The table below looks at the statistics for HSPA skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HSPA over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
High Speed Packet Access (HSPA)
Rank - - 213
Permanent jobs citing HSPA 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - - 0.035%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £50,000 £53,750
% change year-on-year
-44.00% -6.97%
HSPA
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 West region.

Communications & Networking Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1020 842 1120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 16.44% 16.52% 19.87%
Number of salaries quoted 873 684 953
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

HSPA
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

HSPA Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

HSPA
Salary Trend in the South West

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

HSPA Salary Trend in the South West