The table below looks at the statistics for GSM skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GSM over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Global System for Mobile Communications (GSM)
Rank 243 247 266
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +19
Permanent jobs citing GSM 11 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.17% 0.13% 0.041%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.08% 0.92% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 3
Median salary £48,750 £43,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.06% +33.84%
UK excluding London median salary £48,750 £40,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+19.63% -9.44%
GSM
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 North West region.

Communications & Networking Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1014 978 1038
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 16.04% 14.66% 14.04%
Number of salaries quoted 826 762 868
Median salary £40,000 £39,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £21,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £74,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

GSM
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing GSM as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

GSM Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

GSM
Salary Trend in the North West

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

GSM Salary Trend in the North West

GSM
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GSM within the North West region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +8 11 £48,750 +12.06% 2
GSM
England

GSM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, IT jobs citing GSM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for GSM.

1 16 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 15 (93.75%) SQL
3 14 (87.50%) Windows
4 13 (81.25%) SNMP
4 13 (81.25%) IIS
4 13 (81.25%) DNS
4 13 (81.25%) Business Intelligence
4 13 (81.25%) Active Directory
4 13 (81.25%) HP
4 13 (81.25%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (81.25%) SCOM
4 13 (81.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (81.25%) HP SIM
4 13 (81.25%) SCOrch
4 13 (81.25%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 13 (81.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (81.25%) Windows Server
5 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
6 2 (12.50%) MS Office
6 2 (12.50%) VPN
6 2 (12.50%) Cisco
6 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
6 2 (12.50%) Clustering
6 2 (12.50%) VoIP
6 2 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (6.25%) Ajax
7 1 (6.25%) Google
7 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
7 1 (6.25%) Java ME

GSM
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (81.25%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Office
2 1 (6.25%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 13 (81.25%) DNS
1 13 (81.25%) SNMP
2 2 (12.50%) VoIP
2 2 (12.50%) VPN
3 1 (6.25%) GPRS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (6.25%) GIS
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (81.25%) Monitoring Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Support Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Technical Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Technical Support
2 2 (12.50%) Technical Support Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) .NET Developer
3 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 1 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (6.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (6.25%) C# Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) .NET
1 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
1 1 (6.25%) Ajax
1 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
1 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (6.25%) CSS
1 1 (6.25%) Google Maps API
1 1 (6.25%) HTML
1 1 (6.25%) HTML5
1 1 (6.25%) Java ME
1 1 (6.25%) jQuery
1 1 (6.25%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Clustering
2 1 (6.25%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 14 (87.50%) Windows
2 13 (81.25%) Windows Server
2 13 (81.25%) Windows Server 2003
2 13 (81.25%) Windows Server 2008
2 13 (81.25%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (6.25%) Android
3 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
3 1 (6.25%) Linux
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Phone
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (6.25%) Cross-Browser Development
3 1 (6.25%) Multithreading
3 1 (6.25%) MVC
3 1 (6.25%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (6.25%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (93.75%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) C
2 1 (6.25%) C#
2 1 (6.25%) C++
2 1 (6.25%) Embedded C
2 1 (6.25%) Embedded C++
2 1 (6.25%) Java
2 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
2 1 (6.25%) Objective-C
System Software
1 13 (81.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 13 (81.25%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 13 (81.25%) HP SIM
1 13 (81.25%) SCOM
1 13 (81.25%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (81.25%) HP
3 2 (12.50%) Cisco
4 1 (6.25%) Google
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