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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Global System for Mobile Communications (GSM)
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank - 123 -
Permanent jobs citing GSM 0 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham - 0.16% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 1.05% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Median salary - £42,500 -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% -7.77%

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
264 287 273
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 14.04% 15.11% 15.10%
Number of salaries quoted 168 255 253
Median salary £45,000 £41,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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