The table below looks at the statistics for GSM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GSM over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Global System for Mobile Communications (GSM)
Rank - - 94
Permanent jobs citing GSM 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire - - 0.098%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £43,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-8.04% -13.00%
GSM
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
170 131 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 21.44% 13.15% 18.14%
Number of salaries quoted 157 113 167
Average salary £51,500 £45,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.18% +13.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,100 £35,100 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

GSM
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing GSM across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

GSM Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

GSM
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

GSM Salary Trend in Bedfordshire