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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Global System for Mobile Communications (GSM)
Rank - - 25
Permanent jobs citing GSM 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield - - 0.93%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 3.57%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £34,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
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
46 19 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 18.85% 16.81% 25.93%
Number of salaries quoted 28 19 23
Average salary £27,500 £25,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -7.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,500 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,800 £64,000
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