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 31 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Universal Mobile Telecommunications System (UMTS)
Rank 176 188 186
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -2
Permanent jobs citing UMTS 43 33 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.76% 0.60% 0.69%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.55% 2.18% 2.62%
Number of salaries quoted 12 25 34
Average salary £40,000 £52,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% +48.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,100 £30,400 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £55,000 £49,250
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £52,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-15.86% +23.80%
Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1684 1517 1566
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 29.85% 27.40% 26.50%
Number of salaries quoted 948 1125 1215
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £62,500
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 31 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 31 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 +13 14 - - 7
Newbury -2 9 £40,000 -5.32% 1
Maidenhead - 6 - -
Slough +5 4 £38,750 -31.11%
UMTS
South East

UMTS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 31 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 34 (42.50%) Marketing
4 26 (32.50%) UNIX
5 25 (31.25%) LTE
6 23 (28.75%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
6 23 (28.75%) SS7
7 22 (27.50%) TIBCO
7 22 (27.50%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 22 (27.50%) Service Delivery
7 22 (27.50%) NDS
7 22 (27.50%) Product Marketing
8 21 (26.25%) HNC
8 21 (26.25%) HND
9 20 (25.00%) GPRS
9 20 (25.00%) Change Management
10 19 (23.75%) 3G
10 19 (23.75%) Agile Software Development
11 17 (21.25%) WPF
11 17 (21.25%) LINQ
11 17 (21.25%) Wireless
11 17 (21.25%) Windows
11 17 (21.25%) SQL
11 17 (21.25%) C#
11 17 (21.25%) .NET
11 17 (21.25%) Oracle
12 16 (20.00%) 3GPP
12 16 (20.00%) WCDMA
12 16 (20.00%) Degree
13 14 (17.50%) GGSN

UMTS
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 5 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 68 (85.00%) GSM
2 25 (31.25%) LTE
3 23 (28.75%) SS7
4 20 (25.00%) GPRS
5 19 (23.75%) 3G
6 17 (21.25%) Wireless
7 16 (20.00%) 3GPP
7 16 (20.00%) WCDMA
8 14 (17.50%) GGSN
8 14 (17.50%) SGSN
9 12 (15.00%) Broadband
10 11 (13.75%) Radio Access Network
11 10 (12.50%) Internet
12 8 (10.00%) 2G
13 7 (8.75%) SMS
14 5 (6.25%) 4G
15 4 (5.00%) MGW
16 3 (3.75%) Megaco
16 3 (3.75%) ISUP
16 3 (3.75%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.75%) SQL Server
1 3 (3.75%) Oracle Database
General
1 45 (56.25%) Telecoms
2 34 (42.50%) Marketing
3 1 (1.25%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 15 (18.75%) Support Engineer
2 13 (16.25%) Network Engineer
3 11 (13.75%) Core Network Engineer
4 10 (12.50%) C# Developer
4 10 (12.50%) Developer
5 7 (8.75%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 7 (8.75%) C# .NET Developer
5 7 (8.75%) .NET Developer
5 7 (8.75%) ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (7.50%) Software Engineer
7 5 (6.25%) Technical Engineer
8 4 (5.00%) Product Manager
8 4 (5.00%) Senior C# Developer
8 4 (5.00%) Technical Support Engineer
8 4 (5.00%) Applications Manager
8 4 (5.00%) Senior Developer
8 4 (5.00%) Technical Support
9 3 (3.75%) Consultant
9 3 (3.75%) Software Developer
9 3 (3.75%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (21.25%) WPF
1 17 (21.25%) LINQ
1 17 (21.25%) .NET
2 8 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 8 (10.00%) jQuery
2 8 (10.00%) ASP.NET
3 7 (8.75%) CSS
3 7 (8.75%) HTML
3 7 (8.75%) HTML5
3 7 (8.75%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 4 (5.00%) Ajax
5 1 (1.25%) XML
5 1 (1.25%) WML
5 1 (1.25%) WAP
5 1 (1.25%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.25%) Smartphone
2 7 (8.75%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (7.50%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.50%) Smart Meter
5 1 (1.25%) Handset
5 1 (1.25%) Machine to Machine
Operating Systems
1 26 (32.50%) UNIX
2 17 (21.25%) Windows
3 3 (3.75%) Windows NT
3 3 (3.75%) Linux
3 3 (3.75%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (27.50%) Service Delivery
1 22 (27.50%) Product Marketing
2 20 (25.00%) Change Management
3 19 (23.75%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (16.25%) Network Planning
5 8 (10.00%) Web Development
6 7 (8.75%) MVC
6 7 (8.75%) Software Engineering
7 5 (6.25%) BDD
8 4 (5.00%) Product Management
9 2 (2.50%) Scrum
10 1 (1.25%) Network Design
10 1 (1.25%) Test Automation
10 1 (1.25%) Integration Testing
10 1 (1.25%) Time Management
10 1 (1.25%) Performance Analysis
10 1 (1.25%) Test Strategy
10 1 (1.25%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 17 (21.25%) SQL
1 17 (21.25%) C#
2 8 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.25%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.25%) C
Qualifications
1 21 (26.25%) HNC
1 21 (26.25%) HND
2 16 (20.00%) Degree
3 2 (2.50%) Postgraduate
3 2 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.25%) CCNP
4 1 (1.25%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.25%) QA
System Software
1 22 (27.50%) NDS
Vendors
1 23 (28.75%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 22 (27.50%) TIBCO
2 22 (27.50%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 17 (21.25%) Oracle
4 8 (10.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (7.50%) Huawei
6 3 (3.75%) Sybase
7 2 (2.50%) Ericsson
8 1 (1.25%) HP
8 1 (1.25%) Cisco
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