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 11 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Global System for Mobile Communications (GSM)
Rank - - 21
Permanent jobs citing GSM 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast - - 2.86%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 30.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Median salary - - £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £48,750 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+14.70% +1.19%
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
12 9 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 8.28% 11.54% 9.52%
Number of salaries quoted 11 3 9
Median salary £38,750 £39,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.89% +21.53%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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