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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Universal Mobile Telecommunications System (UMTS)
UK
Rank 824 910 851
Rank change year-on-year
+86 -59
Permanent jobs citing UMTS 32 35 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.038% 0.035% 0.094%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.23% 0.20% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 18 14 36
Median salary £46,250 £45,000 £58,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.77% -22.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,350 £35,300 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £57,500 £125,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,250 £45,000 £48,750
% change year-on-year
-8.33% -7.69%

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
13666 17282 19150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.27% 17.12% 18.20%
Number of salaries quoted 11162 14377 15496
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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 21 February 2017 within the UK.

UMTS Salary Histogram in the UK

UMTS
Top 15 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 21 February 2017. 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 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 +96 32 £46,250 +2.77% 2
South East +63 20 £47,500 -5.00% 1
Surrey +53 9 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Camberley - 8 £47,500 - 1
London +63 6 £52,500 +19.31%
Berkshire +32 6 £77,500 +34.78%
North West - 6 £37,500 - 1
Wilmslow - 6 £37,500 - 1
Cheshire - 6 £37,500 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 4 - -
Reading +33 2 - -
Slough +27 1 £77,500 -
Kent +17 1 - -
Weybridge - 1 £47,500 -
Canterbury - 1 - -

UMTS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 56 (87.50%) GSM
2 43 (67.19%) Telecoms
3 30 (46.88%) LTE
4 21 (32.81%) Linux
5 20 (31.25%) C++
6 18 (28.13%) Service Delivery
7 17 (26.56%) Software Engineering
8 16 (25.00%) GPRS
8 16 (25.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
9 15 (23.44%) Unix
9 15 (23.44%) Value-Added Service
10 14 (21.88%) Degree
11 13 (20.31%) Marketing
11 13 (20.31%) Presales
11 13 (20.31%) Change Management
11 13 (20.31%) Java
11 13 (20.31%) TIBCO
11 13 (20.31%) SS7
12 12 (18.75%) 3G
12 12 (18.75%) WLAN
13 11 (17.19%) Cisco
14 10 (15.63%) Wireless
14 10 (15.63%) 2G
14 10 (15.63%) Subversion
14 10 (15.63%) Wireshark
14 10 (15.63%) Product Marketing
14 10 (15.63%) Nokia Networks
15 9 (14.06%) Boost C++ Libraries
15 9 (14.06%) Asterisk PBX
15 9 (14.06%) 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 2 (3.13%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (7.81%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (6.25%) Traffica
2 2 (3.13%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 56 (87.50%) GSM
2 30 (46.88%) LTE
3 16 (25.00%) GPRS
4 15 (23.44%) Value-Added Service
5 13 (20.31%) SS7
6 12 (18.75%) 3G
6 12 (18.75%) WLAN
7 10 (15.63%) 2G
7 10 (15.63%) Wireless
7 10 (15.63%) Wireshark
8 9 (14.06%) Asterisk PBX
8 9 (14.06%) Diameter Protocol
8 9 (14.06%) DVB
8 9 (14.06%) PBX
8 9 (14.06%) RANAP
8 9 (14.06%) RTP
9 8 (12.50%) NFC
9 8 (12.50%) VoIP
9 8 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
10 7 (10.94%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.81%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (1.56%) Big Data
2 1 (1.56%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 10 (15.63%) Subversion
2 9 (14.06%) GCC
2 9 (14.06%) GDB
2 9 (14.06%) Trac
3 1 (1.56%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.56%) Gradle
3 1 (1.56%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.56%) JIRA
3 1 (1.56%) Maven
3 1 (1.56%) NetBeans
General
1 43 (67.19%) Telecoms
2 13 (20.31%) Marketing
3 7 (10.94%) Multimedia
4 6 (9.38%) Automotive
4 6 (9.38%) Finance
5 5 (7.81%) Electronics
6 1 (1.56%) Billing
Job Titles
1 15 (23.44%) Software Engineer
2 13 (20.31%) VAS Engineer
3 10 (15.63%) Network Engineer
4 9 (14.06%) C++ Software Engineer
4 9 (14.06%) Core Network Engineer
5 7 (10.94%) Telecoms Engineer
6 6 (9.38%) Support Engineer
7 5 (7.81%) Design Engineer
7 5 (7.81%) Telecoms Software Engineer
8 4 (6.25%) Network Manager
8 4 (6.25%) Network Operations Manager
8 4 (6.25%) Network Performance Manager
8 4 (6.25%) Performance Manager
8 4 (6.25%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 4 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
9 3 (4.69%) Communications Specialist
9 3 (4.69%) Developer
9 3 (4.69%) Junior
9 3 (4.69%) Systems Integrator
9 3 (4.69%) Wireless Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (14.06%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 9 (14.06%) STL
2 7 (10.94%) Middleware
3 6 (9.38%) BREW
3 6 (9.38%) Flash
3 6 (9.38%) J2ME
3 6 (9.38%) OpenAL
3 6 (9.38%) OpenCL
3 6 (9.38%) OpenGL
3 6 (9.38%) Qt
3 6 (9.38%) Series 60
3 6 (9.38%) SVG
3 6 (9.38%) UIQ
4 4 (6.25%) AngularJS
4 4 (6.25%) Grails
5 3 (4.69%) jQuery
5 3 (4.69%) Spring
6 2 (3.13%) CSS
6 2 (3.13%) HTML
6 2 (3.13%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (9.38%) Device Driver
2 6 (9.38%) iPhone
2 6 (9.38%) MPEG
2 6 (9.38%) Smartphone
3 3 (4.69%) Handset
4 2 (3.13%) CPLD
4 2 (3.13%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.13%) Mobile Payment
4 2 (3.13%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 21 (32.81%) Linux
2 15 (23.44%) Unix
3 8 (12.50%) Windows
4 6 (9.38%) Android
4 6 (9.38%) Embedded Linux
4 6 (9.38%) Nucleus RTOS
4 6 (9.38%) Windows 7
4 6 (9.38%) Windows 8
4 6 (9.38%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (1.56%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (28.13%) Service Delivery
2 17 (26.56%) Software Engineering
3 13 (20.31%) Change Management
3 13 (20.31%) Presales
4 10 (15.63%) Product Marketing
5 9 (14.06%) Cross-Platform Development
5 9 (14.06%) Mentoring
5 9 (14.06%) Multithreading
5 9 (14.06%) OO
6 7 (10.94%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (10.94%) Scrum
7 6 (9.38%) DRM
7 6 (9.38%) Mobile Commerce
7 6 (9.38%) Speech Recognition
8 5 (7.81%) ITIL
9 4 (6.25%) B2B
9 4 (6.25%) Network Performance Management
9 4 (6.25%) Performance Management
9 4 (6.25%) Six Sigma
10 3 (4.69%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 20 (31.25%) C++
2 13 (20.31%) Java
3 6 (9.38%) C
3 6 (9.38%) SQL
4 4 (6.25%) Bash Shell
4 4 (6.25%) Groovy
4 4 (6.25%) JavaScript
4 4 (6.25%) Perl
4 4 (6.25%) Python
5 2 (3.13%) C#
5 2 (3.13%) Shell Script
5 2 (3.13%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 14 (21.88%) Degree
2 7 (10.94%) HNC
2 7 (10.94%) HND
3 2 (3.13%) ISEB
3 2 (3.13%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.13%) Firmware
1 2 (3.13%) KVM
1 2 (3.13%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (1.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (6.25%) Netcool
1 4 (6.25%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 16 (25.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
2 13 (20.31%) TIBCO
3 11 (17.19%) Cisco
4 10 (15.63%) Nokia Networks
5 7 (10.94%) Nokia
6 6 (9.38%) Intel
6 6 (9.38%) Mitel
6 6 (9.38%) Symbian
7 4 (6.25%) Huawei
8 3 (4.69%) Ericsson
9 2 (3.13%) EMC
9 2 (3.13%) Microsoft
10 1 (1.56%) Mapinfo
10 1 (1.56%) Oracle
10 1 (1.56%) Red Hat
Wilmslow, Greater Manchester
Mobica
Salary: Competitive - Dependent on Experience
Posted: 25 days ago