The table below looks at the statistics for UMTS skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UMTS over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Universal Mobile Telecommunications System (UMTS)
Rank 890 903 887
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -16
Permanent jobs citing UMTS 37 81 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.038% 0.074% 0.081%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.22% 0.43% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 32 62 45
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £27,750 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £85,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +23.52%

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
16560 18672 20557
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.90% 16.96% 17.65%
Number of salaries quoted 13770 15324 16429
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

UMTS
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing UMTS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

UMTS Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

UMTS
Salary Trend

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

UMTS Salary Trend in the UK

UMTS
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UMTS over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 within the UK.

UMTS Salary Histogram in the UK

UMTS
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing UMTS within the UK over the 3 months to 27 July 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 -16 31 £49,000 -4.39% 8
South East +2 27 £50,000 -4.76% 5
Berkshire -4 14 £48,000 -20.66%
Surrey +30 12 £50,000 -13.04% 5
Camberley - 11 £50,000 - 3
Reading +14 7 £57,500 +4.54%
Slough +1 4 £38,000 -55.29%
London +24 2 £40,000 -20.00% 1
South West - 2 £50,000 -
West Sussex -8 1 - -
Bristol - 1 £42,500 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £42,500 -
Leatherhead - 1 - -
Crawley - 1 - -

UMTS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, IT jobs citing UMTS 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 UMTS.

1 85 (93.41%) GSM
2 68 (74.73%) Telecoms
3 61 (67.03%) LTE
4 34 (37.36%) GPRS
5 30 (32.97%) Presales
6 26 (28.57%) Windows
7 25 (27.47%) Wireshark
8 24 (26.37%) WCDMA
9 22 (24.18%) 3GPP
9 22 (24.18%) 3G
9 22 (24.18%) Huawei
10 21 (23.08%) Degree
10 21 (23.08%) CDMA
11 20 (21.98%) Diameter Protocol
11 20 (21.98%) Defect Management
11 20 (21.98%) 4G
12 19 (20.88%) Linux
12 19 (20.88%) Unix
12 19 (20.88%) ISEB
12 19 (20.88%) SCCP
13 18 (19.78%) 2G
13 18 (19.78%) SS7
13 18 (19.78%) ISTQB
14 17 (18.68%) Software Engineering
14 17 (18.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 17 (18.68%) HP
14 17 (18.68%) Microsoft
14 17 (18.68%) C++
15 16 (17.58%) ISDN
15 16 (17.58%) ATM

UMTS
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 (2.20%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.10%) Apache
2 1 (1.10%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.10%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 85 (93.41%) GSM
2 61 (67.03%) LTE
3 34 (37.36%) GPRS
4 25 (27.47%) Wireshark
5 24 (26.37%) WCDMA
6 22 (24.18%) 3G
6 22 (24.18%) 3GPP
7 21 (23.08%) CDMA
8 20 (21.98%) 4G
8 20 (21.98%) Diameter Protocol
9 19 (20.88%) SCCP
10 18 (19.78%) 2G
10 18 (19.78%) SS7
11 16 (17.58%) ATM
11 16 (17.58%) ISDN
11 16 (17.58%) PSTN
11 16 (17.58%) SIGTRAN
12 14 (15.38%) VoLTE
12 14 (15.38%) VoWiFi
13 13 (14.29%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.49%) Big Data
2 2 (2.20%) HBase
2 2 (2.20%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.10%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.10%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (8.79%) GCC
1 8 (8.79%) GDB
1 8 (8.79%) Subversion
1 8 (8.79%) Trac
2 6 (6.59%) eggPlant
3 2 (2.20%) Cucumber
3 2 (2.20%) JIRA
3 2 (2.20%) JMeter
3 2 (2.20%) Maven
3 2 (2.20%) NetBeans
3 2 (2.20%) SpecFlow
3 2 (2.20%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.10%) CppUnit
General
1 68 (74.73%) Telecoms
2 9 (9.89%) Billing
3 6 (6.59%) Marketing
4 5 (5.49%) Finance
5 4 (4.40%) Advertising
6 1 (1.10%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.10%) Banking
6 1 (1.10%) Electronics
6 1 (1.10%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 19 (20.88%) Network Engineer
2 17 (18.68%) Software Engineer
3 16 (17.58%) Core Network Engineer
4 10 (10.99%) Telecoms Engineer
5 9 (9.89%) Test Engineer
5 9 (9.89%) Test Leader
6 8 (8.79%) Analyst
6 8 (8.79%) C++ Software Engineer
6 8 (8.79%) Integration Engineer
6 8 (8.79%) Network Analyst
6 8 (8.79%) Test Analyst
6 8 (8.79%) Test and Integration Engineer
7 7 (7.69%) Senior Software Engineer
7 7 (7.69%) VoLTE Engineer
8 6 (6.59%) Mobile Engineer
8 6 (6.59%) Support Engineer
9 5 (5.49%) Telecoms Software Engineer
10 4 (4.40%) Communications Specialist
10 4 (4.40%) LTE Engineer
10 4 (4.40%) Telecoms Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (8.79%) .NET
1 8 (8.79%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 8 (8.79%) LINQ
1 8 (8.79%) STL
1 8 (8.79%) WPF
2 4 (4.40%) SOAP
2 4 (4.40%) Spring
3 1 (1.10%) 802.1X
3 1 (1.10%) Ajax
3 1 (1.10%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.10%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (1.10%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (1.10%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 1 (1.10%) CSS
3 1 (1.10%) HTML
3 1 (1.10%) HTML5
3 1 (1.10%) jQuery
3 1 (1.10%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.59%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.40%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.30%) Handset
4 1 (1.10%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.10%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.10%) Physics
4 1 (1.10%) Smart Meter
4 1 (1.10%) Smartphone
4 1 (1.10%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 26 (28.57%) Windows
2 19 (20.88%) Linux
2 19 (20.88%) Unix
3 15 (16.48%) Windows 2000
3 15 (16.48%) Windows NT
4 1 (1.10%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (32.97%) Presales
2 20 (21.98%) Defect Management
3 17 (18.68%) Software Engineering
4 16 (17.58%) Test Planning
5 13 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (12.09%) Mentoring
7 9 (9.89%) BDD
7 9 (9.89%) Regression Testing
7 9 (9.89%) Service Delivery
7 9 (9.89%) User Acceptance Testing
8 8 (8.79%) Cross-Platform Development
8 8 (8.79%) Multithreading
8 8 (8.79%) Network Optimisation
8 8 (8.79%) OO
9 7 (7.69%) Integration Acceptance Testing
9 7 (7.69%) Validation
10 6 (6.59%) Demand Management
10 6 (6.59%) Network Planning
11 5 (5.49%) Analytics
11 5 (5.49%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 17 (18.68%) C++
2 14 (15.38%) SQL
3 10 (10.99%) Bash Shell
4 9 (9.89%) C#
5 8 (8.79%) Python
6 6 (6.59%) Java
6 6 (6.59%) Perl
6 6 (6.59%) Shell Script
7 2 (2.20%) Tcl
8 1 (1.10%) C
8 1 (1.10%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.10%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 21 (23.08%) Degree
2 19 (20.88%) ISEB
3 18 (19.78%) ISTQB
4 17 (18.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.10%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.10%) HNC
5 1 (1.10%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.30%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.20%) KVM
1 2 (2.20%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 22 (24.18%) Huawei
2 17 (18.68%) HP
2 17 (18.68%) Microsoft
3 15 (16.48%) Sybase
4 14 (15.38%) Cisco
5 13 (14.29%) Nokia
6 9 (9.89%) Oracle
7 7 (7.69%) Ericsson
8 5 (5.49%) Alcatel-Lucent
9 2 (2.20%) Nokia Networks
9 2 (2.20%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.10%) Google
10 1 (1.10%) Juniper
10 1 (1.10%) Mitel
10 1 (1.10%) Samsung
10 1 (1.10%) Sitecore
10 1 (1.10%) TIBCO
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