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

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Global System for Mobile Communications (GSM)
Rank 141 147 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Permanent jobs citing GSM 2 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.088% 0.12% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.34% 0.44% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £30,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -15.00%
GSM
East of England

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

Communications & Networking Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
585 680 648
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 25.60% 26.39% 26.57%
Number of salaries quoted 387 470 469
Average salary £41,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.77% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,350 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £60,800
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

GSM
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

GSM Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

GSM
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

GSM Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

GSM
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 (100.00%) MS Office
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Nortel
1 2 (100.00%) Ericsson
1 2 (100.00%) Nokia
1 2 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (100.00%) Huawei
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
1 2 (100.00%) Radio Access Network

GSM
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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.

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (100.00%) Radio Access Network
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) RAN Engineer
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Nortel
1 2 (100.00%) Ericsson
1 2 (100.00%) Nokia
1 2 (100.00%) Huawei
1 2 (100.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks