The table below looks at the statistics for M3UA skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited M3UA over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
M3UA
Rank 890 894 869
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -25
Permanent jobs citing M3UA 3 13 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.003% 0.011% 0.004%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.016% 0.062% 0.021%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 0
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £50,000 -
% change year-on-year
+15.00% -

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
18260 20805 18853
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.67% 18.13% 17.75%
Number of salaries quoted 15141 16472 15224
Average salary £45,000 £44,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +1.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

M3UA
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing M3UA within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

M3UA Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

M3UA
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing M3UA within the UK.

M3UA Salary Trend in the UK

M3UA
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing M3UA within the UK over the 3 months to 28 August 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
England -6 3 £55,000 +10.00%
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 £55,000 -
London - 2 £55,000 -
South East +4 1 £57,500 +15.00%
Surrey +2 1 £57,500 +15.00%
Guildford -2 1 £57,500 +15.00%

M3UA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing M3UA 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 M3UA.

1 11 (100.00%) TCAP
2 10 (90.91%) Telecoms
2 10 (90.91%) Linux
3 9 (81.82%) SCCP
4 8 (72.73%) GSM
4 8 (72.73%) VoIP
4 8 (72.73%) SCTP
5 7 (63.64%) Perl
6 6 (54.55%) Python
6 6 (54.55%) VPN
6 6 (54.55%) UMTS
6 6 (54.55%) Cisco
6 6 (54.55%) IPsec
6 6 (54.55%) Bash Shell
6 6 (54.55%) LTE
7 5 (45.45%) INAP
8 4 (36.36%) 3G
8 4 (36.36%) 2G
9 3 (27.27%) MGW
9 3 (27.27%) 4G
10 2 (18.18%) Dialogic
10 2 (18.18%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 2 (18.18%) CppUnit
10 2 (18.18%) Diameter Protocol
10 2 (18.18%) Multithreading
10 2 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (18.18%) Google
10 2 (18.18%) Degree
10 2 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (18.18%) SMPP

M3UA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing M3UA 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 M3UA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 11 (100.00%) TCAP
2 9 (81.82%) SCCP
3 8 (72.73%) GSM
3 8 (72.73%) VoIP
3 8 (72.73%) SCTP
4 6 (54.55%) LTE
4 6 (54.55%) VPN
4 6 (54.55%) UMTS
4 6 (54.55%) IPsec
5 5 (45.45%) INAP
6 4 (36.36%) 2G
6 4 (36.36%) 3G
7 3 (27.27%) MGW
7 3 (27.27%) 4G
8 2 (18.18%) Diameter Protocol
8 2 (18.18%) DNS
8 2 (18.18%) CDMA
8 2 (18.18%) 3GPP
8 2 (18.18%) SMPP
8 2 (18.18%) Megaco
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) MySQL
1 2 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) CppUnit
General
1 10 (90.91%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Support Engineer
1 6 (54.55%) Telecoms Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) C++ Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Trainer
2 2 (18.18%) Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) STL
1 2 (18.18%) POSIX
1 2 (18.18%) Boost C++ Libraries
Operating Systems
1 10 (90.91%) Linux
2 2 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (18.18%) UNIX
2 2 (18.18%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) Multithreading
2 1 (9.09%) OpenUP
2 1 (9.09%) Validation
2 1 (9.09%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) Perl
2 6 (54.55%) Python
2 6 (54.55%) Bash Shell
3 2 (18.18%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Cisco
2 2 (18.18%) Red Hat
2 2 (18.18%) Google
2 2 (18.18%) Dialogic