Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for UMTS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited UMTS over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Universal Mobile Telecommunications System (UMTS)
UK > England
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1089 1143 1206
Rank change year-on-year +54 +63 -115
Permanent jobs citing UMTS 74 64 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.044% 0.036% 0.041%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.28% 0.21% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 62 40 76
England median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% -2.70% -7.50%
10th Percentile £37,750 £32,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,500 £92,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.53% - -5.00%

UMTS 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 26531 30402 34594
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 15.72% 17.03% 16.81%
Number of salaries quoted 21596 25068 28794
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £72,000
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for UMTS in England

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Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for UMTS in England

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Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing UMTS in England over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for UMTS in England

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Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing UMTS within the England region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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
South East +67 61 £52,500 +9.38% 4
London +4 6 £55,000 +27.91%
North West - 6 £52,500 -
North of England - 6 £52,500 -
South West +18 1 £37,500 -5.06%
UMTS
UK

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, 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 across the England region with a requirement for UMTS.

1 68 (91.89%) GSM
2 66 (89.19%) LTE
3 63 (85.14%) Telecoms
4 55 (74.32%) Software Engineering
5 50 (67.57%) Linux
6 43 (58.11%) Cisco
7 35 (47.30%) Wireshark
8 33 (44.59%) Subversion
8 33 (44.59%) Diameter Protocol
9 32 (43.24%) RANAP
9 32 (43.24%) C++
10 28 (37.84%) GCC
11 27 (36.49%) Multithreading
12 26 (35.14%) Boost C++ Libraries
12 26 (35.14%) STL
12 26 (35.14%) OO
12 26 (35.14%) PBX
12 26 (35.14%) RTP
12 26 (35.14%) GDB
12 26 (35.14%) Asterisk PBX
12 26 (35.14%) Trac
12 26 (35.14%) Cross-Platform Development
13 25 (33.78%) MGW
13 25 (33.78%) SGSN
14 24 (32.43%) GGSN
15 21 (28.38%) VoIP
16 17 (22.97%) M3UA
16 17 (22.97%) Bash Shell
16 17 (22.97%) VPN
16 17 (22.97%) Python

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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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.35%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 68 (91.89%) GSM
2 66 (89.19%) LTE
3 35 (47.30%) Wireshark
4 33 (44.59%) Diameter Protocol
5 32 (43.24%) RANAP
6 26 (35.14%) Asterisk PBX
6 26 (35.14%) PBX
6 26 (35.14%) RTP
7 25 (33.78%) MGW
7 25 (33.78%) SGSN
8 24 (32.43%) GGSN
9 21 (28.38%) VoIP
10 17 (22.97%) IPsec
10 17 (22.97%) M3UA
10 17 (22.97%) SCCP
10 17 (22.97%) SCTP
10 17 (22.97%) TCAP
10 17 (22.97%) VPN
11 10 (13.51%) GPRS
12 7 (9.46%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.70%) Big Data
1 2 (2.70%) Hadoop
2 1 (1.35%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (1.35%) HBase
2 1 (1.35%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.35%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.35%) Redis
2 1 (1.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 33 (44.59%) Subversion
2 28 (37.84%) GCC
3 26 (35.14%) GDB
3 26 (35.14%) Trac
4 2 (2.70%) Maven
5 1 (1.35%) JIRA
5 1 (1.35%) NetBeans
General
1 63 (85.14%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.35%) Billing
2 1 (1.35%) Electronics
2 1 (1.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 46 (62.16%) Telecoms Engineer
2 34 (45.95%) Software Engineer
3 26 (35.14%) C++ Software Engineer
4 22 (29.73%) Core Network Engineer
4 22 (29.73%) Network Engineer
5 21 (28.38%) Telecoms Software Engineer
6 13 (17.57%) Linux Engineer
7 11 (14.86%) Support Engineer
7 11 (14.86%) Telecoms Support Engineer
8 7 (9.46%) Developer
8 7 (9.46%) Senior Telecoms Engineer
9 6 (8.11%) C Developer
9 6 (8.11%) Embedded C Developer
9 6 (8.11%) Embedded Software Developer
9 6 (8.11%) Lead Software Developer
9 6 (8.11%) Senior Solutions Architect
9 6 (8.11%) Senior Systems Architect
9 6 (8.11%) Senior Systems Engineer
9 6 (8.11%) Systems Architect
9 6 (8.11%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (35.14%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 26 (35.14%) STL
2 2 (2.70%) Kafka
2 2 (2.70%) Spring
3 1 (1.35%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.16%) Computer Science
2 6 (8.11%) CAN bus
3 5 (6.76%) Algorithms
3 5 (6.76%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (2.70%) Handset
5 1 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.35%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 50 (67.57%) Linux
2 2 (2.70%) CentOS
3 1 (1.35%) Android
3 1 (1.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (74.32%) Software Engineering
2 27 (36.49%) Multithreading
3 26 (35.14%) Cross-Platform Development
3 26 (35.14%) OO
4 6 (8.11%) Network Architecture
4 6 (8.11%) Presales
4 6 (8.11%) Telematics
5 5 (6.76%) OOP
6 4 (5.41%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (5.41%) Network Optimisation
6 4 (5.41%) Radio Network Optimisation
7 3 (4.05%) Scrum
8 2 (2.70%) Kanban
9 1 (1.35%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (1.35%) CRM
9 1 (1.35%) Customer-Centricity
9 1 (1.35%) eTOM
9 1 (1.35%) Test Management
9 1 (1.35%) Unit Testing
9 1 (1.35%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 32 (43.24%) C++
2 17 (22.97%) Bash Shell
2 17 (22.97%) Perl
2 17 (22.97%) Python
3 16 (21.62%) C
4 11 (14.86%) Embedded C
5 6 (8.11%) ANSI C
5 6 (8.11%) Shell Script
6 4 (5.41%) Java
7 3 (4.05%) SQL
8 1 (1.35%) C#
8 1 (1.35%) Scala
Qualifications
1 13 (17.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.05%) QA
2 2 (2.70%) MISRA
2 2 (2.70%) MISRA C
System Software
1 6 (8.11%) Firmware
2 1 (1.35%) Docker
Vendors
1 43 (58.11%) Cisco
2 4 (5.41%) Actix
2 4 (5.41%) Mapinfo
3 2 (2.70%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.35%) Vertica