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 30 March 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
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 253 246
Permanent jobs citing GSM 0 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West - 0.085% 0.017%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.42% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 1
Median salary - £42,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +22.14%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -3.61% -2.35%  

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 788 1181 998
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 15.50% 20.06% 16.65%
Number of salaries quoted 593 992 856
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

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

For the 6 months to 30 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 South West region with a requirement for GSM.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) POP3
1 1 (100.00%) SMTP
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) IMAP
1 1 (100.00%) SCADA
1 1 (100.00%) Symfony
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (100.00%) Doctrine
1 1 (100.00%) Separation of Concerns
1 1 (100.00%) Case Management

GSM
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) IMAP
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) POP3
1 1 (100.00%) SMTP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Doctrine
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (100.00%) Case Management
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Separation of Concerns
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) Python
Bristol, Avon
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £58000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago