The table below looks at the statistics for GSM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cumbria region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GSM over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Global System for Mobile Communications (GSM)
Rank - - 17
Permanent jobs citing GSM 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cumbria - - 3.85%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 22.22%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
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 Cumbria region.

Communications & Networking Category
Cumbria
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
22 7 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cumbria 24.18% 14.58% 17.31%
Number of salaries quoted 19 6 8
Average salary £31,828 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.06% +8.33%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -