The first table below looks at the demand for GSM skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GSM over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the West Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Global System for Mobile Communications (GSM)
Rank 212 - 176
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing GSM 1 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.021% - 0.056%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.10% - 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Average salary £61,000 - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +23.45%
Communications & Networking Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
960 641 612
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 19.72% 17.99% 17.24%
Number of salaries quoted 728 481 482
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
GSM
Yorkshire

GSM
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

GSM Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

GSM
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

GSM Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

GSM
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GSM within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds - 1 £61,000 -
GSM
Yorkshire

GSM
Top 18 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing GSM also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited GSM.

1 1 (10.00%) Electronics
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (10.00%) Validation
1 1 (10.00%) Multimedia
1 1 (10.00%) Network Design
1 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
1 1 (10.00%) Use Case
1 1 (10.00%) LTE
1 1 (10.00%) Network Management
1 1 (10.00%) 4G
1 1 (10.00%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (10.00%) VoLTE
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) GPRS
1 1 (10.00%) 3GPP
1 1 (10.00%) Firmware
1 1 (10.00%) RTP

GSM
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing GSM also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited GSM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) LTE
1 1 (10.00%) 4G
1 1 (10.00%) VoLTE
1 1 (10.00%) GPRS
1 1 (10.00%) 3GPP
1 1 (10.00%) RTP
General
1 1 (10.00%) Electronics
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (10.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Consultant
1 8 (80.00%) Sales Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Voice Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (10.00%) Validation
1 1 (10.00%) Network Design
1 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (10.00%) Use Case
1 1 (10.00%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree