The table below looks at the statistics 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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Universal Mobile Telecommunications System (UMTS)
Rank 128 108 105
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -3
Permanent jobs citing UMTS 1 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.054% 0.52% 0.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.37% 3.14% 1.88%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Average salary - - £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £52,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-13.46% +30.00%
UMTS
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Communications & Networking Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
270 255 266
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 14.51% 16.42% 16.89%
Number of salaries quoted 228 188 211
Average salary £35,000 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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

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Top 15 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 2 (100.00%) LTE
1 2 (100.00%) Coaching
2 1 (50.00%) Network Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) 4G
2 1 (50.00%) Demand Management
2 1 (50.00%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (50.00%) Black-Box Testing
2 1 (50.00%) GSM
2 1 (50.00%) 3GPP
2 1 (50.00%) B2B
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Analysis

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Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 2 (100.00%) LTE
2 1 (50.00%) 4G
2 1 (50.00%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (50.00%) GSM
2 1 (50.00%) 3GPP
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Test Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Delivery Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Integration Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Test and Integration Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Coaching
2 1 (50.00%) Network Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Demand Management
2 1 (50.00%) Black-Box Testing
2 1 (50.00%) B2B
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Analysis