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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Universal Mobile Telecommunications System (UMTS)
Rank 173 199 189
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -10
Permanent jobs citing UMTS 55 16 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.00% 0.30% 0.60%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.41% 1.06% 2.16%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 28
Average salary £43,500 £37,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.23% +7.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £53,250 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
1613 1511 1433
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 29.35% 28.52% 27.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1041 1090 1140
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +42 48 £43,000 - 1
Newbury -12 2 £55,000 +45.69% 2
UMTS
South East

UMTS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 112 (83.58%) GSM
2 85 (63.43%) Telecoms
2 85 (63.43%) Wireless
3 62 (46.27%) Marketing
4 58 (43.28%) Degree
5 55 (41.04%) Service Delivery
6 50 (37.31%) 3G
7 48 (35.82%) LTE
8 46 (34.33%) WiMAX
9 45 (33.58%) UNIX
10 38 (28.36%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
11 34 (25.37%) 2G
12 31 (23.13%) Change Management
12 31 (23.13%) TIBCO
12 31 (23.13%) Ericsson
12 31 (23.13%) SS7
12 31 (23.13%) ATM
12 31 (23.13%) NDS
12 31 (23.13%) Product Marketing
13 30 (22.39%) RNC
14 29 (21.64%) QA
14 29 (21.64%) Nortel
14 29 (21.64%) Nokia
15 26 (19.40%) CDMA
15 26 (19.40%) GPRS
15 26 (19.40%) HNC
15 26 (19.40%) HND
15 26 (19.40%) Radio Access Network
15 26 (19.40%) Analytical Skills
16 20 (14.93%) Network Planning

UMTS
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 1 (0.75%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.24%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 112 (83.58%) GSM
2 85 (63.43%) Wireless
3 50 (37.31%) 3G
4 48 (35.82%) LTE
5 46 (34.33%) WiMAX
6 34 (25.37%) 2G
7 31 (23.13%) SS7
7 31 (23.13%) ATM
8 30 (22.39%) RNC
9 26 (19.40%) CDMA
9 26 (19.40%) GPRS
9 26 (19.40%) Radio Access Network
10 19 (14.18%) WCDMA
11 18 (13.43%) 3GPP
11 18 (13.43%) HSPA
12 17 (12.69%) SDH
12 17 (12.69%) Broadband
12 17 (12.69%) CDMA2000
13 16 (11.94%) DSLAM
13 16 (11.94%) NGN
General
1 85 (63.43%) Telecoms
2 62 (46.27%) Marketing
3 5 (3.73%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 25 (18.66%) Network Engineer
2 23 (17.16%) Support Engineer
3 20 (14.93%) Wireless Engineer
4 18 (13.43%) Technical Engineer
4 18 (13.43%) RAN Engineer
5 17 (12.69%) Radio Engineer
6 16 (11.94%) Account Manager
6 16 (11.94%) Radio Network Engineer
6 16 (11.94%) Network Optimisation Engineer
7 7 (5.22%) Core Network Engineer
7 7 (5.22%) Technical Support Engineer
7 7 (5.22%) Technical Support
8 6 (4.48%) 3G Engineer
9 5 (3.73%) Test Engineer
9 5 (3.73%) Junior Account Manager
9 5 (3.73%) IP Engineer
9 5 (3.73%) Junior
10 4 (2.99%) Enterprise Account Manager
11 3 (2.24%) CS Core Engineer
11 3 (2.24%) Technical Trainer
Miscellaneous
1 26 (19.40%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (11.94%) Computer Science
3 1 (0.75%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 45 (33.58%) UNIX
2 9 (6.72%) Windows NT
2 9 (6.72%) Windows
2 9 (6.72%) Windows 2000
3 5 (3.73%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (41.04%) Service Delivery
2 31 (23.13%) Change Management
2 31 (23.13%) Product Marketing
3 20 (14.93%) Network Planning
4 16 (11.94%) Project Management
4 16 (11.94%) Service Management
4 16 (11.94%) Performance Monitoring
4 16 (11.94%) Product Management
5 5 (3.73%) Requirements Management
5 5 (3.73%) OpenUP
5 5 (3.73%) Test Strategy
6 3 (2.24%) Performance Analysis
7 2 (1.49%) Network Design
7 2 (1.49%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (1.49%) Network Architecture
7 2 (1.49%) Performance Management
8 1 (0.75%) Security Testing
8 1 (0.75%) Test Scripting
8 1 (0.75%) V-Model
8 1 (0.75%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (4.48%) C
Qualifications
1 58 (43.28%) Degree
2 26 (19.40%) HNC
2 26 (19.40%) HND
3 5 (3.73%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (3.73%) CCNA
4 1 (0.75%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (21.64%) QA
2 15 (11.19%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (23.13%) NDS
2 1 (0.75%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (0.75%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 38 (28.36%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 31 (23.13%) TIBCO
2 31 (23.13%) Ericsson
3 29 (21.64%) Nortel
3 29 (21.64%) Nokia
4 19 (14.18%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 14 (10.45%) Microsoft
6 12 (8.96%) Huawei
7 9 (6.72%) Sybase
8 5 (3.73%) Cisco
9 1 (0.75%) HP
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