The table below looks at the statistics for UMTS skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UMTS over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Universal Mobile Telecommunications System (UMTS)
Rank 311 323 325
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +2
Permanent jobs citing UMTS 1 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.009% 0.017% 0.061%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.051% 0.11% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 7
Average salary £35,000 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-39.13% +4.54%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £52,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-13.87% +30.62%
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London

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

Communications & Networking Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1957 1841 2212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 16.72% 15.33% 16.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1652 1627 1971
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £34,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

UMTS Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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Salary Trend in the City of London

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

UMTS Salary Trend in the City of London

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Top 10 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 1 (100.00%) GSM
1 1 (100.00%) SMS
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) 3G
1 1 (100.00%) SS7
1 1 (100.00%) ISUP
1 1 (100.00%) INAP
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) 2G
1 1 (100.00%) Radio Access Network

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Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 1 (100.00%) GSM
1 1 (100.00%) SMS
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) 3G
1 1 (100.00%) SS7
1 1 (100.00%) ISUP
1 1 (100.00%) INAP
1 1 (100.00%) 2G
1 1 (100.00%) Radio Access Network
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Tester