The table below looks at the statistics for HSPA skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HSPA over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
High Speed Packet Access (HSPA)
Rank 843 828 852
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +24
Permanent jobs citing HSPA 7 18 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.007% 0.019% 0.022%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.039% 0.11% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2 18 15
Average salary £41,250 £50,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.50% +16.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,250 £38,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,250 £53,250 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary - £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +11.76%
HSPA
UK

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

Communications & Networking Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
17902 16616 20469
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 18.12% 17.37% 19.82%
Number of salaries quoted 14632 13118 17090
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

HSPA
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

HSPA Jobs Demand Trend in England

HSPA
Salary Trend in England

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

HSPA Salary Trend in England

HSPA
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HSPA within the England region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
South East -23 5 - - 5
London -12 2 £41,250 -17.50%
HSPA
UK

HSPA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing HSPA 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 HSPA.

1 25 (83.33%) Wireless
1 25 (83.33%) Telecoms
1 25 (83.33%) Degree
2 23 (76.67%) GSM
3 21 (70.00%) UMTS
3 21 (70.00%) Computer Science
4 20 (66.67%) 3G
4 20 (66.67%) CDMA2000
5 19 (63.33%) Network Planning
6 18 (60.00%) WiMAX
6 18 (60.00%) Project Management
7 16 (53.33%) Performance Monitoring
8 10 (33.33%) LTE
9 7 (23.33%) GPRS
10 6 (20.00%) 3GPP
11 5 (16.67%) Windows
12 4 (13.33%) MS Excel
12 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
12 4 (13.33%) Radio Access Network
13 3 (10.00%) Signal Processing
13 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
13 3 (10.00%) Algorithms
13 3 (10.00%) Software Engineering
13 3 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
13 3 (10.00%) WCDMA
13 3 (10.00%) DNS
13 3 (10.00%) C
13 3 (10.00%) C++
13 3 (10.00%) Broadband
13 3 (10.00%) DSL

HSPA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing HSPA 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 HSPA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 25 (83.33%) Wireless
2 23 (76.67%) GSM
3 21 (70.00%) UMTS
4 20 (66.67%) 3G
4 20 (66.67%) CDMA2000
5 18 (60.00%) WiMAX
6 10 (33.33%) LTE
7 7 (23.33%) GPRS
8 6 (20.00%) 3GPP
9 4 (13.33%) Radio Access Network
10 3 (10.00%) WCDMA
10 3 (10.00%) DNS
10 3 (10.00%) Broadband
10 3 (10.00%) DSL
11 2 (6.67%) 2G
11 2 (6.67%) Firewall
11 2 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
11 2 (6.67%) VoIP
11 2 (6.67%) TCP/IP
11 2 (6.67%) VPN
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Bugzilla
General
1 25 (83.33%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.67%) Finance
3 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 16 (53.33%) Network Engineer
1 16 (53.33%) Radio Engineer
1 16 (53.33%) Radio Network Engineer
1 16 (53.33%) Network Optimisation Engineer
2 3 (10.00%) Consultant
3 2 (6.67%) C++ Software Developer
3 2 (6.67%) Field Support Engineer
3 2 (6.67%) C++ Developer
3 2 (6.67%) Network Consultant
3 2 (6.67%) Developer
3 2 (6.67%) Field Service Engineer
3 2 (6.67%) Support Engineer
3 2 (6.67%) Field Engineer
3 2 (6.67%) Software Developer
4 1 (3.33%) Test Leader
4 1 (3.33%) QA Leader
4 1 (3.33%) Project Manager
4 1 (3.33%) Software Engineer
4 1 (3.33%) Analyst
4 1 (3.33%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 21 (70.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.00%) Algorithms
3 2 (6.67%) Smartphone
4 1 (3.33%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (3.33%) Mobile Payment
4 1 (3.33%) User Experience
4 1 (3.33%) Smart Meter
4 1 (3.33%) Blackberry
4 1 (3.33%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.67%) Windows
2 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.33%) BlackBerry OS
3 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.33%) Android
3 1 (3.33%) Linux
3 1 (3.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (63.33%) Network Planning
2 18 (60.00%) Project Management
3 16 (53.33%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (10.00%) Signal Processing
4 3 (10.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (6.67%) ITSM
5 2 (6.67%) Benchmarking
5 2 (6.67%) Competitor Analysis
5 2 (6.67%) Financial Modelling
5 2 (6.67%) Product Management
5 2 (6.67%) Time Management
6 1 (3.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (3.33%) Analytics
6 1 (3.33%) Performance Engineering
6 1 (3.33%) Waterfall
6 1 (3.33%) Digital Signal Processing
6 1 (3.33%) V-Model
6 1 (3.33%) Market Research
6 1 (3.33%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.00%) C
1 3 (10.00%) C++
2 2 (6.67%) Python
3 1 (3.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 25 (83.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) SLA
2 1 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (6.67%) Terminal Services
2 1 (3.33%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.67%) BT
2 2 (6.67%) Citrix
3 1 (3.33%) Huawei
3 1 (3.33%) Ericsson
3 1 (3.33%) Nokia
3 1 (3.33%) HP
3 1 (3.33%) Intel
3 1 (3.33%) Perforce
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Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £270 - £300 per day + depending on experience
Posted: 3 days ago