The table below looks at the statistics for UMTS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UMTS over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Universal Mobile Telecommunications System (UMTS)
Rank - 68 62
Permanent jobs citing UMTS 0 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset - 0.17% 0.69%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 1.18% 4.82%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +30.00%
UMTS
South West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
99 85 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 12.63% 14.12% 14.41%
Number of salaries quoted 96 68 79
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £25,540
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

UMTS
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

UMTS Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

UMTS
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

UMTS Salary Trend in Somerset