The table below looks at the statistics for UMTS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UMTS over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Universal Mobile Telecommunications System (UMTS)
Rank 188 194 183
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -11
Permanent jobs citing UMTS 34 22 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.64% 0.41% 0.78%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.31% 1.52% 2.52%
Number of salaries quoted 6 10 35
Average salary £43,000 £37,750 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.90% -20.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £50,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
UMTS
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
1473 1447 1587
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 27.87% 27.29% 30.82%
Number of salaries quoted 962 1025 1206
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

UMTS
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

UMTS Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

UMTS
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

UMTS Salary Trend in Berkshire

UMTS
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UMTS across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015.

UMTS Salary Histogram in Berkshire

UMTS
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing UMTS within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015. 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
Reading +16 28 £42,500 -
Newbury -7 3 £55,000 +46.66% 4
UMTS
South East

UMTS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing UMTS 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 UMTS.

1 109 (81.34%) GSM
2 91 (67.91%) Telecoms
3 83 (61.94%) Wireless
4 63 (47.01%) Marketing
5 60 (44.78%) Degree
6 57 (42.54%) Service Delivery
7 51 (38.06%) 3G
8 49 (36.57%) WiMAX
9 46 (34.33%) UNIX
10 43 (32.09%) LTE
11 38 (28.36%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
12 35 (26.12%) 2G
13 34 (25.37%) Ericsson
13 34 (25.37%) SS7
14 33 (24.63%) RNC
15 31 (23.13%) Change Management
15 31 (23.13%) QA
15 31 (23.13%) Product Marketing
15 31 (23.13%) Nokia
15 31 (23.13%) Nortel
15 31 (23.13%) TIBCO
15 31 (23.13%) NDS
16 28 (20.90%) ATM
16 28 (20.90%) Analytical Skills
17 26 (19.40%) HNC
17 26 (19.40%) HND
18 24 (17.91%) CDMA
18 24 (17.91%) GPRS
19 23 (17.16%) Radio Access Network
20 19 (14.18%) Network Planning

UMTS
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing UMTS 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 UMTS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 5 (3.73%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.24%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 109 (81.34%) GSM
2 83 (61.94%) Wireless
3 51 (38.06%) 3G
4 49 (36.57%) WiMAX
5 43 (32.09%) LTE
6 35 (26.12%) 2G
7 34 (25.37%) SS7
8 33 (24.63%) RNC
9 28 (20.90%) ATM
10 24 (17.91%) CDMA
10 24 (17.91%) GPRS
11 23 (17.16%) Radio Access Network
12 19 (14.18%) HSPA
13 18 (13.43%) SDH
13 18 (13.43%) CDMA2000
14 16 (11.94%) DSLAM
14 16 (11.94%) Broadband
14 16 (11.94%) NGN
15 15 (11.19%) 3GPP
16 14 (10.45%) WCDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.24%) Oracle Database
General
1 91 (67.91%) Telecoms
2 63 (47.01%) Marketing
3 3 (2.24%) Billing
4 1 (0.75%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 22 (16.42%) Network Engineer
1 22 (16.42%) Wireless Engineer
2 19 (14.18%) Support Engineer
3 18 (13.43%) RAN Engineer
4 17 (12.69%) Radio Engineer
5 16 (11.94%) Network Optimisation Engineer
5 16 (11.94%) Radio Network Engineer
5 16 (11.94%) Account Manager
6 15 (11.19%) Technical Engineer
7 7 (5.22%) Technical Trainer
7 7 (5.22%) Trainer
8 6 (4.48%) Technical Support Engineer
8 6 (4.48%) Test Engineer
8 6 (4.48%) Technical Support
8 6 (4.48%) 3G Engineer
9 5 (3.73%) Junior Account Manager
9 5 (3.73%) Core Network Engineer
9 5 (3.73%) IP Engineer
9 5 (3.73%) Junior
10 4 (2.99%) Enterprise Account Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.24%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 28 (20.90%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (11.94%) Computer Science
3 1 (0.75%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 46 (34.33%) UNIX
2 8 (5.97%) Linux
3 7 (5.22%) Windows 2000
3 7 (5.22%) Windows NT
3 7 (5.22%) Windows
4 3 (2.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (42.54%) Service Delivery
2 31 (23.13%) Change Management
2 31 (23.13%) Product Marketing
3 19 (14.18%) Network Planning
4 16 (11.94%) Project Management
4 16 (11.94%) Service Management
4 16 (11.94%) Product Management
4 16 (11.94%) Performance Monitoring
5 5 (3.73%) Test Strategy
5 5 (3.73%) OpenUP
5 5 (3.73%) Requirements Management
6 2 (1.49%) Test Scripting
6 2 (1.49%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (0.75%) Network Design
7 1 (0.75%) Quality Management
7 1 (0.75%) Software Testing
7 1 (0.75%) Waterfall
7 1 (0.75%) Security Testing
7 1 (0.75%) Performance Management
7 1 (0.75%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 7 (5.22%) C
Qualifications
1 60 (44.78%) Degree
2 26 (19.40%) HNC
2 26 (19.40%) HND
3 5 (3.73%) Postgraduate
3 5 (3.73%) CCNA
3 5 (3.73%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.75%) VCP4
4 1 (0.75%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (23.13%) QA
2 17 (12.69%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (23.13%) NDS
2 1 (0.75%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (1.49%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 38 (28.36%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 34 (25.37%) Ericsson
3 31 (23.13%) Nokia
3 31 (23.13%) Nortel
3 31 (23.13%) TIBCO
4 18 (13.43%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 13 (9.70%) Huawei
6 12 (8.96%) Microsoft
7 8 (5.97%) Cisco
8 7 (5.22%) Sybase
9 5 (3.73%) HP
10 3 (2.24%) Oracle
10 3 (2.24%) Red Hat
10 3 (2.24%) VMware
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