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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UMTS over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Universal Mobile Telecommunications System (UMTS)
Rank - 224 208
Permanent jobs citing UMTS 0 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - 0.016% 0.095%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.096% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £53,750
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £41,250 £52,000
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -20.67%
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 West region.

Communications & Networking Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1156 1046 845
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 19.79% 17.06% 16.13%
Number of salaries quoted 999 876 705
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £38,472
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -9.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,000 £52,850
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

UMTS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing UMTS across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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