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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
M3UA
Rank 937 939 951
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +12
Permanent jobs citing M3UA 11 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.003% 0.001%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.064% 0.015% 0.006%
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 0
Average salary £65,000 £65,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £65,000 -
% change year-on-year
-41.53% -

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
17270 19367 18179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.05% 18.17% 17.31%
Number of salaries quoted 14361 15720 14268
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing M3UA over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 within the UK.

M3UA Salary Histogram in the UK

M3UA
Top 7 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 9 February 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
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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 +36 11 £65,000 -
London - 9 £75,000 -
South East +11 2 £38,000 -41.53%
Berkshire -4 1 £28,500 -56.15%
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £55,000 -
Newbury - 1 £28,500 -
Surrey - 1 £47,500 -

M3UA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 16 (100.00%) TCAP
2 14 (87.50%) INAP
3 13 (81.25%) 2G
3 13 (81.25%) 3G
4 11 (68.75%) SCCP
5 10 (62.50%) SMPP
5 10 (62.50%) VoIP
5 10 (62.50%) HTTP
5 10 (62.50%) SIGTRAN
5 10 (62.50%) Test Management
5 10 (62.50%) SCTP
6 8 (50.00%) Test Strategy
6 8 (50.00%) QA
6 8 (50.00%) Software Delivery
6 8 (50.00%) SOAP
6 8 (50.00%) Linux
6 8 (50.00%) Telecoms
6 8 (50.00%) RANAP
7 7 (43.75%) 4G
8 6 (37.50%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 6 (37.50%) Multithreading
8 6 (37.50%) CppUnit
8 6 (37.50%) Dialogic
8 6 (37.50%) Degree
8 6 (37.50%) Google
8 6 (37.50%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (37.50%) C++
8 6 (37.50%) STL
8 6 (37.50%) CDMA
8 6 (37.50%) MySQL

M3UA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.25%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 16 (100.00%) TCAP
2 14 (87.50%) INAP
3 13 (81.25%) 2G
3 13 (81.25%) 3G
4 11 (68.75%) SCCP
5 10 (62.50%) HTTP
5 10 (62.50%) SCTP
5 10 (62.50%) SIGTRAN
5 10 (62.50%) SMPP
5 10 (62.50%) VoIP
6 8 (50.00%) RANAP
7 7 (43.75%) 4G
8 6 (37.50%) 3GPP
8 6 (37.50%) CDMA
9 3 (18.75%) LTE
9 3 (18.75%) SS7
10 2 (12.50%) GGSN
10 2 (12.50%) MGW
10 2 (12.50%) NAS
10 2 (12.50%) SGSN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) MySQL
1 6 (37.50%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (6.25%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (37.50%) CppUnit
2 1 (6.25%) Hudson
2 1 (6.25%) Subversion
General
1 8 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (12.50%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) C++ Developer
1 6 (37.50%) Developer
2 4 (25.00%) Consultant
2 4 (25.00%) Head of Testing
2 4 (25.00%) Management Consultant
2 4 (25.00%) Network Consultant
2 4 (25.00%) Testing Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) C++ Software Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Mobile Test Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Network Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Software Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Telecoms Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Telecoms Software Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Test Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (50.00%) SOAP
2 6 (37.50%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 6 (37.50%) POSIX
2 6 (37.50%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Blackberry
1 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.25%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 8 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (18.75%) Unix
3 2 (12.50%) Android
3 2 (12.50%) BlackBerry OS
3 2 (12.50%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Test Management
2 8 (50.00%) Software Delivery
2 8 (50.00%) Test Strategy
3 6 (37.50%) Multithreading
4 5 (31.25%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (31.25%) Defect Management
4 5 (31.25%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (12.50%) Test Automation
5 2 (12.50%) Test Planning
5 2 (12.50%) Validation
6 1 (6.25%) Analytics
6 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) C++
2 2 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) Degree
2 5 (31.25%) ISEB
2 5 (31.25%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Dialogic
1 6 (37.50%) Google
2 5 (31.25%) Agilent
3 2 (12.50%) Cisco
3 2 (12.50%) HP
3 2 (12.50%) Symbian
4 1 (6.25%) Tieto