The table below looks at the statistics for GSM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GSM over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Global System for Mobile Communications (GSM)
Rank - 59 58
Permanent jobs citing GSM 0 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon - 1.25% 0.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 9.38% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 1
Average salary - £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
GSM
Wiltshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
107 64 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 18.14% 13.31% 12.10%
Number of salaries quoted 77 52 59
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

GSM
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

GSM Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

GSM
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

GSM Salary Trend in Swindon