The table below looks at the statistics for GSM skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GSM over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Global System for Mobile Communications (GSM)
Rank - 212 195
Permanent jobs citing GSM 0 1 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.019% 0.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.11% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 7
Average salary - £27,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -19.11%
UK excluding London average salary £40,750 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-9.44% -10.00%
GSM
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
870 899 909
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.45% 16.75% 16.69%
Number of salaries quoted 779 729 778
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £24,937
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

GSM
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

GSM Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

GSM
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

GSM Salary Trend in the West Midlands
Solihull
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Car Allowance, Bonus, Pension
Posted: 12 days ago