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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Global System for Mobile Communications (GSM)
Rank - - 26
Permanent jobs citing GSM 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield - - 2.88%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 10.26%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-8.42% +11.76%
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
58 21 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 27.23% 24.14% 28.06%
Number of salaries quoted 53 19 37
Average salary £31,000 £22,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.77% -35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £20,500 £21,200
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £42,500 £46,000
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