The table below looks at the statistics for GSM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GSM over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Global System for Mobile Communications (GSM)
Rank - - 32
Permanent jobs citing GSM 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast - - 1.59%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 3.77%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £48,750 £42,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+16.07% -6.66%
GSM
County Antrim

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

Communications & Networking Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
20 1 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 15.38% 1.92% 42.06%
Number of salaries quoted 14 1 16
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +44.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £37,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £35,000 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

GSM
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

The demand trend of job ads across the Belfast region citing GSM as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

GSM Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

GSM
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

GSM Salary Trend in Belfast