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 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 266 237 264
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +27
Permanent jobs citing UMTS 10 2 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.13% 0.028% 0.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.65% 0.14% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 8
Average salary £60,000 £57,500 £34,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +67.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £57,500 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £41,300
UK excluding London average salary £51,750 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.50% +17.64%
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
1548 1427 1924
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 19.73% 20.14% 21.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1220 1077 1546
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,000 £29,050
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £56,000
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
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UMTS across the East of England region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014.

UMTS Salary Histogram 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 26 November 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -8 4 - -
Cambridgeshire - 4 £60,000 - 1
Bedfordshire -1 2 £61,000 +6.08%
UMTS
England

UMTS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 20 (100.00%) LTE
2 19 (95.00%) GSM
3 16 (80.00%) 4G
4 15 (75.00%) Telecoms
5 11 (55.00%) C
5 11 (55.00%) Embedded C
6 10 (50.00%) C++
7 9 (45.00%) Java
7 9 (45.00%) Perl
7 9 (45.00%) MySQL
7 9 (45.00%) Linux
7 9 (45.00%) Python
7 9 (45.00%) Project Management
7 9 (45.00%) Middleware
7 9 (45.00%) Device Driver
7 9 (45.00%) High Availability
7 9 (45.00%) Radio Access Network
7 9 (45.00%) Bash Shell
8 8 (40.00%) Software Engineering
9 7 (35.00%) VMware
9 7 (35.00%) 2G
9 7 (35.00%) 3G
9 7 (35.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (25.00%) Degree
11 5 (25.00%) Computer Science
11 5 (25.00%) Network Security
11 5 (25.00%) Performance Management
11 5 (25.00%) Management Information System
11 5 (25.00%) Wi-Fi

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

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 20 (100.00%) LTE
2 19 (95.00%) GSM
3 16 (80.00%) 4G
4 9 (45.00%) Radio Access Network
5 7 (35.00%) 2G
5 7 (35.00%) 3G
6 5 (25.00%) SS7
6 5 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
6 5 (25.00%) Wireless
6 5 (25.00%) Ethernet
6 5 (25.00%) TCP/IP
6 5 (25.00%) SMS
6 5 (25.00%) 3GPP
6 5 (25.00%) VoIP
6 5 (25.00%) Network Security
7 4 (20.00%) WLAN
7 4 (20.00%) LAN
7 4 (20.00%) Broadband
7 4 (20.00%) GPRS
7 4 (20.00%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (45.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) CppUnit
1 4 (20.00%) Valgrind
2 2 (10.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (10.00%) CruiseControl
3 1 (5.00%) ClearCase
3 1 (5.00%) ClearQuest
General
1 15 (75.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) Developer
1 5 (25.00%) Network Engineer
1 5 (25.00%) Wireless Engineer
1 5 (25.00%) Operations Engineer
1 5 (25.00%) Network Operations Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Senior RAN Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) RAN Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Lead Network Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Senior Support Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Software Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Senior Developer
4 2 (10.00%) C++ Developer
4 2 (10.00%) C Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Software Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Software Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Operations Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (45.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (45.00%) Device Driver
2 5 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (10.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 9 (45.00%) Linux
2 1 (5.00%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Project Management
1 9 (45.00%) High Availability
2 8 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (25.00%) Performance Management
4 5 (25.00%) Network Architecture
5 4 (20.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (55.00%) C
1 11 (55.00%) Embedded C
2 10 (50.00%) C++
3 9 (45.00%) Java
3 9 (45.00%) Perl
3 9 (45.00%) Python
3 9 (45.00%) Bash Shell
4 3 (15.00%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (35.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) VMware
2 4 (20.00%) Coverity