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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
High Speed Packet Access (HSPA)
Rank - - 221
Permanent jobs citing HSPA 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - - 0.018%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.094%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,500 £27,650 £43,750
% change year-on-year
+10.30% -36.80%
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
1062 997 1062
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 17.23% 17.21% 19.43%
Number of salaries quoted 897 780 900
Average salary £37,000 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.89% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £27,127
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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