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 29 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Universal Mobile Telecommunications System (UMTS)
Rank 796 719 701
Rank change year-on-year
-77 -18
Permanent jobs citing UMTS 92 125 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.084% 0.12% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.48% 0.67% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 46 77 146
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £27,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,250 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £52,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-18.26% +23.80%
Communications & Networking Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
19304 18705 19901
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.67% 18.38% 17.89%
Number of salaries quoted 15578 15128 16656
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
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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 29 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 29 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
(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 -15 57 £46,250 -11.05% 12
London -24 21 £65,000 +36.84% 1
East of England -20 6 £50,000 -9.09%
West Midlands +4 3 £27,850 +3.14%
East Midlands 0 2 - -
South West -16 1 - -
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UMTS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 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.

1 186 (87.74%) GSM
2 138 (65.09%) LTE
3 134 (63.21%) Telecoms
4 73 (34.43%) GPRS
5 61 (28.77%) Degree
6 59 (27.83%) Radio Access Network
7 55 (25.94%) Marketing
8 46 (21.70%) 3G
9 42 (19.81%) Wireless
9 42 (19.81%) Linux
10 41 (19.34%) Software Engineering
11 38 (17.92%) C++
12 37 (17.45%) 4G
13 36 (16.98%) Windows
14 32 (15.09%) SQL
15 30 (14.15%) OO
15 30 (14.15%) UNIX
15 30 (14.15%) 2G
16 29 (13.68%) SS7
17 28 (13.21%) 3GPP
17 28 (13.21%) WCDMA
18 27 (12.74%) SMS
18 27 (12.74%) C#
18 27 (12.74%) Computer Science
19 26 (12.26%) Change Management
20 25 (11.79%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
21 24 (11.32%) Cisco
22 23 (10.85%) Service Delivery
22 23 (10.85%) LAN
23 22 (10.38%) NDS

UMTS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 17 (8.02%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.42%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.94%) MS Project
3 2 (0.94%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.83%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 186 (87.74%) GSM
2 138 (65.09%) LTE
3 73 (34.43%) GPRS
4 59 (27.83%) Radio Access Network
5 46 (21.70%) 3G
6 42 (19.81%) Wireless
7 37 (17.45%) 4G
8 30 (14.15%) 2G
9 29 (13.68%) SS7
10 28 (13.21%) 3GPP
10 28 (13.21%) WCDMA
11 27 (12.74%) SMS
12 23 (10.85%) LAN
13 19 (8.96%) GGSN
13 19 (8.96%) SGSN
14 17 (8.02%) VoIP
15 16 (7.55%) RTP
16 15 (7.08%) RANAP
16 15 (7.08%) Asterisk PBX
16 15 (7.08%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (2.83%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.89%) Big Data
3 3 (1.42%) Oracle Database
3 3 (1.42%) MySQL
4 1 (0.47%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 15 (7.08%) Subversion
1 15 (7.08%) GCC
1 15 (7.08%) GDB
1 15 (7.08%) Trac
2 3 (1.42%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.94%) CppUnit
3 2 (0.94%) Valgrind
4 1 (0.47%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.47%) ClearCase
4 1 (0.47%) ClearQuest
4 1 (0.47%) CruiseControl
General
1 134 (63.21%) Telecoms
2 55 (25.94%) Marketing
3 22 (10.38%) Electronics
4 11 (5.19%) Billing
5 5 (2.36%) Aerospace
5 5 (2.36%) Advertising
6 4 (1.89%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.47%) Finance
7 1 (0.47%) Mandarin Language
7 1 (0.47%) German Language
Job Titles
1 38 (17.92%) Software Engineer
2 25 (11.79%) Support Engineer
3 23 (10.85%) Network Engineer
4 15 (7.08%) Developer
5 14 (6.60%) Test Engineer
5 14 (6.60%) Sales Manager
5 14 (6.60%) Core Network Engineer
6 12 (5.66%) Technical Manager
6 12 (5.66%) C++ Software Engineer
7 10 (4.72%) Systems Engineer
7 10 (4.72%) C# Developer
7 10 (4.72%) Performance Manager
8 9 (4.25%) Network Manager
8 9 (4.25%) Technical Engineer
9 8 (3.77%) Technical Support Engineer
9 8 (3.77%) Technical Support
9 8 (3.77%) Architect
10 7 (3.30%) Senior Developer
10 7 (3.30%) .NET Developer
10 7 (3.30%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (9.91%) .NET
2 20 (9.43%) WPF
3 17 (8.02%) LINQ
4 15 (7.08%) STL
4 15 (7.08%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 10 (4.72%) ASP.NET MVC
5 10 (4.72%) ASP.NET
6 9 (4.25%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 8 (3.77%) jQuery
8 7 (3.30%) XML
8 7 (3.30%) CSS
8 7 (3.30%) HTML
8 7 (3.30%) HTML5
9 4 (1.89%) Web Services
9 4 (1.89%) WinForms
9 4 (1.89%) Ajax
10 3 (1.42%) Silverlight
10 3 (1.42%) SOAP
10 3 (1.42%) REST
10 3 (1.42%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 27 (12.74%) Computer Science
2 11 (5.19%) Smartphone
3 8 (3.77%) Management Information System
4 7 (3.30%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (1.42%) Handset
5 3 (1.42%) Client/Server
5 3 (1.42%) N-Tier
6 2 (0.94%) Device Driver
6 2 (0.94%) Smart Meter
7 1 (0.47%) Open Source
7 1 (0.47%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.47%) Machine to Machine
7 1 (0.47%) PDA
7 1 (0.47%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 42 (19.81%) Linux
2 36 (16.98%) Windows
3 30 (14.15%) UNIX
4 7 (3.30%) Solaris
5 3 (1.42%) Windows 2000
5 3 (1.42%) Windows NT
5 3 (1.42%) Windows CE
5 3 (1.42%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (1.42%) Windows Mobile
5 3 (1.42%) Android
5 3 (1.42%) Windows 2000 Server
6 2 (0.94%) Windows Phone 7
6 2 (0.94%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.94%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.47%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (19.34%) Software Engineering
2 30 (14.15%) OO
3 26 (12.26%) Change Management
4 23 (10.85%) Service Delivery
5 22 (10.38%) Product Marketing
6 20 (9.43%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (8.49%) Network Planning
7 18 (8.49%) OOD
7 18 (8.49%) Service Management
8 13 (6.13%) Product Management
9 11 (5.19%) UML
9 11 (5.19%) B2B
10 10 (4.72%) MVC
10 10 (4.72%) Performance Management
11 8 (3.77%) Web Development
12 7 (3.30%) Configuration Management
12 7 (3.30%) Network Architecture
12 7 (3.30%) Performance Engineering
13 6 (2.83%) Project Management
14 5 (2.36%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (17.92%) C++
2 32 (15.09%) SQL
3 27 (12.74%) C#
4 20 (9.43%) C
5 15 (7.08%) Python
6 10 (4.72%) Java
7 8 (3.77%) JavaScript
8 6 (2.83%) Perl
9 4 (1.89%) Tcl
9 4 (1.89%) Shell Script
9 4 (1.89%) TTCN
10 3 (1.42%) Bash Shell
10 3 (1.42%) Embedded C
11 1 (0.47%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 61 (28.77%) Degree
2 21 (9.91%) HNC
2 21 (9.91%) HND
3 11 (5.19%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (3.77%) CCNA
5 7 (3.30%) CCNP
6 6 (2.83%) ISEB
7 5 (2.36%) ISTQB
8 4 (1.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 3 (1.42%) Security Cleared
9 3 (1.42%) CCIE
10 2 (0.94%) Postgraduate
10 2 (0.94%) SC Cleared
10 2 (0.94%) ISEB Practitioner
11 1 (0.47%) CCENT
11 1 (0.47%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.19%) QA
2 8 (3.77%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (10.38%) NDS
2 2 (0.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (3.30%) Netcool
2 2 (0.94%) NSN NetAct
3 1 (0.47%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 25 (11.79%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 24 (11.32%) Cisco
3 22 (10.38%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 22 (10.38%) TIBCO
4 21 (9.91%) Oracle
5 11 (5.19%) Microsoft
6 8 (3.77%) Huawei
7 6 (2.83%) HP
7 6 (2.83%) Business Objects
8 5 (2.36%) Citrix
8 5 (2.36%) VMware
9 4 (1.89%) JBoss
9 4 (1.89%) Ericsson
10 3 (1.42%) Sybase
10 3 (1.42%) Opsware
10 3 (1.42%) F5
11 2 (0.94%) ZTE
11 2 (0.94%) Coverity
11 2 (0.94%) Motorola
11 2 (0.94%) Apple
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