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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Universal Mobile Telecommunications System (UMTS)
Rank - 59 63
Permanent jobs citing UMTS 0 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset - 0.53% 0.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 4.05% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 1
Average salary - £56,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £52,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-13.46% +26.82%
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
95 74 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 12.37% 13.19% 16.39%
Number of salaries quoted 94 61 91
Average salary £36,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.30% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,500 £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