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 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Global System for Mobile Communications (GSM)
Rank 134 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing GSM 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.042% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.30% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Median salary £65,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
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
332 292 256
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 14.10% 16.49% 14.05%
Number of salaries quoted 252 242 233
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £56,500
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

GSM
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 5 (100.00%) Wireless
2 4 (80.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (80.00%) IVR
2 4 (80.00%) PBX
2 4 (80.00%) VoIP
2 4 (80.00%) WAN
2 4 (80.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 4 (80.00%) Unified Communications
3 2 (40.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (20.00%) 4G
4 1 (20.00%) PABX
4 1 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (20.00%) DVB
4 1 (20.00%) MATLAB
4 1 (20.00%) UMTS
4 1 (20.00%) C
4 1 (20.00%) C++
4 1 (20.00%) Bluetooth
4 1 (20.00%) Smartphone
4 1 (20.00%) Physics
4 1 (20.00%) LTE
4 1 (20.00%) Validation

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 5 (100.00%) Wireless
2 4 (80.00%) PBX
2 4 (80.00%) Unified Communications
2 4 (80.00%) VoIP
2 4 (80.00%) WAN
3 1 (20.00%) 4G
3 1 (20.00%) Bluetooth
3 1 (20.00%) DVB
3 1 (20.00%) LTE
3 1 (20.00%) PABX
3 1 (20.00%) UMTS
3 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
General
1 4 (80.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Project Manager
2 3 (60.00%) Voice Project Manager
3 2 (40.00%) Unified Communications Manager
4 1 (20.00%) Design Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) RF Design Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) RF Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) VoIP Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) IVR
2 1 (20.00%) Physics
2 1 (20.00%) Smartphone
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (20.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C
1 1 (20.00%) C++
1 1 (20.00%) MATLAB