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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
High Speed Packet Access (HSPA)
UK
Rank 840 920 942
Rank change year-on-year
+80 +22
Permanent jobs citing HSPA 4 9 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.009% 0.009%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.029% 0.054% 0.048%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 2
Median salary £57,500 £29,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+98.27% -29.69%
UK excluding London median salary - £29,000 -

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
13891 16769 18928
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.74% 16.80% 18.03%
Number of salaries quoted 11342 13928 15374
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
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 21 January 2017 within the UK.

HSPA Salary Histogram in the UK

HSPA
Top 6 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 21 January 2017. 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 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 +83 4 £57,500 +98.27%
London - 3 £57,500 -
South East +57 1 - -
City of London - 1 £27,500 -
Berkshire - 1 - -
Reading - 1 - -

HSPA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 4 (66.67%) Linux
1 4 (66.67%) Python
1 4 (66.67%) WCDMA
1 4 (66.67%) Wireless
1 4 (66.67%) Bash Shell
1 4 (66.67%) LTE
2 3 (50.00%) Presales
2 3 (50.00%) User Experience
2 3 (50.00%) WiMAX
2 3 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 3 (50.00%) DHCP
2 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (50.00%) DNS
2 3 (50.00%) Perl
2 3 (50.00%) GPRS
2 3 (50.00%) IPv4
2 3 (50.00%) CCNA
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (50.00%) OSPF
2 3 (50.00%) ICMP
3 2 (33.33%) CCNP
3 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (16.67%) Mobile Development
4 1 (16.67%) Apple Swift
4 1 (16.67%) Junos
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (16.67%) Android Studio
4 1 (16.67%) Mentoring

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:

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) LTE
1 4 (66.67%) WCDMA
1 4 (66.67%) Wireless
2 3 (50.00%) DHCP
2 3 (50.00%) DNS
2 3 (50.00%) GPRS
2 3 (50.00%) ICMP
2 3 (50.00%) IPv4
2 3 (50.00%) OSPF
2 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (50.00%) WiMAX
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (16.67%) Firewall
3 1 (16.67%) Internet
3 1 (16.67%) Junos
3 1 (16.67%) RTP
3 1 (16.67%) RTSP
3 1 (16.67%) VLAN
3 1 (16.67%) VPN
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Android Studio
1 1 (16.67%) Xcode
General
1 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Presales Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Coordinator
2 1 (16.67%) Help Desk Coordinator
2 1 (16.67%) Presales Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) User Experience
2 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (16.67%) Streaming Video
3 1 (16.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Android
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Performance Testing
1 3 (50.00%) Presales
2 1 (16.67%) Coaching
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (16.67%) CRM
2 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile Development
2 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
2 1 (16.67%) Service Design
2 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Bash Shell
1 4 (66.67%) Python
2 3 (50.00%) Perl
3 1 (16.67%) Apple Swift
3 1 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) CCNA
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (33.33%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Apple
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco
1 1 (16.67%) Juniper
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft