The table below looks at the statistics for UMTS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UMTS over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Universal Mobile Telecommunications System (UMTS)
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 103 134 102
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -32
Permanent jobs citing UMTS 2 11 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.16% 0.52% 1.82%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.58% 1.80% 6.20%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 5
Median salary - £56,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +32.35%
UK excluding London median salary £41,250 £45,000 £48,750
% change year-on-year
-8.33% -7.69%

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
342 612 694
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 27.36% 29.20% 29.41%
Number of salaries quoted 217 477 382
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

UMTS
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading region citing UMTS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 February 2017, 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 Reading region with a requirement for UMTS.

1 11 (91.67%) GSM
2 10 (83.33%) Marketing
2 10 (83.33%) Value-Added Service
3 9 (75.00%) Service Delivery
4 8 (66.67%) Change Management
4 8 (66.67%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 8 (66.67%) TIBCO
4 8 (66.67%) SS7
4 8 (66.67%) Unix
4 8 (66.67%) Nokia Networks
4 8 (66.67%) Product Marketing
5 6 (50.00%) HNC
5 6 (50.00%) HND
5 6 (50.00%) Telecoms
6 3 (25.00%) GPRS
6 3 (25.00%) SMS
6 3 (25.00%) Presales
7 2 (16.67%) Customer Requirements
7 2 (16.67%) Mitel
7 2 (16.67%) Product Management
8 1 (8.33%) OSPF
8 1 (8.33%) BGP
8 1 (8.33%) Nokia
8 1 (8.33%) Tcl
8 1 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (8.33%) Wireless
8 1 (8.33%) IPsec
8 1 (8.33%) WCDMA
8 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
8 1 (8.33%) VPN

UMTS
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) OpenStack
Communications & Networking
1 11 (91.67%) GSM
2 10 (83.33%) Value-Added Service
3 8 (66.67%) SS7
4 3 (25.00%) GPRS
4 3 (25.00%) SMS
5 1 (8.33%) BGP
5 1 (8.33%) CDMA
5 1 (8.33%) GGSN
5 1 (8.33%) IPsec
5 1 (8.33%) IPv4
5 1 (8.33%) IPv6
5 1 (8.33%) OSPF
5 1 (8.33%) SSL
5 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
5 1 (8.33%) VoLTE
5 1 (8.33%) VoWiFi
5 1 (8.33%) VPN
5 1 (8.33%) WCDMA
5 1 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (8.33%) Wireless
General
1 10 (83.33%) Marketing
2 6 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (8.33%) Billing
3 1 (8.33%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) VAS Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Network Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Presales Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Billing Support
4 1 (8.33%) Billing Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Core Network Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Data Network Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Network Systems Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Security Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Network Security Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Security Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Unix
2 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Service Delivery
2 8 (66.67%) Change Management
2 8 (66.67%) Product Marketing
3 3 (25.00%) Presales
4 2 (16.67%) Customer Requirements
4 2 (16.67%) Product Management
5 1 (8.33%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
1 1 (8.33%) C++
1 1 (8.33%) Perl
1 1 (8.33%) Python
1 1 (8.33%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) HNC
1 6 (50.00%) HND
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) KVM
1 1 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Alcatel-Lucent
1 8 (66.67%) Nokia Networks
1 8 (66.67%) TIBCO
2 2 (16.67%) Mitel
3 1 (8.33%) Huawei
3 1 (8.33%) Nokia