The table below looks at the statistics for GSM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GSM over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Global System for Mobile Communications (GSM)
Rank 257 - 233
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing GSM 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.013% - 0.017%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.067% - 0.084%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £61,000 - £34,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%
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 Yorkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1490 912 1191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 20.11% 17.10% 20.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1099 691 917
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

GSM
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

GSM Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

GSM
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

GSM Salary Trend in Yorkshire

GSM
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GSM within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 September 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
West Yorkshire - 1 £61,000 -
GSM
England

GSM
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the 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%) Telecoms
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%) VoLTE
1 1 (10.00%) User Experience
1 1 (10.00%) 3GPP
1 1 (10.00%) RTP

GSM
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the 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%) 3GPP
1 1 (10.00%) RTP
1 1 (10.00%) LTE
1 1 (10.00%) 4G
1 1 (10.00%) VoLTE
General
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (10.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Consultant
1 9 (90.00%) Sales Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Voice Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
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