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

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Universal Mobile Telecommunications System (UMTS)
Rank 869 924 894
Rank change year-on-year
+55 -30
Permanent jobs citing UMTS 38 43 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.040% 0.039% 0.079%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.24% 0.24% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 30 39 51
Median salary £46,250 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,600 £27,850
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £85,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,250 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.77% -

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
16139 18139 20947
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.99% 16.60% 18.32%
Number of salaries quoted 13193 15072 16527
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 September 2016 within the UK.

UMTS Salary Histogram in the UK

UMTS
Top 16 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 September 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 +53 29 £45,000 -8.62% 4
South East +44 21 £50,000 +17.64% 2
Surrey +43 11 £50,000 +53.84% 2
Berkshire +20 9 £45,000 -14.28%
Camberley - 8 £50,000 - 1
Reading +22 6 £67,500 +50.00%
Mansfield - 5 £35,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 5 £35,000 -
East Midlands - 5 £35,000 -
South West - 3 £39,500 -
Wiltshire - 3 £39,500 -
Newbury +3 2 £45,000 -2.70%
Leatherhead 0 2 - -
Chippenham - 1 £39,500 -
Weybridge - 1 £47,500 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -

UMTS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 63 (86.30%) GSM
2 57 (78.08%) LTE
3 48 (65.75%) Telecoms
4 25 (34.25%) 3G
5 23 (31.51%) Wireshark
6 22 (30.14%) Presales
7 21 (28.77%) Linux
8 20 (27.40%) C++
8 20 (27.40%) Diameter Protocol
9 19 (26.03%) 2G
9 19 (26.03%) SS7
10 16 (21.92%) GPRS
11 15 (20.55%) SCCP
12 14 (19.18%) Defect Management
13 13 (17.81%) Wireless
13 13 (17.81%) ISEB
13 13 (17.81%) Cisco
14 12 (16.44%) ISUP
14 12 (16.44%) tcpdump
14 12 (16.44%) 4G
14 12 (16.44%) SIGTRAN
14 12 (16.44%) ISTQB
15 11 (15.07%) Bash Shell
15 11 (15.07%) TCP/IP
16 10 (13.70%) HP
16 10 (13.70%) WCDMA
16 10 (13.70%) Electronics
16 10 (13.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 10 (13.70%) Software Engineering
16 10 (13.70%) Network Planning

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 (6.85%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.37%) Apache
2 1 (1.37%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.37%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.37%) MS Office
1 1 (1.37%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (6.85%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.74%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 63 (86.30%) GSM
2 57 (78.08%) LTE
3 25 (34.25%) 3G
4 23 (31.51%) Wireshark
5 20 (27.40%) Diameter Protocol
6 19 (26.03%) 2G
6 19 (26.03%) SS7
7 16 (21.92%) GPRS
8 15 (20.55%) SCCP
9 13 (17.81%) Wireless
10 12 (16.44%) 4G
10 12 (16.44%) ISUP
10 12 (16.44%) SIGTRAN
10 12 (16.44%) tcpdump
11 11 (15.07%) TCP/IP
12 10 (13.70%) WCDMA
13 9 (12.33%) IPsec
13 9 (12.33%) PBX
13 9 (12.33%) RTP
13 9 (12.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.11%) Big Data
2 1 (1.37%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (1.37%) HBase
2 1 (1.37%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.37%) MS Access
2 1 (1.37%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.37%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (12.33%) GCC
1 9 (12.33%) GDB
1 9 (12.33%) Subversion
1 9 (12.33%) Trac
2 4 (5.48%) eggPlant
3 2 (2.74%) JMeter
4 1 (1.37%) CppUnit
4 1 (1.37%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.37%) SpecFlow
4 1 (1.37%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 48 (65.75%) Telecoms
2 10 (13.70%) Electronics
3 9 (12.33%) Marketing
4 7 (9.59%) Billing
5 3 (4.11%) Advertising
6 2 (2.74%) Multimedia
7 1 (1.37%) Aerospace
7 1 (1.37%) Banking
7 1 (1.37%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (15.07%) Telecoms Engineer
2 10 (13.70%) Software Engineer
3 9 (12.33%) Analyst
3 9 (12.33%) C++ Software Engineer
3 9 (12.33%) Network Analyst
3 9 (12.33%) Network Engineer
4 8 (10.96%) Design Engineer
4 8 (10.96%) Test Analyst
5 7 (9.59%) Systems Engineer
5 7 (9.59%) Test Engineer
6 6 (8.22%) Integration Engineer
6 6 (8.22%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 6 (8.22%) Support Engineer
6 6 (8.22%) Telecoms Software Engineer
6 6 (8.22%) Test and Integration Engineer
7 5 (6.85%) Core Network Engineer
7 5 (6.85%) Network Security Engineer
7 5 (6.85%) Network Systems Engineer
7 5 (6.85%) Senior Network Security Engineer
7 5 (6.85%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (12.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 9 (12.33%) STL
2 2 (2.74%) .NET
2 2 (2.74%) LINQ
2 2 (2.74%) WPF
3 1 (1.37%) 802.1X
3 1 (1.37%) Ajax
3 1 (1.37%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.37%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (1.37%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (1.37%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 1 (1.37%) CSS
3 1 (1.37%) HTML
3 1 (1.37%) HTML5
3 1 (1.37%) jQuery
3 1 (1.37%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.59%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.85%) CPLD
2 5 (6.85%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (2.74%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.74%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.37%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.37%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.37%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 21 (28.77%) Linux
2 9 (12.33%) Unix
2 9 (12.33%) Windows
3 3 (4.11%) Windows 2000
3 3 (4.11%) Windows NT
4 1 (1.37%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (30.14%) Presales
2 14 (19.18%) Defect Management
3 10 (13.70%) Network Planning
3 10 (13.70%) Software Engineering
4 9 (12.33%) Cross-Platform Development
4 9 (12.33%) Multithreading
4 9 (12.33%) OO
4 9 (12.33%) Test Planning
5 8 (10.96%) Analytics
6 5 (6.85%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (6.85%) Network Design
6 5 (6.85%) Schematic Capture
6 5 (6.85%) Service Delivery
7 4 (5.48%) Demand Management
7 4 (5.48%) Functional Testing
7 4 (5.48%) Integration Acceptance Testing
7 4 (5.48%) Product Management
8 3 (4.11%) Network Architecture
8 3 (4.11%) Non-Functional Testing
8 3 (4.11%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (27.40%) C++
2 11 (15.07%) Bash Shell
3 9 (12.33%) Perl
3 9 (12.33%) Python
4 6 (8.22%) SQL
5 5 (6.85%) Java
5 5 (6.85%) Tcl
6 4 (5.48%) C#
6 4 (5.48%) Shell Script
7 2 (2.74%) MapBasic
8 1 (1.37%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 13 (17.81%) ISEB
2 12 (16.44%) ISTQB
3 10 (13.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (6.85%) Degree
5 2 (2.74%) HNC
5 2 (2.74%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.48%) QA
System Software
1 5 (6.85%) Firmware
1 5 (6.85%) KVM
1 5 (6.85%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (1.37%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 13 (17.81%) Cisco
2 10 (13.70%) HP
3 9 (12.33%) Huawei
4 8 (10.96%) Nokia
5 7 (9.59%) Microsoft
6 5 (6.85%) EMC
6 5 (6.85%) Ericsson
7 4 (5.48%) Oracle
8 3 (4.11%) Mapinfo
8 3 (4.11%) Nokia Networks
8 3 (4.11%) Sybase
9 2 (2.74%) Actix
9 2 (2.74%) Alcatel-Lucent
9 2 (2.74%) Anite
9 2 (2.74%) Mitel
9 2 (2.74%) TIBCO
10 1 (1.37%) Google
10 1 (1.37%) Sitecore
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