The first table below looks at the demand for GSM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GSM over the 3 months to 24 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 Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Global System for Mobile Communications (GSM)
Rank 186 - 172
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing GSM 4 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.10% - 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.70% - 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 5
Average salary £20,000 - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +11.11%
Communications & Networking Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
572 674 616
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 14.32% 16.39% 16.49%
Number of salaries quoted 448 541 559
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
GSM
North West

GSM
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

GSM Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

GSM
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

GSM Salary Trend in Manchester