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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
M3UA
Rank 890 889 876
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -13
Permanent jobs citing M3UA 7 1 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.006% 0.001% 0.008%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.035% 0.005% 0.039%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 7
Average salary £62,500 - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 - £42,500

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
19930 18802 22840
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.80% 17.17% 19.78%
Number of salaries quoted 16113 14740 19028
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,750 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 5 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 19 December 2014. 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 - 5 £62,500 -
Berkshire - 4 £65,000 -
South East - 4 £65,000 -
Reading - 2 £65,000 -
Slough - 2 - -

M3UA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 17 (85.00%) SCTP
1 17 (85.00%) Telecoms
2 14 (70.00%) SOAP
2 14 (70.00%) LDAP
2 14 (70.00%) HTTP
2 14 (70.00%) SMPP
3 10 (50.00%) TCAP
3 10 (50.00%) Degree
3 10 (50.00%) SCCP
4 9 (45.00%) IMAP
4 9 (45.00%) Marketing
4 9 (45.00%) Smartphone
4 9 (45.00%) Internet
4 9 (45.00%) TCP/IP
4 9 (45.00%) SMTP
4 9 (45.00%) Broadband
5 8 (40.00%) GSM
5 8 (40.00%) MGW
6 7 (35.00%) 4G
6 7 (35.00%) INAP
6 7 (35.00%) LTE
6 7 (35.00%) VoIP
7 5 (25.00%) Linux
7 5 (25.00%) 3G
7 5 (25.00%) Cisco
7 5 (25.00%) UNIX
7 5 (25.00%) 2G
7 5 (25.00%) XCAP
8 3 (15.00%) IPsec
8 3 (15.00%) SLA

M3UA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 17 (85.00%) SCTP
2 14 (70.00%) LDAP
2 14 (70.00%) HTTP
2 14 (70.00%) SMPP
3 10 (50.00%) TCAP
3 10 (50.00%) SCCP
4 9 (45.00%) IMAP
4 9 (45.00%) SMTP
4 9 (45.00%) Internet
4 9 (45.00%) TCP/IP
4 9 (45.00%) Broadband
5 8 (40.00%) GSM
5 8 (40.00%) MGW
6 7 (35.00%) 4G
6 7 (35.00%) LTE
6 7 (35.00%) INAP
6 7 (35.00%) VoIP
7 5 (25.00%) 3G
7 5 (25.00%) 2G
7 5 (25.00%) XCAP
General
1 17 (85.00%) Telecoms
2 9 (45.00%) Marketing
3 1 (5.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Design Engineer
1 9 (45.00%) Senior Design Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Telecoms Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Leader
4 2 (10.00%) Test Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Customer Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Network Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Customer Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Core Network Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (70.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (45.00%) Smartphone
2 2 (10.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) UNIX
1 5 (25.00%) Linux
2 2 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (10.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (10.00%) Validation
1 2 (10.00%) Performance Testing
1 2 (10.00%) OpenUP
2 1 (5.00%) Network Architecture
2 1 (5.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (5.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) C++
1 3 (15.00%) Perl
1 3 (15.00%) Python
1 3 (15.00%) Shell Script
1 3 (15.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 10 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) SLA
2 2 (10.00%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Cisco
2 2 (10.00%) Sun
2 2 (10.00%) HP
2 2 (10.00%) Red Hat