The first table below looks at the demand for GSM skills in IT jobs advertised for the M4 Corridor region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GSM over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the M4 Corridor region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 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 the M4 Corridor - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +7.14%
Communications & Networking Category
M4 Corridor
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
18 39 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the M4 Corridor 45.00% 58.21% 47.83%
Number of salaries quoted 10 27 31
Average salary £26,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
GSM
South East

GSM
Jobs Demand Trend in the M4 Corridor

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing GSM across the M4 Corridor region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

GSM Jobs Demand Trend in the M4 Corridor

GSM
Salary Trend in the M4 Corridor

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing GSM across the M4 Corridor region.

GSM Salary Trend in the M4 Corridor

GSM
Top 12 Related IT Skills in the M4 Corridor

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the M4 Corridor 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 (66.67%) 3GPP
1 2 (66.67%) LTE
1 2 (66.67%) 4G
2 1 (33.33%) WebRTC
2 1 (33.33%) VoLTE
2 1 (33.33%) EMC
2 1 (33.33%) Firmware
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) Multimedia
2 1 (33.33%) Network Design
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Degree

GSM
Top Related IT Skills in the M4 Corridor by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the M4 Corridor 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 (66.67%) 3GPP
1 2 (66.67%) LTE
1 2 (66.67%) 4G
2 1 (33.33%) VoLTE
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
1 1 (33.33%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Firmware
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Network Design
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) EMC