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 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Universal Mobile Telecommunications System (UMTS)
Rank 897 894 893
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Permanent jobs citing UMTS 35 84 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.036% 0.076% 0.081%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.21% 0.44% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 31 59 39
Median salary £42,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-19.04% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £29,500 £37,800
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £80,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +5.00%

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
16647 19237 20671
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.97% 17.31% 17.39%
Number of salaries quoted 13854 15681 16513
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 29 June 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 29 June 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 +1 29 £42,500 -19.04% 4
South East +23 24 £45,000 -14.28% 2
Berkshire +17 17 £40,000 -23.80%
Slough +9 7 £38,000 -55.29%
Surrey +16 6 £46,250 -19.56% 2
Reading +16 6 £56,750 +3.18%
Camberley - 5 £47,500 - 2
South West - 3 £42,500 -
Newbury +12 2 £48,750 -7.14%
London +1 2 £40,000 -23.80% 1
Bristol - 2 £42,500 -
West Sussex -7 1 - -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £42,500 -
Crawley - 1 - -

UMTS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 79 (96.34%) GSM
2 58 (70.73%) Telecoms
3 52 (63.41%) LTE
4 37 (45.12%) GPRS
5 25 (30.49%) Windows
5 25 (30.49%) WCDMA
6 22 (26.83%) 3G
6 22 (26.83%) 3GPP
7 21 (25.61%) Degree
7 21 (25.61%) Presales
8 20 (24.39%) 4G
8 20 (24.39%) Wireshark
8 20 (24.39%) Huawei
8 20 (24.39%) CDMA
9 19 (23.17%) Unix
9 19 (23.17%) Defect Management
10 18 (21.95%) ISTQB
10 18 (21.95%) SS7
10 18 (21.95%) ISEB
10 18 (21.95%) 2G
11 17 (20.73%) Microsoft
12 16 (19.51%) HP
12 16 (19.51%) PSTN
12 16 (19.51%) ATM
12 16 (19.51%) ISDN
12 16 (19.51%) Sybase
12 16 (19.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 16 (19.51%) Test Planning
12 16 (19.51%) Diameter Protocol
13 15 (18.29%) SIGTRAN

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:

Communications & Networking
1 79 (96.34%) GSM
2 52 (63.41%) LTE
3 37 (45.12%) GPRS
4 25 (30.49%) WCDMA
5 22 (26.83%) 3G
5 22 (26.83%) 3GPP
6 20 (24.39%) 4G
6 20 (24.39%) CDMA
6 20 (24.39%) Wireshark
7 18 (21.95%) 2G
7 18 (21.95%) SS7
8 16 (19.51%) ATM
8 16 (19.51%) Diameter Protocol
8 16 (19.51%) ISDN
8 16 (19.51%) PSTN
9 15 (18.29%) SCCP
9 15 (18.29%) SIGTRAN
10 14 (17.07%) VoLTE
10 14 (17.07%) VoWiFi
11 12 (14.63%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.10%) Big Data
2 2 (2.44%) HBase
2 2 (2.44%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.22%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (7.32%) eggPlant
2 4 (4.88%) GCC
2 4 (4.88%) GDB
2 4 (4.88%) Subversion
2 4 (4.88%) Trac
3 2 (2.44%) Cucumber
3 2 (2.44%) JIRA
3 2 (2.44%) JMeter
3 2 (2.44%) Maven
3 2 (2.44%) NetBeans
3 2 (2.44%) SpecFlow
3 2 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.22%) CppUnit
General
1 58 (70.73%) Telecoms
2 9 (10.98%) Billing
3 4 (4.88%) Finance
4 3 (3.66%) Advertising
4 3 (3.66%) Marketing
5 1 (1.22%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.22%) Banking
5 1 (1.22%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 16 (19.51%) Network Engineer
2 15 (18.29%) Core Network Engineer
3 13 (15.85%) Software Engineer
4 10 (12.20%) Test Engineer
5 9 (10.98%) Test Leader
6 8 (9.76%) Integration Engineer
6 8 (9.76%) Test and Integration Engineer
7 7 (8.54%) Analyst
7 7 (8.54%) Network Analyst
7 7 (8.54%) Senior Software Engineer
7 7 (8.54%) Test Analyst
7 7 (8.54%) VoLTE Engineer
8 6 (7.32%) Mobile Engineer
9 4 (4.88%) C++ Software Engineer
9 4 (4.88%) Communications Specialist
9 4 (4.88%) Support Engineer
9 4 (4.88%) Telecoms Engineer
9 4 (4.88%) Tester
10 3 (3.66%) Senior Account Manager
10 3 (3.66%) Senior Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (9.76%) .NET
1 8 (9.76%) LINQ
1 8 (9.76%) WPF
2 4 (4.88%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 4 (4.88%) SOAP
2 4 (4.88%) Spring
2 4 (4.88%) STL
3 1 (1.22%) Ajax
3 1 (1.22%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.22%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (1.22%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (1.22%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 1 (1.22%) CSS
3 1 (1.22%) HTML
3 1 (1.22%) HTML5
3 1 (1.22%) jQuery
3 1 (1.22%) Velocity
3 1 (1.22%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (4.88%) Handset
1 4 (4.88%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.22%) Algorithms
2 1 (1.22%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.22%) Driving Licence
2 1 (1.22%) Mathematics
2 1 (1.22%) Physics
2 1 (1.22%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 25 (30.49%) Windows
2 19 (23.17%) Unix
3 15 (18.29%) Windows 2000
3 15 (18.29%) Windows NT
4 9 (10.98%) Linux
5 1 (1.22%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (25.61%) Presales
2 19 (23.17%) Defect Management
3 16 (19.51%) Test Planning
4 13 (15.85%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (15.85%) Software Engineering
5 11 (13.41%) Mentoring
6 9 (10.98%) BDD
6 9 (10.98%) Service Delivery
6 9 (10.98%) User Acceptance Testing
7 8 (9.76%) Network Optimisation
8 7 (8.54%) Integration Acceptance Testing
8 7 (8.54%) Validation
9 6 (7.32%) Demand Management
10 5 (6.10%) Project Management
10 5 (6.10%) Scrum
11 4 (4.88%) Business Development
11 4 (4.88%) Cross-Platform Development
11 4 (4.88%) Multithreading
11 4 (4.88%) OO
11 4 (4.88%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 14 (17.07%) SQL
2 9 (10.98%) C#
3 8 (9.76%) C++
4 7 (8.54%) Java
5 5 (6.10%) Bash Shell
6 3 (3.66%) Python
6 3 (3.66%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.22%) C
7 1 (1.22%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.22%) MATLAB
7 1 (1.22%) Perl
Qualifications
1 21 (25.61%) Degree
2 18 (21.95%) ISEB
2 18 (21.95%) ISTQB
3 16 (19.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.22%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.22%) HNC
4 1 (1.22%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.88%) QA
2 1 (1.22%) SLA
Vendors
1 20 (24.39%) Huawei
2 17 (20.73%) Microsoft
3 16 (19.51%) HP
3 16 (19.51%) Sybase
4 13 (15.85%) Nokia
5 9 (10.98%) Oracle
6 7 (8.54%) Cisco
7 6 (7.32%) Ericsson
8 5 (6.10%) Alcatel-Lucent
9 2 (2.44%) Nokia Networks
9 2 (2.44%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.22%) BT
10 1 (1.22%) Google
10 1 (1.22%) Juniper
10 1 (1.22%) Mitel
10 1 (1.22%) Samsung
10 1 (1.22%) Sitecore
10 1 (1.22%) TIBCO
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