The table below looks at the statistics for HSPA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HSPA over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
High Speed Packet Access (HSPA)
Rank 215 218 227
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +9
Permanent jobs citing HSPA 8 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.14% 0.071% 0.018%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.45% 0.25% 0.069%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £60,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £50,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-44.00% -13.04%
HSPA
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1776 1602 1444
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 30.04% 28.44% 25.86%
Number of salaries quoted 971 1134 1137
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

HSPA
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

HSPA Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

HSPA
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

HSPA Salary Trend in Berkshire

HSPA
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing HSPA 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 HSPA.

1 8 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 6 (75.00%) WiMAX
2 6 (75.00%) Broadband
2 6 (75.00%) LTE
3 4 (50.00%) Market Research
3 4 (50.00%) Degree
3 4 (50.00%) Smartphone
3 4 (50.00%) Mobile Payment
3 4 (50.00%) User Experience
3 4 (50.00%) Network Planning
3 4 (50.00%) Data Analysis
4 2 (25.00%) Competitor Analysis
4 2 (25.00%) Wireless
4 2 (25.00%) Finance
4 2 (25.00%) GSM
4 2 (25.00%) UMTS
4 2 (25.00%) 3G
4 2 (25.00%) CDMA2000
4 2 (25.00%) Benchmarking
4 2 (25.00%) Project Management
4 2 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (25.00%) Financial Modelling
4 2 (25.00%) Product Management

HSPA
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing HSPA 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 HSPA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) WiMAX
1 6 (75.00%) Broadband
1 6 (75.00%) LTE
2 2 (25.00%) Wireless
2 2 (25.00%) GSM
2 2 (25.00%) UMTS
2 2 (25.00%) 3G
2 2 (25.00%) CDMA2000
General
1 8 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Network Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Radio Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Radio Network Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Network Optimisation Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Smartphone
1 4 (50.00%) Mobile Payment
1 4 (50.00%) User Experience
2 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Market Research
1 4 (50.00%) Network Planning
1 4 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 2 (25.00%) Competitor Analysis
2 2 (25.00%) Benchmarking
2 2 (25.00%) Project Management
2 2 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (25.00%) Financial Modelling
2 2 (25.00%) Product Management
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Degree