The table below looks at the statistics for HSPA skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HSPA over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
High Speed Packet Access (HSPA)
Rank 909 937 971
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +34
Permanent jobs citing HSPA 18 11 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.019% 0.011% 0.003%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.11% 0.059% 0.015%
Number of salaries quoted 17 5 2
Median salary £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +5.00%
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £30,500 £27,650
% change year-on-year
+80.32% +10.30%
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
16772 18793 19652
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.41% 18.26% 17.41%
Number of salaries quoted 14052 14978 15631
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,597 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

HSPA
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing HSPA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing HSPA across the England region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016.

HSPA Salary Histogram in England

HSPA
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HSPA within the England region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +31 12 £60,000 +96.72%
London +7 5 £65,000 +8.33%
South West - 1 £55,000 -
HSPA
UK

HSPA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, IT jobs citing HSPA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for HSPA.

1 25 (100.00%) 3G
2 20 (80.00%) Firewall
3 16 (64.00%) Microsoft
4 15 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (52.00%) LTE
5 13 (52.00%) MS Office
5 13 (52.00%) MS Excel
5 13 (52.00%) Telecoms
6 12 (48.00%) ITSM
6 12 (48.00%) BT
6 12 (48.00%) DSL
6 12 (48.00%) Windows
6 12 (48.00%) MS Exchange
6 12 (48.00%) VoIP
6 12 (48.00%) TCP/IP
6 12 (48.00%) VPN
6 12 (48.00%) DNS
6 12 (48.00%) SLA
6 12 (48.00%) Citrix
6 12 (48.00%) Active Directory
6 12 (48.00%) Terminal Services
6 12 (48.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (48.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 12 (48.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (40.00%) Project Management
8 9 (36.00%) Network Design
8 9 (36.00%) 2G
9 8 (32.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (32.00%) Web 2.0
9 8 (32.00%) Performance Management

HSPA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (48.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 12 (48.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (12.00%) Apache
2 3 (12.00%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 13 (52.00%) MS Excel
1 13 (52.00%) MS Office
2 1 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (4.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (12.00%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (12.00%) Amazon S3
1 3 (12.00%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (12.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 25 (100.00%) 3G
2 20 (80.00%) Firewall
3 13 (52.00%) LTE
4 12 (48.00%) DNS
4 12 (48.00%) DSL
4 12 (48.00%) TCP/IP
4 12 (48.00%) VoIP
4 12 (48.00%) VPN
5 9 (36.00%) 2G
6 8 (32.00%) 4G
6 8 (32.00%) GPRS
6 8 (32.00%) Internet
7 4 (16.00%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (4.00%) GSM
8 1 (4.00%) HTTPS
8 1 (4.00%) Radio Access Network
8 1 (4.00%) WCDMA
8 1 (4.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) Hadoop
General
1 13 (52.00%) Telecoms
2 7 (28.00%) Automotive
2 7 (28.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 12 (48.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
1 12 (48.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
1 12 (48.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 12 (48.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 12 (48.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 12 (48.00%) Field Engineer
1 12 (48.00%) Field Support Engineer
1 12 (48.00%) Support Engineer
2 8 (32.00%) Architect
3 4 (16.00%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) BSS Architect
4 3 (12.00%) Field Service Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (8.00%) BSS Solutions Architect
5 2 (8.00%) Cloud Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
5 2 (8.00%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Designer
6 1 (4.00%) LTE Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (32.00%) HTML
1 8 (32.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (32.00%) Web 2.0
3 7 (28.00%) Algorithms
3 7 (28.00%) Machine to Machine
4 3 (12.00%) Public Cloud
4 3 (12.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 12 (48.00%) Windows
1 12 (48.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 12 (48.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) ITSM
2 10 (40.00%) Project Management
3 9 (36.00%) Network Design
4 8 (32.00%) Performance Management
4 8 (32.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (24.00%) PRINCE2
6 3 (12.00%) Analytics
6 3 (12.00%) Data Visualisation
6 3 (12.00%) Software Engineering
6 3 (12.00%) Statistical Modelling
7 1 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (4.00%) High Availability
7 1 (4.00%) Network Planning
Programming Languages
1 6 (24.00%) C
2 3 (12.00%) Java
2 3 (12.00%) MATLAB
2 3 (12.00%) Python
3 2 (8.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (24.00%) CCIE
1 6 (24.00%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (24.00%) Degree
2 3 (12.00%) PhD
3 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (48.00%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (48.00%) Active Directory
1 12 (48.00%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 16 (64.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (48.00%) BT
2 12 (48.00%) Citrix
3 3 (12.00%) Google
4 1 (4.00%) Actix
4 1 (4.00%) Ericsson
4 1 (4.00%) Huawei
4 1 (4.00%) Nokia
4 1 (4.00%) Nortel