The table below looks at the statistics for UMTS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UMTS over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Universal Mobile Telecommunications System (UMTS)
Rank 202 176 184
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +8
Permanent jobs citing UMTS 8 25 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.18% 0.58% 0.60%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.89% 3.18% 2.64%
Number of salaries quoted 8 25 30
Average salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.52% +5.00%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +17.64%
UMTS
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Surrey region.

Communications & Networking Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
898 786 1175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 20.53% 18.17% 22.83%
Number of salaries quoted 754 631 987
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

UMTS
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

UMTS Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

UMTS
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

UMTS Salary Trend in Surrey

UMTS
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing UMTS within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Guildford -16 6 £57,500 +4.54%
UMTS
South East

UMTS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey region citing UMTS 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 UMTS.

1 22 (100.00%) LTE
2 19 (86.36%) C++
2 19 (86.36%) Linux
2 19 (86.36%) GSM
2 19 (86.36%) Cisco
2 19 (86.36%) Telecoms
3 16 (72.73%) Software Engineering
3 16 (72.73%) Subversion
3 16 (72.73%) RANAP
3 16 (72.73%) Multithreading
3 16 (72.73%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 16 (72.73%) Asterisk PBX
3 16 (72.73%) STL
3 16 (72.73%) OOD
3 16 (72.73%) RTP
3 16 (72.73%) PBX
3 16 (72.73%) OO
3 16 (72.73%) Trac
3 16 (72.73%) GCC
3 16 (72.73%) GDB
4 3 (13.64%) Signal Processing
4 3 (13.64%) M3UA
4 3 (13.64%) SCTP
4 3 (13.64%) Python
4 3 (13.64%) Perl
4 3 (13.64%) VoIP
4 3 (13.64%) VPN
4 3 (13.64%) IPsec
4 3 (13.64%) TCAP
4 3 (13.64%) SCCP

UMTS
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey region citing UMTS 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 UMTS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 22 (100.00%) LTE
2 19 (86.36%) GSM
3 16 (72.73%) RANAP
3 16 (72.73%) Asterisk PBX
3 16 (72.73%) RTP
3 16 (72.73%) PBX
4 3 (13.64%) M3UA
4 3 (13.64%) SCTP
4 3 (13.64%) VoIP
4 3 (13.64%) VPN
4 3 (13.64%) IPsec
4 3 (13.64%) TCAP
4 3 (13.64%) SCCP
4 3 (13.64%) WiMAX
Development Applications
1 16 (72.73%) Subversion
1 16 (72.73%) Trac
1 16 (72.73%) GCC
1 16 (72.73%) GDB
General
1 19 (86.36%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (72.73%) Senior Software Engineer
1 16 (72.73%) Software Engineer
2 3 (13.64%) Senior Design Engineer
2 3 (13.64%) Support Engineer
2 3 (13.64%) Senior FPGA Engineer
2 3 (13.64%) FPGA Design Engineer
2 3 (13.64%) FPGA Engineer
2 3 (13.64%) Telecoms Engineer
2 3 (13.64%) Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (72.73%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 16 (72.73%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 3 (13.64%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 19 (86.36%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (72.73%) Software Engineering
1 16 (72.73%) Multithreading
1 16 (72.73%) OOD
1 16 (72.73%) OO
2 3 (13.64%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 19 (86.36%) C++
2 3 (13.64%) Python
2 3 (13.64%) Perl
2 3 (13.64%) Shell Script
2 3 (13.64%) Bash Shell
Vendors
1 19 (86.36%) Cisco
Woking
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Stock, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Optimus Search
Salary: £25000 - £60000 per annum + Pension/ Bonus/Share Options
Posted: 3 days ago
Weybridge
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £34000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago