The table below looks at the statistics for GSM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GSM over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Global System for Mobile Communications (GSM)
Rank - - 91
Permanent jobs citing GSM 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh - - 0.085%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
GSM
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Communications & Networking Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
151 159 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 11.01% 11.67% 15.90%
Number of salaries quoted 84 103 104
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £58,000 £53,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

GSM
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

GSM Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

GSM
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

GSM Salary Trend in Edinburgh