The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Universal Mobile Telecommunications System (UMTS)
Rank 170 184 184
Rank change year-on-year
+14 0
Permanent jobs citing UMTS 40 33 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.72% 0.60% 0.92%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.46% 2.18% 3.41%
Number of salaries quoted 11 25 48
Average salary £40,000 £52,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% +50.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £30,400 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £52,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-18.26% +23.80%
Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1623 1514 1614
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 29.40% 27.62% 26.94%
Number of salaries quoted 956 1136 1248
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
UMTS
South East

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 23 July 2014.

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 23 July 2014. 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 +8 11 - - 7
Maidenhead - 9 - -
Newbury +5 8 £40,000 -5.32% 2
Slough +7 4 £38,750 -31.11%
UMTS
South East

UMTS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 68 (85.00%) GSM
2 45 (56.25%) Telecoms
3 32 (40.00%) Marketing
4 25 (31.25%) LTE
5 23 (28.75%) UNIX
6 22 (27.50%) SS7
6 22 (27.50%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
7 21 (26.25%) Product Marketing
7 21 (26.25%) TIBCO
7 21 (26.25%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 21 (26.25%) NDS
7 21 (26.25%) Service Delivery
7 21 (26.25%) GPRS
8 20 (25.00%) HNC
8 20 (25.00%) HND
9 19 (23.75%) Change Management
9 19 (23.75%) 3G
9 19 (23.75%) Agile Software Development
10 18 (22.50%) C#
10 18 (22.50%) .NET
11 17 (21.25%) Oracle
11 17 (21.25%) SQL
11 17 (21.25%) WCDMA
11 17 (21.25%) Wireless
11 17 (21.25%) WPF
11 17 (21.25%) LINQ
12 16 (20.00%) GGSN
12 16 (20.00%) SGSN
12 16 (20.00%) 3GPP
13 15 (18.75%) Windows

UMTS
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 6 (7.50%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 68 (85.00%) GSM
2 25 (31.25%) LTE
3 22 (27.50%) SS7
4 21 (26.25%) GPRS
5 19 (23.75%) 3G
6 17 (21.25%) Wireless
6 17 (21.25%) WCDMA
7 16 (20.00%) 3GPP
7 16 (20.00%) GGSN
7 16 (20.00%) SGSN
8 12 (15.00%) Broadband
9 10 (12.50%) Internet
9 10 (12.50%) Radio Access Network
10 8 (10.00%) 2G
11 7 (8.75%) SMS
12 5 (6.25%) 4G
13 3 (3.75%) MGW
14 2 (2.50%) IPv6
15 1 (1.25%) Megaco
15 1 (1.25%) ISUP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.75%) SQL Server
1 3 (3.75%) Oracle Database
General
1 45 (56.25%) Telecoms
2 32 (40.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (18.75%) Support Engineer
2 13 (16.25%) Network Engineer
3 10 (12.50%) Developer
3 10 (12.50%) Core Network Engineer
4 9 (11.25%) C# Developer
5 7 (8.75%) .NET Developer
6 6 (7.50%) Software Engineer
6 6 (7.50%) ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (7.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (7.50%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (5.00%) Product Manager
7 4 (5.00%) Senior C# Developer
7 4 (5.00%) Applications Manager
7 4 (5.00%) Senior Developer
8 3 (3.75%) Technical Support
8 3 (3.75%) Senior Software Developer
8 3 (3.75%) Technical Engineer
8 3 (3.75%) Network Support
8 3 (3.75%) Consultant
8 3 (3.75%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (22.50%) .NET
2 17 (21.25%) WPF
2 17 (21.25%) LINQ
3 7 (8.75%) jQuery
3 7 (8.75%) ASP.NET MVC
3 7 (8.75%) ASP.NET
4 6 (7.50%) CSS
4 6 (7.50%) HTML5
4 6 (7.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 6 (7.50%) HTML
5 3 (3.75%) Ajax
6 1 (1.25%) WML
6 1 (1.25%) XML
6 1 (1.25%) WAP
6 1 (1.25%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.25%) Smartphone
2 8 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (8.75%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.50%) Smart Meter
5 1 (1.25%) Machine to Machine
5 1 (1.25%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 23 (28.75%) UNIX
2 15 (18.75%) Windows
3 3 (3.75%) Linux
4 1 (1.25%) Windows 2000
4 1 (1.25%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (26.25%) Service Delivery
1 21 (26.25%) Product Marketing
2 19 (23.75%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (23.75%) Change Management
3 14 (17.50%) Network Planning
4 7 (8.75%) Software Engineering
4 7 (8.75%) Web Development
5 6 (7.50%) MVC
6 5 (6.25%) BDD
7 4 (5.00%) Product Management
8 2 (2.50%) Scrum
9 1 (1.25%) Integration Testing
9 1 (1.25%) Test Strategy
9 1 (1.25%) Root Cause Analysis
9 1 (1.25%) Performance Analysis
9 1 (1.25%) Network Design
9 1 (1.25%) Time Management
9 1 (1.25%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 18 (22.50%) C#
2 17 (21.25%) SQL
3 7 (8.75%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.25%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.25%) C
Qualifications
1 20 (25.00%) HNC
1 20 (25.00%) HND
2 15 (18.75%) Degree
3 2 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (2.50%) Postgraduate
4 1 (1.25%) CCNP
4 1 (1.25%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.25%) QA
System Software
1 21 (26.25%) NDS
Vendors
1 22 (27.50%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 21 (26.25%) Alcatel-Lucent
2 21 (26.25%) TIBCO
3 17 (21.25%) Oracle
4 7 (8.75%) Microsoft
5 6 (7.50%) Huawei
6 2 (2.50%) Ericsson
7 1 (1.25%) HP
7 1 (1.25%) Sybase
7 1 (1.25%) Cisco
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