The table below looks at the statistics for GSM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GSM over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

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

Communications & Networking Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
88 57 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 18.88% 15.36% 19.03%
Number of salaries quoted 79 57 70
Average salary £47,500 £38,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,800 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

GSM
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

GSM Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

GSM
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

GSM Salary Trend in Leicester

GSM
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester 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%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) UML
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) UMTS
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (100.00%) Aerospace
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) LTE

GSM
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester 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%) UMTS
1 2 (100.00%) LTE
General
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (100.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Support
1 2 (100.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) UML
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Python