The first table below looks at the demand for UMTS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UMTS over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Hertfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Universal Mobile Telecommunications System (UMTS)
Rank 136 150 128
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -22
Permanent jobs citing UMTS 8 6 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.32% 0.23% 0.84%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.27% 0.87% 3.59%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 16
Average salary £42,500 £75,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-43.33% +57.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £57,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £75,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £46,250 £40,250
% change year-on-year
+2.70% +14.90%
Communications & Networking Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
632 690 612
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 25.43% 26.02% 23.38%
Number of salaries quoted 429 541 437
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
UMTS
East of England

UMTS
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

UMTS Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

UMTS
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

UMTS Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

UMTS
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing UMTS within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Borehamwood - 2 - -
Watford -19 1 £45,000 -37.93%
St Albans - 1 £40,000 -
UMTS
East of England

UMTS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 8 (100.00%) LTE
2 7 (87.50%) 4G
3 6 (75.00%) GSM
4 3 (37.50%) B2B
4 3 (37.50%) Service Management
4 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
4 3 (37.50%) Radio Access Network
4 3 (37.50%) GPRS
5 2 (25.00%) GGSN
5 2 (25.00%) SGSN
5 2 (25.00%) Wireshark
5 2 (25.00%) Advertising
5 2 (25.00%) Migration
5 2 (25.00%) VMware
5 2 (25.00%) Programme Management
5 2 (25.00%) WLAN
5 2 (25.00%) 3G
5 2 (25.00%) SLA
5 2 (25.00%) Cisco
5 2 (25.00%) HP
5 2 (25.00%) LAN
5 2 (25.00%) Packet Switching
5 2 (25.00%) SMS
5 2 (25.00%) Solaris
5 2 (25.00%) Linux
6 1 (12.50%) UNIX
6 1 (12.50%) Windows
6 1 (12.50%) 3GPP
6 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003

UMTS
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) LTE
2 7 (87.50%) 4G
3 6 (75.00%) GSM
4 3 (37.50%) Radio Access Network
4 3 (37.50%) GPRS
5 2 (25.00%) GGSN
5 2 (25.00%) SGSN
5 2 (25.00%) Wireshark
5 2 (25.00%) WLAN
5 2 (25.00%) 3G
5 2 (25.00%) LAN
5 2 (25.00%) Packet Switching
5 2 (25.00%) SMS
6 1 (12.50%) 3GPP
6 1 (12.50%) WCDMA
6 1 (12.50%) 2G
6 1 (12.50%) NGN
General
1 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
2 2 (25.00%) Advertising
3 1 (12.50%) Billing
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Test Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Senior Test Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Test and Integration Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Integration Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Senior Integration Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Designer
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Designer
2 2 (25.00%) Core Network Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Delivery Manager
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Solaris
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) UNIX
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (12.50%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) B2B
1 3 (37.50%) Service Management
2 2 (25.00%) Migration
2 2 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (12.50%) Network Architecture
3 1 (12.50%) System Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (12.50%) Black-Box Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (12.50%) Demand Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
1 1 (12.50%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (12.50%) CCNA
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) VMware
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco
1 2 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (12.50%) Opsware
2 1 (12.50%) Agilent