The first table below looks at the demand for GSM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GSM over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Global System for Mobile Communications (GSM)
Rank - 124 109
Permanent jobs citing GSM 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham - 0.050% 0.059%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.32% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £41,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.77%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%
Communications & Networking Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
309 316 364
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 15.92% 15.71% 21.62%
Number of salaries quoted 257 284 300
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
GSM
West Midlands

GSM
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing GSM across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within 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