The table below looks at the statistics for UMTS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newbury region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UMTS over the 3 months to 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Universal Mobile Telecommunications System (UMTS)
Rank 54 49 42
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -7
Permanent jobs citing UMTS 3 7 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 0.85% 1.55% 3.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.22% 5.47% 16.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 9
Average salary £55,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.66% +15.38%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
UMTS
Berkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Newbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
135 128 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 38.14% 28.38% 19.49%
Number of salaries quoted 92 85 52
Average salary £38,500 £43,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.49% -1.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £45,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

UMTS
Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

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

UMTS Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

UMTS
Salary Trend in Newbury

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

UMTS Salary Trend in Newbury

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT jobs across the Newbury 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 4 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (75.00%) 2G
2 3 (75.00%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (75.00%) GPRS
2 3 (75.00%) GSM
2 3 (75.00%) 3G
2 3 (75.00%) Network Planning
3 2 (50.00%) RNC
3 2 (50.00%) Radio Access Network
3 2 (50.00%) C
3 2 (50.00%) Huawei
3 2 (50.00%) HSPA
3 2 (50.00%) LTE
3 2 (50.00%) GPON
3 2 (50.00%) CDMA2000
3 2 (50.00%) MPLS
3 2 (50.00%) DSL
3 2 (50.00%) SDH
3 2 (50.00%) Ericsson
3 2 (50.00%) Wireless
3 2 (50.00%) WiMAX
4 1 (25.00%) Network Design
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) Firewall
4 1 (25.00%) 4G
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) GGSN
4 1 (25.00%) SGSN
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Analysis

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Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT jobs across the Newbury 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 3 (75.00%) 3G
1 3 (75.00%) GPRS
1 3 (75.00%) GSM
1 3 (75.00%) Wi-Fi
1 3 (75.00%) 2G
2 2 (50.00%) WiMAX
2 2 (50.00%) RNC
2 2 (50.00%) HSPA
2 2 (50.00%) LTE
2 2 (50.00%) GPON
2 2 (50.00%) Wireless
2 2 (50.00%) SDH
2 2 (50.00%) CDMA2000
2 2 (50.00%) MPLS
2 2 (50.00%) DSL
2 2 (50.00%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) 4G
3 1 (25.00%) GGSN
3 1 (25.00%) SGSN
General
1 4 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Design Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Network Design Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Radio Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Network Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Ericsson
1 2 (50.00%) Huawei