The table below looks at the statistics for GSM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham 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 - - 136
Permanent jobs citing GSM 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham - - 0.044%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £27,500
UK excluding London median salary £48,750 £42,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+16.07% -6.66%
GSM
West Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
430 329 417
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 17.26% 17.49% 18.22%
Number of salaries quoted 276 287 331
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,198 £26,500 £25,675
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

GSM
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

GSM Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

GSM
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

GSM Salary Trend in Birmingham

GSM
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for GSM.

1 2 (100.00%) PBX
1 2 (100.00%) VoIP
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (100.00%) IVR
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 2 (100.00%) Unified Communications

GSM
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 2 (100.00%) PBX
1 2 (100.00%) Unified Communications
1 2 (100.00%) VoIP
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
General
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Project Manager
1 2 (100.00%) Voice Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) IVR
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Engagement