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

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Universal Mobile Telecommunications System (UMTS)
Rank 876 895 887
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -8
Permanent jobs citing UMTS 39 61 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.040% 0.056% 0.077%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.24% 0.33% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 30 54 50
Median salary £48,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,750 £32,035
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £85,000 £67,750
UK excluding London median salary £48,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+12.94% -5.55%

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
16241 18264 21126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.87% 16.73% 18.12%
Number of salaries quoted 13436 15156 16686
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 27 August 2016 within the UK.

UMTS Salary Histogram in the UK

UMTS
Top 17 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 August 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 +30 33 £46,250 -7.50% 8
South East +10 27 £48,000 -1.03% 4
Surrey +40 14 £50,000 +66.66% 3
Berkshire +7 12 £43,500 -48.82%
Camberley - 12 £50,000 - 2
Reading +12 5 £65,000 +42.85%
Slough +6 3 £38,000 -55.29%
Mansfield - 3 £35,000 - 1
Nottinghamshire - 3 £35,000 - 1
Wiltshire - 3 £39,500 -
East Midlands - 3 £35,000 - 1
South West - 3 £39,500 -
Leatherhead - 2 - -
Newbury -6 1 £45,000 -2.70%
West Sussex - 1 - -
Crawley - 1 - -
Chippenham - 1 £39,500 -

UMTS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 74 (90.24%) GSM
2 61 (74.39%) LTE
3 55 (67.07%) Telecoms
4 24 (29.27%) Wireshark
4 24 (29.27%) Presales
5 23 (28.05%) 3G
6 21 (25.61%) GPRS
6 21 (25.61%) Diameter Protocol
7 20 (24.39%) Linux
8 19 (23.17%) C++
8 19 (23.17%) SS7
9 18 (21.95%) 2G
10 17 (20.73%) SCCP
10 17 (20.73%) ISEB
10 17 (20.73%) 4G
11 16 (19.51%) ISTQB
11 16 (19.51%) Defect Management
12 15 (18.29%) Cisco
13 14 (17.07%) HP
13 14 (17.07%) Windows
13 14 (17.07%) Huawei
13 14 (17.07%) Degree
13 14 (17.07%) SIGTRAN
13 14 (17.07%) Software Engineering
13 14 (17.07%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 13 (15.85%) Test Planning
14 13 (15.85%) ISUP
14 13 (15.85%) WCDMA
14 13 (15.85%) Nokia
15 12 (14.63%) Wireless

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 3 (3.66%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.22%) Apache
2 1 (1.22%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.22%) MS Office
1 1 (1.22%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (3.66%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 74 (90.24%) GSM
2 61 (74.39%) LTE
3 24 (29.27%) Wireshark
4 23 (28.05%) 3G
5 21 (25.61%) Diameter Protocol
5 21 (25.61%) GPRS
6 19 (23.17%) SS7
7 18 (21.95%) 2G
8 17 (20.73%) 4G
8 17 (20.73%) SCCP
9 14 (17.07%) SIGTRAN
10 13 (15.85%) ISUP
10 13 (15.85%) WCDMA
11 12 (14.63%) Radio Access Network
11 12 (14.63%) tcpdump
11 12 (14.63%) Wireless
12 10 (12.20%) 3GPP
12 10 (12.20%) CDMA
12 10 (12.20%) RANAP
12 10 (12.20%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.88%) Big Data
2 2 (2.44%) HBase
2 2 (2.44%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.22%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (10.98%) GCC
1 9 (10.98%) GDB
1 9 (10.98%) Subversion
1 9 (10.98%) Trac
2 4 (4.88%) eggPlant
3 2 (2.44%) Cucumber
3 2 (2.44%) JMeter
3 2 (2.44%) SpecFlow
3 2 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.22%) CppUnit
4 1 (1.22%) JIRA
4 1 (1.22%) Maven
4 1 (1.22%) NetBeans
General
1 55 (67.07%) Telecoms
2 8 (9.76%) Marketing
3 7 (8.54%) Billing
4 5 (6.10%) Electronics
5 4 (4.88%) Finance
6 3 (3.66%) Advertising
7 1 (1.22%) Aerospace
7 1 (1.22%) Banking
7 1 (1.22%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 14 (17.07%) Software Engineer
2 11 (13.41%) Telecoms Engineer
3 10 (12.20%) Network Engineer
4 9 (10.98%) C++ Software Engineer
5 8 (9.76%) Analyst
5 8 (9.76%) Network Analyst
5 8 (9.76%) Test Analyst
6 7 (8.54%) Core Network Engineer
6 7 (8.54%) Support Engineer
7 6 (7.32%) Telecoms Software Engineer
7 6 (7.32%) Test Engineer
7 6 (7.32%) Test Leader
8 5 (6.10%) Integration Engineer
8 5 (6.10%) Systems Engineer
8 5 (6.10%) Test and Integration Engineer
9 4 (4.88%) Communications Specialist
9 4 (4.88%) Mobile Engineer
9 4 (4.88%) Senior Software Engineer
9 4 (4.88%) Telecoms Support Engineer
9 4 (4.88%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.98%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 9 (10.98%) STL
2 5 (6.10%) .NET
2 5 (6.10%) LINQ
2 5 (6.10%) WPF
3 3 (3.66%) Spring
4 2 (2.44%) SOAP
5 1 (1.22%) 802.1X
5 1 (1.22%) Ajax
5 1 (1.22%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.22%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (1.22%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 1 (1.22%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 1 (1.22%) CSS
5 1 (1.22%) HTML
5 1 (1.22%) HTML5
5 1 (1.22%) jQuery
5 1 (1.22%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.66%) CPLD
2 3 (3.66%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (3.66%) Handset
3 2 (2.44%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.44%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.22%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.22%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.22%) Physics
4 1 (1.22%) Smart Meter
4 1 (1.22%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 20 (24.39%) Linux
2 14 (17.07%) Windows
3 11 (13.41%) Unix
4 5 (6.10%) Windows 2000
4 5 (6.10%) Windows NT
5 1 (1.22%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (29.27%) Presales
2 16 (19.51%) Defect Management
3 14 (17.07%) Software Engineering
4 13 (15.85%) Test Planning
5 10 (12.20%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (10.98%) Cross-Platform Development
6 9 (10.98%) Multithreading
6 9 (10.98%) OO
7 8 (9.76%) Mentoring
7 8 (9.76%) Network Planning
8 7 (8.54%) Regression Testing
8 7 (8.54%) Service Delivery
9 6 (7.32%) Analytics
9 6 (7.32%) BDD
9 6 (7.32%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (6.10%) Network Optimisation
10 5 (6.10%) Project Management
10 5 (6.10%) Scrum
10 5 (6.10%) Validation
11 4 (4.88%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 19 (23.17%) C++
2 10 (12.20%) Bash Shell
2 10 (12.20%) SQL
3 8 (9.76%) Python
4 7 (8.54%) C#
4 7 (8.54%) Perl
5 6 (7.32%) Java
6 5 (6.10%) Shell Script
7 3 (3.66%) Tcl
8 2 (2.44%) MapBasic
9 1 (1.22%) C
9 1 (1.22%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.22%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 17 (20.73%) ISEB
2 16 (19.51%) ISTQB
3 14 (17.07%) Degree
3 14 (17.07%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (2.44%) HNC
4 2 (2.44%) HND
5 1 (1.22%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.88%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.66%) Firmware
1 3 (3.66%) KVM
1 3 (3.66%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (1.22%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 15 (18.29%) Cisco
2 14 (17.07%) HP
2 14 (17.07%) Huawei
3 13 (15.85%) Nokia
4 10 (12.20%) Ericsson
5 9 (10.98%) Microsoft
6 6 (7.32%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 6 (7.32%) Oracle
7 5 (6.10%) Sybase
8 3 (3.66%) EMC
8 3 (3.66%) Nokia Networks
9 2 (2.44%) Actix
9 2 (2.44%) Anite
9 2 (2.44%) Mapinfo
9 2 (2.44%) TIBCO
10 1 (1.22%) Google
10 1 (1.22%) Juniper
10 1 (1.22%) Mitel
10 1 (1.22%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.22%) Samsung
Middlesex
NST Recruitment Limited
Posted: 3 days ago
Mansfield, Nottinghamshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Weybridge
IQ Telecom
Salary: £40000 - £500000 per annum + Share Scheme
Posted: 4 days ago
Camberley
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + 23 days holiday, Healthcare,
Posted: 12 days ago
London
IQ Telecom
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago