The table below looks at the statistics for GSM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GSM over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Global System for Mobile Communications (GSM)
Rank - - 67
Permanent jobs citing GSM 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry - - 0.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £29,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%
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 Coventry region.

Communications & Networking Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
150 129 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 18.77% 23.45% 19.58%
Number of salaries quoted 143 120 113
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

GSM
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

GSM Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

GSM
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

GSM Salary Trend in Coventry

GSM
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 3 (100.00%) MS Office
1 3 (100.00%) HNC
1 3 (100.00%) HND
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (100.00%) UMTS
1 3 (100.00%) SLA
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) eTOM
1 3 (100.00%) Business Development
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) WFM
1 3 (100.00%) Resource Management
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Management
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (100.00%) People Management

GSM
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Coventry 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.

Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Office
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) UMTS
General
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Head of Operations
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) eTOM
1 3 (100.00%) Business Development
1 3 (100.00%) WFM
1 3 (100.00%) Resource Management
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Management
1 3 (100.00%) People Management
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) HNC
1 3 (100.00%) HND
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft