The first table below looks at the demand for UMTS skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UMTS over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the East of England region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Universal Mobile Telecommunications System (UMTS)
Rank 265 263 197
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -66
Permanent jobs citing UMTS 17 14 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.19% 0.16% 0.88%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.95% 0.74% 4.52%
Number of salaries quoted 11 13 47
Average salary £40,000 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.80% +16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year
- +9.09%
Communications & Networking Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1795 1896 1814
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 20.53% 21.85% 19.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1413 1550 1441
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,096
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
UMTS
England

UMTS
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

UMTS Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

UMTS
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

UMTS Salary Trend in the East of England

UMTS
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing UMTS within the East of England region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +14 8 £42,500 -43.33%
Cambridgeshire -4 5 £40,000 -20.00%
Bedfordshire - 4 £40,000 -
UMTS
England

UMTS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 15 (78.95%) GSM
2 13 (68.42%) LTE
3 12 (63.16%) GPRS
4 10 (52.63%) 4G
4 10 (52.63%) C
4 10 (52.63%) C++
5 9 (47.37%) Java
6 7 (36.84%) Python
7 6 (31.58%) 3G
7 6 (31.58%) Degree
8 5 (26.32%) TTCN
8 5 (26.32%) Wireless
8 5 (26.32%) Multimedia
8 5 (26.32%) Test Scripting
8 5 (26.32%) Tcl
9 4 (21.05%) 3GPP
9 4 (21.05%) Telecoms
9 4 (21.05%) 2G
10 3 (15.79%) Service Management
10 3 (15.79%) Requirements Analysis
10 3 (15.79%) B2B
10 3 (15.79%) OOD
10 3 (15.79%) Linux
10 3 (15.79%) OO
10 3 (15.79%) Perl
10 3 (15.79%) XML
10 3 (15.79%) Radio Access Network
11 2 (10.53%) Wireshark
11 2 (10.53%) Windows
11 2 (10.53%) Solaris

UMTS
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 15 (78.95%) GSM
2 13 (68.42%) LTE
3 12 (63.16%) GPRS
4 10 (52.63%) 4G
5 6 (31.58%) 3G
6 5 (26.32%) Wireless
7 4 (21.05%) 3GPP
7 4 (21.05%) 2G
8 3 (15.79%) Radio Access Network
9 2 (10.53%) Wireshark
9 2 (10.53%) LAN
9 2 (10.53%) Packet Switching
9 2 (10.53%) SMS
9 2 (10.53%) WLAN
9 2 (10.53%) GGSN
9 2 (10.53%) SGSN
10 1 (5.26%) NGN
10 1 (5.26%) WCDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) SQLite
1 1 (5.26%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) LabVIEW
General
1 5 (26.32%) Multimedia
2 4 (21.05%) Telecoms
3 2 (10.53%) Advertising
4 1 (5.26%) Billing
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Software Engineer
2 9 (47.37%) Test Engineer
3 8 (42.11%) Software Development Engineer
3 8 (42.11%) Development Engineer
4 6 (31.58%) Software Test Engineer
5 5 (26.32%) Test Development Engineer
6 3 (15.79%) Senior Test Engineer
6 3 (15.79%) Senior Software Engineer
6 3 (15.79%) Senior Integration Engineer
6 3 (15.79%) Integration Engineer
6 3 (15.79%) Test and Integration Engineer
6 3 (15.79%) Senior Development Engineer
6 3 (15.79%) Senior Software Development Engineer
7 2 (10.53%) Designer
7 2 (10.53%) Senior Designer
7 2 (10.53%) Core Network Engineer
7 2 (10.53%) Network Engineer
7 2 (10.53%) Senior Network Engineer
8 1 (5.26%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 1 (5.26%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) XML
2 1 (5.26%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Linux
2 2 (10.53%) Windows
2 2 (10.53%) Solaris
3 1 (5.26%) Android
3 1 (5.26%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (5.26%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) Test Scripting
2 3 (15.79%) Service Management
2 3 (15.79%) Requirements Analysis
2 3 (15.79%) B2B
2 3 (15.79%) OOD
2 3 (15.79%) OO
3 2 (10.53%) Programme Management
3 2 (10.53%) Migration
4 1 (5.26%) Validation
4 1 (5.26%) Scrum
4 1 (5.26%) Quality Management
4 1 (5.26%) Multithreading
4 1 (5.26%) System Testing
4 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
4 1 (5.26%) Strategic Planning
4 1 (5.26%) Configuration Management
4 1 (5.26%) Network Architecture
4 1 (5.26%) Black-Box Testing
4 1 (5.26%) Android Development
4 1 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) C
1 10 (52.63%) C++
2 9 (47.37%) Java
3 7 (36.84%) Python
4 5 (26.32%) TTCN
4 5 (26.32%) Tcl
5 3 (15.79%) Perl
6 1 (5.26%) Erlang
6 1 (5.26%) Shell Script
6 1 (5.26%) SQL
6 1 (5.26%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.26%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Cisco
1 2 (10.53%) HP
1 2 (10.53%) VMware
2 1 (5.26%) Agilent
2 1 (5.26%) Opsware