The table below looks at the statistics for GSM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GSM over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Global System for Mobile Communications (GSM)
Rank - 65 63
Permanent jobs citing GSM 0 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford - 0.45% 0.68%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 1.68% 2.13%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 3
Average salary - £45,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-8.42% +11.76%
GSM
Hertfordshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
133 119 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 25.78% 27.05% 31.97%
Number of salaries quoted 95 80 95
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £29,000 £27,850
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

GSM
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

GSM Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

GSM
Salary Trend in Watford

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

GSM Salary Trend in Watford