The table below looks at the statistics for UMTS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UMTS over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Universal Mobile Telecommunications System (UMTS)
Rank - 120 133
Permanent jobs citing UMTS 0 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire - 0.060% 0.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.36% 1.89%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 5
Average salary - £37,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,000 £42,250
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +23.07%
UMTS
North 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 Cheshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
324 279 317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 16.45% 16.74% 15.68%
Number of salaries quoted 268 231 260
Average salary £39,000 £45,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +38.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,100 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

UMTS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

UMTS Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

UMTS
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

UMTS Salary Trend in Cheshire