The table below looks at the statistics 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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Global System for Mobile Communications (GSM)
Rank - - 126
Permanent jobs citing GSM 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham - - 0.052%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £43,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-8.57% -12.50%
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
405 284 324
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 20.07% 14.97% 16.82%
Number of salaries quoted 363 240 282
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,300 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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