The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for GSM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited GSM over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Global System for Mobile Communications (GSM)
North West / Manchester
Rank 204 179 183
Rank change year-on-year -25 +4  
Permanent jobs citing GSM 1 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.026% 0.030% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.17% 0.20% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Median salary £22,500 £57,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -60.86% -  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - -5.88%  

GSM is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 574 494 599
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 14.76% 14.81% 16.11%
Number of salaries quoted 445 421 462
Median salary £40,000 £41,375 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.32% +14.93%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

GSM
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester citing GSM as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for GSM in Manchester

GSM
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for GSM in Manchester

GSM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT jobs citing GSM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for GSM.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (66.67%) SCOM
3 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 4 (66.67%) HP
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (66.67%) HP SIM
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (66.67%) SCOrch
3 4 (66.67%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 4 (66.67%) IIS
3 4 (66.67%) SNMP
3 4 (66.67%) DNS
3 4 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (33.33%) GPRS
4 2 (33.33%) Android
4 2 (33.33%) Apple iOS
5 1 (16.67%) 4G
5 1 (16.67%) Node.js
5 1 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (16.67%) Web Application Development
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (16.67%) HTML5
5 1 (16.67%) Apple
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Embedded Compact

GSM
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (66.67%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) DNS
1 4 (66.67%) SNMP
2 2 (33.33%) GPRS
3 1 (16.67%) 4G
3 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (16.67%) GIS
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Monitoring Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 1 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
1 1 (16.67%) Ajax
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (16.67%) CSS
1 1 (16.67%) Google Maps API
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) HTML5
1 1 (16.67%) Java ME
1 1 (16.67%) jQuery
1 1 (16.67%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (33.33%) Android
3 2 (33.33%) Apple iOS
4 1 (16.67%) Linux
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Embedded Compact
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Phone
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (16.67%) Cross-Browser Development
2 1 (16.67%) Multithreading
2 1 (16.67%) MVC
2 1 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
2 1 (16.67%) System Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Validation
2 1 (16.67%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) C
2 1 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) C++
2 1 (16.67%) Embedded C
2 1 (16.67%) Embedded C++
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) Objective-C
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 4 (66.67%) HP SIM
1 4 (66.67%) SCOM
1 4 (66.67%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) HP
3 1 (16.67%) Apple
3 1 (16.67%) Google
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