The table below looks at the statistics for GSM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GSM over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Global System for Mobile Communications (GSM)
Rank - 150 -
Permanent jobs citing GSM 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.033% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.31% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%
GSM
UK

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

Communications & Networking Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
470 325 491
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 12.71% 10.70% 15.66%
Number of salaries quoted 300 218 281
Average salary £38,250 £40,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.37% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

GSM
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

GSM Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

GSM
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

GSM Salary Trend in Scotland