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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Universal Mobile Telecommunications System (UMTS)
Rank 780 714 738
Rank change year-on-year
-66 +24
Permanent jobs citing UMTS 89 140 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.081% 0.14% 0.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.45% 0.77% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 52 78 118
Average salary £48,750 £50,000 £42,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +18.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,750 £34,700 £32,350
10% offered a salary of more than £67,250 £60,750 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £52,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-13.46% +30.00%
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
19575 18136 20292
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.89% 17.83% 18.35%
Number of salaries quoted 15648 14758 16868
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £63,500 £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 22 August 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 August 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 -43 56 £45,000 -13.46% 11
London -13 16 £65,000 +36.84% 2
East of England -15 8 £58,750 +6.81%
West Midlands - 5 £27,850 -
South West -22 1 - -
UMTS
UK

UMTS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 177 (86.76%) GSM
2 133 (65.20%) Telecoms
2 133 (65.20%) LTE
3 61 (29.90%) GPRS
4 55 (26.96%) Radio Access Network
5 53 (25.98%) Marketing
5 53 (25.98%) Degree
6 48 (23.53%) 3G
7 42 (20.59%) Linux
8 41 (20.10%) Software Engineering
9 38 (18.63%) C++
10 36 (17.65%) Wireless
10 36 (17.65%) 4G
11 34 (16.67%) Windows
11 34 (16.67%) 2G
12 32 (15.69%) SS7
13 31 (15.20%) UNIX
13 31 (15.20%) SQL
14 29 (14.22%) OO
15 28 (13.73%) SMS
15 28 (13.73%) Change Management
16 27 (13.24%) Computer Science
17 26 (12.75%) C#
17 26 (12.75%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
18 25 (12.25%) 3GPP
19 24 (11.76%) WCDMA
19 24 (11.76%) NDS
19 24 (11.76%) Service Delivery
19 24 (11.76%) TIBCO
19 24 (11.76%) Alcatel-Lucent

UMTS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 16 (7.84%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.98%) MS Visio
2 2 (0.98%) MS Project
2 2 (0.98%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 177 (86.76%) GSM
2 133 (65.20%) LTE
3 61 (29.90%) GPRS
4 55 (26.96%) Radio Access Network
5 48 (23.53%) 3G
6 36 (17.65%) Wireless
6 36 (17.65%) 4G
7 34 (16.67%) 2G
8 32 (15.69%) SS7
9 28 (13.73%) SMS
10 25 (12.25%) 3GPP
11 24 (11.76%) WCDMA
12 22 (10.78%) LAN
13 16 (7.84%) Internet
14 15 (7.35%) RTP
14 15 (7.35%) VoIP
15 14 (6.86%) PBX
15 14 (6.86%) TCP/IP
15 14 (6.86%) Broadband
15 14 (6.86%) RANAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (2.94%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.45%) MySQL
3 4 (1.96%) Big Data
4 3 (1.47%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.49%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 14 (6.86%) Subversion
1 14 (6.86%) GCC
1 14 (6.86%) GDB
1 14 (6.86%) Trac
2 4 (1.96%) Valgrind
2 4 (1.96%) CppUnit
3 3 (1.47%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.98%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.98%) CruiseControl
5 1 (0.49%) ClearCase
5 1 (0.49%) ClearQuest
General
1 133 (65.20%) Telecoms
2 53 (25.98%) Marketing
3 19 (9.31%) Electronics
4 11 (5.39%) Billing
5 5 (2.45%) Aerospace
5 5 (2.45%) Mandarin Language
6 4 (1.96%) Advertising
7 1 (0.49%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.49%) German Language
Job Titles
1 35 (17.16%) Software Engineer
2 27 (13.24%) Support Engineer
3 18 (8.82%) Network Engineer
4 16 (7.84%) Developer
5 14 (6.86%) Technical Engineer
5 14 (6.86%) Sales Manager
6 12 (5.88%) Network Manager
6 12 (5.88%) Technical Manager
7 10 (4.90%) Systems Engineer
7 10 (4.90%) Performance Manager
7 10 (4.90%) C# Developer
8 9 (4.41%) Technical Support Engineer
8 9 (4.41%) Senior Software Engineer
8 9 (4.41%) C++ Software Engineer
8 9 (4.41%) Core Network Engineer
8 9 (4.41%) Technical Support
9 8 (3.92%) Test Engineer
9 8 (3.92%) Service Manager
10 7 (3.43%) .NET Developer
10 7 (3.43%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (9.80%) .NET
2 19 (9.31%) WPF
3 16 (7.84%) LINQ
4 14 (6.86%) STL
4 14 (6.86%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 10 (4.90%) ASP.NET MVC
5 10 (4.90%) ASP.NET
6 9 (4.41%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 8 (3.92%) jQuery
8 7 (3.43%) HTML
8 7 (3.43%) CSS
8 7 (3.43%) XML
8 7 (3.43%) HTML5
9 4 (1.96%) Middleware
9 4 (1.96%) Ajax
9 4 (1.96%) WinForms
10 3 (1.47%) Silverlight
10 3 (1.47%) SOAP
10 3 (1.47%) Web Services
10 3 (1.47%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 27 (13.24%) Computer Science
2 11 (5.39%) Smartphone
3 9 (4.41%) Management Information System
4 6 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (1.96%) Device Driver
6 3 (1.47%) N-Tier
7 2 (0.98%) Open Source
7 2 (0.98%) Smart Meter
7 2 (0.98%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.49%) Handset
8 1 (0.49%) PDA
8 1 (0.49%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.49%) Machine to Machine
Operating Systems
1 42 (20.59%) Linux
2 34 (16.67%) Windows
3 31 (15.20%) UNIX
4 4 (1.96%) Windows NT
4 4 (1.96%) Solaris
4 4 (1.96%) Windows 2000
5 3 (1.47%) Windows Mobile
5 3 (1.47%) Android
5 3 (1.47%) Windows CE
6 2 (0.98%) Windows Phone 7
6 2 (0.98%) Windows Phone
6 2 (0.98%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.49%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (0.49%) VxWorks
7 1 (0.49%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (20.10%) Software Engineering
2 29 (14.22%) OO
3 28 (13.73%) Change Management
4 24 (11.76%) Service Delivery
4 24 (11.76%) Product Marketing
5 20 (9.80%) Network Planning
5 20 (9.80%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (8.33%) OOD
7 13 (6.37%) Service Management
8 11 (5.39%) UML
8 11 (5.39%) Network Architecture
9 10 (4.90%) Product Management
9 10 (4.90%) Performance Management
9 10 (4.90%) MVC
10 9 (4.41%) Project Management
11 8 (3.92%) Configuration Management
11 8 (3.92%) Web Development
12 6 (2.94%) Performance Analysis
12 6 (2.94%) B2B
12 6 (2.94%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 38 (18.63%) C++
2 31 (15.20%) SQL
3 26 (12.75%) C#
4 19 (9.31%) C
5 16 (7.84%) Python
6 10 (4.90%) Perl
7 9 (4.41%) Java
8 8 (3.92%) JavaScript
9 7 (3.43%) Bash Shell
10 5 (2.45%) Embedded C
11 4 (1.96%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.49%) TTCN
12 1 (0.49%) Erlang
12 1 (0.49%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 53 (25.98%) Degree
2 23 (11.27%) HNC
2 23 (11.27%) HND
3 10 (4.90%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (3.92%) CCNP
5 7 (3.43%) CCNA
6 5 (2.45%) CCIE
7 4 (1.96%) ISEB
8 3 (1.47%) ISTQB
8 3 (1.47%) Security Cleared
8 3 (1.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (0.98%) Postgraduate
9 2 (0.98%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.49%) ISEB Practitioner
10 1 (0.49%) CCENT
10 1 (0.49%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.90%) QA
2 6 (2.94%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (11.76%) NDS
2 2 (0.98%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (3.43%) Netcool
2 2 (0.98%) NSN NetAct
3 1 (0.49%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 26 (12.75%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 24 (11.76%) TIBCO
2 24 (11.76%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 22 (10.78%) Cisco
4 20 (9.80%) Oracle
5 11 (5.39%) Microsoft
6 7 (3.43%) Citrix
7 6 (2.94%) Business Objects
7 6 (2.94%) Huawei
8 4 (1.96%) Coverity
8 4 (1.96%) HP
8 4 (1.96%) Sybase
8 4 (1.96%) JBoss
8 4 (1.96%) VMware
9 3 (1.47%) Ericsson
10 2 (0.98%) F5
10 2 (0.98%) Apple
11 1 (0.49%) Anite
11 1 (0.49%) Agilent
11 1 (0.49%) Motorola
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