The table below looks at the statistics for GSM skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GSM over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Global System for Mobile Communications (GSM)
England / South West
Rank - 248 242
Permanent jobs citing GSM 0 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - 0.069% 0.017%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.36% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Median salary - £43,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +22.85%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -8.04%

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

Communications & Networking Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
771 1123 979
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 15.48% 19.36% 16.47%
Number of salaries quoted 607 946 840
Median salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

GSM
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South 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 South West

GSM
Salary Trend in the South West

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

GSM Salary Trend in the South West

GSM
Top 29 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 South West region with a requirement for GSM.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) POP3
1 1 (100.00%) SMTP
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) IMAP
1 1 (100.00%) SCADA
1 1 (100.00%) Symfony
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (100.00%) Doctrine
1 1 (100.00%) Separation of Concerns
1 1 (100.00%) Case Management

GSM
Top Related IT Skills in the South 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) IMAP
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) POP3
1 1 (100.00%) SMTP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Doctrine
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (100.00%) Case Management
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Separation of Concerns
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) Python