The table below looks at the statistics for UMTS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UMTS over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Universal Mobile Telecommunications System (UMTS)
Rank 135 123 126
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +3
Permanent jobs citing UMTS 12 14 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.53% 0.61% 0.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.84% 2.00% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 11
Average salary £60,500 - £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+23.52% +6.25%
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 Reading region.

Communications & Networking Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
651 699 778
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 28.63% 30.21% 35.99%
Number of salaries quoted 365 450 623
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,875 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

UMTS
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

UMTS Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

UMTS
Salary Trend in Reading

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

UMTS Salary Trend in Reading

UMTS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 42 (82.35%) GSM
2 39 (76.47%) Telecoms
3 25 (49.02%) Service Delivery
3 25 (49.02%) Wireless
3 25 (49.02%) Marketing
4 24 (47.06%) Degree
5 22 (43.14%) UNIX
6 18 (35.29%) SS7
7 17 (33.33%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
8 16 (31.37%) 3G
8 16 (31.37%) WiMAX
9 14 (27.45%) Change Management
9 14 (27.45%) TIBCO
9 14 (27.45%) NDS
9 14 (27.45%) Product Marketing
10 13 (25.49%) QA
10 13 (25.49%) LTE
11 12 (23.53%) RNC
11 12 (23.53%) HNC
11 12 (23.53%) HND
11 12 (23.53%) Nortel
11 12 (23.53%) Ericsson
11 12 (23.53%) Nokia
11 12 (23.53%) 2G
12 10 (19.61%) Radio Access Network
13 8 (15.69%) Analytical Skills
13 8 (15.69%) Alcatel-Lucent
14 7 (13.73%) Postgraduate
14 7 (13.73%) MS Office
15 6 (11.76%) SLA

UMTS
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 7 (13.73%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (82.35%) GSM
2 25 (49.02%) Wireless
3 18 (35.29%) SS7
4 16 (31.37%) 3G
4 16 (31.37%) WiMAX
5 13 (25.49%) LTE
6 12 (23.53%) RNC
6 12 (23.53%) 2G
7 10 (19.61%) Radio Access Network
8 6 (11.76%) 3GPP
8 6 (11.76%) WCDMA
8 6 (11.76%) ATM
8 6 (11.76%) CDMA
8 6 (11.76%) GPRS
9 5 (9.80%) GGSN
9 5 (9.80%) SGSN
9 5 (9.80%) 4G
10 4 (7.84%) HSPA
10 4 (7.84%) ISDN
10 4 (7.84%) PSTN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.84%) Oracle Database
General
1 39 (76.47%) Telecoms
2 25 (49.02%) Marketing
3 4 (7.84%) Billing
4 1 (1.96%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 9 (17.65%) RAN Engineer
1 9 (17.65%) Wireless Engineer
2 7 (13.73%) Trainer
2 7 (13.73%) Technical Trainer
2 7 (13.73%) Support Engineer
3 6 (11.76%) Technical Engineer
4 5 (9.80%) Network Engineer
5 4 (7.84%) Network Optimisation Engineer
5 4 (7.84%) Radio Network Engineer
5 4 (7.84%) Radio Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) Technical Support Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) Technical Support
6 3 (5.88%) 3G Engineer
7 2 (3.92%) CS Core Engineer
7 2 (3.92%) Account Manager
8 1 (1.96%) Junior Account Manager
8 1 (1.96%) Product Manager
8 1 (1.96%) Junior
8 1 (1.96%) Developer
8 1 (1.96%) Sitecore Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.84%) WAP
2 1 (1.96%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.96%) CSS
2 1 (1.96%) HTML
2 1 (1.96%) .NET
2 1 (1.96%) Ajax
2 1 (1.96%) WPF
2 1 (1.96%) LINQ
2 1 (1.96%) jQuery
2 1 (1.96%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (1.96%) HTML5
2 1 (1.96%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.69%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.84%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.96%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 22 (43.14%) UNIX
2 5 (9.80%) Windows
3 4 (7.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (7.84%) Linux
3 4 (7.84%) Windows 2000
3 4 (7.84%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (49.02%) Service Delivery
2 14 (27.45%) Change Management
2 14 (27.45%) Product Marketing
3 5 (9.80%) Network Planning
4 4 (7.84%) Performance Monitoring
4 4 (7.84%) Project Management
5 2 (3.92%) Product Management
5 2 (3.92%) Service Management
6 1 (1.96%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (1.96%) Web Development
6 1 (1.96%) Requirements Management
6 1 (1.96%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.96%) C
1 1 (1.96%) JavaScript
1 1 (1.96%) SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (47.06%) Degree
2 12 (23.53%) HNC
2 12 (23.53%) HND
3 7 (13.73%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (25.49%) QA
2 6 (11.76%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (27.45%) NDS
2 1 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 17 (33.33%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 14 (27.45%) TIBCO
3 12 (23.53%) Nortel
3 12 (23.53%) Ericsson
3 12 (23.53%) Nokia
4 8 (15.69%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 5 (9.80%) Oracle
6 4 (7.84%) Sybase
6 4 (7.84%) Cisco
6 4 (7.84%) Microsoft
6 4 (7.84%) HP
6 4 (7.84%) Red Hat
6 4 (7.84%) VMware
7 2 (3.92%) Huawei
8 1 (1.96%) Sitecore
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Salary: Negotiable + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
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Posted: 23 days ago