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

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Universal Mobile Telecommunications System (UMTS)
Rank - 124 138
Permanent jobs citing UMTS 0 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire - 0.11% 0.095%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.72% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £37,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £51,750 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.50% +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
339 276 320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 18.13% 15.76% 15.22%
Number of salaries quoted 287 239 261
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +36.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £52,500 £61,200
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