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

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Global System for Mobile Communications (GSM)
Rank - - 76
Permanent jobs citing GSM 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire - - 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £31,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -
GSM
West Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
67 112 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 10.89% 17.28% 15.00%
Number of salaries quoted 61 99 84
Median salary £35,000 £35,500 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.40% +14.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,400 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,500 £62,100
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

GSM
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

GSM Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

GSM
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

GSM Salary Trend in Staffordshire