The first table below looks at the demand for GSM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GSM over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Dorset region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Global System for Mobile Communications (GSM)
Rank - - 56
Permanent jobs citing GSM 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset - - 0.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +7.14%
Communications & Networking Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
97 93 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 16.47% 17.75% 17.38%
Number of salaries quoted 85 84 60
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,900 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £41,850 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
GSM
South West

GSM
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

GSM Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

GSM
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

GSM Salary Trend in Dorset

GSM
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 6 (100.00%) PBX
1 6 (100.00%) UMTS
1 6 (100.00%) VoIP
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) RTP
1 6 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 6 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 6 (100.00%) RANAP
1 6 (100.00%) LTE
1 6 (100.00%) Asterisk PBX
2 3 (50.00%) C++
2 3 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) STL
2 3 (50.00%) UNIX

GSM
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 6 (100.00%) PBX
1 6 (100.00%) UMTS
1 6 (100.00%) VoIP
1 6 (100.00%) RTP
1 6 (100.00%) RANAP
1 6 (100.00%) LTE
1 6 (100.00%) Asterisk PBX
General
1 6 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) C++ Software Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) STL
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C++
1 3 (50.00%) Java
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco