The table below looks at the statistics 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 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Universal Mobile Telecommunications System (UMTS)
Rank 143 128 159
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +31
Permanent jobs citing UMTS 1 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.043% 0.30% 0.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.20% 1.23% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 4
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £39,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -10.82%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £52,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +31.25%
UMTS
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
495 487 667
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 21.14% 24.06% 23.10%
Number of salaries quoted 386 325 489
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 2 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
Stevenage - 1 £42,500 -
UMTS
East of England

UMTS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 5 (100.00%) LTE
2 4 (80.00%) 4G
3 3 (60.00%) GSM
4 2 (40.00%) GPRS
5 1 (20.00%) Wireshark
5 1 (20.00%) Demand Management
5 1 (20.00%) Radio Access Network
5 1 (20.00%) Black-Box Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Coaching
5 1 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (20.00%) Network Architecture
5 1 (20.00%) GGSN
5 1 (20.00%) SGSN
5 1 (20.00%) Erlang
5 1 (20.00%) System Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Billing
5 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (20.00%) Agilent
5 1 (20.00%) NGN
5 1 (20.00%) Degree
5 1 (20.00%) C
5 1 (20.00%) Solaris
5 1 (20.00%) Linux
5 1 (20.00%) ClearCase
5 1 (20.00%) LAN
5 1 (20.00%) Packet Switching
5 1 (20.00%) SMS
5 1 (20.00%) 3GPP
5 1 (20.00%) WLAN
5 1 (20.00%) WCDMA

UMTS
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 5 (100.00%) LTE
2 4 (80.00%) 4G
3 3 (60.00%) GSM
4 2 (40.00%) GPRS
5 1 (20.00%) Radio Access Network
5 1 (20.00%) LAN
5 1 (20.00%) Packet Switching
5 1 (20.00%) SMS
5 1 (20.00%) 3GPP
5 1 (20.00%) WLAN
5 1 (20.00%) WCDMA
5 1 (20.00%) FTP
5 1 (20.00%) HTTP
5 1 (20.00%) 3G
5 1 (20.00%) RTP
5 1 (20.00%) 2G
5 1 (20.00%) ASN.1
5 1 (20.00%) NGN
5 1 (20.00%) Wireshark
5 1 (20.00%) GGSN
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) ClearCase
1 1 (20.00%) ClearQuest
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (20.00%) Advertising
1 1 (20.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Test Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Test Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Integration Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Test and Integration Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Integration Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Core Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Solaris
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) B2B
1 1 (20.00%) Service Management
1 1 (20.00%) Migration
1 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (20.00%) System Testing
1 1 (20.00%) Network Architecture
1 1 (20.00%) Demand Management
1 1 (20.00%) Black-Box Testing
1 1 (20.00%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C
1 1 (20.00%) Embedded C
1 1 (20.00%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco
1 1 (20.00%) HP
1 1 (20.00%) VMware
1 1 (20.00%) Agilent