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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Universal Mobile Telecommunications System (UMTS)
Rank 774 753 768
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +15
Permanent jobs citing UMTS 89 104 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.089% 0.11% 0.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.49% 0.62% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 36 77 86
Average salary £65,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £125,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
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
18163 16838 20270
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 18.21% 17.18% 20.08%
Number of salaries quoted 14710 13238 16651
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £62,500
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 27 February 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 27 February 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 -16 53 £50,000 - 17
London +18 24 £90,000 +80.00%
North West - 6 £45,000 - 1
West Midlands -16 2 - -
UMTS
UK

UMTS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 182 (83.87%) GSM
2 155 (71.43%) Telecoms
3 114 (52.53%) Wireless
4 108 (49.77%) LTE
5 83 (38.25%) Degree
6 73 (33.64%) Marketing
7 70 (32.26%) 3G
8 67 (30.88%) Service Delivery
9 61 (28.11%) WiMAX
10 56 (25.81%) Ericsson
11 52 (23.96%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
12 50 (23.04%) UNIX
12 50 (23.04%) 2G
13 47 (21.66%) Radio Access Network
13 47 (21.66%) Analytical Skills
14 46 (21.20%) GPRS
15 42 (19.35%) Nokia
16 41 (18.89%) SS7
16 41 (18.89%) RNC
16 41 (18.89%) QA
17 39 (17.97%) Nortel
18 36 (16.59%) Change Management
19 35 (16.13%) Alcatel-Lucent
20 34 (15.67%) Huawei
21 33 (15.21%) Product Marketing
21 33 (15.21%) TIBCO
21 33 (15.21%) NDS
21 33 (15.21%) HND
22 32 (14.75%) HNC
23 28 (12.90%) ATM

UMTS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 7 (3.23%) MS Office
1 7 (3.23%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.46%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 182 (83.87%) GSM
2 114 (52.53%) Wireless
3 108 (49.77%) LTE
4 70 (32.26%) 3G
5 61 (28.11%) WiMAX
6 50 (23.04%) 2G
7 47 (21.66%) Radio Access Network
8 46 (21.20%) GPRS
9 41 (18.89%) SS7
9 41 (18.89%) RNC
10 28 (12.90%) ATM
11 27 (12.44%) SDH
12 23 (10.60%) 3GPP
12 23 (10.60%) CDMA
12 23 (10.60%) 4G
13 22 (10.14%) HSPA
14 20 (9.22%) Broadband
15 19 (8.76%) LAN
15 19 (8.76%) WCDMA
15 19 (8.76%) CDMA2000
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (1.84%) MySQL
2 3 (1.38%) Oracle Database
3 2 (0.92%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (5.07%) Subversion
1 11 (5.07%) GCC
1 11 (5.07%) GDB
1 11 (5.07%) Trac
2 2 (0.92%) Visual Studio
General
1 155 (71.43%) Telecoms
2 73 (33.64%) Marketing
3 6 (2.76%) Electronics
4 4 (1.84%) Billing
5 3 (1.38%) Finance
6 1 (0.46%) Mandarin Language
6 1 (0.46%) Italian Language
6 1 (0.46%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 30 (13.82%) Wireless Engineer
2 27 (12.44%) Network Engineer
3 26 (11.98%) Support Engineer
3 26 (11.98%) RAN Engineer
4 19 (8.76%) Account Manager
4 19 (8.76%) Technical Engineer
5 18 (8.29%) Radio Engineer
6 17 (7.83%) Radio Network Engineer
6 17 (7.83%) Network Optimisation Engineer
7 12 (5.53%) Account Director
7 12 (5.53%) Software Engineer
8 11 (5.07%) Senior Software Engineer
9 7 (3.23%) Test Engineer
10 6 (2.76%) 3G Engineer
10 6 (2.76%) Technical Manager
10 6 (2.76%) Senior RAN Engineer
10 6 (2.76%) Technical Support Engineer
10 6 (2.76%) Technical Trainer
10 6 (2.76%) Sales Manager
10 6 (2.76%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (5.07%) STL
1 11 (5.07%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 4 (1.84%) Middleware
3 3 (1.38%) WAP
4 2 (0.92%) REST
4 2 (0.92%) ServiceStack
4 2 (0.92%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (0.92%) WinForms
4 2 (0.92%) WPF
4 2 (0.92%) Silverlight
4 2 (0.92%) Web Services
4 2 (0.92%) XML
4 2 (0.92%) .NET
4 2 (0.92%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 47 (21.66%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (11.98%) Computer Science
3 5 (2.30%) Management Information System
4 4 (1.84%) Device Driver
5 3 (1.38%) VHDL
5 3 (1.38%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 2 (0.92%) Smartphone
6 2 (0.92%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.46%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.46%) Handset
7 1 (0.46%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 50 (23.04%) UNIX
2 24 (11.06%) Linux
3 11 (5.07%) Windows
4 7 (3.23%) Windows 2000
4 7 (3.23%) Windows NT
5 3 (1.38%) Android
5 3 (1.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (1.38%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.92%) Windows Phone
6 2 (0.92%) Windows Phone 7
6 2 (0.92%) Windows CE
6 2 (0.92%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.46%) BlackBerry OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (30.88%) Service Delivery
2 36 (16.59%) Change Management
3 33 (15.21%) Product Marketing
4 21 (9.68%) Project Management
4 21 (9.68%) Network Planning
5 17 (7.83%) Performance Monitoring
6 16 (7.37%) Service Management
6 16 (7.37%) Product Management
7 14 (6.45%) Software Engineering
8 11 (5.07%) OO
8 11 (5.07%) OOD
8 11 (5.07%) Multithreading
9 7 (3.23%) Capacity Management
10 6 (2.76%) Network Architecture
10 6 (2.76%) Capacity Planning
10 6 (2.76%) Performance Management
11 5 (2.30%) OpenUP
11 5 (2.30%) Requirements Management
11 5 (2.30%) Test Strategy
12 4 (1.84%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 16 (7.37%) C++
2 14 (6.45%) C
3 5 (2.30%) Perl
3 5 (2.30%) Python
4 4 (1.84%) Embedded C
4 4 (1.84%) Java
4 4 (1.84%) Bash Shell
5 2 (0.92%) C#
5 2 (0.92%) SQL
6 1 (0.46%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 83 (38.25%) Degree
2 33 (15.21%) HND
3 32 (14.75%) HNC
4 9 (4.15%) CCNA
4 9 (4.15%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (1.84%) Postgraduate
5 4 (1.84%) CCIE
5 4 (1.84%) CCNP
6 2 (0.92%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (18.89%) QA
2 26 (11.98%) SLA
System Software
1 33 (15.21%) NDS
2 4 (1.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.46%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (0.46%) Netcool
1 1 (0.46%) NSN NetAct
1 1 (0.46%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 56 (25.81%) Ericsson
2 52 (23.96%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 42 (19.35%) Nokia
4 39 (17.97%) Nortel
5 35 (16.13%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 34 (15.67%) Huawei
7 33 (15.21%) TIBCO
8 19 (8.76%) Cisco
9 18 (8.29%) Microsoft
10 7 (3.23%) Sybase
10 7 (3.23%) VMware
11 4 (1.84%) HP
11 4 (1.84%) BT
12 3 (1.38%) Oracle
12 3 (1.38%) Red Hat
13 2 (0.92%) Apple
13 2 (0.92%) Citrix
14 1 (0.46%) Business Objects
14 1 (0.46%) Intel
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