The table below looks at the statistics for UMTS skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UMTS 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
Universal Mobile Telecommunications System (UMTS)
Rank 754 753 781
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +28
Permanent jobs citing UMTS 96 93 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.097% 0.097% 0.091%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.54% 0.56% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 34 78 83
Average salary £57,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,800 £37,500 £30,250
10% offered a salary of more than £125,000 £60,750 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +17.64%
UMTS
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

UMTS
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

UMTS Jobs Demand Trend in England

UMTS
Salary Trend in England

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

UMTS Salary Trend in England

UMTS
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UMTS across the England region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

UMTS Salary Histogram in England

UMTS
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing UMTS 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 -9 69 £50,000 - 11
London -4 19 £90,000 +94.59% 1
West Midlands -10 3 - - 1
North West -11 1 - -
UMTS
UK

UMTS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the 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.

1 187 (85.00%) GSM
2 155 (70.45%) Telecoms
3 119 (54.09%) LTE
4 113 (51.36%) Wireless
5 72 (32.73%) Degree
6 69 (31.36%) 3G
7 63 (28.64%) Marketing
8 61 (27.73%) Service Delivery
9 54 (24.55%) WiMAX
10 51 (23.18%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
11 50 (22.73%) 2G
11 50 (22.73%) Ericsson
12 48 (21.82%) GPRS
12 48 (21.82%) UNIX
13 43 (19.55%) Radio Access Network
14 38 (17.27%) SS7
15 37 (16.82%) Nokia
16 36 (16.36%) Analytical Skills
16 36 (16.36%) QA
17 35 (15.91%) RNC
17 35 (15.91%) Alcatel-Lucent
17 35 (15.91%) Change Management
18 34 (15.45%) Nortel
19 32 (14.55%) TIBCO
19 32 (14.55%) NDS
19 32 (14.55%) HND
19 32 (14.55%) Product Marketing
20 31 (14.09%) Huawei
20 31 (14.09%) Linux
20 31 (14.09%) HNC

UMTS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the 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.

Applications
1 6 (2.73%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.82%) MS Office
3 1 (0.45%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.36%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 187 (85.00%) GSM
2 119 (54.09%) LTE
3 113 (51.36%) Wireless
4 69 (31.36%) 3G
5 54 (24.55%) WiMAX
6 50 (22.73%) 2G
7 48 (21.82%) GPRS
8 43 (19.55%) Radio Access Network
9 38 (17.27%) SS7
10 35 (15.91%) RNC
11 31 (14.09%) ATM
12 27 (12.27%) CDMA
13 26 (11.82%) SDH
13 26 (11.82%) 3GPP
14 25 (11.36%) 4G
15 23 (10.45%) WCDMA
16 21 (9.55%) HSPA
16 21 (9.55%) Broadband
17 17 (7.73%) CDMA2000
17 17 (7.73%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (3.18%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 15 (6.82%) Trac
1 15 (6.82%) GCC
1 15 (6.82%) GDB
1 15 (6.82%) Subversion
2 2 (0.91%) CppUnit
2 2 (0.91%) Valgrind
3 1 (0.45%) CruiseControl
3 1 (0.45%) Jenkins
General
1 155 (70.45%) Telecoms
2 63 (28.64%) Marketing
3 5 (2.27%) Mandarin Language
4 3 (1.36%) Finance
5 1 (0.45%) Billing
5 1 (0.45%) Italian Language
5 1 (0.45%) Spanish Language
5 1 (0.45%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 30 (13.64%) Support Engineer
1 30 (13.64%) Network Engineer
2 28 (12.73%) Wireless Engineer
3 24 (10.91%) RAN Engineer
4 21 (9.55%) Technical Engineer
5 19 (8.64%) Account Manager
6 18 (8.18%) Software Engineer
7 17 (7.73%) Radio Engineer
8 16 (7.27%) Radio Network Engineer
8 16 (7.27%) Network Optimisation Engineer
9 15 (6.82%) Senior Software Engineer
10 12 (5.45%) Account Director
11 7 (3.18%) Core Network Engineer
11 7 (3.18%) Technical Support Engineer
11 7 (3.18%) Test Engineer
11 7 (3.18%) Technical Support
12 6 (2.73%) Developer
12 6 (2.73%) Network Administrator
12 6 (2.73%) Administrator
12 6 (2.73%) 3G Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (6.82%) STL
1 15 (6.82%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 7 (3.18%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 36 (16.36%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (9.55%) Computer Science
3 7 (3.18%) Device Driver
4 6 (2.73%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.36%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 3 (1.36%) VHDL
6 2 (0.91%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.45%) Smart Meter
7 1 (0.45%) Open Source
7 1 (0.45%) Handset
7 1 (0.45%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 48 (21.82%) UNIX
2 31 (14.09%) Linux
3 12 (5.45%) Windows
4 9 (4.09%) Windows NT
4 9 (4.09%) Windows 2000
5 1 (0.45%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.45%) BlackBerry OS
5 1 (0.45%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (27.73%) Service Delivery
2 35 (15.91%) Change Management
3 32 (14.55%) Product Marketing
4 23 (10.45%) Software Engineering
4 23 (10.45%) Project Management
5 22 (10.00%) Network Planning
6 16 (7.27%) Product Management
6 16 (7.27%) Performance Monitoring
6 16 (7.27%) OO
6 16 (7.27%) Service Management
7 15 (6.82%) OOD
7 15 (6.82%) Multithreading
8 10 (4.55%) Network Architecture
9 8 (3.64%) Performance Management
9 8 (3.64%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (3.18%) High Availability
10 7 (3.18%) Capacity Management
11 6 (2.73%) Capacity Planning
12 5 (2.27%) Requirements Management
12 5 (2.27%) OpenUP
Programming Languages
1 28 (12.73%) C++
2 17 (7.73%) C
3 11 (5.00%) Perl
3 11 (5.00%) Python
4 10 (4.55%) Bash Shell
5 8 (3.64%) Embedded C
6 7 (3.18%) Java
7 3 (1.36%) Embedded C++
7 3 (1.36%) Shell Script
8 2 (0.91%) SQL
Qualifications
1 72 (32.73%) Degree
2 32 (14.55%) HND
3 31 (14.09%) HNC
4 11 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (5.00%) CCNA
5 6 (2.73%) CCIE
5 6 (2.73%) CCNP
6 1 (0.45%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (16.36%) QA
2 21 (9.55%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (14.55%) NDS
2 6 (2.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.45%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (0.45%) NSN NetAct
1 1 (0.45%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.45%) Netcool
Vendors
1 51 (23.18%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 50 (22.73%) Ericsson
3 37 (16.82%) Nokia
4 35 (15.91%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 34 (15.45%) Nortel
6 32 (14.55%) TIBCO
7 31 (14.09%) Huawei
8 23 (10.45%) Cisco
9 19 (8.64%) Microsoft
10 9 (4.09%) Sybase
11 6 (2.73%) VMware
12 4 (1.82%) BT
12 4 (1.82%) Citrix
13 2 (0.91%) Coverity
14 1 (0.45%) Business Objects
14 1 (0.45%) HP
14 1 (0.45%) Intel
Newbury
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £270 - £300 per day + depending on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
EE
Posted: 4 days ago
Woking
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Stock, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
Optimus Search
Salary: £25000 - £60000 per annum + Pension/ Bonus/Share Options
Posted: 6 days ago
Weybridge
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £34000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Borehamwood
Everything Everywhere
Salary: Competitive + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago