The table below looks at the statistics for GSM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GSM over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Global System for Mobile Communications (GSM)
Rank - 129 -
Permanent jobs citing GSM 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire - 0.059% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.34% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Median salary - £70,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £48,750 £41,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+17.46% -7.77%
GSM
North West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
206 295 302
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 17.96% 17.49% 15.46%
Number of salaries quoted 159 244 238
Median salary £35,000 £47,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% +35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £27,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

GSM
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

GSM Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

GSM
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

GSM Salary Trend in Cheshire