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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Universal Mobile Telecommunications System (UMTS)
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing UMTS 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+10.52% +5.55%
UMTS
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Communications & Networking Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
405 439 370
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 12.70% 11.81% 11.48%
Number of salaries quoted 273 289 236
Average salary £42,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

UMTS
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

UMTS Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

UMTS
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

UMTS Salary Trend in Scotland

UMTS
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 7 (100.00%) GSM
1 7 (100.00%) SLA
1 7 (100.00%) Nortel
1 7 (100.00%) Ericsson
1 7 (100.00%) Nokia
1 7 (100.00%) 3G
1 7 (100.00%) Wireless
1 7 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 7 (100.00%) 2G
1 7 (100.00%) WiMAX
1 7 (100.00%) RNC
1 7 (100.00%) Degree
1 7 (100.00%) QA
1 7 (100.00%) LTE
1 7 (100.00%) 4G
1 7 (100.00%) Radio Access Network
2 6 (85.71%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (85.71%) Service Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Nokia Solutions and Networks

UMTS
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 7 (100.00%) GSM
1 7 (100.00%) 3G
1 7 (100.00%) Wireless
1 7 (100.00%) 2G
1 7 (100.00%) WiMAX
1 7 (100.00%) RNC
1 7 (100.00%) LTE
1 7 (100.00%) 4G
1 7 (100.00%) Radio Access Network
General
1 7 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) RAN Engineer
2 6 (85.71%) Senior RAN Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 3G Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (100.00%) SLA
1 7 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Nortel
1 7 (100.00%) Ericsson
1 7 (100.00%) Nokia
2 1 (14.29%) Nokia Solutions and Networks