The table below looks at the statistics for GSM skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GSM over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Global System for Mobile Communications (GSM)
Rank - 298 330
Permanent jobs citing GSM 0 5 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London - 0.050% 0.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.31% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 29
Median salary - £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
UK excluding London median salary £47,250 £43,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.62% +8.75%
GSM
London

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

Communications & Networking Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1089 1630 1972
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 16.48% 16.24% 15.50%
Number of salaries quoted 946 1395 1670
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £76,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

GSM
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

GSM Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

GSM
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

GSM Salary Trend in the City of London

GSM
Top 11 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 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 City of London region with a requirement for GSM.

1 1 (100.00%) Bluetooth
1 1 (100.00%) GPRS
1 1 (100.00%) ISDN
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) UMTS
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) 3G
1 1 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Video Conferencing

GSM
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 1 (100.00%) 3G
1 1 (100.00%) Bluetooth
1 1 (100.00%) GPRS
1 1 (100.00%) ISDN
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) UMTS
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Support Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Video Conferencing