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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Universal Mobile Telecommunications System (UMTS)
Rank 133 126 131
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +5
Permanent jobs citing UMTS 7 14 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.31% 0.59% 0.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.19% 1.90% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 1
Average salary £55,000 - £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £47,500 £46,250
% change year-on-year
+10.52% +2.70%
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
587 736 730
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 25.93% 31.12% 32.02%
Number of salaries quoted 362 420 575
Average salary £45,000 £47,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.25% +17.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UMTS across the Reading region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

UMTS Salary Histogram in Reading

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 27 (87.10%) Telecoms
2 23 (74.19%) GSM
3 14 (45.16%) Degree
4 13 (41.94%) Marketing
4 13 (41.94%) Wireless
5 12 (38.71%) UNIX
6 11 (35.48%) Service Delivery
7 9 (29.03%) SS7
8 8 (25.81%) LTE
9 7 (22.58%) QA
9 7 (22.58%) MS Office
9 7 (22.58%) Postgraduate
10 6 (19.35%) 3G
10 6 (19.35%) WiMAX
10 6 (19.35%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
11 5 (16.13%) Product Marketing
11 5 (16.13%) RNC
11 5 (16.13%) TIBCO
11 5 (16.13%) Nortel
11 5 (16.13%) Ericsson
11 5 (16.13%) Nokia
11 5 (16.13%) 2G
11 5 (16.13%) Change Management
11 5 (16.13%) NDS
11 5 (16.13%) Windows
11 5 (16.13%) Oracle
11 5 (16.13%) HNC
11 5 (16.13%) HND
12 4 (12.90%) Linux
12 4 (12.90%) SLA

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Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 (22.58%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 23 (74.19%) GSM
2 13 (41.94%) Wireless
3 9 (29.03%) SS7
4 8 (25.81%) LTE
5 6 (19.35%) WiMAX
5 6 (19.35%) 3G
6 5 (16.13%) 2G
6 5 (16.13%) RNC
7 4 (12.90%) GGSN
7 4 (12.90%) SGSN
7 4 (12.90%) Firewall
7 4 (12.90%) Radio Access Network
7 4 (12.90%) 3GPP
7 4 (12.90%) WCDMA
7 4 (12.90%) ATM
7 4 (12.90%) CDMA
7 4 (12.90%) GPRS
8 3 (9.68%) ISDN
8 3 (9.68%) PSTN
8 3 (9.68%) Megaco
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.90%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.23%) NoSQL
General
1 27 (87.10%) Telecoms
2 13 (41.94%) Marketing
3 4 (12.90%) Billing
4 1 (3.23%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 7 (22.58%) Trainer
1 7 (22.58%) Technical Trainer
2 5 (16.13%) Technical Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) Wireless Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Technical Support
4 3 (9.68%) Support Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Technical Support Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Developer
5 2 (6.45%) RAN Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Product Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Junior Account Manager
6 1 (3.23%) 3G Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Radio Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Radio Network Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Network Optimisation Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Sitecore Developer
6 1 (3.23%) CS Core Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Network Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Account Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.90%) WAP
2 2 (6.45%) .NET
2 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET
2 2 (6.45%) jQuery
3 1 (3.23%) RESTful
3 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (3.23%) HTML5
3 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (3.23%) HTML
3 1 (3.23%) CSS
3 1 (3.23%) Web Services
3 1 (3.23%) Ajax
3 1 (3.23%) WPF
3 1 (3.23%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.45%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.23%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 12 (38.71%) UNIX
2 5 (16.13%) Windows
3 4 (12.90%) Linux
3 4 (12.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (9.68%) Windows 2000
4 3 (9.68%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (35.48%) Service Delivery
2 5 (16.13%) Change Management
2 5 (16.13%) Product Marketing
3 3 (9.68%) Network Planning
4 2 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (6.45%) Network Architecture
5 1 (3.23%) BDD
5 1 (3.23%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (3.23%) Project Management
5 1 (3.23%) Service Management
5 1 (3.23%) Web Development
5 1 (3.23%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.45%) JavaScript
1 2 (6.45%) SQL
2 1 (3.23%) C#
Qualifications
1 14 (45.16%) Degree
2 7 (22.58%) Postgraduate
3 5 (16.13%) HNC
3 5 (16.13%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (22.58%) QA
2 4 (12.90%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (16.13%) NDS
2 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (19.35%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 5 (16.13%) TIBCO
2 5 (16.13%) Oracle
2 5 (16.13%) Nortel
2 5 (16.13%) Ericsson
2 5 (16.13%) Nokia
3 4 (12.90%) Red Hat
3 4 (12.90%) Cisco
3 4 (12.90%) VMware
3 4 (12.90%) HP
4 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
4 3 (9.68%) Sybase
5 2 (6.45%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 1 (3.23%) Huawei
6 1 (3.23%) Sitecore
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