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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Global System for Mobile Communications (GSM)
Rank - 30 -
Permanent jobs citing GSM 0 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston - 2.92% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 44.44% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Average salary - £20,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
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
9 9 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 9.57% 6.57% 9.62%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 10
Average salary £32,000 £20,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+60.00% -27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £17,500 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £37,123
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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