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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Global System for Mobile Communications (GSM)
Rank - 131 156
Permanent jobs citing GSM 0 12 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire - 0.53% 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 2.19% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £46,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-8.10% +2.77%
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
511 549 653
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 24.31% 24.21% 24.10%
Number of salaries quoted 375 396 510
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £66,860 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 8 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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%) Broadband
1 2 (100.00%) GPRS
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) UMTS
1 2 (100.00%) WLAN
1 2 (100.00%) LTE
1 2 (100.00%) 4G
1 2 (100.00%) Radio Access Network

GSM
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Broadband
1 2 (100.00%) GPRS
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) UMTS
1 2 (100.00%) WLAN
1 2 (100.00%) LTE
1 2 (100.00%) 4G
1 2 (100.00%) Radio Access Network
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Support Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) RAN Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior RAN Engineer