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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Universal Mobile Telecommunications System (UMTS)
Rank 128 208 190
Rank change year-on-year
+80 -18
Permanent jobs citing UMTS 102 25 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.77% 0.43% 0.67%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.69% 1.47% 2.46%
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 28
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +46.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £37,500 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £51,750 £52,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,500 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.00% +17.64%
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
1792 1705 1465
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 31.14% 29.48% 27.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1069 1173 1162
Average salary £42,500 £47,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.57% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £68,000
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
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 24 December 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 +72 89 £52,500 +10.52% 1
Slough - 4 - -
Bracknell - 1 - -
UMTS
South East

UMTS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 119 (85.00%) GSM
2 83 (59.29%) Telecoms
3 82 (58.57%) Wireless
4 66 (47.14%) Marketing
5 58 (41.43%) Degree
6 57 (40.71%) Service Delivery
7 50 (35.71%) UNIX
8 47 (33.57%) 3G
8 47 (33.57%) LTE
9 43 (30.71%) WiMAX
10 42 (30.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
11 36 (25.71%) NDS
11 36 (25.71%) TIBCO
11 36 (25.71%) SS7
11 36 (25.71%) Change Management
11 36 (25.71%) Product Marketing
12 31 (22.14%) 2G
13 30 (21.43%) HNC
13 30 (21.43%) HND
13 30 (21.43%) ATM
13 30 (21.43%) QA
14 28 (20.00%) Ericsson
15 27 (19.29%) Nortel
15 27 (19.29%) Nokia
15 27 (19.29%) RNC
16 26 (18.57%) GPRS
16 26 (18.57%) Alcatel-Lucent
17 25 (17.86%) CDMA
17 25 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
18 24 (17.14%) Radio Access Network

UMTS
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 1 (0.71%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 119 (85.00%) GSM
2 82 (58.57%) Wireless
3 47 (33.57%) 3G
3 47 (33.57%) LTE
4 43 (30.71%) WiMAX
5 36 (25.71%) SS7
6 31 (22.14%) 2G
7 30 (21.43%) ATM
8 27 (19.29%) RNC
9 26 (18.57%) GPRS
10 25 (17.86%) CDMA
11 24 (17.14%) Radio Access Network
12 19 (13.57%) WCDMA
13 18 (12.86%) 3GPP
14 17 (12.14%) HSPA
15 16 (11.43%) Broadband
15 16 (11.43%) CDMA2000
16 15 (10.71%) NGN
16 15 (10.71%) SDH
16 15 (10.71%) SMS
General
1 83 (59.29%) Telecoms
2 66 (47.14%) Marketing
3 6 (4.29%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 27 (19.29%) Network Engineer
2 25 (17.86%) Support Engineer
3 19 (13.57%) Wireless Engineer
4 18 (12.86%) Technical Engineer
5 16 (11.43%) Radio Engineer
5 16 (11.43%) RAN Engineer
5 16 (11.43%) Radio Network Engineer
5 16 (11.43%) Network Optimisation Engineer
6 15 (10.71%) Account Manager
7 9 (6.43%) Core Network Engineer
8 6 (4.29%) Technical Support
8 6 (4.29%) Technical Support Engineer
8 6 (4.29%) Test Engineer
9 5 (3.57%) 3G Engineer
9 5 (3.57%) IP Engineer
10 4 (2.86%) Enterprise Account Manager
10 4 (2.86%) Junior Account Manager
10 4 (2.86%) Junior
11 3 (2.14%) Developer
11 3 (2.14%) Technical Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.86%) .NET
1 4 (2.86%) ASP.NET
1 4 (2.86%) WPF
1 4 (2.86%) LINQ
1 4 (2.86%) jQuery
1 4 (2.86%) ASP.NET MVC
1 4 (2.86%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 3 (2.14%) Ajax
2 3 (2.14%) HTML
2 3 (2.14%) HTML5
2 3 (2.14%) CSS
3 1 (0.71%) XML
3 1 (0.71%) WAP
3 1 (0.71%) WML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (11.43%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.43%) Smart Meter
4 1 (0.71%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 50 (35.71%) UNIX
2 13 (9.29%) Windows
3 9 (6.43%) Windows 2000
3 9 (6.43%) Windows NT
4 5 (3.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (40.71%) Service Delivery
2 36 (25.71%) Change Management
2 36 (25.71%) Product Marketing
3 21 (15.00%) Network Planning
4 16 (11.43%) Project Management
4 16 (11.43%) Performance Monitoring
5 15 (10.71%) Product Management
5 15 (10.71%) Service Management
6 5 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (3.57%) Requirements Management
6 5 (3.57%) Test Strategy
6 5 (3.57%) OpenUP
7 4 (2.86%) Web Development
8 3 (2.14%) MVC
9 2 (1.43%) Network Design
9 2 (1.43%) Performance Management
9 2 (1.43%) Performance Analysis
9 2 (1.43%) Network Architecture
10 1 (0.71%) Waterfall
10 1 (0.71%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 5 (3.57%) C
2 4 (2.86%) C#
2 4 (2.86%) JavaScript
2 4 (2.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 58 (41.43%) Degree
2 30 (21.43%) HNC
2 30 (21.43%) HND
3 6 (4.29%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (3.57%) CCNA
5 1 (0.71%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (21.43%) QA
2 14 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 36 (25.71%) NDS
2 1 (0.71%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (0.71%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 42 (30.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 36 (25.71%) TIBCO
3 28 (20.00%) Ericsson
4 27 (19.29%) Nokia
4 27 (19.29%) Nortel
5 26 (18.57%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 14 (10.00%) Microsoft
7 10 (7.14%) Huawei
8 9 (6.43%) Sybase
9 6 (4.29%) Cisco
10 3 (2.14%) Oracle
11 2 (1.43%) HP
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