The first table below looks at the demand for WCDMA 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 WCDMA 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
Wideband Code Division Multiple Access (W-CDMA)
Rank - 434 422
Permanent jobs citing WCDMA 0 12 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East - 0.054% 0.099%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.23% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 21
Average salary - £50,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.48%
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £50,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +19.04%
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
WCDMA
England

WCDMA
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

WCDMA Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

WCDMA
Salary Trend in the South East

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

WCDMA Salary Trend in the South East

WCDMA
Top 23 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the South East region citing WCDMA 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 WCDMA.

1 17 (100.00%) GPRS
1 17 (100.00%) GSM
1 17 (100.00%) UMTS
2 16 (94.12%) 3GPP
2 16 (94.12%) Wireless
2 16 (94.12%) GGSN
2 16 (94.12%) SGSN
3 11 (64.71%) Marketing
4 9 (52.94%) Telecoms
5 6 (35.29%) Huawei
6 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
6 1 (5.88%) Megaco
6 1 (5.88%) ISUP
6 1 (5.88%) ISDN
6 1 (5.88%) PSTN
6 1 (5.88%) Sybase
6 1 (5.88%) UNIX
6 1 (5.88%) Windows
6 1 (5.88%) Windows 2000
6 1 (5.88%) Windows NT
6 1 (5.88%) ATM
6 1 (5.88%) CDMA
6 1 (5.88%) MGW

WCDMA
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 WCDMA 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 WCDMA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 17 (100.00%) GPRS
1 17 (100.00%) GSM
1 17 (100.00%) UMTS
2 16 (94.12%) 3GPP
2 16 (94.12%) Wireless
2 16 (94.12%) GGSN
2 16 (94.12%) SGSN
3 1 (5.88%) Megaco
3 1 (5.88%) ISUP
3 1 (5.88%) ISDN
3 1 (5.88%) PSTN
3 1 (5.88%) ATM
3 1 (5.88%) CDMA
3 1 (5.88%) MGW
General
1 11 (64.71%) Marketing
2 9 (52.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (64.71%) Network Engineer
2 10 (58.82%) Core Network Engineer
3 8 (47.06%) Support Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Technical Support Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Network Support Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Technical Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Network Support
4 3 (17.65%) Technical Support
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) UNIX
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
1 1 (5.88%) Windows 2000
1 1 (5.88%) Windows NT
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Huawei
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) Sybase