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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Universal Mobile Telecommunications System (UMTS)
Rank 785 703 747
Rank change year-on-year
-82 +44
Permanent jobs citing UMTS 87 151 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.081% 0.15% 0.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.45% 0.86% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 51 86 104
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,850 £34,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £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
19356 17531 20835
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 18.10% 17.57% 19.06%
Number of salaries quoted 15419 14362 17241
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 £62,500 £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 19 September 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 19 September 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 -44 54 £45,000 -13.46% 11
East of England -29 15 £57,250 -2.55% 3
London -53 9 £40,000 -13.51%
West Midlands - 7 £27,850 - 1
South West -37 1 - -
UMTS
UK

UMTS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 158 (87.29%) GSM
2 127 (70.17%) Telecoms
3 117 (64.64%) LTE
4 54 (29.83%) Marketing
5 46 (25.41%) GPRS
5 46 (25.41%) Radio Access Network
6 44 (24.31%) Degree
7 43 (23.76%) Linux
7 43 (23.76%) 3G
8 42 (23.20%) Software Engineering
9 41 (22.65%) C++
10 36 (19.89%) SS7
11 35 (19.34%) Wireless
12 33 (18.23%) UNIX
13 29 (16.02%) SMS
13 29 (16.02%) Change Management
13 29 (16.02%) Computer Science
14 28 (15.47%) 4G
14 28 (15.47%) OO
15 27 (14.92%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
16 26 (14.36%) Product Marketing
16 26 (14.36%) Windows
16 26 (14.36%) NDS
16 26 (14.36%) Service Delivery
16 26 (14.36%) 2G
16 26 (14.36%) TIBCO
16 26 (14.36%) Alcatel-Lucent
16 26 (14.36%) Analytical Skills
17 25 (13.81%) HNC
17 25 (13.81%) HND

UMTS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 5 (2.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.31%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 158 (87.29%) GSM
2 117 (64.64%) LTE
3 46 (25.41%) Radio Access Network
3 46 (25.41%) GPRS
4 43 (23.76%) 3G
5 36 (19.89%) SS7
6 35 (19.34%) Wireless
7 29 (16.02%) SMS
8 28 (15.47%) 4G
9 26 (14.36%) 2G
10 24 (13.26%) 3GPP
10 24 (13.26%) LAN
11 20 (11.05%) WCDMA
11 20 (11.05%) Internet
12 16 (8.84%) TCP/IP
12 16 (8.84%) VoIP
12 16 (8.84%) RTP
13 15 (8.29%) Asterisk PBX
13 15 (8.29%) RANAP
13 15 (8.29%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (3.87%) MySQL
2 3 (1.66%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.66%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.10%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 15 (8.29%) Subversion
1 15 (8.29%) GCC
1 15 (8.29%) GDB
1 15 (8.29%) Trac
2 4 (2.21%) CppUnit
2 4 (2.21%) Valgrind
3 2 (1.10%) CruiseControl
3 2 (1.10%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.55%) ClearCase
4 1 (0.55%) ClearQuest
General
1 127 (70.17%) Telecoms
2 54 (29.83%) Marketing
3 19 (10.50%) Electronics
4 10 (5.52%) Billing
5 5 (2.76%) Aerospace
5 5 (2.76%) Mandarin Language
6 1 (0.55%) German Language
Job Titles
1 33 (18.23%) Software Engineer
2 28 (15.47%) Support Engineer
3 20 (11.05%) Network Engineer
4 14 (7.73%) Developer
4 14 (7.73%) Sales Manager
5 12 (6.63%) Technical Engineer
5 12 (6.63%) Technical Manager
6 10 (5.52%) Systems Engineer
6 10 (5.52%) Senior Software Engineer
7 9 (4.97%) C# Developer
8 8 (4.42%) C++ Software Engineer
8 8 (4.42%) Network Manager
9 7 (3.87%) ASP.NET Developer
9 7 (3.87%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 7 (3.87%) Technical Support Engineer
9 7 (3.87%) Technical Support
9 7 (3.87%) .NET Developer
9 7 (3.87%) Core Network Engineer
9 7 (3.87%) C# .NET Developer
10 6 (3.31%) Network Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (8.29%) STL
1 15 (8.29%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 12 (6.63%) WPF
2 12 (6.63%) LINQ
2 12 (6.63%) .NET
3 8 (4.42%) ASP.NET
3 8 (4.42%) jQuery
3 8 (4.42%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (3.87%) HTML5
4 7 (3.87%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 7 (3.87%) CSS
4 7 (3.87%) HTML
4 7 (3.87%) Middleware
5 4 (2.21%) Ajax
6 2 (1.10%) XML
7 1 (0.55%) WAP
7 1 (0.55%) WinForms
7 1 (0.55%) WML
Miscellaneous
1 29 (16.02%) Computer Science
2 26 (14.36%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (6.08%) Smartphone
4 8 (4.42%) Management Information System
5 7 (3.87%) Device Driver
6 3 (1.66%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.66%) User Experience
7 2 (1.10%) Smart Meter
7 2 (1.10%) Open Source
8 1 (0.55%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.55%) Machine to Machine
8 1 (0.55%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 43 (23.76%) Linux
2 33 (18.23%) UNIX
3 26 (14.36%) Windows
4 4 (2.21%) Windows 2000
4 4 (2.21%) Windows NT
5 1 (0.55%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (23.20%) Software Engineering
2 29 (16.02%) Change Management
3 28 (15.47%) OO
4 26 (14.36%) Service Delivery
4 26 (14.36%) Product Marketing
5 20 (11.05%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (8.84%) OOD
7 15 (8.29%) Network Planning
8 13 (7.18%) Project Management
9 12 (6.63%) Network Architecture
10 11 (6.08%) UML
11 9 (4.97%) Performance Management
11 9 (4.97%) Coaching
12 8 (4.42%) Multithreading
12 8 (4.42%) Web Development
13 7 (3.87%) High Availability
13 7 (3.87%) MVC
13 7 (3.87%) Network Monitoring
14 6 (3.31%) Configuration Management
14 6 (3.31%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (22.65%) C++
2 19 (10.50%) C#
3 18 (9.94%) C
3 18 (9.94%) SQL
3 18 (9.94%) Python
4 12 (6.63%) Perl
5 10 (5.52%) Bash Shell
6 9 (4.97%) Embedded C
7 8 (4.42%) Java
7 8 (4.42%) JavaScript
8 4 (2.21%) Shell Script
9 3 (1.66%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 44 (24.31%) Degree
2 25 (13.81%) HNC
2 25 (13.81%) HND
3 10 (5.52%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (4.97%) CCNA
5 8 (4.42%) CCNP
6 7 (3.87%) CCIE
7 2 (1.10%) ISEB
7 2 (1.10%) ISTQB
7 2 (1.10%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.10%) Security Cleared
7 2 (1.10%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.55%) CCENT
8 1 (0.55%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.31%) QA
2 3 (1.66%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (14.36%) NDS
2 5 (2.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (1.66%) Netcool
2 1 (0.55%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 27 (14.92%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 26 (14.36%) TIBCO
2 26 (14.36%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 21 (11.60%) Cisco
4 15 (8.29%) Oracle
5 7 (3.87%) Microsoft
5 7 (3.87%) Citrix
6 5 (2.76%) VMware
6 5 (2.76%) Huawei
7 4 (2.21%) Coverity
7 4 (2.21%) Sybase
8 3 (1.66%) Business Objects
8 3 (1.66%) JBoss
9 2 (1.10%) HP
9 2 (1.10%) Ericsson
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