The table below looks at the statistics for UMTS skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UMTS over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Universal Mobile Telecommunications System (UMTS)
England / South West
Rank - 245 -
Permanent jobs citing UMTS 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - 0.018% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.099% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Median salary - £44,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -21.73%

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
806 1009 1000
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 16.30% 18.00% 16.52%
Number of salaries quoted 643 882 851
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,862 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

UMTS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing UMTS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

UMTS Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

UMTS
Salary Trend in the South West

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

UMTS Salary Trend in the South West

UMTS
Top 19 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, IT jobs citing UMTS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for UMTS.

1 3 (100.00%) Ericsson
1 3 (100.00%) GSM
1 3 (100.00%) LTE
2 2 (66.67%) XCAP
2 2 (66.67%) Actix
2 2 (66.67%) WCDMA
2 2 (66.67%) Nokia
2 2 (66.67%) Mapinfo
2 2 (66.67%) Benchmarking
2 2 (66.67%) Anite
2 2 (66.67%) MapBasic
3 1 (33.33%) Network Design
3 1 (33.33%) Network Planning
3 1 (33.33%) Huawei
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
3 1 (33.33%) NSN NetAct
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills

UMTS
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
1 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) GSM
1 3 (100.00%) LTE
2 2 (66.67%) WCDMA
2 2 (66.67%) XCAP
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) RF Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Optimisation Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) RF Optimisation Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Benchmarking
2 1 (33.33%) Network Design
2 1 (33.33%) Network Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) MapBasic
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Ericsson
2 2 (66.67%) Actix
2 2 (66.67%) Anite
2 2 (66.67%) Mapinfo
2 2 (66.67%) Nokia
3 1 (33.33%) Huawei
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft