Period
to 18 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for HSPA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited HSPA over the 6 months to 18 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

High Speed Packet Access (HSPA)
UK > England
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1161 1158 1241
Rank change year-on-year -3 +83 +17
Permanent jobs citing HSPA 1 8 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.001% 0.005% 0.007%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.004% 0.028% 0.043%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 14
England median annual salary - £55,000 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +80.33% -18.67%
UK median annual salary - £55,000 £30,500
% change year-on-year - +80.33% -18.67%

HSPA is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 25,091 28,347 32,696
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 15.40% 16.94% 16.77%
Number of salaries quoted 20,465 23,206 27,356
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £71,250
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

HSPA
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing HSPA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for HSPA in England

HSPA
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing HSPA in England.

Salary trend for HSPA in England

HSPA
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HSPA within the England region over the 6 months to 18 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
East of England +10 1 - -
HSPA
UK

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, IT jobs citing HSPA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for HSPA.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) STL
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) ClearCase
1 1 (100.00%) 3GPP
1 1 (100.00%) WLAN
1 1 (100.00%) WCDMA
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (100.00%) SNMP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Sun
1 1 (100.00%) IPv4
1 1 (100.00%) IPv6
1 1 (100.00%) Tcl
1 1 (100.00%) 802.11
1 1 (100.00%) VxWorks
1 1 (100.00%) RTCP
1 1 (100.00%) RTP
1 1 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 1 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) IPsec
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics

HSPA
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 1 (100.00%) 3GPP
1 1 (100.00%) 5G
1 1 (100.00%) 802.11
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (100.00%) IPsec
1 1 (100.00%) IPv4
1 1 (100.00%) IPv6
1 1 (100.00%) LTE
1 1 (100.00%) NAS
1 1 (100.00%) RTCP
1 1 (100.00%) RTP
1 1 (100.00%) SNMP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) WCDMA
1 1 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) Wireshark
1 1 (100.00%) WLAN
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) ClearCase
1 1 (100.00%) LabVIEW
General
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Development Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Test Development Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) 802.1X
1 1 (100.00%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Sun