The first table below looks at the demand for GSM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wakefield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GSM over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Wakefield region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Global System for Mobile Communications (GSM)
Rank - 33 20
Permanent jobs citing GSM 0 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield - 2.72% 1.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 6.35% 2.94%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 1
Average salary - £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +7.14%
Communications & Networking Category
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
27 63 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 24.55% 42.86% 41.46%
Number of salaries quoted 24 57 31
Average salary £25,000 £32,250 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.48% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £20,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
GSM
West Yorkshire

GSM
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

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

GSM Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

GSM
Salary Trend in Wakefield

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

GSM Salary Trend in Wakefield