The table below looks at the statistics for WCDMA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCDMA over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wideband Code Division Multiple Access (W-CDMA)
Rank 205 206 210
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +4
Permanent jobs citing WCDMA 2 9 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.040% 0.16% 0.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.15% 0.56% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -4.76%
WCDMA
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
1318 1594 1637
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 26.59% 28.93% 30.85%
Number of salaries quoted 826 1030 1256
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,375 £28,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

WCDMA
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WCDMA across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

WCDMA Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

WCDMA
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WCDMA across the Berkshire region.

WCDMA Salary Trend in Berkshire

WCDMA
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WCDMA within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 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 -11 2 - -
WCDMA
South East

WCDMA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing WCDMA 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 WCDMA.

1 11 (100.00%) GPRS
1 11 (100.00%) 3GPP
1 11 (100.00%) Wireless
2 9 (81.82%) Telecoms
2 9 (81.82%) Sybase
2 9 (81.82%) UNIX
2 9 (81.82%) Windows
3 7 (63.64%) GGSN
3 7 (63.64%) SGSN
4 6 (54.55%) Huawei
4 6 (54.55%) GSM
4 6 (54.55%) UMTS
5 5 (45.45%) Ericsson
5 5 (45.45%) SS7
5 5 (45.45%) Marketing
5 5 (45.45%) SIGTRAN
5 5 (45.45%) MGW
5 5 (45.45%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 5 (45.45%) Diameter Protocol
6 4 (36.36%) Megaco
6 4 (36.36%) ISUP
6 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
6 4 (36.36%) ISDN
6 4 (36.36%) PSTN
6 4 (36.36%) Windows 2000
6 4 (36.36%) Windows NT
6 4 (36.36%) ATM
6 4 (36.36%) CDMA
7 3 (27.27%) Service Delivery
7 3 (27.27%) NGN

WCDMA
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing WCDMA 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 WCDMA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 11 (100.00%) GPRS
1 11 (100.00%) 3GPP
1 11 (100.00%) Wireless
2 7 (63.64%) GGSN
2 7 (63.64%) SGSN
3 6 (54.55%) GSM
3 6 (54.55%) UMTS
4 5 (45.45%) SS7
4 5 (45.45%) SIGTRAN
4 5 (45.45%) MGW
4 5 (45.45%) Diameter Protocol
5 4 (36.36%) Megaco
5 4 (36.36%) ISUP
5 4 (36.36%) ISDN
5 4 (36.36%) PSTN
5 4 (36.36%) ATM
5 4 (36.36%) CDMA
6 3 (27.27%) NGN
General
1 9 (81.82%) Telecoms
2 5 (45.45%) Marketing
3 1 (9.09%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) CS Core Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Support Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Technical Support
3 3 (27.27%) Technical Support Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Core Network Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Network Engineer
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) UNIX
1 9 (81.82%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Windows 2000
2 4 (36.36%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Service Delivery
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Sybase
2 6 (54.55%) Huawei
3 5 (45.45%) Ericsson
3 5 (45.45%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 4 (36.36%) Microsoft