The table below looks at the statistics for WCDMA skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCDMA over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wideband Code Division Multiple Access (W-CDMA)
Rank 895 916 950
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +34
Permanent jobs citing WCDMA 11 20 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.012% 0.020% 0.015%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.070% 0.11% 0.087%
Number of salaries quoted 7 14 3
Median salary £55,000 £67,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.51% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £57,500 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £69,250 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%
WCDMA
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
15788 17727 19533
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.17% 17.83% 17.49%
Number of salaries quoted 13191 14338 15672
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,927 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £63,750 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

WCDMA
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing WCDMA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 31 May 2016.

WCDMA Salary Histogram in England

WCDMA
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WCDMA within the England region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South West - 7 £55,000 -
South East +24 4 £57,500 -
WCDMA
UK

WCDMA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, IT jobs citing WCDMA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for WCDMA.

1 33 (100.00%) GSM
2 30 (90.91%) Telecoms
3 27 (81.82%) UMTS
3 27 (81.82%) GPRS
4 22 (66.67%) CDMA
5 21 (63.64%) Sybase
5 21 (63.64%) Unix
6 16 (48.48%) 3GPP
6 16 (48.48%) ATM
6 16 (48.48%) ISDN
6 16 (48.48%) PSTN
7 15 (45.45%) Windows 2000
7 15 (45.45%) Windows NT
7 15 (45.45%) Windows
7 15 (45.45%) Microsoft
7 15 (45.45%) Degree
7 15 (45.45%) Huawei
8 13 (39.39%) VoLTE
8 13 (39.39%) VoWiFi
9 12 (36.36%) Presales
9 12 (36.36%) GGSN
9 12 (36.36%) SGSN
10 11 (33.33%) LTE
11 10 (30.30%) Radio Access Network
12 8 (24.24%) Service Delivery
13 7 (21.21%) Nokia
13 7 (21.21%) SS7
13 7 (21.21%) Diameter Protocol
14 6 (18.18%) Oracle Database
14 6 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement

WCDMA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 33 (100.00%) GSM
2 27 (81.82%) GPRS
2 27 (81.82%) UMTS
3 22 (66.67%) CDMA
4 16 (48.48%) 3GPP
4 16 (48.48%) ATM
4 16 (48.48%) ISDN
4 16 (48.48%) PSTN
5 13 (39.39%) VoLTE
5 13 (39.39%) VoWiFi
6 12 (36.36%) GGSN
6 12 (36.36%) SGSN
7 11 (33.33%) LTE
8 10 (30.30%) Radio Access Network
9 7 (21.21%) Diameter Protocol
9 7 (21.21%) SS7
10 6 (18.18%) H.323
10 6 (18.18%) MGCP
10 6 (18.18%) NGN
10 6 (18.18%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.18%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) eggPlant
General
1 30 (90.91%) Telecoms
2 3 (9.09%) Advertising
2 3 (9.09%) Billing
3 1 (3.03%) French Language
Job Titles
1 17 (51.52%) Network Engineer
2 16 (48.48%) Core Network Engineer
3 7 (21.21%) Support Engineer
3 7 (21.21%) Technical Engineer
3 7 (21.21%) VoLTE Engineer
4 6 (18.18%) Designer
4 6 (18.18%) Senior Designer
4 6 (18.18%) Technical Support
4 6 (18.18%) Technical Support Engineer
5 5 (15.15%) Integration Engineer
5 5 (15.15%) Test and Integration Engineer
5 5 (15.15%) Test Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) Mobile Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Network Support
7 2 (6.06%) Network Support Engineer
8 1 (3.03%) Network Manager
8 1 (3.03%) Project Leader
8 1 (3.03%) Senior Test Engineer
8 1 (3.03%) Team Leader
8 1 (3.03%) Telecoms Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 21 (63.64%) Unix
2 15 (45.45%) Windows
2 15 (45.45%) Windows 2000
2 15 (45.45%) Windows NT
3 6 (18.18%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (36.36%) Presales
2 8 (24.24%) Service Delivery
3 6 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (18.18%) Network Design
4 4 (12.12%) Integration Acceptance Testing
5 3 (9.09%) Defect Management
5 3 (9.09%) Demand Management
6 2 (6.06%) High Availability
7 1 (3.03%) ETL
7 1 (3.03%) Integration Testing
Qualifications
1 15 (45.45%) Degree
2 1 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.18%) SLA
Vendors
1 21 (63.64%) Sybase
2 15 (45.45%) Huawei
2 15 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 7 (21.21%) Nokia
4 6 (18.18%) Oracle
5 4 (12.12%) Ericsson
6 2 (6.06%) Actix
6 2 (6.06%) Nortel
7 1 (3.03%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 1 (3.03%) Cisco
7 1 (3.03%) Nokia Networks