The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Global System for Mobile Communications (GSM)
Rank - - 30
Permanent jobs citing GSM 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield - - 0.85%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 4.17%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £34,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-13.00% +11.11%
GSM
West Yorkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
42 21 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 17.28% 18.42% 20.51%
Number of salaries quoted 27 21 20
Average salary £27,500 £22,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -33.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,500 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £42,500 £58,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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