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 22 July 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Universal Mobile Telecommunications System (UMTS)
Rank 781 712 692
Rank change year-on-year
-69 -20
Permanent jobs citing UMTS 89 129 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.083% 0.13% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.47% 0.69% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 44 84 157
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £27,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £50,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +19.04%
Communications & Networking Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
18891 18773 19872
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.55% 18.43% 17.82%
Number of salaries quoted 15248 15227 16649
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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 22 July 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 22 July 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
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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 -17 54 £47,500 -8.65% 11
London -30 25 £65,000 +36.84% 1
West Midlands +13 3 £27,850 +3.14%
East of England -34 3 £40,000 -27.27% 1
East Midlands -9 2 - -
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UMTS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 July 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.

1 187 (87.79%) GSM
2 141 (66.20%) LTE
3 137 (64.32%) Telecoms
4 72 (33.80%) GPRS
5 61 (28.64%) Degree
6 59 (27.70%) Radio Access Network
7 51 (23.94%) Marketing
8 48 (22.54%) 3G
9 44 (20.66%) Linux
10 42 (19.72%) Software Engineering
11 40 (18.78%) Wireless
11 40 (18.78%) C++
12 37 (17.37%) 4G
13 34 (15.96%) Windows
14 32 (15.02%) OO
14 32 (15.02%) SQL
15 30 (14.08%) 2G
16 28 (13.15%) C#
17 26 (12.21%) UNIX
17 26 (12.21%) WCDMA
17 26 (12.21%) Cisco
17 26 (12.21%) Computer Science
18 25 (11.74%) SS7
18 25 (11.74%) SMS
19 24 (11.27%) Change Management
20 23 (10.80%) 3GPP
20 23 (10.80%) LAN
20 23 (10.80%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
21 22 (10.33%) .NET
21 22 (10.33%) Electronics

UMTS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 18 (8.45%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.35%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.94%) MS Project
3 2 (0.94%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 187 (87.79%) GSM
2 141 (66.20%) LTE
3 72 (33.80%) GPRS
4 59 (27.70%) Radio Access Network
5 48 (22.54%) 3G
6 40 (18.78%) Wireless
7 37 (17.37%) 4G
8 30 (14.08%) 2G
9 26 (12.21%) WCDMA
10 25 (11.74%) SS7
10 25 (11.74%) SMS
11 23 (10.80%) 3GPP
11 23 (10.80%) LAN
12 18 (8.45%) GGSN
12 18 (8.45%) SGSN
13 17 (7.98%) RANAP
13 17 (7.98%) PBX
13 17 (7.98%) VoIP
13 17 (7.98%) RTP
13 17 (7.98%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (2.82%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.88%) Big Data
3 3 (1.41%) MySQL
3 3 (1.41%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.47%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 17 (7.98%) Subversion
1 17 (7.98%) GCC
1 17 (7.98%) GDB
1 17 (7.98%) Trac
2 3 (1.41%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.94%) Valgrind
3 2 (0.94%) CppUnit
4 1 (0.47%) CruiseControl
4 1 (0.47%) Jenkins
General
1 137 (64.32%) Telecoms
2 51 (23.94%) Marketing
3 22 (10.33%) Electronics
4 11 (5.16%) Billing
5 5 (2.35%) Aerospace
5 5 (2.35%) Advertising
6 4 (1.88%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.47%) German Language
7 1 (0.47%) Finance
Job Titles
1 38 (17.84%) Software Engineer
2 26 (12.21%) Support Engineer
3 19 (8.92%) Network Engineer
4 15 (7.04%) Developer
5 14 (6.57%) Sales Manager
6 13 (6.10%) Test Engineer
6 13 (6.10%) C++ Software Engineer
7 12 (5.63%) Technical Manager
7 12 (5.63%) Core Network Engineer
8 11 (5.16%) Systems Engineer
9 10 (4.69%) Performance Manager
10 9 (4.23%) Network Manager
10 9 (4.23%) C# Developer
10 9 (4.23%) Architect
11 7 (3.29%) Technical Support Engineer
11 7 (3.29%) .NET Developer
11 7 (3.29%) Technical Engineer
11 7 (3.29%) Software Development Engineer
11 7 (3.29%) Technical Support
11 7 (3.29%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (10.33%) .NET
2 20 (9.39%) WPF
3 17 (7.98%) LINQ
3 17 (7.98%) STL
3 17 (7.98%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 9 (4.23%) ASP.NET
4 9 (4.23%) ASP.NET MVC
5 8 (3.76%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 7 (3.29%) jQuery
6 7 (3.29%) XML
7 6 (2.82%) HTML5
7 6 (2.82%) Web Services
7 6 (2.82%) HTML
7 6 (2.82%) CSS
8 4 (1.88%) WinForms
9 3 (1.41%) Ajax
9 3 (1.41%) Silverlight
9 3 (1.41%) SOAP
9 3 (1.41%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 3 (1.41%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 26 (12.21%) Computer Science
2 11 (5.16%) Smartphone
3 8 (3.76%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (2.82%) Management Information System
5 4 (1.88%) Handset
6 3 (1.41%) Wiki
6 3 (1.41%) Client/Server
6 3 (1.41%) N-Tier
7 2 (0.94%) Smart Meter
7 2 (0.94%) Device Driver
8 1 (0.47%) PDA
8 1 (0.47%) Machine to Machine
8 1 (0.47%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 44 (20.66%) Linux
2 34 (15.96%) Windows
3 26 (12.21%) UNIX
4 7 (3.29%) Solaris
5 3 (1.41%) Windows Mobile
5 3 (1.41%) Windows CE
5 3 (1.41%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (1.41%) Android
5 3 (1.41%) Windows 2000 Server
6 2 (0.94%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.94%) Windows Phone 7
6 2 (0.94%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.47%) Windows 2000
7 1 (0.47%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (19.72%) Software Engineering
2 32 (15.02%) OO
3 24 (11.27%) Change Management
4 21 (9.86%) Service Delivery
5 20 (9.39%) OOD
5 20 (9.39%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (9.39%) Product Marketing
6 19 (8.92%) Network Planning
7 18 (8.45%) Service Management
8 14 (6.57%) Product Management
9 11 (5.16%) B2B
9 11 (5.16%) UML
10 9 (4.23%) MVC
10 9 (4.23%) Configuration Management
10 9 (4.23%) Performance Engineering
11 8 (3.76%) Performance Management
12 7 (3.29%) Web Development
13 5 (2.35%) Test Scripting
13 5 (2.35%) Programme Management
13 5 (2.35%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 40 (18.78%) C++
2 32 (15.02%) SQL
3 28 (13.15%) C#
4 19 (8.92%) C
5 15 (7.04%) Python
6 10 (4.69%) Java
7 7 (3.29%) JavaScript
8 6 (2.82%) Perl
9 4 (1.88%) TTCN
9 4 (1.88%) Shell Script
9 4 (1.88%) Tcl
10 3 (1.41%) Bash Shell
11 2 (0.94%) Embedded C
12 1 (0.47%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 61 (28.64%) Degree
2 19 (8.92%) HNC
2 19 (8.92%) HND
3 11 (5.16%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (3.76%) CCNA
5 7 (3.29%) CCNP
6 6 (2.82%) ISEB
7 5 (2.35%) ISTQB
8 4 (1.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 3 (1.41%) Security Cleared
9 3 (1.41%) CCIE
10 2 (0.94%) Postgraduate
10 2 (0.94%) ISEB Practitioner
10 2 (0.94%) SC Cleared
11 1 (0.47%) CCENT
11 1 (0.47%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.16%) QA
2 8 (3.76%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (9.39%) NDS
2 2 (0.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (3.29%) Netcool
2 2 (0.94%) NSN NetAct
3 1 (0.47%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 26 (12.21%) Cisco
2 23 (10.80%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 21 (9.86%) Oracle
4 20 (9.39%) TIBCO
4 20 (9.39%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 10 (4.69%) Microsoft
6 8 (3.76%) Huawei
7 6 (2.82%) Business Objects
7 6 (2.82%) HP
8 5 (2.35%) VMware
8 5 (2.35%) Citrix
9 4 (1.88%) JBoss
9 4 (1.88%) Ericsson
10 3 (1.41%) Perforce
10 3 (1.41%) F5
10 3 (1.41%) Opsware
11 2 (0.94%) Coverity
11 2 (0.94%) ZTE
11 2 (0.94%) Motorola
11 2 (0.94%) Apple
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