The table below looks at the statistics 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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Universal Mobile Telecommunications System (UMTS)
Rank 432 402 388
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -14
Permanent jobs citing UMTS 16 65 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.083% 0.31% 0.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.40% 1.40% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 9 13 47
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,300 £42,700 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -
UMTS
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
3997 4631 4230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 20.74% 22.18% 21.03%
Number of salaries quoted 3387 3555 3320
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -3.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016. 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 -41 10 £56,250 +29.31% 2
Surrey +15 5 £45,000 -21.73% 3
M4 Corridor - 1 - -
UMTS
England

UMTS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 28 (87.50%) GSM
2 25 (78.13%) LTE
3 24 (75.00%) Telecoms
4 12 (37.50%) Wireless
4 12 (37.50%) Linux
5 10 (31.25%) Unix
6 9 (28.13%) GPRS
6 9 (28.13%) SQL
6 9 (28.13%) Diameter Protocol
7 8 (25.00%) Oracle
7 8 (25.00%) Solaris
7 8 (25.00%) Cisco
8 7 (21.88%) Windows
8 7 (21.88%) SS7
8 7 (21.88%) Software Engineering
8 7 (21.88%) 4G
9 6 (18.75%) Line Management
9 6 (18.75%) Degree
9 6 (18.75%) TETRA
9 6 (18.75%) Electronics
9 6 (18.75%) WLAN
10 5 (15.63%) 3GPP
10 5 (15.63%) 3G
10 5 (15.63%) Python
10 5 (15.63%) Computer Science
10 5 (15.63%) Subversion
11 4 (12.50%) RANAP
11 4 (12.50%) ISUP
11 4 (12.50%) CDMA
11 4 (12.50%) PL/SQL

UMTS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (9.38%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.13%) Apache
2 1 (3.13%) Apache Spark
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 28 (87.50%) GSM
2 25 (78.13%) LTE
3 12 (37.50%) Wireless
4 9 (28.13%) Diameter Protocol
4 9 (28.13%) GPRS
5 7 (21.88%) 4G
5 7 (21.88%) SS7
6 6 (18.75%) TETRA
6 6 (18.75%) WLAN
7 5 (15.63%) 3G
7 5 (15.63%) 3GPP
8 4 (12.50%) Asterisk PBX
8 4 (12.50%) CDMA
8 4 (12.50%) ISUP
8 4 (12.50%) MGW
8 4 (12.50%) PBX
8 4 (12.50%) RANAP
8 4 (12.50%) RTP
8 4 (12.50%) VoIP
9 3 (9.38%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.50%) Big Data
2 3 (9.38%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.13%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (3.13%) GIS
3 1 (3.13%) Hadoop
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (15.63%) Subversion
2 4 (12.50%) Trac
3 1 (3.13%) JIRA
3 1 (3.13%) Maven
3 1 (3.13%) NetBeans
General
1 24 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 6 (18.75%) Electronics
3 3 (9.38%) Marketing
4 2 (6.25%) French Language
Job Titles
1 7 (21.88%) Software Engineer
2 6 (18.75%) Support Engineer
3 5 (15.63%) Engineering Manager
4 4 (12.50%) C++ Software Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Core Network Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Hardware Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Network Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Network Support
5 3 (9.38%) Network Support Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) RF Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Technical Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Technical Support
5 3 (9.38%) Technical Support Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Linux Support
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Test Leader
7 1 (3.13%) Data Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.50%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 4 (12.50%) SOAP
2 2 (6.25%) .NET
2 2 (6.25%) LINQ
2 2 (6.25%) WPF
3 1 (3.13%) HTML
3 1 (3.13%) HTML5
3 1 (3.13%) REST
3 1 (3.13%) Spring
3 1 (3.13%) Web Services
3 1 (3.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Computer Science
2 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.38%) Blackberry
3 2 (6.25%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.25%) Smart Meter
4 1 (3.13%) Algorithms
4 1 (3.13%) Statistics
4 1 (3.13%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 12 (37.50%) Linux
2 10 (31.25%) Unix
3 8 (25.00%) Solaris
4 7 (21.88%) Windows
5 3 (9.38%) Android
5 3 (9.38%) BlackBerry OS
6 1 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (3.13%) Ubuntu
6 1 (3.13%) Windows 2000
6 1 (3.13%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.88%) Software Engineering
2 6 (18.75%) Line Management
3 4 (12.50%) OO
4 3 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (9.38%) Performance Management
4 3 (9.38%) Project Management
4 3 (9.38%) Test Planning
4 3 (9.38%) Validation
5 2 (6.25%) Analytics
5 2 (6.25%) BDD
5 2 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (6.25%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (6.25%) Network Design
5 2 (6.25%) Network Optimisation
5 2 (6.25%) Presales
5 2 (6.25%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (6.25%) Test Automation
5 2 (6.25%) Test Management
6 1 (3.13%) ETL
6 1 (3.13%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 9 (28.13%) SQL
2 5 (15.63%) Python
3 4 (12.50%) C++
3 4 (12.50%) PL/SQL
4 2 (6.25%) C#
4 2 (6.25%) Java
5 1 (3.13%) Bash Shell
5 1 (3.13%) C
5 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (18.75%) Degree
2 2 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.13%) HNC
3 1 (3.13%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) SLA
2 1 (3.13%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (9.38%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (25.00%) Cisco
1 8 (25.00%) Oracle
2 4 (12.50%) HP
3 3 (9.38%) Sun
3 3 (9.38%) Sybase
3 3 (9.38%) Symbian
4 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.25%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.13%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 1 (3.13%) Motorola
5 1 (3.13%) Nokia
5 1 (3.13%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 1 (3.13%) TIBCO
5 1 (3.13%) Twitter
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Salary: 32,000
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