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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Universal Mobile Telecommunications System (UMTS)
Rank - - 133
Permanent jobs citing UMTS 0 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire - - 0.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Average salary - - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £52,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-8.65% +30.00%
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
299 260 336
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 15.27% 16.37% 16.26%
Number of salaries quoted 236 198 290
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +36.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,800 £63,500 £70,000
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