The table below looks at the statistics 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 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Universal Mobile Telecommunications System (UMTS)
Rank - 244 269
Permanent jobs citing UMTS 0 12 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England - 0.17% 0.036%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.82% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 3
Average salary - £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
UMTS
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1512 1463 1727
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 20.56% 20.50% 20.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1162 1139 1416
Average salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 10 (100.00%) GSM
1 10 (100.00%) LTE
2 7 (70.00%) 4G
3 6 (60.00%) Radio Access Network
3 6 (60.00%) Telecoms
4 4 (40.00%) Device Driver
4 4 (40.00%) VMware
4 4 (40.00%) Middleware
4 4 (40.00%) LAN
4 4 (40.00%) WLAN
4 4 (40.00%) Embedded C
4 4 (40.00%) C
4 4 (40.00%) C++
4 4 (40.00%) Java
4 4 (40.00%) Perl
4 4 (40.00%) MySQL
4 4 (40.00%) Linux
4 4 (40.00%) Python
4 4 (40.00%) Broadband
4 4 (40.00%) GPRS
4 4 (40.00%) High Availability
4 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (40.00%) Bash Shell
5 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
5 2 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (20.00%) Wireless
5 2 (20.00%) SS7
5 2 (20.00%) Project Management
5 2 (20.00%) Ethernet
5 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP

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

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 10 (100.00%) GSM
1 10 (100.00%) LTE
2 7 (70.00%) 4G
3 6 (60.00%) Radio Access Network
4 4 (40.00%) Broadband
4 4 (40.00%) GPRS
4 4 (40.00%) LAN
4 4 (40.00%) WLAN
5 2 (20.00%) Ethernet
5 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 2 (20.00%) SMS
5 2 (20.00%) 3GPP
5 2 (20.00%) VoIP
5 2 (20.00%) SS7
5 2 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (20.00%) Wireless
5 2 (20.00%) Network Security
6 1 (10.00%) 2G
6 1 (10.00%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) MySQL
General
1 6 (60.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) RAN Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) Support Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) Senior Support Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) Senior RAN Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Senior Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Network Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Lead Network Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Operations Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Network Operations Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Wireless Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Device Driver
2 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) High Availability
2 2 (20.00%) Project Management
2 2 (20.00%) Performance Management
2 2 (20.00%) Network Architecture
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) C
1 4 (40.00%) C++
1 4 (40.00%) Java
1 4 (40.00%) Perl
1 4 (40.00%) Python
1 4 (40.00%) Embedded C
1 4 (40.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (10.00%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) VMware