The table below looks at the statistics for UMTS skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UMTS over the 3 months to 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Universal Mobile Telecommunications System (UMTS)
Rank - 195 202
Permanent jobs citing UMTS 0 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.022% 0.060%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.14% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Average salary - £45,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +66.66%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-7.21% +2.10%
UMTS
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Communications & Networking Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
810 713 843
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.41% 15.49% 17.00%
Number of salaries quoted 696 590 718
Average salary £36,750 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.00% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

UMTS
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing UMTS across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

UMTS Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

UMTS
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing UMTS across the West Midlands region.

UMTS Salary Trend in the West Midlands

UMTS
Top 18 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing UMTS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited UMTS.

1 3 (100.00%) MS Office
1 3 (100.00%) HNC
1 3 (100.00%) HND
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (100.00%) GSM
1 3 (100.00%) SLA
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) eTOM
1 3 (100.00%) Business Development
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) WFM
1 3 (100.00%) Resource Management
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Management
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (100.00%) People Management

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Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing UMTS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited UMTS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Office
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) GSM
General
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Head of Operations
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) eTOM
1 3 (100.00%) Business Development
1 3 (100.00%) WFM
1 3 (100.00%) Resource Management
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Management
1 3 (100.00%) People Management
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) HNC
1 3 (100.00%) HND
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft