The table below looks at the statistics for HSPA skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HSPA over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
High Speed Packet Access (HSPA)
Rank 916 978 971
Rank change year-on-year
+62 -7
Permanent jobs citing HSPA 11 6 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.005% 0.009%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.066% 0.032% 0.049%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 7
Median salary £65,000 £93,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-30.66% +134.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,750 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £130,750 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £140,000 £27,000
% change year-on-year
-60.71% +418.51%

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

Communications & Networking Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
16560 18672 20557
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.90% 16.96% 17.65%
Number of salaries quoted 13770 15324 16429
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

HSPA
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing HSPA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

HSPA Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

HSPA
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing HSPA within the UK.

HSPA Salary Trend in the UK

HSPA
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing HSPA over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 within the UK.

HSPA Salary Histogram in the UK

HSPA
Top 4 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HSPA within the UK over the 3 months to 27 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +30 9 £65,000 -30.66%
London +47 7 £65,000 +36.84%
Bristol - 2 £55,000 -
South West - 2 £55,000 -

HSPA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, IT jobs citing HSPA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for HSPA.

1 28 (100.00%) 3G
2 23 (82.14%) LTE
3 21 (75.00%) Telecoms
4 18 (64.29%) 4G
5 14 (50.00%) 2G
5 14 (50.00%) Network Design
5 14 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 13 (46.43%) Project Management
6 13 (46.43%) Firewall
6 13 (46.43%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (32.14%) Wi-Fi
8 8 (28.57%) Internet
8 8 (28.57%) MATLAB
8 8 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (28.57%) Google
8 8 (28.57%) Web 2.0
8 8 (28.57%) Hadoop
8 8 (28.57%) Visualisation
8 8 (28.57%) Amazon EC2
8 8 (28.57%) Amazon S3
8 8 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
8 8 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
8 8 (28.57%) HTML
8 8 (28.57%) Java
8 8 (28.57%) Apache
8 8 (28.57%) Python
8 8 (28.57%) XML
8 8 (28.57%) GPRS
8 8 (28.57%) Apache Spark
8 8 (28.57%) Google Cloud Platform

HSPA
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Application Platforms
1 8 (28.57%) Apache
1 8 (28.57%) Apache Spark
2 5 (17.86%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (17.86%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (21.43%) MS Excel
1 6 (21.43%) MS Office
2 1 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.57%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 8 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (28.57%) Amazon EC2
1 8 (28.57%) Amazon S3
1 8 (28.57%) Cloud Computing
1 8 (28.57%) Google Cloud Platform
1 8 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 28 (100.00%) 3G
2 23 (82.14%) LTE
3 18 (64.29%) 4G
4 14 (50.00%) 2G
5 13 (46.43%) Firewall
6 9 (32.14%) Wi-Fi
7 8 (28.57%) GPRS
7 8 (28.57%) Internet
8 6 (21.43%) GSM
8 6 (21.43%) Radio Access Network
8 6 (21.43%) WCDMA
8 6 (21.43%) Wireshark
9 5 (17.86%) DNS
9 5 (17.86%) DSL
9 5 (17.86%) TCP/IP
9 5 (17.86%) VoIP
9 5 (17.86%) VPN
10 1 (3.57%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (28.57%) Hadoop
General
1 21 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 7 (25.00%) Automotive
2 7 (25.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 8 (28.57%) Architect
2 7 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
3 6 (21.43%) Designer
3 6 (21.43%) Senior Designer
4 5 (17.86%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 5 (17.86%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
4 5 (17.86%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 5 (17.86%) 2nd Line Support
4 5 (17.86%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 5 (17.86%) Field Engineer
4 5 (17.86%) Field Support Engineer
4 5 (17.86%) Support Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) BSS Architect
5 3 (10.71%) Field Service Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (7.14%) BSS Solutions Architect
6 2 (7.14%) Cloud Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
6 2 (7.14%) Performance Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (28.57%) HTML
1 8 (28.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (46.43%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (28.57%) Public Cloud
2 8 (28.57%) Visualisation
2 8 (28.57%) Web 2.0
3 7 (25.00%) Algorithms
3 7 (25.00%) Machine to Machine
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.86%) Windows
1 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (50.00%) Network Design
2 13 (46.43%) Project Management
3 8 (28.57%) Analytics
3 8 (28.57%) Data Visualisation
3 8 (28.57%) Performance Management
3 8 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (28.57%) Statistical Modelling
4 6 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (21.43%) High Availability
4 6 (21.43%) PRINCE2
5 5 (17.86%) ITSM
6 3 (10.71%) Software Engineering
7 1 (3.57%) Network Planning
Programming Languages
1 8 (28.57%) Java
1 8 (28.57%) MATLAB
1 8 (28.57%) Python
2 6 (21.43%) C
3 2 (7.14%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (21.43%) CCIE
1 6 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (21.43%) Degree
2 3 (10.71%) PhD
3 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.86%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (17.86%) Active Directory
1 5 (17.86%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 14 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (28.57%) Google
3 6 (21.43%) Actix
3 6 (21.43%) Ericsson
3 6 (21.43%) Huawei
3 6 (21.43%) Nokia
3 6 (21.43%) Nortel
4 5 (17.86%) BT
4 5 (17.86%) Citrix