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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
High Speed Packet Access (HSPA)
Rank 873 980 956
Rank change year-on-year
+107 -24
Permanent jobs citing HSPA 3 5 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.003% 0.005% 0.017%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.019% 0.028% 0.093%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 2
Median salary £57,500 £30,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+88.52% -16.43%
UK excluding London median salary - £30,500 £28,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.92%

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
15506 17745 20329
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.21% 16.54% 17.97%
Number of salaries quoted 12559 14671 16364
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 7 December 2016 within the UK.

HSPA Salary Histogram in the UK

HSPA
Top 3 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 7 December 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 +93 3 £57,500 +88.52%
London - 3 £57,500 -
City of London - 1 £27,500 -

HSPA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 7 (77.78%) LTE
2 6 (66.67%) Python
3 5 (55.56%) WCDMA
3 5 (55.56%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (44.44%) Wireless
4 4 (44.44%) Bash Shell
4 4 (44.44%) Linux
4 4 (44.44%) 3G
4 4 (44.44%) 4G
5 3 (33.33%) User Experience
5 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (33.33%) Presales
5 3 (33.33%) OSPF
5 3 (33.33%) ICMP
5 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (33.33%) DNS
5 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 3 (33.33%) IPv4
5 3 (33.33%) CCNA
5 3 (33.33%) Perl
5 3 (33.33%) DHCP
5 3 (33.33%) GPRS
5 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 3 (33.33%) Performance Testing
5 3 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
5 3 (33.33%) WiMAX
6 2 (22.22%) Network Design
6 2 (22.22%) MATLAB
6 2 (22.22%) Google

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 2 (22.22%) Apache
1 2 (22.22%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (22.22%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (22.22%) Amazon S3
1 2 (22.22%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (22.22%) Google Cloud Platform
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) LTE
2 5 (55.56%) WCDMA
2 5 (55.56%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (44.44%) 3G
3 4 (44.44%) 4G
3 4 (44.44%) Wireless
4 3 (33.33%) DHCP
4 3 (33.33%) DNS
4 3 (33.33%) GPRS
4 3 (33.33%) ICMP
4 3 (33.33%) IPv4
4 3 (33.33%) OSPF
4 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 3 (33.33%) WiMAX
5 2 (22.22%) 2G
5 2 (22.22%) GSM
5 2 (22.22%) Radio Access Network
5 2 (22.22%) Wireshark
6 1 (11.11%) Junos
6 1 (11.11%) RTSP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Hadoop
General
1 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Presales Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Designer
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Designer
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Coordinator
3 1 (11.11%) Help Desk Coordinator
3 1 (11.11%) Presales Network Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (33.33%) User Experience
2 2 (22.22%) Public Cloud
2 2 (22.22%) Visualisation
3 1 (11.11%) Streaming Video
3 1 (11.11%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (33.33%) Performance Testing
1 3 (33.33%) Presales
2 2 (22.22%) Analytics
2 2 (22.22%) Data Visualisation
2 2 (22.22%) High Availability
2 2 (22.22%) Network Design
2 2 (22.22%) Statistical Modelling
3 1 (11.11%) CRM
3 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) Python
2 4 (44.44%) Bash Shell
3 3 (33.33%) Perl
4 2 (22.22%) Java
4 2 (22.22%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) CCNA
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (22.22%) CCNP
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Actix
2 2 (22.22%) Ericsson
2 2 (22.22%) Google
2 2 (22.22%) Huawei
2 2 (22.22%) Nokia
2 2 (22.22%) Nortel
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco
3 1 (11.11%) Juniper