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 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Universal Mobile Telecommunications System (UMTS)
Rank 832 942 851
Rank change year-on-year
+110 -91
Permanent jobs citing UMTS 33 27 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.037% 0.025% 0.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.21% 0.15% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 15 20 32
Median salary £47,500 £42,250 £50,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.42% -16.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £28,400 £27,850
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £67,500 £59,750
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £37,500 £51,750
% change year-on-year
+26.66% -27.53%

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
15418 17809 20680
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.26% 16.59% 17.99%
Number of salaries quoted 12480 14717 16648
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,400 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 3 December 2016 within the UK.

UMTS Salary Histogram in the UK

UMTS
Top 13 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 3 December 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 +79 29 £50,000 +23.45% 9
South East +84 26 £47,500 +26.66% 8
Berkshire +59 21 £77,500 +110.88% 4
Reading +37 10 £70,000 +55.55% 2
Surrey +14 5 £46,250 +23.33% 4
Camberley - 3 £45,000 - 3
Slough - 3 £77,500 - 1
London +64 2 £52,500 -22.22% 1
Weybridge - 2 £47,500 - 1
Newbury +23 1 £45,000 +57.89% 1
Mansfield - 1 £35,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £35,000 -
East Midlands - 1 £35,000 -

UMTS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 61 (85.92%) GSM
2 47 (66.20%) Telecoms
3 45 (63.38%) LTE
4 23 (32.39%) Presales
5 20 (28.17%) Linux
6 19 (26.76%) C++
7 18 (25.35%) SS7
8 17 (23.94%) 3G
8 17 (23.94%) Service Delivery
8 17 (23.94%) Wireless
9 16 (22.54%) Alcatel-Lucent
9 16 (22.54%) Unix
9 16 (22.54%) Marketing
10 14 (19.72%) Value-Added Service
11 13 (18.31%) Diameter Protocol
11 13 (18.31%) Wireshark
11 13 (18.31%) Cisco
11 13 (18.31%) TIBCO
11 13 (18.31%) Change Management
11 13 (18.31%) 2G
12 11 (15.49%) Nokia
13 10 (14.08%) Software Engineering
13 10 (14.08%) Electronics
13 10 (14.08%) Product Marketing
13 10 (14.08%) Nokia Networks
14 9 (12.68%) Trac
14 9 (12.68%) Boost C++ Libraries
14 9 (12.68%) Asterisk PBX
14 9 (12.68%) Bash Shell
14 9 (12.68%) GCC

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 5 (7.04%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.41%) Apache
2 1 (1.41%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.41%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.41%) MS Office
1 1 (1.41%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (7.04%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 61 (85.92%) GSM
2 45 (63.38%) LTE
3 18 (25.35%) SS7
4 17 (23.94%) 3G
4 17 (23.94%) Wireless
5 14 (19.72%) Value-Added Service
6 13 (18.31%) 2G
6 13 (18.31%) Diameter Protocol
6 13 (18.31%) Wireshark
7 9 (12.68%) Asterisk PBX
7 9 (12.68%) IPsec
7 9 (12.68%) PBX
7 9 (12.68%) RANAP
7 9 (12.68%) RTP
7 9 (12.68%) VPN
8 8 (11.27%) GPRS
8 8 (11.27%) SCCP
8 8 (11.27%) TCP/IP
9 7 (9.86%) CDMA
9 7 (9.86%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.41%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (1.41%) MS Access
1 1 (1.41%) Oracle Database
1 1 (1.41%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (12.68%) GCC
1 9 (12.68%) GDB
1 9 (12.68%) Subversion
1 9 (12.68%) Trac
General
1 47 (66.20%) Telecoms
2 16 (22.54%) Marketing
3 10 (14.08%) Electronics
4 1 (1.41%) Advertising
4 1 (1.41%) Billing
4 1 (1.41%) Finance
4 1 (1.41%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 13 (18.31%) VAS Engineer
2 12 (16.90%) Telecoms Engineer
3 9 (12.68%) C++ Software Engineer
3 9 (12.68%) Network Engineer
3 9 (12.68%) Software Engineer
4 8 (11.27%) Design Engineer
4 8 (11.27%) Support Engineer
4 8 (11.27%) Telecoms Software Engineer
5 7 (9.86%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 7 (9.86%) Systems Engineer
6 6 (8.45%) Core Network Engineer
7 5 (7.04%) Electronics Design Engineer
7 5 (7.04%) Electronics Engineer
7 5 (7.04%) Hardware Design Engineer
7 5 (7.04%) Hardware Engineer
7 5 (7.04%) Network Security Engineer
7 5 (7.04%) Network Systems Engineer
7 5 (7.04%) Security Engineer
7 5 (7.04%) Senior Network Security Engineer
7 5 (7.04%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (12.68%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 9 (12.68%) STL
2 1 (1.41%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.04%) CPLD
1 5 (7.04%) Embedded Systems
2 4 (5.63%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.23%) Handset
4 2 (2.82%) Cryptography
4 2 (2.82%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.82%) Mobile Payment
4 2 (2.82%) Smartcard
4 2 (2.82%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.41%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 20 (28.17%) Linux
2 16 (22.54%) Unix
3 3 (4.23%) Windows
4 1 (1.41%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (32.39%) Presales
2 17 (23.94%) Service Delivery
3 13 (18.31%) Change Management
4 10 (14.08%) Product Marketing
4 10 (14.08%) Software Engineering
5 9 (12.68%) Cross-Platform Development
5 9 (12.68%) Multithreading
5 9 (12.68%) Network Planning
5 9 (12.68%) OO
6 5 (7.04%) Analytics
6 5 (7.04%) Network Design
6 5 (7.04%) Schematic Capture
7 4 (5.63%) Defect Management
8 3 (4.23%) Business Development
8 3 (4.23%) Functional Testing
8 3 (4.23%) Mentoring
8 3 (4.23%) Network Architecture
8 3 (4.23%) Product Management
8 3 (4.23%) Project Management
8 3 (4.23%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 19 (26.76%) C++
2 9 (12.68%) Bash Shell
2 9 (12.68%) Perl
2 9 (12.68%) Python
3 5 (7.04%) Tcl
4 4 (5.63%) Shell Script
5 2 (2.82%) C#
5 2 (2.82%) Java
5 2 (2.82%) MapBasic
6 1 (1.41%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (9.86%) HNC
1 7 (9.86%) HND
2 6 (8.45%) Degree
2 6 (8.45%) ISEB
3 5 (7.04%) ISTQB
4 4 (5.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.82%) QA
System Software
1 5 (7.04%) Firmware
1 5 (7.04%) KVM
1 5 (7.04%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (1.41%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 16 (22.54%) Alcatel-Lucent
2 13 (18.31%) Cisco
2 13 (18.31%) TIBCO
3 11 (15.49%) Nokia
4 10 (14.08%) Nokia Networks
5 8 (11.27%) Ericsson
5 8 (11.27%) Huawei
6 5 (7.04%) EMC
7 4 (5.63%) HP
7 4 (5.63%) Mitel
8 3 (4.23%) Mapinfo
8 3 (4.23%) Microsoft
9 2 (2.82%) Actix
9 2 (2.82%) Anite
9 2 (2.82%) Oracle
Camberley, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + 23 days holiday, Healthcare,
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading
TDA Group
Salary: Neg
Posted: 10 days ago
City, London
Accenture
Salary: Up to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough
aap3
Salary: £65000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + V Attractive
Posted: 15 days ago
Weybridge
IQ Telecom
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Share Scheme
Posted: 11 days ago
Reading
TDA Group
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Accenture
Posted: 15 days ago