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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Universal Mobile Telecommunications System (UMTS)
Rank 136 121 135
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +14
Permanent jobs citing UMTS 3 18 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.14% 0.72% 0.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.50% 2.40% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Average salary £45,500 £52,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £45,000 £52,000
% change year-on-year
-8.33% -13.46%
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
606 751 680
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 27.45% 30.23% 30.24%
Number of salaries quoted 415 426 504
Average salary £47,500 £48,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.06% +7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 28 August 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 14 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 9 (64.29%) GSM
3 6 (42.86%) Degree
4 5 (35.71%) Wireless
4 5 (35.71%) LTE
5 4 (28.57%) MS Office
5 4 (28.57%) Postgraduate
6 3 (21.43%) UNIX
6 3 (21.43%) Windows
6 3 (21.43%) 3GPP
6 3 (21.43%) QA
6 3 (21.43%) Marketing
7 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (14.29%) WiMAX
7 2 (14.29%) Network Planning
7 2 (14.29%) GGSN
7 2 (14.29%) SGSN
7 2 (14.29%) GPRS
7 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
7 2 (14.29%) SS7
7 2 (14.29%) WCDMA
7 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
7 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
7 2 (14.29%) SQL
7 2 (14.29%) .NET
7 2 (14.29%) Oracle
7 2 (14.29%) jQuery
7 2 (14.29%) Network Architecture
7 2 (14.29%) Radio Access Network
8 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC 4

UMTS
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 4 (28.57%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 9 (64.29%) GSM
2 5 (35.71%) Wireless
2 5 (35.71%) LTE
3 3 (21.43%) 3GPP
4 2 (14.29%) WCDMA
4 2 (14.29%) WiMAX
4 2 (14.29%) GGSN
4 2 (14.29%) SGSN
4 2 (14.29%) SS7
4 2 (14.29%) GPRS
4 2 (14.29%) Radio Access Network
5 1 (7.14%) MGW
5 1 (7.14%) Megaco
5 1 (7.14%) ISUP
5 1 (7.14%) Firewall
5 1 (7.14%) ISDN
5 1 (7.14%) PSTN
5 1 (7.14%) ATM
5 1 (7.14%) CDMA
5 1 (7.14%) RNC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) NoSQL
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
General
1 14 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (21.43%) Marketing
3 1 (7.14%) Multimedia
3 1 (7.14%) Billing
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Trainer
1 4 (28.57%) Technical Trainer
2 2 (14.29%) Developer
2 2 (14.29%) Product Manager
3 1 (7.14%) RF Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Wireless Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Sitecore Developer
3 1 (7.14%) CS Core Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Support
3 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) .NET Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Hardware Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) .NET
1 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
1 2 (14.29%) jQuery
2 1 (7.14%) RESTful
2 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (7.14%) HTML5
2 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (7.14%) HTML
2 1 (7.14%) CSS
2 1 (7.14%) Web Services
2 1 (7.14%) WAP
2 1 (7.14%) Ajax
2 1 (7.14%) WPF
2 1 (7.14%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) IPTV
1 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
1 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) UNIX
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Windows 2000
2 1 (7.14%) Windows NT
2 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (14.29%) Network Planning
1 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
1 2 (14.29%) Network Architecture
2 1 (7.14%) BDD
2 1 (7.14%) Change Management
2 1 (7.14%) Web Development
2 1 (7.14%) Product Marketing
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) Python
2 1 (7.14%) C
2 1 (7.14%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) Degree
2 4 (28.57%) Postgraduate
3 1 (7.14%) HNC
3 1 (7.14%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) QA
2 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) NDS
1 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) Sybase
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) HP
2 1 (7.14%) Nortel
2 1 (7.14%) Alcatel-Lucent
2 1 (7.14%) Ericsson
2 1 (7.14%) Nokia
2 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
2 1 (7.14%) TIBCO
2 1 (7.14%) VMware
2 1 (7.14%) Sitecore
2 1 (7.14%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
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