The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wideband Code Division Multiple Access (W-CDMA)
Rank 210 208 219
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +11
Permanent jobs citing WCDMA 16 15 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.27% 0.28% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.96% 0.88% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 9
Average salary £48,750 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £47,750 £43,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-9.52% +16.66%
Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1660 1709 1689
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 28.22% 32.11% 27.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1117 1265 1367
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
WCDMA
South East

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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Reading +7 11 - -
WCDMA
South East

WCDMA
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 17 (100.00%) GPRS
1 17 (100.00%) GSM
1 17 (100.00%) UMTS
2 16 (94.12%) 3GPP
3 15 (88.24%) Wireless
3 15 (88.24%) GGSN
3 15 (88.24%) SGSN
4 11 (64.71%) Marketing
5 8 (47.06%) Telecoms
6 6 (35.29%) Huawei
7 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
7 1 (5.88%) Megaco
7 1 (5.88%) ISUP
7 1 (5.88%) ISDN
7 1 (5.88%) PSTN
7 1 (5.88%) Sybase
7 1 (5.88%) UNIX
7 1 (5.88%) Windows
7 1 (5.88%) Windows 2000
7 1 (5.88%) Windows NT
7 1 (5.88%) ATM
7 1 (5.88%) CDMA
7 1 (5.88%) MGW

WCDMA
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 17 (100.00%) GPRS
1 17 (100.00%) GSM
1 17 (100.00%) UMTS
2 16 (94.12%) 3GPP
3 15 (88.24%) Wireless
3 15 (88.24%) GGSN
3 15 (88.24%) SGSN
4 1 (5.88%) Megaco
4 1 (5.88%) ISUP
4 1 (5.88%) ISDN
4 1 (5.88%) PSTN
4 1 (5.88%) ATM
4 1 (5.88%) CDMA
4 1 (5.88%) MGW
General
1 11 (64.71%) Marketing
2 8 (47.06%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (70.59%) Network Engineer
2 11 (64.71%) Core Network Engineer
3 7 (41.18%) Support Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Technical Support Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Network Support Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Technical Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Network Support
4 3 (17.65%) Technical Support
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) UNIX
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
1 1 (5.88%) Windows 2000
1 1 (5.88%) Windows NT
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Huawei
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) Sybase