The table below looks at the statistics for GSM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Farnborough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GSM over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Global System for Mobile Communications (GSM)
Rank - - 29
Permanent jobs citing GSM 0 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough - - 3.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 10.81%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 8
Average salary - - £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%
GSM
Hampshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Farnborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
59 38 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 22.87% 21.71% 31.62%
Number of salaries quoted 51 37 71
Average salary £50,000 £30,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -26.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £53,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

GSM
Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

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

GSM Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

GSM
Salary Trend in Farnborough

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

GSM Salary Trend in Farnborough