The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Global System for Mobile Communications (GSM)
Rank - 12 -
Permanent jobs citing GSM 0 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the M4 Corridor - 5.13% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 18.18% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
GSM
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the M4 Corridor region.

Communications & Networking Category
M4 Corridor
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
2 11 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the M4 Corridor 22.22% 28.21% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 25
Average salary £29,000 £37,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.66% -10.71%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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