The table below looks at the statistics for GSM skills in IT jobs advertised for the County Antrim region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GSM over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Global System for Mobile Communications (GSM)
Rank 26 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing GSM 4 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 3.51% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.90% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £35,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £51,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +27.50%
GSM
Northern Ireland

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

Communications & Networking Category
County Antrim
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
31 15 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 27.19% 10.20% 24.53%
Number of salaries quoted 9 12 24
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -45.83%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

GSM
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing GSM across the County Antrim region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

GSM Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

GSM
Salary Trend in County Antrim

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

GSM Salary Trend in County Antrim

GSM
Job Locations in County Antrim

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GSM within the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Belfast - 4 £35,000 -
GSM
Northern Ireland

GSM
Top 24 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the County Antrim region citing GSM also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited GSM.

1 4 (100.00%) UNIX
1 4 (100.00%) Solaris
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) CDMA
1 4 (100.00%) GPRS
1 4 (100.00%) POP3
1 4 (100.00%) SMTP
1 4 (100.00%) HTTP
1 4 (100.00%) VPN
1 4 (100.00%) MAPI
1 4 (100.00%) Internet
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) VLAN
1 4 (100.00%) IMAP
1 4 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 4 (100.00%) SGSN
2 2 (50.00%) Capacity Management
2 2 (50.00%) GGSN
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) Perl
2 2 (50.00%) C
2 2 (50.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) Telecoms

GSM
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the County Antrim region citing GSM also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited GSM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) CDMA
1 4 (100.00%) GPRS
1 4 (100.00%) POP3
1 4 (100.00%) SMTP
1 4 (100.00%) HTTP
1 4 (100.00%) VPN
1 4 (100.00%) Internet
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) VLAN
1 4 (100.00%) IMAP
1 4 (100.00%) SGSN
2 2 (50.00%) GGSN
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Support
1 2 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Support Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Escalation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) MAPI
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) UNIX
1 4 (100.00%) Solaris
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (50.00%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C
1 2 (50.00%) C++
1 2 (50.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree