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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Global System for Mobile Communications (GSM)
Rank - 55 61
Permanent jobs citing GSM 0 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford - 0.81% 0.44%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 3.19% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 2
Average salary - £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-13.00% +11.11%
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
173 94 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 28.41% 25.34% 26.61%
Number of salaries quoted 121 54 80
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
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