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

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Universal Mobile Telecommunications System (UMTS)
Rank 880 878 846
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -32
Permanent jobs citing UMTS 43 83 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.044% 0.077% 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.26% 0.43% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 36 45 56
Median salary £56,750 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.18% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £37,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £56,750 £55,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.18% +29.41%

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
16860 19137 20239
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.16% 17.87% 17.20%
Number of salaries quoted 13984 15332 16204
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £67,500
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 26 May 2016 within the UK.

UMTS Salary Histogram in the UK

UMTS
Top 19 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 26 May 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 -11 37 £56,000 +6.66% 6
South East +12 26 £55,500 +5.71% 3
Berkshire +14 22 £57,500 +9.52% 1
Slough +13 8 £38,000 - 1
Reading +11 7 £56,750 -6.19%
Newbury +5 6 £57,500 +9.52%
London +5 6 £51,250 -4.65% 1
South West - 3 £42,500 -
Surrey +4 2 £42,500 -26.08% 2
Bristol - 2 £42,500 -
City of London +65 1 £57,500 -
North West +3 1 £57,500 - 1
Manchester -2 1 £57,500 -
Camberley - 1 £42,500 - 1
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £42,500 -
Birmingham - 1 £65,000 -
Whitstable - 1 £32,000 -
Kent - 1 £32,000 -
West Midlands - 1 £65,000 -

UMTS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 64 (78.05%) Telecoms
3 46 (56.10%) GPRS
4 43 (52.44%) LTE
5 31 (37.80%) WCDMA
6 26 (31.71%) Degree
7 25 (30.49%) CDMA
7 25 (30.49%) Windows
8 24 (29.27%) Unix
9 23 (28.05%) 3GPP
10 22 (26.83%) Sybase
11 20 (24.39%) Huawei
12 19 (23.17%) Presales
12 19 (23.17%) SS7
13 18 (21.95%) 3G
14 17 (20.73%) Microsoft
14 17 (20.73%) ISDN
14 17 (20.73%) 4G
15 16 (19.51%) PSTN
15 16 (19.51%) ATM
16 15 (18.29%) Windows NT
16 15 (18.29%) Windows 2000
16 15 (18.29%) Oracle
16 15 (18.29%) VoIP
17 14 (17.07%) SQL
17 14 (17.07%) Defect Management
17 14 (17.07%) VoLTE
17 14 (17.07%) Diameter Protocol
17 14 (17.07%) VoWiFi
17 14 (17.07%) Wireshark

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 46 (56.10%) GPRS
3 43 (52.44%) LTE
4 31 (37.80%) WCDMA
5 25 (30.49%) CDMA
6 23 (28.05%) 3GPP
7 19 (23.17%) SS7
8 18 (21.95%) 3G
9 17 (20.73%) 4G
9 17 (20.73%) ISDN
10 16 (19.51%) ATM
10 16 (19.51%) PSTN
11 15 (18.29%) VoIP
12 14 (17.07%) Diameter Protocol
12 14 (17.07%) VoLTE
12 14 (17.07%) VoWiFi
12 14 (17.07%) Wireshark
13 13 (15.85%) 2G
14 12 (14.63%) GGSN
14 12 (14.63%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.54%) Big Data
1 7 (8.54%) Oracle Database
2 2 (2.44%) HBase
2 2 (2.44%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 6 (7.32%) eggPlant
2 2 (2.44%) Cucumber
2 2 (2.44%) JIRA
2 2 (2.44%) JMeter
2 2 (2.44%) Maven
2 2 (2.44%) NetBeans
2 2 (2.44%) SpecFlow
2 2 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.22%) CppUnit
3 1 (1.22%) GCC
3 1 (1.22%) GDB
3 1 (1.22%) Subversion
3 1 (1.22%) Trac
General
1 64 (78.05%) Telecoms
2 9 (10.98%) Billing
3 4 (4.88%) Finance
4 3 (3.66%) Advertising
5 1 (1.22%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.22%) Banking
5 1 (1.22%) Electronics
5 1 (1.22%) French Language
5 1 (1.22%) Marketing
5 1 (1.22%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 17 (20.73%) Network Engineer
2 16 (19.51%) Core Network Engineer
3 10 (12.20%) Software Engineer
3 10 (12.20%) Test Engineer
4 9 (10.98%) Test Leader
5 8 (9.76%) Integration Engineer
5 8 (9.76%) Support Engineer
5 8 (9.76%) Technical Engineer
5 8 (9.76%) Test and Integration Engineer
6 7 (8.54%) Senior Software Engineer
6 7 (8.54%) Technical Support
6 7 (8.54%) Technical Support Engineer
6 7 (8.54%) VoLTE Engineer
7 6 (7.32%) Mobile Engineer
8 4 (4.88%) Analyst
8 4 (4.88%) Communications Specialist
8 4 (4.88%) Engineering Manager
8 4 (4.88%) Network Analyst
8 4 (4.88%) Test Analyst
8 4 (4.88%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (9.76%) .NET
1 8 (9.76%) LINQ
1 8 (9.76%) WPF
2 4 (4.88%) SOAP
2 4 (4.88%) Spring
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%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 1 (1.22%) CSS
3 1 (1.22%) HTML
3 1 (1.22%) HTML5
3 1 (1.22%) jQuery
3 1 (1.22%) STL
3 1 (1.22%) Velocity
3 1 (1.22%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.54%) Computer Science
2 6 (7.32%) Management Information System
3 4 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.88%) Handset
4 2 (2.44%) Smart Meter
5 1 (1.22%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.22%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.22%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.22%) Physics
5 1 (1.22%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.22%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 25 (30.49%) Windows
2 24 (29.27%) Unix
3 15 (18.29%) Windows 2000
3 15 (18.29%) Windows NT
4 7 (8.54%) Solaris
5 5 (6.10%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (23.17%) Presales
2 14 (17.07%) Defect Management
3 13 (15.85%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (13.41%) Mentoring
4 11 (13.41%) Test Planning
5 10 (12.20%) Software Engineering
6 9 (10.98%) BDD
6 9 (10.98%) User Acceptance Testing
7 8 (9.76%) Network Optimisation
7 8 (9.76%) Project Management
7 8 (9.76%) Service Delivery
8 7 (8.54%) Integration Acceptance Testing
8 7 (8.54%) Validation
9 6 (7.32%) Demand Management
9 6 (7.32%) Risk Assessment
10 5 (6.10%) Analytics
10 5 (6.10%) Line Management
10 5 (6.10%) Scrum
11 4 (4.88%) Business Development
11 4 (4.88%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (17.07%) SQL
2 9 (10.98%) C#
3 7 (8.54%) Java
4 4 (4.88%) Bash Shell
4 4 (4.88%) C++
5 2 (2.44%) Python
5 2 (2.44%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.22%) C
6 1 (1.22%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.22%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 26 (31.71%) Degree
2 13 (15.85%) ISEB
2 13 (15.85%) ISTQB
3 11 (13.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (3.66%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.54%) SLA
2 4 (4.88%) QA
Vendors
1 22 (26.83%) Sybase
2 20 (24.39%) Huawei
3 17 (20.73%) Microsoft
4 15 (18.29%) Oracle
5 13 (15.85%) HP
5 13 (15.85%) Nokia
6 6 (7.32%) Ericsson
7 5 (6.10%) Cisco
8 4 (4.88%) Alcatel-Lucent
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%) Nokia Networks
10 1 (1.22%) Sitecore
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