The table below looks at the statistics for UMTS skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UMTS over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Universal Mobile Telecommunications System (UMTS)
Rank 590 603 587
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -16
Permanent jobs citing UMTS 22 21 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.054% 0.050% 0.037%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.31% 0.32% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 20 20 8
Average salary £90,000 £47,500 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+89.47% +15.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £64,350 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £125,000 £58,000 £82,950
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
UMTS
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 London region.

Communications & Networking Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
7178 6656 8194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 17.63% 15.71% 18.93%
Number of salaries quoted 5973 5404 6830
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

UMTS
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

UMTS Jobs Demand Trend in London

UMTS
Salary Trend in London

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

UMTS Salary Trend in London

UMTS
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UMTS across the London region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015.

UMTS Salary Histogram in London

UMTS
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing UMTS within the London region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015. 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
Brentford - 19 £90,000 -
UMTS
England

UMTS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 28 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 26 (92.86%) GSM
2 26 (92.86%) LTE
3 17 (60.71%) Wireless
4 14 (50.00%) Huawei
4 14 (50.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 14 (50.00%) Ericsson
5 12 (42.86%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
6 9 (32.14%) GPON
6 9 (32.14%) DWDM
6 9 (32.14%) SDH
7 8 (28.57%) LAN
7 8 (28.57%) Computer Science
7 8 (28.57%) Degree
7 8 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (28.57%) Radio Access Network
8 7 (25.00%) Marketing
8 7 (25.00%) Electronics
9 6 (21.43%) 3G
10 5 (17.86%) 2G
11 4 (14.29%) 3GPP
12 3 (10.71%) GPRS
12 3 (10.71%) Nokia
12 3 (10.71%) Internet
13 2 (7.14%) SS7
13 2 (7.14%) WCDMA
13 2 (7.14%) SLA
13 2 (7.14%) Windows
13 2 (7.14%) HSDPA
13 2 (7.14%) Change Management

UMTS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 26 (92.86%) GSM
1 26 (92.86%) LTE
2 17 (60.71%) Wireless
3 9 (32.14%) DWDM
3 9 (32.14%) SDH
3 9 (32.14%) GPON
4 8 (28.57%) Radio Access Network
4 8 (28.57%) LAN
5 6 (21.43%) 3G
6 5 (17.86%) 2G
7 4 (14.29%) 3GPP
8 3 (10.71%) GPRS
8 3 (10.71%) Internet
9 2 (7.14%) SS7
9 2 (7.14%) HSDPA
9 2 (7.14%) WCDMA
9 2 (7.14%) MVNO
9 2 (7.14%) 4G
9 2 (7.14%) NAS
9 2 (7.14%) HSUPA
General
1 28 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 7 (25.00%) Marketing
2 7 (25.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 12 (42.86%) Account Director
2 7 (25.00%) Sales Manager
2 7 (25.00%) Technical Manager
3 3 (10.71%) Account Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Sales Executive
4 2 (7.14%) Operations Manager
4 2 (7.14%) QA Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Test Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) QA Test Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) C++ Software Developer
5 1 (3.57%) QA Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Sales Director
5 1 (3.57%) Technical Director
5 1 (3.57%) Test Leader
5 1 (3.57%) Pre Sales Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) QA Leader
5 1 (3.57%) C++ Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Support Consultant
5 1 (3.57%) Software Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Developer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (28.57%) Computer Science
1 8 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.14%) Smartphone
3 1 (3.57%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.57%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.14%) Windows
2 1 (3.57%) Linux
2 1 (3.57%) Android
2 1 (3.57%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.57%) BlackBerry OS
2 1 (3.57%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (7.14%) Change Management
1 2 (7.14%) Software Engineering
1 2 (7.14%) Operations Management
1 2 (7.14%) Fault Management
1 2 (7.14%) Network Architecture
1 2 (7.14%) Capacity Management
2 1 (3.57%) Analytics
2 1 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2
2 1 (3.57%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.57%) C
1 1 (3.57%) C++
1 1 (3.57%) Perl
1 1 (3.57%) SQL
1 1 (3.57%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (28.57%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) SLA
1 2 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (50.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
1 14 (50.00%) Ericsson
1 14 (50.00%) Huawei
2 12 (42.86%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 3 (10.71%) Nokia
4 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.57%) Intel