The table below looks at the statistics 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 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Global System for Mobile Communications (GSM)
Rank 79 74 75
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +1
Permanent jobs citing GSM 1 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 0.14% 0.30% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.88% 2.06% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 1
Average salary £28,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-44.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%
GSM
South 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 Dorset region.

Communications & Networking Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
113 97 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 15.67% 14.74% 26.00%
Number of salaries quoted 96 67 96
Average salary £30,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,250 £27,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GSM within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 2 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
Bournemouth - 1 £28,000 -
GSM
South West

GSM
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 1 (100.00%) ADSL
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) 3G
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Workstation
1 1 (100.00%) IP Telephony
1 1 (100.00%) VLAN
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V

GSM
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 1 (100.00%) ADSL
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) 3G
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) IP Telephony
1 1 (100.00%) VLAN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Implementation Engineer
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Workstation
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) VMware