The first table below looks at the demand for WCDMA skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCDMA over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wideband Code Division Multiple Access (W-CDMA)
Rank 859 805 826
Rank change year-on-year
-54 +21
Permanent jobs citing WCDMA 12 40 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.011% 0.039% 0.044%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.062% 0.21% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 8 10 44
Average salary £60,000 £50,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,250 £40,150 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,621 £60,500 £54,250
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £50,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +20.48%
Communications & Networking Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
19356 18721 19977
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.71% 18.40% 17.99%
Number of salaries quoted 15613 15114 16710
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
WCDMA
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WCDMA
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WCDMA across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

WCDMA Jobs Demand Trend in England

WCDMA
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WCDMA across the England region.

WCDMA Salary Trend in England

WCDMA
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WCDMA across the England region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

WCDMA Salary Histogram in England

WCDMA
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WCDMA within the England region over the 3 months to 30 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
London -52 6 £60,000 - 2
South East -24 2 - - 1
East of England -18 1 £60,000 +41.17%
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WCDMA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing WCDMA 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 WCDMA.

1 36 (85.71%) GSM
2 30 (71.43%) GPRS
3 28 (66.67%) UMTS
4 25 (59.52%) Wireless
5 22 (52.38%) Telecoms
5 22 (52.38%) 3GPP
5 22 (52.38%) LTE
6 17 (40.48%) GGSN
6 17 (40.48%) SGSN
7 13 (30.95%) Marketing
8 9 (21.43%) 4G
9 8 (19.05%) Wi-Fi
10 7 (16.67%) 3G
10 7 (16.67%) TCP/IP
10 7 (16.67%) Cisco
10 7 (16.67%) UNIX
10 7 (16.67%) Windows
10 7 (16.67%) Linux
11 6 (14.29%) Degree
11 6 (14.29%) Huawei
11 6 (14.29%) Microsoft
12 5 (11.90%) Perl
12 5 (11.90%) C
12 5 (11.90%) Python
12 5 (11.90%) Internet
12 5 (11.90%) Risk Management
12 5 (11.90%) Manufacturing
12 5 (11.90%) HSPA
13 4 (9.52%) Demand Management
13 4 (9.52%) Embedded Systems

WCDMA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing WCDMA 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 WCDMA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (7.14%) MS Excel
1 3 (7.14%) MS Visio
1 3 (7.14%) MS Office
2 2 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 36 (85.71%) GSM
2 30 (71.43%) GPRS
3 28 (66.67%) UMTS
4 25 (59.52%) Wireless
5 22 (52.38%) 3GPP
5 22 (52.38%) LTE
6 17 (40.48%) GGSN
6 17 (40.48%) SGSN
7 9 (21.43%) 4G
8 8 (19.05%) Wi-Fi
9 7 (16.67%) 3G
9 7 (16.67%) TCP/IP
10 5 (11.90%) Internet
10 5 (11.90%) HSPA
11 4 (9.52%) DNS
11 4 (9.52%) SAN
11 4 (9.52%) DHCP
11 4 (9.52%) HTTP
12 3 (7.14%) SNMP
12 3 (7.14%) ISDN
Development Applications
1 4 (9.52%) JIRA
1 4 (9.52%) Subversion
General
1 22 (52.38%) Telecoms
2 13 (30.95%) Marketing
3 5 (11.90%) Manufacturing
4 3 (7.14%) Electronics
5 1 (2.38%) Advertising
5 1 (2.38%) Billing
5 1 (2.38%) German Language
Job Titles
1 13 (30.95%) Network Engineer
2 12 (28.57%) Core Network Engineer
3 9 (21.43%) Support Engineer
3 9 (21.43%) Test Engineer
4 7 (16.67%) Senior Test Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) Development Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) Senior Development Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) Senior RF Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) Test and Integration Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) Senior Integration Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) Technical Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) Network Support
5 4 (9.52%) RF Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) Integration Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) Technical Support Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) Network Support Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) Technical Support
6 3 (7.14%) Project Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Network Manager
7 2 (4.76%) Systems Architect
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.52%) Embedded Systems
1 4 (9.52%) Internet of Things
2 2 (4.76%) Smartphone
3 1 (2.38%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 7 (16.67%) UNIX
1 7 (16.67%) Windows
1 7 (16.67%) Linux
2 3 (7.14%) Windows NT
2 3 (7.14%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (11.90%) Risk Management
2 4 (9.52%) Demand Management
2 4 (9.52%) Black-Box Testing
2 4 (9.52%) Network Architecture
3 3 (7.14%) Integration Acceptance Testing
3 3 (7.14%) Problem Management
3 3 (7.14%) Risk Analysis
3 3 (7.14%) System Testing
4 2 (4.76%) Performance Analysis
4 2 (4.76%) Network Planning
4 2 (4.76%) Software Engineering
4 2 (4.76%) Information Management
5 1 (2.38%) Project Management
5 1 (2.38%) PRINCE2
5 1 (2.38%) Network Design
5 1 (2.38%) TDD
5 1 (2.38%) Software Testing
5 1 (2.38%) Product Management
5 1 (2.38%) Network Management
5 1 (2.38%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.90%) Perl
1 5 (11.90%) C
1 5 (11.90%) Python
2 4 (9.52%) C++
3 3 (7.14%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 6 (14.29%) Degree
2 4 (9.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (9.52%) ISTQB
2 4 (9.52%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (16.67%) Cisco
2 6 (14.29%) Huawei
2 6 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 4 (9.52%) Broadcom
3 4 (9.52%) CA
4 3 (7.14%) HP
4 3 (7.14%) Sybase
5 1 (2.38%) SGI
5 1 (2.38%) BT
5 1 (2.38%) EMC
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