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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Universal Mobile Telecommunications System (UMTS)
Rank 625 620 644
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +24
Permanent jobs citing UMTS 8 21 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.019% 0.051% 0.049%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.12% 0.29% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1 19 20
Average salary £28,000 £90,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-68.88% +94.59%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -
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
6481 7289 6892
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 15.74% 17.75% 16.17%
Number of salaries quoted 5507 6135 5552
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
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 14 February 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
(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
City of London - 1 - -
UMTS
England

UMTS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 16 (100.00%) GSM
2 14 (87.50%) GPRS
2 14 (87.50%) Telecoms
3 9 (56.25%) Diameter Protocol
4 7 (43.75%) 3G
4 7 (43.75%) Degree
5 6 (37.50%) Computer Science
5 6 (37.50%) MGCP
5 6 (37.50%) SS7
5 6 (37.50%) WCDMA
5 6 (37.50%) SLA
5 6 (37.50%) H.323
5 6 (37.50%) CDMA
5 6 (37.50%) VoIP
5 6 (37.50%) Oracle
5 6 (37.50%) Sybase
5 6 (37.50%) Unix
5 6 (37.50%) Solaris
5 6 (37.50%) NGN
5 6 (37.50%) Oracle Database
6 5 (31.25%) MVNO
6 5 (31.25%) Handset
6 5 (31.25%) 2G
6 5 (31.25%) LTE
6 5 (31.25%) 4G
7 4 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
7 4 (25.00%) Wireless
8 3 (18.75%) SMPP
8 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (18.75%) Telematics

UMTS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 2 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (12.50%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 16 (100.00%) GSM
2 14 (87.50%) GPRS
3 9 (56.25%) Diameter Protocol
4 7 (43.75%) 3G
5 6 (37.50%) CDMA
5 6 (37.50%) H.323
5 6 (37.50%) MGCP
5 6 (37.50%) NGN
5 6 (37.50%) SS7
5 6 (37.50%) VoIP
5 6 (37.50%) WCDMA
6 5 (31.25%) 2G
6 5 (31.25%) 4G
6 5 (31.25%) LTE
6 5 (31.25%) MVNO
7 4 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
7 4 (25.00%) Wireless
8 3 (18.75%) SIGTRAN
8 3 (18.75%) SMPP
8 3 (18.75%) VoLTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) Oracle Database
General
1 14 (87.50%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 6 (37.50%) Technical Engineer
2 6 (37.50%) Technical Support
2 6 (37.50%) Technical Support Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Project Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Senior IT Support
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Support Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Technical Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Field Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Field Test Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Product Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Support Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Product Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Telecoms Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Telecoms Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Computer Science
2 5 (31.25%) Handset
3 3 (18.75%) Telematics
4 1 (6.25%) Driving Licence
4 1 (6.25%) Mobile Payment
4 1 (6.25%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Solaris
1 6 (37.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (12.50%) Network Architecture
2 2 (12.50%) Project Management
2 2 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (6.25%) Network Optimisation
3 1 (6.25%) PRINCE
3 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
3 1 (6.25%) Regression Testing
3 1 (6.25%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (37.50%) SLA
2 1 (6.25%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Oracle
1 6 (37.50%) Sybase
2 2 (12.50%) Huawei
3 1 (6.25%) BT
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft