The table below looks at the statistics for GSM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Preston region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GSM over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Global System for Mobile Communications (GSM)
Rank - 33 -
Permanent jobs citing GSM 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston - 0.68% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 33.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £46,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-8.10% +2.77%
GSM
Lancashire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Preston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
6 3 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 7.89% 2.04% 13.19%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 12
Average salary £32,000 £17,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+82.85% -36.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £17,500 £17,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £17,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

GSM
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

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

GSM Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

GSM
Salary Trend in Preston

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

GSM Salary Trend in Preston