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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Universal Mobile Telecommunications System (UMTS)
Rank 184 185 181
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -4
Permanent jobs citing UMTS 43 37 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.72% 0.67% 0.61%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.41% 2.45% 2.34%
Number of salaries quoted 13 26 23
Average salary £40,000 £52,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% +48.57%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £52,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-13.46% +30.00%
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
1782 1513 1452
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 29.94% 27.54% 26.09%
Number of salaries quoted 994 1093 1117
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £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 29 August 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 29 August 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 +9 18 £52,500 - 3
Newbury -12 9 £40,000 -23.07% 2
Slough +9 3 £39,000 -44.28%
UMTS
South East

UMTS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 72 (84.71%) GSM
2 47 (55.29%) Telecoms
3 33 (38.82%) Marketing
4 32 (37.65%) LTE
5 29 (34.12%) UNIX
6 25 (29.41%) SS7
6 25 (29.41%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
7 24 (28.24%) Product Marketing
7 24 (28.24%) TIBCO
7 24 (28.24%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 24 (28.24%) Service Delivery
7 24 (28.24%) NDS
8 23 (27.06%) HNC
8 23 (27.06%) HND
9 22 (25.88%) Change Management
10 20 (23.53%) 3G
11 19 (22.35%) GPRS
12 18 (21.18%) Degree
12 18 (21.18%) Wireless
13 17 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
14 16 (18.82%) WCDMA
14 16 (18.82%) Windows
15 15 (17.65%) C#
15 15 (17.65%) SQL
15 15 (17.65%) .NET
15 15 (17.65%) Oracle
15 15 (17.65%) WPF
15 15 (17.65%) LINQ
15 15 (17.65%) Radio Access Network
16 14 (16.47%) 3GPP

UMTS
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 3 (3.53%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.35%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 72 (84.71%) GSM
2 32 (37.65%) LTE
3 25 (29.41%) SS7
4 20 (23.53%) 3G
5 19 (22.35%) GPRS
6 18 (21.18%) Wireless
7 16 (18.82%) WCDMA
8 15 (17.65%) Radio Access Network
9 14 (16.47%) 3GPP
10 12 (14.12%) Broadband
10 12 (14.12%) GGSN
10 12 (14.12%) SGSN
11 11 (12.94%) Internet
12 9 (10.59%) 2G
12 9 (10.59%) SMS
13 7 (8.24%) 4G
14 5 (5.88%) MGW
14 5 (5.88%) ISDN
14 5 (5.88%) PSTN
14 5 (5.88%) CDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.53%) SQL Server
1 3 (3.53%) Oracle Database
General
1 47 (55.29%) Telecoms
2 33 (38.82%) Marketing
3 5 (5.88%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 18 (21.18%) Support Engineer
2 11 (12.94%) Network Engineer
3 10 (11.76%) Developer
3 10 (11.76%) C# Developer
3 10 (11.76%) Technical Engineer
4 8 (9.41%) Core Network Engineer
5 7 (8.24%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 7 (8.24%) .NET Developer
5 7 (8.24%) ASP.NET Developer
5 7 (8.24%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (5.88%) Technical Support Engineer
6 5 (5.88%) Software Engineer
6 5 (5.88%) Technical Support
7 4 (4.71%) Senior Developer
7 4 (4.71%) Network Support Engineer
7 4 (4.71%) Network Support
7 4 (4.71%) Product Manager
7 4 (4.71%) Senior C# Developer
7 4 (4.71%) Applications Manager
8 3 (3.53%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (17.65%) .NET
1 15 (17.65%) WPF
1 15 (17.65%) LINQ
2 8 (9.41%) jQuery
2 8 (9.41%) ASP.NET MVC
2 8 (9.41%) ASP.NET
3 7 (8.24%) CSS
3 7 (8.24%) HTML5
3 7 (8.24%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 7 (8.24%) HTML
4 4 (4.71%) Ajax
5 1 (1.18%) WML
5 1 (1.18%) XML
5 1 (1.18%) WAP
5 1 (1.18%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.59%) Smartphone
2 5 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (4.71%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.35%) Smart Meter
5 1 (1.18%) Machine to Machine
5 1 (1.18%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 29 (34.12%) UNIX
2 16 (18.82%) Windows
3 4 (4.71%) Windows 2000
3 4 (4.71%) Windows NT
4 3 (3.53%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (28.24%) Service Delivery
1 24 (28.24%) Product Marketing
2 22 (25.88%) Change Management
3 17 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (15.29%) Network Planning
5 8 (9.41%) Web Development
6 7 (8.24%) MVC
7 5 (5.88%) Software Engineering
8 4 (4.71%) Product Management
8 4 (4.71%) BDD
9 3 (3.53%) Performance Analysis
10 2 (2.35%) Network Architecture
10 2 (2.35%) Network Design
10 2 (2.35%) Scrum
11 1 (1.18%) Integration Testing
11 1 (1.18%) Time Management
11 1 (1.18%) Performance Management
11 1 (1.18%) Test Automation
11 1 (1.18%) Test Strategy
11 1 (1.18%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 15 (17.65%) C#
1 15 (17.65%) SQL
2 8 (9.41%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.18%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 23 (27.06%) HNC
1 23 (27.06%) HND
2 18 (21.18%) Degree
3 2 (2.35%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (2.35%) Postgraduate
4 1 (1.18%) CCNP
4 1 (1.18%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.24%) QA
System Software
1 24 (28.24%) NDS
Vendors
1 25 (29.41%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 24 (28.24%) Alcatel-Lucent
2 24 (28.24%) TIBCO
3 15 (17.65%) Oracle
4 7 (8.24%) Microsoft
5 5 (5.88%) Huawei
6 4 (4.71%) Sybase
7 2 (2.35%) Ericsson
8 1 (1.18%) Cisco
8 1 (1.18%) HP
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Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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