The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Global System for Mobile Communications (GSM)
England / South West
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 236 247
Permanent jobs citing GSM 0 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West - 0.13% 0.084%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.67% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 0
Median salary - £55,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £48,250 £47,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.65% +17.50%  

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 the South West with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 774 1043 1229
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 14.61% 19.90% 20.52%
Number of salaries quoted 643 865 1036
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

GSM
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West 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 the South West

GSM
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for GSM in the South West
Bristol, Avon
Qualitest
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 14 days ago