The first table below looks at the demand 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 14 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Reading region.

Location
3 months to
14 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Universal Mobile Telecommunications System (UMTS)
Rank 123 132 131
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -1
Permanent jobs citing UMTS 11 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.47% 0.13% 0.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.53% 0.42% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 8
Average salary - £60,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +84.61%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +13.09%
Communications & Networking Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
720 715 615
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 30.77% 31.51% 26.44%
Number of salaries quoted 402 558 449
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -6.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
UMTS
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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 14 July 2014, 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 25 (100.00%) GSM
2 21 (84.00%) Marketing
3 14 (56.00%) UNIX
4 13 (52.00%) NDS
4 13 (52.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 13 (52.00%) TIBCO
4 13 (52.00%) SS7
4 13 (52.00%) Service Delivery
4 13 (52.00%) Product Marketing
4 13 (52.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 12 (48.00%) Telecoms
5 12 (48.00%) GPRS
5 12 (48.00%) 3GPP
5 12 (48.00%) WCDMA
5 12 (48.00%) HNC
5 12 (48.00%) HND
6 11 (44.00%) Change Management
6 11 (44.00%) Wireless
6 11 (44.00%) GGSN
6 11 (44.00%) SGSN
7 6 (24.00%) SMS
7 6 (24.00%) Huawei
8 4 (16.00%) LTE
8 4 (16.00%) 3G
8 4 (16.00%) 2G
9 2 (8.00%) Oracle
9 2 (8.00%) Linux
10 1 (4.00%) Windows 2000
10 1 (4.00%) Windows NT
10 1 (4.00%) ATM

UMTS
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 14 July 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 25 (100.00%) GSM
2 13 (52.00%) SS7
3 12 (48.00%) GPRS
3 12 (48.00%) 3GPP
3 12 (48.00%) WCDMA
4 11 (44.00%) Wireless
4 11 (44.00%) GGSN
4 11 (44.00%) SGSN
5 6 (24.00%) SMS
6 4 (16.00%) 3G
6 4 (16.00%) LTE
6 4 (16.00%) 2G
7 1 (4.00%) Megaco
7 1 (4.00%) ISUP
7 1 (4.00%) MGW
7 1 (4.00%) ISDN
7 1 (4.00%) PSTN
7 1 (4.00%) ATM
7 1 (4.00%) CDMA
General
1 21 (84.00%) Marketing
2 12 (48.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (52.00%) Support Engineer
2 7 (28.00%) Network Engineer
2 7 (28.00%) Core Network Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Technical Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Technical Support
3 3 (12.00%) Technical Support Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Network Support Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Network Support
Operating Systems
1 14 (56.00%) UNIX
2 2 (8.00%) Linux
3 1 (4.00%) Windows 2000
3 1 (4.00%) Windows NT
3 1 (4.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (52.00%) Service Delivery
1 13 (52.00%) Product Marketing
2 11 (44.00%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 12 (48.00%) HNC
1 12 (48.00%) HND
System Software
1 13 (52.00%) NDS
Vendors
1 13 (52.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
1 13 (52.00%) TIBCO
1 13 (52.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 6 (24.00%) Huawei
3 2 (8.00%) Oracle
4 1 (4.00%) Sybase
4 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
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