The table below looks at the statistics for UMTS skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UMTS over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Universal Mobile Telecommunications System (UMTS)
Rank 232 246 252
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +6
Permanent jobs citing UMTS 1 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.018% 0.14% 0.043%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.11% 0.81% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 3
Median salary £57,500 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+27.77% +8.43%
UK excluding London median salary £56,000 £50,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +14.28%
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 North West region.

Communications & Networking Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
889 1117 1097
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 15.72% 17.38% 15.58%
Number of salaries quoted 758 846 842
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

UMTS
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing UMTS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

UMTS Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

UMTS
Salary Trend in the North West

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

UMTS Salary Trend in the North West

UMTS
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing UMTS within the North West region over the 3 months to 6 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -6 1 £57,500 -
UMTS
England

UMTS
Top 28 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, IT jobs citing UMTS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for UMTS.

1 1 (100.00%) GPRS
1 1 (100.00%) GSM
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) Ericsson
1 1 (100.00%) Nokia
1 1 (100.00%) 3G
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) ISUP
1 1 (100.00%) INAP
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) 2G
1 1 (100.00%) Network Design
1 1 (100.00%) Network Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Huawei
1 1 (100.00%) RANAP
1 1 (100.00%) LTE
1 1 (100.00%) MGW
1 1 (100.00%) Network Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) 4G
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) VoLTE
1 1 (100.00%) Diameter Protocol
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Optimisation
1 1 (100.00%) VoWiFi
1 1 (100.00%) Value-Added Service

UMTS
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) 2G
1 1 (100.00%) 3G
1 1 (100.00%) 4G
1 1 (100.00%) Diameter Protocol
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) GPRS
1 1 (100.00%) GSM
1 1 (100.00%) INAP
1 1 (100.00%) ISUP
1 1 (100.00%) LTE
1 1 (100.00%) MGW
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) RANAP
1 1 (100.00%) Value-Added Service
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) VoLTE
1 1 (100.00%) VoWiFi
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Core Network Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Network Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Network Design Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Network Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Network Design
1 1 (100.00%) Network Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Optimisation
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Ericsson
1 1 (100.00%) Huawei
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) Nokia