The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Universal Mobile Telecommunications System (UMTS)
Rank 776 739 519
Rank change year-on-year
-37 -220
Permanent jobs citing UMTS 126 124 406
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.12% 0.34%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.64% 0.58% 1.91%
Number of salaries quoted 71 90 284
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year
- +9.09%
Communications & Networking Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
19540 21218 21275
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.09% 20.02% 17.97%
Number of salaries quoted 15531 17216 17879
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
UMTS
UK

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 16 April 2014.

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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
South East -11 72 £50,000 +5.26% 8
South West +9 17 £44,750 -0.55% 1
East of England -2 17 £40,000 -23.80% 2
London -55 16 £41,250 +3.12% 4
North West +1 3 £41,500 +3.75%
West Midlands -1 1 £45,000 +66.66%
UMTS
UK

UMTS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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.

1 189 (84.38%) GSM
2 158 (70.54%) LTE
3 155 (69.20%) Telecoms
4 90 (40.18%) GPRS
5 79 (35.27%) Degree
6 60 (26.79%) Wireless
7 54 (24.11%) Software Engineering
8 51 (22.77%) C++
9 50 (22.32%) Radio Access Network
10 45 (20.09%) OO
11 44 (19.64%) 3G
12 42 (18.75%) Windows
13 39 (17.41%) 4G
14 36 (16.07%) Linux
14 36 (16.07%) Cisco
15 35 (15.63%) SQL
16 32 (14.29%) MS Excel
17 29 (12.95%) PBX
17 29 (12.95%) VoIP
17 29 (12.95%) Asterisk PBX
18 28 (12.50%) Performance Engineering
18 28 (12.50%) 3GPP
19 26 (11.61%) OOD
19 26 (11.61%) STL
20 25 (11.16%) C#
20 25 (11.16%) RTP
20 25 (11.16%) WCDMA
20 25 (11.16%) Microsoft
20 25 (11.16%) RANAP
20 25 (11.16%) Computer Science

UMTS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 32 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.57%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.34%) MS Project
4 2 (0.89%) MS Office
5 1 (0.45%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.89%) SAP CRM
Communications & Networking
1 189 (84.38%) GSM
2 158 (70.54%) LTE
3 90 (40.18%) GPRS
4 60 (26.79%) Wireless
5 50 (22.32%) Radio Access Network
6 44 (19.64%) 3G
7 39 (17.41%) 4G
8 29 (12.95%) PBX
8 29 (12.95%) VoIP
8 29 (12.95%) Asterisk PBX
9 28 (12.50%) 3GPP
10 25 (11.16%) RTP
10 25 (11.16%) WCDMA
10 25 (11.16%) RANAP
11 21 (9.38%) 2G
11 21 (9.38%) GGSN
11 21 (9.38%) SGSN
11 21 (9.38%) HSPA
12 14 (6.25%) CDMA
13 12 (5.36%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.23%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.79%) Big Data
3 3 (1.34%) MySQL
3 3 (1.34%) SQLite
4 1 (0.45%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.45%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 23 (10.27%) Subversion
1 23 (10.27%) Trac
1 23 (10.27%) GCC
1 23 (10.27%) GDB
2 5 (2.23%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.89%) Log4Net
4 1 (0.45%) ClearCase
4 1 (0.45%) LabVIEW
General
1 155 (69.20%) Telecoms
2 24 (10.71%) Marketing
3 17 (7.59%) Electronics
4 5 (2.23%) Advertising
4 5 (2.23%) Multimedia
5 2 (0.89%) German Language
5 2 (0.89%) Aerospace
5 2 (0.89%) Finance
6 1 (0.45%) Billing
6 1 (0.45%) Russian Language
6 1 (0.45%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 47 (20.98%) Software Engineer
2 26 (11.61%) Support Engineer
3 22 (9.82%) C++ Software Engineer
4 19 (8.48%) Developer
5 16 (7.14%) Network Engineer
6 15 (6.70%) Test Engineer
7 13 (5.80%) Core Network Engineer
8 11 (4.91%) Systems Engineer
8 11 (4.91%) Software Developer
8 11 (4.91%) Performance Manager
8 11 (4.91%) RF Engineer
9 10 (4.46%) C++ Developer
10 9 (4.02%) Architect
10 9 (4.02%) Consultant
10 9 (4.02%) Radio Engineer
10 9 (4.02%) Engineering Manager
11 8 (3.57%) Software Development Engineer
11 8 (3.57%) Development Engineer
12 7 (3.13%) Software Engineering Manager
12 7 (3.13%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (11.61%) STL
2 24 (10.71%) .NET
3 23 (10.27%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 21 (9.38%) WPF
5 16 (7.14%) LINQ
6 10 (4.46%) Web Services
7 8 (3.57%) XML
8 7 (3.13%) WinForms
9 5 (2.23%) REST
9 5 (2.23%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 5 (2.23%) SOAP
9 5 (2.23%) Silverlight
10 3 (1.34%) ASP.NET
11 2 (0.89%) WCF
11 2 (0.89%) .NET Framework
11 2 (0.89%) NHibernate
11 2 (0.89%) Middleware
11 2 (0.89%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 2 (0.89%) Castle Windsor
11 2 (0.89%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 25 (11.16%) Computer Science
2 12 (5.36%) Enterprise Software
3 11 (4.91%) Handset
4 6 (2.68%) Management Information System
5 5 (2.23%) Wiki
6 4 (1.79%) N-Tier
6 4 (1.79%) Smart Meter
7 3 (1.34%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.89%) Smartphone
8 2 (0.89%) Inversion of Control
9 1 (0.45%) iPhone
9 1 (0.45%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.45%) PDA
9 1 (0.45%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 42 (18.75%) Windows
2 36 (16.07%) Linux
3 15 (6.70%) UNIX
4 7 (3.13%) Solaris
5 6 (2.68%) Android
6 5 (2.23%) Windows CE
6 5 (2.23%) Windows Mobile
7 4 (1.79%) Windows Phone
7 4 (1.79%) Apple iOS
8 3 (1.34%) Windows 2000 Server
8 3 (1.34%) Windows Phone 7
8 3 (1.34%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.45%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.45%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.45%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (24.11%) Software Engineering
2 45 (20.09%) OO
3 28 (12.50%) Performance Engineering
4 26 (11.61%) OOD
5 22 (9.82%) Product Management
6 20 (8.93%) Network Planning
7 18 (8.04%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (7.14%) Service Management
9 12 (5.36%) Continuous Improvement
10 11 (4.91%) B2B
10 11 (4.91%) Resource Management
10 11 (4.91%) Service Delivery
11 10 (4.46%) Change Management
11 10 (4.46%) Configuration Management
12 8 (3.57%) Performance Management
13 7 (3.13%) Project Management
14 6 (2.68%) Statistical Analysis
14 6 (2.68%) Validation
14 6 (2.68%) Product Marketing
14 6 (2.68%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 51 (22.77%) C++
2 35 (15.63%) SQL
3 25 (11.16%) C#
4 15 (6.70%) C
5 14 (6.25%) Java
6 11 (4.91%) Python
7 6 (2.68%) TTCN
8 5 (2.23%) Perl
8 5 (2.23%) Tcl
9 3 (1.34%) Shell Script
10 2 (0.89%) ABAP
11 1 (0.45%) F#
11 1 (0.45%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.45%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.45%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 79 (35.27%) Degree
2 6 (2.68%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (1.79%) CCNA
3 4 (1.79%) ISEB
3 4 (1.79%) HND
4 3 (1.34%) HNC
4 3 (1.34%) CCNP
4 3 (1.34%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.89%) ISEB Practitioner
5 2 (0.89%) Postgraduate
5 2 (0.89%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.45%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.45%) MCP
6 1 (0.45%) PhD
6 1 (0.45%) PMP
6 1 (0.45%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.91%) QA
2 8 (3.57%) SLA
3 2 (0.89%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (3.57%) NDS
2 1 (0.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (3.13%) Netcool
2 2 (0.89%) NSN NetAct
3 1 (0.45%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 36 (16.07%) Cisco
2 25 (11.16%) Microsoft
3 21 (9.38%) Oracle
4 14 (6.25%) Huawei
5 10 (4.46%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
6 8 (3.57%) TIBCO
6 8 (3.57%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 6 (2.68%) Business Objects
8 5 (2.23%) Perforce
8 5 (2.23%) Agilent
9 4 (1.79%) VMware
9 4 (1.79%) HP
9 4 (1.79%) Apple
9 4 (1.79%) Ericsson
9 4 (1.79%) JBoss
10 3 (1.34%) Opsware
10 3 (1.34%) F5
11 2 (0.89%) Anite
11 2 (0.89%) Infragistics
11 2 (0.89%) Motorola
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