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

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Global System for Mobile Communications (GSM)
Rank - 56 57
Permanent jobs citing GSM 0 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford - 0.27% 0.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 1.19% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Average salary - £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,750
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +16.95%
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
176 84 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 27.89% 22.28% 27.48%
Number of salaries quoted 124 58 74
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £30,000
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