script
11 5 (21.74%) Perl
11 5 (21.74%) Python

GSM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 22 (95.65%) LTE
1 22 (95.65%) UMTS
2 12 (52.17%) Diameter Protocol
2 12 (52.17%) RANAP
2 12 (52.17%) RTP
3 11 (47.83%) Asterisk PBX
3 11 (47.83%) PBX
3 11 (47.83%) Wireshark
4 8 (34.78%) MGW
4 8 (34.78%) SGSN
5 6 (26.09%) VoIP
6 5 (21.74%) GGSN
6 5 (21.74%) IPsec
6 5 (21.74%) M3UA
6 5 (21.74%) SCCP
6 5 (21.74%) SCTP
6 5 (21.74%) TCAP
6 5 (21.74%) VPN
7 3 (13.04%) VoLTE
7 3 (13.04%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 12 (52.17%) GCC
2 11 (47.83%) GDB
2 11 (47.83%) Subversion
2 11 (47.83%) Trac
General
1 20 (86.96%) Telecoms
2 3 (13.04%) Electronics
3 1 (4.35%) Advertising
3 1 (4.35%) Finance
3 1 (4.35%) Law
3 1 (4.35%) Military
Job Titles
1 14 (60.87%) Telecoms Engineer
2 13 (56.52%) Software Engineer
3 12 (52.17%) C++ Software Engineer
4 8 (34.78%) Core Network Engineer
4 8 (34.78%) Network Engineer
5 7 (30.43%) Telecoms Software Engineer
6 5 (21.74%) Support Engineer
6 5 (21.74%) Telecoms Support Engineer
7 3 (13.04%) Field Engineer
7 3 (13.04%) Field Test Engineer
7 3 (13.04%) Project Engineer
7 3 (13.04%) Test Engineer
8 2 (8.70%) Field Telecoms Engineer
8 2 (8.70%) Linux Engineer
8 2 (8.70%) Mobile Engineer
8 2 (8.70%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
8 2 (8.70%) Senior Linux Engineer
8 2 (8.70%) Senior Software Engineer
8 2 (8.70%) Senior Telecoms Engineer
8 2 (8.70%) Telecoms Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (47.83%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 11 (47.83%) STL
2 3 (13.04%) WAP
3 1 (4.35%) JavaFX
3 1 (4.35%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Handset
2 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 18 (78.26%) Linux
2 2 (8.70%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) Software Engineering
2 12 (52.17%) OO
3 11 (47.83%) Cross-Platform Development
3 11 (47.83%) Multithreading
4 5 (21.74%) Presales
5 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (8.70%) Test Management
7 1 (4.35%) Android Development
7 1 (4.35%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (4.35%) Customer Requirements
7 1 (4.35%) Network Design
7 1 (4.35%) OOP
7 1 (4.35%) Validation
7 1 (4.35%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (73.91%) C++
2 5 (21.74%) Bash Shell
2 5 (21.74%) Perl
2 5 (21.74%) Python
2 5 (21.74%) Shell Script
3 4 (17.39%) Java
4 3 (13.04%) C
5 1 (4.35%) Embedded C
5 1 (4.35%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) CCNA
2 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.35%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (69.57%) Cisco
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