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 28 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Universal Mobile Telecommunications System (UMTS)
Rank 382 374 325
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -49
Permanent jobs citing UMTS 53 72 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.23% 0.33% 0.53%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.07% 1.41% 2.39%
Number of salaries quoted 18 51 106
Average salary £46,250 £52,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.05% +38.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,700 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £52,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-20.67% +26.82%
Communications & Networking Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
4934 5114 5197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 21.76% 23.18% 22.40%
Number of salaries quoted 3762 3986 4309
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
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 28 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 28 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 +20 40 £40,000 -23.07% 10
Surrey -34 5 £50,000 -9.09% 2
Buckinghamshire -11 4 £70,000 -
Hampshire - 4 - -
UMTS
England

UMTS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 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.

1 108 (89.26%) GSM
2 80 (66.12%) Telecoms
3 66 (54.55%) LTE
4 36 (29.75%) GPRS
5 31 (25.62%) Software Engineering
5 31 (25.62%) Marketing
6 28 (23.14%) 3G
7 27 (22.31%) Linux
8 26 (21.49%) SQL
9 24 (19.83%) C++
9 24 (19.83%) Windows
9 24 (19.83%) OO
10 22 (18.18%) UNIX
10 22 (18.18%) C#
10 22 (18.18%) SS7
11 21 (17.36%) Wireless
11 21 (17.36%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
12 20 (16.53%) Radio Access Network
12 20 (16.53%) Product Marketing
12 20 (16.53%) Service Delivery
12 20 (16.53%) Change Management
12 20 (16.53%) TIBCO
12 20 (16.53%) NDS
12 20 (16.53%) Alcatel-Lucent
12 20 (16.53%) HNC
12 20 (16.53%) HND
13 19 (15.70%) Agile Software Development
14 18 (14.88%) 2G
15 17 (14.05%) Degree
15 17 (14.05%) .NET

UMTS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 14 (11.57%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.65%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 108 (89.26%) GSM
2 66 (54.55%) LTE
3 36 (29.75%) GPRS
4 28 (23.14%) 3G
5 22 (18.18%) SS7
6 21 (17.36%) Wireless
7 20 (16.53%) Radio Access Network
8 18 (14.88%) 2G
9 17 (14.05%) 3GPP
9 17 (14.05%) WCDMA
10 16 (13.22%) GGSN
10 16 (13.22%) SGSN
11 15 (12.40%) RTP
11 15 (12.40%) RANAP
11 15 (12.40%) VoIP
11 15 (12.40%) PBX
11 15 (12.40%) Asterisk PBX
12 13 (10.74%) Broadband
13 12 (9.92%) 4G
14 10 (8.26%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.31%) Big Data
2 3 (2.48%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.48%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 15 (12.40%) Subversion
1 15 (12.40%) Trac
1 15 (12.40%) GCC
1 15 (12.40%) GDB
General
1 80 (66.12%) Telecoms
2 31 (25.62%) Marketing
3 3 (2.48%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.83%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 27 (22.31%) Software Engineer
2 16 (13.22%) Support Engineer
3 14 (11.57%) Network Engineer
4 12 (9.92%) C++ Software Engineer
5 11 (9.09%) Developer
6 10 (8.26%) C# Developer
6 10 (8.26%) Performance Manager
6 10 (8.26%) Core Network Engineer
7 8 (6.61%) Systems Engineer
8 7 (5.79%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 7 (5.79%) C# .NET Developer
8 7 (5.79%) ASP.NET Developer
8 7 (5.79%) Network Manager
8 7 (5.79%) .NET Developer
9 4 (3.31%) Senior Developer
9 4 (3.31%) Software Developer
9 4 (3.31%) Applications Manager
9 4 (3.31%) Technical Engineer
9 4 (3.31%) Senior C# Developer
9 4 (3.31%) Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (14.05%) .NET
1 17 (14.05%) WPF
1 17 (14.05%) LINQ
2 15 (12.40%) STL
2 15 (12.40%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 8 (6.61%) ASP.NET
3 8 (6.61%) jQuery
3 8 (6.61%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (5.79%) HTML5
4 7 (5.79%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 7 (5.79%) CSS
4 7 (5.79%) HTML
5 4 (3.31%) Ajax
6 1 (0.83%) WinForms
6 1 (0.83%) WAP
6 1 (0.83%) WML
6 1 (0.83%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.44%) Smartphone
2 7 (5.79%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (5.79%) Computer Science
3 6 (4.96%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.65%) Smart Meter
5 1 (0.83%) Handset
5 1 (0.83%) Machine to Machine
Operating Systems
1 27 (22.31%) Linux
2 24 (19.83%) Windows
3 22 (18.18%) UNIX
4 1 (0.83%) Windows NT
4 1 (0.83%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (25.62%) Software Engineering
2 24 (19.83%) OO
3 20 (16.53%) Product Marketing
3 20 (16.53%) Service Delivery
3 20 (16.53%) Change Management
4 19 (15.70%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (13.22%) Network Planning
6 15 (12.40%) OOD
7 9 (7.44%) UML
8 8 (6.61%) Web Development
9 7 (5.79%) Service Management
9 7 (5.79%) MVC
10 5 (4.13%) BDD
11 4 (3.31%) Performance Management
11 4 (3.31%) Product Management
12 3 (2.48%) Configuration Management
12 3 (2.48%) ITIL
12 3 (2.48%) Problem Management
12 3 (2.48%) Network Performance Management
13 2 (1.65%) Fault Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (21.49%) SQL
2 24 (19.83%) C++
3 22 (18.18%) C#
4 8 (6.61%) JavaScript
5 6 (4.96%) C
6 5 (4.13%) Python
7 1 (0.83%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 20 (16.53%) HNC
1 20 (16.53%) HND
2 17 (14.05%) Degree
3 2 (1.65%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.65%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.65%) Postgraduate
3 2 (1.65%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.83%) CCNP
4 1 (0.83%) CCNA
4 1 (0.83%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.44%) QA
2 4 (3.31%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (16.53%) NDS
Systems Management
1 7 (5.79%) Netcool
2 2 (1.65%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 21 (17.36%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 20 (16.53%) TIBCO
2 20 (16.53%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 17 (14.05%) Oracle
4 16 (13.22%) Cisco
5 6 (4.96%) Huawei
5 6 (4.96%) Business Objects
5 6 (4.96%) Microsoft
6 2 (1.65%) Ericsson
7 1 (0.83%) HP
7 1 (0.83%) Sybase
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Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £60000 per annum + Package
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Stock, Pension, Healthcare
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