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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 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 - - 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £40,000
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
141 118 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 15.81% 15.69% 17.08%
Number of salaries quoted 116 81 63
Average salary £30,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,050 £27,500 £26,700
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
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