The first table below looks at the demand for GSM skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GSM over the 3 months to 29 July 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 East Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Global System for Mobile Communications (GSM)
Rank 169 162 174
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +12
Permanent jobs citing GSM 2 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.053% 0.28% 0.029%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.35% 1.52% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 1
Average salary - £35,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +23.45%
Communications & Networking Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
572 593 531
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 15.29% 18.57% 15.60%
Number of salaries quoted 456 523 464
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
GSM
England

GSM
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

GSM Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

GSM
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

GSM Salary Trend in the East Midlands

GSM
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GSM within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
Leicestershire - 2 - -
GSM
England

GSM
Top 13 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
1 2 (33.33%) Aerospace
1 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 2 (33.33%) LTE
1 2 (33.33%) C
1 2 (33.33%) C#
1 2 (33.33%) C++
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
1 2 (33.33%) UML
1 2 (33.33%) OO
1 2 (33.33%) Python
1 2 (33.33%) UMTS

GSM
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 2 (33.33%) UMTS
1 2 (33.33%) LTE
General
1 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
1 2 (33.33%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Sales Consultant
1 4 (66.67%) Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Systems Support
2 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Systems Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) UML
1 2 (33.33%) OO
1 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C
1 2 (33.33%) C#
1 2 (33.33%) C++
1 2 (33.33%) Python