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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Universal Mobile Telecommunications System (UMTS)
Rank - 122 137
Permanent jobs citing UMTS 0 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire - 0.12% 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.71% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Average salary - £37,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £51,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +17.64%
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
337 280 308
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 17.59% 16.18% 15.47%
Number of salaries quoted 289 244 250
Average salary £40,000 £48,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.52% +42.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £52,500 £61,500
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