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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Universal Mobile Telecommunications System (UMTS)
Rank 600 599 613
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +14
Permanent jobs citing UMTS 12 37 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.027% 0.081% 0.025%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.16% 0.50% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 11 32 10
Average salary £90,000 £47,500 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+89.47% -7.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £125,000 £82,500 £87,750
UK excluding London average salary £50,500 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.00% +17.64%
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
7417 7367 9378
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 16.75% 16.23% 19.59%
Number of salaries quoted 6280 6039 7960
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 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
Brentford - 8 £90,000 -
UMTS
England

UMTS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 21 (100.00%) GSM
1 21 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 18 (85.71%) LTE
3 14 (66.67%) Wireless
4 8 (38.10%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 8 (38.10%) Ericsson
4 8 (38.10%) Huawei
4 8 (38.10%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 7 (33.33%) 3GPP
5 7 (33.33%) 3G
5 7 (33.33%) GPRS
6 6 (28.57%) Degree
6 6 (28.57%) Computer Science
6 6 (28.57%) LAN
7 5 (23.81%) SDH
7 5 (23.81%) SMS
7 5 (23.81%) Software Engineering
7 5 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (23.81%) Electronics
7 5 (23.81%) HSPA
7 5 (23.81%) GPON
7 5 (23.81%) Radio Access Network
7 5 (23.81%) DWDM
7 5 (23.81%) 2G
8 4 (19.05%) HSUPA
8 4 (19.05%) HSDPA
8 4 (19.05%) NAS
8 4 (19.05%) Smartphone
8 4 (19.05%) Billing
8 4 (19.05%) Marketing

UMTS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 (9.52%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (100.00%) GSM
2 18 (85.71%) LTE
3 14 (66.67%) Wireless
4 7 (33.33%) 3G
4 7 (33.33%) GPRS
4 7 (33.33%) 3GPP
5 6 (28.57%) LAN
6 5 (23.81%) SDH
6 5 (23.81%) SMS
6 5 (23.81%) DWDM
6 5 (23.81%) 2G
6 5 (23.81%) GPON
6 5 (23.81%) Radio Access Network
6 5 (23.81%) HSPA
7 4 (19.05%) NAS
7 4 (19.05%) HSUPA
7 4 (19.05%) HSDPA
7 4 (19.05%) WCDMA
8 2 (9.52%) Internet
8 2 (9.52%) IP Telephony
General
1 21 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 5 (23.81%) Electronics
3 4 (19.05%) Billing
3 4 (19.05%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Account Director
2 4 (19.05%) Test Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) QA Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Sales Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Technical Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Software Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Support Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) C++ Developer
4 2 (9.52%) C++ Software Developer
5 1 (4.76%) QA Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Sales Director
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Director
5 1 (4.76%) Test Leader
5 1 (4.76%) Pre Sales Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) QA Leader
5 1 (4.76%) Mobile Tester
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 5 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (19.05%) Smartphone
4 1 (4.76%) Blackberry
4 1 (4.76%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) Windows
2 1 (4.76%) Linux
2 1 (4.76%) Android
2 1 (4.76%) Apple iOS
2 1 (4.76%) BlackBerry OS
2 1 (4.76%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) Software Engineering
2 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2
2 2 (9.52%) Project Management
2 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (4.76%) OO
3 1 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (4.76%) Test Strategy
3 1 (4.76%) Analytics
3 1 (4.76%) Performance Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) C
1 2 (9.52%) C++
1 2 (9.52%) Perl
1 2 (9.52%) Python
2 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) Degree
2 2 (9.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (9.52%) ISEB
2 2 (9.52%) ISTQB
3 1 (4.76%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (38.10%) Alcatel-Lucent
1 8 (38.10%) Ericsson
1 8 (38.10%) Huawei
1 8 (38.10%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.76%) Intel
3 1 (4.76%) Nokia