The first table below looks at the demand for UMTS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UMTS over the 3 months to 16 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 Bristol region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Universal Mobile Telecommunications System (UMTS)
Rank 109 126 110
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -16
Permanent jobs citing UMTS 17 4 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.84% 0.22% 0.60%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.91% 1.53% 3.58%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 9
Average salary £44,750 £52,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.76% +23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £43,700 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,350 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year
- +9.09%
Communications & Networking Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
346 262 307
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 17.06% 14.22% 16.86%
Number of salaries quoted 210 209 260
Average salary £38,500 £41,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.09% +10.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £28,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
UMTS
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UMTS
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

UMTS Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

UMTS
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

UMTS Salary Trend in Bristol

UMTS
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UMTS across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

UMTS Salary Histogram in Bristol

UMTS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 24 (100.00%) GSM
2 22 (91.67%) LTE
3 15 (62.50%) Radio Access Network
4 14 (58.33%) 4G
5 12 (50.00%) GPRS
6 9 (37.50%) Telecoms
7 8 (33.33%) Service Management
7 8 (33.33%) B2B
7 8 (33.33%) Degree
8 6 (25.00%) Electronics
8 6 (25.00%) LAN
8 6 (25.00%) WLAN
8 6 (25.00%) WCDMA
9 5 (20.83%) SMS
9 5 (20.83%) Integration Acceptance Testing
10 4 (16.67%) Black-Box Testing
10 4 (16.67%) Risk Management
10 4 (16.67%) Broadband
10 4 (16.67%) ISEB
11 3 (12.50%) 3G
11 3 (12.50%) 2G
11 3 (12.50%) ISTQB
11 3 (12.50%) Programme Management
11 3 (12.50%) Advertising
12 2 (8.33%) VMware
12 2 (8.33%) ISEB Practitioner
12 2 (8.33%) Opsware
12 2 (8.33%) Risk Analysis
12 2 (8.33%) Windows 2000 Server
12 2 (8.33%) Finance

UMTS
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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.

Communications & Networking
1 24 (100.00%) GSM
2 22 (91.67%) LTE
3 15 (62.50%) Radio Access Network
4 14 (58.33%) 4G
5 12 (50.00%) GPRS
6 6 (25.00%) LAN
6 6 (25.00%) WLAN
6 6 (25.00%) WCDMA
7 5 (20.83%) SMS
8 4 (16.67%) Broadband
9 3 (12.50%) 3G
9 3 (12.50%) 2G
10 2 (8.33%) Intranet
10 2 (8.33%) Packet Switching
11 1 (4.17%) MVNO
11 1 (4.17%) RNC
General
1 9 (37.50%) Telecoms
2 6 (25.00%) Electronics
3 3 (12.50%) Advertising
4 2 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 5 (20.83%) Test Engineer
2 5 (20.83%) Senior Support Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Senior RAN Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) RAN Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Test Manager
4 3 (12.50%) Designer
4 3 (12.50%) Senior Designer
4 3 (12.50%) Senior Test Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Delivery Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Project Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Programme Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Test Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Programme Test Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Integration Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Test Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Test and Integration Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Integration Manager
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) Windows 2000 Server
1 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (8.33%) UNIX
1 2 (8.33%) Windows
1 2 (8.33%) Solaris
1 2 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) Service Management
1 8 (33.33%) B2B
2 5 (20.83%) Integration Acceptance Testing
3 4 (16.67%) Black-Box Testing
3 4 (16.67%) Risk Management
4 3 (12.50%) Programme Management
5 2 (8.33%) Risk Analysis
6 1 (4.17%) Service Delivery
6 1 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (4.17%) Test Strategy
6 1 (4.17%) Matrix Management
6 1 (4.17%) Test Scripting
6 1 (4.17%) Performance Management
6 1 (4.17%) Software Testing
6 1 (4.17%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (33.33%) Degree
2 4 (16.67%) ISEB
3 3 (12.50%) ISTQB
4 2 (8.33%) ISEB Practitioner
4 2 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (8.33%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) SLA
2 1 (4.17%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (8.33%) VMware
1 2 (8.33%) Opsware
1 2 (8.33%) Cisco
1 2 (8.33%) HP
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