The table below looks at the statistics for UMTS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UMTS over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Universal Mobile Telecommunications System (UMTS)
Rank 51 61 62
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +1
Permanent jobs citing UMTS 7 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 1.38% 1.04% 0.59%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.26% 4.58% 1.74%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 2
Median salary £38,000 £85,000 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-55.29% +119.35%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +5.00%
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 Slough region.

Communications & Networking Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
133 131 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 26.23% 22.66% 33.59%
Number of salaries quoted 116 82 152
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £37,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

UMTS
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

The demand trend of job ads across the Slough region citing UMTS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

UMTS Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

UMTS
Salary Trend in Slough

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

UMTS Salary Trend in Slough

UMTS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, 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 Slough region with a requirement for UMTS.

1 12 (100.00%) LTE
2 11 (91.67%) GSM
3 8 (66.67%) 3G
3 8 (66.67%) 4G
3 8 (66.67%) 2G
4 7 (58.33%) ISTQB
4 7 (58.33%) Wireshark
4 7 (58.33%) SIGTRAN
4 7 (58.33%) SS7
4 7 (58.33%) ISUP
4 7 (58.33%) SCCP
4 7 (58.33%) HP
4 7 (58.33%) ISEB
4 7 (58.33%) Diameter Protocol
4 7 (58.33%) Defect Management
4 7 (58.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 7 (58.33%) Test Planning
4 7 (58.33%) tcpdump
5 5 (41.67%) Radio Access Network
6 4 (33.33%) MIMO
6 4 (33.33%) Business Development
6 4 (33.33%) Degree
6 4 (33.33%) Nokia
6 4 (33.33%) Wireless
6 4 (33.33%) Telecoms
6 4 (33.33%) WLAN
6 4 (33.33%) Project Management
6 4 (33.33%) Mentoring
6 4 (33.33%) Node B
7 3 (25.00%) Presales

UMTS
Top Related IT Skills in Slough 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:

Communications & Networking
1 12 (100.00%) LTE
2 11 (91.67%) GSM
3 8 (66.67%) 2G
3 8 (66.67%) 3G
3 8 (66.67%) 4G
4 7 (58.33%) Diameter Protocol
4 7 (58.33%) ISUP
4 7 (58.33%) SCCP
4 7 (58.33%) SIGTRAN
4 7 (58.33%) SS7
4 7 (58.33%) tcpdump
4 7 (58.33%) Wireshark
5 5 (41.67%) Radio Access Network
6 4 (33.33%) MIMO
6 4 (33.33%) Node B
6 4 (33.33%) Wireless
6 4 (33.33%) WLAN
7 1 (8.33%) Broadband
7 1 (8.33%) GPRS
7 1 (8.33%) MPLS
General
1 4 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Analyst
1 7 (58.33%) Network Analyst
1 7 (58.33%) Test Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Communications Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Design Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Handset
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Defect Management
1 7 (58.33%) Test Planning
2 4 (33.33%) Business Development
2 4 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 4 (33.33%) Project Management
3 3 (25.00%) Presales
4 1 (8.33%) Network Architecture
4 1 (8.33%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) ISEB
1 7 (58.33%) ISTQB
1 7 (58.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) HP
2 4 (33.33%) Nokia
3 3 (25.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 3 (25.00%) Ericsson
3 3 (25.00%) Huawei