The first table below looks at the demand for UMTS skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UMTS over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Universal Mobile Telecommunications System (UMTS)
Rank 394 377 327
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -50
Permanent jobs citing UMTS 54 69 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.24% 0.31% 0.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.11% 1.34% 2.41%
Number of salaries quoted 18 49 111
Average salary £47,500 £52,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.65% +30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,700 £32,200 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £50,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +19.04%
Communications & Networking Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
4851 5137 5176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 21.70% 23.17% 22.18%
Number of salaries quoted 3712 4033 4289
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
UMTS
England

UMTS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

UMTS Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

UMTS
Salary Trend in the South East

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

UMTS Salary Trend in the South East

UMTS
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UMTS across the South East region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

UMTS Salary Histogram in the South East

UMTS
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing UMTS within the South East region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +17 39 £40,000 -23.07% 8
Surrey -15 6 £50,000 -9.09% 2
Hampshire - 5 - -
Buckinghamshire +1 4 £70,000 - 1
UMTS
England

UMTS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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.

1 111 (88.10%) GSM
2 85 (67.46%) Telecoms
3 70 (55.56%) LTE
4 36 (28.57%) GPRS
5 33 (26.19%) Software Engineering
6 31 (24.60%) Marketing
7 30 (23.81%) 3G
8 29 (23.02%) Linux
9 26 (20.63%) OO
9 26 (20.63%) C++
9 26 (20.63%) SQL
10 24 (19.05%) Windows
11 23 (18.25%) C#
12 22 (17.46%) UNIX
12 22 (17.46%) SS7
12 22 (17.46%) Wireless
13 21 (16.67%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
14 20 (15.87%) Product Marketing
14 20 (15.87%) Service Delivery
14 20 (15.87%) Change Management
14 20 (15.87%) TIBCO
14 20 (15.87%) NDS
14 20 (15.87%) Alcatel-Lucent
15 19 (15.08%) HNC
15 19 (15.08%) HND
15 19 (15.08%) Agile Software Development
15 19 (15.08%) Radio Access Network
16 18 (14.29%) 2G
16 18 (14.29%) .NET
16 18 (14.29%) Cisco

UMTS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 15 (11.90%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.59%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 111 (88.10%) GSM
2 70 (55.56%) LTE
3 36 (28.57%) GPRS
4 30 (23.81%) 3G
5 22 (17.46%) SS7
5 22 (17.46%) Wireless
6 19 (15.08%) Radio Access Network
7 18 (14.29%) 2G
8 17 (13.49%) 3GPP
8 17 (13.49%) VoIP
8 17 (13.49%) WCDMA
8 17 (13.49%) PBX
8 17 (13.49%) RTP
8 17 (13.49%) RANAP
8 17 (13.49%) Asterisk PBX
9 16 (12.70%) GGSN
9 16 (12.70%) SGSN
10 14 (11.11%) 4G
11 13 (10.32%) Broadband
12 10 (7.94%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.17%) Big Data
2 3 (2.38%) Oracle Database
2 3 (2.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 17 (13.49%) Subversion
1 17 (13.49%) GCC
1 17 (13.49%) GDB
1 17 (13.49%) Trac
General
1 85 (67.46%) Telecoms
2 31 (24.60%) Marketing
3 3 (2.38%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 28 (22.22%) Software Engineer
2 17 (13.49%) Support Engineer
3 14 (11.11%) Network Engineer
4 13 (10.32%) C++ Software Engineer
5 11 (8.73%) Developer
6 10 (7.94%) Performance Manager
6 10 (7.94%) Core Network Engineer
7 9 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
7 9 (7.14%) C# Developer
8 7 (5.56%) .NET Developer
8 7 (5.56%) Network Manager
9 6 (4.76%) ASP.NET Developer
9 6 (4.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 6 (4.76%) C# .NET Developer
10 4 (3.17%) Senior Developer
10 4 (3.17%) Software Developer
10 4 (3.17%) Applications Manager
10 4 (3.17%) Senior C# Developer
10 4 (3.17%) Product Manager
11 3 (2.38%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (14.29%) .NET
2 17 (13.49%) STL
2 17 (13.49%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 17 (13.49%) WPF
2 17 (13.49%) LINQ
3 7 (5.56%) jQuery
3 7 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
3 7 (5.56%) ASP.NET
4 6 (4.76%) CSS
4 6 (4.76%) HTML
4 6 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 6 (4.76%) HTML5
5 3 (2.38%) Ajax
6 1 (0.79%) WinForms
6 1 (0.79%) WAP
6 1 (0.79%) WML
6 1 (0.79%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.14%) Smartphone
2 8 (6.35%) Computer Science
2 8 (6.35%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (4.76%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.59%) Smart Meter
5 1 (0.79%) Machine to Machine
5 1 (0.79%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 29 (23.02%) Linux
2 24 (19.05%) Windows
3 22 (17.46%) UNIX
4 1 (0.79%) Windows NT
4 1 (0.79%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (26.19%) Software Engineering
2 26 (20.63%) OO
3 20 (15.87%) Product Marketing
3 20 (15.87%) Service Delivery
3 20 (15.87%) Change Management
4 19 (15.08%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (13.49%) OOD
5 17 (13.49%) Network Planning
6 9 (7.14%) UML
7 7 (5.56%) Service Management
7 7 (5.56%) Web Development
8 6 (4.76%) MVC
9 5 (3.97%) BDD
10 4 (3.17%) Performance Management
10 4 (3.17%) Product Management
11 3 (2.38%) Problem Management
11 3 (2.38%) Network Performance Management
11 3 (2.38%) Configuration Management
11 3 (2.38%) ITIL
12 2 (1.59%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 26 (20.63%) C++
1 26 (20.63%) SQL
2 23 (18.25%) C#
3 7 (5.56%) JavaScript
4 6 (4.76%) C
5 5 (3.97%) Python
6 1 (0.79%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 19 (15.08%) HNC
1 19 (15.08%) HND
2 17 (13.49%) Degree
3 2 (1.59%) Postgraduate
3 2 (1.59%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (1.59%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.59%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.79%) CCNP
4 1 (0.79%) CCNA
4 1 (0.79%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.14%) QA
2 4 (3.17%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (15.87%) NDS
Systems Management
1 7 (5.56%) Netcool
2 2 (1.59%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 21 (16.67%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 20 (15.87%) TIBCO
2 20 (15.87%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 18 (14.29%) Cisco
4 17 (13.49%) Oracle
5 7 (5.56%) Microsoft
6 6 (4.76%) Huawei
6 6 (4.76%) Business Objects
7 2 (1.59%) Ericsson
8 1 (0.79%) Agilent
8 1 (0.79%) HP
8 1 (0.79%) Sybase
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